OnLine card class “Stretch your dies” Day 3

i am little late in my homework but I am truly enjoying that class… There is always something to learn even for someone who’s been making cards forever like me…

Today’s lesson was to use your “classic shape dies” in a different way.

I am copying the design that Jennifer McGuire used… Using a heart […]

OnLine card class “More with dies”

if you’ve read my blog before, you know that I love OnLine Card Classes with Jennifer McGuire and Kristina Werner.  Another series had just started this morning, doing more with your dies.  Really interesting.

So, here is my first day homework.  Today, the lesson was about using Word dies. 

I have tried the technique shown […]

Bonne Fête Andrée

This one is a birthday card I made for my sister who turned 60 this week – and she is the grandma of Loïc for whom I made the 2 previous cards, so we celebrated them together today!

Here is her card:

Details: The card is 5 x 7″

The image is a stamp […]

A second birthday card for Loïc – Une autre carte de fête pour Loïc

Here is a second quick card for Loïc who turned 8 today!

Details: The card is approx 4 ¼ x 7″.

The car was cut using a Sizzix die (#659204) – it’s a stamp and die set, but there are no matching stamp for the car of this size. It was cut slightly above […]

Hello again and Birthday card - Bonjour et une carte de fête

Sometimes life gets in the way of crafting…! I’vwe been making cards, just didn’t have enough time to post.

 

So here are a few cards: I made this card for my niece’s little son Loïc who turned 8 today:

 

Details: Card size: 4 ¼ x 5 ½”

The card base is DCWV […]

Cosmic Shimmer #2

The second card I made with the Cosmic Shimmer flakes.

Details:

Card size: 5 x 7″

Card base: Brown Stampin’Up Cardstock

Background stamp: Newsprint S5601 Newspaper Background by Hero Arts, stamped with My Favorite Thing Hybrid ink, then embossed with clear powder.

Punched border: Martha Stewart Border punch

Gilded leaves: Stenciled with Color box […]

Cosmic Shimmer

I have seen a video recently on new “Cosmic Shimmer” flakes. I loved the effect and wanted to try some. Actually, I used a similar product many many years ago, but I guess everything old is new again… After being a stamper for 20 years, it’s nice to see old techniques coming back ….

Here […]

Happy Birthday Marissa

It was my daughter-in-law’s birthday last week. We haven’t celebrated yet – she just had a baby… so I still have her card, but she doesn’t read my blog, so I think I’m safe…

She likes glittery/sparkly things… so I hope she likes this card… I used a shape from the Silhouette store that I […]

Bonne Fête Bertrand

Une autre carte que j’ai oubliée….

Another card I forgot to share…

Details:

Card size: 5 x 7

Stripes background: Impression Obsession Cover a card.

Frame around photo: Memory Box die Debutante frame (solid frame for photo) #98297 and Vaudeville frame (around photo) #98298

Ribbon: Navy Blue Stampin’Up

Card base: Stardream blue cardstock.

My […]

Bonne Fête Pierrette

Voici une carte que je n’ai jamais partagée….

Here is a card that I forgot to share…

Details:

Card size: 5 x 7

Patterned paper and cardstock, pearls and blue ink: Stampin’Up

Stamp (Meilleurs Voeux) Bonnidée

Diecuts: Memory Box Tiffany Frame #98401 and Cherise Label #98402, Poppystamps Lovely Tendril #936, Poppystamps Berry Sprigs #977, […]