Tag: Handmade Greeting Cards

Easy Collage style card using Quiet Meadow and Very Versailles

Easy Collage style card using Quiet Meadow and Very Versailles

Quiet Meadow and Very Versailles stamp sets have great images to create a collage style card. The images are created on the front of the Thick Very Vanilla card base using first and second generation stamping to build up the look of layers.Use two of the Stitched Rectangles Dies with a piece of Crumb Cake … Continue reading Easy Collage style card using Quiet Meadow and Very Versailles

Pink for Christmas

Pink for Christmas

What do you think about non-traditional colours for Christmas? The Whimsy & Wonder Specialty Designer Series Paper uses Polished Pink, Blushing Bride, Mossy Meadow, Mint Macaron, Misty Moonlight and some Iridescent colours. They create beautiful Christmas projects. Here is a sample of the papers. Click on the picture to go to my online shop. A … Continue reading Pink for Christmas

Wrinkle Free Distress Technique with Shaded Summer flowers

Wrinkle Free Distress Technique with Shaded Summer flowers

Today I have used the Wrinkle Free Distress Technique on watercolor paper. The background panel was created with the Wrinkle Free Distress Technique:Add some drops of reinkers and shimmer paint (or Wink of Stella) to a craft sheet.Spritz with water until the inks start to bead.Dip watercolor paper (or shimmery white cardstock or Basic White … Continue reading Wrinkle Free Distress Technique with Shaded Summer flowers

Paper Pumpkin Expressions in Ink

Paper Pumpkin Expressions in Ink

The beautiful Expressions in Ink Paper Pumpkin Kit is now available. About the kit:Contains enough supplies to create nine cards and coordinating envelopes.Includes an exclusive stamp set and two Classic Stampin’ Spots - Bumblebee and Evening Evergreen.Features colours from our 2020–2022 and 2021–2023 In Color collections!Coordinates with products from our Expressions in Ink Suite. Click … Continue reading Paper Pumpkin Expressions in Ink

Sailing Home Watercolor Yachts

Sailing Home Watercolor Yachts

Here is another WOW background created with Water Painters and reinkers. Add some waves and die cut yachts for a quick and easy card. Take a piece of Shimmery White cardstock and use a Water Painter with Pacific Point reinker to create the sky. Use Pool Party reinker for the sea and Mossy Meadow reinker … Continue reading Sailing Home Watercolor Yachts

Dry Embossing on Vellum

Dry Embossing on Vellum

In previous posts I have shown how beautiful the Pretty Flowers Embossing Folder works on Shimmer Vellum. Today I have used it on plain vellum cardstock. As you can see in the above photo the embossing creates an amazing effect on vellum.Supplies:Stamp Set: Artistically InkedCardstock: Misty Moonlight, Very Vanilla, VellumInk: Misty Moonlight, Polished Pink, Fresh … Continue reading Dry Embossing on Vellum