Thursday, June 25, 2015

New Dvd Giveaway

Hey Everyone!
Here is another DVD give away please put your comment and email address to win my new DVD.  I will be announcing the winner 14th of July 2015.

About the DVD...
"Learn how to take vintage cast-offs and antique photographs and turn them into a striking, one-of-a-kind pendant. Learn techniques from artist Jen Crossley such as distressing metal, connecting elements, adding patinas, and wire wrapping. With these unique tips and tricks you'll be able to take any components and transform them into wearable art."

Click here for more! or visit my store to purchase your own copy

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Drum Roll Please

The Winner of this DvD give away is
Drum Roll

   Teresa Abajo .

Thank you for all those people who entered another giveaway coming up stay Tunned

Monday, June 1, 2015

New DVD's Number 1 giveaway

I have be so lucky with having my new dvd's filmed last year while I was in the states ,with Craft Daily
I filmed them near Denver Colorado at Interweave they staff there where amazing and had me a easy.
                                             I had make up done and I was ready for

                                  Light Camera,Action
Here the directors where making sure I was okay and ready to roll
Filming was fun and there where lots of bloopers !!!!

You can judge a book by its cover, especially when that cover is metal, etched by hand, and embellished with fun found objects. Discover techniques for etching metal book covers from artist Jen Crossley, who demonstrates easy methods for using rubber stamps to create patterns. Then learn the Coptic stitch to bind pages to the covers. Finish the book by attaching charms and found objects to create an exceptional journal you'll be proud to use and show off.

The first one is called Etched Metal Book you can order it either on my web site
A Mark In Time for those of you in Australia or for those of you overseas visit Craft Daily 

Giveaway Alert*******
Im going to have a giveaway for this Etched Metal Book DVD leave  a comment and your email address I will draw this on 12 th June.

 I will share with you the next DVD !!! Metal Birdhouse Necklaces  soon !

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

I will be teaching at Artiscape on the 10 to the 12th April 2015 in Columbus Ohio .
I will be teaching The Bird House 
 Also Whats cooking good lookin this unique Book

 This class the brooch is sold out.
I hope to see you there it will be alot of fun.I'm looking forward to seeing my friends and making new friends

Saturday, February 14, 2015

The Crowned Jewels online workshop

Hi everyone,
 I have been very busy teaching and now working on this amazing online class with seven other very talented teachers .This workshop is being rang by the very lovely Terri Brush at her academy online,

If you are interested you must establish a free account in the Academy this is where the event will be hosted, and the only way for them to view each project.
 On March 1st, we will begin sending invitations to join the event, in the Academy, to the email address associated with their PayPal payment. If we need to use a different email address, the students MUST include that information in the notes section of their payment. Alternatively, they can email me at (Students will not be added to the event, prior to March 1st.)

The only features available to students on March 1st will be will be the supply lists (and links) as our event begins on Friday, March 13th. This will allow our attendee's to order/procure/purchase the necessary supplies prior to the event start.
 On March 13th, at approximately 12am CST, the first project with instructions will be posted/made live 1 project per day (at APPROXIMATELY 12am CST until we've gone through all of the projects.  Each project will be located on it's own tab within the event.

 Each day, a discussion will be started in the event forum (message board) for the project released that day. The discussions will remain up and available for the duration of the event. 
I hope you will join us on this unique event.
Here is a direct link to take you to the classroom to purchase the class.

The follow teachers are taking part
Jen Crossley
Pamela Huntington
Heather Ales
Terri Brush
Cat Kerr
Carolyn Roth Peeler
Lonnie Jenck

Here is a little sneek peek of my crown

Thursday, October 16, 2014

It's give away time come play ! this yummy arty goodness could be yo
urs just for playing along!  You must comment on THIS page to win-  reply to this question "What would YOU like to see/make/or do at your dream art retreat?"   This drawing will end on Sunday night Oct 19, 2014 at midnight EST- and winners will be announced Monday Oct 20, 2014.

I have to tell you- if you would like to have lots of one on one time with instructors- come to The CREATE Art Journal Retreat in Austin in November!
If you would like to find new ways to use your current products- come to The CREATE Art Journal Retreat in Austin in November!
If you would like to have minimal supplies to bring, but tons of supplies to try out and play with supplied for you-  come to The CREATE Art Journal Retreat in Austin in November!

The very talented Jodi Ohkari ,Kari M Knight Holbrook ,Jeannine Stein  and myself will be there to play with me, and help to make this a once in a lifetime retreat experience- make sure you check it out.  It is one for the books, one not to be missed!
Make sure to click the blog hop button up above and to stop by each blog and comment to try for all the different prize packs!

Thursday, October 9, 2014

New retreat coming!

  Hello Everyone!  I'm posting from the road, so please forgive the weirdness-

But this news is soooo exciting!  A brand new, exclusive retreat!  If you have ever been a bit nervous about attending a big retreat- this charming 'boutique' retreat is for you!  Smaller in attendance size only- with all the bells and whistles of a bigger retreat!  National and International Instructors, Wonderful classes, plenty of one-on-one instruction, and loads of goodies- this is sure to be a can't miss event!  People are sure to be talking about this retreat for years to come- make sure that you are on the inside circle!  This is one of those ground floor events that change the face of things to come...

I am proud to be participating in this NEW retreat upcoming VERY soon,  November 2-5 in Austin, Texas brought to you by the editors of Cloth Paper Scissors and the event team at F&W Media, who host retreats such as Create in NJ, Chicago, Dallas, and Seattle.    The uber talented Jodi Ohl, my best bud  Kari McKnight Holbrook and the editor of Cloth Paper Scissors, Jeannine Stein will join me to give you 2 1/2 days of classes, treats, inspiration and more during this  inspiring event.  

***Did I mention that all the wonderful food and lodging at the beautiful resort are included?***


to learn new, exciting techniques from some of the best artist-instructors in the country, in a beautiful, relaxed environment. The Retreat at Balcones Springs near Austin, Texas, is thbackdrop for two and a half days of classes focused on painting, collage, image transfers, bookbinding, and other techniques that will take your art journaling to a new level.

Instructors Kari McKnight Holbrook and Jodi Ohl will introduce you to new ways of working with a variety of journaling styles and materials that will add dimension, color and depth to your art journals. With Jen Crossley you'll learn how to make a beautiful metal journal necklace, perfect for making notes or sketches anywhere. On the last day you'll take the pages you've been working on and bind them into a gorgeous book, with easy instructions from Cloth Paper Scissors Editorial Director, author and book artist Jeannine Stein.  In addition, you'll be treated to fun activities, presentations, and other surprises, while being inspired by the peaceful surroundings. We hope you'll join us for this amazing opportunity. Sign up now, registration is limited!

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Teaching in the states the good old USA

I'm teaching at Virginia beach on the 29 th October till the 5 october 2014 please look and check out the website.

Next is Jean Vanbredore studio Charemed I'm sure on then6 th October till the 8 th october 2014   In Mechinquesburg PA

Smitten Dust  Dimondale Michigan on the 17 th to the 29 th October 2014 with Kati Mcknight Holbrook.
Create  mixed media retreat Seattle  WA 22 to the 26 th October  2014
Create mixed media Austin Texas 3 to the 5 th November 2014
Fall on the Paire at Round Top Texas 6 th to the 9 th

For any information please email me at info
Hope to see you Jen xxxx


Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Captain Underpants Perth Tour Yea haw

Im sorry everyone I have been slack on my blog I wonder if anyone is out there reading it some times.
Im going to Perth to teach on the 27th,28th ,29th  June. I have always loved the Perth Girls so full of fun and extremely talent bunch of girls.
I will be at Landsdale Farm which looks awesome, you can live in for the weekend for $70 .
One class is book out the Cook book But I have spaces still left in the class below.
Friday night Peek a boo Class above this is a new class so the Perth girls are my Guinea pigs thanks girls LOL.

Victorian Tag Pendant is on Saturday another new class you guested it the Perth girl are my Guinea pigs again LOL.
Lets Brooch the subject  learn how to make these amazing art pins and make them your own this is Saturday night.
Cook Book class Sunday Is Booked out Yeah .
Be there or be square ! LOL its guaranteed to be fun !
If you would like any info on the class email me at

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Peek a Boo

 Hey is my new Peek a boo necklace,made with goodies from Ice Resin
 Below are some of the goodies you need to make this project to find out more got to  Ice Resin
 Thanks till next time Bye for now.