4 Projects Using Wax Bags and a Giveaway!

July 10th, 2015

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Our unbleached wax bags are a blank canvas for all your artful living projects. Make goodie bags, seed packets, sandwich bags, or gift bags. Punch a decorative border into the edges, tie a bow at the top, or stitch them shut. The possibilities for these bags are endless — decorate them with all the details you love. Read the rest of this entry »



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Our unbleached wax bags are a blank canvas for all your artful living projects. Make goodie bags, seed packets, sandwich bags, or gift bags. Punch a decorative border into the edges, tie a bow at the top, or stitch them shut. The possibilities for these bags are endless — decorate them with all the details […]

The Meaning of Life: A Mixed-Media Art Journal Page by Guest Artist Kate Crane

July 7th, 2015

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Today’s project is by Guest Artist Kate Crane. Please give a warm welcome to her and enjoy her amazing project.

As a fairly prolific and long-term art journaler, I am always looking for new ideas to try out in my journals. However, there are recurring and repeating features that always seem to appear – bright colours, lots and lots of layers, stenciling and stamping!

Recently I have been playing with repeating images. We all like a bit of familiarity and therefore repetition can be soothing and relaxing. It’s also a great way to use a small stamped image on a larger page, an image that would usually get lost on a larger scale page. Read the rest of this entry »



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Today’s project is by Guest Artist Kate Crane. Please give a warm welcome to her and enjoy her amazing project. As a fairly prolific and long-term art journaler, I am always looking for new ideas to try out in my journals. However, there are recurring and repeating features that always seem to appear – bright […]

Glimpse Inside July Issues — Plus, a $5 Discount and Magazine Giveaway!

July 2nd, 2015
glimpse inside July Issues discount code Magazine Giveaway Receive $5 off select July titles. Copy and paste coupon code BLOG0715 when prompted at checkout. (Discount code can be used only once per customer).

 

Somerset Studio

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Find inspiration for your paper crafting and fine art endeavors with the July issue of Somerset Studio. Explore a variety of techniques done on repurposed shipping pallets and an art journal that’s rolled up into a scroll. Mixed-media meets function in an article on book cases for an artist, and you’ll want to show off your artistic side with sassy and fun cuffs. This issue’s Artist Profile spotlights Danielle Donaldson, and we also announce the results of our black-and-white challenge. Read the rest of this entry »



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Receive $5 off select July titles. Copy and paste coupon code BLOG0715 when prompted at checkout. (Discount code can be used only once per customer).   Somerset Studio Find inspiration for your paper crafting and fine art endeavors with the July issue of Somerset Studio. Explore a variety of techniques done on repurposed shipping pallets and […]

Calls and Challenges: Introducing The Coloring Studio

June 30th, 2015

The Coloring Studio Calls and ChallengesStampington & Company is excited to announce the launch of The Coloring Studio™, a special publication that will feature sophisticated, edgy, black-and-white line drawings in the Somerset-esque style you’ve come to love. Artistically inspired designs printed on high-quality paper will feature an array of sketches just waiting for your personal palette.

We’re looking for original, black-and-white drawings, free of any shading or gray scale, that include breathtaking landscapes, fun patterns, funky lettering, people, places, botanicals, and other beautiful images. Take a delightful respite from the everyday with The Coloring Studio™.

Send hi-res (300 dpi at 8 x 10″) submissions to thecoloringstudio@stampington.com for publication consideration.
Deadline for Submissions: July 15, 2015

The Coloring Studio™ : Artistic Adventures in Coloring will be released December 2015.

 



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Stampington & Company is excited to announce the launch of The Coloring Studio™, a special publication that will feature sophisticated, edgy, black-and-white line drawings in the Somerset-esque style you’ve come to love. Artistically inspired designs printed on high-quality paper will feature an array of sketches just waiting for your personal palette. We’re looking for original, black-and-white drawings, […]

9 Dina Wakley-Inspired Projects to Spark Your Creativity

June 26th, 2015

Dina Wakley Projects Grid
Dina Wakley’s signature style is full of bright, pops of colors and grungy goodness. With these projects from The Studio, you can capture Dina Wakley’s look, and find inspiration for creating your own grungy canvases, tags, and cards. Each of these tutorials use Dina’s Stampington-exclusive art stamp line, featuring beautiful script, stunning silhouettes, and edgy textures. Read the rest of this entry »



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Dina Wakley’s signature style is full of bright, pops of colors and grungy goodness. With these projects from The Studio, you can capture Dina Wakley’s look, and find inspiration for creating your own grungy canvases, tags, and cards. Each of these tutorials use Dina’s Stampington-exclusive art stamp line, featuring beautiful script, stunning silhouettes, and edgy […]