Life Is A Beautiful Thing

We used a masking technique to create a background window. So summery and relaxing!

Life Is A Beautiful Thing

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: Sponges, Dimensionals, Seasonal Layers thinlits, Layering Squares thinlit

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Shadow Happy Birthday

A quick and easy card using a shadowing technique.

Shadow Happy Birthday

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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Brick Wall Daisy

Loving this daisy! The brick wall was created with an embossing folder and then stamped with the Watercolor Wash background stamp.

Brick wall Daisy

Paper: Cajun Craze, Whisper White, Crumb Cake, Crushed Curry, Old Olive

Ink: Chocolate Chip, Cajun Craze, Crushed Curry

Stamp sets: Watercolor Wash, Daisy Delight, Sunburst Sayings, Happy Birthday Gorgeous

Other Supplies: Daisy punch, Bone folder, glue dots, ½” circle punch, 1 3/8″ circle punch, Brick embossing folder, 2 way glue, Thick baker’s twine

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2017 July Card Class

Last month we didn’t use the big shot at all, just stamping. This month we are back to the big shot to create some beautiful scenes and some quick and easy cards. Loving the versatility of the daisy set to make these black eyed susan’s.

2017 July Card Class

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Powder Pink Dahlia

A quick and easy card using the new Powder Pink In Color.

Powder Pink Dahlia

Paper: Powder Pink, Fresh Fig, Whisper White

Ink: Powder Pink, Fresh Fig

Stamp sets: Definitely Dahlia, Watercolor Wishes

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Lemon Lime Happy Birthday

We’re coordinating two of the new In Colors on this card, Lemon Lime Twist and Fresh Fig. It is bright and refreshing! Also using a couple more stamps from the Daisy Delight set.

Lemon Lime Happy Birthday

Paper: Whisper White, Lemon Lime Twist

Ink: Lemon Lime Twist, Fresh Fig

Stamp Sets: Daisy Delight, Watercolor Wishes

Other Supplies: Dimensionals

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Here’s To You

I think Berry Burst is probably my favorite new In Color. It’s bright and cheery! Also loving this new stamp set, Colorful Season. It has something for every season of the year. I think I’ll be using it a lot!

Here's to You

Paper: Berry Burst, Color Therapy DSP (two sides), Whisper White, Basic Black

Ink: Basic Black, Berry Burst, Crumb Cake

Stamp set: Colorful Seasons

Other Supplies: Dimensionals, Black ribbon


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