Category Archives: Techniques

Life Is A Beautiful Thing

We used a masking technique to create a background window. So summery and relaxing! Paper: Crumb Cake, Pool Party, Whisper White Ink: Pool Party, Crumb Cake, Burmuda Bay, Basic Black, Smoky Slate Stamps Set: Colorful Seasons, High Tide Other Supplies: … Continue reading

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Shadow Happy Birthday

A quick and easy card using a shadowing technique. Paper: Lemon Lime Twist, Basic Black, Whisper White Ink: Lemon Lime Twist Stamps: Timeless Textures Other Supplies: Happy Birthday thinly, glue

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Blooms and Wishes For You

We’ll be making our own DSP using the Blooms and Wishes stamp set along with a coordinating Sunshine Wishes thinlit. I really like how fresh the Mint Macaron and Island Indigo colors look. Paper: Whisper White, Mint Macaron Ink: Island … Continue reading

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Watercolor Dragonflies

We learned a new technique using watercolor pencils and a blender pen on vellum for these colorful dragonflies. Paper: Very Vanilla, Falling In Love DSP, Vellum Ink: Watercolor pencils: Daffodil Delight, Melon Mambo, Rich Razzleberry, Pumpkin Pie; Sahara Sand, Rich … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day – Thankful Life

It’s all about the layers! Lots of paper layers and a three step stating technique for the flowers make this card look very intricate, but it’s actually a simple card to make. I also love the stitched framlits. It’s an … Continue reading

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Beautiful You

I have ┬ácome to love ┬áthe Beautiful You stamp set. There are so many ways to add details to this set. For this class we will be doing some paper piecing, an easy technique to add color to the design. … Continue reading

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Irresistible Panted Petals

There are so many pretty new stamp sets in the Occasions catalog that it’s hard to pick a favorite. The Painted Petals set coordinates beautifully with the Painted Blooms DSP that is also in the Occasions catalog, but I chose … Continue reading

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