Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Smile with Vicki Robertson

my talented friend Vicki Robertson from He"artful" Validation of Vicki Blog is sharing a beautiful Smile Card using my Wild Whisper Sensation Collection!
Stop by her fabulous He"artful Validation of Vick Blog to check out all the details and closeups...
Make sure to follow her creative journey! 

Vicki created the Smile Card for using my Sensations Collection from Wild Whisper!
Thanks for stopping by 

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Hello with Xyron is Tuesday!!!
Can you believe how fast the year is speeding week we will going into JUNE!!!

Easy to create with pretty paper and the Sensations Stamp Set from Wild Whisper!
Adhere layers of pattern paper to front of card base; add a flag and some gemstones.

I love borders and they make a fabulous detail to separate pattern papers. 

Use a scallop and circle punches to create layers;  die cut a "Hello" from a die, a die cutting machine or use one of your other favorite stamps sets. 
Layer together and add to front of card with pop dots. 

Stamp the flower from the Sensations Stamp Set, color with markers and fussy cut out. 
Add to your card front. 
Enjoy Pam

Wild Whisper Sensations May Your Day Be Happy Stamp Set

Authentique Designer Paper
Diamond Press Dies
White Card Stock 
Ranger Jet Black Ink
Clear Gemstones
Xyron Mega Tape Runner
5" x 6 1/2" Card Base
Copic Markers

Monday, May 25, 2020

May Notebook with Eileen Hull's Inspiration Team

Good morning!!!!
As we celebrate the end of May and of course all the women in our lives I had to create a small notebook to celebrate. 
Eileen's Notebook Die from Sizzix makes it quite easy to create and placing a premade composition notebook makes it even quicker to finish. 
So grab your  Notebook Die and begin creating your fun and easy notebooks. 
Sizzix ScoreBoards L Die - Notebook
Begin by die cutting your notebook die from matboard.
Cover front and inside with Flawless pattern paper; do a corresponding piece of paper for bind.

Adhere one of the Flawless Epherema Elements to front of prepared notebook. 
Add a fussy cut crown to front of notebook with pop dots. 

Die cut flowers from Eileen's Flower and Leaves Die; layer together. 
Add small pearl gemstones to center of flowers; add to prepared notebook. 
Add small pearl gemstones to crown. 

Cover front and back of composition notebook with pattern paper; add small die cut doily to front of notebook. 
Add Epherema Element to front with pop dots. 

Wrap silk ribbon in center of prepared notebook. 

Secure with by tying bow. 

Thanks for stopping by and remember to create yourself or friends fabulous notebooks. 
Enjoy Pam

Sizzix/Eileen Hull Notebook Die
Sizzix/Eileen Hull Flower and Leaves Die
Sizzix Matboard
Doily Die
Authentique Flawless Collection
May Arts Pink Silk Ribbon
Small Composition Notebook
Small Pearl Gemstones
Xyron Adhesive
Pop Dots

Friday, May 22, 2020

LOL Tag with Linda Pekrul

Look what I came across from my talented friend Linda Pekrul from Blue Sky Scrapping!!!
She is part of the More Than Words Design Team!
This month the More Than Words Design Team 
is sharing a little laughter on mini project.

The Mini Challenge runs on the last two weeks of each month and is for:
 cards, tags, ATCs and postcards only.  
This challenge requires you to use a specific word on your project. 
We must see the actual word
*ATCs. or Artist Trading Cards, are small works of art,
about 2.5 by 3.5 inches or 64 x 89 mm.
You have two weeks - until the last day of the month - to enter, so be quick!
Go to this post on our FB page to enter your project.

Here is a small snippet of Linda's post...
I know she would love for you to follow her blog and 
to have fun and join in on the More Than Words Challenge!!!
Enjoy Pam!

Thursday, May 21, 2020

HOPE Wall Hanger with DCC Members Blog Hop and DCWV Petal Paper

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Welcome fans of Designer Connection Crafts!

Stacks are sold at JOANN'S 
JOANN'S is a long time producer of stacks... with many themes, colors and coordinating papers.
DCWV is part of the American Crafts family of products that continue to serve the crafting community where they continue their pursuit of serving the consumer and their  crafty needs with new paper stacks releasing several times a year with updated themes and colors.  You can find them online and in a variety of  craft stores

I am super excited to share my HOPE Wall Hanger during this trying time of Covid-19 and with our communities starting to open up!!!
Crafting is a fabulous outlet for our soul whether we are part of the working force or at stay at home!
The fabulous thing is JOANN'S has an online shop as well as physical store! 

Begin by applying pretty paper to top of 8" chipboard circle!
Apply modeling paste over stencil with palette knife; let dry. 

Adhere chipboard to top of prepared circle. 

Apply Sensation Bronzed Anther Embossing Powder to "HOPE" using embossing ink; heat set with embossing gun. 

Adhere prepared "HOPE" to top of wall hanger. 

Die cut flowers  using die with DCWV Petal Paper
Layer flowers together and connect with a small brad; crunch flower petal paper up. 

Create different sizes of flowers using die and DCWV Petal Paper
Adhere to HOPE Wall Hanger when done. 
Add bow. 

Finish HOPE Wall Hanger with a small metal arrow and key!
I hope you are inspired to create a few Wall Hangers using DCWV Petal Paper from JOANN'S!
If you don't have an 8" chipboard circle you can recreate in a frame, on a scrapbook page, card or implement in so many other projects because the DCWV Petal Paper from JOANN'S is amazing!!!
REMEMBER to join us on The Designer Crafts Connection Blog to see all the fabulous DCWV Petal Paper projects! 
Enjoy, Pam

The Designer Crafts Connection  


DCWV Petal Paper
Emerald Creek Craft Supplies Green Sherbet Swirl Digital Paper
Emerald Creek Craft Supplies Bronze Anther Embossing Powder
Emerald Creek Flower Dot Brad
Small Brads
HOPE Chipboard
8" Circle Chipboard
Embossing Ink
Xyron Creative Station and Permanent Adhesive
Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
Metal Key and Arrow

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Purebred Mini Chipboard Album with Tags with Authentique and Xyron

Do you love your sweet pup or kitten? Well Authentique has a fabulous collection called  Authentique Purebred Collection! Today I will share photos on how to create a 6" x 6" chipboard mini album using the Purebred Collection along with Xyron Creative Station and Mega Runner! It is filled with tags and other little surprises to add all those fun doggy photos that we may have. 

Page 1: Cover your 6" x 6" chipboard pieces with Authentique Purebred pattern papers using your Xyron Creative Station with permanent adhesive; repeat on all chipboard pages. Create a band for the Page 1. (only secure on the sides so you will be able to slide tags underneath the band using Xyron Tape Runner with permanent adhesive) Cut staggering sizes of tags to lay on top of each other. (The largest is 4" x 6") Hold together with metal clip. 

Page 2: Cut 5" x 12" piece of pattern paper. Score at the 4" and 8" marks and cut the last 4" to create closure for the envelop; adhere the 4" sides together using Xyron Mega Tape Runner with permanent adhesive this will create a small envelop to measure 5" x 4" to place inside of mini album. Decorate the inside of the prepared envelop and remember to punch two holes on the fold side to place it in the rings.

Page 3: Decorate the back of prepared envelop.

Page 4: Cut three pieces of pattern paper; measuring 4" x 5", 4" x 4 1/4 " and 4" x 3 3/4". Adhere together at top to form waterfall page using Xyron Mega Tape Runner with permanent adhesive. Adhere waterfall page to Page 4. Decorate with Purebred Detail Elements, Epherema piece and border strip.

Page 5: Mat Epherema Journal piece to pattern paper; adhere to Page 5. Add Purebred Sticker bottom of journal piece. Add gemstones.

Page 6: Adhere Purebred pattern papers together; add a Epherema piece to front. Add pop dots on 3 sides to form pocket. Add to Page 6. Create a tag using Purebred Epherema Journal pieces. Slide into formed pocket.

Page 7: Cut 2 3/4" by 6" piece of pattern paper; adhere to prepared page on 3 sides to form pocket. Decorate with Purebred Detail Sticker. Add 2 Purebred Epherema Journal pieces inside of pocket.

Page 8: Cut two mats from pattern paper to measure 2 3/4" x 4", add pop dots on two sides, Repeat for each mat. Adhere to Page 8. Decorate with Purebred Details Elements along with gemstones. Create 3 narrow tags to measure 3" x 6". Hold together with small metal clip. Tie two at top of clip and slid tags behind the mats.

Back Cover: Decorate back cover with Purebred Detail Elements Sticker.

Decorate front of Paw Prints Mini Album with Purebred  Element Stickers, flowers and Epherema.
Put Paw Prints Mini Album together using jump rings and tie with ribbon. Thanks for stopping by today. Enjoy! Pam

Authentique Purebred Collection
I am Roses Crinkle Flowers
May Arts Ribbon and Twine
Xyron Mega Tape Runner with Permanent Adhesive
Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive
Metal Clips
Border Punch

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Smile Card

Happy Monday!!!
It is a new week, a new day...SMILE
Smell the flowers, chase the dragonflies!
of course make cards!!! 

Stamp the Sensations May Your Day Be Happy Stamp Set on white card stock with blank ink. 
Colored stamp image with markers. 
Mat on pattern papers and adhere to card front. 

Finish card front with clear gemstones and enamel dots. 
I hope you are inspired to create a few cards to make family and friends smile!!!
Enjoy Pam

Wild Whisper Sensations May Your Day Be Happy Stamp Set
Authentique Spectrum Pink Paper
Black Pattern Paper
Ranger Jet Black Ink
Green and Blue Enamel Dots
Clear Gemstones
5" x 6 1/2" Card Base
Copic Markers

Monday, May 18, 2020

Mixed Media Art Journaling with Creative Scrapbooker Magazine

Hey Creative Scrapbooker Fans! Pam Bray here today on the Creative Scrapbookers Blog! I am sharing a mini tutorial on how to create a mixed media art journal page using Ranger Distress Inks and Markers along with my newest Sensation Stamp Set from Wild Whisper over on the Creative Scrapbookers Blog! Stop by to see the tutorial! Enjoy Pam

Ranger Water Pen
Small Journal Epherema Piece

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Mom Card by Linda Pekrul

Are you still celebrating "MOM"...I think everyday should be a celebration of parents!!!
I love the sweet card that my friend Linda Pekrul from Blue Sky Scrapping Blog .

Linda created the Mom Card for the Wild Whisper Blog using my Sensations Collection from Wild Whisper!
 Make sure to check out all the details on the Wild Whisper Blog....
Thanks for stopping by