Thursday, July 26, 2012

Mojo Monday 251

A new challenge!  Having scoured other blogs and visited a few of the challenges they follow, thought why not? Let's give another couple a go too! :)  So, this week's challenge is this sketch ..
Last year, I saw a few of these Christmas cards floating around, but never gave one a shot.  I kept seeing it in this sketch, so here is the outcome. I hope you like it and thank you for looking xx

I have never...ever...done a Christmas card in July either! Scarey :o/

All Supplies are Stampin' Up! (unless mentioned)

Card Stock:       Always Artichoke
                           Whisper White
                           Old Olive
                           Cherry Cobbler

Ink Pads:           Sahara Sand
                           Always Artichoke
                           Old Olive

Punches:            Boho Blossoms 
Stamp Set:         Snow Swirled

Other:                Cherry Cobbler ribbon, Crystal Effects, Dimensionals, Sponges

(Non Stampin' Up!:   Bell, Woodgrain Effect embossing folder)

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Triple Layer Stamping

I have found another new technique addiction, and I love it!
It's quick, easy and striking all in one!

Triple Layer Stamping

Please visit the link: Triple Time Stamping - Frenchie Stamps, she is a very clever lady and will guide you through step-by-step how to go about this terrific technique.

Friday, July 20, 2012

JAI 127 Colour Combo

Life has thrown me into a bit of a whirlwind lately, and with that, my paper crafting went with it unfortunately.  It is the one thing I love to sit down and relax with when time allows, but have had no oomph and a huge lack of imagination.

Anyway, moving along. 

This week over at JAI, it is a colour combo challenge and had had this idea in mind for thank you ladies for getting me to pull myself together and do a little creating.  :o)

 All supplies are Stampin' Up!

Cardstock:     Basic Black
                       Whisper White
                       Cherry Cobbler
Ink:                  Basic Black
Big Shot
     *     Beautiful Butterflies Big Shot die
     *     Beautiful Wings embosslits
     *     Framed Tulips Textured Impressions embossing folder
     *     Framelits Die
Stamp Set:     French Foliage Stamp Set
Other:            Sponge
                       Glue Stick