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Tips & Techniques

Mixed Media Techniques



Complete Kit For New Crystal Drops

Complete Kit for Crystal Drops

 Complete Kit Nuance Water Color Smile Card 


General Techniques

ACRYLICS, ACETATE & (open stickers)


Acetate Dazzle

VIDEO Embossing on Clear Acetate

Acetate Resist

Acetate Topper Ornaments

Acrylic Instructions

Cling Art

Design Adhesives (stickers – beautiful and easy!)

Gold Leaf Acetate

Markers & Watercolors on Acrylic Blocks

Metallic Acetate

Snow Globe Card – Video – embossing on acetate technique and window card template

Digital Stamps – Digi Images

Video – Digital Stamps 101


VIDEO Double Embossed (embossing folders technique #2)

EPs with Embossing Folders (technique #1)

Faux Patina Embossing


**Opaque vs. Semi-Transparent an explanation**

VIDEO – The Basics of Heat Embossing

The Basics-Fixing EP Blunders

Batik Backgrounds (Faux Batik part 2)

Batik, NO IRON Style – with Coffee Filters!

Black Magic Embossing And Colored Pencils

Bling Your Brads (customizing cool embellishments)

Brads – Customizing with EP – Video

Buttons – Customizing with EP – Video

Chalk Board Technique

Chunky and “Mixed Media” Embossing PowdersVideo

Collage Background Paper

Copics & Alcohol Markers with Embossing Powders

Cosmic Sherbet Background Paper

VIDEO – Cracked Ice Embossing Technique

Distressed Embossing Powder TechniqueVIDEO

VIDEO Double Embossed (embossing folders technique #2)

Dry Wall Technique

Embedded Embossing

Embossed Resist, Building A Scene

Embossed Resist Technique Using Dies

Embossing on Metal (dry embossing and heat embossing)

Embossing on Leaves, Silk Florals, or Punched Out Items

Embossing Paste and Embossing Powder – (on a Spinner Card)

EP Cosmos – a spectacular use of EPs!

Embossing Powder Splash

Embossing Powders and Stencils

EPs with Embossing Folders (technique #1)

Embossing Powders with Alcohol Markers

Enamel Embossing – Gumballs GaloreVideo

Faux Metallic Shaker Box

Faux Montage Style Embossing Powder Splatter

Faux Patina

Fusible Web Texture

Glazing Technique Using EP

Glitter Paper, Creating CustomVideo

VIDEO – Joseph’s Coat Embossing Technique

Joseph’s Coat With Patterned Paper

Lace Backgrounds with EP

Magic Speckle Effects – NEW!

Marble Backgrounds with Embossing Powders

Mixed Media and Chunky Embossing PowdersVideo

VIDEO– Molten Pearls (Cosmics)

Mosaic Backgrounds

VIDEO Mosaic Tiles

No Iron Batik Using Coffee Filters

Painting With Embossing Powders

Pearl Ex Gloss, with stickum powder

Pinch of Powder

Punched Embossing Powder

Positive and Negative

Rainbow Double

Snowy Sky Background Technique

Spotlight Technique With Embossing Powder and GlitterVideo

Stamping & Embossing on Labels

Stamping in Embossing Powder

Stencils & Masking Templates – Creating Backgrounds With Embossing Powder

Stickum PowderVideo

Stickum Powder, Glitter, and Chipboard

Texture Serendipity

White Wash Technique


**Opaque vs. Semi-Transparent an explanation**

**mini class** What is Flocking and Sparkle N Soft?

Copics On Flocking

Dry Embossed Flockingbeautiful backgrounds made with Flocking and embossing folders

Flocking & Sparkle N Soft – The Basics – VIDEO

Flocking – Masking and Stamping

Punched Flocking

Stencils, Tear-ific Tape and Glitters or FlockingVideo

Stickum Powder, Glitter, and Chipboard

Striped Background With Flocking



**Opaque vs. Semi-Transparent an explanation**

**mini class** Coloring on Velvet Glitter

Alcohol Inks on Velvet Glitter – Masked & Unmasked techniques

Bling Your Brads with Velvet Glitter

Coloring on Glitter (see also Copics, Watercolor in this section)

Copics on Velvet Glitter – coloring on Glitter

Dimensional Glitter EmbellishmentsVideo

Dry Embossing on Velvet Glitter

Dryer Sheet Technique With Velvet Glitter

Glitter Painting on Velvet

Masking on Velvet Glitter

Glitter Masking and landscaping Video

Glittered InlayVideo

Outline Stickers, Markers and Velvet Glitters

Punched Glitter

Ribbon Glittered

Shimmer Sheetz and Velvet Glitter

Sparkling Velvet Glitter Dots – custom embellishments

Stamping on Velvet Glitter

Stamping with Velvet Glitter on Candles

Staz-on and Velvet Glitter (several tips in one tutorial)


Tissue Paper Background with Velvet Glitter

Watercoloring on Velvet Glitter

Stencils, Embossing Paste, & Glitters – Video (highlighting paste with “glitter_painting”)

Stencils, Tear-ific Tape and Glitters or FlockingVideo

Stickum Powder, Glitter, and Chipboard


Complete Kit from Video- Splish Splash Rain Techniques

**Opaque vs. Semi-Transparent an explanation**

Glitter Basics

Accent with Glitter

Acetate Dazzle

Acrylic Pieces, assorted

Bling Your Brads – customizing cool embellishments


Bubble Wrap, Stencil, Gesso and Glitter Background Technique

Copics on Glitter

Covered with Glitter

Glitter Puzzle Part Two

VIDEO – Crystallized Sugar

Dimensional Glitter EmbellishmentsVideo

Dry Wall Tape Technique – A Glitzy Background

Glitter on Acetate

Glitter Masking

VIDEO – Glitter Ornaments

Glitter Ornaments Part 2

Glitter Ornaments Part 3 (with acetate topper)

Glitter Painting

Glitter Paper, Creating CustomVideo

Glitter Puzzle #1

Glitter Puzzle #2

Glitzy Drywall Tape Background – Great for dies and punches, too!

VIDEO – Glittered Lacy Backgrounds

Layers and Dimension with Glitter

Photos With Glitter/Photos in Cardmaking

Punched Glitter

Ribbon Glittered

Stamping on Glitter

Stencils, Embossing Paste, & Glitters – Video (highlighting paste with “glitter_painting”)

Stencils, Tear-ific Tape and Glitters or FlockingVideo

Stickum PowderVIDEO

Stickum Powder, Glitter, and Chipboard

Tied Up Glittered Ribbon And LaceVideo

Tissue Paper Backgrounds

Tissue Paper Background with Glitter

Watercolor Glitz

GLUE – BRUSHABLE (coming soon)

**Opaque vs. Semi-Transparent an explanation**


**Opaque vs. Semi-Transparent an explanation**

Daubers, Glitter and Dimensional Glue(Video) Background Technique

Three Dimensional EmbellishmentsVideo


Stamping with Mega Tack Glue and GlitterVideo


**Opaque vs. Semi-Transparent an explanation**

Margaret’s Tape TechniquesVideo

Adhering Vellum

Amazing Striped BackgroundsVideo by Demo Donna

Stencils, Tear-ific Tape and Glitters or FlockingVideo

Striped Background With Flocking

VIDEO – Mounting Rubber Stamps on Cling Cushion


Accordion Strip Card

Bendy CardVideo

Camera Shot TechniqueVideo

Candy Box Easel Card Gift Combo

Card Sizes and Mat Cutting Guide

Chocolate Bar Pocket Card Template

Christmas Tree – dimensional

Delft Tile Tutorial – Video included

Diamond Fold Card

Diorama Card, Easy-Three-Step

Double and Single Z Folds

Double Slider Card

Easel Cards (including a video)

Easel Card Candy Box Gift Combo

Easel Card – Christmas PenguinVideo

Easel Card – Ellie Dance LessonsVideo

Fan Fold Card

Flower Pot Card

Folded Corners Style One (layering technique)

Folded Corners Style Two (another layer tool for dimensional look)

Folded Corners Style Three Christmas Tree (dimensional tree which may easily be mailed)

Free Standing Pop Up Card

Froggy Pop Out Card Templete

Fun Fold Card

Gate Fold (Tri-fold) Card with something extra

Goody Box aka Triangle Box – tutorial

Half Diamond Fold CardVideo

Magic Card

Masculine Card Ideas

Multi-Fold Card

Video – Never Ending Card (two different versions)

Notepad Holder With Card

Out of Bounds Nesties

Paper Weaving – Corners and Borders

Pop Up Card (With Mermaid) – Video

Rosettes and Buttons

Scenic Tri-Fold Card

Shaker Box

Shutter Card Directions

Side Spring Card

Spinner Card (aka Spinning Penny technique)

Spinner Card With Embossing Paste and Embossing Powder

Stairway Accordion Fold Card – Template and Directions

Stamped Layered Card Part One

Stamped Layered Card Part Two

Step Card, Center

Step Card, Side

Video – Swing Flip Flop Card

Tea Light Candle Box

Tent Topper Card

Trellis/Lattice Card Open Paned

Triangle Box (Goody Box)

Tri-Fold “Scenic” Style Card

Tri-Fold Winter Wonder CardVideo

Triple Layer Stamped Card

Tunnel Card

Waterfall Booklet or Mini Album

Waterfall Card Tutorial

Wiper Card Tutorial

Z Fold Cards, Double and Single


Complete Kit Nuance Water Color Smile Card

Acrylic Blocks with Watercolors and Markers

Acrylic Paint Background Technique

Acrylic Paint Crackle Technique

Acrylic Paint Distress

Acrylic Paint – A Swirling Background Technique

Alcohol Ink Blot

Alcohol Inks – Grid Technique


Blue Block Stamping

Cling Wrap Backgrounds

Color Block, easy with markers

Color Your Own Baker’s Twine

Chord Technique

Copic Marker Basics

Copics – Video – How to color snow and contrast colors

Crayons – Coloring and Resist Techniques

Creating Custom Backgrounds and Textures

Customizing Your Own Designer Papers

Video – Cutting Edge Files

VIDEOS – Demo Donna’s Show Techniques

Distress Watermark – with shimmer results

Dry Emboss and Cut

Embossing Folder Kiss

Faux Bleach

Faux Crackle Paint Technique

Faux Leather Look

Customizing Your Own Designer Papers

Faux Linen Technique – textured background

Faux Silk Background

Flower Making

Flower Making Part Two

Frames Using Embossing Folders and Dies

Frilly Coffee Filter Flowers

Frosted Vellum Elegance

Fun Foam – Unique Backgrounds

Gold Leaf Acetate

Hand Sanitizer-Hair Gel Technique

Liquid Pearls And Cling Wrap Backgrounds

Marble Background Technique – using your marbles!

Markers with Acrylic Blocks


Metal Embossing (dry and heat embossing)

Metallic Markers with Brayer

Metallic Shine

Multiple Embossing Folders

Mitten Shape Pouch

Paper Piecing and Ink SplatterVideo

Paper Towel Stamping

Pearl Ex Gloss, with stickum powder

Polished Stone Technique

Punching In Circles

Pooled Watercolors

Reflected Sunshine on a StemVideo

Reverse Stamping

Salty Backgrounds – textures created by using Salt

Scrapbooking Techniques

Scrapped Oil Pastels

Shaving Cream

Shimmer Spritz Decorative Cardstock

Soot Stamping

Sponging Color with Inks

Spotlight Stamping Technique

Spotlight Technique With Embossing Powder and GlitterVideo

Stained Foil – a sparkly background with aluminum foil

Stains and Shimmers

Stamping with Household Cleaners


Stencils with Sparkle

Thumping Colors

Tissue Paper Backgrounds

Tissue Pape Bleed – a lively background technique

Washi Tape Techniques

Water Stamping

Watercolor Cling Wrap Technique

Watercolors on Acrylic Blocks

Watercolors – Pooled

Watercolor Spritzed

Wax Paper Embossing Technique

Wax Paper Resist

White Wash Technique

Zendoodling with Stamp Images

**Opaque vs. Semi-Transparent an explanation**