Monday, 20 March 2017

MHKDesigns Monthly Designer Inspiration - March


Hello friends!


It's time for my Designer Inspiration for MHKDesigns!  I grabbed my beautiful "Butterfly Wisdom" digital stamp, my watercolor paints and went to work!  

Butterfly Wisdom Digital Stamp Set

Here is what I created:


The inside:


I hope you enjoy this card - I had fun making it!  There is still time to enter our Monthly Challenge and be sure to check out the rest of the amazing stamps on the MHKDesigns Etsy shop!

Until next time,

Friday, 17 March 2017

Creative Corner Challenges - For the Dogs

Hello friends!

It's time for another fun week over at Creative Corner Challenges!  We didn't have a sponsor, so we were free to work with whatever we wanted. Our theme? FOR THE DOGS!  Anything to do with our furry friends!

I had to make some Dog Sympathy cards, so I grabbed this digital stamp from SparkleNSprinkle and went to work! Here is what I created:



The digi was pre-colored, so it was a snap to make!  I added a bit of shimmer with the Clear Shimmer Brush  from Close to My Heart.


I hope you will come out and play along with us!

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Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Digital Delights - Easter Express

Hello friends!


I have a new creation to share today for Digital Delights by Louby Lou!  

I chose to work with an adorable stamp set called "Easter Express" and a digital paper set called "Blossoming Egg". Here is what I created:


Enjoy!

Have a great day!

Friday, 10 March 2017

SparkleNSprinkle - Irish Blessings #1

Hello friends!






























I have a super fun "lucky" card to share with you today for SparkleNSprinkle!  I created this card using the Irish Blessings Stamp Set!

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I started by stamping my main horseshoe image using Versamark Ink and embossing with Black Detail Embossing Powder (my go-to powder for outlining!).  I colored in the image using ShinHan TwinTouch Markers.  Using the Versamark, I stamped some of the clovers around the image and embossed with Palm Green Embossing Powder. I took a second piece of white cardstock and inked up the entire panel with the Versamark Ink Pad (just tapping it around randomly).  Then, I sprinkled on the Palm Green Embossing Powder and heat set - creating a really cool background.

Next, I set to work on my flowers!  I took a piece of 2.5" Tear-ific Tape and applied it to a piece of white cardstock. I punched out my shapes and then simply peeled off the adhesive backing and applied my Luau Green Glitter (burnishing well!).  So quick and easy!

 

I used the Mini Blender Brush  to apply Indian Gold Embellishment Mousse to all the edges of my paper pieces.  I stamped the Good Luck sentiment in with Versamark Ink and embossed with Black Detail Embossing Powder.  I followed the same stamping pattern with the clovers around the sentiment, and rubbed on some of the Indian Gold Embellishment Mousse to further accent the pieces. 

 

All the layers were adhered with 1/4" Tear-ific Tape. To add that finishing touch, Bright Metallic Gold Enamel Drops were added to accent the horseshoes and corners. 

 

I'm also entering this card in the Cardz4Galz Challenge #42 - Name Your Powder!

I hope you enjoy this card and I can't wait to share more with you next time!

Jess

Kitty Bee Designs - Challenge #90 Living Things With Wings


Hello friends!


It's time for another amazing Challenge at Kitty Bee Designs!  This is Challenge #90 - Living Things With Wings!

We are generously sponsored this month by Bugaboo Digi Stamps and ppinkydolls art. I chose to work with an amazing image from ppinky dolls called "Baby Chick".


Here is what I created:


I watercolored this image with Pearlescent Watercolors.


I am so excited to see what you create this month - play along and you could win a prize from our Sponsor!

Until next time,

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Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Kitty Bee Designs - March Designer Spotlight!

Hello friends!

I have a super cute card to share with you today for Kitty Bee Designs!  I chose to work with the "iCarrot Bun" Digi - isn't it adorable?

iCarrot Bun Digital Stamp

This is what I created:


I colored the image using my PrismaColor Pencils.  I love making sunny Easter cards - they are so much fun! :)

Until next time,

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

Creative Corner Challenges - Girly Fun with The Paper Shelter

Hello friends!

I'm a bit late with posting, but I created 2 fabulous cards for our Girly Fun Challenge over at Creative Corner Challenges!  Our Sponsor was The Paper Shelter.  Their images are gorgeous and I LOVE that I can work with pre-colored digis! ;)

We were blessed to work with the Digi called "Mad About Shoes" and I made 2 cards.  The first is using a "cracked glass technique" and the second is a more shabby, vintage look.

To make the cracked glass/ice technique, I simply covered the image with Versamark Ink, sprinkled on Super Thick Clear Embossing Powder and heat set. I repeated the process one more time and then placed the image in the freezer for about 5 minutes.  After the 5 minutes, I removed the image from the freezer and went about cracking! :)  Super fun!




I'm entering the Cracked Glass Card in the Cardz4Galz Challenge #42!

I hope you come and play along with us this week!  Until next time,

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Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Digital Delights - March


Hello friends!


It's time for a great new release from Digital Delights!

I was able to work with the adorable new release called "Love My Bunny Susie".  She's so cute! 

Love my bunny Susie set

Here is what I created:


I hope you enjoy! I'm loving making all these Easter Cards! :)

Until next time,

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MHK Designs - March Challenge

Hello friends!


It's time again for another Monthly Challenge over at MHKDesigns!

Here is our Challenge Prompt:


Here is what I created using the Bunny Love Stamp Set:


I watercolored the digital stamp after I printed it out.  I added a cute little bow accent and some Easter paper in the background!  Love this cute little bunny!

I hope you will come out and play along with us this month! :)

Until next time,