On Line Card Classes Day 1

I am participating in another Online Card Class for Christmas. The subject of Day 1 is Clean and Simple.

My card started that way, but I guess Clean and Simple is just not my style… It evolved a little…

Here is the card:

Details:

Card size: 5 ½ x 5 ½”

I used Bonnidée’s […]

OnLine Card class Day 4

i have time to post one last homework to the OnLine Crad class site before it’s locked up… So this is homework fo day 4: Using small dies. 

I have created a background with a series of small Easter Eggs.  It didn’t turn out quite as I expected, but I used the background anyway ,to […]

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 […]

In Sympathy - Thinking of you

Very sadly, one of my cousins died suddenly a few weeks ago. He was only 68! This is the card I made for his family.

 

Details:

The stamp I used is labelled 1996-2010 “Just for fun” – not sure what company it is…. I stamped it in black Archival ink and then created […]

Bon Voyage

I have a lot of new cards to share… but I have to take photos of them first…

So here is one new one:

 

This is a Bon Voyage card for a friend. The inside is a Pop Up (I love those…)…

Here is the inside:

Details:

The front of the card:

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Online Card Class – Stretch your stamps 2 – Day 2

I am taking an Online Card Class again – this one is called Stretch your Stamps 2….

It is very informative and I recommend it to everyone… I have been stamping for 20 years and I still learn something new, or get reminded of a technique I haven’t used in a while… like this one […]

Enjoy your new home

A card I made for my daughter’s friend who just moved…

 

Details:

Card size: 6 x 6″

Dies: Poppystamps: Madison House Set #883, Picket Fence #827, Delicate Cloud Border #1101, Gentle leaf #807, Classic Ribbons (for greeting – computer generated) #1005, Leaf Spring border (for greenery in flower box) #1002, Wildflower patch (in […]

Stenciled Online Card Class

Here is a second card that I made for the Online Card Class “Stenciled”.

I used one of the technique demonstrated: Embossing the stencil design.

Here is my card:

Details

I used another stencil by Tim Holtz called Doily THS018. With a sponge, I dabbed Versamark ink over the stencil. Then I embossed with […]

Happy Valentine’s Day

I guess I should start with Happy New Year!!! Bonne Année!!!

This weekend I am taking the OnLine Class “Stenciled” with Jennifer McGuire and team. It is only for the weekend, so I’ll try to make the most of it.

Today, 3 techniques were shown using stencils. I have tried the first one, sponging ink […]

Penny Black Christmas cards

If you know my taste in stamps, you’ll know that I love Penny Black stamps. Especially the Christmas ones, and most of all, the hedgehogs. So I could not pass Christmas without making hedgehogs cards!!!

So here are my new Penny Black cards:

(the coloring on the bear looks better in person – that’s […]