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DIY Watercolor Wording Art Print

I know I always say that I’m excited to share today’s tutorial with you–but today I’m EXTRA excited.  Eeeeek!  I love watercolor and I am thrilled with today’s project: DIY Watercolor Wording Art Prints.  It’s simple enough that ANYONE can do this and I just love how it turned out. I have been seeing (and …

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How to Transfer an Image from a Magazine

Hi Friends! I have been experimenting with photo transfer again and this time I discovered how to transfer a magazine image to a canvas. In case you aren’t well versed in photo transfer, I love this process and have transferred photos onto wood, glass, canvas and done reverse transfers with watercolor.  Each time I transfer …

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Easiest DIY Photo Canvas EVER

Hello friends! I am thrilled to be sharing a craft today that was QUICKER and EASIER than I thought it would be.  It is in fact the EASIEST DIY PHOTO CANVAS EVER!  Just you wait and see. I am particularly thrilled because, if you don’t know already, I often get pulled into rather laborious crafting.  I …

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Embroidered Photo Transfer

This time of year I feel overly nostalgic.  Maybe it’s the year ending, maybe it’s Christmas approaching, maybe it’s sleep deprovation, but I just want to take pictures of my kids, and stitch, and write a date on everything.  I know that this phase of my life–a phase full of babies and legos and parks–won’t …

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Newspaper Image Transfer Monogram

Hello!  I am so happy that you stopped by today.  Although it might not be my ultimate favorite project ever, today I am sharing a project that I am proud of not only because of the finished product, but because in this project I really tried something new.  I was, shall we say, creative.  I …

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Mason Jar Monogram with Image Transfer

Hello!  I have a special project to share with you today, one that I literally just finished!  I had planned on posting something else today, but, then I started to see all the amazing things you are doing with Mason Jars.  You see, this week’s theme for Happy Hour Friday is : and I am …

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Our Lady Light Catcher

I am thrilled today to be teaming up with a wonderful group of Catholic bloggers.  One thing I really need to work on is bringing my faith more into my work on this blog.  I love my faith; my marriage and family are based on my faith…but I am terribly imperfect and I can get …

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Photo Transfer onto Glass

Image transfer is one of my favorite, favorite things.  I have done image transfer many times, onto wood, canvas and fabric, but this is the first time I attempted to do a photo transfer onto glass.  I love how this project turned out, mostly because I am in love this this photo, but also because …

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Photo Transfer Pillow

There are certain pictures that are just so sweet I want to look at them all the time.  One of those pictures is this one, of a rather proper looking man and woman holding hands as they swing around on one of those swing rides.  How sweet!  They guy looks so calm and the woman …

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DIY Photo-Transfer Prayer Book Bag

Holy week is a very important time for me, and I hope that you feel the same way.  I’ve only seen The Passion once, and yet the images I can still recall from that single viewing have fueled many mediations.  I hope that this year I can once again truly enter into the Passion with …

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EASY Watercolor Portrait

Hi!  Although it doesn’t look like it, this is a very easy watercolor portrait that ANYONE can do.  Seriously, you have to try it! I don’t like to have favorites, but I think this just might be my all time FAVORITE project that I have ever done.  I feel this way for two reasons:  First …

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Photo Transfer onto wood

Today I have a simple little project that I recently completed for my parents.  They celebrated their 34th wedding anniversary on Friday.  Don’t my parents look young?!?  This is a photo transfer that anyone, with the right materials, could easily accomplish. Materials: Scrap piece of wood (my sister put an addition on her house, so …

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Photo Transfer: Remembering a Beautiful Wedding

For those of us (Maria and myself included) who didn’t waste any time starting a family after getting married, the wedding itself can quickly start to seem far, far away.  I was just married in August of 2010, but since our first child came amount exactly 9 months later, the wedding already feels like a …

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