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Happy Independence Day!

Happy 4th of July!

 

I created two patriotic cards to share today. I’ve had these Taylored Expressions stamps in my stash for awhile now. I finally dusted them off yesterday and inked them up for the first time using Tim Holtz distress markers.

 

 

 

I hope everyone celebrating today has a safe and fun day!

 

Supplies ~ 

Card 1

Stamps: Taylored Expressions God Bless the USA

Ink: Tim Holtz distress markers in Festive Berries and Blueprint Sketch

CS: SU Night of Navy, MFT Sweet Tooth

PP: Pebbles Americana

Other: MFT Stitched Rounded Rectangle stax, SU Metallic enamel shapes

 

Card 2

Stamps: Taylored Expressions Freedom Fireworks

Ink: Tim Holtz distress markers in Festive Berries and Blueprint Sketch

CS: SU Real Red, Night of Navy, MFT Sweet Tooth

PP: Bo Bunny Liberty

Other: MFT Double Stitched Circle stax, Star Dust stickles, SU Metallic enamel shapes

Have a Sunny Day!

A very belated Happy New Year to you all!

If you are still here, thanks for sticking with me! I have been in a major crafty funk and decided to take an extended blogging break. I’m not sure how often I will post but since I did recently make a card, I thought I would share it.

One of my card groups does a brand swap each month. It’s one of my favorites to participate in! This month the chosen company is Taylored Expressions, a long time favorite.

 

Taylored Expressions Wildflower Bouquet

 

I used copics to color in this Wildflower Bouquet image and the paper is from Authentique. I kept the layout pretty simple to focus on the beautiful flower arrangement.

 

Have a great night!

Autumn Wreath

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Hi again!

 

Here is another card I made yesterday. This one is a fall card using Taylored Expressions Autumn Wreath stamp set and Sketch #466 from Mojo Monday.

 

2016-card-95-taylored-expressions-autumn-wreath

 

I stamped the wreath and squirrel on Taylored Expressions Choice Buttercream cardstock and colored them with Prismacolor pencils.  I then blended the images with Gamsol and fussy cut them.  All the cardstock and patterned papers (Crate Paper Farmhouse) are from an old TE Key Ingredients kit (October 2011!). Here’s to using older stash!

 

Here is the sketch~

mojo466

 

Have a great night!

 

Supplies~

Stamps: Taylored Expressions Autumn Wreath

Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black

CS: Bazzill, Taylored Expressions Choice Buttercream

PP: Crate Paper Farmhouse

Other: Prismacolor pencils, Gamsol, Doodlebug sprinkles, dimensionals

Batty and Catty

 

Hi!

 

Tonight I have a Halloween card to share using Kraftin Kimmie’s Batty and Catty!  I used their September sketch and the new Clean & Simple Challenge.

 

2016 Card 89 - KKS Batty and Catty

 

The papers are from Photoplay’s Bootiful collection.  Lots of fun Halloween prints in this one!

 

I also decorated the inside! I added the sentiment that came with the image and a cat from Taylored Expressions’ Gothic Window Accessories.  The bats on the front are from the same set.

2016 Card 89 - KKS Batty and Catty inside

 

Here is the sketch~

KKS September Sketch

 

Have a great night!

 

Supplies~

Stamps: Kraftin Kimmie Batty and Catty, My Craft Spot Happy Haunting

Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black

CS: PTI Plum Pudding, Copic Xpress It blending card

PP: Photoplay Bootiful

Other: Taylored Expressions Gothic Window Accessories, copics