What’s a throw down?
Every so often I like to challenge myself to use products that I’ve bought but not utilized. So today I did a “throw down”. Our Vienna stamp club has done this on several getaway weekends and they are a lot of fun.
Basically, you pick a stamp set, a few colors, a DSP pack or even a technique. You let the creative juices flow and see what you can come up with utilizing the items. The results are definitely worth it.
I picked the Touched My Heart Host Stamp Set for this project. I haven’t used this much other than a sentiment once. Time to get inky!
I then picked the color palette with a focus on Magenta Madness. I cut some cardstock and made a video!
Here is the color palette:
Dot Coloring Technique
Even once in a while, I will catch a YouTube video that really catches my eye. I recently watched a video by Jennifer McGuire where she demonstrated a card made with the Dot Coloring Technique. I don’t think this is a new technique as many artists use dots to make art but I loved how she incorporated into her card.
I really wanted to try this out so I made an “on the fly” video. I usually try out a project before I make a video but not this time! Let me know what you think of my throw down with this technique.Subscribe to YouTube
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Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine (Standard Size)
Demonstrator preorder (standard machine only): 4 August 2020
Customer launch (standard machine and replacement plates): 1 September 2020
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- The standard machine comes with all the plates you need to get started.
- The preorder will not include the replacement plates, but they will be available beginning with the customer launch on 1 September.
- The optional Magnetic Cutting Plate and Impression Mats will not be available during the demonstrator preorder or by the customer launch; we’ll keep you updated on their availability.
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|Item #149653||Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine|
This machine has a wide 6″ (15.2 cm) platform that works with all Stampin’ Up! dies and embossing folders.
Includes 1 Base Plate (Plate 1), 1 Die Plate (Plate 2), 2 Cutting Plates (Plate 3), and 1 Specialty Plate (Plate 4).
|$120||Demonstrator preorder: August 4-31|
Customer launch: September 1
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