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Archive for May, 2014

Wedding Wishes




I needed a card for a co worker who is getting married this summer.

I was trying for a “dancing off into the sunset” look.

Distress inked background. Bride and groom cut on the silhouette

Silhouette Magic



Bead background cut on the silhouette from black card stock and placed over a watercolored background


Same thing but cut on white.

Which one do you like better?!

Embossed Watercolor



Put water-colour paper through the sizzix in an embossing folder and then watercolored it. Vellum for the butterfly and greeting with white heat embossing

Distress Ink Watercolor



Four colours of Distress Ink on craft sheet spritzed with water and water-colour paper placed on top, dried, then various colours painted in.

Butterfly inked and spritzed as well

Watercolor Class



I seem to have struggled a bit with some of the watercoloring techniques, however I am happy with this one. Normally I might have left the background but instead I watercolored some soft colours in

Online Card Class Begins



I was working on watercoloring and stencils but the image did not show up very well, however the colours were too pretty to throw away so look carefully and you can see some pattern and text!

Blue Bells Silhouette



With inspiration from Birgit (http://bigganed.blogspot.se)

Distress Inks, Die cuts from Spellbinders cut on Sizzix

Sentiment from Quietfire Designs




Just spending a couple of hours practising with inks and techniques.

Not sure if I like this well enough for a card




Just simple stamping for a springish card. The weather remains cold…