Monday, 30 November 2015

Goodbye to November for Diecut Divas

Here we are at the end of another month, and you can't get more warm and cosy then Christmas in Australia and this Simon Says Stamps stamp set is perfect for this. This is what I came up with the help of some dies from our sponsor this month Dies R Us.

 Diecut Divas, Simon Says Stamps Warm Christmas Wishes

Here is a close up of the cute little santa

Diecut Divas, Simon Says Stamps Warm Christmas Wishes
Card Tip:
If you are worried about your card being too bulky op for a thicker pattern paper and you can forgo a layer of card stock.

Card Ingredients:
Card Stock: standard white card base.
Papers: Doodlebug Design Inc santa express

Ink: Versafine onyx ink.
               Skin: E000+E02+E11+R20
               Beard: C0+C1+colorless blender 
               Hat: R24+R27+R29
               Singlet: B29+B37+B39
               Pants: BG01+BG02,YR02+YR04
               Glasses: R59
               Surfboard: RV19,V17
Dies: Spellbinders standard circles large, standard scalloped circles small.
Other: Glossy Accents, Crystal Ice ice stickles, couture creations red gems.

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Thursday, 26 November 2015

November Sassy

In the spirit of November and Thanksgiving the Sassy Studios Facebook Progressive Challenge this month was Princess Feather Portrait.
This is what I created.
Sassy Studios Princess Feather Portrait

Card Tip:
For this card I printed out the image larger than normal to crop the lower aspects, gives the image a slightly different look.
Card Ingredients:
Card Stock: Francheville black cardstock creating a 6"square card, Quill red card stock.
Stamps: Sassy Studios Princess Feather Portrait
               Skin: E000+E00+E11+R20
               Eyes: BG05, Lips: E04+RV23 
               Hair: E30E31+E33+E35
               Feather: R24+R27+R29+R35
               Band: R35 
Other: We R Memory Keepers black bakers twine, couture creations red gems, wink of stellar clear glitter pen, Kaisercraft rub on. 

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Monday, 23 November 2015

Outlawz November Progressive Challenge

I will admit that the Outlawz November Progressive Challenge image really took me outside of my comfort zone, which I loved. This month it was the Voodoo King from SLS Lines and this is what I created.

Outlawz Progressive, SLS Line Voodoo King
Here is a close up of the Voodoo King
Outlawz Progressive, SLS Line Voodoo King

Card Tip:
I didn't have a piece of patterned paper big enough in the design I wanted so I created an effect with smaller pieces.

Card Ingredients:
Card Stock: standard black card base, white card stock.
Papers: Kaisercraft hello today paper pad
Stamps: SLSLine Voodoo King, computer generated sentiment.
               Skin: E000+E00+E11 Lips: E04 Eyes:BG01
               Hair: E31+E33+E23
               Beads: B37, R39 Feathers: BG05
               Hat: V15+V17+V09
               Leaves: G02+G03+G05 
               Voodoo Dolls: E23
               Bottle: E25, B05,Y13 
               Roses: R24+R35+R37
              Jacket: B29+B37+B39
Other: heart punch, glossy accents.

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Saturday, 21 November 2015

Monochrome at Morgans

There is a brand challenge over at Morgans ArtWorld and this fortnight we are talking about Monochrome. This doesn't automatically mean greys and neutrals which is why I went purple, here is my project.

Morgans Artworld Fae 19
Here is a close up of Morgans lovely fairy image.
Morgans ArtWorld Fae19

Card Ingredients:
Card Stock: 5" x 7" white cardstock trimmed down to 2.5" x 7". Assorted Quill purple card stock.
Papers: Echo Park happy halloween digital papers.
Stamps: Morgans ArtWorld Fae19,Gina K Designs Frame and Flowers 1.

Ink: Versafine black onyx ink.
               Skin: E000+E00+E11+R20 Eyes: BG02, 
               Lips: E04+RV23
               Hair: E21+E23+E25+E29
               Wings: V000+V93+V95+V01
               Dress: V000+V01+V04+V06
               Gloves & Feather: V12+V15+V17+V09
               Cushion: BV02+BV04+BV08
Other: Fiskars upper crest border punch, assorted purple gems, Kaszazz 4cm white daisies, purple flowers from stash, Kaisercraft purple organza ribbon, wink of stella clear glitter pen, Sakura stardust Clear glitter gel pen.
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Sunday, 15 November 2015

A Warm Cup of Cocoa and Diecut Divas

We are talking about warm and cosy over at Diecut Divas and when I think of being warm and cosy I think of a warm cup of tea or hot chocolate and that is what inspired this project.
Here is a close up of the cute cups of cocoa.

Card Tip:
I have created the look of another layer on my card just by colouring in the stamp edges with a copic marker.

Card Ingredients:
Card Stock: Francheville light brown card stock
Papers: Kaisercraft yuletide.
Stamps: Gina K Designs fabulous frame, Seasons Greetings, sentiment created on my computer.
Ink: Hero Arts cuppa joe.
Markers: E59 for edging
Dies: Spellbinders Standard Oval large.
Other: gold acrylic dots.

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Tuesday, 3 November 2015

Warm and Cozy for Diecut Divas

Its a brand new month and a brand new theme over at Diecut Divas. This month we are talking Warm and Cozy, this could be your sentiment, your image, whatever you like as long as you tell us what part is warm and cozy. When I think warm and cozy, I think warm clothes to snuggle into, which is where the progressive image for the Art by Miran facebook page was perfect. Here is my project.
Diecut Divas, Art By Miran Eirwen
 Here is a closer look a the lovely lady and all that glitter.

Card Tip:
Don't forget to look at your dies for all the different components they contain, the flowers on this card I cut from a corner die.

Card Ingredients:
Card Stock:5" x 6" white card base, Quill black card stock.
Papers: Gina K Designs floral essentials paper pack
Stamps: Art by Miran Eirwin, JustRite Clear extra grand holiday sentiments.
Ink: Versamark ink and Allison Ellis Design fine white embossing powder.
               Skin: E000+E00+E11+R20,  
               Eyes: BG02+BG05, Lips: E04+RV23 
               Hair: E31+E33+E23
               Dress: R81+R83+R85 
               Cloak: C5+C7+C9 
               Shoes: E55+E57+E59 
               Poinsettia: R27,YG17+YG63
Dies: Spellbinders floral oval die, Creative corner die.
Other: Kaisercraft pink gems, Crayolla pink glitter glue, Crystal Ice ice stickles, Stickles in silver.

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