Pick Your Palette for an Elegant Easter with Florals & Watercolor

Hey,  crafty friends! One of the things I love about the Easter season is all of the flowers that start making their appearances with the promise of spring. So many of the elegant Easter cards feature florals and actually elegant themed cards in general feature florals. It’s definitely a go to for the elegant theme. […]



Sending Joy With Jen!

Hey, crafty friends! What are some of your favorite stamping techniques? Or maybe there are some techniques that you would love to try out or get better at? The best way to learn or get better at a technique is to practice, of course, and you can use that practice to create more handmade cards […]



Creative Cutting Plates Week: Watercolor Wonder!

Happy Wednesday, crafty friends! I hope you have been enjoying a week of creativity! I have been having a ball playing with Cutting Plates this week and I hope you are feeling inspired, too, to try out some new and creative ways to use your Cutting Plates. Today, I’m sharing a project from Creative Team […]



Watercolor Week – Heartfelt Sympathy

Hello there, friends! We hope you have enjoyed our week looking at various ways to use watercolor to add to your stamped projects. On Tuesday, we looked at how to use Zig Clean brush markers with our watercolor panels and yesterday we showed you a tutorial on ‘loose’ watercolor. We thought we’d round out the […]



Today I Learned: How to Loose Watercolor

Hey there, crafty friends! It’s time for a new installment of “Today I Learned” and in this week’s TE Newsletter, Creative Team Member Gayatri Murali shares a step-by-step tutorial on how create stamped watercolor projects using the ‘loose’ watercolor technique. Check out her fabulous project:   For the tutorial, simply click on the link below to this […]



Watercoloring Week – Zig + Panels!

Hello, friends! This week, we’re exploring the wonderful world of watercolor! Today we are kicking things off with a fun and easy card project from Michele Boyer. If you are intimidated at all by the watercolor technique, Michele has the project just for you. With a few tools and easy-to-master tips, you can create a […]



Watercolor Christmas

Happy Friday, crafty friends! Are you glad the weekend is here? Have you finished all your shopping? Things are really gearing up for the holidays around here and it is getting really festive around town! Today we have a pair of wonderful cards to share with you today from Gayatri Murali. She has watercolored up […]



Hugs & Kisses!

TGIF, crafty friends! For your Friday enjoyment, we’ve got a sunshiny, happy card from designer Kendra Wietstock to share with you today. She used our popular Watercolor Panels to create this splendidly bright and joyful card. Check it out…   Kendra used watercolor markers on her card, but you can use any kind of watercolor […]



Blog Design Team: Merrily & Brightly Colored Christmas!

Happy crafty day, friends! Today Blog Design Team member, Sharon Harnist has created a bright and fun Christmas card using our new 3″x4″ Watercolor Panels that’ll have you reaching for your ink and paintbrush. Plus, she offers up some fab tips on how to keep control when coloring with water. Check it out! Now let’s […]