Elements of Style

There goes Elements of Style

A few of my favourite stamp sets are retiring at the end of this month. One of these is Elements of Style. Today, I am showcasing some of the projects I have made with these images. Polished Stone Wax Paper Resist Bookmarks Black Magic Bleached Image Vintage Look Click on the image if you would… Continue reading There goes Elements of Style

Bitty Banners Framelits · Bleaching · Dry Embossing · Elements of Style · Itty Bitty Banners · Perfect Polka Dots TIEF

Elements of Style Bleached Wisteria

I have been working on a techniques book for a while now, so that I can keep track of all the different things I have learned. Today I made a technique page and a card as well using bleach. It has been quite some time since I used this technique. A piece of Wisteria Wonder… Continue reading Elements of Style Bleached Wisteria

Christmas · Contempo Christmas · Elements of Style · Lovely As A Tree · Ornament Punch · Reverse Masking · Sponging

Lovely As A Tree Contempo Christmas Shimmer

This Christmas card started out as a one layer card, but after finishing the stamping, I felt that it needed something to lift it. The base of Naturals Ivory was stamped with the flourish from Elements of Style in Old Olive. A frame made from the Decorative Label Punch created a reverse mask which allowed… Continue reading Lovely As A Tree Contempo Christmas Shimmer

Canvas · Distressing · Elements of Style · French Foliage · Splitcoaststampers Challenge

French Foliage Distressed Abstract

For my 37th and last Dare to Get Dirty challenge entry, I used Distress Stains to create an abstract design on a piece of canvas. The script, water spots and large leave images from French Foliage, and a sentiment from Elements of Style were then stamped in Soft Suede. The canvas was then layered onto… Continue reading French Foliage Distressed Abstract

Clean and Simple · Elements of Style · French Foliage · Labels Framelits · Perfectly Penned · Splitcoaststampers Challenge

Elements of Style Yellow French Roses

A very simple card for this DTGD challenge. The base of Sahara Sand was stamped with the water spots and script from French Foliage in Versamark, and a sentiment from Perfectly Penned stamped in Always Artichoke. The roses from Elements of Style were stamped in Stazon Jet Black on Whisper White and coloured with a… Continue reading Elements of Style Yellow French Roses

Challenges · Clean and Simple · Dry Embossing · Dynamic Duos Challenge · Elements of Style · Framed Tulips TIEF · Just Believe · Monochromatic · Word Window Punch

Early Espresso and Crumb Cake

This week at Dynamic Duos, the challenge is monochromatic. In fact it is Early Espresso and Crumb Cake. Isn't that a coincidence? If you scroll down, you will see that my last post for Emboss Resist used these same colours. If I had known I could have used that for my challenge card. Well, I… Continue reading Early Espresso and Crumb Cake