Monday, 1 August 2011

LOST IN THOUGHT


It's the 1st of the month so there is a new release of digi stamps from Crissy Armstrong.  These are available to buy from Whimsy stamps.  The one I have used is called FORGET ME NOT and she is such a sweetie!



Techniques:
USED - pva glue for making pearls
Heat embossing - on butterflies
Distressing - inking

Medium:
Copics , Tria markers
Prisma and Polychromo pencils
Fine liner pen
Embossing powder
Distressing ink pad




Papers:
Crafters Companion and Create and Craft

Dies used:
Magnolia label die
Embellishments:
Various flolwers
Cardboard butterflies
bow
Stamps:  Digi - main - Whimsy stamps
Postage stamps - Whimsy stamps
Best wishes,
Challenges I'm entering this into
All things Unity - Summer Feeling
Come and get it - Anything goes
Creative Inspirations - Summer
Crafty Emmas - Feeling the blues
ECP - Summer
Just some lines - Outdoors
Craft Us Crazy - Anything goes

Winner \   15 AUG

CRAFTERS COMPANION CHALLENGE - GLITTER AND GLITZ



I am so excited to announce that I have joined the Crafters Companion Monthly Challenge team as I am a big fan of their products.  I used lots of their products in my crafting but Paper, Cardstock, Copics and Sticky Tape are my staples and I make sure I never run out of these items.

This month's challenge is Glitter and Glitz so let's see your projects decorated with pearls, glitter and bling!



I have chose to use one of the stamps from the Humphrey collection and I am looking forward to using the new stamps from this range - they look fabulous!

For lots more inspiration why not check out some of the other DT members work.




Techniques:

Distressing - edges
Paper piecing

Available from Crafters Companion:
Copics
Papers - Humphrey CD Rom
Mixed papers
Cardstock
Neehan card for colouring
Humphrey stamp
Sentiment stamp
Creative Expression Scrolls
Stickles glitter glue
Distressing ink pads


Medium:
Copics
Distressing ink pads
Cosmic Shimmer glue (for pearls)

Papers:
As above
Dies used:
Spellbinders - label
Spellbinders - tiny butterflies
  waste from circle die

Punches:
Daisy small and large
Butterfly
Embellishments:
Faux brads
Best wishes,
Challenges I'm entering into
Crafty Anns - Summer
Cuddly Buddly - Petals and Pearls
Delicious Doodles - Flourishes and Bling
If the Shoe fits - Summer.....
Inspire my Fridays - Anything goes
Mami Doodles - Flowers
Sew Many Cards - Anything goes
Stamp Something - Summer fun
Simply Create - Favourite animal