Tag Archives: Stampin’ Up

Happy Birthday – eclipse style

I love the look of this eclipse technique. Birthday card for my daughter-in-law, using Stampin’ Up Large letters and Colorful Seasons leaf stamp. Sentiment from Stampin’ Up Birthday Blossoms. Leaves were heat embossed using copper embossing powder then colored with markers.

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Thinking of You

Thinking of you card. Large daisy is from Stampin’ Up Daisy punch. Small daisies made using Docrafts Large Palm Punch Daisy. Center of daisies are made from pompoms. Stem/leaves cut is from My Favorite Things Flourish die. Butterflies from EK Tools Layering Paper Punch, Butterfly. Background layer made by brushing distress oxide inks on black card stock using stencil and multiple colors.

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Happy Birthday card for an artist

When a loved one is an artist, you hope their birthday card is worthy.  This one was made using Stampin’ Up Painter’s Palette, with sentiment from Stampin’ Up Birthday Blossoms.  The art canvas was sponged with Distressed Oxide inks before stamping the sentiment and flowers.  Background paper is Blanc Boutique from The Paper Studio.

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Thinking of You

Card for a friend of mine who is having a myriad of health issues. She is currently in a nursing home, so trying to raise her spirits. Taped the edges of the card stock to give the impression of a frame. Then I brushed Ranger Distress Oxide inks on the watercolor card stock and spritzed it with water. After it dried, I stamped it with Stampin’ Up Lovely as a Tree. Outside sentiment is from Gina Marie Stamps. Inside sentiments from Stampin’ Up Beautiful You (Life may not be the party we had hoped for, but while we’re here we might as well dance, and Wishing you brighter days to come).

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