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Using Stamps & Mask / Stencils To Create A Water Coloured Affect With Zig Clean Colour Markers.

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Using Stamps &  Mask / Stencils To Create A Water Coloured Affect With Zig Clean Colour Markers.

 Hello Crafty Friends, Moving on from my Christmas projects, I been noticing a new tread of stencil and masks. I thought I try one from Altenew .  Products Altenew Eucalyptus Jar Stamp https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/altenew/products/eucalyptus-jar-stamp-set Altenew Eucalyptus Jar Mask https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/altenew/products/eucalyptus-jar-mask-stencil Zig Clean Colour Markers  (mid green, olive green,light blue,cobalt blue, and blue grey) Memento Ink Pad in Pistachio Versamark Ink Pad White Embossing Powder Distress Oxide Ink Pad ( crushed olive) Gansai Tambi  Starry Nights (red gold) Nuvo Drops (copper penny)   Method Stamp and emboss in white embossing powder. and using the zig pens to water colour your image. Then stamp...

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Adapting Your Background Stamps, to create a simple but effective aperture card to your design. (Featuring Concord and 9th, Stamps, and Inks).

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Adapting Your Background Stamps, to create a simple but effective aperture card to your design. (Featuring Concord and 9th, Stamps, and Inks).

Hi There Crafty Friends, I hope you are all well. This week I wanted to create an aperture card but not as we are used to. So here's what I came up with.    This gives a simple but effective look to your cards.   Products Rooting For You Stamp Set ( Concord and 9th) https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/products/rooting-for-you-concord?_pos=1&_sid=bdf2f4509&_ss=r Candy Stripe Background Stamp (Concord and 9th) https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/products/candy-stripe-background-stamp-6x6? _pos=1&_sid=50aac34ee&_ss=r Brushed Stripe Background (Concord and 9th) https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/concord-9th/products/brushed-stripe-background Also Used MFT Diagonal Strips Background Stamp Masking Magic by Gina K https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/products/gina-k-masking-sheets?_pos=4&_sid=af21c1bf7&_ss=r&variant=21163393876050 Concord and 9th Ink pads In Midnight, Parsley and Grapefruit. https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/ink-pads/products/ink-pad-midnight https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/ink-pads/products/ink-pad-parsley https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/ink-pads/products/ink-pad-grapefruit Circle Die...

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Adding Monochromatic Pencil Highlights - PinkFresh Studio Merry Little Christmas

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Adding Monochromatic Pencil Highlights - PinkFresh Studio Merry Little Christmas

Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. I've really got into my Christmas cards now, and my stash of cards is growing ready for when I need to send them out. With my cards, I'm trying to make a range of styles so I have plenty of different cards to send out. So today I'm showing you how adding monochromatic pencil highlights can really and depth to your stamping and heat embossing, creating a simple yet stunning Christmas card. So let's get started! Written and photos Adding Monochromatic Pencil Highlights:  Position a piece of Hero...

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Great Background Stamps, Create Versatile Canvas On Your Work Creating A Theme Using Different Coloured Ink.

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Great Background Stamps, Create Versatile Canvas On Your Work Creating A Theme Using Different Coloured Ink.

 Hi There, Crafty Friends. Changing the colour of your background can build a different theme. Rainbow bright colours are more summery. Browns, golds, orange and red's create an autumn feel. Pastels create a spring feel. So one background stamp becomes more valuable in your stash.  I love creating different colour combinations.  This background has a autumn feel that is added to by using embellishments. In this case its the skeleton leaves. I love this Concord and 9th brushed background as there are other elements for a totally different design idea. Its like a buy one get one free.   PRODUCTS...

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Little Stamp Sets, Deserve A Place in your Stash!

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Little Stamp Sets, Deserve A Place in your Stash!

Good Morning Crafty Friends, I do hope your all keep well. Today I have a blog post showing how to get a the most out of smaller stamp sets. We tend to disregard them, thinking we are better off getting larger sets.  Think again my crafty friends. Here are just three of the techniques using them.      1) Background Stamping a pattern background.  2) Focus Using them to create a focal point.  3) Repetitive  use them more than just once repeating many times.    Products Friendly Hello Stamp Set by Concord & 9th https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/concord-9th/products/friendly-hello Gina K Inks Wild Dandelion,...

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