Monthly Archives: September 2014

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    september days are here..

    September Days are Here by Mou Saha |

    creating something hand-made shares a special piece of your personality.  media team mou saha shows step by step a wonderful tutorial combining the simplest supplies to make something meaningful.  the use of various distress elements to create colorful layers and textures reminds us the versatility of what these products can be used for.  follow along Continue Reading

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    summer adventure journal…

    Summer Adventure Journal by Paula Cheney |

    when it comes to classic composition, vintage finishes, and clever details, creative coordinator paula cheney always inspires me.  as a designer, one of the most rewarding things is seeing your designs brought to life in imaginative ways and paula does this time and time again.  today’s tutorial showcases the customization of the idea-ology worn covers Continue Reading

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    week in review…

    what a great week of inspiration from our creative media team! in case you missed any of them, here is a quick link list for you to check them out…t!m Tim Holtz: 12 Tags of 2014: September Emma Williams: Blessed Seasonal Wallhanging Tammy Tutterow: Live Simply Burlap Panel Anna-Karin Edvaldsson: Autumn Burlap Panel Richele Christensen: Continue Reading

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    autumn wreath…

    with autumn just around the corner, media team richele christensen shares a great way to use your papercraft tools for a home decor project.  by combining the new layered leaf die from sizzix and the timeless earthly palette of distress she created realistic textured leaves from paper.  simple add them to a twig wreath intertwined Continue Reading

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    live simply burlap panel…

    Live Simply Burlap Panel by Tammy Tutterow |

    i always love the timeless vintage style of media team tammy tutterow.  her ability to infuse textiles reminiscent of old millinery has always inspired me.  the mix of shabby colors and a touch of nostalgic sparkle combined with assorted ephemera is tammy’s classic style.  i love the variety of products she uses to create such Continue Reading

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    12 tags of 2014 – september…

    i believe art allows our creativity to escape understanding… for me, that means sometimes encouraging myself to try new things, be open to different styles and techniques.  i also believe the only way to grow our creative thinking is to give ourselves that freedom to explore.  the 12 tags is my opportunity every month to Continue Reading