Hue/Saturation Adjustments in Photoshop

Here’s a technical tip for your Tuesday morning… I was using one of the pages from the Easy Scraps Baby Boy Digital Kit, but decided I wanted a different color scheme than the original page. This is pretty easy to do using a Hue/Saturation Adjustment Layer, and it doesn’t permanently alter your picture! The original…

Spot Embossing Paper using the Accucut Machine and a what??

Here is my idea for Spot Embossing Paper using the Accucut Machine and a Pot Holder . I saw these pot holders at Target and they seemed very similar to the embossing rubber mats that I use in my die cut machines, so I snagged a bunch. There was a LOT of eye-rolling by my…

Transfer with Easy Scraps Photo Book Pages

I have been playing around with transfers recently, and there are lots of different techniques and products that you can use to acheive that cool “look”. I decided to test to see whether I could use Easy Scraps Photo Book pages and transfer those. We sell these as a set of single sided pages here:…

Lesson Learned

So every once in a while (maybe even more than that ), you can learn a lesson or two from your kid. I learned one yesterday. My daughter runs XC. She runs for the fun of it. She runs to spend time with her friends. She runs to get better. She could care less what…

Cutting your Accucut Mats

I have mentioned this in a few videos, that I cut down my Accucut mats (the purple kind). I made a this video describing this idea, but it was a late night project, and I was in my pajamas. I don’t know what I was thinking to make this video in that get up! Anyway,…

Mica on the Accucut

Did you know that the Accucut and Sissix wood dies can cut Mica? Well I tried it and it worked!! Check out the video below. Enjoy!!     It’s a 2-fer today Hee’s a quick idea for an easy tag project. If you don’t have a die cut machine, a punch *might* work on the…

Marbling using Acrylic Mediums

Do you love the look of Marbling? I do!! But the process to accomplish it, can be time consuming and require a lot of materials, that you might not have on hand. Here is a technique that will work using materials that most Mixed Media artists would have on hand- or should