Archive for January, 2012

Guest Artist: Clay Heart Tags by Monica Sabolla Gruppo

Monday, January 30th, 2012

We are excited to welcome guest artist Monica Sabolla Gruppo to Somerset Place! Today, she teaches us how to create bright handmade clay tags to tie together your gift bags and packaging projects.   Materials White clay Rolling pin Chopping board Cookie cutters Barbecue skewer Acrylic paint (red and white) Heart- shaped rubber stamp Divine […]

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We are excited to welcome guest artist Monica Sabolla Gruppo to Somerset Place! Today, she teaches us how to create bright handmade clay tags to tie together your gift bags and packaging projects.   Materials White clay Rolling pin Chopping board Cookie cutters Barbecue skewer Acrylic paint (red and white) Heart- shaped rubber stamp Divine […]

Pinterest Color Challenge: Chartreuse

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

Hello, my name is Elysa, and I am addicted to Pinterest. Luckily, my obsession hasn’t warranted any sort of intervention–yet. Pinterest is a virtual pinboard for you to curate, organize, and share photographs that you find beautiful and inspiring. If you aren’t already a Pinner, I’m confident that words like “Repin” and “Boards” will soon […]

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Hello, my name is Elysa, and I am addicted to Pinterest. Luckily, my obsession hasn’t warranted any sort of intervention–yet. Pinterest is a virtual pinboard for you to curate, organize, and share photographs that you find beautiful and inspiring. If you aren’t already a Pinner, I’m confident that words like “Repin” and “Boards” will soon […]

Perfectly Grungy Heart Pouches

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

Roses are red, violets are blue, these gift bags are sweet, and can be created by you! Whip up these treat bags for a classroom valentines exchange, bring them to brunch for your closest girlfriends, or tuck one into your daughter’s backpack for a sweet Valentine’s surprise. Just promise you won’t eat all of the […]

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Roses are red, violets are blue, these gift bags are sweet, and can be created by you! Whip up these treat bags for a classroom valentines exchange, bring them to brunch for your closest girlfriends, or tuck one into your daughter’s backpack for a sweet Valentine’s surprise. Just promise you won’t eat all of the […]

Inspire with Instagram!

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

  Stampington is hooked on the newest trend in digital photo-sharing! Instagram is an app available for your iPhone that allows you to follow photo feeds of your friends and fellow creatives. Even if you don’t have an iPhone, you’ll still be able to see our photos via Twitter.  We’ll be capturing art selections, new […]

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  Stampington is hooked on the newest trend in digital photo-sharing! Instagram is an app available for your iPhone that allows you to follow photo feeds of your friends and fellow creatives. Even if you don’t have an iPhone, you’ll still be able to see our photos via Twitter.  We’ll be capturing art selections, new […]

DIY Daily Journal Calendar by Vanessa Spencer

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

Imagine if you were able to look back in five years’ time and see what you did on any given day! This project provides an artful way to record memories, whether it’s a big event like a wedding or simply a quiet outing to your favorite park. Inspired by a calendar journal project that was […]

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Imagine if you were able to look back in five years’ time and see what you did on any given day! This project provides an artful way to record memories, whether it’s a big event like a wedding or simply a quiet outing to your favorite park. Inspired by a calendar journal project that was […]

A Glimpse Inside…

Friday, January 13th, 2012

Kick off your shoes, pull up a chair, and indulge in a sneak peek of the inspiring artwork within our January issues on your well deserved break! Every month, Somerset Place will provide a special glimpse inside the magazines that are currently on newsstands. If you like what you see, enter this exclusive discount code […]

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Kick off your shoes, pull up a chair, and indulge in a sneak peek of the inspiring artwork within our January issues on your well deserved break! Every month, Somerset Place will provide a special glimpse inside the magazines that are currently on newsstands. If you like what you see, enter this exclusive discount code […]

Get 2012 off to a Creative Start!

Thursday, January 5th, 2012

Celebrate the New Year by making one resolution that you will actually ENJOY sticking to! Whether you are looking to refine a skill or begin an entirely new art form, resolve to do it now. Do you keep a collection of train tickets and movie passes with the intention of (eventually) creating a scrapbook? Want […]

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Celebrate the New Year by making one resolution that you will actually ENJOY sticking to! Whether you are looking to refine a skill or begin an entirely new art form, resolve to do it now. Do you keep a collection of train tickets and movie passes with the intention of (eventually) creating a scrapbook? Want […]