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.