Monthly Archives: December, 2013

MFPTT Ch #81 Starburst Tutorial by Lois

This week on MFP Tutorial Time Challenge #81, Lois  brings us a great tutorial called Starburst.  Check out all the design teams samples.  Here is my card:I found a fantastic source for this glittery paper at the dollar store!  It was originally gift bags!  The great thing about this paper is that it is lightweight …

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(2013 c97) MFP stampsets “Wise Men” & “Winter Scenes”

This card uses two stampsets from Mark’s Finest Papers called Winter Scenes for the background trees and Wise Men for the sentiment and star.   I then tore paper for a mask and inked the snow hills on the background with white ink. I found a fantastic source for this glittery paper at the dollar store!  …

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(2013 c96) ODB “On Wings of Eagles”

This week on Our Daily Bread the challenge is: This week’s challenge is: NOEL Word Play (use items beginning with each letter in noel to create your card or project) eg. N- notions, nestabilities, negative O- oval or circle shape, olive, old E- embossing, embellishments, eggplant (color), envelope L-Lace, layered, letterpress I used: Nestabilities (Oval),  Orange (on …

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MFP Tutorial Time Challenge #80 – Coloring Acrylic Beads by Lis Robson

This week on Mark’s Finest Paper’s Tutorial Time Challenge #80 is Coloring Acrylic Beads by Lis Robson.  I colored clear hearts and tear drop beads with Tim Holtz Alcohol ink. I then strung them on gold thread & adheared to the front of my card for added BLING! I stamped the fashionable lady with the …

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(2013 C95) Our Daily Bread

For today’s card I made a Double Z Fold Card, using stamps from the Faith set from Our Daily Bread. I stamped the butterfly image with Versamark and heat embossed with black EP.  Then I sponged with Tim Holtz’s Distress inks by Ranger called Peacock Feathers and Pickled Raspberries. I cut the side strips on …

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Candle embelished with Tissue

For today’s project my inspiration comes from the Monday Challenge to use Tissue Paper this week on Simon Says. Here is how I did it: 1) After die cutting snowflakes using Spellbinders called 2012 Snowflake Pendant I left the waxed paper inside the die after cutting out snowflakes for another project (I always use a …

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MFPTT Chal #79 Double Z Fold Card

This week at Mark’s Finest Papers, Tutorial Time Challenge #79 is called Double Z Fold Card.  I had a blast with this technique!   Here is my card.I used Mark’s Finest Papers Stampset called You Are an Angel  For the side panels, I used Spellbinder’s Holly Accents  using both the positive and negative!  The diecuts in …

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MFP Tutorial Time Challenge #78 Tutorial by Pam Stang

This week at MFP Tutorial Time Challenge #78 is Faux Linen Technique brought to us by Pam Stang.  Here is my card using this tutorial:I used Winter Scenes stampset  by MFP.  Here on the left is another photo with a better angle that shows the snowflake stamping in the background that was stamped with white …

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(2013 c92) Embossed dry & wet (heat embossed)

For today’s card I used Our Daily Bread stamp set  called Faith for the sentiment and cut out with Holiday Tags Shapeablities from Spellbinders.  For the background I dry embossed with Darise embossing f0lder called Snowflakes on The Shimmer Stack from DCWV,  then I sanded to reveal the white core.  The die cut snowflakes are from …

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