Wednesday’s Card: Some Inktense Goodness

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Wednesday’s Card: Twinkling Flowers

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Wednesday’s Card: Using Embossing Paste

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Wednesday’s Card: Coloursoft Pencils

Hi All! I know what you’re thinking… this looks hard. I’m telling you, it’s not. The key is to color piece by piece, petal by petal. And use the same strategy with each petal. So, now that we got that out of the way…. Today I am working with Derwent Coloursoft Pencils. These pencils are really amazing, and very different. They are soft and apply very easily, they blend extremely well, and they look fantastic on black paper. They are {Read More}

Wednesday’s Card: Ghost Stamping with Secret Garden

Hi All! I’m using Stampin’ Up!’s Secret Garden again – I just love this stamp set! This time I used the silhouette stamps with the ghost stamping technique. I saw it on Jennifer Maguire’s blog recently and thought it was very cool! It involves white ink and colored ink on kraft (I used SU crumb cake) cardstock, and it’s not very hard to do. I used Picked Raspberry on the card above. I also created one using Peacock Feathers: You {Read More}

Wednesday’s Card: Two-Step Stamping

Hi All! I am so incredibly excited about this week’s card! These flowers were so easy to create. I’m not kidding. Stampin’ Up! has had these two-step stamps for a long time. Here’s how it works… you get two stamps for one image. One is a solid silhouette and one adds more detail. You stamp them on top of each other in different colors to get more dimension. I never really paid much attention to them because I thought they {Read More}

Wednesday’s Card: White Watercolor Flowers

Hi All! I decided to use the Secret Garden set again today. I really do love all the flowers in this set! Someone recently asked me how I come up with my card designs. The first thing I do is decide which stamp set to use, then I decide on the technique or style. To decide the technique or style, many times I will search the stamp set on Google images. That’s what I did before creating this card. I {Read More}