Thursday, 27 June 2013

Sepia Coloured Image

Hi everyone, hope you are enjoying some warm weather?

I have surprised myself with the latest card, I am really pleased with it, I thought it might have given me quite a headache as I haven't tried a card in sepia before, but I have impressed myself (ha, ha) hope you like it as I do..




"Princess of the Valley"


Materials used:

Magnolia Stamp "Princess of the Valley" ( Prince & Princess Collection)
Momento London Fog ink
Bazzill card stock
X-press it Blending Card
Copic markers
Spellbinders dies 
Martha Stewart Edge punch
Core dinations Core Tag
Little Darlings Sentiment stamp
Flower Petals - Paper2
Platinum Ranger Stickles 
Lace from stash.

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I would like to enter this card in the following Challenges:








Friday, 21 June 2013

Live & Love Crafts # 12 - Birthstone - January Garnet

Hi everyone, hope you are all having some really good weather?

It's started to really feel like winter here in Melbourne we've had Frost - okay it hasn't lasted long but to my Pommy eyes its gorgeous having been born in January in the UK I love it!

My birthstone is Garnet/Amethyst as I am on the cusp (20 January), I much prefer Amethyst but have made my card Red to resemble the garnet, this maybe because I have made a few cards in purple lately..



Birthstone - January - Garnet

"Secret Tilda"


This little Tilda was one of my first stamps, I think she is really gorgeous and what ever
colour she is wearing she wears it with grace, I wonder what cute present she is hiding...

Materials used:

Magnolia stamp "Secret Tilda" (Merry Little Christmas Collection)
Memento London Fog ink
Bazzill card stock
X-press it Blending card
Copic markers
Magnolia Dragon Fly die
Spellbinders Dies
Kaisercraft stamp 'Postmarks'
French Guipure lace
Kaisercraft & Prima Flowers
Liquid Pearls
Star Dust Ranger Stickles
Pearls and Ribbon from stash.

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I would like to enter this card in the following Challenges:

Live & Love Crafts - Birthstone


Magnolia-licious Challenge - Luscious Lace








Monday, 17 June 2013

MDUC #201 Anything Goes Challenge

Hi everyone,

Hope you are all well, unlike me - I have had a cold for almost a week now, yuk!!

I thought I would make and post a card to help myself feel a little better..



"Princess Tilda"

I think this little Tilda is really special, she looks superb in Red,
I thought Christmas might suit her, so here she is!

I have used:

Magnolia stamp "Princess Tilda" (Fairy Tale Collection)
Momento London Fog ink
Kaiser card Stock
Spellbinders Dies
Martha Stewart Corner Punch
Copic Markers
Susan Wheeler sentiment from (HollyPond Hill Collection)
Prima & Kaisercraft Flowers
Gems, ribbon, Doily,
Stampendous Shaved Ice, 
"Fantasy Gold" Embossing Powder 
"Xmas Red" Rangers Stickles 

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I would like to enter this card in the following Challenges:




Friday, 7 June 2013

Butterflies Tuesday Challenge

Hi everyone,

I hope that you are warm where ever you live.

Sorry I've been off radar for a few weeks lots of things happening here - 
I have been asked if I wanted to go back to work !!! gasp, shock horror, after being a lady of leisure for almost 4 years now. 

I said Yes, so now I will be back in a Medical environment again on a casual basis it will be like going back in time but not in a hospital, it should be fun!

It will give me a few more pennies for my wonderful hobby LOL.

Anyway, here is my latest creation "Tilda with Butterfly Jeans" 
I thought it would be fun to put a roof on this lovely Boutique stamp to make it look like a shop front. 




Supplies used:
Magnolia stamps 'Tilda with Butterfly Jeans' (Butterfly wishes Collection)
'Boutique' (Bon Voyage Collection)
Kaiser Card Stock
Spellbinders Dies
Fiskars & Sullivans Punches
Copic Markers
Little Darlings sentiment
Prima flowers
Lace & half Pearls from my stash

I would like to enter this card in the following Challenges:

Magnolia-licious - Butterflies Tuesday Challenge
Ribbon Girl - Add a Die Cut Challenge


Speak to you all again soon,


Book Page cards

Hello, I recently watched a youtube video using old book pages! I've torn pages out of a book I'd read but didn't like, so...