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Archive for April, 2007

Colored Au Chocolat

Posted: Wednesday, April 4th, 2007 @ 12:05 pm in Projects | 1 Comment »

Someone on SCS posted some great stamping demonstrations by Linda H.  I got some great tips to pass along.  My favorite was – how to get colored Au Chocolat paper by just applying ink.  I tried markers and brayer on these 3 cards.  But then I thought about sponging the saffron ink for the flower […]

Everyday Flexible Phrases

Posted: Tuesday, April 3rd, 2007 @ 10:09 am in Projects | No Comments »

I am trying out a new blog template.  How do you like the new look?   Let me know what you think – You can leave a comment by clicking on the number following the word “comments” on the side of each post.   I made these cards yesterday to show how easy it is to incorporate […]

Coaster Frame with Faux Hinges

Posted: Monday, April 2nd, 2007 @ 3:09 pm in Projects | 1 Comment »

This is the fourth project for the April class.  I finally checked it off my “to do” list.  This makes a fun and cheery spring gift.  It would also look pretty done with the Au Chocolate designer papers.  The only problem I had was lining up the faux hinges (made from a cereal box and […]

April Stampin’ Class

Posted: Sunday, April 1st, 2007 @ 2:28 pm in Projects | No Comments »

I will be sending out my April customer newsletter soon, so I want to show 3 of the 4 projects we will be making at my April class:  stippling technique card, diorama card, easy spring office card and photo frame with faux hinges.  There is a tutorial for the diorama card by one of our talented SU demonstrators here .   […]

Long Note Mini Album

Posted: Sunday, April 1st, 2007 @ 1:21 pm in Pages, Projects | No Comments »

 I sacrificed the last Long Note from my package to make this minialbum.  I needed to display some of the many photos from our spring break cruise to the Western Caribbean and 14 fit in this little album!  The belly band of one inch wide cardstock is similar to the one in my photo wallet (earlier […]

Never-ending tag card

Posted: Sunday, April 1st, 2007 @ 1:13 pm in Projects | No Comments »

 I thought I would give a few more details about this card, since not everyone had time to make it at the meeting.  I had a difficult time figuring this one out, but if you look at the second photo, it all makes sense.  The slit is made before you fold up the mini envelope.  […]