VIDEO: Mixed Media Mania Hop News and Magazine Articles Catch-Up

I thought I would just quickly put together a news catch-up video today. I will let you into a secret, I don’t do a lot of these types of videos, the more vlog – style to camera videos, as I…

VIDEO: Using Embossing Powder With Stencils

  I’m back today with a technique for using¬†embossing powder with stencils. But I am not just using one embossing powder, oh no, that would be too easy! I am going to use three and I’ve got the whole process…

Magazine And Sale News!

[Photo credit: Practical Publishing International]   I’ve a double shout-out for you today! First of all I thought I would let you know that I have a stash stretcher article out in this month’s issue of Papercraft Essentials (Issue 153).…

New Projects With Old DIY Carved Stamps

I’m in the middle of a major craft room reorganisation and I’ve been going through my magazine collection and cutting out the articles I have written to archive them. I love magazines and am in awe at the amazing people…

Free Project With Papercraft Essentials 145

[Photo credit: Practical Publishing International] Are you looking for a project to do this this week? Or perhaps it is a Bank Holiday where you are so you have a beautiful Monday to fill with some creativity? If so then…

Published: DIY Stamped Washi Tape For Creative Stamping 32

I don’t know about you but I am a bit of a pushover for Washi tape. I know! Still! I can’t seem to get enough of the stuff. My draws are quite literally stuffed with Washi tape. I’m just a…

Published: PaperCrafter Magazine Issue 96 PaperArtsy Summer Stage

Do you get PaperCrafter Magazine from Aceville Publications Ltd? Well if you do and you are a regular then you might have spotted a couple of makes from me over the last few months. I started working for them at…

Published: Tim Holtz Distress Crayons Tutorial In Simply Cards And Papercraft 151

Hey guys, I am pretty excited about my share with you today! It is my latest article from the new issue of Simply Cards and Papercraft issue 151. If you have ever wondered why I struggle to post regularly to my…

Learn How To Draw And Paint Mixed Media Faces

You all know that I’m pretty much obsessed with drawing and painting faces don’t you? If you are a regular to my blog then you can’t have helped but notice the weekly community art share link up that I host…

Behind The Scenes Tips From Wonderful Wall Art Creative Stamping

Have you seen the wonderful Summer Collection stamps that come with the current issue of Creative Stamping yet? When I first saw these stamps I was immediately transported to summer holidays and bright colours. I don’t know if I am…

Papercraft Essentials Thursday!

Wahoo! Look at me with my issue of Papercraft Essentials before it went on sale! Yay! Ok so I woke up this morning super-pumped and motivated, so I’m sorry if I get too over excited! But I am excited ‘coz…