I love watercolor. Am I really great at it? No.. But i love it! I was excited about Altenew's Irresistible Inking Techniques class as it had a few examples using water ink.. LOVE! I have quite a few September birthdays so I'm focused on getting those out the door. I knew I wanted to do… Continue reading Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) – Irresistible Inking Techniques
Alright... So there are A LOT of birthdays coming up...which translates to a lot of cards to be made. This time around I've opted to try Ranger's Transfer Foil with double sided tape for a simple yet shiny card. I think it turned out pretty well. I love the look of foil but haven't had… Continue reading Birthdays Galore!
I always struggle with masculine and gender neutral cards. This of course is most likely because the bulk of my stash is floral or more delicate in nature. Nonetheless men have birthdays too as do kids, teens.. Etc... So I'm working on mastering the art of less floral cards. Featuring: - Catherine Pooler Dye Inks… Continue reading A Few Masculine Birthday Cards
Birthday Cards Masculine ards are always tricky for me. Below is a masculine 60th birthday card, pretty simple and hopefully classy! Featuring -Concord and 9th’s 'Double Cut Numbers Dies' - Neat and Tangled's 'Wonky Chevron Cover Plate' - Simon Says Stamp's ' Painted Happy Birthday' die - Simon Says Stamp's paper Gender neutral card.. Again,… Continue reading Finally tried out Gina K Wreath Builder… Numbered Birthday Cards
So... Making Birthday Cards to fill an order and got stuck! Struggled overnight to try to fix it. Ended up simplifying it and card #1 below was born. Card #2 is my first successful attempt at a hand stamped floral background. Featuring: - My Favorite Things' 'Happy Birthday Blend' stamp set (CS-371) - Little Things… Continue reading Birthday Card – I think i saved it….