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Scraptastic Club Blog — The Story I Heard Stamp

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Cards Lea Lawson may 2014 may 2014 kits the story i heard add on The Story I Heard kit The Story I Heard Stamp

Hey everyone!!  Lea here today with a sassy & fun set of cards using both The Story I Heard Kit & Add-on.  These kits made me think of gossiping with my girlfriends (not mean gossiping...just the fun banter that only women understand) and just being silly together.  I've moved away from all of my best girlfriends, and these cards make me miss them so much!!  I am so looking forward to our visit home this summer when we can stay up late & chat to our hearts content!! One of the things I love most about working with kits is...

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Layouts and cards

the story i heard the story i heard add on The Story I Heard Stamp

Hi everyone, Susan Stringfellow here. Today I wanted to share a few of my creations with the May "The Story I Heard" kit, add on kit, and stamp set. I really love the lighter colors of this kit because I am pretty bad about taking dark photos and I am always looking for ways to lighten up my pages. This is just a fun fresh kit to play with.   Many of us are scrapbookers and also card makers. I am much more of a scrapbooker, but when I get toward the end of my kit with smaller pieces of...

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Altering Wood Veneer

Card Daylight Add-On Daylight Kit jocelyn olson May 2014 Kit Stamping The Story I Heard Stamp wood veneers

Hi! It's Jocelyn on the blog today.   The Scraptastic kits have some of the coolest wood veneers. I love the look of natural wood on some projects, but for others, I like to alter them. I did some experimenting and wanted to share some ways to alter the veneers and a few tips.   First up, inking and painting:    1. On the left, I simply covered the wood veneer with pigment ink (Fresh Ink). Dye ink works well, too, especially if you use a sponge for even coverage. The dye inks tended to show more of the woodgrain....

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