Category: Stampin’ Blends

More Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

More Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

I have previously posted examples of the Blended Alcohol Background here. Today I have another 2 cards using the technique with dry embossing. Once again, thanks so much to Patty Bennett a US Stampin' Up! demonstrator for the inspiration. To ensure that the colours of the background and image do not 'muddy' each other, blend … Continue reading More Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

I have previously posted examples of the Blended Alcohol Background here. Today I am taking it a step further by dry embossing the vellum before using the technique. I have 2 cards today and will have another 2 cards in next Sunday's post. Thanks so much to Patty Bennett a US Stampin' Up! demonstrator for … Continue reading Blended Alcohol Background with Dry Embossing

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

Daisy Garden After the Storm

Daisy Garden After the Storm

My project today is to use After The Storm and Daisy Garden stamp sets. On this card the daisies have been coloured with Stampin' Blends alcohol markers in shades of Daffodil Delight, Highland Heather and Granny Apple Green. The sky is Balmy Blue and the clouds and rain are in Smoky Slate. Here is a … Continue reading Daisy Garden After the Storm

Masculine Card for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Masculine Card for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

I have used the Sailing Home stamp set and coordinating dies for the Sketch Challenge at splitcoaststampers.com this week. The sketch .... My card .... Tips: I used second generation stamping (for all but one image) on the rope with Sahara Sand ink on Sahara Sand cardstock.The images were stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black on … Continue reading Masculine Card for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers

Embossing and Colouring with Free PDF

Embossing and Colouring with Free PDF

Today, I have a free PDF on how to create a WOW look with an embossing folder and some Stampin' Blends alcohol markers. You may think that you have already seen this card. Really, you haven't! When I created the earlier card here, I actually cut a ¼ sheet of A4, embossed it and coloured … Continue reading Embossing and Colouring with Free PDF