251 posts categorized "Stamping"

Black and White Art Journal Page

Black and white dog

Hi everyone! I can't believe this is my final blog post. I've had loads of fun with Faber-Castell® Design Memory Craft® and hope you've been inspired to make lots of art as a result. Recently, I've been doing a lot of creating in my black and white journal. Working in two colors (well, three since I use grey) can either be a bit of a challenge or refreshingly simple.

Continue reading "Black and White Art Journal Page" »

Pin It

Chalkboard Valentines


Hi! Dana Tatar here today sharing a set of chalkboard valentines. I started this project with a set of wood veneer hearts and used Chalkboard Paint, a Stamper's Big Brush Pen and PITT®Artist Pens to add color. I added dimensional metallic accents with the NEW Texture Gems. These valentines are quick and easy to create and fun to personalize!

Continue reading "Chalkboard Valentines" »

Spread Your Wings Card

 

LisaAdametz-SpreadYourWings-1

 

Hi everyone! Lisa here with you today. And I'm happy to be back after being gone at CHA. It's always so fun to be there showing all the exciting new products for everyone, but it sure is awesome to be home.

So, now that I'm home I thought it would be fun to share a few of the new products with YOU! Just a little card, but it will give you an idea of what you have to look forward to. :)

Continue reading "Spread Your Wings Card" »

Pin It

Miniature Heart Garland with DeeDee Catron

DeeDee Catron - Mini Heart Garland

Hi everyone! DeeDee here today.. for my REAL last post. I can't believe I made that mistake, thinking the last post I did for Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft was my last. That's okay though! I get to show you one more fun technique that's a favorite of mine! Today I turned the technique into this cute miniature heart garland.

We're going to go through this tutorial in video format, so please join me to see just how I created this garland: 

 

 

Great watercolor effect, no? And I just love how you can use the Big Brush Pens, dry them, and then keep adding color on top, like the Gelatos! 

DeeDee catron - Mini heart garland2

Faber Castell / Design Memory Craft supplies:
Gelatos® Double Scoop® - Guava (#770250)
Gelatos® Double Scoop®  - Bubble Gum (#770251)
Gelatos® Double Scoop®  - Red Cherry (#770252)
Gelatos® Double Scoop® - Metallic Melon (#770267)
Stamper's Big Brush Pen COLD GREY III (#770011)

Other supplies:
VLVS! Music Sheet Background Stamp
Assorted ephemera, tags, sewing machine, thread, watercolor paper


Thanks again a MILLION times over for having me here as a guest on your blog! ♥ I've thoroughly enjoyed inspiring you and hope to see you around. 

Pin It

I love "Texture" by Hee Sun Kim

DSC01406

Hello, everyone. Hee Sun Kim here.

A new year has begun.

[Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365 page book. Write a good one.] - Brad Paisley -

Happy New Year!

Today, I want to share with you how to create texture.

Continue reading "I love "Texture" by Hee Sun Kim" »

Pin It

Watercolor Gelatos plus Video with Rachel Kleinman

 


I put together a video to show you the full process of making this. If you're having trouble playing the video in this post, please click here to watch the video directly.

Happy New Year to all of you! I wish you a wonderful and artsy 2015! To ring in the new year I'm trying something NEW with my Faber Castell Design Memory Craft Gelatos®! I used my Gelatos® Double Scoop® to stamp and watercolor to create a small art print.

Continue reading "Watercolor Gelatos plus Video with Rachel Kleinman" »

Gradient Technique for Art Journaling by DeeDee Catron

 

DeeDee Catron - HOME AJ Page

Hi Folks! DeeDee here to join you for my third and final bit as a Guest Designer for Faber Castell Design Memory Craft. What a super honor to have been here! Thank you so much for joining me these past few months. 

Continue reading "Gradient Technique for Art Journaling by DeeDee Catron" »

Pin It

Simple Christmas Holiday Photo Tags

FB tag post 1

Hi everyone! Christine here.  Today's project was inspired by my three-year-old nephew. We'll be opening gifts together on Christmas morning and I want him to be able to find his own gift under the Christmas tree, despite not being able to read quite yet. Like you, I have a number of gifts to tag and wanted something personal, but simple. And I wanted to use supplies I already had. Voila, Christmas Photo Tags were born!

Continue reading "Simple Christmas Holiday Photo Tags" »

Pin It

Fa La La Card with Jen Matott

Spellbinders + Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft= Fa la la!  I was lucky enough to get some fun dies to play with in my project. Here is the pretty holiday card I made with these fun dies...

 I got the Spellbinders® Nestabilities® Card Creator Elegant Labels Four dies.  They are not only pretty but layer beautifully to create gorgeous cards or projects! This holiday card was super easy to put together with the help of this set!

Continue reading "Fa La La Card with Jen Matott" »

Blog Hop Day 5 - Tiffany

A55c94f3-2679-4d5e-81e0-a2174f80cb21_zps5fa7514c

Hello Blogosphere! It's Tiffany with a stained glass ornament and matching card to share with you for the DCWV and Faber-Castell® Design Memory Craft® Blog Hop!

Hop with us for a chance to win our $50 prize pack and a prize from DCWV! Here’s how to enter: stop by our blog each day this week and leave a comment. One random winner will be announced on December 15th. The blog hop will close on December 12th at 11PM.

TiffDCWVTutorialMain

For this tutorial you'll need the following products:

Glass Bulbs

Faber-Castell® Design Memory Craft® Glaze

Faber-Castell® Design Memory Craft® Gelatos® Double-Scoop® Cherry, Green Tea, and Champagne

Faber-Castell® Design Memory Craft® Gelatos Tool Set (dropper, Spatula, paintbrush)

Faber-Castell® Design Memory Craft® Chalkboard Paint

Faber-Castell® Design Memory Craft® Stamper's Big Brush 3 Ct Red, 3 Ct Green

Faber-Castell® Design Memory Craft® Collapsible Cup

Green Cardstock, Tag, Corrugated Paper, Metallic Snowflake Card: DCWV

Stamps: Lawn Fawn

Ribbon: May Arts

TiffDCWVTutorial1

1. Using the spatula, cut 1/4" of Gelatos® Double-Scoop® of each color (gold champagne, red cherry, green tea) into small separate containers & mash into a paste with a drop of water. 

2. Mix in 2 tablespoons or so of Glaze until all the Gelatos® color is blended. 

3. Pour into Glass Bulb.

TiffDCWVTutorial2

4. Swirl tinted glaze to coat inside of Glass Bulb & then invert Glass Bulb to allow excess to drain.

5. Set aside to dry.

6. Once dry, add a sentiment or artwork using the Chalkboard Paint and a thin detail brush. Dry.

7. Doodle "holly" onto green DCWV cardstock with a Stamper's Big Brush Pen, cut, and adhere to glass bulb with embellishments (mini bells, twine).

 

For the card:

1. Add strips of washi tape & then adhere strip of corrugate paper onto the metallic snowflake A2 card base.

2. Stamp sentiment & images onto the tag with the Stamper's Big Brush Pens. 

3. Add ribbons & embellishements.

4. Adhere finised tag to card with foam squares.

VIOLA! It's ready for its recipient!

I hope you enjoyed these 2 tutorials! For more variations of this ornament, try using Gel Medium or Glass Bead Glitter Gel!

Thanks for stopping by :)

 

Pin It

MIX & MATCH

MIX & MATCH from Faber-Castell makes designing with COLOR simple. Choose a color set that inspires you. Choose a medium. Mix & Match as you create. Color coordinated palettes give you the freedom to design your project knowing the colors & mediums will work beautifully together.

Let's Connect!

Follow us on Twitter Like us on Facebook Join us on Facebook Watch us on YouTube Send us an email Subscribe via RSS

Subscribe via Email

Archives

Recent Posts

Latest Comments

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...