Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Happiness Always

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

‘In The Garden’

You need to add Flowers or use a Tilda image with flowers (or both…lol). My image is Tilda with Fantasy Flower.

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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 - E55, E53, E51
Dress & Boots  - BG72, BG70, BG0000
Flower - R05, R02, R01, R00, G85, G82, G0000

Here’s a close up of my image.

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and another….

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One last look….

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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: Tilda with Fantasy Flower (Magnolia), And Many More (Stampin’ Up)
Card: Naturals White & Ruby Red (Stampin’ Up), Cryogen White
Paper: XO Collection Paper Pad (Kaisercraft)
Ink & Markers: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers
Dies & Punches: Word Window & Large Oval Punches (Stampin’ Up), Large Classic & Scallop Ovals, Fleur de Elegance (Spellbinders), Vintage Box Lacing Coffee, Hellebores, Swirly Butterfly & Summer Gate (Magnolia Doohickeys), CL CS 16 (Crealies), Flourish Lace ‘Around the Page’ Punch (Martha Stewart)
Accessories: Shabby White Frantage, Pearls

 

Nikki

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Spring is in the Air

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

‘Spring Delights’.

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.

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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’ve made this pretty card today using the lovely ‘Spring Enchantment’ image and have teamed it with some gorgeous papers from the ‘Vintage Flowers For You’ pack.

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

The colours I’ve used are: Skin - E11, E00, E000, R20; Hair - E57, E55, E53, E51; Clothes - YR24, YR23, YR21, YR20, R85, R83, R81, BG15, BG13, BG11, BG10.

Here’s a closer look at the image…

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And one last look…

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Supplies:
Stamps: Spring Enchantment (The Paper Shelter), Sentiment (LOTV)
Card: More Mustard, Island Indigo, Naturals White (Stampin’ Up), Cryogen White
Papers: Vintage Flowers For You (The Paper Shelter)
Ink & Markers: Copic Markers, Memento Tuxedo Black
Dies & Punches: Small Classic & Scallop Circle Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Heart Swirl (Magnolia Doohickey), Cherish ‘Around the Page’ Punch (Martha Stewart)
Accessories: Flowers (WOC), Pearls (Stampin’ Up), Liquid Pearls & Pearl trim (stash)

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.

I’m entering my card into the following challenges:

Allsorts Challenge - #302 Flowers & Pearls

Sister Act Card Challenges - #97 Anything Goes

Pile It On - #60 Use 3 of Something (3 flowers)

Nikki

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Happy Easter.

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

Our challenge for you today is

 ‘F is for Festive’.

This can include Easter/Christmas/Birthday etc. Anything of a festive nature. 

Our fabulous sponsor for this challenge is

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I have created an Easter Gift Bag using Tilda holding egg basket from the Butterfly Dreams Collection.

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I’ve stamped my image onto Cryogen White cardstock using Memento Tuxedo Black ink and coloured with my Copic Markers.

The colours I’ve used are as follows:

Skin – E11, E00, E000, R20; Hair, Boots & Basket – E47, E44, E42, E40; Dress & Ribbon - YG01, YG00, YG0000; Eggs - YR02, YR01, YR00, RV11, RV10, RV00, YG01, YG00, YG0000.

Here’s a closer look at the image.

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And one last look…

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Supplies:
Stamps: Tilda holding egg basket (Magnolia), Sentiment from Lilli of the Valley
Card:  Cryogen White cardstock
Paper:  Spring Feast (First Edition)
Ink & Markers: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers
Dies & Punches: 1 3/4” Circle Punch (Stampin’ Up), Bloomy Tag & Swirly Butterfly (Magnolia Doohickey), LR0281 (Marianne Design)
Accessories: Dazzling Details & Doily (Stampin’ Up), Flowers (Wild Orchid Crafts), Shabby Seam Binding (Live & Love Crafts), Lace (stash)

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.

Crazy 4 Challenges - #277 Bring on the Bling (Glitter on butterfly, eggs & flowers)

Fantasy Stampers - #32 Spring is in the Air

QKR Stampede - #130 Stitching - Real or Faux

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Simply Create Too - #81 Easter or Bunnies

Nikki

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Design Team Call at The Paper Shelter

It’s time again for another DT call over at The Paper Shelter Challenge Blog.

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If you think you might be interested then pop on over and check out all the details and requirements for entry.

It’s a lovely group of girls you will get to work with and a very generous Pedro & Veronica.

The DT call is open until the 20th March.

I look forward to seeing your entries and having some of you join us soon.

Nikki