Today I'm sharing a card that features a technique that's new to me - Gel Plate printing. I was inspired, as I'm sure many other crafters were, by the video that Jennifer McGuire shared showing how she used a gel plate with distress oxides. I love the texture that the plate gives to a background,… Continue reading Pumpkin Time with Gel Plate Background
Today I’m on the Pretty Pink Posh blog with an autumnal scene card. Join me on the Pretty Pink Posh blog to read more about this card and the supplies I used.
I've combined some older Hello Bluebird Autumn sets with the new Gallery Frame #5 slimline die on my card today. I began with the embossed background. I stamped the Blowing Leaves background stamp on white card with embossing ink. I then covered the panel with 3 different colours of WOW embossing powder - Apple Red,… Continue reading Fall Friends and Autumn Leaves
Join me on the Hello Bluebird blog today, where I’m sharing an autumnal card with some fun embossing colours.
Today I'm on the WOW Embossing blog with two Christmas cards to share. I love to use embossing on my Christmas cards as it always adds a touch of elegance and sparkle. I hope you’ll join me on the WOW Embossing blog, where you can read more about how I made these cards and the… Continue reading Embossing Joy with WOW
Today I have a card to share on the WOW Embossing blog, inspired by the September challenge theme of Christmas. I’ve used some pretty embossing glitters for the snowy hills - Hologram Sparkle and Sparkling Snow. I hope you’ll join me on the WOW Embossing blog, where you can read more about how I made… Continue reading Christmas is Coming with WOW
Today I’m on the Pretty Pink Posh blog with a fun birthday scene card to share. I made this colourful card for my niece, who celebrated her 7th birthday this month. Join me on the Pretty Pink Posh blog to read more about this card and the supplies I used.
Clean and simple doesn't always have to mean plain white spaces. By embossing stamped images with a clear or pearl white powder, you can add subtle interest whilst still getting the CAS look. The large floral images in the Pretty Pink Posh Peonies stamp set work well for this technique. On a panel of white… Continue reading Pearl Peonies
Today I'm sharing a card inspired by the WOW Facebook challenge theme this month, which is Masculine. The gold embossing really steps this card up and the simple, bold design works well for masculine cards. I hope you’ll join me on the WOW Embossing blog, where you can read more about how I made this… Continue reading Modern Lines with WOW
Today I’m sharing a card featuring the fabulous new Fairy Glade Vertical slimline die from Hello Bluebird. Teamed with the Garden Party stamp set, it's easy to create fabulous scenes. I began by die cutting the Fairy Glade Vertical slimline die from Bristol Smooth card. On the main background, I blended an evening sky with distress… Continue reading Hello Bluebird Garden Party