• Inspiration techniques,  Techniques

    How to get ideas for great crafts, in a retail store

    I often get asked, “Where do I get all my ideas for my crafts?” “How do I come up with my crafting ideas?” or “Do you just design these crafts on your own?” The theme of these questions can pretty much be summed up as, “How are my crafts born?” Sometimes it’s just luck and creativeness and they ideas just come to me. Other times I have to look for inspiration else where.It’s such a fun process that I would like to teach you about. Read on to see how I search for inspiration and create great ideas for my crafts. Step 1: Define your creative mindset: First off, I…

  • Inspiration techniques,  Techniques

    How to get ideas for crafts using Pinterest

    How are my crafts born? Can a craft be born?!!! I often get asked, “Where do I get all my ideas for my crafts?” “How do I come up with my crafting ideas?” or “Do you just design these crafts on your own?” The theme of these questions can pretty much be summed up as, “How are my crafts born?” Sometimes it’s just luck and creativeness and they ideas just come to me. Other times I have to look for inspiration else where.It’s such a fun process that I would like to teach you about. Read on to see how I search for inspiration and create great ideas so my…

  • Painting techniques,  Techniques

    15 minute quick-dry painting technique.

    We all love the look of a beautiful thick coat of paint on our projects, but might not so much enjoying painting it or waiting for it to dry. Have you ever wondered if there was an easier way to achieve that look? Well, I have the solution for you! It might not actually be a “thick” coat of paint but it will certainly look like it and cover your project completely. I will teach you how to get a nice good looking thick coat of paint in just 15 minutes. In most of my tutorials, I mention that you need to apply 2-3 coats of paint. If you are…