Category Archives: arting out loud

Recovering Out Loud: Discovering Wellness Future Spread

Hello, lovely friends! In this video I create a future spread in my journal to remind me, when I reach it, that recovery is not managing illness, it’s discovering wellness. Thanks for watching! xxx

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Tim Holtz Botanical Die Cuts ‘Thinking of You’ Card

Hello! Welcome to this card tutorial in which I create a ‘thinking of you’ card using distress inks and Tim Holtz Botanical die cuts. Plus a few other bits and bobs. The main supplies are over on YouTube. Thanks for … Continue reading

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The Little Paper Tree: Thanks a Bunch Card

Hello, lovely friends! Today, I am on The Little Paper Tree’s YouTube channel making a rather eclectic thank you card! Please head on over and give Jeni and Janet a thumbs-up! All the supplies can be found at The Little … Continue reading

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Mama Makes: Unboxing and Demo of New Stamps

Hi there! Welcome to my channel. In this video I unbox my latest goodies from Mama Makes and make some backgrounds that I’ll use in my card-making. Thanks for watching!

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Arting Out Loud: Steampunk Card Tutorial

Hello! Welcome to this Steampunk card tutorial in which I create four cards using distress inks, stamps, and a variety of papers. These cards are for sale in my Etsy shop, so if you’d rather buy them than make them, … Continue reading

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Arting Out Loud: Scrapbook Paper Journal Spread Process

Hello, lovely friends! In today’s video I cover up another hideous watercolour journaling mistake with scrapbook paper and ephemera that I’ve been collecting. I hope you enjoy it! Thanks for watching. xxx

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The A – Z of Artful Journaling: D is for Dripping

Hello, again! I was thinking about filing this spread under M for Mistakes or U for Unintentional, as the white squiggly things remind me of … er … something they’re not supposed to, but I decided to stick with D … Continue reading

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Arting Out Loud: Creative Chillout Session

Hello! Thanks for stopping by. In this impromptu video I take you on a tour of my craft room and indulge in a little mindfully creative chillout session. Thanks for watching!

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The A – Z to Artful Journaling: B is for Black Gesso

Whoever invented black gesso was a genius! It’s fantastic stuff. It goes on so smoothly and covers so well, instantly turning any coloured card or paper into black card or paper. I love to use it in my journal because … Continue reading

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Crafting Out Loud: Etsy News

It’s been a hard few days. I’ve had to deal with lots of school-related stress involving the kids, and despite doing all my wellness stuff, I’ve hit a brick wall and am utterly exhausted. As a consequence, I’ve not done … Continue reading

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