Time for the Stampin’ Up! Only Challenge

The challenge is “Cute & Cuddly”. I thought the Pretty Kitty was purrfect, (get it? LOL). You can play along too: http://suochallenges.com/ This card is for my niece who has a birthday next week. I used my Aqua Painter to color in the kitty and flowers onto Shimmery White cardstock. Did you know Shimmery White cardstock is the next best thing to Water Color Paper? It doesn’t pill like Whisper White and its shimmery. The…

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Water Colored Rose Garden

This is such a fun technique. Did you know you can use your Wink of Stella to watercolor? Yep you sure can! My Club Gals did one of these cards and loved it. I used both Bermuda Bay and Island Indigo as my card bases. Also both Gold and Silver Foil to cut the Rose out. We just used the outline for this card. Here is a mini Tutorial for you. Since I didn’t take…

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Stampin’ Up! Only Valentine Card

This weeks challenge was a Valentine Card. You can play along too: http://suochallenges.com I started off with a Wisteria Wonder card base cut at, 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″. Then, because I wanted to watercolor a bit, I used a piece of Shimmery White cardstock cut at, 4″ x 5 1/4″.  Fun Fact: Did you know that you can use Shimmery White cardstock in place of Watercolor Paper? I wouldn’t use it all the time,…

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