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Tips, Tutorials, & Techiques

Tips & Tricks using Watercolour Pencils

I’m starting a new feature on Friday’s called “Film Friday“.  Each Friday I’ll share a video with you.  I’ll share videos I’ve made along with videos from Stampin’ Up! In today’s video, the lovely Shannon West, from the Stampin’ Up! home office shares some tips and tricks using the new…

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Happy Spring with Basket Bunch

Happy First Day of Spring!   Don’t you think daffodils just seem like spring! I made these bright and cheery daffodils in a basket with the Basket Builder Bundle (pictured below).  This adorable stamp set comes with so many different Easter and spring pieces. And almost every image can be cut…

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Watercolour Spritz Technique

In honour of International Women’s Day, I thought I’d post this gorgeous card from Karen Duke of Spruce Grove, Alberta, using the lovely women stamps from the Stampin’ Up! set  Beautiful You. Karen did this amazing watercolour technique using her clear block.  She used her stamp pads to ink up…

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Masking with Avant Garden

Avant Garden is one of the most popular picks this Sale-a-bration.  It is no surprise that even though this stamp set is mostly flowers, that it was popular because it has lots of versatility.  In the Avant Garden stamp set, there are two different types os flower, both a watercolour…

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New Glimmer Paper

One of the new items offered during Sale-a-bration is the  Glimmer Paper assortment.  This paper is so gorgeous and rich in colour.  I’ve made this card with the Sweet Sugarplum glimmer paper.  Doesn’t it look yummy paired with the Rich Razzleberry colour?  The Glimmer Paper also comes in Bermuda Bay…

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If you have been wanting the Big Shot…
D Feb 24, 2017  C Big Shot, Demonstrator, Tips, Tutorials, & Techiques, Videos   c 

My Big Shot is my most used tool in my stamp room and I have a couple of tips for you. In this video, I give a couple of tips about how to assemble and set up your Big Shot and what plates to use.  And see below on how…

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T-Shirt Paper Piecing Technique

I made this card using a modified version of the paper piecing technique.  You can see some various ways to use the paper piecing technique in this post here.  On this card, I used the Treats Specialty Designer Series Paper and the T Shirt Builder Framelits Dies.  I stamped the…

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Easy Washi Tape Cool Treats

The Cool Treats stamp set has all sorts of fun pieces to make ice cream cones and sundaes and popsicles.  And it also has various accessories, one stick (like I have on this card), double sticks, various cones, a strawberry, a cherry, sprinkles and little highlight pieces.  And it includes…

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Perfect Mix Dozen

When I saw the Perfect Mix stamp set in the Stampin’ Up! Occasions catalogue, I had to have it as I love the puns in it!    Each image has a matching saying and pun. To make this card, I stamped the image first with Basic Black ink. Then I coloured…

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