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stencil stamping

this is a simple way to add a little more texture to inked stencils. i used kraft cs, but this would also work on white or other light colours – just choose your ink colours accordingly! because i wasn’t going to be inking from an edge, i cut the corners and edges off a foam …

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another CCCC # 25 & # 27

this is not this week’s post! this is last week’s post! it’s been one of Those Kind Of Weeks – so i’m sorry it’s so late! i do, however, have a double up for you – a pair of window cards using vellum and copic markers. for the first card, i’m also going to give …

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CCCC #22

wow! we’re already nearly halfway to Christmas! this week’s card is quite simple, but is a bit messy, and is probably not one you’ll want to mass produce. i knew i wanted to start with a bakers’ twine wreath, so i used dimensional magic to form it into a circle. on my non-stick mat, i …

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CCCC #16

welcome to another installment of the chooks’ christmas card challenge – this is already episode 16! another simple card for you today – i started with a chipboard start that i’d coloured green, but i wanted to add some sparkle. i used dimensional magic to cover the star (you could use hot set powder) and …

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cccc #13

welcome back to another week of cccc – sadly a day laste, but wow! week 13 already? this week, i started off with a small square card base made out of kraft cs – i also had a small paper doily that i wanted to use. i decided to use some glimmermist on the base …

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here we are again – time for another christmas card to add to your collection. once again, i’ve used scraps to make a quick and simple card.   to start with, i chose the colours i wanted to use – a kraft base and some green pps. i used a deep edger punch from marth …

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cccc #7

sorry this is up later than usual – but welcome back for christmas card #7! this week, i made a card to showcase a background stamp, using heat embossing and inking. (for full disclosure, i bought the particular stamp i used after i saw a card by jennifer mcguire) if you don’t have the suppies …

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surely we can’t be up to week four already? well, here’s a new card, anyway. this one is ultra simple, easy to mass produce (particularly if you changed the sentiment to a stamp), and quick, quick, quick!   first, i picked out a few papers from my scraps that i liked the look of – …

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Chooks’ Christmas Card Challenge #1

Welcome to the first installment of the new challenge for 2012 – each week we will be uploading a step-by-step Christmas card for you to follow along with. What’s the incentive? A full box of Christmas cards come December! …And there may be the occasional perk along the way, too. We hope you’ll join in! …

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