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Technique Tuesday: Trifold Shutter Card

This month's technique is a Trifold Shutter Card. Don't be put off when you see the pictures. 🙂 I apologise for the quality of these photos as the weather is playing havoc with my lighting. This is what a finished card looks like from the front. .... and this is looking from the side. It is… Continue reading Technique Tuesday: Trifold Shutter Card

Deco Labels Framelits · Fancy Fold · Good Greetings · Masculine · The Open Sea · Z Fold · Z Fold Swing

Open Sea Typeset Marina

Another fancy fold today. This one is a Z-fold with part of the die cut out. My base card of Marina Mist was stamped with the log image from The Open Sea using matching ink. A piece of Typeset DSP was added to the right hand side. The die cut shape is from the Deco… Continue reading Open Sea Typeset Marina

Acrylic Block Background · Bitty Banners Framelits · Challenges · Chevron TIEF · Creative Crew Challenge · Dry Embossing · Magical Masking · Oval Framelits · Simply Sketched · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Teeny Tiny Sentiments · The Open Sea · World Map

Creative Crew May 2014 Challenge 1

I know that I have been rather quiet lately on the blog front. This is because I have been working on my projects for the latest Splitcoaststampers Creative Crew Challenges. Yes, I am very pleased to announce that I have been asked to join the team again for the May - August challenges. The first… Continue reading Creative Crew May 2014 Challenge 1

Dry Embossing · Faux Silk · Masculine · The Open Sea · Woodgrain TIEF

Masculine Faux Silk

I had so much fun making the faux silk card and tutorial the other day that I thought I would see how the technique would work on a masculine card. I went straight for the Open Sea images which are perfect for any masculine card. The base card of Cherry Cobbler was put through the… Continue reading Masculine Faux Silk

Apothecary Art · Birthdays · Labels Framelits · Masculine · Small Talk · Speckled · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · The Open Sea

Open Sea Marina Sand

Another masculine birthday card. This one uses Sahara Sand for the base. Marina Mist and Whisper White layers were cut with Labels Framelits. I ripped a piece of scrap paper and used the Speckled Jumbo Wheel with Sahara Sand ink to create a sandy beach. I then sponged the sea in Marina Mist, and the… Continue reading Open Sea Marina Sand

Birthdays · Circles #2 · Party This Way · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · The Open Sea

Open Sea Mustard Hexagons

Back again with another Dare to Get Dirty challenge from Splitcoaststampers. Hexagons are another of the latest crazes in papercrafting today. They are perfect for all types of occasions. Today, I have used some Twitterpated DSP with a hexagon pattern, layered on a base of More Mustard. Some images from The Open Sea and a… Continue reading Open Sea Mustard Hexagons