Process Video, Scrapbook Layout

Add Texture with Thread to Your Layout

This week, I have joined the Mix It Up Monday hop with a sweet winter page full of dimension, and I plan to share a few ways that you can use thread to add texture to your designs. This photo is one of my favorites and the elements I chose to fit it perfectly. Supplies:… Continue reading Add Texture with Thread to Your Layout

Card, Paper Flowers, Process Video

Create Faux Shaker Cards for Winter

Here, in Colorado, we have been praying for moisture and were blessed with about ten inches of snow this week. As I watched the blowing snowflakes outside my craft room window, I felt a desire to make a few wintery shaker cards. Rather than the traditional thick shakers, I decided to make a few faux… Continue reading Create Faux Shaker Cards for Winter

Alcohol Markers, Card, Holiday, Mixed Media

Using Color Theory to Create Paper Scrap Coffee Cards

Do you make monthly crafting goals? During December, I made it a goal to use up the ever-growing pile of paper scraps. Earlier this month, I attended a retreat and, instead of bringing full sheets of paper, I only brought my bin of paper scraps. This challenged me to find new ways to mix patterns… Continue reading Using Color Theory to Create Paper Scrap Coffee Cards