11 July 2018

Beach Hut

Hey there fellow crafters, hope you are all good. I'm busy at work, but still loving it!! Anyhoos I'm here today to announce that I am on a new Design Team.....how cool is that & thank you Helen for asking me to join. Oh yeah might be helpful if I told you which one lol!!  'Not Just Cards' I just wanted to push myself & make things other than cards so here we go with my first creation!!!

One of the girls at work is mad about beach huts, seagulls, the sea..... well anything nautical really but especially beach huts. So I thought I would make her a beach hut! Hope you like it, she loved it xx

The theme over at 'Not Just Cards' is always


but don't forget to enter your quirky makes as well!

Lots of photos sorry x

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Crafty Cardmakers- use at least two dies
Simon Says Stamp- summer fun
Dragonfly Journeys- summer lovin
International Art & Soul- summer fun

Images & Colouring Mediums
'blue' acrylic paint by Reeves (for the stripes)
Tim Holtz distress inks 
 on the folds & roof I colour distressed using 'antique linen'

Papers & Embellishments
'white' adorable scorable card by Hunkydory
'black, brown & yellow' card form the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania

Tools & Glues
'Crafters Companion 'Sweet Treats Ultimate Pro' board 'Sweet Things'
'Collall' all purpose glue
Diamond Press by Crafters Companion
'seahorse, seaweed, bucket & spade, crab, dolphins, mermaid, beach sigh & sun'  die cuts from the mini  'Tropical' collection by Cut & Make
number 8 die is from a magazine cover gift set
distress inks applied using a Dreamweaver stencil brush

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & check out what other fabulous 'Not Just Cards' creation the DT have made. I will be back tomorrow with my next make to share with you. Until then take care xx


Jackie Trinder said...

Hi this is stunning I love it. Take care. Hugs Jackie

Jo said...

Fabulous make Shell, your workmate is sure to love it! So chuffed to be working with you over at Not Just Cards! xx

Hazel (Didos) said...

Woooooaaaaahhhhh!!! Teamie Wifey xxxx Love this beachhut. Its fabby and I bet the girl at work loved it too, Love Me xx

julie_woolston said...

Wow fabulous creation, love the design.
Thank you for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers.
Hugs Julie xxx

Sandra said...

What a super cute beach hut, love the stamping and the blue stripes. Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

J said...

What a lovely project! I'm not surprised your colleague loved it. Thank you for joining in with my challenge at Crafty Cardmakers this time.


Chriss America Real said...

Wow! I am impressed! This beach hut is fab! You are very talented!

Thank you so much for joining us at International Art & Soul. Hope to see you next challenge!


INAS DT Sister

Jeannie said...

Hi Shell! I absolutely adore this and I love that you took as many pics as you did to show every side and extra special detail you added. Amazing! Thanks so much for joining my Summer Lovin' Blog Challenge and Good Luck :)

Jeannie T.
Dragonfly Journeys