In the Mood for Color – AECP

This class was fun. I used every color from every lesson. 😊 This class shows us the different meanings/emotions for the colors used and I used them all!! Ok, except the rainbow, but I’m regretting not giving that a try with this embossing folder…the more I think about it, the more I feel like thatContinue reading “In the Mood for Color – AECP”

Beyond Basic Backgrounds – AECP

Hello and welcome back to another project with the Altenew Academy. This class shows you how to create different backgrounds in different ways. There are a lot of interesting ways you can create unique backgrounds, and I have a lot of new products I couldn’t wait to try. One new product I just had toContinue reading “Beyond Basic Backgrounds – AECP”

Level 1: Final Challenge – AECP

Hello and welcome! This is my final challenge for level 1. I was tasked with completing two set of cards. One set masculine and the other set feminine. Each set must have a cohesive theme. With this in mind, I wanted to create 2 sets, but also be able to use both sets as oneContinue reading “Level 1: Final Challenge – AECP”

Irresistible Inking Techniques – AECP

This is my last class for Level 1 of the Altenew Academy – Irresistible Inking Techniques. I went through the entire course – watched the videos, and analyzed the the inspiration projects, but then I went back and read the first line of the course introduction; “Stretch the purpose of your ink pads! Learn howContinue reading “Irresistible Inking Techniques – AECP”

Easy Die Cutting Techniques – AECP

Here are my cards for the next class. This class is about adding detail and dimension with die cuts. I love using die cuts to create cards. This is one of my favorite techniques to use, so when this class came along, I had a hard time deciding what to make, as I had soContinue reading “Easy Die Cutting Techniques – AECP”

Season Scene Building – AECP

So I went way out of my comfort zone on this one. I use alcohol inks to create my landscape. I’m new to alcohol inks but I really like how these turned out. This class is about creating a scene and not necessarily a landscape scene, but a table top scene or even a backyardContinue reading “Season Scene Building – AECP”