Monday, December 20, 2010

CCC # 25 Scribble Stain Distress

I loved the technique that Linda from StudioL3 choose for this week's challenge. It was fun creating this one of a kind background. You will find the supplies needed for this technique on page 34.
Other supplies used: Tim's Bigz die; Snowman, tag, Mini holiday 2 stamp set, clear embossing powder, forest moss ink, white and black cardstock, tinsel glitter, miniature garland, baubles and trim.

Note: this tag is also on my blog where I have other Studio L3 challenges:

Friday, December 17, 2010

Published in Just Cards

I received my copy of Just Cards today. My stamped card using Posh Impressions is on page 31. 

Friday, September 3, 2010

Try That Technique Thursday "Cuttlebug Highlights"

A feature started by Beth Norman and Diana Enns; "Try That Technique"
For this Thursday; "Cuttlebug Highlights" from October 2008 issue.

This is my card for this technique; a birthday card for my younger brother.

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Blue Butterfly

Blue is becoming one of my favorite colors. The background was stamped with one of the image from Posh Asian #2 Stamp Set. H20's were used to color the Asian butterfly on matte coat cardstock. The Posh sentiment from ATC Greeting Set #2. 

Friday, August 27, 2010

Framed Fish

Really an easy card to make using two of the stamp images from Pacific Northwest Stamp Set and two Dee Gruenig Blending Blox ink pads. Shades of Gray and Shades of Brown.

Friday, August 20, 2010

Rooster No. 2

I stamped the Posh Asian Rooster and flowers on dabber paint background. The base of the card was inked with a flower stamp from Asian Set, dry embossed and then highlighted with blending blox ink pad.
Posh Asian #1 Rubber Stamp Set available unmounted or mounted on EZ-Mount.

Friday, August 13, 2010

Music Card

The background was made using a dry embossing and debossing with stamped music keyboard. The woman image was inked and colored with Copic markers. Die cuts from Quickutz and Sizzix were used on this card.

Thursday, August 5, 2010

Asian Card #2

I had fun creating this card with the rooster image from Posh Asian #1
The rooster was inked with Marvy Brush Markers onto fiber cardstock, the quote was inked using Posh mini ATC stamps.
The frame around the quote was made with a Sizzix die cut. Rhinestones from HL.
I used scrapbook paper for the base of this card.

Friday, July 30, 2010

Framed Flowers

I enjoyed making this card using Stamp Set from Asian #1

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Framed Iris

This is one of my favorite stamps on the Posh Watercolor Stamp Set #1. The background was made with Golden Paints, the iris was stamped twice to give it the feel that it has a shadow.
Thanks for Looking.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Just For You

I had so much fun making this card. My favorite thing to do: make backgrounds. This card was inspired from one of my favorite Posh stamp sheets. [Small Flowers]
Thanks for looking. Comments Welcome!

Thursday, July 1, 2010


I place this card over on Splitcoaststamper, it has been viewed many many times. The background was made with the flower used on this card. All images from Posh Rubber Stamps.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Framed Hummingbird

I made this card using images from the Pacific Northwest Set.
To complete the card I used eyelets along the outside border and then laced with metallic threads. To finish, I applied this piece to a folded card.

One more candle

A piece of white core turquoise cardstock was used with am embossing folder to make the background, the design was sanded to highlight the detail. The floral stamped frame from the Watercolor set was inked with blending blox. The flower image from Funky Flowers Set was inked with marvy brush markers and the sentiment was inked with marvy black brush marker. The frame was mat to black card stock. A coordinating folded cardstock was used to complete this card.

Friday, May 21, 2010

Iris Card

I made this card using stamps from the Posh Watercolor Flowers #1. The background of the card was made with Ranger alcohol inks. Gold line sticker from Starform, The Netherlands.

Saturday, May 8, 2010

Happy Mother's Day

A few days ago I made this card to send to my Mother for Mother's Day. It arrived at her mail box today. The sentiment is my own handwriting.

Saturday, March 20, 2010

A sample of my Posh Card

Here is a sample of my card on page 51 with Just Cards! Spring 2010. It was hard to scan the card due to it near the spine.
Stamps from the Watercolor Flowers #2 Stamp Set.

Just Cards!

I just received this Spring 2010 of Just Cards! My Posh Flower card is on page 51.

Published in Just Cards!

I was thrilled to receive a copy of Just Cards! magazine; they published my Posh card using Watercolor Flowers #2 Set. Volume 17 Spring 2010, page 51.

Monday, February 22, 2010

Dabber Shimmers

I made this card using a TJ technique from Feb/Mar 2010 called Dabber Shimmers.
Some of the stamps were inked onto the Dabber Shimmers background, other images were inked and cut-out. All stamps from Posh Rubber Stamps.

Monday, February 8, 2010

Happy Birthday

Does it look like I'm ready for Spring. I'm so tired of snow. We have had 19 1/2 inches since Christmas Eve. The iris stamp is from Watercolor Flowers #1 and the Happy Birthday greeting is from the Party Stamp Set. If you haven't seen this sheet of stamps it has this stamp on the right, 2. come to a Party, 3. Funny you don't look a day over.., 4. Save the date, 5. What's in a number and the 10 unique numbers about 2 inches tall.

Sunday, February 7, 2010

Framed Flowers

Brush marker were used to ink the flower from the Watercolor Flower Set #1. The frame from Watercolor Flower Set #2 was inked and embossed with ink before cutting out. Edges of frame was highlighted with gold leaf. Stickers from Starform was added to corners. The frame was adhered to finished card.
Stamps from Posh Rubber Stamps.
Comments Welcome!

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Oval Flower Card

The base part of this card has been on my desk until I decided what image would go best with it. Here is the finished card using a flower stamped image from Watercolor Flowers 2 from Posh Rubber Stamps.