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Giving Thanks

Here’s a Thanksgiving theme card that I made using some great stamps from Unity stamp company and wonderful papers from Paper Temptress.  The papers are just so shimmery that I wish the image captured the real beauty of them!

The sentiment and the pumpkin where printed out on Neenah solar white classic crest.  […]

Beautiful Simplicity, and a Freebie

Hi everyone,m Ginny here.  I wanted to share a card(s) I made for formy recentt trip to  Ilion NY  for the Split Coast Stampers event in October, I joined the Black and White swap. I love working in Black and White – do you?  I used a classic Audry Hepburn image –        […]

Oh Bethlehem

I was trying to decide on a card for my post.  Patricia posted on facebook yesterday how beautiful some of the Paper Temptress cardstocks did with alcohol ink.  Sounded  like the perfect idea for my post.  The base for this card is  Pop Tones Whip Cream.  The shimmery silver for the second layer […]

Jack-o-Lantern

Here’s a quick and easy jack-o-lantern card to make, which can also be made as a pumpkin for Fall/Thanksgiving cards.

For this card, I started out using Amber Mica Metallic cardstock. I used the Pumpkin Fold-It die set to create the card.  Included in the set are various shapes for the face and layering […]

Happy Dia De Los Muertos

Here’s a quick and cute card that combines some great Hambly Studio Overlays from Paper Temptress to make a bright and fun festive card for Dia de los Muertos.  Some time ago, I shared a card and talked about Dia de los Muertos (and I am sure I have shared many more cards, but […]

Reverse Coloring

Hi There, This is Ginny Maxam.  Today I am going to demonstrate what I call ‘reverse coloring’!  for my card, I used  Heavenly White 120# Ultrasmooth in the 12×12 size, to print on and make my card base! I use a low-end Canon Pixma printer as my go-to workhorse printer and easily handles this […]

Masculine Cards on Kraft Paper, Alcohol Marker Coloring and Freebies

I needed two masculine cards for family members in the mail today talk about feeling rushed!

I pulled up a couple of favorite digitals and thought these would look great on Kraft paper and colored with alcohol markers;

I’ll show you the cards and then go over the details.

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Cable Knit Christmas

Christmas is sneaking up so I thought I would share my first Christmas card.

The base is Brown Basis.   The wreath was also cut from the Brown Basis.  I thought the Green Basis would make a great second layer.  The Green Basis was also used as second layer on the sentiment.  I used […]

Meet Morta Moon

Here’s another brand new stamp that would be great for Halloween from Sandra Caldwell. This image is called Morta Moon #1887.  I thought this image would look perfect in a greenish yellow tint.  I paired it with some gorgeous papers from Paper Temptress.

The gorgeous papers I am using on this card are […]

If I only had a brain.

Here’s a funny card to give you all a laugh today.  You all know I just love images with BRAINS in them, as well as, sentiments with the word brain, lol.  So I totally had to get these.   If you ever come across a brain stamp or a sentiment, let me know where […]