Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Forest Christmas - Scrapping Cottage

Good Morning Scrapping Cottage Friends!

We are so happy that you stopped by to visit with us today!! I am showing you a die from the Part 2 Christmas release today.  In this release there are 29 different designs and everyone of them is unique and very detailed.

Very soon you will be seeing examples from our Christmas Part 3 and Halloween dies.  These dies are already in the store with a 25% discount!  There is also an exclusive die that can only be purchased through the online store.  So make sure you stop by the store to see our sweet Dakota the Huskey!!

Here is my card for today hope you like it!

Design Steps:
1.  Use an A2 white card base and a slightly smaller piece of red card stock.  Glue the red card stock 
to the base and set aside

2.  Cut a piece of white card stock 4 x 5 1/4 and stamp the background using a forest stamp with Versa Mark.  
 3.  Emboss with white diamond embossing powder set with a heat gun

 4.  Use blue inks and sponge over the embossing.  After completing the inking wipe it off with a paper towel

5.  Use the Merry Christmas w/ Deer Family die and cut out the deer in brown, the banner in red and the fawn and trees in white 
 6.  Ink shadows onto the large deer and color the fawn with a marker and add small white dots to fawn.  Color all of the hoofs black with marker
7.  Add shadow to the birch trees with grey ink
8.  Add the die cut pieces to the background

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Thanks so much for stopping by!  And make sure to take some time to be creative!!


Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Warm Wishes! - Scrapping Cottage

Hello Scrapping Cottage Friends

Before we get started I wanted to let you know we now have more new dies in the store.  Christmas Part 3 has arrive and some adorable Halloween dies as well.  Both of these sets are on sale for a limited time at 25% off.  So make sure you don't miss out on this great sale on new dies!!

I am using a die from the Christmas Part 2.  It can be used for a Christmas card, a thank you or even a winter birthday.

Design Steps:

 1.  Cut out the pieces in white card stock using the Coffee & Cocoa Warm Wishes die
2.  Use your favorite markers to color the pieces.  I used my copics
 3.  After you have colored the pieces assemble each cup.  Add glitter to the cups if you desire
 4.  Use an A2 white card base, cut a slightly smaller piece of red card stock and glue it to the base.  Cut a piece of snowflake DP slightly smaller then the red card stock.  Glue it to the red card stock
 5.  Using white card stock cut a doily using the Tea Time Doily die.  Glue it to the middle of the snowflake paper
6.  Pop up the three cups as shown on top of the doily
7.  Cut out warm wishes twice and glue them together.  Position them on the card as shown below and add glossy accents then glitter.  Your card is complete!

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As always thanks for stopping by!  We really appreciate your visit and take time to get crafty!


Monday, September 17, 2018

Fall Treats! - Dare 2B Artzy

Good Morning Dare 2B Artzy Friends!

 I am so happy to be sharing with you today.  I just love all the fall papers and matching dies!  Here is my little project for today.

Design Steps:
1.  Use a small gift box as your base.  Cut out your papers from the Fall Harvest Collection to fit around the box then glue down
2.  Cut the pieces for the top out of matching card stock and glue down
3.  Using the Fall Harvest Collection and the matching dies to cut out two leaves and an acorn
4.  Attach the leaves to the top portion of the box and add a small leaf charm
5.  In the lower left corner add a button tied with brown thread
6.  To complete the box add a raffia bow

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Thanks for stopping by!  We are so happy you did!


Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Santa's Visit - Scrapping Cottage

Hello Scrapping Cottage Fans!

 I am so happy that you have stopped by to visit!  Our Design Team is showing cards from the Christmas part 2 release.  And guess what for a short time they are on sale for 25% off!!  And Christmas part 1 is also still on sale so don't miss out!

Here is my card for today!  I am in love with the Christmas Village 1 and 2!
Designer Steps:

 1.  Cut a piece of white card stock 4 1/2 x 3 3/4 and sponge in the sky using TH distressed inks
 2.  Stamp the Santa Sleigh on to the sky

 3.  Next cut two pieces glitter paper to make the snowbanks. Glue them together and then glue them just below the sky
 3.  Use the Christmas Village 1 and 2 to cut out the buildings making sure you save all the pieces because I left a few in place

 4.  Glue yellow card stock behind the houses to give them a glow
 5.  Mount the scene to a slightly bigger piece of blue card stock

 6.  I decided that I needed a moon so I punched a 1 1/8 inch hole into a post it note and used it as a mask.  Then I sponged it with yellow ink
7.  Mount the panel to the front of the card using dimension tape and add glitter! Your card is complete
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I am so excited that you took the time to stop by!  Please make sure you take some time to use your creative juices!!

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Snowmen! - Scrapping Cottage

Good Morning Scrapping Friends!

 Make sure your check out the store because part 2 of the Christmas release is in the house! The card I made for you today is from Christmas part 1.   All of these new Christmas dies are so amazing and the detail is unbelievable! The best thing about all these wonderful dies is that right now they are 25% off but just for a limited time! Don't miss out on this fantastic sale!

Design Steps:
 1.  Cut out all of the pieces using white card stock and the Snowman Lane die.  Color all of the pieces with your favorite pencils or markers
 2.  Use an A2 white card base and then cut a slightly smaller piece of snowflake DP.  Using the Wacky Stitched Rectangle second from the largest cut out the center of the DP
 3.  Mount the frame made from the DP to the front of the card using Dimension tape next glue the cut rectangle flat to the center of the frame
 4.  Begin to add the pieces into the frame add the snow, snowman then the fence as shown
 5.  To add dimension place one of the snowmen outside of the frame and continue to all the rest of the pieces: Mailbox, sign and the third snowman
 6.  Add all of the snow to the scene and the small pieces to the mail box.  I added some additional snow to the base of the card
7.  I added some small black pearls for the snowmen's eyes and some Stickles glitter to the piles of snow for some sparkle.  Stamp your sentiment and the street sign and your card is complete!

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As always we love it when you come to visit us!  Thanks again and make sure you take some time out for yourself to be crafty!