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Watercolor with Chalk Paint and Stamps

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Watercolor with Chalk Paint and Stamps

We wanted to show how to use your stamps and DIY paint, to water color. Now you’ll have even more projects that you can use your stamps and paint on! It’s not Christmas yet, but we all know that Christmas ends and Valentine’s begins. So, we took raw wood to make a sign and painted it with white swan. Then we took our typesetting stamp and centered the word “Amore” on it. Next we bordered the sign with the rose toile stamp. With this stamp you want to overlap the flowers and words a little. It gives it the romantic...

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DIY Christmas Ornaments | Live Demo

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DIY Christmas Ornaments | Live Demo

Saturday, Zeb and I scored a huge bag of wood pieces for $4 at the thrift store. About three times as many as are pictured here. Today on our YouTube live he painted them and used some Iron Orchid Design stamps to make them in to ornaments. We snagged the ribbon toppers from last weeks IKEA haul. I can’t wait to put these unique ornaments on my tree. I think I might do a little distressing and white wax. Do you like that idea? Now I need to take a rest. Still feeling under the weather from my flu and...

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Christmas Home Tour | Homemade Christmas

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Christmas Home Tour | Homemade Christmas

    Christmas DIY and Decor Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... Walk through our home with us and see what we have created to decorate for the Christmas season this year. You can also watch how we have made different crafts to use in our home for the holidays below in our Christmas Craft Playlist. Christmas Craft Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mcRkH... You can find products that we use for our crafting at JamiRayVintage.com

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Dollar Tree Christmas DIY | Stamping Glitter

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Dollar Tree Christmas DIY | Stamping Glitter

This is our Dollar Store Hack for Christmas. Rose Toile glittered barn wood; That’s a thing right?? This YouTube video we show you how to jazz up some dollar store trees with a box, paint, stamps, and glitter. Are you a glitter fan?? I’m not gonna lie it gets everywhere when your crafting, even Zeb is glittery! Watch the tutuorial here IOD stamps White Swan  

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Hand Made Christmas Decor

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Hand Made Christmas Decor

All of our Christmas Decor is going to be made by hand this year so we're starting early! This is our first project that we did. We did it during a Wednesday Live before Halloween had even came. We decided to make a "Merry Christmas" banner using the Typesetting and Wreath Builder Classic stamps from IOD. We stamped them using Little Black Dress paint by DIY and a Brayer fro IOD. These products can all be found on our website and the links are below. Watch the video to learn how to make your own homemade banner.   YouTube Video...

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