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Altenew Academy Stamps Meet Scrapbooks: Backgrounds

I have another scrapbook page to share with you.  Actually, I’m sharing my homework assignments with you!  In the Stamps Meet Scrapbooks class that I’m taking, Lesson 3 was about trying a watercolor emboss resist technique to create the background of your scrapbook. The technique gives an interesting effect for a background and I am… Read More »

Altenew Academy Stamps Meet Scrapbooks: Stamping A Background

I actually have several stamp sets in my collection that I purchased just to make scrapbook layouts with them.  Using your stamps and dies to create scrapbook pages is just one more way to stretch your crafting budget and get more out of your stash.  You get more bang for your buck when you have… Read More »

Altenew Educator Certification Program: Seasonal Scene Building

My last class for the Level 1 Altenew Educator Certification Program is called Seasonal Scene Building. I’ll be honest, I usually avoid creating scene cards since they are a bit more time consuming than a nice clean and simple card. I’ve purchased a few scene building stamp and die bundles and they tend to sit… Read More »

Altenew Educator Certification Program: Irresistible Inking Techniques

One of the recent Altenew Academy classes that I have taken is called Irresistible Inking Techniques.  Most of the techniques shown in the class are techniques that I’ve used before, but that I haven’t done recently.  It was nice to be reminded of some nice, classic techniques! My card layout for the day uses this… Read More »

Atlenew Educator Certification Program: Easy Die Cutting Techniques

I’ve actually now taken two classes through Altenew Academy in die cutting techniques.  I took their Die-Namic Die Cutting Techniques first and then took the Easy Die Cutting Techniques class as part of the AECP program that I’m doing. I made 3 cards to share with you today.  I gave up on the first card… Read More »

Altenew Educator Certification Program: Celebrations Stencil Techniques

The next Altenew Academy class project I want to share with you is the Celebrations Stencil Techniques. I’ve shared many cards that use stencil techniques over the last month, but there was one stand out technique in the class that I had never tried before:  Embossing Paste. I bought the Shimmery White Embossing Paste as… Read More »

Altenew Educator Certification Program: Easy Ink Blending Techniques

If you follow my blog on a regular basis, you already know that I’ve been taking some classes from Altenew Academy.  If you’re new here, now you know!! I finished the Easy Ink Blending Techniques class a couple of weeks before I got accepted into the AECP part of the academy.  I wanted to create… Read More »