Summertime Fun

We're sending summer vibes out with a whole selection of beautiful summery projects! Think cool white, creamy sand, and stunning blue, perfectly tossed together to create layouts, altered projects, and more! Come see what Nathalie, Stacey, Karine, Vero, Kavitha, and Jaya created for you today!

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"I love summer time so much and beachy projects, plus the new collection Santorini with this amazing shade of blue, it is perfect for them!!  Here I created a canvas using the blue stripe paper : Santorini - 12x12 Sheet - Santorini Moments . I created this with mostly mixed media products and flowers! I added a layer of Texture Paste in White Crackle on my background, then adorned my canvas with different flowers from the Santorini and Saint Tropez collections. I played with Dragonfly Color Bloom spray and Acrylic Paint in Deep Waters for adding color and contrast on my background. " ~ Nathalie

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s t a c e y

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"It's been quite a while since I created a Mini Album.  I have so many beachy, summer photos of my tribe I thought this would be a perfect opportunity to document them.  I had an old perspex album that I used as my front and back covers.  The album became quite thick by the time I had finished it and I tied pieces of material to bind it all together. " ~ Stacey

 I used the Santorini collection and played on the blues and mints of the collection.  I just loved decorating the front of the album with gorgeous flowers and that cute shutter.  Santorini is the perfect collection for those summertime photos.

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Prima Products: #961374 Heavy Gesso White, #993696 Memory Hardware Venetian Shutter, #963668 Acrylic Paint Opal Magic Pink Blue, #964450 Acrylic Paint Metallique Midnight Sky, #965143 Acrylic Paint Royal Blue, #964672 Mega Art Stones, #963705 Art Stones, #632038 Santorini Flowers Mesaria, #632588 Santorini Flowers Ammoudi, #632595 Santorini Flowers Athinios, #994181 8 x 8 Santorini Paper pad, #994273 Santorini Quote and Word Stickers ,#994280 Santorini SIIC, #994266 Santorini Tickets, #994228 Santorini Decorative Tape, #590017 Flower Bundle Mint, #596446 St Tropez Flowers Meredith, #594961 Prima Flowers Rio, #961602 Glitter Set Ebony & Ivory


k a r i n e

"I’m so looking forward to the summer vacations and some time on the beach! I thought since I can’t go right now, I might as well create something that will remind me of good times spent there each time I look at it. I created this canvas with the new Santorini collection. This blue striped paper just screams beach and ocean to me." ~ Karine


j a y a

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"For today's theme I made this beachy mixed-media canvas. Blue is my favorite color when it comes to summertime projects, so I used both Impasto paints in Jade and Cobalt, along with  Watercolor Confections in Tropicals to to add color and depth to the canvas. I also made use of lots of Art Stones and shells to give texture to the background. " ~ Jaya

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k a v i t h a

"The new Santorini collection is perfect for all summer and beach-y project. I made a set of mixed media tags loaded with lots of gorgeous Santorini flowers. To create the mixed media background i have used black sand, crackle paste, art stones, color bloom sprays, and art alchemy paints." ~ Kavitha


v e r o

"It's hard to believe that the summer will arrive soon, bringing with it the sunny and fun days. Many of us are in the midst of our preparations for the summer holidays! While I wait for mine to arrive, I created this summer canvas with a Julie Nutting mermaid doll stamp. I used the Santorini collection and Prima watercolors ~ Vero Atienza

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Prima Products: JN STAMPS 912574 AND 912604, SANTORINI A4 PAPER PAD 994167, SANTORINI TICKETS 994266, SANTORINI CHIPBOARD 994211, SANTORINI FLOWERS 632014 632045 631994 AND 632038, LOVE STORY FLOWERS 631307, STENCIL 579906, GLITTER SET 961596, GLASS BEADS 991718, PEARLS 991944, 3D MATTE GEL 961398, CANDY GEMS 549329, PLASTER PASTE 965198, PAPER CLAY 814991, IOD MOULS 815790, WATERCOLOR BRUSH 585891, COLOR PHILOSOPHY PERMANENT INK 596181, STAMP BLOCK 576080, WATERCOLORS CONFECTIONS 584273 AND 631543, WATERCOLOR PAPER TAG PAD 980153 AND JN WATERCOLOR PENCILS 576745


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Do you have some fun summer plans lined up? Make sure you take lots of photos, then, and this is just as important...get them documented in a mini-album, on layouts, or on an altered canvas to hang in your home. You will LOVE looking at them and remembering the fond memories you experienced.

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