Thinking of you

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Summer Camp 2 starts next week at Online Card Classes and participants were given another pre-class challenge. This time it’s a sketch challenge and here is my attempt:

handmade flower card, thinking of you, distress markers

handmade flower card, thinking of you, distress markers

Ingredients:

  • yellow card base
  • patterned paper (sorry I don’t know the make)
  • stamps from Simon Says Stamp sets Best Mom Ever and On Edge
  • ink: Staz On in Timber Brown
  • Tim Holtz distress markers
  • pearls
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Paper piecing

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Today I have two cards for you. I used paper-piecing technique to make the first one and was left with so many paper scraps that I decided to make another card. They both are very similar, only the second one is made with smaller pieces. Enjoy!

handmade card, love, heart, paper piecing, paper scraps

handmade card, love, heart, paper piecing, paper scraps

for you card, handmade, butterflies, paper piecing, paper scraps

for you card, handmade, butterflies, paper piecing, paper scraps

Ingredients:

  • cream and white card base
  • grey cardstock
  • patterned paper from GCD
  • wooden heart and chipboard butterflies from Studio Calico
  • “love’ sticker (make unknown)
  • grey marker and white gel pen
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You are the best

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I signed up for the Summer Card Camp 2 at Online Card Classes. The class starts on the 8th of July and I can’t wait! In the meantime participants were given a pre-class challenge – to make  a card using at least 4 of the following colours:

And here is my take:

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Ingredients:

  • white and grey cardstock
  • paper flowers
  • brad from American Crafts Elements
  • stamp from Smooch stamp set from Technique Tuesday
  • embossing ink, white embossing powder
  • white and glitter gel pen
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Let’s party

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We had a stretch of gorgeous, sunny days recently, very unusual thing for Ireland – hence card with happy colours. Enjoy!

handmade card, yellow, circles, sequins, let's party

handmade card, yellow, sequins, circles, let's party

Ingredients:

  • yellow cardstock
  • patterned paper from GCD
  • circle punch in 2 sizes
  • stamps: Grid from Kaisercraft for background, sentiment from My Mind’s Eye’s Ginger Pictures set
  • inks: Hero Arts shadow midtone inks in Butter Bar and Wet Cement
  • sequins, natural twine
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Father’s Day card

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Turn for a Father’s Day card this time. The sentiment says simply “on father’s day” in Polish. Enjoy!

father's day card, handmade, bicycle

I enter this card into Simon Says Stamp’s Masculine / Father’s day challenge.

Ingredients:

  • kraft cardbase
  • papers from Crate Paper’s DIY Shop paper pad
  • bicycle stamp from Prima
  • ink: Ink It Up in black
  • clear embossing powder
  • buttons, eyelet, brown twine
  • letter stickers from Lilybee Designs
  • white gel pen
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Another camera card…

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I apparently cannot live without cards featuring cameras 🙂 Here’s my newest one:

vintage camera card, handmade, retro

I enter it into Simon Says Stamp Take a Picture challenge.

vintage camera card, handmade

Ingredients:

  • kraft cardbase
  • papers from Crate Paper’s DIY Shop paper pad
  • stamps: camera from My Mind’s Eye’s Ruby set, triangles from Simon Says Stamp’s Happy Every Day set
  • ink: Colorbox fluid chalk ink in Chestnut Roan
  • wood veneer stars from Studio Calico
  • letter stickers from Pink Paislee’s Enchanting sticker book
  • brown twine, button
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