Arts & Crafts is my little online studio filled with creative ideas, inspirations, and how-tos for all kinds of projects. It also includes the front of my virtual refrigerator where you’ll find quotes, checklists and other printable stuff on display. As a graphic designer, making things that are both lovely and useful just makes me happy. Sharing those things makes me even happier.
More Cowbell! I know, I know. . . you've all got Christmas completely covered and don't need any help. The stockings are hung, the mice aren't stirring, neighbors have been gifted, and everything is wrapped under the tree. That's okay! Just file this idea away for next year. Or better yet, ... Read More about How to make a Cute Cowbell Christmas Gift at the Last Minute
All artwork printed on different papers on the best photo quality setting. All of the artwork available at Bits of Ivory is 300 ppi resolution for high print quality. This helps to preserve the textures and details in the artwork and results in a more professional looking product when you use them ... Read More about Tips & Techniques Tuesday: Paper Matters
Finding a perfect adhesive for projects can be a challenge. I hate glues that promise not to wrinkle my papers, and then wrinkle and warp anyway. It's annoying. It's beyond annoying, and it happens quite a lot. Favorite Things Friday I was recently introduced to Coccoina paste and liquid ... Read More about How I Fell In Love with Coccoina Adhesive For My Paper Projects
Twelve Days of Christmas New today at our Bits of Ivory store you'll find this Christmas set entitled Twelve Days of Christmas. Maybe you celebrate with the countdown to Christmas. Or perhaps you count the more traditional twelve days beginning with Christmas and ending with Epiphany. Either ... Read More about Twelve Days of Christmas artwork for your celebrations