Dry Embossing · Floating Reinker · Garden Trellis TIEF · Graceful Garden · Heat Embossing · Rectangle Stitched Framelits

Graceful Garden with the Floating Reinker Technique

Here is an example of the Floating Reinker technique that participants made in a recent class. Tips: Stamp an outline image in Versamark on Shimmery White cardstock and heat emboss with Black Embossing Powder. Use an Aqua Painter or wet paint brush to saturate an area of the embossed flower with water. Add a drop… Continue reading Graceful Garden with the Floating Reinker Technique

Bunch of Blossoms · Dry Embossing · Faux Watercolour · Garden Trellis TIEF

Bunch of Blossoms with the Faux Watercolour Technique

Here is another example using the Faux Watercolour Technique. Tips: This is a very effective technique that provides a watercolour look without all the hard work. Simply colour your stamp with either an ink pad or markers, lightly spritz with water and stamp onto Shimmery White cardstock. Hold the stamp onto the paper a little… Continue reading Bunch of Blossoms with the Faux Watercolour Technique

Detailed Trio Punch · Garden Trellis TIEF · Varied Vases · Vases Builder Punch

Dry Embossing and Punch Shapes with Varied Vases

Today I have a sneak peek of some of the products that will appear in the upcoming Annual Catalogue - a stamp set, two punches and some new colours. Tips: Look at these gorgeous purples - the card base is Highland Heather and the layer behind the vase is Gorgeous Grape. The Varied Vases stamp… Continue reading Dry Embossing and Punch Shapes with Varied Vases

Big on Birthdays · Birthdays · Brusho Crystal Colour · Café Builder Framelits · Climbing Orchid · Emboss Resist · Garden Trellis TIEF · Heat Embossing · Lots of Labels Framelits · Sale-a-bration · Stylized Birthday · Tutorials · Watercolour Wash · Watercolouring · Waterfront · YouTube Videos

Brusho Crystal Colour with Shimmery White Cardstock + VIDEO

Today I am showcasing Brusho Crystal Colour with Shimmery White Cardstock. This cardstock works well with the Brusho and still shows the shimmer of the cardstock through the colours. I also have a video to show you how easy it is to create these great effects. Card 1: Tips: For this technique, the cardstock was… Continue reading Brusho Crystal Colour with Shimmery White Cardstock + VIDEO

Challenges · Garden Trellis TIEF · Petal Palette · Petals & More Thinlits · RemARKably Creative Blog Tour · Stitched Shapes Framelits

Petal Palette Bundle for the RemARKably Creative Blog Tour

Welcome to the RemARKably Creative Blog Tour. You may be starting the blog tour here at my blog, Annette Sullivan (Lavender Thoughts), or may have come from the person previous to me in the list. If you get off track at any time, the full lineup in the link below will help you move along from… Continue reading Petal Palette Bundle for the RemARKably Creative Blog Tour

Christmas · Classes · Colorful Seasons · Embedded Embossing · Falling Flowers · Garden Trellis TIEF · Ghosting · Holly Berry Builder Punch · Inlaid Embossing · Layering Circles · Layering Love · Leaflets Framelits · Post Script · Seasonal Layers Thinlits · Sponging · Stitched Shapes Framelits · Tutorials · Versamark Resist · Vintage Leaves · YouTube Videos

Technique – Ghosting or Versamark Resist with VIDEO

Today I am going to show you how you can use the Ghosting or Versamark Resist Technique to create some beautiful cards. Keep reading to the end to see the video. Card 1 Tips: Cardstock: Pear Pizzazz, Glossy White, Whisper White, Wood Textures DSP Stamps: Post Script, Colorful Seasons Ink: Versamark, Pear Pizzazz, Soft Sky,… Continue reading Technique – Ghosting or Versamark Resist with VIDEO