Thinking Of You Sugar

I'm loving distress ink watercolouring at the moment and it just seems to go so well with the Sarah Kay images. This one uses BasicGrey papers and embellished by cutting out the heart leafs from another sheet and giving dimension with silicone glue. The metal hearts were coloured with alcohol inks and the lace with VersaCraft ink. The sentiment is from Inkadinkado,…

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How Busy Is Your Card?

How busy is this card? I think I might have gone a bit mad with this one. I started to add glitter and just kept on going, by the time I had finished I was covered head to toe with the stuff. This is for the Christmas week challenge over at Magnolia Vs Stampavie Challenge blog, which is a lovely sketch. It…

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More is More…

I might have gone a bit overboard on this one :) No excuse – I just got a bit carried away. This card is heavy! I've used a few recycled finds such as some broken jewellery that someone gave me, not as a gift don't worry. People now know that I collect anything, particularly buttons and beads, so when they don't want…

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Spring Time in December

So I have finished my Christmas cards and not only that but they are all written and sent - don't hate me! It was so nice to be able to do a 'Spring' Card. I really enjoyed making this card after all those Christmas cards. This one uses BasicGrey papers and the cute Sarah Kay stamp that I've coloured in with Distress…

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Magnolia and Stampavie Challenge in Teal and Brown

A challenge card for you and this one is for the Magnolia and Stampavie challenge blog and this week they have a sketch. I've used the Spring Breeze Kit from Designs by Krista. I love the embroidery embellishments that come with this kit and I've used the little paper buttons as well and added 3D-glue to give the buttons a shine, not…

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Sassy Crafts DT Call

I thought I might have a go at the DT call going on for Sassy Crafts. The challenge is to make three projects as outlined on the Sassy Crafts blog: 1 - A stamped project: A new Christmas card for you. Materials: Stamp - Sugar Nellie; HOTP Papers - Basic Grey; note paper Colouring - Derwent pencils and sansodor Ink - Versafine…

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Trio Patterns to a Card

A card for the Sarah Kay Challenge blog, which this week has a Trio of patterned papers as the theme: you are only allowed to use three patterned papers, no more, no less. The papers are from Designs By Krista Flora kit. Materials: Stamp - Sarah Kay Colouring - Caran D'Ache pencils Papers - Designs by Krista Other - Sepia Fine Marker

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Purple Kisses

Another new challenge blog for me – the Sarah Kay Weekly Challenges. I've never taken part before but I thought I would give it a go this week with the purple and green theme they have and these lovely Designs by Krista papers. I have my sewing machine out at the moment so thought I would use some stitching. Materials: Stamp -…

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Loving These Papers…

Another card using the the Sugar Pie kit from Designs by Krista. Materials: Stamp - Sarah Kay Papers - Designs by Krista Sugar Pie Colouring - Letraset Promarkers Inks - VersaFine Black; Distress ink walnut stain Others - Ribbon; eyelets

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More Exciting News…

I'm honoured to be on another design team! Krista designs beautiful digital scrapbook papers, embellishments and kits and I count myself lucky to be on her design team working with these beautiful papers on card layouts. Krista's shop is called Designs by Krista and she also has a blog. You guys should go take a look– the downloads are really easy to…

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Whiff Of Joy Guest Designer Call

Katharina is setting up a new stamp company, Whiff Of Joy, and is looking for some guest designers to join her really talented design team. She has some fantastic stamps coming out designed by Elizabeth Beth and Alison Acton; you should go take a look at her blog: Katharina's Creative Place. There are some sneak peeks at some of the wonderful stamps…

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