Thursday, February 15, 2018

Cards for teenagers

The stamp set show cased here is Epic Celebrations free in the Sale-a-bration brochure if you spend $110. Great stamp set for the teenagers in your life.Both cards I have cased with some minor changes.Teenagers are into Converses.

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Friday, January 19, 2018

Cards made with Brusho crystals

Yesterday i had a play with a new product in the Occasions catalogue called Brush Crystals. These are watercolour ink crystals that when mixed with water gives your paper a washed look or can make interesting patterns. You can sprinkle the crystals directly onto your watercolour paper or shimmer paper and then add water with a spritz or aqua painter or you can water wash your paper first then sprinkle the crystals on and watch the colours burst.I tried both techniques with varying results.Their are five different colours in the package;red, orange,green,blue and yellow.
The cards I have made I cased from other demonstrators and some have been changed .
The first card shown I cased off Leonie Schroeder but she hadn't used the brusho crystals for her rectangular part.
I cased this card from SigridskreativeART seen here.
I haven't inked up this Up and Away stamp set for awhile so it was good to team it up with the Brusho colours.
This card I have cased from Libby Dyson seen here.She has made several cards with same layout using different embossing folders and colours. This card I sprinkled the colours on and then blended them with aqua painter then embossed with the brick folder.

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Cute Bunnie card

This cute teddy is made from a stamp set in the latest Occasions catalogue. It involves a three step stamping process. The Designer paper is from a new 6x6 paper stack called Picture Perfect. This paper stack has designed images and the other side has photographic imagery of food and party items.
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Saturday, January 6, 2018

Tutti Frutti mini cards

Kids are away so today has been my first day to play with some of the new product from the latest Occasions catalogue. The dsp used on these cards called Tutti Frutti doesnt need much else added to them to make cute cards.The words come from Sweet Cupcake stamp set. I was inspired to make these cards from Angela Meritze Reid.You can view her cards here.
My cards are made big enough to fit into the pizza boxes that have carried over from the last mini catalogue.
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Whisper White Thick Baker's Twine
Whisper White Thick Baker's Twine
Night Of Navy Solid Baker's Twine
Night Of Navy Solid Baker's Twine
Blushing Bride Baker's Twine
Blushing Bride Baker's Twine