Monday, 1 September 2014

Designs by Ryn

Snowflakes Stamp from Designs by Ryn
Stamped the Snowflake stamp background with a blue embossing powder and matted and layered a panel. Placed an embossed plain blue panel across and then the panel. Made a die cut poinsettia and added a sentiment tag and a few embellishments.
here's the link for the Snowflakes stamp on Ryns site:-

Friday, 29 August 2014

Chocolate Baroque

Chocolate Baroque Thistle Butterfly
Hope this conforms to the colours in the new Chocolate Baroque Challenge!
I have used one of the stamps from the Thistle Butterfly Set and stamped 3  times on some blue Centura Pearl card. Coloured with Promarkers and then stamped Butterfly and coloured with the Challenge colours.
Added some Stickles "White Diamond ".

  Have put the link here if you want to pop and have a look at all the stamps and more.....
I am entering this card into the 2nd Chocolate Baroque Challenge.


Thursday, 28 August 2014

Lavinia Stamps

Lavinia Stamps for the "Add Glitter" Challenge
Distress Inks for the background. Stamped Butterfly and Leaf Trail and heat embossed. Coloured and added glitter to flowers and butterfly.
Stamps used - Butterfly and Leaf Trail

Robin Stencil

Robin Stencil - from Sweet Poppy Stencils...

I stencilled the Robin onto acetate. and added glitter once the paste had dried. Die cut Creative Expression Poinsettia and Holly Spray to frame the oval aperture. Some Stickles Gliiter and Perfect Pearls for the Berries..
here's the link for the Stencil:-

Wednesday, 27 August 2014

Sweet Poppy Stencil Card

Damask Baubles Stencil from Sweet Poppy Stencils
A quick card today using transparent paste and Glitter from Sweet Poppy Stencils.
 Added a few Gold Pearls and matt and layering to finish.

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Sweet Poppy Stencil - Christmas Wishes Card

Christmas Wishes
Black Glossy Paste  for the Christmas Wishes Stencil and Gold glitter paste for the holly which is part of the Chriatmas Banner stencil - simple! Round card base.

here are the links to the 2 Stencils

Sunday, 24 August 2014

Chocolate Baroque Briar-Rose-Butterfly Stamp

This is a lovely stamp set from Chocolate Baroque. I had my sewing machine out so had a play to make a border!!
 For the background I used chalk based paints and on the final layer masked off with a stencil. Stamped with Memento Ink and coloured with Promarkers. Highlighted with a white pen and added a sentiment to finish
here's the link to the stamp:-

Saturday, 23 August 2014

Poppy Time Stamp and Stencil

Stamp and Stencil today

This Penny Black Stamp is beautiful.....Created background using an inked background washed over with Gesso to make it more subtle. Pasted through Stencil with a dimension paste. Leave to dry. Then I stamped stamp one image and heat embossed with gold embossing powder  cut out painted with Brusho Scarlet - it's so vibrant...Matt and layering and a sentiment to finish..
stamp and stencil available from Oyster Stamps

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Tag with a Stencil by Designs by Ryn

A quick tag today...using the Maidenhair Fern Stencil by Designs by Ryn

Put a dimension paste through the Maidenhair Fern stencil and left to dry. Used Distressed Paints to colour the tag. Heat gun to dry. Stamped part of a Woodware stamped down a side. I used Treasure Gold Jewels Gilding Wax to highlight the Fern and really buffed it to shine. A few ribbons and a parchment butterfly  to finish...

here's the link for the fern.!/~/product/category=10146045&id=39103872


Monday, 18 August 2014

One of the New Stencils from Designs by Ryn

Maidenhair Fern and Humming Bird Stamps
I used Distress inks for the Fern background and then stamped and cut the Hummingbird out. Added a cluster of flowers and then from my stash stamped the small dragonfly.
Here's the link to take you to the Fern Stencil......

Sunday, 17 August 2014

New Stencils from Sweet Poppy Stencils

Merry Christmas Banner
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one of the new Stencils from Sweet Poppy Stencils...The new glitters from the range are really fine and there are some great colours.
Added a trio of Poinsettias and used Glitter on the leaves and on the Merry Christmas
here's the link for the Stencil - why not pop over to have a look at all the new Stencils?

Friday, 15 August 2014

Chocolate Baroque Christmas Stamps

The turtle Dove Christmas Set is one of my Favourites
 ( 'til the next favourite comes along!!)

Free download paper for the back-ground and stamped the berry spray, doves and tree. Double stamped the bird  to cut out and colour - to lift the design. Stamped with Memento and coloured with Promarker Pens.
here's the link for the stamp set:
I am entering this card into the current Chocolate Baroque Challenge - hope the colour range conforms!!