Sunday, August 10, 2008

Wild About You

This card uses 2 of the new in Colors - Pacific Point
and Baja Breeze. Stamps used are Wild About You and Polka Dot background. Inks used are Pacific Point, Accessories used are 1 1/4" circle punch, scalloped circle punch and word window punch.

Hearfelt Thanks

This card also uses a new In Color - Pink Pirouette. Stamps used are Heartfelt thanks, Watercolor Vine wheel and Everyday Flexable Phrases. Papers used are Regal Rose, Mellow Moss, Pink Pirouette and whisper white. Inks used are Pink Pirouette, Regal Rose, Mellow Moss and Basic Brown. Accessories used are tab punch, matt pack and the new scalloped edge punch.

Fresh Cut

This card uses a couple of the new Fall/Winter 2008 In Colors. Stamp set used is Fresh Cut. Paper used is Tangerine Tango, Kiwi Kiss and Naturals Ivory. Inks used are chocolate chip craft and tangerine Tango. The main image is stamped on the Ivory with Chocolate Chipe craft ink and then embossed with clear embossing powder. Parts of the image were then colored in with inks and the aqua painter. Accessories used are word window punch, ticket corner punch, clear embossing powder, heat gun, aqua painter and a silver brad.

Always Thank you

This card has a little bit of a different look to it. Stamps used are Always, Paisley background and Heard From the Heart which is a brand new set. The bird is also stamped on a scrap piece, cut out and popped up. Papers used are Almost Amethyst and whisper white. Inks used are Almost Amethyst, Certainly Celery and Lovely Lilca. Accessories are hole punch and certainly celery ribbon.

Ginormous Flowers

This is our project for the August stamp camp. The bottle is decorated with 5/8" Brocade Blue ribbon. The tag hanging from the ribbon is stamped with the medallion from the Wanted stamp set. The flowers are from the ginormous Flowers stamp set. The back of the flowers is the scalloped circle punch with Brocade Blue. Ink colors are Brocade Blue and Cameo Coral. Accessories used are scalloped circle, 1 1/4' circle punch, 5 petal flower punch and silver brads.

Saturday, August 9, 2008

Close as a Memory Sympathy

I used a different technique on this card - gave it a soft look. I stamped the flowers from Close as a Memory with versamark ink and then colored in with chalks. Papers used are Soft Sky, Blue Bayou, black, white and Soft Sky designer paper. Inks used are Versamark and Blue Bayou. Accessories used are chalks and ticket corner punch.

Birthday Wishes

This birthday card was made with the sympathy set Close as a Memory. I also used the sanded background and retiring Circle of Friendship. Papers used are Whisper White, Bashful Blue, Blush Blossom and Certainly Celery. Inks used are Bashful Blue. The flower and saying stamps were colored in with Bashful Blue and Certainly Celery markers. Accessories used are circle punches, ticket corner punch and bashful blue ribbon.