Tag Archives: techniques

Smooshed Beauty

Smooshed Beauty Hello, my crafty friends! I have been a total slug the past week as far as blogging is concerned. Mike’s mom was, according to the doctors, at death’s door last Tuesday, so Mike and I were in the … Continue reading

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Retiring Dies Stamp Off

Retiring Dies Stamp Off It’s another fun Stamp Off Friday! This week, we’ll be showing you our favorite retiring dies. When I looked through my retiring dies, I saw quite a few that I really would miss. But when I … Continue reading

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Stained Glass Butterflies

Stained Glass Butterflies I’m having so much fun with the Stained Glass Window Sheet technique I showed you a few weeks ago. If you missed the post, you can view it here, or the video here. We used this technique … Continue reading

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Thinking of You in Crayon

Thinking of You in Crayon Well, this one isn’t exactly in crayon, but it uses crayon. I was so happy when I learned that Stampin’ Up! was bringing back Glossy White Cardstock. There are so many fun techniques you can … Continue reading

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Flowers and Technique Challenge

Flowers and Technique Challenge Today is a Stamp Off Friday Challenge. This week’s challenge is a technique/inspiration challenge. We have to use flowers and/or leaves and a technique. My card uses a flower – the Painted Harvest set, of course … Continue reading

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Ink Refill Roundup

Ink Refill Roundup Sometimes the most beautiful cards can be created with the simplest of supplies.  In this tutorial you will learn to use your Classic Stampin’ Ink Refills in new and creative ways, This Ink Refill Roundup Set includes … Continue reading

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Call Me Irresistible

I just can’t resist a good resist technique. I’ve always loved them – waxed paper resist, crayon resist, emboss resist, rubber cement resist…the list can go on and on. It’s like magic, I think. You have a white canvas, and … Continue reading

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Embossing Folder Friends Challenge

It’s time for another one of our “friend challenges” with Susan and Jackie. This is another one from Jackie, and it’s a technique challenge (my favorite!!). For this one, you use an embossing folder as a stamp. Like the photo … Continue reading

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Watercolor Sweetbriar Rose

I wanted to do a watercolor background, but it’s really hard to get a good stamped image with the Watercolor Paper.  My friend Susan suggested using Shimmery White card stock instead, and it does work wonderfully!  You get a nicely … Continue reading

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Puzzle Piece

This is the “Puzzle Piece” technique.  You punch or die-cut pieces from a layer, then color them and add them back in .  I usually heat emboss an image for the background, but this time, I decided to use the … Continue reading

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