Thursday, January 17, 2019

[Pretty Pink Posh] Crocus Flowers Card

Hi, friends!
I hope you are having a wonderful day.
Last weekend, I had fun coloring beautiful Crocus Flowers from Pretty Pink Posh January Release. So I'm sharing a card with you, today. 


To begin, I stamped Crocus Flowers on Heavy Weight Watercolor paper using Distress ink Antique Linen, then I watercolored them. I used various watercolor media including Rose of Ultramarine and Gamboge from Daniel Smith, and Watetcolor Brush Markers. I added more shades using my polychromo pencils. After I finished colorimg, I cut them all using Crocus Flowers Coordinating Dies.



I trimmed a piece of Bristol paper into A2 size, and ink blended it using Distress Oxide inks (Twisted Citron, Mowed Lawn, Tumbled Glass, and Mermaid Lagoon) . 


Next, I stamped Courage sentiment on top of the panel, and then I adhered Crocus Flowers using Glue Dots and Foam Adhesives.  After I foam mounted my panel to a card base, I added double stranded twine ribbon , Sparkling Clear Sequins Mix, 6mm Lime Sorbet and 4mm Lime Sorbet sequins.



Thank you for reading this post.
I hope you enjoyed it. 
Have a wonderful day!

Marge







Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge : Clean and Simple

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Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
Thank you for joining us for the Card + Envelope Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too.
This week the challenge is

Clean And Simple 


We are showcasing Hero Arts Products this week. You don't have to use them to join in but if you have some we would love to see them used
The lovely folks over at Simon Says Stamp are generously giving away a FABULOUS $50 voucher to shop at the  Simon Says Stamp Store! All winners are chosen randomly, so everyone has an equal chance to win! Woo Hoo!! Good Luck to everyone! The Design Team is looking forward to seeing your crafty makes and will pop around to visit you ASAP!

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Here's my card for the challenge inspiration. I used Woodgrain Texture Dies which I thought would make perfect base for any kinds of CAS design.



I simply put Thank You diecuts on the woodgrain backgroun with a little dimension and added a little bit of sparkles with Metallic Gold Jewels.
Papers I used are 110lb Neenah White and Schoolhouse Red.



Here's another one for which I used Right Meow and I Love You Dies


I added gold sparkles by using Metallic Gold Jewels and Copper Glitter paper.





So now it’s YOUR turn. 
 Happy Crafting



Do you use Instagram ?  If so please add  #ssswchallenge to your challenge entry uploads so we can see them on there too !




There are fabulous Giveaways and inspiration from fabulous designers on a daily basis over on the Simon Says Stamp Blog, if you haven't subscribed by email you may want to so you don't miss out.






You have until Wed  8am Ohio time. 1pm UK time, 2 pm CET to join in.
New creations only, please don’t link projects published before the start of the challenge, Only 5 new creations will be eligible in the prize draw.
Thank you so much for your stopping by and reading this. Have a wonderful day.
Marge ♡

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

[Simon Says Stamp] January 2019 Card Kit inspiration

Hi, friends!
Today, I'm going to share a card featuring Simon Says Stamp January 2019 card kit.
I had already shared two cards in last  week's post, and here's another one. 



I diecut a piece of blue paper from the kit, which is Celebrate Winter 6×6, using Wonky Rectangles Dies.Then I diecut a smaller Wonky Rectangle out of red heart pattern paper (Knit Picky 6×6).  I also diecut a tag using Stitched Dress up Tag and scraps. 



Next, I adhered each layer giving some dimension, then I foam mounted snowman and penguim from Snow Much Stamp set. A sentiment from Floral Hearts set was heat embossed in white using Fine Embossing Powder. Finally, I embellished my card with pom poms included in the kit, 3mm sparkling clear sequins, and ribbon. 



Copic Marker No : BG09-BG07-BG05, Y38-Y35-Y15, W3-W1-W0-W00, C3-C1-C0, R46-R29-R14

Thanks for reading this post.
Hope you enjoyed it :)
Have a great day!
Marge♡

January 2019 Card Kit Gallery for more inspiration:)