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Cindy Major
Quebec City
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Inspiration: September 2019 Page Maps Sketch + Festive Friday #89 (Stars + Red + Embossing Paste) Amongst the collections I had put aside to work with was the Witches and Wizards collection from Echo Park. I decided to pull out... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: July 2019 Page Maps Sketch + Simon Says Stamp Wednesday (something old = arrow die, Thickers, something new = Witches and Wizards collection) My brother-in-law is not big on rides, but he decided to join us on Flight of... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Flip Book Tutoriel from Pinkstrawberryz After finishing a scrapbook layout with the Beach Bum line, I left my scraps out, fully intending on making another project with the scraps. I ended up going through Michelle's YouTube list and randomly... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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I wanted to use the Summer collection from Carta Bella (2021) and decided to make my June Memorydex tab with it. I fussy cut some of the cut-apart images and added a sentiment from the Sticker Book. The cute flowers... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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I am thoroughly enjoying using the Summer collection from Carta Bella and made one more album page using it. (And to think this was a collection where I went back and forth many times on whether to buy or not...)... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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The starting point of this card was the Tropical Leaves Background stencils from Lawn Fawn. I decided to ink blend the patterns on Crumb Cake cardstock using blender brushes and Distress Oxide inks. I picked Abandoned Coral, Salvaged Patina, Bundled... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Because I purchased the Summer papers from Carta Bella in 6" x 6" format, I wanted to try doing a pocket page layout to use this collection for a page. I realized this is the first pocket page layout I've... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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I was happy to find this picture of my niece taking the school bus for the first time when she began kindergarten. I had purchased some of the elements from the School Life collection from Simple Stories when it came... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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I still had four card bases leftover from creating with Lawn Fawn's Simple Stripes: Diagonal die, so I kept using my Winter Wonderland cut-aparts and putting cards together. So on my previous cards, I used some of the cut-aparts images... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Global Design Project #301 So I mentioned in my Expedition Everest page post that I wanted to keep using Doodlebug's Winter Wonderland collection to make cards. Specifically, I was eager to test out the newly-released Simple Stripes: Diagonal background... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Little Red Wagon #611 (Stay Cool - going to the pool!) I had a lot of fun putting this card together. On a recent trip to my local scrapbook store, I found a die set from Sizzix called Mixed... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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This card was born out of my leftover scraps from the Beach Bum collection from Fancy Pants Designs (2010). I've had the Truckin' Through the Seasons dies sitting in my stash for a while and thought I could fill the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Simon Says Stamp Monday (Food or Drink) This card was done in three different sittings. First, I put together the adorable Smiley S'more die while I was watching a Facebook Live. I used my old Stampin' Pastels from Stampin'... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Simon Says Stamp Wednesday (Old: papers; New: Embellishments) Some nights, you just go where inspiration can take you and it is not where you thought at all. It was already late and I thought I would pull out some... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Just Add Ink #563 Last week, my local scrapbook store owner shared a technique during her Facebook Live where you dry-emboss a cardstock and then use wax or polish to add to the raised surface. She did this on... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: May 2018 Page Maps Sketch + Lasting Memory Layout challenge #550 (use at least three pictures) I knew I wanted to use the Winter Wonderland collection from Doodlebug to scrapbook my Expedition Everest pictures from Disney, because of the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Little Red Wagon #607 (Walking on Sunshine) I wish all of my crafting sessions went as smoothly as this one did... I tend to overthink but for some reason, this afternoon, I just went from one idea to the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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I recently found the Look How Big stamps and dies at my local store. I thought the mages were adorable - you see a big owl marking up how big a little kiddie owl has gotten on the trunk of... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: YouTube Tutorial from Pinkstrawberryz I started my day with a mini-album based on a tutorial from Michelle. I ended up adapting mine and changing how I did the last few pages. I recently purchased Elle's Studio dies that are... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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I went back to scrapbooking my Disney trip pictures and paired the picture of us on the plane with the Going Places collection from Simple Stories, released in 2020. This is another collection that I had yet to dive into.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Global Design Project #297 I've had this idea in my head since the Happy Hugs stamp set was shown in a sneak peek and I finally gave it a try today. There was a lot of fiddle-faddling involved before... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Hand Stamped Sentiments #366 I have wanted to try out the Build-a-House Spring Add-On dies, so they were the starting point of today's card. I looked at weekly challenges for color inspiration and liked the Hand Stamped Sentiments combo... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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I made a Father's Day card using the Sasparilla collection after using it on my last layout. I can never have too many masculine cards on hand so I figured these papers would fit the bill perfectly. I used the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Fab Friday #215 + As You See It #252 I was really happy to find the "papa" die in a recent Simon Says Stamp release. I don't think it's meant to be a French die, but this happens to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux
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Inspiration: Mojo Monday #319 The initial inspiration behind this card was a colour combo I stumbled on when clearing place in my ink holder for this year's new In Colors. I had to pick a few colours of ink to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2021 at Encre, papier, ciseaux