Create a sunset with the Nuvo Shimmer Powders by Natalie
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Hello! It’s me, Natalie, back with my second design team make featuring the ‘thanks’ stamp and die set from Diamond Press … as well as a few other bits and bobs from The Little Paper Tree, of course. As always, if you want to try your hand at this make, follow the product links at the bottom of this post.   So, to make this card follow these steps: Cut and fold a 5”x7” card blank from kraft cardstock, and … Read More

Thank You Emboss Watercolour with Video by Jeni
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Hi, it’s Jeni here. I have an easy watercoloured card tutorial and video to share today.  You can view the video by clicking HERE. Please give it a thumbs up and leave a comment if you enjoyed the card tutorial.  Now, onto the card. I used the new Blooming clear stamp set by Avery Elle and stamped using Versamark embossing ink onto a piece of Bristol Smooth card.  I used my anti static powder bag first – this will help … Read More

Misting with Stencils by Natalie – Mica Mist series
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Hello! It’s me, Natalie, back with tutorial two of my Nuvo Mica Mists series! Last week, I showed you how great these mists look on embossed card. This week, I’m going to show you how well they work on black card and through stencils. If you want to try out these sprays for yourself, follow the link at the bottom of this post. So, for this tutorial, I made one main card and a bunch of backgrounds, so you can … Read More

Techniques for Working with Nuvo Gilding Flakes – Two Card Tutorials + Bonus Card! by Laura
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Hello, crafty friends! Laura, here, on the blog today sharing two very different cards I made using the bold and beautiful Cuddles and Hugs Stamp by Concord & 9th, along with a few different techniques for working with the stunning Nuvo Gilding Flakes. And, if you can stick with me, I have a bonus card at the end! I created this first card design when a friend asked if I had a Valentine’s Day card that was “black and grey… … Read More

Colour Swatch Downloads
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You will be able to find all the marker and ink swatch charts we create for free download here. Simply, download the chart you wish and print out on your desired cardstock. If you encounter any problems with a download please leave a comment or email us.   Ink Swatch Chart DISTRESS OXIDE – Click here to download – currently being updated with the latest colours CATHERINE POOLER DESIGNS – Click here to download Updated 30/5/18   Marker Swatch Chart NUVO … Read More

Aged To Perfection Ombre Heat Embossed Card
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Hi, I have been playing with an ombre heat embossing technique and have a couple cards to share with you. I recorded both attempts at this card and uploaded them to our YouTube channel. You can watch this videos by clicking HERE and HERE. I trimmed a sheet on Neenah card in half length ways so it would be easier to hold. I inked up the background stamp with Versamark and put my card onto the stamp. Keeping one hand to … Read More

Floral Happy Birthday Card
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Hi, now that Christmas is over I can get back to my beloved floral stamps. I love colouring in flowers and have a one layer card to share with you today.  I stamped the big floral image onto Bristol smooth card with Versamark embossing ink and covered the sticky embossing ink with Classic Gold embossing powder.  I heat set the powder until it was all melted and smooth.  I used the Zig Clean Colour Real Brush markers to colour in … Read More

Embellishment Mousse through a stencil
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Hello, I have a fun and slightly textured birthday card to share with you today, although this could be for any occasion.  I wanted to try the Nuvo Embellishment mousse through a stencil to create a textured background.  I am working on Ranger watercolour card and using a Heidi Swapp stencil. I used the blending sponges by Nuvo to pick up the colour and ‘rub’ it through the stencil. I used Mother of Pearl on the top half of the card … Read More

Frosty Friends White on White
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Hello, I am so proud of this card, and a bit sad that I can’t make many more Christmas cards.  Are you enjoying the holiday season?  What are your favourite cards to make? Let in know in the comment section below. I used Neenah Solar white card and trimmed it to 11 x 14 cm and embossed with the Lawn Fawn Snowy backdrops die.  To emboss with your metal dies in the Big Shot you need to use Tab 1, … Read More

To My Love Christmas Card
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Hi, I have two clean and simple almost one layer cards to share with you today. I decided to make two cards so I could have a traditional colour scheme and a modern colour scheme. I knew I wanted to keep this card quite clean with lots of white space but I wanted some interest too.  I used the largest Cross-stitched circle die and embossed this with my Big Shot diecutting machine.  To emboss the die – I used Tab … Read More

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