Friday, September 27, 2013

Friday Favorites - September 27, 2013

Hello, and happy Friday, everyone! It's time for another roundup of crafty links, and many of this week's picks lean in the more artsy direction. You'll find tutorials for watercolor, stamping, and misting, but there are also photography tips and a bit of clean and simple pocket scrapping thrown in for good measure. Enjoy!

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From the top left:

  • Janna Werner's layout is a great idea for using leftover alphabet stickers.
  • Aren't these watercolored 3x4 cards lovely? See how they were made over at Gossamer Blue.
  • I love this gorgeous travel mini album at Antilight, and you can also see an adorable stop-motion video of it here.
  • Pocket scrapbooking is the perfect format for getting vacations into albums quickly, and Amanda Caves's Disney album is a lovely example of that!
  • Want a visual reference of how your watercolors will look mixed together? Then you'll want to check out this post at Jenny's Sketchbook, showing how to make your own!
  • Nichol Magouirk's bokeh stamping technique is so lovely! And she shows you how to get the look, too.
  • Jennifer Larson's recent post on how she photographs her layouts is full of great tips for getting good images of your pages.
  • Stock photos are great to have on hand for the times when you need to make blog banners or Facebook graphics, and How About Orange has linked up a great free resource for some crafty ones!
  • Learn how to get this boxed letter look with a tutorial by Julie Fei-Fan Balzer.