Apothecary Accents Framelits · Belleek Pottery · Dry Embossing · Faux Letterpress · Modern Mosaic TIEF · Mosaic Madness · Mosaic Punch · Sweetbriar Rose

Sweetbriar Rose Belleek Pirouette

One of my favourite techniques today - Faux Letterpress and a variant - Belleek Pottery. The flowers are from Sweetbriar Rose and the vase was cut with one of the Apothecary Accents dies. There are only a couple of days left to get your FREE Sale-A-Bration products. Visit my shop to get yours now. ================… Continue reading Sweetbriar Rose Belleek Pirouette

Beautiful Wings Embosslits · Challenges · Creative Crew Challenge · Embossing Folder Stamping · Modern Mosaic TIEF · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Teeny Tiny Sentiments · Thoughts & Prayers

Thoughts & Prayers Mossy Wasabi

This is another one for my August 2014 Creative Crew challenge to "Use Textured Impressions Embossing Folders". There are so many ways to use an embossing folder. Check out the tutorials section on Splitcoaststampers. Here I am showcasing the Embossing Folder Stamping technique. For this technique, you don't even need to have a Big Shot… Continue reading Thoughts & Prayers Mossy Wasabi

Beautiful Season · Bitty Banners Framelits · Christmas · Faux Silk · Itty Bitty Banners · Labels Framelits · Modern Mosaic TIEF · More Merry Messages · Perfect Polka Dots TIEF

Peaceful Petals and Beautiful Season Faux Silk

I had a few friends over recently and showed them how to do one of my favourite techniques - Faux Silk. My first sample uses Perfect Plum, Always Artichoke and Whisper White card stock. I stamped images from Peaceful Petals onto the tissue paper to create the silk look. Extra texture was added to the… Continue reading Peaceful Petals and Beautiful Season Faux Silk

Christmas · Digital Content · Dry Embossing · Labels Framelits · Modern Mosaic TIEF · My Digital Studio · Petite Pairs · Santa's List

Santa’s List Mosaic Cobbler

Here is another of the hybrid MDS Santa's List cards. This time I embossed the Cherry Cobbler base with the Modern Mosaic TIEF, cut the Santa with a Labels Framelit and added a row of pearls for his belt. The sentiment is from Petite Pairs. ================ Stampin' Up! - what's happening now: Sale-a-bration is here.… Continue reading Santa’s List Mosaic Cobbler

Clean and Simple · Designer Frames TIEF · Double Embossing · Dry Embossing · Floating Reinker · Heat Embossing · Modern Mosaic TIEF · Mosaic Punch · Peaceful Petals

Peaceful Petals Floating Ripple Mosaic

The Floating Reinker technique is my showcased piece today. I stamped one of the new Peaceful Petals images onto Shimmery White with Versamark and heat embossed it with White EP. Once cool, I sprayed the image with water until there were small pools of water. On a piece of plastic or a plate, add a… Continue reading Peaceful Petals Floating Ripple Mosaic

Christmas · Dry Embossing · Modern Mosaic TIEF · Wonderful Blessings

Wonderful Blessings Mosaic Suede

Here is another example of an easy and elegant Christmas card using one of the Single stamps now available. Wonderful Blessings was stamped in Early Espresso on a piece of Very Vanilla and cut with a circle die. The rest of the piece was then embossed with the Modern Mosaic TIEF. These were layered onto… Continue reading Wonderful Blessings Mosaic Suede