Thursday, October 22, 2020

Christmas Bush with Darkroom Door~

Hi guys!
I'm creating with the new set by Darkroom Door called 
Christmas Bush!



This set would be great using the traditional colors of
Christmas or using the stamps like a silhouette image.
I have an example of both~


I started with background stamps on white cardstock for
both cards. A great starting place!

This card was created with two inks, Distress Oxide and Archival
Jet Black. Very simple and festive.  I used a stamping platform
on this one, so I could re-stamp, to insure a good strong
 black impression.

On this one I used the small ink pads by Ranger so I 
could get ink where I wanted and didn't want :):) ~ I
only have a few small inks but did have the colors I needed
.

Products used:
Darkroom Door: Christmas Bush, Christmas Script BG, Torn Text BG,
Lots of Labels, Christmas Reindeer, Filmstrip.
other: Ranger: Archival, Distress Oxide ink.
Thanks for stopping by~
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Monday, October 19, 2020

Slimline card with Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L~

 Hi guys!!
It's my turn on the Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L blog today!
I'm sharing a Slimline card using PhotoPlay Paper Co. (Confetti Collection)
 along with awesome adhesives by Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L.
Take a look~


All the details can be found over on the Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L
Blog along with step out pictures.



The beautiful Confetti paper is added to the inside of the
envelope and stars stamped on the front of the envelope
makes for a very festive card set!
Thanks for stopping by~
Connie



Creative Time: 40 Minutes
Skill Level: Beginner

Materials Needed
Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L®

E-Z Runner Grand White Permanent Dispenser
Crafty Foam Tape 108′
3D Foam Strips
3D Foam Squares Regular Size

Other
Patterned Papers, Die Cuts and Stamps: PhotoPlay Paper Co. (Confetti Collection); Craft Dies: Kat Scrappiness (Rectangle Slimline Die) and Gina Marie Designs (Scalloped Slimline Die); Flatback Pearls


Friday, October 16, 2020

Small Stamps by Darkroom Door~

 Hi guys!!
I have four newly released Small Stamps to share with 
you by Darkroom DoorThey are adorable!!!!


Cute, right?


Each one of these cards are created with the same steps.
The background is a stencil with Distress Oxide ink. I
then stamped over the backgrounds using the Number Medley set.
Highlights were added and colored in with Distress
Oxide inks.  The sentiment (small stamps) were stamped over
the mixed media background. They measure about 4 1/2 X 4 1/2.
A really cute size!!

Products used: Darkroom Door: Biggest Hugs, Make the Most
Enjoy the Magic and Love and Sunshine.
 Buzzing Bees, Number Medley, Sketchy Stars, Fine Leaves.
Darkroom Door stencils: Diamonds stencil sm., Mesh stencil lrg., 
Brick Wall stencil sm., Arty Circle sm., Sunshine stencil sm.
Other: Distress Oxide, Archival ink, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L.

Thanks for stopping by~
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Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Gerbera Daisy Stamps by Darkroom Door~

 Hi guys!!

Today I'm sharing cards made with the Gerbera Daisy
set by Darkroom Door.  Very cool set!!!!


I created two cards with a mixed media vibe.


The background is colored with Distress Oxide ink.  All
of the elements are colored with Distress Oxide. Archival ink
is used to stamp the images.  The sentiment is stamped on top
of the Gerbera Daisy.  Very easy and striking card!!


The same process was used to create this card. The Distress Oxide
 inks are great watercolors.  One of my favorite ways to use
them.  
Products used: Gerbera Daisy, Number Medley, Fine Leaves,
Grunge Marks and Brick Wall stencil small.
Other: Distress Oxide inks, Archival inks, acrylic paint,
 Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L.
Thanks for stopping by~
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Thursday, October 8, 2020

Sketched Alphabet by Darkroom Door~

 Hi guys!
I have more Darkroom Door to share with you!!!
I'm showcasing Sketched Alphabet.  I think you will 
love this set!!!

When I trimmed out this set I decided to keep the
stamps in strips.  I may cut each letter out separately
at a later date.  My vision was using this set as a background.
With that said here is my first card~


The stamps were stamped in strips.  The background, along with the
letters, are colored with Distress Oxide ink.  The typewriter is stamped with 
Archival ink and colored with Distress Oxide ink.  It is them trimmed out. 
The same process was used with the pencil stamp.  Sketchy Stars are
 added along with the sentiment.

Even though the stamps are in strips, they worked great for
this design.  I stamped the letters, trimmed then out , colored
 and then adhered to the card front.  The leaves are stamped
over the mixed media background.  Sketchy Stars were added for
excitement! Being HOME is exciting!!

Products used: Sketched Alphabet, Garden birds, Carved Leaves,
Bird Life. Typewriter, Spiral Notebook, Pencils, Sketchy Stars.
Other: Distress Oxide, Archival ink, TH idea-ology/Big Chat.
Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L
Thank for stopping by~
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Monday, October 5, 2020

Television and Sketchy Stars stamps by Darkroom Door~

 Hi guys!!
Today I'm sharing cards made with the Television and 
Sketchy Stars Eclectic stamps by Darkroom Door.
Here is a look at the release~


I will be sharing the bottom two at a later date so come back!!!


A mixed media background was created and then stencils and the 
Television stamp was embossed and placed on the card front.
Products used: Television, Sketchy Stars, Take Flight,
 Number Medley and the Brick Wall stencil small.
Other: Distress Oxide, Archival ink and black embossing
powder by Ranger.  Adhesive is by Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L.


Background for card was created with the Sketchy Stars
and then embossed. Elements added to create the card. The Television
is stamped and then a scene is added to the screen. 
Products used: Darkroom Door: Television, Sketching Stars,
Dream Big Sentiment stamp and Montage sheet (retired). 
Other: TH paper Dolls, embossing powder, Distress Oxide and
 Scrapbook Adhesive by 3L.


Created a background using stencils and then added vines and stars
Products used: Sketchy Stars, Lots of Labels, Fine Leaves and
Awesome Med. Stencil.
Other: Distress Oxide, Archival ink and clear embossing powder
 by Ranger.  Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L was used for the adhesive.

Thanks for stopping by~
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Saturday, October 3, 2020

Card Kit by Photo Play Paper with Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L~

Hi guys!
It is my turn on the Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L Blog today!!
I always love it when it is my turn~
Today I have a collections cards that were created from a card
kit by Photo Play.  It is a themed kit for Birthdays called Confetti.
It comes with the supplies to create 8 cards!!! Wow!!!
Sure makes it easy to put them together with the great adhesives
by Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L. 
I have a tutorial over on the Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L Blog 
and it shows the different kinds of adhesive I used for different 
die cuts and embellishments.
 
Hope you enjoyed these Confetti Birthday cards and inspire you to break
 open a card kit!
Thanks for stopping by~
Connie

Creative Time: 30 Minutes
Skill Level: Beginner
HomeHobby by 3L®
Dual Tip Glue Pen
Other: Card Kit: Photo Play Paper (Confetti Card Kit); Twine
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Thursday, October 1, 2020

Filmstrip Stamps, more inspiration by Darkroom Door~

 Hi guys!!
I have some more projects to share using the newly
released Flimstrip/Butterflies by Darkroom Door.
This is really a fun one!!!


Easy bookmarks embossed and colored with Distress Oxide inks.
Add the eyelet long with the coordinating twine or
ribbon and that's it!!! Done!!!



Stamp four Filmstrips out on white cardstock and trim.  Cut at
an angle at each corner and staple or tape together. Repeat for each
corner.  The inside is a mixed media quote for the day!


Products used: 
Darkroom Door: Filmstrip/Butterflies, Make the Most, Fine Leaves,
Butterflies and Number Medley.
Other: Archival and Distress Oxide inks.
Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L: E-Z Runner Grand White Permanent, Adhesive
Dots, Glue Pen.

Thanks for stopping by~
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