Saturday, 28 June 2014

Lavinia zen butterfly, orange,black and bling.

Ingredients are;
7x7 card.
glitter card for border.
Imagination crafts card, orchid.
Lavinia Stamps Zen Butterfly, stamped 3 times and stickles glitter added to key areas.
Anna Marie Sentiment, coloured with distress ink , black lace added.
Black ribbon and bow, 2 sparklers, 3 small butterflies and gems.

Entering challenge at Lisa B, Lavinia Stamps

Entering Ink It Up challenge at;

Entering Flora and Fauna challenge at;

Entering anything goes at;

Entering monochromatic challenge;

Entering Animal Antics at;

Sunday, 22 June 2014

Summer fun in the garden, with lili of the valley,dies and ribbon.

ingredients are;

Craftwork Cards, shaped card
patterned paper from stash,
large doily,
Spellbinders gold labels 4.with distress ink bundled sage and stickles diamond
lili of the valley magical fairies art pad. glossy accents on sunglasses and stickles on wings
signature dies star bunting.
sweet lilac flowers
leaves are maya arts ribbon,
lace butterfly,with sparkler
green ribbon with pearl slider, gems

Entering summer garden challenge at;

Entering ribbons challenge at;

Entering lace and pearls challenge at;

Entering flora and fauna challenge at;

Entering summer holiday challenge at; WON )

Entering things with wings challenge at;

Entering Layers challenge at;

Entering 3 layers or more challenge at;

Entering favourite colour combination, pink and;

Friday, 20 June 2014

All that glitters is green, butterflies that sparkle.

So pleased with sparkle medium in moulds.
ingredients are;
card 10cm x 21cm.
imagination crafts products,panel card, meadow vintage,
panel stencil deco branch, sparkle medium hunter green.
Martha Stewart butterfly mould, i have used the clay and glittered them and 2 are sparkle medium.
small pearls and lace with pearls.
stickles, diamond.

Entering All That Glitters Challenge at;

Entering flora and fauna at;

Entering lace and pearls at; (won) whoo hoo

Entering 3 layers or more at;

Entering monochromatic challenge at;

Wednesday, 18 June 2014

Lavinia stamps, fairy, lace,gems and butterflies.

Hi, This is my first play with Lavinia Stamps,
Love them,but now i think i will need a few more, l really like the fairy.
l decided to glitter the stamped image, and make the wings from fusible fibres and sheets.

Ingredients are;
8x8 card die cut using Spellbinders labels one.Coloured with distress inks, black soot,Spun sugar and Victorian velvet.
imagination crafts glossy card pink blossoms, die cut with Spellbinders labels one.
Lavinia Stamps Fairy Stamp, stamped with black ink,then Black art ultra fine glitter.The wings have been made by inking stamp, laying fusible sheets,(mother of pearl) and fibres, greaseproof paper and ironing to fuse. Cut out and glue to image.
Black and red flower lace,
gem meche, black and clear gems.
Martha Stewart punched butterflies from black glitter paper.
Butterfly charms, black and silver.
Stickles star dust around edges.

Entering Lisa B Challenge, Lavinia stamps;

Entering Challenge Beads or Gems at;

Entering challenge all that glitters at;

Entering ink it up challenge at;

Sunday, 15 June 2014

Sparkle medium butterflies and flourish.All that glitters is pink.

All that glitters is pink.

This large butterfly is made from sparkle medium in a mould.
oh that lace is lush.
This small butterfly is also made from sparkle medium in a Martha Stewart mould.

Ingredients are;
Sparkle Medium, Antique Pink, Imagination crafts, used on stencil and to make butterflies from a Martha Stewart Mould. l love clay but was really surprised how good the medium worked, keeping the detail.
Deco Branch Stencil Panel,
Pink Vintage Panel Card, both from Imagination crafts.
Heartfelt Creations paper from Sweet Lullaby collection.
Deep Lace,
Pink Gem Meche,
Pink flowers and leaves, pearls, gems.
stickles star dust.
card is 21cm x 15cm.

Entering Imagination crafts challenge, All that glitters;

Entering Anything goes at;

Entering stencil it at;

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Entering layers challenge at; 

Tuesday, 10 June 2014

Afternoon Nap, Lili Of The Valley topper,

Ingredients are,

Lili Of The Valley Topper. Glossy Accents on hat, shoes and leaves.
Spellbinders Labels One used to cut the 6x6 card, the topper and 2 layers.
brown card and Heartfelt Creations Leaf Paper from Sun Kissed Collection,
The Leaves have been cut from these papers too, using Sue Wilson Faux Quilled Leaves.
the bird house is a button.
ladybird and wooden bird coloured brown.
craftwork cards sentiment with a bit of jute.

Entering Male Challenge at;

Entering Only Men Allowed at;

Entering One for the Boys Challenge at;

Entering one for the boys challenge at;(WON)

Entering one for the boys challenge;

Entering anything goes at;

Entering Masculine challenge at;

A one layer card using a Sue Wilson die, Italian Collection, Tuscany

Ingredients are;
14.5cm square pearl card.
pearl card die cut using Sue Wilson die - Italian Collection, Tuscany.
Coloured with distress inks, peeled paint, milled lavender and shaded lilac.
then all the pieces are put back together and glued into place to make a one layer card.
wow what a challenge to make a card without layers, but will save on postage, so all good.

Entering Allsorts Challenge, one layer; (WON)

Monday, 9 June 2014

Tattered lace, in the garden with heartfelt creations.

Ingredients are;
Heartfelt Creations Once Upon a Time papers, distressed with Tim Holtz Tool.
Tattered Lace His DIY & Gardening Embellishments. Coloured with distress inks then glossy accents.
Happy Birthday is Tattered Lace Sentiments 2014, coloured with distress inks and glossy accents.
green ribbon on side with male bow made with same ribbon and jute.
Anna Marie Designs Landscape card 

Entering Tattered Lace, One For The Guys at;

Sunday, 8 June 2014

Tattered Lace, DIY, with Heartfelt Creations

Ingredients are;
Heartfelt Creations Once Upon a Time papers, 3 Different papers all distressed with Tim Holtz Tool.
Tattered Lace His DIY & Gardening Embellishments. Coloured with distress inks then glossy accents.
Happy Birthday was free with a magazine, die cut, coloured with distress inks and glossy accents.
male bow made with seam binding and jute.
kraft card 5x7

Entering Tattered lace Challenge, one for the guys, (came third)

Saturday, 7 June 2014

Happy Birthday for the guys, heartfelt creations.

these two pictures show the glossy accents and crackle glaze

ingredients are;
Heartfelt Creations papers with tag Once Upon a Time,
Stamps, numeral clocks pre cut set and burnished key pre cut set,
the dies are once upon a time and burnished key.
seam binding and twine tied in a male bow, twine on tag.
happy birthday die, free from a magazine, with the border cut off.
distress inks to colour in stamped images and they have all been either crackled or glossy accents,
tim holtz tool used around all edges to distress.
Card 6 x 6 

Entering different shapes challenge at;