I created these SUPER easy paper flowers with Ann Butler stamps and I love them. I cut out all the petals for my flower and stamped them with 2″ Unity Stamp ‘Leaves All Over’ Ann Butler faux-quilting stamps, and Surfacez black ink.Surfacez is great because it stamps on many surfaces and dries quickly. This is … Continue reading Easy paper flowers with Ann Butler stamps
On the Ann Butler Designs blog today I have a great Thanksgiving-themed project for you. If you enjoy stamping, inking and maybe even playing with string, I think you’ll find this a lot of fun! Thanks for stopping by today, Continue reading Mixed Media Thanksgiving Craft Project
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
Today I would like to share a quick, inexpensive and musical project to brighten your porch or deck. This is my Springtime Wind Chime with Ann Butler Designs What did I use? EZ-De’sTM Ann Butler Designs stamps by Kellycraft ColorBox Crafter’s® ink by Ann Butler in Limelight, Lilac, and Aquamarine janetdunndesign Hampton Art Love stamp … Continue reading Springtime Wind Chime with Ann Butler Designs
9 hours in a lovely scrapbooking store with lovely ladies, amazing food and tons of inspiration = how I spent Saturday. It was a special day because it was to help support a friend’s daughter’s planned trip to Africa later this month. Catherine (the Mom), as usual, is the most gracious and generous hostess and … Continue reading Wonderful Crop at ‘The Workshop’ (Stouffville)
Come on a journey with me as we SMOOCH in SO many different ways! Can you pick out all the techniques I used and surfaces friendly to Smooch in making this frame? I’ll give you a hint: 12. Use inks to enhance stamped images Decorate a card by applying mists to a wet … Continue reading Let’s SMOOCH!
Using alcohol inks and my Cuttlebug, I was able to transform a plain sheetof mul-tex™ into a functional clutch! Being on the C&T Publishing Creative Troupe has MANY advantages. One of them is being one of a select few who get to see and experiment with new products before they come to market. mul-tex™ Craft Pack Laminated … Continue reading Have you heard about mul-tex™? New Craft Product!