Articles by heidi jakobs


Layered art journal page in greens Crew Member Heidi Jakobs
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Wings on Wednesday – Dare to spread your Wings!

Hi everyone, Heidi from www.makeyourlifecolourful.com here, today I would like to show you guys another one of my Wings on Wednesday projects, this time an art journal page. Today I’m working in my 7gypsies Architextures “Vintage Pink“ Mix and Match Book and I choose a page with a background that looks like the back of a…

book of recipes Decorating your journal with fabric, paper and stitches Crew Member Heidi Jakobs
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My (ART) Book of Recipes

Hi everyone, Heidi from www.makeyourlifecolourful.com here. Today I have a project to show you that’s a little out of my comfort zone: I don’t really create projects using fabric or stitching very often, but I wanted to try nonetheless and I had a lot of fun creating today’s project! It’s a small booklet in which you…

Spring Art Journal Page Crew Member Heidi Jakobs
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Spring Art Journal Page: Dance in the Rain

Hi everyone, Heidi from www.makeyourlifecolourful.com here, today I have an art journal page for you for which I used lots of gorgeous Canvas Corp papers and also some beautiful Tattered Angels Glimmer Mists. Today I’m working in my 7gypsies Architextures “Vintage Pink“ Mix and Match Book and I choose a page with a script background. The…

spring sayings Fun and Easy Spring Greeting Cards CC Heidi Jakobs
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Spring Sayings – Greeting Cards

Hi everyone, Heidi from www.makeyourlifecolourful.com here, today I’m showing you how to create these fun and colorful spring cards using gorgeous Canvas Corp patterned papers and coloring with Tattered Angels Glimmer Mists. Materials: Canvas Corp white rectangle “Greeting Cards“ 12.7 x 17.8 cm Canvas Corp Jute Cord Canvas Corp Mini Clothespons “Natural“ Canvas Corp 12×12 paper…

Fun and easy uplifting card Crew Member Heidi Jakobs
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Wings on Wednesday: Uplifting Card with matching Envelope

Hi everyone, Heidi here; today I’m on the CCB blog showing you my Wings on Wednesday project. It’s a fun matching card and envelope project. I created this card for a young girl in my family and I feel the sentiment fits her just right! I used the following materials:  Canvas Corp 12 x 12 paper:…

Lay out using CCB products in combination with TCW products Crew Member Heidi Jakobs
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Friday with Friends…..Just Be

Welcome to Friday with Friends…. Today Crew Member Heidi shares a FABULOUS Mixed Media Layout she created for today’s segment. She paired Canvas Corp Brands products with The Crafter’s Workshop Stencils, Paints and Mediums. Let’s hear what Heidi has to say and follow her creative process. In Heidi’s words Hi everyone, Heidi from www.makeyourlifecolourful.com here, today…

Art Journal Page with Custom Made Glimmer Mist color Crew Member Heidi Jakobs
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Epilepsy Awareness Day – Card

Hi everyone, Heidi from www.makeyourlifecolourful.com here, today I would like to show you the art journal page that I created as a reminder for Epilepsy Awareness Day, which is March 26th. It’s also called Purple Day (you can find more about this day here: http://www.purpleday.org/). Today I’m working in my 7gypsies Architextures “Vintage Pink“ Mix and…

baby boy card Simple Baby Card and Gift Tag CC Heidi Jakobs
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Baby Boy Card and Gift Tag

Hi everyone, Heidi from www.makeyourlifecolourful.com here; today I’m showing you a fun baby boy card with a matching gift tag (to put on a present, for example). Canvas Corp has wonderfully matching patterned papers in blue, chocolate and ivory and, combined with kraft colored cardstock, I had everything I needed for this project! Step 1: I…

This blog is a compilation of inspiration from the Canvas Corp Brands family including Canvas Corp, Tattered Angels and 7Gypsies.