Hey everyone, welcome back! I'm so excited to join Altenew for the October 2019 Metallic Watercolor Pan Set Release (ALT) and Blog Hop! You have come a long way to my blog, and I hope my crafty friends have inspired you with their amazing projects! Thanks so much to my blog hop neighbor, Svitlana Shayevich … Continue reading Altenew Metallic Watercolor 14 Pan Set Release Blog Hop + Giveaway + Video
If you are even slightly thinking of taking an Altenew Academy class...I would highly recommend the Zentangle for Cardmakers class. It is six days of incredible and easy to follow lessons. It has changed my perspective on many of my stamps by adding hand drawn elements. And of course, it's all about the zen; trust … Continue reading Zentangle Finale.
Hi everyone, happy Friday eve! I just finished the homework for day four of the Zentangle for Cardmakers over at Altenew Academy. Let me tell you...this was very difficult for me. This card is the final version of MANY drafts I worked through. In the class example, Amber (@notableink) showed us the Vega tangle on … Continue reading Vega and ‘Nzeppel.
Hi everyone, happy new week! I wanted to share my Color Throwdown submission for this week and share with you all my thought process as I'm learning more about experimenting with color. The palette generated from the inspiration image is rust, purple, white, and grey. I coupled a Broach stamp from Anthony's Paper Craft with … Continue reading Happy Accidents and Color Throwdown #531.
Hi everyone, happy Friday! I am so excited to be a part of class over at the Altenew Academy. I registered for the Zentangle for Cardmakers class immediately after the free All About Layering 3 class. I was so drawn to this lesson because I have never seen such a unique merge of techniques--papercraft and … Continue reading Aura.
Hi everyone, welcome back! This week's Color Throwdown Challenge was another difficult one for me. I've mentioned in other posts my difficulty with yellow and orange. I turned to the Altenew Simple Fruits stamp set again to make something a little more true to color. I really like the way this card turned out. I … Continue reading Color Throwdown #529.
Hi everyone and welcome back! On insta (@jaycee.gaspar) many of my crafty friends have been making these wonderful ink blended backgrounds using an array of inks. The trend I've been seeing on my feed are these wonderful soft pinks to yellows. I wanted to revisit another stamp set from Altenew called Way Too Sweet and … Continue reading A Day Sprinkled with Fun.