Today I thought I would try some 2 step stamping, something I haven't done much of recently. I borrowed a couple of my sister's sets [thanks Helen] to really get out of my comfort zone. Here are a few samples: For the recipes, check out my birthday gallery. Enjoy
My niece Amanda gave birth to a beautiful little girl, Jaslyn late last week. Jaslyn was in such a hurry to arrive in the world that she was delivered by Amanda's sister, Sally. Welcome Jaslyn - a little sister for Elishia and Ambrose. To mark the special occasion, I tried a new technique called Buckle … Continue reading Welcome Jaslyn
Today I have put together a couple of cards that could be used for masculine celebrations. I can't take all the glory as I used some of the great ideas from the current Stampin' Up! Idea Book and Catalogue. This first card is made with So Saffron as the base. It has then been layered … Continue reading Cards for ‘Boys’
I am back again with more birthday cards. This is a selection of some different card styles that I have been trying out. This first one uses the crayon resist technique. It is quite a stunning effect, but unfortunately, difficult to photograph. These next two use what I call a 4 fold accordian card style. I am … Continue reading Birthdays are popular
I am continuing to have lots of fun with the Tilda images. Today I have prepared 2 cards using Tilda with Flowers. The first one uses some of the new Stampin' Up! DSP. I had to manually cut the oval - oh to get those Nestabilities that are on my wish list! Cardstock: Blue Bayou, … Continue reading My very own Magnolias [continued] and much more!