Blue Flowers

Here is a card I made with a Stampin’Up! Stamp set. I love those pretty flowers. I made a Sympathy card, but it could be a Birthday or Thank you also.

Here is the card:

Details:

Stampin’up! Hostess set (not available) Bloom with Hope for the flowers and the greeting.

Colored with Copic markers

The […]

Another Online card class Clean and Simple 4 card

This technique was shown by Jennifer McGuire on Day 3 for the “Background” techniques. I gave it 3 tries and couldn’t it to work.

The technique is to ink your background with Die ink, then stamp your image over the background with Versamark ink and the image will appear as a white shadow on the […]

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 […]

Bon Voyage Card

My friend was leaving this week for her first European trip, so I wanted to mark this special event for her and her husband with a little card…

Here is the card:

 

Card size: 5 ½ x 5 ½”

For the top of the card, I purchased some images on the Silhouette website […]

Bonne Fête Karine

My filleule/nièce Karine a célébré son 24 anniversaire de naissance dernièrement….

Voici la carte que je lui ai faite…. (elle a reçu son cadeau, mais j’ai encore sa carte..)

Here is the card that I made for my niece/Goddaughter:

 

Voici l’intérieur de la carte: Here is the inside of the card:

 

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First Mothers’ Day card Marissa

I wrote a few weeks ago that I had become a grandmother! For Mothers’ Day this year, I made a card for my daughter in law, the little mother to be…

Sorry the photo is not very clear – it is taken at the last minute, just before giving it to her….

Details:

The […]

Bon Voyage (to Japan lucky girl…!) with Pop N Cut suitcase inside

Here is a card I made for a friend who is going to Japan lucky her!

On top of the card, I used a Penny Black Hedgehog image (because they are her favorite, like mine…). the image was colored with Copic markers and Prismacolor crayons. The background paper are very, very old from my stash […]

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 30th Birthday Marissa

Today was my daughter in law Marissa’s 30th bday!

Here is the birthday girl:

 

Here is the bday card I made for her…

The inside of the card: (she loves the Gorjuss girls stamps…)

 

and a closer view of the inside:

 

Supplies:

Are you surprised I used a […]