Friday, 15 June 2012


On a roll - another card made from my stack of already coloured images.  This cute youngster is from Mo Manning's Sailor set of three stamps.

Keep looking I still have more images just waiting for be made into cards - and more images from this stamp set!

Inside View


Distressing - inked edges, paper tearing

Medium:  Copics, (+ pencil for skin tone only), black pen, ink pad for distressing edges, PVA glue for faux pearls
Papers:   CD Rom Portabella Road for script background papers, Kanban paper scraps, Co-ordinations, Black cardstock, Papermania grey pattern paper
Dies used:  Marianne Collection - light house and anchor, circle punch for cutting letters from Kanban papers, Magnolia edge die,  Scallops - WASTE piece from die
Embellishments:  Various brads, bow, clear gems, label tag
Best wishes, 
Challenges I'm entering this into 
Art impressions ... - Husband/Father
DP2Challenge - At the park with a Mo Manning image
CCEE Stampers - Nautical theme
Charisma Cardz - Male cards
Doyoustackup - Boys/Men


This week's challenge is DASHING DADS or Male theme.  

For this challenge I decided to use a stamped image I had already coloured but not made into a card.  This is a Mo Manning digi stamp BLOWING BUBBLES - boy and there is also a girl version available.

Paper distressing (edges)

Medium:    Copics and Pencils, Black pen
Papers:     Cardwork cards papers, Co-ordinations, Black Cardstock
Dies used:     Tim Holtz Letter die, faux brads (used an embossing tool to create a faux nail head)
Embellishments:  My Minds Eye - Lost and Found banners
Best wishes,
Challenges I'm entering this into 
Cooking it up with kate - male and metal
Craftingforallseason - male
Fab'n'funky - Father's day
LittleRedWagon - Boy's birthdays
Nutcrafters... - spots and strips


This week's challenge is BEACH BABE'S and I have used this fabulous stamp available here.


Medium:   Copics, Gel pen, Sukura pen, Stickles glitter glue, Martha Stewart glitter, Spray varnish, PVA glue for pearls on sun
Papers:    Kaiser Crafts - papers, Kanban paper (S _ U _ N letters)
Dies used:   Sun and label (for cloud) (Sizzix), Light house and anchor (Marianne), 
Embellishments: Butterflies, Epiphany epoxy stickers
Best wishes,
Challenges I'm entering this into 
Diva'sbyDesign - Summer theme
Freshly Brewed - Anything goes
Paper Pretties- Summer Inspiration
The Paper Shelter - Anything goes
Creative Mondays - Summer