Category Archives: Tonic Stamps & Dies

(2019 c21) No Stamps Birthday

For the flower I colored paper with Distress Inks by Ranger  and I used Cute Cluster flower die by Paper Smooches to cut the flower.  The background was  created using Ranger Alcohol Inks  on  PHOTO PAPER.  The heart was cut out with TONIC STUDIOS Traditional Heart Die Set 1459e ; then to give a little more definition for the heart I pounced Platinum NUVO Mousse with a sponge around the heart …

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(2019 c16) Falling Hearts

For today’s heart insert I sandwiched the t issue  paper that was colored with Ken Oliver Color Burst (Watercolor Pigment Powder) inside a piece of 3M Transparency Film .  Before embossing the background, (in order to prevent smashing the deep embossing)  I cut one edge with an old Spellbinders Edgeabilities Dies, Classic Edges 1 (it is no longer available, but you …

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(2019 c15) Red, Pink & White Valentine

Background created on white cardstock with Tim Holtz Sizzix Botanical 3D Texture Fades Embossing Folder .  I highlighted with Barn Door Distress Inks by Ranger .  The hearts were cut out with TONIC STUDIOS Traditional Heart Die Set 1459e .  The largest was colored with Barn Door, Candied Apple Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger.  Then sprayed with Silver Glitter Dust by Thermoweb.   The pink portions were created …

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(2019 c14) Steampunk Valentine

I love my new Tim Holtz Mechanics 3D Texture Fades Embossing Folder 662715.  I spritzed my paper with water then inked one side of folder with Versamark Ink   and embossed with my Sizzix Big Shot.  Then I heat embossed with Carnelian Stampendous Pearluster Embossing Powder.  The metal peaces are from Tim Holtz Ideaology line The foam heart was cut with TONIC …

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(2019 c10) Clear Hinged Shaker

Clear Heart Shaker Card above and with the shaker FLIPPED UP in photo below. I followed Jennifer McGuire’s UTUBE video “Hinged Diecut Greetings” showing how to create the clear hinges for folding elements, even shaped elements!   I will just post progress photos after the background pictures. Products Used:   TONIC STUDIOS Traditional Heart Die Set 1459e ;   HERO ARTS Love …

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(2019 c8) Heart Shaped Shaker Card

Heart shaped shaker card made with:  New  Die Set  TONIC STUDIOS Traditional Heart Die Set 1459e ;       HERO ARTS Love Stamp and Cut DC175 (Happy Vallentine Day sentiment on the inside);     LAWN FAWN Happy Happy Happy  (Wishing You A);     Ranger Alcohol Inks  to color the background;  Tulle with a silver swirl design for the shaker window.  The sentiments were ultimately  stamped …

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