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Using gesso and watercolors with Olennka

Amy Tangerine watercolor project by Olennka

This is an awesome tutorial post by Design Team member, Olennka. Enjoy! Here’s very simple step by step tutorial for quick LO with using some medias as gesso and watercolors. List of supplies : 1. Amy Tangerine patterned papers (I used Peer, Twosome and Duet) 2. White gesso and watercolors (I used Maimeri White Gesso and liquid watercolors Ecolines), water and brushes, plastic card or […]

Hello Darling

cathy vee visits amy tangerine

Design Team member, Cathy was in Los Angeles yesterday, and we had the pleasure of a little visit. Hope you enjoy her post! Hey everyone! Cathy here and I’m going to show you a super easy page I created with just some simple embellishments from Plus One! First I grabbed “Match”, I just love the watercolor looking background! It pretty much goes with anything! I […]

Recent + Upcoming Classes


Recently I had the pleasure of teaching at a huge store called Hannah’s Home Accents in Antioch, IL. It’s always so neat connecting and creating with such awesome people. Thanks for having me, Dana! And thanks to everyone who joined in as well. You all are awesome and inspired me to sign stuff using watercolors! I’ll be making a quick trip up to Berkeley on […]

a little behind…

Amy Tangerine Plus One

Umm, that book says “Hello Spring, let’s do this…”. Considering it’s now officially summer and I am just getting the chance to show you these projects, you could say I am a bit behind. There’s a lot going on here with work and trying to juggle and keep it all balanced. Wrapping up a lot of fun projects and videos for Here & There Inspiration, […]

DIY wood magnets

DIY wood magnets

When I first got these wood pieces in the Studio Calico Hello, Hello kit, I knew I wanted to save them for something other than paper projects. But I did want to stamp on them. At first, I had the idea to emboss them in white, but as you can see over the next few photos, it didn’t work out. The impression didn’t turn out […]

Lucky ones layout


It’s been busy around here – there’s a fun announcement coming on Thursday! It’s something Kelly & I have been working on for months and months and are extremely excited about sharing with all of you. Since I love snapping photos of my process (these are all taken with my iPhone), I thought I would share with you how this layout came together.By cutting the […]

Throwback Thursday

behind the scenes | everett Plus One

This is a behind the scenes look that I never shared from back in August 2013 when we were working on the Plus One collection. We were fully focused and had just finished up the style sheet and when Jennifer brought her 2 month old son, Everett into the American Crafts office. His smiles completely lit up the room.

Paper Tales San Diego

Paper Tales | Amy Tangerine

The last time I was in San Diego teaching, I was pregnant. Very pregnant, if there is such a thing. You can see evidence of that in this post. Other than that, the classes were much the same – great people, good times, in a completely creative setting. If you are a fan of paper and are in San Diego, I highly recommend a visit […]