Staming with Gesso + Grungy Mixed Media Tags – Video Tutorial

I’m sharing the making some grungy mixed media tags today over on my YouTube channel. I had so much fun to create them. To create textured I stamped the background with gesso, that creates a nice effect when you go on top with watercolors. Click on more if you want to see the video and also close-up images of my finished tags.

Autumnal ATCs with stamped Collage Fodder (Process Video)

I’m sharing a new process video to inspire you over on my YouTube channel today. I am creating a pair of ATCs (Artist Trading Cards) using the embossing resist technique together with Distress Inks for the background. I am decorating the cards with some stamped collage fodder. I’m making some autumn leaves using our „I Love Leaves“ and „Twiggy Leaves“ stamp sets together with water-soluble pencils. This creates a super lovely watercolor effect.

Easy Mushroom ATC with Collage Background

ATCs with our new Pencil Marks 6 stamp set. It’s now available in the shop together with a lot of other new clear stamp sets. I used embossingpowder and acrylic ink as a resist together with watercolors for the background. The coneflowers are stamped with watercolors two times to create a layered effect.

Stamped Tags with Distress Inks & Oxides – Video Tutorial

In today’s video I show you how easy you can create some lovely stamped mixed media tags with a distress background. I am working with Distress Inks & Oxides and some of my stamps. The color combo I picked is inspired by our holidays we spent in Croatia.

Artist Trading Cards with a Watercolor Background – Video Tutorial

In today’s video I am creating three easy artist trading cards from a layered watercolor background and I’ll show you how you can use your stamps with watercolors instead of an ink pad. I am working with our Pencil Marks #3 and Inky Friends stamps sets.

Create Amazing Collage Fodder and Mixed Media Tags

We are going to create some amazing collage papers today using newsprint paper, watercolors and acrylic inks. For the collage fodder we are using dies from Tim Holtz and some of my stamps (available at rubberdance.com). In this free video tutorial you will learn how easy you can create wonderful mixed media tags. Of course you can use the same technique to make greeting cards, art journal pages or other mixed media projects.

Abstract Mixed Media Play

In today’s video I am creating an abstract mixed media background, that I then will use to create two mixed media tags and an Artist Trading Card. It’s a lot of fun to create this paper and it’s also a good way to explore different color combos and mark makings.

Artist Trading Cards with Gouache Background – Video Tutorial

In today’s video I am creating three easy artist trading cards from a gouache background. As my Arteza gouache starting to dry out completely in their tubes I decided to use them as much as I can. I am working with our Carved Collection #1 and Textured Sea Creatures stamps sets.

Mixed Media ATCs – Video Tutorial

In today’s video I am creating two easy artist trading cards with one collage paper . My collage paper is a simple left over paint paper. When I am painting with acrylics I use a simple piece of paper as my paint pallete. On this paper I am cleaning my brushes, stamps and tools. Further I make marks with the left over paint. These kind of papers are the best to use for collage