Category Archives: Organization

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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Craft Room Essentials

My top 10 craft room essentials.  This is for those just starting out on this journey we call crafting.  These are the things I use every single day and cannot function without.  Paper.  I use paper all the time.  For … 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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Water Media Color Chart Book

Today’s project:  a water media color chart book. I used these very inexpensive 12 x 12″ Colorbok Fabric Scrapbook Album.  I found these for 3.99 at Ollie’s-an overstock store.  I bought 5 or 6 of these albums for my art … Continue reading

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Water Soluble Media Book

In an earlier post I mentioned finding large D-ring binders at a discount outlet. Today I used my DIY watercolor paper pad and made several color swatches of my water soluble media.  These will be three-hole punched and go into … Continue reading

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Reuse What You Can

  Here is my latest in the About Face Art Quest.  As you know, I am taking a lot of classes from several different on-line sources.  Some are free tutorials, some are classes I am paying for.  The point is … Continue reading

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My Art Supply Fast is Over

I just placed an order from Dick Blick.  Nothing particularly exciting.  In fact, nothing exciting at all.  Canvases, a couple tubes of paint, paper, and a mixing medium. These are the things I absolutely need, which is more important than … Continue reading

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