Alcohol ink resist technique with Wendy!

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Hi everyone! Wendy here and today I’m going to show you how to create ornaments using alcohol ink resist. supplies used: Skipping Stones Design stamps (BRRthday, Sentiment Frames) ClearScraps acrylic (Mini Star Keychain), Ranger Alcohol Ink (Sream), Ranger Archival Ink, Glossy Accents, glitter Remove the protective covering off one side of the Clear Scraps acrylic star. Using a blending tool, …

Fabulous Flower Technique with Tesa

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Tesa here to share a fun and easy flower tutorial using Embossing resist technique. The thing with this flower is that you need a paper with patterns on both sides that coordinates. I prefer to use one sided patterned paper and make the coordinated colors and patterns using my stamps and inks. In this case I wanted a grey and …

Quick and Stylish Gift Bags with Glenda

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Have you ever needed a last minute gift bag and don’t really want to go out and buy one?¬† I know I have.¬† I’m going to show you today how you can whip up a gift bag with two 8.5″x11″ pieces of card stock and just a few other items.¬† I’ve used the Cheers stamp set for my decorative elements. …

Simple Steps to Shabby Chic with Rochelle!

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Hello everyone! ¬†Rochelle here. ¬†I want to share one of my favorite tips for creating a shabby chic card. ¬†There are four things that I use to create a quick shabby chic look. ¬†A pair of craft scissors, a good background stamp and two different colors of distress ink – one light and one dark. ¬† The first thing you …

Mixing and Masking with Megan

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Hello! Megan here with a quick tip for combining your stamp sets. I love combining my sets in different ways to create unique looks. One of my new found favorite techniques is masking. At first it can seem intimidating, but a few tips can really help out! I wanted to add some texture to these shoes from the Sassy Shoes …

Ink Tips with Katie!

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Good morning! Katie Gehring here with a quick ink tip. ¬†There are tons of ink available for stampers- from solvent to pigment to dye to chalk and those new hybrids…. ¬†Every ink has it’s applications that it is best suited for. Last week, I created a card using Cheers which featured stamping green olives on light aqua cardstock. Although I …

Spray Ink Tips with Cyndi!

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Good morning!  This is Cyndi and today I want to share with you some fun ways to use my favorite  ink sprays and a few other  techniques with your Skipping Stones Design sets.  For my tag today I used SSD sets Grunge 1 , Grunge 2, and Garden Stamp Kisses. First I started by spraying water and then Dylusions ink …