Monday, February 20, 2017

Swan Card

Hello everyone,

just wanted to show off my latest make:


I used woodgrain pattern paper for the background.


I tucked dried Baby's Breath flowers underneath a die cut doily and arranged a bunch of hand made flowers and Cricut Art Nouveau Swan cut out.


Crinkle shabby bow was made with ivory color seam binding ribbon.


One more look at the finished card...

I would like to enter this card into following challenges:

Scrappy Sketches challenge #3 with this sketch:


Scrapping4Fun Challenge #84 Anything Goes

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Fantastic Florals

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Sunday, February 19, 2017

Shabby Chic Floral Birthday Card

Hello everyone,

Just a quick post of my latest make:


I used up some scrap papers for my background...


I made a shabby bow using hand died cheese cloth and a piece of hand died lace ribbon...


I added two Memory Box Catalina wreaths and variety of hand made flowers and hand trimmed Happy Birthday banner...


One more look at the finished card...

I would like to enter this card into following challenges:

Allsorts Challenge #403 Anything Goes

Berry 71 Bleu February Challenge with this gorgeous Mood Board that inspired me with pink flowers and linens.



RRR #158 Celebrate with Ribbon or Trim

Scrapping 4 Fun Challenge #84 "Anything Goes"

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge "Fantastic Florals"

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Scrapy Land Challenge #60 Add Texture

Hello everyone,
It is time for a new challenge at Scrapy Land Blog and this time the theme is Add Texture + use dies that Scrapy Land Store carries.
Here is my make:


I added brick wall texture in the background. I used texture paste and brick wall stencil.


The window is Spellbinders D-Lites Window Two die not available in the store, but here is something very similar to it.


The bicycle is Cheery Lynn Designs die


Flowers are made with Rose Creation and Blooms Three Spellbinders dies (no longer available in store)

I added Memory Box Botanical Stem dies and Magnolia Rose Leaf die to complete the floral cluster.

Please stop by Scrapy Land Blog to see what my team mates have prepared for this challenge inspiration and hopefully join the fun for a chance to win $15 gift certificate to Scrapy Land Store.

I would like to enter this card into following challenges:

Crafty Cardmakers #182 Add Some Texture

Allsorts Challenge #402 Hearts and / or Flowers (Flowers)


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Sunday, February 12, 2017

Shabby Chic Lavender Birthday Card

Hello everyone,

Just a quick post of my latest make:


I was able to incorporate a few challenge themes into this card.


Flowers are hand made...


Various die cuts are mostly Spellbinders dies...


One more look at the finished card.

I would like to enter this card into following challenges:

Mojo Monday #483 with this sketch:


Kartkowe ABC Challenge C as in Charoite crystal.


and

Double D Challenge Lavender and Lace with this gorgeous mood board:


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UPDATE:

02/14/2017 I made it to Top 3 (this time it was top 4) at Double D Challenge

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Scrapy Land Challenge #59 Anything Goes

Hello,

It is time for a new challenge at Scrapy Land Blog with Anything Goes theme using dies that Scrapy Land Store carries.
Here is my make:


I used Memory Box Open Studio Windham Collage die in the top right corner.


The "smile" sentiment is from Penny Black
and the layered tag is from Cheery Lynn - Royal Scandinavian Tag 1


Flowers are hand made using Spellbinders Rose Creation die and I used two tones of gold color seam binding ribbon to make this shabby bow.


Please stop by Scrapy Land Blog to see what my team mates have created for this challenge inspiration and hopefully join in fun for a chance to win $15 gift certificate to Scrapy Land Store.

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Scrapy Land Challenge #58 Favorite Colors

Hello,

it is time for a new challenge at Scrapy Land Blog and the theme is Favorite Colors, using dies that Scrapy Land Store carries.
Here is my make:


As you can tell...my favorite color is blue :)


Handmade and hand died flowers and various flourishes were used to create this floral arrangement...


This rich shabby bow was made using blue and purple seam binding ribbon...


I tucked in couple of clay flourishes into this floral bunch.


Here is the list of dies I used for this card:

Spellbinders Fleur de Lis Square

Magnolia Rose Leaf

Cheery Lynn Leafy Flourish

Spellbinders Nestabilities Reverent Square corner

Please stop by Scrapy Land Blog to see what my team mates have created for this challenge inspiration and join in for a chance to win $15 gift certificate to Scrapy Land Store.

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Saturday, January 14, 2017

Shabby Chic Dress Form Card


Hello,

Just a quick post of my latest make:


I tried something new to me: making shabby chic flowers with ribbon.


I used left over pieces of ribbon to make three flowers and the rest is just randomly arranged pieces or various ribbons...


I used metal flowers for the centers of my fabric flowers and randomly covered everything with gesso. The chipboard dress form is also covered with gesso and crackle paint.


The corner metal filigree is covered with crakle paint.

I would like to enter this card into following challenges:


Card Mania Challenge #88 Layer it

Deep Ocean challenge #146 "Anything New" (Metal filigree and dress form are new)

Frilly and Funkie New Year Inspiration (my new year inspiration is to create more than last year and try new things, like those fabric flowers...)

Kartkowe ABC challenge "Aquamarine"

Really Reasonable Ribbon challenge #155 Anything Goes with Ribbon and Trim

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UPDATE 01/24/2017
I made it to Top 3 at Deep Ocean Challenge with this card :)


Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Scrapy Land Challenge #57 Anything Goes

Hello everyone,

It is time for a new challenge at Scrapy Land Blog and the theme is Anything Goes using dies that Scrapy Land Store carries.
Here is what I made for the challenge inspiration:


I used a piece of dark brown card stock for my base to make the Memory Box Distressed Baptisia Collage die pop up nicely on the front panel.


Roses were made using Spellbinders Rose Creation die and the tucked in leaves are die cuts from Magnolia Doohickeys die (currently unavailable)


Sentiment was computer generated and die cut with Taylored Expressions Banner Stacklets 1 (currently unavalible)


Please stop by Scrapy Land Blog to check out what my team mates prepared for this challenge and I hope you'll join the fun for a chance to win $15 gift certificate for Scrapy Land Store.

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Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Scrapy Land Challenge #56 "Let It Snow!"

Hello,

It is time for a new challenge at Scrapy Land Blog. This time the theme is Let It Snow!" using dies that Scrapy Land Store carries.
Here is what I created for the challenge inspiration:


I made a tall and skinny style card using white and grey wood pattern papers and heavy white cardstock.


I layered up all the die cuts using foam adhesive to give it extra dimension.


Shabby bow was made using white seam binding ribbon.


I added some tiny white beads and fancy button for the center of the snowflake.
I used following dies to create my card:

Spellbinders Label 48 Decorative Elements

Cheery Lynn Designs English Tea Party Doily

Impression Obsession Large Snowflake

Please stop by Scrapy Land Blog to see what my team mates created for this challenge inspiration and hopefully you'll join in for a chance to win $15 gift certificate to Scrapy Land Store.

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