Blending Ink For a Background

Blending Ink For a Background Happy Friday Everyone – have you tried Blending Ink for a Background with Blending Brushes? I had a beginner’s class yesterday and the ladies had a great time.  They each chose the kit they wanted to work on and it was great to see all the different designs from the kits.  I can’t wait to see which kits they choose next month!  Here is a photo of the ladies hard…

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Quiet Meadow Advanced Class

Quiet Meadow Advanced Class Registration is open for the August Advanced Class!    Remember how elegant that little black dress was? In this class we will be using the classy Simply Elegant pattern paper to make 4 cards. I have 2 ways to join me for this class – online via Zoom and in-person at my studio 4304 Periwinkle Place New Bern, NC. Click the link below and check out the details. Now you can…

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Ink Blending – sponge daubers

Ink Blending – sponge daubers Hello Everyone – I have another idea for Ink Blending – sponge daubers for you today. In my Ink Blending article I mentioned a number of tools you can use for your Ink Blending.  When working with a stencil I like to use sponge daubers.  These small finger tools allow you to pick up ink and concentrate it in a small area.  They are perfect for using with stencils. I…

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How do you store your paper?

How do you store your paper? I hope you had a great weekend!  I had a fabulous time yesterday when we went to the local theater to see Steel Magnolia’s.  The actors did a fabulous job.  I had not seen the movie or read the book so I was not familiar with the story.  They listed their upcoming shows so we may be going back to see some of them.  The next one is Murder…

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Ink Blending Sponges

Ink Blending Sponges Hello Everyone – I wanted to share my card that I created with Ink Blending Sponges. I spent the whole afternoon in my studio creating cards to share with you this week.  It was so much fun to create for fun.  I love play with ink and seeing what I can come up with.  Today we have tickets to see Steel Magnolia’s at a local theater group today.  We have 2 separate…

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Ink Blending – some tips

Ink Blending – some tips Happy Saturday Everyone – Let’s talk Ink Blending – some tips! Ink blending is a great way to get a soft ink coloring on your paper or to color images. Do you struggle with your ink blending? There are several tools and tricks you can use when you are going to do some ink blending. I have learned a lot over the years and want to share my tips with…

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