Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Simon Says... We Love Stamps

Since I needed to make a v-day card, I headed over to the Monday Challenge at the Simon Says Stamp blog. A nice and easy challenge this week, to use a favourite stamp to make a project.
I had the joy of inking up a stamp that I received recently for the first time, which is always awesome.

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Stamp: Sweet November
Ink: Momento Tuxedo Black
DP: Bo Bunny - Crush
CS: Bazzill
Medium: Copic Markers
Extra: Wink Of Stella - Clear

Simon Says... Get Krafty

Super quick mini 3x3 gift topper card for the Wednesday challenge over at Simon's blog.
The challenge was to use kraft paper, and it was a challenge for me... it was the first time I've ever tried to colour with copics on a darker card stock, interesting results.
Also, since I wanted a particular sentiment & my card stock is too thick to go through my printer, I tried hand writing it... yeeesh, not going to do that again!

Stamp: Penny Black
Ink: Versafine
CS: Bazzill
Medium: Copics
Extra: Wink of Stella - clear

Monday, December 16, 2013

Happy Holidays

Just a super quick and easy christmas card using CCDesigns adorable penguin stamp. I just received my new web cam in the mail, so I figured I would try figuring out how to use the thing by filming the card making process. I broke the video in to 2 seperate parts. For the links to the videos, scroll down to the bottow of this post.

Video Part 1 - Colouring

Video Part 2 - Making the Card

Stamp: CC Designs - Sweet Penguins
Sentiment Stamp: Amy R - Merry & Bright
CS: Copic XpressIt
DP: American Crafts - Peppermint Express & Hollyday
Ribbon: Offrey
Ink: Momento Tuxedo Black & Versafine Black Onyx
Adhesives: Recollection foam strips & Tombow glue runner
Glitter: Wink of Stella clear glitter brush
Markers: Copics, Spectrum Noir, Prima Colour


Monday, November 25, 2013

Warm Winter Wishes

Decided to play along with the clean and simple card challenge over at Splitcoast Stampers as well as the Whiff of Joy Christmas challenge.
I had a lot of fun colouring up this Henry stamp with my Copics and Spectrum Noir markers. You cant really tell from the picture, but I used my new Wink of Stella pen on both the scarf and pompom... Super cute.

Stamps: Whiff of Joy & AmyR
Inks: Momento & Versa Fine
CS: Bazzill & Copic Xpress-it
DP: Echo Park & American Crafts
Medium: Copic Markers & Spectrum Noir Markers
Extras: Wink of Stella & Glossy Accents

Saturday, November 23, 2013

Cute Christmas Kitty

This card is 2 challenges in 1, The layout is from the weekly sketch challenge over at MFT and the colour combo is from Wednesdays colour challege over at SplitCoast Stampers . This weeks colour combo (#cc453) always baked cherries, was a lot of fun, though I didnt have any artichoke colour ribbon, so I went with a deeper green shade.

Stamps: Sweet November & AmyR
Ink: Momento Tuxedo Black & Versa Fine Black Onyx
DP: American Crafts
CS: Bazzill & Copic
Glitter: Elmers
Ribbon: Dollarama
Medium: Copic Markers

Saturday, November 9, 2013

My Favourite Things Sketch Challenge

Long time no post.... that is an understatement, the summer was just crazy hectic and time just got away from me.

I discovered the other day that the My Favourite Things blog has a weekly sketch challenge and while I do not currently own any MFT stamps, I loved the sketch and wanted to play along.

Image Stamp: Art Impressions
Sentiment Stamp: Amy R
Inks: Momento Tuxedo Black & Versafine Onyx
DP: Echo Park
Card Stock: Bazzil
Punch: Marvy
Glitter: Elmers glitter glue & American Crafts glitter pens
Medium: Copic Markers & Prisma Colour Markers
Other: Glossy Accents
Ribbon, Snowflake Sequin & Gem: Dollarama

Monday, April 8, 2013

Simon Says ... Happy Birthday!

Simon Says Stamp is celebrating their 4th Birthday, so for this weeks challenge over at the challenge blog, is of course, to create a Birthday card.

Here is the one I came up with:

Stamps: Penny Black & Inkadinkado
DP: BoBunny
CS: Copic Xpress-it
EP: Stampendous
Medium: Copic & Prisma Colour Markers
Other: Glossy Accents, Crystal Stickles, Tombow glue runner, recollections foam adhesive