Step Up Your Cardmaking with Brenda - Slimline Card

on June 09, 2020
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Step Up Your Cardmaking with Brenda - Slimline Card
Hello, fellow stampers!! Welcome back for another installment of Step-Up Your Cardmaking with Brenda!! Another way to step-up your cardmaking is by making it a slimline.

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Step Up Your Cardmaking with Brenda - Pop Up Box

on April 21, 2020
Step Up Your Cardmaking with Brenda - Pop Up Box

Hello, crafty friends!! I hope your week is off to a great start!!

Brenda here with another project in the "Step Up Your Cardmaking" series!! You may have seen the first version on my IG feed last Saturday, but today I will show you how to elevate it a bit!!

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#spreadjoynotgerms Blog Hop

on April 17, 2020
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#spreadjoynotgerms Blog Hop
We are excited to be participating in a fun blog hop today with a lot of stops, a ton of sponsors and prizes and limitless inspiration!  Welcome to the #Spreadjoynotgerms Blog Hop!   We are hopping today to create some smiles and make your day a little brighter and to thank everyone who is doing their part by staying home and not spreading germs!

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Mixing It Up - A Different Kind of Spotlight

on March 13, 2020
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Mixing It Up - A Different Kind of Spotlight
Lisa here and lately I've been playing along with a cool spotlight kind of technique and I thought I'd share it with you today!  I usually pick some kind of frame and everything outside of the frame is black and white and everything inside is colorful.  For this one I started by taking a white panel and using the Circular Harlequin stencil to apply some Black Soot Distress Oxide.

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Mixing It Up-Hogs & Kisses

on January 10, 2020
Mixing It Up-Hogs & Kisses
Lisa here!  You may have noticed I'm stuck on the oh so adorable Punny Farm Pigs stamp set (which has some fantastic punny sentiments for Valentines Day by the way) and sharing another one with you today with a cool background I made using the Circular Harlequin stencil along with some texture paste and Wow embossing powder.

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Mixing It Up With a Diamond Fade Background

on December 07, 2019
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Mixing It Up With a Diamond Fade Background

Lisa here and I'm sharing a card today with a pretty background I made using the Diamond Fade Stencil 2, some Distress Oxides and Gold Pigment Ink.

I started by using Tumbled Glass, Broken China, Faded Jeans and Wilted Violet Distress Inks and blended them together in a random pattern onto my background panel.  Then I used the stencil and applied some Dusty Concord and Faded Jeans through it in a diagonal pattern and lightly fading in some areas.

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