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Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Crafting for all Seasons # 84 Monochrome

Hi everyone I hope that you are all well and happy, welcome to my little bit of blogland!
Today is the start of a brand new challenge over at Crafting for all Seasons and the theme this fortnight is Monochrome. As always we have been real lucky on the DT we have had some amazing images to work with so you will find plenty of inspiration over on the challenge and my fellow teamies blogs!
Here is what I have created and I hope that you like it.
 

Goodies Used
 
Base: 6x6 card blank from Papermania, matted and layered with black and white textured cardstock
Topper: Fuscia digi image from our FAB sponsor (DETAILS BELOW) coloured here and there with black Promarker
Greeting: Die cut Happy Birthday from my stash
Embellishments: Organza and Grossgrain  polkadot ribbon, black gems and butterfly from my stash.
We have had some amazing, stunning entries for our last challenge and cant wait to see what you create for #84 monochrome, so pop along to our challenge blog and enter for your chance to win the fab prize on offer and be in our top 3!
Links
Crafting for all Seasons Challenge blog
 
Our generous sponsor this fortnight is
Stitchy Bear Outlet
Fabulous sponsor in 2014
 
With an amazing 3 images from 1 of the showcased crafters for the lucky winner of this fortnights challenge.( Stitchy Stamps, Scrappers Delights, Coostey Creations)
 
Thank you as always for stopping by
Hugs and love
Tina
xxx
HAPPY CRAFTING



Wednesday, 6 August 2014

Crafting for all Seasons challenge #83 - Feature a Creature

Hi everyone I hope that you are all well and happy. Welcome to my bit of blogland .
Today sees the start of a brand new challenge over at Crafting for all Seasons and the theme is " Feature a Creature" . We the DT have had some amazing digi images to work with this challenge from our sponsor Lacy Sunshine, so without further ado I would like to share with you a card I have created using the super cute Sherry Stinkybuggmee image and I hope you like it.
 

Goodies Used
Base: 6x6 card blank from Hobbycraft that I added layer of pastel green paper inked around the edges with river rock ink from Stampin Up. I then distressed using the Tim Holtz distressing tool 2 further pieces of paper from my stash, 1 flecked brown and 1 pastel green. they were again inked around the edges with River Rock ink
Topper: Sherry Stinkybuggmee digi coloured with Promarkers , background also coloured with Promarkers.
Embellishments: Buttons, polka dot ribbon and bow from my stash and wooden Special Friend sentiment that was given to me by the lovely Linda Simpson.
Huge thanks to everyone that entered our last challenge you are all amazing!
The prize for challenge #83 is 3 digi images from the Lacy Sunshine store so come along and enter for your chance to win.
Links
Crafting for all Seasons challenge blog

Lacy Sunshine Store
 
Thank you as always for stopping by.
Hugs and Love
Tina xxx
HAPPY CRAFTING
 
 

Monday, 4 August 2014

200th BLOG POST ! Tsunami Rose Sample make

Hi everyone I hope that you are all well and happy. Welcome to my little bit of blogland!
Today sees my 200th BLOG POST and  I would like to share with you a " First Keepsakes and photo holder" box I have created using the gorgeous Vintage Damask flush blue paper designed by Daisy Collins owner/designer of Tsunami Rose designs.
So here it is and I hope that you like it.



Goodies Used
Base: Paper Mache heart shaped box covered with the Vintage Damask flush blue paper.
Flower feature: Created using a big blob of silicone glue with a keyring loop in centre with  flowers and pearl wires from my stash. 
Embellishments: Vintage lace, non adhesive pearls, self adhesive pearls, ribbon and ribbon bow from my stash.
 
Links
Tsunami Rose Facebook Group
 
Tsunami Rose zibbet store
 
Thanks for stopping by
Hugs
Tina xx
HAPPY CRAFTING 

 

Saturday, 2 August 2014

Victorian Lizabeth Lacy Sunshine Image

Hi everyone I hope that you are all well and happy. Welcome to my little bit of blogland. 
Today I would like to share with you a card I have created using the gorgeous Victorian Lizabeth image from Lacy Sunshine. 
Here it is and I hope that you like it!
 
 
  Goodies Used
 
Base: 8x8 card blank from Hobbycraft covered with paper from mariposa paper stack
Topper: Doily die cut from the Papermania Vintage Notes collection topped with the gorgeous Victorian Lizabeth image from Lacy Sunshine that I coloured with a selection of Promarkers and added a few little dots of glitz glitter glue on her dress.
Embellishments: Bow created using a piece of powder blue organza, butterfly die cut from cheery Lyn, Die cut leaves and swirls using Spellbinders, self adhesive pearls and flowers put together using a selection from my stash.
I have really enjoyed colouring this little beauty and have actually been a little braver with the colours I have used.
 
I am entering this card into the following challenge
Lacy Sunshine challenge blog - flowers challenge
 
Thank you for stopping by
Hugs
Tina xxx
HAPPY CRAFTING

Wednesday, 30 July 2014

Karleigh Sue Digis - My First Creation and fantastic news

Hi everyone welcome to my little bit of blogland! I hope that you are all well and happy.
Today I would like to share with you a card I have created using the gorgeous Stop to smell the flowers Digi image designed by Cheri Lyn Owner / Designer of Karleigh Sue Designs.
Cheri Lyns designs are all her own original work so pop along to her FB page and Etsy store and have a peep at the lovelies she has there. ( LINKS BELOW) oops I almost forgot, I am delighted to tell all my lovely followers that I have taken a place on the Karleigh Sue Designs DT !!
Here is the card I created and I hope that you like it.  
 
 
 
Goodies Used 
Base: 5x5 card blank from Papermania that I punched down one edge with Tonic Studios daisy border punch, I then added some pretty floral paper on the card and a strip under the border edge.
Topper: Heart paper doily, oval scallop die cut using a spellbinders die that I backed with a contrasting oval die cut. I then added the cute " Stopped To Smell The Flowers" wich I coloured with a selection of Promarkers.
Embellishments: Spellbinders Heartfelt Creations Belle Rose die leafy swirl cut from peach pearlescent card, Textured white heart die cut edged with amethyst Promarker, string pearls added along the punched edge, purple flowers from Docrafts and to finish buttons and pearls from my stash.
 
Links
Cheri Lyn Facebook page
Karleigh Sue digis Etsy shop
 
Thanks for stopping by
Hugs
Tina xxx
HAPPY CRAFTING

 

Wednesday, 23 July 2014

Crafting for all Seasons Challenge #82 Christmas in July

Hi everyone I hope that you are all well and happy and enjoying the lovely sunshine we are having! Welcome to my little bit of blogland .
Its challenge time over at Crafting for all Seasons and the theme for this fortnights challenge is Christmas in July. We have had some fab digis to work with this challenge from our sponsor Meljens Designs.
 So here is the card I have created using the super cute Christmas Owl digi image and I hope that you like it.
 
 
Goodies Used
Base: 6x6 card blank from Papermania that I layered paper from the Docrafts Back to Basics Christmas essentials paper pack and edged the card with red poppy promarker.
Topper: Created using the gorgeous Christmas Owl Digi mounted on some glossy deep red paper, coloured with a selection of Promarkers and highlighted using glitz glitter glue.
Embellishments: Christmas flowers from Hobbycraft, a bow created using ribbon from my stash and 2 silver card candi in the centre of the flowers. 
 
We have a fantastic prize of 4 non coloured digi images from our sponsor for this challenge so what are you waiting for get crafting!
Sponsor
Meljen's Designs is a lovely stamp company owned and illustrated by Melissa Jenkins. She illustrates whimsical rubber and digital images inspired by her kids and family. Meljen's Designs has a new challenge every Thursday, and a Guest Designer each month at the Meljen's Designs Blog. Please visit the adorable line of Meljen's Designs stamps at our store HERE to browse all of Melissa's lovely designs! You can also see Melissa's exclusive rubber stamps at her corner of Whimsy Stamps, too!  Don't forget to join Meljen's Designs on Facebook HERE to take advantage of special sales and promotions that are just for her facebook fans!
 
 
Links
Crafting For All Seasons Challenge blog
 
Thank you as always for stopping by
Hugs
Tina xxx
HAPPY CRAFTING
 
 
 

Wednesday, 16 July 2014

A little Clean and Simple creation

Hi everyone I hope that you are all well and happy a big welcome to my little bit of blogland.
Recently I have seen quite a few Clean and Simple creations and challenges around blogland and as this theme is not something I often do I thought that I would jump out of my comfort zone a little and give it a whirl. So here is what I have created and I hope that you like it.

 
Goodies Used
 
Base: 5x7 textured card blank from Anitas that I popped a piece of self adhesive butterfly lace tape across the middle.
Topper: Die Cut nestabilities shape.
Sentiment: Stamp is part of the ' Discover Your Passion' set by Indigo Blu. I used Jet Black ink from Archival stamped onto the die cut topper.
Butterfly: Stamp from the ' Discover Your Passion' set by Indigo Blu stamped onto card using Jet Black ink from Archival.
Embellishing: Just 4 black Card Candi in the corners.
 
I am entering this card into the following challenges
Fantasy Stampers - Clean and Simple
Thank you as always for stopping by
Hugs
Tina xxx
HAPPY CRAFTING