Monday, October 24, 2016

Reverse Confetti's Very Merry - Part One

I figured it was time to start another video using my 6x6 Paper Pad Tutorial. Although, all kinds of technical difficulties popped up when I was ready to start recording. But thanks to my husband, who is very handy with computers, the recording went very smoothly. I've had quite a few requests for another Christmas video, plus I've been needing to get started on my own Christmas cards. 

I decided to try a new brand of 6x6 paper. It's called Very Merry and it's from Reverse Confetti. I've used their stamps and die cuts for quite a while and love the quality. So when Reverse Confetti recently started making 6x6 paper pads, I just had to try one. The paper is a nice heavy weight with clean designs, and vivid colors. 

The first sketch I started with is from Mojo Monday. I do not design card sketches, but I do figure out measurements for A2 size cards. Go HERE to see how I come up the measurements.

I made 2 cards using this sketch.

Paper - Reverse Confetti - Very Merry collection
Stamp - Technique Tuesday
Snowflake die cut - Lawn Fawn
Stitched circle die cuts - Lil Inker Designs
Scalloped circle die cuts - Spellbinders
Scallop die cut - My Favorite Things
Ink - Memento
Bling - Kaisercrafts

Some of my favorite and commonly used crafting tools:
Tonic Studios guillotine paper trimmer
Scotch ATG (Advanced Tape Glider) glue gun
Sizzix BIGkick die cut machine
We R Memory Keepers brad setter and piercing tool
We R Memory Keepers Crop-a-Dile Corner Chomper
Scotch Mounting Tape 3/4"
Scotch Quick-Dry Adhesive liquid glue
MISTI stamping tool
Accent Opaque Digital 100# cover weight paper for card bases
Tombow Xtreme Tabs

Thanks for visiting my blog today!

*Card sketch image used with permission from Mojo Monday.

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