Monthly Archives: August, 2015

(2015 c52) Unity Back to School Bookmark

I love making bookmarks and laminating them for my grandkids!  This one started with a piece of watercolor paper which I colored with colors to match the Color 31 Be Inspired Challenge at Unity Stamps.  On this side for the leaves I used Marks Finest Papers leaf stamp from Autumn Glory.  The leaves was heat embossed on …

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(2015 c51) Unity Reading is the Ticket to Success

Reading is the TICKET to SUCCESS!  I used Unity Stamps from KOM Spread Your Wings {5/15} for the girl and for the leaf I used Marks Finest Papers leaf stamp from Autumn Glory. I love making bookmarks and laminating them for my grandkids!  This one started with a piece of watercolor paper which I colored with colors to match …

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(2015 c50) Unity Stamps, Back to School, Fall, Book Mark

I used Unity Stamps from KOM Spread Your Wings {5/15}.  And for the back I used On This Journey Together   I used Multi Medium to glue the tissue text by Tim Holtz called Melange Challenges Entered: UnityStampBlog:  Be Inspired (use Unity Stamps) Color #31 SimonSayStamp:  Work It Wed. ClassyCardsNSuch:  CCNS #99 – Back to School MixedMediaChallengeBlog:  MMMC …

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(2015 c49) Unity Friends with Flair

Unity Stamps used:  “Lift up Your Eyes”  I I stamped and then colored with Artist Loft Pearlescent watercolors found at Michaels. Challenges Entered:  UnityStampCo:  Unity Friends With Flair

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(2015 c48) Designs by Ryn, Watercolor

As the sweet nectar of the hibiscus is food for the hummingbird, Sharing in celebration as well as sharing when there is sorrow is food for our own souls as well as blessing those we invest our time and energy in.  I stamped Flying Hummingbird 1  & Sideways Hibiscus found at Designs by Ryn with Versamark Ink and heat …

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(2015 c47) Faux Metalic Paper and Heat Embossed Sentiment

Today’s card once again used the technique found at Jennifer McGuire demonstrated a method called Faux Textured Metal Paper. I used the Stripe Background embossing folder found at Classy Cards N Such to emboss the striped background after using Tim Holtz Spiced Marmelade to color the background and then applied Perfect Pearls (Perfect Gold).  I used the same technique for the …

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(2015 c46) Faux Metal Embossed Paper Get Well Card

For today’s card I used the technique found at Jennifer McGuire demonstrated a method called Faux Textured Metal Paper I used the Stripe Background embossing folder found at Classy Cards N Such to emboss the striped background after using Tim Holtz Spiced Marmelade to color the background and then applied Perfect Pearls (Perfect Gold).  I used the same technique for …

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(2015 c45) Faux Textured Metal paper

I was so happy when Jennifer McGuire demonstrated a method called Faux Textured Metal Paper. I followed her video using Tim Holtz Distress Inks: Peacock Feathers, Pickled Raspberry, Cracked Pistachio, Abandoned Coral, Shaded Lilac and Fossilized Amber, Then went over with white Perfect Pearls powder to achieve the metal look. I then Embossed with Butterfly …

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(2015 c44) Unity KOM Spread your Wings

For this card I started by stamping the reading lady from Unity Stamp Co. from KOTM May 2015 Spread Your Wings. and painted her with Artist Loft Pearlescent watercolors found at Michaels. I masked her and then stamped the Dream Text by Stampendous on watercolor paper, then I brushed watered down white gesso to tone down the text. Next I inked the background …

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(2015 c43) Shaker, Technique Tues. & Lawn Fawn Dies

I love Shaker Cards!  I used Lawn Fawn’s Stitched Journaling for the window as well as the hearts (I achieved just cutting 4 hearts by placing my top plate at the edge of the 4th heart) on the tab of Technique Tuesday’s Cool Tab Card die (which can also be found at One Happy Cut as well as the Hugs …

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