Monday, August 19, 2019

Guest Designer: Noga Shefer

Hi crafty friends, I am so thrilled to guest designing today for the amazing Evelin T Designs! I am really excited about it.

I made a unique bookmark for this GD. My bookmark featuring Reading Buddies. This set is just perfect addition to your stash!

To make this bookmark, I die cut a piece of Bristol smooth using a bookmark die.


I masked off and created the border by blending spun sugar distress oxide ink.
Next, I stamped two greeting from Reading Buddies using black ink. As a final touch, I added 5 stars sequins.


I hope you enjoy the project I created and feel inspired to create!
Have a wonderful day!
Noga

Monday, August 12, 2019

Happy Birthday From All of Us

Hello! Heather Hoffman here this morning with a card using the adorable Sneaky Kitties stamp set - a super fun and intricate image, perfect for coloring when you have lots of time to sit and doodle!


I don't often take time to slowly color in a detailed image like this, but I was talking on the phone with my parents one day, and started coloring, and before I knew it, we'd been on the phone for an hour, and this entire image was colored!


I added some little dots around the image with some of the same Copics I used to color the image - a great way to add a bit of interest to the background and have it easily coordinate!


I added a few details with a white gel pen, and then matted the panel with a bit of green cardstock and mounted on a kraft cardbase to finish off! Aren't those little kitties the CUTEST?!?!?


Thanks so much for stopping by today! Have a wonderful day!!!

Monday, August 5, 2019

Eat, Sleep, Read....


Happy August everyone.. Annette Allen here with you today and I am sharing a card I created using Reading Buddies. If you love to read you will love this set.


This set is available in the online store HERE.


I created the background using Ranger Oxide inks: Fossilized Amber and Twisted Citron. I used a misc die to create these fun windows for each image. The images are colored with Copic Sketch markers and die cut with my Brother scan n cut machine. I used some foam adhesives to pop the windows up. I love to give my cards some dimension. Totally simple card to create.

Make sure to stop by again next week for more fun Reading Buddies inspiration from the design team.

Thanks for stopping by.

Monday, July 29, 2019

Coffee + Kitties


Hello Hello!  It's Amy here with a couple cards that I'm so excited to share with you today.  First up is a card that combines the Coffee Art + Coffee Loving Critters sets:


I decided to do all my stamping with Memento Rich Cocoa.  I started off with some quick stenciling using Distress Oxide - Antique Linen.

I fussy cut the stacking mugs from Coffee Art and the bunny from Coffee Loving Critters.  I've actually been enjoying fussy cutting these days.  It's been super relaxing for me.


My copic colors I used:

R20
Y15 | Y19
BG13 | BG15
E0000 | E51


I heat embossed the sentiment from Coffee Art in white on kraft cardstock.   I mounted everything on an Aqua panel.  The middle stack of mugs, the bunny and the sentiment have all be adhered with foam squares.

I went ahead and whipped up an extra card especially for today.  I wanted to use Sneaky Kitties and send my girl [the green thumb] some happy mail:


The image has been stamped with Versafine Onyx on Bristol.  It has been colored with Zig Clean Color Markers.



If you've been following me for any length of time, you'll know that green is my favorite color.  It was so relaxing to color this.  For this I colored zig on zig.  I blend with a lighter zig marker.  Do you see the random pops of Zig English Lavender?


I'm super happy how this turned out and think it will make my girl smile. 

Thanks so much for stopping by today!
amy



Monday, July 22, 2019

Coffee Critter Card Set

Hello! Heather Hoffman here this morning - and if you haven't noticed, I kind of love to make sets of cards sometimes! Especially when some of the images and sentiments on a stamp set are so cute that I can't decide which one to use. When in doubt, use lots of them! I used a combination of Coffee Loving Critters, and mixed in a couple sentiments from Coffee Art for these cards I'm sharing today!


I started off by trimming card size panels of watercolor cardstock in half, to make mini canvases for the fronts of my cards.


Next, I paired the images and sentiments that I wanted to use, and stamped them in Versafine Onxy Black Ink with my MISTI on those watercolor panels I had created.


I colored them in with my watercolors, and left them to dry for a bit.


Once they dried, I added a thin black mat around each one. Finally, I adhered them with foam adhesive on white cardbases.


I love how the simple design lets these fun images just really shine! And it makes it super quick to put several cards together at the same time, but they are all a bit different - perfect for giving as a gift set or putting in your stash for when you need a card!


Thanks so much for stopping by today! Have a wonderful day!!!


Monday, July 8, 2019

Coffee Love....


Happy hello Evelin T. Designs friends... Annette Allen here with you today to share two fun cards I created using Evelin T. Designs: Coffee Loving Critters and Coffee Art stamp set. This month the design team is featuring these two stamp sets so make sure to join us every Monday for more fun inspiration.

Now lets get started... On this first card I used both Coffee Loving Critters and Coffee Art stamp sets.


I colored up these adorable images with Copic Sketch Markers and added a little highlights and a few polka dots using a white gel pen.  I cut out the images using my Brother scan n cut machine. I used a die and some pretty designer paper for the background and with some foam adhesives I added my images to the card. I love to give my images some dimension. 


This card was created using Evelin T. Designs: Coffee Loving Critters. How cute are those cupcakes? I colored the images with Copic Sketch Markers and again cut with my Brother scan n cut machine. 


I sprayed some Ranger Distress Oxide on the background and added some pretty designer paper. The picture frame was added using foam adhesives. I also added some polka dots with a white gel pen. 

Two simple cards and totally fun to create with these adorable stamps. 



Thanks for stopping by.

Monday, July 1, 2019

Guest Designer: Wanda Guess

Hi, Wanda Guess here and I'm so excited to be on Evelin T Designs' Blog today! I'm sharing a sweet and cheerful birthday card made with the really cute stamp set called Coffee Loving Critters! My finished card is an A2 size.
I added a layer of pretty pink gingham paper, then one white layer, and then a tag. I like to create visual interest with paper layers. One of my favorite techniques! I stamped two bears and three cupcakes in Archival Ink. I used Distress Ink pads and a water brush to loosely watercolor everything.
Then I fussy cut out the images with my detail scissors. I added some glittery glue to the tops of all the cupcakes. I splattered some pink ink onto the tag and then stamped the sentiment onto the tag. The sentiment is from the Coffee Art stamp set. Everything is affixed to the card with foam tape.
Finally, a few enamel dots to finish off the card! The perfect birthday card for any age. Thanks for having me as a guest Evelin!!

Monday, June 24, 2019

Friend You're One of a Kind


Hi crafty friends! It's Keeway and I'm excited to be guesting on the blog today to share wtih you a fun shaker card using the adorable Sneaky Kitties. I stamped this large image of the kitties in the foliage in a dark brown hybrid ink and colored it with copic markers. Then I used my ScanNCut to cut out the image.

I created a window using a Reverse Stitched Scalloped Circle Window die out of Spiffy Speckles pattern paper in purple. I also die cut the sentiment 'friend' using the SSS Friend Outline die out of purple glitter card stock and white card stock. I inlaid the white pieces in the purple outlines and added it below the kitties. And right below that, I stamped the sentiment 'you're one of a kind' from the Sneaky Kitties stamp set.

I decided to make this into a shaker card. The bottom layer was ink blended with Bundled Sage and Antique Linen distress oxide ink, then I used foam tape to frame off the area behind the window. I added so fun iridescent sequins and sealed it off with a layer of acetate. Finally, added my front panel to the card and mounted the entire piece onto a top fold A2 vertical base card. That's it folks! Hope you enjoyed today's dose of inspiration and have a great week!

Monday, June 17, 2019

Two Simple Cards...


Well happy hello Evelin T. Designs friends.... Annette Allen here with you today and I am sharing two cards created using Evergreen Foliage and Alpha Blocks.


This first card was created using Evergreen Foliage. I created a simple watercolor background and stamped these pretty images and sentiment on the background after it dried completely. I added a bit of white opaque to the little leaves. I wanted them to really shine on the card. 



Next up I created a card using Alpha Blocks. I love this fun set because you can create any greeting, sentiment that you want. I first used a misc. stencil and Ranger Oxide inks to create a colorful background. I added some NUVO Blue Topaz Glimmer Paste on top of the stenciled background. 



I stamped all the letters to create HAVE A BEAUTIFUL DAY and cut with my Brother Scan n Cut machine. Next I added some foam adhesives to the back to give each letter some dimension. 

Two simple cards and totally fun to create.

Thanks for stopping by.
Have a blessed day!

Monday, June 10, 2019

Evergreen Foliage Card Trio

Hello! Heather Hoffman here this morning to share a trio of cards featuring the beautiful Evergreen Foliage paired with some fun Distress Ink blending! I basically wanted to recreate one of the designs I made for the release last month, and try some different color combos!


This design is perfect for one layer cards that are easy to mail - always nice to have in your stash! I masked off the top and bottom of each card, and used two different colors of distress ink for each one.


I tried to use colors that would blend fun in the center to almost make it look like I had used 3 colors instead of two.


I also added a good splatter of Perfect Pearls mixed with water for some texture and shine before removing the mask. This next one I didn't have a great seal on my mask, so a bit of the color leaked under on the bottom, but I don't think it looks to bad anyway, so I didn't bother redoing it.


Once I removed the mask and allowed them to dry a bit, I lined up all the fun images from Evergreen Foliage in a row using my MISTI to assembly line stamp each of them.


I finished off with a mix of sentiments - all from the same Evergreen Foliage stamp set - LOVE how there are a great variety of sentiments in this stamp set as well!


Thanks so much for stopping by today! Have a wonderful day!!!

Monday, June 3, 2019

Have a Beautiful Day! featuring Evergreen Foliage


Hi! It's Evelin here today and I would like to share a short Video with you on how I created this card using our Evergreen Foliage stamp set. I love the process of how this card came to be and I hope that you will click on the video link and join us over at our YouTube channel to watch it!

Hope that you will be inspired to create your own version of cards using the technique that I am sharing in my video. Please use the hashtag #evelintdesigns on Social Media if you use any of our stamp sets in your creations for a chance to be featured.

Till next time!

Monday, May 27, 2019

Evergreen Foliage and Alpha Blocks



Hello Evelin T Design Fans!  It's Amy with my first design post.  I'm so excited to show you what I made especially for today!  I'm featuring the Evergreen Foliage and Alpha Blocks sets.


My card front consists of 5 layers.  I love to incorporate layers for added interest without the additional bulk of foam adhesive.  Today's card also includes cork layers.


I've been paying more attention to the interior of my cards.  I added an additional greeting.  Don't you just love the Alpha Blocks set?  The options are endless!



I'm pretty sure that everyone loves Happy Mail!  I kept my overall color palette the same.  

What are some of your favorite color combos?  I'd love to hear from you!