Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Sweet Peas

 Hi Everyone,

For today's card I have used a stamp set from Altenew.

Ingredients

Stamp Set:  Sweet Peas

Medium:  Copic Markers

(R08, R05, R22, YG63, YG17, YG13)

Sentiment:  Included with Stamp Set

Card Stock:  Neenah Desert Storm

Ink:  Ink on 3 Juicy Clear

Other:  White Embossing Powder, Sakura Gelly Roll


Until next time

Melissa

xxxxx

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Sketchy Floral Thanks & Card Creator Windows 2 Die

 Hi Everyone,

For today's card I have used stamps and dies from Paper Rose.

Ingredients

Stamp set:  #19072 Sketchy Floral Thanks

Medium:  Copic Markers

(RV19, RV17, RV55, BG29, BG15, BG13, BG32, BV04, BV13, BV02, YG63, YG17)

Sentiment:  #19023 Black & White Sentiment Sheets

Die:  #19532  Card Creator Windows 2

Card Stock:  X-Press It Blending Card, Black Card

Ink:  #18834 Hybrid Black Ink

Other:  #19499 Clear Crystal Mix, Glossy Accents, #18954 Clear Microbeads


Method

  • Card Base:  14 x 10cm White card
  • Cut Black Card to 14x10cm.  Cut 'Card Creator Window 2' from the centre.  Adhere this to the base card using foam tape.
  • Using hybrid black ink, stamp flower onto X-Press It blending card.  Colour with copic markers and fussy cut. Apply Clear Microbeads to centres of flowers using Glossy Accents.  Adhere flowers to base card.
  • Trim sentiment and adhere to base card using foam tape.
  • Adhere Crystals to card using Glossy Accents


I have created a colouring video for this card.  It is available on the Paper Rose YouTube Channel.


Until next time

Melissa

xxxxx

Monday, September 21, 2020

Basketball Player

 Hi Everyone,

For today's card I am using a new release from KLM Digital Designs.

Ingredients

Image:  Basketball Player

Medium:  Copic Markers

(E04, E1, E21, E00, E000,R20, E47, E44, E43, E42, R29, R27, R35, B39, B37, B45, C1, C00)

Sentiment:  Included with image

Die:  Circle Grid Coverplate, Stitched Rectangle Frames

Card Stock:  X-Press It Blending Card

Other:  Enamel Dots


Until next time

Melissa

xxxxx

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Balloon Ride

 Hi Everyone,

For today's card I have used a stamp set from Paperie Ink.

Ingredients

Stamp Set:  Balloon Ride

Medium:  Copic Markers

(E47, E44, E43, E42, R20, G05, FYG2, YG07, YG05, B05, B04, B02, Y35, Y17, YR31, BV04, BV13, BV02, RV19, RV17, RV55, BG15, BG13, BG32)

Sentiment:  Hooray

Card Stock:  X-Press It Blending Card

Ink:  Ink on 3 Blackout

Other:  Liquid Pixie Dust, Glossy Accents


Until next time

Melissa

xxxxx

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Christmas Band

 Hi Everyone,

For today's card I have used a new image from Lili of the Valley (LOTV).

Ingredients

Image:  Christmas Band

Medium:  Copic Markers

(E04, E11. E21, E00, E000, R20, E44, E43, BG49, BG15, BG13, BG32, B29, B28, B26, FB2, T8, T7, T6, T5, E57, E23, E55, E31, C7, C5, C3, C1, W7, W5, W3)

Sentiment:  Computer

Card Stock:  X-Press It Blending Card

Other:  White Embossing Powder, Glossy Accents, Clear Microbeads


Until next time

Melissa

xxxxx

Friday, September 18, 2020

Long Stem Flowers - Stamptember Simon Says Stamp & Paper Rose Collaboration 2020

 Hi Everyone,


I am super excited to be part of the Paper Rose and Simon Says Stamp Collaboration for the Simon Says Stamp Stamptember 2020.

This stamp set is just amazing.  It is a large Poppy Set designed by Kasia from Paper Rose.

Ingredients

Stamp Set:  Long Stem Flowers

Medium:  Copic Markers

(R08, R05, R22, R21, YG63, YG17, YG13)

Sentiment: #19289 Black & White Sentiment Sheets

Background:  #19351 Halftone Hearts Stencil

Die: #16679 Stitched Rectangle Frames

Card Stock:  X-Press It Blending Card

Ink:  #18834 Hybrid Black Ink

Other:  Anna Griffin Texture Paste, Spatula


Method

  • Using the Hybrid Black Ink, Stamp Poppies, Stems and Leaves onto X-Press It Blending Card.  Colour with Copic Markers & Fussy cut around each.  Set aside.
  • For the background, Apply Texture paste through the stencil onto a piece of white card.  Allow to dry.
  • From white card, cut 2 of the largest rectangle frames.  Adhere one too the background piece of card.  Trim to size.
  • Adhere Poppies, stems and leaves to the background piece. Don't worry if these overlap the frame.
  • Adhere the last rectangle frame, this will cover any stems that are overlapping the last frame.
  • Trim sentiment.  Draw a thin border around the edge and adhere to card using foam tape.

A colouring video for this card is available on the Paper Rose YouTube Channel.



Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Easy Breezy & New Challenge

 Hi Everyone,

Today is the start of a new Challenge on the Create a Smile Blog.

This challenge is a Sketch.


Ingredients

Stamp Set:  Easy Breezy

Medium:  Copic Markers

(C3, C1, C00, B000, B05, B04, B02, G05, FYG2, YG07, YG05, R20)

Sentiment:  Included in stamp set

Background:  Cloud Pattern Stencil, Distress Oxide Salty Ocean, White Paint

Die: Circles

Card Stock:  X-Press It Blending Card

Ink:  Ink on 3 Blackout

Other:  Twine, Glossy Accents


The challenge can be found here.

This is the sketch that I followed:


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx