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Saturday, April 30, 2016

Happy Day to you

Hi All for this inspiration post I have a very simple card using a beautiful image called Happy Day for Sasayaki Glitter Digital Stamps





Here is my card using this beautiful image

On my card I have used summer picnic Designner Paper from Stampin Up I added the ribbon, also from Stampin up, but I colored it, to match the card, I added a charm from my stash and the white flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts. 




Thanks for stopping by, you can also see more inspiration on our Pinterest Page


and check out some fun and inspiration at our Facebook group, 

Monday, April 25, 2016

Surfing Owl

Hi Everyone, New release day, and I have a super cute image for you.
This is Surfing Owl, and he will be available sometime today in Sandra's Etsy shop. I have made a summer scene. I used distress inks for the background sponging on the the water and sand and sun. I stamped the palm tree from Stampin Up stamp set Plant Hope. I cut out some waves from my silhouette and sponged them with distress ink Salty Ocean. I mounted the image on top of the waves he was colored with copics, fussy cut out and added glossy accents to his glasses. the sentiment is from an artful inkables set called Paradise Island.
Thanks for looking
Cindy

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Elly the Elephant in the Sky

Hi All for this inspiration post I have a very simple card using a beautiful image called Elly in the Sky



Here is my card using this beautiful image







Thanks for stopping by, you can also see more inspiration on our Pinterest Page


and check out some fun and inspiration at our Facebook group, 

Glitter and Bling Challenge

Our challenge this week at Come and Get It is Glitter and Bling. I am using an image from Bugaboo Stamps called Kidz 2 Sitter, isn't she just such a cutie. For this I have used copics to color her, The background papers are from Stampin Up called Sunshine and Sprinkles. The glitter I have added is on the lollipop and the bling in the corner. Then finished it off with a sentiment from  Crazy About You stamp set also from Stampin up.
Thanks for looking Cindy 

Saturday, April 23, 2016

Fashion Doll: Sailor

Hi Everyone, I would like to say woohoo, This is my first post as a DT member of Paper Nest Dolls. I am in love with these sweet images, and happy to join the team on the adventure. For my first post I am using Fashion Doll Sailor, I have colored her with copics and have fussy cut her out. I have used a cut file from the Silhouette store for the Lighthouse, which I made it 1.5 times bigger than it originally was. After cutting out the pieces and before assembling it I added the stripes using ink, and sponge dauber. I have attached to doll to the edge of the lighthouse. Thanks for looking.
Cindy 

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Use a Die Cut



Hi Everyone, Oops, forgot to post this yesterday, it was the new challenge over at Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge, and this will be my last card for this challenge for a while. 

The challenge is to use a die cut on your card, we have a couple of sponsors, one being Dr, Digi, which I am using Naughty or Nice image from his store for my card. 

I have colored him with copics, then die cut him out using spellbinders squares and then framed him using the scalloped square by Spellbinders I have used a piece of designer paper from Jolly Holiday paper pack from Stampin up, added some color dots, and then stamped the greeting from Santa's List also from Stampin Up. Which finished my card. 
Thanks for looking 
Cindy 

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Sweet Little Cupcake

Is this not the cutest little image you ever seen, she is a new release from My Besties shop, and I got to play with her You can find her here in the My Besties Estsy Shop I have colored her with copics, and used paper from Stampin Up, to make the cupcakes with the punch as well as the bow. the sentiment is from Stampin Up as well called Crazy for Cupcakes.
Thanks for looking
I will enter it into the following challenges

Crafty Sentiment Designs Anything Goes
Crafting from the Heart Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion Anything Goes
Dream Valley Challenges  Anything Goes
Lost Coast Designs - Anything Goes
My Besties Challenge Anything Goes with circles
My Besties Aussie Challenge Anything Goes
Use Your Stuff  Punches
Dare 2B Artzy Challenges Polkadots

Monday, April 18, 2016

Gift Wrap Class


Good Morning, today I have a Christmas card for you, It is a new release by Sandra Caldwell which you will be able to find in her etsy shop. It is called Gift Wrap Class #420, I have colored it with copics and have added glitter to the bottom part for snow. I have used paper from Stampin Up called Letters to Santa, the Ribbon is from my stash and the sentiment is from the Four the Holidays also by Stampin Up. Thanks for Looking
Cindy 

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Flying Fairy

Hi All for this inspiration post I have a very simple card using a beautiful image called Flying Fairy





Here is my card using this beautiful image

on My card the paper is from Stampin up called Lulaby, the flowers are from Wild Orchid, the butterflies were cut from a Joy Craft Die, and the pearls from my stash. 




Thanks for stopping by, you can also see more inspiration on our Pinterest Page


and check out some fun and inspiration at our Facebook group, 

Saturday, April 16, 2016

60's Rock and Roll Girl

Hi Everyone, this is my final post as a member of the Little Patch of Crafty Friends blog.
I'd like to say thank you to Denise for the opportunity to be a part of the team. For our challenge this time around we have two sponsors Bugaboo Stamps and Lemon Shortbread, I am using 60's Rock and Roll girl from Lemon Shorbread. I have colored her with copics. I have used Flowerpot Paper and seam binding ribbon from Stampin Up, and some flowers from my stash. Thanks for stopping by and hope to see you again soon.
Cindy 

Monday, April 11, 2016

Fluffy Sailor

Here's a card I finished today, had the image colored for a bit, but wasn't sure what I wanted to do with it, Just love this image. Anyway I have used copics to color this gal, and I have used papers from the Maritime set from Stampin up. I have added some ribbon from my stash a charm of a compass and some buttons of starfish and a shell to finish off the card.
Thanks for looking
Cindy
I will enter it into the following challenges:

My Besties UK blog, Anything Goes A
My Besties: Color Create, and Show it Off: Anything Goes
My Besties International Blog: Anything goes with option of Circles, well I did use a compass
My Besties Dutch Blog, Anything goes with a Fluffy

Wine anyone

Hi Everyone, New release day at Sandra Caldwell's Etsy Shop. Today I have a card using the Image called #411 Wine Me Up.
This is the card I have made using the image. I have kept it with black and white and a splash of color that being the wine. The image was colored iwht copics, All the paper is from Stampin up set called Back to Black. I have used a doily behind the image and made a bow with the paper using he bow builder punch. The senitment is from the stamp set called Happy Hour. 
Thanks for looking 
Cindy 

Sunday, April 10, 2016

Elly the Elephant Juggling

Hi All for this inspiration post I have a very simple card using a beautiful image called Elly The Elephant Juggling




Here is my card using this cute image

For this card I have used Celebration Designer paper, Pennant Parade Stamp Set, and matching punch from Stmapin up, and the Stars are brads from my stash




Thanks for stopping by, you can also see more inspiration on our Pinterest Page


and check out some fun and inspiration at our Facebook group, 

Bright Colors

Here's a card I made with an image Girl with Lollipop  by Julia Spiri
The challenge this week is to use bright colors, so I have colored this little sweetie in bright colors along with using bright colored paper and trims. The sweets I have made using the stamp set Sweets for the Sweet by Stampin up. The sucker was done with stamping the sucker top image, on white punching out, then stamping the holder out of acetate, and fussy cutting it out, then adding a part of a stick from a qtip to make the lollipop and then added some ribbon which I colored crushed curry ink.
the other sweets were just stamped and punched and put on dimensionals, then I added the greeting from the same stamp set onto the main panel.
Thanks for looking, Have a bright and cheery week.
Cindy 

Monday, April 4, 2016

Hiairdresser Hippo

Hi Everyone it is new release day for Sandra Caldwell over in her etsy shop, and this is one of the great fun images that you will find there. Hairdresser Hippo. I have colored her with copics, and used paper from a couple of paper packs from Stampin up, Eastern Elegance, is the main one, and Razzleberry Lemonade is the other. Then added some embellishments of flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts, and the pompom trim was from Stmapin up. The sentiment was computer generated, and added some color dots to finish it off.
Thanks for looking
Cindy 

Dancing Old Lady

Hi Everyone back again with another new release in the shop today called Dancing Old Lady.
This time I have done a journal page, I have used Distress inks in the background sponging it on, in Mustard Seed, Picked Raspberry and Seedless Preserves. I then added some stamping with In the Groove stamp set from Inkadinkado with the dancing figures, and the flourishes. The stars were sponged through a stencil from Stampin up. I have colored Dancing Old lady with copics, fussy cut her out and added her onto the page, and added also some washi tape, The quote was computer generated in Dancing Script and then cut out and sponged and glued on.
thanks for looking
Cindy 

Sunday, April 3, 2016

Smile

Hi All for this inspiration post I have a very simple card using a beautiful image called Smile


Here is my card using this sweet image

A clean and simple card for this one, as the designer paper was perfect for the great image. 
It is from Stampin up called Watercolor Wonder. I added gems from my stash.   The ribbon is the ruffled ribbon and the sentiment is a die from Stampin Up as well. 


Thanks for stopping by, you can also see more inspiration on our Pinterest Page



and check out some fun and inspiration at our Facebook group,