Monthly Archives: May, 2014

(2014 c37) STV Hope Grows

For today’s card I used little branches and butterflies from Gina K Designs, Stamp TV called Hope Growsby Theresa Momber. First I stamped on water color paper with Versamark & heat embossed with clear EP.  Then I wet the paper around each branch & pooled around each with Pearlescent water colors by Artist’s Loft found at Michaels.  …

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(2014 c35) Just Rite Tufted Vintage Labels 7 Background Stamp

Today I am using Tufted Vintage Labels Seven Background Stamp by Just Rite Papercraft. I started with watercolor paper & stamped my background with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with Black EP.  Then I sprayed with water and applied pools of Pearlescent water colors by Artist’s Loft found at Michaels in the diTamonds and around …

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(2014 c36) STV Masking

Today’s card is using a masking technique seen here on StampTV; Stamps from  Gina K Designs Stamp TV used: Beyond Baskets by Melanie Muenchinger A Year of Boarders by Melanie Muenchinger Hugs and Prayers by Nina Brackett Entered on Stamp TV:  Gina K Guest DT – Challenge 2

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(2014 c34) MFP Above The Rest

Today I am Traveling to Africa on a Safari!  (I only wish)I made my background on watercolor paper using cheap watercolors doing a wash method.  I stamped my African silhouette animals from  Above The Rest stampset from Mark’s Finest Papers a Heinrich’s Co:  onto scraps of watercolored backgrounds and mounted on Labels 1 die by …

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(2014 c33) Unity Fashionista Anastasia

I was the lucky winner on the new Mixed Media Monthly Challenge Blog!   I received 4 marvelous Unity Fashionista stamps, and today’s card features Fashionista Anastasia.   Papers used: DCWV The Shimmer Stack, DCWV The Luxury Stack, Prima Marketing Inc. The Breathe Paper Collection.   The Shimmer oval makes me think of a full length mirror! Ribbon:  …

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(20014 c33) Stately Flowers 1 @GKD

Today I am using Stately Flowers 1 stamps by Melanie Muenchinger found at Gina K Designs/STV.  For the central band I used Spellbinders die called Eyelets Boarder. The Yellow, Red and Green papers are from DCWV The Luxury Stack.  This is for their Gina K Guest DT – June Challenge 1.  Gina has a tutorial for …

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(20014 c31) Feminine card with Vintage, Masculine Image by Unity Stamps

Today’s card was stamped with Consider Yourself Vintage by Unity Stamps. I distressed background floral paper with embossing folder by Spellbinders M-Bossabilities calledElite and gold EP, then really distressed the edges and swiped with Tim Holtz’s Distress inks by Ranger called Victorian Velvet.    Spellbinder Dies used: Shapeabilities Damask Motifs and Spellbinders Labels Eighteen. Challenges Entered: ModSquadChallengeBlog:  …

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(2014 c32) Vintage Wings by Unity Stamps

Today’s card features On Vintage Wings by Unity Stamps I colored orange for the Monarch. Dies used:    Spellbinders:  Grand Scalloped Ovals, Shapeabilities – Boarder Iron Works Accents and Damask Motifs, Petite Ovals. Papers used:  DCWV – The Luxury Stack, My Minds Eye – Everyday Tango Paper Pad Challenges Entered: TheUnityStampCoChallenge:  Color Chal #16 MyFavoriteThings:  Card Sketch #175 …

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(2014 c30) Just Rite Green Chalkboard

OK this is my Chalkboard Birthday card using Just Rite Papercraft Stamps:  Ticking Stripe Background   & for the sentiment I used Your Special Day Medallion Labels    The frames were cut out using Labels Twenty-Two by Spellbinders. To achieve the “distressed” look of the background, I laid my paper on the Versamark inked stamp and …

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(2014 c 29) Journal cover – Our Daily Bread

Today’s project is the Journal back cover for my grandaughter in Tx that depicts the storms of life that come our way on any given day, week, month or year. Yet in spite of the way life buffets us like the winds of a storm, we can see glimmers of light that warm our souls …

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