Hi Guys! I am so excited to participate in my first Coffee Lovers Blog Hop! The Hop is from Dec. 9-16th, so go by the Coffee Loving Cardmakers Blog to check out all the great coffee themed designs. I also posted a process video below for you to see how I created this Brew-tiful card. As always, I have linked all the supplies I used below and in the description box on my YouTube channel. To find me on YouTube either click on the link on the side of your screen or search Mamie Carson in YouTube. Please “Like” and “Subscribe” to my channel and drop by http://www.OneJoyousSkip.com anytime to see the latest card designs and projects.
Hey crafty friends, I have some awesome goodies to share with you today. I picked out some things from Kat Scrappiness’s store for this project. To create this card, I used the Newton’s Nook “Hanging Around” stamp set. This stamp set is so fun to play with because all the animals are hanging around! There are so many options you have to create a cute project. So for my card, I decided to use “Newton” and have him hanging on the clothes line from the Lawn Fawn stamp set titled “Little Bundle”.
So, as you can see above, I masked off Newton’s paws and facw so the clothes line would run under his paws. After I stamped the clothes line, I masked the entire image of Newton so I could do some ink blending on the background.
So, I decided to pick some mustard seed and orange marmalade to create a warm colored fall background. I blended the top and bottom of the bristol panel with the yellow and middle portion with the orange. After the ink blending, I spritzed some water on the panel to create this blotchy effect.
I then moved on to the Copic coloring. I then heat embossed in gold the words “Happy Fall” with a scripty font stamp set. I also used my stitched rectangle dies to create the layers for my card.
I used glitter paper for my matting of course. I try to use glitter paper as much as possible, lol. I cut out the sentiment from vellum and embellished the card with Kat’s “Autumn Harvest” sequins. I just love these cute hanging animals and I hope you did too. Thanks for stopping by and don’t forget to check out the supplies I used listed below. Happy Fall Ya’ll!
Hey guys, today is my first project as a design team member for Kat Scrappiness. We have all been hard at work getting things streamlined for our team because we are the first generation of DT members for Kat. The project I created features Kat Scrappiness exclusive “Stitched Christmas Tree” die and several mixes of their sequins. I have listed all the supplies I used below the process video. Don’t forget to subscribe to my YouTube Channel as well as Kat Scrappiness channel. Have a frightful day! -Mamie
Hi guys! I have a bit of news today. Some Odd Girl has asked me to be a member for the 2016-17 design team! I am so excited and thrilled to be a part of their awesome community as a DTM. So it goes without saying I will be posting many SOG projects this year. If you have never been to the shop, you must go soon. They have some of the most adorable images online in both physical and digital. You will not be disappointed. So without further ado, below is my first video project where I used the stamp set called “Little Loves”. I watercolored the image with my Zig Markers and layered the card with some pattern paper left in my stash. The paper is by American Crafts’, Pink Paisley and it’s titled “Hey Kid”. I also finished it with some wooden embellishments from my local hobby store. Join me and see how you can get a deep saturation of colors with watercolors. Also, don’t forget to hit the subscribe button on my YouTube channel, as this is how I know you like my videos. Wishing you a “little love” today, see you in the next video!
This week I created several cards featuring the August Simon Says Stamp card kit. It was really fun using a set that is not my usual “cutsie”image. I created several cards below and also a video tutorial on one of the card designs. Thanks for joining me and don’t forget to subscribe to my you tube channel and blog. Keep Shining Bright!
Here is our final part of the series. I have really enjoyed making this series, but I enjoyed all the comments and feedback even more. Thank you guys for watching the series and for all the great support. Also, let me know if you would like to see a series on another set. For this card I used my Gansai Tambi watercolors for some no-line coloring and I ink blended the background with my distress inks. Let me know if you have any questions and thank you all again. Don’t forget to subscribe if you would like to see more videos like these.
This is part 4 of the 5 part series featuring “Crazy Dogs”. For this part I am using my Derwent Inktense pencils which are a highly pigmented watercolor pencil. Watch the video to see how you can use these awesome pencils. Stay tuned for the last part of the series, and don’t forget to hit the subscribe button.