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Seasonal tags with Tattered Angels mists

Sometimes when you feel the urge to be creative, but only have a limited time available, try creating smaller projects like artist trading cards and tags. They are great for swapping and adding to presents. I made a set of four seasonal tags using Tattered Angels mists and added other Canvas Corp Brands producst to…

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Home – Junk Journal in the making

A junk journal is typically made with craft supplies, recycled paper, junk mail and other found materials. Do you see where we are going with this? Yes? YES! We all have plenty of those! Craft supplies, scraps of paper, found fabrics and other cartable elements. Now, instead of proudly hoarding them in boxes hidden all over our…

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Vintage Wings on Wednesday – Free Your Mind

In between Christmas and New Year, we’d like to inspire you with a set of slightly distressed, vintage Wings on Wednesday. Cathy Frailey is here with her slightly steampunk-ish take on our theme. I love old, rusty things and bought a few old springs for decor and upcycling. So what better way to both upcycle and…

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Art in a small form – 3 takes on a tag

Art doesn’t always need to be big in format to be effective or send the message. Sometimes, the small form is enough to pass onto the audience what the artist wanted to express. Three of our Crew members, decided to try their skills in what we called… 3 takes on tag. Amour – Linda Simpson I…


Use up your scraps on Mixed Media ATCs

How many of you have finished a project thinking… ‘I can throw all those scraps away!’ Well… don’t! Keep them and use them!  Our Crew members, Barbara Housner and Vicki Fortier show us how you can use your bits and bobs and turn them into beautiful pieces of mini art! Barb Housner ‘I had made a journal page…

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Your Important Dates in a 7g/CC Perpetual Calendar Book

Album and book making can be an art form in itself. There are many different sizes, themes, and ways to bind albums together to create something unique and fitting for your own needs. Kimberly has created and shared this gorgeous little Perpetual Calendar Book to share with us today! She cleverly used some of our…


Quick Art Journal Play When You Have a Minute

  Finally managed to find some free time in between the washing, ironing, cooking and looking after the kids? Feeling an overwhelming need to make something pretty but only have half an hour? Sounds so true to many of us, right? Art journalling is the answer – you can take as much or as little time…

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Gypsy Doors and Windows ATCs

7gypsies Wanderlust collection is a journey to vintage architectural, ephemera, labels and sayings pieces, where each one distictively says something unique. A colllection that is not only about travel, but a focus on the destination whether it be to a place or to new ways. Crew member, Barbara Housner took pieces of the collection featuring…


Create a 7gypsies Midori Style Travel Journal

Hello Blog land, Karen Bearse here today with a fabulous tutorial on how to create a Midori style travel journal using lots of 7gypsies paper, ephemera and with some of the new Architextures release. If you haven’t seen this product line it is a must have!!! I was honored to have this project at the…

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