Friday, February 11, 2011

Blogger’s Challenge and a video tutorial

For today’s Blogger’s challenge we were to use the theme “Love” since Valentine’s Day is just around the corner.

So I went ahead and made a lovely card *grin*. I mean, I made a card with LOVE in mind but didn’t make a traditional Valentine’s Day card. You want to scroll down below the photo of the card, so you can watch a little “Tip Video” as a bonus today.

Here is my card:

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Supplies

Stamps:
Always, Wheel “Friendly Words”

Paper:
Crumb Cake, Very Vanilla, Soft Suede

Ink:
Soft Suede, Early Espresso

Accessories:
Victoria Crochet Trim, Antique Brads, Dimensionals

Tools:
Scallop Border Punch

The following video is going to show you how you can convert the wheels into a regular STAMP. Lot’s of people shy away from using the wheels… but now they don’t have to do that anymore! 


I hope you’ve enjoyed this little tutorial and will start to use those wheels as stamps some more now…

16 comments:

  1. Elegant in gold! Such a beautiful sentiment!

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  2. Beautiful monochromatic vintage card!

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  3. I love those colors. Very muted and elegant.

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  4. What a beautiful and elegant card. Love it.

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  5. Claudia...it's gorgeous! I really love the muted colors and I may have to CASE this one! Thanks for the video too....I MISS your skills lady!!

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  6. Vert pretty- I lvoe the color you used and great idea to unmount the stamp.

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  7. I LOVE this lovely LOVE card :-)

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  8. I love your card, but thank you so much for giving me the impetus to 'de-wheel' my stamps! Seeing you do it made it look so easy, i don't know what I was worried about! Thanks!

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  9. What a beautiful card Claudia! I love the way that you did the sentiment! Thanks for the tutorial too! :D

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  10. Beautiful monochromatic--and non-traditional colored--Valentine!

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  11. very cute card, love that it's not the traditional Valentine's colors.

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  12. This is a wonderful and elegant card! I LOVE that heart--will never part with that set! One of these days I'll watch that viedo--as I too buy 2 of the wheels that I LOVE.
    Great projects--tfs them here!

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  13. Ohhh I am casing this!!! Fabulous CAS card! Sorry for not commenting earlier, I tried and Mr Linky wasn't working! It kept saying it was loading....

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  14. Playing comment "catch-up"...Lovely card. I love that heart image and how you used the wheel as well.

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