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 »

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 »

Colour Challenge

This week for the Global Stamping Friends Blog Hop we’re doing a Colour Challenge using Call Me Clover which is a 2018 – 2020 In Color Colour Challenge – Call Me Clover Don’t forget you can make tones of colours by stamping in full strength, then stamp again and again if you want. This is called Generational Stamping and can help you use your colours more often. Colour Challenge Basics Cut card to 14.9 cm x 21 cm or 5 1/2″… 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 »

Chalkboard Technique

This month we’re doing Stamping Techniques To Try is the Chalkboard Technique. You’ll love this quick and easy but effective technique. I’ve basically used the same stamp set for each card. I changed the technique on each card and will explain as I go Chalkboard Technique Card 1 With a sponge swipe it across a Whisper White Craft Stampin’ Pad, then lightly across the black card starting off the card Stamp the sentiment in Whisper White Craft Stampin’ Pad and either heat… Read more »

Embossed Dashing Deer

Today I’m continuing my series on the Big Shot as we look at Embossed Dashing Deer. Now the Big Shot can emboss if you have the right mats. Keep reading to find out how it could work for you. Embossed Dashing Deer What You Will Need Stamp Bundle – Dashing Deer Clear-Mount Bundle Ribbon & Embellishments – Merry Merlot & Copper 5/8″ (1.6 Cm) Reversible Ribbon and Metallic Pearls Ink – Shaded Spruce Classic Stampin’ Pad and Crumb Cake Classic Stampin’ Pad Card – Under The Mistletoe Designer Series… Read more »

Gorgeous Blended Season

If you hadn’t noticed, I think the Blended Season is a must buy product. I have been showcasing different projects using it over the past week and a half and I do hope you’ve enjoyed them. Today I have Gorgeous Blended Season with its Watercolouring technique using the Watercolour Pencils Assortment 2 available this month. Gorgeous Blended Season This was a very easy card to make and so very relaxing. I should have added some Pearls or Rhinestones or other embellishments. I’ll… Read more »

This week the latte Girls have pleasure in bringing you projects using Sthe Stampin’ Up!  DistINKtive Stamps. Make sure you visit all the blogs to see the inspiration. DistINKtive Stamps – add some monochromatic dimension and artistic flair to your stamping with Stampin’ Up!’s DistINKtive Stamps. DistINKtive Stamps create different opacities in a single stamped image for realistic depth and intensity. DistINKtive Stamps What You Will Need: Stamp Set – Stylish Christmas Clear-Mount Stamp Set Extras – Clear Wink Of Stella Glitter Brush and Tufted Dynamic Textured… Read more »

Marbled Christmas

and Here’s the first card I made using the technique with the Stamparatus. I’ve called it Marbled Christmas. It’s a great technique which is worth at least one try. You need to experiment with different techniques even if it’s just to challenge your self. Marbled Christmas What You Will Need Stamp set – Stylish Christmas Clear-Mount Stamp Set Ink – Blushing Bride Classic Stampin’ Pad; Berry Burst Classic Stampin’ Pad; Rich Razzleberry Classic Stampin’ Pad; and Versamark Pad Card – Shimmery White A4 Card Stock; Shaded Spruce A4 Cardstock; Whisper White… Read more »

Sponged Christmas Colour

I have another technique for you today and I have stuck with the Christmas Theme – Sponged Christmas Colour. It’s a bit messy but you’re not having fun unless you get inky, are you? Sponged Christmas Colour Watch the video to see how I almost got this right. I had a few issues but the above photo os the final card     Did you gave me a thumbs up and subscribed to my channel? Thank you for your support, I… Read more »