Author: Annette

Ways to Use Bloom Where You’re Planted Patterned Paper

Ways to Use Bloom Where You’re Planted Patterned Paper

Do you have difficulty working out ways to use your patterned paper? Here are some cards using the Bloom Where You're Planted DSP. These four cards each use three pieces of DSP that are 2½" x 1¾". Emboss or stamp the card base then add the DSP pieces straight or on an angle. Add a … Continue reading Ways to Use Bloom Where You’re Planted Patterned Paper

Artistically Inked with Dies and Patterned Paper

Artistically Inked with Dies and Patterned Paper

The Artistically Inked stamp set and coordinating dies create a beautiful array of cards with a watercolour feel. Add the Expressions in Ink Specialty Designer Series Paper and you have an even wider range of combinations to create WOW results. Click on the picture to go to my online shop CARD 1 CARD 1 Close … Continue reading Artistically Inked with Dies and Patterned Paper

Layering Circles for Christmas

Layering Circles for Christmas

I would like to take this opportunity to wish all of my readers the very best of the season. Thank you so much for continuing to inspire me. I have used the Layering Circles technique for my final Christmas card of 2021. The Ombre Specialty Paper is just perfect for this technique which could be … Continue reading Layering Circles for Christmas

Quick and easy step cards for Christmas

Quick and easy step cards for Christmas

Today I have a couple of quick and easy step cards for Christmas. The idea came from Wendy Cranford and I have adjusted the measurements to suit our metric cardstock. Thank you so much for the inspiration Wendy. This card uses Fresh Freesia cardstock and Penguin Playmates Designer Series Paper. This card uses Real Red … Continue reading Quick and easy step cards for Christmas

Herringbone Design with Patterned Paper

Herringbone Design with Patterned Paper

Today's Christmas cards use strips of Designer Series Paper to create a herringbone design. This is a great way to use up your DSP scraps - not only for Christmas but for any occasion. Three quarter inch strips Half inch strips Stamp your sentiment in the lower right hand corner and then angle the strips … Continue reading Herringbone Design with Patterned Paper

Side Step Fancy Fold Card with Poinsettia Petals

Side Step Fancy Fold Card with Poinsettia Petals

Today I have a Side Step Fancy Fold card using some of the beautiful (but retired) Poinsettia Place Designer Series Paper and Plush Poinsettia Specialty Paper. Scroll down to see it and to download a FREE PDF on how to make it. The flowers, petals and berries have been die cut from the Plush Poinsettia … Continue reading Side Step Fancy Fold Card with Poinsettia Petals