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Tuesday, 31 July 2012

One For The Boys

Another birthday card using the inspiration pic from Scrapbook Boutique. I found the anchor pendant charm in my jewellery making supplies and know I won't be using it for jewellery  :  )


Supplies:  brown card blank, blue dark blue and white cardstock, Bella Oriental Chic dp, pewter anchor pendant charm, hb sticker, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, QuicKutz Nesting Circles dies, Fiskars waves embossing plate, Fiskars Threading Water border punch.

Challenges:
Scrapbook Boutique 2012/07 - Inspiration pic
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

One For The Boys

A masculine birthday card using the inspiration pic at Scrapbook Boutique.


Supplies:  white and blue cardstock, dp from Kaisercraft Hunt & Gather paper pad, satin ribbon, Memento Rich Cocoa ink, foam tape, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, QuicKutz Nesting Circles  die, Maya Road Around The World stamp, JustRite Happy Birthday Kit sentiment stamp.

Challenges:
Scrapbook Boutique 2012/07 - One For The Boys
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Saturday, 28 July 2012

Summer Blooms and Butterflies


A vintage-style card with a bit of distressing with my new Tim Holtz distressing tool.  I know I don't really need one but I love gadgets  : )

Supplies:  pearl square card blank, pearl and pale brown cardstock, background dp from a prize pack, green dp scrap, flowers, pearls, copper sentiment sticker, foam pads, glue dots, Zig Two-way glue pen, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, MFT Die-namics Oval Decorative Doily Duo, QuicKutz Nesting Ovals die, CC Designs Butterfly die, Cheery Lynn Olive Branches die, Tim Holtz distressing tool.

Challenges:
Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR55 - Layers
Simon Says Stamp and Show - Hey Girl
Card and Scrap Challenge 35 - Wings
Platypus Creek Challenge 11 - Things with Wings
Tuesday Alchemy Challenge 24 - Very Vintage
DL.Art Thankful Thursdays - Thank You
Little Clair's Designs Challenge 23 - Summer
J&C Creations - Anything Goes
The Poodles Parlour - Anything Goes
MFP SpeedyTV Simple Salutations 4 - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
Cardz TV Challenge 12 - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Thursday, 26 July 2012

Christmas In July Again

The second card for the Craft Mad forum swap.  This one has a blingy buckle that I've had in my stash but never used.

Supplies:  white card blank, red cardstock, dp from HOTP Forever Christmas Cards paper stack, grosgrain ribbon, buckle with rhinestones, Fundamentals foiled MC rub-on, ds tape.

Tools:  Fiskars border punch.

Challenges:
DL.Art Thankful Thursday - Christmas In July
Lollipop Crafts Challenge 84 - Christmas In July
Party Time Tuesdays PTT78 - Christmas In July
Crafters Companion Challenge 26 - Ho Ho Ho Christmas
Cards For Men Challenge 15 - Christmas in July
LEJ Challenge 13 - Bling Bling
The Paper Shelter Challenge 74 - Metal Embellishment
Shopping Our Stash Challenge 61 - Something New ~ buckle
Fab N Funky Challenge 131 - No Stamped Image
J&C Creations - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
Crafts and Me Challenge 94 - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Wednesday, 25 July 2012

Christmas In July

A Christmas card made for a swap at the Craft Mad forum.  I've already received mine from my swapee so I need to post this and the next one very soon....

Supplies:  red card blank, white cardstock, pearl cabachons, MC sticker, glue dots, foam pads, ds tape.
Tools:  Big Shot, Craft Concepts Budding Vine embossing folder, Spellbinders Classic Ovals die, Kreaxions flower die.

Challenges:
Little Scrap Pieces Fun Friday - Christmas In July
DL.Art Thankful Thursday - Christmas In July
My Craft Spot Challenge 63 - Christmas In July
Lollipop Crafts Challenge 84 - Christmas In July
Go Fish Challenge 21 - Christmas In July
Party Time Tuesdays PTT78 - Christmas In July
Crafters Companion Challenge 26 - Ho Ho Ho Christmas
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Cat and Butterfly

A birthday card using up a few paper scraps following the sketch at Simon Says Stamp.


Supplies:  white card blank, blue and pearl cardstock, dp scraps from Inque Boutique Memoirs and Kaisercraft Blae & Ivy paper pads, pearls, hb sticker, foam tape, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, Craft Concepts Budding Vine embossing folder, QuicKutz Nesting Ovals die, Magnolia Doohickeys Paris Nights cat die, Sullivans butterfly punch.

Challenges:
Simon Says Stamp - sketch
Charisma Cardz Challenge 28 - Favourite Animal ~ cat
Send A Smile 4 Kids - Animal
The ABC Challenge - T for Two ~ 2 animal dies/punches
J&C Creations - Anything Goes
Crafts and Me Challenge 94 - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Not Older, Just Better

A monochromatic card  with a sentiment stamp I haven't used before from the JustRite Happy Birthday kit.

Supplies:  white and olive cardstock, tree dp from a Cre8tiv mini stack, ribbon, Memento Cottage Ivy ink, foam pads, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, QuicKutz Nesting Circles die, sentiment stamp from JustRite Happy Birthday kit.

Challenges:
MFP SpeedyTV Simple Salutations Challenge 3 - Tree + sentiment
Sweet Stampin' - Monochromatic
Card A Day July Challenge - Just For Men
Repeat Impressions DCC718 - Outdoors or Wildlife
Shopping Our Stash Challenge 61 - Something New ~ not used before

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Tuesday, 24 July 2012

Monochrome Thinking Of You

A card with a sweet pre-coloured digital image from The Paper Shelter.

Supplies:  white and orange cardstock, circles dp from stash, The Paper Shelter printed image, Memento Potters Clay ink, ds tape, foam tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, QuicKutz Nesting Circles die, Fiskars corner rounder and border punch, sentiment and frame stamps from AnnaBelle Stamps Sentimental Bluebells set.

Challenges:
Stamp and Create July Challenge - Hands Full Of Love
Sweet Stampin' - Monochromatic
Paper Playtime Challenge 79 - Say It With Sentiments ~ A Miss You Card
Perfect Sentiments PSC41 - Anything Goes
Joanna Sheen - Animal Crackers

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Monday, 23 July 2012

Celebrate

A celebration card using the beautiful patterned papers from Kaisercraft's Gypsy Sisters Collection, one of my favourite paper pads I have in my stash  : )

Suppplies:  card blank, Kaisercraft Gypsy Sisters dp, Memento Rose Bud ink, ds tape.
Tools:  Spellbinders Moroccan Accents die, Whimsy Shaepeology Corner die, QuicKutz Nesing Circles die.

Challenges:
V's Sweet Ideas - Let's Celebrate
Frosted Designs Fabulous Friday - Patterned Paper Only
Whimsy Stamps Challenge 48 - Punches and Edgers
Perfect Sentiments PSC41 - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Sunday, 22 July 2012

Thank You

A vintage style card using an image from Antique Images, following the sketch at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge Blog.


Supplies:  cream cardstock, dp from a prize pack, printed image from Antique Images, Prima Athena Nuevo Ice flowers, sentiment sticker, Memento Potters Clay ink, glue dots, ds tape, Zig Two-way gkue pen.

Tools:  EK Success border punch.

Challenges:
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge 85 - sketch
Stamp and Create July Challenge - Hands Full of Love
It's All About The Vintage Challenge 23 - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp and Show - Anything Goes
Allsorts Week 64 - Distressing
DL.Art Thankful Thursday - Thank You
Papertake Weekly Challenge - All Things Girlie
Whimsy Stamps Challenge 48 - Punches and Edgers
Perfect Sentiments PSC41 - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Friday, 20 July 2012

Blue Bling

A simple birthday card that I spent such a long time on, but ended up just letting the design on the paper dictate what got added (and taken off).  All that remains is one flower plus a sentiment.  I have a few of the  sequin blings in several colours and sizes but this is the first time to use any . . . . . . I don't want to use them up but then why buy them in the first place  ; )

Supplies:  blue card blank, dp from a Cre8tiv mini stack, Kaisercraft Lagoon flower, sequin bling, hb sticker, glue dots, ds tape. 

Challenges:
Shopping Our Stash Challenge 60 - My Precious ~ sequin bling
UnstampaBelles Challenge 13 - Celebrations ~ Happy Birthday!!
Perfect Sentiments PSC41 - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welocme.

Jenny

Doilies and Lace

A vintage style birthday card using my favourite (at the moment) vine trim  :  )

Supplies:  cream square card blank, dp scraps, paper doily, paper lace, vine trim, Memento Rich Cocoa ink, ds tape.
Tools:  LaBlanche Frame With Stand Clock stamp, JustRite Happy Everything Tag Making Kit sentiment stamp.

Challenges:
Made Especially For You - 3 colours ~ green + cream + brown

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Thursday, 19 July 2012

Birthday Tag

A birthday tag using up a few scraps of cardstock.  Not sure if I will leave it as is or make a pocket card for it.

Supplies:  white cardstock scraps, DCWV Citrus Stack patterned card scraps, Memento Bahama Blue ink, ds tape, glue dot, foam pads.

Tools:  Big Shot, Nellie Snellen Circle Frames scallop die, QuicKutz Nesting Circles dies, Cheery Lynn Stacker Flowers die, JustRite Happy Birthday Kit stamp.

Challenges:
Joanna Sheen - Going Round In Circles
Dream Valley Challenge 36 - Anything But a Square
Perfect Sentiments PSC41 - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Fruity

A bright Summery card full of strawberries  : )

Supplies:  white card blank, white cardstock scraps, dp from a Cre8tiv mini stack, strawberry cut from MME Quite Contrary Summer Papers pad, Sullivans Paper Xtra rub-on, foam pads, ds tape, Zig Two-way glue pen.

Tools:  Big Shot, Spellbinders Mega Ovals die, Whimsy Shapeology Corner die, scissors.

Challenges:
Simon Says - Fruity
Whimsy Stamps Challenge 48 - Punches and Edgers
Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR54 - Super Scraps Saturday
LEJ Designs Challenge 12 - Anything Goes
Divas By Design Challenge 44 - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Purple and Green

A simple embossed card with flower and flourishes.

Supplies:  mauve/lilac card blank, green dp scraps, Kaisercraft violet flowers, flower brad, Memento Grape Jelly ink, glue dot, Zig Two-way glue pen.

Tools:  Big Shot, Craft Concepts Budding Vine embossing folder, MFT Die-namics Fancy Flourish die.

Challenges:
Repeat Impressions DCC74 - Colour Challenge ~ green and purple
Made Especially For You - 3 colours ~ lilac + green + purple
LEJ Designs Challenge 12 - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Swirls and Pearls

A birthday card using the Bingo at Creative Inspirations.  I chose pearls + flowers + blue.


Supplies:  cream card blank, pearl cardstock, Rowena Stott The Country Diary Of An Edwardian Lady dp, cream paper lace, flowers, pearls, hb sticker, glue dots, foam pads, Zig Two-way glue pen, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, Spellbinders Mega Ovals die, MFT Die-namics Fancy Flourish die.

Challenges:
The Paper Shelter Challenge 72 - Pearls and Swirls
Papertake Weekly Challenge - All Things Girlie
Bearly Mine Challenge 44 - Girly Birthday Card
LEJ Designs Challenge 12 - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Monday, 16 July 2012

Darling Damask

I made this card using the Bingo at Try It On Tuesday and the inspiration pic at Skipping Stones Designs.


Supplies:  Kaisercraft After Five Card Pad, yellow cardstock, DCWV Citrus Stack yellow patterned card, paper flower, American Crafts Elements grey pearl brad, Portacraft pearls, A Touch Of Class paper? lace, butterfly sticker, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, QuicKutz Nesting Scallops die, Spellbinders Sunflower dies.

Challenges:
Skipping Stones Designs 136 - pic inspiration + blog hop
Try It On Tuesday - Butterfly + Bingo ~ brad, flower, die-cut 
Bearly Mine Challenge 43 - Pearls and Lace
Dream Valley Challenge 36 - Anything but a Square
Made Especially For You - use only 3 colours ~ grey + yellow + white

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Sunday, 15 July 2012

Thank You

A very simple embossed Thank You card in my favourite colour purple.  I have had the little flowers in my stash for about two years, tending not to use them as I prefer self adhesive bling, but they go perfectly with this embossing folder so will get used more now : )



Supplies:  purple and white cardstock, flower bling, ds tape.
Tools:  Big Shot, Sizzix Thank You embossing folder.

Challenges:
Go Fish Challenge 20 - Thank You card using favourite colour
Oldie But a Goodie - Flower Power

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Saturday, 14 July 2012

Flower Power

A simple card using my new Cheery Lynn Olive branches dies, following the colour challenge at Hiding In My Craft Room - Old Olive + Certainly Celery + Summer Sun (I am assuming Summer Sun is yellow as I don't have Stampin' Up colours to compare)

Supplies:  white card blank, Crafters Choice Happy Owl dp, olive and light green cardstock scraps, flowers, brad, glue dot, Zig Two-way glue pen, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, Cheery Lynn Olive branches dies.

Challenges:
Hiding In My Craft Room Challenge 53 - colour challenge ~ olive+celery+yellow
Oldie But a Goodie - Flower Power ~ everything older than 6 mo : )


Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Wednesday, 11 July 2012

Goth Girl

A swirls and pearls card with a pre-coloured image, Gothic Girl from The Paper Shelter.

Supplies:  red white and blue cardstock, Raspberry Road Summer Goodness dp, Gothic Girl image from The Paper Shelter, pearls, ds tape, Zig Two-way glue pen.

Tools:  Big Shot, Spellbinders Mega Ovals die, MFT Die-namics Fancy Flourish die.

Challenges:
The Paper Shelter Challenge 72 - Swirls and Pearls
Creative Card Crew Challenge 14 -  Swirls and Pearls
Allsorts Challenge week 162 - red white and blue
Paper and Such Challenge - red white and blue

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Purple Tiger

A simple card with a punched border and tiger image from Delicious Doodles.

Supplies:  white and purple cardstock, dp from a Creative Kraft mini stack, Delicious Doodles image - colour altered in MSWord, Memento Grape Jelly ink, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, QuicKutz Nesting Ovals die, Fiskars Threading Water border punch, sentiment stamp from AnnaBelle Stamps Sentimental Bluebells set.

Challenges:
Party Time Tuesdays PTT76 - Let's Get Punchy

Thanks for looking, comments welcome. 

Jenny

Tuesday, 10 July 2012

Hands Full of Love

A pretty birthday card using a pre-coloured image from The Paper Shelter, following the recipe at Crafty Creations of 3 patterned papers, 2 buttons, 1 ribbon and 1 sentiment, the colour combo based on the photo inpiration at Crafty Ribbons.



Supplies:  pink and white cardstock, Paper Shelter image, three pattterned paper scraps for flowers, two buttons, grosgrain ribbon, hb sticker, glue dots, foam pads, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, Cuttlebug paisley and flowers embossing folder, Sullivans flower punch, Spellbinders Mega Ovals die, Mpress Convex Square die, MFT Die-namics Prima Donna Petals flower centre die.

Challenges:
Stamp and Create July Challenge - Hands Full of Love
The Paper Shelter Challenge 71 - Flower Power
Oldie But a Goodie Challenge - Flower Power ~ using up a few old scraps of patterned paper
Crafty Creations Challenge 177 - Recipe ~ 3 patterned papers, 2 buttons, 1 ribbon, 1 sentiment
Crafty Ribbons Challlenge 23 - pic inspiration
PaperPlay Challenge '12week27 - Happy Birthday
Celebrate The Occasion Challenge 70 - Happy Birthday
Card a Day July Challenge - use die-cuts
One Stop Craft Challenge 190 - Summer Flowers
Party Time Tuesdays PTT76 - Let's Get Punchy

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Monday, 9 July 2012

Friends

A friendship card following the sketch at Marks Finest Papers SpeedyTV.


Supplies:  purple and white cardstock, dp from stash, the Craft Spot felt flower, button, Memento Grape Jelly ink, foam pad, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, Spellbinders Mega Ovals die, Marianne Designs Don & Daisy stamp, sentiment stamp from Unity Stamps ippity How You Doin' set.

Challenges:
Card Makin Mamas Challenge 49 - use a rubber stamp

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Saturday, 7 July 2012

Coffee and Cream

A card in coffee and cream colours - probably more of a milky latte  : )

Supplies:  cream square card blank, cream and light brown cardstock, pearl cardstock, Kaisercraft Blae&ivy dp, flowers, American Crafts Elements pearl brad, pearls, copper hb sticker, glue dot, Zig Two-way glue pen, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, QuicKutz Nesting Ovals die, CC Designs buttterfly die, MFT Die-namics Fancy Flourish die, Fiskars border punch.

Challenges:
One Stop Craft Challenge 189 - Coffee and Cream
PaperPlay Challenge '12week27 - Happy Birthday
Creative Card Crew Challenge 14 - Swirls and Pearls
Mishelflo's July Challenge - Blooming Birthday
The Paper Shelter Challenge 71 - Flower Power
Whimsy Stamps Challenge 46 - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Friday, 6 July 2012

Vintage Butterflies

A vintage-style card using my new Marianne Designs Craftables butterfly die that I won in the Craft Room's birthday blog hop . . . . . . thank you Suzanne  : )

Supplies:  cream square card blank, dusty pink cardstock, dp from a Cre8tiv mini stack, pearls, lace, flowers, Memento Rich Cocoa ink for distressing, glue dots, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, Marianne Designs butterfly die, CC Designs butterfly die.

Challenges:
Delicious Doodles Challenge 22 - 1,2,3 Recipe ~ 1 lace, 2 dies, 3 flowers
It's All About The Vintage Challenge 23 - Anything Goes
Vintage Artisans Challenge 1 - Vintage Shabby Chic
Robyns Fetish Challenge 114 - Distressing
Southern Girls Challenge 48 - Pearls
The Ribbon Girl July Card Challenge - Girlie
Whimsy Stamps Challenge 46 - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Thursday, 5 July 2012

Christmas In July

A simple Christmas card using scraps of paper that I'd die-cut swirly flourishes from previously.

Supplies:  red and white cardstock, HOTP Forever Christmas Cards green dp, MC sticker, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, Spellbinders Mega Ovals die, MFT Die-namics Fancy Flourish die.

Challenges:
Clearly Inspired Challenge 54 - red + green + white
Moving Along With The Times - Make it Sentimental
Crafters Companion Challenge 36 - Ho Ho Ho Christmas
Lollipop Crafts Challenge 84 - Christmas in July

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Wednesday, 4 July 2012

Summer Butterflies

A slightly shabby vintage-style card for my SIL who's birthday is today and guess who forgot:oops:

Supplies:  cream card blank, pale green and pearl cardstock, Websters pages dp, dusty pink pearls (not candy pink like in pic), Memento Potters Clay ink, foam pads, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, QuicKutz Nesting Circles die, CC Designs Butterflies dies, sentiment stamp from JustRite Happy Birthday Kit, Fiskars border punch.

Challenges:
It's All About The Vintage Challenge 22 - Summer and Butterflies
Vintage Artisans Challenge 1 - Vintage Shabby Chic
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Tuesday Alchemy Challenge 21 - Anything Goes
Whimsy Stamps Challenge 46 - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Patriotic Sport

A card for cricket lovers in the patriotic green and gold sporting colours of Australia.  The image is from Delicious Doodles.

Supplies:  yellow card black, green white and black cardstock, Delicious Doodles image, hb sticker, foam pads, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, Cuttlebug Swiss Dots embossing folder, Fiskars corner rounder.

Challenges:
Simon Says - Sporty and/or Patriotic
Party Time Tuesdays PTT75 - Patriotic ~ Australian Sports colours
Crafty Boots - Sport
PaperTake Weekly - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Beach Huts

A bright summery beachy card with a little turtle on the sand. I have a heap of these turtle charms bought years ago for my jewellery making  : )

Supplies:  yellow cardstock, glitter yellow cardstock from DCWV Citrus Matstack, Crafty Individuals The Seaside dp, Tibetan silver turtle charm with loop cut off, hb sticker, foam pad, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, Cuttlebug Swiss Dots embossing folder, Spellbinders Mega Ovals die.

Challenges:
Repeat Impressions DCC620 - Head For The Beach
Joanna Sheen - Summer Daze
Emergency Crafters - Summer Sun
Oldie but a Goodie - Summer Holidays
Bizzy Becs June Challenge - Bright and Cheery
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Panda

One for the kids with an image from The Paper Shelter.

Supplies:  blue and white cardstock, coloured digi from The Paper Shelter, Kaisercraft Blae & Ivy dp, Memento Bahama Blue ink, foam pads, ds tape, Zig Two-way glue pen.

Tool:  Big Shot, QuicKutz Nesting Circles dies, Fancy That Leafy Flourish die, Fiskars border punch, JustRite Happy Birthday Kit hb stamp.

Challenges:
The Paper Shelter Challenge 70 - Punches and/or Dies
Totally Paper Crafts - Can You Digi it
Sweet Stampin' - Scallops
The Poodles Parlour - Cute and Cuddly

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Monday, 2 July 2012

Birthday Pup

A cute puppy card made from a Crafts U Print download that I received as a freebie when I signed up for their newsletter.

Supplies:  white and blue cardstock, computer printed 3D decoupage image from CraftsUPrint, black grosgrain ribbon, hb rub-on, silver brads, foam pads, ds tape.

Tool:  Big Shot, Cuttlebug Swiss Dots embossing folder, Spellbinders Double Ended Tag die, scissors, hole piercer.

Challenges:
Paper and Such - Snips and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails ~ dog
The Poodles Parlour - Cute and/or Cuddly
Really Reasonable Ribbon RRR51 - Childrens Birthday with Ribbon
Marks Finest Papers Speedy Fox & Friends Challenge 114 - metal ~ brads

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Black and White Owl

A card with my favourite stamp at the moment (probably because it's my newest and I do love owls), following the sketch at Papertake Weekly.


Supplies:  white and black cardstock, dp from a Merci mini stack, hb sticker, Memento Black Tuxedo ink, rhinestones, foam pads, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, QuicKutz Nesting Circles and Nesting Ovals dies, Fiskars border punch.

Challenges:
Top Tip Tuesday Challenge 79 - Stars and Stripes
CRAFT Challenge 161 - Feathers/Birds
Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR52 - Freestyle ~ Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Sunday, 1 July 2012

Feathered Friend

A vintage style card following the sketch at Feeling Sketchy.  This is the first time I have ever done distressing with ink (behind the times I know) and I probably could have done a bit more with distressing the paper, but I think it still has a distressed vintagey look about it.


Supplies:  cream card blank, Websters Pages dp, die cut lace dp from Inque Boutique Memoirs pad, vintage lace from Mum, Memento Potters Clay ink, foam pads, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, MFT Die-namics Oval Decorative Doily, Marianne Design lace die, Prima-Jodie Lee birdcage stamp, JustRite Happy Everything Tag Making Kit hb stamp.

Challenges:
Simon Says Stamp & Show - Depth of Distress
Cupcake Craft Challenge 198 - Birds of a Feather

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Cupcakes

This is my Guest Designer card for Lollipop Ladies Cupcake challenge.  


This fortnight's challenge is: Cupcakes


With the additional challenge of A Recipe of Embellishments: 3 of one, 2 of another and 1 of another.


Look at that gorgeous photo inspiration........yummmm.
My recipe is 3 flowers + 2 bling + 1 brad.

Supplies:  white card blank, cupcake dp from a Cre8tiv mini stack, flowers - Petals from AnnaBelle Stamps, Kaisercraft rhinestones, American Crafts Elements brad, Memento Rose Bud ink, glue dots, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, Craft Concepts Budding Vine embossing folder, Fiskars border punch, sentiment stamp from JustRite Happy Everything Tag Making Kit.

Challenges:
Allsorts Week 161 - In Bloom
Hiding in My Craft Room HIMCR52 - Freestyle ~ Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Pink Purple and Green

A bright floral birthday card using the inspiration pic at The Ribbon Girl.


        

Supplies:  white cardstock, Kate Knight Totally Tropical Summer dp, Glam Creations lime flower, ribbon rose, hb sticker, glue dots, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, Spellbinders mega Ovals die.

Challenges:
The Ribbon Girl Colour Challenge 20 - pink + purple + green
Aud Sentiments Challenge 57 - Bingo ~ Happy + ribbon + diecut
Crafty Ribbons Challenge 22 - Clean and Simple
Bizzy Becs June Challenge - Bright and Cheery  

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny