Patriotic Layout by Tonya Gibbs

Patriotic Layout by Tonya Gibbs

We recently celebrated our Independence Day here in the USA.  I love to see everyone dressed in their red, white & blue to show their patriotism. My Sister In-law shared this photo of her and her beautiful daughter.  Since my niece is all dolled up like a pageant queen, I wanted my layout to resemble a parade float.   The colors needed to be rich and vibrant, but feminine and soft, so I turned to my stash of Gelatos®. Their creamy texture and rich pigments were just what I needed to make this layout pop!

When I use Gelatos® I'm often asked these two questions:

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Beachy Glass Bead Glitter Gel Glass Jar

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Hi, everyone! Margie Higuchi here with a beach themed project, using the Glass Bead Glitter Gel. I used the white mini glass jar from my 4th of July Gel & Gelatos Glass Jar project and kicked it up a notch.

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Composi Mold and Mixed Media Kit winner

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The winner of the Composi Mold and Mixed Media with Gelatos kit is Ange!  Congratulations- please email us at naoko@fabercastell.com.  Thanks!

 

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Count Your Rainbows

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Hello, Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft Friends!  Stacey here.  I got a little "artsy" with a watercoloring technique using Gelatos®!

To create a card background with a rainbow effect, I selected Red Cherry, Mango, Banana, Green Tea, Boysenberry, and Grape Gelatos®

....just remember rainbow order is ROY-G-BIV!

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Wood Grain Background using Gelatos® and PITT® Pastel Pencils

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Hi everyone. It's me, Susanne, and today I'd like to share with you how I made the wood grain background for my "Love" card. Check out the video:

 

Here are some more close ups of the card and a description which embellishments I used:

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Composi Mold and the Mixed Media with Gelatos Kit: Day 2

It's the last day of our product feature with Composi Mold and the Mixed Media with Gelatos Kit! 

Today we have two beautiful crafts by Jen Matott and Lisa Adametz.  

Want to win these kits?  Leave a comment here about how you plan to use both, and you'll be entered in a giveaway to win a set of the ComposiMold and the Mixed Media with Gelatos Kit.  

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Jen Matott combined the two  to create this stunning necklace.  Who would've thought to create a necklace from a few journals? 

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Lisa's sharing a fantastic collection of journals she made from the kit over at her blog- check out how she combined it with the Composi Mold!  

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Composi Mold and the Mixed Media with Gelatos Kit

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This week we have a product feature with ComposiMold and the Mixed Media with Gelatos Kit!  

Leave a comment here about how you plan to use both, and you'll be entered in a giveaway to win a set of the ComposiMold and the Mixed Media with Gelatos Kit.  

Don't forget to stop by tomorrow for more inspiration! 

Here are today's posts:

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Rita Barakat used the ComposiMold to create a wing for her sparkly mixed media piece.  

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How to use the Whipped Spackle to create embellishments (yes, this is actually possible!) 

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New Beginnings Layout by Zoey

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Hello everyone! It is me again, Zoey! Missed me??

Today I want to show you a layout I made , that it is just a burst of warm colors!!
I started off by covering the middle of my base with Gesso and I let it dry.

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Accordian Art with Jen Matott

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I have a little mixed media accordian book here to share with you!  It's super easy to make and would make the cutest gift for someone artsy!  Here's a peek at how I made this lovely reminder why art is awesome!

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The chalkboard calendar

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Hi,everyone!

Madoka here.

 

Today,I'd like to  share the calendar with  Chalkboard Paint.

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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.

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