New IO Challenge!

New Impression Obsession Challenge – Happy Flowers!

To enter the challenge go to the  Impression Obsession blog (all the details are there!). A random challenge card will be selected to showcase on the IO blog AND you can to enter to win a $25 gift certificate to IO just by playing!

My card uses: C13125 Splatter 1, F17030 Paint Splatter, C13287 Brushstroke 2 , E17013 Smallest Step and D13299 Crochet FlowerSmall Step Jeanne_Streiff WM

Look at what the IO Girls made!

  Anna Wight
Daniela Dobson
Dina Kowal
Ellen Taylor
Jeanne Streiff <– You are here
Jenny Gropp
Karen Amidon
Kittie Caracciolo
Laura Fulcher

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Brinsea Mini Eco Hatching Egg Incubator

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Quick and easy card using the March Club set stamps and dies from The Stamps of Lifebicycle2stamp.

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Friends

I’m going to show you how to make a mixed media card with a little acrylic paint, die cuts and Copper Metallic Cardstock 105# from paperandmore.com.

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I started by thinning down white and turquoise acylic craft paint with a little water and splattering a pooling a little paint. The Copper Metallic 105#  worked perfectly for this technique. I cut the Copper Metallic Cardstock  4″x 51/4″.Friend 1 Jeanne_Streiff_edited-1

I then painted another piece of Copper Metallic 105# with some simple lines and dots leaving a little copper color showing through.Friend 1a Jeanne_Streiff_edited-1

I painted another piece of Copper Metallic  and  used a die cut to cut out a fun squiggle shape and heart from  Scribbles and Splats with my Sizzix Big Shot and Sizzix Magnetic Platform.Friend 2 Jeanne_Streiff_edited-1Friend 2a Jeanne_Streiff

I die cut my phrase (Thinlits Die Set Handwritten Love) from Copper Metallic 

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The heart (Sizzix Scribbles and Splats) was die cut using Classic White 100#

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I cut Classic White 100# 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ (half sheet of 8 1/2 x 11″) and then scored and folded it in half for my card back. I attached the Copper panel and the die cuts as shown. I finished my card off with a few metallic sequins from Taylored Expressions.

Here is a closer look at my finished card.Friend close Jeanne_Streiff_edited-1

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