February 18, 2018

My Favorite Things 2018 Stamping Olympics - Stamping Slalom

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I created a card for Event 1 of the My Favorite Things 2018!




Event 1 - Stamping Slalom is to create a card that uses three different stamp sets from My Favorite Things. I used Beast Friends, Polar Pals and Polar Bear Pals. My background was smooshed with Salty Ocean Distress Oxide Ink.


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February 15, 2018

Birch Press Design Fiori Heart

I have a video tutorial up on the Birch Press Design blog and my YouTube channel this week creating this card using the Fiori Heart Layering dies and glitter.




Here is the link to the video.


February 13, 2018

30 Day Coloring Challenge February 13

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Well we did it, here we are at day 30 of Kathy Racoosin's 30 Day Coloring Challenge!
It was such a fun event and colouring along with Ardyth, we made it to the finish line.
Thank you Kathy for creating an event that is so much fun to play along with.

Today we coloured Catherine Pooler's Doodle Garden background stamp.
I stamped and white embossed the design and then sponged it with Distress Inks, fun and vibrant.

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February 12, 2018

Muse #253 and the 30 Day Coloring Challenge

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It's time for Muse Challenge #253!




The background was created ink blending Broken China and Cracked Pistachio Distress Oxide Inks then I flicked water on it and pulled some of the colour off with a paper towel. The final step for the background was to flick some watered down Copic Opaque White on to the panel. The image from Studio Katia's Winter Kobi was watercoloured with Distress Inks. I added in watercoloured heart for Kobi to give to his Valentine and added a sentiment white embossing on black! 


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I really hope to see you play along with me this week at Muse!
Thanks for stopping by.


February 11, 2018

30 Day Coloring Challenge February 11

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Almost to the end of the 30 Day Coloring Challenge with Kathy Racoosin, it's Day 28 today!
I used the My Favorite Things Coffee Date and Coffee Break stamps today for my card. I stamped the mirror image of the coffee cup so I had one for my friend. I used my MISTI and followed instructions by Jennifer McGuire from this video here. It took a few tries to get it right but seriously what a brilliant idea! One they were stamped and clear embossed I used my Scan N Cut to cut the images out, see my short video below.


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VIDEO coming soon






Thank you for stopping by today, and if it is snowing there like it is here stay warm!

February 10, 2018

30 Day Coloring Challenge Feb 10

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Happy snowy Saturday!

Today I am using Simon Says Stamp Christmas Town for the 30 Day Coloring Challenge with Katy Racoosin. I stamped and clear embossed my images on Bristol Smooth and then cut them out with my Scan N Cut. Distress Inks were used to watercolor the images. Finally I created a snow bank and  used Stickles and crystal glitter to add some snow to the top of the snow bank and added it to the card base with foam tape.


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I am submitting this to the Simon Says Stamp Flickr Challenge #90 where the theme is love/hearts.

I am also submitting this to the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Must Be Love.




...and to the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Love is in the Air.




Thank you for stopping by today, stay warm!

February 9, 2018

30 Day Coloring Challenge Feb 9

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Happy Friday!
A tweet Valentine card for the 30 Day Coloring Challenge!

A Distress Oxide background with Worn Lipstick and Candied Apple and sweet images from LawnFawn Love Notes.


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I am also submitting this one to Lawn Fanactics Challenge #22 - Inky Fingers!