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Sunday, 21 May 2017

No Lines Colouring

Here's another card using my new cute stamp from the Magnolia' Pop-Up Box#2.
I thought i would attempt the no lines colouring technique and hopefully it has worked well.
If you didn't see my other card you can view it here.
 Image - Magnolia Tilda ( Sorry i don't know her name).
Medium - Hero Arts Soft Apricot Ink and 
 DP - Dovecraft
Tools - JoyCrafts Frame die and Butterfly Edge die.
Magnolia Vintage Doily die, Fairytale Tag die, Sakura flowers, Hellebores, Sprawling Ferns and Mistletoe dies. Sissix On The Edge Butterfly die.
 Embellishments - Flowers and beaded swirls from the Ribbon Girl.
Lace, Ribbon, Pearls and Glitter are all from my own stash.
Challenges
All About Magnolia - Mother's Day/Special Ladies
Allsorts Challenge - Happy Birthday
Card Mania - Life is Colourful
Country View Challenges - Flower Power
Creatalicious Challenge - Anything goes
Magnolia Forever - Flowers
Magnolia-licious Challenge - Anything goes + optional summer
Paper Creators Crafts - Bright and Bold
Scrap and Craft - Handmade Flowers
ScrapyLand - Lace and/or pearls
Simon Says - A Bit of Sparkle
The Ribbon Girls - May Challenge
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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Monochrome Birthday

Well the roof is all finished just waiting for the scaffolding down and
I have a horrible summer cold.
A card using the lovely Intricate dies, Spellbinders Majestic Elements dies,
 floral ribbon and glitter.
Challenges
Allsorts Challenge - Happy Birthday
7 Kids Challenge - Anything goes
Creatalicious Challenge - Anything goes
Creative Inspirations - Anything goes
D.L.ART - May linky challenge
Simon Says - A Bit of Sparkle
That's Crafty! Challenge - Back to Black
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Peeking Bunnies

Good evening all!
Just sharing a birthday card today using my new HeartFelt Creations stamps.
Freebie bunny and sentiment stamps.
Magnolia' Hellibore dies and Die-Namiac little flower dies.
I used my Tim Holtz Distress Inks to colour and Memento ink to stamp.
A bow of string from my stash.
I framed the image by cutting slits into the paper and slotted the in the corners of the image.
Challenges
7 Kid's Challenge - Anything goes
CHNPPC - May challenge
Creatalicious Challenge - Anything goes
Creative Inspirations - Blooms and bows
Cute Card Thursday - Anything goes
Deep Ocean - Anything goes
Dies R Us - Flowers
D.L.ART - May linky challenge
Simon Says - It's a Frame Up
That's Crafty! Challenge - Bright challenge
The Ribbon Girls - May card challenge
The Sketchy Challenge - CAS or Shabby Chic
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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Monday, 8 May 2017

My New Stamps

Good afternoon all!
I'm sharing a card i made using 2 new Magnolia stamps from the Pop-Up Box#2, i received these as my prize for winning the Midweek Magnolias Challenge. Aren't they adorable?
I stamped with Memento ink and coloured with my Tim Holtz Distress Inks and Markers.
I started with a shaped card and added some
 DP's from The Works which i edged with some white Gesso..
Tools used are Magnolia So Lovely Heart die and JoyCrafts Fancy Oval die.
Flowers are from a selection of online craft stores.
Lace is from LLC.
I also decorated the inside.
 Ribbons from The Ribbon Girl, charm and straws are from my stash.
Challenges
Creative Inspirations - Blooms and Bows
Magnolia Forever - Flowers
Midweek Magnolias - Favourite colours
Simon Says - A Hint of Pink
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Saturday, 6 May 2017

Anniversary Card For a Special Sister

I made this card for my Sister and her Husbands 25th Wedding Anniversary.
I used my adorable wedding stamp and sentiment from LOTV and coloured with Distress inks.
CS is from my stash and i embossed with a Tim Holtz/ Sissix Paris embossing folder.
I used my favourite JoyCrafts die to frame the image.
Tag die was a freebie in a Mag', ribbon is from my stash, pearls are Dovecraft and numbers are from my TH dies.
Challenges
Crafty Cardmakers - Pearls and/or gems
Creatalicious Challenge - Anything goes
Cute Card Thursday - Anything goes
Deep Ocean - Anything goes
Let's Craft and Create - Make your own background
Paradise of Stamps - For Someone Special
Simon Says - A Hint of Pink
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes

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Thursday, 4 May 2017

Pink Ballerina

Good evening!
Here's a card i made with an older Tilda stamp which i've coloured with Distress Inks and stamped with Memento ink.
 Image - Magnolia Tilda with Ballet Shoes.
Medium - Memento ink and Distress Inks
Tools - JoyCrafts Fancy Oval, Dovecraft Ballerina and Ballet shoes dies.
DP - The Works.
Embellishments - Dovecraft Pearls. Ribbon Girl's ribbon, twine, bead stems and wooden heart button.
Lace is from a local craft retailer.
 Decorated the inside of my card too.
Challenges
All About Magnolia - All about Mother Day/Special Lady
Card Mania - Life is colourful
Creatalicious Challenge - Anything goes + option of Girls/Mothers day
Creative Inspirations - Blooms and Bows
Cute Card Thursday - Anything goes
Deep Ocean - Anything goes
Dies R Us - Flowers
Magnolia Forever - Flowers
Simon Says Wednesdays - A hint of pink
Simply Magnolia - Button and lace
Stamping Sensations - Anything goes
That's Crafty! Challenge - Bright challenge

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Wednesday, 26 April 2017

April Showers Bring May Flowers

Good afternoon everyone!
Busy, busy, busy as usual! Getting new roof but i have almost finished decorating the inside of the house.
Managed to give myself a break from decorating and made a card using my Magnolia' 'London Tilda' which i stamped with Memento ink and coloured with my Promarkers.
I used my new JoyCraft butterflies border and oval frame dies.
Butterfly Embossing folder from Crafters Companion.
Flowers, lace, ribbon and pearls from various online stores and my own stash.
DP is from the works.
Challenges
Midweek Magnolias - Favourite colours
Noor Design UK - Flowers
Simon Says - Anything goes
The Ribbon Girls - Use any image 
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Thursday, 13 April 2017

Easter/Spring Fling Pop-Up Card

Here's my second attempt at making a Pop Up card
Warning!! Picture Heavy Post!!
Images - Magnolia Tilda and Inez The Bunny, Tilda with Carrot. 
Sentiments, Rabbit, watering can and sheep stamps were freebies in a mag'.
Medium - Memento ink and TH Distress Inks.

Tools - Magnolia Doohickey Sakurai Flowers, Swedish Lace border die and Cloud dies. Fence die was also a freebie with the stamps.


Papers - Dovecraft.
Embellishments - pearls, Ribbon and glitter carrots are all from my stash.

CHALLENGES
All About Magnolia - All about Spring/Easter
Magnolia-licious - Anything goes
That'she Crafty! Challenge - Foliage and flowers
The Ribbon Girls - April any card
Simon Says Wednesdays - Spring colour inspiration
Simply Magnolia - ribbon

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Tilda & Her Little Lamb

A card using Tilda & Elsie the lamb.
Colored with Distress Inks. DP from The Works.
Cheery Lynn French Pastry doily die.
Polka dot ribbon from Crafty Ribbons.

Challenges 
All About Magnolia- All about Spring/Easter
Magnolia-licious - Anything goes
Midweek Magnolias - Anything goes
Simon Says - Spring colour inspiration


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Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Hoppy Easter!!

A couple of posts today!
First i have made an Easter card for my Aunt & Uncle using some freebie stamps and i have watercoloured using my TH Distress inks.
Added some JoyCrafts cloud die cuts.
Challenges
Creatalicious Challenge - Anything goes + optional
Creative Insprations - Spring spectacular
Deep Ocean - Easter
Di'd Digi Designs - Spring and/or Easter
Let's Craft and Create - Easter/April Showers/Spring
Simon Says Wednesdays - Spring colour inspiration
Stamping Sensations - April anything goes
The Ribbon Girls - April any card challenge
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Card For a Man

A very simple card for a male.
I stamped the sentiment a couple of times and placed some xcut cog dies.
 I cut these out of silver mirror card.
Sentiments stamped with Memento Tuxedo black ink.
PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR MY EARLIER POST!
Challenges
7 Kids Challenge - Anything goes
Creative Inspirations - Anything goes
Kort 'O' Mania - Card for a man
Simon Says - Anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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My First Stampin Bella

Hi all!
Today i would like to share a card i made using some of my prize from Quick Cards Magazine on Facebook.
Here's what i received.
Gorgeous right!!
 And here's a card i made using some of the products.
I coloured with my Tim Holtz Distress inks and markers.
Also used some of my flowers, pearls and ribbon.
Spellbinders Majestic elements die to frame the image, Martha Stewart corner punch and JoyCrafts bow die.
Challenges
7 Kids Challenge - Anything goes
CHNPP - March challenge
Creative Inspirations - Anything goes
Deep Ocean - Flowers everywhere
Di's digi Designs - Add some texture
Inky Chicks - Flowers
Noor Design UK - Spring
Scrap and Craft - Celebration
Simon Says - Anything goes
The Ribbon Girls - March use any image
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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Friday, 24 March 2017

Favourite Stamp & Colours

SORRY!
It's been a while since i last posted but we are still decorating and it's taking longer than we thought it would.
I took a bit of timeout to make this card using my lovely Magnolia 'Dressed for Festivity Tilda'.
I have coloured with my Distress inks and markers.
I think it would make a lovely Mother's day card.
 Cardstock - Tim Holtz Distress Coredinations
DP is Pion Design i used a Tim Holtz embossing folder on the papers.
Dies 
 Magnolia doily, Fairytale Tag and Sakura branch and flowers dies.
 Helz Cuppleditch ticket die,
Go Kreate for the card shape and layering.
Cheery Lynn Fanciful Flourish die,
Embellishments
Magnolia butterfly, paper straws, flowers and a handmade flower.
Pearls, Ribbons and lace.
White Gesso
And i think that's about everything, lol!
Challenges
All About Magnolia - Favourite colours
Crafty Calender - March Mum's day/special female
Deep Ocean - Flowers everywhere
Inky Chicks - Flowers
Magnolia Forever - Ribbon and lace
Magnolia-licious - Anything goes
Marvelous Magnolia - Ribbon and lace
Noor Design UK - Spring
Penny Black & More - Anything goes
Pixie's Snippets Playground - Weeks#273 - 274
Scrap and Craft - Celebrations 
Simon Mondays - Layer it up
Simon Wednesdays - Use more than one die or punch
The Ribbon Girls - March use any image
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
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