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(2020 c002) Hanukkah

  I’m getting a start on 2020 cards, it’s never too early RIGHT???  I used my NEW  stamp set that I scored with at an after Christmas sale at my local Craft’s Warehouse store, YEAH!  I used CM216 Happy Hanukkah to stamp using Versamark Ink   and heat embossed with Silver Ranger Embossing Powder.  On the inside …

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(2020 c001) Gina K Designs Do Over Card Challenge

So excited to make a DO OVER of a Christmas card from 2018 you  see it HERE.  The original card can be seen on the left.  I used the  Joy of The Season  SSS101919 a colaboration between SimonSays Stamp and Gina K Designs for Stamptember 2018  (This was a limited edition) I used Faded Jeans and Sailboat Ranger Alcohol Inks .  I followed Jennifer …

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(2019 c109) Altenew, Pink & Main Birthday

Background created in my spray box with   Tattered Angels .  I used my Misti Stamping Tool   and Distress Inks by Ranger to stamp Build A Flower: Rose by Altenew Stamps and cut out with matching dies.  The sentiment was cut out with Pink & Main Happy Birthday PNM200 and inlaid. I finished off with scattered jewels. Challenges Entered: Altenew:  Nov. Inspiration Chal

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(2019 c108) Sugar Pea Coffee Shaker

  I love COFFEE! For my shaker card today I used  Caffeine Addict from Sugar Pea Designs , and for the diecut sentiment: THANKS by Lawn Fawn. Challenges Entered: CoffeeLovingCardmakers:  Coffee Lovers Blog Hop SimonSaysStamp:  Work It Wednesday – Autumn Gratitude KatScrappiness:  Nov. Chal. – Lets Give Thanks SimonSaysStamp:  (Wed) Anything Goes  

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(2019 c106) Hero Arts Nature

  Stamps used:  I used Sizzix/Hero Arts #657772 Textured Impressions Folder w/Stamp- Silhouette Vines Set (This is a discontinued set, but can still be found on the web)  and Hero Arts Color Layering Swallowtail CM225  . I kind of followed Jennifer McGuire’s Double Resist Technique to create the background.  Using my  Misti Stamping Tool  First I stamped …

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(2019 C105) Pink Fresh Thanks

This background was created on watercolor paper using various colors in the yellow family and several shades in the orange family and finally Aged Mahogony, using  both Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger, and Distress Inks by Ranger .   I colored another piece of WC paper with Aged Mahagony and cut out with  Pink & Main Thanks Dies.   Then I …

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(2019 c104) Thanks, Penny Black & Pink Fresh

EEk I love my new Penny Black Wonky Squares Cover Die.  I colored 2 pieces of watercolor paper with a variety of yellow shades and orange family shades of both Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger, and Distress Inks by Ranger . Then I cut out the cover die from both backgrounds and pieced the inside pieces into …

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(2019 c96) My Favorite Things CAS

For my Clean And Simple card today I cut out the watercolor paper base with My Favorite Things Dienamics Inside & Out Diagonal Stitched Rectangle Stax dies.  Then I smooshed Distress Inks by Ranger  on my craft mat and sopped up on one side of the paper.  Next I stamped, heat embossed the images from MY Favorite Things BB Happy Pawlidays …

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(2019 c95) My Favorite Things Mandala on Kraft

Today’s card took a few twists and turns in the road to completion. (Even a bump and big ole POT HOLE) More on that later. Products used:  Misti, Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger,  My Favorite Things: Mesmerizing Mandala Background ,  My Favorite Things Die-Namics  Mesmerizing Mandalas ,  Versamark Ink,  Clear Ranger Embossing Powder ,  Painted  Greetings stamp …

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(2019 c86) Paper Smooches Monochrome

I created my own stencil by cutting Paper Smooches Harlequin die from heavy cardstock, then sponged Broken China Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger and then sponged with Versamark Ink  & heat embossed with Clear Ranger Embossing Powder . I then used my Misti to stamp the other areas with Paper Smooches Alphadot and Paper Smooches Artisan Blocks & …

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