In Stitches

This card and a couple of others have been so much fun to make. I’ve called this one In Stitches. It uses the Stitched All Around Stamp Set and the Stitched Labels Framelits Dies which come as a bundle for 10% off. In Stitches The background was achieved by scribbling Stampin’ Write Markers on an acrylic block, spritzing it with water and flipping the block and stamping down on the Shimmery White Card. I mopped up excess water with a paper… Read more »

Brusho Crystal Colour Technique 3

Today we use Brusho like a paint pallet for our Brusho Crystal Colour Technique 3 video. It’s a quick and easy technique with easy clean up using a paper towel. Brusho Crystal Colour Technique 3 Card 1 The floral piece from the Petal Palette Bundle is stamped in Versamark and heat set with White Stampin’ Emboss. We mix the Brusho up on our Silicon Craft Mat and paint the pieces of the flower. Here’s a closer look at the central image:… Read more »

Wet Tip Watercolor Pencils Wet Tip Watercolor Pencils. This is a unique technique which won’t damage your watewrcolor pencils. Here’s a look at one of the cards I made using this great and easy technique.     Make sure your Watercolor Pencils are sharp and you have a small amount of clean water available to use. I use tiny recycled round tubs which also have lids. I purchase them from the supermarket. Now watch the video to see how easy it… Read more »

Watercolor Wash with Delicate Details Here’s another technique Video today and today I’m using Delicate Details with a Watercolor Wash. I’ve also used Avant Garden on one of the cards. Both Delicate Details and Avant Garden will be retiring on 31st March 2017 as Sale-A-Bration ends. So get them before they’re gone. Don’t be like this 🙂 Place an order for A$90 before shipping and choose 1 FREE product from the Sale-A-Bration Brochure (products available only while stocks last). I’ll… Read more »

Look at this lovely card from the gorgeous Carolyn Bennie. Beautiful colouring and so well thought out and put together. It was most pleasant to receive this ‘Happy Mail’ after I opened the anaesthetist account from my recent ankle surgery. You can read all about it along with some wonderful tips on Carolyn’s Blog Post. She’s used Watercolor Paper and the 2016 – 2018 In Colors to make the card. I love how Carolyn used the Playful Palette Washi Tape… Read more »

Here’s another card from my Monthly Card Class held on the first Saturday of each month at 2pm. We concentrated on water colouring techniques this month and the ladies , whilst learning a lot and working outside their comfort zone, also enjoyed themselves. The feature on this card is the embossed background in Soft Sky using the Decorative Dots Textured Impressions Folder. We cut the Whisper White card down so the image fitted nicely but leaving enough room to show… Read more »