Friday, September 15, 2017

Stampin' Up! Embossing Videos You'll Love

There are so many different ways to emboss using embossing powder and your heat tool. 
I love the effect of heat embossing!! Hope you enjoy these How-To videos, also.

View the Stampin’ Up! Faux Metal video by clicking above.

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View the Stampin’ Up! Embossing Techniques video by clicking above.

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Colorful Seasons Life is a Beautiful Thing

I am so excited to have glossy cardstock back!! There are so many fun techniques using this great paper. One of them is Polished Stone. The leaves on this card were created using this technique. I hope you enjoy it, too!!


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Supplies:
  • Stamp SetsColorful Seasons (143726) OR Colorful Seasons Bundle (145348)
  • Cardstock – Thick Very Vanilla (144237), Garden Green (102584), Glossy White (144240)
  • Stamp Pads – Versamark (102283)
  • Misc. – Garden Green Ink Refill (102059); Cajun Craze Ink Refill (119790); Crushed Curry Ink Refill (131158); Copper Foil Sheets (142020); Copper Emboss Powder (141636); Heat Tool (129053); Seasonal Layers Thinlits Dies (145348); Big Shot (143263); Snail Adhesive (104332); Dimensionals (104430); Multipurpose Liquid Glue (110755); Rubbing Alcohol, Cotton Balls
Measurements:
  • Thick Very Vanilla: 8-1/2” x 5-1/2”; 5” x 3-3/4”
  • Garden Green: 5-1/4” x 4”
  • Copper Foil: scraps for leaves
  • Glossy Cardstock: approximately 4” x 5”
Instructions:
  1. Score 8-1/2” x 5-1/2” Very Vanilla cardstock at 4-1/4” and fold in half
  2. Attach Garden Green layer to Very Vanilla card base with Snail
  3. Stamp 'Life is a Beautiful Thing' with Versamark Ink on top right corner of Very Vanilla Layer
  4. Pour Copper Emboss Powder over sentiment; heat set
  5. Add alcohol to the cotton ball
  6. Put two drops of each ink refill color on the cotton ball
  7. Dab the cotton ball all over the Glossy cardstock
  8. Cut two large leaves with the colored Glossy cardstock
  9. Cut two large outline leaves with the Framelits and Glossy cardstock
  10. Cut two large leaves and three small leaves with the Copper Foil and Framelits
  11. Cut two outline leaves with the Copper Foil and Framelits
  12. Adhere the outline leaves to the solid leaves with Multipurpose Liquid Glue
  13. Add all large leaves to Very Vanilla layer with Snail on left side
  14. Add small leaves to card front with Dimensionals

If you would like to create this card, here's a list of the products you'll need to gather! If you click on the photos below, you will be directed to my online store: Shop with Debbie

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If you have any questions or would like to place an order, please email me and I will respond right away.

I appreciate each and every one of you and look forward to hearing from you.

Thanks for visiting and see you next time!



Thursday, September 7, 2017

Hello Fall Project Sheet

All images © Stampin’ Up!
Supplies:
  • Stamps: Merry Cafe Stamp Set [144965]
  • Ink : Garden Green [126973], Cajun Craze [126965], Early Espresso [126974]
  • Cardstock: Crumb Cake [120953], Early Espresso [119686], Very Vanilla [101650], Peekaboo Peach [141417], Garden Green [102584], Painted Autumn DSP [144613]
  • Tools & Adhesive: Coffee Cups Framelits Dies [143745], Linen Thread [104199], Stampin' Dimensionals [104430], Glue Dots [103683]
Cutting Measurements:
  • Crumb Cake: 4-1/4" x 11" card base; 2" x 2" for sentiment
  • Early Espresso: 3" x 4"
  • Vey Vanilla: 2-3/4" x 3-3/4"
  • Peekaboo Peach: 2-1/2" x 3-1/2" for coffee cup
  • Garden Green: scrap for straw topper
  • Designer paper: design with squares: 2" x 4-1/4" for card front, Early Espresso design – scrap for die cutting the lid, design with pumpkins - scrap to cut pumpkins
Instructions:
  1. Create card front from Crumb Cake CS by scoring at 5-1/2".
  2. Lay down designer paper on top of the card front, do not adhere yet, just mark approximately where it will be. Stamp outlined leaf in Garden Green ink on top and bottom of the marked lines. Repeat the same with flourish image using Cajun Craze ink. Randomly stamp splatter image with Early Espresso ink. Adhere designer paper to the stamped Crumb Cake card front. Set aside.
  3. Stamp “Happy Fall” image onto scrap of Crumb Cake and cup image on Peekaboo Peach CS with Cajun Craze ink. Die cut both images. Die cut cup lid from Early Espresso designer paper. Die cut straw topper from Garden Green paper.
  4. Adhere Very Vanilla piece to Early Espresso piece.
  5. Stamp outlined leaf in Garden Green on the die cut cup. Adhere cup to the center of Very Vanilla piece; adhere sentiment to the cup front. Add lid with dimensionals and straw topper with glue dot. Adhere everything to the card front with dimensionals.
  6. Fussy cut the pumpkins from designer paper. Adhere them with dimensionals to the bottom right corner of the card.
  7. Make a bow from linen thread; adhere to the pumpkin with glue dot folded in half.

If you would like to create this card, here's a list of the products you'll need to gather! If you click on the photos below, you will be directed to my online store: Shop with Debbie


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Thursday, August 31, 2017

Lemon Twist Margarita

With all the warm weather we've been having in the Pacific Northwest, this card seems quite fitting. The glass and lime wedges look so refreshing. I hope you enjoy it, too.

All images © Stampin’ Up!
Supplies:
  • Stamps: Lemon Zest [143808]
  • Ink : Lemon Lime Twist [144086], Tuxedo Black Memento [132708]
  • Cardstock : Lemon Lime Twist [144245], Whisper White [100730], Basic Black [121045], Vellum [101856]
  • Tools & Adhesive : Sponge Daubers [133773], Tear & Tape Adhesive [138995], Stampin' Trimmer [126889], Clear Wink Of Stella Glitter Brush [141897], Stampin' Dimensionals [104430]
  • Punch : Lemon Builder Punch [143712], 1-3/4" Circle Punch [119850]
Cutting Measurements:
  • Lemon Lime Twist: 5-1/2" x 8-1/2” card base; 1/4" x 3-1/2" for straw
  • Basic Black: 4" x 5-1/4”
  • Whisper White: 3-7/8"  x 5-1/8” and piece for punching
  • Vellum: 3" x 3-1/2"
Instructions:
  1. Create card front from Lemon Lime Twist CS by scoring at 4-1/4”.
  2. Stamp “Happy Birthday” in memento black ink on the bottom of the Whisper White piece. Stamp lemon slice 3 times in Lemon Lime Twist on the left side (make sure you only do halves, otherwise it will be visible through the glass). Adhere White piece to Basic Black CS and then to card base. Set aside.
  3. Let’s create a glass. Lightly mark vellum at 3/4" from both sides of 3” side (red marks on a diagram below). Using paper trimmer – cut from one corner to a marked point on one side, repeat on another side. Use scoring blade, create a score line 1/4” from a side of the ‘glass’ by aligning a side with 1/4" mark on a trimmer. You should get following shape:
Green indicated scored lines. Apply tear tape between the scored line and edge. Fold on a scored line. Sponge the ‘glass’ with sponge dauber and Lemon Lime Twist ink on inside, leave some white space on top.
  1. Remove tear tape and adhere glass to the card front from step 2. Try to make the shape a little round.
  2. Stamp 2 more slices on scrap piece of whisper white in Lemon Lime Twist ink. Punch them with 1-3/4” punch. Cut a slit from a side to the center on first piece of lime. Add dimensionals to the back and decorate the glass with it. Cut 3 pieces from second lime. Add dimensionals and add to the bottom of the glass on the right side.
  3. Adhere ‘straw’ inside the glass.

If you would like to create this card, here's a list of the products you'll need to gather! If you click on the photos below, you will be directed to my online store: Shop with Debbie!

If you have any questions or would like to place an order, please email me and I will respond right away.

I appreciate each and every one of you and look forward to hearing from you.


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