Category Archives: DCWV Cardstock

(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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(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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