Ink Smooshing with Crafty Individuals

I'm over at the Topflight Stamps Blog today with two quick spring time cards using the ink smooshing technique, which is basically putting color on some plastic, adding a little squirt of water and smooshing it on the cardstock to get a random watercolor look. For the first card I used Zig Real Color Brush... Continue Reading →

The Flower Challenge Reminder

We have a fun sketch challenge over at The Flower Challenge this month, have you had a chance to play along? Here is the sketch and the card I made for the challenge. I love these Altenew Persian Motifs flowers and all the fun ways you can color them. I started by stamping the motifs... Continue Reading →

Stencil and Alcohol Pearl Inks

I hope you are having a beautiful spring day. I'm over at Topflight Stamps  playing with a technique I saw watching Jennifer McGuire use here. I was so inspired I had to get out my alcohol pearl inks and my favorite Alexandra Renke stencil and play. Here is one of the cards I made. I... Continue Reading →

3 Ways to use a Cut File

Happy Wednesday! I hope your week has been going well and you have had a chance to get creative.  I'm over at the Shimmerz Paint Blog today with three examples of ways you can use cut files on your cards. Today I'm using the beautiful April Missy Whidden Color Kit and the butterfly cut file... Continue Reading →

A Sketchy Challenge

I hope you are having a wonderful day! It's the beginning of April and that means it is time for a new challenge over at The Flower Challenge. This month the challenge is to make a card using the following sketch below. Here is our sketch below. Here is my card for the challenge using... Continue Reading →

White Crayon Resist

Happy Thursday! I'm over at the Topflight Stamps Blog today with a fun technique using a Darkroom Door White Crayon and Distress Oxide Blending. I've been playing with this white crayon and  wanted to see how well the it would work with some ink blending and small flowers. I think it did a pretty good... Continue Reading →

Shimmerz Paints April Kit

Happy Spring!  I hope your weather is cooperating and you can feel spring in the air! I'm over at the Shimmerz Paint Blog with two cards I made using the beautiful April Missy Whidden Kit. Here is my first card. I love these colors and this cut file was so fun to use in a... Continue Reading →

Shimmerz Butterfly

I'm over at the Shimmerz Paints Blog today with a spring butterfly card using a mixture of beautiful Vibez and Spritz sprays. I started out with watercolor paper and used the new cut file designed by Paige Evans (part of the NEW Missy Whidden Kit from Shimmerz Paints) as a stencil and sprayed it with... Continue Reading →

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