Category: Thumping

Monochromatic Dynamic Duos Week

Monochromatic Dynamic Duos Week

Always Artichoke and Certainly Celery are the monochromatic colours for this week's Dynamic Duos challenge. Whilst I believe you can never have too much green, I thought I would start with a Naturals White card base for this one. I reverse masked some of the Sizzlits Little Leaves in Certainly Celery to provide some background … Continue reading Monochromatic Dynamic Duos Week

Faux Patina

Patina - you know that greenish or bluish look that old metal and timber gets. This is the technique challenge on Splitcoaststampers today. I am trying to achieve that bluish green gray look that timber gets when left outdoors for a long time. I started by inking the Stripes EF with Sahara Sand and then … Continue reading Faux Patina

Framed Tulips Square Tree

I have had my Framed Tulips Textured Embossing Folder for a while now, and have been checking out other blogs for inspiration. The folder usually produces a rectangular frame. Here, I have turned it into a square. Unfortunately, I can't find the link of where I saw this great card that I have CASED. If … Continue reading Framed Tulips Square Tree

Acrylic Block Backgrounds

Acrylic Block Backgrounds

I have seen lots of cards made by inking an acrylic block to use as a background. Today, I thought I would try it out on this CAS one layer card. Recipe: Cardstock: Whisper White Ink: Crumb Cake, Old Olive Stamps: Lovely As A Tree, Party This Way Accessories: Corner Rounder Technique: Acrylic Block After … Continue reading Acrylic Block Backgrounds