100-Year-Old Postcards & Creating My Own Postcards

Hello everyone! Happy Thanksgiving! Today’s post and video is all about postcards and family. I have an old book of vintage postcards that my Grandma Florence collected throughout her life. I’m also showing my old book of postcards that greatly pales in comparison to my grandma’s–Lol! Her old postcards have a fun, Victorian feel to them and mine are very common, but it serves as a journal of-sorts, reminding me of all the fun places I’ve visited.

I’m also creating two of my own postcards. In one of the art stores I visited I ran across a watercolor pad of postcards. It inspired me to created my own postcards. You can definitely use your own paper to create postcards, but I like this little pad of pre-made postcards because it has a place printed out of where to put the stamp, message and address.

These are basically one -layer cards. You can’t add any dimension, but it forces you to be super creative to add lots of interest to you cards. A lot of my grandmother’s cards were embossed, and I tried this technique on my first postcard. I also noticed a theme playing through my grandmother’s postcards. They featured little vignettes surrounded by flowers. On my second card I tried to mimic this with my scarecrow as my vignette, and I surrounded him with a diamond shape and sunflowers.

I had a ball creating these cards, and I’m definitely going to be doing it again. What a great thing to send to somebody–a handmade postcard to add to their book of collections.

Thanks for stopping by, everyone! I’m wishing you all a wonderful day and a fabulous Thanksgiving! Sending crafty hugs!!

 

2019 100 yr Old Postcards THUMB

Postcard #1: Thanksgiving Scene

I stamped this with my pad of VersaFine Clair Ink in the color Fallen Leaves. I love this ink because it’s waterproof and it a very dark brown color. I then pulled out my palette of Daniel Smith Watercolors and had fun painting in this darling little scene. I used a scallop die to emboss around my scene, and then I blended on some gold Delicata Ink and then some Vintage Photo ink around the sides.

IMG_9119

Postcard #2: Scarecrow Vignette with Sunflowers

This postcard is my favorite. I love scarecrows and sunflowers, and I really enjoyed putting this one together. It did involve a lot of stamping and masking, and then I drew a diamond shape around my scarecrow using a square die and a ruler. I pulled out my Arteza Watercolor Brushes to paint in this scene. I didn’t use an aqua brush on this postcard; I wanted to keep my water use down to a minimum to prevent warping. I blended the various colors of my Arteza brushes together. I did add a little bit of color around the sunflowers and also around my scarecrow. I love how vibrant this postcard turned out.

Arteza Watercolor Brushes: Scarecrow – Face – Ginger, Placard – Chocolate, Straw – Lemon Yellow & Sunset Yellow, Sunflowers – Lemon Yellow, Bumblebee Yellow & Orange Rust, Flower Centers – Peach & Chocolate, Leaves – Green Tea, Olive Green & True Blue,

IMG_9121

You’ll find my process video below! You can watch it here or over on my YouTube Channel in HD.

 

Featured Products:

Thanksgiving Scene Stamps Pretty Pink Posh: https://amzn.to/33rjIcJ

Fall Signs Stamps Pretty Pink Posh: https://amzn.to/2XPqOXp

Sunflowers Stamps Pretty Pink Posh: https://amzn.to/2XQwIY4

Jackie’s Craft Table Glue: https://www.etsy.com/listing/726802710/jackies-craft-table-glue?ga_order=most_relevant&ga_search_type=all&ga_view_type=gallery&ga_search_query=jackies+craft+table&ref=sr_gallery-1-4&organic_search_click=1

Olive and Oak Styling Mats: https://www.etsy.com/listing/662738170/styling-board-linen-double-sided?ref=related-2&frs=1

Art Mediums:

48 Real Brush Pens

 

US: https://arteza.com/collections/markers/products/watercolor-real-brush-pens-set-of-48?a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=71ef2756

 

EU: https://arteza.co.uk/collections/markers/products/watercolour-real-brush-pens-48-colours?a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=db5de56a

Daniel Smith Watercolors: https://amzn.to/2Oopdo8

Faber Castell Polychromos Colored Pencils: https://amzn.to/321nolC

Prismacolor Pencils: https://amzn.to/33kJK1A

White Gel Pen: https://amzn.to/2orx4Y0

Tools

Mini Misti: https://amzn.to/2LpHJva

Original Size Misti: https://amzn.to/2A8jbjA

Magnets: https://amzn.to/2NShv60

Wagner Heat Tool: https://amzn.to/2nvUpHx

Fiskars Paper Trimmer: https://amzn.to/2NR4Xvw

Score Board: https://amzn.to/2NSMA9z

Cutter Bee Scissors: https://amzn.to/34EWamG

Jewel Picker: https://amzn.to/2N6NsIj

Blending Brushes: https://amzn.to/2AYumf8

Foam Blending Tool: https://amzn.to/35naIHB

Sizzix Big Shot Machine: https://amzn.to/2N8nkN0

PenBlades: https://amzn.to/2IEUPT9

Mini Die Cut Machine: https://amzn.to/33jJcZI

Inks & Adhesives:

VersaFine Clair Fallen Leaves Ink: https://amzn.to/2nvTzuo

Vintage Photo Distress Oxide Ink: https://amzn.to/2IBU79i

Gold Delicata Ink: https://amzn.to/35DHdAQ

Jackie’s Craft Table Glue: https://www.etsy.com/listing/726802710/jackies-craft-table-glue?ga_order=most_relevant&ga_search_type=all&ga_view_type=gallery&ga_search_query=jackies+craft+table&ref=sr_gallery-1-4&organic_search_click=1

Scotch Foam Tape: https://amzn.to/2LrZppX

Score Tape: https://amzn.to/2pj0Tdy

Kokuyo Dotliner: https://amzn.to/2LqAkvq

Kokuyo Refills: https://amzn.to/2LALkoI

Post-It Note Masking Tape: https://amzn.to/2oiw9cx

InkaDinkaDo Masking Paper: https://amzn.to/31Z9Erq

Paper:

Strathmore Watercolor Paper Postcards: https://amzn.to/34lOi8V

Some of the links above are affiliate links, which means I receive a small commission on sales at NO EXTRA COST to you. Thank you!

Arteza Watercolor Half Pans Review | Floral Card Project

Hello everyone! I hope you are all having a lovely day! I have another watercolor paint review for you. Arteza very generously sent me their 36 Half Pan Watercolor set. They are beautiful paints! I wanted to use them on a floral card, and I thought this stamp set from Memory Box would be perfect. I love a big floral stamp–this one completely covers an A2 size card. This is a stamp I purchased from Simon Says Stamp during their Stamptember celebration.

2019 Arteza Pan Watercolors Card THUMB

I inked it up with VersaFine Onyx Black Ink which is a waterproof ink. I stamped in onto a piece of Arteza 100% cotton watercolor paper, and then I  had a ball coloring this beautiful image with these beautiful paints. They are highly pigmented, vivid, and a dream to work with.

IMG_8954

After my painting was dry, I inked it up again with the same ink and poured on some clear embossing powder. After I melted the embossing powder, this made my stamp lines crisp and shiny, and it added a lot to my card project. I cut down my panel with a 5 1/2 X 4 1/4 faux stitch die. It was hard for me to cut down this image, but I used a leftover scrap from this panel on the inside on my card.

IMG_8953

You can watch the whole process in my video below. You can watch it here or over on my YouTube channel in HD.

Thank you for stopping by, my crafty friends!!

Supply links & Coupon Code

Use this 10% OFF coupon code: JackiesCraftTable3

ARTEZA US Site: http://arteza.com/?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable

ARTEZA EU Site: https://arteza.co.uk/?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable

This coupon code is valid until November 25th, 2019

Visit the ARTEZA YouTube channel for inspiration: https://www.youtube.com/arteza

The links below will take you to specific products that I mentioned in this video:

Featured Products:

Arteza Watercolor Premium Artist Paint 36 Half Pans:

US: https://arteza.com/collections/paint/products/watercolor-set-of-36-premium-half-pans-assorted-colors?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=3dad20cc

Arteza Watercolor Pad 100% Cotton:

US: https://arteza.com/collections/sketchbook-paper/products/watercolor-pad-100-cotton-14-sheets?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=ad781b16

Arteza Water Brush Pens:

US: https://arteza.com/collections/artist-brushes/products/water-brush-pens-set-of-6?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=1ba5c237

Jackie’s Craft Table Glue: https://www.etsy.com/listing/726802710/jackies-craft-table-glue?ref=shop_home_feat_1

Pretty Pink Posh Water Droplets 4mm: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Pretty-Pink-Posh-4MM-CLEAR-DROPLETS-small-PPP111?currency=USD

Pretty Pink Posh Water Droplets 6mm: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Pretty-Pink-Posh-6MM-CLEAR-DROPLETS-medium-PPP112?currency=USD

Tools

Mini Misti: https://amzn.to/2LpHJva

Original Size Misti: https://amzn.to/2A8jbjA

Magnets: https://amzn.to/2NShv60

Wagner Heat Tool: https://amzn.to/2nvUpHx

Fiskars Paper Trimmer: https://amzn.to/2NR4Xvw

Score Board: https://amzn.to/2NSMA9z

Cutter Bee Scissors: https://amzn.to/34EWamG

Jewel Picker: https://amzn.to/2N6NsIj

Sizzix Big Shot Machine: https://amzn.to/2N8nkN0

PenBlades: https://amzn.to/2IEUPT9

Mini Die Cut Machine: https://amzn.to/33jJcZI

 Inks & Adhesives:

VersaFine Onyx Black Ink: https://amzn.to/2qGdGav

Jackie’s Craft Table Glue: https://www.etsy.com/listing/726802710/jackies-craft-table-glue?ref=shop_home_feat_1

Scotch Foam Tape: https://amzn.to/2LrZppX

Kokuyo Dotliner: https://amzn.to/2LqAkvq

Kokuyo Refills: https://amzn.to/2LALkoI

Other Supplies:

Clear Embossing Powder: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Simon-Says-Stamp-EMBOSSING-POWDER-CLEAR-Fine-Detail-ClearEP1-ClearEP1

Embossing Bag: https://amzn.to/2LoDPlV

Mason Jar Plate: https://amzn.to/2Ln4lfw

Some of the links above are affiliate links, which means I receive a small commission on sales at NO EXTRA COST to you. Thank you!

Scrapping for Less | October 2019 Flavor of the Month Card Kit Reveal | Christmas Around the World

75086829_10157836379468615_8751927491251142656_o (1)

I was an elementary school teacher for many years. During Christmas time for Social Studies we studied Christmas traditions around the world. This was my absolute favorite time of the year with my students. So, for our Christmas Around the World card kit I have chosen my most favorite countries we studied to feature.

Mexico: Great food and wonderful traditions centered around Papa Noel.

Sweden: St. Lucia was my favorite tradition in Sweden we studied.

Australia: My students got the biggest kick out of the fact that it was hot and summer there during Christmas.

Germany: Of course what would a study be without studying the origin of the Christmas tree.

Please sit back and enjoy the elements we put together for our Christmas Around the World Flavor of the Month Card Kit. Make sure you leave our designers some love on their blog and hop back to the SFL blog to enter the Rafflecopter. You can purchase the kit on Scrapping for Less on the Subscription page.

____________________________________________________________________________________________
Hello, everyone!
Welcome to my blog! I am guest designing for Scrapping for Less for their October Flavor of the Month Card Kit. I designed a card for each of the four different collections included in this kit. Check out my process video below! I love Scrapping for Less’ card kits, especially their October kits because they are Christmas themed. It’s a great kit to help you get started on your Christmas cards.
I really love the theme of this year’s kit–Christmas around the world. There are so many fun and unique stamps, papers and crafty goodies inside. I especially love the Papa Noel Stamp along with the Feliz Navidad sentiment! For each of these cards I used one of the Card Sketches that Scrapping for Less provides.
Here is my process video for these cards! You can watch it here or over on my YouTube channel in HD.

Card #1: Papa Noel
I stamped out Papa Noel on some Stonehenge colored pencil paper–see link below. This paper is fabulous to use with your color pencils of choice. It’s smooth, but it has a fine texture that pulls the pigments off your colored pencils. I used odorless mineral spirits and blending stumps to smooth out my coloring.
IMG_8876
Card #2: Santa in Australia
For this card I stamped out the images on a circle die cut, and I used Arteza alcohol Markers to color it in.
Here are the markers I used: Santa – Pale Peach; Trunks, Beard & Ball of Hat: White Diamond, Cloudy Gray; Trunks & Hat – Red, Ruby Red, and Apple Green; Surf Board – Lime Green & Tuscan Sun; Beach – Jasmine Yellow & Beach Sand; Ocean – Arctic Blue
IMG_8878
Card #3: Easy Ephemera and Pattern Paper Card
This card was the quickest of the set to create. This card leans heavily on the cuteness of the pattern paper and ephemera pieces, and they support it well! I love all the pattern papers in these collections!
IMG_8880
IMG_8882
Card #4: O Christmas Tree Card
I love a great tree stamp, and this one really tickled my fancy. I stamped it out with some green Ombre ink that gives it even more dimension and interest. I stamped the star with yellow ink.
IMG_8883
Next on the Blop Hop is Stacy from Craft-a-holic Momma!
Thank you for hopping along with us! Have a wonderful weekend!

Supply Links:

Scrapping for Less Card Kit Subscription Page:https://www.scrappingforless.com/subscriptions.htm

Jackie’s Craft Table Glue: https://www.etsy.com/your/shops/JackiesCraftTable/tools/listings/726802710

Art Mediums:

Arteza Everblend Alcohol Markers 120 Set: US: https://arteza.com/collections/markers/products/everblend-art-markers-alcohol-based-set-of-120?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=fa1eb31d

EU: https://arteza.co.uk/products/everblend-art-markers-set-of-120?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=d7b0ef18

Arteza Everblend Art Markers 60 set:
US: https://arteza.com/collections/markers/products/everblend-art-markers-set-of-60?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=712fc9f4

EU: https://arteza.co.uk/collections/markers/products/arteza-everblend-art-markers?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=7327b062

Faber Castell Polychromos Colored Pencils: https://amzn.to/321nolC

Tools

Mini Misti: https://amzn.to/2LpHJva

Original Size Misti: https://amzn.to/2A8jbjA

Magnets: https://amzn.to/2NShv60

Wagner Heat Tool: https://amzn.to/2nvUpHx

Fiskars Paper Trimmer: https://amzn.to/2NR4Xvw

Score Board: https://amzn.to/2NSMA9z

Cutter Bee Scissors: https://amzn.to/34EWamG

Sizzix Big Shot Machine: https://amzn.to/2N8nkN0

PenBlades: https://amzn.to/2IEUPT9

Mini Die Cut Machine: https://amzn.to/33jJcZI

Inks & Adhesives:

VersaFine Onyx Black Ink: https://amzn.to/2qLdDKB

Hero Arts Green Ombre Ink: https://amzn.to/2NcY31J

SSS Intense Black Ink: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Simon-Says-Stamp-Premium-Ink-Pad-INTENSE-BLACK-ink065?currency=USD

Hero Arts Embossing Ink: https://amzn.to/2LrjPz2

Jackie’s Craft Table Glue: https://www.etsy.com/your/shops/JackiesCraftTable/tools/listings/726802710

Scotch Foam Tape: https://amzn.to/2LrZppX

Score Tape: https://amzn.to/2pj0Tdy

Kokuyo Dotliner: https://amzn.to/2LqAkvq

Kokuyo Refills: https://amzn.to/2LALkoI

Post-It Note Masking Tape: https://amzn.to/2oiw9cx

Paper:

Neenah Solar White 110 lb Card Stock: https://amzn.to/2Q20E3a

Stonehenge Paper for Colored Pencils: https://amzn.to/2qLdPJP

Other Supplies:

Alabaster White Embossing Powerder: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Brutus-Monroe-ALABASTER-Ultra-Fine-Embossing-Powder-BRU2470-bru2470bm

Embossing Bag: https://amzn.to/2LoDPlV

Mason Jar Plate: https://amzn.to/2Ln4lfw

Gamsol Odorless Mineral Spirits: https://amzn.to/2WiSuTQ

Blending Stumps: https://amzn.to/2p2Hmyd

Scallop Dies – Lawn Fawn: https://amzn.to/2PfW1AK

Some of the links above are affiliate links, which means I receive a small commission on sales at NO EXTRA COST to you. Thank you!

Arteza Watercolor Pencils & Paper Review | Hello Bluebird Pumpkin Time Stamps

Hello everyone! Thank you for stopping by! I am reviewing Arteza’s watercolor pencils and their 100% cotton watercolor pad today. I’m also using a darling stamp set from Hello Bluebird called Pumpkin Time. Thirdly, because of one the the sentiments from this stamp set, I’m also going to talk about one of my favorite authors, L.M. Montgomery.

Let’s start with the Arteza Watercolor pencils & paper first. Watercolor pencils is one of my favorite mediums to use. They give you a lot more control than pan watercolors, and they’re fun to use, especially if you like colored pencils like I do. I have a few different sets of watercolor pencils, and I’m very happy to add Arteza’s set to my arsenal.  They sent me the 72 pencil set, and I love the bright and vibrant colors. They look beautiful on the paper even before you activate them with your paintbrush. The watercolor paper they sent along with them is 100% cotton which I prefer to use these days. I used to enjoy using Canson XL watercolor paper, and it’s not a bad paper, but once I tried out all cotton papers, it’s hard to go back. The colors blend and move so beautifully on 100% cotton papers. They are more expensive, but as a card maker, the paper lasts me a long time.

Here is a link to the free swatch chart I created for these pencils:

Arteza Watercolor Pencils Swatch Chart

The stamp set that I chose to use with the Arteza watercolor pencils and paper is from Hello Bluebird. This is the first time I’ve used one of their stamp sets. I love fox images, and this fox is pushing a wheelbarrow of pumpkins! I just couldn’t resist it. All of the sentiments in this set are beautiful, especially one in particular.

The sentiment I used on my card says, “I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” This was written by L.M Montgomery–famous for her Anne of Green Gables series. I have very fond memories of reading these to my grandmother who had failing eyesight and couldn’t read anymore. After the PBS series came out in the 80’s, they started re-publishing all of Montgomery’s other works. I gobbled them up. One of my favorites is “The Blue Castle.” It’s sad and funny, and I’ve read it several times. A close second of my favorites is Jane of Lantern Hill. I also really love the Emily of New Moon series. All of her books are great reads!! Let me know if you’ve read any of these, or if you do decide to read one, let me know how you liked it! I love book talk!

Here is a picture of the Octoberesque card I created using all the products I mentioned above. It’s was so fun using Arteza’s watercolor pencils, and I love how the card turned out!

Here is a list of the Arteza Watercolor Pencils I used: Fox – Pumpkin, Blood Orange, Cinnamon, Smoke & Pink Macaroon; Vest – Pewter & Charcoal; Scarf – Moss & Pink Macaroon; Pumpkins – Pumpkin, Blood Orange & Matcha; Wheelbarrow – Burnt Ochre, Charcoal, Pewter, Espresso; Mouse – Elephant Gray & Pink Macaroon;  Leaves – Honey, Pumpkin, Blood Orange, Moss, Matcha, Burnt Ochre

IMG_8849

IMG_8850

Here is the process video showing how I created this card. You can watch it here or over on my YouTube channel in HD. I hope you have a lovely day!

Supply Links:

Featured Products:

Arteza Watercolor Pencils 72 Set:

Professional Watercolor Pencils – Set of 72

Arteza Watercolor Pad 100% Cotton:

US: https://arteza.com/collections/sketchbook-paper/products/watercolor-pad-100-cotton-14-sheets?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=ad781b16

Arteza Water Brush Pens:

https://arteza.com/collections/artist-brushes/products/water-brush-pens-set-of-6?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=1ba5c237

Hello Bluebird – Pumpkin Time Stamps: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Hello-Bluebird-PUMPKIN-TIME-Clear-Stamps-hb2218-hb2218?currency=USD

Hello Bluebird  – Pumpkin Time Dies: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Hello-Bluebird-PUMPKIN-TIME-Die-Set-hb2219-hb2219?currency=USD

Jackie’s Craft Table Glue: https://www.etsy.com/your/shops/JackiesCraftTable/tools/listings/726802710

Tools

Mini Misti: https://amzn.to/2LpHJva

Original Size Misti: https://amzn.to/2A8jbjA

Magnets: https://amzn.to/2NShv60

Wagner Heat Tool: https://amzn.to/2nvUpHx

Fiskars Paper Trimmer: https://amzn.to/2NR4Xvw

Score Board: https://amzn.to/2NSMA9z

Cutter Bee Scissors: https://amzn.to/34EWamG

Jewel Picker: https://amzn.to/2N6NsIj

Blending Brushes: https://amzn.to/2AYumf8

Foam Blending Tool: https://amzn.to/35naIHB

Sizzix Big Shot Machine: https://amzn.to/2N8nkN0

PenBlades: https://amzn.to/2IEUPT9

Mini Die Cut Machine: https://amzn.to/33jJcZI

Inks & Adhesives:

VersaFine Onyx Black Ink: https://amzn.to/2qGdGav

Hero Arts Embossing Ink: https://amzn.to/2LrjPz2

Tattered Rose Distress Oxide Ink: https://amzn.to/2PdYED9

Wilted Violet Distress Oxide Ink: https://amzn.to/2PgalZS

Delicata Gold Pigment Ink: https://amzn.to/2Peeqhh

Jackie’s Craft Table Glue: https://www.etsy.com/your/shops/JackiesCraftTable/tools/listings/726802710

Scotch Foam Tape: https://amzn.to/2LrZppX

Score Tape: https://amzn.to/2pj0Tdy

Kokuyo Dotliner: https://amzn.to/2LqAkvq

Kokuyo Refills: https://amzn.to/2LALkoI

Post-It Note Masking Tape: https://amzn.to/2oiw9cx

Paper:

Neenah Solar White 110 lb Card Stock: https://amzn.to/2Q20E3a

Other Supplies:

Grass Dies by Lawn Fawn: https://amzn.to/2Jhnpuk

Alabaster White Embossing Powerder: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Brutus-Monroe-ALABASTER-Ultra-Fine-Embossing-Powder-BRU2470-bru2470bm

Embossing Bag: https://amzn.to/2LoDPlV

Mason Jar Plate: https://amzn.to/2Ln4lfw

Some of the links above are affiliate links, which means I receive a small commission on sales at NO EXTRA COST to you. Thank you!

Pumpkin Latte Fall Themed Cards 2019 | Newton’s Nook

It’s time to create some fall-time cards!! I found this darling stamp set from Newton’s Nook called Pumpkin Latte, and I just love the images in it!! I started out with one design and then mixed it up to create 4 cards with this fabulous stamp set.

Image6

Card #1: Latte Lady

I started out with my background for this card. I used several Distress Oxides to blend out a background for my latte lady. I colored in the images with some alcohol markers from Arteza. I used the coordinating dies to cut everything out, and then I simply adhered them to my card base. I heat embossed the sentiment with white embossing powder.

Arteza Everblend Art Markers: Skin – Pale Peach, Peach, Apricot; Coat – Carolina Blue, Sapphire Blue; Pumpkins – Yellow Ochre, Sienna Brown, Vermilion, Pumpkin Orange, Apricot; Skirt – Peaches & Cream, Dolphin Gray; Hair – Jasmin Yellow, Yellow Ochre, Ginger; Boots – Ginger, Hazelnut Brown

Image4

Card #2: Latte Lady with Pumpkins

The background on this card is darker than the first one because I blended on a lot more distress oxide. I used more images that I colored in with alcohol markers. This card is very similar to the first one.

Arteza Everblend Art Markers: Skin – Pale Peach, Peach, Apricot; Coat – Carolina Blue, Sapphire Blue; Pumpkins – Yellow Ochre, Sienna Brown, Vermilion, Pumpkin Orange, Apricot; Skirt – Peaches & Cream, Dolphin Gray; Hair – Jasmin Yellow, Yellow Ochre, Ginger; Boots – Ginger, Hazelnut Brown

Image5

Card #3: Stamped Pattern Background Card

I love creating stamped pattern backgrounds. I used pigment ink to do this, as it stamps out dark and crisp without a stamp positioner. I blended on some carved pumpkin Distress Oxide ink to create a focal point for my latte lady.

Image7

Card #4: Latte Lady on Kraft Card Stock

This card is different from the other 3 because I stamped my images on to kraft card stock and colored them in with some Faber Castell Polychromos pencils. I used a banner die cut to spotlight my latte lady.

Colored Pencils: Skin –   Coat – Cold Grey II, Cold Grey III, Cold Gray IV, Cobalt Blue; Pumpkins – Cadmium Orange, Dark Cadmium Orange, Light Yellow Ochre, Caput Mortuum, May Green, Olive Green Yellowish; Jeans – Cobalt Blue, Prussian Blue Hair – Burnt Siena, Raw Umber, Dark Naples Ochre

image9.jpg

Here is my process video! You can watch it here or over on my YouTube Channel in HD!

 

Thank you for visiting my blog! Have a wonderful Day!

Supply Links:

Featured Products:

Pumpkin Latte Stamp Set: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Newtons-Nook-Designs-PUMPKIN-LATTE-Clear-Stamps-NN1908S02-NN1908S02?currency=USD

Pumpkin Latte Dies: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Newtons-Nook-Designs-PUMPKIN-LATTE-Dies-NN1908D02-nn1908d02

Harvest Mix Jewels: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Pretty-Pink-Posh-HARVEST-MIX-Jewels–hrmxjewpp?currency=USD

Pink & Main Glossy Dots: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Pink-and-Main-RAINBOW-Glossy-Dots-PMGD02-pmgd02?currency=USD

Jackie’s Craft Table Glue: https://www.etsy.com/your/shops/JackiesCraftTable/tools/listings/726802710

Art Mediums:

Arteza Everblend Alcohol Markers 120 Set: US: https://arteza.com/collections/markers/products/everblend-art-markers-alcohol-based-set-of-120?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=fa1eb31d

EU: https://arteza.co.uk/products/everblend-art-markers-set-of-120?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=d7b0ef18

Arteza Everblend Art Markers 60 set:
US: https://arteza.com/collections/markers/products/everblend-art-markers-set-of-60?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=712fc9f4

EU: https://arteza.co.uk/collections/markers/products/arteza-everblend-art-markers?utm_source=postaffiliatepro&utm_medium=affiliate&a_aid=Youtube_JackiesCraftTable&a_bid=7327b062

Faber Castell Polychromos Colored Pencils: https://amzn.to/321nolC

Glitter Pen: https://amzn.to/2MmCOdy

White Gel Pen: https://amzn.to/2orx4Y0

Tools

Mini Misti: https://amzn.to/2LpHJva

Original Size Misti: https://amzn.to/2A8jbjA

Magnets: https://amzn.to/2NShv60

Wagner Heat Tool: https://amzn.to/2nvUpHx

Fiskars Paper Trimmer: https://amzn.to/2NR4Xvw

Score Board: https://amzn.to/2NSMA9z

Cutter Bee Scissors: https://amzn.to/34EWamG

Jewel Picker: https://amzn.to/2N6NsIj

Blending Brushes: https://amzn.to/2AYumf8

Foam Blending Tool: https://amzn.to/35naIHB

Sizzix Big Shot Machine: https://amzn.to/2N8nkN0

Mini Die Cut Machine: https://amzn.to/33jJcZI

Inks & Adhesives:

VersaFine Clair Fallen Leaves Ink: https://amzn.to/2nvTzuo

Hero Arts Embossing Ink: https://amzn.to/2LrjPz2

Squeezed Lemonade Distress Oxide Ink: https://amzn.to/33kGeEG

Carved Pumpkin Distress Oxide Ink: https://amzn.to/33hrjuC

Vintage Photo Distress Oxide Ink: https://amzn.to/2IBU79i

Chipped Sapphire Distress Oxide Ink: https://amzn.to/321y03U

Jackie’s Craft Table Glue: https://www.etsy.com/your/shops/JackiesCraftTable/tools/listings/726802710

Scotch Foam Tape: https://amzn.to/2LrZppX

Kokuyo Dotliner: https://amzn.to/2LqAkvq

Kokuyo Refills: https://amzn.to/2LALkoI

Post-It Note Masking Tape: https://amzn.to/2oiw9cx

InkaDinkaDo Masking Paper: https://amzn.to/31Z9Erq

Paper:

Neenah Solar White 110 lb Card Stock: https://amzn.to/2Q20E3a

Stonehenge Kraft: https://amzn.to/2ICOt6T

Other Supplies:

Alabaster White Embossing Powerder: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Brutus-Monroe-ALABASTER-Ultra-Fine-Embossing-Powder-BRU2470-bru2470bm

Embossing Bag: https://amzn.to/2LoDPlV

Mason Jar Plate: https://amzn.to/2Ln4lfw

Faux Stich Banner Dies: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Simon-Says-Stamp-STITCHED-BANNERS-Wafer-Dies-SSSD111584-Among-The-Stars-SSSD111584?currency=USD

Wonky Stitch Rectangle Dies: https://mftstamps.com/products/wonky-stitched-rectangle-stax-die-namics?_pos=4&_sid=4dbedfb45&_ss=r

 

Some of the links above are affiliate links, which means I receive a small commission on sales at NO EXTRA COST to you. Thank you!