Archive for the 'How-To Project Tutorials' Category

Project Idea: DIY Spray Ink Mantra Plaque

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

“It’s always the small pieces that make the big picture.” This sentiment reflects the process for creating this plaque perfectly. This plaque is an easy stenciling technique that doesn’t really look like anything special until the last step when the spray ink is applied. Then it comes to life with vibrant color. Try this with […]

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“It’s always the small pieces that make the big picture.” This sentiment reflects the process for creating this plaque perfectly. This plaque is an easy stenciling technique that doesn’t really look like anything special until the last step when the spray ink is applied. Then it comes to life with vibrant color. Try this with […]

6 Studio Projects for the Fall Season

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

The leaves are slowly changing colors here in California and we had our first rain of the fall/winter seasons. However, we’re already well into the swing of things with fall and are all enjoying our pumpkin spice, apple cider, and tall boots. Even if the leaves are a little slow in revealing their autumn colors, […]

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The leaves are slowly changing colors here in California and we had our first rain of the fall/winter seasons. However, we’re already well into the swing of things with fall and are all enjoying our pumpkin spice, apple cider, and tall boots. Even if the leaves are a little slow in revealing their autumn colors, […]

Free Article Download: Dreamy Layers by Stephanie Gard Buss

Friday, October 21st, 2016

  “I love creating miniature collages set in resin. I first learned the resin-layering technique during a class with Jen Cushman. In the second class I took with her, the Iced Enamel base added a whole new dimension to my jewelry. I love the worn, painted look it creates in the bezel. When you begin […]

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  “I love creating miniature collages set in resin. I first learned the resin-layering technique during a class with Jen Cushman. In the second class I took with her, the Iced Enamel base added a whole new dimension to my jewelry. I love the worn, painted look it creates in the bezel. When you begin […]

Free Download: Spooky Candle Silhouettes

Friday, October 14th, 2016

Nothing says Halloween like flickering candlelight and spooky shadows. Whether you’re telling ghost stories or getting ready for the trick-or-treaters, these candle silhouettes are perfect for setting the mood this Halloween.

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Nothing says Halloween like flickering candlelight and spooky shadows. Whether you’re telling ghost stories or getting ready for the trick-or-treaters, these candle silhouettes are perfect for setting the mood this Halloween.

Color Tools with Faber-Castell Part 1: 5 Techniques with Gelatos

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Gelatos are one of my favorite mixed-media tools to work with. This creamy smooth product blends easily with or without water and can be used on all sorts of canvases and substrates. There are also a lot of techniques that can be used with these gelatos. Use them as watercolors, or as a blendable pigment […]

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Gelatos are one of my favorite mixed-media tools to work with. This creamy smooth product blends easily with or without water and can be used on all sorts of canvases and substrates. There are also a lot of techniques that can be used with these gelatos. Use them as watercolors, or as a blendable pigment […]