Friday, 31 August 2012

A Peek As Promised!!

Well all the cards are finished for tomorrow and I'm currently packing them up along with all the materials that I need for the weekend because of course tomorrow and Sunday it is The Glitter Pot's Christmas Spectacular Weekend!!!

Here (as promised) is a peek at the cards that I've made :)


And this one shows all of them together.

Over the coming few weeks I will load them up individually so that you will be able to see them in greater detail.

Hope you all have a great weekend and don't forget that if you are going to The Glitter Pot's weekend to stop by my table and say 'Hi!'

Sunday, 26 August 2012

All In A Twirl!

Goodness I cannot believe that it has been so long since I last posted anything!!  The days just seem to fly by at the moment - I also cannot believe that we are nearly into September!  Where did August and the summer go????

Currently I am busy beavering away as it is The Glitter Pot's Christmas Spectacular this coming weekend (Sat 1st and Sun 2nd September).  I'll be playing with my trusty Copics and some of the new Penny Black Christmas stamps!!  Might give you a sneaky peek later on this week if the time doesn't run away with me again!!

Talking of demos the card I've got to show you today is one that I made for my last demo at The Craft Barn using one of the new StampAvie stamps called Angeline Ballerine.

Here's a list of what I used:
Artemio - (10001037) Arabesque clear stamp set
Isabelle First Edition 6x6 paper pad
Black Memento inkpad
White pigment inkpad and Crystal EP
Memory Box dies - Savannah Border, Petal Party, Fancy Blossoms, Elegant Scrollwork
Nestabilities - Labels Seventeen
Martha Stewart PATP - Cherry Blossom
Self-adhesive pearls and ribbon
Tiara and Crystal glitter glue

Here's a side on view of the card.

Copics used:
Skin - E000, E00, E11, E13, R20
Hair - E40, E23, E35, E49
Clothes and Wings - R30, R32, R35, R37, YG0000, G43, E40, E43, W1, W3
Shading and background - W1, W3, W5, R30, R32, B000, 0

All materials are available at The Craft Barn and now is a good time to shop as P&P is free on all UK ordesr until midnight this Bank Holiday Monday ;)

To celebrate reaching over 1000 followers The Craft Barn are giving away some Blog Candy worth over £150!! Click here to go see!!!!

Hope you all enjoy the rest of the bank holiday.

Thursday, 9 August 2012

Lady In Red

Hi everyone.  Today I thought I'd share a card with you that I made for my demo last Saturday at The Craft Barn.  (A big thank you to everyone who stopped by my table - it was so lovely to see you all :)!!)

This was made using one of the latest girl stamps by StampAvie called Lili Rose.  Isn't she a sweetie? The paper is from a First Editions 6x6 paper pad called Spring Feast.

Other products used are:
Martha Stewart PATP - Bubble Bath
Nestabilities - Labels Seventeen
Memory Box dies - Savannah Border and Petal Party.

Here's more of a side view of the card.

Copics used:
Skin - E13, E11, E00, E000, R20 (cheeks), R32 (lips)
Hair - E40, E23, E35, E27, E49
Birds and bird food - E50, E53, E35, E27
Clothes and flowers - R000, R30, R32, R35, BG000, BG13, BG90, BG93
Shading and ground - W1, W3, W5

All products used are available from The Craft Barn and talking of The Craft Barn you may want to head on over to their website to pick up some bargains as their Midsummer Madness Half Price Sale starts online on Friday (10th August) and in store on Saturday!!!