Category Archives: DCWV Cardstock

(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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(2018 c23) Hearts

This background was one of the many experiments I tried after making my own Heart stencil with hearts from Spellbinders Media MiXage One Heart and  Hero Arts Valentine and three Hearts fancy dies  using watercolor paper.  See HERE   I just glued red sequins to the center in the form of a heart.  The LOVE die is from Love Stamp & Cut by Hero Arts. It …

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(2018 c4) Pink Lady Bug Valentine

I used 7 die sets for today’s card and many are old & best found on Ebay or Amazon.  The boarder with heart cut-outs is Spellbinders Edgeabilities – Classic Petal Die Set E8-006  The vellum heart on the far left is Spellbindes Die D-Lites Vines of Passion S2-022 and it was edged with pink Wink of Stella Marker for a …

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(2018 c2) Unicorn Valentine

Today I used old designer papers from my stash.  And this is the first time I have used my NEW:  XCut XCU503029 Unicorn Mini Die set (the link is to the European company, but I have found them in the USA in a local store in Oregon) and the Spellbinders Media Mixage MD1-002 Squares One.  …

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(2017 c81) Winter Wonderland, Impression Obsession, Penny Black, Sizzix

  I had fun coloring the background with cheap watercolors by Crayola. The small trees were cut from green cardstock  with Impression Obsession dies called Fir Trees DIE084-V.  For the largest tree I used Sizzix dies called Woodlands 660978.  I lightly brushed white paint over the branches.  The deer were stamped with Nature’s Friends by Penny …

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(2017 c34) Frantic Stamper, Tim Holtz & Taylored Expressions Christmas

Christmas in July Peaceful Poinsettia by Taylored Expressions was stamped and heat embossed for the background. Then Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger was sponged over the flowers and sprtized with water to make the inks react.  The Poinsettia Bubble Ornment from Frantic Stamper as well as Believe from Tim Holtz Alterations Die set called Holiday Words Script by Sizzix was cut out of the background and another gold ornament was cut …

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