Sunday, August 19, 2018

Tunnel Card

This birthday tunnel card was inspired by Jennifer McGuire.  I used My Favorite Things Die Namics and Clear set stamps for Happy Birthday Candles.  Copics, Crumb Cake paper (SU) Gold Wink of Stella and white embossed  Lawn Fawn Scripty Sayings sentiment script.Background paper is from my stash.



Aging is a PAIN

This funny stamp is a rubber stamp by Art Impressions.  #4305--Bloomer. It is designed to be a "wiggle" card, but I didn't make one this time.  Colored with Prismacolor Pencils and touched with glitter and wink of stella. I may or may not embellish further (probably won't)


Friday, August 10, 2018

Pop Up Window Slider _ Pinpoint Angel

This slider card is created with Sunny Studio Stamps Sliding Window Pop Up Die.  The angel and pinpoint circle is created with Poppy Stamps Pinpoint Angel and Pinpoint Rings dies. The angel is cut twice, once with white paper and once with the background paper created in Photoshop.  Merry Christmas Silver sticker and the silver line sticker detail is by Starform and I get all my stickers at Pop Ups Etc. The tiny rhinestone and brushed glass dots are from Michaels.  The inside sentiment stamp is an exclusive from Simon Says Stamp called Inside Holiday Greetings.  The ink color is Hero Arts Cornflower and the angel's dress and wings are touched with clear star stickles, Nuvo Glitter Gloss amd clear crystal pens   This is a 4.25 x 5.5 standard A2 card size.

I look forward to teaching members how to create this card (and other similar ones) at the opening Fall Meeting of the Sun City Papers N Pixels Club, here in Mesquite.this September




 Pinpoint Angel Detail


Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Reveal_ Happy Birthday to WHO?

This is a Lawn Fawn Reveal Wheel card on Chocolate Chip cardstock (SU), with one of Trina Clark Walker's adorable owls.  The Stamps are from  Lawn Fawn Reveal Wheel stampset and "Owls" by My Favorite Things has the Birthday sentiment in that stampset.  



This card will be the featured card that I will demonstrate at our Papers N Pixels October meeting.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Bouquet Teddy and WindowPop Up Slider Cards

 These cards  use SU DP  in Old Olive and white. They and are worked in Prismacolor Pencils using the Sunny Studio Window Sliding Die.  The Little Bear is from the Kit and Clowder Monthly  December 2017 Class on Animal Fur, the gra phic is called  Bouquet Teddy.  This class is being reoffered until Sept 1 at Kit and Clowder.

Sentiment  Stamps are  by Just Rite Stamps (Fancy Sentiments)




Another card for the September Papes N Pixels Make it and Take it workshop that I will be teaching with this die.  This adorable little mouse is "Birthday Pippin" graphics from Wendy Hall (Creations by Louby Lou) and is embellished with  Nuvo Drops, stars cut from Penny Black's die "Starry"  the Happy Birthday Sentiment is SU's "Sassy Salutations." The White pop up cardfront is attached to Night of Navy A2 cardbase. 



Sunday, August 5, 2018

Get well soon Joana

This card is for a friend who is recovering from a fractured clavicle.  We hope you heal quickly, and make a full recovery from your accident.  This card uses diecut from Dare2beArtsy Honey Blooms Collection  (BEE-autiful) paper, and stamps and dies from the coordinating collection. Honeycomb EF is Tim Holtz (Sizzix 657846);  mats are cut from Lil Inker Designs stitched mats (rectangles.) Sentiments are by Lawn Fawn Scripty Sayings.  Both Wink of Stella and Nuvo  Shimmer pens are used plus some clear jewels.  



Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Center Step Gift Card . --Graphic 45 Sun Kissed

I followed the tutorial at Splitcoast Stampers Tutorial for a Center Step Gift Card by Wendy Lee.  I used Sun Kissed scraps from Graphic 45's collection and dies by Avery Elle.



The small inside pocket unde the pop out has SU stamps and a Fiskars border punch on it.  I will tuck some money in that one.  

Monday, July 23, 2018

Technique Tuesday Iris

This is a new beautiful stamp I got while I was on vacation.  It is colored in Watercolor pencils and inked distress inks, The iris and sentiment are from the stampset GSIris by Technique Tuesday and I bought it at a craft store in Astoria.  Black 1/8" satin ribbon and tiny rhinestones as well as Nuvo's Glitter Gloss finish the card


Crafting on Vacation has been VERY challenging but I am pleased with most of my projects.

Monday, July 16, 2018

Double Triangle Flip fold Card

This card is to wish DGD well on mid-terms (already) in her summer session at UCSB.  Key designer paper is by American Crafts, "the Color of Memories."  The design is inspired by the SCS Wedesday tutorial by Dawn Olchefske at Splitcoast Stampers.com.  The personasl message ios written in the white triangle on the inside of the card.

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Little Flip-Out Photo Album

I am so excited about how a little Photo Folio Flip UP Album is turning out.  I am using Graphic 45 Floral Shoppe designer papers for it, and am inspired by the tutorial by Bo Bunny

This picture is looking down from the top at the double flip out construction

And this is inside when the Album is first opened---a waterfall for journaling and images on the right and the first (of a dozen) matted flip pages matted for journaling an image placement