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How to create a Bridge or U Fold Fancy Fold Card with VIDEO

You all know how much I love fancy fold cards. Today, I have one for you called a Bridge Fold or U Fold card - and the best part is that I have a video and PDF files to assist you in creating your own. All of the samples today use very different elements so… Continue reading How to create a Bridge or U Fold Fancy Fold Card with VIDEO

Classes · Lovely As A Tree · Sponging

Pine Trees and a sponged sunset

The theme for a recent class was 'Sponged Backgrounds'. With some ink pads, sponges and a few stamps, you can quickly create spectacular cards. This is yet another of the cards we made. Tips: Some 'streaks' of the ink pad across the sky adds an extra dimension. Colours used: So Saffron, Daffodil Delight, Pumpkin Pie,… Continue reading Pine Trees and a sponged sunset

Birthdays · Challenges · Clean and Simple · Lovely As A Tree · Masculine · RemARKably Creative Blog Tour · Soft Sayings · Sponging · Watercolouring

RemARKably Creative Blog Tour showcasing Fall/Autumn

Welcome to the RemARKably Creative Blog Tour. 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 lineup in the link below will help you move along… Continue reading RemARKably Creative Blog Tour showcasing Fall/Autumn

Baby Wipe · Balloon Celebration · Birthdays · Classes · Duet Banner Punch · Lots of Labels Framelits · Lovely As A Tree · Sponging

Lovely as a Tree Striped Wipe Oak

This month, the theme for my classes is "Getting Inky". 'The class earlier this week was based on using Baby Wipes for the 'ink pad'. How to: Fold a Baby Wipe in half and half again and place on a Silicon Craft Sheet. Add a few drops of your favourite reinkers (Daffodil Delight, Flirty Flamingo and… Continue reading Lovely as a Tree Striped Wipe Oak

Challenges · Greetings Thinlits · Lovely As A Tree · Masking · Sponging · The Artful Stampers Challenge

Artful Stampers Team Challenge Cajun Meadow

Some autumn colours for the Artful Stampers Team Challenge Blog Hop this week. I created a mask on a piece of Whisper White, leaving a 4cm opening in the middle. This was sponged with Cajun Craze, Tangelo Twist and Pear Pizzazz. The trees from Lovely As A Tree were stamped twice using Mossy Meadow across the… Continue reading Artful Stampers Team Challenge Cajun Meadow

Challenges · Christmas · Dry Embossing · Heat Embossing · Lovely As A Tree · Oval Framelits · Sassy Salutations · Stylish Stripes TIEF · The Artful Stampers Challenge

Artful Stampers Team Challenge Hop Elegant Silver

Alisa has given us some regal colours for this week's Artful Stampers Team Challenge Blog Hop. I know it is still early in the year, but I thought these colours would be perfect for a Christmas card. I used Elegant Eggplant for my purple, and silver embossed the tree from Lovely As A Tree and the… Continue reading Artful Stampers Team Challenge Hop Elegant Silver