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Friday, 28 November 2014

Reading Buddies

Good Evening Crafty Friends, Followers and Visitors

How are you all today?

I have had a fairly busy day, prepping for my UStream tutorial tonight at 8.00 pm.

Today's card I have made using another of Elisabeth Bells Digital images called Reading Buddies.


Step by Step

1. 7 x 7 square white card which I have matted and layered polka dot paper from my stash.
2. The next layers I distressed white card with Vintage Photo then using my sewing machine added some netting (unfortunately it doesn't show up in the picture) and then I took a piece of musical tissue papers scrunched it up and distressed then sewed this to the card.  I added to the base card.
3. I printed the image onto Supersmooth and coloured with Copics then distressed around the image with DI Vintage Photo, adhered to the base card with foam pads for height.
4. To finish off I added some cream lace and brown flat back pearls to the corners.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Card Mania Challenges #60 - Use a Digi
Not Just Cards Challenge #7 - Always Anything Goes
The Paper Nest Dolls Challenge #23 - Always Anything Goes
Whoopsi Daisy - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Ribbon and/or Lace
Party Time Tuesdays #191 - Anything Goes
Through the Craft Room Door - Anything Goes 

Many thanks for visiting today
Crafty Hugs xxxxx



Pas de Deux

Good Morning Crafty Friends, Followers and Visitors

Where has this week gone? Friday already and it is nearly the end of November too.

A ballet card to share with you today.


Step by Step

1. 6 x 6 white square card.
2. I matted and layered musical sheet onto pink satin mirri card after I distressed with Dew Drops Brilliance Ink Orchid, I wrapped the birthday sentiment ribbon around the top corner before matting and layering onto the base card.
3. The main topper has been adhered with foam pads for dimension.
4. The smaller topper has been matted and layered onto pink satin mirri card.
5. To finish off I cut out the musical notes and added pearl flat back gems to all 4 corners.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

4 Crafty Chicks #222 - Die Cuts
In the Pink Challenge - Die Cuts and Punches
Creative Moments #54 - Anything Goes
Fab n Funky Challenges #238 - Die Cuts
Pennyi's Challenges #205 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today
Crafty Hugs xxxxx

Thursday, 27 November 2014

Birthday Greetings

Good Morning Crafty Friends, Followers and Visitors

Happy Thanksgiving to all my American friends, I hope you all have a truly blessed day!

An extra early post this morning as I am off out to visit with my parents, then I have a few errands to do too.

Today's card is made using Hobby House Wee Topper purchased from Scribble and Scrap.


Step by Step

1. 6 x 6 white square card.
2. On the inside of the card I have adhered the stripped paper from Kraftyhands Femme Fatale paper pack.
3. I cut the front of the card in half diagonally, embossed white card with Butterfly embossing folder then distressed with DI Dusty Concord then adhered to the card.
4. The topper has been matted and layered onto purple satin mirri card then adhered to card.
5. I used Glamour dust around the edges of the topper, on the wings of the bug and the flowers.
6. To finish off I added a floral spray and the sentiment.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Creative Card Crew #75 - Stripes
Imagination Destination - Always Anything Goes
Penny's Challenges #205 - Anything Goes
Not Just Cards Challenges #7 - Always Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today.
Crafty Hugs xxxxx

Wednesday, 26 November 2014

Touring

Good Afternoon Crafty Friends Followers and Visitors

A quick post this afternoon as Kath is here for our crafting day.

We are going to pop out to the Range first before we start crafting.

Today's card is made using a combination of stamps.


Step by Step

1. 7 x 7 white square card.
2. First layer is black card embossed using Ivy embossing folder then Inca Gold in silver brushed across, wrapped 3 different coloured Bakers Twine around before adhering to base card.
3. The scene has been created using distress inks Tea Dye and Weathered Wood. I then stamped half the oak tree with Vintage Photo and the bus with Memento, I coloured the bus and man with Copics.
I created the moon by using my water brush and removing the ink and created clouds.
4. I matted and layered onto brown card then onto the black card.
5. To finish off I added 3 pearl drops using Liquid Pearls Cantaloupe, Frosted Lace Stickles to the tree and hills and a sentiment.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Fattastic Tuesday #63 - Anything Goes with Twist add 1 or more trees
Party Time Tuesdays #191 - Anything Goes
Artistic Inspirations Challenges #119 - Anything Goes
613 Avenue Create #99 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for stopping by Today
Crafty Hugs xxxxx


Sneaky Peak Tutorial

Good Morning Crafty Friends, Followers and Visitors

Many thanks for all your lovely comments and welcome to my new followers.

Today it is my turn to have a tutorial published on Imagination Crafts Blog.

Here is a sneaky peak, please do hop on over and look at my tutorial.



Many thanks for stopping by
Crafty Hugs xxxxx

Tuesday, 25 November 2014

Elisabeth Bell New Challenge

Good Afternoon Crafty Friends, Followers and Visitors

Today is the start of a new challenge over at Elisabeth Bell Challenge Blog

This month's theme is Christmas

Here is my card to give you some inspiration


Step by Step

1. A5 white tent card which I have punched with inverted rounder.
2. Pearlescent pink card embossed with Tattered Lace snowflake embossing folder.
3. Stamped image onto supersmooth and coloured with Copic Ciao pens then cut out SB Labels 25,  distressed the edges with Dew Drop blue and adhered to pearlescent card cut out with SB Timeless Rectangle Die.
4. Added Stickles in blue and frosted lace around the image.
5. To finish off I added the tag sentiment, 3 snowflakes and blue gems.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

The Pink Elephant Challenge #278 - Anything Goes
Ooh La La Creations #170 - Christmas
Artistic Inspirations Challenges #119 - Warm and Cosy
Dream Valley Challenges #95 - Anything Goes
My Craft Creations - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting Today
Crafty Hugs xxxxx


Adore

Good Morning Crafty Friends, Followers and Visitors

An extra early post this morning as been up since the crack of Dawn.

I hope you are all keeping well and have a wonderful day.

Today's card is another Vintage card using Kraftyhands Femme Fatal CD and Toppers


Step by Step

1. 7 x 7 square white card which I have matted and layered card from my stash at an angle and distressed with DI Tea Dye.
2. The floral backing paper has been printed off from the CD and distressed and matted and layered at an angle. I cut out part of the butterfly from the paper and it hangs over the next paper.
3. The next layer is from the topper set and been distressed and I added 3 of Tim Holtz Chit Chats "adore", "cherish" and "timeless".
4. I distressed the topper with DI Tea Dye and adhered to card with foam pads for dimension.
5. To finish off I added a metal corner, brown flat back gems to 2 corners and Wild Orchid flowers which has also been distressed and a leaf.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

CD Sunday Challenge - P is for Papers and Pearls
Whoopsi Daisy - Anything Goes
The Paper Nest Dolls Challenge #23 - Anything Goes
Not Just Cards Challenges #7 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today
Crafty Hugs xxxxx