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.ย 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…

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 ๐Ÿ˜‰ . Enjoy!! And here are the results… Bleached Out Tag

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 ๐Ÿ™‚ . Here’s…

Faux Rust

Hi all! It has been a while since I have posted here! It’s been a busy summer!! I decided to get back into the blogging spirit with my take on making rusted paper. The catch? It is fake ;). Here’s a picture of the faux rust background… And here is the video on how I…

Gesso’d Cards Push-Pull with Stencils

I was fortunate this past week to visit with my Mom, and join a fun group of ladies in Sun City Center at their Thursday morning stamping group. During their class, I showed them a fun technique to add texture to backgrounds for their cards. We started out with card stock that had been painted…