Category: Contempo Christmas

Triple Time Tree Trimmings

Triple Time Tree Trimmings

Another Dare to Get Dirty Challenge at Splitcoaststampers. I have used the Triple Time stamping technique again. This time it is a Christmas card. The card stock is Cherry Cobbler and Whisper White. Stamps used are Tree Trimmings, So Swirly and Contempo Christmas and ink is Sahara Sand, Cherry Cobbler and Always Artichoke. If you … Continue reading Triple Time Tree Trimmings

Tree Trimmings Shades of Red

Today's card shows another Splitcoaststampers Dare to get Dirty challenge. The card base is Whisper White with layers of Cherry Cobbler DSP and Riding Hood Red DSP. The next layer is Cherry Cobbler card stock cut with the Corner Rounder punch, and the top layer, also cut with the corner rounder punch has an ornament … Continue reading Tree Trimmings Shades of Red

Some more Christmas

Here are a few of my latest Christmas creations. I have used my new Tea Stain Vintage Look ink on this one. I will be playing more with the Vintage Look inks in the new year. Check out the Shimmery White cardstock with the beautiful Elegant Lines EF on this one. A clean and simple … Continue reading Some more Christmas

Shimmery Petals

Yes, I am still using that beautiful new embossing folder, Petals-a-Plenty. This time I have used Shimmery White cardstock as the base for the embossing. A bit difficult to see the shimmer in the photo, but it is definitely here IRL. Once again, I have used Iridescent Ice embossing powder on the tree. I created … Continue reading Shimmery Petals


Check out this cute embossing folder called Petals-a-Plenty. It is perfect for Christmas cards. Here I have used it for the card background and again over the main image. You can see the fine detail here. For the sentiment, I used the Petite Pennants Builder Punch to create the 'pennant', and added some home made … Continue reading Petals-a-Plenty

Helen’s June Workshop

Helen’s June Workshop

Thanks to my sister Helen and her friends for a great workshop last weekend. For the hostess gift, I demonstrated this great little backpack, (SplitCoastStampers inspired). It fits a little bear or doll [or pig - see an upcoming post for the complete version]. Here is a sneak peek. For the make and take, I … Continue reading Helen’s June Workshop