Monthly Archives: December, 2015

( 2015 c80)Designs by Ryn, Hummingbird & Hibiscus

Today’s Watercolor card was stamped with Designs By Ryn – Flying Hummingbird 3 & Sideways Hibiscus. I stamped with Versamark and heat embossed with black EP.  The heavy embossed lines help contain the watercolor. I taped the paper down before watercoloring.  You can see that the color seeped behind the tape in a few places on the right side, …

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(2015 c79) Noel, Angel Watercolor Background

I first applied Art Masking Fluid by Windsor & Newton with a Kemper Spatter Brush on water color paper and let it dry.  Here is a great video by Heather Telford showing how to use it. Then I painted the background with a cheap set of Crayola Washable Watercolors, 24-Pack .    When it was completely dry …

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(2015 c78) Penny Black & Unity Stamps, Snowy Christmas

Big experiment day for me!  I first applied Art Masking Fluid by Windsor & Newton with a Kemper Spatter Brush on water color paper and let it dry.  Here is a great video by Heather Telford showing how to use it. I masked the skyline for the mountain.  Next I used Ancient Page Dye Ink …

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(2015 c77) Unity Christmas

Today I stamped the sentiment with Unity Stamp Co.’s Magic of Christmas .  Challenges Entered: UnityStamps:  Unity Blog Hop SimonSaysStamp:  Holly Jolly Stamping (Mon) UnityStamps: Unity Be Inspired Challenge – Any Holiday  CleanAndSimple: CFC146 – Snowflakes    

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(2015 c76) Floating Snowflake Ornaments

I made ornaments similar to these last year too. Here are my instructions: Sandwich ingredients: 2 silver cardstock frames, 2 plastic circles, 2 snowflakes, string, star, Stickles. Sandwich How To:   This ornament was made by cutting the snowflakes withSnowflakes #3  by SIZZIX with a dark and light blue cardstock from DCWV Shimmers Stack cardstock and glued together …

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(2015 c75) Silver Angel

Simply stamped with Versamark & heat embossed with silver EP on DCWV Shimmers Stack paper. Challenges Entered: ClassyCardsNSuch:  CCNS Challenge #114 -ANGELS

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(2015 c74) Altered Journal Cover, MFP Stamps

Today’s project is a watercolor background with stamped  boat from the stamp set called Silly Shells 2013 from Mark’s Finest Papers.  I like how it looks like a ghost ship with the water showing through the sides! Challenges Entered: SimonSaysStamp: (Mon) Gentlemen PoweredByPoppy: Time To Rewind  – I chose The Sky’s the Limit

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