Tuesday, 25 July 2017

Pickle Santa

I love this fun image - just that little bit different for Christmas.

I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
The Outlawz Wednesday Challenge - Sketch
http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/wednesday-sketch/forum/topics/wednesday-sketch-challenge-july-19-2017

I have used a paper from a christmas paper pad by MME.  The image is from Drawn With Character (Drawn By Krista).   I coloured the image with copic markers and Kindy Glitz.  I have also used some red glitter tape and a santa hat foam embellishment.

Christmas Doves

I hadn't really intended this to be a monochromatic card - it just kinda evolved that way!




I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
Crafty Gals Corner - Christmas in July
http://craftygalscornerchallenges.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/challenge-132-christmas-in-july.html

I have used a paper from a christmas paper pad by Graphic 45.  I added some ribbon that I bought recently at Japan Mart.  The image is from Sparkle n Sprinkle and is coloured with a combination of copic markers and Kindy Glitz.   I also added some faux stitching using a Distress Marker.

Up Up and Away

He looks as though he is about ready for this kite to fly!


I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
QKR Stampede - Up Up and Away
http://qkrstampede.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/qkr-stampede-challenge-253-up-up-and.html

I have used a paper from a paper pad by Rosie's Studio.  I actually went to the store to buy some cardstock and got distracted by this lovely paper pad!  The image is from QKR Stampede and is coloured with copic markers.  I also used a corrugated paper strip and a pre-made sentiment from Krafters Korner.

Merry Christmas

This one is a bit more of a CAS style card:



I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
Crafty Gals Corner - Christmas in July
http://craftygalscornerchallenges.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/challenge-132-christmas-in-july.html
Digi Choosday - Anything Goes
https://digichoosday.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/wk-29-anything-goes-digi-choosday.html

I have used a paper from a christmas paper pad by Graphic 45 - the band across the middle is the reverse of the background paper.  The image is from Polka Doodles and is coloured with copic markers.  I also used some peelcraft border stickers in red and a sentiment from a Gingerbread themed embellishment pack.



I have used

Monday, 24 July 2017

Summer Fun

I don't know that I have ever seen pink ladybugs before but it fitted with the colour scheme!  These two are climbing around on some summer flowers.


I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
The Outlawz Tuesday Challenge - Colours + Summer
http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/tuesday-color/forum/topics/colour-challenge-18-july-2017
Penny's Paper Crafty - Anything Goes
http://pennyschallenges.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/welcome-to-pennys-challenge-338.html

I have used a paper from a paper pad by Bo Bunny.  The image is from Bugaboo Stamps and is coloured with copic markers.  I also used some mesh ribbon, a flower embellishment and some flower shaped buttons.  I coloured the blue one with a copic marker as the blue wasn't the shade that I wanted! 

Sunday, 23 July 2017

Let It Snow

This card matches todays temperature!  It is another cold wintry day today - although so far not wet.


I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
The Outlawz Monday Challenge - Embossing + sentiment
http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/monday-greetings/forum/topics/monday-greetings-challenge-use-embossing-wet-or-dry-and-at-least
Penny's Paper Crafty - Anything Goes
http://pennyschallenges.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/welcome-to-pennys-challenge-338.html
CHNC - Use an embossing folder
http://craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/chnc-challenge-343.html
Sparkle and Glitter - It's A Hat Trick
http://sparkleandglitterwithrick.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/challenge-3.html

I have used an embossing folder to create the background.  The image is from Rick St Dennis and is coloured with copic markers and Kindy Glitz.  The sentiment is from Desert Diva.  I die-cut the sentiment into a pennant shape and added a little piece of digital paper from Scribbles Doodles Designs.  I also added three glitter foam snowflakes.

Friday, 21 July 2017

Catch The Bug Christmas in July - Day Seven

Day Seven of the weeklong Christmas in July Challenge at Catch The Bug is




I have used an image from Bugaboo Stamps called BUGREINDEER.


I would like to enter my card into these challenges:
Catch The Bug - Christmas In JUly - Day Seven - Recipe
http://catchthebugblog.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/christmas-in-july-friday-day-7-recipe.html
CHNC - Use A Die Cut
http://craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge.blogspot.co.nz/2017/07/chnc-challenge-342.html

I have ued kraft card plus an image and sentiment from Bugaboo Stamps.  Colouring is with copic markers.  I added some sparkle in the form of stars - plus I used a Spectrum Noir pen to add a bit of colour to the image.