Mixed Media Creative Process – The Caged Bird

Today I have a post on the Rinea blog sharing a video tutorial on my creative process making the mixed media piece above. This piece includes a poem by Maya Angelou the Caged Bird. This month the design team at Rinea is partnering with Creative Embellishments for our posts. Use the following affiliate linking discount code JANETTRIESCHMAN at Rinea for […]

Happy St. Patrick’s Day Coaster

I am not Irish but when I think of St. Patrick’s Day the first thing that comes to mind is green beer. I guess it is a throwback to my college days. So I created this Happy St. Partick’s Day coaster. The design is more like a seal so it could work well on other […]

How to Line an Envelope with Rinea Foil

As a design team member, I post on the Rinea blog twice a month. Today I have a tutorial showing you how to line an envelope with Rinea Foiled Paper. [tutorial] Use the following affiliate linking discount code JANETTRIESCHMAN at Rinea for a 10% off savings.

How to Use a Wreath Builder for Stamping

The above image might not look like much but it is actually a wreath building template for stamping. You will use one stamp and stamp it multiple times in a circular fashion and the template will help you get that done. It will make so much more sense when you watch the video tutorial linked […]

Making 3D Rinea Hearts and a Card

I have a video tutorial on the Rinea blog today where I am making Rinea foiled 3D hearts and then using them on a Valentine’s Day card. These cute little origami hearts can be used for so many different applications.  The following links are affiliates and help support this website. Here are the Materials I used: Rinea […]

Making a Gift Box with Rinea Foiled Paper

I have a video tutorial on the Rinea Foiled Paper blog today making this decorative gift box just in time for Valentine’s Day. Consider using it as a gift box for jewelry or candy or maybe the box is the gift! The materials that were used: Links are AffiliatesAZ – Amazon, SSS – Simon Says Stamps, SB […]

Polymer Clay and UV Resin Earrings

I am really excited about the results I am achieving with this technique. I think I have only just scratched the surface of the possibilities. I really like how the paint (DecoArt Interference) changes from white to colors when applied to a dark surface. The UV Resin really enhances the colors and gives emphasis to the […]