Category Archives: XCut

(2018 c26) Hearts, X-cuts, Hero Arts, Simon Says Stamp dies

I used designer papers from my stash for the background. The boarder is called Dot Scallop Boarder SSSD111658 by Simon Says Stamp.  The Love You hearts are by X-cut XCU 503620 this link is at Docrafts which is a European company, bit I find X-cuts in some of my local stores in the USA. The one on the …

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(2018 c16) Valentine, Hero Arts, Xcut

Dies used Xcut Dinky Mini Die Love You Heart XCU 503620 and Hero Arts DI179 Valentine & Three Hearts Fancy Dies.  Using gold thread I ZIG ZAGGED together 3 pieces of printed paper from my stash. Challenges Entered:   ModSquad: Valentine – Use Red (Jan24 – Feb 6) PowerPoppy: Power & Spark Challenge – Grab a Map with Pagemaps.com (Jan 5-31)  …

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(2018 c7) Hero Arts, Layered Peacock, Distress Oxide

I used my NEW Hero Arts Color Layering Peacock CM126 today with Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger .  The second layer on the tail was stamped with Versamark Ink and heat embossed with a blue WOW embossing powder, the third layer on body and tail used gold EP. I cut a mask for the peacock & then sponged the background with Distress Oxide …

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(2018 c5) Beauty & the Beast Anniversary Hanger

  This 8 X 8 inch hanger is for my 40 year old son and his wife (they are still KIDS  to me). They loved BEAUTY AND THE BEAST and have given each other special reminders of the movie over the years (my daughter-in-law even painted a picture featuring the rose) I’ve had the background pattern …

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(2018 c4) Pink Lady Bug Valentine

I used 7 die sets for today’s card and many are old & best found on Ebay or Amazon.  The boarder with heart cut-outs is Spellbinders Edgeabilities – Classic Petal Die Set E8-006  The vellum heart on the far left is Spellbindes Die D-Lites Vines of Passion S2-022 and it was edged with pink Wink of Stella Marker for a …

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(2018 c2) Unicorn Valentine

Today I used old designer papers from my stash.  And this is the first time I have used my NEW:  XCut XCU503029 Unicorn Mini Die set (the link is to the European company, but I have found them in the USA in a local store in Oregon) and the Spellbinders Media Mixage MD1-002 Squares One.  …

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(2017 c85) Ornaments with Alcohol Inks, Cuttlebug, Lawnfawn, Xcut

  As I remenise on Christmases past, I guess my most memorable gift was when I was about 5 and my favorite auntie (who was a seamstress) gave me a little suitcase full of clothes she had made for my new baby doll that my Mom & Dad (oops Santa) gave me that year. I …

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(2017 c84) Sparkling Snowflakes with Sizzix, X-Cuts, WOW or Ranger

The background was dry embossed with a borrowed Embossing Folder and since it exposed some of the white core of the cardstock, I covered it with Versamark and heat embossed with  a Hologram Embossing Powder that was old and discontinued.  You can find similar EP at WOW and Ranger.  The snowflake negatives were cut out …

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(2017 c80) Wreath, Taylored Expressions & X-Cuts

Challenges Entered: ScrapyLand:  Chal.  #78 – Anything Goes (use anything they sell -XCut) TheHouseThatStampsBuilt:  Chal. N217 – Anything Goes WordArtWednesday:  Chal 310 & 311 – Anything Goes ModSquad:  Wreath focal Point CropStop:  Nov. Challenge – Link Party #34 (use a company they sell – Ranger Distress Inks) SimonSaysStamp:  Anything Goes  

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(2017 c75) Impression Obsession, Sizzix & X-Cuts Dies for Tags

Today’s Tags were made with dies: Merry & Bright from X-Cuts, Open trees from Sizzix called Woodlands 660978 and Impression Obsession dies called Fir Trees DIE084-V. All were cut out from watercolor paper that had been colored with Colorburst by Ken Oliver. The words were cut from Shimmerz Stack with Merry & Bright by X-Cuts. …

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