Thursday, March 28, 2019

Aloha Friendship Card | Studio Katia


Hello Friends, today I am on the Studio Katia Blog with this tropical vibes friendship card. I think it may be time to plan a nice warm vacation somewhere where these beautiful flowers growπŸ˜‰

Aloha Friendship Card for Studio Katia by ilovedoingallthingscrafty.com
CARD DETAILS

To begin I stamped out the Floral Cluster image from the ALOHA set using Copic safe ink and then colored in it using Copic markers. Sorry lost the color chart I used as I had colored in this image during Kathy Racoosin's Coloring Challenge. I then used the coordinating ALOHA dies to cut the image. 

The next thing I did was blend out the background using the UNDERWATER SUN RAYS stencil using Squeezed Lemonade and Picked Raspberry Oxide Inks. Then onto the background, I glued on the GRID COVER I had die cut using a yellow piece of cardstock. 

Aloha Friendship Card for Studio Katia by ilovedoingallthingscrafty.com

Next, I stamped out the ALOHA sentiment onto black cardstock using white pigment ink and then heat set it with white embossing powder.

Aloha Friendship Card for Studio Katia by ilovedoingallthingscrafty.com

To finish, all I did was adhere the pieces onto the card front using foam tape. For a touch of sparkle, I added some MAJESTIC FUSION sequins and also added some glossy accents to flower stamens. And that is pretty much it for this card. I think this will make a great friendship card, you can also add a birthday greeting on the inside to make it a birthday card in the future.
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ALOHA
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ALOHA DIES
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GRID COVER
GRID COVER
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UNDERWATER SUN RAYS
UNDERWATER
 SUN RAYS
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MAJESTIC FUSION
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STUDIO KATIA GLUE
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Mini Misti Tool
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Blackout Ink
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Neenah  80 LB SOLAR WHITE
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Strathmore Bristol Pad
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BLENDER BRUSH Set
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Oxide Ink Pad PICKED RASPBERRY
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Oxide Ink Pad SQUEEZED LEMONADE
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Recollections Black Heavyweight Cardstock 110bs
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Inkadinkado Embossing Magic
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 UNICORN White Pigment Ink Pad
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Arctic White Ultra Powder
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Glossy Accents
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I hope this Aloha Friendship Card inspired you today! 

Thank you for stopping by 😊
Until next time... ALOHA my friendsπŸ‘‹

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Simple Easter Shaker Card Using Small Stamps to Create a Background | Ink On 3


Hello, my sweet friends πŸ‘‹ 

YAY! Finally, it actually feels like Spring has arrived here in our city of Edmonton.  All the snow is melting, there are water puddles everywhere and we have even enjoyed a few muddy bike rides! 

Now that Spring has arrived, Easter is just around the corner. So today I have a simple Easter Shaker card to share with you all and I even filmed the process video for you to watch. It's been so long that I really had to relearn the process of making, editing and just uploading it to YouTube all over again. I'm hoping I will be a little more regular with sharing videos so that I don't forget the process again.

Simple Easter Shaker Card Using Small Stamps to Create a Background for Ink On 3 by ilovedoingallthingscrafty.com

So for those of you that would rather watch the process, this is for you and don't forget to →Subscribe for future inspiration!


CARD DETAILS

For this card today I began by die cutting the top panel to create the heart-shaped window and the Cross from the Blessing Coordinating Die set. I then took a bunch of Spring/Easter small stamps from a variety of Ink On 3 sets and stamped out using Blackout Ink to create the background on to the front of the card base and colored them in using Copic Markers. (All the Ink On 3 Sets I used will be listed below in the thumbnail links below).

Simple Easter Shaker Card Using Small Stamps to Create a Background for Ink On 3 by ilovedoingallthingscrafty.com

Next, I glued the acetate to the back of the heart panel opening and added the foam tape along the heart to create the well for the shaker pieces and also added foam to the edges of the card.

On the card base, where the middle of the shaker window will be, I added a little pile of the butterfly glitter and then closed up the shaker by adhering the top panel to the card base. 

Simple Easter Shaker Card Using Small Stamps to Create a Background for Ink On 3 by ilovedoingallthingscrafty.com

To finish I stamped the Easter and Blessing on the card front pieces and glued the cross onto the heart. To the cross, I added some color by blending on some squeezed lemonade distress oxide ink. And that is pretty much it for this simple shaker card.

SUPPLIES
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Bunny Hugs
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Magical Unicorn
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Biker Bunnies
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Lil Chicks
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Hollyhocks
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Blessings
Blessings
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Blessings Coordinating Die
Blessings Coordinating Die
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Liquid Pixie Dust
Liquid Pixie Dust
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Blackout Ink
Blackout Ink
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Mini Misti Tool
Mini Misti Tool
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Neenah  80 LB SOLAR WHITE
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Inkadinkado Embossing Magic
Inkadinkado Embossing Magic
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Grafix Acetate 9x12-Inch, 25 Sheets, 003 Clear
Grafix Acetate 9x12-Inch, 25 Sheets, 003 Clear
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Oxide Ink Pad SQUEEZED LEMONADE
Oxide Ink Pad SQUEEZED LEMONADE
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BLENDER BRUSH Set
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Sparkling Butterflies | Confetti Glitter
Sparkling Butterflies | Confetti Glitter
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STUDIO KATIA GLUE
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Stacking Hearts Dies
Stacking Hearts Dies
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SCALLOP A2 FRAME HONEY CUTS
SCALLOP A2 FRAME HONEY CUTS
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Double-Sided Foam Tape
Double-Sided Foam Tape
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For more inspiration using Ink On 3 supplies visit Inkon3.com

Thank you all for stopping by 😊
Until next time... Happy Crafting πŸ‘‹

Monday, March 18, 2019

Honey Bee Spring Scene | Pop-Up Shadow Box Card | Honey Bee Stamps


Hello friends and Happy Monday!

Today I have a Spring-inspired Pop-Up Shadow Box Card mixing and matching a bunch of Honey Bee Stamp products that I am also sharing over on the Honey Bee Stamps Blog. If you are a Jennifer McGuire fan, you may have seen her share how to create these amazing pop-up cards on a recent tutorial of hers. So, of course, I was dying to try this card technique out!

Honey Bee Spring Scene Pop-Up Shadow Box Card for Honey Bee Stamps by ilovedoingallthingscrafty.com
CARD DETAILS

I began this card by cutting out the top and bottom panels at 6 1/4" x 5 1/2".  To create the pop-up mechanism you will need to score both panels, on each side at 1/2" and at the 1" mark. Then fold the pieces in to create a zig-zag fold on each side on the panels. 

To the top panel, I die cut a hexagon window. I also die cut the same window using the same hexagon die onto a piece of blue cardstock that I had previously die cut using the Scalloped Frame die.
To add another layer of dimension I used the next smaller Stacked Hexagon die to die cut another window to add beneath the card front. 

Now that all the pieces for the card were made I then set them aside to plan out the scene.

Honey Bee Spring Scene Pop-Up Shadow Box Card for Honey Bee Stamps by ilovedoingallthingscrafty.com

I began by creating a background for the card. On a piece of Bristol paper, I blended out some clouds using the Outdoor Scene Builder Stencils

Next, I stamped out all the images I was planning on using on to Neenah cardstock and colored them in using Copic Markers. I then die cut each image using their coordinating dies. 
Below is a list of the stamps and coordinating dies I used.

Flowers and Hearts - Busy Bee Stamp Set | Busy Bee Honey Cuts

To the back piece of the card that I had initially scored, I glued down the background cloud piece. Next, I glued the hive down by popping it up with foam tape. I also added the floating bees by gluing them to thin strips of acetate and attaching them to the side flaps on the bottom panel. 

To the top piece, I began by gluing the top blue scalloped piece to the card front. I then attached the smaller hexagon panel to the inside of the card using foam tape. Before gluing down the colored images, I die cut a grass border piece colored it with Copics and glued it along the bottom of the hexagon to build the scene from. Once I was happy with the arrangement of the flowers I glued them in place. To finish the card, I added glue to the side zigzag tabs and adhered them together. 

The card when finished will measure 4 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ when flattened and will fit nicely into an envelope.


Honey Bee Spring Scene Pop-Up Shadow Box Card for Honey Bee Stamps by ilovedoingallthingscrafty.com

Here is a top view of the card as it stands up without any problems. Check out all those layers of dimension!

Honey Bee Spring Scene Pop-Up Shadow Box Card for Honey Bee Stamps by ilovedoingallthingscrafty.com


For sparkle, I added some Liquid Pixie Dust and a layer of glossy accents. The sentiment was created by stamping out the just from the Hi Honey stamp set and then I pieced together the Beecause from the Hi Honey Cuts set.

Honey Bee Spring Scene Pop-Up Shadow Box Card for Honey Bee Stamps by ilovedoingallthingscrafty.com
SUPPLIES
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HEXAGON SOLID STACK CUTS
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SCALLOP A2 FRAME HONEY CUTS
SCALLOP A2 FRAME HONEY CUTS
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Bee Hive
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Bee Hive Dies
Bee Hive Dies
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Busy Bee Stamp Set
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Busy Bees | Honey Cuts
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MAE THE MOUSE
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MAE THE MOUSE HONEY CUTS
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HI HONEY
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 Hi Honey Dies
Hi Honey Dies
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Outdoor Scene Builder Stencils
Outdoor Scene Builder Stencils
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Grass Border Dies
Grass Border Dies
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Neenah  80 LB SOLAR WHITE
Neenah 80 LB SOLAR WHITE
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Sizzix Big Shot
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Magnetic Platform
Magnetic Platform
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STANDARD CUTTING PADS
STANDARD CUTTING PADS
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Strathmore Bristol Pad
Strathmore Bristol Pad
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Oxide Ink Pad BROKEN CHINA
Oxide Ink Pad BROKEN CHINA
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Tumbled Glass Oxide Ink
Tumbled Glass Oxide Ink
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BLENDER BRUSH Set
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Grafix Acetate 9x12-Inch, 25 Sheets, 003 Clear
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SSS Card Stock 24 Colors
SSS Card Stock 24 Colors
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Mini Misti Tool
Mini Misti Tool
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Blackout Ink
Blackout Ink
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Liquid Pixie Dust
Liquid Pixie Dust
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Glossy Accents
Glossy Accents
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Sakura 6 WHITE Gelly Roll Classic Medium Point Pens Set
WHITE Gelly Roll Pens Set
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Double-Sided Foam Tape
Double-Sided Foam Tape
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I hope you were inspired by this creation. I had so much fun making this Honey Bee Spring Scene Pop-Up Shadow Box Card. It may look and sound complicated to do but it is actually super easy to make and the dimension you get is pretty amazing! 

Thank you for stopping by 😊
Until next time... Happy Crafting πŸ‘‹