Taking the Challenge….

Kathy ThistedCards, Stamping & Paper crafting7 Comments

Yesterday I got my preorder of the new Paisley Petals  DSP and then this morning I saw the Stampin 411 Sketch Challenge and decided to take the plunge. I fell in love with this pattern but then had a heck of a time matching cs and ribbon to it. I finally ended up dying my own by rubbing peach parfait … Read More

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Popping Up with a Friendly Thank You…

Kathy Thisted3D Projects, Cards0 Comments

At a recent demo at my LSS, I rediscovered this cool pop-up card style. Dawn showed us her wonderful takes on this card style and I decided to do mine as a special thank you to some friends for my wonderful birthday cards and gifts. Since our little stamping circle treats hugs as a standard part of greeting and parting … Read More

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More Ice Cream (Parlor) Please…

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How about another case from another talented lady, Dawn Olchefske. This one takes advantage of the fact that all our DSP and cardstock is avail in 12by12. The card base is only 3” by 11” tall, which means you get 4 cards out of one 12by12 piece of cardstock and have a leftover piece 1”by 12” for trim elsewhere. Cool, … Read More

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Sketches & Scraps was a blast!

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At my Sketches & Scraps event on Saturday we had a select group of  4 lovely ladies and one toddler (plus me). Everyone had fun and  created 2 to 6 cards. Here is the first sketch: And the second sketch, both created in MDS.   Here is a group shot of the cards made from the sketches and the creators. … Read More

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Thanks for Caring from a sketch

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Here is my second card from a sketch by Robin Messenheimer. For this card I used my new favorite stamp set Thanks for Caring but made the card a thank you/thinking of you rather than a sympathy. I used 2 sides of the same DSP paper from the Elegant Soiree pack  both cut to 5¼” wide by 2” high. I … Read More

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