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Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
Mixed media with the original Gelatos Colors, Inks, Textures and tools!
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No matter how bumpy, Gelatos can add color to any texture! Carolyn Dube here playing with textured areas as I add layers of color to this canvas. There was even an O.O.P.S. or two along the way. What is an O.O.P.S.? It's an Outstanding Opportunity Presenting Suddenly. Watch on YouTube.... Continue reading
Posted 8 hours ago at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Hi Loves, Tiare here. I was recently inspired to create a messy mandala by one of my artsy pals. I love her style but had to put my own spin on it. I love mandalas but don't have the patience for "perfection" or trying to create art based on a... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Hi all. Today I'm going to share with you my latest art journal page featuring some of my favorite Design Memory Craft products. As usual, I started by giving my page a layer of Gesso to prime my page and help it receive the various mediums better. Using the hexagonal... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Diana Trout here today with a technique using Gelatos to create a watercolor effect. Check out the video for a close up on how I prep my Gelatos for watercolor. Here are the materials I used for this project. Gelatos: Metallic Blue Iced Chai Iced Coffee Limoncello Comet Nebula Satellite... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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I'm a planner girl through and through. I love decorating them and using them to keep track all of the many projects and activities that make up my days. So when I come across a new tool to use in my planners I can hardly wait to give it a... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Hi everyone, Mou here with a tutorial to show you how to use Tea Stains on your art journal pages! Let's start by looking at the supplies: Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft - Tea Stain - Agra Stencils 10-ct 101 Collection Whipped Spackle Essential PITT Artist Pens - BLACK PITT Artist... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Carolyn Dube here with a faux glass mosaic card. The secret to this card is the Honey Medium. Those dimensional glass "shards" are actually flexible and easy to cut. Far easier than glass! Honey Medium comes clear and can be mixed with Gelatos to become any color of the rainbow.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Art Journaling and mixed media is something that I'm passionate about. Being able to share my love for it with all of you makes it extra special. Today I'm excited to share an art journal process video. You will find the video just below this photograph. I used the following... Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Hi Loves, Tiare here. Back to school is in full swing for many and many more starting in the coming weeks. This is a great time to make some "sweet notes" to slip into a lunch box, book bag or even into a briefcase. Here's how... Tada! Supplies Used: Gelatos®... Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Diana Trout here today with a journal spill. A blank journal page can be hard to confront. That's why I sometimes start my pages with a word spill. It puts me in touch with my head and heart. Supplies: Art GRIP Aquarelle Watercolor Pencils Pitt Artist Metallic Pens PITT Artist... Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Hi Loves, Tiare here. If I've got to come out of my art journal or off of my canvas, I love to make functional art. I still love books, physical books and I love bookmarks. Here's one for you, that you can make to mark a spot in your favorite... Continue reading
Posted Aug 21, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Hey Design Memory Crafters!! I'm Lindsay with seeLINDSAY and I'm going to show you how easy it is to use the Bible Journaling Kit from Faber-Castell®. Bible journaling is one of the easiest ways to personalize your favorite scriptures. This kit is also essential because it comes with everything you... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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I enjoy the versatility of Design Memory Craft Gelatos®. Their vibrant color glides smoothly onto many surfaces like paper, canvas, and wood. Today I'm going to use them on a paper mache heart that I picked up at my local craft store. I started by giving my heart a coating... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Iridescent Gelatos® shimmer and catch the light, so when using them with a stamp to create a pattern, it instantly gives your pattern that shimmer. The first impression you make is the brightest, since it has the most color on it but the softer, later impressions are wonderful too. In... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Diana Trout here today with Negative Space Painting. If you're scratching your head right now, read on. NSP is easier to demonstrate than explain. The supplies I used for this piece Canvas board 6" x 8" Pastel Gelatos Glaze Metallic Gelatos Texture Gems Awl (or other tool for scratching) Paint... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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If you follow me on social media you know that I'm all about Living Life In Color. So any time that I can combine my passion for mixed media with my love of planning, I'm a happy girl. Today I used the new Essential Planner Pack, some Gelatos, the Modern... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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This month’s issue of Art Journaling features our Design Team Member Carolyn Dube and her amazing Permission to Play Journal. We are thrilled to be partnering with Stampington & Company to offer a giveaway to our fans. Be sure to enter for your chance to win one of five mixed-media... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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I love creating tags to include in happy mail that I send out to friends and even just to hang in my studio for added extra inspiration. Today I'll show you how I created these vibrant and deliciously grungy tags in just a few minutes. I started by giving my... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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I am so honored to be able to be on the Core Design Team 2017-2018. My name is Lindsay and I blog at seeLINDSAY. I love to show how easy things are to accomplish and that you don't need a lot of tools to get a great craft or recipe.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Every task gets easier if you have the right tools. The Modern Lettering Kit from Faber-Castell® Design Memory Craft® is a set of four pens designed to take your hand lettering to the next level. No, it's not a miracle product - you still have to practice your writing, but... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Hi, Belen Sotelo here, with my very first blog post as a member of the Design Memory Craft design team. Today I'd like to welcome you into my studio for some play time. I'm going to share a fun and easy art journal page that's great for artists of any... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Hi, Diana Trout here today. I'm excited to share my first post for the Design Memory Craft design team. Let's paint flowers! For this project I used a canvas panel (6"x8"), Gelatos Brights, a Pitt Brush Pen and Texture Luxe Gold to "frame" the painting. I used the brush and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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How can Glaze create soft layers of color? By using it with Stamper's Big Brush Pens and Art Grip Aquarelles! Carolyn Dube here sharing how Glaze can play with these pens and pencils while coloring a few flowers. Start by loosely tracing over some of the lines in a design... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Hi! It's Laura Bray. I love to art journal, don't you? My art journal is a place where I can try out new art techniques, collect quotes, and deal with my daily emotions. I tried out a new technique that allows me to play with the focal points just as... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Planning with style is a huge trend at the moment. Having fun planner products make our never-ending to-do lists seem somewhat easier to tackle. Hi there, my name is Mou Saha and I want to introduce you the brand new Essential Planner Pack from Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft! This handy... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2017 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft