Friday, October 2, 2015

Ahoy!! for Paradise of Stamps

My DT card today is for our new challenge at Paradise of Stamps
our theme is  BOY

Papers are Maja Design called Life by the Sea, and Kraft
I used Spellbinders large circle die for the image
and added nickel brads all around

I just love this clear stamp collection from penny Black called Ahoy

I masked both images together and colored with copics

Skin: E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair: E49, E49, E57, E53, E50
Red: E19, E07, R24, R21
Blue: B95, B91, blender
Bear: E44, E43, E42, E41, Blender
White: W3, W1, W00

a little bit of twine and and anchor charm

Entering my card
Cute card Thursday - Masculine
Stamping Challenge - Use metal
Alphabet challenge - Q Quick and Simple
Simon Says - Anything Goes
Everybody Art - Circles
Magnolia-licious - Use Kraft (Penny Black stamp)
Copic Color Norge - Anything goes
Fan-Tastic - anything goes with a twist Pets

Thank you for stopping by and have a great day

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Thinking of you.....LOTV card

Good day

I have a fall card that I would like to share with you today
 that I created for Lili of the Valley 

I used papers from Kaisercraft Base Coat paper pad
cut them in strips, distressed and then inked
Looks like old barn boards, just perfect!!

This image is called In the Country  and colored with copics

Skin : E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Hat/Coat:  E79, E77, E74, E71, E35
Pants : B99, B97, B93, B91
Dog/Boots: T9, T7, T5, T3, T1, T0
Stone wall: W5, W3, W1, W00
Wood Gate: E49, E57, E35, E53, T5, T1
Green: YG97

For the leaves I used my new Sizzix Thinlits die #660955
from Tim Holtz, and played with some inks
Peeled Paint, Ground Expresso, Fired brick, Wild Honey,
 Mustard seed and Rusty Hinge

The pail is a die from Impression Obsession
cut on metal foil, then added some copper and charcoal metallic rub-ons
Sentiment is also from Lili Of the valley 

Entering my card
Creative card Crew - Masculine
Deep Ocean - Fall
Simply Create Too - Autumn Splender
One Stitch at a time - Anything Goes + Leaves

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Simply Magnolia Mid-Way reminder card

Happy Sunday everyone

My DT card today is for our Mid-way reminder at Simply Magnolia, our theme is

CAS or Fully Loaded

And there is also a DT call going on and you still have 1 week to enter

Papers are Maja design Vintage Summer, and I used
a die from Go-Kreate for the shape

This cutie is called Free Spririt Tilda from the Boho collection
and colored with copics

Skin: E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Hait: E47, E59, E57, E53, E50
Pink: RV95, RV93, RV91, W1

Flowers are from WOC and I used flowers spray from LLC

Balloons are Doohickey Club Die, tied with twine
and I added a heart shaped button

Lots of lace and pearls for a beautiful vintage feel

Entering my card
Ribbon Girl Just Magnolia - Add a Button
Stamping Challenge - Use metal
Live and Love Crafts - Photo inspiration Collage
Noor Design - Shaped cards

Have a great and Thanks for stopping by

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Anything but a card for All About Magnolia

Good day everyone,

My DT creation today is for our Mid-way reminder at All About Magnolia 
Our Theme is Anything but a card

I created an Envelope Purse, I found a tutorial here 
 but I created mine using   5 1/2  x 5 1/2 envelopes 
Papers are from Kaisercraft Forget me not collection, and  the die used on
for the cover is Go Kreate die #10

These are the Magnolia Doohickey Dies used

A view of the inside, die used is Spellbinder Labels 17

This little cutie is called Flower Tilda

and this one is Tilda with rose lace dress, both colored with copics

Skin : E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair : E49, E59, E57, E53, E50
Yellow : Y28, Y26, Y21, Y0000, W3
Pink : R22, R21, R00, W3
Shadow : W5, W3, W1, W00

On each side you can pull out a card to add sentiment
I also added matching tags from the paper pad

Entering my creation
Crafty Creations - It takes Two
Marvelous Magnolia - Anything Goes
Moving along with times - Hats & Scarves (1 image with hat, 1 image with scarf)
Time for a magnolia Challenge - Bingo (Ribbon, Tilda, dies)
Stamping Challenge - Use metal (metal eyelets)
Boutique Magnolia - Woman/girly thing

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day
hugs Louise

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Up Up and Away....

Good morning

I have a cute card to share with you today for Lili of the Valley. 
I have also added the card for our challenge at Paradise of Stamps challenge,
 our theme is Lace, ribbon and pearls

I used papers from Lili of the Valley called On a high note and 
Always and Forever solids which I paper pieced on the hot air balloon

This little cutie is called Patchwork Hot Air Balloon
Colored with copics, I added Glossy accent for the basket
Balloon is done with Paper Piecing

Some ribbon, lace and twine

and lets not forget the pearls

Entering my card
City Crafter - paper Piecing
ABC Challenge - Recipe (Pink, Ribbon, Pearls)
Papertake Weekly - Animal magic
Moving along with times - Cute animals
Just Us Girls - Balloons 
The Ribbon Girl - Anything goes with an image

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day

Sunday, September 6, 2015

Chic Fringe Tilda for Simply Magnolia

Good day everyone

New challenge today at Simply Magnollia, we want to see Vintage

Lots of lace and lots of pearls and lets not forget the doilie
Papers are Pion Design called Bird song & ornament

This little cutie is called Chic Fringe from the new Boho Collection
I also masked in the Stone Pathway stamp 

Skin: E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair: E47, E44, E42, E41
Blue: B95, B93, B91, T1
Green: YG97, YG93, YG91
Stone: W5, W3, W1, W00

I used 3 different Joy Vintage Flourish leaf dies
beads, peal stems and flowers

I also added a cute bird cage charm

Entering my card
Crafting for all seasons - Tic, Tac, Toe (Flowers-die cuts- Patterned papers)
Allsorts challenge - Lots of layers
Time for a Magnolia Challenge - dies and or punches
Addicted to Stamps - Die cuts
The Ribbon Girl - add flowers
Crafty Calendar - Anything goes
Stamping Sensation - Sewing 
Craft Heaven shop - Anything goes

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day
hugs Louise

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Vacation card - LOTV Designer Collective

Good day everyone,

I have a card to share with you today that I created as part of 
the Design Collective Team  for Lili of the Valley

I used papers from Graphic 45, Renaissance Collection
Distressed the edges and inked with Walnut Stain and Gesso

This stamp is called Lazy Afternoon, I stamped the image twice
and paper-pieced the newspaper to add a bit of dimension
Imaged is colored with Copics, sorry I forgot to mark down the colors used

I used lots of different embellishments cut out of paper,
also wood, film strip and metal charm

A View of the inside

Entering my card
Papertake Weekly - Take your pick (Distressing)
Deep Ocean - For the Boys 
Hanna and Friends - Holiday, Vacation
Vintage Stamping - Anything Goes
Simply Create too - Anything goes
Creative Knockouts - Anything Goes

thanks for stopping by and have a great day