Canvas with Gilding Flakes - Hung On The Wall

Canvas Creations – A Simple Home Decor Idea

Some time ago I created three canvas panels with the look of battered leather or distressed wood (I’m not sure what I set out to do to be honest, but they turned out quite well).

In either case they were not supposed to end up sitting on the floor in a corner gathering dust so I decided to pick them up, dust them off, apply some finishing touches and get them on the wall where they belong!Read More »

Wax Resist Technique - Using An Embossing Folder

Wax Paper Resist Technique Experiments

During a recent appearance on Create and Craft TV I demonstrated a wax paper resist technique that appeared to inspire a lot of people.

I promised that I would write a quick blog post on the process and give some ideas for variation of this technique – so here it is!

In this post I will give you a quick overview of tools and materials I used, the basic technique and then share with you the variations that I tried.Read More »

Spellbinders Die D-Lites - Featured Image

Spellbinders Die D-Lite Project Photo Gallery

Just before the Spellbinders Die D-Lites range was launched on Create and Craft TV I was asked if I would make up a few finished projects to serve as ideas of how to use them.  I leapt at the chance!

Although the projects often appear on shows that feature these dies I thought that I would create this gallery to have them as a permanent reference to look at (and comment on if you wish).Read More »