Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Crazy about Crazy Dogs!

I was so excited to pick up my Crazy Dogs stamp set from Debbie's Scrap Shack last week 
& couldn't wait to make a few cards with them. 


I started by stamping my images with Versamark on to watermark paper &
embossed it with superfine black embossing powder.

I coloured my images with Distress Markers and my water pen. I masked off
the image and sprinkled some Color Burst from Ken Oliver. A spritz of water and Bam! Those fantastic colours just pop! Gorgeous, right?
I love these! They create a fantastic background.

A sentiment stamp then adhered to my card base and I have a a quick & easy card!

Using the exact same techniques, I made 5 more cards.

Some I made with certain people in mind - just waiting for the perfect occasion. 


This stamp reminds me of my dog, Dakota. So I am sure I will use it the most.

This card explains my life everyday!






12 comments:

  1. These are SO MUCH FUN! I cannot wait to get the stamps. You make them look so easy! I love simple cards!

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  2. Love them all!! Seeing your amazing cards makes me think I should get these stamps! :)

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  3. Absolutely awesome cards! Thanks for all the details on how you created them!

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  4. Absolutely awesome cards! Thanks for all the details on how you created them!

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  5. Those cards are so cool and especially cuz I love dogs. Thanks for all the technique tips

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  6. Love these cards! So much fun :) xoxo

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  7. Well these are brilliant. Great stamps but the colouring in is simply fantastic. I wish I was so talented as this. I've been a stamper for about 3 months now and often leave them uncoloured as I don't get the colours working properly lol. Thankyou for the inspiration x

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  8. These cards are wonderful and I love the fact that they're easy! I'm curious to know what stamp company made the stamp, "We've been through a lot together...and most of it was your fault!"?

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  9. Hi Cheryl! Thanks so much for your comment! Isn't that sentiment awesome?!?! It's from Viva Las VegaStamps ~ vlvstamps.com ~ they have the most most amazing & unique selection of stamps. You should definitely check them out. ~ julia ~

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  10. These are great cards with brilliant sentiments.
    These stamps have been on my wish/wanted list for a while now so think I will treat myself.
    Thanks for the inspiration.
    Sheila x

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  11. Julia I love your cards! They just popped up on my pinterest page. I love your backgrounds and your sentiments!

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