• Books
  • Handmade Journal Gift

    Make a cute and unique handmade journal that is perfect to jot down your notes and ideas. You can easily personalize these journals to make great gifts! A handmade journal (that can be easily personalized!) would make a great gift for your family, friends or school teachers. I love making handmade books, they always make […]

  • Art
  • Mixed Media Ganesha Painting Timelapse

    Hello Friends! Today I am sharing a new video- this one is a Mixed media Ganesha Painting Timelapse. Click the video box to watch or click here to watch it on Youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7BgqcV1YZBE Subscribe to my YouTube Channel I have been painting Ganeshas (The elephant headed God) for years now (check out older posts here) but […]

  • Cards
  • The 100 day project: Watercoloring

    Over on my instagram handle @theshinynest I have been doing the 100 day project (#the100dayproject) since April. For The 100 day project my unique hashtag is #100daysofdabblingwithwatercolors. The idea for me is to create something using watercolors daily- it could be a lettering piece, an abstract or of late I have been making a lot floral designs. A […]

  • Cards
  • How to make place cards

    A simple and easy video tutorial showing you how to make place cards from cardstock in a few quick steps. Perfect for weddings or the holidays! Die Cuts With A View Cardstock Mat Stack, 4-1/2 by 6-1/2-inches, Creamy Neutral Tombow Fudenosuke Brush Pen Twin Tip, Black & Gray, 1-Pack Fiskars 12 Inch SureCut Deluxe Craft […]

  • Cards
  • How to print your own Card Sentiments

    Hello! I have two videos to share today- One that shows you how to print your own card sentiments and another one that shows you how to paint easy watercolor flowers. I often print sentiments for my cards- I don’t have a lot of stamp sets and so I just typed a few words in Adobe Photoshop […]