Friday, 10 June 2011

SO SWEET



Coloured this stamp once before but used a black ink pad - shading lines were too dark!  This time I used a brown ink pad and it gives a much softer look to her face.



Techniques:

Stamps:  Sugar Nellies rubber stamp
                 LOTV Sentiment stamp



Medium:
Promarkers, Copics and Tria markers
Prisma and Polychromo pencils
Spray glitter varnish
Gold calligraphy pen

Papers:
Pattern - several paper packs
Plain - Crafters Companion

Dies used:
Spellbinders - Heart circle, scalloped circle, Fleu de leys circles (2 different ones), Plain small circle, corner
Marianne - Flourishes

Embellishments:
Pearls
Ribbon
Petaloo flowers
Paper flower
Best wishes,
Challenges I'm entering this into

Crafty Sentiments - Add some sparkle
ABC Challenge - W is for Wish (Sentiment)
Crafts and Me - Stamp something
Anita Be Stamping - Go mad with layers
Card Cupids - More than 3 layers
One Stop Crafts - texture
Karber Challenge - use your scraps (used odd bits of papers plus the inners and outers of die cuts)  Must use a Karber stamp

LAZY SUMMER DAYS!


I just adore this Sarah Kay stamp and have used it a couple of times now!

Had just tried Promarkers for the first time and loving, so have more colours to add to my Copics and Tria markers.





Techniques:

Stamp:  Main image - Sarah Kay stamp
Xyron Runner - Sentiment

Medium:
Promarkers, Copics and Tria Markers
Prisma and Polychromo pencils
Spray glitter varnish
Fine Liner pen
Distressing ink pads - on tag

Papers:
Double sided pattern paper - paper stack
Plain - Crafters Companion
Tag - Inkalicious
Dies used:
Spellbinders - butterfly
Magnolia - swirl




Embellishments:
Die cut leaves
Petaloo flowers
Buttons
Bow
Best wishes,

Challenges I'm entering this into

Aud Sentiments - Summer times
Just for Fun - use one Tim Holtz product (distressing inks)
Little Darlings - Summer
Digital Tuesday - In the garden/outdoors
Everybody Art - Distressing
Partytime Tuesday = Summer
Simon Says Stamp... - use a tag

SFTW CHALLENGE - Lemon and Lime



The theme this week is a colour challenge - use the colours Lemon and Lime.  These are certainly fresh and clean summery colours.  This weeks challenge is being sponsored by Simon Says so let's see what you come up with.
I have chosen to use two digital stamps from the Sweet Adorables range at Sugar Nellies.






Techniques:


Medium:
Copics
Prisma and Polychromo pencils
Gel pen
Spray varnish glitter

Papers:
Pattern - various paper packs
Plain - Crafters Companion

Embellishments:
Decoupage flowers
bow
Buttons


Best wishes,
Challenges I'm entering this into

Freshly Brewed - Yellow
Paper Pretties - Summer
7 Kids College Fund - Summer
A spoonful of Sugar - Summer colours