It's Me, JD

Crafts/DIY

Valentine’s Ombre Pink Card – Love Us

This card could be used for valentine’s day, an anniversary, or a “just because” card. I used distress ink to ink blend with the mini ink blending tool: the one with the circle sponges. With ink blending you have to make sure to keep your proportions right. Otherwise you could miscalculate and the whole card […] Read more…

YOLO Ink Blended Card

I’ve been searching forever for a nice bold alphabet stamp that was sans serif. I finally found it and I knew the perfect phrase to make with the stamp. YOLO. “You Only Live Once.” This card is perfect for a younger person (or perhaps an older person who “gets it”). It can be a motivational […] Read more…

Shoot For the Moon Ombre Pattern Card

I stumbled upon the perfect moon stamp that wasn’t a crescent and actually gave some dimension to the moon. Space and galaxy themes are popular in arts and graphics, cards especially. This was a layering stamp that I used different shades of grey to stamp with. With the assistance of a MISTI stamping tool, layering […] Read more…

Thank You Magnolia Card Using Zig Watercolor Brush Markers

One of my favorite techniques for coloring is using Zig Clean Watercolor Brush Markers. They come in a variety of colors and they are so easy to use. You can also dilute the ink from the marker to create different tones and shades from one color. The tip is also a brush tip, so it’s […] Read more…