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Projects from a recent Shoe Box Swap

Today I have a few projects made by some of my downline for a recent shoe box swap. Check out these great projects. Helen used Brusho on one of the Petal Passion Memories & More Cards to create this stunning art panel. Janelle created a beautiful silhouette scene using the Waterfront stamp set. This impressive… Continue reading Projects from a recent Shoe Box Swap

Burlap · Faux Linen · Graceful Garden · Layered Leaves 3D EF · Layering Ovals · Leaf Punch · Lots of Labels Framelits · Rose Wonder · Sweetheart TIEF · Thoughts & Prayers · Touches of Texture · Tutorials · YouTube Videos

How to create a Faux Linen look with Glossy White Cardstock with VIDEO

Today I have an old but great technique to share with you. Using Glossy White cardstock and a sanding block with ink and stamped images, you can create a beautiful Faux Linen look. Card 1 Tips: This is the one that I make in the video. Stamps: Graceful Garden Cardstock: Crumb Cake, Tranquil Tide, Very… Continue reading How to create a Faux Linen look with Glossy White Cardstock with VIDEO

Challenges · Polished Stone · Rose Garden Thinlits · Rose Wonder

Colour Combination Challenge 16

As part of the new catalogue release, Stampin' Up! provided us with a set of colour combinations to use with the new In Colors. Each Wednesday, I post a combination as a challenge on my Facebook Page, and on Saturday I post my project for the combination. This was a recent colour combination. And here… Continue reading Colour Combination Challenge 16

Challenges · Rose Garden Thinlits · Rose Wonder · The Artful Stampers Challenge · Watercolouring

Pootlers and Artful Stampers Blog Hop

Today, I am privileged to be participating in a joint blog hop with Pootlers from the UK and our own Artful Stampers. There is no specific theme, so I have created a couple of variations on a theme with watercolouring using the Rose Wonder Stamp Set and matching Rose Garden Thinlits. For the first card: Stamp… Continue reading Pootlers and Artful Stampers Blog Hop

Birthdays · Dry Embossing · Heat Embossing · May Flowers Framelits · Rose Wonder · Tags & Labels Framelits · Tin of Tags · Woodland

Tin of Tags Woodland Copper May Flowers

I made this card for a special birthday for a dear friend. Unfortunately, the photograph doesn't do the card justice. I find it difficult to photograph the foil without a lot of reflection. Tips: Emboss a piece of Very Vanilla cardstock with the Woodland TIEF. Attach the embossed piece to a layer of Copper Foil. Add… Continue reading Tin of Tags Woodland Copper May Flowers

Birthdays · Corner Rounder Punch · Dry Debossing · Emboss Resist · Heat Embossing · Leaflets Framelits · Masculine · Rose Wonder · Tags & Labels Framelits · Vintage Leaves · Woodland

Vintage Leaves Copper Cake

This month, my classes are based on heat embossing. For a small effort, you can get a big WOW factor. Here is a another card using heat embossing. This time, the embossing has been done in copper and then the images sponged with ink (Emboss Resist technique). To make it: Stamp leaves and sentiment on pieces of… Continue reading Vintage Leaves Copper Cake