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Let’s Get Inky! Level 3 Altenew Educators Certification Program Finals

Hi everyone! Last April 10, 2021, was my first ever virtual cardmaking class for the Altenew Educator's Certification Program. This was the final requirement for the certification. This blog post is to document my process of planning and teaching the workshop. TWO MONTHS BEFORE CLASS: I submitted a Lesson Plan to the AECP coordinators of… Continue reading Let’s Get Inky! Level 3 Altenew Educators Certification Program Finals

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I’m on the CASE! A CASE Your Fellow Altenew AECP Crafter Challenge

What a wonderful idea Natasha Davies came up with to CASE a Fellow AECP participant! When she suggested it, I immediately jumped at the chance. We were then paired up with a fellow creator and when I saw it was Shahina and her wonderful creations, I was very excited! This is a wonderful blog hop… Continue reading I’m on the CASE! A CASE Your Fellow Altenew AECP Crafter Challenge

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Don’t Throw Those Magazines Away! AECP Layering Dies 3D & More

When I started cardmaking, my card designs were very basic and one-dimensional. I had very limited supplies - just pattern paper, paper trimmer, plain cardstock and a few ephemera pieces picked up from a local bookstore. My very first clear stamp was from Altenew. It was the Spring Daisy stamp set which I bought from… Continue reading Don’t Throw Those Magazines Away! AECP Layering Dies 3D & More

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Peel off your Mask! AECP Masking Unleashed

The Altenew Academy AECP Masking Unleashed series of lessons is truly inspirational! I learned so many new techniques using different masking mediums. This technique I am showing you today is a technique using masking fluid to create interesting elements for your projects. Masking fluid is usually used in watercoloring - to mask out elements that… Continue reading Peel off your Mask! AECP Masking Unleashed

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An Elegant Gift Card Set for Mom & The AECP With a Twist

My mother-in-law casually mentioned that she needed to refresh her note card stash. She used up most of her store bought note cards during the holidays. So I thought I would give her a set of handmade note cards. My MIL is quite an elegant lady and I know her preference is something simple yet… Continue reading An Elegant Gift Card Set for Mom & The AECP With a Twist