Free Cut File + Template (An Ode to a Cabinet Hybrid Scrapbook Page)

Cathy ZielskeFree Downloads, Scrapbooking, Tutorials8 Comments

It’s been a while since I’ve shared a scrapbooking process video and today, not only do I have a video for you, but I also have a free electronic cut file and layered Photoshop template to inspire you to create and ode to something in your life! First things first, here are the free download packages. (Note: files are zipped … Read More

Cathy ZielskeFree Cut File + Template (An Ode to a Cabinet Hybrid Scrapbook Page)

Free Arteza Real Brush Markers Swatch Chart + a simple card project

Cathy ZielskeCards, Free Downloads25 Comments

Today I’m sharing a free 8.5 x 11 printable designed to let you swatch out the Arteza Real Brush Marker 48-pen set. First things first… the printable package: The package is a zipped file containing a printable PDF. You’ll need to open it with Acrobat Reader, or any app that will open PDFs. Next up, here’s a video showing me … Read More

Cathy ZielskeFree Arteza Real Brush Markers Swatch Chart + a simple card project

Crafty Notes with Gina K. Designs (painting and ink blending with dye inks!)

Cathy ZielskeCards, Free Downloads, Tutorials29 Comments

My sweet and talented from Gina from Gina K. Designs has a WONDERFUL new release out this week, including the cutest stamp set for crafty folks called, aptly, Crafty Notes! How cute are all those little crafty images? And you can also cut them out with coordinating dies. Such a fun set with so many images to stamp, color and … Read More

Cathy ZielskeCrafty Notes with Gina K. Designs (painting and ink blending with dye inks!)

December Daily® 2018 Page Shares

Cathy ZielskeFree Downloads, Scrapbooking22 Comments

Today I’m sharing the start of my 2018 December Daily album project. This is my 7th year doing the project and I’m really grateful for the mind of my dear friend Ali Edwards for dreaming this thing up! I’m keeping it SUPER simple for 2018. I’m using Ali’s Main Kit and her adorable 3 x 8 Star Gaze Album.* I … Read More

Cathy ZielskeDecember Daily® 2018 Page Shares

Swatching a Mijello Mission Gold 36 Color Palette (plus a free printable swatch card!)

Cathy ZielskeCrafts, Free Downloads13 Comments

I blame Kristina Werner. (And of course, by blame, what I really mean is love!) It all started when I became hooked on her YouTube channel, which is literally a plethora of the craftiest, most creative videos you’ll find on the internet. I’ve watched her watercolor and specifically, I’ve watched her use the Mijello Mission Gold palette, and I had … Read More

Cathy ZielskeSwatching a Mijello Mission Gold 36 Color Palette (plus a free printable swatch card!)

Download a free cut file, template and watch a video tutorial

Cathy ZielskeFree Downloads, Scrapbooking, Tutorials25 Comments

download your free cut file and template from cathyzielske.com!

It is the holiest of days for memory keepers… yes, it’s (inter) National Scrapbook Day and to celebrate, I made a page and then decided to turn it into a free download so that you may record a Magical Moment of your own! Let’s start with the free download, shall we? Click on the above image to start your download. … Read More

Cathy ZielskeDownload a free cut file, template and watch a video tutorial

Free 3 x 4 Card Download: Respect the Hog Updated for 2018

Cathy ZielskeFree Downloads16 Comments

Back in 2014, I was designing lots of fun freebies in the form of 3 x 4 printables. Today, in honor of Groundhog Day, I’m bringing one back, updated for 2018. Click on the image above to enjoy all that is the CZ Groundhog Day celebration in card form. PDF printable and JPEG files are included. You don’t need Photoshop … Read More

Cathy ZielskeFree 3 x 4 Card Download: Respect the Hog Updated for 2018

Watercoloring with Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers + a free printable swatch chart

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You know what they say, right? Another day, another crafty tool to covet? Well I decided to splurge last week on a 48-count box of Zig Clean Color Real Brush markers and holy paint balls, I am so glad that I did.  The card I created above was the result of just playing around with the pens and I was … Read More

Cathy ZielskeWatercoloring with Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers + a free printable swatch chart

FREE 3 X 4 CARD DOWNLOAD: THE MERRY CARD SERIES 05

Cathy ZielskeFree Downloads26 Comments

Today I’m sharing my final free 3 x 4 cards in my Merry Card Series for 2017. I hope this is the start of a new tradition for me every year around the holidays. It’s been fun to design card specifically for my own December Daily album, and it’s much easier than designing a complete and coordinated set, if I’m … Read More

Cathy ZielskeFREE 3 X 4 CARD DOWNLOAD: THE MERRY CARD SERIES 05

December Daily: video share, part two + a free download

Cathy ZielskeFree Downloads, Scrapbooking11 Comments

Last week I shared a blog post with photos from my December daily album and over the weekend I filmed a video flip through to show you a bit more of where I’m at so far in the process! One of my goals is to make this work for me and my style which usually means keeping it pretty simple. … Read More

Cathy ZielskeDecember Daily: video share, part two + a free download