Paper and Ink Imaginings

just playing with paper and ink


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Primary Birthday Card

A very basic card! Primary colors and no real embellishments. I embossed only part of the background and then centered the sentiment on that line of demarcation.

Supplies: Stamp – Stampin’ Up!, paper – Gmund Royal, Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Real Red, ink – VersaFine Onyx Black, dies – Spellbinders, embossing folder – Provo Craft, embossing powder – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear, twine – MarkerPOP.


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Bright and Cheery Note Cards

I recently picked up a 6 x 6 inch pad of American Crafts paper and coordinating washi tape – On A Whim by Amy Tangerine. It is perfectly bright and cheery!

Supplies: Stamps – Stampin’ Up!, paper – American Crafts Amy Tangerine On A Whim, Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Night of Navy, Orchid Opulence (retired), ink – VersaFine Onyx Black, dies – My Favorite Things (pierced rectangle), Stampin’ Up! (curved banner), washi tape – American Crafts Amy Tangerine On A Whim, embossing powder – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear, twine – MarkerPOP.


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Stegosaurus Valentine’s Day Card

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Happy Valentine’s Day! May your day be filled with chocolate!

Supplies: Stamps – Lawn Fawn, Simon Says Stamp, paper – Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Crumb Cake, Night of Navy, Real Red, inks – Copic B39, YG25, YG95, VersaFine Onyx Black, VersaMark, ZIG Wink of Stella clear, dies – Lawn Fawn (small heart, dinosaur), Spellbinders (large heart), embossing powders – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear, Stampin’ Up! Sterling Silver, twine – MarkerPop.


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Purrfect Friend Valentine Note Card

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I have always colored this cat as a ginger cat. I really like how it turned out in gray!

Supplies: Stamp – Stampin ‘ Up!, paper – Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Pool Party, Real Red, inks – Copic BG10, BG15, C1, C5, R11, R29, VersaFine Onyx Black, dies – Spellbinders, embossing folder – Provo Craft, embossing powder – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear, twine – MarkerPOP.


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Unforgettable Watercolored Valentine’s Day Card

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My favorite elephant for Valentine’s Day! I embossed, then used ZIG markers and an aqua brush to watercolor the image.

Supplies: Stamp – Stampin’ Up!, paper – Canson watercolor, Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Real Red, Tempting Turquoise, inks – VersaFine Onyx Black, ZIG Clean Color Real Brush Markers Black (010), Carmine Red (030), Cobalt Blue (031), Light Gray (091), Yellow (050), dies – Spellbinders, embossing powder – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear, twine – MarkerPOP.


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Bermuda Pool Valentine’s Day Card

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This was really pretty quick – all of the hearts are part of the Simon Says Stamp Stitched Heart Collage die.

Supplies: Stamp – Simon Says Stamp, paper – Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Bermuda Bay, Pool Party, Real Red, ink – VersaFine Satin Red, die – Simon Says Stamp, embossing powder – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear, twine – MarkerPOP.


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Great Chemistry Card

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I made this thinking of Valentine’s Day, but, I suppose I could use it all year.

Supplies: Stamps – Taylored Expressions, paper – Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Real Red, Taylored Expressions Cookie Monster, inks – Copic B00, B0000, B05, R29, RV19, V04, VersaFine Onyx Black, dies – My Favorite Things, embossing powders – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear, Ranger Silver Pearl, twine – MarkerPop.