Friday, February 26, 2021

BTB 5 - Rustic Wood Background

 Happy Friday!!


It's another mixed media challenge! This time a quick but cool technique video from Picket Fence Studios! Check it out on their YouTube channel here:


Rustic Wood Background


And as you can see from the fun DT projects either woodgrain cardstock or a woodgrain embossing folder will work beautifully!


Misti


Essie


Lee


Jen


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Friday, February 19, 2021

BTB 4 - Embossing Folder Stamping

 Happy Friday!!


It's Friday!! Mixed Media challenge technique and finished products!! 

This week we try out the technique of using some inks and embossing folders.... alcohol inks or ink pads or even some paint! This one is pretty flexible and simple! Here's the link to the tutorial at Splitcoastampers:


Embossing Folder Stamping


And here is our DT sampling - 


Misti


Jen


Ceal


Lee


We hope you'll grab some ink and embossing folders and play along with us this week! Just add your link below!



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Friday, February 12, 2021

BTB 3 - Abstract Folded Landscape

 Happy Friday!


Heya crafty friends!! Are you ready to dive into another mixed media challenge? And then create a finished project with it? I say YES!! lol Oh this one is really cool (as they all are) because you can create some totally fabulous frameable art!! Framable? Frame-able? Frayymuhbul!?  lol Well you get my drift!! 


This is another awesome video tutorial from Lydia Fiedler! Just click on the link below to view it on her YouTube channel!! And then let's get a bit messy!


Abstract Folded Landscape


Now look at the super amazing DT projects! And I hope you're inspired to jump on in and enjoy!!


Crafty Jen


Essie


Misti


Amy


Amy


Lee


You'll see both cards and framed art this week from our DT!! Very cool I think!! Come on and join the fun and add your link below!



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Friday, February 5, 2021

Beyond The Blue 2 - Gel Plate Impressionism

 Happy Friday!!


First I have to shout out a HUGE THANK YOU!!! Seeing crafty friends, old and new, excited about the new challenge blog was just awesome!! And then to have some of you just jump on in and play along?! Well... yeah I was over the moon and smiling like a crazy person!! Ok ok I always do that anyway! ;)  But let me tell you..... we were all so excited and can't wait to keep up creating art and beauty with you all!!

What do we have for you this week? Another fun one with the gel plate from Lydia Fiedler! Now this one is pretty simple but you DO need a steady hand! Or some help from someone else with steady hands! LOL See what I mean here with this week's Tutorial:


Gel Plate Impressionism Tutorial


And here is what the DT made using this cool technique:


Misti Oblander


Ceal Pritchett


Crafty Jen


Amy Corson


Lee Murphy


We hope you'll have fun with us and play along! If you'd like to play along on any social media just use #beyondtheblue and we'll watch for you!! Add your link below:



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