I Wonder Art Journal Page by Guest Artist Kasia Krzyminska

February 12th, 2016

Guest Artist Kasia Krzyminska

Today’s post is by Guest Artist Kasia Krzyminska. Somerset Place would like to thank her for her contribution and her amazing artwork, which was originally featured in Art Journaling Summer 2015.

Sometimes simplicity is all we need. I love working with layers and mixed-media techniques, but when it comes to everyday art journaling, it’s just so nice to use only a few favourite supplies. I also found out that very often it’s easier to express myself with simplicity. A limited colour palette, balanced composition, and a few words make it so much easier. I can concentrate on what I want to say which is sometimes the hardest. Read the rest of this entry »



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Today’s post is by Guest Artist Kasia Krzyminska. Somerset Place would like to thank her for her contribution and her amazing artwork, which was originally featured in Art Journaling Summer 2015. Sometimes simplicity is all we need. I love working with layers and mixed-media techniques, but when it comes to everyday art journaling, it’s just […]

Free Project Inspiration: A Mixed-Media Solution to the Ordinary File Folder

February 9th, 2016

Mixed-Media Solution to File Folders Project

Project by Sarah Donawerth

If you’ve ever been anywhere near my desk, you’ve seen the piles of paper that are organized, alphabetized, and littering every spare surface. I have a pile for paid bills, pending bills, auto insurance, life insurance, medical bills, banking statements, business cards of industry contacts, articles I want to read, catalogs for browsing, knitting/crochet patterns — and that’s only scratching the surface. Don’t get me wrong, I know where everything is, but it takes up a lot of space to have everything stacked up like that. My artistic side kicked in when I looked at my current organization system and the mixed-media solution I came up with is this large folio full of file folders. I now have slots for each of my piles, so that I can corral the papers and take back my desk. Read the rest of this entry »



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Project by Sarah Donawerth If you’ve ever been anywhere near my desk, you’ve seen the piles of paper that are organized, alphabetized, and littering every spare surface. I have a pile for paid bills, pending bills, auto insurance, life insurance, medical bills, banking statements, business cards of industry contacts, articles I want to read, catalogs […]

The Ultimate List of DIY Valentine’s Day Inspiration

February 5th, 2016

The Ultimate List of Valentine's Day Projects

 

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we couldn’t resist sharing our favorite projects for the holiday. Our Quick and Easy Projects for Valentine’s Day post got us thinking about just how many themed projects we have to offer in The Studio. So, here is the ultimate list of Studio projects to inspire your Valentine’s Day. From hearts to reds and pinks, we’ve got plenty of love-themed projects for a DIY holiday. To see the complete tutorial for each project, just click on the photo or title. Read the rest of this entry »



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  With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we couldn’t resist sharing our favorite projects for the holiday. Our Quick and Easy Projects for Valentine’s Day post got us thinking about just how many themed projects we have to offer in The Studio. So, here is the ultimate list of Studio projects to inspire your […]

Glimpse Inside: New February Issues + A Coupon + A Giveaway

February 2nd, 2016

New February Issues

glimpse inside January Issues discount code Receive $5 off on new February issues, $14.99 and up. Copy and paste coupon code BLOG0216 when prompted at checkout. (Discount code can only be used once per customer.)

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Receive $5 off on new February issues, $14.99 and up. Copy and paste coupon code BLOG0216 when prompted at checkout. (Discount code can only be used once per customer.)

Top 10 Pinterest Posts of 2015

January 29th, 2016


Top Pinterest Posts of 2015

2015 was practically bursting at the seams with inspiration. Our Pinterest was full of mixed-media projects, beautiful jewelry pieces, and creative uses for everyday items. Here is our list of the most popular pins of 2015 that will inspire your 2016. Explore our top Pinterest posts and create something that is uniquely yours. From sweater kittens to gilded crowns, we have something for everyone to enjoy. Read the rest of this entry »



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2015 was practically bursting at the seams with inspiration. Our Pinterest was full of mixed-media projects, beautiful jewelry pieces, and creative uses for everyday items. Here is our list of the most popular pins of 2015 that will inspire your 2016. Explore our top Pinterest posts and create something that is uniquely yours. From sweater […]