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Crinkled Chalk Technique for the Splitcoaststampers Sketch Challenge

For this week's Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers, I am using the Crinkled Chalk Technique. Click on the links for more information. The sketch ... My card .... The Crinkled Chalk Technique is a quick and easy way to create a diverse range of backgrounds. The original technique uses chalk inks, but you can use any… Continue reading Crinkled Chalk Technique for the Splitcoaststampers Sketch Challenge

Birthdays · Chalk Ink · Fancy Fold · Folded Corner Fancy Fold Card · Sassy Salutations · Stippled Blossoms

Stippled Blossoms Aquamarine Coral

I have used a fancy fold known as a Folded Corner Card for today's card. It involves a couple of strategically placed cuts on the front panel of the card which enables the top to be folded back on itself. A little adhesive under the folded corner holds it in place, and it is ready… Continue reading Stippled Blossoms Aquamarine Coral

Big Day · Birthdays · Chalk Ink · Chalkboard · Challenges · Hexagon Punch · Masculine · Sale-a-bration · The Artful Stampers Challenge

Artful Stampers Team Challenge Flashback Chalkboard Red

The Artful Stampers Team Challenge this week is a sketch. You may have arrived here from Anna Foster's blog. I have again used the new Colorbox Chalk Ink and Chalkboard Paper and for the first time the Big Day stamp set. The base card of Whisper White was layered with Flashback DSP, part of one… Continue reading Artful Stampers Team Challenge Flashback Chalkboard Red

Chalk Ink · Chalkboard · Deco Labels Framelits · Lotus Blossom · Promotions · Sale-a-bration

Weekly Deals 7 January 2015 and MORE

Not only do you have the weekly deals to tempt you this week, the Occasions Catalogue is now live and has some wonderful new products. On top of that, 2015 Sale-A-Bration is here. That means the for every $90 you spend [excluding postage and handling] you will earn a FREE product from the Sale-A-Bration brochure.… Continue reading Weekly Deals 7 January 2015 and MORE

Altering Framelit Size · Altering Punch Size · Chalk Ink · Deco Labels Framelits · Hey You · Techniques · Tutorials

Technique Tuesday: Altering the Size of a Framelit for layering

As part of my 2015 objectives, I am going to present a technique here on my blog on the first Tuesday of each month. Here is the first of hopefully many. If you have a particular technique you would like explained, please leave a comment or email me. ================ Have you ever wanted to use… Continue reading Technique Tuesday: Altering the Size of a Framelit for layering

Chalk Ink · Challenges · Large Scallop Edgelit · The Artful Stampers Challenge · Watercolor Thank You

Artful Stampers Team Challenge Crushed Bermuda Black

The first Monday of the new year sees a sketch for the Artful Stampers Team Challenge Hop. You may have arrived from the fabulous Alison Barclay's blog. I have turned the sketch 90° anticlockwise and have used the new Chalkboard Paper, Aquamarine and Yellow Citrus ColorBox Chalk Inks which will be available with the launch… Continue reading Artful Stampers Team Challenge Crushed Bermuda Black