Archive | December 2015

The Best of 2015

Each year I select my favourite projects for a final post of the year.

Using vintage Kanban

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A picture in a box frame, made using a wall paper scrap.WP_20151015_004 This was printed from a Kate Hadfield Digikit and decoupaged for dimension.2015_10_13 I started making bunting this year and this was made to display above my stall at fairs.  The frill is from DoCrafts.2015_10_02 Thi was a DT card made using an Oddball Art dig, which doubled as a card for a 14-year-old.  The papers were printed from Serif Caraft Artist 2.2015_09_02 I used dies to cut the starrs, numbers and sentiments and cut the hexagons out of patterned paper by hand. WP_20150712_011 Mo Manning digi, coloured with Promarkers, presented in a CAS card.WP_20150524_007[1] Another one from Mo’s Digital Pencil! Made for my tractor-mad son.WP_20150510_005[1]Happy New Year

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Madonna and child

I have used a digi from A Day for Daisies along with some Kanban papers for today’s Christmas card.

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I have used Winter Marcie by La-La Land stamps and papers from Hot Off The Press for today’s card.  I coloured her with Promarkers using a limited palette of reds and browns.

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Creative Moments Challenge – Christmas

I have used a digistamp from Dr. Digis for today’s Creative Moments card.  I printed it three times and coloured the images.  I then fussy cut them and arranged them to look like a big bunch of mistletoe.  I curled the individual leaves to give the bunch some dimension, them glued it inside an aperture card.  I finished the card with a bow tied from a scrap of ribbon.

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And this is the inside view so there is still room to write.

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Boys at Christmas

Today’s card is sticking with the Christmas season but is designed for a boy.

I have used a digistamp and coloured him with Promarkers.  The strands of gems were from Tesco(!) as was the mirror card the image is mounted on.

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Thou shalt call his name Jesus

Today’s card is stamped using Clarity stamp.  The image was stamped and embossed then cut out using a circle die from Spellbinders.  It was matted onto an embossed pale gold sheet and then holly leaves were die-cut from the backing paper and used to make a wreath around the stamped image.

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