Fall Workshop 2017

Our Daily Bread “Mr & Mrs.” Wedding Card

                        Our Daily Bread Leaves & Branches
                        Our Daily Bread Mr & Mrs
                        Our Daily Bread Bitty Blossoms

                        Paper Cut White Metallic
                        Paper Cut Gray Metallic
                        Cougar White
                        Our Daily Bread Wedding Paper Pack

            Kaiser Craft Pearls
            Foam Tape

            2 Way Glue Chisel Pen


                        3 Gray flowers
                        3 white flowers
                        3 gray leaves
                        2 branch leaves
                        3 Mr & Mrs white
                        1 Mr & Mrs Gray
                        1 – 2 ¼” x 5“ Top Wedding Paper
                        1 – 1 ¼ “ x 5” bottom of Wedding paper
                        1 – 1” x 5” middle of wedding paper
1      – 2 1/2 “ x 5 1/4” Gray Metallic Paper
1      – 1 ½” x 5 1/4” Gray Metallic Paper
1 - 1 1/4” x 5 1/4” Gray Metallic Paper

1.     Die cut all pieces. 
2.     Fold card in half
3.     Mount Wedding paper onto the gray pieces they match
4.     Using foam tape pop up the middle gray/wedding paper
5.     Using foam tape pop up the gray oval, then attach the white oval on top of gray oval
6.     Take Glue pen and start gluing the Mr & Mrs white down and stack the other 2 white pieces on top of the first white piece, then add the gray Mr and Mrs on top of the white pieces to make layered look
7.     Then add the white flower on top of the gray flowers
8.     Attach the branches around the oval and put the flowers on top with leaves.
9.     Pearls in middle of flowers.

Rainbow Stenciled card

     Beautiful Inside by Altenew
     Everyday Sentiment Banners by Lawn Fawn
     Distress Oxide Inks: Candied Apple, Wild Honey & Peacock Feathers
     Black card stock
     Confetti card stock
     White card stock
     Stencil by Heidi Swapp
     Spray bottle
     Paper towels
     Ink blending tools
     Heat Tool
     White Embossing powder

     Confetti card base: 5 1/2”x 8 1/4”
     Black: 5 3/8” x 3 7/8” & die cut banner
     White: 5 1/4”x 3 3/4”

1.     Fold confetti card base in half. Stamp the greeting onto the black banner strip using Versamark ink and emboss with white embossing powder.
2.     Add Distress color using an ink blending tool in the following order from the right hand side. Candied Apple, then Wild Honey, and then Peacock Feathers. *Hint…apply red on 1/4, apply yellow on next 1/2, and blue over last half overlapping the yellow to create a green strip.
3.    Spray water liberally onto the stencil. Lay the stencil over the inked paper and then place a paper towel over that adding just a bit of pressure. Let sit for 2 minutes. Remove stencil and towel. Dry well and mount onto the black card stock mat.
4.    Add greeting banner about 1” from the bottom right hand edge of card front.

Concord & 9th Thanks Card

     Hello Lovely by Concord & 9th
     Espresso Truffle by Memento
     Distress: Broken China, Gathered, Mustard Seed, Peeled Paint, Rusty Hinge
     Palo Verde by Bazzill
     White embossing powder
     Multi medium matte
     Express-O Yourself Prills
     Foam tape
     Heat Tool

     Green card base: 8 1/2”x5 1/2”(4 1/4”x5 1/2” folded), 1 13/16”x 1/2”
     Blue mat: 4”x 5 1/4”
     White: 3 7/8”x 5 1/8”

1.     Fold green card base in half. Mount blue mat on top of the card base.
2.     Stamp floral image onto white card stock using Espresso Truffle ink.
3.    Add color to the stamped floral image using Distress inks.
4.    Add prills to the large flower center using multi medium matte. Allow to dry.
5.     Stamp THANKS onto the green strip using Versamark ink. Emboss using white embossing powder. Add foam tape to the back of green strip and mount flush with the right hand side about 1 1/2” from bottom of white card stock piece.
6.    Tie the twine around the white stamped card stock piece and tie a bow near the greeting.
7.     Mount the stamped white card stock piece onto the blue mat attached to the card base.

Center Step Card

     Best Buds by Altenew * greeting, “Your friendship means everything to me”
     Tall Pine by Memory Box
     Archival Hickory Smoke
     Cream center step card by The Paper Cut
     Vintage Christmas #4 patterned paper by Authentique
     Cream card stock
     Hillary card stock by Bazzill
     Foam tape
     Red berry gloss Nuevo Crystal drops

     Patterned paper 1- 4 3/8” x 2 1/8” & 2- 7/8” x 4 3/8”
     Die cut trees 1- green & 1- cream

1. Stamp greeting on the bottom center front of the center step card base using Hickory
    Smoke ink. *Hint…I used the Misti and stamped the greeting 2 or 3 times to get desired look
2. Fold the center step card on the fold lines following the guide on the packaging.
3. Add patterned papers onto the card front.
4. Adhere the green tree on top of the cream tree, slightly offset. Mount tree onto center panel
    of the card front using foam tape.
5. Randomly add red drops as an accent on the strips to the left and right of the trees.

Penny Black Autumn Hello Card

      Hello Autumn by Penny Black
      Pinpoint Single Frame by Memory Box
      Double Pierced Squares by Avery Elle
      Memento Tuxedo Black
      Solar White card stock
      Raspberry card stock
      Prisma color pencils: blender, aquamarine, peach, yellow ochre, sienna brown, lime peel &
      crimson red

      White card stock: 4 1/2”x 11”
      Raspberry card stock: 1 5/8”x 1 5/8”
      White pierced square (cut with die)

1.     Fold the white card base in half and stamp the little girl on the front center using black ink. *Hint…I cut the leaf apart from the image so that I could stamp it multiple times over the front of the card.
2.     Color image using Prisma color pencils. Go over colored image with the blender pencil. This helps make the coloring blend nicely.
3.    Stamp the greeting on the bottom center of the pierced white square using black ink. Also stamp a leaf above the greeting and color.
4.    Center the frame die over the little girl image and cut out.
5.     Add foam tape behind the image and place back into the rectangle opening. Close the card front and this will make for perfect placement of the center cut out rectangle.
6.    Mount blue card stock behind the greeting square. Add foam tape and mount in the lower left corner. * Hint…make sure you don't put foam tape where it overlaps the stamped image.

Art Impressions “Nativity

Stamp:  Art Impressions “Nativity”
                Taylored Expressions “Twinkle, Twinkle”

Paper:  Watercolor cut 5.25 x 11

            Versafine Onyx Black
            Distress Stains:  Vintage Photo, Antique Linen, Broken China, Fossilized Amber
            Distress Ink:  Stormy Skys
            Versamark Embossing

            Watercolor Brush
            Craft Mat (optional)
            Die Cut Machine
            Bone folder (optional)
            Masking paper
            Clear embossing powder


1.     Score the paper in thirds (approx. 3 5/8ths).  With  finger or bone folder press the fold lines firmly
2.     Center, ink and stamp the large image on the first panel (left outside).  (Image with Donkey)  Cut out the opening with the matching die.
3.     Fold over the right side and lightly trace the opening  in order to position the  lamb stamp  Cut out the opening and trace the opening onto the center panel.  This is the smallest image that will be stamped. (Baby).
4.     Be sure to erase all pencils lines and color the images.
Vintage Photo:  Donkey feet, fence, stable, manger, sheep noses and ears
Antique linen:  Animals, baby skin
Fossilzied Amber:  all areas that are straw
Broken China:  pillow and blanket
5.     Stamp the sentiment on the lower right front.
6.     Mask of the front image and stamp the Twinkle Twinkle background with clear emboss.  Heat set and distress with Stormy Sky

Lustrous Flower Card

Penny Black Lustrous 40-545
Penny Black Happy Wishes 30-419
Ranger Distress Spray Stain – Fossilized Amber
Ranger Distress Inks: Rusty Hinge, Ripe Persimmon, Vintage Photo, Ground Espresso
Royal Fiber Birch Cardstock – cut 4½ x 6½ʺ
Royal Sunflower Cardstock – cut 5 x 7ʺ
Taylored Expressions Chocolate Truffle Cardstock – cut 4 x 6⅝ʺ
Tools: Mister, Paint brush or water brush, Heat Gun

1. Place paper mask (opening 3 x 5ʺ) over light cardstock.  Mist with diluted stain (½ stain + ½ water).  Remove mask.  Dry with heat gun
2. Ink PB Lustrous stamp with Rusty Hinge. Dab Vintage Photo ink along stem, edges of leaves and tips of buds.  Stamp on background. 
3. Press Ripe Persimmon ink pad onto craft mat or tile.  With wet paint brush, pick up ink and apply to flowers, berries and buds.  Use wet paint brush (no ink) to blend ink on leaves.
4. Stamp verse with Ground Espresso ink.
5. Fasten to brown mat
6. Fasten to gold card

Stampers Anonymous Halftone and Rings

            Stampers Anonymous Halftone and Rings
            Hero Arts Birthday Set
            Avery Elle “Happy”

            White 4.25 x 11 for top fold.  Score at 5.5
            White 4 x 5.5
            Strip of white to cut the Happy die
            2 Black ½ inch-1” x 5.5

            Distress Oxide “Black Soot”
            Versamark embossing

            Heat embossing tool
            Tweezers (optional)
            Embossing duster

Embossing Powder:
            Ranger-Yellow, Lime Green, Orange and Red
            White embossing powder

1.     Apply the black strips to each side of the card base.
2.     Ink with black soot the Halftone stamp and stamp the 4 x 5.5 paper.  Add this to the card base.
3.     Cut the Happy out of white.  Apply the Versamark embossing ink over the whole word.
4.     Using the embossing powders add color to each letter.  Remember to tap off the excess before adding the next color.  When all four colors have been applied heat set it.  Laying the word happy once the embossing powder has been added on scrap paper helps hold the letters in place when heat setting the powder.  Add the Happy to the card base.
5.     White emboss the word Birthday on the black strip and attach to the card place

 Spellbinder Interwined

Die:  Spellbinder Intertwined
Stamp:  Altenew Beautiful Inside Stamp Set
Stencil:  Tim Holtz Mini’s #30

            Royal Base for base.  Cut 9 x 6.5.  Score at 4.5.  Card when folded is 4.5 x 6.5.
                  Cut a piece 2 5/8 by 4 7/8  Cut a piece 2 x 3 to die cut for the sentiment.
Bronze Stardream. Cut 4.5 x 6.5   Cut a  piece  2.5 x 4.75
Copper Stardream. Cut 4.5 x 6.5
            Foil.  Cut a piece 3 x 6

            Deco Transfer gel
            Deco Foil
            Pallet knife (optional is to use a sponge dauber)

            Memento Rich Cocoa (alternate ink:  Espresso Truffle)


1.      Fold the card base and mount the Bronze (brown) paper on it
2.     Begin heating the laminator and set it on .5mil
3.     Using the Spellbinder die cut the Copper paper and add to the card base
4.     Add the Royal Base 2 5/8 by 4 7/8 to the center of the die cut
5.     Lightly apply transfer gel to the Bronze 2.5 x 4.5 using and allow to dry to clear or tacky to the touch.   This may take 10-15 minutes ( can lightly blow dry it to speed it up towards the end)
6.      Lay the Deco Foil over the transfer gel and place inside a paper or sleeve and run through the laminator.
7.     Apply the Deco Foil paper to the Royal Base in the center of the card.
8.     Using the small die from the set cut our of the Royal Base and stamp with the sentiment in Rich Cocoa.

Our Daily Bread “Sympathy” Card

                        Our Daily Bread Vintage & Flourish Pattern
                        Our Daily Bread With Sympathy
                        Our Daily Bread Bitty Blossoms

                        Classic Crest Saw Grass (cream)
                        Photo Play Wildflowers
                        Photo Play Lakeside
            Kaiser Craft Pearls

            2 Way Glue Chisel Pen

            Ink: Versafine Black


                        3 Red flowers
                        1 Saw Grass flowers
                        4 green leaves (2 small, 2 larger)
                        1 green center die
                        1 saw grass smaller center die
                        1 large background die
                        1 large green background same size as die
                        Base in saw grass (cream)
                        1 Red Sympathy
                        2 Saw Grass Sympathy

1.     Die cut all pieces. 
2.     Fold card in half
3.     Mount Green background under the large red Vintage Die paper
4.     Using tape adhere to base card
5.     Using tape adhere the center green and center Saw Grass (small) middle
6.     Take Glue pen and start gluing the Sympathy Saw Grass (cream) down and stack the other 1 Saw Grass Sympathy piece top of the first Saw Grass piece, then add the Red Sympathy on top of the Saw Grass pieces to make layered look
7.     Then add the Red flowers around and attached the Saw Grass flower on top of a red flower in the corner.  Attach the leaves around the flowers.
8.     Pearls in middle of flowers.

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