Alphabet Stack Silhouette Cut – Jowilna 101

I love this range of Kaisercraft paper, but to add something special I created a special cut file for the silhouette that perfectly complements this range. I cut this ‘alphabet stack’ using my Silhouette out of one of the papers in the range to perfectly match my layout.   Here’s how I created my cut file Step 1 Select the alphabet tool and type a letter. Step 2 Select the font that you want to...
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Create your own Planner Dividers – Jowilna’s Advanced Class

If you read all about how I am planning to get more organized using my beautiful Kaisercraft Planner then you will remember that I am still getting used to the idea of dressing up planners with loads of stuff…And so I am rather choosing to dress my planner up in my own unique way. So today I am sharing how I incorporated my ‘word for 2018’, while adding decorative elements to my planner,...
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Kaisercraft Beach Shack, Miss Betty & D-Ring Albums

Kaisercraft Beach Shack “Escape the daily grind for a much needed sea change! Featuring white washed timber, stormy blues and seagrass thatching, the rugged coastal scenery of our Beach Shack collection will have you feeling wild and free, just like the sea!” ~ Kaisercraft   Kaisercraft Miss Betty “The playful patchwork papers of Miss Betty are a haberdashers dream! From quilted patterns,...
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Become More Organized in 2018 – Jowilna’s How To

To become more organized, I have been blessed with this gorgeous planner from Kaisercraft. It is so pretty that one can’t help but be inspired. So this year I am getting my coloured markers in a row and getting this planning ahead thing ticked – I may not totally succeed but at least I am trying. How about you? And although I am not totally on board with the whole planner addiction of dressing...
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Kaisercraft Documented & Havana Nights

Kaisercraft Documented “This school inspired collection features a timeless colour palate and grunge theme, with deep rich browns and timber wood panels. Including locker doors, led pencils and notepads, this collection will bring back your inner teen!” ~ Kaisercraft   Kaisercraft Havana Nights “You’ll be swept up in a swirl of colourful blues, bright pinks and oranges, intricate tile patterns...
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Kaisercraft Wandering Ivy and Open Road

Kaisercraft Wandering Ivy “Soft ivory tones and vintage floral sketches make Kaisercraft Wandering Ivy a decidedly provincial affair. While bright splashes of colourful green and blue offer a fresh take on an otherwise traditionally vintage collection.” ~ Kaisercraft   Kaisercraft Open Road “Aussie, Aussie, Aussie, Oii, Oii, Oii! Our Australian themed Open Road collection includes a rustic,...
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Kaisercraft Summer Splash, Romantique, Kaiser Style & Kaiser Colour

Kaisercraft Summer Splash “Bask in the sunshine with our Summer Splash Collection! Whether it’s at the beach, by the pool or on a cruise, it’s time to enjoy the fun that Summer brings. Featuring colourful fish, pristine beaches and clear blue water, these papers are perfect for capturing your Summer holiday memories!” ~ Kaisercraft   Kaisercraft Romantique “With an antique Parisian feel,...
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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 apply...
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Marvellous Marbling – Jowilna’s Advanced Class

Crafting rarely should be difficult or complicated, right? So this week I am sharing a quick idea on how to use one stamp to create a realistic marbling effect. I love this Kaisercraft stamp and it can be used in so many ways on backgrounds to create interest on cards or layouts. But how do you really fake it to make it look real? Well, you layer it of course – so I used some of my favourite...
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Kaisercraft Metal Plate Embossing Folder – Jowilna’s Favourite Things

One of my favourite things is embossing – blind embossing specifically with embossing folders. I think mostly because of the ease of doing that type of embossing and the amazing effects one can achieve. Lately, my favourite embossing folder is this Kaisercraft metal plate. Today I am dressing it up using my StazOn inks for a gorgeous metallic look.   Step 1 Adhere some metal tape to a piece of...
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Kaisercraft Rose Avenue & Mint Wishes

Kaisercraft Rose Avenue “Our sweet, feminine Rose Avenue collection features soft florals, butterflies, white-washed timber panels and intricate textures. The gorgeous elements in this beautiful collection are sure to add a delicate touch to your next papercraft project.” ~ Kaisercraft   Kaisercraft Mint Wishes “A medley of minty-fresh teal and natural textures makes Mint Wishes a truly...
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Embossing Paste Christmas Card – How To With Jowilna

Turn an experiment into a Christmas card – I often have bits of cardstock lying around that have ink on them: used as testers, leftover embossing paste stencilled through a stencil from a previous project and so on. I never chuck these pieces of cardstock away as they can always be turned into something truly unique. I used this piece that had embossing paste stars on it and created a shimmering...
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Kaisercraft Christmas Edition and Letters to Santa

“Christmas is in full swing at Kaisercraft HQ and with the festive season fast approaching, there’s no better time to start your Christmas projects! if you’re in need of some Christmas inspiration, you’ve come to the right place! We’ve got plenty of gorgeous festive dies, beyond the page items and 2 beautiful Christmas themed paper collections in this month’s workshop Magazine (click here).” ~...
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Kaisercraft Factory 42 and Christmas Jewel

“You’re going to absolutely love our August new release products and there’s plenty of inspiration in this months workshop magazine (click here) to give you lots of paper craft project ideas! We kick off the month with our first Christmas collection for 2017. Christmas Jewel will add a brilliant amethyst coloured haze to your festivities, each paper features a silver foil or glitter speciality...
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Kaisercraft Happiness Layout – Cariena Creates

“Sometimes we have so many leftovers from a project that we simply cannot just put them away so we just have to keep going…I had a very special photo that I wanted to use and these leftovers were just perfect!” ~ Cariena Basson   Did you enjoy Cariena’s Kaisercraft Happiness Layout? Please subscribe to our YouTube channel (click here) for more tricks, tips &...
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Kaisercraft Golden Grove & Lilac Whisper

“Welcome to another month and another exciting Kaisercraft release! July proves to be a jam-packed month with so many new products including collections, templates and decorative dies! You won’t be able to contain your creativity with plenty of gorgeous inspiration!” ~ Kaisercraft   Kaisercraft Golden Grove “Golden hues and intricate floral designs dance delightfully across the pages of our...
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Kaisercraft Keepsake and Daydreamer

“We have some very exciting new product releases to share with you including two brand new collections. We’ve managed to find something to suit everyone this month! Our new Keepsake collection is all about capturing those precious memories. sentiments of love and friendship teamed with prints of vintage filmstrips and cameras make this collection a staple in any avid scrapbookers stash! Looking...
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Kaisercraft Bombay Sunset, Sage & Grace & Basecoat 4!

“It’s been a busy lead up to May with the team at Kaisercraft working extra hard to bring you brand new products! Our dainty shabby chic Sage & Grace collection features the perfect combination of dusty pinks and mint green makes this collection perfect for those delicate scrapbooking layouts. If you’re a lover of all things bright and colourful, you’re going to want to get your hands...
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Beautiful Mini Canvas – Cariena Creates

Today Cariena creates a beautiful mini canvas using her Anna Griffin art mediums and Kaisercraft mini template and a couple of other essential tools, all listed hereunder. She makes it look so simple don’t you think?   Remember to subscribe to our YouTube channel (here) to see more tips, tricks and tutorials!   Products Used ADCO 724868 – Anna Griffin Texture Paste – Gloss...
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Kaisercraft Gel Pens – Jowilna’s Favourite Things

I love colouring in pens and pencils, but the act of colouring itself I find really frustrating and boring. It’s a personal thing, but that doesn’t stop me from messing around and adding some colouring details in my diary. One of my favourite things is my set of Kaisercraft Gel Pens. Then recently a friend gave me two smaller sets of Kaisercraft Gel Pens and now I think I am in heaven. Together...
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Kaisercraft High Tea and Indigo Skies

“We just love the beginning of a new month! New products, new projects and fresh inspiration! Delicate shabby chic and indigo chambray charm best describe our gorgeous April paper collections!” ~ Kaisercraft   Kaisercraft High Tea “There’s nothing like a garden tea party to brighten ones day! Delicately distressed papers with beautifully illustrated roses and a soft –...
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Stamp and Ink – Jowilna’s Advanced Class

I was using this gorgeous stamp set from 49 and Market and what came to me was ‘tarred and feathered’. Often whilst using my stash, certain words come to mind, phrases or sayings that can spark an idea. So tarred and feathered it was! For the tarred portion of this project I used my gears stencil to create some texture and from there on the project was built up layer by layer. Let’s take a...
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Make the most of your die-cuts – Jowilna 101

We all have loads of die-cuts right? But unless you are using them for more than a single application then you are not taking full advantage of them. Today I am showing you how to think differently and take your die-cuts further in a few easy steps. Step 1 Die cut the circle mesh out of cardstock. I used a manilla tag for my experiments but you could easily re-create this on a card or layout....
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Kaisercraft Wildflower and Pawfect

“March is here and this Kaisercraft release will not disappoint! Scrapbook your favourite memories with the fun and colourful patterns in our Wildflower range. Animal lovers are going to absolutely adore our Pawfect collection, featuring cat and dog themed papers.” ~ Kaisercraft   Kaisercraft Wildflower “Step inside a watercoloured wonderland of Wildflowers! Hand painted...
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