Best Birds and Layered Leaves

Stamp Set – Best Birds Cardstock – Perfect Plum, Old Olive, Whisper White Ink – So Saffron, Soft Suede, Perfect Plum Accessories – Layered Leaves Embossing Folder, Big Shot, Old Olive Mini Chevron Ribbon, Linen Thread, Stampin’ Dimensionals, Snail Adhesive This is one of the cards we’ll be making at my October Card Classes.  Come join me! Woo Hoo!  I’ve just ordered the new alcohol markers, Stampin’ Blends.  They should be here early next week…

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High Tide – and Directions on How To Create Your Own Background Paper

I created these multicolored backgrounds in a flash!  I had so much fun trying different color combinations and varying amounts of ink drops, it was hard to stop. How To Create Your Own Background Paper:  Use ink refills to add drops of color  onto Glossy White Cardstock (I used 4″ X 5-1/4″ pieces of Glossy White Cardstock).  Next, spritz the ink drops with water using a Stampin’ Spritzer.  Allow the color to spread and blot…

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It’s a Good Day!

Stamp Set – Best Birds Cardstock – Pacific Point, Daffodil Delight, Whisper White Ink – Basic Black, Pacific Point Accessories – 1-1/4″, 1-3/8″ and 1-1/2″ Circle Punches, Watercolor Pencils, Aquapainter, Birds & Blooms Framelits, Stampin’ Dimensionals, Snail Adhesive I was in the mood for something cheery and non-winter!  It’s cold here in WI.  AND I wanted to try out the new Stampin’ Up! Watercolor Pencils! Stamping Tip:  Using the Watercolor Pencils,  color in as desired…

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