Author Archive: Lagene

(2020 c104) Gate Fold Ornament

I created this Gate Fold card using: for the gate doors by dry embossing with Crafters Companion EF6-CHEL Christmas Elegance embossing folder which is hard to find, the ornaments were cut with the discontinued Spellbinders 2012 Heirloom Ornaments dies. The snowflakes are from Arctic Snowflake Punch by Martha Stewart and from another which is now hard to find called Spellbinders …

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(2020 c103) JOY Tags Card

Backgound and poinsettia on small tag were stamped with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with Gold  Ranger Embossing Powder using CM280 Color Layering Poinsettia by HERO ARTS by using the Misti Stamping Tool . On the small tag I sponged  Hero Arts Pigment Unicorn White Ink  through Tim Holtz Layering Stencil Dot Fade. The large tag was an old bank tag and I …

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(2020 c102) Thanks Shaker

Once again I had fun following Jennifer McGuire’s Die Cut Letterpress Technique video to create the background behind the shaker window and also the 2 gold frames on the outside. The shaker window was created with my laminator following  Jennifer McGuire’s Embellished Windows Technique . The sentiment was cut from  DCWV Foiled 6X6 Stack  using Little B – Handwritten Expressions Die …

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(2020 c101) Oh Holy Night

Critters from Lawn Fawn:  Upon A Star  were colored with Copics. The Birch Trees were cut with Mama Elephant Winter Forest Cover Creative Cuts Die. The snow & Stars was stamped with Hero Arts Pigment Unicorn White Ink  using Lawn Fawn Let It Snow, and the inside sentiment was from the same set. See The star was …

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(2020 c100) Thanks – Thanksgiving Letterpress

Once again I had fun following Jennifer McGuire’s Die Cut Letterpress Technique video to create the background.  I created the DIY Letterpress by cutting 3 pieces of heavy cardstock with  Kat Scrappiness – Peacock Teardrop Background Cover Die. Instead of the vellum step I covered the top with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with a cheaper brand of clear embossing powder. …

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(2020 c099) Pink Fresh Thank You

The top panel was cut with Pink Fresh Gatsby Die Set  using Kraft and a Peachy metalic cardstock from DCWV Foiled 6X6 Stack . The lower boarder and Sentiment was stamped with Pink Fresh Studio Bloom Stamp Set using Versamark Ink and heat embossed with Carnelian Stampendous Pearluster Embossing Powder.  I did a partial cut to create the border with …

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(2020 c098) I Celebrate You

 created the red layer with Coral, Sinbright Yellow & Calabaza Orange Pinata Alcohol Ink  & Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink Blending Solution onto Brea Reese Waterproof Sheets to make the background. The top layer is Black cardstock cut with Pink Fresh Geo Star 2. Sentiment:  Little B – Handwritten Expressions Die Set mounted on yellow vellum. Challenges Entered: Pink Fresh Monthly Challenge: November Give Thanks/Thank You or …

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(2020 c097) Thank You Friend

I created the red layer with Red Pepper Ranger Alcohol Inks & Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink Blending Solution onto Brea Reese Waterproof Sheets to make the background.  Then cut it out with Pink Fresh Geo Star 1. The top layer was Kraft cardstock cut with Pink Fresh Geo Star 2. I placed these onto a piece of baby blue …

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(2020 c096) Slimline Christmas Village

I cut my snowy winter village layers with Hero Arts D1787 Tri-fold Edge Village Fancy Die. The sky was created with Tom Holtz Sizzix Crackle 3D Texture Fades Embossing Folder 664171. I followed Jennifer McGuire Embossing Folder Techniques video to color the sky by inking only the high points of the folder. I framed with …

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(2020 c095) Slimline Thanks

I love my new Kat Scrappiness Wonky Stitched Nesting Slimline Dies that I used for this card. For the background I again had fun following Jennifer McGuire’s Die Cut Letterpress Technique video to create the background.  I created the DIY Letterpress by cutting 3 pieces of heavy cardstock with Kat Scrappiness – Peacock Teardrop Background Cover Die and glued together.  …

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