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Archive for August, 2014

Kinda Eclectic Vellum Thank you

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 @ 1:07 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Kinda Eclectic is a fun set that we got at the Stampin’ Up! Convention.  I stamped the Watercolor Thank you on Vellum Cardstock. Today’s Tips: – Let the Vellum dry before trying to layer.  Or, like I did, cover the smudges with a butterfly. -Put a glue dot under the wide portion of the letter […]

Pointillism with Blendabilities

Posted: Friday, August 8th, 2014 @ 12:09 pm in Projects | No Comments »

Pointillism  is  shading an image using dots of varying colors.  Here I used the Daffodil Delight, Rich Razzleberry and Old Olive Blendabilities. Today’s Tips: -Start with the lighter shade and fill petal completely.  Add smaller amounts of the darker colors where the shading should go.  Experiment with distance between dots and with both tips for […]

Daydream Medallions Sunflower Card

Posted: Thursday, August 7th, 2014 @ 2:45 pm in Projects | No Comments »

There’s a fabulous special from Stampin’ Up! this month on the Big Shot.  If you purchase the Big Shot, you can get a free stamp set and matching framelit bundles (they are valued up to $50).  If you already have the Big Shot, the bundles are 15% off.  See the link to your right to […]

Stampin’ Up! Blendabilities

Posted: Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 @ 12:37 pm in Projects | No Comments »

I finished up all my practice Blendabilities pieces, combined with some strips of Back To Black Designer Series Paper for these easy cards.  All the markers in the catalog are now available for purchase.  See some earlier posts for tips.  I hope you enjoy the markers as much as I do!