Alcohol Ink Lift Technique

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m back today with two cards that feature THIS October Card Kit from Simon Says Stamp… I’ve been wanting to try the alcohol lift technique for some time now but hadn’t got a chance to purchase the supplies needed. I was so happy to find the card kit has everything you need! I started by applying the three colors of alcohol ink on to the Yupo paper, making sure to mix...

Sea Treasure Card Kit Inspiration Week-Day 4

Hi there, crafty friends. I hope you’re having a great weekend. I have another card share featuring THIS kit from Simon Says Stamp. For the background, I cut the gorgeous glitter paper included in the kit down to a 4.25 x 5.5 inches and adhered it to one of THESE card bases. I used THIS stitched rectangle die and cut it from a piece of white card stock at an angle, creating a unique...

Sea Treasure Card Kit Inspiration Week-Day 3

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m back with even more inspiration using THIS card kit. The specialty paper in the kit is gorgeous and I knew I wanted to use it for an ocean. I cut it using THIS die to resemble waves. I cut a card base down to 3.5 x 5 and used a variety of Distress Oxide inks to create a sunset for the background. I stamped one of the mermaid images from...

Sea Treasure Card Kit Inspiration Week-Day 2

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back today with more inspiration using THIS Sept. card kit from Simon Says Stamp… I really like how the stamp set included in the kit has many smaller images. I thought it would be fun to use a few of them with THIS wreath builder stencil to create a fun syncronized swimming look with the sea critters. I started by stamping the turtle and then placed the remaining images and...

Sea Treasure Card Kit Inspiration Week-Day 1

Hi there, crafty friends. THIS card kit from Simon Says Stamp is now available and I loved the kit so much that I will be sharing inspiration using it every day this week. I started with the background and used both inks that are included in the kit. I swiped the Tumbled Glass Distress Oxide ink on to a piece of white card stock, almost covering it entirely but leaving a few white streaks....

Simon Says Stamp August 2018 Card Kit

Hi, crafty friends. Happy Saturday! I’m popping in today with a card I created with THIS new card kit… The kit contains THIS gorgeous background. I stamped it on the pink card stock (included in the kit) using THIS ink for a tone-on-tone look. I cut it it down to 1 x 4 inch strips and adhered them down to a card front covered with black card stock. I used foam tape only on...

More Cool Summer Card Kit Inspiration

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m back today with more inspiration using THIS card kit… I just love the images in THIS stamp set that is included in the kit and wanted to highlight the flamingo. The kit comes with THIS die. First, I stamped the image from the stamp set and then used the die to cut it out. I adhered three flamingos underneath so it would have some stability. I added THIS to the...

Simon Says Stamp July 2018 Card Kit

Hello. Today’s cards feature a fun floating sentiment technique using products from THIS new card kit. For the first card… I stamped the watermelon image from THIS stamp set (included in the card kit) multiple times, filling a background. I quickly colored in the images with THESE and added THIS to the black seeds for some shine. I die-cut a circle using THIS die from the background and a card front. I sandwiched a...

More Simon Says Stamp June 2018 Card Kit Inspiration

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m sharing another card using THIS card kit. (Click HERE to see another project using the same kit.) THIS stamp set included in the kit is gorgeous. I stamped the bold flower pattern on the left side of a white panel. I white heat embossed a sentiment from the same stamp set on a black oval cut with THIS die. I applied THIS stain to an acrylic block and flicked...

Simon Says Stamp June 2018 Card Kit

Hello, crafty friends. Today’s card features THIS new stamp set that is included in THIS new card kit… The stamp set measures 6×8 and has a large floral cluster image in it. I stamped the image twice on a piece of THIS watercolor using THIS ink and clear heat embossed on top for some shine. I decided to leave the floral images without color since they were so bold on their own. I stamped...