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Polished Stone Background for Silhouette Images

Here is another example of the Polished Stone technique. This one uses vibrant colours to create the perfect background for a silhouette. Tips: This technique creates the look of polished stone on a glossy background. Put a small amount of rubbing alcohol onto a cotton ball.Add two or three drops of a light coloured reinker… Continue reading Polished Stone Background for Silhouette Images

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Polished Stone Background with Sheltering Tree

Here is an example of the Polished Stone technique that participants made in a recent class. Tips: This technique creates the look of polished stone on a glossy background. Put a small amount of rubbing alcohol onto a cotton ball.Add two or three drops of a light coloured reinker and then add a drop or… Continue reading Polished Stone Background with Sheltering Tree

Christmas · Everyday Label Punch · Polished Stone · Quick and Easy Cards · Snowflake Sentiments · Softly Falling TIEF · Swirly Snowflakes Thinlits

Christmas with Snowflake Sentiments

Snowflake Sentiments has some great large sentiments and cute snowflake images. What is even better is that the Swirly Snowflakes Thinlits Dies are the perfect combination. Tips: Look at those cute little Silver Foil embellishments. These and the dots along the top and bottom of the art panel are all from the Swirly Snowflakes Thinlits… Continue reading Christmas with Snowflake Sentiments

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Polished Stone Technique with Garden in Bloom

Today I have another card using one of my favourite techniques - Polished Stone on Glossy White cardstock. Tips: Stamp the Wild Wasabi card base with the leaf image from Garden in Bloom to create a tone on tone effect. Use the Polished Stone technique with Wild Wasabi, Wisteria Wonder and Elegant Eggplant inks on… Continue reading Polished Stone Technique with Garden in Bloom

Challenges · Polished Stone · Rose Garden Thinlits · Rose Wonder

Colour Combination Challenge 16

As part of the new catalogue release, Stampin' Up! provided us with a set of colour combinations to use with the new In Colors. Each Wednesday, I post a combination as a challenge on my Facebook Page, and on Saturday I post my project for the combination. This was a recent colour combination. And here… Continue reading Colour Combination Challenge 16

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Colour Combination Challenge 13

As part of the new catalogue release, Stampin' Up! provided us with a set of colour combinations to use with the new In Colors. Each Wednesday, I post a combination as a challenge on my Facebook Page, and on Saturday I post my project for the combination. This was a recent colour combination. And here… Continue reading Colour Combination Challenge 13