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Creating Gum Leaf Wall Art - by Sarah Macaulay

Creating Gum Leaf Wall Art - by Sarah Macaulay

I collected a bunch of dry gum leaves during the summer months (which are everywhere in Australia, but this project could work equally well on any type of leaf). This would be a great project to do with kids!

Stormy Iris Blend - by Meg Cockman

Stormy Iris Blend - by Meg Cockman

Hi! My name is Meg and I’m a new content creator for Aussie Decor Transfers.

This is my first ADT blog and this piece was actually my first using an ADT product. I love to decoupage and the colors in this paper just spoke to me. I love all the deep dark tones!


Playing with our new Aussie Dust Mica Powders - By Christel Bradbury

Playing with our new Aussie Dust Mica Powders  - By Christel Bradbury

I was so excited to be asked to have a play with the new "Aussie Dust" Mica powders by Aussie Decor Transfers!

For my first play, I chose to use the colours Pearl Idaho Orange and Iridescent Neptune. A tiny scoop of mica into a teaspoon of water based clear coat - (I used Dixie Belle Gloss Clear Coat) and mix well.

Using an artist brush, I applied two coats over a dark grey chalk painted embellishment. If you wanted more of a translucent colour or a glaze, one coat would...


Story behind Moody Blues Drum Table - by Saurabh Kalra

Story behind Moody Blues Drum Table - by Saurabh Kalra

Welcome everyone to my first Aussie blog!

I came upon this little drum table, which had  been painted poorly in a white shabby chic style. It had lots of clumps and bumps and needed some imagination and love!


Taking A Vintage Suitcase from Drab to Fab! - By Bev McNaughton

Taking A Vintage Suitcase from Drab to Fab! - By Bev McNaughton

Taking A Vintage Suitcase from Drab to Fab! - By Bev McNaughton
This vintage suitcase was in pretty good nick, and reminded me of when people use to pack a suitcase to go on a weekend away or overnight stay, The sense of adventure and glamour that came with it, when travel was still such an exotic luxury.