Friday, 29 September 2017

Orange Marble Card - Part 1

Orange Marble Card


Hello crafters! I Hope you are all well!

Today's project is not a complete one. What I mean by this is that the marble effect I haven't shown as this is coming in a video next month. So I have just decorated the card for you and will bring a part 2 soon.

My card base is a 4x6 inch that's 10x15cm once folded. The base is stuck together to create a postcard style card. The base is embossed using the hexagon 3D embossing folder.

I embossed the happy sentiment and added some glitter gold gen pen to the raised parts to add dimension and create more texture.

I die cut the circle using the circle layering Framelits. My sentiment I have stamped onto whisper white using basic black. That is from the watercolour wings stamp set.

My base was originally whisper white before I used the shaving foam marble technique which you will be shown very soon.

I added a white mat under the happy sentiment and added some white onto the back for somewhere to write. Again the bits used in this project have come from my scraps/left overs box which is always full of half done projects, scraps and samples.




Click HERE for the video tutorial!

Supplies used -

Product List
Whisper White A4 Card Stock
£8.25
Basic Black Archival Stampin’ Pad
£6.50
Clear Block Bundle
£65.25
Paper Snips Scissors
£9.00
Stampin' Scrub
£15.50
Stampin' Mist
£4.00
Liquid Multipurpose Glue
£3.75
Stampin' Dimensionals
£3.75
Peekaboo Peach Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
£3.50
Pumpkin Pie Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
£3.50
Daffodil Delight Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
£3.50
Real Red Classic Stampin' Ink Refill
£3.50
Layering Circle Framelits Dies
£32.00
Big Shot
£99.00
Big Shot Magnetic Platform
£36.00




Lots of love

C
xoxo

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Thursday, 28 September 2017

Quick Thank You Card

Quick Thank You Card

Hello World Wide Web, how we all this fine Sunday afternoon? I hope you are well and those been affected by some of the world disasters, hurricanes, terror attacks etc please know you are in my thoughts. 

I will be doing an event for charity next month. I am making a series of Halloween cards and donating all money made to help those affected by the hurricanes. 

Today's projects are 5 really quick and easy thank you cards. I used some of my scraps and made 5 very special thank you cards. These were given to 5 of the people helping my husband and I with our mini doc! There are and will be more details on this blog and our other blog Let's Chat Disability. Search for us on Facebook. 

All my card bases are 4X6 inches that's 10X15cm. I used emerald envy, crushed curry or perhaps a retired colour and whisper white for my bases. Sorry I made these cards last minute, didn't write down supplies and used scraps so it's hard to remember the colours completely. 







I used dapper denim, basic grey, emerald envy, elegant eggplant and soft suede for these cards. I used some current and retired enamel shapes for embellishments. Dimensionals behind some layers and the rest glued with tombow. I didn't cut any of the layers down they were all scraps I pieced together to make some mats and layers on my cards. Once a month I go through my box of scraps, punched bits, samples etc and make some cards. This is one of the batches I have made and Thursday you will see the rest of them. 

I used swirly bird, timeless textures and many thanks stamp sets. I just put the pieces into groups and made some rough plan for what layers, colours etc. Then I started sticking and stamping and this is what happened.

I made these whilst watching a film with my husband. I find it my best creative work to limit the colours, bits, stamps and see what happens. I challenge you to do the same. Collect all your 'extra' bits into a box and see what you can create after a month or few weeks. 

As always I have added in some replacement products for anything retired in my projects. All the DSP I used is retired and the gold wink of stella has as well as the garden green enamel dots. 

Click HERE for the matching Video Tutorial. 

Supplies used -
Product List
Swirly Bird Photopolymer Stamp Set
£23.00
Timeless Textures Clear-Mount Stamp Set
£18.00
All Things Thanks Clear-Mount Stamp Set
£17.00
Whisper White A4 Card Stock
£8.25
Emerald Envy A4 Cardstock
£7.25
Emerald Envy Classic Stampin' Pad
£6.00
Elegant Eggplant Classic Stampin' Pad
£6.00
Basic Gray Archival Stampin’ Pad
£6.50
Clear Wink Of Stella Glitter Brush
£7.25
Stampin' Dimensionals
£3.75
Liquid Multipurpose Glue
£3.75
Paper Snips Scissors
£9.00
Stamping Sponges
£3.25
Metallic Enamel Shapes
£6.50
Pick A Pattern Designer Series Paper
£10.00
Whole Lot Of Lovely Designer Series Paper
£10.00
Naturally Eclectic Designer Series Paper
£10.00


Lots of love 
C
Xoxo

Here are my links -


SU Website: http://creatingwithadifference.stampinup.net/
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Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Minty Acetate Box

Minty Acetate Box

Hello world!

Today's project is another one using up my mints and also taking advantage of some of the bits and pops I have been given from my SU friends swaps!

I love reusing things as it's even nicer for the person who gave me mine to know that others have enjoyed a video I have created using and casing their designs.

Go onto my swaps video to see who I have cased this idea from!




Click HERE to see the video tutorial!

Here are the supplies I have used!


Product List
Eastern Palace Specialty Designer Series Paper
144147
£11.50
Clear Tiny Treat Boxes
141699
£6.75
Fast Fuse Adhesive
129026
£9.00
Very Vanilla A4 Card Stock
106550
£8.25
Berry Burst Classic Stampin' Pad
144083
£6.00
Stampin' Scrub
126200
£15.50
Stampin' Mist
102394
£4.00
Stampin' Dimensionals
104430
£3.75
Mini Gift Bows
144127
£5.50
Glitter Enamel Dots
144200
£6.25
Paper Snips Scissors
103579
£9.00
Stampin' Trimmer
129722
£27.00
Tag Topper Scalloped Punch
133324
£21.00

Lots of love 
C
Xoxo

Here are my links -


SU Website: http://creatingwithadifference.stampinup.net/

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2RhYtFn3EcXGJYr5l0RwGA
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/creatingwithadifference
Etsy Shop: https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/CreatingDifference?ref=hdr_shop_menu
Facebook group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/creatingwithadifferenceforum/
Instagram - @creatingwithadifference91
Periscope - @cwad
Pinterest - Creating with a Difference
Twitter - cwadsudemo