Thursday, 26 May 2016

CAS One Layer Strawberries

I have kept this one layer card in a CAS style:


I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
Catch The Bug - May BINGO (One Layer + Bugaboo Image + Players Choice - faux stitching)
http://catchthebugblog.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/may-bingo-challenge.html
Where the Heart is - One Layer Card
http://wheretheheartischallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/challenge-9.html
The Outlawz Friday Challenge - National Pick A Strawberry Day
http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/friday-color/forum/topics/festive-fridays-may-20th


The image is from Bugaboo Stamps and is coloured with copic markers.  I added a little bit of Stickles to the flower centres.  I added some faux stitching with a Distress Marker, a sentiment with an acrylic stamp from Jennifer Ellory and I doodled in the diagonal corner with a Tombow marker.

Wednesday, 25 May 2016

Sweet

I have gone with shades of orange with a pink of pink and red with this card.


I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
The East Wind - Tic Tac Toe (faux stitching + TEW image + designer paper)
http://www.theeastwind.com/
Chocolate Coffee and Cards Challenge - Just Us Girls
http://chocolatecoffeecards.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/challenge-109-just-us-girls.html
CHNC Patterned Paper - May Challenge
http://craftyhazelnutspatternedpaper.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/craftyhazelnuts-patterned-paper-may.html

I have used a paper and tag from a paper pad by Kaisercraft.  I sprayed a doily with two different colours of Dylusions Ink.  The image is from The East Wind and has faux stitching added with a Distress Marker.  I coloured the image with copic markers.  I also added a bow as well as some bakers twine to the tag.

Cheerful Elf

I have used a black and white background - but added some bright colours on top.



I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
CRAFT Challenge - Christmas
http://trimmiescraftchallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/challenge-364-19th-of-may-christmas.html
Winter Wonderland - Non-Traditional Colours
http://christmasblogchallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/non-traditional-christmas-colours.html
CHNC - Cute
http://craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/chnc-challenge-282-cute-or-anything.html

I have used a paper, border and sentiment from a paper pad by Kaisercraft.  The image is from Melonheadz and die-cut into a tag shape.  I inked around the edges of the tag with Distress Ink - Ripe Persimmon and then added some bakers twine.  I also added some pearls coloured with copic marker YR07 to the border.

Santa in Brown

Santa is always in red - so I decided to be different and colour him in brown!




I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
CRAFT Challenge - Christmas
http://trimmiescraftchallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/challenge-364-19th-of-may-christmas.html
Winter Wonderland - Non-Traditional Colours
http://christmasblogchallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/non-traditional-christmas-colours.html
Brown Sugar - Anything Goes
http://brownsugarchallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/challenge-199-anything-goes.html

I have used a paper, sentiment and border from a paper pad by Kaisercraft.  The image is from Rick St Dennis.  I coloured with copic markers and added some Stickles.  I also added some faux stitching using a Distress Marker (Dusty Concord).  To finish off, I added a premade bow.

Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Gold and Green and Glittery

A little bit more of a traditional colour scheme for this christmas card:



I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes
http://inspirationdestinationchallengeblog.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/AG-no-86.html
Morgan's Art World
http://morgansartworld.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/challenge-10-add-sparkle.html

I have used a paper and a sentiment from a christmas paper pad by Kaisercraft.  The image is from Morgans Art World and is coloured with copic markres and then glittered with Stickles.  I used some gold glitter cardstock for matting and some gold glitter ribbon.

Warm Wishes

I love following sketches - and this one was a fun one.


I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
CRAFT Challenge - Christmas
http://trimmiescraftchallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/challenge-364-19th-of-may-christmas.html
QKR Stampede - Sketch
http://qkrstampede.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/qkr-stampede-challenge-192-sketch.html
CHNC - Cute
http://craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/chnc-challenge-282-cute-or-anything.html

I have used a paper, border and sentiment from a paper pad by Kaisercraft.  The stars are from a pack of vintage embellishments.  The image is from QKR Stampede and has been coloured with copic markers picking up some of the colours in the background paper.  I matted wth some reddish brown paper.

Sew Charming

I have a pack of vintage sewing charms - one of which worked perfectly with the image.  In keeping with the sewing theme, I used some sewing themed paper.

I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
The Paper Shelter - Charming
http://thepapershelter.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/challenge-249-charming.html
Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes
http://inspirationdestinationchallengeblog.blogspot.co.nz/2016/05/AG-no-86.html


I have used a paper and topper from a paper pad by Kaisercraft.  The image is from The Paper Shelter and is coloured with copic markers.  I used oval dies from Spellbinders.  I also added a vintage sewing charm that came free with a magazine and some sparkly gold ribbon from my stash.