Wednesday, 27 May 2009

Week3- Birds

So this week at SCD the theme is birds. This was a real quickie for me using a new owl punch by Martha Stewart & a really old leaf punch which I have had forever. I just inked the owl using cats eyes and a bit of white pen and it was done. I got my punch from Vanessa at papermaze, not sure if they are on the website yet, so you may have to phone the shop.

Saturday, 23 May 2009

Stampboard book class

Today I had a great day at the Papermaze shop with carol doing a stampboard book. It was great to have a catch up with girls and we were also joined by a new lady called Lins who brought along some of her work which was just stunning.

If you ever get a chance to get to a Papermaze class I can highly recomend them. I always learn something new, its very informal and really good value for money


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Thursday, 21 May 2009

Twinchies week 2

So to continue the theme of twinchies for the month of May, this week is a colour challenge at SCD and the colours are Pink & Green.

For my twinchie I went 'Arty Farty' I took some gel medium & mixed with alcohol inks & mica powder. I left to dry(which took hours!!). I added some fibres and a chipboard heart which I sprayed with glimmer mist and then stamped.

To all the ladies who took part last week I just want to say thank you and that I had a blast looking through your blogs I have been really inspired by your fab work.

Thursday, 14 May 2009

Something Totally Different is Born !!

So the day is HERE , that the challenge Something Completely Different blog is live.
This month it is 'Twinchies' and the theme for the week is 'Wings'
Now I had not done anything like this before so this is my first attempt.
I painted 2" x 2"stampboard, stamped a background using Crafty Secrets Clear Art Stamps. The stamped heart is from the Tattoo range from Gel a Tin which I have coloured and the wings are German Scrap.
Check out the sidebar link and see the fab stuff the DT girls have come up with. We also have some 'Blog Candy' up for grabs to launch our first week. I do hope you will come and join us. I can't wait to be inspired by you all.
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Thursday, 7 May 2009

June Crop Kit

I came across this idea while blog hopping ( as soon as I find the blog again I will link it)
I thought it would be good to do something different to a layout. It is a Bingo Board from 'The Range'
Stamped with Paper Artsy and a jotter pad added for shopping list !!

I will bring all my stamps to the crop so you can choose a theme
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NSD Bramford Crop Kit

This was the kit for this months crop, I did a sketch this month and this is my take on it .
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Heavy Metal !!

So on our usual outing to Ally Pally I had been very good (had spent very little) until about 4pm.
Fatal move, watching a LB Crafts Demo !!

I just loved the metal work they were doing so blew my budget out of the water on a load of Ten Second Studio stuff. I saw a arch they had done and came home and had a play. It's not finished yet still trying to decide what to put in the middle.
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Monday, 4 May 2009

And Now for Something Different

On the 15th May Carol is hosting a new challenge blog ....HERE - Now this is new ground for me and Carol in a mad moment has asked me to join the DT. Do drop on over and have a look and see what its all about. There will be weekly themes and monthly challenges and so please join in the fun.