March 2021

Create With Me Video - Part 3 - Many Mates Final Avid Project Walkthrough

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Many Mates Meets Playing With Patterns Birthday Card | Tracy Marie Lewis |

This is the final episode of this week, with one final avid card walkthrough. I continue with circles and multiple sentiments. Here is the pin I used for inspiration - > pin link.

So far this year I've spent a week with Hydrangea Haven, creating three videos and this week with Many Mates, creating six...

Create With Me Video Part 2 - Many Mates Avid Stitched Stars Birthday Card

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Stitched Stars Multi-Sentiment Birthday Card | Tracy Marie Lewis |

I wanted to use three sentiments lined up close together on one label. I used the Stamparatus to ensure perfect placement and during the walkthrough of the finished card I demonstrate my very low tech method of achieving perfect results. 

I also love this layout for the fourth of July! This card uses the Well Suited DSP, but solid cardstock will also work. Now I have two layouts...

Create With Me Video - Part 1 - Many Mates Stepped Up Projects + Sneak Peek Walkthrough

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Create With Me - Many Mates | Tracy Marie Lewis |

We moved yesterday, back down to Oregon. We've been moving between two coastal towns all winter. So far our plan has worked and we've seen zero snow while our home area saw over a foot!

Today I am moving on to stepped up projects using bits and pieces from the Stamp With Me videos.

I decided to go ahead and dive into the coordinating die cuts on two of the stepped up projects. I...

Stamp With Me Video - Many Mates Bundle - Part 2 - More Beginner Stamping & Matted Fronts + A Sneak Peek

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The continued footage from yesterday shows more elaborate stamping options for a beginner. I speed up repeat stamping and coloring. Finally I show three different matting options and then give a sneak peek of one of my more stepped up projects. Tomorrow is a moving day so I will finish the embellishing of the three and we will get started on some stepped up casual projects.

Stamp With Me Video - Many Mates Bundle - Part 1 - Sentiments Organization & Beginner Stamping

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Many Mates Simple Stamping | Tracy Marie Lewis |

I've been waiting for time to play with this bundle! Now that Sale-A-Bration has concluded I can dive into all the Many Mates possibilities. First things first, I offer up my opinion on how best to organize a many sentiments stamp set. I present two good solutions. 

I then dive into beginning stamping with minimal coloring which is what interested me in the set to begin with. This stamp...