Monthly Archives: March 2012

Simply Soft…with Pastels

When I use pastels (chalk), I usually stamp my image with Versamark but decided to try something different. I actually stamped the images in Stazon Jet Black Ink. Then, I lightly went over the images with a white gel pen…and … Continue reading

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Monochromatic Mother’s Day Card

I know it’s early to be thinking about Mother’s Day, but it will be here before you know it. Better to be prepared, right? It’s been so warm here in Virginia lately that it already feels like early May…so I … Continue reading

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Dinosaur..black & white

I’ve been making lots of black & white cards lately. Here is one I did for a little boy: I think it really makes those dinosaur images stand out. What do you think? Stampin’ Supplies: -Dinoroar Stamp Set -Punches: Extra … Continue reading

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Pink Happiest Birthday

Just wanted to share a quick card: This card has wet & dry embossing…love both techniques. I think this turned out to be a very feminine card…soft & pretty. Stamping Supplies: -Apothecary Art Stamp Set -Versamark -Black Stazon -Subtles Watercolor … Continue reading

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More Punch Art…

Remember my little bunny… I thought she was kind of lonely and needed some friends. I created some punch art friends to join her in the Easter basket….Take a look at these cuties: Aren’t they just the cutest…Love punch art. … Continue reading

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Black and White Cards…

I decided to make some black and white cards… This one is made using the Fresh Vintage stamp set that is free during Stampin’ Up’s Sale-A-Bration promo:  This card came together so quickly. I just stamped all the images in … Continue reading

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Butterfly Happiness

I wanted to make a fun card to brighten up a friend’s day so I decided to use the 2011-2013 Stampin’ Up In-Colors. They are just so bright and cheery to me…creating a card with these colors makes me smile. … Continue reading

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Easter Basket

Hi all, Here are the directions to put together the Easter basket from my post yesterday. These are the basic instructions for putting together a basket like this. I chose this particular size because I wanted to be able to … Continue reading

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Easter Wishes

Easter is a little earlier this year..early April. I am trying to think of fun and unique baskets to make for the kids in the family. Hopefully the weather will be nice this year so that they can play outside … Continue reading

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Birthday Wishes…

Birthday card I made for my mother-in-law a while back that I just wanted to post a picture of. It was made using Non-SU products except the Very Vanilla Seam binding ribbon…the sentiment may be from a SU set…can’t remember.

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Enchanted by You

I am a total paper hoarder…total paper addict. Is there a group to support such an addiction? I never want to use up any of the pretty papers. I finally created a card using a lot of DSP, maybe half … Continue reading

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