Monthly Archives: October, 2013

(2013 c85) Fabric Flower, Red & Gold

For today’s card I stamped, inked with Ranger Distress inks, sprayed with H20 plus Perfect Pearls canvas flowers  called Canvas Shapes from Little Yellow Bicycle.   I cut out the gold CS with Spellbinders die called Lotus.  I distressed the edges of the DP from BoBunny.  Challenges Entered: TheHouseThatStampsBuilt:  What if Wednesday – Sketch CreativeInspirationsPaints:  …

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(2013 c84) Fall Colors, On Wings of Eagle

Today’s card starts with embossing folder from Sizzix called Rays by Tim Holtz.  I swiped Versamark ink over the raised rays & heat embossed with Tim Holtz Distress Embossing Powder called Mustard Seed.  Then I swiped again with Versamark and heat embossed with  gold EP.  Then inked the debossing side of the folder with Versamark …

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(2013 c83) Kissing Technique & Fussy Cutting

For my card today I used stamps from Gina K Designs called Inside and Out, A Year of Boarders & I Do.  I used the Kissing Technique which you can see on StampTV on the 2 honeycomb strips that have the butterfly boarder stamped on the honeycomb stamp before stamping on the paper.  I stamped …

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MFPTT Chal. #72 Fruit Printed Backgrounds by Thrifty Stamper

This week on Mark’s Finest Papers MFPTT  Challenge #72 is called Fruit Printed Backgrounds and is brought to us by Thrifty Stamper.  This is such a fun technique!  I think my apple stamp looks kind of like an owl with big eyes and a cute beak and I will try to make an owl from …

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(2013 c81) Winter Scenes – MFP Stamp

Today’s card was made with a Mark’s Finest Papers stamp from the set called Winter Scenes.  I first stamped the ornament on hot pink CS and colored over with Stardust pen,  then I stamped on white CS and heat embossed with white and then sponged with blue ink and cut out the “scene” center circle …

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(2013 c80) Canvas Background

For my card today I inked white canvas with these Tim Holtz Distress Inks: Wild Honey, Dried Marigold, Mustard Seed and Scattered Straw. I then frayed the edges and ironed heavy duty Pellon onto the back of the canvas and then ironed the canvas onto my cardbase. (Be sure to place a piece of plain white …

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MFPTT Ch #71 Paper Clay by Lis Robson

This week at Mark’s Finest Papers for Tutorial Time Challenge #71 called Paper Clay is brought to us by Lis Robson.  Instead of using paper clay, For my card I used FastMache found at http://www.actuvaproducts.com. I got mine at Michaels.  It is also an air dry product.  See my card with the peacock feather stamped …

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(2013 #78) Fall Leaves

For my card, I used Provo Craft Fall Leaf dies  I colored my lace with a Sharpie pen.  Inked and popped the leaves for dimension. Challenges Entered: Flourishes:  Timeless Tues. #241 –  Use Lace & Pearls Berry71Bleu: October Challenge – Autumn is in the Air (Fall Colors) MoxyFab:  Apache Tears in the key of Autumn

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MFPTT Ch #70 Faux Cloisonne by Ginny Maxam

This week’s tutorial is a really elegant, fun technique!  On Mark’s Finest Papers SpeedyTV’s Tutorial Time Challenge #70 we have FAUX CLOISONNE brought to us by Ginny Maxam.  I used  Mark’s Finest Papers stampset called Wealthy Fish and Lotus Blossoms    So now it’s your turn to give this tutorial a try & enter it at …

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MFPTT Chal. #69 Paper Bag

This week at Mark’s Finest Papers MFPSTV on Tutorial Time Challenge #69  Jane Chambers is bringing us a tutorial on  embelishing a paper bag.  Here is my sample:     I also added a paper flower made out of a coffie filter. To emboss the bag I used Sellbinder’s 3D Framed Labels 18 folder and highlighted with Tim …

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