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Christmas Cards with Adriana using Couture Creations Highland Christmas Collection

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Christmas Cards with Adriana using Couture Creations Highland Christmas Collection

Hello everyone, welcome back and today I have created some more Vintage Christmas cards with the new release Highland Christmas
designed by Sue Symth.

Christmas time is my favourite time of the year, how about you  !!!!!  and I love creating Christmas cards with this wonderful paper ... love the vintage touches on the papers and images...

Creating my cards with some of the papers from the 12 x 12 paper pad, I have also created a very quick video on how to add some dimension to the edges of your cards, with Couture Creations Embossing Paste with some white glitter flakes.

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Graphic 45 - 12 Days of Christmas - Christmas Gift Holder and Christmas Mini Album

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Graphic 45 - 12 Days of Christmas - Christmas Gift Holder and Christmas Mini Album You can make so many beautiful Christmas pieces using the 12 Days of Christmas Deluxe Collectors Edition In this BLOG post we are going to make have two Christmas tutorials: Christmas Gift Holder  Christmas Mini Album So let's get started! Christmas Gift Holder By Maria Cole “This is a simple gift certificate holder that you can hang on your tree! Graphic 45 Supplies: Twelve Days of Christmas - DCE Graphic 45 Regular Tag Album or any other tags you have Other Supplies: Ribbon – 6” green ribbon Platinum...

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Birdhouse Bling using Jacquard Lumiere 3D

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Birdhouse Bling By Laura Bray for Jacquard This decorative birdhouse will look great in any romantic style home.  They would also make great centerpieces for a wedding shower. Using Jacquard’s Lumiere 3D Dimensional Metallic Paint & Adhesive instead of craft glue on this project, ensures a seamless look to the application of the embellishments. Materials: Unpainted, wood birdhouse Jacquard Lumiere (Pearlescent Turquoise, Pearlescent Violet) Jacquard Lumiere 3D Dimensional Metallic Paint & Adhesive (Turquoise, Lavender, Pearl) Flat-backed crystal embellishments Vintage pearls Purple paper flowers 1) Paint the body of the birdhouse with Lumiere Pearlescent Turquoise. Paint the trim with Lumiere Pearlescent Violet. Let dry....

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Dove Blender - Blending Techniques

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The Dove Blender Pen is a Revolutionary New Blending Medium, specially formulated to make "floating " or blending colour easier.
  • It will enable one to blend several hues together, giving one more variation with their mediums.
  • The Dove Blender will allow one to achieve more variation without using many colours.
  • The Dove Blender works with all water based markers, watercolour pencils, watercolour paints, chalks, embossing powders, dye pads, and pigment pads. The blender never has to be replaced, it is easily refillable and the nibs are replaceable.
  • But most important the Dove Blending Fluid will make your work Permanent when it is allowed to dry.

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Studio Calico Mister Huey's Color Mist Part 1 & 2

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Studio Calico Mister Huey's Color Mist Mister Huey's Color Mist dye based spray ink are great for masking backgrounds or colouring papers chipboard shapes & alphas. Looks how it's done below

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