Saturday, September 24, 2011

STAMPtember Saturday with Bev Rochester!

Tilda with Amaryllis

Happy Saturday, bloggers! I can hardly believe it as I'm typing that this is the 3rd installment of Stamptember Saturdays! My, how time really does fly when you're having fun! ;) The very lovely and talented (and dear friend) of ours, Bev Rochester agreed to do a tutorial of how to make a Criss Cross Card. I must say, even when watching the tutorial, she makes it all looks so seamless and easy! Take a look at Bev's handy work really gets me in the holiday spirit! Without further ado, let's check out the awesome tutorial!!

Now, here's what you'll need to make this beautiful card :)

Tilda with Amaryllis
Doily Flower Doohickeys
A Greeting of Love Sentiment
Gold Pearl Brads
Medium Accent Pearls
Father Christmas Papers
Fancy Tags Dies
Scalloped Oval Dies
Oval Dies
Cuttlebug, Big Shot, or Vagabond
Wonder Tape
May Arts Ribbon
Copic Markers
Adhesive Tabs
Zip Dry Glue
Delightful Day Flowers

To keep with the Christmas and Magnolia theme, I wanted to showcase a couple more GORGEOUS cards by Bev...

Sneaky Tilda

Wrapped Tilda

Vintage Tilda

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BONUS!!! In celebration of STAMPtember, and this wonderful inspiration and tutorial, we're having a big sale on Magnolia Stamps! All Magnolia Stamps will be on sale in our store ...15% off! Wow! The sale begins today, and will end at midnight eastern standard time tomorrow. You may want to take advantage of this, as we may not run a sale on these hot stamps again for quite some time!!

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  1. I follow Bev's blog and would love to make cards like her. Bev really does a terrific job. Thanks Bev for the tutorial and Simon Says Stamp for the opportunity to win a Magnolia stamp they are beautiful.

  2. fabulous tutorial Bev :-) Gorgeous cards !! WOW ! :-) Love the way you made a perfect bow to make it slide across the ribbon. I ususlly tie a bow and then stick it on with a glue dot, I will try your technique :-)

    Thanks for the tips and the inspiration xx
    Lols x x x

  3. Thank you for sharing the video with us. It is so inspiring. I am terrible at combining all of these elements on my own so it's really nice to see how it's put together and get the inspiration when it comes to colour and material combinations. Thank you!

  4. Adorable cards. I have always loved the look of the Magnolia stamps but dont own any so far. I love Bev's style of cardmaking!!

  5. Gorgeous cards! I love Bev's coloring and all the details of her cards.
    I don't have any Tilda stams yet, and I'd be delighted to win one to try out!
    I am a follower here.

  6. What beautiful cards and a great tutorial! Thanks for the chance to win!

  7. Goregous cards! Wonderful tutorial!

  8. These cards are just gorgeous!

  9. Gorgeous projects - Magnolia stamps are just adorable! Love the video, thankyou for the tutorial. :)

  10. I love the cards that Bev showcased for us...that little girl and the coloring is A-M-Azing! Thanks for sharing with us how to make yet another style of card...I will try is soon for sure!

  11. The cards are fabulous Bev! Thanks for the inspiration and the tutorial. Karen :)

  12. Gorgeous cards & a great tutorial! I have never seen a bow done that way...have to try that out. Thanks for sharing some more fab inspiration! Wish Stamptember wasn'y coming to an end.

  13. Bev's work is always picture perfect! Ya gotta love her creative style!

  14. I love this criss-cross card! And, the tutorial by Bev was done so nicely, too! Thanks for the chance to win a Magnolia stamp!

  15. Great card Bev. Thanks for the tutorial. I haven't made a card like this before so I will have to try it sometime.

  16. Would love to win a Tilda--great video.

  17. Great tutorial. Good to see how the card is put together. Thanks!

  18. Great tutorial. Good to see how the card is put together. Thanks!

  19. That Tilda is just so sweet! The cards are just gorgeous!

  20. I need to try a Cris Cross card. So cool.

  21. Bevs cards are so fantastic and her colouring is amazing. Thank you for some wonderful inspiration.

    Hugs Ali x

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  23. AWESOME CARDS!! THANKS SO MUCH for the WONDERFUL WIDEO!! I LOVE these little stamps!! THANKS for the AMAZING SALES!! =)
    Have a FABULOUS WEEK!!

  24. I really like the silver with snowflakes and swirals card! Lovely! Thanks for the video!

  25. Thanks for the tutorial from the brilliant Bev she would make astro physics look easy! Thanks for the chance to win that beautiful Tilda stamp x

  26. Thanks for the FAB tutorial! I love all of Bev's creations; she is truly talented:0)


  27. Thanks for the tutorial,I follow bevs blog she makes amazing cards,thanks for the chance to win your stamp

  28. Thanks Bev for your terrific tutorial; you make a complex card look effortless!! I have a bow-easy to create the perfect bow but will now try your technique of adhering it. I fell in love with Magnolia stamps while following your blogspot a few years ago and would love the chance now to win one. Thank you!

  29. Bev is truly inspriring! Love her stuff!! Thanks for the new video.


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