Peace Christmas in July Mixed Media Tag with Creative Scrapbookers Magazine

Hi everyone!!! 
It is that time…let the Christmas tag making begin!!!
Who doesn’t love snowmen!

Photo 1: Die cut one snowman from the Snowman Box Die; adhere scarf and snowman together. Photo 2: Apply embossing ink to snowman; apply Marshmallow Rock Candy to top; place carefully into melting pot. Turn melting pot on and allow embossing powder to melt. 

Repeat for scarf using Berry Mojito Rock Candy. (Allow embossing powder to cool before removing form melting pot.)

Photo 3: Place Argyle Stencil on tag; apply Peacock Feathers Distress Ink to top.
Photo 4: Apply Antique Linen Distress Ink to top of prepared tag.
Photo 5: Lay Bubbles Stencil on prepared tag; apply bead gel to top with palette knife; dry. Lay Speckles Stencil on prepared tag; apply Picket Fence Distress Paint to top. Dry.

Photo 6: Cut piece of pattern paper to fit behind tag; adhere together.
Photo 7: Add prepared snowbank and snowman to top of tag.

Die cut tree from Woodland Thinlit Die from pattern paper;  adhere under snowman.

Adhere pattern paper to foam; die cut “Peace” from Vintage Tidings Thinlit Die. Add to prepared tag. 

Die cut arms, hat, and nose of snowman from matboard and pattern paper; adhere pieces to snowman. Add black gemstones. Die cut Paper Snowflakes from pattern paper; add to front of tag. Place enamel dots in center of snowflakes. 

Tie metal “winter” adornment to tag with twine. Die cut Crochet Thinlit Die from pattern paper; adhere under prepared tag.

Adhere metal store adornment to top of tree

Finish tag with ribbon.

Make one or make a trio…it is always fun to create Christmas in July! Enjoy Pam

Ranger Distress Inks: Antique Linen, Spiced Marmalade, Peacock Feathers
Ranger Archival Jet Black Ink
Ranger Glossy Accent
Ranger Picket Fence Distress Ink
Sizzix #664178 Crochet Thinlit Die
Sizzix #6600978 Woodland Thinlit Die
Sizzix #661605 Vintage Tidings Thinlit Die
Sizzix # 66159 Paper Snowflakes, Mini
Sizzix # 664511 Snowman Box Die 
Sizzix #656492 Matboard
Stampers Anonymous Stencil: Argyle, Bubbles, Speckles
Wild Whisper Winter/Christmas Collection
Emerald Creek Craft Supplies: Berry Mojito and Marshmallow Rock Candy
Emerald Creek Craft Supplies: Eggnog Crème Aroma
Enamel Dots
Black Gemstones
Winter and Star Adornments
Golden Glass Bead Gel
XL Chipboard Tag
Ranger Melting Pot
Embossing Ink
Blending Tool
Xyron Adhesive
Foam Adhesive
Natural Twine
Teal and Burgundy Ribbon


May Your Day Be Happy Mixed Media Art Journal

 May Your Day Be Happy…
What better way to be happy but to get a bit inky!!!
I am sharing a mini tutorial on how to create a mixed media art journal page using Ranger Distress Inks and Markers along with my newest Sensation Stamp Set from Wild Whisper!

Begin by stamping the May Your Day Be Happy Sensations Stamp Set multiple times on the journal page using jet black ink from Ranger.

Mask off the stamp images and ink journal page with several colors of distress inks using a blending tool. Repeat until you get the back ground colors that you are happy with.

Sensations 12 x 12 Designer Paper in both 12 and 6 sheet packs
Sensations Flair
Sensations Stamp Set
Sensations Bronzed Anther Embossing Powder

Stamp background images on prepared background with jet black ink and Mowed Lawn Distress Inks.

Apply distress inks using water pen to images.

Continue with changing distress inks to finish flowers and dragonflies.

Color smaller leaves and flowers with inks and markers using water pen.

Adhere small printed Epherema piece to prepared journal page.

Stamp sentiment with ink on white card stock; ink to match the journal page. 
Adhere to prepared art journal page. 
Happy Art Journaling! 
 Enjoy Pam

Wild Whisper/Pam Bray Designs Sensation Stamp Set
Blank Page Muse/Pam Bray Designs Memories Stamp Set
Ranger Distress Ink: Abandoned Coral, Vintage Photo, Mowed Lawn, Fossilized Amber
Seedless Preserve, Broken China, Ground Express
Ranger Distress Markers: Peacock Feathers, Festive Berries, Mowed Lawn
Ranger Jet Black Archival Ink
Ranger Dylusion Creative Journal 
Ranger Water Pen
Small Journal Epherema Piece

Enjoy the Journey Mixed Media Tag

Enjoy the Journey…Rule the World Mixed Media Tag.
 I created an easy tag by using products in my stash that you might also have in yours. 
I also included a few new ones that are easily available or that you might incorporate a product you have in your stash.
I began by running a piece of mat board through my Xyron Creative Station Light using permanent adhesive.
Photo 1: Apply Barn Door and Wild Honey Distress Ink on craft mat; mist with water and dab 5×8″ white card stock through inks. Dry. Adhere to prepared paper to top of adhesive mat board.
Photo 2: Die cut tag from prepared mat board.
Photo 3: Stamp dragon fly, sentiment and background images to top of prepared of tag.
Photo 4: Lay Bubbles Stencil on top of prepared; apply Barn Door Distress Ink to top using blending tool.
Photo 5: Apply Picket Fence Distress randomly to top of stencil; dry.
Photo 6: Color dragonfly images in with Distress Markers.
Photo 7: Distress edges of prepared tag with Distress Tool; apply Wild Honey around distress edges of tag.
Photo 8: Print “Rule the World” sentiment by getting a download from Emerald Creek Craft Supplies! (Emerald Creek Craft Supplies and Pam Bray Designs is offering Digital Designer Paper and Sentiments). Add to top of tag with pop dots.
Photo 9: Apply embossing ink randomly around edges of prepared tag; add Bronze Anther Sensation Embossing Powder to top. Heat Set. (Bronze Anther Sensation Embossing Powder is my newest embossing powder that is available with Wild Whisper it is a part of my Sensations Designer Collection)
Photo 10: Apply Barn Door and Wild Honey Distress Ink to mat; mist with water and drag seam binding ribbon through ink. Dry. Add ribbon and metal brad to top of tag. Enjoy the Journey and always remember to Rule the World! Pam
XL Tag Die
Blank Page Muse Memories Art Background Stamps
Blank Page Muse Large Dragonfly
Ranger Distress Inks: Wild Honey and Barn Door
Ranger Distress Markers: Spiced Marmalade, Peacock Feathers, Tea Dye
Ranger Archival Tuxedo Black Ink
Ranger Picket Fence Distress Ink
Stampers Anonymous Bubble Stencil
Blending Tool
Distress Tool
Metal Brad
Seam Binding
Xyron Creative Station Light with Permanent Adhesive
Embossing Ink
White Card Stock

Hello Slimline Card

Hello everyone!!!
Have you seen all of the slimline cards lately!
Well I have 
I came up with one using my Sensations Collection from Wild Whisper
created a slimline folio with it! 
by cutting a piece of pattern paper to measure 12″ wide by 8 1/2″ long; score at the 4″ and 8″ marks.
Fold to create the slim line card.

Scallop punch one edge of the Cut Apart Epherema piece.
Add  to front of slimline card to create enclosure
Add clear gemstones.
Fussy cut one of the doilies from the pattern paper; add ribbon underneath. 
Add to front of slimline card with pop dots. 
Add second center of doily to top of first with pop dot. 
Fussy cut butterfly add to top of doily. 

Tie in pretty bow. 
Stamp Hello and leaves from the Sensation Stamp Set with black ink. 
Color small flowers in with markers

Circle punch random size circles to place one front to slimline card. (Make sure to slide a few under images that already placed. 
Fussy cut larger flower from Sensation Stamp and leaves from cut apart sheet; adhere to front of card. 

Add one of the Sensations Cut Apart Epherema pieces to inside cover of card.
Add one of the fussy cut butterflies to card. 

Middle section of inside of card has a hidden gift card. 

To form cut piece of pattern paper to 7 1/2″ wide by the width of the gift card you are using; go slightly so the gift card will fit nicely in center of card. Fold. 
Cut honeycomb from Sensations Cut Apart Paper to form closure; adhere behind prepared gift card. 
Adhere to inside middle of Slimline card. 

Add gift card. 

Fussy cut images from Sensation Pattern Paper; add to bottom back slimline page. 

Tie close when done. Enjoy making super easy Slimline Cards with Wild Whisper Sensations Paper. Pam

Wild Whisper Sensations Designer Paper Collection
Wild Whisper Sensations 4 x 6 Stamp Set
Ranger Jet Black Ink
Scallop Border Punch
May Arts Burgundy Ribbon
Xyron Mega Tape Runner
Pop Dots

All Roads Lead You Home with DCC Members and Makers Movement
Are you ready to join the fabulous designers sharing their Makers Movement projects!!!
I am sharing my “All Roads Lead You Home” Notebook using Makers Movement Scalloped Nested Square Nesting Essential Die Set and Wish You Were Here Stamp Set.

All Roads Lead You Home Notebook

Stamp front and back of precut notebook chipboard. 
Stamp Wish You Were Here Stamp from set using VersaMark.
Apply Aroma Eggnog embossing Powder; heat set. 

Apply embossing ink to bind on prepared notebook; apply Sensations Bronzed Anther embossing Powder. 
Heat Set; repeat again.

Apply Distress Speckled Egg over prepared notebook. 
Ink edges.

Punch holes at the top and bottom of prepared notebook.

Die cut two of the square dies from the Scalloped Nested Square Nesting Essential Die.
Stamp smaller square with Wish You Were Here Stamp Set using black ink. 
Apply Speckled Ink Distress Ink to top. 
Adhere together; add to front of notebook with pop dots. 
Add small metal plane to top. 

Stamp “All Roads Lead You Home” to pattern paper using black ink. 
Mat to pattern paper border; add to front of notebook with pop dots. 
Add Sensation Flair to front of notebook. 

Adhere pattern paper to inside of prepared notebook. 

String elastic through holes in band; tie to form to elastic pieces.

 First Composition Notebook
Decorate two small composition notebooks with pattern paper. 

Fussy cut pieces from pattern paper and stamp sentiment from Wish You Were Here Stamp Set.

Second Composition Notebook 

 Repeat cover with fussy cut image from pattern paper and second image from the Wish You Were Here Stamp Set

Add prepared composition under the elastic enclosures. 
Enjoy Pam

Image may contain: text that says 'Maker's MOVEMENT.'
Follow Makers Movement

Makers Movement Scalloped Nested Square Nesting Essential Die Set
Makers Movement Wish You Were Here Stamp Set
Emerald Creek Craft Supplies Eggnog Aroma and Sensation Bronze Anther Embossing Powder
Wild Whisper Sensations Designer Paper and Flair
Ranger Archival Jet Black Ink, Distress Speckled Egg Ink 
Black Elastic
Blending Tool
Hole Punch
Glossy Accent
Pop Dots
Xyron Creative Station Lite with Permanent Adhesive

Sensations Folio Card with Vicki Robertson


by my talented friend Vicki Robertson from He”artful” Validation of Vicki Blog
 She is sharing a beautiful folio using my Wild Whisper Sensation Collection!

Stop by her fabulous He”artful Validation of Vick Blog to check out all the details and closeups…

Make sure to follow her creative journey! 

Vicki created a beautiful Sensations Folio Card  using my Sensations Collection from Wild Whisper!

Thanks for stopping by 


Wild Whisper Sensations Collection

Dream Big Dreams Mixed Media Card

“Dream Big Dreams” Mixed Media Card!
Creating background paper is super easy using a Gelli Art Press Printing Press, DecoArt Paint and brayer.

Begin by applying Titanium paint to top of Gel Printing Press;  move around with brayer. 
Add bit of paint here and there to achieve the colors on the press you like. 
Press white card stock to top; pull off and set to one side. 
Repeat with a clean piece of cardstock. (Photo 2) 
Stamp background collage stamp to top of prepared paper using Titanium White and Cadmium Red to top; stamp here and there. (Photo 4)

Adhere prepared paper to Wild Whisper Watercolor Paper to green card stock. 
Adhere to top of square card base. 
Add paper to top of prepared card. 
Adhere paper doily to top.

Stamp three flowers to watercolor paper; emboss with Licorice Rock Candy. 
Adhere Licorice Rock Candy Embossing Powder to center of flowers with Glossy Accent. 
Heat emboss. (Photo 1) Fussy cut flowers out; adhere two to top of card and add third to card with pop dots. (Photo 2)

Punch Flower Brad to card front.

Stamp “Dream Big Dreams” with Black Ink.

Finish card with Rose Ribbon and Tan Twiner. Remember to Dream Big Dreams and always encourage others to do the same. Enjoy Pam

Wild Whisper Watercolor Paper Collection
Gelli Arts Gel Printing Press
DecoArt Americana Paint: Cadmium Red, Titanium White, Leaf Green
Emerald Creek Craft Supply Licorice Rock Candy Embossing Powder
Emerald Creek Craft Supply Flower Brad
Blank Page Muse: Scribble & Scratch Mixed Media Stamp Set #2, Rose Background Stamp, and Dream Big Dream Word Stamp
Paper Doily
May Arts Rose Ribbon and Tan Twine
Xyron Adhesive
Ranger VersaMark and Glossy Accent
Hole Punch
White and Green Card Stock
Square Kraft Card Base

Smile with Vicki Robertson

my talented friend Vicki Robertson from He”artful” Validation of Vicki Blog is sharing a beautiful Smile Card using my Wild Whisper Sensation Collection!
Stop by her fabulous He”artful Validation of Vick Blog to check out all the details and closeups…
Make sure to follow her creative journey! 

Vicki created the Smile Card for using my Sensations Collection from Wild Whisper!
Thanks for stopping by 


HELLO….it is Tuesday!!!

Can you believe how fast the year is speeding by…next week we will going into JUNE!!!


Easy to create with pretty paper and the Sensations Stamp Set from Wild Whisper!
Adhere layers of pattern paper to front of card base; add a flag and some gemstones.

I love borders and they make a fabulous detail to separate pattern papers. 

Use a scallop and circle punches to create layers;  die cut a “Hello” from a die, a die cutting machine or use one of your other favorite stamps sets. 
Layer together and add to front of card with pop dots. 

Stamp the flower from the Sensations Stamp Set, color with markers and fussy cut out. 
Add to your card front. 
Enjoy Pam

Wild Whisper Sensations May Your Day Be Happy Stamp Set

Authentique Designer Paper
Diamond Press Dies

White Card Stock 

Ranger Jet Black Ink
Clear Gemstones

5″ x 6 1/2″ Card Base
Copic Markers

LOL Tag with Linda Pekrul

Look what I came across from my talented friend Linda Pekrul from Blue Sky Scrapping!!!
She is part of the More Than Words Design Team!
This month the More Than Words Design Team 
is sharing a little laughter on mini project.

The Mini Challenge runs on the last two weeks of each month and is for:
 cards, tags, ATCs and postcards only.  
This challenge requires you to use a specific word on your project. 
We must see the actual word
*ATCs. or Artist Trading Cards, are small works of art,
about 2.5 by 3.5 inches or 64 x 89 mm.
You have two weeks – until the last day of the month – to enter, so be quick!
Go to this post on our FB page to enter your project.
Here is a small snippet of Linda’s post…
I know she would love for you to follow her blog and 
to have fun and join in on the More Than Words Challenge!!!
Enjoy Pam!