Tuesday’s Tips & Techniques – Spritzed Watercolor Background

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 Today’s Tuesday’s Tips & Techniques is a fun new technique I call Spritzed Watercolor Backgrounds. It’s fun to stumble upon a new technique and even more fun to share it with my followers. I was playing around with the Stampin’ Up! Spritzers and decided to give them a try with the Read More

Autumn Days

Monday, May 31, 2010 Today’s card is a maculine card using the stamp set Autumn Days.? The technique used on this card is Watercoloring with the Watercolor Crayons direct to stamp.? This is a fun technique to use with your solid image stamps like this set.? All you do is multicolor your stamp with the Read More

Watercolor Wash Technique and Video

Sunday, May 30, 2010 Today’s post is a new technique to me and I love it.? It is so quick and easy and creates the perfect background for those scenic type stamps.? Here is the finished card and the Video will show you the technique: In the video I said the stamp set I used Read More

Watercoloring with Watercolor Crayons

Thursday, May 27, 2010 Today’s card is from the Techie class where I showed them how to use the Watercolor Crayons to color in a line stamped image.? I am by no means a Watercolorist.? ?I see so many Beautiful watercolor cards out there and I’m so jealous, but I do the best I can Read More

Last Day of the Holiday Extravaganza Sale!

December 1, 2008 Today is the last day to take advantage of the Holiday Extravaganza Sale!? The All in the Family Bundle is all sold out!? To view the flyer on the specials just click HERE.? To place your order go to:? gcalkins.stampinup.net and click on Shop Now then click on the picture of the Read More

Autumn Harvest

November 30, 2008 In keeping with the Bundles I found a sample my Card Club did using the Autumn Harvest stamp set.? This is in the Seasonal Stamper’s Bundle (item 116221) – 40% off.?? If you know me, then you know this stamp set is going out of the box for me. ?I am not Read More