Monday, January 29, 2018

Non-traditional Valentine Colors

And why not a Calypso Coral and Gold Valentine?!!! I sure do love the Painted With Love designer series paper from the Occasions catalog so that's where my color palette started for a non-traditional Valentine color challenge I'm playing along with. And I decided to put my sewing machine to work too -- I love the zig zag detail.

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Triple Time Stamping

A fun technique that brings such fun results is Triple Time Stamping. Check out THIS VIDEO by my upline, Lynn Dunn, for directions. I cheated and used a background about quick and easy. I made several cards using different colors buy my favorite is this one, Lemon Lime Twist ink and black cardstock mats. The only pop of color is the Berry Burst butterfly from a Paper Pumpkin kit. Think I'll have to make a few more of these!!!

Here are the measurements:
Card Base (black) - 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 scored at 4 1/4
Mats (black) - 4 1/2 x 3 1/4
                        3 1/2 x 2 1/4

White cardstock
                       5 1/4 x 4
                       4 1/4 x 3
                       3 1/4 x 2

And here are the supplies used:

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Friday, January 19, 2018

Love You

Boy the days sure do get away from me!! I've been creating, just not bloggin'!! Well here's a card for a Valentine's Day challenge. I can't get enough of that Painted With Love Specialty Designer Series Paper! So much so that I ordered another pack of it today!! I can't believe I got the whole card made then realized I never created a banner with the gold glimmer paper!!! I really am losing it!!! Haha! Anyway, all the supplies for this card are listed below. If you're interested in any of the products, just click on the picture and you will be taken directly to my store. Have fun shopping!

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Monday, January 15, 2018

Quick & Easy Birthday Card Video

Yes, I posted this card last week. Well now I've made a video about it and how following a simple sketch can help you create over a dozen cards, quick and easy! Just follow THIS LINK to my YouTube video and give it a thumbs up if you like it!!

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Masculine Birthday Card

Here's my masculine birthday card for the challenge to create both  masculine and feminine birthday cards using the same stamp set. Like I said in yesterday's post, I took full advantage of pattern paper and a simple birthday sentiment as I was short on time!! Here's a listing of all the supplies. And don't forget, Sale-a-bration is going on!! Get free product with your qualifying order!!!

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Sunday, January 7, 2018

Feminine Birthday Card

I was busy the past couple of days getting ready for stamp camp -- and boy was it fun!! They made 3 cards and a Valentine treat box. Fun, fun, fun!! I was able to sneak in a Facebook challenge before the deadline - make a feminine and masculine birthday card using the same stamp set. Well I totally cheated, relying on pattern paper and a happy birthday sentiment. Obviously this is the feminine version. I'll post the masculine one later. Check out all the supplies I used and if you're interested, click on a product below to go directly to my store. Happy shopping!!

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