Mermaid Vibes

Hello, everyone! I hope you are all doing well! I’m over at The Ton’s blog today with 2 mermaid cards I created! I’m sure you’ve been seeing many examples and inspirations on our new Mermaid Vibes stamp set. It’s absolutely a fun and versatile set, filled with many many beautiful images. Hope you could stop by to check out the details!

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I created a underwater scene for the 2nd card!

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Hope you join us for The Ton’s July 2017 Challenge ! For this month, we are playing the Mood Board. Hope you’d join for a chance to win a $50 spree to The Ton’s shop!

*Gift certificates only apply to The Ton Stamps, Dies, Ink, Gilding, and Embossing Powder.

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Here is how to play:

To participate in our challenge, create a paper crafting project based on the Mood Board you see above.

  1. You must use a Ton product as the main focal point of your card or tag.
  2. Display the cue word/inspiration photo on your blog post and include a link to this challenge in the body of your post.
  3. There is no limit to the number of projects you wish to enter into the challenge.
  4. The winning project will be chosen based upon detail, composition and aesthetics.
  5. Enter your card by July 31, 2017 by 12:55pm EST.
  6.  There is a $50 Gift card that will go to the winning entry!

Please visit The Ton’s CHALLENGE BLOG for more info.


 

Thank you for stopping by! Sending mermaid kisses and starfish wishes to you all!

Have a fabulous day!

Hugs,

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Lovely Summer Blooms

Hello everyone! Hope you are all doing well and staying cool. 🙂 I’m over at The Ton’s Blog today with couple of cards featuring the Summer Blooms stamp set, the Coordinating Die, Basic Banner Stamp set, and the Coordinating Dies from our latest release. It was so much fun to create these cards and I hope you’d stop by at The Ton’s Blog and check out the details!

 

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Please join us for The Ton’s July 2017 Challenge! For this month, we are playing the Mood Board. There’s a chance to win a $50 spree to The Ton’s shop!

*Gift certificates only apply to The Ton Stamps, Dies, Ink, Gilding, and Embossing Powder.

MoodBoardphoto

Here is how to play:

To participate in our challenge, create a paper crafting project based on the Mood Board you see above.

  1. You must use a Ton product as the main focal point of your card or tag.
  2. Display the cue word/inspiration photo on your blog post and include a link to this challenge in the body of your post.
  3. There is no limit to the number of projects you wish to enter into the challenge.
  4. The winning project will be chosen based upon detail, composition and aesthetics.
  5. Enter your card by July 31, 2017 by 12:55pm EST.
  6.  There is a $50 Gift card that will go to the winning entry!

Please visit The Ton’s CHALLENGE BLOG for more info.


 

Thank you for stopping by and I hope you have a fabulous day!

Happy crafting!

Hugs,

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Coffee & Friends <3

Hello everyone! Hope you are all doing well!

For today, I would like to share a simple and cute card I made using the Coffee Town stamp set from the Sweet Stamp Shop. I had this set for a while and I thought I’d give it a try! I really like how it turned out!

Here is the card!

 

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Supplies used:

 

I stamped the coffee house image on white cardstock in Caviar Hybrid ink and colored with various Copic Markers. So sorry I don’t have the list of the markers I used. The post-it note that had the list is nowhere to be found. 😦

When I was done with the coloring, I fussy cut the image and went around the edge with the Memento Tuxedo Marker. Next, I masked off top portion of the card base I made out of Neenah Desert Storm cardstock and ink blended couple of Distress inks. (Vintage Photo and the Ground Espresso) Then, I stamped the sentiment from Altenew’s Coffee Love stamp set on the bottom of the card in Noir Dye ink. I added a strip of Adhesive Glitter Gold paper and adhered the coffee house image on the card. I finished the card by adding Dulce Sequins and the Burnt Caramel Sequins from The Ton.

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Don’t you think this card turned out so cute? 🙂 I hope you enjoyed it!

That’s all from me today! Thank you for stopping by and I hope you have a wonderful day!

Happy Crafting!

Hugs,

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The Ton’s July 2017 Challenge – Mood Board

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Hello everyone! It’s the 1st day of the month and that means The Ton’s July 2017 Challenge is live! For this month, we are playing the Mood Board. Hope you’d join for a chance to win a $50 spree to The Ton’s shop!

*Gift certificates only apply to The Ton Stamps, Dies, Ink, Gilding, and Embossing Powder.

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Here is how to play:

To participate in our challenge, create a paper crafting project based on the Mood Board you see above.

  1. You must use a Ton product as the main focal point of your card or tag.
  2. Display the cue word/inspiration photo on your blog post and include a link to this challenge in the body of your post.
  3. There is no limit to the number of projects you wish to enter into the challenge.
  4. The winning project will be chosen based upon detail, composition and aesthetics.
  5. Enter your card by July 31, 2017 by 12:55pm EST.
  6.  There is a $50 Gift card that will go to the winning entry!

Please visit The Ton’s CHALLENGE BLOG for more info.


 

I absolutely love this month’s beautiful and happy board, it was a breeze and so fun to create this month’s project! I decided to create a card that features macarons in a filed of flowers. With that sketch on my mind, I chose following products:

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*Backdrop Board used: Natural Wood

I started the card by stamping the Sweet MacaronsAnemone Wishes, and Anemone Cluster images on a Bristol Smooth cardstock in Versamark. I heat embossed all the images with the Rose Gold Embossing Powder and colored them with Stabilo 68 pens. I was first introduced to these water-based pens by a dear friend of mine, and I immediately fell in love with the vibrancy as well as how easy to use them. I laid the colors towards the center and the creases of the images where I want the shadows to be, and blended out with the Aquash water brushes. When the images were good and dry, I went ahead and cut them out with the coordinating dies.

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The background panel is from my stash I created the other day with Gansai Tambi and Mijello Mission Gold watercolors. I die cut the panel with the largest die from the (Small) Double Stitched Rectangle Dies. Flushed to the bottom center, I adhered it an a top folding white A2 card base I made out of Neenah 110lb cardstock. Then I adhered rest of the images, some popped up with the foam tape.

The sentiment is borrowed from the Summer Blooms stamp set, stamped on vellum in our Noir Dye ink. When the ink was dry, I cut it down to a thin banner and adhered it on the card. I added some (mix) Dew Drops, Fairy Pink Sparkling Clear Sequins, and My Tutu Sequins. And that completes the card!  

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That’s all from me today! Hope you enjoyed today’s project and hope you’d have a ton of fun with this month’s challenge!

Thank you for stopping by! Happy crafting!

hugs,

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