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Digi-Stamps – Featured August 2019

Hello all,

Have you seen the Digital Stamp Downloads available at the Lori’s Cards & Creations website (https://www.loriscardsandcreations.com/)?  There are lots to choose from in a variety of styles and themes!

Check out the Blog post below from Lori’s Cards & Creations for the August Featured images and a change to win $5.00 in free Digi-stamp!

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http://loriscardscreations.blogspot.com/2019/08/digi-stamps-featured-images-august-2019.html

How to Print Digi-Image(s) onto Tissue Paper

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Happy day!

L

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Create a coffee themed plaque with SCORCH pen

Hello all,

Today, I tested out the SCORCH marker.  This pen allows  you to “scorch” wood with your heat tool (see bottom of this blog for link to the official SCORCH video).  I first tried the SCORCH marker with an adhesive screen stencil and didn’t have much luck with this method.  I kept getting more bleed through that I preferred however, with each try it was getting better.

Next, I used it free form to accent a wood plaque that I had stenciled with modeling paste.  This method allowed me to mark sections of the plaque (free hand) to scorch with the heat tool.  So cool, I loved using the marker in this manner!  Be sure to check out the Quick Tips Mixed Media Video below for the step by steps!

Scorch pen coffee sign

Supplies:

  • Wood plaque
  • DecoArt Americana – Milk Chocolate, Lamp Black, asphaltum
  • DecoArt Vintage Effect Wash – White
  • DecoArt Americana – DuraClear Matte Varnish
  • Scorch Marker
  • Faber-Castell Artist PITT Pens
  • Craftsmart Adhesive Screen Stencil – Coffee
  • TCW Modeling Paste – Black

 

Quick Tips Mixed Media Video

SCORCH office video

I hope you enjoyed this product review and project.  This really is a cool new product that I am sure you will have fun playing with!  Gotta love all things mixed media!

Happy day,

L

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Craft Room Decor – Create

Hello all,

It’s Friday, another week down.  The summer seems to be flying by, doesn’t it?  This week, I wanted to make something pretty to go into my craft room.  I found the word “Create” (done in wood) as well as a Chip Decor Arrow at my local craft store and thought that this would be a great place to start.  I then added some paint, texture and flowers to finish up this decor piece.  Check out the Quick Tips Mixed Media Video below for the step by steps!

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Supplies:

  • Prima products:
    • Flowers
    • Gypsy Cord
    • Stencil – Tile
  • Paper Studio Chip Décor – Arrow
  • Woodpile Fun – Create, Bird & Branches
  • TCW Light and Fluffy Modeling Paste
  • Faber-Castell Artist PITT pens
  • The Robins Nest Dew Drops
  • Acrylic Paint

 

Quick Tips Mixed Media Video

 

Hope you enjoyed this project!

Happy day!

L

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TCW Blog – Stenciled Mask

Hello all,

Today, I am over on the TCW Blog with a new project.   This project features a technique using tissue paper to transfer a stencil image onto an uneven or heavily textured surface.  I love this technique and I hope you will too!  Click Here to visit the TCW blog and check out the Quick Tips Mixed Media Video for the step by steps.

TCW Mask main

The Crafter’s Workshop:

  • TCW9002 Black Gesso
  • TCW9009 Black Modeling Paste
  • TCW9004 Light & Fluffy Modeling Paste
  • TCW202 Harlequin Stencil

Other Materials

  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint – Grey Storm, Midnight Blue, Milk Chocolate, Green Lagoon & Lamp Black
  • DecoArt Dazzling Metallics – Champaigne Gold
  • DecoArt Americana DuraClear Matte Medium
  • Tissue Paper
  • Brea Reese Texture Powder and Sand
  • Paper mask

Happy day!

Lori

Blog: https://confessionsofastampoholic.blog/

Website: https://www.loriscardsandcreations.com/

THE CRAFTER’S WORKSHOP PROVIDED ME WITH SOME PRODUCT TO CREATE THIS PROJECT. THE OPINIONS I SHARE ARE SOLELY MY OWN.

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Painted box from simple to Wow – Featuring Dew Drops

Hello all,

I am over on the Chattering Robins blog with a new project featuring Dew Drops.  Step by step instructions are included!

Click Here

Decorative Wood box main side view

The Robin’s Nest:

 

Other materials:

  • Imagine – On Point Glue
  • The Crafter’s Workshop – Light & fluffy Modeling Paste, Circle Tiles Stencil
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint, Gesso, & DuraClear Matte Varnish
  • DecoArt Dazzling Metallic – Splendid Gold

Happy day!

Lori

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A Company(s) that I am affiliated with or Design for may have provided me with product to create this project.  The opinions I share are solely my own.

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Create a Mixed Media Patina Tag

Hello all,

After we made a craft store run this morning, my daughter and I have spent the after noon crafting away.  It’s one of our favorite activities!  Below is the finished tag that I made using a few new Prima products that I haven’t had a chance to play with yet.  Overall, it’s been a pretty perfect day!

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Supplies:

  • Prima products:
    • Julie Nutting Tag-Pad
    • Flowers
    • Artisan Powder – Trianon Patina
    • Art Basic Black Gesso
  • Quick Cure Clay, hand molded heart
  • Celebrate it Sheer Black Ribbon
  • DecoArt DuraClear Matte Varnish
  • DecoArt Dazzling Metallics – Splendid Gold
  • Imagine Sheer Shimmer Craft Spray – Gold
  • Tim Holtz Idea-ology – Small Talk Stickers

 

Mixed Media Quick Tip Video

I hope that you all are enjoying your weekend!  We are loving the sunshine and warm weather here!

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Happy day!

L

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A Company(s) that I am affiliated with or Design for may have provided me with product to create this project.  The opinions I share are solely my own.