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Steampunk Hair

So excited to share a blog post from the newest Beacon Maker, Betz Golden. This project rocks. Such a great way to recycle left over embellishments through some easy mixed media techniques. Just grab some canvas, texture mediums, paints, embellishments and Beacon Adhesives 527 adhesive. Lets scroll on down and see how Betz made this […]

Sweet Paper Mache Bunnies

Today we are sharing an Easter themed Paper Mache Bunnies project created by Beacon Maker, Designer Donna Budzynski using Beacon Fast Finish Decoupage and 3 in 1 glues. This project is so fun and easy to make. The perfect accessory for the Easter Table, Mantle or part of an Easter Tea Party with the girls. […]

DIY Star Push Pins

Today We would like to share a super fun and easy project; DIY Star Push Pins by Beacon Maker Jennifer Hottinger Sloan. These are the perfect accessory for your office bulletin or inspiration boards. Perfect for the to do list cork board too. They just jazz everything up. Lets Scroll on down and see how […]

Everything You Need to Know About Rubber Cement

How to Apply Rubber Cement Objects to be glued should be dry and clean. Rubber cement is not as effective on metal or plastic items as it is on paper products. If using a brush, apply a small amount to the brush tip and apply in a thin, even layer. Press glued item onto other […]

Valentine Round Up

Its Valentine’s Day today and we couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate then creating a round up of our favorite Valentine Projects created by Beacon Makers. First up are these super cute Unicorn Heart Party Wands that I created (Lisa Kettell) using papers, foil paper, paper straws, paint pens and Beacon Adhesives 3in1 […]

Makers Gonna Make

Finally home from another incredible CHA show which was held in Phoenix, Arizona and creatively called: Creativation 2017. Moving forward the organization has changed the name to AFCI which stands for Association For Creative Industries and will be held in Phoenix for the next few years. Very exciting for sure. If you were lucky enough […]

Creativation 2017, Meet the Makers

There is going to be 24/7 excitement at the Beacon Booth#1212 at CHA this year. If you are coming to Creativation 2017 make sure you stop by our booth to meet the Beacon Makers, create some cool make/takes with them. Giveaways, Demo’s live Streaming. Its pure creative excitement. Hint..Hint…We are getting our sparkle on…Stay tuned […]

Typography Necklaces

Wood laser cutouts¬†are all over the place. From crafts, home decor to fashion. This year we are ringing in the New Year with with sugary sweet sentiments like these Typography Necklaces. Made with wood cutouts, paint, jump rings, jewelry hole punch, chain and Beacon Fast Finish Decoupage! This project¬†is so fun to make and takes […]

Countdown To Christmas

We are so excited! Christmas is only a few short days away. Are you ready? Is the gift shopping done? Tree Trimmed? Today we would like to share some Last Minute Christmas Ideas from the Beacon Makers to help get you ready for the big day. These makers sure know how to get festive and […]

DIY Glitter It Bulbs

Need to still finish the Christmas Tree? Here’s a fast last minute ornament project; DIY Glitter It Bulbs. Just grab some Beacon Adhesives Glitter It, Glitter, and Clear Bulbs. Then scroll down and make some of your own. Supplies For the plain glitter bulbs you will need: Beacon Adhesives Glitter It Variety of Glitter Clear […]