Author: Annette

Hand Penned Petals on Linen Paper

Hand Penned Petals on Linen Paper

Today I am using Linen Specialty Paper to stamp the Hand Penned Petals images. The Linen Specialty Paper is adhesive backed, making it very easy to die cut without fraying. I found it very easy to stamp on with both black and coloured inks. It creates a beautiful finish.Supplies:Stamp Set: Hand Penned PetalsCardstock: Thick Basic … Continue reading Hand Penned Petals on Linen Paper

Embossing and Colouring with Free PDF

Embossing and Colouring with Free PDF

Today, I have a free PDF on how to create a WOW look with an embossing folder and some Stampin' Blends alcohol markers. You may think that you have already seen this card. Really, you haven't! When I created the earlier card here, I actually cut a ¼ sheet of A4, embossed it and coloured … Continue reading Embossing and Colouring with Free PDF

Dandelions for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Dandelions for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Some debossing and colouring for the Sketch Challenge at splitcoaststampers.com this week. The sketch .... My card ... Tips: I debossed the front of a Crumb Cake card base with the Dandelions 3D Embossing Folder. (Debossing is just the opposite side of the folder - most of the images will be indented instead of being … Continue reading Dandelions for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

After The Storm Dragonfly Garden Natures Beauty

After The Storm Dragonfly Garden Natures Beauty

The theme for a recent class was the After The Storm stamp set. This stamp set was the million dollar achievement stamp set for France Martin (Frenchie) and she has created some amazing cards using it. I have used some of her ideas to create this and other class cards with this stamp set. Visit … Continue reading After The Storm Dragonfly Garden Natures Beauty

Purple Pansies

Purple Pansies

Who doesn't love pansies? They are such an intricate and pretty flower. Today, I have created a card with purple pansies offset against some of the Pansy Petals Designer Series Paper. This was one of the cards for a recent class with a pansy theme. The pansies have been stamped using the first, second and … Continue reading Purple Pansies

Special Pop Up Card with Poinsettia Petals

Special Pop Up Card with Poinsettia Petals

A recent Technique Challenge at splitcoaststampers.com provided a tutorial for a special pop up card. I thought that it was the perfect way to kick start my Christmas cards. Too early? I find that if I start now, there is no great rush in November. This is the card looking from the front. This is … Continue reading Special Pop Up Card with Poinsettia Petals