Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Hello Home Decor

Can you believe today is May 31st?
Time sure goes by fast when you are having a great time creating. 
I would like to share a home decor project I created last year for Diamond Press. 
It is perfect and super easy to recreate. 

Begin by covering your two layered frame and inside using pretty pattern paper and Xyron Creative Station. 
Trim off excess paper using Xacto Knife and sanding tool. 
Add small doily to inside of frame. 
Stamp a favorite image to doily using black ink. 

Complete frame with die cutting flowers and leaves. 
Layer together with glue gun. 
Add small enamel dot to flower center. 
Enjoy creating home decor pieces throughout the year!

Diamond Press 3D Floral Gate Fold Die and Stamp Set - 717059
 Pattern Paper
Wood Frame 
Pink Enamel Dot
Doily Die
Stamp Sentiment
Black Ink
Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive
Xyron Mini Glue Gun with Glue Sticks
Xacto Knife
Sanding Tool

Saturday, May 28, 2022

Go For It Art Journal Pages

Grab all those craft inks, sprays, stamps, etc. and just "GO FOR IT"!
Grab your favorite Arteza Watercolor Book along with a Pigma Micron Pen and let's get started.

Start by drawing a bunch of geometric shapes on you pages with pen. 
Stamp inside shapes using various stamps with black ink. 
(Marke sure to mask around shapes prior to stamping.)

Color stamped shapes in with various water markers using water pen to apply. 
Stamp larger flowers on copy paper; fussy cut around images. 
Adhere images to page. 

Stamp stars randomly on pages with black ink. 

Shade around all stamped and paper images with grey water mark using water pen. Dry

Shake a bit of Lindy's Gang randomly here and there on pages, mist with water. Dry.

Stamp border stamp on pages.
Do doodling lines on pages with pen.
Lay Bedazzled Stencil on pages; apply DecoArt Crackle Paste using palette knife. Dry

Die cut large butterfly from grill paper; adhere to pattern paper. 
Fussy cut around image. 

Add prepared butterfly to page. 
Spatter pages with gesso. 


Add stickers to page. 

Add Glossy Accent to center of circles prior to spattering. Dry

Add small bird die cut to bottom of page. 


Add stickers to page. 

Finish with randomly placing droplets on pages; dry. 
I hope you are inspired to grab all your fun products and just GO FOR IT!!!
Enjoy Pam

Arteza 8 1/4" x 8 1/4" Watercolor Book
Sizzix: 665201 Perspective Butterfly and 665861 Silhouette Birds
Deco Art Media Crackle Paste
Liquitex Gesso
Lindy's Gang Magical Shakers: Lederhosen Lauret and Guten Tag Teal
Paper Studios Stickablilities
Stampers Anonymous Stamps
Wild Whisper/Pam Bray Designs Little Things Stamp Set
Blank Page Muse Bedazzled Diamond Stencil
Blank Page Muse/Pam Bray Designs Sweet Passion and Tattered/Torn Paper Packs
Various Colors of Water Markers
Palette Knife
Ranger Black Ink
Ranger Glossy Accent
Pigma Micron Pen
Water Pen

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Thursday, May 26, 2022

Baby Nursery Layout 2 with Bo Bunny Willow and Sage Collection

Sweet Baby creating continues with a companion layout using Bo Bunny Willow and Sage Collection. 
(I shared the first layout earlier this month and link is at bottom of post.) 

Begin by spattering a piece of pattern paper with Prima Confections Watercolors. 
Add border scallop strips to inside of circle. 
Fussy cut flower and add to paper, placing some on with pop dots. 

Add rub-ons randomly around layout. 

Mat photo with tissue paper and pattern papers. 
Add to left part of pattern paper. 

Add fussy cut flowers and leaves to layout. 

Add sequins here and there on finished layout. 


Baby Nursery One Layout details can be found HERE! 
Enjoy creating mixed media layouts! 

Sizzix Sequins
White Tissue Paper
Scallop Border Punch
Pop Dots
Ranger Distress Tool

Monday, May 23, 2022

Hello Card

Hello Card!!!
Who doesn't love to get a sweet Hello in the mail!
This card is super easy using my Masquerade Paperfrom Blank Page Muse along with snippets from my other 3 collections. 

Begin by adhering pattern paper to a square Kraft card base. 
Die cut and layer circles from Scrapbook.com Nesting Circles using purple, light blue and white card stock. 

Stamp Chicken Wire Mesh Background Stamp using purple ink. 
Die cut Hello from Masquerade Paper; adhere to front of card. 

Die cut flowers and leaves from ShadowBox #1 Die using snippets from pattern paper; adhere to front of card. 
Add small metal bees to card along with droplets of Glossy Accent. 
Enjoy and remember to send someone a sweet Hello!

Diamond Press Hello Die
Sizzix/Eileen Hull #665938 ShadowBox #1 Die
Scrapbook.com Nesting Circles
Purple, Light Blue and White Card Stock
Ranger Glossy Accent
Natural Twine
Xyron Mega Runner with Permanent Adhesive
Bubble Bee Charms
5 1/2 x 5 1/2 Kraft Card Base

Saturday, May 21, 2022

Focus On Mixed Media Art Journal Pages

Focus on the Good...since it just each of our own preceptive. 
It is like art journaling...some believe less is more and others believe more is more!
I fall into the more is more category when it comes to art journaling!
Let's have fun art journaling!!!
I have included a supply list and somewhere on the project it was used, lol!

a few photos to begin with!
START with painting on your art journal page. 
REMEMBER.... to always let your wet items dry completely

Apply bits and pieces of decoupage paper to top of prepared journal pages. 
Add crackle paste to top of pages, dry. 

Stamp Postage Delight using different distress inks.
Apply powder gently from Lindy's Magical Shakers; mist with water. 

Lay stencils on prepared pages; apply crackle paint to top. 

Die cut Artsy Flowers and Bold Text Sentiment from white paper. 
Apply different distress inks to top of die cuts. 
Using different colors of Distress Glaze; apply over prepared pieces. 
Adhere prepared pieces to top of pages. 
Flick black, purple and pink distress spray to top of pages. 

Stamp butterflies on rice paper; ink with distress inks. 
Adhere to pages.
Stamp sentiment to pages. 

Stamp randomly images from Stampers Anonymous around pages using distress inks. 

All bits of line work around images. 

I hope you enjoy Art Journaling.
Have fun and enjoy your own creative style whether it is "less is more" or like me is "more is more".

Arteza - 5 1/2" x 5 1/2" Watercolor Sketchbook
Sizzix - 665846 Artsy Stems and 665847 Bold Text #1
Wild Whisper/Pam Bray Designs - Postage Delight Stamp Set
Stampers Anonymous Stamps
Americana Decoupage Paper
DecoArt Media - Crackle Paste
DecoArt Americana Paint - Colbalt Teal Hue, Dioxazine Purple, Yellow Oxide, Green Gold, Pyrrole Red
Ranger Collage Media
Ranger Distress Embossing Glazes
Ranger - Splash and Speckles Stencil
Ranger Black Archival Ink
Ranger Distress Inks - Peacock Feathers, Vintage Photo, Fossilized Amber, Wilted Violet
Lindy's Magical Shakers
Distress Sprays - Black, Purple, and Pink
Rice Paper
White Card Stock

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Baby Nursery Layout with Bo Bunny Willow and Sage Collection

New beginnings including many baby nursery's that are being designed!
I am sharing a mix media baby nursery layout using BoBunny Willow and Sage Collection; I hope you enjoy.
Begin your layout using a piece of white cardstock. 
Apply White Gesso on top; this helps move the watercolors around on the page. 
(HINT: Tape the white paper to table using washi tape; this will help it from warping. I also use Super Stock Paper from Creative Scrapbooking.)

Apply Prima Confections Watercolor paints to prepared paper; dry. 

Fussy cut floral images from BoBunny Willow and Sage Collection.
Add to layout with pop dots and adhesive. 

Paper punch border strips; add them to your layout in different lengths using Xyron 1.5" Sticker Maker. 

Add a few more of the border strips along with an Ephemera piece to the layout. 

Apply nursery photos on distress color card stock and tissue paper. 
Add to prepared layout using Xyron Mega Runner. 

Die cut two sets of alphabet letters from pattern paper; layer together using Xyron 1.5" Sticker Maker to create a shade affect. 
Add to prepared letters to layout. 

Spatter with Prima Confections Watercolor paints. 
Apply rub ons to prepared layout. 

Add a few more ephemera pieces and rub-ons to layout!

Finish by applying rub ons from the 49 & Marketplace Strawberry Lemonade Collection randomly on layout. 
Enjoy creating mixed media layouts! 

Diamond Press Alphabet Dies
Wonderful Words Rub Ons
White Gesso
White Card Stock
White Tissue Paper
Scallop Border Punch
Pop Dots
Ranger Distress Tool