Chalkboard · Challenges · Elegant Dots TIEF · Hearth & Home Framelits · Perfect Pennants · Petite Petals Punch · The Artful Stampers Challenge

Artful Stampers Team Challenge Chalkboard Pirouette

Alisa has provided us with a Chalkboard theme for the Artful Stampers Team Challenge Blog Hop this week. I used Perfect Pennants and the Hearth & Home Framelits for my inspiration. Here it is .... How I created it: The base of Basic Black has a layer of Pink Pirouette DSP. I cut it and turned part of it over… Continue reading Artful Stampers Team Challenge Chalkboard Pirouette

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

Chalkboard · Deco Labels Framelits · Simply Sketched · Splitcoaststampers Challenge

Simply Sketched Black Bird

The Simply Sketched Hostess stamp set is very versatile as you will see over the next few days, and by checking out my previous posts. Today, I am using it to create a Chalkboard effect. I stamped the bird image in Whisper White Craft ink on Basic Black and then cut it out using one… Continue reading Simply Sketched Black Bird

Apothecary Art · Chalkboard

Artichoke Chalkboard

The chalkboard technique is everywhere at the moment. Some of the images I have seen were done on a green chalkboard. That really brought back memories of early schooling. My version uses Always Artichoke for the chalkboard, sponged with Whisper White Craft Ink and the Apothecary Art images heat embossed with white embossing powder. To… Continue reading Artichoke Chalkboard

Chalkboard · Field Flowers · Heat Embossing · Sassy Salutations

Field Flowers Chalkboard

One of the most popular trends today is to use a chalkboard effect. There are a number of different ways to achieve this. In the past, I have always used pastels as my medium. Today I have used White EP and Whisper White Craft Ink to achieve the look. Firstly, I stamped the images from… Continue reading Field Flowers Chalkboard