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Artful Stampers Team Challenge Blackberry Lagoon

The theme for the Artful Stampers Team Challenge Blog Hop this week is Final Farewell. That is, to use products that will be retiring tomorrow. I have taken all five of the In Colors that will retire: Blackberry Bliss, Hello Honey, Lost Lagoon, Mossy Meadow, and Tangelo Twist, and combined them with Swallowtail, Sassy Salutations and the Striped… Continue reading Artful Stampers Team Challenge Blackberry Lagoon

Crayon Resist · Curvy Corner Trio Punch · Rose Wonder · Sassy Salutations · Sponging · Sweetbriar Rose

Sweetbriar Rose Crayon Resist

I showcased some Crayon Resist cards recently. Today, I am going to show another example, and compare it to Chalk Marker Resist. Here is the Crayon Resist .... ... and here are a couple using the Stampin' Chalk Marker instead of a crayon. When using the Chalk Marker, it is important to allow it time… Continue reading Sweetbriar Rose Crayon Resist

Best Thoughts · Birthdays · Brick Wall TIEF · Challenges · Corner Rounder Punch · Crayon Resist · Dry Embossing · Sassy Salutations · Sponging · The Artful Stampers Challenge

Artful Stampers Team Challenge Navy Taupe Birthday

Alisa has provided us with a Sketch for the Artful Stampers Team Challenge Blog Hop this week. I used the Crayon Resist technique and a sponged embossed background. Here it is .... How I created it: The base of Night of Navy was embossed with the Brick Wall TIEF. I then 'swiped the Stazon Cotton White ink pad over it.… Continue reading Artful Stampers Team Challenge Navy Taupe Birthday

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In The Meadow Dijon Flowers

This is the third in my clean and simple In The Meadow series. I added a 1 cm strip of Delightful Dijon cardstock down the left hand side of a Thick Whisper White card base. I stamped the background image from You've Got This with Soft Sky. The flowers were then stamped with Early Espresso and coloured… Continue reading In The Meadow Dijon Flowers

Birthdays · Challenges · In The Meadow · LiveLoveCards.com · Sassy Salutations · You've Got This

In The Meadow Mossy Deer

Today's card used the same design as my last post. It is a another clean and simple, almost one layer card using In the Meadow stamp set from the Occasions Catalogue. I am going to enter this for the February livelovecards.com challenge too. I added a 1 cm strip of Mossy Meadow cardstock down the left hand side… Continue reading In The Meadow Mossy Deer

Challenges · Clean and Simple · In The Meadow · LiveLoveCards.com · Masculine · Sassy Salutations · Watercolour Wash · Watercolouring

In the Meadow Lost Lagoon

Here is a clean and simple, almost one layer card using In the Meadow stamp set from the Occasions Catalogue. It is my entry for this month's livelovecards.com challenge which is to create a masculine card. I added a 1 cm strip of Lost Lagoon cardstock down the left hand side of a Thick Whisper… Continue reading In the Meadow Lost Lagoon