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ko-ok · 2W ago

TARNISHED FOIL

Probably one of the best purchases you can make in the papercraft/mixed media world is a roll of Silver adhesive foil tape.  Ranger sells the sheets (A4 I think) but I prefer the roll that you can buy and if you get the one that is about 8cm (or 3") ...
ko-ok · 3W ago

EMBOSSED BLOBS

First class back from my month long holiday in New Zealand and we'll be working with embossing powders.  I love the fact that there are so many ways to use embossing powders and this is an easy way to add a substantial embellishment piece to your wor...
ko-ok · 2M ago

FOILED AGAIN!

I have had a "thing" for foils.... the ones that go onto a sticky surface and then peel off to show shiny, gorgeous colours.  So we all know that it works semi-ok on the sticky embossing pow...
ko-ok · 2M ago

GRANULATED WATERCOLOUR

I have done the technique before where you sprinkle either rock salt or plain table salt over wet watercolour where the salt soaks up some of the liquid to leave you with lighter areas where...
ko-ok · 3M ago

FOILED EMBOSSING

This technique combines two of my favourite things..... embossing and foil.  The added bonus is that you can go through all your gorgeous background papers to find something that looks wonde...
ko-ok · 3M ago

CREDIT CARD TECHNIQUE REVISITED

My absolute favourite background is credit card technique.  Over the years this has proven itself to be one of the easiest and most spectacular backgrounds that you can do with such simple s...
ko-ok · 4M ago

ALCOHOL INK SMOOSH

We used alcohol inks in the last class so I thought we'd continue with them in this class but this time use them for making backgrounds instead of embellishments.  I love the various effects...
ko-ok · 4M ago

TEXTURED ALCOHOL INK EMBELLISHMENTS

I try to include some embellishment classes as well as doing backgrounds so the girls will have both a stash of backgrounds as well as embellishments to use on their atc's.  The class this f...
ko-ok · 5M ago

FREESTYLE WATERCOLOUR AND STAMPING

This is our first class back and as is usual, we'll be beginning another book.  Book number 17 in fact!We'll be doing what I call Freestyle Water colouring with some stamping thrown in.  I b...
ko-ok · 7M ago

Christmas ATC's

The last class of the year we generally do some Christmas ATC's.  This year that's all I've done!  I have half a page of quotes that I have collected with a Christmas theme so all of the gir...