A Ladies' Diary Altered Art & Crafts by Gloria Stengel - Graphic 45®
Hello G45ers, Welcome to our happy blog on this magnificent Friday! Yay, TGIF! We have had so much fun with all of you this week during our sneak peeks of A Ladies' Diary! Reading all of your feedback on our...
Altered Cigar Box and Quick Tutorial
I made this cigar box for a friend of mine who celebrated her birthday last week. It was a blast to make and I used all the the new LOTV Grunge stamps. I made a small tutorial on how I did the papers for this box below.
this has been a great week ... a romantic week. before i say goodbye to romance and welcome dark magic, i thought i should blog about the romance that's been in the air. last month, a customer wanted me to do a journal commission for her as a gift to her friend. she explained that her fren likes to write poems. so this journal would be for her poems. she wanted something close to one of my older works Je T'aime Forever, something romantic and ornate. i managed to find a beautiful escutcheon…
Super Easy DIY Floating Box Shelves - From Cigar Boxes!
How to make DIY floating box shelves out of vintage cigar boxes--in less than 15 minutes! Great decor idea for a gallery wall, nursery or office.
How to Make A Jewelry Box from a Cigar Box
Learn how to create a marbled DIY jewelry box using an old cigar box with this quick & easy tutorial from designer Anna Smith.
More Happy Haunting Sneak Peeks & A Farewell to Sherry Cheever - Graphic 45®
Hello G45ers, Welcome to our happy blog on this fine Wednesday! We are so pleased that you're joining us today. We have more incredible sneak peeks to share with you today from our new collection Happy Haunting. Also we are...
Product Descriptions that Sell: 3 Answers you Must Know - Made Urban
Before you start writing descriptions for handmade products, make sure you can clearly answer these 3 questions. Otherwise they'll lack direction and impact
Using A Wooden Cigar Box With Compartments To Hold Artist Paint Brushes
Partitioned Wooden Cigar Box Makes Handy Paint Brush Holder In Your Art Studio Or Craft Space A partitioned cigar box makes a great pain...
How to Make a Cigar Box Lamp DIY Projects Craft Ideas & How To’s for Home Decor with Videos
Check out our DIY lamp tutorial and learn how to make a gorgeous vintage-inspired cigar box lamp. It's guaranteed to draw compliments!
Altered Cigar Box Frenzy!
First, I want to thank my members (WOW - I have "members"!!!) and all those people who have commented on my art projects and given me such wonderful feedback. I really appreciate you taking some of your time to spend looking at my works. I decided to do a quick post showing you some of the cigar boxes I've altered. I like to call them Keepsake Boxes. I took a class last winter with Patti Euler at The Queen's Ink to learn her techniques for this process. She has some fabulous pieces that…