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Cindy Major
Quebec City
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Inspiration: Mix & A-Mingle Class from Simple Stories (available through your local stores that sell Simple Stories) Those cards are all inspired by the Mix & A-Mingle class from Simple Stories, but they've all been slightly altered to go with... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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This card came about in such an unexpected way. I've made quite a few creations using the Comfort & Joy collection from My Mind's Eye this past few months, trying to use it all up. I really thought I was... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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We will be celebrating my niece's 10th birthday next weekend and since she gets a big kick out of interactive cards, I was trying to think of which one I had not used yet for her. I pulled out the... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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This is officially the last project I will be making using the Comfort and Joy collection from My Mind's Eye, as I've now worked it down to smithereens. I used the remaining die-cuts on various sized tags and used a... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: The Paper Players #620 The Santa Express suite was the first thing that jumped out at me when I leafed through the new Holidays minicatalogue. I have a sweet spot for train and I love retro-inspired Christmas collections and... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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The next collection I was eager to dive into was Simple Vintage October 31st by Simple Stories. Even though when I saw the previews online, I was thinking maybe I didn't need one more Halloween collection added to my stash,... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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When I made my first mini folder card, I didn't place my die on the side of the patterned paper I needed in order to have the tab where I wanted it and the snowmen facing the right way, so... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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This idea has been floating in my end from the beginning, to make a slimline card using the Ho Ho Ho chipboard. I finally committed the idea to paper and I liked the result so much that I made two... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Sunday Stamps #290 I picked Santa himself from the chipboard pieces to be the center of this next card. The design was based on the Sunday Stamps sketch, and I used Shimmer Sheetz to die-cut the circle behind him,... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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I kept going with the Santa Squad collection and decided to make a card with the mini-folder die from Tim Holtz's Specimen die set. Didn't that turn into the cutest card ever? I added a tab from the ephemera pack,... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: November 2020 Page Maps sketch Oh, how I love having to set the alarm at 4 a.m. to catch a flight at Stupid o'clock, as my cousin would put it! Those selfies were taken on the tub in London... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Hand Stamped Sentiments #403 (snowman from mood board) Winston is one of my favorite snowman dies out there and he was on my wish list when Tim released his new dies... until I saw the price. That gave me... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Create with Us Live from Lawn Fawn I was excited to find out Lawn Fawn's next Create with Us Live would fall on a Friday evening. I was thinking it would be a great way to end the week... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: October 2022 Card Maps Sketch + The Paper Players #620 I wanted to put together the cute Holiday Gnome die-cut, so I picked a paper collection to match it with and I pulled out Sugarplum from My Mind's Eye... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: October 2022 Card Maps Sketch + In[k]spire Me #492 The Card Maps sketches have a sketch with a row of foliage under a sentiment banner and it got me thinking that I could pull out the Deck the Halls... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Mojo Monday #30 + MFT Color Challenge #201 As I was looking at my MFT stamps for their weekly sketch challenge, I pulled out Christmas sELFies, as I thought it would pair well with the Sugar Plum papers. I... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Color Throwdown #721 I really like the look of the Colorize line by Tim Holtz. Some of the earlier designs were not that easy to assemble, but I've noticed that the designs have been perfected and simplified over the... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: April 2022 Page Maps Sketch + Lasting Memory Layout Challenge #627 (use three of various products) I went back to scrapbooking tonight and made a page for the picture of my niece in front of It's a Small World.... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Sunday Stamps #297 During his Holiday Hoopla, Tim Holtz shared how to put together his Colorize dies using his woodgrain paper. I don't have his woodgrain paper (love the look, hate the price), but I do have a more... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Tuesday Morning Sketches #686 The sketch reminded me of hanging ornaments, so I pulled out the Decorated With Happiness stamp set from Stampin' Up! and I paired it with the Warm Wishes collection from Vicki Boutin. One of the... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Try Stampin’ on Tuesday #585 I paired the North Pole Mischief stamp set from Stampin' Up! (current Holidays minicatalogue) with the Santa Paws papers from Photoplay. I followed the Try Stampin' on Tuesday sketch for the layout, and I... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Mojo Monday #337 + Simon Says Stamp Monday (Freezing Cold Mood Board) I was going through my patterned paper collections and realized that the Snow and the City collection had skating images that could work well with Simon Says... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: October 2022 Card Maps Sketch + Just Us Girls #658 (Make a matching envelope) I kept going on the Card Maps sketches and the Sugar Plum papers and this time, I pulled out the Seasonal Sketch dies from Tim... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2022 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: MFT sketch #618 + CAS Colours & Sketches #494 I don't do a lot of Clean and Simple cards, but when I spotted the Cool Pool rotating stencil on my desk, I realized it would work great with this... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2022 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Mojo Monday #59 + Simon Says Stamp Monday (Die Cuts) I wanted to get back to Christmas card making, so I looked through my holiday collections and pulled out Mistletoe Kisses from Simple Stories (2016), an old favorite. I... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2022 at Encre, papier, ciseaux