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Monday, 15 August 2016

Sending Christmas Cheer

Hello there, I'm so pleased to be back.

It's Challenge time again at Petal Lu, as usual you could win the fantastic 30% discount from the Petal Lu Store.

 
 Here is just a small sample of what you could choose to buy with your voucher.

Today I have used an image from Conie Fong Art & Design, this post is going to double up as my inspirational post for the Conie Fong Art & Design DT.
 
So, lets show you what I did!

 
 
You can get your Conie Fong image by clicking on the picture.
 
 Digital Stamp, Digi Stamp, digistamp, Sally and Little Squirrel Revised by Conie Fong, Christmas, Girl, squirrel, children, coloring page
 
 I used the following copics;
Skin: E000, E00, E21, E18, E04, R20
Hair: E21, E25, E29
Blues and Grey's: BG10, B60, BG09, BG72, BG15, BG49, C1-3-5-7
 
A little matt and layering with paperstock and sentient from That Craft Place.
 
 An easel card, propped up by a Petal Lu flower!
 

Here, shown flat.

 
 The Petal Lu flowers used are the single pearl whites which you can get in the single pearl and quick despatch range.
 
Links you need to know;
A new facebook page (to show off those designs using Petal Lu Blooms)
 


Can't wait to see what you all enter.
 
I will be entering this card into the following challenges;
 
Sparkles Christmas Challenge - Shaped Christmas Cards
 
 
 
 
 
 
 



 


 
 

Tuesday, 21 June 2016

BFD Challenge #4 Celebrations

Hi there!

I'm popping in today to let you all know that there is still a little time to join in the current challenge at Broken Fairy Designs.  

You might also like to know that throughout June you will also be able to take part in a monthly Facebook Challenge.  All links are at the bottom of this post.

For this fortnightly challenge you can win
 Winner ~ 3 digital images, their choice and winners badge
Top 3 ~ 1 digi, your choice and top 3 badge
Guest Designer will be chosen for an upcoming challenge
My project for the team is Roses for the Ballerina.
 
 


Morgan is very generous and sends you a line art image and sketch image.

The theme for this Challenge is 'occasions' here is my inspiration.


This image has been coloured using the following copics;
Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Hair: E21, E25, E29
Dress: B02, B24, B37, B39
Here are a few close ups.

 
 
 

Papers, ribbons, die cuts and flowers are all from my stash.


Things you need to know


I will be entering this card into the following challenges;

Artistic Inspirations - Anything goes
Craft Dee Bowz - Must have a handmade bow
 Craft your Passion - Anything Goes
 
Thank you for dropping by.

Saturday, 18 June 2016

Conie Fong Midmonth Inspirational Post

Today I am here with my inspiration project as a Design Team member for the Conie Fong Art & Design.
 
I chose to showcase Dancing in the Snow today. 

Digital Stamp, Digi Stamp, Digistamp, Dancing in the Snow by Conie Fong, Penguin, Christmas, coloring page

 
Here he is coloured up!




Copics used to colour are;
Penguin: W7, BV29, 100, W1, W3, W5
Feet: YR07, E08
Umbrella: R59, RV29, R35, R22
 
Here is a front view of the card. 


 Papers are from my stash and floral embellishments are from Petal Lu.
 
Links you need to know;
 
I am entering this into the following challenges:
 
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas - Cute as long as its Christmas
 Jingles Bells - It came upon a midnight 'Clear'
 

Wednesday, 15 June 2016

Petal Lu Challenge #16 Magic!

It's Challenge time again at Petal Lu, as usual you could win the fantastic 30% discount from the Petal Lu Store.
 Here is just a small sample of what you could choose to buy with your voucher.
Today I have used an image from That Craft Place.  It's Magic.
 
So, lets show you what I did!
 

From the moment I first saw this image I knew it would be perfect for my son's 7th birthday, which is today.

I used the following copics;

Skin: E000, E00, E21, E18, E04, R20
Hair: E21, E25, E29
Red: R59,R46, R35, RV29
Greys: C7, C5, BV23

A little matt and layering with cardstock from PaperMill Direct.


The real challenge was getting away with butting buttons and flowers on and apparently I pulled it off because he announced this morning, oh yes mummy, this is definitely one of your cards!!
 The Petal Lu flowers used are the Abbie Roses (custom colour) and whites which you can get in the single pearl range.
 
Links you need to know;

Petal Lu - Current Challenge
Petal Lu Facebook
A new facebook page (to show off those designs using Petal Lu Blooms)

Can't wait to see what you all enter.


Other challenges I am entering this card into are;

 Lemon Shortbread - Anything Goes
Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes
Artistic Inspiration - Anything Goes
Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes
 
 




 

Friday, 10 June 2016

Conie Fong Facebook Challenge

Today I am showing you my inspiration project as a Design Team member for the Conie Fong Art & Design Challenge.
 
I chose to work with Tori Raining Hearts, the theme this month is summer colours

Digital Stamp, Digi Stamp, Digistamp, Tori the Dragon-Raining Hearts by Conie Fong, valentines, love, dragon, coloring page, heart

 
Copics used to colour are;
Tori: E08, YR07, YR04, YR16, Y38, YR31, Y17
Heart: R35, R85
Wings & Feet: E08, E15,R02

 
Here is a front view of the card. 

 
Here are sideways view of my card.
 


Papers are from  my stash, sentiment from Lily of the Vally and the floral embellishments are from Petal Lu.
 
Links you need to know;
 
I am entering this into the following challenges:
 
 Crafting with an attitude - Anything Goes
 
 
 
 

Wednesday, 1 June 2016

Petal Lu Challenge #15

Wow! these fortnightly challenges whizz by so quickly.  So many beautiful entries.

This fortnights challenge you could win 30% discount from the Petal Lu Store.
I chose to work with a stamp this time, still need lots of practice, I've become quite lazy just printing off images lately.

My image is Princess from Scarpberry's which you can get at Funkykits website.
So, lets show you what I did!


Did I pick a challenge of a stamp to colour, or did I pick a challenge!!!  I'm pleased with the outcome but boy oh boy, I've never spent so long colouring an image.  Her dress is just fabulous.  Maybe the rich royal blues were a bit adventurous for me but I love it.

I used the following copics;

Skin: E000, E00, E21, E18, E04, R20
Hair: E21, E25, E49
Dress: B29, B28, B18, B24, B39, B32, B12


 
A little matt and layering with cardstock stash.





The addition of sentiment and Petal Lu flowers. The Petal Lu flowers used are the Night of Navy and whites which you can get in the autumnal tones lucky dip.
Links you need to know;



Petal Lu - Current Challenge
Petal Lu Facebook
A new facebook page (to show off those designs using Petal Lu Blooms)

Can't wait to see what you all enter.

Other challenges I am entering this card into are;

 
 

Saturday, 28 May 2016

BFD Challenge #3 Shabby Chic/Vintage

Hi there!

Today is the start of a new challenge at Broken Fairy Designs.

You might also like to know that throughout June you will also be able to take part in a monthly Facebook Challenge, the May one is still running with only 2 days left.  All links are at the bottom of this post.

For this fortnightly challenge you can win
 Winner ~ 3 digital images, their choice and winners badge
Top 3 ~ 1 digi, your choice and top 3 badge
Guest Designer will be chosen for an upcoming challenge
My project for the team is You are Loved.
 
 

Morgan is very generous and sends you a line art image and sketch image.

The theme this fortnight is 'Shabby or Vintage' here is my inspiration.

This image has been coloured using the following copics;
Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Hair: E21, E25, E29
Clothes: R22, R35, Y17, Y08
Wings: YG41, YG11
Branch: YG06, G14, YG23, YG03
Here is a little close up.
 
A few other pictures!


Close up of embellishments
 
 

Papers, ribbons, die cuts and flowers are all from my stash.


Things you need to know


I will be entering this card into the following challenges;

Crafty Calendar - Things with wings
A beautiful Mess - Anything Goes
Crafting with Friends - Anything Goes
 
Thank you for dropping by.