Thursday, August 5, 2021

Christmas Badger

 Hi Everyone,

For today's card I am sharing a sneak peek of an image from Lili of the Valley (LOTV) which will be release on the 10th August.

Ingredients

Image:  Christmas Badger

Medium:  Copic Markers

Sentiment:  Christmas Embossed Labels

Card Stock:  X-Press It Blending Card

Other:  Arteza White Pen, Shimmer Pen, Glossy Accents


Until next time

Melissa

xxxxx

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Little Hedgehog

Hi Everyone,

For today's card Have used an image from Star Jam Lines.

Ingredients

Image:  Little Hedgehog

Medium:  Copic Markers

Sentiment:  The Stamp Market

Die:  Scalloped Square Frame

Card Stock:  X-Press It Blending Card, Neenah Desert Storm, Black Card

Ink:  Versafine Clair

Other:  Arteza White Pen


Until next time

Melissa

xxxxx

 

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Flying with Friends

 Hi Everyone,

For today's card I have used a stamp set from Mama Elephant.

This card is a shaker card and I have created it as a 'no frame' shaker card.  This means that the shaker goes to all ends of the card.  It was fun to make.

Ingredients

Stamp Set:  Flying with Friends

Medium:  Copic Markers

Sentiment:  Scripty Hello

Card Stock:  X-Press It Blending Card

Ink:  Premium Black

Background:  Stamped & Embossed, Distress Ink

Other:  Arteza White Pen, Liquid Sparkle, Glossy Accents, Sequins


Until next time

Melissa

xxxxx

Monday, August 2, 2021

Slimline Poppies

 Hi Everyone,

For today's card I have used a stamp set from Create a Smile Stamps.


Ingredients

Stamp Set:  Pure Poppies

Medium:  Copic Markers

Sentiment:  Hello Twice

Card Stock:  X-Press It Blending Card

Ink:  Premium Ink

Die:  Slimline Nested Stitched Rectangles

Other:  Tiny Domes


I would like to enter this card into the following challenge:

Create a Smile Challenge - Sketch

Until next time

Melissa

xxxxx

Sunday, August 1, 2021

Slimline Daisy

 Hi Everyone,

For today's card I have used stamps and dies from Paper Rose.

Ingredients

Stamp Set:  #18493 Daisy Bouquet

Die:  #20874 Slimline Card Creator 2 Circles

#20868 Nesting Slimline Stitched Rectangles

Sentiment: #17472 Thanks Layered

Medium:  Copic Markers

(RV17, RV55, RV63, G94, YG63, G21, YR27, YR24, YR23)

Card Stock:  X-Press It Blending Card, White Card

Ink:  #19766 Premium Black, Fadeout Ink

Other: #19751 Tiny Domes, Glossy Accents, #18954 Clear MicroBeads


Method

  • Stamp 'Daisy Bouquet' onto X-Press It Blending Card with Fadeout Ink and colour with Copic Markers.  Fussy Cut leaving a small white border.  Apply Glossy Accents & Clear Microbeads to the centres of the flowers.  Allow to dry.
  • Base Card: Cut 'Card Creator 2 Circles' from white card.  Adhere to another piece of white card using foam tape.  Trim to size.  
  • Stamp sentiment from stamp set using Premium Black ink.
  • Cut 'Thanks from both white and black card as shown.  Layer and adhere to card.
  • Adhere coloured flowers to card.
  • Adhere Tiny Domes to card using Liquid Glue.

Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Flamingle

 Hi Everyone,

For today's card I have used a stamp set from Tracey Hey.

I decided to grab my new 'No line' ink too see how it goes.  For me, it isn't totally invisible but I really like the effect.  This also could be I double stamped it and it was darker.  

Ingredients

Stamp Set:  Flamingle

Medium:  Copic Markers

Sentiment:  Included in Stamp Set

Card Stock:  X-Press It Blending Card, American Crafts

Paper:  Tracey Hey

Ink:  HoneyBee 'No line colouring', Black

Other:  Arteza White Pen


Until next time

Melissa

xxxxx


Monday, July 26, 2021

Grown with love

 Hi Everyone,

For today's card I have used an image from Lili of the Valley (LOTV).

Ingredients

Image:  Grown with love

Medium:  Copic Markers

Card Stock:  X-Press It Blending Card, Neenah Desert Storm

Paper:  Doodlebug

Other:  Arteza White Pen


Until next time

Melissa

xxxxx