These little bunnies have featured heavily in my Christmas cards this year. So when I saw the Indigoblu blog stamping challenge I thought…it would be rude not too! So here’s my entry.- the theme is ‘snow snow snow ‘ … It came first in the top three picks by the lovely indigoblu design team!! Thank you.… Continue reading Snow snow snow
I made this card for a friend who designs steampunk hats- Rattytathats. The TL hat die was perfect so I couldn’t resist ! The clock embossing folder is from Sara’s men’s card range- Crafter’s Companion. The sentiment is from Sizzix and the little extras from TL and my crafty stash. There is a little bell… Continue reading Steampunk Christmas
Well it’s that time of year again to make a magical special card for my imaginative little Frozen devotees, Molly, Evie and Ella. So with a little help from dies from Tattered Lace and Spellbinders and the wonderful sparkle pens from Crafter’s companion I think it looks cold enough! It’s certainly an extravaganza this year… Continue reading Frozen extravaganza !
This is the final instalment of my speed design journey! It happens every year! Wish I could really start in July! Never mind got there in the end..just about! Cut the trees in half! and scale down the design! doh! Even did a northern lights for a special friend! Sparkle pens rule! Happy Christmas!
So here’s the blog update for a speedier Christmas design! Sizzix and Mr Holtz to the rescue. I wanted to keep the snow scene with the sunset sky so I stuck with the masks and sparkle pens and just added a few die cuts. So here’s how: Yes it’s quicker but have an idea to… Continue reading Die cutting to the rescue!
Today sees the last ideas with the tree stamp. A simpler design this time and a lot calmer! Its been lovely stamping but need a quicker version for 40 cards. The next designs hopefully capture the essence but facilitate speed. What could it be? Tune in again to see!
Yes it’s getting colder in my inky world. I’ve introduced additional stamps- multi step pine trees from Just rite. I thought since I still haven’t got my Christmas decorations out I would decorate the tree! Different mood tomorrow.
Here’s today’s offering. Some more snowy ideas using the same stamp set and sparkle pen skies. Love the bunnies! More tomorrow. X
Following the same theme and using the same techniques and products here’s the next set of ideas. I must say I’m loving the sparkle pens for sky effects and the stamps are fab! More tomorrow. X
At last.. Design one! I wanted to use my spectrum noir sparkle pens from Crafter’s companion and I’ve teamed them up with the lovely stamps from indigo blu. The cardstock is also CC. Using Sheena’s stamping card (of course!)and black card with a little purple mirror. Basically I used masks, black ink, stamps and sparkle… Continue reading White Christmas stag