Category Archives: DCWV Cardstock

(2019 c92) My Favorite Things Casing Jen McGuire Transparency Windows

Ok I CASED Jennifer McGuire’s Embellished Windows Technique today!  I sponged a light shade of blue Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger over the top 2/3 of card face then stamped with My Favorite Things: Mesmerizing Mandala Background with ed with My Favorite Things: Mesmerizing Mandala Background with it was inked with Versamark Ink  & heat embossed with Clear Ranger …

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(2019 c89) Pink Fresh, Pink & Main, Hero Arts

I made 2 cards today using Pink Fresh Gatsby Die Set.  I inset and layered.  The first card I cut Sentiment Die:  Pink & Main Happy Birthday PNM200.   For both cards I used  DCWV Shimmers Stack. (It has a metalic look) For the second card I stamped and heat embossed the sentiment from Hero Arts DC184 Ribbon …

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(2019 c63) Tim Holtz Flower Garden

 Using watercolor paper I cut the background out with  Sizzix Tim Holtz  Garden  Greens TH661206, then colored with Ken Oliver Color Burst (WatercolorPigment Powder) .  (I saved the cutouts for another project) The flowers layered on top  were cut from Sizzix  Tim Holtz Wildflowers 2 Thinlits Die TH661808.  I colored with Distress Inks by Ranger and  Tim Holtz Distress Markers by Ranger.  I mounted on DCWV Brights Glitter cardstock.  …

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(2019 c7) CAS Heart Shaker

I stamped the top 1/3 of the background with  My Favorite Things: Mesmerizing Mandala Background with Versamark Ink  & heat embossed with Holografic EP.  I created the heart shaker by cutting a gold frame with the Hearts Template (an old template that had about 7 sizes of hearts) FISKARS ShapeXpress Cutting System.  Then in the center I inserted a red …

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(2018 c157) Alcohol Ink Ornaments

Dies used:  Lawn Fawn – Stitched Ornaments Dies   and Believe from Tim Holtz Alterations Die set called Holiday Words Script by Sizzix .   For the upper panel and panel inside of the middle ornament I first colored on Kodak Photo Paper with Ranger Alcohol Inks  by scribbling across the paper with the nozzle of the alcohol ink bottle. Then I spritzed with 90% alcohol.  The scribbled areas really …

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(2018 c43) Foiled, Embossed Pink Garden

This was another trial of foiling:   I stamped Sizzix/Hero Arts #657772 Textured Impressions Folder w/Stamp- Silhouette Vines Set (This is a discontinued set, but can still be found on the web) with Versamark Ink and gently heat embossed with Stampendous Stamp N Bond and then placed through my heat laminator with silver hologram Deco Art Foil. As you can see the foiling adhered where stamped, …

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(2018 c39) Mum Blessings

For the background I first stamped Repeating Flowers by Hero Arts with regular white cardstock with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with white EP. Next I impressed the DI159 Paper Layering Mum Flower die in the middle.  Then I sponged Abandoned Coral, Carved Pumpkin & Squeezed Lemonade on the background where the mum was impressed. Next I cut the Mum into a piece …

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(2018 c37) Emboss Resist Watercoloring, Blessings

For the background I first stamped Repeating Flowers by Hero Arts with regular white cardstock with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with white EP.  Then I painted with Michaels called Niji Pearlescent Watercolor Set. I stamped  Hero Arts Color Layering Peacock CM126 today with Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger and heat embossed the highlight layer with gold EP.  Then I gave it sparkle by …

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(2018 c33b) Color Your Vellum GKD Flower

 Using the stamp set A Year of Flowers 1 at GinaK Design I stamped the rose on Vellum with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with black WOW Embossing Powder  and colored with Copics on the back. Next I dry embossed with  Spellbinders-M-Bossabilities Embossing Folder – Framed Labels Eighteen It is hard to see the labels outline, so look at the photo on the right for a …

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(2018 c26) Hearts, X-cuts, Hero Arts, Simon Says Stamp dies

I used designer papers from my stash for the background. The boarder is called Dot Scallop Boarder SSSD111658 by Simon Says Stamp.  The Love You hearts are by X-cut XCU 503620 this link is at Docrafts which is a European company, bit I find X-cuts in some of my local stores in the USA. The one on the …

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