Monday, 24 April 2017

New Stacey Barrass Stamps from Crafters Companion

Today I am sharing with you a collection of cards made using some gorgeous new stamps from Crafters Companion coloured with Spectrum Noir Aquablend pencils and Aquamarkers.


Stamp set 1 by Stacey Barrass
8x8 card
Watercolour card
Kraft card
Sara's Signature shabby chic papers and flourish die
Collall all purpose and 3D glue
Aquablend 'essentials' pencils..... ginger, squash, nutmeg and tobacco


Stamp set 2 by Stacey Barrass
A5 card
Watercolour card
Black and white with a touch of silver CP card
Sara's Signature collection lattice die...
Collall all purpose and 3D glue
Aquablend 'essentials' pencils.....pearl white, Anthracite, gravel and ebony
Sparkle pen


Stamp set 1 by Stacey Barrass
6x6 twisted easel card
Watercolour card
Black, white with a touch of silver and silver CP card.
Sara's Signature collection doily die
Aquablend 'essentials' pencils..... pearl white, Athracite, gravel and ebony
Sparkle pen


Stamp set 2 by Stacey Barrass
8x8 card
Watercolour card
Yellow (pastels) coredinations card
Collall all purpose and 3D glue
White detail emboss
ing powder
Aquamarkers..... Meadow, gold and moss


Stamp set 2 by Stacey Barrass
Landscape DL card
Watercolour card
Sara's Signature collection doily die
Collall all purpose and 3D glue
Tea rose archival ink pad
Aquamarkers.....spice, bergonia, moss and desert


 
Stamp set 1 by Stacey Barrass
Large tag 
Watercolour card
Sara's Signature collection doily die
Collall all purpose and 3D glue
White detail embossing powder
Aquamarkers.....peach, begonia, tan, charcoal, lime, meadow, teal, navy, moss and black

These, along with the rest of the amazing samples made by the Spectrum Noir TV DT can be seen on Hochanda on the 26th April at 8pm for the start of a one day special.

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Friday, 21 April 2017

La-la Land Crafts Photo Inspiration


It is the time of the week again where I get to share what I have been doing with the gorgeous La-la Land Crafts products. This week we had a beautiful photograph to use as inspiration
for our project.


.....and this is what I created.....


I had a few mishaps making this but I'm very pleased with how it came out.

Here is my list of products used

Spring Molli rubber stamp
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Spring-Molli-Rubber-Stamp-2014.htm
Kitten me rubber stamp...
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Kitten-Me-Rubber-Stamp-3016.htm

Pointy flower border die
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Pointy-Flower-Border-Die-8288.htm
Pointy flowers die
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Pointy-Flowers-Die-8287.htm
Spring blossoms die
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Spring-Blossoms-Die-8299.htm
Spring blossoms small die
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Spring-Blossoms-Small-Die-8300.htm
Stitched pennants die
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Stitched-Pennants-Die-8296.htm
Small scallops border die
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Small-Scallops-Border-Die-8206.htm
Filigree flowers die
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Filigree-Flowers-Die-set-of-2-8204.htm

Molli coloured using Copics and spectrum noir colourblend pencils
Skin - E50, E51, E53, E23, BV20, R11 and linen
Hair - E50, E42, E43, E44, Y21 and walnut
Top - R00, RV11, BV20 and pink blush
Skirt - B000, B00, B01, B02 , denim blue and royal blue
Flowers - V20, V22, V25, G20, G43, bumble bee, fireweed and pear green

Kitten me coloured using Spectrum Noir BGR1, BGR2, BGR3, BGR4, JG1

I also used Centura Pearl and Coredinations card stock





I hope you like this and feel inspired to make some something.

I can't believe I only have one more project left before my guest spot is up!!

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Friday, 14 April 2017

La-la Land Crafts. Easter or Spring


Welcome to team Fridays inspiration post.
Our theme for this was either Easter or Spring.
I made a cute little table decoration to hold miniature chocolate eggs.

The nest has been made using a slice of branch as a base and then sisal and feathers added.
Fill with chocolate and see how long it lasts!!

I have also used the following....

Little Chick Baby Lula
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Little-Chick-Baby-
Luka-Rubber-Stamp-5342.htm...

Country Fence
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Country-Fence-Die-8295.htm
Heart tree
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Heart-Tree-Die-8010.htm

Coloured using Spectrum Noir
Skin - FS2, FS4, PP1, MB1, BGR2
Beak - OR1, BO3, GY3
Shell - EB1, EB2
Chick - LY2, GY1, GY3, CT2
Blender pen
Sparkle pen

My nieces have been over today and they took a shine to this.  Especially Eilonwy (just turned one) who took great pleasure in throwing the eggs all over the floor on numerous occasions!

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Friday, 7 April 2017

La-la Land Crafts Spring release


I hope you liked the mini frenchies yesterday.........today I'm sharing

Isn't she just adorable!

Here are the full details.

Sitting Marci
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Sitting-Marci-Rubber-Stamp-5345.htm
Birdcage with bird die
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Birdcage-with-Bird-Die-8302.htm...
Large stitched pennant die
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Stitched-Pennants-Die-8296.htm
Cat die
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Cats-Die-8303.htm
Happy stitched die
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Happy-Stitched-Die-8193.htm
Fancy bracket die
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Fancy-Bracket-Die-set-of-4-8029.htm

Ice blue foil
http://lalalandcrafts.com/Adhesive-Foil-Variety-Pack-12-sheets-AFVP.htm

Coloured using Copics and Spectrum Noir colourblend pencils
Skin = E50,E51,E53,E23,BV20,R11...Eggshell, Cream and Rose peach
Hair = E50,E53,E55,E57....Maple
Clothes = B91,B93,B95,B97,B99, C1, C3 ....Denim blue


How can you resist?!

Pop over to the blog to see the other amazing creations by the DT girls,

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Thursday, 6 April 2017

La-la Land Crafts Spring 2017 release and first GDT post!!


It's time for me to showcase my first GDT makes for the fabulous La-la Land Crafts, and how lucky am I to be part of the new Spring 2017 release.

Just look how gorgeous the new stamps and dies are!


For today I was given the Mini Frenchies rubber stamp to play with and I made a collection of three cards.





And as if you need more excuses to go shopping........

One week only! Receive a 10% discount STOREWIDE with the discount code SPRING10
*valid April 2nd through April 10th only ...
*no minimum purchase required
*not valid on previous purchases
*not valid on classes and events
•not valid on Club La-La Land Crafts subscriptions
*coupon code must be entered to receive a discount
*cannot be combined with other coupon codes
plus
Receive A LIMITED EDITION Bookmark with your purchase of over $25!
Each bookmark will include a one-time use code for $5 off on your next purchase!
*minimum purchase $25 after discount
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*one bookmark per customer

Visit the blog to see what else this amazing team have been up to.

Come back tomorrow when I share my second project!

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Saturday, 1 April 2017

Petal Lu Challenge - Yellow Flowers

Team A here with this fortnights challenge
and our theme is Yellow flowers.

Please follow the new rules, your project must have flowers, (we are after all, all about flowers!) Please also add flowers of our themed colour.   Not all of the flowers have to be our themed colours, but a few would be nice.  

Here is my project.  I used the Kuri Komi collection from Santoro.  I think they just ooze spring feelings! I've used a selection of blooms from Petal Lu including the gorgeous big yellow teddy blossoms.

Prize is a 30% Discount to spend in store 


Petal Lu Facebook
A new facebook page (to show off those designs using Petal Lu Blooms, receive discounts and other promotional goodies, exclusive to the page)

Check out the inspiration and full details on the challenge blog.

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