Tag archive for : mixed media

“Be Free” Mother nature is so amazing, I am always excited when we find new creatures in our gardens. This year we were lucky enough to find a sphinx moth fresh out of it’s chrysalis. Normally we end up with  silk moths but never a sphinx. So this was a big find for the kids. Read more ..

Hello everyone! Marilyn here with you today sharing a mixed media tag that I created with the fabulous Creative Embellishments products. Let’s take a look… I painted the large tag with acrylic paint then I stamped randomly with the Distressed Text Stamp and a permanent ink.   I adhered the Flourish Corner 4,   Fairies Read more ..

Hi everyone! Marilyn here with you today.  I made this Shabby Chic Journal cover for my daughter. I painted in blue and pink colors that are her favorites. Let take a look… I applied gesso to the Out of the World frame then I painted with white acrylic paint and let it dry. Meanwhile I covered the journal Read more ..

As we say goodbye to summer and usher in the new season with its cooler weather, I decided to share two separate projects I created recently using some fabulous products by Creative Embellishments. 😀 First up, I created a four ATC set for a trade partner I met through a facebook group. Since all 4 Read more ..

Lately, I’ve been having so much fun creating and swapping pocket letters with others across the US. So, for today’s Creative Embellishments post, I incorporated elements from our September Challenge. I decided to create a Back to School themed PL for my trade partner since I was inspired by the letters, numbers, and colors in this this Read more ..

Hello everyone!! I  share with you today two Shabby Chic- Mixed Media cards with the pretty Creative Embellishments chipboards and the lovely papers from Studio 75. I chose the beautiful Butterflies Set of three and combined with the Gorgeous Small Border Word Set. I prime the butterfly with gesso then I painted with white acrylic paint Read more ..

Hi everyone, France here with you today, and I am having fun playing with the new french chippies. It’s the summer, so beach pages are my go to place at the moment. Let me walk thru my process to build this page: I often use patterned papers to start my backgrounds, for this page I Read more ..

For today’s project, I created another fun altered Loaded Envelope for a swap. Creative Embellishments’ laser cut chipboard, wood veneer, rubber stamps, stencils, and flair buttons are perfect for creating fun and dimensional pieces for LE’s! They fun to alter and hold up to wet and dry mediums beautifully. to start out, I created the Read more ..

THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED THIS MONTH! I LOVE SEEING HOW EVERYONE IS INSPIRED AND ALL THE AMAZING PROJECTS THAT ARE ENTERED. AND THE WINNER IS…………………………………………………………………………………   CARRIE WILLIAMS CONGRATULATIONS!!! Please email me to claim your prize at nicolle@creativeembellishments.com. Happy July!!!! I hope everyone is enjoying their summer so far. It’s been a rainy Read more ..

Hello, crafty friends! Nadine here today with a mixed media card I created for a friend who loves dress forms. On the background, I used some old music note paper and Rinea Foiled Paper, some gesso, and some blue and brown color mists. Then layered up with a doily, lace, flowers and chipboard pieces. I Read more ..

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