Valentine Treat Bag + Video with Rachel Kleinman

Good morning lovely artistic and creative friends. This is Rachel here today and I'm so sad that this is my last Faber Castell® Design Memory Craft® post as a Guest Designer. The past 4 months have been so inspiring, and have pushed me creatively. I wish it didn't have to end! Thank you Naoko and the team for making this an awesome experience!

With February just around the corner, it's time to get moving on those Valentine's Day projects! Today I'm sharing a sweet Valentine treat bag, perfect for filling up with candies or love notes ;)

Continue reading "Valentine Treat Bag + Video with Rachel Kleinman" »

Art Journal Page with Mindy Baxter.

Mindy2
 

Hi there crafty friends. It's Mindy, and I'm here to show you a page I made from my Faber-Castell® Design Memory Craft® Mixed Media Art Journal.

 

Continue reading "Art Journal Page with Mindy Baxter." »

Pin It

New Guest Designers!

DMC_new2012_HIRES

 

Thank you to everyone who applied for our Guest Design Team!  We're really excited to announce our new team today.  Congratulations to the following designers.  We look forward to working with you!

 

Tiare Smith

Julia Stainton

Angie Blom  

Kimberly Newman

Margie H

Mieko Sejima

Riikka Kovasin  

Keri Sallee

Laurel Beard

 

Irit Landgraf

 

Pin It

Moments Canvas by Shilpa

IMG_3763

Hello Everyone, Shilpa here, with my last post of Fall/winter 2014 at Faber-Castell® Design Memory Craft®. Today I've layered heart canvas to share with you.

Let's see how I made this........

Continue reading "Moments Canvas by Shilpa" »

Pin It

New Bird & Winter Trees

Winterbird24 (2)

Hello my crafty friends! Linsey here today sharing my last guest designer post for this incredible company Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft®. I've enjoyed my time with you all so very much and thank you for the amazing experience! Now, on to my project! I was inspired by a children's construction paper craft I saw on the internet 2 years ago and decided this was the perfect occasion to finally try it myself.  My translation is this 9x11 mixed media canvas panel that definitely cured my early winter blues!

I really loved creating this one and here's how it came together. I started by laying down 6 shades of Gelatos® on watercolor paper then spritzed with water and blended with my fingers. This will be the bird.

Continue reading "New Bird & Winter Trees" »

Pin It

Minimalist Valentine Card

LisaAdametz-MinimalistHeart-1

Hey everyone, Lisa with you today and I have a fun minimalist mixed media Valentine card to share.  Most people tend to think that with mixed media it's all about tons and tons of layers, right? Well, with this card I really wanted to try to try to keep it as simple as possible BUT also showcase some of our amazing products without making the card super thick. This card isn't hard to make at all and is FLAT! So no extra postage!! Woohoo!

Continue reading "Minimalist Valentine Card" »

Pin It

Dark Night with Limor Webber

IMG_9820

Hi Everyone! It's Limor Webber here with a quick project share ;).

Can you guess the only medium that I used to create this canvas board?

If you said Gelatos® then you are correct!

I used nothing but Gelatos to create this piece as I wanted to challenge myself.  I find myself always trying to add more instead of using the mediums I have so I set out to create this piece just with Gelatos.

Continue reading "Dark Night with Limor Webber" »

Pin It

Black and White Art Journal Page

Black and white dog

Hi everyone! I can't believe this is my final blog post. I've had loads of fun with Faber-Castell® Design Memory Craft® and hope you've been inspired to make lots of art as a result. Recently, I've been doing a lot of creating in my black and white journal. Working in two colors (well, three since I use grey) can either be a bit of a challenge or refreshingly simple.

Continue reading "Black and White Art Journal Page" »

Pin It

Chalkboard Valentines


Hi! Dana Tatar here today sharing a set of chalkboard valentines. I started this project with a set of wood veneer hearts and used Chalkboard Paint, a Stamper's Big Brush Pen and PITT®Artist Pens to add color. I added dimensional metallic accents with the NEW Texture Gems. These valentines are quick and easy to create and fun to personalize!

Continue reading "Chalkboard Valentines" »

Ustream Winner and Recap

RitaBarakatUstreamProject100

The winner of the Ustream grand prize is jazzyjec!    Congratulations- please send your mailing address to naoko@fabercastell.com.  Thank you!

Missed our Ustream class?  No problem!  Watch the class here

Pin It

MIX & MATCH

MIX & MATCH from Faber-Castell makes designing with COLOR simple. Choose a color set that inspires you. Choose a medium. Mix & Match as you create. Color coordinated palettes give you the freedom to design your project knowing the colors & mediums will work beautifully together.

Let's Connect!

Follow us on Twitter Like us on Facebook Join us on Facebook Watch us on YouTube Send us an email Subscribe via RSS

Subscribe via Email

Archives

Recent Posts

Latest Comments

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...