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…

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…

Salt Water Etching Copper

Hi Everyone! I have been off experimenting with lots of stuff- resin, molds, metal, etching etc. I showed some friends some of my experiments and they asked for some tips on how I did Salt Water etching on copper. There are loads of full tutorials on this subject with all the gory details on why…

Bleached Out Tag- Take 5 Project

Here is something you can do with a Clorox bleach pen- and it doesn’t include doing laundry!! This works best with a fresh pen, but don’t forget good ventilation and/or a mask 😉 . Enjoy!! And here are the results… Bleached Out Tag

Watercolor Technique and Tuck-in Border

Here’s an old but goody video I did lots of years ago 🙂 . It uses the water color technique with one of my Memories of Greece Rubber Stamp sets (find it here) and then has a different take on attaching a gift card or ATC to the back ground. Enjoy! Here is a picture of the…

Rusted and Embossed Paper- for real

Last week I showed you how I make faux rust, but this week I am using real rust to make some cool embossed paper. The secret? Old, decrepit, rusted ceiling tiles. The paper came out so cool! If you liked this paper, you might need to start haunting your favorite antique stores 🙂 . Here’s…