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Mimbreno Deer Hunter with Accent Stamps

“Mimbreno Deer Hunter” was embossed in gold on white card stock. A background was created by stamping in gold on purple card stock with “Sunburst, Sm.”, “Anasazi Dragonfly #2, Sm.”, “Return Symbol, Sm.”, “Mimbreno Dog #1″(Discontinued), and “Zuni Thunderstorm.” A strip of homemade paper was glued to the middle of the background piece and two feathers with yarn were glued to the band. The deer hunter was layered on gold card stock and glued to the strip and the background. This entire piece was layered on gold card stock and a purple card. Card by Judy Conklin.

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Mimbreno Possums Card Using Coffee Filter

“Mimbreno Possums” was embossed in black on an eight sided piece of white card stock. The piece was edged with a gold Krylon Leafing pen and glued to a background made by moistening a Melitta Coffee Filter and painting it with orange and metallic gold acrylic paint . These two pieces were layered over handmade white paper and a background made by stamping “Mimbreno Swallows” in gold on black paper. This was layered on tan confetti card stock. Card by Judy Conklin.

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Mimbreno Parrots Accented with Colorful Yarn

“Mimbreno Parrot #1” and “Mimbreno Parrot #2” were embossed in black, cut out and mounted on a background made by moistening a Melitta Coffee Filter and painting randomly with Shimmering Pearl (magenta & blue) paint. When dry, the filter was cut apart making two pieces. One piece was trimmed with decorative scissors and 3 turquoise snaps inserted. The background piece was glued to a turquoise card layered with black card stock and a multicolored eyelash yarn was tied around the card at the fold. Card by Judy Conklin.

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You’re So Special with Two Mimbreno Parrots

“Butterfly #1, Lg.” was stamped multiple times on white glossy card stock using a Twilight Brilliance pad to create a butterfly background. “Mimbreno Parrot #1” and “Mimbreno Parrot #2” and “You’re so Special!” were colored with Marvy markers numbers 31 and 50 and stamped over the background. A silver Krylon Leafing pen was used to edge the card which was layered on mauve card stock. Card by Margaret Wiggin.

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Mimbreno Parrots Say “Hello”

The background was created by brayering glossy white card stock using a soft sponge brayer and a Twilight Brilliance pad. “Swirls Background” was stamped over the brayered piece using a Platinum Planet Brilliance pad. “Hello #1” was colored with Marvy marker #50 and stamped on the lower center of the piece.  “Mimbreno Parrot #1” and “Mimbreno Parrot #2” were colored with Marvy markers numbers 31 and 50 and stamped on white glossy card stock, trimmed and mounted on foam tape over the background. This piece was layered with blue, silver and blue metallic card stock. Card by Margaret Wiggin.

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Gecko, Sm. & Stamping on Tiles

“Gecko, Sm.” is stamped with a black Memories pad on five different colored “Crackle” paint chips cut to 3/4″ x 3/4″ which are layered onto black glossy card stock cut to 1″ x 1″. The squares are layered on a white decoratively cut card and  “Happy Birthday!”, “Love” and “Hello #2, Sm.” are stamped in black in the open spaces. A mulberry brad is applied to the decoratively cut card to hold the colorful pieces of boa yarn. This piece is layered on black glossy card stock and a sage green card. Card by Margaret Wiggin.

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Zuni Bear Fetish, Lg. & Southwest Frame

“Frame #5, Southwest”,  is embossed in copper on Sand Confetti card stock which is then trimmed with deckle scissors. This piece is layered on Astrobright Neptune Blue card stock and four copper eyelets are set at the corners. This is layered on a Rust Confetti card. “Zuni Bear Fetish, Lg.” is embossed in copper and foam mounted on the card as shown. Card by Margaret Wiggin.