Mountain Air Birthday Card

Have you see the Reversible stamps in the Stampin’ Up! Catalog?  One side of the stamp gives a solid, background image and when you turn the stamp over, you can stamp the detail image over the top of the background.  See video below. This card features the Mountain Air stamp set and is one of the cards we’ll be creating at my August “Summer Sizzler” Card Class on Aug. 9th & 11th.   I kept this…

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Card in a Box for an Ocean Lover

Today is my daughter’s birthday!  Happy Birthday, Anne!  I made her a “Card in a Box” using the Whale of a Time Suite of Products.  My cards are usually more clean and simple but once in a while I enjoy creating something that is a bit over the top. Many of the things you see popping out of the box below were hand cut (fussy cut) from the patterned paper using my Paper Snips.  I…

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Senior Years – Humorous Sentiments

Here is another card we’ll be creating at my card classes this month.  Sign up here. When I color an image, I usually reach for my Stampin’ Blends alcohol markers.  I love that they blend easily and I can create highlights using light and dark shades of the same color along with the Color Lifter.  Other options for coloring this image are the Watercolor Pencils and the Aquapainter or Blender Pen with ink from the…

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