Layering die cuts and other objects for a new molded item

Hi all! I’m still going through my old videos to post here. I’ve been off learning metalsmith and jewelry techniques which leaves a lot less time for making videos and blogging, haha! In this video, I combine two different things- one is a resin piece and the other is a die cut- and I combine…

2 Part Silicone Molding Putty to make a Rubber Stamp

I have been playing with 2 part silicone molding putty for a while now, and came across this experiment I did a couple of years ago. Although I primarily use the molds for resin and clay work, in this instance I decided to try to stamp with it because of course I still love stamping!!…

Silicone molds from Die Cuts

This is a quick idea ( 5 minutes or less so it is a great Take 5 task) on how to use die cuts to make silicone molds using two part silicone mold making material. It’s been quite a while since I’ve last posted, and I have been busy during the time away from this…

Graphite Powder Resist

Hello everyone! It has been a long while since I have posted on my site. I have been super busy with lots of things- house, kids, and learning jewelry techniques! More to come on that in future blog posts! But for now I am returning to an oldie but goodie- the Versamark stamping resist technique….

Custom Switch plates

I have a bunch of old youtube videos that I made years ago for another site, and decided to go through and post some of them now and again. Here is an oldie, but goody – nearly 5 years ago! Make sure you watch the tip at the end if you have switch plates on a…

DASS Stone Paper for Stencils

Well it’s been a while since I have posted ;). I have been off learning about metal jewelry techniques and metal clay! I am having so much fun combining these new skills with the mixed media techniques that I already have been playing with! One of the things I use in all my work is…

MGXCopy Review

Hi all! I just wanted to give a shout out to MGX Copy, an online printing company based in San Diego, and give them a quick review. I had them print a book that was both text and images and they did a fabulous job! It was a gift and so I had very high expectations. I…

Using Vinyl as a Mask during Salt Water Copper Etching

I posted a video a while back showing how I do my Salt Water etching on copper. I mentioned that I used a vinyl mask to protect parts of the metal that I did not want to etch. Here is a quick video on that idea. Enjoy! Here is the results of one of my…