Tuesday, November 28, 2017

GDP and JAI Challenge

This week I have combined the Christmas theme from Global Design Project and the Christmas colour challenge from Just Add Ink.

Project Recipe
Stamps: Half Full
Ink: Cherry cobbler, garden green and black stazon
Card: Garden green, cherry cobbler and whisper white
Accessories: Wink of stella clear

Friday, September 22, 2017

GDP 105 Colour

I love these fun colours from this week's Global Design Project challenge. There are 4 layers of cut outs for each dragonfly. Don't forget to look at all the other entries.

Project Recipe
Stamps:  Work of Art
Card: Tangerine tango, lemon lime twist and whisper white
Ink: Tangerine tango, lemon lime twist and peekaboo peach
Accessories: Detailed dragonfly thinlits, self adhesive pearls, wink of stella clear and oval punch

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Just Add Ink Colour Challenge

Goodness, it has been a while since I blogged! I now have an instagram account, as well as pinterest and facebook so everything ends up there except for the challenge entries.

This week at Just Add Ink is a colour challenge: pool party, dapper denim and lemon lime twist. Make sure you head over there and check out everyone's entries.

Project Recipe
Stamps: Flourishing phrases and timeless textures
Card: lemon lime twist, dapper denim, whisper white and pool party
Ink: dapper denim and lemon lime twist
Accessories: layering circles framelits, pool party ribbon and lemon lime twist ribbon, self adhesive rhinestones

Monday, June 5, 2017

Just Add Colour

The challenge this week at Just add Ink are to use the colours Pool party, bermuda bay and peekaboo peach. The background stamp has been inked with pool party and the 'thumped' with the bermuda bay and peach markers and then spritzed with a little water.And I love the new clear faceted gems in the centre of the daisy.

Project Recipe
Stamps: Daisy delight, You've got this (background) and Beautiful you (sentiment)
Ink: pool party, bermuda bay and peekaboo peach
Card: pool party, bermuda bay and whisper white
Accessories: daisy punch, clear faceted gem and clear rhinestones

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Two Theme Challenges: One Card

The theme challenges from Global Design Project  #083 (Sparkle/bling) and Just Add Ink (metallic/ circles or balloons) were very similar this week so I just made one card to enter in both.

Project Recipe
Stamps:  Butterfly basics
Ink: gold encore
Card: soft sky, blushing bride and very vanilla, Gold glimmer paper
Accessories: Gold metallic doily, gold metallic thread, Falling in Love DSP, gold and vanilla ribbon (SAB), label punch, 1" scallop  circle punch. bold butterfly framelit, gold embossing powder, self adhesive rhinestones

Thursday, April 13, 2017

GDP #082 Sketch

This week is a sketch challenge from Global Design Project. I created my own background paper so that I could also meet the this week's colour inkspiration challenge.

GDP Sketch

Project Recipe
Stamps:  Backyard basics, Timeless texture
Ink: Mint macarroon, tip top taupe, daffodil delight and pink pirouette
Card: pink pirouette, tip top taupe and very vanilla
Accessories: mint maccaroon ribbon, stitched shape framelits

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Just Add.. a Sketch

I have combined two challenges here. The sketch is from Just Add Ink and the colours come from Colour Inkspiration on facebook.

Project Recipe
Stamps: gorgeous grunge and build a birthday
Card: blushing bride, sahara sand and very vanilla
Ink: sahara sand and soft sky
Accessories: falling in love dsp, soft sky ribbon and self adhesive rhinestones

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Just Add Ink Colour Challenge

It was great to use some of the old colours today, such as rose red and perfect plum. It is so easy to forget these beautiful colours in the excitement of the new ones. Check out this week's colour challenge at Just Add Ink for more great ideas.

Project Recipe
Stamps: Gift of love, gorgeous grunge and garden in bloom (can you tell I store my stamps alphabetically!)
Ink: Rose red, perfect plum, mint maccaron, pear pizzaz and black memento
Card: pear pizzazz, mint maccaron, rose red and whisper white
Assessories: banner framelits, oval framelits, stitched framelits, clear wink of stella

Friday, February 17, 2017

GDP #074 Sketch

Love this sketch from Global Design Project shown here:

Project Recipe
Stamps: Garden in bloom and thoughtful banners
Ink; peekaboo peach, marina mist and soft suede
Card: soft suede,  soft sky, whisper white and peekaboo peach
Accessories; White baker's  twine, rhinestones, petite flower punch and banner punch

Friday, February 3, 2017

GDP #072 Case Krista

I love the layout and soft colours in Krista's card for this week's Global Design Project challenge. The background paper is water coloured using garden green, soft sky and wisteria wonder. These colours also match the Colour Inkspration challenge on facebook. And, of course George the cat helped out, so he got in the photo too.

Project Recipe
Stamps: Beautiful You
Ink: garden green, soft sky, wisteria wonder and black memento
Card: Thick white, wisteria wonder, soft sky, watercolour paper and whisper white
Accessories: white ribbon, oval and scallop oval punch (retired) and aquapainter for watercolouring

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Sale - A - Bration and new Occasions Catalogue

Sale - A- Bration starts today!! Earn FREE exclusive products with every $90 you spend!! Offer continues until the end of March. Book a party and you have the chance to earn extra hostess dollars to spend on anything in each of the catalogues! Sign up and you automatically get 2 extra stamp sets with your Starter kit!

And even better.. a new Occasions catalogue also starts today!! Christmas is over, time to start on Valentine's, Easter. Mother's and Father's day projects.

Check out my online store for more details.

Monday, January 2, 2017

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! First card for the new year. It is good to be creating non Christmas cards.

Project Recipe
Stamps: You've got this and Time of Year
Card:  bermuda bay, daffodil delight and whisper white
Ink: bermuda bay. mint macaroon and daffodil delight
Accessories: iridescent ice embossing powder and gold metallic elements