Petal Promenade

It’s Wednesday, so welcome to another Latte Girls Blog Hop. This week we’re inspiring you with Petal Promenade. Make sure you visit all the blogs in the hop and be inspired by what is shared. Petal Promenade Use the Stitched All Around Clear-Mount Bundle and Petal Promenade Designer Series Paper to make this card which is quite quick to make Tip: Use leftover pieces of the Petal Promenade Designer Series Paper to decorate card inserts or envelopes Stamp the sentiment piece twice and die cut one out…. Read more »

Embellished Frosted Floral

I have a video to share today with a bit of a difference. There is a technique included using Shimmer Paint. I’ve used the gorgeous Frosted Floral Designer Series Paper and added some extras in what I have called Embellished Frosted Floral. Embellished Frosted Floral I have used Shimmer Paint a few times in the last month or so and each time I’ve had a different technique to share with you. In today’s video replay I share how I used… Read more »

Design Elements

Today I’m sharing some different Design Elements using the Stitched All Around Clear-Mount Bundle. Sometimes it’s the little additions we make to a project which just make it stand out from the rest. Design Elements Take this card for instance. Looks perfectly nice the way it is, don’t you think?  I’ve combined a number of elements along with my stamping, to add interest to the card Different images stamped on the card front Tonal or generational stamping Colour Popped up sentiment to… Read more »

I have another card today for you to decide whether it looks better with or without embellishments. Stitched Thank You uses a number of stamps from the Stitched All Around Clear-Mount Bundle as well as the Decorative Ribbon Border Punch. Stitched Thank You Tip: Do some tone on tone stamping to add some interest and dimension to your card front. Use Night of Night Of Navy Classic Stampin’ Pad on Night Of Navy A4 Card Stock This photo shows the tone on tone… Read more »

Decorative Details

Do you ever wonder if you should put Decorative Details on a project? Well this week, I’m showing before and after photos of projects so you can decide for yourself. Plus I’ll give you a few tips as well. Decorative Details Tip: Use a bundle to make your projects and it cuts down the time and cost of making a number of projects. Here I’ve used the Stitched All Around Clear-Mount Bundle. It comes with dies which cut and emboss which is… Read more »

Peaceful Noel

Welcome to another Go For Greece Blog Hop. I am so honoured to be part of this International group of Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators who will inspire you with their projects. I have decided to use Peaceful Noel. Peaceful Noel I just love the Joyous Noel Designer Series P, so many choices in this Specialty paper which has 2 each of 6 double-sided designs. They’re mingled with Copper and coordinate beautifully with Merry Merlot, Gray Granite, Sahara Sand, Soft Suede and Tranquil Tideaper… Read more »

Holiday Catalogue Fun

Welcome to our ESAD Holiday Catalogue Fun Blog Hop. You will get lots of inspiration and project ideas using products from the Holiday Catalogue. So grab your favourite beverage and hop along with us. Holiday Catalogue Fun I’m doing a week-long feature on using Shimmer Paint and this is the first of many projects I hope to share. Using the Swirls & Curls textured Impressions Folder (Holiday Catalogue), I have embossed, then used a sponge to add the Copper Shimmer Paint… Read more »

Frames

Today we’re discovering Frames with the Big Shot and the Latte Girls with a Blog Hop. What You Will Need Stamp Sets – At Home With You Photopolymer Stamp Set, Waterfront Photopolymer Stamp Set and Dashing Deer Clear-Mount Stamp Set Embellishments – Faceted Dots and Linen Thread Big Shot – Big Shot, Layering Squares Framelits Dies and Big Shot Magnetic Platform Ink – Smoky Slate Classic Stampin’ Pad, Soft Suede Classic Stampin’ Pad, So Saffron Classic Stampin’ Pad, Pear Pizzazz Classic Stampin’ Pad, Basic Gray Classic Stampin’ Pad and Sahara Sand Classic Stampin’ Pad Card – Festive Farmhouse 12″ X… Read more »

Sponged Winter Woods

Another ink technique is sponging. Most often we do it with one colour but today I have combined two colours on top of each other. I’d love to read your comments on what you think of Sponged Winter Woods Sponged Winter Woods This was my first card doing this technique and I set out to improve on it. See what you think What You Will Need: Stamp Bundle – Winter Woods Clear-Mount Bundle Ink – Smoky Slate Classic Stampin’ Pad, Basic Gray Classic… Read more »

Blended Watercolor Pencils

Blended Watercolor Pencils is all about blending and using Blender Pens on Watercolor Paper and Shimmery White Card with Watercolor Pencils to create different effects. Blended Watercolor Pencils What You Will Need: Stamp Bundle – Blended Seasons Clear-Mount Bundle Colouring Tools – Watercolor Pencils, Watercolor Pencils Assortment 2 and Blender Pens Embellishments – Rhinestone Basic Jewels and Whisper White 5/8″ (1.6 Cm) Polka Dot Tulle Ribbon Ink – Jet Black Stazon Ink Pad and Balmy Blue Classic Stampin’ Pad Card – Watercolor Paper, Shimmery White A4 Card Stock, Rich Razzleberry A4 Card Stock, Balmy Blue… Read more »