Category Archives: Technique

Spotlight Technique… with Inside the Lines!

Spotlight Technique: with Inside The Lines! Sale-A-Bration is almost over so I am featuring some of the FREE Sale-A-Bration products in the next few posts. Today it is the Inside the Lines Designer Series Paper, featuring the Spotlight Technique. Stampin’ Up!’s Inside the Lines designer series paper can be earned for FREE until the end of this month. It… Read More »

Technique: Using Scenery Papers!

Using Scenery Papers! Using Scenery Papers can be difficult. The Serene Scenery Designer Series Paper Stack falls into this category. It is perfect for quick cards by adding a saying but most of the nature patterns featured are large and out of proportion for images. My last post featured the beach pattern, along with the Beautiful You stamp… Read More »

Technique: Paper Piecing

Technique: Paper Piecing In my last post I featured the Beautiful You stamp set from Stampin’ Up! using black and white with a splash of red using paper piecing. Today I continue with the paper piecing technique only this time the featured paper is the 6″x6″ Serene Scenery Designer Series Paper Stack. Paper piecing is… Read More »

Split Panel I LOVE Swaps Card!

I LOVE Swaps! If you are a regular reader then you know I LOVE swaps! Yesterday I shared the results of our Stampin’ Up! unit’s Occasions catalog and Sale-A-Bration brochure swap that was held last month. I continue the theme today by sharing my second project for the swap. It is my first ever Split… Read More »

Watercoloring Technique: “Making it Yours!”

Today’s watercoloring technique: “Making it Yours!” Today’s featured watercoloring technique: “Making it Yours” card is the final in my Pretty Kitty series of cards… for now at least. How did I “Make it Mine!”? I had a calico kitten as my first pet and the memory of it has stayed with me throughout the years, so… Read More »

Scrappy Acorny Thank You!

Scrappy Acorny! I put out another Virtual Challenge to the Magical Ink Artist team members yesterday. This time it was a Sketch Challenge in which they are to use strips of Designer Series Paper from their scrap stash. I was excited to “play” so I got out my paper and stamps to create my own contribution(s)… Read More »