Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Country Snowman.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
My day off today so i am out for breakfast with my friend and then we have Parents Evening later.
So here is my quick make for today which i am entering into the following challenges:
1.Penny Black @ Allsorts Challenge - October Challenge - Get ahead fro Christmas
2.Christmas At Sweet Stampin Challenge - October Challenge - Snowflakes
3.Alphabet Challenge - R for round or rectangle
4.Inky Chicks Challenge - Challenge 40 - Christmas
5.Fab N Funky Challenge - Challenge 233 - Christmas
7.MAWTT Challenge - White only Christmas
8.Allsorts Challenge - Week 281 - Embossing
9.Ribbon Girls Challenge - October colour challenge - White

Products used are:
White card
Go Create circle and scallop circle dies
Snowflake dies
Snowflakes embossing folder
White wide ric rac
Pearls
Stickles stardust
Distress tool
Woodware sentiment
Stampendous stamp - Country snowman
Polychromo pencils

A close up of the sweet snowman, coloured with polychromo and pencils and sansador.

And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by, it means a lot ;D
Lotsa Hugs 
Nic.
xxx

Monday, 20 October 2014

Trick or Treat.

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
Work for me soon and then a meeting after.
I enjoyed my day off yesterday but it went by in a flash and the only thing crafty i did was this treat bag for my laddo.
I will have to hide this now until Halloween though.lol.
I am also entering my treat bag into the following challenges;
1.Little Miss Muffet Challenge - Challenge 96 - Anything goes
2.As You Like It Challenge - Fav fibre and why - i found this a hard choice as i do love lace and fabrics but then i decided that ribbon is my fav because of the many different styles you can get.you can also ruffle it, pleat it, stitch it, make pretty bows, masculine bows, tie it around gift boxes, thread it through tags, the list is endless)
3.Crafty Boots Challenge - Falling leaves or Halloween
5.Fussy & Fancy Challenge- Challenge 25 - Orange & Black
6.Crafty Catz Challenge - Challenge 251 - Black plus one
9.We Do Dubadoo Challenge - Challenge 17 - Halloween
10.613 Avenue Create Challenge - Challenge 94 - Anything goes/optional treats

Products used are:
Kraft bag
Black card
Mix of Dovecraft & First Edition papers
Black ribbon
Orange sheer ribbon
Black button
Doodling
Distress tool
Promarkers
Stickles stardust
Bugaboo image.

A close up of the fab spooky image, i love the wording.

And a sideways view.
Thanks so much for popping by, it means a lot ;D
Lotsa Hugs
Nic.
xxx

Saturday, 18 October 2014

Fantasy Stampers GDT - Time Files

Good morning all.
I hope you are all well.
A loooonnggg day at work for me today, i am already at work now until 3pm and then back again at 6pm till 10pm but i do have tomorrow off :D
So on to why i am here, today i have the great honour of joining the fabulous ladies at the Fantasy Stampers Challenge as their GDT.
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The ladies have their GDT join them as the midway inspiration for their challenge.
So the challenge is `Time Flies`.
Great theme and one that had me having a good rummage through my stamps, i found this stamp which i have only inked once before so i thought it was time to show him some ink again.
Pop across to the challenge and get your entries in, just remember to use a rubber or cling stamp.....no digi`s allowed.
Here is my card which i am also entering into the following challenges:
1.Bunny Zoes Challenge - October Challenge - Animals
2.Pile It On Challenge - Challenge 41 - Use 2 or more dies
4.Inky Impressions Challenge - Challenge 181 - Anything goes
5.Pennys Paper Crafty Challenge - Challenge 199 - Anything goes
6.Chocolate, Coffee & Cards Challenge - Challenge 76 - For the boys
7.Sister Act Challenge - Challenge 79 - Anything goes
8.Graph It Challenge - Week 42 - Extra FX
9.Creative Fingers Challenge - Challenge 53 - Anything goes

I forgot how much fun this stamp is.
Products used are:
Black card
Docrafts papers, oval topper and sentiment
Buttons
Distress tool
Gilding wax
Sizzix Cogs die
Sizzix clock die
Twine
Stampendous stamp - Steampunk owl
Polychromo pencils
White gel pen
Sansador

A close up of the owl, i have just scribbled the background roughly and then blended it out a bit.
I should of used a fineliner around his eyes as they don`t look like they stamped overly black, ah well.

And a sideways view
Thanks so much for looking and thanks to Jan and the rest of the Fantasy Stampers ladies for asking me to join them for the month of October.
Lotsa Hugs
Nic.
xxx