Gerry van der Velden

  • How To Avoid A Mess With Stencils & Pastes

    stencils and pastes

    Hi lovely crafty friends, are you struggling with getting a pretty copy of your stencil whenever you are using them with pastes? Then keep on reading because I have created something special for you, to help you get over that issue once and for all! (All supplies are linked to different stores at the end […]

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  • Super Simple Wet Wipe Painting

    simple wet wipe painting

    Hi lovely crafty friends, today I have a super-fast technique to colour backgrounds. I think this is one of the most simple and fun ways to use paint for colouring a background. I love this technique, and today I give it a fun twist by adding one more step. (All supplies are linked to different stores at […]

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  • How To Use Free Texture For Layering Creating Stunning Backgrounds

    Hi lovely crafty friends, making your projects stand out is super easy just by adding some texture. And you’ll be surprised how something simple, can give you the best effects. I am going to show you a few easy ways to add texture for free using painter’s tape so make sure to stick with me:-) (All supplies are linked […]

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  • Simple Ways To Add Dimension To Make Your Cards Awesome

    dimension and layers

    Hi lovely crafty friends, today it’s time to expand because we are going to talk dimension. Layers on your projects is a fun way to take them to the next level, literally:-) Dimension also will help your projects come to life. I’ll show you my favourite ways to add depth and interest to your projects […]

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  • I need your help!

    Hi lovely crafty friends, I need your help! I’ve put together a list with a few questions, that I’d love for you to answer. This will help me find out what it is you want to see from me this year. If you could take a few minutes to add your answers, I would greatly […]

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  • Free MINI Class Make Your Own Stamps

    free mini class

    Hi lovely CFF’s, this year is a bit of a celebration year for Gerry’s Craft Room as it will be my fifth year on YouTube in September, yay🥳 And I think we can always use some extra fun in our lives, so I decided to do some different things this year.  To start things off […]

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  • the most AMAZING DOUBLE STENCIL technique you’ll LOVE!!!

    Hi lovely crafty friends, today I have the most AMAZING DOUBLE STENCIL technique ever. This was so much fun because when I came up with the idea, I just had to try it right away and it worked. Which is not always the case:-) That is the most fun thing in crafting, seeing your ideas […]

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  • Have To Try DOUBLE Stencil Technique

    Hi lovely crafty friends, here is another double stencil technique for you. this is the one Ardyth came up with in our collaboration. It was all about double and stencils. Double the stencils and double the fun, here is my take on Ardyth’s technique. (All supplies are linked to different stores at the end of […]

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    Hi lovely crafty friends, today I have something that I haven’t done in a while. Creating your own stunning flowers is not hard at all and it’s so much fun and very relaxed way of crafting.  The flowers can be used on cards and gifts or any other way you see fit. I am using it […]

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  • Messed Up Embossing Technique That Totally Rocks!

    messed up embossing

    Hi lovely crafty friends, Sometimes things don’t go as planned and that’s not always a bad thing. Let me show you what started good, turned bad and then let into a super cool result. The messed up embossing technique, I will teach you how you can mess it up too! (All supplies are linked to different […]

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  • USING your STASH is the NEXT COOL thing!

    Hi lovely crafty friends, I am a firm believer in using my stash. That’s one of the reasons I show so many different options and techniques with the same dies stencils inks and so on. I’d love for you to also check your stash first, whenever you want to start a project. Adding to your stash is great […]

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  • SPRAY SAFE with this FREE diy TOOL

    spray safe

    Hi lovely crafty friends, don’t you just love sprays. As messy as they can be, they are fast and they are fun and I love to use them. Today I have a simple DIY tool for you to spray safe, let’s check it out. (All supplies are linked to different stores at the end of this post […]

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