Saturday, September 23, 2017

Thanks Teacher card


We owe teachers a lot...they made us who we are and are doing the same for future generations.  This card will let them know that they are appreciated.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card

Pencil paper- Prima All About Me card stock

Ivory paper- 80# Natural Cougar cover
Simon Says Stamp - Encouraging Animals stamps and die
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
My Favorite Things - Verticle Stitched Strips die

Copic Multiliner Wine .03
Copic Markers - R22, W0, W1 and W2



Thursday, September 21, 2017

Party Cat Birthday card



I decided to go back and make some more birthday cards using this stamp that I used a few weeks ago for a single card because it's such a fun stamp.  I used a little bolder colors in the background instead of pastels.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending Card

Gold & Burnt Red paper - Recollections Spice Market card stock
Whipper Snapper - Cheeto stamp
Inky Antics - Birthday Delights stamp
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
Lawn Fawn - Large Stitched 4 Bar Rectangles die
My Favorite Things - Stitched Fishtail Flag Stackables die
Copic Markers - R20, R29, Y35, Y38, E34, C0, C1, C2 and C4



Tuesday, September 19, 2017

You Did It Encouragement card


Sometimes you need to let someone know that you are proud of their accomplishments, no matter what age that person might be.  This card will be perfect to give to someone to let them that you're happy for what they did.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card

Polka Dot paper- Doodlebug Design Puppy Love card stock
Orange paper- Recollections Essentials card stock

Blue paper - Recollections Cape Cod card stock
Simon Says Stamp - Encouraging Animals stamps and die
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
My Favorite Things - Verticle Stitched Strips die

Lawn Fawn - Small Stitched Circle Stackables die
Wink of Stella GL Gold 101
Copic Markers - B45, E000 E21, E25, E34 and E57




Sunday, September 17, 2017

Snowcat Winter card


If I'd venture out for more than what I need to on a winter day, I'd make a snowcat instead of a snowman.  This was a fun little card to work on.  I did shading on the scarf and a light blue shading on the snowcat. 

Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card
Green background
paper - Lawn Fawn Bokeh In The Snow card stock
Light Green paper - Recollections Holiday card stock
Whipper Snapper Designs - Snow Kitty stamp

Simon Says Stamp - Peace, Love & Joy stamp
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink

My Favorite Things - Stitched Oval Stackables
My Favorite Things - Fishtail Banner Stackables

3/8" green button
DMC thread - 704
Copic Markers - B0000, RV14, RV23, YG13 and YG17




Friday, September 15, 2017

Hope You're Feline Better Soon card


I don't think I'll ever get tired of this adorable get well set from Newton's Nook.  This time I made chicken soup with this adorable little kitten.  I went for bright colors that popped so hopefully whoever receives it will have their day brightened.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - 80# Cougar cover
Blue paper - Core'dinations Premium Card stock
Green paper - Feathered Greens card stock

Plaid paper - Doodlebug Design Smitten Kitten card stock
Newton's Nook - Newton's Sick Day stamps
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink

My Favorite Things Die-namics - JBO Fishtail Banner Stackables
Lawn Fawn - Large Circle Stackables

American Crafts Gold Bakers Twine
Pigma Micron 01
Copic Markers - B93, B95, C2, R27, R46, R93, W0, W1, W2 and Y21




Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Snowman Shake His Booty Wobble card


This cheerful guy is ready to celebrate the season and shake his jingle bells.  This card has a wobble so just a flick of the finger and he's in motion.  I had a lot of fun with this card.  I pieced in the red jacket and scarf with paper that I added shadows on with copics.  


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card

Red background paper - Carta Bella Have A Merry Christmas cardstock
Green paper - Recollections Earth cardstock
Red jacket paper - Recollections Holiday cardstock 
Art Impressions - Bells Ring stamps
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
My Favorite Things - Stitched Oval Stackables
Copic Markers - C4, C5, G05, G07, R27, R46, RV29, Y35, YG45, YR04, YR23 and YR68



Monday, September 11, 2017

Winter Wishes Snowman card


This is more than a snowman card...there's a bonus snowdog that is his faithful winter companion.  I don't use grays for shading on snowmen but a light blue.  I just like the look better.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card

Turquoise paper - Reflections Blue Ombre card stock
Inky Antics - Winter Pals stamps

Memento - Tuxedo Black ink

Lawn Fawn - Large Stitched 4 Bar Rectangles dies
My Favorite Things Die-namics - JBO Fishtail Banner Stackables
Doodlebug Designs - Matte Sprinkles
Sizzix - Snowflake embossing folder
Copic Multiliner Sepia .3
Copic Markers - B0000, BG53, BG72, C1, C3, C5, C6, E25, R22, RV23, RV29 and YR16