Tag archive for : gears

Hello dear friends!!  It’s Kathy Mosher back with another layout of the grandsons and my son-in-law and a fun grungy, steampunky layout.  I haven’t done one of these in a while, and this one was really fun, as a special thanks for these young men in my life and all the joy they bring me Read more ..

 Jennifer Snyder here showcasing how cool shakers can be when added to a canvas. It’s simple to make your own home decor mixed media piece.   While this looks complex and difficult,  I think the hardest part was letting the pieces dry. Scroll down and I’ll tell you how easy this was to make using Read more ..

Good morning! I am so excited to be back on the team here at Creative Embellishments and working with some of the most talented people I have ever met! My first project was lots of fun to create…. I started with the 7 Dots garden Party papers then covered the bottom and top sheet with Read more ..

Happy Halloween Creative Embellishments Fans! Sarah here today to share an Altered Toy Pop Gun with you that would be the perfect accessory to a Steampunk-Inspired Halloween Costume! I started off with a cheap plastic foam-dart gun from the dollar store – it was originally fluorescent orange and green – and added several different sizes Read more ..

Hi everyone!  I’m really excited today to share with you another layout featuring my youngest grandson Cameron discovering how to use his Cub Scout knife and learning how to whittle wood.  You can tell by the photos that he is a very serious child.  I tried to depict that the glider was pulling him to new Read more ..

A HUGE THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PLAY ALONG WITH OUR MONTHLY CHALLENGES! AND THE WINNER IS………. Congratulations, June!! Please email me to claim your prize at nicolle@creativeembellishments.com.   Well another month has flown by and we are ready for another challenge. I hope everyone is having a good summer or winter depending on where Read more ..

Hi Bev here today at Creative Embellishments.  I am sharing a random photo of my only Grand Son, Jake. Being the only boy I like to play a bit more to create pages that don’t have flowers and frilly lace like all the girls pages. To start the base I sized down white cardstock inside Read more ..

Maggi here to share a fun Steampunk Journal that I made for a guy friend using my favorite Steampunk chippies, chipboard gears and clocks.  CE has a great selection, be sure to check it out! To create the rusty look on the gears, I heat embossed them with Emerald Creek Allure Powder in Oil Rubbed Bronze, Read more ..

Good morning! I do not create altered items very often but when I do I LOVE it!  I can use my imagination and create something fun! So for this project I started with an flat bottom light bulb and started to alter it. I started with a layer of gesso, then applied a layer of Read more ..

Hello there! I wanted to create something with an organic look so I took cinnamon , straw and pretty chipboard to create the next tags. I applied gesso with a sponge over the two tags from the Tag Album .  I gave textures with the Distressed Circle Stencil and Modeling Paste then I adhered pieces Read more ..

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