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(2017 c60) Watercolor Lawn Fawn & MFP

Stamped using my Misti Stamping Tool: tree stamps called Tree Selections 2012 and Tree Greetings 2012 from a company that went out of business in late 2016 called Mark’s Finest papers a Heinrich Co.,  the fox are from Mom + Me  by Lawn Fawn.  They were watercolored with Distress Inks & then I masked with Art Masking Fluid by Windsor & Newton.  …

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(2017 c52) Sunset with Brusho, Penny Black & Lawn Fawn

  The sky part of card was colored with Orange  Brusho Crystal Colors. Then cut the sentiment from Lawn Fawn called Thinking of You.  I tore the bottom to resemble mountains and mounted on another piece colored with Brown and Yellow Brusho.  The vegetation on the bottom was stamped with my Penny Black stamp called Pastoral and heat embossed in …

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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 c47) Christmas Inlay Dies

 My Favorite Things is having a great week of inspiration on Camp Create 2017    Today I stamped the sentiment with Unity Stamp Co.’s Magic of Christmas  Next I sponged the background with regular Tim Holtz Distress Ink by Ranger.  Then I cut the snowflakes: Impression Obsession Snowflakes (DIE024-X) out of the background as well as cutting on plain white cardstock …

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(2017 c43) Ellen Hutson & Avery Elle

The Bouquet from Avery Elle called Thanks A Bunch was stamped with VersaColor:  Orhid, Rose Red, Sage, Bamboo.  The sentiment from Ellen Hutson stamp set called Mondo Hydrangea was stamped and heat embossed onto a heat resistant 3M Transparency Film for High Temperature Laser Copiers.  The transparency film was cut an inch longer than the embossed background & I scored on both ends and folded so that …

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(2017 c29) Penny Black, Brusho

I used Powdered Pigments called Brusho Crystal Colorsfor the background. The scene was stamped & heat embossed with black EP. Stamps from Penny Black used: Nature’s Friends. I used my Misti stamping tool (I love it) Challenges Entered: CardChallenges(MFT):  MFT Color Challenge #66 SimonSaysStamp:  Work It Wednesday HappyLittleStamper:  April Watercolor, Twist Rainbow TheArtisticStamper:  Backgrounds

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(2017 c25) Essentials by Ellen, Oxide Distress Part 2

Today’s card uses the actual Die cut flowers  from yesterday’s background piece (Essentials by Ellen die set called Wild Garden by Julie Ebersole). To see all the details on how I colored see yesterday’s post HERE. Supplies used:  Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger:  Peeled Paint, Broken China, Wilted Violet & regular Distress Ink Blueprint Sketch.  DCWV 6×6:  …

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(2017 c22) Tags, Flowers & Button

To honor my ancestors, my tag started by covering my base with burlap then layering Tim Holtz ephemera pieces and a printed picture of my grandparents who passed before I was born. I made the flower by cutting out and coloring with paints and cecopaging on the tag and accenting with a button. The dragonfly …

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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 c5) Tulle Window Anniversary Card

On the inside of the card I glued the row of Hearts DIE-127K from Impression Obesssion (They make me think of water tules that the bird would be wading in along the river edge).   The picture of the inside of the card can be seen on the right. (The 2 lighter grey strips are just …

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