Thursday, September 16, 2021
Monday, August 23, 2021
Whatever the season, there's always a reason to decorate!
And decorating has never been easier - just add ribbon and/or trim from Gwen Studios!
Designer members received a selection of ribbons and a challenge to create! Let's see what they did:
Thursday, August 12, 2021
Who doesn't love sparkle and bling!
Whether your favorite hobby is making jewelry, cards, wearables, or mixed media projects, there's always room for sparkle and bling to make your projects pop!
This month DCC designers are creating with a specialty line of toner paper from Ann Butler designs. A long time professional designer in the Arts & Crafts Industry, Ann is not only co-founder and publisher of the online magazine, Bella Crafts Quarterly she has also developed new product lines for a number of industry manufacturers over the past 10+ years. You can find more information about Ann and her line of products here on her website, but today we are working with her collection of toner card stock and Deco Foil from Thermoweb.
Participating designers received a pack of either floral or geometric designs and foil sheets. Click their names below to see the projects each designer created then think about what you would do to rock a little sparkle on your own projects!
Thursday, July 22, 2021
selection of FREE SVG files for you personal crafting pleasure. Check out the projects featured below then hop thru the list of designers to see where inspiration can lead you!
Thursday, July 8, 2021
Designers are hopping this month with some amazing product selections from Gwen Studios, a trend driven decorative products company! Be inspired by each designer's creations then sign up on the Gwen Studios website to received up-to-date information about new product and new ideas. If you can't wait to start making, stop by your local Walmart, or search for "Gwen Studios" at Walmart.com.
A list of participating designers is below. Select each name and let your creativity soar!
Thursday, July 23, 2020
Designers are creating this month with a selection of product received from Maker's Movement. Not only is Maker's Movement an Arts & Crafts store, the company also manufactures and supplies high quality craft cutting dies, die cutting machines, craft supplies, and more!
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Scraps of Victorian images were the most popular cut outs in the 18th and 19th centuries, but paper napkin designs are a popular source for découpage today. The top printed layer is carefully separated from the rest of the napkin then applied to a surface with glue.
To learn more about the history of découpage, you just have to "google", but if you're looking for inspiration, check out our gallery of découpage projects below: