Tuesday, 5 April 2011

Pals Paper Arts #87 - Technique Challenge - Punches - Lacy Butterfly

Hi Friends,
Today's post is for the Pals Paper Arts challenge this week to use punches.  I decided to try some vellum flowers following a tutorial by Selma Stevenson ( Selma's Stamping Corner).  I love how they turned out, they make such a pretty card.
Stamps:  Afterthoughts
Card and Papers:  Pretty In Pink, Whisper White, Grant Archival Coloured Vellum
Ink:  Green Galore
Embellishments:  Pearls, Ribbon
Tools: Big Shot, Polka Dot EB Folder, Spellbinders Classic Circle Nestability, Lacey Circles Nestabilities, Martha Stewart Garden Trellis Border Punch, Monarch Butterfly Punch, Hydrangea Punches (3 different size petals), Branch Punch, Dry Embossing Tools, Tombow Multi Glue, Dimensionals, Jewel Picker
Thanks for stopping by today.  Happy Stamping!
Cat's Ink Siggy

Just Add Ink #62 - Just Add a Box or Bag - Perfect Plum Cornflower Box

Hello Friends,
Today's post is for the Just Add Ink challenge this week.  I used a template from Adela Rossol (Creations by AR) for the box and a tutorial by Selma Stevenson (Selma's Stamping Corner) for the Cornflowers.  I am really pleased with the end result.

Card: Perfect Plum, Whisper White, Old Olive, Basic Black
Ink:  Perfect Plum
Embellishments: Pearls, Certainly Celery 3/8" Ribbon
Tools: Big Shot, Vintage Wallpaper, Fiskars Cutter and Embossing Tool, Ruler, Dry Embossing Tools, Scissors, Martha Stewart Frond Punch, Cornflower Punch, Carl Craft Sun Punch, Spellbinders Doodle Parts Die, Sponge Dauber, Tombow Multi Purpose Glue, Martha Stewart Monarch Butterfly
Thanks' for visiting, let me know if you like it. Until next time...
Cat's Ink Siggy