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Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Triangle box - All About Christmas Jumbo Wheel

Instructions: Fold a piece of A5 card in half and score. Now mark the centre on both each end of the card. Score from the centre mark to the folded score line on all 4 quarters of card. Fold up to make a box shape. Punch sides together with horizontal slot punch. Tie up with a ribbon.

Here is a link for instructions from Splitcoast.

Stamp Used: All about Christmas jumbo wheel
Card: Ruby Red, whisper white.
Ink: Ruby Red
Accessories: horizontal slot punch, tag punch, whisper white taffeta ribbon

Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Double resist technique

Stamp Set: ocean commotion
Card: glossy white, whisper white, taken with teal
Inks: versamark, taken with teal, tempting turquoise, elegant eggplant
Accessories: brayer, white embossing powder, taken with teal marker

Stamp Set: polka dot punches, embrace life
Card: whisper white, tempting turquoise, certainly celery, groovy guava
Ink: tempting turquoise, certainly celery, groovy guava
Accessories: 5 petal flower punch, scallop circle punch, 1 1/4" circle punch, word window punch

Gift Card holder

Stamp Set: friendly flowers
Card: pumpkin pie, taken with teal, bali breeze dsp
Ink: taken with teal
Accessories: scallop circle punch, 1 1/4" circle punch

I found this great tutorial on Dawn's blog.

Monday, December 15, 2008

Joy Fold - Wintergreen

Stamp Set
: merry merry stamp set
Card: ceertainly celery, whisper white, soft sky,
Ink: certainly celery, soft sky, versamark
Accessories: dazzling diamonds glitter, heat & stick powder

Friday, December 5, 2008

Live Your Dream Part 2

Stamp Sets: live your dream
Card: whisper white, soft sky, afternoon tea dsp
Ink: chocolate chip, soft sky
Accessories; 2 way glue, dazzling diamonds glitter

Live Your Dream

Stamp Set: live your dream, it's your birthday
Card: whisper white, chocolage chip, afternoon tea dsp
Ink: Chocolate chip, soft sky
Accessories: 2 way glue, dazzling diamonds glitter, stamp-a-ma-jig

Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Petal Prints 2 step stamping

Stamp Set: petal prints

Card: rose red, whisper white

Ink: pretty in pink, rose red, chocolate chip, wild wasabi

This is a card we made in class at Bel Air Baptist Church Creative Card group. This was my friend, Sandy's card.

Thursday, November 27, 2008

Watercolouring on Vellum

Stamp Set: City of David, so swirly
Card: true tyme, marigold morning, cranberry crisp, vellum cardstock
Ink: Stazon, ruby red
Accessories: aqua painter, reinkers

Stamp Image on Vellum. Wait until dry. Turn over so image is facing down and use aqua painter and reinkers to colour image in.

Sunday, November 9, 2008

Triangle Trifold - Always Fall Flowers

Triangle Trifold Card:
Stamp Sets: always
Card: fall flowers dsp, soft sky, sahara sand, whisper white,
Ink: Soft sky, sahara sand
Accessories: ribbon

This is what it looks while it is open
This is what it looks like before you put on the layer on front.

The instructions for this are from Splitcoast Stampers.

Saturday, October 18, 2008

Bloomin with Beauty

A got this as a swap from a fellow demonstrator, Tracey.

Stamp Set: bloomin with beauty, always
Card: Brocade blue, chocolate chip, watercolour paper
Ink: stazon, lavender lace, versamark
Accessories: watercolour crayons - soft subtles, heat & stick powder, dazzling diamonds glitter, aqua painter

Friday, October 3, 2008

Z-Fold Petals and Paisley

Stamp Set: Polka dots and petals
Card: taken with teal, petals and paisley's dsp, whisper white, pretty in pink
Ink: Taken with teal
Accessories: 1 1/4" circle punch, scallop circle punch, slit punch

Joy Fold Card - Dashing - Season of Joy

Stamp Set: Season of Joy, merry merry (retired), fun & fast notes
Card: Dashing dsp, old olive, ruby red, whisper white
Inks: Old olive, ruby red
Accdessories: 2 way glue, dazzling diamonds glitter, slit punch, dimensionals

Sunday, September 21, 2008

Brocade Basics

Stamp Set: Brocade Basics
Card: groovy guava, wild wasabi, purely pomegranate
Inks: wild wasabi, purely pomegranate
Accessories: 1 1/4" circle punch, 1 3/8' circle punch, scallop circle punch

Wednesday, September 10, 2008

French Flair and Carte Postale

Stamp Set: French Flair, Carte Postale, warmest regards,
card: elegant eggplant, almost amethyst
Inks: perfect plum, whisper white
Accessories: ribbon, word window punch, white embossing powder

Stamp Set: french flair, carte postale, french script
Card: buckaroo blue, cool caribbean, whisper white
Ink: cool caribbean, buckaroo blue, versamark
Acccessories: embossing powder

Stamp Set: french flair, carte postale
Card: rose red, ballet blue, whisper white, basic black
Ink: versamark, basic black, pretty in pink
Accessories: silver embossing powder

Monday, September 1, 2008

A Little Bit of Happiness

Stamp Set: A Little Bit of Happiness
Card: not quite navy, At Home Simply Scrappin Kit (retired), whisper white, vellum cardstock
Ink: Yo yo yellow, not qite navy, pretty in pink, rose red, garden green, certainly celery
Accessories: Blender Pens

Sunday, August 31, 2008

My first ever workshop

Stamp Set: Heartfelt thanks, terrific tag (hostess)
Card: whisper white
green galore
real red
Inks: Real Red, Green Galore
Accessories: tag punch

Stamp Sets: simply said
Card: whisper white, basic blac, green galore, real red, tempting turquoise
Ink: real red, basic black, green galore, tempting turquoise
Accessories: blender pens

Stamp Set: Simply said, kindness wheel
Card: whisper white, basic black, yo yo yellow,
Ink: basic black, pixie pink
Accessories: blender pens, pastels

Saturday, August 30, 2008

Double Resist technique

Stamp Set: polka dots petals, polka dots paisley, birthday whimsy
Card: glossy white, whisper white, tempting turquoise, not quie navy
Inks: versamark, tempting turquoise, night of navy
Accessories: white embossing powder, brayer

Friday, August 22, 2008

Horizontal Pocket

Stamp Set; True Friend

: apple cider dsp, chocolate chip, river rock, very vanilla, wild wasabi

: chocolate chip, really rust, river rock

; scallop circle punch, slit punch, dimensionals

You can find the instructions on Splitcoast Stamping.

Thursday, August 7, 2008

Set Sail

Stamp Set: Set Sail, It's your birthday
Card: whisper white, not quite navy, sahara sand, non SU dsp
Ink: not quite navy, whisper white
Accessories, blender pens, Stampin Pastels

Wednesday, August 6, 2008

Garden Whimsy joy fold

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My first post is a Joy Fold card using Garden Whimsy. This set is so versatile.

All supplies by Stampin' Up!
Stamp Set: Garden Whimsy
: Pretty In Pink, Purely Pomegranate, Rose Red DSP
Ink: Purely Pomegranate

Friday, August 1, 2008

Spotlight Technique

Stamp Sets: bud basics, basics outline, it's your birthday

Card: wild wasabi, purely pomegranagte, whisper white

Inks: Basic black, purely pomegranate, wild wasabi, groovy guava

Accessories; 1 1/4" circle punch, 1 3/8" circle punch, blender pens

Natural Beauty Retiform technique

Stamp Set: natural beauty
Paper: tempting turquoise, glossy white
Inks: tempting turquoise, basic black, green galore
Accessories: sponges, post it notes

This is a fun technique, view it here on Splitcoast Stampers.