Category: Four You

2015 Convention Swaps 6

2015 Convention Swaps 6

As promised, here are even more of the swaps I received.     Don't you love all this inspiration? Stampin' Up! - what's happening now: The list of Retiring Products is decreasing daily as stock runs out. Check them out here. You only have until 2 June 2015 to get your favourites before they disappear forever. … Continue reading 2015 Convention Swaps 6

2015 Convention Swaps 4

2015 Convention Swaps 4

As promised, here are even more of the swaps I received. Unfortunately there was no name on this first one. If it is yours, please let me know so that I can give you credit. Don't you love all this inspiration? Stampin' Up! - what's happening now: The list of Retiring Products is decreasing daily as … Continue reading 2015 Convention Swaps 4

2015 Convention Swaps 1

2015 Convention Swaps 1

I am finally getting around to photographing the beautiful swaps I received at the recent Stampin' Up! Convention. To start the ball rolling, these are the two swaps that I made. They both used some products that are sadly retiring on June 2 - Stippled Blossoms and Four You stamp sets, Spring Flowers Textured Impressions … Continue reading 2015 Convention Swaps 1

Artful Stampers Team Challenge Hop Sheer Perfection Pistachio

Artful Stampers Team Challenge Hop Sheer Perfection Pistachio

A lovely clean and simple sketch is the challenge for the Artful Stampers this week. I took the leaves from the Sheer Perfection Designer Vellum Pack (Sale-A-Bration) and coloured them with a Pistachio Pudding marker and layered it onto a base of Very Vanilla. Strips of Pistachio Pudding and Early Espresso were topped with a … Continue reading Artful Stampers Team Challenge Hop Sheer Perfection Pistachio

World of Dreams Mossy Navy

World of Dreams Mossy Navy

I am trying a new challenge today at Around the World Stampin' Up! Challenges. These challenges are open to everyone, not just demonstrators. The only rule is that you create the project with Stampin' Up! products that are not retired. Here is the sketch for Challenge 33. I started with a base of Naturals Ivory … Continue reading World of Dreams Mossy Navy

Four You with the Bokeh Technique

Four You with the Bokeh Technique

Today's cards use the Bokeh Technique. Bokeh is a photographic term and means the way the camera lens shows the out-of-focus points of light. In paper crafting, the effect can be created quite simply by using some circle stencils, Whisper White Craft Ink and a sponge dauber. My first card has a background spritzed with … Continue reading Four You with the Bokeh Technique