Category: Loving Thoughts

Creative Crew Loving Thoughts Crushed Elegance

I was honoured to have been invited to join the Splitcoaststampers Stampin' Up! Creative Crew Design Team for the period September to December 2013. Each month, there will be a number of projects which showcase particular colour families, stamp sets, techniques, etc. I will post my September projects over the next few days. Here is … Continue reading Creative Crew Loving Thoughts Crushed Elegance

Loving Thoughts Indigo Sunburst

On page 110 of the catalogue, there is an example of the sunburst technique. I have tried to duplicate the effect using Quatrefancy Specialty DSP, Whisper White, Naturals White and Island Indigo card stock. It is quite simple. Just cut some DSP and card stock 4cm by 11.5cm, then cut each piece diagonally. If you … Continue reading Loving Thoughts Indigo Sunburst

Stippled Blossoms Primrose Fan

Stippled Blossoms Primrose Fan

Here is a lovely way to showcase the effects of the Core'dinations card stock.This type of card stock, which was previously only available in selected colours is now available in ALL colours. I used the two-step Stippled Blossoms flowers and leaves images with Primrose Petals and Pistachio Pudding ink to create an art panel on … Continue reading Stippled Blossoms Primrose Fan

All Dressed Up Display

All Dressed Up Display

Something off the page today. I made this display frame for my niece's birthday. Starting at the top left, the background is Naturals Composition Specialty DSP sponged with Whisper White Craft Ink. The butterflies were cut and embossed with the Beautiful Wings Embosslits then sponged with Whisper White Craft Ink. The largest butterfly has some … Continue reading All Dressed Up Display

Best of Flowers Smoky Bermuda Hydrangea

Here is another image from the limited edition Best of Flowers set. This delightful little hydrangea image can be used in many different ways. My card today has it stamped tone on tone on the Bermuda Bay card base. The top right hand corner and the bottom left hand corner of the card were pierced … Continue reading Best of Flowers Smoky Bermuda Hydrangea

Mosaic Madness Pumpkin Indigo

Another sneak peek from the new catalogue which goes live on 2 July 2013. This clean and simple look uses the Mosaic Madness stamp set. Firstly, I cut a piece of Island Indigo with the Adorning Accents Scallop Edgelits. One of the mosaic images was stamped along the right hand edge of the Naturals White … Continue reading Mosaic Madness Pumpkin Indigo