Challenges · Dry Embossing · Eastern Beauty · Eastern Medallions Thinlits · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Tufted Dynamic TIEF

Eastern Beauty and embossed foil for the Sketch Challenge

Here is the latest sketch challenge at Splitcoaststampers. Click on the link to find out more about it. Here is the sketch ... ... and here is my card. Tips: The holographic Grapefruit Grove foil is one of the FREE items you can earn during Sale-A-Bration (only until 31 March).Supplies: Stamp Set: Eastern BeautyCardstock: Thick Very Vanilla,… Continue reading Eastern Beauty and embossed foil for the Sketch Challenge

Eastern Beauty · Eclectic Layers Thinlits · Pressed Flowers · Splitcoaststampers Challenge

Pressed Flowers in Silhouette for the Sketch Challenge

Here is the latest sketch challenge at Splitcoaststampers. Click on the link to see more great inspiration for this challenge. This is the sketch. ... and here is my card Tips: Did you know that you can create your own masks using dies and Window Sheet? For this card I have used a mask I made with… Continue reading Pressed Flowers in Silhouette for the Sketch Challenge

Blended Seasons · Challenges · Eastern Beauty · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Watercolor Pencils · Watercolouring

More Blended Seasons for the Sketch Challenge

For the latest sketch challenge at Splitcoaststampers, I have once again used the Blended Seasons stamp set. Click on the link to see more great inspiration for this challenge. This is the sketch. ... and here is my card Tips: The background was created using the new Chicken Wire Elements (coming in the Holiday Catalogue on… Continue reading More Blended Seasons for the Sketch Challenge

Black Magic · Classes · Colorful Seasons · Dry Embossing · Eastern Beauty · Layering Ovals · Layering Squares Framelits · Sweetheart TIEF · Techniques · Touches of Texture · Tutorials · Watercolor Pencils · YouTube Videos

Technique – Black Magic with Colorful Seasons and Touches of Texture

At a recent class, we used black cardstock and Watercolor Pencils to create beautiful cards using the Black Magic Technique. Card 1: This is the one that participants made during the class. Tips: A Craft White ink pad is required for this technique. Solid images with matching outline stamps create the best results. Stamp the… Continue reading Technique – Black Magic with Colorful Seasons and Touches of Texture

Challenges · Eastern Beauty · Layering Ovals · Petal Palette · Splitcoaststampers Challenge

Sketch Challenge with Petal Palette

It's time for another Splitcoaststampers Sketch Challenge. Here is the sketch: I have used my new Stamparatus to create an oval 'wreath' with images from Petal Palette. Tips: The card base is Garden Green with a layer of Powder Pink. Both were stamped tone on tone with images from Petal Palette. A piece of Springtime Foils… Continue reading Sketch Challenge with Petal Palette

Eastern Beauty · Feathery Friends · Layering Circles · Quick and Easy Cards · Spotlight

Quick and Easy Cards with Stampin’ Up! Feathery Friends

Today I am showcasing another of the great Host Sets from the Annual Catalogue - Feathery Friends. This set has 8 outline stamps, perfect for colouring and is great for quick and easy cards. Tips: The card base is Thick Very Vanilla, with a layer of Garden Green and the art panel on Very Vanilla.… Continue reading Quick and Easy Cards with Stampin’ Up! Feathery Friends