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February 09, 2015
I apologise for being a little late this week but it has been a very busy week. I am aware that I have not done a tutorial on making the box envelope and I will do that as soon as I can.
This week I have a couple of cards using the lovely Amour stamp set and Heartstrings papers that is only available until 31 March through the Seasonal Expressions catalogue. These go so well together and would be suitable for both a Valentines Day card and also a wedding card.
For this card I have cut a piece of cardstock at 4″ x 8″ to create a 4″ x 4″ card for something completely different. I stamped the background script stamp with Bamboo ink on Colonial White cardstock and then stamped the Eiffel Tower and Armour stamps in Slate ink over the top. The lovely silhouette stamp was stamped with Black ink. I love how the inks do not smudge and I can used the stamped cardstock straight away. The stamped card has been matted with the red paper from the Heartstrings paper pack and then matted again with Black cardstock.
For this card I have made the card look like a postcard as the stamps fit that so well. As before I have used the script stamp to create the background in Bamboo ink on Colonial White cardstock. I have used a mix of different stamp to create the postcard and this time they have all been stamped with Slate ink. The background is made from the red Heartstrings paper and Hollyhock cardstock embossed with the Damask embossing folder. I have added a trim of Black cardstock. The sentiment is stamped in Black ink on Colonial White cardstock and then matted on a mix of Hollyhock and Black cardstock. The hearts are from the January SOTM This Moment stamp set and I have stamped them in Hollyhock ink on Colonial White cardstock and then fussy cut them out and placed them on the card.
The Heartstrings paper packet and Armour stamp set are only available until the end of March when the Seasonal Expression catalogue is retired. All these products (except for the This Moment stamp set) are available from my website here.
Cardstock – Colonial White, Black, Hollyhock
Paper – Heartstrings
Stamps – Armour, This Moment (NLA)
Inks – Bamboo, Black, Hollyhock, Slate
Embossing folder – Damask
Have a good week and Happy Crafting
December 05, 2020
Today I am introducing the Amazing Paper Grace Die of the Month for December 2020, Rose Garden Promise. Becca Feeken of Amazing Paper Grace sent me these beautiful dies to create with. Becca shares her inspiration for this 5×7-inch frame-worthy card front that resembles...
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December 03, 2020
Kia Ora Koutou Welcome back to my final blog post today and I have another gatefold card for you featuring the beautiful Ornate Flourish Gateway die and some more Wild Roses. This is another very versatile die set that can be mixed and matched...
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Kia Ora Koutou Welcome back and today I have another card to share with you – this time I have used the fabulous Wild Aster collection. These are one of my absolute favourite flowers as they are just so easy to make and the...
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