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Monday, 20 November 2017

Twelve Tags of Christmas with Loll and Friends - Christmas Pines

Hello there,
Today's post is a new tag for Loll and Friends Twelve Tags of Christmas.
I stamped the Pine Needles twice with Mossy Meadow and Old Olive, then I White embossed over the top of these two colours.  I sponged over the Pine Needles with Pear Pizzazz to add a bit more colour.  I also sponged around the edges of the tag.  I stamped the Sentiment with Early Espresso, die cut the Pine Cones, Pine Needles and the Gold Bow and added the Mossy Meadow Twine.
My Mixed Media for this tag include Sponging, Die Cuts, Fussy Cutting, Stamping and Heat Embossing.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Christmas Pines, At Home With You
Card: Very Vanilla, Pear Pizzazz, Gold Foil, Pear Pizzazz, Early Espresso
Ink: Mossy Meadow, Versamark, Old Olive, Crumb Cake, Early Espresso
Finishing Touches: Mossy Meadow Twine
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Papertrey Ink #1 Tag Sale,  Sizzix Pretty Pines Thinlit  Dies, Embossing Buddy, White E/Powder, Heat Tool, Sponges, Misti,  Dble Sided Tape, Foam Tape, Tombow Multi Purpose Glue
Thanks for your visit today and special thanks for your comments.
Hugs,




Tuesday, 14 November 2017

50th Wedding Anniversary

Hi Friends,
I made this card for a friend to give for a couple's 50th Wedding Anniversary.
Card Ingredients:
Stamps: S/U's Making Spirits Bright, Number of Years
Card: Gold and Cream Shimmer Card, Gold Foil, Champagne Glitter, Vellum
Ink: Versamark, Tsukineko Delicata Golden Glitz
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Sizzix Lacy Brocade E/Folder, Sizzix Large Numbers Framelit Dies, Embossing Buddy, Gold E/Powder, Heat Tool, Tombow Multi Purpose Glue, Dble Sided Tape, Foam Tape, Mini Glue Dots, Mini Dimensionals
Thanks for your visit, and a special thanks for your comments.
Hugs,

Monday, 13 November 2017

Merry Monday # 265 Outdoor Winter Activity - Build a Snowman

Happy Monday Everyone,
This week we are challenging you to Create a Christmas card with an Outdoor Winter Activity on it.  I chose this sweet Hedgehog image and coloured it with my Aqua Painter and Markers.  Hope you will join us as there is only 7 weeks to Christmas Day.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Holiday Hedgehogs, Simon Says Stamps - Holiday Hellos SSS101365
Card: Thick and Thin Whisper White, Real Red
Ink: Stazon Black
Markers: Smokey Slate, Real Red, Daffodil Delight, Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Chocolate Chip. Pear Pizzazz, Soft Sky, Pumpkin Pie
Finishing Touches: ear of Cheer Washi Tape
Cool Tools: Misti, Stamp-a-ma-jig, Aqua Painter, Dble Sided Tape, Foam Tape

Thanks for the visit and a special thanks for your comments..
Happy Crafting
Hugs,

Friday, 10 November 2017

Christmas Tag - Gathering the Tree

Hi Friends,
I have been admiring all the tags being made for Loll and Friends Twelve Tags of Christmas and I wanted to join in the fun. I can't believe how many products I used to make my tag which are listed below for such a small area.
I used Stamping, Emboss Resist, Die Cuts, Punches, Fussy Cutting, Water Colouring and Sponging.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Greeting Card Kids, At Home With You, Christmas Pines, Tim Holtz Alterations 659376 Holiday Joy
Card: Thick and Thin Whisper White, Pear Pizzazz
Ink: Stazon Black, Tim Holtz Distress Ink Tumbled Glass
Markers: Pretty In Pink, Pink Pirouette, Melon Mambo, Pear Pizzazz, Old Olive, Real Red,  Daffodil Delight
Finishing Touches: Clear Wink of Stella Pen, 3/8" Stripped Organdy Ribbon, White Bakers Twine, 
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Sizzix Northern Frost Decorative Strip Die, Mama Elephant Landscape Trio, Tim Holtz Holiday Joy Framelit Dies, Scalloped Tag Topper Punch, Embossing Buddy, White E/Powder, Heat Tool, Sponge, Aqua Painter, Dble Sided Tape, Tombow Multi Purpose Glue, Dimensionals
Thanks for stopping by today, I would love to hear from you.
Hugs,


Monday, 6 November 2017

Merry Monday # 264 - Christmas Poinsettia's

Happy Monday Everyone,
This week at Merry Monday we are challenging you to Use Kraft and Red on your Christmas cards.

Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Star of Light
Card: Real Red, Crumb Cake, Very Vanilla. Gold Foil
Ink: Stazon Black
Finishing Touches: Gold Foil
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Sizzix Petals-A-Plenty E/Folder, Memory Box - Poinsettia Blooms Dies, Memory Box - Poinsettia Ribbon Die, Misti, Dble Sided Tape, Mini Dimensionals, Tombow Multi Purpose Glue

Thanks for stopping by today.
Happy Crafting
Hugs,

Monday, 30 October 2017

Merry Monday # 263 - Silver Bells

Happy Monday Everyone,

This week we are challenging you to Use the Photo for Inspiration on your Christmas cards and Lori is the hostess.  I used the plaid, poinsettia and silver bell as my inspiration.  Hope you will join us and play along this week.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Bells and Boughs, Seasonal Bells, Mama Elephant - Merry Greetings
Card: Whisper White, Mossy Meadow, Silver Foil, Merry Moments DSP
Ink: Versamark,  Real Red, Old Olive
Finishing Touches: Silver Sequins
Cool Tools: Bell Punch, Blender Pen, Big Shot, Sizzix Pretty Pines Thinlit Dies, Embossing Buddy, Silver E/Powder, Heat Tool, Sizzix Dotted Scallop Ribbon Border Punch, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals, Fine Tip Glue Pen, Tombow Multi Purpose Glue

Thanks for stopping by today.
Happy Crafting
Hugs,

Monday, 23 October 2017

Merry Monday # 262 - A Gift For You

Happy Monday Everyone,
It's time for a new Merry Monday Challenge, this week we are challenging you to Add a Gift to your Christmas cards.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Add A Little Glitz
Card: Basic Black, Whisper White, Copper Metallic
Ink: Momento Black, Pental Hybrid Gel Pen - Copper
Marker: Basic Black
Finishing Touches: Wink of Stella Clear Pen
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Sizzix Elegant Dots E/Folder, Sizzix Stitched Shapes Framelit Dies Square and Oval, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals

Thanks for stopping by today.
Happy Crafting
Hugs,

Saturday, 21 October 2017

Curtis is 7 October 2017

Hello Friends,
This is the card we gave our Grand Son for his 7th Birthday.  I printed the Ninjago from the Internet, it was a colouring page which I down sized, coloured and cut out.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Boys Will Be Boys, Simon Says Stamps - Christmas SSS101353, Karen Foster Mini Casual Snap Stamps  #00373
Card: Thick and Thin Whisper White, Basic Grey, Basic Black
Ink: Stazon Black
Markers: Real Red, Daffodil Delight, Pacific Point, Emerald Envy, Smokey Slate, So Saffron, Basic Grey
Finishing Touches:
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Provo Craft Seeing Spots E/Folder, Aqua Painter, Sizzix Happy Birthday Dies, Mama Elephant - Inline Letters Dies, Scissors, Computer and Printer,  Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals

Thanks for popping in today.
Hugs,

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Merry Monday # 261 - Christmas Ornament

Happy Monday Everyone,
Welcome back to the Merry Monday Challenges, this week we are challenging you to Add an Ornament to your Christmas cards.  Hope you will join us and play along this week. 
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Christmas Bauble, Simon Says Stamps - Christmas SSS101353
Card: Whisper White, Real Red, Old Olive
Ink: Stazon Black, Real Red, Old Olive, Always Artichoke, Smokey Slate
Finishing Touches: 1/8" Silver Ribbon, Pearls
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Sizzix Christmas Ornaments E/Folder, Christmas Greetings Thinlit Dies, Aqua Painter, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals, Mini Glue Dot

Thanks for stopping by today.
Happy Crafting
Hugs,

Monday, 9 October 2017

Merry Monday #260 - Noel

Happy Monday Everyone,
Welcome back to the Merry Monday Challenges, this week we are challenging you to Use a Sketch from Debbie on your Christmas cards.  Hope you will join us and check out the Design Team cards for some inspiration.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Wonderland, Simon Says Stamp - Small Folded Banners Holiday - SSS101201
Card: Basic Black, Whisper White, Silver Foil, Adventure Bound DSP
Ink: Stazon Black, Versamark
Finishing Touches: Clear Sequins
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Penny Black Leap  of Joy 51-062, Embossing Buddy, White E/Powder, Heat Tool, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals

Thanks for stopping by today.
Happy Crafting
Hugs,