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19th Jan

Masking with Stencils and Aqua Markers

Combine Spectrum Noir Aqua watercolor markers and a stencil to create the perfect custom background! Learn how in the steps below. Color the bird image Before creating the background, create the focal point image.  Stamp a bird on watercolour paper using black dye in. Cover with clear embossing powder and activate with a heat gun. - Read full post [...]

11th Jan

Come Color With Us!

First Challenge of 2017! Ready for a brand new challenge? Color up ANYTHING you want using your Spectrum Noir alcohol markers, Sparkle markers, blendable colored pencils, watercolor pencils, Spectrum Aqua markers, or AquaTint inks, put it on any card or project, and you can play along with us! Share your work with us, enter below - Read full post [...]

9th Jan

Custom Made Gift Box

Want to create a quick & easy-to-make thank you gift box? Use Spectrum Noir Illustrator markers to make a stunning topper for a gift box perfect for not only a thank you gift, but to use throughout the year. To color the image: Coloring the petals: First, stamp or print the image of your choice - Read full post [...]

6th Jan

Create a Marbled Mug

Make a marbled ceramic mug! Looking for a quick and easy handmade gift for a friend (or for yourself)? I spotted a video recently detailing how to create marbled ceramic mugs with alcohol inks and thought I’d give it a try for something new and different! Supplies: For this project you will need some Spectrum - Read full post [...]

4th Jan

Coloring Fair Skin

This tutorial will share how to color fair skin with Spectrum Noir alcohol markers. For this example the following markers are: FS9, FS4, FS2, TN1, CR2, and TN2. The first step is to add in the shadow details with the darkest marker in the blend, FS9. The shadows will be around the sides of the - Read full post [...]

2nd Jan

Creating Shimmer Sprays with AquaTint Inks

Stretching your craft supplies is always a great idea… everyone loves ideas to use things in an unexpected way! This video tutorial will share how to create shimmer sprays. Tip: swap out the Christmas sentiment for a generic winter one and use these throughout the colder months! Watch the video below showing how I make - Read full post [...]

30th Dec

Creating a Sunset with Spectrum Noir Markers

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Creating a beautiful sunset background is quick and easy with Spectrum Noir markers! This tutorial will show you how to do just that, by hand. You can then use whatever stamps you’d like for creating a scene – no additional colorign needed! This technique is great for making quick scenes, multiple cards, or for highlighting - Read full post [...]

28th Dec

Creating an Ombre Sequin Look

This video tutorial will show you how to get a sequin look with an ombre color pattern. Not familiar with the idea of an ombre pattern? It means “the gradual blending of one color to another” and usually moves from light tints to dark. Check it out in this video: Spectrum Noir alcohol markers used - Read full post [...]

26th Dec

Coloring Directly on Stamps with Aqua Markers

This tutorial will share how color directly onto stamps using Spectrum Noir Aqua watercolor markers. This is a simple yet stunning technique. Trim a piece of watercolour card stock to 4 x 5.25.  Align stamp as to where it will be stamped on the card stock. Use a stamp position-er to stamping tool to align - Read full post [...]

22nd Dec

Making Plaid Backgrounds with AquaTints

I wanted to share a really fun and easy technique for making backgrounds. Plaid patterns are very on trend at the moment and I keep seeing them everywhere. Making them yourself is super easy, and adding the metallics from the Essential sets makes them a bit dressed up. Perfect for the holidays. If you want - Read full post [...]