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Saturday, January 7, 2012

CDS Product Parade January Stamps are here

Hello!   Wow, it has been a long time since I got to play with my stamps!  It was so much fun to get to sit and create last week.   
I am excited to share with you the first project I made with the Toucans of Love stamps. Cute little girl and boy toucans... you can stamp them together or individually.
There are several single sentiment stamps available that can be used with them, but sold separately too.
I stamped the toucan on watercolor paper and watercolored using the Tombow markers and a waterbrush.
I sewed the toucan panel and added the punched border to the base and sewed around that too.
I will have something to show you with the newest clear stamps for the next 3 days, so I hope you'll come back to see!   Hope you have a crafty weekend!
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SUPPLY LIST:
STAMPS: Toucans of love by CDS
CS/PAPER: 90 lb. Canson watercolor paper, CDS raging river, CDS tangelo smoothie, MME penny lane DP
INK: brilliance graphite black inkpad, Tombow markers N15, 476, 126, 925, 899, 249, 985
ACCESS./TOOLS: waterbrush, spellbinders circles dies, button, EK border punch, twine, gems, brads, sewing machine, foam dimensionals
COLORING: watercolor with markers and waterbrush on watercolor paper

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8 comments:

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

Fabulous... so cute and great vibrant colors Laurie!

Sue from Oregon said...

Love the vivid colors and cute layout! That reverse nestie is cool too!

Patti P. said...

What gorgeous colors and what a wonderful design...so glad you are having time to craft. Love your blog look!!

Patti J said...

Happy to hear that you have found some time for you, my friend! Your card is just beautiful! I love that stamp, and you've colored it, and layered it so vividly! The border, button, and baker's twine are the perfect finishing touches! (Along with the wee touch of bling!) Hugs...

The Stamper's Touch said...

Ooooo, how beautiful Laurie! Of course I love your coloring, that's a given! Fab color too!!!

Linda

Lisa Lara said...

Love your colors and dies you used Laurie.

Shell said...

Such a wonderful card! I sure wish I could figure out how to sew in a circle like that!!! Beautifully done. I love the added effect of the baker's twine, too.

Chrisd said...

Lovely ,lovely wish I could create something as sweet as that but have no machine to so those stitches.