Die Cut Masking

Hop along with the Design Team to explore the possibilities of Stamping Techniques 101 Blog Hop – Die Cut Masking. This is an easy but effective technique which will have you making great cards just like a pro in no time. Die Cut Masking My  steps for making this project Place Masking or Painter’s Tape on the clear platform Add your die or dies cutting side down on the tape and run it through your Big Shot with the other clear… Read more »

More Shimmer

Today I have some more techniques to share using Shimmer Paint. I share 3 more techniques which I demonstrate in my video in More Shimmer. More Shimmer For this card: Stamp images on the card background – So Saffron, Crushed Curry & Soft Suede stamped off used for the flower and Old Olive for the leaves Fill in the spaces by using a Sponge Dauber and Shimmer Paint Use the Sponge Dauber on the flower centres as well More Shimmer Card Basics… Read more »

Shimmer Paint Techniques

Hello, and welcome to another blog post. Today I’m writing about Shimmer Paint Techniques and will share some techniques with you. I also have an edited version of my Facebook Live where I shared how I did three different techniques. Shimmer Paint Techniques It’s difficult to see the shimmer paint in the photo Add some drops of Shimmer Paint to a Stampin’ Spritzer with Rubbing Alcohol, shake well and spray Ink up your stamp and add dabs of Shimmer Paint to… Read more »

Big Shot Die Cut Emboss

Today I have a video which shows both Die Cutting and Embossing with a Die. They’re both great techniques to use with your Big Shot, so take a look at Big Shot Die Cut Emboss So, watch the video and see how I embossed with the dies using the Big Shot and the Embossing Mats         Did you gave me a thumbs up and subscribed to my channel? Thank you for your support, I do appreciate it. Big… Read more »

Inky Swish Technique

, Today’s ink technique is brought to you by fun!! Oh yes, you read correctly. This technique is a lot of fun and you can use any combination of ink pad colours you like. I’ve called it the Inky Swish Technique. I saw this technique by LeeAnn Graaf and decided to share it with you. Inky Swish Technique What You Will Need: Stamp sets – Winter Woods Clear-Mount Stamp Set and Blended Seasons Clear-Mount Stamp Set Embellishments – Linen Thread and Rhinestone Basic Jewels Colouring Tools – Basic… Read more »

Inked Water Colour Background

Today’s card features an Inked Water Colour Background. I played around with this during my Live With Libby on Facebook this week and this is what I came up with Inked Water Colour Background What You Will Need Stamp Sets – Winter Woods Clear-Mount Stamp Set and Blended Seasons Clear-Mount Stamp Set Embellishments – Pearl Basic Jewels Colouring Tools – Basic Black Dark Stampin’ Blends and Aqua Painters Ink – Night Of Navy Classic Stampin’ Pad, Blueberry Bushel Classic Stampin’ Pad and Shaded Spruce Classic Stampin’ Pad Card – Watercolor Paper, Blueberry Bushel… 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 »

Go For Greece Seasons

I feel so privileged to participate in this International Go For Greece Blog Hop. I’m sticking with my theme for the week and have called this one Go For Greece Seasons. Go For Greece Seasons What You Will Need: Stamp Bundle – Blended Seasons Clear-Mount Bundle Ink – Jet Black Stazon Ink Pad and Night Of Navy Classic Stampin’ Pad Embellishments –Whisper White 5/8″ (1.6 Cm) Polka Dot Tulle Ribbon,  Clear Wink Of Stella Glitter Brush and Rhinestone Basic Jewels Stampin’ Blends – Night Of Navy Stampin’ Blends… Read more »

Colourful Seasons Blog Hop

Thank you for joining me today for the Colourful Seasons Blog Hop. There is a cast of International Stampin’ Up! Demonstrators ready to inspire you with the limited bundle Colour Your Season. So grab a cuppa and hop along with us. Colourful Seasons Blog Hop I have a video here to show you how I do the Thumping Technique. Please remember this is how I do it and you need to find what works for you.  Did you gave me… Read more »

Watercolor Blended Season

I have a video today which shows you how I made the card yesterday. I’ve called it Watercolor Blended Season. It has a couple of different techniques. Watercolor Blended Season Watch the video to see how I made it plus a few tips and I use the Stamparatus too.   Did you gave me a thumbs up and subscribed to my channel? Thank you for your support, I do appreciate it. What You Need Stamp Set – Blended Seasons Clear-Mount Bundle Tools… Read more »