Friday, February 24, 2012

Thank You Card - Unity Stamp Company Friends with Flare Friday Blog Hop

It's Friday which means it's time for Unity Stamp Company's Friends with Flare Blog Hop!

Love the romantic feel of this paper from Creative Imaginations. Goodies from two of my favorite Etsy shops (The Piece by Piece and Scrap Happy Supplies) as will as the wonderful Unity Stamp collection form Samantha Walker and the corresponding Spellbinder's dies really helped to pull this card together.  The details...
  1. Stamps - Unity Stamp Co (Samantha Walker, Blossom Stackers)
  2. Dies - Spellbinders (Samanttha Walker, Blossom Tag Accents)
  3. Paper - Creative Imaginations (IOD, Devotion)
  4. Lace & Ribbon - The Piece By Piece (5 Sexy Black Ruffled Lace), Zipper Stop (Hug Snug Seam Binding - Winter White)
  5. Stick Pins - Scrap Happy Supplies (Stick Pins)

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Saturday, February 18, 2012

Mini Book using Dear Lizzy Neapolitan Collection

What a treat it was to receive the American Crafts Dear Lizzy Neapolitan collection and other goodies in my February Scrapbook Island Design Team Kit .  Loved this kit and working with all of the goodies.  Here's what I created:

Supply List

Book Base: Paper Accents, Arched Pennant Chipboard

Collection:  American Crafts Dear Lizzy Neapolitan paper, Accent & Phrase Stickers, Thickers – Splendid, Letter Stickers

Acetate:  Hambly Screenprints All Mixed Up

Embellishments:  Prima – Vintage Trinkets, Flowers-Fleur de Lys Ivory (deconstructed), Say it in Crystals-SIIC Swirl w/Flower BL Diamond (deconstructed), BBP Big Beads, Canvas Corps- Burlap Banner (deconstructed)

Ribbon:  Green, yellow & peach from cut by the foot/yard, Embroidery floss in peach & tan

Dies:  Sizzix – Fanciful Flight, Tags #3, Frame w/Heart, Hearts, Tipsy, Spellbinders – Standard Circles Small, Big Scalloped Circle Large, Labels Seven, Rose Creations, My Favorite Things – Die-namics Rolled Flower

Punches:  EK Success – Square Scallop, ¾” Circle, Scallop Border, Martha Stewart -  Butterfly, Heart, , Fiskars -  Scallop Circle, Star, WRMK – Corner Rounder, Crop-a-dile, Epiphany Crafts – 1” Circle with Epoxy Circle

Paint/Ink: White Craft Paint, White Pigment Ink, Tattered Angels Glimmer MIst in Lemongrass

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Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Card Inspired!

Inspiration can come from many different sources.  In this case, I created a set of cards that were inspired by Roxyfur (YouTube Name), a bad class at CHA and The Piece by Piece Fabric Flowers.  Listen to the video for the details...

And here are some pictures of the cards...

If you found some inspiration here, I'd love to see what you've created, just leave a link.

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Friday, February 10, 2012

Beauty In All Things - Unity Stamp Company Friends with Flare Friday Blog Hop

It's Friday which means it's time for  Unity Stamp Company's Friends with Flare Blog Hop!

Fell in love withe the sentiment and image on this stamp.  I used a Copic marker and watercolor paint to color it up.  The stamp image was a great compliment to the My Minds Eye Blush paper.  Here's what I used to pull this card together:
  1. Stamps - Unity (Beauty in all things - itty-bitty)
  2. Dies/Punches - Spellbinders (Lacey Circles, Standard Circles LG)
  3. Paper - My Minds Eye Two (Blush 6x6)
  4. Embellishments - Paper flowers form Recollections
  5. Ink - Ranger Tim Holtz Distress (Antique Linen)

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Friday, February 3, 2012

Unity Stamps - Friends with Flare Friday

It's Friday which means it's time for  Unity Stamps Company's Friends with Flare Blog Hop!

This card has elements from some of my most favorite companies and it has my very first Unity Stamp set that I purchased, it's still a favorite.  The details are:
  1. Stamps - Unity (All Worth It, Melody Ross)
  2. Dies/Punches - Spellbinders (Blossom Tags and Accents, Samantha Walker), EK Success (Heart & Crown 2 Piece)
  3. Paper - Crate Paper (Paper Hearts Collection)
  4. Embellishments - The Piece by Piece (Fabric Flowers)
  5. Ink - Colorbox (Fluid Chalk Ink - Charcoal)

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