Wednesday, February 10, 2016

LOVE

It’s time for a new challenge at The Paper Shelter Challenge Blog and this time the challenge is…..

‘Be My Valentine’.

This week, as always, we are sponsored by The Paper Shelter and Veronica & Pedro are offering a fabulous prize of $30 to spend at their site.

Challenge prize badge

If you use a TPS image in your creation you will receive the full $30 to spend on their gorgeous designs, and if you haven’t used a TPS image then you will win 3 Digis of your choice from their site.

I'm using an image called 'Unlocked' to create my Valentine themed card today. 


My image was printed onto Cryogen White cardstock and coloured with my Copic Markers. 

The colours I've used are: R05, R02, R01, BG11, BG10, BG96, BG93, BG90, E35, E33, E31, E30, W5, W3, W1, W00, C5, C3, C1, C00. 

Here’s a close up of the image.


The image has been cut out and layered using the Large Classic & Scallop Oval Nestabilites. My base card has been layered with some pretty papers from the XO Collection by Kaisercraft. 

Supplies:
Stamps: Unlocked (The Paper Shelter)
Card: Naturals White & Watermelon Wonder (Stampin' Up), Cryogen White cardstock
Papers: XO 6 1/2" Paper Pad (Kaisercraft)
Ink & Markers: Copic Markers
Dies & Punches: Large Classic & Scallop Oval Nestabilities
Accessories: Pearls 

If you haven’t already stopped by The Paper Shelter Challenge Blog then please do so you can check out the wonderful creations the rest of the DT have come up with.

Nikki

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

A Little Bit of Love

I’m back today to share my latest creation for Midweek Magnolia. Our new challenge is…

Valentine/Love.

I'm using one of the new images for the 'A Touch of Love' collection today and she is called 'Cupid Angel'. 



My image has been stamped onto Cryogen White cardstock using Memento Tuxedo Black ink. I have coloured my image with Copic Markers in the following colours:
Skin - E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair - E47, E44, E42
Clothes - R83, R81, R0000
Hearts - R35, R32, R30
Shoes, Bow, Arrow Feathers & Wings - W5, W3, W1, W00

Here’s a close up of my image.


The pretty papers I've used are also from Magnolia and are called "Sea Breeze" Rose Path. I've finished off the inside of my card also. 



Our challenge is sponsored by Magnolia Sweden who offer a fabulous prize to the lucky Challenge Winner. If you haven’t already stopped by Midweek Magnolia, pop on over and check out the wonderful creations the rest of the DT have created to inspire you, then get creating and join in our challenge for your chance to win.

Supplies:
Stamps: Cupid Angel - A Touch of Love (Magnolia)
Card: Naturals White & Sahara Sand (Stampin' Up), Cryogen White
Paper: "Sea Breeze" Rose Path (Magnolia)
Ink & Markers: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers
Dies & Punches: Large & Small Classic Oval Nestabilities (Spellbinder), LR0240 (Marianne Design), CL CS 16 (Crealies)
Accessories: Flowers & Pearls (stash)

I’m entering my card into the following challenges:

Artistic Inspirations - #149 Anything Goes/Twist of Valentine
Crafting From The Heart - #97 Anything Goes
Paradise of Magnolia - #31 Valentine
My Time to Craft - #314 Love Is All Around

Nikki




Monday, February 1, 2016

Baby Trumpety

It’s time for a new challenge over at ABC Challenges.

Our challenge for you today is

‘A is for Animals’(Use an image with an animal in it or add an embellishment of an animal)

Our sponsors for this challenge are
 

and



For my card today I'm using the very cute 'Trumpety with Bow' from Magnolia's 'Lost & Found' Collection to make this pretty card for a baby girl.



I’ve stamped my image onto X-Press It Blending Card using Memento Tuxedo Black ink and then coloured with my Copic Markers.

The colours I’ve used are: Elephant - C5, C3, C1, C00,  Bow - R83, R81, R00  

Here’s a closer look at the image.


Supplies:
Stamps: Trumpety with Box - Lost & Found Collection (Magnolia),
Card: Naturals White (retired Stampin' Up),  X-Press it Blending Card,
Papers: Pitter Patter 6 1/2" Paper Pad (Kaisercraft)
Ink & Markers: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers
Dies & Punches: Large & Small Classic Circle Nestabilities, Stately Circles (Spellbinder)
Accessories: Pearls (Stampin' Up)

If you haven’t already stopped by ABC Challenges and checked out what the rest of the DT have created then please do so now.

I’m entering my card into the following challenges.

Crafty Friends Challenge - #24 Animals/Birds
Suzy Bee's Bloomin' Challenge - #115 Anything Goes with a Twist...add an animal
Brown Sugar - #183 Anything Goes
Creative Fingers Challenge - #101 Anything Goes
Crafty Girls Creations - #13 Anything Goes


Nikki

Friday, January 29, 2016

Ready in Reds....

It’s time for a new challenge at Fussy & Fancy Challenges and this time the challenge is…..

‘Monochrome’.

Our sponsor for this challenge is...


I’ve used The Paper Shelter image called ‘My Style’ for my card today. 



 I have printed my image onto Cryogen White cardstock and coloured with my Copic Markers.

The colours I’ve used are: Skin – E11, E00, E000, R20; Hair – E55, E53, E51; Clothes, Boots & Hat - R35, R32, R30, R05, R02, R01.

Here’s a closer look at the image which has been cut out using the Gold Labels 4 dies from Spellbinder.


My papers are from Kaisercraft & My Mind's Eye Paper Pads. I have die cut some leaves using my Crealies die from one of the coordinating papers and my pretty flowers are from Green Tara Craft Embellishments.

Supplies:
Stamps: My Style (The Paper Shelter)
Ink & Markers: Copic Markers
Card: Naturals White (retired Stampin’ Up), Cryogen White
Papers: Tropical Punch (Kaisercraft), Oh La La for Her (My Mind’s Eye)
Dies & Punches: Gold Labels 4 (Spellbinder), CL CS 16 (Crealies)
Accessories: Flowers (Green Tara Craft Embellishments), Pearls (Stampin’ Up recoloured with Copic Markers)


Nikki