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Saturday, November 8, 2014

PaperCrafter's Corner #75 & Moxie Fab World

Hi Everyone!
Wow! Seventy five challenges. I haven't done all of them....but, I've done a quite a few. Always GREAT Inspiration. 
And, here's this week's inspiration:


I love all the TREES!
There is a Stampin Up set called 'Lovely as a Tree" that will eventually (hopefully) become part of my collection. Until then I have in Inkadinkadoo stamp that also features trees. I used it and a Unity stamp to create my card.


I stamped the trees with StazOn then used watercolors for the background. Once dry I added color to the trees by dotting with Sharpies. I believe the technique is called pointillism.
I'm also entering this card for the  Tree-mendous Tree Challenge in the Moxie Fab World.
On the PCC blog Stephanie has a running series of posts about ORGANIZATION. Something we all need.I made an organizer a while ago from a cardboard box and patterned paper.
 It holds new washi, scissors, black ink, stickers, adhesives,all sorts of things. I have paper scraps with samples of the washi tape I keep stored in a box. I need to do something similar for my embossing folders.


Someone, I can't remember who, came up with the brilliant idea of using magnetic vent covers for holding metal dies. You can find them in Lowes & Home Depot. They're made by Frost King and sold in packs of 3-8x15 sheets.

I cut each sheet into 8x5 so one pack makes 9 sheets.

Hope to see your creations on  PCC soon!

5 comments:

  1. love the vent cover idea!!! that is brilliant :)

    your card is lovely, those trees are fabulous

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  2. Love your unique and beautiful card! I hadn't heard about the vent covers but thank you for telling us! I really don't have hardly any dies but will keep this in mind for the future. TFS!

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  3. Your coloring is beautiful! I've used vent covers for a number of years. I cut them to fit DVD cases. :o)

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  4. Love the coloring, gorgeous, the vent covers are inspired, wish i'd seen them before I bought something else!

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