Saturday, July 20, 2019

Stay Cool

Hello Crafty Friends - I am here with a fun ice cream shaker card featuring

This is the card I created.

Materials Used:
Distress Oxide - Squeezed Lemonade
Distress Oxide - Carved Pumpkin
Distress Oxide - Gathered Twigs
Distress Oxide - Wilted Violet
Distress Oxide - Worn Lipstick
Distress Oxide - Broken China
Distress Oxide - Cracked Pistachio
Hero Arts - Hero Hues - Unicorn
Versafine Onyx Black
Stamp: Craftsmart- Stamp & Die Stay Cool Set
Dies: Memory Box - Collage Frame
Impression Obsession - Alphabets
Pattern Paper: Studio Calico 7 Paper - Amelia
Recollections Brand Cardstock: Heavy Weight White
Pastel: Yellow, Pink Blue & Green

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Forest and Friend....

Hi ya crafty peeps. Today I am sharing a fun little project. It's a little shaker card that is perfect for summer! I can't believe July is almost at an end! It's hot and humid today so I thought I would share a little forest and friends creation. Here is my make.
This shaker card for Doodles Paper Playground features the  Doodles Paper Playground Limited Edition Sparkle Blends - April - Birthstone Collection: Diamond  "A glittering, transparent blend of crystal, iridescent and moonshine clear sequins, beads and crystals in different sizes and shapes. You’ll find beautiful, silvery, cupped flowers, iridescent stars, large flat rounds, and other assorted shapes, in addition to the classic round, cupped sequins in several sizes. This blend is the perfect final touch for any project 


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Happy Crafting, Carolyn

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Leave a Little Sparkle

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Games of Thrones may be over, but the dragon glass is not. 

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Hey Everyone, It's EK back with another Guest Designing post and I want to make sure you know that you can pick up your own bundle of Doodles Paper Playground's Dragon Glass Sparkle Blends, and I thought I would play around with it and the very cute Dragon and Bird stamp set from Wild Rose Studio over at White Rose Crafts.

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I just didn't feel like making a shaker card today, so I tried a little something different.  So I started with a piece of 13 Arts Aqua Flora Collection  paper pack.  I adhered the dark watercolored printed paper to an A2 card frame.

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I then took some thick crafting glue that dries clear and added a thick layer around the edges of the card.

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I then poured the sequins all over the card, pressing the blend into the glue gently with my fingers.

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I shook off any excess sequins and moved a few around to create a really cool frame of bling.

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I then colored my dragon and fussy cut out the image.  I adhered it with some double stick tape to the center of the card.

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Finally I added a sentiment sticker to the card and set it aside to let it dry.

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Let me know if you think this new blend of sequins looks like 'dragon' glass.  Until then, Happy Crafting.