Category: Messages Dies

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

How to create a silhouette from an outline image using Shaded Summer

How to create a silhouette from an outline image using Shaded Summer

Have you tried stamping on any of your Designer Series Papers? It is a great way to add an extra WOW to the already amazing patterned papers. Take it one step further and create a silhouette image on the DSP. Creating a silhouette image from outline stamps is a great way of extending your stamps.Stamp … Continue reading How to create a silhouette from an outline image using Shaded Summer

Amaryllis Abloom – beautiful lilies

Amaryllis Abloom – beautiful lilies

The Amaryllis Abloom stamp set is only available with qualifying sales using Stampin' Rewards (see link below to download the July to December Mini Catalogue and check out all the details on page 78). This is the perfect time of year to showcase these beautiful flowers and the stamp set has both outline and solid … Continue reading Amaryllis Abloom – beautiful lilies

Gilded Background with Pretty Flowers Embossing Folder

Gilded Background with Pretty Flowers Embossing Folder

Today I have used Gilded Leafing to create an elegant gilded background with the Pretty Flowers Embossing Folder. This WOW card has been created using one of the Gilded Background techniques:Cover a piece of Basic White cardstock with Adhesive Sheet.Peel off the backing sheet and cover with Gilded Leafing. Use a sponge to remove excess … Continue reading Gilded Background with Pretty Flowers Embossing Folder

Sweet Strawberries to welcome Spring

Sweet Strawberries to welcome Spring

These Sweet Strawberry cards were the basis of a recent class. They are fresh and bright just in time to welcome Spring. Card 1: This Mint Macaron card is quick and easy to put together:Stamp the floral branch three times on Mint Macaron cardstock using Shaded Spruce ink.Color the flowers using a White Stampin' Chalk … Continue reading Sweet Strawberries to welcome Spring

More Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

More Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

I have previously posted examples of the Blended Alcohol Background here. Today I have another 2 cards using the technique with dry embossing. Once again, thanks so much to Patty Bennett a US Stampin' Up! demonstrator for the inspiration. To ensure that the colours of the background and image do not 'muddy' each other, blend … Continue reading More Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing