Archive for March, 2012

Paper, Ink, and the Words of Hafiz by Guest Artist Christine Mason Miller

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

The Somerset Place Guest Artist series continues as Christine Mason Miller shares her inspiring experience infusing poetry with art on the beach of Big Sur. I am often asked what inspires me.  Where do I look for inspiration, how do I find it? While my usual response is an explanation of how I am always […]

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The Somerset Place Guest Artist series continues as Christine Mason Miller shares her inspiring experience infusing poetry with art on the beach of Big Sur. I am often asked what inspires me.  Where do I look for inspiration, how do I find it? While my usual response is an explanation of how I am always […]

Distress a Crate with a Vintage Whitewashing Technique!

Monday, March 26th, 2012

Our Shoppe Manager and crafting queen extraordinaire Vanessa Spencer joins us on the blog to share a story about her latest DIY creation. While working at Stampington, my co-worker Johanna Love and I have become very good friends. With my family living in Australia, I feel lucky to have someone here that is like another […]

Sarah DIYHow-To

Our Shoppe Manager and crafting queen extraordinaire Vanessa Spencer joins us on the blog to share a story about her latest DIY creation. While working at Stampington, my co-worker Johanna Love and I have become very good friends. With my family living in Australia, I feel lucky to have someone here that is like another […]

Stampington Presents The InstaGrammys!

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012

I’m not talking about Lady Antebellum or Foster the People (although both are on my crafting playlist) but rather our collection of Instagram photos that we’ve been snapping around the office. Check out some of the very best snapshots from our photo file! Top row (left – right): Soaring with stamps; shoe fashion at CHA; […]

Sarah Get Tech-Savvy

I’m not talking about Lady Antebellum or Foster the People (although both are on my crafting playlist) but rather our collection of Instagram photos that we’ve been snapping around the office. Check out some of the very best snapshots from our photo file! Top row (left – right): Soaring with stamps; shoe fashion at CHA; […]

15 Art Journaling Prompts from Guest Artist Traci Bautista!

Monday, March 19th, 2012

We are thrilled to have Traci Bautista stopping by Somerset Place on her blog tour for her new book, Doodles Unleashed! Read on to learn about her passion for incorporating a variety of media and handwritten techniques into her art journaling process. I was able to share my story, inspirations, and recent artwork in an […]

Sarah Guest Artist ,

We are thrilled to have Traci Bautista stopping by Somerset Place on her blog tour for her new book, Doodles Unleashed! Read on to learn about her passion for incorporating a variety of media and handwritten techniques into her art journaling process. I was able to share my story, inspirations, and recent artwork in an […]

Baggy Book DIY to Store Ephemera Treasures!

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

Are you guilty of stashing away theatre tickets, tour passes, and other miscellaneous souvenirs with the intention of eventually doing something with them, only to find these long lost tokens at the bottom of your purse a year later? Don’t worry, we’ve all been there. This album project includes plenty of extra pockets to artfully […]

Sarah DIYHow-To

Are you guilty of stashing away theatre tickets, tour passes, and other miscellaneous souvenirs with the intention of eventually doing something with them, only to find these long lost tokens at the bottom of your purse a year later? Don’t worry, we’ve all been there. This album project includes plenty of extra pockets to artfully […]