Hope you all had a good start to 2015 - i dure did. (We had a friend with us, played games (Carcassonne) and ate Raclette (is that a internationally known thing? I have no idea...). It was wonderful.
Well, I'll never be a fa of fireworks, I think they're useless and mean to all the poor creatures outside, but dispite that I really enjoyed the night.
I also made a video that I finished this morning - so I can finally share anotehr video with you. (I feel bad I am not able to make a video for each tuesday at the moment... boo!)
I created this male Valentine's card:
I had not made a watercolor card for quite a while now and thought they would make a nice background for the large chipboard letters. I badly wanted to use those ;)
Stamps: Create A Smile - Balance
Chipboards: Create A Smile - Alphabet
Die: Simon Says Stamp Circ e Border
Embossing Powder: Wow Clear Gloss ultra fine, Hero Arts white
- Using the blending tool with Versamark ink adds more options to partial heat-embossing.
- A regularly patterned washi tape makes it easy to mask off the edges correctly and even
- Add layers of watercolor to control the amount of color
- use your heat gut to move the watercolor on your paper
Hope you enjoyed the video - maybe I'll have another one on sunday.. I'll try ;)
Stay tunes and follow the Create A Smile Blog to see all the fun things coming up this year. The new release is coming up NEXT WEEK!.. Woohoo!
Simon Says stamp - anything goes
House of cards - Photo inspiration: