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Birthday Blooms (Concord & 9th)

Birthday Blooms

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 18th September, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Hello. I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with one of my favourite floral sets: Concord & 9th’s Grateful for Everything. I have used this set multiple times but never get bored of colouring or creating differently themed cards. Today, it’s a birthday card and I’ve paired it with the MFT Bitty Birthday Wishes set for a great…

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Big Bold Rose Sympathy Card (Colorado Craft Company)

Big & Bold Rose

Cardmaking, General Cards By 11th September, 2019 Tags: , , , No Comments

Hello. I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with this big, bold and beautiful rose sympathy card featuring the Colorado Craft Company Big & Bold Sympathy Friendship Rose set. By now you know I’m all about the alcohol marker colouring, and this set is really fantastic for practising. I felt like this should be a no-line colouring card…

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Picture Perfect Photo Cards (Lawn Fawn, My Favorite Things)

Picture Perfect Photo Cards

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 4th September, 2019 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

Hello. I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a set of cards featuring the MFT Picture Perfect set. Combined with the Lawn Fawn Say Cheese, Again die, these cards are a great way to practice your alcohol marker colouring and put a smile on the recipient’s face! I started off by stamping out four of the images…

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Hey Honey Happy Bee-day (Sugar Pea Designs, MFT)

Hey Honey – Happy Bee-day!

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 21st August, 2019 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog again today. I love the Hey Honey set from Sugar Pea Designs and teamed with the MFT Meant to Bee set, I made a handful of different Bee-Day cards. I started out by stamping the bear, hive and bees the Hey Honey set in some MFT Extreme Black Ink onto some blending…

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Happy Forevering (Colorado Craft Company Lovely Legs)

Happy Forevering!

Cardmaking, Wedding Cards By 14th August, 2019 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

Hello, I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a wedding card featuring the Colorado Craft Company Lovely Legs Happy Forevering stamp set. I haven’t used my coloured pencils for a while so this card was a perfect time to bring them out! These stamps have a lot of detail in terms of shading so are perfect to…

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Get Well Soon (Lawn Fawn)

Get Well Soon Card Trio with Lawn Fawn

Cardmaking, General Cards By 7th August, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog with a trio of get well soon cards, featuring the Get Well Soon Before ‘n After stamp set from Lawn Fawn. I have used the smaller stamps and some rainbow patterned papers from Lawn Fawn and Simple Stories to create some bright and cheery greetings! I started by stamping out the turtle,…

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Herd It's Your Birthday Card (Waffle Flower)

A Herd of Birthday Bunnies

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 31st July, 2019 Tags: , , , , , , , No Comments

I’m on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a cute little bunny birthday celebration! This uses three different sets – Starry Scene, We Herd and Essential Sentiments – from three different companies – Avery Elle, Waffle Flower and My Favorite Things – and was partly inspired by this set of cards from Yainea. It’s such a great and simple…

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Oh Deer! Birthday Card (Neat & Tangled)

Oh Deer! I’ve Missed Your Birthday!

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 24th July, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Hello, I’m back again today over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog with a couple of my favourite Neat & Tangled sets. I was saddened to see the Oh Deer set is being retired, so be quick if you want it! I used this and the Lumberjack Love set to create these set of cards for belated birthday greetings. I…

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Avery Elle Tropical Peek-a-Boo Pals

Tropical Birthday Pals

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 17th July, 2019 Tags: , , , , , , , No Comments

Hello, I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog again today for my usual weekly slot. I have a bright birthday card featuring the Avery Elle Peek-a-Boo Summer Pals set. Perfect for our recent summery weather! I started by stamping out the toucan, frog and flamingo (and their coordinating arms/legs/wings!) from the set with some MFT Extreme Black ink onto some blending…

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It’s a Wild Roar of a Party!

Cardmaking, Colouring, General Cards By 10th July, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Hello, crafters! Today I’m featuring the Mama Elephant Wild Roar stamp set over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog. You all know I love these sets for practicing my alcohol marker colouring and, whilst they make take a while to finish, you have a feature piece to put straight on the centre of a card. It’s a good way to get…

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Monster Hugs and Kisses

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 3rd July, 2019 Tags: , , , No Comments

I had three requirements for today’s card on the SHC Blog: 1) bright colours, 2) can be sent to a boy or a girl, and 3) it had to use the Concord & 9th Monster Love set. This one’s been sitting in my stash for a little while and it’s too cute to stay there! I started out by stamping…

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Birthday Balloon Birds

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 26th June, 2019 Tags: , , , , , , No Comments

Today on the SHC blog I have a project that extends the use of your stamps. The Avery Elle Love Is In the Air stamp set is very love/Valentines themed, so I challenged myself to make a birthday card. Paired with the Concord & 9th Simple Serif Alphabet Dies, I think I achieved a card that could even be masculine! I started…

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Happy Birthday Chicks

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 19th June, 2019 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

I have a striking birthday card today on the SHC blog featuring some homemade background paper and the MFT Birthday Chicks stamp set. There are several products I use to create striped backgrounds like this one – the Altenew Classy Stripes stencil, the Concord & 9th Stripes and Sayings stamp or MFT Black and White Stripes Paper are just a couple of them. Six months…

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Toadally Awesome New Pad

Cardmaking, Congratulations Cards By 12th June, 2019 Tags: , , , , , , No Comments

Today’s card is for a friend that just moved into a new home. The Lawn Fawn Toadally Awesome set is perfect for saying congrats!   I started out by creating a circular mask from some acetate and a Lawn Fawn Stitched Circle die so I could use a stencil. I used some Broken China and Mermaid Lagoon Distress Oxide Ink to blend on a gradient within the circle….

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A Sharky Summer Pals Hello

Cardmaking, General Cards By 5th June, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

I’ve been playing with one of the newest additions to the the Avery Elle Peek-a-boo sets – Summer Pals. These two little sharks (ignoring that one might just be a dolphin…) are eyeing each other up across the ocean! I started out by ink blending on some Salty Ocean Distress Oxide ink onto some white card panels. I splattered these with water and…

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