Posta Romana: Free Postage Ephemera Downloads

Monday, April 28th, 2014

Whether your project is traveling across the globe or just a few short steps into the hands of a friend, these magnificent free postage ephemera images, will add a touch of culture to your work. From the Posta Romana collection, these miniature masterpieces feature exquisite paintings by some of the masters, like Gonzales Coques, Frans […]

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Whether your project is traveling across the globe or just a few short steps into the hands of a friend, these magnificent free postage ephemera images, will add a touch of culture to your work. From the Posta Romana collection, these miniature masterpieces feature exquisite paintings by some of the masters, like Gonzales Coques, Frans […]

Delicately Stitched Envelopes Just in Time for Easter and Mother’s Day

Friday, April 18th, 2014

  “Over the years, I have collected many and various pieces of vintage papers, tickets, labels, sewing patterns, etc. The muted, soft colors and textures are so pleasing, and I enjoy the history and the stories these little pieces of very worn and torn paper can tell.” ~Mixed-media artist Viv Sliwka; Click here to read […]

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  “Over the years, I have collected many and various pieces of vintage papers, tickets, labels, sewing patterns, etc. The muted, soft colors and textures are so pleasing, and I enjoy the history and the stories these little pieces of very worn and torn paper can tell.” ~Mixed-media artist Viv Sliwka; Click here to read […]

Free Ephemera Download: Ladies Lavished in Color

Monday, April 7th, 2014

From patterned scarves to textured skirts, these lovely ladies are adorned in color and ready to grace the pages of your next paper crafting or digital project. Use on the front of a card to tell a friend “hello” or add to a digital collage for feminine flair – the possibilities are endless when you […]

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From patterned scarves to textured skirts, these lovely ladies are adorned in color and ready to grace the pages of your next paper crafting or digital project. Use on the front of a card to tell a friend “hello” or add to a digital collage for feminine flair – the possibilities are endless when you […]

Free Article Download: Teacup Succulents Project

Monday, March 24th, 2014

Using repurposed teacups, decorative polka-dot tape, and a few small succulents, Shoppe Manager Vanessa Spencer creates this simple and inexpensive project. Rest them on a windowsill or place outside for an interesting décor piece that’s sure to revive and refresh an otherwise ordinary space. Click here to download this free article to learn how to recreate […]

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Using repurposed teacups, decorative polka-dot tape, and a few small succulents, Shoppe Manager Vanessa Spencer creates this simple and inexpensive project. Rest them on a windowsill or place outside for an interesting décor piece that’s sure to revive and refresh an otherwise ordinary space. Click here to download this free article to learn how to recreate […]

Free Ephemera Download: Damsels in Dresses

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

From checkered and buttoned to lavish and refined, these ladies have donned their best dresses and are awaiting to make an appearance in your next art project. Circa early 1900s, use this vintage ephemera in its entirety or cut out as separate pieces to paint a picture in your paper crafting, art journaling, card making, […]

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From checkered and buttoned to lavish and refined, these ladies have donned their best dresses and are awaiting to make an appearance in your next art project. Circa early 1900s, use this vintage ephemera in its entirety or cut out as separate pieces to paint a picture in your paper crafting, art journaling, card making, […]

Free Ephemera Download: Ladies in Lavish Living Quarters

Friday, February 21st, 2014

Join these lovely ladies as they spend the day beautifying their tresses, sharing intimate conversations and lounging in lavish living quarters. Circa 1920, this set of cream and gray images can be used together or solo to add wonderful vintage elements to your projects. Click here to view these images at full size and to download […]

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Join these lovely ladies as they spend the day beautifying their tresses, sharing intimate conversations and lounging in lavish living quarters. Circa 1920, this set of cream and gray images can be used together or solo to add wonderful vintage elements to your projects. Click here to view these images at full size and to download […]

I Adore Wall Hanging Tutorial by Guest Artist Kristen Robinson

Monday, February 10th, 2014

It’s no secret that I adore Kristen Robinson’s eye-catching jewelry designs, so you can imagine how giddy I felt inviting her to share a new project with all of us. Please join me in welcoming Kristen Robinson to Somerset Place, and follow along as she shares a clever way to use bezels with this creative […]

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It’s no secret that I adore Kristen Robinson’s eye-catching jewelry designs, so you can imagine how giddy I felt inviting her to share a new project with all of us. Please join me in welcoming Kristen Robinson to Somerset Place, and follow along as she shares a clever way to use bezels with this creative […]

Free Article Download: Junk Mail Journal

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

“Have fun with your junk mail journal, and smile at the mailman.” – Mixed-media artist, Nelda Ream Discover a creative way to upcycle everyday objects into new found treasures, with this free article download by the talented Nelda Ream. You’ll learn how to transform junk mail typically destined for the trash into a pretty art […]

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“Have fun with your junk mail journal, and smile at the mailman.” – Mixed-media artist, Nelda Ream Discover a creative way to upcycle everyday objects into new found treasures, with this free article download by the talented Nelda Ream. You’ll learn how to transform junk mail typically destined for the trash into a pretty art […]

Eco-Chic: 3 Innovative Ways to Upcycle Gift Wrap

Monday, December 30th, 2013

*Photography Credit for all images: Vanessa Spencer, Shoppe Manager Are you swimming in a sea of wrapping paper leftover from the holidays? Instead of tossing it all in the trash, consider repurposing it. Read on to find three easy ways to upcycle your plain and patterned gift wrapping paper. 1) Handle with Care: Shred into […]

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*Photography Credit for all images: Vanessa Spencer, Shoppe Manager Are you swimming in a sea of wrapping paper leftover from the holidays? Instead of tossing it all in the trash, consider repurposing it. Read on to find three easy ways to upcycle your plain and patterned gift wrapping paper. 1) Handle with Care: Shred into […]

Free Article Download: A Twist on Traditional Christmas Décor

Thursday, December 12th, 2013

If you’ve been dreaming of a shabby chic alternative to traditional Christmas decorations, we’ve got just the fix for you. In this free article download, Candyce Martens displays an innovative way to create a holiday tree with reusable household items. Do you have an unconventional Christmas tradition or unique way of decorating for the holidays? […]

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If you’ve been dreaming of a shabby chic alternative to traditional Christmas decorations, we’ve got just the fix for you. In this free article download, Candyce Martens displays an innovative way to create a holiday tree with reusable household items. Do you have an unconventional Christmas tradition or unique way of decorating for the holidays? […]