Our last Art Impressions launch before the holidays! The design team are sharing the two new Funny Farm and two new Work & Play sets that are now available in the Ai store. I have Holy Moley Set (Sku #4934) to show you:
This is a sweet set containing four mole images, a couple of accessories, and six sentiments! Thank goodness the packaging that comes with the sets is in full colour... cause I didn't exactly know how to colour a mole :o) He is pretty cute.
I decided some paper piecing was in order, so I stamped him on two different patterned papers from Lawn Fawn, cut the outfits apart and made two matching cards. I pulled out my button stash, added some thread and twine and there you have it.
Be sure to visit the Ai blog to see what the rest of the Design Team has to share. Happy stamping!
Another one... and not the last, either. I am playing along with the 2017 Winter Coffee Lover's Blog Hop with just one card today. This sentiment is from a Verve digi set from last year "My Cup to Yours":
Patterned papers are I Love Winter by Echo Park; Stamp set is Cup of Kindness by Verve; Snowflake die is Memory Box; Oval dies are MFT; Copic Markers
Day two of the 2017 Winter Coffee Lover's Blog Hop, and I have two more cards to share. The sentiments are from Verve's new digi set released a few weeks ago "Santa and Coffee". I really love "Bring on the Eggnog" and I actually had to look up Wassail to find out what it was!
I used some I love Winter paper from Echo Park, a YNS pine bough die and the cup image is from another Verve digi set: Cup of Kindness.
Yay, it's here again! The 2017 Winter Coffee Lover's Blog Hop starts this morning, over on the Coffee Loving Cardmaker's blog... with lots of wonderful prizes from an amazing list of sponsors. I have a bunch of coffee themed Christmas cards made and ready to go for the week, so here is the first group of three featuring digi sets from Verve:
Patterned paper is Fancy Pants; Digi stamps are from Verve (Cup of Kindness & My Cup to Yours); Dies are Your Next Stamp (pine bough), MFT (stitched shapes) La La Land Crafts (holly) and Memory Box (cup).
The Art Impressions Design Team are helping to launch the new Mouthfuls on the Ai blog today! There are five new stamp sets - each with cute elements that can be inserted in their mouth (or tummy as in my card today). You can mix and match what items you choose, and there are at least two sentiments in each set. Here is Kangaroo Mouthful Set (Sku #4947):
The set includes all the dies to cut out the small accessories and the little "Roo". There is also a die that you place over the kangaroo's pouch that will perfectly cut the slit to insert the present (it can be pulled out). Such a great, interactive card - the horn is inserted in his mouth, but sticks up, the present can be pulled out, and the sentiment and Roo are both attached with Pop dots. Our current challenge is Funny & Punny - so head over to the Ai blog to see what the rest of the team has created, and you can link up your creation while you're there. Happy stamping!
A few weeks ago, I shared a couple of Christmas cards that I made using the Art Impressions watercolour stamps. I was so happy with how the urn image turned out, that I immediately painted ten more just like it! I made six of them into some larger 6 1/2 x 5" cards with some Basic Grey papers that I've been hoarding for years... I made two of each:
Art Impressions stamp sets used are: WC Ornate Containers, WC Fir Trees and WC Branches - you can find them all on the Ai website here! I used my Marvy markers and a damp paintbrush to pull out the colour. I did a little ink distressing and added a few brown rhinestones to finish them off.