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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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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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Sometimes a whole 6" x 6" card base can be over whelming , so why not scale down your card.

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Sometimes a whole 6" x 6" card base can be over whelming , so why not scale down your card.

Hi There, Crafty Friends,  Apologies for my absence  last week, we had a slight family emergency with my daughter. But she is on the road to recovery now so I'm back today.  Sometimes its dauting to decide now to fill your card, with a design. So if this is the case I tend to sc ale things down. Let Me Show You! I fell in love with this little fox image from My Favorite Things.   Products My Favorite Things Lets Curl Up Stamps https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/my-favorite-things/products/lets-curl-up  Gina K Wreath Builder Template 3 3/4  https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/gina-k-designs/products/wreath-builder-template?variant=12866604826706  Kraft Card 4 x 4" Water Colouring...

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You make the world a better place! Using Concord and 9th Products.

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You make the world a better place! Using Concord and 9th Products.

 Well Hello, I hope your all well, Todays blog enjoys a firm favourite of mine, embossing! This was the one product that drew me into card making all those years ago. It never gets old.   Products   Globe Greeting Stamp Set - Concord and 9th https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/concord-9th/products/globe-greetings Sea Glass Cardstock - Concord and 9th https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/concord-9th/products/cardstock-sea-glass Sea Glass, Dove, and Ballet Slipper Ink Pads - Concord and 9th https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/collections/concord-9th/ink-pads Copper Embossing Powder - WOW Embossing Inkpad - WOW Copper Envelope Gina K https://www.bumbleberrys.co.uk/products/envelopes-10pk-copper-metallic?_pos=1 C6 Card Blank Method   Firstly I stamp the globes stand in embossing ink, and embossed it in...

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