Paper and Ink Imaginings

just playing with paper and ink


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Adorable No Stamp Halloween Note Cards

I have two cutie patooties next door, and I thought I would make little cards to put in their Trick or Treat bags this year.

No stamping involved, paper is from the Doodlebug Design Boos & Brews pad that I have been working my way through for the last 2 or 3 years.

Supplies:  Paper – Doodlebug Designs Boos & Brews, Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Basic Black, Pumpkin Pie, Taylored Expression Cookie Monster, organdy ribbon – ClearBags, twine – Stampin’ Up!

 

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Hello Pumpkin Spice Card

Another morning card! (note to self:  turn off the morning TV and craft!)

Confession:  I have never had a pumpkin spice latte.

Supplies: Stamps – Hero Arts, Right at Home, paper – Doodlebug Designs Boos & Brews, Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Crumb Cake, Pumpkin Pie, inks – VersaFine Vintage Sepia, VersaMark, dies – Hero Arts (whipped cream, cup), My Favorite Things (stitched rounded rectangle), corner punch – Stampin’ Up!, embossing powders – Stampendous Detail clear, Stampin’ Up! Classy Copper.


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Doodlebug House Ornament Cards

I had these house scenes in my scrap bag, already colored with Copic markers. I was happy I could fit the scene within the ornament die.

Supplies: Stamps – A Muse Artstamps, Doodlebug Designs, paper – Carta Bella Bundled Up, Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Pool Party, Real Red, Stardream Metallics Silver, inks – Copic C1, C3, R29, (I don’t remember the rest!), VersaFine Onyx Black, dies – Lawn Fawn (stitched rectangle), Stampin’ Up! (ornament), Taylored Expressions (banner), embossing folder – Provo Craft, embossing powders – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear, Stampin’ Up! Sterling Silver, thread – Coats and Clark.


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Happy Thanksgiving 2017

I think I have said it before, this Taylored Expressions Wreath Cutting Plate is just perfect for ANY seasonal card!

Supplies: Stamp – Stampin’ Up!, paper – California Paper Goods Copper Mica, Papertrey Ink Kraft, Stampin’ Up! Cajun Craze, Cherry Cobbler, Chocolate Chip, Crushed Curry, ink – VersaMark, dies – Lawn Fawn (stitched rectangle), Taylored Expressions (wreath cutting plate), sequins – Doodlebug Designs, Lawn Fawn, Pretty Pink Posh, embossing powder – Stampendous gold detail.


Leaves Thanksgiving Card

Offspring3 requested this one – my parameters: match the trees in the corner of the neighbor’s yard.

Supplies: Stamp – Inkadinkado, paper – California Paper Goods Copper Mica, Doodlebug Designs Boos and Brews, Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Cajun Craze, Cherry Cobbler, Crushed Curry, More Mustard (retired), Pumpkin Pie, Really Rust (retired), Summer Sun (retired), ink – VersaMark, sequins – Doodlebug Designs, Lawn Fawn, embossing powder – Stampin’ Up! Classy Copper.


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Floral Bouquet Birthday Card

This is for one of my very good friends.

Supplies: Stamps – Avery Elle, Papertrey Ink, paper – Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Island Indigo, inks – Copic BG18, R29, R39, R89, T3, YR09, YR68, Y18, VersaFine Onyx Black, Smokey Gray, sequins – Doodlebug Designs, embossing powders – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear, Ranger Liquid Platinum, twine – Stampin’ Up!


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Dia de los Muertos Card – 2017

Of course I had to make a Dia de los Muertos card for Offspring3. And I couldn’t use the card I created for the Fusion Card Challenge last week, she would see that here on the blog before the actual day.

The sentiment here translates to “He who lives with hope dies happy”, and was printed on Neenah from my computer.

Offspring3 has given me several sugar skulls this year. The ceramic skull is from Oaxaca, Mexico, and the panel art is from Target $1 aisle (our favorite place to browse!).

Supplies: Stamp – Simon Says Stamp, paper – Doodlebug Designs, Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Tempting Turquoise, Stardream Metallic Onyx, inks – Copic B02, V04, Y18, YG06, YR04, VersaFine Onyx Black, dies – Simon Says Stamp (skull), Spellbinders (circle), Taylored Expressions (banner), sequins – Doodlebug Designs, embossing powder – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear.