May 26, 2024

Hoppy Birthday



Today starts a new challenge at AAA Cards and we have a sketch for you. I am still on a birthday kick and sharing this card using this cute set by Ink On 3.


To make this card, I started with a white top folding A2 card base and a white A2 panel. I stamped the image and colored it using OLO markers. 
My take on the sketch was three elements and a sentiment.


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May 25, 2024

Birthday Balloons


Today starts a new challenge at Addicted to CAS, Vicki D is our hostess and she chose code word...



This card is also my submission to Episode 215 of Craft Roulette.
If you have never played along with Craft Roulette before you should because it's fun and addicting.
You have 4 parameters that you need to have on your project, the show is on YouTube Friday nights and you have until Sunday night to submit your project unless you are a member, then you have until Thursday night. 
This card was actually for the episode on 5/17/24


To make this card I started with a white top folding A2 card base and a couple of white panels.  Out of one of the white panels I cut the balloons using a Hero Arts fancy die and colored them using OLO markers. To used some stencils to give the balloons texture and then added highlights using a white gel pen. 
The birthday sentiment is by Hero Arts but the tab is a die set by Altenew.
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May 23, 2024

Light Up My Life




Today's card is using some May release products from The Rabbit Hole Designs. 
To make this card, I started with a white top folding A2 card base and a white A2 panel. I created a scenic background using a couple of stencils linked below. Before I created the background I masked off three "rays" of light.
I stamped the lighthouse from the High Tide set, colored it and cut it out with the coordinating die.  
To finish the card, I added a sentiment to one of the rays. 



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May 21, 2024

Extraordinary Embossing Folders Day 1


I am up on the CutCardStock blog today sharing this card. I am also taking the Extraordinary Embossing Folders class at  Online Card Classes and this card is from Day 1 of the class.

To create this card, I started with a precut and scored A2 card base and a precut panel. I stamped the sentiment first so I could use it to help line up the folders. I used two different 3D embossing folders one from Simon Says Stamp and one from Spellbinders. I spritzed the card front panel with water which makes it have a better impression and not crack the paper. To finish the card, I ink blended some ink over the embossed areas.



There is also a sale on Stardream Metallic cardstock and let me tell ya, it's gorgeous papers. 






May 16, 2024

Craft Roulette 214


My card today is for this weeks episode of Craft Roulette. A new episode actually start tomorrow 


To make this card, I started with a white top folding A2 card base and a white panel. I used a stencil from A Colorful Life Designs for the background, a floral stamp from Altenew and a sentiment from Taylored Expressions. 





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Fish You Were Here!


Today's card uses another set from our May release at The Rabbit Hole Designs.
To make this card, I started with a white top folding A2 card base and a white panel cut to the same size. On the panel, I masked off an area for the scene and ink blended some light teal ink along with some purple seagrass created from a stencil. I stamped the fish and colored them as goldfish using OLO markers.


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May 15, 2024

Planted in Faith


The Sweet 'n Sassy creative team along with some friends are hosting an insta hop today and there is a prize, so hop on over for lots of inspiration and a chance to win by leaving a comment.


To make my cards, I started with white top folding A2 card bases. The top card uses The Lord is Near and Dearest Friend sets. 
The bottom card uses The Lord is Near set. 




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May 14, 2024

Birthday Roses


Today starts a new challenge at Addicted to Stamps & More. This fortnite is all about birthdays.


To make my card, I used a die set by Altenew and distress inks to color it with.


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A Little Birdie



Today's card is for a frind who has been under the weather. I am using a set from our latest release at Dare 2B Artzy. 
To make this card, I started with a white top folding A2 card base and a light blue panel. 
To create the background I used one of our newest stencils, Lacey Leaves.
I stamped the birdhouse and bird, colored them using OLO markers then cut them out with the coordinating die. 
I added a simple greeting by stamping it and then fussy cutting it out and adding it underneath the birdhouse. 



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Happiest Day





I am up on the My Sweet Petunia Blog today sharing this card. 

To make this card, I started with a white top folding A2 card base, a  couple white panels and a white piece of half sheet of cardstock cut to 8.5 x 5.5 
I placed half sheet of white cardstock in the Original MISTI and stamped the butterflies and leaves (which is all one stamp btw). I used distress inks and the coordinating stencil to color them and cut them out with the die which cuts them all at once. 
Next I used the Rounded and Braided rectangles die set to cut the decorative panel and I used a stitched rectangle die set to cut the other panel.
To finish the card, I added a die cut sentiment to the decorative panel.