Friday, 21 October 2016

I am posting tomorrow`s cards today as grandson Jacques is sleeping in guest room where the computer is kept and not sure what time he will get up Saturday morning.

I was given a serviette at our Embroiders Guild to make something with,  at the moment I have managed to make 6 cards, still four more to do, with one piece. I have stitched with sewing machine round the edge.

A card I was asked to make for a 70th birthday. The background die is a Spellbinders the circle die a Tonic.

Thursday, 20 October 2016

I was asked to make a card for  50th. I used the Spellbinders flower die with Memory Box stem die. The gate and the sun are also Spellbinders.

Wednesday, 19 October 2016

For the background I used pale blue chalk paint and a sponge brush, just pull the paint across letting it hit and miss. The snowman and snowflakes are  Penny Black stamp and die set. The letters are a Sizzix die.

My postings will be a little late as my grandson Jacques is coming to live with us for a while and the computer is in the guest bedroom (not sure what time he will be getting up).

Tuesday, 18 October 2016

The dies on this card are CED 9307 Sue Wilson Shadow Box - New Arrival. I also used a SU scallop circle punch.

Monday, 17 October 2016

The snowflake die is a Memory Box. The stamp a Penny Black.

Sunday, 16 October 2016

The background embossing folder is a Sizzix. The snowy stamp a Penny Black. The tag a Spellbinders and the hill a Memory Box.

Saturday, 15 October 2016

The background embossing folder is a Creative Expressions also the tree stamp. The branches a Tim Holtz die and the snowman a Penny Black stamp and die. The snowflakes are Spellbinder dies. The background I did with chalks and water coloured the snowman.

Friday, 14 October 2016

 Tim Holtz background stamp done with navy blue glitter embossing powder and heat set. The bauble is a Spellbinders.

Thursday, 13 October 2016

The stamps are a Phil Martin set. I did the placement with the` Misti`. Fine glitter mesh was attached over the front and secured with tape at the back.

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

The tree is a MDF shape from Creative Expressions done with distress stain and gilding polish.

Tuesday, 11 October 2016

Spellbinders mat and layers with a Penny Black stamp. The sentiment punches are SU. Perfect Pearls for the glue dots.

Monday, 10 October 2016

The background woodgrain stamp is a SU. The flowers are Sue Wilson dies and the stem a Memory Box die.

Sunday, 9 October 2016

Tonic mat and layer dies with Tim Holtz holly and poinsettia dies. The sentiment tag is a Spellbinders.

Saturday, 8 October 2016

First I water coloured the background. The stamps are Penny Black. The tree die a Memory Box. For the snow I used Perfect Pearls.

Friday, 7 October 2016

The background circle die is a Tonic. The tree a Just Rite stamp. Spellbinders oval dies amd distress ink pads.

Thursday, 6 October 2016

I used distress ink pads for the sky applying with a sponge. The tree stamp came from Ebay UK - China. Stamping on card then stamping on acetate flipping over quickly to get the shadow of the trees from the wet ink on the acetate.The sentiment tag is a Spellbinders die.

Wednesday, 5 October 2016

A Su tree embossing folder with Memory Box tree die done in silver glitter card. The deer are also Memory Box. The sentiment die is Spellbinders.

Tuesday, 4 October 2016

The flower die is from Ebay UK - China (really cheap). The foliage are Memory Box and Joanna Sheen dies. The sentiment a Spellbinders die also the mat and layers.

Monday, 3 October 2016

Just Rite bird stamps with a Sue Wilson flower die. Spellbinders mat and layers.

Sunday, 2 October 2016

A SU woodgrain stamp for background. A Memory Box bicycle die and SU tag punch.

Saturday, 1 October 2016

A Spellbinder bauble die S4-401 and various small stamps.

Friday, 30 September 2016

A metal 55p frame with lots of scraps of fabric cut in strips with pinking scissors and tied in  knots.
SU snowflake stamps heat embossed with gold glitter embossing powder. Sizzix numbers, frame and holly dies.

Thursday, 29 September 2016

The scalloped pop up box is a Spellbinders die S5-233. Spellbinder dies also for the flowers and leaves. Looking forward to making some Christmas boxes they do fold flat to go into an envelope.

Wednesday, 28 September 2016

A Sue Wilson stork die. The frame is a IO die, the clouds are Memory Box and the sentiment a Sue Wilson die.

Tuesday, 27 September 2016

First I painted a sheet of card with Brusho paints then cut Sue Wilson trees. The background embossing folder is Creative Expressions. The deer a Memory Box die.

Monday, 26 September 2016

First I used Brusho on the card then cut out the Tim Holtz Christmas trees.  The deer a Memory Box die. I cut the frame using Spellbinder dies.

Sunday, 25 September 2016

Two cards using the Spellbinders die S1-004 `Love in Flight`. The top card has Tonic mat and layers and a MS heart border punch. The bottom card has a SU stamp and Tim Holtz sentiment die cut three times to make it stand out.

Saturday, 24 September 2016

Tim Holtz tree, snowflake and house dies with a Memory Box deer die. The frame aperture cut with a Spellbinders die.

Friday, 23 September 2016

Tim Holtz snow globe dies.

Thursday, 22 September 2016

SU stamps for the background and the image. Tonic dies for the mat and layers.

Wednesday, 21 September 2016

The background stamp is a SU, the leaves are a IO die. The bow tie line die a Memory Box and the flowers from the Wild Orchid company. The sentiment punches are SU.

Tuesday, 20 September 2016

A Spellbinders die for these Christmas tags.

Monday, 19 September 2016

I love this Hero Arts  stamp. Such a shame the sparkle of the Cosmic Shimmer embossing powder is not picked up by the camera. The mat and layers of the sentiment are Tonic dies.

Sunday, 18 September 2016

The wavy line die purchased from Ebay UK - China. The flowers are same as the post below, the stems are a Memory Box die. The tag a Spellbinders die.

Saturday, 17 September 2016

The flowers and leaves are a Sue Wilson die CED1462 - Stitched Doodle Flowers. The spray is also Sue Wilson CED1464 Bold Scrolled Vine. The tag a Spellbinders die and the butterfly a MS punch.

Friday, 16 September 2016

Another set of dies from Ebay UK China. The wavy lines and the swans. The background embossing is a Creative Expressions folder also the sentiment die. 

Thursday, 15 September 2016

I was a bit reluctant to order dies from Ebay UK - China but they arrived after 3 weeks, very reasonable price and cut well, best of all no postage, no brainer. I added  Sizzix embossing folders and a Spellbinders sentiment tag

Wednesday, 14 September 2016

A Sizzix snowflake die to cut out an aperture then I stamped a scene behind

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

First I covered double sided adhesive paper with glitter. The background die cut is a Spellbinders. The Christmas tree a Sizzix die/

Monday, 12 September 2016

A Hero Arts stamp done with a SU navy ink pad. Memory Box icicle die and a Sizzix embossing sentiment. Stickles for the sparkle.

Sunday, 11 September 2016

The dies and stamps on this card came with the magazine `Simply Cards & Papercrafts` issue 154. The background wall embossing is a Sizzix folder.

Saturday, 10 September 2016

I have been asked to do a new baby card. I used the Spellbinder panel die. Tonic mat and layers. A Marianne pram die and Spellbinders sentiment die.

Friday, 9 September 2016

Some pretty papers I was given, adding Memory Box dies and a Spellbinder sentiment.

Thursday, 8 September 2016

A Creative Expressions mini mask and Colour Cloud blending inks for these two cards.

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

The hearts were cut with a Sizzix die.  I used a sewing machine to put the old lace and an old book  onto the card.

Tuesday, 6 September 2016

The stamp is a Penny Black. I used Colour Cloud blending inks for the background . The trees and sleigh are Spellbinder dies.

Monday, 5 September 2016

The frame is a Sue Wilson the stamp a Penny Black.