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Alcohol Marker and Vellum Technique for Cardmaking

Sept-16This week's YouTube Premiere featured an alcohol marker and vellum technique for cardmaking.  This is a really fun technique and you may find yourself doing it over and over.  There will be a supply list below but it's important that you have 99.9% Isopropol Alcohol.  This link takes you to the brand that I purchased from Amazon.

Alcohol-vellum-technique-stampin-up-1There's just a touch of this technique on the card above.  Can you spot it?

The second card was a remake of an anniversary card that I made for Jackie.  You will see the comparison in the video.

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Here's the video for your viewing pleasure. :)

Alcohol Marker and Vellum Technique for Card Making.

Lisa's Inklings for Card #1:

Card #2:

This is a beautiful suite of products.  You can see all the parts HERE.

Here are the specifics that were used for these two projects. I added the ephemera pack because there are parts you can use on these cards.

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Create your own beautiful Blackberry Suite cards and try this alcohol marker and vellum technique on your next cardmaking project!

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Reminder:

I still have a few Adhesive Packs available!  It's a super deal and makes a great gift.  Read all about it HERE.


Christmas Treat Cone with Peaceful Deer

Christmas-treat-cone-peaceful-deer-1Today's project is a Christmas Treat Cone with the Stampin' Up! Peaceful Deer Bundle (English) [156391] and a remake of 2021 Stampin' Up! Halloween project, as promised.

I've always said that you can take almost any project and re-create it for any occasion.  I love challenging myself to do that!

This cone is super easy to create and would be fun at each place setting for your Christmas tablescape.  Fill it with mints or nuts or even a tiny gift.  Just change the paper or color scheme for a more elegant look or to match your decór. You could even add some twine and hang from your Christmas tree.

Let's take a look at the details...

Christmas Treat Cone with Peaceful Deer

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Aren't the glittered horns a fun accent?  Sometimes just the smallest detail can make a big difference.

A bit about adhesive... On this type of project, it is best to use a strong adhesive because you are rolling the paper and want it to "stay put" quickly.  I recommend Tear & Tape Adhesive [154031] and Stampin' Seal+ [149699].

Here is the Stampin' Up! Supply List for this project:

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The Peaceful Prints Specialty Designer Series Paper [156628] can only be earned as a Sale-A-Bration choice for FREE with a $50 order in product by September 30, 2021.

Thanks for tuning in today for this Christmas Treat Cone with the Peaceful Deer Bundle and I hope you will create your own version for this holiday season.


A Sticky Situation- Adhesive Packs Available

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We all like to find ourselves in a good "Sticky Situation" with some of our favorite adhesives, right?  
Here's your chance to get some favorites all bundled together in a sweet gingham gift bag! 
 
Here are the adhesives that are included:
  • Two (2) Bottles of Multipurpose Liquid Glue
  • Two (2) Packs of Stampin' Dimensionals
  • Two (2) Packs of Mini Stampin' Dimemsionals
  • One (1) Box of Mini Glue Dots
  • One (1) Tear & Tape Adhesive
Value of these adhesives shipped from Stampin' Up! is $45.89.
 
**Cost for my Adhesive Pack shipped from me to you is $39.89!   
Get one for you and get one as a gift for your crafty friends!
 
PLUS...
Get these for FREE as a gift from me:
  • Gingham gift bag
  • Envelope charm for your crafting scissors
  • Plus, an empty fine tip bottle for your liquid glue will be included in your package.  (You may have seen me use these in my videos. Photo below.)
I have a limited quantity of these freebies so please e-mail me ASAP with your request for your Adhesive Packs and I will send you a request for payment via PayPal. 
Once payment is received, I will assemble your bag, package it, and begin mailing by September 27, 2021.
***Adhesive Packs only available for shipment to U.S. Addresses.
 

Adhesive-pack-1 Adhesive-pack-bottleE-mail me today to order your Adhesive Gift Pack(s)!


Using Beautiful Scalloped Dies for Cardmaking

Contour-dies-to-enhance-handmade-cardsToday's project features some of my favorite scalloped dies for cardmaking.  The Scalloped Contours Dies can be purchased with the coordinating stamp set as the Color & Contour Bundle (English) [158356]. These dies can be used as layers for any card and the detail is superb.

Here's the quick video for today's card and a comparison of the different label dies.

Using Beautiful Scalloped Dies for Cardmaking

Lisa's Inklings:

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Aren't these Scalloped Contours Dies the best?  I hope you feel the same way! If you'd like to make this same card, here are the supplies that I used. Just simply click on any image below to have it shipped to your home.

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Take a look at two other ways to use these dies HERE.

If you're looking for an easy way to add a special touch to your cardmaking, try the beautiful Scalloped Contours Dies.


Less Than 24 Hours!

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Just a note to remind you that there are less than 24 hours for my Stampin' Up! Junk Journal Kit and Class Special!
You can get a Junk Journal Kit and online class for FREE when you place a Stampin' Up! order of $50 or more (before shipping and tax) through me, Lisa Brown, Ink and Inspirations, by Midnight, September 10, 2021!  It features the Nature's Harvest Bundle so add that to your list!
You also will earn at least one FREE Sale-A-Bration item with your order!
Here are the details:
  • Place an order of $50 or more (before shipping and tax) with Lisa Brown by the end of the day on September 10, 2021. (If your order is $100 or more, you will also receive a package of 2021-2023 In Color Jewels!)
     
  • Receive the kit to make this fun journal/mini album using the Nature's Harvest Bundle.  You may order the bundle or use another stamp set to complete the journal.  If your order totals $100 or more, you will receive the journal kit plus the In Color Jewels.
     
  • The kit will contain the cut and scored card stock, designer paper, die cuts, embellishments, punched pieces, and vintage pages for you to create the journal. 
     
  • You will need a stamp set, inks, adhesives, a stapler, and your basic tools to complete the journal.
     
  • After the 10th, I will order supplies needed to prepare your kits to mail to you by September 24, 2021.
     
  • On the 24th, you will be sent a link via email to a class page with the video and details for the journal project.
     
  • Questions?  Email me or call me.
Thank you so much for your support!  I cannot wait to share this class with you! Thank you for shopping with me!

2021 Stampin' Up! Christmas Card and DIY Ornament with Peaceful Deer

Blank 2000 x 2000 (4)Oh my goodness...I am having so much fun creating holiday projects and this 2021 Stampin' Up! Christmas card and DIY ornament are two special ones.   These were featured this week on my YouTube Premiere and I didn't want you to miss out if you weren't present. :)

Let's take a look at the recording of the video first and then will concentrate on some specifics.

2021 Stampin' Up! Christmas Card and DIY Ornament with Peaceful Deer

Here's a look at the Christmas card...

2021-stampin-up-christmas-card-peaceful-deer-pink-1Lisa's Inklings for Christmas Card:

2021-stampin-up-christmas-card-peaceful-deer-pinkAdd any of the supplies I used on this Christmas Card into your own craft space by clicking on any of them here.

Supply List for this 2021 Christmas Card:

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Here are the supplies used for the DIY Christmas ornament.  Keep in mind that some of these items were also used for today's Christmas card.

DIY Christmas Ornament Supply List:

2021-stampin-up-christmas-ornament-peaceful-deerLet's all start now getting our Christmas cards, decór, and gifts ready so we can relax and enjoy the as the holidays approach. Shop now so you can begin with this 2021 Stampin' Up! Christmas card and diy ornament idea!


2021 Stampin' Up! Halloween Projects -Cute Halloween Treat Cone

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Here is another 2021 Stampin' Up! Halloween Project...a Cute Halloween Treat Cone!

For this project a piece of the 6 x 6 DSP and another sheet to fussy cut your main image.  It's so much fun to have these cute Halloween characters on this designer paper to use as the focal point of the project. Notice that the sentiment is stamped on colored cardstock and fussy cut as well.  Here's a look at the video tutorial.

2021 Stampin' Up! Halloween Projects -Cute Halloween Treat Cone

Lisa's Inklings:

2021-Stampin-Up-Halloween-Project-treat-coneIt's not too early to get started with these treat holders and wraps.  See my other 2021 Stampin' Up! Halloween Projects HERE.

If you want to try this 2021 Stampin' Up! Halloween treat cone with these same items, click on any image below to order and have it shipped directly to your home.
Thank you so much for shopping with me. I am honored for you to choose me as your Stampin’ Up! demonstrator and I will work hard to keep you inspired to use your Stampin’ Up! supplies!

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Surprise your littles with some fun Halloween treat packaging this year!  Try these Stampin' Up! Cute Halloween Treat Cones for
2021!


Corner Closure Card with Stampin' Up! Nature's Harvest

Corner-closure-card-natures-harvestToday's project is a monochromatic corner closure card with the Nature's Harvest Bundle (English) [156813] from last week's Facebook Live.  This bundle is such a great combo for transitioning from summer to fall.   The stamp set and coordinating dies are beautiful!

This corner tuck closure is so simple to create but gives an appealing and different look to your card front.  Watch the video with the how-to below!

Corner Closure Card with Nature's Harvest

Lisa's Inklings:

Be sure to check out these other two projects made with the Nature's Harvest Bundle from last Thursday's YouTube Premiere!

I would be happy to have you pick up this fabulous bundle and other supplies from me! Just simply click on any image below to have it shipped to your home right away.
Thank you so much for choosing me as your Stampin' Up! demonstrator!

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This Nature's Harvest bundle is featured in my Online Thank You Class that is available with your qualifying purchase through this Friday, September 10th!

IMG_6789This "junk journal" would be great as a gift as a mini photo album, gratitude journal, scripture journal, recipe keeper, travel journal...so many possibilities!  And, you can get the kit FREE with a $50 order before shipping and tax.  More information and a little video with a glimpse at what you will make in the class can be found HERE.

Thank you so much for taking the time to visit here today! It's your turn to try this corner closure card made with the Nature's Harvest Bundle (English) [156813]!

 


Fun Fold Card and Post It Note Holder with Stampin' Up! Nature's Harvest Bundle

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In this week's YouTube Premiere, we made a fun fold card and post-it note holder with the Stampin' Up! Nature's Harvest Bundle (English) [156813]

This is a great bundle for end of summer and fall crafting AND is the featured bundle in my Online Thank You Class- journal made with the dsp, the stamp set, and vintage ephemera! 

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Also known as a junk journal, this is great for a gift as a mini photo album, gratitude journal scripture journal, recipe keeper, travel journal...so many possibilities!  And, you can get the kit FREE with a $50 order before shipping and tax.  More information and a little video with a glimpse at what you will make in the class can be found HERE. (Psst...order this bundle and get the class FREE!)

After you receive your bundle, you can also make these projects featured today.  Look at this awesome fold!

Fun-fold-natures-harvestLet's take a look at the video where I make this fun fold card and post-it note holder with the Stampin' Up! Nature's Harvest Bundle (English) [156813].

Lisa's Inklings...Fun Fold Card:

Lisa's Inklings...Post It Note Holder (Fun gift for office workers and teachers)

  • CC: 3-1/4 x 7.  Score at 3-1/4 and 3-3/4.
  • Cork: 3 x 3
  • Crumb scrap for stamping and die cutting
  • Be Dazzling (Free with $50 purchase): 3 x 4 to die cut.

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If you’d like to purchase any of the supplies, please click on any of the images below to order to have it shipped directly to you. Thank you so much for shopping with me!

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To create the Post It Note Holder, add on these supplies:

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The Nature's Harvest Bundle (English) [156813] shines on this fun fold card and Post It Note Holder and I can't wait to hear all about the projects that you create with it!