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Category Archives: Techniques
Have you followed the trend of tricking out vintage campers? Once in a while a magazine features one of these campers, perhaps made into an art studio or even a mobile boutique. I’d never actually do this, but I admire … Continue reading
Don’t let the title of this post intimidate you! Stamping multiple layers of images to create one composite image is easy with Stampin’ Up! photopolymer stamps. I found that when using the stamp set Watercolor Wings, beginning with the darkest … Continue reading
As you may know, Stampin’ Up! demonstrators are permitted to order selected items from the 2015-2016 Annual Catalog before it goes “live” to the public. So you’ve probably seen this image from I Think You’re Great around the web — … Continue reading
You’ve been seeing this technique everywhere, so I thought it would be perfect for a February camp card. Bokeh (pronounced BOH-kay or BOH-keh) is the out-of-focus blur in a photograph, especially from points of light. (Think of a lit Christmas … Continue reading
I’ve been busy with preparations for the upcoming Inkspiration Saturday. It’s just 2½ weeks away, so the paper is flying! I’m so happy to be working with an excellent Design Team for this event: many heads make great ideas, and … Continue reading
This card has been a big hit a camp so far this month. The sparkle is amazing, achieved with Heat & Stick Powder and Gold Glitter. The instructions on the Heat & Stick Powder are simple to understand; here’s what … Continue reading
The September camp technique is paper piecing. It’s simple and enjoyable, if you like fussy cutting! Here the image was stamped on a Whisper White panel, then again (after re-inking) on the Moonlight DSP. Each vase was cut out of … Continue reading
When I was stamping projects for last Monday’s Stamp Review Blog Hop, I stamped the center of this flower with the delicate image and got this instead! I was shocked! Do you know what happened? I won’t make you wait … Continue reading
This July camp card gave me fits! I knew I had to use the Kiss & Twist technique on the flowers, but I couldn’t perfect my technique. So I called it a night, and the next morning, bingo, I got … Continue reading