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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

The Card Concept Challenge #113- Spring Celebration

Hello my stampy friends!!!
I hope you have been having pretty spring weather!
We have, but tons of pollen, too!! Sneeze! Sneeze! Sneeze!

The Card Concept inspiration board
 is perfect for this time of year.
Spring Celebration!


I was inspired by the pretty flowers and the adorable bunny to create my shaker card.



The majority of my card was created using die cuts. However I did color the leaves and flowers of the frame with Copic Markers.


hope I have inspired you to join us here at 
 Each designer chooses a style of card to create.
All of the styles are explained HERE.


Please feel free to use any of these styles we have defined or create your own with a combination of styles. 

My card style today would be considered 

Classy & Elegant:

Polished
Shiny finish
Sparkling embellishments
Rich color scheme
Sophisticated sentiments
Regal
Sweeping
Dramatic
Monochromatic
Layered Testures
Awe & Impress

I hope everyone has a blessed Easter and Passover!

Thanks for stopping by!
Mackie

Stuff I used:
          Bunny (Spellbinders March Small Die of the Month Club)
Paper: Fog (SSS); white 110 lb (Recollections @ Michael's); Smokey Slate, Powder Pink (Stampin Up)Pink foil paper (Tim Holtz);
Other stuff:  acetate; sequins

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Paper Sweeties April 2019 Rewind Party!


Hello Sweeties!
It is REWIND DAY here at PAPER SWEETIES!
We will show you how easy it is to use the new release-HELLO with some of the older PAPER SWEETIES STAMPS and SWEET CUTS. 


This card features a bunny from the older HOPPY EASTER and the new Sweet Cut HELLO!


 I used lots of different pattern papers and paper pieced all of the images!
So much fun!


Please visit my very talented team mates to
 see more ideas for Mixing the NEW with the OLD!!


Monday, April 15, 2019

Paper Sweetied April 2019 RELEASE Party!

Hello Sweeties!
It is Release Day here at PAPER SWEETIES!!!


Here is our New Release:

HELLO



There will be so many projects you can create with this new stamp set and matching die! 
I am in love with the font of the HELLO!!!




I decorated a pretty wreath with the flowers in this stamp set. The wreath is from an older PAPER SWEETIES stamp set called HELLO SPRING.


Please visit my teammates to see what they have created with this wonderful new set!


Thanks for stopping by!!!
Mackie

Sunday, April 14, 2019

Paper Sweeties April 2019 Sneak Peeks!

Hello Sweetie fans!!!
It is time for the Sneak Peek of the newest Release here at 


I am loving these flowers and the font of Hello!


I just created a background of flowers with inks.
This new stamp set has a matching Sweet Cut-Hello!
I'm loving it!!!

Go see what my talented team mates have made!

Come back tomorrow for the BIG REVEAL!



Thanks for stopping by!
Mackie

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

The Card Concept Challenge #112-Cottage Florals


Hello stampy friends!
We have a new challenge starting today 
Just look at this beautiful inspiration board!
The flowers are gorgeous!


I was inspired by the pretty flowers and the rustic background to create my card!


I stamped the flowers and leaves onto Bristol white card stock with Black VersaFine ink, and then heat embossed them with clear embossing powder.



I colored my flowers with Zig Clean  Brush Markers and a water brush. I love the vibrant colors!


The style of my card would be considered

CLEAN & LAYERED
~Clean lines
~Lots of Layers
~Designer papers, embossing
~Embellishments/accents
~Clean & Fresh looking
~Some colored images
~White space

Create a card or project using any of the  styles we have defined or create your own with a combination of styles.
All of the styles are explained HERE.

Thanks for stopping by!
Mackie

Stuff I used:
Stamps: Mom (Simon Says Stamps)
Paper: Bristol White water color card stock
Dies: Mom (SSS)
          A2 Distressed Edges (Spellbinders)
         Rectangle Infinity (Hero Arts)
Black Versafine ink; Clear Embossing Powder; Zig Clean water markers; sequins