Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Facebook Live - 7/21/21 - Seascape

 I've been having so much fun playing with the Seascape bundle this week. I love anything ocean related and this is a fun set!

This is the card we made tonight on Facebook Live


Dimensions:
Crumb Cake card base - 8 1/2 x 5 1/2; scored at 4 1/4
Crumb Cake strip - 2 x 5  1/4
Balmy Blue - 4 x 5 1/4
Scraps of Basic White
Linen Thread - 31"

You can find the video demonstrations HERE

Here are a couple of cards showcasing the gorgeous dies
I also used the Layering Diorama dies for this card.





Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Facebook Live - 7/14/21 - Evergreen Elegance

 This card was a part of my friend Kay's team meeting. The design came from Rhonda Wade. I love this layout, I'll have to try it with some other paper and stamps!  Here's the card we made tonight on Facebook Live


Dimensions:
Sahara Sand - 8 1/2 x 5 1/2; scored at 4 1/4
Tidings of Christmas DSP - 4 x 3
Evening Evergreen - 4 1/4 x 3 1/4
Scrap of Evening Evergreen - 2 1/4 x 5 1/2
Ribbon - 15 1/2"

You can find the video demonstration HERE


Here are a few more cards from Kay's team meeting, also designed by Rhonda Wade:




Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Facebook Live - 7/7/21 - In Symmetry

 This week we are playing with the fun In Symmetry bundle.  The Sweet Symmetry Designer Series Paper is so colorful!  It is on sale this month along with some of the other Designer Series Paper. 

Here's the card we made tonight:


Dimensions:
Thick Basic White card base - 4 1/4 x 11; scored at 5 1/2
Night of Navy - 3 7/8 x 5 1/8
Calypso Coral - 3 3/4 x 5
Just Jade - 2 1/4 x 3 1/4
Basic White - 2 x 3
Sweet Symmetry DSP - 1" strips
Scrap of Night of Navy

You can find the video demonstration HERE


Creative Stampers Blog Hop - Christmas in July

 

This month on the Creative Stampers Blog Hop we celebrating Christmas in July.  I chose the Tidings and Trimmings bundle. Such a gorgeous set and the dies are fabulous! This is the card I made:



The only stamp I used from the set was the sentiment.  The rest of the card was made with the beautiful dies. I just love the details star dies!  I used the new Gold Metallic Specialty paper for them.

Want to see more Christmas projects? Here's a sneak peek of my project in the Creative Stampers Tutorial. You can get this tutorial by placing an order with me, purchasing it for $22 or for free by being a part of my team.






Check out the other blogs in this hop below:

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Facebook Live - 6/30/21 - Spiral Dye

 This week I've been sharing fun cards with the Spiral Dye background stamp.  This stamp looks like it's complicated to use but it's really not.  Check out the link below to my video and I'll show you how easy it is to use.  This is the card we made tonight


Dimensions:
Evening Evergreen card base - 8 1/2 x 5 1/2; scored at 4 1/4
Whisper White - 5 1/2 x 4 1/4 (trimmed down to 5 1/4 x 4 after stamping)
Vellum - 2 1/4 x 4
Basic White - 1/2 x 2 3/4; scrap for tiger

You can find the video demonstration HERE

Here are a couple more cards using this fun stamp





Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Facebook (not) Live - 6/23/21 - Baby Pull Toys

 This week I have been pairing stamp sets that are retiring with new paper or embellishments.  Since my grandson is the reason I'm not live tonight, it seemed only fitting to make a baby card. The paper I used in these cards is called Pattern Party and you can get all 48 sheets of it for for $18 when you host a party or place an order of $150 or more.

This is the It's a Boy card I demonstrated tonight:

Dimensions:

Pool Party - 8 1/2 x 5 1/2; scored at 4 1/4

DSP - 2 1/2 x 5 1/2

Ribbon - 12" (13" for It's a Girl card)

You can find the video demo HERE

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And here is the It's a Girl version:



Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Facebook Live - 6/16/21 - True Love Designer Series Paper

 This week on Facebook I've been sharing the gorgeous Designer Series Paper that is retiring at the end of the month.  I think this True Love DSP is my favorite - so versatile!  This is the card we made tonight on Facebook Live


Dimensions:
Polished Pink - 8 1/2 x 5 1/2; scored at 4 1/4
Basic Black - 5 1/2 x 3 1/4
True Love DSP - 5 1/2 x 3
Polished Pink ribbon - 6 1/2"; enough to tie the bow
Silver Mesh ribbon - 6"

You can find the video demonstration HERE

This card uses something called the spotlight technique where only a small portion of the image is colored.  You could use any color you wanted to make this card.

Here are a couple more projects using this fabulous paper.