Category Archives: Free Stuff

DIY Texture Tool

As I mentioned in an earlier post, I have many old credit-type plastic cards.  One use for these handy little things is to cut the edges up to create textures on your art journal pages.  Here’s how: Each edge is … Continue reading

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Craft Room Essential TOOLS

Here is a list of tools I find to be essential in my work room.  These are suggestions for those new to crafting or setting up a craft room.  Hot Glue Gun.  This is a tool I use every day. … Continue reading

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The Clip Art Book

I noticed this book on my book shelf last night.  As I have mentioned, I have many many books. This book is filled with over 5000 copyright free images.  There are people, costumes, architecture, alphabets and numbers, heraldry and armor, … Continue reading

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My Sketches

are coming along.  I’m making buildings with windows, doors and chimneys which can be mixed and matched.  I am working on outdoor things like flower beds, flower boxes and swing sets.  I’ve made several Christmas items and am working on … Continue reading

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Since It Looks Like I’ll Be Out For

awhile with surgery, I thought I would make some free images.  If this is something you’re interested in, please leave a comment on what sorts of images you would like.  I’m beginning with commonly used themes-Holidays, Seasons, Events, Nature, things … Continue reading

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DIY Stash Building, Part 3

In my earlier posts we discussed gathering stuff to build a stash and some of the things you could make with what you gathered.  Here I will separate things into categories for you. Art Journaling: This can be one of … Continue reading

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DIY Build A Stash, Part 2

This morning I watched a You-Tube video.  In it the person was showing their craft room and materials.  It was a stunning room with a tremendous amount of store-bought, beautiful supplies. And I became concerned new people might become intimidated … Continue reading

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