Tag Archives: Altenew Educator Certification Program

Altenew Educator Certification Program: Polychromatic

The next class that I have taken at the Altenew Academy is called Polychromatic.  This was another class that presented lessons in several coloring techniques and effects with several lessons using watercoloring or faux watercoloring.  My new favorite technique!!!  I was delighted to get more tools and techniques to add to my creative repertoire! The… Read More »

Altenew Educator Certification Program: Creative Watercolor Media

As you know, I’ve been really enjoying Watercoloring the past few weeks.  I’ve been trying all kinds of techniques and materials to see what results I get. My latest class at Altenew Academy was a class in a Creative Watercolor Media.  I actually had a really hard time deciding which lesson to make my class… Read More »

Altenew Educator Certification Program: Beyond Basic Backgrounds

I’m combining two projects today.  I recently completed the Beyond Basics Background class for the Altenew Educator Certification Program.  Plus, it is time for this week’s Paper Craft Crew card!!! I found the Beyond Basics Background class really interesting.  There are so many interesting ways to create backgrounds on cards that you just don’t think… Read More »

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 Level 2: Beautiful Details

I have successfully completed the Altenew Educator Certification Level 1 Program and I have moved on to the Level 2 Program.  I’m excited to take the next level of classes.  The instructors have been amazing and I’ve really gotten so many tips and techniques.  I also think that anytime you take a class and practice… Read More »

Altenew Educator Certification Program Level 1 Final Project Challenge

Boy do I have a lot to share with you today! As you know, I have been participating in Altenew’s Educator Certification Program.  This has allowed me (or should I say, given me the excuse) to take 10 classes in their Altenew Academy.  I had actually completed 2 other classes prior to being accepted into… Read More »