Category: Blending Brushes

Quick and easy step cards for Christmas

Quick and easy step cards for Christmas

Today I have a couple of quick and easy step cards for Christmas. The idea came from Wendy Cranford and I have adjusted the measurements to suit our metric cardstock. Thank you so much for the inspiration Wendy. This card uses Fresh Freesia cardstock and Penguin Playmates Designer Series Paper. This card uses Real Red … Continue reading Quick and easy step cards for Christmas

Reverse Masking with Prized Peony

Reverse Masking with Prized Peony

Sorry about the delay with this one - it was due to be posted on Sunday. This is all about masking. This card uses both masking and reverse masking.Start with the reverse masking:Stamp the focal image in the centre of a Basic White cardstock layer.Die cut masking paper with the die that matches the image.Place … Continue reading Reverse Masking with Prized Peony

Rainbow and Masking with Nature’s Harvest

Rainbow and Masking with Nature’s Harvest

A quick and easy card using masking and Blending Brushes. Create a quick and easy card by stamping an image in the centre of a piece of Basic White cardstock. Mask it and use Blending Brushes and inks to create a rainbow effect. Attach to a Granny Apple Green card base, add a sentiment and … Continue reading Rainbow and Masking with Nature’s Harvest

Poppin’ Pastels Technique with Tasteful Touches Flowers

Poppin’ Pastels Technique with Tasteful Touches Flowers

Today's technique is an oldie but a goodie. The Poppin' Pastels Technique has been around for a very long time and is coming back into vogue. One of the new products in the current Annual Catalogue is the set of Soft Pastels. I do not have them, but luckily I still have the original Stampin’ … Continue reading Poppin’ Pastels Technique with Tasteful Touches Flowers

Sweet Strawberries to welcome Spring

Sweet Strawberries to welcome Spring

These Sweet Strawberry cards were the basis of a recent class. They are fresh and bright just in time to welcome Spring. Card 1: This Mint Macaron card is quick and easy to put together:Stamp the floral branch three times on Mint Macaron cardstock using Shaded Spruce ink.Color the flowers using a White Stampin' Chalk … Continue reading Sweet Strawberries to welcome Spring

Baby Cards using Baby Pull Toys

Baby Cards using Baby Pull Toys

I have some cute baby cards today. These were made using a retired set called Baby Pull Toys. Click on an image to see it in more detail. Card 1 - elephant Supplies:Stamp Set: Baby Pull ToysCardstock: Petal Pink, Basic WhiteInk: Memento Tuxedo Black, Petal PinkAccessories: Checks & Dots EF, Layering Circles Dies, Whisper White … Continue reading Baby Cards using Baby Pull Toys