Better Together

Yesterday FromArtToHippos had an amazing moment! One of the tags I made got shared by The Crafters Workshop on Instagram!! I may have been geeking out a little bit and had to share the news with Lisa! That brought up a conversation we have had on multiple occasions. It is important to us that each…

Gelli Play Tools

Good morning everyone! It has been such a crazy summer for us here at From Art To Hippos! “V” has been keeping me very busy on her summer break and I am starting to get just as excited as she is for school to start again. This means more play time for me! Lisa and…

Tag You’re It (5/31/16)

Hello everyone,  I hope you all had a wonderful holiday weekend, I know I did!  Of course, it threw my week off hence me being a day late 🙂   I had a marvelous dinner, with my beautiful sister, celebrating her birthday as well as our late Mother’s birthday.  “D” and I got some Wii…

Tag You’re It Tuesdays 5-24-2016

Hello everyone!! I am so in love with these tags!! They will be amazing in the project Lisa and I are working on. It was kind of funny to me because as I was creating them I heard her in my head freaking out. This is where our different styles really come through. She would…

Tag You’re It 2!

Hello everyone!  I am in complete love with the tag I made today. The colors of the gelli printed background and the multiple layered look are my favorite parts! Materials: Liquitex: Gesso, Modeling Paste, Basic acrylics Light Blue and Brillant Yellow Green Stamps: Stampabilities Faded Text Background, Stampin Up Butterfly, Dylusions Dyan Reaverly “The Right…

Gelli Play Wednesdays 5-11-2016

Good morning!! I am so very excited about todays post! I love Gelli printing but all too often I make the prints and they just sit there. I saw a post on Pinterest and just had to try it.  I used the Avery sticker labels (2″ round) as my paper for the gelli prints. Now…

Tag You’re It Tuesday 5-10-2016

Hello! I have to say I had a blast doing this tag!! I do quite a few tags but very rarely do they have the 3D details that this one does. It turned out amazing!!  I think one of my favorite things about it is the shimmer from the silks glazes on the texture of…

Gelli Play Wednesday 3

Good morning!! As I mentioned last week I am on vacation with the family this week. It has been amazing! We spent the entire day at Seaworld yesterday. I do however have a video for you! Sometimes I like to work on tags that I can use in other projects. So, without further ado, here…