Category Archives: Penny Black Stamps & Dies

(2017 c29) Penny Black, Brusho

I used Powdered Pigments called Brusho Crystal Colorsfor the background. The scene was stamped & heat embossed with black EP. Stamps from Penny Black used: Nature’s Friends. I used my Misti stamping tool (I love it) Challenges Entered: CardChallenges(MFT):  MFT Color Challenge #66 SimonSaysStamp:  Work It Wednesday HappyLittleStamper:  April Watercolor, Twist Rainbow TheArtisticStamper:  Backgrounds

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(2017 c13) Bleaching plus coloring #3, Penny Black Stamp

Experiment #3 – Bleaching an image and then coloring. Today’s Experiment #3 starts with a Linen Textured Cardstock from The Paper Company/Crafts and Creativity (I can’t remember where I got it and am finding it hard to find on the web.) I used the Misti Stamping Tool to stamp the green cardstock with straight bleach 3 …

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Bleaching plus coloring #2, Penny Black Stamp

Experiment #2 – Bleaching an image and then coloring. I started with watercolor paper & I used Powdered Pigments called Brusho Crystal Colors: Ultramarine Blue. Then used the same procedure as  previous post of Experiment #1. I used the Misti Stamping Tool to stamp the purple cardstock with straight bleach 3 times. (I just used a paintbrush …

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(2017 c11) Bleaching plus coloring #1, Penny Black Stamp

This was a fun experiment with Bleaching an image and then coloring. I used the Misti Stamping Tool to stamp the purple cardstock with straight bleach 3 times. (I just used a paintbrush to cover the stamp image). You can see the wet bleached paper on the right.  I thoroughly dried and then placed in same …

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(2017 c7) The Unfolding using Misti

I used the Misti Stamping Tool to stamp The Unfolding by Penny Black (if you buy from the link provided and are local in southern Oregon you can instruct on your order that you will pick it up and save the shipping cost.) I used Ranger Distress Markers: Forrest Moss, Mowed Lawn, Mustard Seed & …

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(2016 c38) Unity & Penny Black

For Today’s card I stamped and heat embossed in gold the butterfly from Unity Stamps:  Kit of the Month June 2014 In Love With Love For the background I colored with Tim Holtz Distress Inks mixed with water. After totally dry I stamped with Penny Black stamp sets:  Sprigs and Nature’s Friends for the greenery …

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(2016 c24) May Flowers with Color Burst by Ken Oliver

  Background was created with Color Burst by Ken Oliver by sprinkling the dry powders on watercolor paper and then spraying with water (I never tire of watching the magic of the colors moving and blending) After totally dry I stamped with Penny Black stamp sets:  Sprigs and Nature’s Friends with Versamark Ink and heat …

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(2016 c15) Penny Black with Brusho Crystal Colors #2

So if you read to the end of my last blog post this is the crazy/wild sky I warned you about!  Details at end of post. Challenges Entered: SimonSaysStamp:  Work It Wednesday – Feb 24 to March 28 ModSquad:  Animal Antics TheDailyMarker:  30 Days of Coloring Challenge       Details: I wet the lower …

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(2016b c14) Penny Black with Brusho Crystal Colors

Challenges Entered: SimonSaysStamp:  Anything Goes (Wed.) ModSquad:  Animal Fun Details: I used a different Powdered Pigment this time called Brusho Crystal Colors.  They work like the Color Burst that I used in the last few cards seen earlier here on my blog.  I love both products! I wet the lower portion with a loose shape …

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