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Alternative way to colour skies - Hero Arts Rolling Hills/Cozy Town

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Alternative way to colour skies - Hero Arts Rolling Hills/Cozy Town

Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. Skies are often a feature of many cards, but definitely at Christmas when you're creating winter scene. But you may struggle to colour them, or perhaps you're bored with how you normal colour them. Well, today I'm showing 3 alternative ways to colour a sky rather than using markers or paints! For this card, I've used the Hero Arts Rolling Hills die, and although this has come out in a holiday release, I can see it being used all year round - just change up the scene! Written...

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Switching your stamps up to create Christmas cards

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Switching your stamps up to create Christmas cards

  Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. One way to get more from your stamps is to use them for different occasions. I want to show you how switching your stamps up you can easily create new and different Christmas cards. This card used the Hero Arts Eucalyptus Bold Print stamp for the background, but pair it with a Christmas colour scheme and you can trick the brain. So let's get started!! Written and photos Switching your stamps up to create Christmas cards card:  First off all, place a piece of pale green...

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Easy Modern Christmas card with PinkFresh Studio

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Easy Modern Christmas card with PinkFresh Studio

Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. Sometimes Christmas cards need to be easy to make sure you have enough time make plenty to send out! So an easy modern Christmas card like this is great for bulk making. I used some simple supplies - just a few dies and paired it with a simple colour scheme that has contrast to add a pop to the card. Keeping it simple allows the modern contemporary style to come through and with this colour scheme, it still shouts Christmas. I mean, Santa called and he wants his...

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Are You Finding Turnabouts Hard To Stamp? Here's A Simple Way, to Use Them!

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Are You Finding Turnabouts Hard To Stamp? Here's A Simple Way, to Use Them!

 Hello Crafty Friends, I here from a lot of people they love the final result of the turnabout stamps from Concord and 9th. But they find it daunting to use them. Changing colours and rotating to achieve the pattern. Well I come up with a solution were you cant go wrong. Let me Explain.    By staying with a Monochrome design, then adding the colour to the images at the end. Even if you forget to turn the jig, to line up the next step you will not have to abandon ship. As your stamping in black on all 4...

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Creating custom cards with alphabet dies - PinkFresh Studio Lea's Ornate Lowercase dies

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Creating custom cards with alphabet dies - PinkFresh Studio Lea's Ornate Lowercase dies

Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. When I was setting out to make a birthday card, I wanted to customise it for my niece and what better way than creating custom cards with alphabet dies! The beautiful Lea's Ornate lowercase alphabets die from PinkFresh Studios caught my eye and knew these would be great for creating whimsy custom cards. I paired it with an ombre pink colour scheme to create a fun bold modern birthday card.  Written and photos Creating custom cards with alphabet dies:  To start off, place a piece of white card...

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