Saturday, 3 December 2016

GECKO GALZ DESIGN TEAM REVEAL TAG 2


Hi everyone and welcome to my blog, I am so excited to show you my second project for 
GECKO GALZ 

It's time for a New Gecko Galz Customer Challenge!!  

This month our Challenge theme is
"Tag You're it!"

December 1st to the 30th.
There is only one rule, and that is you need to use at least ONE  product from 
Gecko Galz!!  
It can be one of the free products, stamps, collage images, or digital papers!!  It is up to you!!
The winner will receive a $25 Gecko Galz Shopping Spree
HOW TO MAKE THIS TAG

Cut out a tag shape 4 x 7 inches and distress the edges
Cut out three more layers starting at 6 x 3.5 inches and increasing in size, distress edges as you go
Cut out the angel and decoupage on top of the picture
Add a pretty border to the top edge
Add snowflakes, flowers, butterflies, fuzzy fibres and ribbon.
PRODUCTS USED
 WINTER WISHES MINI PAPER PACK

Many thanks for visiting today, dont forget to check all the other Gecko Galz Designers projects this month.
Bye for Now
xxx

Thursday, 1 December 2016

MY FIRST DESIGN TEAM PROJECT FOR GECKO GALZ - TAG YOU'RE IT - DECEMBER 1st - CUSTOMER CHALLENGE

Gecko Galz Customer Challenge
Tag You're It
December 1st to the 30th.
There is only one rule, and that is you need to use at least ONE  product from Gecko Galz!!  
It can be one of the free products, stamps, collage images, or digital papers!!  It is up to you!!
The winner will receive a $25 Gecko Galz Shopping Spree.
HERE IS MY TAKE
Morning gorgeous Gecko Galz Girls, I am so excited to be here. 
This is my first project for the team - I hope you like it.
So I'm kicking off with a traditional Christmas theme for my tag.
 


HERES HOW
Matt a vintage photo
Cut out a tag shape - mine measures 4.5 x 8.5 inches
Die cut a pretty top edge
Adhere pretty papers to tag
Adhere a pretty panel down the front
Now adhere the die cut top
Die cut a frame and adhere
Using foam pads adhere matted photo
Start to decorate with flowers, leaves, stars and snowflakes
Add a strip of string pearls to the join
Add a ribbon and a flower to the top
Add a sentiment
PRODUCTS USED
 Gecko Galz Merry and Bright Paper Paper Pack
Merry and Bright Digital Paper Pack
Gecko Galz Christmas Toppers
CHRISTMAS CARD TOPPERS digital collage sheet
 
From my stash - Assorted die cuts, pearl card, assorted flowers, leaves, snowflakes, stars, pearl string, ribbon.
XXX
We can't wait to see your creations!!
  You have until 11:55pm Eastern time on December 30th to play along!
Many thanks for visiting today, I would love it if you became a follower of my blog, just click on the followers link on the left hand side of the page.
Many thanks for visiting today
Bye for Now
xxx
 
 

 

 


I HAVE BEEN PUBLISHED - YAY - CREATIVE INSPIRATION MAGAZINE DECEMBER 2016 ISSUE


 
One of my layouts that has been published in
CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS MAGAZINE 
 
We are thrilled to share the
 Christmas Issue of the Creative Inspirations Magazine. It is so full of amazing, creative and inspiring projects. Lots of layouts, cards and miscellaneous projects.
And they are coming to you from all over the world.
Be sure to view in full size to get the details, stop for even better and longer viewing and when your done be sure to leave a comment so we know you stopped by and then use the FB share button to share with your friends too.
Thanks so much. We had a great year sharing with you and we wish you a Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year.

 
 
MORE PUBLISHED LAYOUTS



 
 
Thanks so much. We had a great year sharing with you and we wish you a Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year.
XXX
 

Friday, 25 November 2016

FABSCRAPS FRIDAY LAYOUT - MERRY CHRISTMAS - 25th November


Morning everyone and welcome to my blog and 
FABSCRAPS FRIDAY
Today I thought I would go for a Christmas theme as exactly one month today it will be Christmas day!
SCRAPPY STASH
Fabscraps Christmas Snow Collection 
Fabscraps Title chipboard - Merry Christmas 
Fabscraps Baubles chipboard
Heartfelt Creations Poinsettia stamp and die
Heartfelt Creations Lilly Die Stamens
Heartfelt Creations Holly Berry die leaves
FROM MY STASH
Black ink, embossing powder, pearls, green card, dark red card, black card, glitter card, pearls.
CLOSE UPS





 
I hope you love this collection 
as much as I do.
Bye for now.
xxx

Friday, 18 November 2016

CARDS AND MORE ANYTHING GOES WINTER/CHRISTMAS CARD DESIGN TEAM CHALLENGE No 6 - 18th November



Morning everyone and welcome to my blog and my latest card for 
CARDS AND MORE Shopblog

 ANYTHING GOES WINTER/CHRISTMAS 
CHALLENGE NO. 6

For this card I  have chosen to make a pretty blue Christmas Card.

HERE IS HOW
Cover a 6 x 6 inch card blank with pretty paper
Take a vintage image and matt onto glitter card
Take a strip of corrugated card and adhere across the center of card,
 Take a piece of lace and adhere underneath
Die cut a pretty frame and adhere to top center of card
Add matted photo with foam pads
Die cut some snow flakes and leafy branches and adhere
Now start to decorate with assorted flowers, butterflies and some ribbon seam binding
Last but not least add a flourish to the top of the card for height.
PRODUCTS USED

corrugated cardboard
corrugated card

Paper roses ø 15 mm - AQUA
Paper roses

ScrapBerry's Shabby ribbon, white, 10mm, 1m
Shabby seam binding ribbon

Marianne Design - Creatables - Ice crystals
Snow flakes dies

Noor! Design - Cutting & Embossing Schablone - Schmetterlinge 2 (2 Stück)
Butterflies

Noor Design - Cutting & Embossing stencil - edge punch
Over the edge die

Lin & Lene stencil - Cutting & Embossing stencil - frame
frame die

Vintage Ribbons white 2
Lace
ScrapBerry's Adhesive pearls 120pcs/4 colors, Kids’ Fun 1
Pearls



I hope you liked my card and followed along.
Don't forget to visit the blog for lots more inspiration andremember there is a fab prize from Janes Doodles.
http://www.janesdoodles.com/ 
Bye for now.
xxx

Friday, 11 November 2016

FABSCRAPS FRIDAY AND JONES CRAFTS DESIGN TEAM - CHIC CHICK - 11th November


Morning everyone and welcome to my blog and 
FABSCRAPS FRIDAY.
Today I have a pretty pink layout for you using the 
C84 Collection from FABSCRAPS
I have used two papers from this collection.
I have also used the spiky flowers chipboard and
leaves chipboard plus the
Chipboard title - CHIC CHICK.
HERES HOW
Matt photo
Cut out a sheet of pretty paper to 9 x 9 inches
Matt onto card
Adhere the matted panel to the center of page
Cut out some layers in three different colour card 
Lightly adhere matted photo
Add layers behind the photo
Start to decorate with flowers and stamens
Emboss all the chipboard, adhere as per the layout
Punch out two butterflies, add pearls
Adhere the title chipboard.
FABSCRAPS COLLECTION C 84
Papers x 2, Spiky flowers chipboard, Leaves and Roses chipboard, Title Chic Chick chipboard.
FROM MY STASH

Flower dies, stamens, pearls, embossing powder, plain card stock, butterfly punch.
CLOSE UPS




Many thanks for visiting today, come back soon.
xxx

Tuesday, 8 November 2016

CREATIVE INSPIRATION TECHNIQUE TUESDAY ANYTHING GOES - 8th November


Morning everyone, I am so excited to be included as the CREATIVE INSPIRATION GUEST DESIGNER today.


Its Technique Tuesday - Anything Goes.
So, today's technique is LAYERING
A very simple but pretty style that goes with everything.
Choose your image, choose your colours and embellies, then rip and tear and layer away as much as you like.
For this card
You will need
A 6 x 6 inch card blank, vintage image, pretty papers x 5 or 6 different coordinating types, butterfly punch, pearls, sentiment, stamens, stamped and die cut flowers, lace.
HERES HOW
Cover your card blank with pretty paper
Matt a vintage photo
Rip and tear an assortment of pretty papers aprox the same size as photo mat
Layer them up as per my example then add the matted photo
Decorate with lace flowers, butterflies and pearls
Add a sentiment and there you have a pretty layered card.
Have fun and happy crafting
Bye for Now
xxx
xxx

Monday, 7 November 2016

GUEST DESIGNER FOR CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS MONDAY SKETCH - MAGNIFICENT - 7th November

Good morning everyone, I am so excited to announce I have been asked to be Guest Designer for 


for the November 7th Sketch.
Welcome to Creative Inspiration where we share our creations and projects with each other to inspire each other to learn more and have fun while doing so. Daily chat makes us a family where online support is precious. We are all friends here. 
THE SKETCH
This is a fabulous sketch by the beautiful Bev Code, I hope you like it and give it a go.
HERE IS HOW I DID MINE
Choose photos, papers, card and embellishments
Matt photos in coordinating card
Cut a center panel 6 x 10 inches in pretty paper, ink edges
Matt onto coordinating card, adhere to centre of page
Cut a border 3.5 x 12 inches, matt onto a strip of card 4 x 12 inches
Adhere across the center of page
Stamp and die-cut some flowers and leaves
Add centers to flowers, adhere
Add some branches
Adhere the sentiments with brads
Cut out a tag for the journalling, adhere to side 
Emboss the title and adhere.
SCRAPPY STASH
Pretty Papers, tags, flowers and leafy die cuts - Heartfelt Creations
Plain card stock
Branch stems
Stamens
Brown and green chalk ink
Brown brads
Title chipboard
Embossing powder.

SOME CLOSE UPS



Do check out this brilliant site for lots more inspiration and fun.
That's all for now, have a happy scrappy week, till next time.
XXX

Friday, 4 November 2016

CARDS AND MORE DESIGN TEAM REVEAL - November Challenge No 6, Anything Goes with Winter, Christmas


Morning everyone and welcome to my blog and my very first project with CARDS AND MORE Design Team.




PRODUCTS USED
Noor!Design - Cutting & Embossing Schablone - Randstanze





Kraft Paper
Lace

Papierröschen ø 15 mm - PFIRSICH - CREME
paper roses
ScrapBerry's Shabby ribbon, white, 10mm, 1m
scrapberrys shabby ribbon
PRIMA Chalk Fluid Edger Set - by Ingvild Bolme - PMA891923
chalk ink



I have entered this into the fussy and fancy challenge here
http://fussyandfancychallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2016/11/fussy-and-fancy-challenge-176-icesnow.html

Many thanks for visiting today
Bye for now.