Hello Little Butterfly… Wednesday, Jun 28 2017 

You still have some time to join us for our Challenge at Midweek Magnolia  this week our theme for you is Butterflies and Bees.  I’ve chosen some sweet Magnolia Minis and created this pretty card:

butterflies and bees

My image is stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black onto Cryogen White Card and coloured with Copic Sketch Markers. The Copics used are as follows: skin: E11, E00, E000, R20 hair and shoes: E57, E55, E53 clothes: B63, B60, R22, R21, R20 pathway: W2, W1, E43

For a closer look:

butterflies and bees closeup2

And another:

butterflies and bees closeup1

We are sponsored by the wonderful Magnolia Sweden who will offer an awesome prize to the lucky Challenge winner so pop on over to Midweek Magnolias and have a look at the fabulous creations from the rest of the DT and why not have a try at our Butterflies and Bees Challenge for a chance to win a terrific prize

One last look:

butterflies and bees angle

Supplies:
Stamps: Magnolia Mini Hello Little Butterfly and Stone Pathway
Paper: Magnolia Japanese Garden and Vanilla Dots
Cardstock: SU Whisper White
Ink: SU Soft Suede, Wisteria Wonder and Sahara Sand
Accessories: Marianne Designs CR1352, CR1239 and LR0240, Joy Crafts Butterfly Border,Twine, Seam Binding, Martha Stewart Butterfly Punch, Pearl Trim, Bark Heart, Lace, Kindy Glitz, Pearls, Metal Butterfly

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

LHOSM Anything Goes
L’il Patch of Crafty Friends Anything Goes
Stamped Blessings Anything Goes/Stamp
Word Art Wednesday Anything Goes
Corrosive Challenges Anything Goes
A Bit More Time To Craft Anything Goes
Crafts Galore Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper

Happy Crafting Julie

With Much Love… Friday, Jun 23 2017 

Our Challenge for you at Fussy and Fancy this week is Punches and Dies, never a hard one for me as I’m sure you know. I’ve chosen Valentine Angel by Elizabeth Bell and created this pretty card:

fussy and fancy

My image is printed onto Cryogen White Card and coloured with Copic Sketch Markers. The Copics used are as follows: skin: E11, E00, E000, R20 hair: E47, E57, E55, E53, E51 clothes and pillow: R85, R83, R81, R0000, W5, W3, W1, W00 I added some Stickles to the hearts for a sparkle effect

For a closer look:

fussy and fancy closeup2

And another:

fussy and fancy closeup

Each challenge we choose a Top 5 and GDT for a future challenge so join in the fun for a chance to join us in a future challenge.

One last look:

fussy and fancy angle

Supplies:
Stamps: Valentine Angel by Elizabeth Bell, Magnolia Heart Duo, Sentiment and Chocolate, LOTV Circular Sentiment
Paper:  Magnolia Cherub Champagne and Rose Romance
Cardstock: SU Naturals White
Ink: SU Sahara Sand and Soft Suede
Accessories:  Marianne Designs  LR0240 Petra Large Oval, LR0269 Anja’s Vintage Decoration and LR0300  Anja’s Border La La Land Heart Banner, SU Oval Framelits,    1 3/4” Circle Punch, Martha Stewart Leaf Punch, WOC Roses, Pearl Stem, Pearls, Lace, Stickles,Twine, Heart Brad, Pink Ribbon, White Acrylic Paint

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

AUD Sentiments BINGO plus Sentiment (die cut, digi, ribbon)
Crafting With An Attitude Anything Goes
Crafty Girls Creations Anything Goes
WWODTC Anything Goes
TTPH Pink
Crafty Creations Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination Anything Goes
Crafting From the Heart Anything Goes
Sisterhood of Crafters Anything Goes
Word Art Wednesday Anything Goes

 

Happy Crafting Julie

Ribbons and Buttons… Wednesday, Jun 21 2017 

Our Challenge for you at The Paper Shelter blog this week is ‘Ribbons and Buttons’ I’ve chosen Tulips and created this pretty card:

tulips

My image is printed onto Copic Express Card and coloured with Copic Sketch Markers. The Copics used are as follows: skin: E11, E00, E000, R20 hair: E57, E55, E53, E50 clothes: R85, R83, R81, R0000, W3, W1, W00

For a closer look:

tulips closeup2

And another:

tulips closeup     

As always our generous sponsors for the Challenge  are The Paper Shelter, they are offering a fabulous prize of $30. to spend on The Paper Shelter website

This is providing you have used one of their products on your card. You could use an Image, Paper or Printable and you will find lots to choose from on their website. Even if you don’t use Paper Shelter products they will still offer you 3 images of your own choice, so you really cannot loose can you?

Please also remember you are allowed to enter three projects but one of these must carry at least one Paper Shelter product please.

One last look:

tulips angle

Supplies:
Stamps: The Paper Shelter Tulips, LOTV Circular Sentiments, Magnolia Chocolate
Paper: Magnolia Rose Garden
Cardstock: SU Naturals White
Ink:  SU Soft Suede and Sahara Sand, Distress Inks Victorian Velvet 
Accessories: Marianne Designs LR0376 and LR0269, Go Kreate Frilly #15, Magnolia Doohickey So Wrapped Lovely Heart tag, Martha Stewart Butterfly Punch, Shabby Seam Binding, Pink Ribbon, Twine, Stripped Button, Lace, WOC Flowers, Pearls

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

Crafting From the Heart Anything Goes
Addicted To Stamps Flowers
L’il Patch of Crafty Friends Anything Goes
WWODTC Anything Goes
Corrosive Challenges Anything Goes
Ribbon Girl Any Image plus Ribbon
A Bit More Time To Craft Anything Goes
Card Mania Buttons and/or Bows
Craft Dee Bowz Handmade Bow
Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper

 

Happy Crafting Julie

Vintage Magic… Thursday, Jun 15 2017 

Our Challenge for you at Marianne Design Divas this month is Anything Goes with the option of Vintage. I’ve chosen one of Mattie’s gorgeous floral designs and created this pretty card:

mdd vintage

I’ve added some of mu favourite Marianne Designs dies and some pretty soft muted papers to complete the scene

For a closer look:

mdd closeup2

And another:

mdd closeup

We are sponsored by the wonderful Buddly Crafts and Marianne Designs who will offer some awesome prizes to the lucky Challenge winners so pop on over to Marianne Design Divas and have a look at the fabulous creations from the rest of the DT and why not have a try at our Anything Goes with the option of Vintage Challenge and don’t forget you need to include 3 or more Marianne Designs products for a chance to win a terrific prize

One last look:

mdd angle

Supplies:

Stamps: LOTV Circular Sentiments
Paper: Marianne Designs PK9145 Beary Cute, Mattie’s Summer Flowers 1 MB0152
Cardstock: SU Naturals White
Ink:  SU Sahara Sand and Soft Suede
Accessories: Marianne Designs Dies: LR0376 Anja’s Ovals, LR0356 Tiny’s Butterflies 1 and LR0300 Anja’s Border, FR1112 Pink Rose Trim, JU0874 Birdcage Charm, Pink Seam Binding and Twine, WOC Flowers, Pearls, Martha Stewart Leaf Punch

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

Allsorts At Least 2 Dies
Artistic Inspirations Anything Goes/Dies or Stencils
TTCRD Anything Goes
WWODTC Anything Goes
Scrap and Craft Anything Goes /String, Twine or Ribbon
Crafting From the Heart Anything Goes
Incy Wincy Anything Goes
Deep Ocean Die cuts, Chip board or Punches
Ooh La La Pearls
Jo’s Scrap Shack Anything Goes
Simply Paper craft Anything Goes
A Perfect Time To Craft Anything Goes

Happy Crafting Julie

 

So pleased to be the Challenge Winner at Crafting From the Heart

And a Winner at Incy Wincy

And a Top 3 pick at TTCRD

And the Challenge Winner at Artistic Inspirations

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