Watercolor Cardstock and Markers Comparison

Zig, Distress and Spectrum Aqua Markers and Cardstock Comparison

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Zig, Distress and Spectrum Aqua Markers and Cardstock Comparison Several weeks ago when it suddenly seemed like "everyone" was getting interested in the Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers, I was chatting with Dream Team Member, Laurel Beard.  She had the markers and didn't like them! She was having trouble getting them to blend...we ended…

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Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers and Cardstock Comparison

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Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers and Cardstock Comparison Hey, friends!  Today's video is all about how I picked out my colors - it's oh, so scientific!  lol!  and I'll give you the low down on the card stock... I love rainbow, bright, very saturated colors and I have linked all the colors I have…

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Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers EASY Watercoloring Technique

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Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers EASY Watercoloring Technique You know that I "caved" and bought those markers that suddenly everybody seems to be talking about, right?  You are going to be seeing a lot of these markers because I am absolutely head over heels for these markers.  Truly! Coming later this week, I will show…

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Embossing with Big Shot Dies – One Layer Card

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Two good stamping friends of mine,  Maureen Merritt and Jill Foster are completely different stampers - Maureen being a Clean and Simple stamper and Jill being...well, what do you call the opposite of that?  Jill uses a lot of techniques, watercolors, layering and bold colors.  I get all starry eyed when I see her projects. I…

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Intro to the MISTI Stamping Tool

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Have you heard all the buzz about the MISTI Stamping Tool?  I love the name...it's like your best friend, but it stands for Most Incredible Stamping Tool Invented. Pretty cool, eh? You might just have to see it for yourself to be convinced that this is a super cool tool...so view my video as I break…

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Do you need to use a powder tool for Heat Embossing?

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I've heard some debate as to whether you need to use a Deactivator Tool or an Embossing Buddy to remove the static from your cardstock when using WOW Embossing Powder. I decided to experiment and check it out for myself.  View the video to see what my results were!   So you saw first hand…

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Q&A: What is a Pigment Ink Pad?

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With so many different types of ink on the market, it can be overwhelming and confusing. Believe me, I know! I've had a lot of questions from you all on inks, so I thought I would do a series of videos explaining and showing you how the different inks work, what they are used for…

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Storage Solutions for Die cutting

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Today's video is a follow up to my Craft Room Tour. In the video, I talked about the Craft Bin.  I like the Craft Bin, but I definitely do not love it.  It just goes against my "no lid policy" that I try to live by.  No lids just makes my life easier and my…

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How to die cut a stamped image perfectly every time!

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Some stamps and dies are made so that you stamp first, then the die is basically an outline so you can line it up on the stamped image and cut it out. Other dies are made "solid", so you have to cut them out, then line your clear stamp on top of the die cut…

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Wrinkle Free Distress on Four Types of Cardstock with Catherine Pooler

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The Wrinkle-Free Distress technique gets different looks depending on what type of cardstock you have. I tried out four different types of cardstock to show you the results:  Stampin' Up Whisper White, Distress Watercolor Paper, Bazzill Marshmallow, Gina K 120 lb. Pure Luxury. My favorite was a surprise to me!  I love the Bazzill Marshmallow.…

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