Category: Many Messages

Sweet Strawberries to welcome Spring

Sweet Strawberries to welcome Spring

These Sweet Strawberry cards were the basis of a recent class. They are fresh and bright just in time to welcome Spring. Card 1: This Mint Macaron card is quick and easy to put together:Stamp the floral branch three times on Mint Macaron cardstock using Shaded Spruce ink.Color the flowers using a White Stampin' Chalk … Continue reading Sweet Strawberries to welcome Spring

More Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

More Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

I have previously posted examples of the Blended Alcohol Background here. Today I have another 2 cards using the technique with dry embossing. Once again, thanks so much to Patty Bennett a US Stampin' Up! demonstrator for the inspiration. To ensure that the colours of the background and image do not 'muddy' each other, blend … Continue reading More Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

Feels Like Home for the Color Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Feels Like Home for the Color Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

This card is for the latest Color Challenge at splitcoaststampers.com. The colours .... Bumblebee, Soft Succulent, Poppy Parade My card .... As you can see I have only used a tiny amount of Bumblebee (on the pot) and Poppy Parade (on the tulips).The Soft Succulent circle die cut has been embossed using the Embossing with … Continue reading Feels Like Home for the Color Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Multicoloured Butterflies

Multicoloured Butterflies

Today I have a quick method of blending colours to create these multicoloured butterflies. Emboss a piece of Very Vanilla cardstock and attach to the Thick Very Vanilla card base. It will need to be done twice to cover the entire panel as this Embossing Folder is a mini (or just emboss down the middle … Continue reading Multicoloured Butterflies

Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

I have previously posted examples of the Blended Alcohol Background here. Today I am taking it a step further by dry embossing the vellum before using the technique. I have 2 cards today and will have another 2 cards in next Sunday's post. Thanks so much to Patty Bennett a US Stampin' Up! demonstrator for … Continue reading Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

Artistically Inked with Gold Metallics

Artistically Inked with Gold Metallics

The Expressions in Ink Designer Series Paper creates beautiful projects all on its own. However, you can up the WOW factor with some stamping from Artistically Inked and some gold metallic die cuts from the matching Artistic Dies. a close up of the die cut flower ... The image under the die cut has been … Continue reading Artistically Inked with Gold Metallics