AECP Update

AECP Update

Hello everyone and welcome back! So, here is a little update on my Altenew Educator Certification Program, or commonly known as AECP; I have successfully completed all the classes in Level 2 and in order to move to the final Level 3, I need to complete a final challenge. This final challenge is truly fun, [...]

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day

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Level 2, Lesson 8 – Impressive Heat Embossing Techniques with Svetlana Marchenko

Level 2, Lesson 8 – Impressive Heat Embossing Techniques with Svetlana Marchenko

Howdy! We are getting closer and closer to the end of Level 2! There will be two more lessons left and my excitement is growing! Today's lesson is all about embossing. I have heard many times horrid stories about heat embossing: warped paper, burnt paper, leftover residue all over the design, uneven embossed image or [...]

Level 2, Lesson 7 – Color Your Day with Therese Calvird

Level 2, Lesson 7 – Color Your Day with Therese Calvird

Hello everyone! Welcome! Today's lesson is all about color and bringing some vibrancies into your projects. This class was held by Therese Calvird, and if you have been following me along, you have most likely heard of her and her brilliant designs. As much as I love Therese's work and creations, today's design is not [...]

Level 2, Lesson 5 – Polychromatic – Monochromatic Colors with Nina-Marie Trapani

Level 2, Lesson 5 – Polychromatic – Monochromatic Colors with Nina-Marie Trapani

Hello and welcome back! With today's lesson I have reached the exact half of my educator program for Level 2! Five more lessons to the final challenge and I can hardly wait! I am getting more and more exited by day! So today we start a count down!! Today's class is been held by Nina-Marie [...]

Level 2, Lesson 2 – In the Mood for Color with Stephanie Klauck

Level 2, Lesson 2  – In the Mood for Color with Stephanie Klauck

Another day, with another card. This card came out great and it truly didn't take that long to complete. My project inspiration was a card made by Stephanie Klauck. I truly love the simplicity of this card. I love the bright colors of the flower, and the bold sentiment stamped in black just ties everything [...]

Easy Die Cutting Techniques

Easy Die Cutting Techniques

Hello friends, I am getting closer to completing the first level of Altenew Educator Certification Program. I so thrilled to announce that there is only one more class left, and if everything goes to plan, I will be finishing tomorrow or Saturday the latest. Hopefully I will start the new week with a new level. [...]

Seasonal Scene Building

Seasonal Scene Building

Hello all and happy Hump Day! Today is all about scene building and without going overboard I decided to make a quick but whimsical card. This card here, created by Nichol Magouirk was my inspiration for today. I love what Nichol did here. I truly believe that there is nothing that speaks "scene" better than [...]