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12 Tags of 2015   August
 
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Tim Holtz's inspiration and my interpretation. Another year of making tag art. This time I am going to create a little sampler piece so that I can create a Home Decor piece at the end of all the fun! This month I followed the layout of Tim's tag and the fun background technique but the colours I chose to use are completely different! If you want to join in with 12 Tags of 2015 then here is the link. http://timholtz.com/category/12-tags-of-2015/ For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 5092 Helen Allen
12 Tags of 2015 - March
 
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Tim Holtz's inspiration and my interpretation. Another year of making tag art. This time I am going to create a little sampler piece so that I can create a Home Decor piece at the end of all the fun! This is definitely a little quirkier than Tim's original! Hope it is not too cheesy for you! If you want to join in with 12 Tags of 2015 then here is the link. http://timholtz.com/category/12-tags-of-2015/ For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 8395 Helen Allen
Christmas Art Journal Page
 
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I hope this Christmas Art Journal Page spreads a warm glow of Christmas Spirit and creativity. I love Christmas. For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 13728 Helen Allen
Gorjuss Card - try stamping on to old book pages
 
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Why not try stamping images on to old book pages. I show you how to do it with a lovely Gorjuss Stamp set. A tutorial with some paper piecing and colouring in thrown in! Have fun! ;-) For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link above to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 7606 Helen Allen
Graphic 45 Card Tutorial - How to get the most out of your papers
 
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This tutorial will show you how easy it is to mix and match your Graphic 45 papers to make beautiful cards time after time. Graphic 45 papers are so interchangeable that it is easy to find new combinations to make beautiful projects. I have used Graphic 45 papers but the ideas in this tutorial translate to any scraps you have left over. I hope you find this ideas tutorial useful. For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops, many of which use Graphic 45 papers, please click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 11625 Helen Allen
12 Tags of 2013 - August
 
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Tim Holtz's inspiration - my interpretation of the August tag for 12 Tags of 2013. Tim made 4 retro travel tags and he inspired me to create a booklet of vintage sewing tags. If you like my videos please like and subscribe - thank you. For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 1715 Helen Allen
Art Journal Book - Page 2 - Hidden Pockets and Tags
 
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Page 2 in my Art Journal in an old book. I want to try lot of different things in my journal. In particular I want to try different page layouts and combinations so my book becomes a journey. I want each page to mean something to me. I know I will be learning lots of things along the way and I cope you find something in my pages to inspire you. This page is all about the beach and I had great fun turning waves into pockets and tags. It was great fun adding the photos and journalling turning this page into one filled with memories of happy days spent at the beach. The page features stamps from: rubberdance.com For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 19389 Helen Allen
Mixed Media Art Journal - 12 Journals of 2016 - June
 
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Tim Holtz's inspiration and my interpretation. Another year of making tag art. This time I am making 12 Journal Pages with tags all based on Tim's tag of the month. The two main techniques Tim reminded us of this month were Tissue wrapping and using stencils to create a plaid effect. I hope you like my page and that it inspires you to try these techniques for yourself. Why not play along and make a journal for 2016! If you want to join in with 12 Tags of 2016 then here is the link. http://timholtz.com/12-tags-of-2016-June/ For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. This is the direct link to the cutting guide post for this project: http://acraftproject.blogspot.com/2016/02/12-journals-of-2016.html For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 4145 Helen Allen
Rubber Dance Tutorial -  Botanical Gatefold Card
 
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A Design Team tutorial for Rubber Dance Stamps. Today I am going to share a gatefold card using book pages as background papers and antique botanical images to make a pretty card. This card could be used for birthdays or to send a note to a friend! If you want to get your hands on the gorgeous stamps featured in this tutorial or to visit the Rubber Dance Blog for challenge details please pop along to: http://www.rubberdance.com For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 7296 Helen Allen
Pop-Up Slider Christmas Card
 
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My first Christmas Card Tutorial for 2013 and my first ever Christmas Card Tutorial on You Tube! Please subscribe if you want to see the next one I post! This is a great card style to add to your bag of card making tricks. It definitely does"t have to be Christmas. For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 54799 Helen Allen
New Year Art Journal Page
 
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I hope you like my first Art Journal Page of the New Year. Here is hoping my wish comes true and that we all have more time to create in 2014! For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 20382 Helen Allen
Christmas Assemblage Clock
 
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This is how I put a little bit of Christmas into an Idea-ology Assemblage Clock. I loved working on this miniature scene. Hope you enjoy this fast forward of the highlights and that inspires you to get creative. For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! The music Deck the Halls B is by kind permission of Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 12202 Helen Allen
Gorjuss Bookpage Card
 
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Why not try stamping images on to old book pages. I show you how to create a mask so that you can highlight your images with ink for a completely different look. Click here for your cutting guide! http://acraftproject.blogspot.com/2015/11/a-gorjuss-card.html For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link above to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 21350 Helen Allen
How to make two different Card designs that use up Ribbon Scraps!
 
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Learn how to make two fun and easy card designs that will help you use up your ribbon and card scraps. Enjoy! Thank you for joining me in my virtual classroom today.
Views: 4161 Helen Allen
Beaded Wire Heart - For Home Decor or Gift
 
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This video shows you how to make a pretty beaded heart that you can make for any occasion. It makes a pretty home decor item or a thoughtful gift. They make pretty Christmas decorations too. Hope you like the new camera angle!!!! For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 3243 Helen Allen
Mixed Media Spring is in the Air Canvas - Video Tour
 
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This is a mixed media canvas inspired by the Scrap Around the World Challenge. There was supposed to be a tutorial but due to a technical hitch I lost all the film! I wanted to share the result with you anyway and hope you enjoy this look at the details of my Spring is in the Air canvas. This canvas was inspired by the April Challenge over at: http://scraparoundtheworld.blogspot.co.uk For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link above to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 1875 Helen Allen
Art Journal Book Page 4
 
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Page 4 in my Art Journal in an old book. I want to try lot of different things in my journal. In particular I want to try different page layouts and combinations so my book becomes a journey. I want each page to mean something to me. I know I will be learning lots of things along the way and I cope you find something in my pages to inspire you. This page was a real journey into the unknown….I didn't know if I would like it! I love the paint transfer technique and wanted to make my page look like an old plaster wall. I think it is a lesson in try try again! Hope you like it. For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 9053 Helen Allen
Zentangle Tag Alphabet
 
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I made this tag as part of a series of tags I made to practice Zentangle patterns. This is the letter Q and you can see more of these tags over on my blog. Thank you to Tag Tuesday for the inspiration. See my Origami Paper Bow video for more detailed instruction on how to make fabulous paper bows. Thank you so much for joining me in my virtual classroom.
Views: 6662 Helen Allen
Shaker Card Tutorial - Using the Graphic 45 Voyage Beneath the Sea Collection
 
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Love Graphic 45 and looking for ideas to use up those Voyage Beneath the Sea Papers or other patterned papers in your collection then this is a tutorial for you. Are you a card maker with lots of patterned papers to use up then this could give you some inspiration too! For more inspiration I have a blog where there is a huge archive of paper crafting tutorials and crafting inspiration. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link above or below to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 1730 Helen Allen
The Pyramid Mini - latest online workshop available from my ETSY shop now!
 
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The Pyramid Mini makes a wonderful keepsake gift. The Mini Album housed in the base is perfect for journalling and photographs of a special occasion and the pyramid opens up to reveal a surprise within. This workshop teaches you how to make The Pyramid Mini. This workshops come with full photo instructions and the links to all the workshop videos. This workshop has 6 videos and I am sure once you have learnt how to make this special project you will come up with lots of ideas of how to personalise it for that special someone/occasion in your life. To purchase your copy of this workshop please visit either my ETSY shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop or my blog: http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk Full step by step video and photo instructions with all templates included. Don't forget to subscribe here, at my shop and at my blog to be the first to see new ideas for this project and when the next workshop is available to purchase. Hope to be crafting with you soon x
Views: 1371 Helen Allen
A Birthday Card for anyone that loves Lego! (Tutorial)
 
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A fun card that is perfect for anyone that loves lego. Just change the colour combinations to make it one for the girls or one for the boys. Visit my Blog and click on my email if you want me to send you the pdf for the printable card inner and greeting. For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link above to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 8709 Helen Allen
Art Journal Book - Page 5 - Using Rubber Dance Stamps
 
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Page 5 in my Art Journal in an old book. I want to try lot of different things in my journal. In particular I want to try different page layouts and combinations so my book becomes a journey. I want each page to mean something to me. I know I will be learning lots of things along the way and I cope you find something in my pages to inspire you. This page is all about achieving your goals. I wanted to create an envelope pocket to store my goals for this year. I wonder how many I will achieve. Hope you like my page. This month I am a Guest Designer for Rubber Dance over at Unruly PaperArts why not pop along and check out this wonderful Blogzine. This month the theme is Fully Booked: http://www.unrulypaperarts.com Want to check out more Rubber Dance Stamps then here is your link: http://www.rubberdance.com For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 8954 Helen Allen
Easy Card Tutorial - Using Book Pages and Patterned Papers
 
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This tutorial will show you how easy it is to make a pretty card using only a few supplies. You may not have the papers or stamps I have used but you will have similar and you will be able to achieve a similar look. I hope you find this ideas tutorial useful. For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops please click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 2894 Helen Allen
12 Tags of 2015   May
 
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Tim Holtz's inspiration and my interpretation. Another year of making tag art. This time I am going to create a little sampler piece so that I can create a Home Decor piece at the end of all the fun! This month I followed the layout of Tim's tag but the colours I chose to use are completely different! If you want to join in with 12 Tags of 2015 then here is the link. http://timholtz.com/category/12-tags-of-2015/ For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 1509 Helen Allen
12 Tags of 2014 - April (Tim Holtz)
 
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Tim Holtz's inspiration and my interpretation. Aprils tag is so pretty. I Ioved the garden theme and enjoyed making all the paper flowers. If you want to join in with 12 Tags of 2014 then here is the link. http://timholtz.com/category/12-tags-of-2014/ For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 12520 Helen Allen
Mixed Media Canvas - Imagination - A Faber Castell Design Memory Craft Tutorial
 
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Here is my Mixed Media project tutorial as part of the Guest Design Team for Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft®. I hope that this project shows you how easy it is to mix and match your products to achieve beautiful results. This pretty canvas could be created using other colours and using all of the steps or some of the steps. It is a fun make that would look fab in your home or would make a wonderful gift for a friend. I already had a few Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft® products in my craft box but I am loving the new additions and am having a really wonderful time as part of this seasons Guest Design Team. One more project to share on April 1st! For a full list of the products used in this tutorial please pop along to: http://designmemorycraft.typepad.com/design-memory-craft/2016/02/imagine-that.html For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 43211 Helen Allen
Another idea for The Surprise Package - Workshop available from The Craft Project Shop
 
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One project two gorgeous looks courtesy of Graphic 45. This video formed part of my Graphic 45 Design Team Audition 2013. To purchase your copy of this versatile project please visit either my ETSY shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop or my blog: http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk Full step by step video and photo instructions with all templates include. Don't forget to subscribe here, at my shop and at my blog to be the first to see new ideas for this project and when the next workshop is available to purchase. Hope to be crafting with you soon x
Views: 1128 Helen Allen
Christmas Faux Altered Book
 
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This is a long video but there is lots to see. On the surface this looks like any other old book but look inside…..and there is a magical snowy scene. I show you how. Turn paper into faux leather, an MDF blank into the pages of an altered book in minutes and learn how to make your own embossing paste. You may wish to watch this one in instalments! Visit my blog for the links to the MDF Man (UK based) who produces this item. It was at one of his classes with the lovely Karen that I first tried this and of course I was inspired to come home and make another one! For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 51188 Helen Allen
Rubber Dance Design Team Tutorial - Travel Journal
 
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A Design Team tutorial for Rubber Dance Stamps. This project was inspired by the October 2014 Rubber Dance Colour challenge. Why not pop over and play along. I created a fun Journal that I have themed with my Travel stamps. I will use my Journal to record a holiday to Cornwall. You can use this tutorial to create journals of your own themed for the holiday you are taking or the special event you want to document. You can mix and match the interactive pages to create something unique! If you want to get your hands on the gorgeous stamps featured in this tutorial or to visit the Rubber Dance Blog for challenge details please pop along to: http://www.rubberdance.com For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 40526 Helen Allen
Graphic 45 Card Tutorial  - A Couture Creation!
 
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This tutorial will show you how easy it is to mix and match your Graphic 45 papers to make beautiful cards time after time. Graphic 45 papers are so interchangeable that it is easy to find new combinations to make beautiful projects. I have used Graphic 45 papers but the ideas in this tutorial translate to any scraps you have left over. I hope you find this ideas tutorial useful. For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops, many of which use Graphic 45 papers, please click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 3770 Helen Allen
Art Journal - Experimental Journal   Dripping with Glitter!
 
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I am experimenting in my Journal today. Adding texture to play with drippage! See how the texture is highlighted by dripping Distress Stains over it. Hope you enjoy the process and I inspire you to experiment in your Art Journal. If you want to get your hands on the gorgeous diamond stamp featured in this tutorial visit Rubber Dance : http://www.rubberdance.com For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 21561 Helen Allen
12 Tags of 2012 Review
 
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Oh what fun we had! Thank you to Tim Holtz for a wonderful year of crafting inspiration and Tag Style!!! Here are my tags inspired by Tim's 12 tags of 2012. I recommend you take part in 12 tags of 2013....folow Tim's link. http://timholtz.com/12-tags-of-2013-january/ and here are mine.........Please visit The Craft Project Shop for my templates and tutorials. Open 24/7!!! http://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop For more design ideas please subscribe to my YouTube Channel and my blog: http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk/ Thank you for watching.
Views: 841 Helen Allen
Trinket Box Tutorial - with Graphic 45 or any other papers in your collection!
 
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I will show you how to create beautiful trinket boxes for your home or your loved ones. It is an easy make and can be made using any of the scrapbook papers you have in your collection. I know you are going to find this so useful and who couldn't love beautiful storage!! Here is the link back to my blog if you want to pop over and subscribe as there are archives full of creativity over there too. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops, many of which use Graphic 45 papers, please click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 7085 Helen Allen
Mixed Media Beautiful World Canvas Tutorial
 
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If you are new to Mixed Media then I really hope you find the tips and techniques explained in the tutorial are helpful. I break down the creation of this fun canvas into easy stages. It is a bit of a long video but I hope it inspires a newbie to get creative. If you are already into Mixed Media then I hope you like what I have created and that you are getting out your paintbrushes right now! ;-) For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 30627 Helen Allen
Alcohol ink Ombre technique and Rubber Dance Stamps
 
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A Design Team tutorial for Rubber Dance Stamps. Today I am going to show you how with a little practice you can created a lovely ombre effect with your alcohol inks. Then it is time to turn your backgrounds into lovely cards for all occasions using your Rubber Dance Stamps. This is the second tutorial using this technique. This time I am using it to turn vintage stamp images into a modern card design. This card could be used for birthdays or to send a note to a friend! If you want to get your hands on the gorgeous stamps featured in this tutorial or to visit the Rubber Dance Blog for challenge details please pop along to: http://www.rubberdance.com For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 7677 Helen Allen
Art Jounal Book - Page 1 - A Pocket Page
 
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Today I am starting an Art Journal in an old book. I want to try lot of different things in my journal. In particular I want to try different page layouts and combinations so my book becomes a journey. I want each page to mean something to me. I know I will be learning lots of things along the way and I cope you find something in my pages to inspire you. This project was inspired by watching the lovely France Papillon who celebrates her 100th Art Journal on Monday page this week. Check out her videos over on: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3lkm39DsSZUqRGJg5REtFg For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 12354 Helen Allen
Mixed Media Flower Canvas using Faber Castell Design Memory Craft Products
 
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Here is my Mixed Media project tutorial featuring lots of Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft® products. I will show you how to mix and match your products to achieve beautiful results. This pretty canvas could be created using other colours or featuring other flowers and you can choose whether to use all of the steps or some of the steps. It is a fun make that would look fab in your home or would make a wonderful gift for a friend. For a full list of the products used in this tutorial please pop along to: http://acraftproject.blogspot.com/2016/05/mixed-media-flower-canvas-tutorial.html For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 20940 Helen Allen
Art Journaling - A Mermaid's Tale
 
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I am relatively new to Art Journalling and was inspired to give it a try after I watched Art Journaling videos on You Tube. I hope my first Art Journalling video inspires someone else to give it a try. For more design ideas please subscribe to my blog. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 8846 Helen Allen
Mixed Media Flower Card
 
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This tutorial will show you how easy it is to make Mixed Media Background Papers and then how to use them in a pretty flower card design. You may not have the paint colours or craft supplies that I use but you will have similar and you will be able to achieve a similar look. I hope you find this ideas tutorial useful. For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops please click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 1976 Helen Allen
Graphic 45 Design Team Auditon 2016 - Final Round - The Ballerina
 
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This tutorial forms part of my Final Audition for the Graphic 45 Design Team 2016. This mixed media canvas was inspired papers from the Sweet Sentiments and Precious Memories Paper collections. Graphic 45 patterned papers are the perfect choice when it comes to making dresses for your art work. I will show you how and I hope that you find the tips and techniques useful. Please visit me over on my blog to see the full final audition post. Wish me luck! http://acraftproject.blogspot.com/2016/04/graphic-45-design-team-audition-2016.html For more challenging workshops, many of which use Graphic 45 papers, please click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 12353 Helen Allen
A Graphic 45 Card Tutorial - Featuring  The Precious Memories Paper Collection
 
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Love Graphic 45 and looking for ideas to use up those Precious Memories Papers or other patterned papers in your collection then this is a tutorial for you. Are you a card maker with lots of patterned papers to use up then this could give you some inspiration too! For more inspiration I have a blog where there is a huge archive of paper crafting tutorials and crafting inspiration. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link above or below to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 1482 Helen Allen
Graphic 45 Mixed Media Canvas - Be a Peacock!
 
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This tutorial forms part of my Audition for the Graphic 45 Design Team 2016. This mixed media canvas was inspired by two beautiful Peacock papers from two different collections. Graphic 45 papers are so interchangeable that it is easy to find new combinations to make beautiful projects. I will show you how to create this canvas and hope it inspires you to make your own or that you find the tips and techniques useful. Please visit me over on my blog to see the full audition. Wish me luck! http://acraftproject.blogspot.com/2016/03/graphic-45-design-team-audition-2016.html For more challenging workshops, many of which use Graphic 45 papers, please click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 9189 Helen Allen
Halloween Potion Bottles Tutorial
 
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A fun tutorial aimed at giving you lots of inspiration to make a spooky display of potion bottles that will be a fun addition to your Halloween Decor! Start collecting your unusual shaped bottles now and by next Halloween you will have a display fit for any witch casting spells that may be visiting!!! For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 16149 Helen Allen
Video Tour of Steampunk Spells Mini Album (Graphic 45 Design Team 2014 Audition)
 
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Welcome to the video tour of one of my projects that forms part of my submission for the Graphic 45 Design Team 2014 Audition. I had such fun creating this with the Steampunk Spells paper collection and I really hope you like it. If you want to see more of my projects inspired by Graphic 45 then please follow the link at the end of the video back to my Audition Blog post. Keeping my fingers crossed! Don't forget to let me know what you think x
Views: 2161 Helen Allen
Paper Roses Card Tutorial
 
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The paper roses featured in this card tutorial can be made in any size by varying the diameter of your circle. I am sure you will find many other uses for them. They are simple to make but look great. Here are the links!!! Please visit The Craft Project Shop. Open 24/7!!! http://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop For more design ideas please subscribe to my You Tube Channel and my blog: http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk/ Thank you for watching.
Views: 706 Helen Allen
A Faber Castell Design Memory Craft Tutorial    Stencil Album decorated with Gelatos®
 
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Hope you enjoy my fourth project as part of the Guest Design Team for Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft® . Do you need somewhere to store your stencils which looks fabulous as well as being really functional? This mini album is so versatile. You could turn it into a photo album or perhaps use it to store special birthday cards in its pockets instead of stencils. The techniques of mixing and matching your Gellatos® with your stencils, Gel Medium, Gesso and Pitt Artist Pens to decorate this pretty album cover can be used as part of any of your Mixed Media projects. I hope you like it. For a full list of the products used in this tutorial please pop along to: http://designmemorycraft.typepad.com/design-memory-craft/2016/01/beautiful-stencil-storage.html For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
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Learn how to make a Faux Zipper Scrapbook Layout
 
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Learn how to make a faux zipper with Ranger foil tape and Fern and Forest Papers by Little Yellow Bicycle. A fun use of a pop can ring pull too! Thank you for joining me in my virtual classroom.
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12 tags of 2014 - March (Tim Holtz)
 
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Tim Holtz's inspiration and my interpretation. Twin tags are made using the smudge stamping technique. I had great fun turning my tags into faux luggage labels and making tissue tape rosettes. If you want to join in with 12 Tags of 2014 then here is the link. http://timholtz.com/category/12-tags-of-2014/ For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 9557 Helen Allen
Mixed Media Flower Canvas
 
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This canvas was inspired by Finnabair and her lovely Art Basic products. This pretty canvas could be created using other colours and using all of the steps or some of the steps. It is a fun make that would look fab in your home or would make a wonderful gift for a friend. For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! https://www.etsy.com/shop/TheCraftProjectShop Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
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12 Tags of 2013 - In Review
 
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I have had a 'tagtastic' 2013 and I thought I would do a quick (ish) review of all the fun I had. 12 Tags and 12 Tag videos for 2013. I can't believe Tim has the first tag up for 2014 already and its fab! If you want to join in with 12 Tags of 2014 then here is the link. http://timholtz.com/category/12-tags-of-2014/ To vist the lovely tag artists over at Tag Tuesday then please follow this link: http://tagtuesday.blogspot.co.uk For more inspiration I have a blog where I share more tutorials and crafting projects. http://acraftproject.blogspot.co.uk For more challenging workshops click on the link to visit my ETSY shop, open 24/7! Have a great Day and thank you for watching X
Views: 7223 Helen Allen

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