Birthdays · Emboss Resist · Heat Embossing · High Tide · Watercolor Wishes

High Tide Celebrate Marina Mist

Did you enjoy the one layer card that my sister Helen created using the new High Tide stamp set? Here is another one that she has created, this time using the Emboss Resist technique. Tips: The lighthouse and the surrounds were stamped with Versamark and then heat embossed with White Embossing Powder and sponged with Marina… Continue reading High Tide Celebrate Marina Mist

Dry Embossing · Floral Affection TIEF · Oval Framelits · Sparkle TIEF · Sponging · Watercolor Wishes

Watercolor Wishes Navy Macaron

Today, I have finally used the Floral Affection TIEF that I have had sitting on my desk for the past 5 months! Some hints: Embossing the card base adds texture without extra layers. Markers are a great way to add WOW to your embossed images. Sponge a doily to match the colour scheme for your… Continue reading Watercolor Wishes Navy Macaron

Awesomely Artistic · Brick Wall TIEF · Challenges · Dry Embossing · Hearth & Home Framelits · Large Oval Punch · Sponging · The Artful Stampers Challenge · Watercolor Wishes

Artful Stampers Team Challenge Rose Slate

It is a colour combination for the Artful Stampers Team Challenge Blog Hop this week. This is what I have made .... How I created it: A leaf image from Awesomely Artistic was randomly stamped with Mint Macaron on a base of Smoky Slate. The base was then embossed with the Brick Wall TIEF and sponged with Smoky Slate ink.… Continue reading Artful Stampers Team Challenge Rose Slate

Classes · Collage · Corner Rounder Punch · Extra Large Oval Punch · Scallop Oval Punch · Timeless Textures · Vintage · Watercolor Wishes

Timeless Textures Soft Pirouette

A soft feminine collage style card using Timeless Textures from the Occasions Catalogue. Pink Pirouette and Soft Suede are perfect companions for this card. It was the final card for this month's classes. Supplies used: Cardstock: Pink Pirouette, Soft Suede, Very Vanilla Ink: Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Pink Pirouette Stamps: Timeless Textures, Watercolor Wishes Accessories: Extra Large… Continue reading Timeless Textures Soft Pirouette

Challenges · Clean and Simple · The Artful Stampers Challenge · Timeless Textures · Watercolor Wishes

Artful Stampers Team Challenge Rose Thoughts

It is a colour combination for the Artful Stampers Team Challenge Blog Hop this week. I was going through my stash of card stock recently and came across a pack of Whisper White Notecards and Envelopes. I had completely forgotten about them. They are a great and economical way to quickly put together a set of gift cards. I… Continue reading Artful Stampers Team Challenge Rose Thoughts

Botanical Blooms · Botanical Builder Framelits · Promotions · Sale-a-bration · Watercolor Wishes

Botanical Blooms Mint Taupe

Today I am again using the Botanical Blooms Stamp Set and matching Botanical Builder Framelits from the Occasions Catalogue. I have used the other piece of the card from the Memories in the Making Project Life Specialty Card Collection (a FREE item from the Sale-A-Bration catalogue) that was left when I cut that pretty edge from… Continue reading Botanical Blooms Mint Taupe