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DIY Sizzix Coaster Cocktail Banner | Pluckingdaisies.com

Hello everyone!  Today I have a fun DIY Sizzix Coaster Cocktail Banner to share with you.  This project features Sizzix dies from Eileen Hull, new cocktail stamps from Patti Sokol, plus inks and embellishments from Tim Holtz and Ranger Ink.  Serve drinks in style at your next cocktail party or get together by adding a […]

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Thanksgiving Artist Trading Block Tutorial: Turkey is NOT lovin

Who’s excited about Thanksgiving Dinner?  I sure am, but you know who’s NOT excited about Thanksgiving?  Turkeys that’s who!  As much as I love a delicious Thanksgiving Turkey I realize that the Turkey himself is not “Lovin’ being put in the oven.”  Today I have a fun Thanksgiving Artists Trading Block Tutorial to share with […]

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Trick or Treat Wand

by Amy Bowerman

Trick or Treat Wand | Pluckingdaisies.com #Sizzix #DistressGlitter #TimHoltz

It’s official, I’ve “caught” the Halloween spirit.  Today I have some Tricks to share with you on how to create this Trick or Treat wand.  You can create this project for one of your little goblins or to add to your Halloween home decor it’s simple to create with a few Sizzix Die Cuts, Distress […]

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How to Alter a Garden Gnome

by Amy Bowerman

How to Alter a Garden Gnome | Pluckingdaisies.com

Hi all!  How do you feel about garden gnomes?  Do you find them A) whimsical or B) Totally creepy ?  If your answer is B you are not alone.  My Sister and Brother-in-law are downright creeped out by garden gnomes.  Being the kind and caring Sister that I am I have gifted them with altered […]

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Distress Glitter Review

by Amy Bowerman

Distress Glitter Review | Pluckingdaisies.com #TimHoltz #RangerInk

I’m pretty open about the fact that I enjoy shiny, sparkly things so when I saw Ranger Ink and Tim Holtz reveal the new Distress Glitter line at CHA I couldn’t wait to get my hands on it!  Distress Glitter features everything I love about Distress and now it sparkles! The Distress line from Ranger […]

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School Bus Gift Card Holder

by Amy Bowerman

School Bus Gift Card Holder | Pluckingdaisies.com #Sizzix #BackToSchool #TeacherGift

It’s that time again!  Back-to-school time that is.  The school bus is mere weeks away from returning….or as I like to call it…”Big and Yellow”.   Oh how I’ve missed you so!  Today I have a fun tutorial on how to create a School Bus Gift Card holder to kick off the Back-to-school season! We […]

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Art Journal with the Stars

by Amy Bowerman

Art Journal with the Stars | Pluckingdaisies.com #RangerInk #Sizzix #TimHoltz #DyanReaveley #WendyVecchi #CHAshow

Before I left for CHA show I slipped my new Dylusions Journal into my suitcase.  You never know when inspiration may strike and I was pretty sure CHA would be a great place to find it.  Not only was I able to christen my new Dylusions journal while in Las Vegas I was able to […]

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Be Free Tag

by Amy Bowerman

Be Free Tag | Pluckingdaisies.com #TimHoltz #12Tags2013

Hey everyone!  Just wanted to get a quick post in before I leave for CHA Create-n-connect.  There was a lot of ink flying around the studio while working on my Eileen Hull Sizzix samples.  I always keep a tag handy when working on other projects because you never know when a Tim Holtz 12 Tags […]

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Dr. Seuss Zentangle Thumbprint Tree Art | Pluckingdaisies.com #Tutorial

Have you ever found that when you create something for someone else it turns out even better than if you had created it for yourself?  That’s how I feel about this Dr. Seuss Zentangle Thumbprint tree I made for my son’s teacher.  We both share a love for Dr. Seuss and I wanted to give […]

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Fairytale Art Journal

by Amy Bowerman

Fairytale Art Journal | Pluckingdaisies.com

Hello my lovelies!  It’s been a while since I shared an Art Journal page with you.  I hope it was worth the wait…it sure was for me!  Today I’m sharing the end pages I created in my Fairytale Art Journal. I created these Art Journal pages while attending a class taught by Marjie Kemper.  If […]

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