Sunday, 23 July 2017

Let It Snow

This card matches todays temperature!  It is another cold wintry day today - although so far not wet.


I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
The Outlawz Monday Challenge - Embossing + sentiment
http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/monday-greetings/forum/topics/monday-greetings-challenge-use-embossing-wet-or-dry-and-at-least
Penny's Paper Crafty - Anything Goes
http://pennyschallenges.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/welcome-to-pennys-challenge-338.html
CHNC - Use an embossing folder
http://craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/chnc-challenge-343.html

I have used an embossing folder to create the background.  The image is from Rick St Dennis and is coloured with copic markers and Kindy Glitz.  The sentiment is from Desert Diva.  I die-cut the sentiment into a pennant shape and added a little piece of digital paper from Scribbles Doodles Designs.  I also added three glitter foam snowflakes.

Friday, 21 July 2017

Catch The Bug Christmas in July - Day Seven

Day Seven of the weeklong Christmas in July Challenge at Catch The Bug is




I have used an image from Bugaboo Stamps called BUGREINDEER.


I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
Catch The Bug - Christmas In JUly - Day Seven - Recipe
http://catchthebugblog.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/christmas-in-july-friday-day-7-recipe.html
CHNC - Use A Die Cut
http://craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/chnc-challenge-342.html

I have ued kraft card plus an image and sentiment from Bugaboo Stamps.  Colouring is with copic markers.  I added some sparkle in the form of stars - plus I used a Spectrum Noir pen to add a bit of colour to the image.

Black Yellow and White

I have had this paper pad for quite a while and still have quite a bit of it left.  It was perfect for this card:



I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
Cupcake Inspirations - Black, Yellow, White
http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/cic414-gerda-steiner-designs.html
CHNC Patterned Paper - July Challenge
http://craftyhazelnutspatternedpaper.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/craftyhazelnuts-patterned-paper-july.html

I have used a paper and a sentiment from a paper pad by Kaisercraft.  The image is from Gerda Steiner and is coloured with copic markers.  I also added some buttons and used black cardstock for matting.

Catch The Bug Christmas in July - Day Six

Day Six of the weeklong Christmas in July Challenge at Catch The Bug is Color Challenge with an twist of Oldie But Goodie image.


I have used an image from Bugaboo Stamps called Ruby Poinsettia (at the time of writing this the image wasn't in the shop so presume it counts as an Oldie!

 
I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
Catch The Bug - Christmas in July - Day Six - Colour Challenge
Little Miss Muffet - Anything Goes
 
I have used a glittery paper from a christmas paper pad by Kaisercraft.  The image is from Bugaboo Stamps and is coloured with copic markers.  I added a sentiment from a different christmas paper pad by Kaisercraft. 
 


Catch The Bug Christmas in July - Day Four

Day Four of the weeklong Christmas in July Challenge at Catch The Bug is BINGO.


I have used an image from Bugaboo Stamps called BUGSNOWMAN004.

 
I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
Catch The Bug - Christmas In July - Day Four - BINGO
Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge - Anything Christmas
 
I have created a background using an embossing folder and Nuvo Embellishment Mousse.  The image and sentiment are both from Bugaboo Stamps and coloured with copic markers and Kindy Glitz.  I also added some grosgrain ribbon.

Thursday, 20 July 2017

Love Will Call

I took my inspiration for this card from this song called "Love Will Call" by a New Zealand band called nomad:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gSJj9mMgHZ4

I love the scenery in the video for this song so included the clip in case any one would like to have a look (and if they aren't familiar with the song).
And here is the card:


I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
The Outlawz Saturday Challenge - Inspired by a song
http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/saturday-paper-a-la-mode/forum/topics/pam-challenge-for-the-week-of-july-15
Lemon Shortbread - Anything Goes
http://lemonshortbreadchallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/challenge-46-anything-goes.html

I used a pre-printed card - I got a pack of these in a Japanese store recently.  I added a paper strip and some pearls from Rosie's Studio.  The image is from Lemon Shortbread and is coloured with copic markers.

Catch The Bug Christmas in July - Day Two

Day Two of the weeklong Christmas in July Challenge at Catch The Bug is Sketch Challenge.  This is the sketch that we had to work with:


I have used an image from Bugaboo Stamps called JJ Christmas Box Digi Stamp.



I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
Catch The Bug Christmas In July - Day Two - Sketch
https://catchthebugblog.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/christmas-in-july-sunday-day-2-sketch.html
Penny's Paper Crafty - Anything Goes
http://pennyschallenges.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/welcome-to-pennys-challenge-338.html

I have used a paper from a christmas paper pad by Sugar and Spice Studio.  The image and sentiment are from Bugaboo Stamps and have been coloured with copic markers. I added some embellishments from an embellishment pack by Teresa Collins.