Thursday, September 3, 2015

Fussy Cutting Cards......

Here's a series of cards Robin just finished using downloads from

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Vintage photo look cards

A couple of cards using some old Thomas Kincaid stamps (unfortunately, I don't think they're available any more, hopefully I'm wrong).  I stamped the image on white glossy card stock, then went to work on it to produce the vintage photo look....

3D Fence cards.

Started from a card class from Stampers, Marianne completed all four cards from the kit.  The card base started out white so they were colored using distress ink pads.  The 3d picture inside the card is 3 or 4 layers tall.  

Friday, July 10, 2015

Christmas Cards in July - Marianne's Paper Tole Cards

Thanks to Stacey at Scrapbook Essentials BC and Le Petit Studio we were able to spend the day making cards.

Marianne made these (among others to be posted later) 3d cards.  The small pic on the bottom shows the layers used as well how she sculpts the picture to give a true dimensional look. 

House Mouse Cards part 2


Christmas Cards in July - House Mouse

A couple of weekends back, we had an all day (until midnight!) crop, where we were able to get a few cards made.  I had already colored a few House Mouse stamps using Spectrum Noir pens, so I spent a bunch of time mounting and building the cards:

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Vintage Picture Christmas Cards

Time to get busy and start making Christmas Cards....we hope to have over 700 on hand when the Christmas craft markets open the first weekend in November.

The first batch Robin made is a small series of vintage pictures decoupaged and 'framed' then mounted onto a background...

Magic Slider Cards -- Snow Couple

Magic Slider Cards are fun, you pull the ribbon tie and slide the insert, and the picture goes from black and white to colored.