Category Archives: Sizzix

(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 Advertisements

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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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(2017 c27) Designs by Ryn, Hero Arts, Lawn Fawn, Oxide Distress

The focal hummingbird from Designs by Ryn called Flying Hummingbird 1 & it was heat embossed in gold.  I colored with  Niji Pearlescent Watercolors (I love the shimmer which gives just a hint of the real birds iridescent beauty). It was popped up with foam squares. The background image Textured Impressions 657772 by Sizzix/Hero Arts was …

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(2017 c16) Off The Edge, Oxide Distress Inks

Another Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger card! The background was made by smushing  Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger: Peeled Paint, Fossilized Amber, Faded Jeans, Weathered Wood & Worn Lipstick  on my craft mat and then spraying with water & smushing my watercolor paper into the color & drying and smushing another color & smushing etc …

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(2017 c6) Shaker Heart (See-through)

See through Shaker Card:I cut the window and inserts with Heart Ornamental Die by Sizzix.  I used repurposed acetate packaging behind heart on the front of the card and also on the back of the “fun foam on the inside of the card, so that you can see through the shaker. I filled with miscellaneous beads …

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(2017 c4) You make my Heart Flutter

  For my sweetheart. I used an embossing folder with the candy hearts for the front panel, and cut the heart with Heart Ornamental Die by Sizzix.  I also cut the shape in a piece of red fun foam to layer for the shaker window and filled with beads and sequins. I stamped the Hero …

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(2017 c2)Bicycle Sizzix Hero Arts set

I used Sizzix Hero Arts Bicycle 657782 set for this Birthday card for my adult son who competes on mountain bike trails.  The funny thing about it is that the color I chose for the wrecked bike turned out to be my son’s bike color. (HONEST I wasn’t thinking about that connection when I assembled …

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(2017 c1) Slider card, Lawn Fawn

Slider card made with my new Lawn Fawn “Slide on Over” die found at Ellen Hutson. You can see the flight path the digital STEAMPUNK OWL makes diagonally  down the card .  The Happy Birthday was cut with my new Tim Holtz  Celebrate Sizzix Thinlits dies found at Ellen Hutson. First I printed the Steampunk …

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(2016 c37) Bird Talk, Tim Holtz

I used Bird Talk by Tim Holtz set 56121B. I love the included dies! She was colored with Copics.   For the card base I used Sizzix Movers & Spapers L Die – Card, Decorative Flip-its Item #658839 The background for the bird was done on Watercolor paper. I used a scrap that I had …

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