Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Winter Coffee Lovers Blog Hop- Coffee Cup



Winter Coffee Lovers Blog Hop


Sharing a coffee cup card I made using ARTplorations Coffee Cup stencil and Coffee Talk designer paper.

Hot Coffee- Simple Pleasures

Supplies Used:
Coffee Talk Paper
Coffee Cup Stencil by ARTplorations
Homemade Texture Paste
Walnut Ink Spray
Antique Linen Distress Crayon
Coffee Die
Blue Sequin

Also entering my card at:


Stamplorations Never ending Anything Goes Challenge


Happy Creating! T.

Friday, December 8, 2017

Winter Coffee Lovers Blog Hop- Merry Christmas Card




Today starts the Winter Coffee Lovers Blog Hop! I made a Christmas card to share with you using one of my fave stamps by Stamplorations "Good Books & Coffee". 
Grab a cuppa of your choice and join in!
This fun event runs from Dec 8th thru Dec 15th! Happy Creating! T.


Merry Christmas!

Supplies Used:

A2 Size Card
Christmas Paper
Stamplorations Good Books & Coffee Stamp
Christmas Sentiment Stamps
Tiny Snow Flake Stamp
Intense Black Archival Ink
Clear Embossing Powder
Simon Says Falling Snow Stamp
White Ink
Picket Fence Distress Paint
Watercolor Pencils
Small Talk Occasions
Red Stickles
Snow Flake Embellishment




Playing Along With:


Stamplorations Never Ending Anything Goes Challenge


Simon Says Stamp Monday Blog Challenge-Icy Inspiration




Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Joyeux Noel Tag




Sharing a tag today I made with Stamplorations Holiday Sketches-Christmas Flower. Tags background was made with distress paints, splatters and starburst spray. I stamped the flower on heavy card stock, colored with pencils and cutout and adhered to tag with pop dots. Stamping snowflakes in different color inks. Embellishing with strips of ribbon. 




 Entering Stamplorations Challenges:


Tagplorations  December Challenge-All About Christmas 


Stamplorations- Never Ending Anything Goes Challenge 



Supplies:
# 8 Tag
Distress Paints-Brushed Pewter, Scattered Straw
Lindy's Starburst Spray- Hydrangea Blue
Stamplorations Christmas Flower Stamp 
Jet Black & Cobalt Archival Ink
Prussian Blue Hybrid Ink
White Ink
Ribbons
Snowflake Circle Sticker
Pop Dots
Color Pencils

Happy Creating! T.






Monday, December 4, 2017

White Roses Tag





Stamplorations-December Mixed Media Challenge (Use A Stencil)

For this challenge I used the "Build Me A Rose" stencil applied with picket fence distress paint. I created the background using distress paints and a few spritz's of hydrangea blue starburst spray. I went over the roses with a white gel pen for more definition. Stamping everything else in white ink.

Learn to pause... or nothing worthwhile will catch up to you.


Supplies:
# 8 Manila Tag
Distress Paints: Picket Fence,Broken China,Brushed Pewter,Scattered Straw
Hydrangea Blue Starburst Spray
Build Me A Rose Stencil by Artplorations 
Phrase Stamps
Floral Design Stamp
White Pigment Ink
White Gel Pen
Green Pencil

Also entering into Stamplorations Never Ending Anything Goes Challenge




Happy Creating! T.



Thursday, November 30, 2017

Star Light Tag




Sharing another tag today. Getting a night scene the way I see it- is not a easy task!

 Supplies:
#10 Chipboard Tag
Black Soot & Picked Fence Distress Paint
Sailing Sky Acrylic Paint
White Ink
Jet Black Archival Ink
Tree Stamp
Sentiment Stamp
Snowflake Stamp
Metal Star Painted White
Tacky Glue
Clear Embossing Powder
Heat Tool


Playing along with Simon Says Stamp Mondays Challenge- Star Light Star Bright!

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Star Light Star Bright Tag




 I used a # 10 chipboard tag. Background started out with black soot distress paint. I flicked on some white & gold paint, and added metal stars painted with picked fence.
 Stampendous family home stamps were colored with watercolor pencils, cutout and adhered to tag.
Moon was cutout from card stock and splattered with gold watercolor. Star Light Star Bright Sentiment stamped with black soot archival ink.
Black & White twine for tags holder.

Happy Creating! T.

Playing along with:
 Simon Says Stamp Monday Blog Challenge-Star Light Star Bright!




Monday, November 27, 2017

Blooming Buds Thanks ATC 3


This is the 3rd in a series of three atc's I made with the Blooming Buds stamp. Background is summer sun ink. I stamped everything in vermillion with library green for stems, and colored in with watercolor pencils.

 Shery's team and other wonderful designers have come together and created some gorgeous projects with a Thankful/Gratitude theme to share with us!!


For more details hop on over to Stamplorations Blog! You still have time to play!
There is so many new and exciting stamps, stencils and dies to check out! 

Here is my Wish List:




Stamplorations 3rd Annual Giving Thanks Blog Hop & Wishlist Linky Party!





Blooming Buds ATC's
ATC Back


 Supplies:
ATC Size Chipboard
Patterned Paper
Stampsplorations-Blooming Buds Stamps
Artist Trading Card Info Stamp
Leaf, Acorn & Thanks Stamps (from my stash)
Archival Inks: Vermillion, Library Green, Summer Sun
Red & Green Watercolor Pencils

Also Entering At:


Stamplorations Never Ending Anything Goes Challenge


Sunday, November 26, 2017

Blooming Buds "Thanks" ATC 2


This is the second ATC form a series of three using the Blooming Buds stamps in celebration of Stamplorations 3rd Annual Giving Thanks Blog Hop & Wishlist Linky Party!
 Shery's team and other wonderful designers have come together and created some gorgeous projects with a Thankful/Gratitude theme to share with us!!

For more details and to play along hop on over to Stamplorations Blog! You have until November 30th to play along! There is so many new and exciting stamps, stencils and dies to check out! 

Happy Creating! T.



Stamplorations 3rd Annual Giving Thanks Blog Hop & Wishlist Linky Party!




 Supplies:
ATC Chipboard
Patterned Paper
Stampsplorations-Blooming Buds Stamps
Leaf, Acorn & Thanks Stamps (from my stash)
Archival Inks: Vermillion, Library Green, Summer Sun
Red & Light Green Watercolor Pencils

Also Entering Stamplrations Never Ending Anything Goes Challenge






Saturday, November 25, 2017

Blooming Buds- Thanks ATC 1



Today I am sharing a "Thanks" ATC. 
I made a series of three of these artist trading cards using the Blooming Buds stamps in celebration of Stamplorations 3rd Annual Giving Thanks Blog Hop & Wishlist Linky Party! 
Shery's team and other wonderful designers have come together and created some gorgeous projects with a Thankful/Gratitude theme to share with us!!
 For more details and to play along hop on over to Stamplorations Blog! You have until November 30th to play! 
There are many new and exciting stamps, stencils and dies to check out!
 I am in love with the ATC/Gift Card Die and it is on my wish list for sure!
 (My Wishlist)

Happy Creating! T.



Stamplorations 3rd Annual Giving Thanks Blog Hop & Wishlist Linky Party!



Thanks ATC



 Supplies:
ATC Size Chipboard (2 1/2 x 3 1/2)
Pattern Paper
Stampsplorations-Blooming Buds Stamps
Leaf, Acorn & Thanks Stamps (from my stash)
Archival Inks: Vermillion, Library Green, Summer Sun
Red & Green Watercolor Pencils


Also Entering:


Stamplorations Never Ending Anything Goes Challenge

Thursday, November 9, 2017

A Thank You



Sharing another Thank You tag today! 

Supplies I Used:

#8 Manila Tag
Distress Inks: Mustard Seed, Shabby Shutters, Victoria Velvet
Prima Finnabair Stamps: Dot Grunge, En Francais Note & Messy 
Stampendous "Agapanthus Thanks" Stamp Set

Leaf Stamp
Fern Green & Monarch Orange, Red Geranium Archival Inks
Clear Embossing Powder
Green & Orange Distress Crayons

Clear Baubles



Linking up with:


Simon Says Stamp!




Craft Stamper Take It Make It Challenge- Anything Goes With Stamping!





Thank You Tag



Background was colored with 3 distress inks. I used the same distress inks to stamp the background with dot grunge, note, and messy writing stamps.
Flowers were stamped with archival inks and colored with a orange distress crayon.
Sentiment was stamped on card stock embossed with clear embossing powder and cut out & adhered to tag, using same inks as tag to match up. 




Supplies:
#8 Manila Tag
Distress Inks: Mustard Seed, Shabby Shutters, Victoria Velvet
Prima Finnabair Stamps: Dot Grunge, En Francais Note & Messy 
Stampendous "Agapanthus Thanks" Stamp Set
Fern Green & Monarch Orange, Red Geranium Archival Inks
Clear Embossing Powder
Orange Distress Crayon
Seam Binding Ribbon-Dyed with Monarch Orange Ink 
Brass Brad


With Bow & Brad Added



Playing along with the following:


Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge- Thanks/Thanksgiving




Take It Make It Challenge November
 Anything Goes with Stamping