Anything but cards · Backyard Basics · Challenges · Creative Crew Challenge · Secret Garden · Secret Garden Framelits · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Square Lattice TIEF

Creative Crew Challenge 4 – June 2014

The fourth and final challenge for the month is Scrapbook and More Focus: "Celebrate your best friend on a scrapbook page or by making a gift for them."  Flowers are the perfect gift, so I have made a floral basket using retiring products. The flowers and leaves are from the Secret Garden stamps and Framelits.… Continue reading Creative Crew Challenge 4 – June 2014

Bitty Banners Framelits · Challenges · Corner Rounder Punch · Creative Crew Challenge · Designer Frames TIEF · Double Embossing · Dry Embossing · Fabulous Florets · Itty Bitty Banners · Oval Framelits · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Square Lattice TIEF

Creative Crew Challenge 2 – June 2014

The second challenge is Catalogue Focus: "Use your favourite product in your favourite way! Make us fall in love with it too!" My favourite product would have to be the Big Shot. There are so many ways to create beautiful projects with it. Today I have used the retiring Square Lattice TIEF and Oval Framelits… Continue reading Creative Crew Challenge 2 – June 2014

Christmas · Greetings of the Season · Santa's List · Square Lattice TIEF · Window Frames Framelits

Santa’s List Window Frame Cobbler

Today's card also uses the MDS version of Santa's List. The Santa image was cut with a Window Frames Framelit and cut into four pieces to emulate a window. I then placed it on a piece of Cherry Cobbler. A sentiment was also added and then the Cherry Cobbler was embossed with the Square Lattice… Continue reading Santa’s List Window Frame Cobbler

Bitty Banners Framelits · Christmas · Come to Bethlehem · Dry Embossing · Embedded Embossing · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Square Lattice TIEF

Come to Bethlehem Espresso Craze

An unusual combination of colours on this Christmas card. I added some strips of Crumb Cake and Early Espresso to a piece of Cajun Craze which was then embossed with the Square Lattice TIEF and layered onto a base of Naturals Ivory. The image from the retired Come to Bethlehem was stamped on Very Vanilla… Continue reading Come to Bethlehem Espresso Craze

Apothecary Art · Creative Crew Challenge · Dry Embossing · Fancy Fold · Gatefold · Labels Framelits · Loving Thoughts · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Square Lattice TIEF · Very Vintage

Creative Crew Apothecary Art Razzleberry Slush

A new month, and a new set of challenges for the Splitcoaststampers Creative Crew. The second one is "Creative Focus: Celebrate Sweetest Day (10/19) by creating a card for your Sweetest using products from the Etcetera Suite found on P 96-109 of the US Catalog." I used Apothecary Art, Loving Thoughts and the Very Vintage… Continue reading Creative Crew Apothecary Art Razzleberry Slush

Birthdays · Clean and Simple · Dry Embossing · Itty Bitties · Labels Framelits · Large Oval Punch · Needlepoint Border TIEF · Sassy Salutations · Small Oval Punch · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Square Lattice TIEF

Sassy Salutations Rose Purses

Here is another of the Splitcoaststampers Dare to Get Dirty challenges. This one is clean and simple. I took the base card of Pistachio Pudding and cut the bottom with the Adorning Accents Scallop Edgelit. The middle of the card was then embossed with the Needlepoint Scallop TIEF to provide grounding for the pretty purses.… Continue reading Sassy Salutations Rose Purses