It’s Time for July’s Art du Jour!

Join Kate, Kim, and me next Tuesday, July 17th, for our monthly Art du Jour workshop at The Queen’s Ink! This is your opportunity to add to your greeting card stash and be prepared for any pop-up occasion. Drop in on your lunch hour, or on your way home from work, or come for the whole day (10:30 – 4:30)! At only $3.00 per project, it will be easy to build an entire card “library.” Work at your own pace, choose the styles that fit your taste and needs, and chill out with us…no tools required! Check out this month’s versatile offerings (below), then plan your day at The Queen’s Ink! Here is a peek at the cards on deck for Tuesday. Hope to see you there!

Rowhouse Greetings | One in a Chameleon by Lawn Fawn

Rowhouse Greetings | The Whole Herd by My Favorite Things (MFT Stamps)
Rowhouse Greetings | The Whole Herd by My Favorite Things (MFT Stamps)

Look At What You Missed! April Art du Jour at the Queen’s Ink

Last week, we had another fun filled day of coloring and cardmaking at The Queen’s Ink for their monthly Art du Jour. I had two cards available which were really simple to color and put together. Details are below. Mark your calendars now for the next Art du Jour on May 8th!

Check my teaching schedule for upcoming classes and events. I’ll be at Photo Scraps on Saturday, April 21st for Demo Day and on Sunday, April 22nd for another Copic card class featuring stamps and papers from Dare 2B Artzy. Hope to see you there!

Below are the supplies I’ve used for today’s project. Items marked with an asterisk (*) were provided by a store or the manufacturer for free or at a discount. All other items were personally purchased. Read more.

Supplies

Rowhouse Greetings | How Does Your Garden Grow by Dylusions Paper: Neenah Solar White 110#; Orange Plaid from the Fields of Joy Collection by Dare 2B Artzy; Bazzill Basics in Admiral
Stamps: How Does Your Garden Grow by Dylusions; Handwritten Quotes by Dina Wakely Media (Ranger)
Embellishments: Festival of Lights (sequins) by 28 Lilac Lane
Copics: Y32, Y35, Y38, BG11, BG13, BG15
Rowhouse Greetings | How Does Your Garden Grow by Dylusions Paper: Neenah Solar White 110#; Orange Plaid from the Fields of Joy Collection by Dare 2B Artzy; Bazzill Basics in Admiral
Stamps: How Does Your Garden Grow by Dylusions; So Much to Say by Lawn Fawn
Embellishments: Wink of Stella (clear) by Zig
Dies: Zig Zag Rectangle Stackables by Lawn Fawn
Copics: Y32, Y35, Y38, BG11, BG13, BG15

Join us for April Art du Jour at The Queens Ink featuring Dylusions, Ranger, and Lawn Fawn Stamps

Join me at The Queen’s Ink on Tuesday, April 10th for Art du Jour! Kate, Kim and I will have a variety of make and take cards, tags, and ATCs to help you build up your stash at this open house style event. We’ll be on hand from 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM so stop by on your lunch hour, on your way home from work, or stay all day! Work at your own pace and relax! Projects are $3.00 each and new projects are available each month.

The Queen’s Ink
Savage Mill Box 2048 | 8600 Foundry Street | Savage, Maryland 20763
phone(301) 497-9449 | websitehttps://queensink.com
Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 10:30 AM – 4:30PM

Here’s what I’m offering this month! Both cards feature stamps by Ranger with sentiments by Dina Wakely and Lawn Fawn. I will have markers on hand for you to share, but if you would like to bring your own, here’s the list of colors: Y32, Y35, Y38, B11, B13, B15. Just be sure you mark them with washi tape or some other identification.

Hope to see you there!

Rowhouse Greetings | How Does Your Garden Grow by Dylusions

Rowhouse Greetings | How Does Your Garden Grow by Dylusions

Look at What You Missed! Toadally Awesome by Lawn Fawn

On Sunday, we had a TOADALLY awesome class at Photo Scraps – lots of fun, laughter, and scrappy good times! We crafted three fun cards with minimal Copic coloring, but lots of great techniques and die cuts. Look at what you missed!

Check my teaching schedule for upcoming classes and events. I’ll be at Photo Scraps on Saturday, April 21st for Demo Day and on Sunday, April 22nd for another Copic card class. More details on both of these dates coming shortly.

Below are the supplies I’ve used for today’s project. Items marked with an asterisk (*) were provided by a store or the manufacturer for free or at a discount. All other items were personally purchased. Read more.

Rowhouse Greetings | Toadally Awesome by Lawn Fawn Paper: X-Press It Blending Card by Copic; Easter Floral (*) from the Hello Easter Collection by Echo Park Paper Co.
Stamps: Toadally Awesome (*) by Lawn Fawn; Simply Celebrate (*) by Lawn Fawn
Dies: Toadally Awesome (*) Coordinating Dies by Lawn Fawn; Simply Celebrate Coordinating Dies (*) by Lawn Fawn; Scalloped Box Card Pop Up (*) by Lawn Fawn; Meadow Borders by Lawn Fawn;
Copics: YG11, Y00, G00 (frogs); assorted colors for the flowers, log & lily pad.
Additional Supplies: Copic X-Press It High Tack Tape; Scrapbook Adhesives Thin 3-D Squares
Rowhouse Greetings | Toadally Awesome by Lawn Fawn Paper: X-Press It Blending Card by Copic; Lily of the Valley (*) from the Perfectly Plaid Spring Collection by Lawn Fawn
Stamps: Toadally Awesome (*) by Lawn Fawn; So Much to Say (*) by Lawn Fawn
Dies: Toadally Awesome (*) Coordinating Dies by Lawn Fawn; Mini Picture Frames (*) by Lawn Fawn; Scalloped Rectangle Stackables by Lawn Fawn
Copics: YG11, Y00, G00 (frogs)
Additional Supplies: Copic X-Press It High Tack Tape; Ranger Multi Medium Matte; Scrapbook Adhesives Thin 3-D Squares
Rowhouse Greetings | Toadally Awesome by Lawn Fawn Paper: X-Press It Blending Card by Copic; April Showers (*) from the Celebrate Spring Collection by Echo Park Paper Co.
Stamps: Toadally Awesome (*) by Lawn Fawn
Dies: Toadally Awesome (*) Coordinating Dies by Lawn Fawn; Meadow Borders by Lawn Fawn; Sentiment Label Strip (*) by My Favorite Things
Copics: YG11, Y00, G00 (frogs); assorted colors for the cattails
Additional Supplies: Copic X-Press It High Tack Tape; Scrapbook Adhesives Thin 3-D Squares

New Class! Sunday, March 25, 2018, 1:00PM – 3:00 PM – Photo Scraps featuring Lawn Fawn

Join me for a Toadally Awesome Copic coloring class featuring stamps and dies by Lawn Fawn.  In this workshop you’ll complete three cards suitable for a happy event or celebration. All necessary techniques are taught in class – the Copic coloring is super simple. Details are below. Seats are limited, so sign up today!

Photo Scraps
1213 Liberty Road | Eldersburg, MD 21784
phone: 410-549-5187 | web: http://photoscraps.blogspot.com
Sunday, March 25, 2018, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Please call Photo Scraps at 410-549-5187 to register.

COPIC MARKERS: The list below reflects the Copic markers that I will use in class. You can follow along using the same colors OR substitute colors based upon your personal Copic collection. Please bring all your markers to class and make sure your Copics are marked with Washi tape or some other means of identification.

PLEASE NOTE: Markers will NOT be supplied either by me or Photo Scraps. You must bring your own markers to participate in class. If you need markers, please contact Photo Scraps in advance of class. If you wait until class time, you may not be able to purchase the markers you need.

  • Y00: Barium Yellow
  • Y02: Canary Yellow
  • Y19: Napoli Yellow
  • YG11: Mignonette
  • G00: Jade Green
  • G02: Spectrum Green
  • R32: Peach
  • B00: Frost Blue
  • E51: Milky White
  • E55: Light Camel
  • E57: Light Walnut
  • 0: Colorless Blender

OTHER SUPPLIES:

  • Tape runner adhesive
  • Double-sided tape (I used Copic X-Press It High Tack Tape)
  • Liquid glue (I used Ranger Multi Medium Matte)
  • Foam tape squares (I used Scrapbook Adhesives Thin 3-D Squares)
  • Scissors

Rowhouse Greetings | Toadally Awesome by Lawn Fawn

Rowhouse Greetings | Toadally Awesome by Lawn Fawn

Rowhouse Greetings | Toadally Awesome by Lawn Fawn

Challenge Links: Lawn Fawn Fanatics