Brayering Backgrounds for Sympathy Cards

The Brayering Backgrounds technique for Sympathy Cards makes quick and easy cards in no time. My son-in-law asked if I had any Sympathy cards because a co-workers father passed away suddenly on Sunday.  I said why sure I do; even though I didn’t have any on hand; I quickly set to work creating. If you Read More

More of Sophia’s Brayered Embossing Folder Cards

These are more of Sophia’s Brayered Embossing Folder Backgrounds.  On Sunday Sophia came over and wanted to stamp; so we went in my stamp room and did the Brayered Embossing Folder technique. We did a video and I forgot to change the camera angles once again; but you will see Sophia doing the technique. Sophia Read More

Tuesday’s Tips & Techniques – Stamped Embossed Backgrounds

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 Before I tell you about today’s card I want to update you on some Stampin’ news.  I just returned from Dallas TX where I attended a new Stampin’ Up! event called OnStage.   I have seen the upcoming Occasions catalog as well as the Sale-a-bration brochure and I’m so excited!!!!   Read More

Tuesday’s Tips & Techniques – Embossed Scenic Backgrounds

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 This month I’m featuring the Embossing Folders and every Tuesday in September I’m going to show you different ways to use the folders. Today’s Tips & Techniques is what I’m calling the Embossed Scenic Background. I used the Woodland Textured Impressions Embossing Folder and created a scenic background with a brayer Read More

A Haunting Good Time!

Sunday, August 21, 2011 Since I posted a Christmas card already I thought I should show you a Halloween card. I used the House of Haunts #111574 $22.95 stamp set for this card sample. I first embossed the house image using Black Craft ink and Black Embossing powder. I then punched a 1 3/8″ circle Read More

Stampin’ Up! Letterpress

Friday, October 8, 2010 Last night I had my monthly downline meeting and I decided to try out the new Letterpress plates being sold in the Holiday Mini Catalog.  We were also having a Holiday Mini catalog swap so I thought I would use the Letterpress plates to create my swaps and also show my Read More