Category Archives: Kat Scrappiness

(2021 c036) Monochrome Fly High

For my Monochrome card I used shades of blue in Distress Inks by Ranger  to stamp Hero Arts CM411 Sunflower Field Heroscape . For the windmill, barn, clouds, birds and plane I used Blueprint Sketch Distress Oxide Ink by Ranger and then heat embossed with Clear WOW Embossing Powder. On the inside I stamped the sentiment from Inkadinkado Special …

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(2021 c022) Inside Outside Slimline

I cut the flower shape through the card front and the blue card cardstock that was first impressed with Kat Scrappiness Wonky Stitched Nesting Slimline Dies. I stamped the flowers: Hero Arts DC233 Rose Stamp & Cut  and Hero Arts Florals Dahlia Stamp & Cut  with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with Black  Ranger Embossing Powder on Mixed Media paper …

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(2021 c016) Distress Inks on Photo Paper

I used photo paper to create the background by SMOOSHING Distress Inks by Ranger onto my Craft Mat and spritzing with water then mopping up with the photo paper. I cut heart printed vellum with Wonky Wavy Stitched Hearts by Kat Scrappiness . See a closeup of the vellum hearts below. Challenges Entered: My Favorite Things: Sketch 529 Simon Says Stamp: (Wed.) …

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(2021 c008) Valentines with Printed Papers

The Heart was cut out of metalic cardstock using  TONIC STUDIOS Traditional Heart Die Set 1459e for the outer cut and the center was cut out using a very old and discontinued die set called Swirled Heart by Spellbinders. The link will show you other hearts they still carry. Love was cut using Love Stamp & Cut by Hero Arts . This metalic …

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(2021 c007) Valentine on Die Cut Letterpress Background

I used one of my favorite techniques for the backgrounds, 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 Star Fusion  and glued together.  Then I covered the top with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with white EP so that …

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(2021 c001) Winter Birthday

To create the slimline snow hills, I did creative partial die cutting with Kat Scrappiness Crafters Essentials Winter die set. I did the same thing with the swirl background and colored it with Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger . The deer & trees were cut from colored cardstock using the same die set. After assembling, 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 using Kat Scrappiness – Peacock Teardrop Background Cover Die. and also the 2 gold frames on the outside using Kat Scrappiness Double Stitched Rectangles . The shaker window was created with my laminator following  Jennifer McGuire’s Embellished Windows Technique . The sentiment …

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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 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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(2020 c092) Fall Thinking of you

I had fun following Jennifer McGuire’s Die Cut Letterpress Technique video to create the background. This second attempt went a little Off the Path, but I like it & will probably even do it this way again sometime. I may have to call it Letter Depress instead of Letter Press???? Ha ha. As you can see in …

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