Oh Happy Day

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Hi there

Tonight’s card was created after looking at a couple of different challenges and finding a scrap of card with Distress summer colours.

I then stamped the pineapples (a little set from Aldi) and ice blocks (from Hero Arts Lia Griffith Mini Clear Set) and coloured them with copics. They were finished with Glossy Accents.

Challenges:  Freshly Made Sketches – 299, Less is More -#340 Tropical Fruits, CASology cue card  – Juicy and Simon Says Stamps – Monday – Food &/or Drink.

  

Have a great week

Helen

 

Have a Great Day

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This cute card features stamps from  a favourite set from hot diggity dog. The images were copic coloured and the background was Distress Inks.

After the circles were placed back into the card front.

Challenges: Paper Players Tic-Tac-Toe #355, Always Playing with Paper – The Challenge #93, Addicted to Stamps and More – Make Your Mark and Less is More  #339 PierceYour Project.

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Thanks

Helen

 

Just for you – Magnolia

P1060494 (2)Hello again

This card uses an old wood block stamp that I have always loved. The image is copic coloured and fussy cut before layering on a piece of corrugated card. The sentiment is from Altnew Penned Rose set.

Challenges: Just for Girls  Wild Card Week #404 – Use Something Old and /or Something New, CAS Colour & Sketches #233 and  Simon Says Stamps – Wednesday – Anything Goes.

  

Thanks for calling in

Helen

Congratulations – Balloons

P1060491 (2)This card uses the fun Celebration Balloons from Mama Elephant.

I have used copic markers and then Wink of Stella and Glossy Accents to complete the panel and then attached it to a SSS Stitched Whirl Background.

Challenges: Color Throwdown ctd:453, CASology – Ballooon, CAS(E) this sketch #232 and Less is More #339 – Pierce Your Project and Addicted to Stamps and More – Make Your Mark.

      

Cheers

Helen

Have a lovely Birthday

P1060191Hello Everyone

This card uses Altnew’s Peoney Bouquet and is one of the few times I’ve used the layer stamps. After stamping I cut around the arrangement and popped it up off the card front for effect.

Challenges: Altnew July Inspiration, Simon Says Stamps – Wednesday – Anything Goes,  Addicted to Stamps and More – Make your Mark and Just for Girls Wild Card Week #404   Something Old and/or Something New.

   

Cheers

Helen

Hello Butterflies

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My card is made from a piece of distress inked butterflies using an Echo Park stencil I had done ages ago.  I have been trying to decide how to use when I bought my new Hello die from Paper  Roses and here is the result.

Challenges: Freshly Made Sketches 298, Just for Girls Wild Card Week #404 – Something old and /or something new and Simon Says Stamps Wednesday  – Anything Goes.

  

Thanks

Helen

Happy Birthday

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Hello there

I’m here tonight to share three cards.

My first is this  birthday card that fits with the My Favourite Things Sketch 342.  The main section uses double colour stencilling using MFT Funky Florals Stencil and Abandoned Coral Distress Ink.  (Sadly it looks more orange in the photo but IRL it is a pretty coral shade.) The raised birthday greeting uses MFT Happy Greetings die. I added Wink of Stella to the raided letters and flower centres.

The top section was sponged in grey and then over stamped in the same colour using MFT Woodgrain Background Stamp.  I then stamped the woodgrain again and clear embossed it to give some shine and interest.

Challenges are: MFTWC342, MFT Color Challenge 73, Wednesday’s Creative Inspirations – Anything Goes and Addicted to Stamps and More – Anything Goes.

Sketch Challenge 342 #mftstampsCREATIVE INSPIRATIONS  

Thanks for dropping in

Helen