Challenges · Fancy Fold · Life is Beautiful · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Spotlight

Pocket Fancy Fold Card for the Splitcoaststampers Sketch Challenge

An old favourite fancy fold for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers this week. The sketch .... My card ... I coloured in one of the peonies with Stampin' Blends - a spotlight effectSupplies:Stamp Set: Life is BeautifulCardstock: Gorgeous Grape, Purple Posy, Whisper White, Peony Garden DSPInk: Gorgeous Grape, Stampin' Blends: Purple Posy, Just JadeAccessories: Detailed… Continue reading Pocket Fancy Fold Card for the Splitcoaststampers Sketch Challenge

Botanical Prints · Spotlight

Spotlight Colouring on Designer Series Paper for a Quick and Easy Card

What do you do when you don't like the background colour of the Designer Series Paper but really like the pattern? Colour it with Stampin' Blends to change the background and highlight part of the image. Here is the original DSP. ... and here is what I did with it The original background colour of… Continue reading Spotlight Colouring on Designer Series Paper for a Quick and Easy Card

Alcohol Markers · Free As A Bird · Layering Ovals · Rectangle Stitched Framelits · Spotlight · Stampin' Blends · Tutorials · Well Said

Free As A Bird with FREE PDF

Today's FREE PDF uses the Spotlight Technique with some of the new Bird Ballad Designer Series Paper. Tips: Die cut three different size circles from the DSP. Placement will depend on the pattern.Die cut three scallop circles with Soft Suede cardstock and attach to the DSP circles.Attach DSP to Soft Suede card front and add… Continue reading Free As A Bird with FREE PDF

Eastern Beauty · Feathery Friends · Layering Circles · Quick and Easy Cards · Spotlight

Quick and Easy Cards with Stampin’ Up! Feathery Friends

Today I am showcasing another of the great Host Sets from the Annual Catalogue - Feathery Friends. This set has 8 outline stamps, perfect for colouring and is great for quick and easy cards. Tips: The card base is Thick Very Vanilla, with a layer of Garden Green and the art panel on Very Vanilla.… Continue reading Quick and Easy Cards with Stampin’ Up! Feathery Friends

Blendabilities · Spotlight · Sweetbriar Rose · Techniques · Tutorials

Technique Tuesday: Spotlight

This month's technique is Spotlight. As the name suggests, this puts the spotlight on a small portion of the image by colouring that part and leaving the rest as an outline. Stamp full outline image. I used Sweetbriar Rose.  Stamp the portion of the image that you are going to spotlight on a scrap piece. Decide… Continue reading Technique Tuesday: Spotlight