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DIY Sunglasses Picture Canvas | Sizzix Teen Craft

Just in time for summer! It’s getting HOT in here!!! Teen DIY crafting expert Tanner Bell shows off this fun and thrifty home decor project idea featuring the uber-mega-awesome 3 in 1 Sunglasses die from the new Marisa Pawelko Modern Surrealist shape cutting collection with Sizzix. This versatile shape cutting tool allows you to cut 80’s style shutter shades, Lolita heart sun glasses and Ray Ban-esque James Dean glasses all in one pass! I love Tanner’s clever use of the free paint swatch samples, a fun craft supply you can pick up at any hardware store in tons of fun colors! Stay tuned for more fun DIY project tutorials coming soon!

Sizzix Tutorial | Love Note Mini Envelopes by Audrey Pettit

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Today Sizzix featured an awesome new project idea created by design team member Audrey Pettit called Love Note Mini Envelopes which incorporates two of the licensed Modern Surrealist for Sizzix steel rule dies that I designed – the Mini Envelope and Thought Talk Bubbles. Click HERE for a full step-by-step project tutorial.

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I love that Audrey took these dies and created this awesome project in her own very elegant and individualized crafting style! There are lots of cool project ideas for things you can make using the shape cutters I designed on the Sizzix website which are done in my signature outrageous style. I really like how this designer took those same shapes and incorporated them into a project which reflects her own unique signature style!  Here you can see how Audrey cleverly used the mini envelope as an interactive design accent on the front of a handmade greeting card!

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Crafters may purchase this fun collection of shape cutters in independent and chain craft supply stores as well as on Amazon.com. These shape cutting tools work with a variety of machines, but their small size and portability make them ideal for using with the Sizzix SophistiCut die cutting machine.

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Stay tuned for more fresh new project ideas using the Modern Surrealist for Sizzix line of licensed shape cutting tools coming soon!

Modern Surrealist for Sizzix Shape Cutting Tools Now Available in Stores and Online

  Look what I just got!!! The first 20 of the Marisa Pawelko – Modern Surrealist for Sizzix steel rule dies!

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These 20 awesome steel rule dies that I designed for Sizzix offer endless creative possibilities and are available in major craft chain and independent craft retail stores now!

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They work wonderfully with the uber-adorable SophistiCut Die Cutting Machine by Sizzix. They will be available on Sizzix.com in July, and you can order them all today on Amazon or on Scrapbooking.com.

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To learn more about this exciting award winning new product line check out the official press release HERE.

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