Sunday, 28 August 2016

More watercolour fun

Yesterday's post focused on the Prima Water Soluble Oil Pastels, so today we will share this video on the Tim Holtz Distress Crayons and Faber-Castell Gelato's and the differences between them:

We have the original 3 sets of the Distress Crayons on special at the moment here
and the Gelatos are available here

Saturday, 27 August 2016

Endless Possibilities

In the world of watercolour we are spoiled by the variety of products available - Gelatos, distress crayons, distress markers, inks, sprays etc. Then Prima has (what seems to be a contradiction) - Water Soluble Oil Pastels, but this video shows just how versatile they are and how easy they are to use (it is a long video crammed full of different techniques, so maybe make a cuppa and get comfy):

We have them on special at the moment here

Friday, 26 August 2016

Finnabair Art Alchemy paints

More luscious mixed media from Prima - with the Finnabair Art Alchemy paints. Lovely little pots of soft metallic colours to add something special to your next project.

If you'd like some inspiration, here is a great project video:

The Art Alchemy Paints can be found here
Black Gesso
Archival Ink
Mini Stones
Art Stones

Thursday, 25 August 2016

Pico IrRESISTible Embellisher

We have had these in stock before and they proved so popular, we got all the colours in for you to play with.

In case you missed the last video on how to use them, check out this video:

Pico IrRESISTible Embellisher can be found here
We also have the Memento Luxe inks here

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Pink Your Life

Aw toooo cute - The new Stampendous Pink Your Life clear & cling stamps - Mushrooms and pixies are to die for. Check them out in this video:

We have them available in store and online:
Mushroom Cling Stamp
Mushroom Clear Stamp
Whisper friends
Whispers House

We have lots of NEW Stampendous stamps in stock - heaps of Christmas themed stamps as well as House Mouse - you can find them here

Wednesday, 17 August 2016

Adding Texture

If you love playing with mixed media, then you know all about texture and how much oomph it adds to your projects. There are many ways to add texture, but one of the easiest (and coolest) ways is with the Finnabair Art Stones and Texture Powder.

This video shows you just how easy they are to use:

You can find the products on our website and in store:

Tuesday, 16 August 2016

Donna Downey Stencils

Donna Downey keeps coming up with the most amazing stencils to add fun and personality to your mixed media projects. We have lots of these amazing stencils available in store and online here

And here is a video showing a creative way to use them: