Working with Silver Leaf

this post contains affiliate links As a design team member with ScraPerfect, I post tutorials on their blog twice a month. Today I am sharing a tutorial for working with silver leaf and the Best Glue Ever. [silver leaf] ScraPerfect is having technical issues with there blog. Here is the video part of the post:

Layered Border Card with Maker’s Movement

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Make a layered card with a border die from Maker’s Movement.

How to Sew a Reversible Sleep Mask

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Sew a reversible sleep mask.

Art Crayon Mixing with Marabu

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See how Marabu art crayons mix and work on different paper surfaces.

Sew a Knot Pillow for Fairfield’s 80th Birthday Celebration

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Fairfield is celebrating their 80th birthday with 80 different craft tutorials. To join in on the celebration, I am sharing a tutorial for a knot pillow. If you haven’t seen a knot pillow before, they are very popular and there are a few different ways to tie the knot, this is just one. For the pillow, […]

Make a Paper Mobile with Maker’s Movement

With just a few simple materials you can make this beautiful hanging mobile. Today I am working with Maker’s Movement to bring you this tutorial. I just love how it turned out. I have it hanging in the doorway between my living room and dining room. My daughters noticed it and mentioned how pretty it […]

Making Awesome Art with an Inspirational Word

I am working on a piece of art for Denise Boddey’s design team. I used a variety of different techniques beginning with alcohol ink, foiled paper, chipboard,  and foiled paper origami. I will share all the materials and directions (or links to directions) below. I hope you enjoy and try some of these techniques. The […]

How to DIY a Decoupage Plate

I have been influenced by Jill Barnes-Dacey’s decoupage work. While mine is nothing to the level of her work, I have been following her for a while in awe. This decoupage plate uses three different materials for imagery; tissue paper, computer print out, and silver leaf. I started with a vision for the plate although it did […]

Resin Earrings with ScraPerfect Embellies

The following links are affiliates. As a part of the ScraPerfect Design Team, I post on their blog twice a month. I am usually posting about working with paper and there phenomenal Best Glue Ever. However, today’s post I am making UV Resin earrings using ScraPerfect Embellies. Check out the post here: [resin earrings]

How to Make Polymer Clay and Mica Earrings

This post is a part of the DCC (Designers Craft Connection) Group. We are sharing our favorite materials and products. For me, that was a bit difficult to choose as I like working with a variety of different materials. I ultimately chose to work with polymer clay and making jewelry. It is a material I […]