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Tuesday, 9 January 2018

My Favourite Things

For our first challenge of 2018 on Try It On Tuesday the theme is My favourite things, could be stamping or a favourite technique etc. Well for me it has to be stamping every time, I rarely make anything that doesn't involve stamping some where. My second favourite is making my own backgrounds be it with inks,paints, pan pastels or in this case Brushos, also at the moment I'm really into white embossing, there is a little on this card but it doesn't show up too well. All the stamps I've used are Lavinia or Inkylicious. (I really NEED more Lavinia stamps ! )

For my second card I've used Brusho again, white embossed the Hero Arts stamp , the wording is an Inkylicious stamp.  Hope to see your entries on our challenge.


  1. Two beautiful cards Joan and I love your backgrounds. Barbxx

  2. Stunning cards Joan and I also love Lavinia stamps!
    Lula xx

  3. Such beautiful cards! I love the vibrant Brushos and how you used the stamps with the white embossing - perfect ๐Ÿ˜. Wishing you a lovely week! J ๐Ÿ˜Š
    p.s. thanks for your warm welcome; it's an honour to join you on the TioT's team! J x

  4. Both cards are just WONDERFUL Joan! I love them!
    oxo Susi

  5. Both the cards look beautiful Joan. The stamps look lovely against the Brusho backgrounds.
    Yvonne xx

  6. Two beautiful cards Joan love the hero art one and how the white stamping has turned out,
    Babs x

  7. Fantastic cards, one lovelier than the other. Hugs, Valerie

  8. These are beautiful Joan! I think I need to get my Lavinia stamps inked again! Will you be heading to Happy Stampers again this year? Hugs,Chrisx

  9. Two gorgeous cards Joan, love the quote with the fairy dust.
    The white embossing really stands out on the dark background.
    Avril xx

  10. I love these backgrounds. You've inspired me to get a little more creative.


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