Posted on 26 Jun 2017
What to do with pretty bottles? well you turn them into something useful and even prettier using your crafting and painting stash. step 1 - Tape off the top of the bottle with washi tape where you want your painted line to end.
step 2 - On a craft sheet, mix some POP Paint with Gel Medium. I used equal amounts.
The Gel medium helps the paint to...
Posted on 20 Jun 2017
On the blog today I am sharing a fun art journaling page. This page started off as an experiment and it morphed into a fun colourful page with a darker side.
I created the background with 5 colours of acrylic paint but my main focus was using POP paint colours in Signal Red and Flamingo
as my base.
step 1 - Paint a few large patches of Flami...
Posted on 08 Jun 2017
Remember a few weeks back I shared these gorgeous feather prints with you here
and then said that I would probably use them for a father's day card or something. Well today was that something day...
I absolutely love how they turned out and they simply had to be used.
So today I cut them up and turned them into a modern art journaling page - j...
Posted on 30 May 2017
Fancy a cup of tea? Today I am sharing this easy to make card with a vintage feel using an embossed tea cup from the Chiswick range
of stamps. Take a look at how easy it is using layering of products to create beautiful effects.
A quick and easy card for someone special, and maybe even an invitation for afternoon tea? who knows?
step 1 - Sta...
Posted on 29 May 2017
Today on the blog I am sharing a quick trick with you using my POP Paint and wax to up cycle an old wooden box.
step 1 - This is what the box looked like before I painted it. Pretty in its raw state but lately I have a thing for
white so everything in my house is turning into white.
step 2 - Naturally I would gravitate towards my Polar Pop Pai...
Posted on 18 May 2017
The versatility of POP Paint is amazing. I am convinced I use it in my projects daily. The amazing colours must be the most attractive feature to me,
but also the quality of paint and ease of use. Today I am sharing some easy mono prints I created using POP Paint and a feather.
The backgrounds would look amazing for some father's day cards - so t...
Posted on 01 May 2017
Create a beautiful and effective card for mom this mother's day using some POP Paint and a pencil eraser.
This simple but effective technique is so easy even the kids can do this.
A beautiful effect in a few easy steps.
step 1 - select at least 2-3 colours of paint to use.
step 2 - Die-cut a heart shape to use as a mask. Adhere the mask ont...
Posted on 30 Apr 2017
Stamping is one of my favourite techniques to use for cards, art journaling and on my scrapbooking layouts.
Combining all of my tools to create my own stamps is the perfect compromise when I don't have exactly what I want.
So this week I used some of my flower die-cuts to create my own foam stamps to use with POP Paint.
Its quick and easy, plus ...
Posted on 28 Apr 2017
Long weekends are perfect for getting things done and for me that usually means picking up a paint brush and painting something.
This week it was time to give this ugly duckling a little bit of a make-over.
But what's a girl to do when she runs out of her favourite POP Paint colour and no-where to buy some extras, well you make a plan of co...
Posted on 14 Apr 2017
It's Easter weekend and we are having some down time, well if hunting for eggs can been counted as down time.
I needed some last minute Easter egg hunt ideas and needed to use whatever I had on hand.
Well lucky for me I had some egg boxes that could quickly be turned into something magical without breaking the bank.
step 1 - You need a few emp...