Rooted in Nature

G’Day Stampers,

Today’s card is one created a few weeks ago where we played at creating our ownRooted-in-Nature-1---Inside backgrounds with stamps.

It’s a very simple card which is a great way of creating for the males in your life.

I’ve used lots of greens which by the way I am not a fan, but I do love the finished look.

To create a little more interest, I then chopped the stamped Very Vanilla Cardstock into 3’s.  Why not give it a go?

To download a Tutorial, all you have to do is click on the link below.

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Until next time, Happy Stampin’

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627. Here’s to Celebrating You – Rooted in Nature

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Black Ice Technique

 

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G’day Stampers,

Today I am sharing with you another card we created some time ago in one of our Technique Classes where we played with the Black Ice Technique.  You are able to grab the tutorial for this technique by clicking on the Tutorial Page.

You can also see another sample using this technique by clicking here.

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Until next time, Happy Stampin’

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391. Celebrate in Style – Black Ice

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Rooted in Nature #2

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Today is the 2nd card using the Shaving Cream Technique.   You can find the free tutorial on the Technique Page.  You can also find the 1st card I shared with you here.Rooted-in-Nature-1---Inside

We used the Rooted in Nature Bundle which includes the Rooted in Nature Stamp Set & the Nature’s Roots Framelits.

Tip – Don’t throw away your scraps, use them for the inside of your card or even o your envelopes.

  • Card Kits & Tutorials may be purchased Here
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Until next time, Happy Stampin’

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Rooted in Nature

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Today I have another technique for you to try out.  This time it is the good old Shaving Cream Technique.  If you haven’t tried it, be sure you do as it is heaps of fun, messy but fun!  You can find the free tutorial on the Technique Page.Rooted-in-Nature-1---Inside

We used the Rooted in Nature Bundle which includes the Rooted in Nature Stamp Set & the Nature’s Roots Framelits.  The leaves have been embossed & then die cut with the Big Shot Embossing Mats.

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Until next time, Happy Stampin’

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Truly Tailored

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You saw photos of my Launch Display a couple of days ago so today I am sharing a quick make & take we created on the day using product from the “True Gentleman” Suite, Page 44 of the 2018 Occasions Catalogue.  I’ve used different elements of the Suite – Truly Tailored Stamp Set, True Gentleman DSP, Night of Navy Corduroy Ribbon & the Tailored Tag Punch.

You may recognize the design as I’ve case’d it from the sample in the Catalogue except I’ve turned it into a greeting card using the Very Vanilla Note Cards & Envelopes.

I cut a piece of the Night of Navy Ribbon, adhered it across the middle of the DSP, tucking the ends behind.  I cut the ends of a piece of Emerald Envy CS into a banner shape before adhering to the top of the Ribbon.  You could also use the Banner Triple Punch to do this.

The sentiment was stamped onto a piece of Very Vanilla CS in Night of Navy before being punched with the Tailored Tag Punch & adhered to the top of the Emerald Envy Banner.

Five minutes later you have yourself the perfect card for the male in your life.

Until next time, Happy Stampin’

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Technique Tuesday

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G’Day Stampers,

It is Tuesday & that means a new technique for you to download & play with.  Remember, if you don’t have the product I’ve used on my card, use what you have on hand.  This week we are highlighting Emboss Resist.

This is one of the cards we created last Friday in our class.  I am happy to say the ladies loved it.  They also enjoyed playing with the technique too…..  I think in future I am going to have to take photos as everyone’ cards turned out so different which is fantastic.

These techniques appear on my blog every 2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month, along Technique-Layoutwith instructions for a card using the technique.  The Technique Tutorial is available for download by clicking on the Free Technique Tutorials Page, file in a folder & keep on hand to use or to refer back to at a later date.

Yes, SU! Demos are able to use them for your classes, workshops & demonstrations.  It just means that all the work is done for you, except of course your samples.

After a couple of requests, there are now 3 options available for you to choose from – .  Basic-Sponging---4-per-page

Option 1 – Detailed tutorial in the full page pocket & the tips & tutorial in the 2 pocket page.

Option 2 – Shorter tutorial & sample side by side using the 4 pocket page.  There is also a sheet of Products used plus Measurements (Metric & Imperial) that you are able to print & tuck behind your tutorial if you wish.

Option 3 – A4 size which fits into a standard A4 folder.  Yes, it includes all the Product used plus Measurement (Metric & Imperial)

You can find the Technique Tutorials by clicking on the Technique Tutorials Page.

To download your free card tutorial on how I created my card, please click on the link Octoberabove the photo.

Just a reminder that today is the last day that you are able to purchased selected products that SU! have to celebrate World Card Making Day.  Click on World Card Making Day to check them out.

Thank you to everyone who purchase from my Online Shop .  Don’t forget to use the Host Code for October to receive a free gift in the mail from me.

Until next time, Happy Stampn’

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277. Colorful Seasons – Happy Birthday

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Happy Birthday

I was asked a couple of weeks ago to create a card for a friend of mine who turned 89, 2 weeks ago.  We all call him “Pop” & my dog Belle, just loves going down to their place for 20170605_095253blog-insidevisits but I really think it is the treats they give her.  I often come home alone as Belle is happy sitting on the mat at their feet & in the company of their little dog, Friday.

I did case this card off Pinterest that I had seen a little time ago & loved the simple easy design of the card.  Thank you so much for your inspiration.  It suits Pop as he is always out in the garden or shed playing & building stuff, with Belle always at his heels.

I stamped the images onto a piece of scrap Whisper White Card with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink & die cut them using the matching “Build It” Framelits by running through the Big Shot.

The background from the stamp Set “Awesomely Artistic” was stamped direct onto a piece of Whisper White Card in Marina Mist Ink while the small accessories were all stamped in Memento Tuxedo Black Ink.  The card was then layered onto a piece of Marina Mist & then to the Base Card – Night of Navy.

The tools were coloured & blended with Soft Sky, Marina Mist, Smokey Slate & Basic Grey Inks using a Blender Pen before being adhered the Card Front with Stampin’ Dimensionals.

Until next time, Happy Stampin’

Vicky

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Happy Birthday

Today’s card is one we are creating in our “Cards @ Toogoom” class this morning.  I hope 20170322_112448_resizedblogthe ladies like it!

I started by caseing the card from the 2017 SAB Catalogue but it sort of went off on its own.  I then found a card on Pinterest that I loved so I ended finishing my card by caseing it.  Thank you so much for your inspiration.

I’m loving my Blender Pen at the moment as the new smooth & improved Watercolour Pencils make it so very easy to use.  I also want the class to play with them as they are very interested in different techniques, so look out class, we will be doing lots of lovely techniques in our future classes.

Don’t forget that we only have 7 days until SAB ends for another year.  Grab your Free items when you spend $AUD90.00.  You can place your order by shopping Online or contacting me.  SU! have been very generous once again & added 8 new items to the list for the last 2 weeks.

You can download your FREE Tutorial by clicking on the link below.  The Tutorial includes a List of Supplies used to create the card as well as the Measurements (Metric & Imperial).

Until next time, Happy Stampin’

Vicky

202. Happy Birthday – Tasty Trucks

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Technique Treats #14

This month we are playing with the great techniques of Chalkboard & Shadow Stamping.  If you haven’t had a play with these techniques over the years, this is the perfect time to do so.  This month we have played with our format & made it a little easier for you.

We stuck with the 2017 Occasions Catalogue & teamed the techniques up with the lovely “Carousel BirthdayStamp Set which reminds me so much of the local show with the Ferris Wheel & when the circus came to town with the tent & that gorgeous horse.  In fact, we were always at the grounds of the circus every arvo after school so much so, that they gave us jobs feeding & cleaning the animals.

All 4 cards may be used for Female, Male or for the Kids.

Measurements for all Treats are in Metric & Imperial.  Yep, we cater for everyone no matter where you are in the world.  Supply List includes all Product used to create our cards along with the Item #.

Our Technique Treats are perfect if you want to create in the comfort of your home or if you are a SU! Demonstrator who would love to teach a Technique Class – all the work is done for you!  Just head over to the Technique Treats Page to purchase your Treat.

We would love to hear what you think of the Treats.

Kay (USA) says –  “Thank you so much for making such wonderful tutorials!!!”

Kris (Brisbane) – “Great card and the Technique Treats are really great”.

Until next time, Happy Stampin’

Vicky

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Happy Birthday – FMS 276

It is not often that I post on a Saturday as I usually have the day off from crafting but I’ve20170225_073820_resizedblog issued a challenge over on our FB Page that this weekend, we had to find a challenge, create a project & post it somewhere including our Page.

I’ve had my head going around the past couple of days thinking of a way to create a card using the challenge over at FMS.  Once I sort of set my mind to what I wanted to do, I was surprised at how easy my card came together.   As I hadn’t created a male card in some time, I also challenged myself to creating one for the males & think I have succeeded.  Although I will admit that I wanted to emboss the background but completely forgot about that part until after I put it together.  Oh, well!

Thank you once again to the team over at FMS for a great challenge – loved the layout!

To create your own card, click on the link above the photo for your Free Tutorial.

Until next time, Happy Stampin’

Vicky

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