Magical Butterflies by Alexander Renke

Hi Crafty Friends,

Butterflies are so beautiful and elegant and that is exactly how Alexandra Renke made these Magical Butterfly dies. These butterflies have expansive wings with delicate cutouts to create a lovely graceful look. This card design uses vellum and alcohol inks to capture this elegance.

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Awesome Radiant Bloom and New Alcohol Inks

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I am just popping in real quick to send you a greeting. This one is for you, our readers, ‘cuz you’re AWESOME!  The card design uses a few new stamps and dies from the new release by Penny Black. The big sketchy flower stamp, Radiant, is perfect for being the center of attention and the Diamond Cut die creates a wonderful backdrop!

Oh, and don’t miss tomorrow’s post when we feature a suite of gorgeous designs by Heather Telford, an amazing talent and artist.

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Love You Hearts and Alcohol Inks

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Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and there are so many wonderful stamps and dies to help make the day even more festive. Today’s card design is using a new stencil by Altenew called Flowing Hearts. I combined the intertwining arabesque design with alcohol inks and got a colorful, dimensional and artsy look.

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A Merry Holiday Ornament

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Today’s card design is a big, beautiful ornament that is sure to bring a smile to any holiday recipient. It is made using the Concord & 9th Ornamental dies and a few vibrant alcohol ink colors. The ornament die has wonderful cut-outs to enhance the design and makes it a natural for a shaker.

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Creating a Birthday Celebration Card with Alcohol Inks and Foiling

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We have a fun card for all the Martini or Cosmopolitan lovers! We created an alcohol ink background with gold foiling and used the My Favorite Things Celebrate Speech Bubble die and Martini Window and Shaker die.

Watch the video for step-by-step instructions!

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YAY! For Yupo by Heather Telford

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Heather Telford is with us today and she is sharing two fun and creative cards using alcohol inks and gold foil. Her results are stunning! We just love how she incorporates the gold foil with the luscious colors of the inks. The foil gives it just the perfect amount of shine!

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Penny Black Melody Makers and TaeEun

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We are over-the-moon excited to have TaeEun of Rainbow In November blog visiting today. She is a fabulous colorist! Just take a look at her color magic in this card. These alcohol ink colors just jump off the card!

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Foiled Hexagons by Heather Telford

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Have you heard? Heather Telford and The Foiled Fox are hosting a SPARKLE card challenge! We are encouraging all of you to get your SPARKLE ON and whip up your favorite sparkly creation! Enter by clicking the BLUE FROG BUTTON at the end of this post.

To inspire you and help get the creative juices going, Heather is featuring her own sparkle magic today.

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Alcohol Inks and Rosali

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Rosali of ilovestamping Instagram fame is visiting today and she has a fantastic alcohol ink project to share! Rosali’s creativity and talent are boundless and always so much fun.  So grab your favorite beverage and ENJOY!

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Playing with Alcohol Inks with Laurel Beard

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We are pleased as punch to welcome Laurel Beard back with us today. She has been having lots of fun with her alcohol inks and is sharing one of her beauties with us… and bringing a ‘how-to’ video – Woohoo!!

I am sure most of you know Laurel. She is the bubbly, fun one that keeps us entertained and educated on all the latest. But in case you missed some, check out her project, video and mini bio below. Then, be sure to pop over to her blog for some extra excitement!

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