Saturday, December 21, 2013

Favorite Things: Taylor Usry & Kendra Wietstock

We asked our Design Team to look back at their projects from this year and share a few of their favorites from 2013.  So as we close out this year, we will show what they made throughout the year that had a special place in their hearts! Today, we will begin with cards and projects from Kendra & Taylor.

Kendra made this card and shared a step-by-step tutorial using the Ultimate Tool.

Stamp Set: Sheena's Floral Fantasy Collection ~ Wild Rose & Hibiscus 

Embossalicious Embossing Folders (Lattice)
Ultimate Crafter's Companion Boards
Spectrum Noir Markers {BT3, BT4, BT5, CT3, CT4, GB6, CG3, CG4, DG3}
Ulti-Bags Board

For Kendra's next favorite, she shared another card that she did a coloring  tutorial for with is this amazing flower from the Sheena A Little Bit Floral Collection.

Stamp: Sheena's A Little Bit Floral collection (Dahlia)
Embossalicious Embossing Folders (Lattice) 
Spectrum Noir Markers (GB1, GB3, CR7, CR1, CR8, CR11, GT1)eBosser

Taylor's Favorites...

This Martini Girl image, from the Frou Frou collection, was colored with Spectrum Noir markers:

Dress: OR1, OR2, OR3; IG2, IG4, IG6, IG8; DG2, CG2
Skin: FS2, FS3, FS8
Hair: GB1, GB8, GB10
Drink tray: IG4, IG6, IG8
Drinks: OR2, OR3; DG2, CG2

This card features both the Silhouette Wildflowers and Flying Colors stamp sets from Sheena Douglass, Memento Ink in Desert Sand and Summer Sky, Ultra Smooth White cardstock, and the Embossalicious Floral Frenzy folder.

She shared a step-by-step tutorial for this over on her blog - be sure to go check it out!

And one more from Taylor - this fun Camden Town card created for Father's Day! It was colored with Spectrum Noir markers:

Tub: BGR1, BGR2, BGR3 
Beer Bottles: TN3, TN4, TN5 
labels: IG4, IG2, IG1 
Tag: EB2, blender 
Dotted Outline: OR2, OR3, TB5, TB2, IG1

You can read more about the card on her blog!

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