Swirly Tilda… Wednesday, Jun 14 2017 

You still have some time to join us for our Challenge at Midweek Magnolia  this week is a nice and easy Anything Goes with a Magnolia Image and I’ve chosen Swirly Tilda from the 2014 Waiting for Christmas collection and created this pretty Birthday card:

swirly tilda

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: E47, E44, E43, E41 clothes: BG72, BG11, BG10, BG0000

For a closer look:

swirly tilda closeup2

And another:

swirly tilda closeup

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 Anything Goes with a Magnolia Image Challenge for a chance to win a terrific prize

One last look:

swirly tilda angle

Supplies:
Stamps: Magnolia Swirly Tilda, SU Teeny Tiny Sentiments
Paper: Magnolia Vintage Turquoise and Magical Turquoise
Cardstock: SU Whisper White
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, SU Soft Suede and Sahara Sand
Accessories: Marianne Designs CR1404 and LR0317, Nestabilities Classic Circles, Tim Holtz Star Cluster, Tag Punch, Twine and Seam Binding, Heart Charm, Wooden Sentiment, Lace, Kindy Glitz

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

Crafting From the Heart Anything Goes
A Perfect Time To Craft Anything Goes
Dragonfly Dreams Just Add Sparkle
Corrosive Challenges Anything Goes
Ribbon Girl Any Image/Ribbon
LHOSM Special date (Birthday)
Allsorts 2 or More Dies
Scrap and Craft Anything Goes /String, Twine or Ribbon
Sweet Stampin Monochrome
Crafting With Friends Anything Goes

 

Happy Crafting Julie

 

So pleased to be the Challenge Winner at Ribbon girl this time

Flower Power… Wednesday, Jun 7 2017 

Our Challenge for you at The Paper Shelter blog this week is ‘Flower Power. I’ve chosen Angel and created this sweet cupcake:

cupcake2

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, R81, R24, R22, R20, W3, W1, W00 I added some Kindy Glitz for a sparkle effect

For a closer look:

fairy 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.

I have a tutorial on how to create the cupcake here if you would like to try one yourself

One last look:

fairy closeup2

Supplies:
Stamps: The Paper Shelter Angel

Paper: Kaiser Precious Moments
Cardstock: Stiff card for cupcake base
Accessories: Roses,Rosebuds and Blossoms by Vivaldi, Rose Trim, Seam Binding, White Foam Ball, Craft Knife, Hot Glue Gun, Scor-pal

I will enter this project into the following Challenges:

Crazy Challenge Flowers
Artistic Inspirations Anything Goes
Colour Inspiration Monday Hand Coloured image
Incy Wincy Anything Goes
PIP Anything Goes
CAGI Anything Goes
L’il patch of Crafty Friends Anything Goes
Crafting From the Heart Anything Goes
CODTC Anything Goes
Pile It On Fancy Folds

 

Happy Crafting Julie

 

So pleased to get an Honorary mention at PIP

 

And a DT Favourite at Crafting From the Heart

And a Top 3 pick at the Crazy Challenge

Small Wonder…. Monday, Jun 5 2017 

For todays card I’ve chosen one of Matties beautiful Nature prints and created this pretty card:

polar bear card 1

I’ve framed the image with a gorgeous new die from Marianne Designs  Anja’s Frilly Square LR0470

For a closer look:

polar bear closeup2

And another:

polar bear closeup

I’ve gone with minimal embellishment on this one as the die cut set does it all. I love the neutral tones, the grey and white frame the polar bear perfectly don’t you think?

One last look:

polar bear angle

Supplies:
Stamps: LOTV Circular Sentiments
Paper: Matties Mooiste MB0156, Marianne Designs Driftwood PK9134
Cardstock: SU Basic Grey, Smokey Slate and Whisper White
Ink: SU Smokey Slate
Accessories: Marianne Designs LR0470 Anja’s Frilly Square, Martha Stewart Cherish Border Punches, Cream Seam Binding, Metal Flower Charm, Circle Punch, Tim Holtz Distress Stain Picket Fence

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

Crafting From the Heart Anything Goes
A Perfect Time To Craft Anything Goes
CODTC Anything Goes
Inkspirational Windows
Just Us Girls Die Cuts
Scrap and Craft Anything Goes with string/twine or ribbon
2 Crafty Critter Crazies Anything Goes/feature a creature
A Bit More time To Craft Anything Goes
Crafty Animals Anything Goes
QKR Stampede Anything Goes

 

Happy Crafting Julie

 

So pleased to be a Top 5 pick at QKR Stampede

Tilda with Scarlet the Pig… Wednesday, May 31 2017 

You still have some time to join us for our Challenge at Midweek Magnolia  This week our theme is Die cuts. I’ve chosen Tilda with Scarlet the Pig from the Animal of the Year collection, I think this would have to be my favourite collection as there are so many sweet stamps and such cute animals too. I’ve created this pretty card to inspire you:

tilda and scarlet

My image is stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black 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: RV95, RV93, RV91, RV0000 pig: R20, R21, R00, W1

For a closer look:

closeup 2 scarlet

And another:

tilda and scarlet closeup

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 Die Cuts Challenge (with a Magnolia image of course) for a chance to win a terrific prize

One last look:

tilda and scarlet angle

Supplies:

Stamps: Magnolia Tilda with Scarlet the Pig, Postcard and Chocolate, LOTV Circular Sentiments
Paper: Marianne Designs Eline’s Hello Sweet Baby PB7041
Cardstock: SU Naturals White
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, SU Sahara Sand and Soft Suede
Accessories: Tim Holtz Butterflight, Nestabilities Classic Circles,  Martha Stewart Leaf Punch, Lace and Seam Binding, Shabby, Pearls, WOC Roses, Flower Charm, Bark Heart, Kindy Glitz

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

Addicted To Stamps Animals
Glitter and Sparkle Anything Goes
Stamped Blessings Anything Goes/Stamp
L’il Patch of Crafty Friends Anything Goes
Pile It On Animal and/or Spring Garden
Polkadoodles Anything Goes
Allsorts Vintage
Crafting With Dragon flies Animals
Sweet Stampin Use Up Your Stash
Crafting With Friends Anything Goes

Happy Crafting Julie

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