Handmade Cards with no Stamping
Hi there my crafty peeps! I’ve been MIA for the last week — tomorrow will be 5 weeks now that I have injured my back and it’s taking a toll on my crafting and sitting at the computer time. Which really is horrible because now I’ve completely fallen out of my normal routine. UGH!
Today, there’s a new release over at Simon Says Stamp called Rest and Refresh. When I hear those words I think of relaxing by the pool! I’ve used the new Buoys stencil with my Nuvo Moonstone Glimmer Paste after distressing with my Distress Oxide Inks, Tumbled Glass, Chipped Sapphire and Peacock Feathers. The blue glitter strips is actually scor-tape used with the Simon Says Stamp Blue Glitter embossing powder. I adding different size strips of scor-tape adding glitter to my cards. These are such great techniques to use on you Handmade Cards with no stamping.
I also used some Fun Foam to cut out my Summer die. This was from a previous Simon Says Stamp Release. Using the foam really gives the sentiment some dimension against the glimmer paste and I just love the white words against those rich blue distress oxide colors. Well, I hope you enjoyed my card on techniques for Handmade Cards with no Stamping.
Check out the other goodies in the new Simon Says Stamp Release, Rest and Refresh. Happy Shopping and Happy Crafting!
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Thank you for joining us at challenge Lemon Shortbread
What a great technique! I will definitely have to give this a try! You used some of my favorite distress ink colors and the oxides really make blending easy! Thanks for sharing the imaginative project with us at A Place to Start. We look forward to seeing more of your work!
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P.S. We have a “Stencil Me This” challenge at Shopping Our Stash, your project would be perfect!
This is so pretty!! I LOVE the Oxide blending and the way you used the Nuvo glitter paste!!
Beautiful card and great technique. Love the addition of the glimmer paste. Thanks so much for joining us at A Place to Start.
I really like the graphic feel of this card and the way you used the glitter paste! I’m going to have to dig that product out of my stash and give it a try! Beautiful work 🙂
DT – A Place To Start
Terrific summer ocean buoy card with a neat stenciling technique! Thanks for linking to APTS June challenge! Becca/DT
Thanks for playing along with us at Shopping Our Stash! Great use of your stencil and paste!
Lovely creation Mindy! Thank you for sharing with us over at The Creative Crafters. We hope to see you again.
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Ohh!! Love this awesome Summer card, you reminded me that using score tape sprinkled with glitter is a fabulous way to add sparkle to cards, thank you!!
Love the fresh colors of distress inks you used here, beautifully done!!!
Thank you for sharing with us at SHOPPING OUR STASH, hope you play again soon.
Love that you created your card with no stamping, and using a unique stencil to create your beautiful sparkly bouys with glitter. Thanks for sharing with us at Double Trouble and hope you come back create with “Critters” and/or future Double Trouble challenges.
Thanks for joining us at Double Trouble. Your background is beautiful and I love all the glitter. Hope you’re back to crafting soon…I always enjoy your designs.
Great stenciling and love all that glitter! Very pretty.
soooooooo amazingly lovely! that background is a showstopper! thanks for SHOPPING YOUR (stencil!) STASH with us this fortnight! ♥
This is just gorgeous. Love all the rich colors!! Hope you feel better soon!!
Wow, Mindy! Great card! This glitter technique is next on my list of new discoveries. Thank you for playing along at Double Trouble #30.
Such seemless blending and I love the modern stylish look to this… CAS make to the next level. Thankyou so much for sharing it with us at ‘a place to start’. Your work is always so inspiring. Tina Chianna DT
A great entry to our challenge at CWAA.
Thank you for joining in the fun.
Bożena DT CWAA