Posts tagged TUTORIAL
HOW TO | CREATE YOUR OWN REPEATING PATTERNED PAPER

HOW TO | CREATE YOUR OWN REPEATING PATTERNED PAPER

WELCOME BACK FOR ANOTHER TECHY TUESDAY! THIS WEEK I'M SHARING A TUTORIAL FOR CREATING YOUR OWN REPEATING PATTERNS THAT ARE PERFECT FOR MAKING YOUR OWN PATTERNED PAPERS. THIS TUTORIAL WILL SHOW YOU TWO WAYS TO CREATE PATTERNS, ONE FOR SIMPLE REPEATS, AND ONE FOR IRREGULAR, ALL OVER REPEATS. >>>

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HOW TO | STAMPED LEATHER PROJECT LIFE TABBED DIVIDERS

HOW TO | LEATHER TABBED DIVIERS FOR PROJECT LIFE

THIS WEEK'S TUTORIAL IS GOING TO TEACH YOU HOW TO STAMP SOME LEATHER TABS AND ATTACH THEM TO DIVIDERS THAT WILL BE PERFECT FOR YOUR MONTH TO MONTH DIVISION FOR PROJECT LIFE! KEEP READING FOR ALL THE DETAILS FOR THESE AWESOME TABBED DIVIDERS! >>>

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FAST + FABULOUS FRIDAY NO. 35

CREATING QUICK SPREADS WITH SCRIPT OVERLAYS

THIS WEEK'S FAST + FABULOUS TIP IS ALL ABOUT USING THE WHITE SPACE IN PICTURES FOR QUICK DIGITAL WORD ADD ONS THAT MAKE LAYOUTS SPECIAL! I'LL BE SHOWING YOU HOW I OVERLAID SOME HAND PAINTED SCRIPT ELEMENTS AND EVEN CHANGED THE COLOR TO SUIT MY NEEDS! MIX + MATCH WITH YOUR DIGITAL FONTS AND YOU'LL HAVE SOME LAYOUTS IN NO TIME. JUST KEEP READING TO SEE HOW TO DO IT YOURSELF AND A FEW EXAMPLES USING THIS TECHNIQUE! 

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HOW TO | PREP AND PRINT PHOTOS FOR PROJECT LIFE

HOW TO | PREP AND PRINT PHOTOS FOR PROJECT LIFE + FREE DOWNLOAD AND TEMPLATES!

I'M KNEE DEEP IN PROJECT LIFE AT THE MOMENT AND I'M ABSOLUTELY LOVING IT! I'M FINALLY IN THE GROOVE AND PUMPING OUT WEEK BY WEEK AS I'M TRYING TO CATCH UP! IF YOU'RE STRUGGLING TOO, YOU MAY WANT TO GIVE MY POST 'PLANNING FOR THE CATCH UP' A GOOD READ! IT EXPLAINS A LITTLE ABOUT MY PLAN TO CATCH UP ... AND NOW I'M FINALLY IN THE EXECUTION PHASE - YIPPEE! SO IN THIS POST, I'M GOING TO BE SHOWING YOU HOW I EFFICIENTLY PREP AND PRINT MY PHOTOS FOR A SEAMLESS PROJECT LIFE EXPERIENCE - PLUS I'LL BE GIVING YOU FREE PHOTO TEMPLATES SO YOU CAN DO THIS EASILY AS WELL! THERE'S ALSO A FREEBIE CHEAT SHEET THAT I'LL GIVE YOU AND EXPLAIN WHY IT'S SO HELPFUL - SO STAY TUNED AND KEEP READING FOR ALL THE DETAILS! KEEP READING >>>

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DIY DIGITAL TEXTURED ALPHAS

DIY DIGITAL TEXTURED ALPHAS

HAVE YOU NOTICED THE METALLIC AND MARBLE TRENDS POPPING UP ABSOLUTELY EVERYWHERE -  BUT YOU DON'T KNOW HOW TO INCORPORATE IT INTO YOUR SCRAPBOOKING? WELL I'M HERE TO SHARE A WAY TO DIGITALLY CREATE YOUR OWN TEXTURED ALPHAS, WHETHER IT'S GOLD, OR MARBLE, OR WOODGRAIN, THERE'S A TEXTURE OUT THERE FOR YOU! PRETTY SOON YOU'LL BE ABLE TO IMPLEMENT THESE TEXTURED ELEMENTS INTO ANY SCRAPBOOK, PROJECT LIFE, OR MINI ALBUM PROJECT YOU'RE WORKING ON! SO JUMP ON BOARD FOR THIS TECHY TUESDAY TUTORIAL AND COME LEARN WITH ME! KEEP READING >>>

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DIY PRINTED FABRIC COVERED NOTEBOOKS

DIY PRINTED FABRIC COVERED NOTEBOOKS + FREE TEMPLATES

THIS WEEK, I'M SHARING A TUTORIAL FOR MY SPECIAL PROJECT FROM LOVE | DAY | SEED, AND SOME TEMPLATES TO GET YOU STARTED! THIS TUTORIAL WILL SHOW YOU A FUN WAY TO CREATE YOUR OWN CUSTOM NOTEBOOKS USING A TECHNIQUE TO PRINT YOUR FAVORITE PATTERNS ON FABRIC. TO HELP YOU THROUGH THE PROCESS I ALSO HAVE SOME TEMPLATES TO GET YOUR PRINTING PROCESS GOING! TO BEGIN, YOU'LL NEED SOME SUPPLIES AND SOME ENTHUSIASM, BUT DON'T FRET; I'LL WALK YOU THROUGH EVERY STEP, JUST KEEP READING ALONG! KEEP READING >>>

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DIGITIZE HAND LETTERING WITH PHOTOSHOP + ILLUSTRATOR

VIDEO TUTORIAL | DIGITIZE YOUR HAND LETTERING USING PHOTOSHOP AND ILLUSTRATOR

THIS VIDEO TUTORIAL WILL SHOW YOU STEP BY STEP INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO GET YOUR OWN HAND LETTERING DIGITIZED AND INTO SCALABLE VECTORS USING EASY TO FOLLOW STEPS IN PHOTOSHOP AND ILLUSTRATOR. PRESS PLAY BELOW OR HEAD ON OVER TO MY YOUTUBE CHANEL TO CHECK THIS TECHY TUESDAY TUTORIAL OUT! KEEP READING >>>

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DIY | CHALKBOARD SPEECH BUBBLE

MAKE YOUR OWN CHALKBOARD SPEECH BUBBLE

GRADUATION SEASON IS UPON US! AND WHAT BETTER WAY TO ANNOUNCE THAT (FOR YOU OR YOUR LOVED ONE) THAN WITH A CHALKBOARD SPEECH BUBBLE TO ANNOUNCE THEIR ACCOMPLISHMENTS! LEARN HOW TO EASILY DIY YOUR OWN FOR CUSTOMIZED GRADUATION PORTRAITS, OR THAT PERSONAL TOUCH FOR YOUR INSTAGRAM! TO SEE HOW I PUT THIS CUSTOM CHALKBOARD SIGN TO WORK, I'VE INCLUDED SOME IMAGES FROM A GRADUATION PHOTOSHOOT FOR MY LOVELY FRIEND HANNAH WHO, LIKE ANY GRADUATE, IS VERY EXCITED TO BE DONE! KEEP READING >>>

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TUTORIAL | SMOOTH AND OVERLAY HANDLETTERING WITH YOUR PHONE

HOW TO SMOOTH AND OVERLAY HANDLETTERING WITH JUST AN IPHONE

WELCOME BACK FOR ANOTHER EDITION OF TECHY TUESDAY! TODAY I'LL BE SHARING A STEP BY STEP TUTORIAL FOR SMOOTHING AND OVERLAYING YOUR OWN HAND-LETTERING ONTO OTHER IMAGES WITH JUST AN IPHONE! KEEP READING TO SEE EACH STEP EXPLAINED SO YOU, TOO CAN HAVE PERFECTLY SMOOTHED AND FINISHED TEXT OVERLAYS WITHOUT EVER HAVING TO TOUCH ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR. KEEP READING >>>

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TUTORIAL | DIAMOND EMBROIDERED BACKGROUND

HOW TO CREATE PATTERNED BACKGROUNDS FOR YOUR SCRAPBOOK LAYOUTS WITH EMBROIDERY

THIS WEEK I'M SHOWING YOU HOW TO CREATE EMBROIDERED BACKGROUNDS FOR YOUR LAYOUTS WITH MY PAGE 'HELLO NEW YORK'. KEEP SCROLLING TO SEE A STEP BY STEP TUTORIAL ON HOW TO EMBROIDER A DIAMOND PATTERN BACKGROUND AND HOW I INCORPORATE IT INTO A FINISHED LAYOUT. KEEP READING >>>

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FAST + FABULOUS FRIDAY NO. 18

THREE WAYS TO EPIC EASTER EGGS

THIS WEEK IN LIGHT OF EASTER I'M SHARING THREE FUN WAYS TO QUICKLY DECORATE YOUR EGGS AND MAKE THEM UTTERLY EPIC THIS EASTER SEASON! THESE WAYS ARE ALL SUITABLE FOR DECORATING HARD BOILED, BLOWN OUT, OR DECORATIVE EGGS SO DECORATE AWAY! AND WHEN YOU'RE READY TO EAT THEM - YOU CAN! KEEP READING FOR ALL THREE TUTORIALS SO YOU TOO CAN ACHIEVE SEQUINED, CONFETTI, AND MARBLED EASTER EGGS! KEEP READING>>>

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TUTORIAL | HOW TO MAKE STAMPS

DIY YOUR OWN STAMPS 

FOLLOW THIS TUTORIAL TO GET ALL THE INFO YOU'LL NEED TO BE MAKING YOUR OWN STAMPS IN NO TIME. I'LL GIVE YOU A BREAKDOWN OF ALL THE MATERIALS YOU'LL NEED AND THE STEPS TO TAKE TO GET PERFECT STAMPS EVERY TIME! KEEP READING TO SEE WHAT MAKING YOUR OWN STAMPS IS ALL ABOUT! KEEP READING >>>

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HOW TO WORK WITH PHOTOSHOP TEMPLATES AND BRUSHES

HOW TO WORK WITH PHOTOSHOP TEMPLATES AND BRUSHES

HI AGAIN! FOR THIS TECHY TUESDAY I'LL BE WALKING YOU THROUGH WORKING WITH PHOTOSHOP TEMPLATES AND BRUSHES SO YOU CAN GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR DIGITAL DOWNLOADS! I'LL BE USING MY OPPOSITES ATTRACT COLLECTION (NOW AVAILABLE IN MY SHOP!) TO DEMONSTRATE THESE TECHNIQUES BUT THEY CAN BE TRANSLATED TO ANY DIGITAL TEMPLATE OR BRUSH DOWNLOAD! TO GET STARTED, JUST WATCH THE VIDEO!  KEEP READING  >>>

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TWINE STITCHED CHEVRON BACKGROUND TUTORIAL

THIS WEEK I'M SHOWING YOU HOW I CREATED THIS CUSTOM CHEVRON BACKGROUND WITH TWINE! IT'S FUN, DIMENSIONAL, AND SUPER EASY TO ACHIEVE! I'M LOVING THE BRIGHT SUNNY YELLOW FROM THIS WEEK'S MOOD BOARD TO BRIGHTEN THESE WINTERY MONTHS. TO ACCOMPANY THE BRIGHT + CHEERY COLORS, I CHOSE TO SHOWCASE THIS TECHNIQUE WITH AN IMAGE OF THE FIRST TIME MY NEPHEW RODE ON A CAROUSELKEEP READING >>>

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HOW TO GET HAND LETTERING ON YOUR PHOTOS WITH JUST AN IPHONE

HI ALL, FOR THIS TECHY TUESDAY I'M GOING TO BE SHOWING YOU HOW TO GET HAND LETTERING ON YOUR PHOTOS USING ONLY AN IPHONE! IF YOU FOLLOW ME ON INSTAGRAM, YOU'LL SEE THAT I OFTEN DO TEXT OVERLAYS ON MY IMAGES. THERE ARE SOME GREAT APPS TO GET THIS EFFECT (LIKE STUDIO DESIGN!) BUT THEY ARE LIMITED IN FONT/DESIGN AND SOMETIMES YOU JUST WANT TO USE YOUR OWN LETTERING. FOR THOSE INSTANCES, YOU CAN USE THIS TECHNIQUE. 

VIEW THE REST OF THE POST AND I'LL BE LAYING OUT ALL THE STEPS FOR YOU TO GET THE SAME EFFECT WITHOUT EVER HAVING TO TOUCH A COMPUTER! ...

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