Paper and Ink Imaginings

just playing with paper and ink

Falling Hearts You Are My Favorite Card

falling hearts photo frame favorite

I made an extra falling hearts background while I had the stencil out for Offspring3’s graduation card.

Added some red, a few extra hearts and a photo frame.

Supplies: Stamp – Paper Smooches, paper – Neenah Classic Crest Solar White, Stampin’ Up! Real Red, Tempting Turquoise, inks – Stampin’ Up! Tempting Turquoise, VersaFine Smokey Gray, die – Taylored Expressions, punches – Fiskars, stencil – Simon Says Stamp, embossing powder – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear, twine – MarkerPOP.


You Rock – Fusion: Orange, Teal & Brown Challenge

fusion orange teal brown 2 2015 you rock

Here is my take on the current Fusion Card Challenge: Orange, Teal & Brown .

I was inspired by all of the texture in the photo, and I did follow the sketch as well.

Fusion 2 12 2015 Orange, Teal & Brown

Supplies: Stamps – Paper Smooches, Papertrey Ink, Stampin’ Up!, paper – Papertrey Ink Kraft, White, Stampin’ Up! Bermuda Bay, Chocolate Chip, Tangering Tango, inks – Stampin’ Up! Bermuda Bay, Tangerine Tango, VersaMark, dies – Spellbinders, embossing folder – Stampin’ Up!, enamel dots – Stampin’ Up!, embossing powder – Stampin’ Up! Sterling Silver.


You Are My Favorite Card

favorite stenciled

I splurged and bought the Paper Smooches Uplifters sentiment set last fall, I think the words are great for kids and teens.

The background was created with a stencil, Distress Inks, and a blending tool.

Supplies: Stamp – Paper Smooches, paper – Papertrey Ink White, Stampin’ Up! YoYo Yellow (retired), inks – Tim Holtz/Ranger Distress Inks Picked Raspberry, Spiced Marmalade, Squeezed Lemonade, Seedless Preserves, VersaFine Onyx Black, die – Taylored Expressions, stencil – Heidi Swapp, embossing powder – Filigree Fine Art Powder clear.