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Erin Bassett
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Artist | blogger | craft addict | believer | yoga lover | health nut
Interests: homemaking, friends, blogs, bible study, mixed-media art, spending time with family, scrapbooking, cooking/baking, screen printing with my yudu & a loooong list of other crafts, my cat & golden retriever
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This week's Gelatos® color of the week is Red Cherry. I chose a project with an Autumn theme which works perfectly with this bright, fun color. I started by decoupaging a canvas panel with a music sheet and Gel Medium. Next, I applied Red Cherry and Blood Orange Gelatos to... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2016 at Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft
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Yay, fall is just about here and I'm excited to welcome in the cooler weather of my favorite time of year. Autumn always reminds me of comfort and so when I was trying to think of a project to create that symbolizes all those warm, fuzzy, comfy things, I thought what could be better represent that then a wool felt applique project!... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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You are awesome! Sometimes you just need that reminder or want to share it with someone else so I made this little 4" x 6" piece of art so that I could stick it in our guest room. I love how it turned out and how it's almost magic how the highlighting of the flowers happens with this technique! Here's how I created it... Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Hey everyone, Erin Bassett here continuing with the 52 Weeks of Color ...this week we're highlighting the Snowcone Gelatos ® and Texture Luxe™ and I whipped up this card using them. Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Taking back to school photos is a big deal for us. We love to look back through the years to see how much the kids have grown! Well, this year I got smart and created a magnetic photo prop so I can easily switch out the grade and if it's... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Last week the Faber-Castell Design Memory Crafts Design Team was challenged to use a combination of Faber-Castell and Clear Scraps products that were sent to us, it really caused me to put my thinking cap on, but here's what I came up with...a mini art journal to inspire me to... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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This old cigar box I found at Goodwill was so fun to transform! Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Creating your own, one of a kind picnic blanket is really simple using your ScanNCut, and it would make a great gift! Supplies: ScanNCut Machine and accessories Black Iron-On Transfer Film Iron Ironing Board White Fabric Paint Paint Brush Ant Cut File (free!!!) Optional Supplies: If you create your own... Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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For this piece I started off by sketching out my word art and then erasing it a bit so I could trace over it using a PITT® Artist Pen with a fine nib. I made sure to let the pen work dry completely before erasing any visible pencil marks so... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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I made a board that would be inspiring to me yet useful and interactive.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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This is such a simple way to add a whole lot of pizazz to your outdoor (or indoor) space!... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Confession time. We moved into our current home about 2 years ago and I've been so busy since then that I haven't really began to decorate until recently. (To make matters worse, I actually just unpacked a box that had been sitting in my office this whole time too, LOL!) In our family room we have a bunch of family photos up on the wall mixed with a few small pieces of artwork, but we had a little spot still left open that had been driving me nuts this whole time so I decided it was time to finally make something that would go there... Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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It's that time of year again for us in the USA to dust off our patriotic decor for the upcoming summer patriotic holidays to pay tribute to those who have sacrificed to give us the freedoms we have and then to celebrate our independence. How's your decor holding up? Do you need to replace some of it? Here are a few various patriotic projects you can quickly whip up using craft vinyl and your ScanNCut... Continue reading
Posted May 25, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
Thanks Lori, we had fun making it!
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Mother's Day is right around the corner and if you are looking for a beautiful gift that is personalized just for her, this is it! It's a meaningful way to forever treasure a child's handwriting...and it's practical too!... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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Yay, it's spring time! I'm so inspired by all the beautiful wildflowers I'm seeing pop up all over, so I whipped up a new pennant banner to celebrate!... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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I had so much fun trying out the new Asphalt Texture Paste from Faber-Castell.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
Boy, I sure love working with the companies I work with. I love that they are constantly coming up with such cool new products! Here's a bit of the fun I had playing with a few of Faber-Castell's newest products in my art journal...the Cement and Asphalt Texture Paste and then Copper Texture Luxe... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
Hi Danone, I'm not even sure they are still manufacturing these, but I did see them for sale on Amazon: http://amzn.to/1ozE66B
Toggle Commented Apr 5, 2016 on Yudu Screen Printing at creativitE by Erin Bassett
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I got them from Hobby Lobby.
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Hi Kerry, I have Lupus too and I'm really thankful to be able to use the ScanNCut! The link for the giveaway is: http://www.erinbassett.com/creativite/2016/03/home-decor-project-scanncut-giveaway.html
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See how I used the ScanNCut Universal Pen Holder to create this mixed media art card... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2016 at creativitE by Erin Bassett
Hi Nancy, thanks for taking the time to comment. To enter the giveaway you need to comment on this post: http://www.erinbassett.com/creativite/2016/03/home-decor-project-scanncut-giveaway.html ~Erin Erin Bassett | erinbassett.com | Follow me on Twitter Facebook Pinterest Instagram Hi Erin Bassett, Nancy Stansbury (NSQuilt@gmail.com) has left you a comment: Love my Scan N Cut, and would love to win a machine for a very close friend who doesnt have one Status: Published Options: Unpublish
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Hi Bonnie, thanks for taking the time to commen. To enter the giveaway you need to comment on this post: http://www.erinbassett.com/creativite/2016/03/home-decor-project-scanncut-giveaway.html
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Hi Nancy, thanks for taking the time to commen. To enter the giveaway you need to comment on this post: http://www.erinbassett.com/creativite/2016/03/home-decor-project-scanncut-giveaway.html
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