Wednesday, August 23, 2017

New Dylusions Product Launch - August 2017

oooh have we got some yummy New Dylusions treats in store for you!...

Starting with Six exciting New Ink Sprays and Paints!

Six new colours have been added to the Dylusions palette. Dylusions InkSprays are high quality concentrated colorants for porous surfaces. Combine warm or cool tones to create colourful backgrounds in your Creative Journals and mixed media projects. Dylusions Paints are easily bendable yet waterproof, dry quickly to matte finish and accept all types of writing inks. With 30 colours to choose from, adding more colour to one's creative life just got better!

Heres a closer look at our gorgeous new paint colours
New Dylusions - Rose Quartz Paint

New Dylusions - Peony Blush Paint
New Dylusions - Vanilla Custard Paint
New Dylusions - Mushy Peas Paint
New Dylusions - Periwinkle Paint
New Dylusions - Laid-back Lilac Paint

Aren't they just a fabulous addition to the Dylusions paint palette??!

Here are the six gorgeous New Dylusions Spray Inks
New Dylusions - Rose Quartz Ink Spray
New Dylusions - Peony Blush Ink Spray
New Dylusions - Ink Spray Vanilla Custard
New Dylusions - Ink Spray Mushy Peas
New Dylusions - Spray Ink Periwinkle Blue
New Dylusions - Spray Ink Laidback Lilac

Next We have 6 New Dylusions Stamp sets to keep your creativity flowing!!

There's something for everyone in this collection of Dylusions rubber cling mount stamps. Choose from six different stamp sets featuring Dyan's signature style of unique and intriguing imagery and well loved quotes which continue to inspire art journalers and paper crafters everywhere. Her latest release includes: Everything's Rosy featuring signature flowers, Fabulous Called featuring more of Dyan's sassy sayings, Fish Face featuring mystical creatures of Dyan's imagination, Flight of Fancy featuring wings, feathers, and tentacles, Plenty Of Fish in the sea featuring an assortment of sealife, and Waddle Waddle featuring a mix of parts to create a creature of your imagination! Ideal for use on pages in art journals, cards and mixed media projects. Mix and match these new designs with the ever-growing collection of unconventional, sassy stamps that are truly Dylusions originals.

New Dylusions - Everything's Rosy Stamp Set

New Dylusions - Fabulous Called Stamp Set

New Dylusions - Fish Face Stamp Set

New Dylusions - Flight of Fancy Stamp Set

New Dylusions - Plenty of Fish In The Sea Stamp Set

New Dylusions - Waddle Waddle Stamp Set

Next We have New Stamp & Stencil Border Sets 

Mimic the look of hand-drawn borders with Dylusions Border Stamp & Stencil sets. Create layered border effects on journal pages, mixed media and paper crafts projects. The stencils can be used to create the image using Dylusions Ink Spray, Dylusions Paint or other colorants. The corresponding stamp image paired with a permanent stamping ink looks great over the stencil to create an off register hand drawn doodle. Available in large and small Stamp & Stencil Sets for use with the Dylusions Creative Journals and Journaling Blocks.

New Dylusions - Brickwork Large & Small

New Dylusions - Cobwebs Large & Small

New Dylusions - Leaf Large & Small

And last but not least New Dylusions - Journaling Blocks 

The Dylusions Journaling Blocks are custom designed acrylic blocks ideal for stamping with unmounted stamps. Easily create decorative borders and edges on journal pages and other paper crafts using the wavy edge. The die cut rectangle and circles make it simple to add doodled embellishments, frames and borders. The pre-printed guides and ruler help with alignment and to create precise journal lines. Available in two sizes, large and small, that fit the stamp and stencil border sets and work perfectly in the creative Journals.

New Dylusions - Journal Block - Small 5x9"
( available early September)

New Dylusions - Journal Block - Large 4.25x12"

We hope you are all as excited about the New Dylusions goodies as we are, keep an eye on the blog as we will be adding samples using the new products over the next week.

Love Dy & Jay

Monday, May 8, 2017

Updated Workshop Schedule

Hi lovelies,

Just popped in to update my workshop schedule for the next few months. Any time that you want to check where I will be appearing just click the tab/link at the top of the blog 'where will I be appearing' and it will take you straight there. (More dates will be added once confirmed)

So starting with this weekend,

May 13-14th          Big Mouth Scrappers, Forney, Texas

May 19/20/21st   Stamplistic, Amherst, Ohio

May 26/27/28th     Scrapbook Centrale, Quebec, Canada

June 2/3/4th           Art From The Heart, Harrogate, UK

June 14th               Art From The Heart, Harrogate UK

June 17th              Art From the Heart, Harrogate, UK

June 18th              Art From the Heart, Harrogate, UK

June 25th              Art From the Heart, Harrogate, UK

July 14/15/16th     Scrap Addicts, Alberta, Canada

July 22-23rd         Clipper Street Scrapbook, British Columbia, Canada

July 29-30th          The Stamp Addict, San Diego, California 

August 5-6th         The scrapbook Store & More, Greenfield, Wisconsin 

Hope to see you somewhere soon!

Dyan x

You can find my Australia workshops Here - Dyan Reaveley Australia dates 

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Dylusions Creative Dyary Inspiration Facebook Page!

Creative Dyary Inspiration page

We are very excited to announce that we now have a Creative Dyary Inspiration Facebook group page! This has been set up purely for the use of the Dylusions Creative Dyary and products, to show what you have created in your Dyary pages and to get inspiration from others.

Every Wednesday you can start to post your previous weeks pages.

This link will take you to the Dylusions Creative Dyary Inspiration Facebook Page

Please be aware that anything other than Dyary pages will be removed.

However we have other Facebook groups for use of all Dylusions products and Creative Journals;

Dyan Reaveley - Dylusions
Dylusions Creative Dyary Inspiration 
The Dylusions Facebook Challenge 
The Dyan Reaveley Society of Art Journaling 
Dyan Reaveley - Quotes Page

For those of you who are unfamiliar with the Creative Dyary here is a run down of what is in the product range

The Dylusions Creative Dyary, its the perfect combination of weekly planning & art journalling! The Dylusions Creative Dyary includes weekly agenda pages, Dylusions backgrounds and colouring sheets for on-the-go creativity. Featuring the same great Mixed Media card stock found in other Dylusions Creative Journals in the lighter weight. Creative Dyary includes 56 double- sided printed pages.

The Dyary cover is brown with a black spine & matching black elastic. The inside cover has a black pocket envelope for convenient storage. We find them really handy for keeping tags, lists or loose bits and bobs in!

 The Dyary consists of 56 double-sided pages as pictured above, you have the days of the week on the left hand side pages. You can add your own months and dates (numbers) which I love so you can start the Dyary from any date it doesn't have to be the beginning of the year, you can choose!! 

On the right hand side pages are the pre-printed background pages, ready for you decorate! It has 16 different backgrounds along with colouring sheets which are repeated throughout the Dyary. 

 To complement the Dyary We have Creative Dyary Stickers! Decorate and plan in your Dylusions Creative Dyary Stickers! Creative Dyary Stickers include 24 pages off matte and clear sticker sheets. Each assorted page includes colour images or black and white designs perfect for colouring in. Dylusions stickers include borders, lists, notes, bullets, tapes, sayings and shapes! 

The possibilities are endless with these gorgeous stickers!

Next We have the Creative Dyary Ink - Dylusions Creative Dyary Ink is an all-purpose stamping ink ideal for use in the Creative Dyary. The raised felt makes it easy to ink stamps or use on smaller surfaces. The stackable, 1" x 1" mini case is easily portable and provides a convenient storage solution. set includes four Dylusions palate colours;

- Bubblegum Pink
- Dirty Martini
- Calypso Teal
- Black Marble

Creative Dyary Stamp Set - Dylusions Creative Dyary Stamps make it easy to add months and dates to your Creative Dyary pages! These clear stamps feature Dyan's signature handwriting in two styles & sizes and includes you're very on dinky acrylic stamp block!

Next We have the Creative Dyary Tape - Dylusions Creative Dyary Tape is a collection of colourful tapes that are designed to coordinate with the Dylusions Creative Dyary. These bright printed tapes are ideal for sticking notes, reminders, ephemera & die cuts into your Creative Dyary. Package contains 6 rolls of two widths, 0.25" and 0.5", 5.5 yards (5m) each. 

Whats even more exciting is the Dyary Tape come packaged in its own display box with a dispenser!

Creative Dyary Stick Its - Firsty We hope you love the play on words! Keep track of to-do lists, notes and reminders in your Creative Dyary with stick-Its. Dylusions Creative Dyary stick-Its include an assortment of five unique sticky note designs in the signature Dylusions style. Each note design contains 20 sheets.

Creative Dyary Clips - Dylusions Creative Dyary Clips can be used as an embellishment or to fasten papers, notes and more into your Dyary. Heart Shapesepory clips feature Dyan's artwork and will add her signature style to Dyarys, journals and more! 

Creative Dyary Die Cuts - Printed on heavyweight matte card stock, Dylusions Creative Dyary Die Cuts contain two each of 12 Dylusions images. colour in or use as is, these one-of-a-kind Dylusions characters, will add signature style to your Creative diary pages. These are especially fantastic to have for your on-the-go projects!

Now We have done a little break down of all the Creative Dyary Products below are some Creative Dyary Samples to show you..

The Right hand page has been decorated using a colouring sheet from the Dylusions Colouring Sheets. Coloured in using the Dylusions Spray Inks and the doodled around once using the Dylusions Paint Pens - London Blue and Black Marble. The lady to the left of the touring sheet is from the Creative Dyary Die Cuts. The 'December, December' are clear stickers from the Creative Dyary Sticker Sheets.

The left hand page is decorated using a collection of the Creative Dyary Stick-Its, Creative Dyary Sticker Sheets and Creative Dyary Tape. The Creative Dyary tape has been doodled on the top using a Dylusions Black Marble Paint Pen. The 'December' has been stamped using the Creative Dyary Stamps and Creative Dyary Ink - Bubblegum Pink. The bubble writing has been coloured in using the New Dylusions Piant Pens - Postbox Red & Lemon Zest.

The top Right hand page has been decorated using one of the Dylusions Adhesive Canvas images. The Canvas image has been framed using the Creative Dyary Tape which has then been doodled on. The lady image is from the Creative Dyary Die Cuts, coloured in using the Dylusions Spray inks and the arrow if from the  Creative Dyary Sticker sheets.

The Left hand page has been decorated using a mixture of the Creative Dyary Stick It's, Creative Dyary Sticker Sheets and Clips. The Month 'April' has been stamped using the Creative Dyary Stamp set and Creative Dyary Ink - Dirty Martini.
The bubble writing has been coloured in using the Dylusions Paint Pens - Squeezed Orange & Cut Grass. The little black squares with numbers inside have been stamped from the Creative Dyary stamp set.

The Left hand page is decorated using the Creative Dyary Tape (The blue tape) The 'June' has been stamped using the Creative Dyary Stamp set and Calypso Teal Dyary Ink, then outlined using the Dylusions Black Marble Paint pen. The mini flowers, hearts and arrows are from the Creative Dyary sticker sheets. The writing has been done using the Dylusions Paint Pens - Crushed grape and London Blue. 

The Right Hand Side page We have one of the New Creative Dyary  Die Cuts & coloured in using the Dylusions Spray inks. The background has been stamped using the word stamps... Really simple but effective background! The Stick It is from the New Creative Dyary Stick-Its & clipped on using the Creative Dyary Clips... I LOVE the glossy texture of the Dyary Clips!

The Left hand side page has been decorated using the Creative Dyary Stickers, the 'January' is a clear sticker. The writing has been coloured in using the Dylusions Paint Pens. I don't know if you can see but the white sticker in the middle is a plain white sticker which has then been coloured using the Dylusions Lemon Zest and Cut Grass Paint Pens. The small Purple 'To do' lists & mini heart are also from the Creative Dyary Sticker Sheets.

The right hand side page is decorated using the Creative Dyary Die Cuts, coloured in using the Dylusions Spray Inks. The pinky coloured list is from the Creative Dyary Sticker sheets & we have doodled around it using the Dylusions Paint Pens - Black Marble and London Blue.


The flowers at the bottom of the Right hand side page are pre-printed on the page, they've been coloured in using the Dylusions Ink Sprays. The figure is a Creative Dyary Die Cut, with a jazzy hat made using the Creative Dyary Stick-Its!

As you can see the Left hand side page has been decorated using Creative Dyary Die Cuts, the arrow is a Creative Dyary Stick-It & the pink tape on it is the Creative Dyary Tape. The blue 'June' has been stamped using the Creative Dyary Stamp set and Calypso Teal Ink. The 'June' to the right is a clear sticker from the New Creative Dyary Sticker Sheets. 

The Left hand side page has been decorated using the Creative Dyary Tape and Creative Dyary Stickers. the Month 'August' has been stamped using the Creative Dyary Stamp Set and Creative Dyary Ink - Bubblegum pink Ink pad.

The Right hand page is one of pre-printed colouring sheet designs which has been coloured in using the Dylusions Spray Inks and decorated with a Heart sticker from the new creative Dyary Stickers.

We hope you have fun on the new Creative Dyary Inspiration Facebook Page and look forward to seeing all your creations!

Love Dyan & Jay x

Quote of the Century

"You are an extraordinary woman.

How can you expect anything ordinary to happen to you"

Louisa May Alcott