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Guided Kickstart – Day 1 – HTV Shirt

By Samantha Johnston / April 4, 2024 /

Welcome to Day 1 of the Guided Kickstart 2023!  Join me while I use pattern HTV on a shirt with today’s Kickstart SVG: Crafting is My Therapy.   SUPPLIES:SVGHTV (I used pattern)ShirtHeat PressTeflon Sheet A couple things to remember: When cutting HTV, you’ll want to mirror your design and put the vinyl shiny side down. Folding the…

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Fabric Applique with HTV

By Samantha Johnston / April 4, 2024 /

I can’t wait to see your fabric pairings for this project.  The possibilities really are endless between blanks, fabric patterns and solids, plus the HTV.   SUPPLIES: Heat and Bond LightFabric – two complementary colorsFabric Blank – I used a dish towelHTV Weeding ToolHeat press/iron Don’t forget to grab the SVGS:Heart LinesX HeartHeart PairA couple things to…

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Floating Ornament

By Samantha Johnston / April 4, 2024 /

Decorating for Christmas is always fun.  Here is a fun, 3D, floating ornament tutorial that has so many possibilities.  As always, give this your own spin and create yourself a beautiful ornament. SUPPLIES: Craft BondPop Dot Tape (My pop dots are from dollar tree but here is a link to some: https://amzn.to/30bBZyC)Hot Glue GunClear Ornament that opens…

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Glass Block

By Samantha Johnston / April 4, 2024 /

It’s September which means Fall will officially be here soon! I seriously can’t wait to see how you are able to make this project your own!   SUPPLIES: Gold FoilStencil VinylTransfer TapeTwineDecorative Fall RibbonAcrylic Paint – I used 3 colors of orangeSoft PaintbrushAdhesive Vinyl – BrownMod PodgeWooden BlankBurlap LeavesGlue GunScraperSVG  Grab the SVG HERE:Grateful Thankful…

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Front Porch Sign

By Samantha Johnston / April 4, 2024 /

There are so many possibilities with a front porch sign.  You’ll find five wording options in the SVG Bundle linked below. Be creative and make this your own!    SUPPLIES: Common Board – 4.5 feet by 9 inches Sander/Sanding BlockPaint – 2 colors (I used white and black chalk paint)Hot GlueRibbonOramask Stencil Transfer TapePolycrylic Grab the…

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Cherry Blossom Painting

By Samantha Johnston / April 4, 2024 /

Do you love the look of cherry blossom trees? This month we will be painting our very own! SUPPLIES: Wood board / canvas / sign to repurposeStencil vinyl / removable vinylPaint brushPaint (brown, 3 shades of blue, White, 2 shades of pink, possibly red)Q-Tips Optional:Pink and White tissue paperTransfer Tape Don’t forget to grab the…

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