Jul 27, 2015

CAS(E) This Sketch #133



Today I am playing with the set Six Sided Sampler  for a Quick Christmas card. I used the colors from the color challenge Splitcoast Stampers of Mint Macaron,Rose red and Tip Top Taupe. The noel is from the Wonderful Wreath framelits.  The sketch I used is from CAS(E) This Sketch, I just flipped it.


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Jul 26, 2015

Freshly Made Sketches Meets Color Me




Today I am playing with Watercolor Wings once again, along with Butterfly Basics. These two sets compliment each other very well and the Coordinating dies also go together. When I seen the color combo for this weeks challenge at 
Color Me, this butterfly set immediately came to mind.  Isn't that a gorgeous combo for that butterfly?!



I am also entering it at Freshly made Sketches 



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Lovely Lotus



My card share today is also featured on the Sweet 'n Sassy blog, so make sure to hop on over and check it out along with all the others that the DT have shared over the past week
The set I used Lovely Lotus will be released in August but is available for pre-order. This is also a new size for s 6x8
To make my card I used a watercolor wash for my background and Inktense pencils on the image. To finish it off I spritzed it with some Heidi Swapp color shine.




Jul 25, 2015

A Card for Clara



Today I am playing with The Stamps of Life, I used the lady bug and die from the Sizzix Ladybug set and the sentiment and hearts are from the ladybugs2love set.

I made this card for a little 9 year old, Clara who is battling cancer, she has an inoperable brain tumor. I don't really know her, I know her great aunt but I am sure she would love some cards and I hope she like ladybugs. If you would like to send her some card contact me and I will give you an address.

I am also entering this one in the Simon Says Wednesday challenge of 
Sparkle & Shine 










Jul 24, 2015

Frames




Todays card share is another using the Crayon Rubbed Embossing technique. I used the flower from the set You've Got This. I started with a A2 sized card front for the technique and then cut a frame out of it for the flower which I embossed on vellum and cut out. 

I am entering this one in the challenge at the Paper Players



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Jul 23, 2015

CAS-ual Chic



Today I am playing with the Watercolor Wings set for the new challenge CAS-ual Chic, the utterly adorable layers challenge.




The embossing on my card may look a little different, it's a technique I am using in my technique class tomorrow. It's crayon rubbed embossing and it's super fun and I love the results.

I am also entering it in the Mod Squad challenge of The Wings the Thing


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