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Slimline shaker Halloween card

Well this card took a lot more effort than I had anticipated!! I started making this card in September as one of my #SophiasSlimlineSeptemberSeries but it has taken me until NOW to complete it!! I thought this would be 'so simple', but it caused me a few little headaches... I wanted to do a slimline… Continue reading Slimline shaker Halloween card

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Autumnal slimline card

I'm not thrilled about how this card turned out... I had the concept in my head of "autumnal, monochromatic with a hint of gold and textured", then it didn't work out quite right... I used my Creative Expressions 'Finishing Touches - Autumn Leaf Trio' dies to cut out whole leaves and the vein shapes from… Continue reading Autumnal slimline card

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Slimline bridge card

I'm so happy with the way this card turned out! Jennifer McGuire has made several bridge cards lately and I wanted to give a bridge card a go, but because I'm trying to make as many slimline cards as possible this month I decided to combine the bridge card concept with a slimline card size.… Continue reading Slimline bridge card

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Slimline underwater scene card featuring Mama Elephant ‘Marine Friends’ stamp set

I'm really proud of this card, it turned out exactly as I'd hoped! This is the first of my #SophiasSlimlineSeptemberSeries cards. I stamped several of the dolphins from the Mama Elephant 'Marine Friends' in Memento Tuxedo Black ink and coloured them using my Spectrum Noir alcohol pens. I picked two and die cut them out,… Continue reading Slimline underwater scene card featuring Mama Elephant ‘Marine Friends’ stamp set

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Using the Lawn Fawn reveal wheel camera dies

The second I saw this die set I HAD to have it, I immediately had this card idea in my head! My friend went on safari for her honeymoon and took amazing photos so I wanted to create a 'safari' card for her. For the safari, what better stamp set than Lawn Fawn 'Critters on… Continue reading Using the Lawn Fawn reveal wheel camera dies

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Distress Speckled Egg haul and card

I'm so excited! I ordered the Tim Holtz Distress bundle for the brand new colour 'Speckled Egg' and it's arrived!! I didn't have any Distress Oxides or Distress Oxide sprays before I ordered this bundle, so I decided to order the Peacock Feathers and Shaded Lilac Distress Oxide sprays as well so I could have… Continue reading Distress Speckled Egg haul and card