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MAKE ART with Wendy Vecchi

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It's time to make magic, make memories, and above all, Make Art with Wendy Vecchi! Explore all her beautiful new stamps, stencils, dies, and inks for Ranger Ink in this colorful and inspiring class all about creating art! Full Description.
Students: 7,149
Price: $9.99
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Lesson 1: All About Amazing Inks

Get all Wendy's insider tips on must-have inks for stamping, blending, stenciling and more. Learn all about stamping on fabric that lasts through multiple washes, and how to use archival ink and dye inks together on the same project for brilliant results. Then, Wendy answers the age-old question of how you should store your ink pads - you won't want to miss this advice!

Duration: 07:35

Lesson 2: Making Magic with the Make Art STAY-tion

In this lesson, Wendy tells the backstory of how her amazing Make Art STAY-tion by Ranger came to be. She shows how this game-changing tool, which she calls 'an extra pair of hands', is used for stenciling, arranging die cuts or embellishments, heat embossing, and more. Wendy also lets out a special little secret about upcoming accessories for the Make Art STAY-tion...

Duration: 06:52

Lesson 3: Working With Washi and More

Enter Wendy's world of washi tape, made from her original artwork and designs. She'll show you all the fun colors and patterns that coordinate with her inks, and how the Make Art STAY-tion makes working with washi an absolute dream. Then, explore all the possibilities in adding Enamel Accents and Liquid Pearls to your project with one simple little tool for perfect dots of color!

Duration: 05:40

Lesson 4: Detailed Blending Techniques

In this helpful tutorial on blending, Wendy explores one of the best little tools by Ranger: the Detail Blending Tool. This mini version of everyone's favorite blending tool is perfect for getting unbelievable touches of color and snazzy detail accents on even the smallest of die cuts or stamped images. 

Duration: 03:46

Lesson 5: Creating Art with Adhesives

Explore a range of different dry and wet adhesives and a variety of uses for them all in your projects. You'll be amazed at how much depth and dimension a little foam adhesive adds to a simple handmade card. Wendy then gives a demo of her absolute favorite liquid adhesive, and how it does so much more than just glue paper down. Watch the magic happen when she combines blending, stenciling, and liquid adhesive - you won't believe your eyes!

Duration: 10:00

Lesson 6: Are You Re-purposing Your Reinkers?

Reinkers are just for freshening up your ink pads, right? Not when Wendy gets her hands on them! In this eye-opening technique, learn how to use Archival Ink reinkers and rubbing alcohol on different types of paper for amazing effects in your cards. Then, see how Wendy easily creates a multi-color patterned background using a large red rubber stamp and a couple of simple cotton swab tricks. The final results will amaze you!

Duration: 08:40

Lesson 7: Stamps, Stencils, and Dies, Oh My!

Wendy introduces you to her new stamp, stencil, and die combination sets that were designed to mix, match, and make magic happen! She shows you exactly how to use these all-in-one products to get unbelievable depth, color, and dimension to your projects. Then, Wendy shares some helpful little tips for repurposing scrap paper and a fun faux-masking stamp and die technique. You'll also learn a genius stamping hack for turning solid stamps into brilliant patterns!

Duration: 11:06

Class Details

It's time to make magic, make memories, and above all, Make Art with Wendy Vecchi! Explore all her beautiful new stamps, stencils, dies, and inks for Ranger Ink in this colorful and inspiring class all about creating art! This simple walk-through of her new product line demonstrates the game-changing craft tool, the Make Art STAY-tion, and all the brilliant possibilities and projects you can make with it. Get the insider info on ink types, creative tricks for getting perfect blended backgrounds, and genius hacks for using tools to get amazing results. Are you ready to Make Art with Wendy? Let's get started!

Duration: 53:39

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About the Teacher

wendy vecchi

Wendy is a full-time artist, designer, and owner of Studio 490. She is a signature designer for Ranger & Stampers Anonymous. Her Ranger product line includes Archival inks & coordinating embossing powders. Wendy designs stamps, stencils, tools, and beautiful art for Stampers Anonymous. She loves to travel around the country & teach technique, stamping, altered art classes and in her spare time, she heads to her studio to…make ART!