24 July 2016

For the Kids


Time a for a new challenge at Come and Get It and I would like to share with you the card I created.


Our theme: For the Kids

Our sponsors: Eureka and QKR

I have used an cute image called Elephant Balloon from Eureka and coloured the image in with Copic Markers.

I have created a simple CAS card with a sentiment.

Here is my card: 



The sentiment is from the SU Amazing Birthday stamp set and has been stamped in Perfect Plum.  The sentiment has been punched out using the SU Decorative Label Punch.

I used a Copic Multi Liner to draw the balloon line and then I added some purple rhinestones along the line.

The cardstock used is SU Thick Whisper White and Copic Xpress It Blending cardstock.

Super sweet image and super fun kids card.

The copic markers used were :

C00, 01, BG0000, BG10

Thanks for visiting.

In the Pink


Our new challenge at Southern Girls has a fun new theme.


Theme: In the Pink

Our sponsor: SLS Lines


Every girl loves pink so we cannot wait to see what you share with us.

I have used our sponsor's image called Geisha with Umbrella and coloured the image in with Copic Markers.

The card has been layered on some lovely Designer Paper and the SU cardstock used is Pink Piroutte.

Here is my card:


The sentiment used is from the SU stamp set Rose Wonder.  The sentiment reads: 

"For Some Things There are Just No Words:.


I have added some Wink of Stella to the umbrella and there are a few pearls on the hair pieces.

Here is a close up of the image and sentiment:




The copic colours used are:

Hair: E37, 35, 33, 30
Skin: E0000, 000, 00, 11, R21
Other colours used: R0000, 000, 85, 83, 81
C00, 1, 2, 4
BG0000, 10


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges: 




Have a wonderful weekend.




23 July 2016

Ombre

Time for a new challenge at Crafty Creations and here are the details.

Our theme: Ombre

Our Sponsor: Lacy Sunshine

I did a search on Ombre as this is a new technique for me.
It is similar to monochromatic and the colour goes from dark to light.

My colour range is shades of blue and the SU inks used were:

Dapper Denim
Pacific Point
Marina Mist
Bashful Blue
Soft Sky

The cardstock used is retired Not Quite Navy, Soft Sky and Whisper White.

The stamp sets used are Work of Art and Butterfly Basic.

Here is my card: 



The butterfly is from two dies from the Butterflies Thinlits and I have stamped in Stamped in Soft Sky on the smaller butterfly with the butterfly image from the Butterfly Basics stamp set.  

The rhinestones on the butterfly added some bling.

The sentiment is from the Floral Phrases stamp set, inked in Pacific Point and punched out using the Decorative Label punch.

This was so quick to do and you could use any range of similar colours.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Craft Your Passion Challenge - #321 Anything Goes
Crafty Cardmakers Challenge - #168 Bling It Up
Love to Scrap Challenge - #81 Anything Goes
Make My Monday Challenge - Sentimental and DT Call
Use Your Stuff Challenge - #230 Dies and/or Punches


Thanks for visiting, hope to see you again soon.

16 July 2016

Layers


The middle of the month and time for a new challenge at ABC Challenges.


Our theme - L is for Lots of Layers

Our Sponsor - Lemon Shortbread


I have used a sweet Lemon Shortbread image called Star Field Fairy and coloured it in with Copic Markers.

For my lots of layers I have used papers, die cuts, lace and flowers.

Here is my card:


A sweet image and I added some Wink of Stella to her wings.

The lace, paper and flowers are from my stash and I have created the leaves using SU Build a Bird punch and some Wild Wasabi cardstock.

The SU cardstock used is Sahara Sand and Neutrals White. 


Here is a close up of the image: 



The sentiment is from Lilly of the Valley Circle sentiments set and has been stamped in SU Soft Suede and punched out with the 1 3/4" punch.  The die cut is Lace Circle die from Memory Box.

The Copic Markers used were: 

Skin: E0000, 000, 00, 11
Hair E37, 35, 33, 30
Flowers: BG13, 11, 10, R02, 01, 0000, G20, YG61, 63
Stars: Y00, 13, 15

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges: 

Lemon Shortbread Challenge - #18 Anything Goes
Card Mania Challenge - #82 Lace and/or Pearls
Crafts and Me Monthly Challenge - Anything Goes with Optional Summer Memories
Cards Galore Challenge - Anything Goes
Creatalicious Challenge - Anything Goes
Crafting with Friends Challenge - #25 Anything Goes
4 Crafty Chicks Challenge - #307 Flowers 
Crafting by Design Challenge - Flowers and Lace



Enjoy your day!





Layers


The middle of the month and time for a new challenge at ABC Challenges.


Our theme - L is for Lots of Layers

Our Sponsor - Lemon Shortbread


I have used a sweet Lemon Shortbread image called Star Field Fairy and coloured it in with Copic Markers.

For my lots of layers I have used papers, die cuts, lace and flowers.

Here is my card:


A sweet image and I added some Wink of Stella to her wings.

The lace, paper and flowers are from my stash and I have created the leaves using SU Build a Bird punch and some Wild Wasabi cardstock.

The SU cardstock used is Sahara Sand and Neutrals White. 


Here is a close up of the image: 



The sentiment is from Lilly of the Valley Circle sentiments set and has been stamped in SU Soft Suede and punched out with the 1 3/4" punch.  The die cut is Lace Circle die from Memory Box.

The Copic Markers used were: 

Skin: E0000, 000, 00, 11
Hair E37, 35, 33, 30
Flowers: BG13, 11, 10, R02, 01, 0000, G20, YG61, 63
Stars: Y00, 13, 15

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges: 

Lemon Shortbread Challenge - #18 Anything Goes
Card Mania Challenge - #82 Lace and/or Pearls
Card and Scrap Challenge - #121 Anything Goes
Crafts and Me Monthly Challenge - Anything Goes with Optional Summer Memories
Cards Galore Challenge - Anything Goes
Creatalicious Challenge - Anything Goes
Crafting with Friends Challenge - #25 Anything Goes
4 Crafty Chicks Challenge - #307 Flowers 
Crafting by Design Challenge - Flowers and Lace



Enjoy your day!





12 July 2016

A Christmas Song


Hello and thanks for visiting.

Just a quick post to share with you my card for our new challenge at Holly Jolly.


Our theme: Inspired by a Christmas Song

Our Sponsors: Bugaboo, Sami Stamps and The Stamping Boutique


I have used a stamp from The Stamping Boutique "Calling Birds Snowman" and coloured the image in with Copic Markers.

The image is layered on SU Pacific Point and Crumb Cake cardstock with some Christmas Colour Paper.

Here is my card: 


Can you guess my Christmas Song?

Good old Frosty the Snowman.


A fairly simple layout and I have been practicing my double and triple bows.

Here is a close up of the image:



The Copic Colours used were: 

Y11, 13, 00
G20, YG61, 63
R0000, 24, 14
B01, 0000, 000
C00, 1, BG0000, 10


Have a wonderful day!



10 July 2016

DIY Background


We have a new challenge over at Come and Get It and I wanted to share with you the card that I made.


Our Theme: Make Your Own Background

Our Sponsor: A Day for Daisies


I have created the background layer pay adding Distress Ink Broken China, Faded Jeans and Weathered Wood to a piece of SU Whisper White cardstock

The piece of cardstock was embossed using the new SU Seaside embossing folder, there was some extra Distress Faded Jeans ink added to the folder before it was embossed.

Here is my card: 




The image was coloured using the Copic Markers and I also added some Wink of Stella to the image.

The sentiment is Kaisercraft "Blue Bay" stamp set and stamped in SU Night of Navy ink.

The cardstock used is SU Night of Navy and Xpress It Blending cardstock.

The lace is from my stash.


Have a wonderful day!






02 July 2016

K is for Kind


We have a fun new challenge over at ABC Challenge and we would love you join us.

Our new letter for our challenge is K is for Kind
meaning we would like to you to show us your Thank You creations.

Our Sponsors: Lacy Sunshine and The Ribbon Girl


I have used a Lacy Sunshine image called Honey Spring Bee Buggmee and coloured the image in with Copic Markers.

I found the wonderful paper sheet from Couture Creations Hearts Ease Collection "Pansy Dreaming" in my paper stash and have used both sides on the card.

Here is my card: 



The dies used were from SU Ovals Collection and Spellbinders Nestabilities Beaded Ovals Collection.

The sentiment is from the SU Amazing Birthday stamp set and reads 
"So Thankful for every bit of You".  

The sentiment has been inked in Sahara Sand and die cut using the Banners Framelits Die.

The ribbon bow and pearls are also from my stash.

Here is a close up image: 



There is a touch of Wink of Stella on the yellow flower centre and the yellow parts of the beehive hat.

The cardstock used SU Sahara Sand and Express It Blending cardstock.

The Copic Markers used were: 

Skin: E11,00,000, 0000, R21
Hair: E57, 55, 53, 51, 47
Leaves: G20, YG63, 61
Flower: R0000, 000, 5, 2, 1, Y000, 11, 13, 15
W5, 3, 1, 00


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges

Crafting with Friends Challenge - #24 Anything Goes
Morgan's ArtWorld Challenge - #13 Use Patterned Paper
Polkadoodles Crafting Challenge - #26 Add Ribbon or Twine
Simply Papercraft Challenge - #32 Anything Goes
Little Miss Muffet Challenge - #141 Anything Goes


Enjoy your weekend!


28 June 2016

Ribbon



Time to share with you my new Christmas card for our new challenge at Holly Jolly.

Our Theme: Add Ribbon

Our Sponsors: Miss Daisy Stamps and Morgan's Artworld

So if you feel like creating a Christmas card add some ribbon and share it with us!

I have used a Morgan's Artworld called Goth Fairy.

Here is my card: 


I have used the Winter Snow Martha Stewart around the page punch for the snowflake border.

The image has been coloured in with Copic Markers and the ribbon and paper are from my stash.

The stamps have been inked and stamped in Crumb Cake ink and they are from the SU Holly Jolly Greetings set.

Here is another close up look at the card.




Here is a close up of the image.

I have added some Wink of Stella to the wings.

The cardstock used is SU Crumb Cake, Pink Pirouette and Xpress It Blending card stock.




The copic markers used were: 

Skin: E11,000, 00, 0000
Hair: E55, 53, 51
Clothes: R0000, 83, 81, W00, 1, 3, 5
Flowers: R83, 81, G07, YG63, 61


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges: 

Christmas Card Challenges - #30 Anything Goes
Simply Create Too Challenge - #112 Christmas in July
Artistic Inspirations Challenge - #159 Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion Challenge - #318 Anything Goes
Love to Scrap Challenge - #80 Anything Goes
The Crazy Challenge - #225 R is for..(ribbon)
The Ribbon Girl Monthly Challenge - Any image with Ribbon



Have a wonderful day!


26 June 2016

A Friend is....


It's a cold Sunday afternoon here is Sydney, so time to stay indoors and craft !

We have a new challenge at Come and Get It and I would like to share my card with you.

Our Theme is:  Paper Piercing

Our Sponsors are: Star Stamps and Sentimental Susan


I have used a sentiment image from Sentimental Susan for my card and added another sentiment to make my card.

Here is my card: 


The second sentiment is from an SU stamp set Butterfly Basics.

The sweet little image is a Morehead die cut images which have been layered with dimensionals.  
The product number from the sheet is 11052-322.


The cardstock used is SU Note Quite Navy, Whisper White and Sahara Sand.

The sentiment has been stamped in Not Quite Navy ink.

Here is a close up of the image and sentiments.



I adore this image and the card.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Brown Sugar Challenge - #204 Anything Goes
Creative Fingers Challenge - #112 Anything Goes
Jo's Scrap Shack Challenge - #144 Anything Goes
Simply Papercraft Challenge - #31 Anything Goes
Double D Challenge - One for Boys
Ruby's Rainbow Challenge - #132 Hip to be Square


See you again soon.