July 2019 - Mary Polanco Designs

Monday, July 29, 2019

Simple Shading with Master Markers Brush Tip Alcohol Markers | Not2Shabby
July 29, 20190 Comments
Welcome back to the channel!  I am just loving this stamp set from Ink on 3, Heels to You!  What a fun image to color!  I am using my Master Markers today.  This stencil from Tim Holtz just adds that extra something to the card.  Thank you so much for stopping by! 

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

5 Cards & 20 Crafty Questions Answered! Pink & Main Crafty Courtyard July 2019 Kit
July 17, 20190 Comments
Hello everyone!  Oh are we having fun today with the Pink and Main July Crafty Courtyard kit!  A---Mazing! The only thing that upset me about the kit was I ran out of time when I was playing with it!  Let’s create something! 

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Alcohol Marker Coloring and Honey Bee
July 14, 20190 Comments
Hello everyone!  Today I’m sharing a get well card using this super cute platypus from Honey Bee!  This set is awesome and gives you so many variations for all occasions!  I’m also playing with Master Marker brush tips; love these things!  They are so juicy and fun to play with! Thanks so much for stopping by! 

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Review of the Arteza TwiMarkers
July 11, 20190 Comments
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Hello everyone!  Today I am trying out the Arteza TwiMarkers, which are dual tipped markers.  One end is a brush marker and the other is a fine liner marker in the same color.  I’m reviewing the 100 pack!  They claim to be blendable….We’ll just have to see about that! Lol I’m also trying the 140lb 100% cotton watercolor paper and the 6-set of water brushes.  Thanks so much for stopping by! 

Friday, July 5, 2019

Special Collab! 10 Cards 1 Mini Set | Lawn Fawn A Little Sparkle
July 05, 2019 2 Comments
Hello crafters!  We have something special planned for you today. Courtney Kreeber, Jenn from Scrapbena Creations and I are doing a collaboration and are making 10 cards from 1 mini stamp set!  It’s important to us that we get the most out of our supplies and we wanted to inspire you to push yourself in your creativity even with a mini set.  Also, all the info on our upcoming hop is below; ALL ARE WELCOME!!  

You do not need to have a YouTube Channel or Blog to join in.  There are three ways you can hop along.
1. YouTube Video
2. Blog Hop
3. Send a card into Courtney to be showcased in a video
The theme of the hop is “Encouragement”. 
1. July 10th, 2019 – Email Courtney that you are interested (include which way you will be participating) Courtney’s Email: Courtneyspapercrafts@gmail.com
2. July 26th, 2019 – Links (for videos or blog) due to Courtney
3. August 1st, 2019 – Date of the hop!

Clean or Crazy Card? Let's Have Some Fun | Not2Shabby
July 05, 20190 Comments
Hello everyone!  Oh what fun we are gonna have just lettin’ loose in the craft room!  YAY!  Today I’m doing a clean card and a crazy card using the same materials.  Happy 4th of July to all my USA Crafty friends!  Be safe and have a happy holiday! 

4 Ways to Use Spellbinders Large Die of the Month July 2019
July 05, 20190 Comments
Hello everyone!  Today we get to play with the Spellbinders Large Die Kit of the Month.  This die is incredible and creates the most realistic, adorable tricycle ever!  I am also using it a few different ways so that we can stretch our supplies a bit more. Thank you so much for stopping by! 

Monday, July 1, 2019

Jess and Laura's Hooray for 3K Video Hop
July 01, 20190 Comments
Giveaway Information

Winners will be randomly selected among all comments left on all the videos in the hop. The deadline for commenting is July 10th.
The winners will be announced on Jess and Laura’s channels on July 15th.
To claim your prize email abitofmycrafts@gmail.com or acarddayswork@gmail.com with the subject “Hooray for 3K winner”. You have until July 22nd to claim your prize, or another winner will be drawn.

Jess's Channel
Laura's Channel

Full hop lineup and prize information