23 January 2017

I Must Protest!

Today I am sharing with you a creation I made for the progressive challenge over on Facebook, for the digi artist called Bloobel!

I spent ages deciding on what to write in her placard...then I thought about me & how bad I am without my fix of coffee lol!!



Challenges I Would like To Enter
Crafting When We Can- spots or stripes
Hiding In My Craftroom- colour it
Creative Corner- very funny

Images & Colouring Medium
Image- 'I Must Protest' by Bloobel Stamps
Promarkers/Flexmarkers words in black
Derwent Coloursoft words in brown
Skin- blush & blush pink
Eyes- leaf green, black, dove grey & red
Mouth- ivory, steel grey, dove grey, budding rose & deep red
Hair- march hare, brown black, brown & pale brown
Trousers- frozen lake, prussian blue & iced blue
Tshirt- lipstick red & dove grey
Shoes- lipstack red, dark brown, cranberry, ice grey 5 & petrel grey
Placard- cocoa, dark brown, dark terracotta & cool grey 1
Ground- mid grey & dove grey 
Tim Holtz distress inks highlighted inks available from Crafty Purple Frog
Writing 'It's Not My Hormones.....I Need Coffee!!! - faded jeans
Panpastels
Sky- turquoise & turquoise shade

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Inspirations #1' by Sweet Dixie from Crafty Purple Frog
'grey' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Crafty Purple Frog
Sizzix Bigshot
'clock & hands' die cut by Marianne D CR1234
'C6 white card blank' from Crafty Purple Frog

Thank you for stopping by, make sure you pop over & see what other fabulous creations & placard sayings have been shared on Bloobels Facebook page.
Hugs xx


18 January 2017

Captain Owen

It's time for the start of a new challenge over at Inspiration Destination, for this challenge we were lucky enough to get an image from our sponsor Papernest Dolls to play with. I decided on a boys image as I don't make many boy cards. But I will confess I loved making this one!!
As always our theme is...

ANYTHING GOES!



Challenges I Would Like To enter
Incy Wincy- for the men in your life
Ohh La La- for a man or boy

Images & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Captain Owen' by Papernest Dolls
Promarkers/Flexmarkers- words
Spectrum Noir Pencils- numbers
Owen
Skin- blush, 09 & 08
Hair- yellow, 91, 90 & 86
Hat & jacket- sky blue, 73, 70, 113 & 112
Telescope- gold, sleigh bell, 111, 107, soft aqua & 116
Flagpole- nutmeg & 65
Flag- heatwave, 106 & 33
Ships wheel- terracotta, 95 & 91
Boat- henna, 104, 103, heatwave, 106, 33, terracotta, 95 & 91
Dog- icicle, 117 & 116
Sea- 65 & 64
Fish- lilac & iced pearl
Starfish- starfish
Shell- dusky pink
Tim Holtz distress inks
Sky- tumbled glass & salty ocean
Sea- salty ocean

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Vacation' by Deco Time
'red, white, black & brown' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
My stash- ribbon

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Crafty Purple Frog
Sizzix Bigshot
'beach' die cuts by Provocraft 62-0036
'flying birds' by Memory Box 98655
'6" square white card blank' from Crafty Purple Frog

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & see what fabulous creations the 'dream team' have made. Also just a reminder, we are now fortnightly not weekly, so you have extra time to join in with us!
Hugs xx

Forever Friends!

It's my first creation this year for Try Stampin on Tuesday, where as always we have an awesome sketch for you to follow, but we have an optional theme which this time is....

MY FAVOURITE THINGS

don't forget the sketch is a must (which you can find here or at the end of this post) but the theme is optional...have fun!

I decided to go with both the sketch & theme this time. I absolutely adore Forever Friends & love colouring their bears in. So they absolutely one of My Favourite Things



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Forever Friends Balloon Bear' 
Spectrum Noir Illustrator Markers- numbers & words in black
Spectrum Noir Pencils numbers in brown
Bear- GB2 caramel, 91 & 90
Flower- CF3 canary & PP5 fruit pink
Balloon- DP2 old lavender & 80
Grass- LG3 meadow, 48 & 47

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'New Bloom' by First Edition 
'turquoise' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
My stash- baby pink ribbon

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Crafty Purple Frog
'Collall 3D' glue with tools from Crafty Purple Frog
Sizzix Bigshot
'rectangles #3' die cut by Nellie Snellon MFD048
'dotties' card candi die cut by Presscut PCD45
'C6 deckled edge white card blank' from Crafty Purple Frog


This fortnights sketch...

Thank you for stopping by today, I hope you will join in with us & use this awesome sketch. Don't forget the sketch is a must, but the theme is optional

12 January 2017

Light Bright Ted!

It's that time of the month when Digital Delights have their new release....images & some fabulous new digi papers! If you pop over here, you can see all of the fabulous new releases & what the DT have made to help inspire you!!


I just loved colouring this cutie in, I decided to give this to our Danni when she went back to Uni after her Christmas holidays xx


Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Digi Stamps 4 Joy- ATG with love

Images & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Light Bright Ted' by Digital Delights
Spectrum Noir Illustrators Markers words & numbers in black from Crafty Purple Frog
Spectrum Noir Pencils numbers in brown
Bear- MB1 muted brown, 87, GB2 caramel, 87, 86, FS2 dusky pink, 41 & 29
Heart- PP1 blossom, PP4 rose blush, 41 & 29
Light bulb- CT1 daffodil, 20, 18, MB1 muted brown & 107
Sentiment- CT1 daffodil, 20, 18, PP4 rose blush & 41

Papers & Embellishments
'pink & white' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Crafty Purple Frog
Sizzix Bigshot
'hugs & kisses' die-namics cover up die cut by MFT
'4" square white card blank' from Crafty Purple Frog

Thank you for stopping by today, don't forget Digital Delights also have a monthly challenge over here, you don't need to use a Digital Delights image to enter.....but if you do you will get entered into the draw twice!!!
Hugs xx

A New Cookie For You!

It's time for me to share with you my latest creation for 'If You Give A Crafter A Cookie' don't forget you can interpret this anyway you like, as long as you explain your reasoning's if they are hard to see. You can use the image, colours, shapes etc.... You will find the latest cookie here, or at the end of this post xx 
We were lucky enough to receive an image to play with from this cookies sponsor Bugaboo!!


As you can see I went with the colours & of course I had to slip a penguin in there!!


Challenges I Would Like To Enter
ABC Christmas- B is for....bear, baubles, blue, brown & black
Cutie Pie- winter warmers

Images & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Peekers Winter Friends' by Bugaboo
Promarkers/Flexmarkers- words
Spectrum Noir Pencils- numbers
Girl
Skin- blush & 08
Hair- eggnog, 90 & 87
Hat- slate, 82, winter berry, 80 & 78
Gloves- 82
Owl- lemon, ice grey 4 & 2 & 116
Penguin- apricot, 22, ice grey 4, 120, 119, 113 & 112
Teddy- sandstone, 90 & 87
Baubles- frosted jade, 55, 63, watermelon, 42 & 38
Snow- 63, 62, & 61
Panpastels
Sky- turquoise tint
Snow- phthalo green tint

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Winter Wonderland' by Crafts House
'purple' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Crafty Purple Frog
Sizzix Bigshot
'ornate' frame die cut (& faux layer) by X-cut 503411
'snowflake' corner die cut by Memory Box 98238
Diamond Press
'Merry Christmas' sentiment die cut by Die'sire
Small 'corner rounder' punch by X-cut
'6" square white card blank' from Crafty Purple Frog 

 Here's you cookie for inspiration xx

Don't forget to pop over & check out what fabulous creations the DT have made using this cookie. They are all so different, so its worth a few minutes just to pop over & have a looksie!
Hugs xx