Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Tag from Okie's Cricut Files!!

I made this tag for a swap (shhhhh...I have not sent them to share so Okie could see, though). This is from the cut files Okie shared with all of use with her adjustable scallopped designs....thank you sooo much are such a gem and you are sooo talented! I can speak for many and say thank you and we love you!!!!!!!! Hope you like my tag!! Thanks again for all of the creativity and designs you share with so many of us!

Big Shot Card....

I made this card using the Big Shot. I used the large scallop circle die. I also used the Stampin' Up! exclusive Birds and Blooms sizzlits large flower die for the little sheeps head and feet.....I love this card......he is just so cute......or maybe he is a she since she is on a pink card! lol

Butterfly Card

I am learning how to use my brayer....this is one of the better ones I have done....I think I am getting the hang of it!
Cardstock: Whisper White (background for front of card) and Bashful Blue
Stamps: Pocket Silhouettes, All Holidays and the butterfly stamp is from Martha Stewart's clear butterflies stamps.
Inks: pumpkin pie, really rust, summer sun, bashful blue, night of navy and basic black.
I colored the butterflies in with co-ordinating Stampin' Up markers and embossed them with clear embossing powder.

Bella's Bloom

This is the first card I ever did with the markers where I actually colored the stamp and "huffed" on it to get it damp before stamping......It turned out beautifully!!! (I truly had my
Stamp: Bella's Bloom
Cardstock: Whisper White, Not Quite Navy, Bashful Blue and Not Quite Navy designer series paper (hostess set)
Ink: Not Quite Navy and Stampin' Up markers pumpkin pie, old olive and barely banana
Ribbon: pumkin pie and bashful blue 1/4" grosgrain
Accesories: scallop edge punch, ticket corner punch

Sunday, October 12, 2008

Card swap card

I made this card front for a swap I am in on SCS. It had to be all current Stampin' Up it is all SU...
Stamp sets: Snow Swirled, Many Merry Messages
Cardstock: Bravo Burgundy, Handsome Hunter, Very Vanilla
Ink: Bravo Burgundy, Handsome Hunter, Whisper White craft ink
misc. clear embossing powder, gold brads and the top note Sizzix die that is exclusive to Stampin' Up!

Another brayer card

Not real crazy about this one, but I am still very, very new at this brayer thing! I will not give will see....I will get better!!
I used Stampin' Up! Pocket Silhouettes stamp set on this one.

Scraplifted Card!!

This card was completely scraplifted from Michelle Zindorf. I ordered the stamps and followed her instructions. I cannot, nor will, I sell this card.....I love it, though. Thought about giving it to my sister for her birthday but then I can't look at it anymore! lol

Monday, October 6, 2008

Brayer Technique

This is my first attempt using my brayer to do anything with....I have had it for years!! Never really knew what to do with it....then I was introduced to Michelle Zindorf's website and now I will play!
Hope you like it!!

Wedding gift card holder

This is a gift card holder made entirely with Stampin' Up! ® products.
And if you read the enscription....yes, he made me feel really is a card for my GREAT nephew and his new bride!

Thursday, October 2, 2008

Hand-painted card....

it is what it is......hand painted.
I love to paint but there is no market for it so I bought some acrylic paint paper and thought I would give this a shot......tuerned out pretty good, I think. Oh, I should tell you this was for a contest that called for an autumn themed card....