Artisan Textures · Banner Triple Punch · Ink Pad Background · Lots of Happy · Tailored Tag Punch · Tropical Chic · Tropical Thinlits

VIDEO – Ink Pad Background Technique

Last week I posted a card for a Technique Challenge at Splitcoaststampers. The Technique was Ink Pad Background. You can see that card here. After some requests, I have created a video to show you how quick and easy it is. In the video, I made 2 samples and today I have the cards that… Continue reading VIDEO – Ink Pad Background Technique

Banner Triple Punch · Beautiful Peacock · Dry Embossing · Duet Banner Punch · Eastern Medallions Thinlits · Layering Circles · Petal Pair TIEF · Promotions · Sale-a-bration · Sponging

Ways to use Beautiful Peacock

With only two weeks left in Sale-A-Bration, I have been creating lots of samples with the wonderful FREE products. Today, I have three different ways of using the Beautiful Peacock stamp set. Card 1: Tips: Emboss a piece of Lemon Lime Twist cardstock with the Petal Pair Leaf Textured Impressions Embossing Folder twice. Sponge the… Continue reading Ways to use Beautiful Peacock

Anything but cards · Banner Triple Punch · Christmas · Christmas Pines · Christmas Stockings Thinlits · Hang Your Stocking · Pretty Pines Thinlits · Scalloped Tag Topper Punch · The Remarkable InkBig Blog Hop

Holiday Tags for Remarkable InkBig Blog Hop

Welcome to the Remarkable InkBig Blog Hop for November 2017. This month the theme is Holiday Tags.  You may just be starting the blog hop 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… Continue reading Holiday Tags for Remarkable InkBig Blog Hop

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How to make Designer Paper the STAR of your project and VIDEO

Today I am going to show you how to make Designer Series Paper (DSP) the STAR of your project. CARD 1 .. inside CARD 2 ... inside CARD 3 ... inside Tips: Cardstock used on these projects is Tip Top Taupe, Old Olive, Sweet Sugarplum and Whisper White. DSP is Succulent Garden. Take a piece… Continue reading How to make Designer Paper the STAR of your project and VIDEO

Banner Triple Punch · Birthdays · Detailed Dragonfly Thinlits · Dragonfly Dreams · Dry Embossing · Hexagons Dynamic TIEF

Dragonfly Dreams Saffron Sand Bees

The theme for last week's classes included dragonflies, bees and the Faux Silk technique. For the first card, bees are the main focus. Tips: Lightly spritz a piece of So Saffron cardstock with water, and emboss with the Hexagons Dynamic TIEF. (This embossing folder is much thicker than the regular folders, and the spritzing stops… Continue reading Dragonfly Dreams Saffron Sand Bees

Balloon Adventures · Balloon Pop-Up Thinlits · Banner Triple Punch · Birthdays

Balloon Adventures Emerald Curry Point

One of the fun bundles in the new Occasions Catalogue is Balloon Adventures. There are 17 photopolymer stamps and 8 dies in the Balloon Pop-Up Thinlits Dies. The stamp set also co-ordinates with the Balloon Bouquet Punch. Here is another of the projects we made at last week's classes. Tips: Use Pacific Point ink and… Continue reading Balloon Adventures Emerald Curry Point