Monday, 25 August 2008
Just had to attempt Laura's Sketch this week over at 2Sketches4You!
It's a Brilliant Sketch and with Laura's talk of Fall/Autumn and Sketch #7 I was inspired to create the Card above!
I love the Warm Autumn Shades of Browns,Reds & Yellows and really enjoyed getting messy inky fingers with this one..........Thank god it washes off lol!
Recipe List:Hero Arts ~ E2096 Woven Texture Stamp
Kodomo Ink ~ Leaves Collection
Heidi Grace ~ Swirl Stamp (Cherry Wood Collection
Stamp In The Hand ~ Field Of Sky Stamp.
Woodware Flower Punches and Quickutz Leaf and Buttons Dies.
Fiskars Threading Water Border Punch.
Distress Ink ~ Antique Linen & Walnut Stain.
Adirondack Ink ~ Cranberry, Bottle & Butterscotch.
Thanks for looking
Friday, 22 August 2008
Sizzix Tag & Flower Vase.
Quickutz Lettering Dies & Flourish Goosebumps Embossing Folder.
Quickutz Dies & Woodware Punches for Flowers & Leaves.
White Satin Ribbon Bows & White Organza Ribbon.
Lemon Yellow Brads, Lemon Liquid Pearls & Silver Wire for the Stems.
Thanks for looking.
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1. You can give it to one or one hundred or any number in between - it's up to you. Make sure you link to their site in your post.
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I would like to pass both Awards on to Becca, Susan, Claudia, Peet, Pam, Joanne & Ruth.
These Ladies have truly inspiring Blogs!
Well I can't believe I managed it! A great many of the Wonderful Blogs I've visited already have these awards but if I've over looked you, I apologise and consider yourselves Awarded!
And a big THANK YOU again to Julie!
Monday, 18 August 2008
Yet another Christmas Card lol!
My Own Background Snowflake All Over Print.
Sizzix & Quickutz Snowflake Dies.
I really had great fun making this so please have fun and try it as well, it's a really simple technique that looks really effective!
Sunday, 17 August 2008
The Challenge over at Tag You're It! is titled 'Christmas In August' so get festive and create a Christmas Tag!
My Own Background Paper.
Quickutz Dies ~ Snowflakes, Hat & Snowmans Nose.
Fiskars Corner Punch for Tiny Snowflake.
Liquid Pearls for Tag dotted edge.
Snowmans Head is made from a Bear Die Cutter.
This is my 1st entry to Tag You're It! and I don't think it will be my last lol!
Just had to enter another one lol!
My Own Background Paper.
Bear Die Cutter.
Quickutz Snowflakes again but also Small Tag & Lettering..................Large Snowflake is a Sizzix.
Thanks for looking!
Sunday, 10 August 2008
I've just received my Heidi Grace Rubber Stamps (Cherry Wood) from QVC so I just had to play!
I had intended to use this little image as my main Image and make this into a Baby Card but as I only used my Penny Black Scroll Pattern I didn't think I'd be able to enter this as it's only a small Penny Black element...............I thought I'd show it to you anyway lol!
All hand-created so I'm feeling quite proud of myself. lol!
The Flowers are made using Woodware Flower Punches and instruction from Joanne (Mainly Flowers) which I've Inked.
Recipe List:Background Paper
Heidi Grace Flourish Rubber Stamp ~ Hero Arts LL825 Nature Icons Flower ~ Hero Arts Tiny Flower from LL764 Playful Lowercase.
Penny Black Scroll Pattern 2636K & Bear Blank 3 1452E.
Hero Arts ~ Just For You LL807 Messages.
Fiskars Lace Border Punch ~ Nestie Die ~ Quickutz Frame & Corner Dies.
Woodware Flower Punches.
Small Crystal Diamonte from my Stash.
Ink Pads ~ Hero Arts Shadow Ink.
Thanks for looking.
Friday, 8 August 2008
A wonderful Sketch from Katharina this week at Papertake Weekly Challenge!
I've produced yet another Christmas Card as I seem to be in the mood for them lol!
My Own Westie Artwork & Single Holly Berry Artwork (attached to Quickutz Florish Die). Please note this artwork is Copyrighted.
Basic Grey FRU-600 Holly Berries/Spearmint (Really fell in Love with this paper)
Co-ordinations Olive & Scarlet Paper
Gold Paper I had in my stash
Swiss Dots & Florish Cuttlebug Embossing Folders
Hero Arts Rubber Stamp from the Textures & Patterns Set
Distress Ink Pads Peeled Paint & Antique Linen
Fancy Scissors and Green Ribbon that matched when I bought the Papers!
Thanks for popping by and looking!
Thursday, 7 August 2008
My Christmas Card selections are growing so hopefully I won't be dashing about like a mad thing just before Christmas!
Sunday, 3 August 2008
This weeks challenge at Papertake Weekly ~'Cool Yule' is to make a Christmas card!
My Own Christmas Teddy & Candy Cane Artwork ~ Decoupaged.
Dad's Birthday Card
Just had to add another entry to this weeks Challenge.
I've used my own Checked Background Artwork, Pearlescent Card which has been printed on so it matches the Check and Embossed with Cuttlebug Folders. Numerous Die Cuts.
His Birthday was yesterday and he loved it!!
I've split it into sections so you can hopefully see the elements clearly!
Plain Black, Red & White Card.
Silver Pearlescent Paper.
Silver & Black Ink Pads.
Happy Birthday Wording Punch.
Red Felt Pen & Silver Pen.
Judikins Artifacts Cube ~ Marble & Chinese Lettering.
Funstamps ~ Fan, Oriental Flower & Dragonfly.
Stampendous ~ Butterfly & Small Dragonfly.
Template for the Screen is my own!
You have to enter by the 9th August so be quick and pop over to see her wonderful creations!!