Author Archive | Michelle Houghton

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The Best Practices for Copic Marker Cleaning | Michelle Houghton on Mixed Media

Protect your marker investment with the best methods for Copic Marker Cleaning. I’ve found copic cleaning information shared online that is not totally accurate.  Here, I share the best way to clean copic markers, why these guidelines work, and how other techniques can damage your markers. The supplies to use for cleaning your Copic markers […]

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Technique for Making Copic Markers Look Like Chalk

Mixed Media with Michelle Houghton | Technique for Making Copic Markers Look Like Chalk

Here’s a copic marker technique that yields a chalk-look effect. Each month Michelle Houghton is examining an artistic technique or supply to add to your scrapbook layouts.  She will show you the steps to get this product or technique onto your pages now.  This month Michelle found a fun new technique with Copic markers to share. […]

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Mixed Media with Michelle Houghton | Resist Techniques with Paper Crafter Crayons

Each month Michelle Houghton looks at a medium and one or more ways to add it to your layouts.  Other artists from the Creative Team at Get It Scrapped provide related inspiration to fuel your imagination and get you scrapbooking. This month I explore resist techniques, specifically using Faber Castell Paper Crafter Crayons as a resist.  The […]

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Mixed Media with Michelle Houghton | A Water Soluble Medium Comparison

Mixed Media with Michelle Houghton | A Water Soluble Medium Comparison

Are you curious about the difference between water soluble mediums?  This month let’s take a closer look at watercolors, watercolor pencils, water soluble oil pastels and Gelatos.  We will look at the similarities and the differences between these 4 water-friendly mediums and get a feel for their strengths and weaknesses.  My hope is you might […]

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