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February 2012 Pencil Tips - Strathmore® Paper

Featured Artist:

Tracy Kaser

Brewster, OH

Prismacolor® pencil on Strathmore® paper

The Paper We Use

 By now, since most of you know that my paper of choice is 2-ply Strathmore ® 500 Bristol board with a vellum finish, I would like to tell you a bit about why I choose this paper and some of it’s characteristics that make it desirable in the work we do. 271 more words


Plum Perfect new 9x12 Photo Guest Book, ArtbyChapin,

 I made this for a client this week and was so surprised how beautiful it turned out. This hand dyed luscious plum charmeuse silk was paired with a vintage netted lace, crocheted pearls and matching button. 52 more words

Lace Wedding Book

New Slate Gray Photo Album with Black Paper, Wedding Album, Personalized

I just finished a marathon of books and other christmas items for the holidays… I’m trusting none of the recipients read my blog yet. At any rate, I’m adding the latest, this was a commission to do a slate gray with black paper, glassine, spacers the works. 75 more words


New Projects New Website

This past week and half has been a busy one.  Lots of things happening.   I recently did a new boxed set for a client with gold edging.  67 more words

Handmade Photo Album

About Archival Papers and Inks

Many customers are confused by the dyes and inks used in modern printing and the colorization of papers.  The term archival and the importance of these terms when creating a permanent record of your wedding or other event.  265 more words

Wedding Guest Book