Paper Morsels

Paper Crafts and Sweet Morsels from life.

Tiddly Inks Christmas Cards

I had some fun making some Christmas cards this year with a few cute Tiddly Inks images. They are so fun to color and I had a good time trying out different skin and hair color combinations.   I never get to make as many handmade cards for Christmas as I’d like to, but I got a few out this year.  I didn’t want to post them til they made it to their destinations!  I always think I’ll start early…I made these in November…maybe next year I should do “Christmas in July” card making!  I hope you all had a fantastic holiday!

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Cocoa Wishes

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Cocoa Wishes

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Cocoa Wishes

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Mavis Christmas

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Wyrn Summertime Sweets

Supplies Used:

Digital Images:  Tiddly Inks “Cocoa Wishes”, “Wryn Summertime Sweets” and “Christmas Mavis” by Christy Croll

Designer Paper: Reds/Greens- The Paper Studio “Christmas Basics” 6 x 6 Pad; Blue: DCWV

Gold Paper on Mavis Card:  Club Scrap

Red Glitter Ribbon:  Celebrate It 360 from Michael’s

Dies: Spellbinders Nestabilities “Labels Eight”

Snowflake Ink Stamp (Blue Card): Club Scrap

Sentiment Stamps:  “Holiday Cheer” by Impression Obsession Holiday Cheer set

“To Warm Your Heart” by Stampendous Snowy Short Stacks set

Border Punch: Fiskars Interchangeable “Upper Crest”

Markers: Copic

Shimmer Pen:  Wink of Stella

Entries:

Tiddly Inks Design Team Call

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Anything Goes

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Kiddie Card – OWH Labor Day VCMP #6

Challenge #6 was to create a card for a kid that follows the “Tic Tac Toe” chart below.  I chose the top row across to use for my card.  My card has wings (all penguins do, whether they wear mittens or not!).  I used stamping and coloring as well as little snowflake paper punches.

tic tac toe board sept 2013 (2)

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Products used:

  • Sentiment & Image Inside:  Snowy Short Stacks by Stampendous
  • White Paper:  DCWV
  • White Paper for Stamps:  Hammermill Color Copy Digital Cover
  • Ink Pad:  Stampin’ Up Forest Foliage
  • Snowflake Punch: Unknown
  • Markers:  Copic, Sakura Souffle
  • Seed Beads:  Unknown

Challenge:

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Winter Wishes – OWH Labor Day VCMP #1

Crafting wasn’t on my list for this weekend, but usually read the Operation Write Home blog posts – and there is a Labor Day Weekend Virtual Card Making Party (VCMP) going on!  I really couldn’t resist giving the first sketch a whirl because it looked so easy.  I’m surely not ready for winter, but the OWH timeline is always a few months ahead so the cards can make it to the soldiers in time!

The Sketch:

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My Card:

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Products used:

  • Image & Sentiments:  Snowy Short Stacks by Stampendous
  • Designer Paper:  DCWV The Winter Combo Printed Mat Stack
  • Background Card:  DCWV The Winter Combo Box of Cards
  • Markers: Copic
  • Ink Pad: Stampin’ Up Brilliant Blue

Challenge:

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