Category Archives: Spellbinders Die

(2017 c57) Spellbinders, Little B & Ellen Hutson

I’m trying a picture tutorial today. On the finished card above you can see I Die cut Spellbinders Leaves A Fallin in the center of watercolor paper and then watercolored it.  The sentiment was cut with die from Little B called 100591 6 Piece Sentiments Dies.  Follow along: Picture to the right shows work on the back side of the …

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(2017 c53) Color Burst & Distress Oxide Ink Sunset, Spellbinders, Penny Black

Background was first spritzed with H2o and sprinkled with Color Burst by Ken Oliver  and spread around with a wet paintbrush. when dry I used a torn paper as a mask to sponge the mountains with Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger . I also went over the sky lightly with Skatered Straw Oxide ink and then spattered H20 on …

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(2017 c50) Ellen Hutson & AltENew Birthday

I stamped on watercolor paper that had been colored with powdered Pigment product called Color Burst by Ken Oliver.   I stamped the Mondo Hydrangea with Versamark and heat embossed with white EP then cut it out with the Mondo Hydrangeo die by Ellen Hutson.  The leaf was also colored with Color Burst by Ken Oliver and heat embossed with …

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(2017 c45) Summer Butterfly

Background watercolor paper was colored with blue Color Burst by Ken Oliver , then cut out with Sizzix Thinlits Dies, Mixed Media by Tim Holtz 660220.  Another watercolor paper was colored with orange Color Burst and cut out The Happy Birthday  with Sentiments Three by Spellbinders as well as the butterfly  by Spellbinders called Die D-Lites Outrageous Butterfly S2-069 . Challenges entered: DieCutDivas:  Anything Goes …

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(2017 c44) Dies Only – Spellbinders

  Die Set:  Retired Spellbinders set:   Nestabilities Labels 6, six (Can still be found on Ebay & Amazon) This is the outside of a Dies only an Easter card.  The inside has a stamped sentiment.  As you can see on the inside all the dies on the front were inset so they show on the inside too. Challenges Entered: …

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(2017 c40) Foil it up, Coffee

I Copied my dies on white paper then took them to Kinkos and had them Printed  on the Toner Copier onto black cardstock. Then put them through my heat laminator to “foil”, I cut out with my Nestabilities Labels 14 die, which left a foiled edge on the negative hole. On watercolor paper using my …

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(2017 c39) Poinsettia Christmas Shaker

  Peaceful Poinsettias by Taylored Expressions were stamped with Versamark and Heat embossed with Gold EP.  Then I masked with Art Masking Fluid by Windsor & Newton.  For the background I watered down Color Burst Liquid Metals by Ken Oliver and spattered several colors. Next I peeled off the masking and colored the flowers with mixtures of the …

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(2017 c14) Ellen Hutson & Paper Smooches

Mixing it up with Ellen Hutson & Paper Smooches. I used Cute Cluster flower die by Paper Smooches to cut the flower out 5 times to get all the “Pieced” elements in different colors. ( I can combine the leftovers to make other flower combos. The dark green base was cut with Spellbinders Labels Eighteen Die.  The sentiment …

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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 c10) Bicycle on Pop Can Pennant

This was a fun experiment! First I cut the pendant with Sizzix Hero Arts Bicycle 657782 set out of a flattened soda pop can.  I stamped the bicycles with the stamps from the set with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with black EP on the inside of the aluminum can. I cut out the stamped aluminum …

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