Chipboard Elements – Jowilna’s Favourite Things

One of my favourite things to use in projects is chipboard elements and words. But I don’t always want to colour them in the same way – sometimes you want something different. With the GoPress and Foil machine, the game has totally changed and one of my favourite products can now be all dolled up and shiny!   Step 1 Place the chipboard design face down on your machine to heat up the...
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Celebr8 – Hello Summer

“2017 has been a busy year! As it draws to a close and you start envisaging your seaside escape or lazy days around the pool, the Celebr8 Hello Summer collection will be perfect to document your well-deserved family break. The Hello Summer collection with its bright colour pallet and water theme is all about those long, hot days where you chase the sun in your flip-flops and...
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Gorgeous New Celebr8 Flowers!

“New Celebr8 flowers are blooming and they are bright, beautiful and ready for you to pick off the shelf of your favourite scrapbooking store! Great value and versatile, these little beauties are a must-have.” ~ Celebr8   Celebr8 is a proudly South African brand that focuses on designing and manufacturing gorgeous themed collections that includes chipboard, masks, stamps, paper...
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How to just have fun – Jowilna 101

The pressure of being creative is real and sometimes the best thing you can do is to just have fun. So the other day I had some fun using a piece of cardboard and some goodies on my table. I created this beautiful plaque using a piece of Kraft board, texture paste and All-Purpose Inks. Step 1 Apply a thin layer of texture paste using a palette knife. Apply the paste and then thin it out onto the...
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Stencilled Background – Jowilna’s How To

How to dress up a stencilled background in a few easy steps…I love stencils, but how do you create a bit more interest when using them? Well, you layer of course. Just adding a few extra details is all it takes to make your stencilled image a bit more interesting.   Step 1 Colour your background with the ‘direct to paper’ technique using Memento Luxe Ink. TIP: Remember to carefully...
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Celebr8 Beautiful YOU!

“Celebr8’s “Beautiful You” collection celebrates women in their fullness. As women, we don’t always see our true value and this collection has been designed to remind you of your strength, beauty, determination, love and passion. The positive theme and clean pallet makes this collection ideal to give tribute to the incredible ladies in your life or simply to remind...
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Celebr8 Life’s Journey

“The new Celebr8 Life’s Journey collection has been designed to remind us to enjoy the little things in life as well as the big. Life can be fleeting and comes with its ups and downs just as with all journeys. The important thing is to “Focus on what’s Important” and “Embrace the Detours” along the way. The colour palette for this collection is a combination of vibrant blues and...
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Celebr8 Chipboard Title

  “I love adding colour to Celebr8 chipboard using my Tsukineko Inks. Today I share a few ways of adding colour using just a few basic inks. Enjoy!” ~ Cariena Basson   If you enjoyed Cariena’s Celebr8 chipboard title tutorial? Subscribe to our YouTube channel (click here) for more tricks, tips & tutorials.   Products Used Celebr8 – Chipboard TAPI-022 –...
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Celebr8 Forever Friends

“There are some people in our lives that make us laugh a little louder, smile a little brighter and live a little better. We call these people ‘friends’. The new Forever Friends collection is a celebr8{ion} of the bond that binds strangers and helps form relationships that make our journey more memorable. With its clean, soft colour palette and floral elements you will be able create a...
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NEW!!! Celebr8 Flowers

“Flowers always make people better, happier & healthier. They are sunshine, food, and medicine to the soul. Any scrapper will tell you that no craft project is truly complete without a flower…or two or twenty! The new Celebr8 handmade flowers come in a convenient bulk pack of 27 pieces and are the most competitively priced flower packs available in SA. There are 6 gorgeous...
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Introducing Celebr8 Daydreams

“The new Celebr8 Daydreams collection is all about celebrating those short bursts of happiness that only our minds can see. The subtle dandelion and hot air balloon elements give a soft, magical feel which enables you to create layouts that capture those special moments that feed the soul and refresh the mind. The soft pastel colours of pinks, purples, oranges and blues come together...
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Celebr8 Circle Fun – Cariena Creates

Using the new Celebr8 Good Vibes Collection with circle dies, inks, mediums and glitter #CarienaCreates an interesting look for her layout.   Are you subscribed to our YouTube channel (click here)? Please subscribe to be notified of new tutorials, and give Cariena’s Celebr8 Circle Fun a thumbs up.   Products Used C8 BP6018 Good Vibes Bulk Paper Pack ADCO 724824 Couture Creations...
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Celebr8 GOOD VIBES

“Life is all about the choices YOU make & the paths YOU decide to follow. The new Celebr8 GOOD VIBES collection is designed around 4 simple truths about YOU; YOU are amazing, YOU can do anything, YOU are unique & YOU will succeed today. The bold colours and striking elements will help you create a project that celebrates everything wonderful about YOU and the people in your life....
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Altered Book Spread – Jowilna’s Advanced Class

I love using book paper in my projects, and what better than using an entire old book to create something beautiful. I used a spread in my old book to create an altered page – combined with stencilling, texture and All-Purpose Inks I create loads of interest. Step 1 Use a stencil and texture paste to add some texture to the spread. Leave the paste to dry. Step 2 On a sheet of white smooth...
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Celebr8 Mask Tutorial – Cariena Creates

Welcome to the first in our brand new series of video tutorials: Cariena Creates. Today Cariena shows us how easy it is to use your Celebr8 mask to create beautiful embossed elements to use in all your paper crafts.   Products Used C8 SM4507 – Celebr8 A Whimsical Life Mask – Wild Flowers TEP-301 – Tsukineko Embossing Powder 1oz – Gold TEP-305 – Tsukineko...
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Masking – How To With Jowilna

Masking is one of my first techniques I ever learned many many years ago. To this day it is also one of the easiest and most versatile techniques. Let’s take a look at how easy it is… The idea behind masking is that you can make things appear like they are something else – so you can create dimension with little effort, layer something behind something else in a few easy steps, or...
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Celebr8 A Whimsical Life

“We live in an ever more stressful, fast-paced world with deadlines, traffic and fast-foods being the order of the day. At times, it’s difficult not to look back to our youth and dream of the days where life was playful, fun & mischievous. The Whimsical Life Collection is a celebration of simple, carefree moments. With its soft, fresh colour palette and cute daisy’s and butterflies...
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New Celebr8 Core Products!

“Out with the old & in with the new. We have done a thorough spring clean to make way for a fresh and trendy set of core products. Exciting new chipboard designs, delightful resin packs, fun polymer stamps sets and tantalising stencils. Scrapping has never been this easy and fun. #happyscrapping!” ~ Celebr8   Celebr8 Core Chipboard   Celebr8 Core Resin   Celebr8 Core Stamps...
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Journaling – Jowilna’s Advanced Class

This week I am sharing how versatile All-Purpose Inks (API) can be in your art journal. I used water as a base for my inks to create an interesting effect on my page and around my stamped images. Step 1 Select your three co-ordinating colours of API to work with. Step 2 Stamp your chosen images onto your art journal page. I used VersaFine for its permanence even when working with water and ink....
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Celebr8 Summer Adventure

“Long days, warm nights and barefoot feet – Summer has to be our favourite time of the year. A time for fun and adventure. The Celebr8 Summer Adventure collection with it soft blues and pinks will be a perfect fit for those memorable summer photographs.” ~ Celebr8   Celebr8 is a proudly South African brand that focuses on designing and manufacturing gorgeous themed...
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Celebr8 Timeless Memories

“Nothing is ever really lost to us as long as we remember it. The Timeless Memories collection is a celebration of those moments that have brought (and still bring) a smile to our faces and warm our hearts. The earthy colour pallet with time and floral imagery will help capture your treasured memories and preserve them for years to come.” ~ Celebr8     Celebr8 is a proudly...
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1 Stamp 2 Ways with 49 and Market – Take 2

Welcome to another addition of 1 stamp 2 ways. This week I am using the beautiful Borders and Textures stamp set in 2 different ways adding loads of interest to my projects. For my first card I used my background stamp to create a fun stamped background for my card. Pretty self-explanatory using the stamp but with a bit of a twist to give it an interesting look, using 3 colours of ink to stamp...
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Celebr8 SANDsational

“Our memories of the ocean will linger on, long after our footprints in the sand are gone.” A visit to the beach always leaves you feeling alive and cleansed – physically, emotionally and spiritually. The combination of sun, sea and sand is the most natural and easily accessible form of therapy available to mankind (excluding scrapping of course). The Celebr8 SANDsational collection with its...
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Celebr8 TEXTURE

You’re going to simply love Celebr8’s mid-month release of their core TEXTURE range. With names like Solid Wood & Crumpled Paper and Brick Wall & Rust what’s not to love about this versatile range of papers that have a multitude of applications.   Celebr8 TEXTURE Celebr8 TEXTURE papers are a versatile collection of beautiful textures that are designed to work with most themed...
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