2018 June Card Class

Since I was out of town in May, we’re doing an early June card class to be sure and get a Father’s day card in. This can also be made into a birthday card. We’ll also be playing with the Stamparatus to make a multi-stamped butterfly card – so easy!

2018 June class

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Celebrate Happy Birthday

I was excited to try out my new stamping tool, the stamparatus, for this card. It’s great for repeating an image like this Happy Birthday. It makes doing this card very quick and easy! Hint: We’ll be doing some 3-step stamping with this next month.

Celebrate Happy Birthday

Paper: Night of Navy, Marina Mist, Whisper White

Ink: Night of Navy

Stamps: Number of Years

Other supplies: Stamparatus, Celebrate You thinlit, Night of Navy ribbon

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Blossoming Basket

A card for Mother’s Day using the Blossoming Basket stamp and a little coloring. I like how the Basket Weave EF coordinates with this stamp set. We used a little ink on the embossing folder to make the basket weave pop.

Blossoming Basket

Paper: Crumb Cake, Pink Pirouette, Whisper White

Ink: Crumb Cake, Pink Pirouette, Old Olive, Pool Party

Stamp sets: Blossoming Basket, My Mother

Other Supplies: Basketweave EF, Dimensionals

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Lovely Day

Something bright and cheery that could be used for most any occasion.

Lovely Day

Paper: Sweet Sugarplum, Black, Whisper White

Ink: Black    Pens: Sweet Sugarplum, Pear Pizzazz

Stamp set: Lovely Wishes

Other supplies: Petal Pair EF, Glue dots, Dimensionals, Sweet Sugarplum ruched ribbon

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Waterfront Sympathy

Yes, we are using the Waterfront stamp again! There are just so many ways to use it! Here is a simple card that looks like you have watercolored your picture, but it’s just stamps with a little bit of blender pen.

Waterfront Sympathy

Paper: Whisper White, Smoky Slate, Watercolor

Ink: Always Artichoke, Smoky Slate, Pool Party, Garden Green, Black

Stamp set: Waterfront, Flourishing Phrases

Other: Blender pen

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2018 April Card Class

What happened to our Spring??? At least we’ll be doing cards that will remind us what spring is supposed to look like! We’ll be doing a Mother’s Day card, which can also be a birthday card and we’ll also be using the Waterfront set to make a sympathy card. I’ve added a new tool to my card making room called the Stamparatus. It’s great for lining up images and for doing repeat stamping. We will be giving this a try for the first time in class too.

2018 April Spring Class

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Waterfront Beach

This is such a versatile stamp set. From mountains to beaches! The background is done using stamping blocks that are inked and then spritzed with water. Such a cool effect.

Waterfront Beach

Paper: Dapper Denim, Pool Party

Ink: Lemon Lime Twist, Bermuda Bay, Dapper Denim, Crushed Curry, Always Artichoke, Soft Suede, Black

Stamps: Waterfront, Beautiful You

Other: Seaside EF, Clear block D

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