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As Seen on StampTV

March 1st, 2014 · No Comments

The Stenciled Color Blocking video on StampTV inspired this (early) Christmas card. In fact, I made four cards, each with a different color card base. This one was made with Soft Sky card stock, but the others look great as well, if I say so myself. Thanks for stopping by! All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® […]

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DIY Stencils

February 2nd, 2014 · 1 Comment

I hadn’t really thought about creating my own stencils until I saw the DIY Stencils tutorial by Jennifer McGuire on Day 4 of the Stenciled online card class. This card was inspired by her Hello Card on the Bonus: New Stenciling Products day. I cut a butterfly out of acetate with the Bigz die to […]

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Stenciled – Day 2

January 26th, 2014 · 4 Comments

I had a lot of fun pulling out some of my old Stampin’ Up! supplies (stencils and wheels) to create this one-layer Christmas card. It was inspired by Kristina Werner’s You Add Color To My Life card on Day 2 of the Stenciled online card class. I used Shimmery White card stock for my card […]

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Stenciled – Day 1

January 26th, 2014 · 3 Comments

I very much enjoyed the wonderful videos and cards presented on Day 1 of the Stenciled online card class. This card was inspired by Jennifer McGuire’s Merci! card, even though I didn’t use the same stencil or technique. I’m looking forward to trying some of the other techniques that were taught on this first day. […]

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Shadow Tiles

January 18th, 2014 · 3 Comments

Here’s a nice monochromatic and very mailable card (which is going to be on its way to Belgium later today) using the Shadow Tiles technique from the December 2013/January 2014 edition of the Technique Junkie Newsletter. I stamped the image and sentiment first, then scored the 5-1/4″ x 4″ vanilla card stock at every inch […]

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