Marta Turska – Grochocka

Pretty Mixed Media Card Tutorial with Marta

Hello friends! It’s Marta Turska here and today I would like to show you my mixed media layered card.  I’ve created something soft, pretty and feminine for you all today using some of my favorite Lindy’s colors. Basic Process Prepare background for the card using watercolor paper Mix Magical shaker with Light Paste and spread […]

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Magical Shakers and Mixed Media Products

Hello friends! It’s Marta here. Today I have for you some interesting mixed media experiments using Lindy’s Magical Shakers and a variety of pastes and gel mediums, which turned out to be really fun and creative too! I made two samples of each product. The first sample, on the left was dry product, covered with […]

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Create Your Own Universe with Magical Shakers and Marta

Hello friends! It’s Marta here today and I would like to show you, how you can create…your own Universe using some Lindy’s Stamp Gang products, especially the newest Magical Shakers. I used Gold and Magnolia Magenta Magical shakers and a Starburst spray in Frolic in The Forest to create this unique effect. I used a stencil and some […]

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How to use Decor Clay with Lindy’s Mists

Hello friends! It’s Marta here today and I would like to suggest you, how you can use decor clay elements in your projects and how to add a bit of color to them. Lindy’s Products Sprays: I’m Late, I’m Late Slate, Cowabunga Copper and Fuzzy Navel Peach Basically, I started with a layer of gesso, […]

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Stencil Relief Backgrounds Tutorial – Perfect for Quick Cards

Hello friends! Today I have for you a very special blog post – I would like to show you, how you can make your own relief-like ornaments using 3D gel and Lindy’s Magicals and Embossing Powders. All you need is a little gesso, 3D matt gel and some Lindy’s embossing powders or Magicals to get started. […]

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Dry and Wet Watercolor Gradient Technique

Hello there!  It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka here, and I would like to show you how to make some cards using a dry and wet watercolor technique. You can use Lindy’s Stamp Gang mists as a watercolor paint! And it’s quite easy! On the turquoise card, I’ve used a wet watercolor technique. You will need a sheet […]

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How to Make Embossed Stencil Cards

Hello friends! Today I have for you an interesting technique you can use in your projects. Basically, you can use any stencil you want, I’ve used a doily and harlequin stencils to show you, how versatile this technique is.  All you need is one secret ingredient – Lindy’s Embossing Powder. You will need a few […]

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How to Alter a Wooden Box with Marta

Hello Lindy’s Stamp Gang fans! It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka here. Some of our readers asked, how to alter a wooden object, a box or a wooden board to create a home decor element. With this blog post, I would like to give you some tips and tricks, how to use Lindy’s Stamp Gang products […]

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Make a Card with Embossed Distressed Elements

Hello friends! It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka here. I would like to show you my delicate fancy card, which was created with Lindy’s Stamp Gang powders and spray: Merci Beaucoup Mint spray; Orange Creamsicle embossing powder, Caesar’s Gold embossing powder, Guten Tag Teal embossing powder & Adobe Fire embossing powder. You can see just how I […]

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Embossed Paper Embellishments Tutorial

Hello friends! It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka here today. I would like to show you my two ways to make some interesting paper embellishments by yourself, you can use it to decorate cards or layouts! You can create layers with these elements to give some extra 3D looks to your projects. All you need is: […]

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Romantic embossed tag

Hello Lindy’s Stamp Gang fans! It’s Marta here today. I prepared for you a very special tag – I used some Lindy’s Stamp Gang products and some cool Stampotique stamps: I used: Cafe au Lait embossing powder; Oom Pah Pah Pink Shaker. I’ve filmed a video tutorial too! Thank you for stopping by! Have a […]

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Make Your own Resist Canvas

Hello friends! Today I have something special for you – I’ve tested a few pastes and gels to find out what is the best way to create your own resist canvas and what gives the best results when adding color with Lindy’s Magicals! Resist canvas is a piece of fabric, you can color it with […]

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Using Magical Shakers with Fabric

Hello friends! I’ve prepared for you a very special blog post, where I would like to show you, how Magical Shakers look like on a few different fabrics and what is the best way to apply them. I used: fabric plaster, cotton tape, guipure flowers and cotton lace. The plaster was covered with gesso, other fabric’s […]

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Stamped Art Journal Spread in Vintage Book

Hello friends! It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka here today. I’ve created an art journal spread in an old book using some Lindy’s Stamp Gang lovely sprays, Rusty Lantern Lime and Opal Sea Oats, and Merci Beaucoup Mint embossing powder.  These colors gave my page a soft old world look. I used a few Stampotique stamps on my page as […]

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Cards with Stampotique Stamps

Hello friends! It’s Marta here. I’ve prepared two cards using beautiful stamps from Stampotique: Measuring Tape Kassa’s Bloom Altered Curiosities Modern Woman I’ve colored my stamped flowers using Lindy’s Stamp Gang Magical Shakers: Yodeling Yellow Shaker Oom Pah Pah Pink Shaker I’ve used watercolor painting technique to create ombre effect on my flowers. I used Midnight […]

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Art journal with a Drop of Mint

Hello friends!  It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka here.  Today I would like to show you my art journal spread created in an old book. I love to alter books and to create art in old books ♥ To create the fabulous color on the page I used Merci beaucoup mint magical powder with a hint of […]

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Rust and Patina Art Journal

Hello friends! Today I would like to show you my art journal spread, which I’ve created using the newest Lindy’s Stamp Gang products – Octoberfest Orange Embossing powder, Guten Tag Teal Shaker and Bavarian Blue Shaker. The products are awesome, they have really intense and vivid colors! Shakers mix with water in a cool way, creating […]

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Vintage Art Journal Spread with Marta T.G.

Hello Lindy’s Stamp Gang fans, it’s Marta Turska – Grochocka here 🙂 Today I have for you something, that I like the most – art journaling in an old book. This is the way of creating, that I love and I can recommend it to everybody. It’s relaxing, creative and it has no particular rules […]

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Winter Star for Christmas

Hello friends! Today I would like to show you my idea for creating some home decor elements for Christmas. I used wooden star to alter it and to turn it into a mixed media piece. I used Lindy’s products: Pearlescents spray; Frozen Jack Frost; Tilt-A-Wheel Teal; Silent Night Silver; Sidewalk chalk magical powder There is […]

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White and Gold Art Journal Spread

Hello Lindy’s Stamp Gang fans! It’s Marta TG here today.   I would like to show you my art journal spread. I found inspiration in lace dress, shabby cage, winter evening’s landscape, gold nuggets and fancy golden high heeled shoes. (Source: 1,2,3,4,5) I used Lindy’s Stamp Gang products: Creme Brulee Cream magical pigment; Opal Sea Oats; […]

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Wet On Wet – Watercolor Technique using Magicals from Lindys

Hello friends!  It’s Marta TG here. Today I would like to show you my set of Artist Trading Cards, which were made using the wet on wet watercolor technique and Lindy’s sprays and Embossing Powders.  The writing says “I do too..” I used: Cheshire Cat Cherry spray Cotton Candy Pink spray Midnight Gold embossing powder […]

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Patina art journal spread

Hello! It’s Marta TG here. Today I have an art journal spread for you, which was inspired by patina. Just take a look at these beautiful pictures… (picture’s source: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5) These are my favorite colors, which I love to use on my projects. This time, I used: Magicals: Danny Zuko’s Denim, […]

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OCTOBER 2016 Color Challenge

Hey gang!  A new color challenge starts today! YIPPEE!! Our amazing designers have a ton of inspiration for you today and throughout the month.  Check them out & be sure to come back to the blog for detailed instructions on how to make these beauties & lots more! Here is this month’s graphic for your inspiration. […]

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Vintage Mixed Media Notebook Cover

Hello friends!   It’s Marta TG here. Today I would like to show you my mixed media cover, which is full of layers and interesting embellishments – wooden elements, buttons, guipure – and the most important thing – amazing colors from Lindy’s Stamp Gang! I used: Cafe Au Lait embossing powder, Cowabunga Copper spray, Cape Cod […]

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Magicals and Glue Technique for Sparkling Texture

Hello Lindy’s Stamp Gang fans! It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka here. Today I have for you photo tutorial, where I used the “Magicals & Glue” technique. I’ve discovered, that magical pigment mixed with transparent glue gives a shiny and smooth surface and I used this mixture in the process of creating my scrapbooking projects. Step 1: I prepared […]

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An Altered Label Tutorial

Hello friends! It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka here.  Today I have created a vintage tag, using an altered label, some old style pictures from a photobooth and Lindy’s Stamp Gang products.  I’ve used Starburst Sprays, Flat Fabios and some Magicals to add color. I created some shrink plastic elements, you can watch the whole process on […]

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Handmade Flowers

Hello!  It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka JaMajka here! Today I would like to show you my handmade flowers. They were made of thin sheets of foam, this foam is very popular in Poland. My friends are making really amazing and unique flowers using this foam. Foam has many different colors, but I like to color […]

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Stunning Vintage Canvas

Hello 🙂  It’s Marta here today.   I would like to show you romantic part of my soul, which is vintage,  full of butterflies, old photos and beautiful flowers. I created this canvas using Lindy’s Stamp Gang products: Don’t Eat Golden Snow; Cape Cod Coral; Tea Pot Purple; Jazzy Jivin’ Purple; Pop Rock Purple. Here […]

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Mixed Media Art Journal Cover

Hello!  It’s Marta Grochocka JaMajka here. Today I would like to show you my art journal cover, it was created for March Color Challenge reveal. I created video tutorial too, to show you how to add a photo from a magazine to mixed media artwork. I used: – Magicals: baby blue eyes aqua, plumeria pink, time […]

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3D Art Journal pages

Hello!  It’s JaMajka Marta Turska – Grochocka here. Today is a good day to show you some tips & tricks that I use. I would like to show you, how you can create some 3D layers in your beautiful creations. I use this to create art journal pages and spreads and to create layouts and […]

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Altered Canvas

Hello!  It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka here 🙂 Today I would like to show you the canvas I prepared using amazing Lindy’s Stamp Gang Color Challenge colors!     This mixed media canvas was prepared earlier by applying some gesso and the layer of crackle texture paste before. It stayed overnight to dry completely. On my video […]

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Magicals and Mediums, a few of our favorite things!

Hello there!  It’s JaMajka here – Marta Turska – Grochocka. I thought I would show you some of the textures you can get with Lindy’s Magicals , which are a powdered dye based pigments that can be painted with or mixed with mediums to colorize them.  I tested Magicals to show you how do they look after mixing […]

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Art journal video tutorial

Here are the pictures of this amazing art journal made by Marta Turska – Grochocka followed by her video tutorial.  Enjoy! The video tutorial:   Lindy’s Products: Sprays: Drop Dead Diva Starburst Sprays, TiffanyLou Blue Starburst Spray and Marigold Yellow Orange Starburst Spray Embossing Powder: Madonna Robe Blue Gold Embossing Powder Flat Fabio sprays: Sidewalk Chalk Flat Fabio Spray and  Bonjour Butter Flat […]

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Mixed Media Art Journal Page Tutorial by Marta Turska-Grochocka

Hello! It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka here. Today I prepared a video tutorial for you, where you can observe, how this art journal page was created. I used all spray colors from August 2015 Color Challenge palette. I used amazing Geranium Coral embossing powder to create flourish pattern.I love the way color mixed on the […]

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Lindy’s Embossed Modelling Paste Technique

Hello gang! It’s technique time again! Today we are going to show you how to emboss modelling paste on your projects using Lindy’s embossing powders! All you need is the following: your paper base (our designer Marta Turska-Grochocka used white cardstock) gesso modelling paste a metal spatula a mask of your choice Lindy’s sprays and embossing powders […]

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Background and Embellishment Tutorial By Marta Turska- Grochocka

Hello! It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka – JaMajka here. Today I would like to show you, how to create some texture without using an embossing folder. All you have to do is to use extra heavy gel medium, gesso, and a stencil! Later, when you use Lindy’s Stamp Gang sprays, you will get wonderful background for […]

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Art Journal Page by Marta Turska-Grochocka

Hello, friends 🙂  It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka here. It’s time to show you the second page of my art journal, it creates a story with the previous page, which I shared with you on the 17th of June.  It’s called “A dream”, and it showcases a beautiful shape of a dreamcatcher (which I love). I […]

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Art Journal Page by Marta Turska Grochocka

Hello, my dear friends 🙂 It’s Marta Turska – Grochocka here. I would like to show you my art journal page (one of two I’ve prepared for you this month). I used amazing colors from June Color Challenge palette at Lindy’s Stamp Gang.     First of all – I used Twinkling Tinsel spray from June Color Challenge set of […]

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Mixed Media Sea Journal by Marta Turska Grochocka

Hello friends!  It’s Marta JaMajka here.  It’s almost summer – so I created this tiny Sea journal. It’s great for writing down some summer memories and adventures, adding some photos or holiday souvenirs. When I created my background, I used Clam Cake Beige and Ocean Breeze Blue – I created delicate effect of watercolor. I used Clam […]

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Mixed Media Canvas Video Tutorial By Marta Turska Grochocka

Hello, my dear friends! It’s Marta JaMajka here. May color palette inspired me to create this vintage canvas with a beautiful, old picture of an elegant lady. I love the touch of sepia, which fits to Clam Cake Beige – I used this spray to add some color to the flowers. Creating this canvas I […]

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“Bloom” Art Journal Spread by Marta Turska- Grochocka

Hello friends! 🙂  It’s Marta here. Today I would like to show you my “Bloom” art journal pages. I used colors from beautiful April Color Challenge. The pages have 2 layers – I created separately the sky and the flowers. The meadow with colorful flowers is created with some stamps, sprays and embossing powders.I covered pages with […]

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