Monthly Archives: October, 2014

(2014 c56) Unity “For A Moment”

This is one of my favorite techniques SPONGING BACKGROUNDS for a scene using stamped images.  I Stamped with And For A Moment by Unity Stamp Co. To color the image I used Distress Inks by Ranger to color by smushing stamp onto my craft matt and then picking up with a water bursh.  Then for the background and I used sponges to …

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(2014 c55) StampTV Merry Christmas

I got my first Lawn Fawn dies and created the hills and river with them.  Loving their dies! I stamped the trees with Versamark Ink on green cardstock. Then I stamped with Life is Good by Teresa Momber found at StampTV and heat embossed with white EP.  The sentiment stamp from Festive Frame by Melanie Muenchinger also found at StampTV. Challenges Entered: …

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(2014 c54) Lawn Fawn Dies, MFP Stamps

I got my first dies from Lawn Fawn and I’m so HAPPY!  I cut the Stitched Leaves out of the long white cardstock strip and removed them and sponged with Tim Holtz Distress Inks by Ranger.  Then I cut the Say it – Happy die and removed it and sponged with Fired Brick Distress Ink.  I sponged the cardstock with …

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(2014 c53) Unity Stamping on Tissue Technique

Today I first painted the background onto watercolor paper with Artist Loft Pearlescent watercolors found at Michaels . Using Versamark ink I stamped the bird  and flowers both from Dream To Be and sentiment from KOTM June 2014 “In Love With Love” on tissue paper (the kind you put into gift bags). Then I heat embossed with embossing powders. Next …

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(2014 c52) Unity Orange Slice Vase

Stamps from Unity Stamps used: KOTM June 2014 In Love With Love for the Vase of flowers  and Basically Said for the sentiment.  I used Artist Loft Pearlescent watercolors found at Michaels to paint the background and focal image after embossing with black for the jar of oranges and with purple for the flowers. Challenges Entered: SimonSays:  (Wed)  Color …

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(2014 c51) Unity Stamps, O is for Orange, Fall Feathers

Unity Stamps used:  For Background – Stitched Daffodils, Tattered Chicken Wire    I Stamped with Versamark & heat embossed with clear  EP on white mixed media paper and then sponged over the entire piece with Spiced Marmelade Distress Ink by Ranger.    For second layer I stamped the  feathers from Imagine, Dream, Fly  and the sentiment from Basically Said onto tissue …

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(2014 c50) Unity “Inspire Words” Fall Watercolor Background

For today’s card I used Unity Stamps called “Inspire Words by Donna Downey” after making my watercolor background. I first sprayed my watercolor paper with water and then touched surface with very wet watercolors and watched it flow!  I love this part! When it was dry I took the negative sheet of tissue paper that …

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(2014 c49) Unity “Imagine” Fall, Multi-media

For today’s card I stamped with Unity Stamp Co. called “Inspire” Words. and “Feather Flight: Today’s multi media card started with white cardstock and I spritzed with water then with “Peeled Paint” Tim Holtz Distress re-inker by Ranger. I cut out multiple leaves from tissue paper with the Provocraft leaf dies and laid them on the wet …

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