Tag archive for : marilyn rivera

Hello everyone! I just came back from Lima, Peru where I was teaching mixed media-scrapbooking classes. The last day Sunday, I had a steampunk album class using Creative Embellishments chipboards, and a stencil with Graphic 45 papers. I share with you the project and also a few photos of the event. I covered all the Read more ..

Hi everyone! Marilyn here with you today sharing an altered project using the fabulous Creative Embellishments product. Let’s take a look… I applied gesso to the largest of the Clipboard Set, next I adhered and covered with  lace the board. I mixed gel medium with mini art stones to apply to the top part.  I Read more ..

Hi everyone! It’s Marilyn here to share with you a shabby chic layout that I created with a vintage look. This time I wanted to use the chipboard as they are so I didn’t give any treatment to them. I use the beautiful Intricate Circle Frame to enhance the pretty photo. But before, I added Read more ..

Hi there! It’s Marilyn here to share with you  a Shabby Chic card and a tag . I went crazy with the heart stencil and gave a lot of textured hearts on the background, let’s take a look… I cut a 5 1/2″ by 4 1/2 piece of paper for the card and for the Read more ..

Hi there! It’s Marilyn here with an altered box today. I love wings, hearts and incorporated both in this box , lets take a look… I bought this box  in Dollar Tree. The first thing that I did was covering with this pretty paper by Lemoncraft. Then I wanted to give textures and I used Read more ..

Hello everyone!! Since I saw this paint palette chipboard I wanted to work with it and finally I did it . I didn’t want it with many bright colors as the traditional paint palettes are, instead I made it with soft colors and with a shabby chic look. I started my project applying a coat 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 ..

Hello!  It’s Marilyn here with you today to share a mixed media canvas. I started giving a coat of gesso to all the canvas, then I added textures with the Crackled Brick Stencil and modeling paste. I also gave a coat of gesso to all the chipboards, like the Doily Frame and the Layered Wings. Read more ..

Hi there! It’s Marilyn here to share with you an altered box that I created using a dollar box and  the beautiful chipboards, stencil, stamps by Creative Embellishments. I covered the box with papers by Maja Design, then with the Circle Bokeh Stencil and modeling paste I gave textures on the lid and on the Read more ..

It is so cold here that I needed to make something with a Spring look so I created this canvas with flowers, butterfly and bright color. I started giving textures with the Crackle Brick stencil and modeling paste to the canvas. I adhered the Grunge Heart Corner to the right top of the canvas with Read more ..