Spring Love Birds

Spring has sprung here and we’re just starting to see all the lovely flowers doing their superbloom thing.  With all the birds returning and the joys of Spring, I thought it might be nice to use up some of my Valentine’s Paper for Spring themes.  After all, Love is year round, right?  And I had…

Valentine Dark Wheel of Love

Some days, while I am creating at my craft table, the pieces come together very quickly and easily. That’s both good and bad. Good, because it’s a fun, satisfying experience and at the end of it, I have a finished project that I really love. Bad, because I totally forgot to take any progress photos…

Quicky Share: Soar

Soar and Bathing Lady Stamps by Lost Coast Design Butterfly stamp by Good Stamp, Stamp Good Technique: Masking and coloring with Tombo Markers Was made for Lost Coast’s Anything Goes challenge.

Advent Day 24: Moon girl Wreath

I’ve been playing a lot with coloring with distress oxides directly on to the inside of an embossing folder before pressing paper into it. This card has a tea dyed area on white card stock then embossed. Mowed Lawn distress inks was brushed inside the folder. The figure is from Characterconstructions.com and I stamped on…

Advent Day 17 & 18: Catch up with Tags

Sorry about skipping a day.  Unfortunately I had gotten sick so lost several days just staying in bed and recovering.  Still trying to get better, however, at least I am able to get some more posts done. This year I really played with my embossing folders and coloring the embossed areas.  It was my goal…

Advent Day 16: Skiing, Stockings, Snowflakes and Cocoa

Tim Holtz TH93740 Idea-Ology Christmas Ephemera Pack, Sizzix Tim Holtz Thinlits Die Mini Christmas Things Christmas Stocking, Snowflake and Hot Cocoa die all embellish this gift tag.  Tag base was embossed using Tim Holtz/Sizzix Snowflake texture Fades embossing folder and colored with Distress Oxide (just the raised areas).

Advent Day 13: Magic of Christmas

This holiday tag is comprised of rubber stamped images from Graphic45, from their Nutcracker stamp set.  Hand-colored using Tombo markers.

Advent Day 4: Vintage Christmas

Layers using Graphic45 as the main image, with layers of colored card stock that were embossed using a snowflake embossing folder. Distress Oxides were rubbed over the embossed images.