Sunday, August 25, 2013

Rolled Dough Challenge

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For this card we had to create an embellishment from paper clay.  Here is what I came up with:

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Sweet Sugar Coated Embellishments

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For this challenge we had to coat something with glitter.  I chose to die cut the word Hello.


Limited Ingredients Challenge

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Whipping Up Scent-sational Cards

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This was my favorite technique!  We made scratch-n-sniff cards by using sugar-free Kool-Aide mixed with clear embossing powder!  So cool!


Custom Accents From the Oven Challenge

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I made cute snowflakes by die cutting shrink plastic and heating them.


Gallon: Quart: Pint Color Challenge

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A Sprinkle of Salt

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This is a watercolor with salt resist technique for the "Sprinkle of Salt" Challenge.


Mixing Mists Challenge

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This was a fun challenge.  We made our own mists using alcohol and re-inkers mixed in a small spray bottle.  Here is my project:


Stain Challenge

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Our next PTI Stamp-A-Fair challenge was to do a staining technique.  Rather than use the Kool-Aide packs as the dye, I decided to use my re-inkers.  Mainly because I wanted to save the Kool-Aide packs for a later challenge.  I ripped a few paper strips, crinkled them up and dipped them into the dye mixture to color.  Here is the final product.


Good Morning!

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My sister and I were up bright and early to get a start on our day!  Our first challenge was to quickly make a card by choosing from a selection of color and sketch recipes.  Here is what I created:

Here is what my sister came up with:


Friday, August 23, 2013

Stamp-A-Faire 2013!

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It is finally here!  My sister arrived this evening and our work space is all set up in my dining room.  We are ready for a day filled with creativity!  It will be a nice break from school work for me!


My son is a little upset that we are using the TV as our computer monitor!  My sister and I don't want to miss a thing!
 

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