Remember the awesome Love Always Wins banner from yesterday? Today jessicasprague.com has an awesome giveaway for you! Yes you! Learn how to make beautiful things in Photoshop, even if you’re not into scrapbooking!
You’re a die-hard DIYer with a passion for envisioning and creating gorgeous things. You may have heard of Photoshop, but it is often in the same sentence as digital scrapbooking and that really just isn’t your thing. Jessica Sprague is offering a new class that is perfect for you – Photoshop for DIYers.
You are awesome. You love making awesome stuff. Jessica will show you how to be just a bit MORE awesome with a few simple techniques in Photoshop. (more…)
EEK! We are so excited for today’s guest post! Jessica Sprague is our Photoshop hero and she’s sharing a super cute project, complete with a free download just in time for Valentine’s!
Hello Crafting Chicks! I am Jessica Sprague and I am so excited to be here today to share with you an adorable Valentine’s Day banner that I designed just for you. Click here to download a zip file which includes the printables for the project and a full color PDF of the instructions and some extra display options. You’ll have to unzip the file after it is downloaded.
First, gather up all of your supplies, don’t worry – you won’t need anything fancy.
• Premium Presentation Paper (PPP) or Cardstock
• Color Printer
• Cutting Board
• Foam Adhesive
• Tape Runner
• 1 1/2” Circle Punch
• Baker’s Twine
Second, print off 4 copies of the banner and one copy of the banner letters onto 8.5 x 11 PPP or cardstock.
Next comes all of the trimming and punching. Using a 1 1/2” circle punch, punch out the letters for the banner.
Using your trimmer, trim the banners from each printout and finally, use your scissors to trim around the tabs of each banner.
Now here is the fun part – assembly! Place the dimensional foam adhesive on the back of each letter and adhere each letter to a pennant. Fold each tab down and adhere the back with tape runner or glue. You could also use brads to adhere the tabs to the back of the pennant or cut the tabs and sew the pennants together.String your pennants on bakers twine and you’re done!
I hope that you enjoy making this banner and it brings some Valentiney Love into your home!
Check back tomorrow for a chance to win a seat in Jessica’s new Photoshop class!
I am SO excited about this giveaway! If you are anything like me you use your phone’s camera a ton! I am loving the fun apps like Instagram and how you can share a part of others through their photography.
Jessica Sprague & Heidi Swapp are teaming up to bring you a one-of-a-kind photo class! Using your cell phone, they’ll show you apps & techniques to let you take, edit, and share your pics like never before! Class begins at 8 p.m. EST on November 8 with a live web show hosted by Heidi and Jessica!
This class will cover Jessica and Heidi’s favorite apps and the ins and outs of Instagram.
I can’t wait to get started in this class. Doesn’t it sound like so much fun?!? Are you asking “where do I sign up?”
Well you could go here, but….here’s the best part
Jessica Sprague is giving away 3 spots to participate in this one-of-a-kind class right here on The Crafting Chicks!
Enter through the Rafflecopter widget below and GOOD LUCK!
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Do you get tired of us talking about digi scrapping when you don’t have any idea where to begin?
Or maybe you’ve started with a digi scrapping program and want to improve your skills?
How about learning how to editing all of those digital photos that are sitting on your computer?
If your answer is yes to any of these questions then JessicaSprague.com is the place for you! Over 60 video-based, online classes in everything from digital scrapbooking, photo editing, Silhouette and now videography are offered. And once you buy a class, you can access it forever – love that!