New Grungy Textures and Freebie

I love texture and grunge, so I set about this week to create some new overlays. I have 2 new sets for you to take a peek at.

Grungy Texture 1 and Grungy Texture 2
can be found at SnickerdoodleDesigns    theStudio     CUDigitals

Enjoy introductory savings on individual products or save even more on the Duo!

Be sure to check out theStudio Blog tutorial where I demonstrate ways to use creative ways to use overlays!

There is a Free Sampler waiting for you  there too!

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Be sure to grab this freebie at theStudio!

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Tutorial: 4 Ways to use Overlays and Textures Creatively using Blend Modes

Last week I was asked by someone new to digital scrapbooking if she, as a personal-use scrapbooker, was allowed to purchase commercial-use products.  The answer is a resounding YES!  Commercial-Use (CU) products are very often created with both the designer and the personal-use scrapper in mind.

Read the rest of this tutorial on theStudio’s Blog, and pick up this freebie there!

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I hope you  have fun using the Sampler!

Vintage Valentine

My brother-in-law collected postcards when he was younger. I have 3 albums of his that are full of the most colorful and intricately designed postcards, dating back to the very early 1900′s.  Did you know that for a time postcards were designed in leather too?

I’ve prepared a set of Vintage Valentine’s Day cards for you, as well as some Vintage Valentine Stamps, created from those cards.  The Stamps come in both PNG and ABR formats.  If you are wondering why  you would want both formats, you might find my tutorial on “PNG vs ABR files – Which should you use?” helpful.

Vintage Valentine Cards and Vintage Valentine Stamps can be found at
SnickerdoodleDesigns     theStudio      CUDigitals

Enjoy an introductory savings of 30% on individual products or 50% on the Duo Pack, which is your best value.

Both products are Personal Use and Commercial Use friendly!

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Here is a sampler for you to experiment with!

Click on the image below to download.

This comes in both PNG and ABR format.

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Enjoy!

Tutorial: Adjustment Layers 101

Adjustment Layers in Photoshop offer us the opportunity to make many creative decisions in our work.  They can be intimidating at first; so today let’s take a look at some basic information about Adjustment Layers.   Read the rest of this tutorial here.

Download a PDF of this tutorial HERE and watch the video on the SnickerdoodleDesigns You Tube Channel here.

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New Designer Mix Baking Elements

Are you a designer looks for some authentic vintage baking-related elements for your kits?  Or perhaps you are a personal scrapbooker who would like to add some of these types of elements to your personal stash?

I inherited many of my mother-in-laws kitchen utensils, many dating back to the 1940′s-1950′s.  Those, along with some items that belongs to my own mother comprise my new Designer Mix – Baking packs!

Available at:  SnickerdoodleDesigns     theStudio     CUDigitals

Save 30% on the individual packs or 40% on the Collection!

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Enjoy!