Tips & Tricks Thursday – Faux Tearing!

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Hi everyone! It’s Brenda here with today’s Tips & Tricks Thursday! The technique I’m going to show you today is faux torn paper. This technique is perfect for those one layer cards because it adds no bulk. Ready? Here we go! Here’s what you’ll need: A stamp- preferably one with a fairly solid image. I’m using the butterflies from Cancer …

Tips & Tricks Thursday – Masking

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Hello this is Gladys here today with my very first Tips & Tricks Thursday! Masking 101! Here is what you need for supplies : white cardstock, heart shape die cut shape (or any shape), stamps using cancer shmancer, ink and distress ink and sponge Next place your die-cut shape in the middle on your cardstock as shown: Then start your …

Tips & Tricks Thursday – Holiday Gift Idea!

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Hello! It’s Amy with today’s Tips & Tricks edition! I’ve been on a huge giftie kick…today I’m going to show you a Cocoa folder: The beauty of this project is that it is truly alterable to whatever you might gift…tea bags, chocolate bars…you name it! I give myself anywhere between 1/2 and 1 inch space all around the giftie..The cocoa …

Tips and Tricks Thursday – Paper Piecing

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Paper piecing is really a simple procedure. I started my project with white cardstock, two different pieces of designer paper to piece with, ink, stamps and my cutter bee scissors. I started by stamping my chosen image three times today. Once on the cardstock, once on the pink designer paper and once, a small section, on the yellow gingham. Then …

Background Shimmer Tutorial with Timeless Textures!

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Good morning! Wendy here with a fun, easy tutorial using Timeless Texture’s background stamps by Skipping Stones Design . This tutorial is called Background Shimmer. The supplies that I have used are black cardstock, Perfect Pearls, a soft bristle paintbrush, white pigment ink and a background stamp. Ink your background stamp with white pigment ink and stamp the black card …

Tips & Tricks Thursday – Wine Charms!

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Hi everyone! I’m so excited to share the first Skipping Stones Design Tips and Tricks Thursday post with you! Each Thursday our DT Members will be sharing a fun tip, trick, technique, or tutorial post featuring SSD stamps! Today I’m going to show you how to take the martini glass from Chic Martini to make your own Wine Glass Charms, …