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21st Mar

Sheltering Tree

  • Posted by: on 21st Mar 2017 at 8:00am

Spectrum Noir Aqua watercolour markers are the perfect colouring medium for scenery, and Sheena Douglass has some wonderful scenic stamps that are the perfect companion to them. Create The Scene First of all, to create this beautiful forest scene, begin by stamping the large tree from the Sheena Douglass ‘A Sheltering Tree’ stamp set. Create - Read full post [...]

8th Feb

Watercolored Three-Tier Gift Box

This watercolored gift box set uses just one Spectrum Aqua Marker. An easy to make project that is sure to impress! How to watercolor the box lids First, trim two sheets of 8 1/2” x 11” Spectrum Aqua Watercolour Cardstock as shown in picture. Then apply anti-static powder to each panel, if desired. On the - Read full post [...]

25th Nov

Easy Frames with Spectrum Noir Sparkle Markers

  • Posted by: on 25th Nov 2016 at 8:00am

Framing your coloring can have a very simple, yet profound, impact on your project, and Spectrum Noir Sparkle markers will kick your framing up a notch by adding a beautiful shimmery a sparkly border. For this tutorial you will need a scrap piece of cardstock (cut to a length a bit longer that the longest - Read full post [...]

25th Apr

Tile Stamping with Spectrum Sparkle Noir Pens

This tutorial will show how to use small shapes as tiles, stamping an image and then blending with the beautiful Spectrum Noir Sparkle Pens. Materials used: Spectrum Noir Sparkle Pens, Spring/Summer 12 set – Cosmos, Moonstone, Pink Champagne, Clear Diamond Press – Die Cutter Diamond Press Starter Pack Stamp Set – sentiment used Diamond - Read full post [...]

15th Apr

Coloring Mediums for Spectrum Noir Sparkle Pens: Part Two

  • Posted by: on 15th Apr 2016 at 8:00am

This is the second part of the tutorial exploring the various types of paper and card that can be used to color with Spectrum Noir Sparkle pens.  The focus will be on the use of the Vintage Hues and Metallics pen sets.  In part one of the tutorial we looked at using Vellum, Stamping Card, Centura Pearl, - Read full post [...]

22nd Feb

Smacking Acetate with Spectrum Noir

  • Posted by: on 22nd Feb 2016 at 8:00am

In this tutorial we will look at the ‘Smacking Acetate’ technique.  Colorful results can be achieved using various media and acetate. For this project I have used Spectrum Noir markers GT2, GT3, PP2, BT4, Bt6, BT8, two small sheets of acetate, approx. 4” x 7”, some rubbing alcohol (alternatively you can use Spectrum Noir Blending - Read full post [...]

18th Nov

Coloring Candles with Spectrum Noir Markers

  • Posted by: on 18th Nov 2015 at 10:20am

Candles are such a fun and easy image to color with Spectrum Noir markers. Here, I have used a stamped image from Sheena Douglass A Little Bit Festive Peace stamp set from Crafter’s Companion. The Spectrum Noir colors used for this tutorial will be DR7, DR6, DR3, CR7 and CR5. The goal is to make - Read full post [...]

4th Nov

Creating Festive Sparkle with Spectrum Noir Sparkle Pens

Adding some sparkle and shimmer to your creations just got easier with the addition of the Spectrum Noir Sparkle pens to the Spectrum Noir family. For this card I have used two stamps from the Sheena Douglass ‘A Little Bit Festive’ collection. The image, background, and detail are created using the Spectrum Noir Sparkle pens - Read full post [...]

25th Sep

Sepia Coloring using Spectrum Noir Blendable Pencils

  • Posted by: on 25th Sep 2015 at 8:00am

This tutorial will focus on using Spectrum Noir Blendable Pencils to color with a sepia-toned effect. Coloring with sepia tones creates a wonderful nostalgic feeling in a piece of artwork. For the clothing (and landscape as well), I chose the following colors: 100, 094, 090, 088, 008. Always use a light touch with the pencil - Read full post [...]

14th Sep

Die Cut Stencil & Spectrum Aqua Markers

I’m going to show you how easy it is to make your own stencils using metal dies, and how to use the Spectrum Aqua watercolor markers with them. For this tutorial I have used metal dies from Sheena Douglass, available at Crafter’s Companion and other retailers. Start by die cutting the stem from the Victorian Floral Bluebell - Read full post [...]