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Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
New Class with BPC – Artful Words!

Hi dear crafty friends! I’m so excited and proud to announce my New Class with BPC – Artful Words! This amazing class is all about letters, words and texts and how we can use them in mixed media projects especially art journal pages.     New Class with BPC – Artful Words! If you want to learn more about this class, what you can learn and how to take it go to Big Picture Classes website and find out! I encourage you to sign up for the free trial they have on the site for new members. It’s a great opportunity to check out all the classes this website can offer you! My class is full of amazing photos, video tutorials and of course lots of tips and ideas in every lesson. you will definitely don’t want to miss this!  Here are a few sneak peeks of some of the projects we create in the Artful Words Class!     …

Sunday, January 28th, 2018
New Class – Altered Steampunk Box

Hi dear crafty friends! Today I’m sharing some really exciting news! The VIP Room is hosting a New Class – Altered Steampunk Box. This amazing class is taught by the talented Olga Heldwein, an incredible designer an artist with 13@rts and former designer for Graphic 45. New Class – Altered Steampunk Box This class has a full step by step video tutorial that shows you all the materials and techniques Olga is using to create the unique effects and embellishments on this box. Olga is showing you all the secrets and holds nothing back. If you have always wanted to know how to create these amazing boxes with that 3D look and shiny finish you don’t want to miss this class. Olga is also offers a huge giveaway box filled with 13Arts products!! The class is available in the VIP Room. When you join the VIP Room you get access to this class as well as ALL the video tutorials, …

Friday, January 26th, 2018
New Class – Go Girl Mini Album

Hi dear crafty friends! I’m so thrilled to announce a New Class – Go Girl Mini Album. I’m going to teach this class all through 2018 so you can start inviting me!     New Class – Go Girl Mini Album Today I taught this class foe the first time and it was so much fun! This interactive mini album is created with the Fabulous collection by Authentique and is packed with so many moving parts. There are amazing flaps, surprising inserts and secret pockets that are all embellished with the stickers and cutouts of the collection.       The mini album is made from scratch including the cover and can hold more than 50 photos. it’s be an amazing gift for a fabulous girl or woman or a great “house” for your photos.  If you own a store or a workshop space contact me to find more details on this class. Have you Joined the VIP Room? Where every month …

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
Photo Cover for Studio 75

Hi dear crafty friends! Today I have an exciting announcement. I was invited to join the Studio 75 blog. Studio 75 have amazing double sided papers for any scrapbooking or paper craft you can think of. Today I’m sharing my first DT project Photo Cover for Studio 75.     I created with the Lavender Morning collection. It is a purple and turquoise colors collection with touches of green and lavender.   I made this photo frame on a thin canvas and added a hook on the back to hang it on the wall. I used layers of papers and some chipboard pieces to give them height. Then I added flowers and die cut shapes to add more interest and dimension.         This fun project can be used in different capacities. If you create it on a hard canvas you can add a photo and hang it on the wall. If you just create it on paper it can be …

Sunday, January 21st, 2018
My Top 3: Art Journaling Page Ideas

Hi dear crafty friends! You might be surprised to hear this but even I get stuck or uninspired. I always have my art journal near by and I really love creating pages but even I sometimes stare at a blank page with no ideas. So today on My Top 3: Art Journaling Page Ideas.       My Top 3: Art Journaling Page Ideas These 3 ideas are always a good starting point when I have no ideas… 1. A quote Find inspiration in a favorite quote. I go online and do a search with a keyword I like and the word quotes. Then I get a list of great quotes with that word and at that point usually an idea will come to my mind. A quote is a great way to get inspiration not just for the text of the page but also for the design. For example the quote: Home is where the heart is inspires me …

Friday, January 19th, 2018
Cards Set Box. Scrap & Craft DT

Hi dear crafty friends! Today I want to share a quick and easy project: Cards Set Box. Scrap & Craft DT. This is a great project to create as a gift or as a stash of cards made in advance for any occasion you might need.     Cards Set Box. Scrap & Craft DT To create this project I used the wonderful double sided cardstock by Craft & You papers. I also used some chipboard and flowers to embellish the cards and the top of the box. To add a little drama I used 13@rts His & Hers black butterflies and words stickers. They were perfect for this project.       The fun thing about this project is that you can create cards with different papers for different occasions and you can leave the cards empty without any sentiments and only add them when you need to use the card. This way you’ll always match the sentiment to the occasion.  Products …

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
Love Notes Mini Album with Graphic 45

Hi dear crafty friends! Time is flying so fast it’s almost Valentine’s Day. So today I want to share a Love Notes Mini Album with Graphic 45. It’s a fast project you can make for someone special as a card and a gift!     Love Notes Mini Album with Graphic 45 1. Use six ATC envelopes to create the pages of the mini album.     2. Punch a hole on the closed side of each envelope and bind with a ring.     3. Embellish each envelope with Valentine’s day themed papers.     4. Add a tag to each envelope. Write your gift on the tag. For example: home cooked dinner, massage etc.     5. Embellish the ring with ribbons.     Here are some suggestions for the envelope embellishments. Cut elements from the paper and use as embellishments or use stickers, stamps and ribbons.       This Love Notes Mini Album with Graphic 45 is really easy and fun …

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