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Bumbleberry Blog — Thank you

Classic style with a pop of colour

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Classic style with a pop of colour

  Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. Sometimes the most simple of cards is the best. However, no matter what occasion your crafting for you can easily step up a Classic style with a pop of colour! This card features the beautiful the Altenew Tall Foliage stamp set, which does suit a slimline style card, but you can easily use the stamps on a smaller size card. So let's get started! Written and photos Classic style with a pop of colour:  To create a pop of colour, first we need to create a monochromatic...

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Simple colouring with cardstock - Altenew Charming Doodles stamp & die set

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Simple colouring with cardstock - Altenew Charming Doodles stamp & die set

Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. We all love to colour our stamped images in, whether that's with ink, pens, pencils or paints. But what about keeping it simple with coloured cardstock. This allows you to play with bold colouring to allow your design to pop and allows you to make many in one go as it is that simple! Written and photos Simple colouring with cardstock:  To start off, stamp a variety of the flowers in embossing ink onto Peony and Azalea Hero Hues Cardstock. Cover these with gold embossing powder and...

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Pencil colouring on dark cardstock - PinkFresh Studios Full Bloom

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Pencil colouring on dark cardstock - PinkFresh Studios Full Bloom

Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. I'm really loving using coloured cardstock panels, particularily the darker the better. But I also love to colour as well, so today I'm sharing my tips on pencil colouring on dark card. And as soon as I saw this beautiful floral stamp from PinkFresh Studios, I thought it would be perfect for just this technique! The floral arrangement allows the card to pop through against those softer colours really making the design stand out.  Written and photos Pencil colouring on dark cardstock:  To start off, trim a...

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Quick and easy geometric thank you card - Concord & 9th

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Quick and easy geometric thank you card - Concord & 9th

Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. No doubt we will want to spend a lot of thank you cards in the coming future to all those who are out there continuing to work due to their responsibility to the health of our society or to maintain the functioning of our society. So, I have a quick and easy Geometric thanks card that is easy to change up with different colours for added variety.  Written and photos Quick and easy geometric thank you card:  To start off, die-cut the hexagon die from the Concord...

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Spring greens with Mama Elephant - Wild Meadow

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Spring greens with Mama Elephant - Wild Meadow

  Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. Today I have a lovely spring monochromatic card that's lovely and bright and would put a smile on anyone's face if they received this thank you. This card is coloured using watercolour makers, however, any watercolour medium or colouring medium, in fact, would work, so explore and experiment with the colouring mediums you have. The Wild Meadow stamp set by Mama Elephant has two gorgeous leafy/floral borders perfect for many different occasions. To highlight the delicate outlines of the leaves I also embossed it in Silver to add...

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