Archive for the 'How-To Project Tutorials' Category

5 Ways to Use Artist Paper

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Our Artist Paper packs are full of patterned paper for all of your mixed-media, paper crafting, stamping, and design projects. We’ve found so many ways to use this paper, that it was hard to pick just five.  Here are some quick and crafty projects using our Artist Paper that will add a pop of color […]

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Our Artist Paper packs are full of patterned paper for all of your mixed-media, paper crafting, stamping, and design projects. We’ve found so many ways to use this paper, that it was hard to pick just five.  Here are some quick and crafty projects using our Artist Paper that will add a pop of color […]

Give Her Shabby Chic for Mother’s Day

Friday, April 28th, 2017

This Mother’s Day, give Mom what she really wants and celebrate everything that she does. These shabby chic gift ideas are sure to please with their romantic details, pale pastels, and chippy painted accents. Choose from these six ideas, or incorporate your own flair into a project that is handmade with love. Make it personalized, […]

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This Mother’s Day, give Mom what she really wants and celebrate everything that she does. These shabby chic gift ideas are sure to please with their romantic details, pale pastels, and chippy painted accents. Choose from these six ideas, or incorporate your own flair into a project that is handmade with love. Make it personalized, […]

5 Unlikely Uses for Gesso

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Inside every artist’s toolkit, there should be gesso. It is so useful that it is an integral part of every mixed-media artist’s creative process. It is typically a white paint mixed with some sort of chalk, which provides plenty of “tooth” for later layers of paint — but that is not all that this wonder […]

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Inside every artist’s toolkit, there should be gesso. It is so useful that it is an integral part of every mixed-media artist’s creative process. It is typically a white paint mixed with some sort of chalk, which provides plenty of “tooth” for later layers of paint — but that is not all that this wonder […]

Add Dimension with this Resin-Layering Technique

Friday, April 14th, 2017

Do you love the worn, painted look resin creates in a bezel? This informative Jewelry Affaire article is on loan to show our Somerset Place readers a resin-layering technique that will add new dimension to your jewelry and mixed-media projects. We can’t wait to see what you make using this technique!

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Do you love the worn, painted look resin creates in a bezel? This informative Jewelry Affaire article is on loan to show our Somerset Place readers a resin-layering technique that will add new dimension to your jewelry and mixed-media projects. We can’t wait to see what you make using this technique!

Quick and Crafty Color Burst Cards + 3L Scrapbook Adhesives Giveaway

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Ken Oliver’s Color Burst Watercolors are a great way to add vibrant color to any project. While crafting with them recently, I picked up the wrong spray bottle. Instead of giving the page a spritz of water, I accidentally sprayed the page with rubbing alcohol! After a brief moment of panic, I realized that it […]

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Ken Oliver’s Color Burst Watercolors are a great way to add vibrant color to any project. While crafting with them recently, I picked up the wrong spray bottle. Instead of giving the page a spritz of water, I accidentally sprayed the page with rubbing alcohol! After a brief moment of panic, I realized that it […]