Category Archives: Sizzix

(2017 c87) Hero Arts Hanakkah

   My two Hanakkah cards’ sentiments were stamped with Hero Arts DC212 Blessings Stamp and Cut. The Minorah was created with Spellbinders Nestabilities Standard Circles Sm and the bottom half of the  Sizzix Bigz Die – Hardware Findings created the base.  The candles were stamped with a single rubber stamp that I had unmounted years ago, so I don’t even know …

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(2017 c86) Tim Holtz Compass Sizzix, Bigz Sizzix

  Supplies used: Technique Tuesday Sunflower Stamp Set,   Tim Holtz Sizzix Framelits Compass Blueprint Die & Stamp Set 659883 ,  Tim Holtz Sizzix Die Headstone Bigz 658249 ,  Tim Holtz Sizzix Die Vintage Cabinet Card Shapers Bigz Altertations 657217 ,  Distress Inks by Ranger  ,   Wink of Stella Marker  For the  Tim Holtz Compass Blueprint I stamped on a piece of designer paper …

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(2017 c84) Sparkling Snowflakes with Sizzix, S-Cuts, WOW or Ranger

The background was dry embossed with a borrowed Embossing Folder and since it exposed some of the white core of the cardstock, I covered it with Versamark and heat embossed with  a Hologram Embossing Powder that was old and discontinued.  You can find similar EP at WOW and Ranger.  The snowflake negatives were cut out …

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(2017 c83) Winter Scene using I.O., Newton’s Nook, Sizzix, Darice, Avery Elle

This watercolor background was painted with Distress Inks by Ranger  diluted with water.  Next I stamped Newton’s Nook Whispering Pines with Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger  called  Iced Spruce.  The deer was cut out with Impression Obsession DIE 1 17-6 Sm Deer die.  The snowflakes from Avery Elle, Snowflakes ST-17-27 were stamped & heat embossed with white.  I spattered water on …

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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 c75) Impression Obsession, Sizzix & X-Cuts Dies for Tags

Today’s Tags were made with dies: Merry & Bright from X-Cuts, Open trees from Sizzix called Woodlands 660978 and Impression Obsession dies called Fir Trees DIE084-V. All were cut out from watercolor paper that had been colored with Colorburst by Ken Oliver. The words were cut from Shimmerz Stack with Merry & Bright by X-Cuts. …

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(2017 c64) Penny Black, Sizzix

Scene created by stamping trees from Nature’s Friends by Penny Black. Then I “painted”  the snow shadows and the sky with Tim Holtz Distress Ink by Ranger .  The sentiment is from Sizzix thinlits die set called Holiday Words: Script. Challenges Entered: PennyBlack:  Holiday Head Start  (Christmas) SimonSaysStamp:  Anything Goes MFTCardChallenges:  Color Challenge #80

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(2017 c61) Frantic Stamper, Lawn Fawn, Masculine

Background of card base was made by inking with Tim Holtz Distress Ink by Ranger Dies used:  Lawn Fawn – Big Scripty Words Dies ,   Frantic Stamper – Pegboard ,  Frantic Stamper – Small Hand Tools Embossing Folder:  Sizzix Texture Fades – Woodgrain Challenges Entered: ScrapyLand:  Chal #76 – Anything Goes DieCutDivas:  October Challenge SimonSaysStamp:  Monochrome Stamplorations: CUTplorations – use die cuts

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(2017 c46) Friend, Flower Clusters, Distress Oxide

Background sponged with Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger Fossilized Amber,  Pealed Pain, Cracked Pistachio, Broken China and Faded Jeans. Then spritzed with water and dried then sponged again and spritzed again., giving a watercolor effect for the background. Dies used:  Paper Smooches – Cute Clusters,  Little B – Sentiments, Hello was cut out twice, glued together and coated with …

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(2017 c33) Congratulations, focus

For my Focal point Sentiment card I used: Stamp set: (retired from Stamp  TV) Inside and Out by Gina K Designs                                       Die Set:  Retired Spellbinders set:   Nestabilities Labels 6, six (Can still be found on Ebay …

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