Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Hey there, friends! Missy here with a fun layout featuring some older stash from my shelves & lots of beautiful Shimmerz Paints :) I dug around and found the Basic Grey Prism collection from 2014! How do I still have this?! I immediately started punching circles from all the patterned papers. I chose matching Shimmerz and decided on a design.
I used thick smooth white cardstock for the background, and I coated it with clear gesso first. I played around with all the circles and finally settled on this arrangement. I glued them all down and then chose three small photos. One of my favorite ways to use paints lately is to match them up to a shape and let the color sort of run from that shape. In this case, I matched up the Shimmer to the circles and that's where I added the color.
- Shimmerz Bubble Gum Blast
- Shimmerz Wed Wagon
- Shimmerz Pumpkin
- Coloringz Well Blue Me Down
- Coloringz Night Moves
- Coloringz Peachy Keen
- Spritz Cotton Candy
- Spritz Hint of Mint
- Inklingz Good as Gold
SpeigelMom Scraps. I found this cute black acetate ampersand in the die cut pack from this collection and it was perfect to use in between the photos.
Crafy Jen Schow's stamps in a few places...I love stamping and don't do it enough. I needed some pops of the mint color down on the bottom of the page, so I added some sequins and thread.
I hope this inspires you in some way. Sometimes it's fun to pull out something you haven't used in a long time and use that for your color scheme. This collection determined my Shimmerz colors, and I love how it all came together.
Be sure to check out my process video to see all of the paints in action!
Thanks for stopping by, and Happy New Year!
Tuesday, December 29, 2020
Hi everyone! Melissa here with a new design team post for the amazing Shimmerzpaints! I love their rich texture and colors!
Monday, December 28, 2020
Miranda here using the Foilz Mother of Pearl; Shimmerz Precious Metal and It's Mint To Be; and Inklingz Naughty or Nice to show you how versatile these products are to be used on a December Documented Layout. I really love how this this layout turned out!
Products being used:
Shimmerz: Precious Metal
Shimmerz: It's Mint To Be
Inklingz: Naughty or Nice
I started out with the snowflake cut file using the Foilz Mother of Pearl to make the background on the black cardstock paper. While it did give me some "smudgy" snowflakes, it turned out wonderful.
I went on and backed the other cut file with paper collection I am using, while making some shaker pockets with sequins.