Sunday, July 28, 2019

Week of 7/27/19 Cards

 FS650 - the super talented Peppermintpatty's Karin where I found this great Card.

USEIT2019 - Snowflakes

These snowflakes were already stamped sitting in my stash of stuff to use up and today's FS got me to pull them out and use them up.

Punched several small snowflakes in white and layered over the large snowflake. Found coordinating papers to match the colors of the snowflakes and punched out one for the top. Stamped the sentiments and layered.

Added Wink of Stella to the top snowflakes to add some sparkle.

 MMTPT574 - Flowers need water

Stamped the image with versamark and heat embossed in white then added layers of yellows and oranges to the sunflower with watercolor paint. Then added layers of brown and black to the center of the flower. Finished with the sentiment in black ink once the image was dry.

 WT750 - Impress Me

I created the BG on the cardstock doing the Faux Letterpress with M-Bossabilities technique with blue ink and used blue paper. Cut the curved edge and layered the card base. Stamped the sentiment and finished off with this gorgeous die cut butterfly and flowers from Heartfelt Creations. I finished the flowers off with prills and stickles.

Butterfly Anniversary
 F4A492 - Christmas in July

USEIT2019 - Snowmen

These snowmen images were prints that Jan Precious Kitty sent me and they needed to get used up off my pile of stuff I am trying to get used up this year.

Layered the images, stamped a sentiment and added some snowflakes also in my pile of stuff I am trying to use up. Finished off with some stickles to add some sparkle to the image.

Christmas Snowmen
IC712 - Pinterest Board-Needle Minders where I found this cute set of owls.

I am trying to finish using up my hoarded pile of Heartfelt Creations card kits and today's inspiration reminded me I still have a couple of owl kits to use. They came stamped and die cut already.

Colored the owl and tree shaped and layered, Sponged the layers and sponged the flowers. Shaped the flowers and layered on the tree. Finished the flowers off with stickles and prills.

What's Up

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Week of 7/20/19 Cards

 FS649 - This weeks incredible featured stamper terry serman where I found these cute Cards.

USEIT2019 - Onsies & Butterflies

I had a stack of already die cut onsies that I wanted to use and seeing Terry's cards with the sweet little elephant hanging over the top of the card was perfect inspiration for my cards.

Cut the layers using coordinating papers to match the onsies. Layered on brown CS and punched either stars or hearts for the front of the onsies. Embossed the layers behind the onsies. Grabbed some already cut lace trim and finished off with ribbon, sentiment and butterflies.

Oh My Goodness
 MMTPT573 - The need to read

CT0719 - Comeback Cards

USEIT2019 - Lace butterfly

I made This Card some time ago and really loved how it came out using a book page for the tag. So I recreated it with purples.

Cut the tag and layered, cut the DPs, added ribbon and lace and finished off with the button and gem.

Purple Butterfly
 No challenge for this card. My DH's coworker asked for a card for her daughter who lost her precious little boy. I was so touched and honored to make this card for her and only wish it will spark some joy.

Heat embossed the feet in blue WOW glitter. Cut the layers and die cut the lace layer. Stamped and die cut the flowers, shaped in the flower shaping molds, sponged the colors and hot glued together. finished off with prills in the centers.

Sweet Baby
 WT749 - You've Been Framed

UWEIT2019 - Frames

These frames were in my pile of stuff to use up. One was purple, one was teal plaid.

First I used acrylic paint and colored them green. Then I used the plaid lawn fawn stamp and stamped versimark and heat embossed white plaid over the green. I added foam tape and acetate to the frame and punched a bunch of baby bottles for the shaker element.

Added the card base layers and finished off with the ribbon and sentiment.

Congrats baby
IC711 - The National Audubon Society where I found this stunning Bird.

The black and bright read feathers reminded me of these feathers in my stash.

USEIT2019 - Feathers

Sponged on red, green and blue and die cut the triangle layer and laid over the sponged BG. Stamped the sentiment and popped on dimensionals so the end of the feather could lay under the sentiment.

With Sympathy

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Week of 7/13/19 Cards

 FS648 - the absolutely very talented whippetgirl aka Lee Ann Barrett is this weeks Featured Stamper. I found this amazing Card.

The card shape reminded me of this swirly die cut from Heartfelt Creations. I used an old card kit that I am trying to use up to create this card. The kit comes stamped and cut, you just need to color, shape and layer.

Used similar pink to shade my lily and added some green to the edge. Sponged the edges of the layers and shaped the flower and pedals. Layered the center on dimensionals and layered the die cut and flower. Finished off with prills and stickles.

Birthday Lily
 CAS541 - Tiny Things - Paper Clip

Cut the layers, die cut the heart, die cut a paw print out of the heart, stamped the sentiment and added the dog bone paper clips to the heart popped up on dimensionals. Finished off with the sentiment.

Pet Sympathy
 MMTPT572 - Sketch for Shelley

SC79 - SCS Sketch

This rose image was sent to me from Jan (Precious Kitty). Colored it with pencil and cut down. Layered and added stickles to the rose.

 WT748 - Tents to you

Stamped the giraffe and colored with copics. .Die cut the giraffe and created the acetate tent card. Added some additional clouds and stamped the sentiment.

Chin Up
IC710 - ten thousand villages - where I found this great MUG. I loved the colors on the mug it reminded me of the colors in the Coffee set from Heartfelt Creations.

I used one of the last coffee kits that I am trying to use up from Heartfelt Creations. They come stamped and die cut you just need to color, shape and mount. I fussy cut the simple pleasures sign and sponged the edges of the sign and coffee cup. Sponged the layers of the card base and DPs all with brown, popped up on dimensionals, shaped the flowers and added color to the flowers and leaves. Finished off with Prills and Stickles.

Simple Pleasures