Thursday, June 30, 2011

July Stamp of the Month - American Celebration

July - Already!
Can't believe it's that far into the SUMMER!

You should be hopping over from Nicole's blog, if you are starting here, keep hopping and you will do a complete circle - please leave comments often - we love comments :) !

This month we have American Celebration Stamp Set (D1458)
Great for the holiday!

This first card I did was simple and with lots of stars. 
 I used a sponge dobber to create circles by making small soft circles.  I then stamped the flag and cut out the pieces and glued them onto the stars.
My second card was a little more, but still lots of stars! 
I did the fire crackers on the bottom and then added the baby stars above. I sponged a little blue from the fire cracker to the stars and around the stars - made it look softer.  The stars are in two colors Crystal blue with Pacifica dobbed here and there on the stamp prior to stamping.  Followed up with some Glitter Glue to make them sparkle - Click the photo to see it bigger! 
Then the red stars where added and I cut out a few of them and used foam squares to make them pop off the card. The celebrate is done the same way.  Glitter Glue is all over the big red stars - the bled a litttle - they still look good once they fully dried.

Now, head over to Carl's Blog to see her great work with this stamp set!
Thanks for looking!

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Forgotten Post - Cards from CTMH Meeting

In May we had a Consultant Meeting and we did something a little different.  Instead of a card swap we all did a make and take!  So at the meeting we ended up finishing 4 cards!  Here are those cards:

 This slides out of the top of the card to show the message.

 The grapes are 2 shades of purple and the boarder below is our Kraft Boarders
 We put glitter on the back sticky side and then glued the front to the card.
 Fun flowers we made - this was my card that I demontrated.

 White embossing powder on white makes it a great card for a wedding.
Thanks for looking and feel free to leave a comment!

Saturday, June 4, 2011

Newest Vinyl Sign

Made these signs awhile back and forgot to post them and I just figured out how to post from my phone! Thanks for looking!

A test

From my phone

Sent from my iPhone


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