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Fresh Clean and Simple, My Preferred Style ( Even If I Don't always Achieve It) Working With Concord and 9th Products.

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Fresh Clean and Simple, My Preferred Style ( Even If I Don't always Achieve It) Working With Concord and 9th Products.

 Well Hello and Welcome, Being Half Term this week means I get a little more of my day to myself, So for me its spent heading to the craft room with coffee in hand. On the week of  Wednesday, the 12th May, I touched on how to find your own style by rating your work, making piles of your favourites. That way you could see what you really love and aim more for that have the same look. If not you could try Pinterest, this is where I keep pins in order of my favourites, great for inspiring you, I also find and...

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Are You A Clean & Simple Card Maker (Less Is More)

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Are You A Clean & Simple Card Maker (Less Is More)

 Well Hello,  I often ask myself this question, the answer though isn't always the same. I gravitate to the idea of clean and simple, less is more but this can prove tricky. So over the last few weeks, I've looked at all my cards and placed them in different piles. Good and  Not so Good.( what is pleasing to the eye to me) This has helped me work out what my style is. Today's card is as clean and simple, as I feel comfortable with. So card makers go further, to achieve this look. Some like busy cards, our style...

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No Coloured Cardstock, No Problem! Using You white Cardstock Gives A Stunning Look.

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No Coloured Cardstock, No Problem! Using You white Cardstock Gives A Stunning Look.

 Well Hello There, Sometimes we think we have to every coloured card stock under the rainbow, but today i want to show you a beautiful technique which blows that out of the park. I have simply used Neenah Cardstock 110lb to create the die cuts and a blending brush and my inkpads. I love the soft look it adds to a design. Products Eclectic Garden Stamps ( Concord & 9th) https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/products/eclectic-garden-4x8-stamp-set-concord Eclectic Garden Dies (Concord & 9th) https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/products/eclectic-garden-dies-concord Infinity Circle Die (Hero Arts) https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/products/nesting-circle-infinity-dies?_pos=15&_sid=979a34ebc&_ss=r Neenah 110lb Cardstock https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/neenah Glue (Gina K) https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/gina-k-designs/products/connect-glue? variant=12454143852626 Embossing Pad (WoW) White Embossing Powder (WoW) Inkpads...

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Another Look At Water Colouring With Distress Ink, Changing Your Sub Straights...….. What Happens ?

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Another Look At Water Colouring With Distress Ink, Changing Your Sub Straights...….. What Happens ?

Good Morning / Afternoon or Maybe Evening. Welcome A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog on using your Distress Inks to water colour with, and how easy the result were. I fell in love with the technique and have many more examples planned. I decided to change my water paper as Bristol (Strathmore) can work out expensive and many of you including me have far more standard water colour paper. I didn't expect any real difference, but I was very wrong! Here's both card projects. The top is on standard water colour paper smooth side and the bottom Bristol Smooth. When working on...

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Creating Three Cute Little Children's Cards With Petite Pal's (Concord & 9th) Using A Colour Combi Of Red, White and Blue.

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Creating Three Cute Little Children's Cards With Petite Pal's (Concord & 9th) Using A Colour Combi Of Red, White and Blue.

 Well Hello,  Today's blogpost is all about creating some cute little note card's for the younger members of the family.  Using a mixture of brands. Products Petite Pal's Stamp Set (Concord & 9th) https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/concord-9th/products/petite-pals-stamp-set Petite Pal's Cordinating Dies (Concord & 9th) https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/concord-9th/products/petite-pals-dies  Candyland Paper Pack ( MFT) Blue Raspberry Cardstock (Gina K) Neenah 80lb Alcohol Pen's Jelly Roll Pen in White Various Enamel Dots Amalgam Ink Pad ( Gina K ) Card Blank's   Method Stamp out your images in Amalgam ink, on to alcohol friendly card  stock.               Add in all the stamps,...

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