Die cutting and Embossing

Hello!

Just checking in quickly to share my take in this week’s (CAS)E this Sketch #189.

I used a word die cut ‘Hugs’ from Simon Says Stamp and I embossed the yellow card base with this medallion design embossing folder. Its so easy and I finish the card while I’m on the phone with a friend. Multi- tasking you know 🙂

The sketch challenge

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I’m also entering this card to PDE Linky Party: Ch #137 All Cards (Card Only this week).

 

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Coloring with alcohol markers

Hello!

Today’s project uses this cute fairy stamps from The Greeting Farm. I recently received this set from my haul and need to color them quickly to make it to The Cupcake Inspirations Challenge # 373. I find the colors in the photo image perfect for these fairies to use, soft yet some darker reds underneath.

I used my promarker and copic markers to color the images. These are alcohol based markers that are great to blend. I have a limited markers of this type but they serve me well in coloring small images like these stamps.

The fairies have coordinating dies but I don’t have them so I fussy cut them including the mushrooms 🙂 need to do what I need to do to make them look good when I put dimensional tape to pop them up.

I used a card sketch inspiration from (CAS)E this sketch # 188. I used some fabric ribbons in the sides and also used my new wonky rectangular diecut to the white panel.  Love how the texture stitch add interest in a plain paper.

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I’m also entering this card to Simon Says Stamp, Anything Goes Challenge

and 4 Crafty Chick # 314 challenge, Fussy Cutting.

Simple Coloring with Inktense Pencils

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I recently purchased some new stamps online and finally had the chance to use this Trouble in a Tutu stamp set from Clearly Besotted 🙂 They’re so cute right? The  set has coordinating dies but I was not able to buy those yet but will definitely get them in my next haul.

I colored the images with Inktense pencils, using only pink and black. I used a very light stroke in coloring the areas that are supposed to be dark and let the highlights be in white. This card makes me smile really.

For my sentiment I white embossed them and added some sequins from Pretty Pink Posh for some more fun.

I used a card sketch inspiration from CAS(E) this Sketch #187.

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I also used a die from Mama Elephant to emboss the borders of the card base to add details. Just enough to put some texture on a plain card base.

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I’m also entering this card to CASology Week #212, Fun.

Also in Sweet Stampin’ Challenge, No Designer Paper

and Send a smile 4 kids, Anything Goes.

 

Always CAS

Hiya!

Popping in today to share my take in CAS(E) this Sketch # 184. I used to join in this challenge blog and happy to be able to join this week.

I always love clean and simple (CAS) cards and it makes me smile to do something clean yet cute in a way.

I have this “You”stamp set from Simon Says Stamp for sometime, finally use them in today’s card. I love the clean lines of the fonts and the combination of stamped heart and die cut hearts. The image is from Mama Elephant 🙂  colored him with promarkers

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Also entering this card to Lemon Shortbread # 21 Anything Goes Challenge.

And in Retarte #82, Anything Goes challenge.

Clean & Simple card

Happy 2016!

Wow! Its been so long that I haven’t checked in here. A lot of things on my plate that made my days so full, work, home and a lot of other things in between.

Anyhow, happy to share this clean and simple cards that I intend to send to Winter’s card call “Cards from the Heart Card Call 2016”. It’s for a very good cause and I can’t say no that. You can find more details here.

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I used the stamps from Mama Elephant and the big sketch heart from Hero Arts.

From my card sketch, I used CAS(E) this sketch #154.

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I’m also entering this card to Naughty or Nice Challenge #23: Lets get silly!

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Miss you card

Hi there!

Just popping in quickly to share my take in CAS(E) this Sketch # 109. Its been ages since I last played. I just wish there’s more hours in a day to craft.

I used Mama Elephant In My Heart stamp set &  coordinating dies. Coloring is with promarkers as always 🙂

The strips are washi tapes that I purchased in Michaels when I visited Vegas few months back 🙂

the sketch challenge..

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I’m also entering this card in Word Art Wednesday Challenge #169, Anything Goes.

Get well

A quick post for today after the Christmas rush, I had the chance to craft today and play with Paper Smooches, Anything Goes, Dec 21-27 (wk 3) challenge.

I die cut the Get Well phrase and two of the Arrows. I popped them by cutting a cardboard and another card stock to raise the die cut pieces in the card. I also stamped three hearts from the Bitty Bungalow stamp set.

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The card layout is inspired from CAS(E) this Sketch challenge #104.

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I’m also entering this card in Simon Says Stamp, Anything Goes Challenge.

Supplies

Wonderful in every way

I have some digistamps in my file that I decided to use over the weekend and did some coloring using markers. I have one colored that I shared yesterday here.

For today, I used this cute pups that I got from The Alley Ways stamps freebie which are colored both with promarkers.

I did a circle impression using a circle die behind the pups for some texture. I also added some enamel dots for color. The sentiment is from Mama Elephant  Everyday Greetings stamp set.

I’m entering this card in CAS-ology Pet cue.

I also used the inspirational sketch from CAS(E) this Sketch # 85.

Week 104 - Pet

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Let’s bond

I’ve been loving these super fun and cute stamps from Paper Smooches lately so I’m sharing another one today. I’m entering in Paper Smooches Anything Goes challenge (wk 5).

I used the Great Chemistry stamp set, the chemist? or scientist? is partly colored with promarkers and paper pieced. I stamped the sentiment in a speech bubble and also added the teeny weeny mice as a side kick 🙂

I used my card sketch inspiration from CAS(E) this sketch # 82.

SPARKS BADGE

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Make a wish

Playing this time with Sarah Hurley A Few of my Favorite Things April- Happy kit. My inspiration is CAS(E) this Sketch # 81 challenge and Fusion Card Challenge. Both challenges are teaming up this week and I’m glad that I got the chance to play along with two of my favorite card sketch challenge blogs at the same time.

I used the main image butterfly as my focal point and gold embossed it twice in vellum. The butterfly stamp and sentiment is also from Sarah Hurley.

I then fuzzy cut them and placed on top of each other for dimension. I added some flat gold sequins that I bought some weeks ago in the local store.

June 19th with CASE this Sketch

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Also entering this card to CAS-ology Week 100: Celebrate. This card is birthday card though with a different sentiment can also be a wedding or engagement card.