Friday, 22 March 2013

Thinking of you


6 x 6 base card put through embosser and inked.
5.5 x 5.5 dark blue card again put through embosser then layered.
ribbon tied around card with bow, flower & leaves fixed under bow, fix sentiment.
Mat & layer topper onto white card that has been inked.

Saturday, 16 March 2013

First ever Tilda Challenge Card

This is my first ever Tilda Challenge Card

Base card 5 x 5 with side strip 1.25 cut off side.
Tilda stamped twice coloured with Pro markers & decoupaged, then matt & layered onto white card cut out with nestabilities die and layered onto pink spot paper put through calliber & embossed, then layered onto green card, and mounted onto base card.
Inside covered with check material with layered paper cut out with nestabilities gold die.
Two leaves cut out with nesties die, fixed to side of card with 3 flowers fixed on top.
Small tag punched out and decorated with gems.

Challenge card - HEARTS & BUTTONS

Sunday, 20 January 2013

Memory box tag

Cut tag shape & ink, punch hole & tie string through.
Punch out & make flower.
die cut various flowers, leaves & lattice.
Fix to base tag and glitter, finally fix flower.

Friday, 18 January 2013

With Love

  • Base card put through Grande Calibur in embossing folder.
  • Matt & layer gold & brown card, fix to base card.
  • Print off topper & inside sheets from Hallmark card program.
  • Ink edges of topper with tea dye distress ink, dye ribbon with same colour & tie around topper.
  • Emboss 3 buttons, tie string through buttons & fix to card.
  • Fix 3 hat pins & black button to bow.
  • Fix sentiment.

Sunday, 13 January 2013

Bearlymine Blogspot Challenge #68

  • 6" x 6" base card, matt & layer with purple paper downloaded free from Bearly mine web site, ink edges and fix to base card.
  • Cut out 3 banner strips and wrap ribbon around then fix to card..
  • Matt & layer floral paper again free from Bearlymine website onto white card and fix to base card.
  • Stamp images three times, colour with pro markers & decoupage.
  • Matt & layer onto nestabilities cut out, wrap ribbon around.
  • Cut out small nestie shape, ink and fix flower box decoupage on it, then fix to card.

Monday, 7 January 2013

Birdhouse with roses

  • Edge base card with gold dauber
  • stamp image colour with pro markers and decoupage
  • stamp butterfly colour with pro markers and cover with gloss finish.
  • Wrap string around corner of card and fix 3 brown flowers to card.


Look what landed in my garden this morning

Sunday, 6 January 2013

Four sympathy cards from the Kraftyhands CD
decorated with a few buttons, bows & string.
Very easy cards to make, but very effective.

SPRING Challenge card

  • Stamped image coloured & decoupaged, then matt & layered onto yellow & brown card.
  • Strip of brown & yellow card layered at side of card.
  • Punch two leaves and make 3 flowers and fix to top of card.
  • Make bow and a button from embossing powder in a mould and fix onto base card with 3 small hat pins behind.
  • Finish with sentiment

Snowflake Christmas card 52 week challenge for 2013

  • Two cards made from Imagination Crafts rubber stamps, coloured with Pro markers and decoupaged.
  • Buttons embossed with gold embossing powder & fix to top of base card.
  • Baubles stamped and coloured on shrink plastic, then heated to shrink.
  • Stick baubles to string and tie around card.
  • Matt & layer toppers and fix to base cards.

Hearts & Buttons Challenge card 
  • Emboss 3 buttons and tie cord through.
  • Emboss small piece of black card, matt & layer onto gold card & fix to base card.
  • Heart made from cardboard & dipped into melt pot, with black   cord wrapped around heart with button tied to ends.
  • Fix heart to card with 3 hat pins behind, fix bow & sentiment.