How to make a Hangable Art Card – Love edition

For Valentine’s Day this year I decided to make a hangable art card for my husband instead of just a traditional handmade card. Materials: 4″x6″ canvas board Heavy cardstock Wood frame Ann Butler Earth Safe Finishes Iridescents, rose, sunshine, sky Ann Butler Crafter’s™ ink: blueberry, aquamarine, night ColorBox® Ann Butler Art Screen, lattice ColorBox Surfacez … Continue reading How to make a Hangable Art Card – Love edition

How to decorate a Cool2Cast dragonfly tile

Thanks to Tiffany Windsor for sending me some great precast Cool2Cast tiles to work with.  Materials Used: Cool2Cast tile Ann Butler Designs Unity faux-quilting stampsDecoArt  Cool White acrylic paintAdirondack alcohol inksRub n BuffHero Arts stampStazon black inkMichaels mini alpha stampsGlossy Accents I first did an ‘underpainting’ of red, orange and purple alcohol ink, including the … Continue reading How to decorate a Cool2Cast dragonfly tile

Cre8time Is Here!

Cre8time Is Here!  3 minutes left! 2014 has marked the beginning of Cre8time activities at the monthly crop I host at Michaels in Toronto, Canada.  None of the attendees had heard about this wonderful movement started through the Craft and Hobby Association ( CHA). Anxious? Nervous? Combative? Yes — they were all that and more, … Continue reading Cre8time Is Here!