5 Must-Watch Crafting Video Tutorial Series

by Altenew

Hello, Altenew friends! It's been a couple of months since we've launched our amazing Video Inspiration Team! Comment below if you have been consistently watching all 5 video tutorial series every week! In case you've missed out on some of them, here's a quick recap filled with lots of beautiful inspiration. Enjoy!

First up is Lovely Layering with Ashlea!

This series aims to help you build confidence in your ability to create beautiful cards, simply. It is a must-watch for every level card-maker/paper crafter! Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned crafter, you’ll enjoy learning tips on creating interest and dimension within your designs as well as perfecting and elevating your layered stamping. 

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In case you missed it, Ashlea Cornell kicked off the very first installment of Lovely Layering with Ashlea by revisiting the basics of layered stamping and sharing some tips on how to create dimension and interest on a card front. Watch it here.

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Want to learn how to color in layers? In her second video, Ashlea showed how to create beautifully colored images by viewing the coloring in layers. Watch it here.

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This stunning card features masking to create layered scenes and Ashlea will show you how to do this HERE.

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Having trouble with die-cutting? In the latest edition of Lovely Layering with Ashlea, she shares tips and tricks on how to achieve perfect die-cutting! Watch it below or in HD on YouTube:

Next up is Perfect Pairings with Jaycee!

You asked for it and we heard you! This series aims to inspire you to revive your stash, or find new favorites in older Altenew releases! In every how-to video, Jaycee uses one NEW Altenew item from the current month’s release and pair the product with an OLD Altenew item from the previous month or older. 

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In the first installment of this video series, Jaycee grabbed the Delicate Tiles Stamp Set from our October 2019 Stamp/Die/Stencil release and paired it with an old favorite of his – Succulents Stamp Set. In this video, you will see marker coloring, color layering, and embellishments. Watch it HERE!


The next episode of this video series features two of Altenew's most popular floral layering stamp sets – Grateful Heart and Beautiful Day! Want to know how Jaycee created this beauty? Watch the video HERE.

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How mind-blowing is that card?! This time, Jaycee paired the Poppy Garden Stamp Set from the November 2019 Release and his all-time fave Altenew stamp set – To the Moon. Here, he did some alcohol marker coloring, ink blending, and floral composition. Check out how he created this stunner HERE.

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In the latest installment of Perfect Pairings with Jaycee, he paired the new Stone Mosaic Stamp Set from the Altenew November 2019 release with an old favorite of his – Tea Time Stamp Set!

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He created three different cards featuring color layering, stamp composition, and die-cutting. Feeling inspired to create beautiful cards like these? Watch the video below or in HD HERE.

Lydia's Crafty Corner

We know how much you've been loving our very first video series – Lydia's Crafty Corner! This series aims to help you stretch your supplies and use them in unconventional ways, as well as practice various cardmaking techniques. Here are a few card designs to inspire you!

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In the latest installment of Lydia's Crafty Corner, she used her mask stencil as images and created a uniquely beautiful one! Watch it below or in HD on YouTube:

Catch Lydia in her Crafty Corner every Friday at 9 AM EST! Click HERE to see more of Lydia's video tutorials.

Creative Coloring with Erum

Who doesn't love coloring?! It's a great way to de-stress and relax! This video series inspires you to get out of your comfort zone and simply color away with the amazing Erum! Check out a few of the gorgeous colored cards created by Erum.

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Missed the latest Creative Coloring with Erum episode? Watch it below or on YouTube:

Don't miss out on this video series! Tune in every Monday at 9 AM EST. Click HERE to see more.

Take 2 with Therese

The incredibly talented Therese wraps up our Video Inspiration Team with her series Take 2 with Therese! She showcases the beauty and versatility of various Altenew products by creating two different cards using either the same product, technique, elements, or colors. She always comes up with such gorgeous and creative projects! Check out some of her projects here!

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Watch the latest installment below or in HD on YouTube:

Don’t miss out on Take 2 with Therese twice a month at 9 AM EST/EDT.

Make sure you subscribe to Altenew’s YouTube channel (and hit the notification bell) to get your daily dose of these inspiring crafting video tutorials! SUBSCRIBE HERE. Learn more about our Video Inspiration Team HERE.

Thanks for dropping by!

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barbara lassiter November 30, 2019 - 10:17 AM

I love these and all the inspiration here from these amazing artists! I think it’s great to have them all together like this on one post just in case we missed one or two for whatever reason.I hope you’re going to continue to inspire us in this way!

Maureen Reiss November 30, 2019 - 1:09 PM

These are all soooo Gorgeous!! Great videos!!

Mary Lamp November 30, 2019 - 1:56 PM

Simply beautiful! Thanks for some new ideas!!

Nancy E Bardoff November 30, 2019 - 4:50 PM

I am familiar with Lydia, Erum and Therese and now can add Ashlea and Jaycee to the mix. They are all wonderful. Thank you.

Gail The Crafter December 1, 2019 - 12:23 AM

Hi I do not watch all of them but I never miss Perfect Pairings with Jaycee, Lydia crafty corner or take two with Therese. Each of these designers are very innovative.

Dena Hughes December 1, 2019 - 2:42 AM

Ashlea is the only one I am not familiar with. I love the inspiration I get to see from these talented designers. I have made several cards just this week using the metalic watercolor with stencil technique. Therese and Jaycee have also taught me new ways to use great Alrenew products.


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