Beauty & Joy · Christmas · In the Woods Dies · Magic Stencilling · Merry Christmas to All · Rectangle Stitched Framelits

Magic Stencilling for Christmas

Today I have a new technique (for me) known as magic stencilling. This is a really simple technique.Use a sponge or the direct to paper method with Seaside Spray ink on a piece of Shimmery White cardstock. (The darker the ink, the better this technique will work.)Take one of the Basic Pattern Decorative Masks (I… Continue reading Magic Stencilling for Christmas

Christmas · Classes · Country Floral 3D EF · Dry Embossing · Layered Leaves 3D EF · Magnolia Blooms · Swirls & Curls EF · Tin Tile 3D EF

Christmas Cards with Magnolia Blooms

In a recent class, participants made Christmas cards using non-traditional images. This is a quick and easy way of creating a batch of cards.All of these cards have been stamped, coloured and then embossed before being added to the card base. Measurements:Card base: 21cm x 14.8cm scored at 10.5cm (8½" x 5½" scored at 4¼")Whisper… Continue reading Christmas Cards with Magnolia Blooms

Beauty & Joy · Embedded Embossing · Inlaid Embossing · Rectangle Stitched Framelits · Stylish Scroll EF · Tutorials · Wild Rose Dies

FREE PDF with Beauty & Joy

Today I have a FREE tutorial for you using the Beauty & Joy stamp set. It will be in the Holiday Catalogue going live on 4 September. The images in this stamp set are the new DistINKtive style. This means that when you stamp you get a layered effect with the one image. To get… Continue reading FREE PDF with Beauty & Joy

Beauty & Joy · Challenges · Christmas · Layering Circles · Splitcoaststampers Challenge · Sponging

Beauty & Joy for the Sketch Challenge

This week I have a sneak peek of an upcoming stamp set and Designer Series Paper for the Sketch Challenge at Splitcoaststampers. Click on the link to find out more about the challenge. Here is the sketch ... ... and here is my card. Tips: This beautiful paper is from the Feels Like Frost Specialty… Continue reading Beauty & Joy for the Sketch Challenge