Grandpa for Fathers Day

Dadgpa

 

Father’s day is coming! For a change, I am ahead of the game. (Don’t get use to it lol.) I have been having tons of fun playing with this set and doing some simple masculine cards, they always seem to be a challenge.

Dadgpa 2

Dadgpa 3

 

Really did keep this card super simple, inked through a stencil a little spray and jute and wood veneer.

 

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Jess

 

Supplies not linked too, Americian Crafts Jute twine, Scraptastic Wood Veneer.

 

Oh, Hello

Oh Hello 1 Oh Hello 2 oh Hello 3 Oh Hello

So I was playing on my ustream channel, just making some cards, and I chose a wonderful little stamp set from Scraptastic. I am a subscriber to their PL kit, and their scrapbooking kit. Yes, I don’t only make cards, ha ha!

I thought it would be fun to use a stamp set that was designed for scrapbooking in a card! It can be done!

Oh Hello 1

 

I know the Iphone image did not stamp perfect, probably because I was using the rougher side of the watercolour paper, but I like it anyway. The sentiment also comes from the same set.

Oh Hello 2

 

oh Hello 3

 

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Jess

Father’s Day Card

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I just had to use this Father’s Day Stamp I ordered from Simon Says Stamp! It is a very simple card but I am really happy with it!!


fathers day

fathers day 1

 

Quick and simple but I think the stars add so much!!

Fathers day 3

 

 

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Jessie

April’s Favorites!

Its the first day of May! Woot woot, maybe the snow will finally stop in my part of the world. Wishful thinking!

So I am going to start a new little series here on this blog where on the first day of the new month I will post some of my favorite things I have used in the previous month. (Does that make sense? I sure hope so). Hopefully you enjoy these little posts with a few products I love, and maybe a couple that I figure were a huge waste of my hard earned money. Yes, I have those once in a while, maybe more often then I like to admit.

Favorite #1

I am taking the Watercolor for Cardmakers Class, which starts on May 5, 2014. So I bought myself a little treat for this class, the Cotman Watercolor Compact Set.

cotman

I love the colours in this set, and they paint so lovely. I have only played with them a little bit, so maybe making them a favorite is a bit premature, but I am sure you will see cards I make with this set throughout the month of May.

Favorite #2

I have raved about this stamp set for a long time, I regularly tell people that it should be a staple in every stampers collection. Its the Simon Says Stamp Lots of Dots Set.

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Favorite #3

And my last favorite for the month of April, is something I have been saying they should make since I first fell in love with the distress inks. The Ranger mini ink blending tool.

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Jessie