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The Man Tree

Hello, to day I have a CAS card for you made Using a Little Claire’s stamp set.  The tree trunk comes separately to the tiny elements allowing you to bulid up your own individual tree.  The Backing paper is from Crate and the stamped images are coloured with Promarkers.

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I’ll be entering the following challenges:

http://theartisticstampercreativeteam.blogspot.co.uk/ – makes for men

http://arandomthursdaychallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ – sketch

http://craftingforallseasons.blogspot.co.uk/ – masculine

http://ladybugcrafts.blogspot.co.uk/ – for the man in your life

http://scribblesdesignschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ – mainly men

http://elphinehouse.blogspot.co.uk/ – happy birthday

http://theplaydatecafe.blogspot.co.uk/ – Photo inspiration

Keep an eye out for more Changing Tree cards here on my blog.

Leona x x

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Little Claire’s Owls – CAS style

Happy Friday everyone!

Today I am sharing a CAS card that will be for my Sister’s birthday next month.  The  clear stamp used is from Little Claire’s and I have used Adirondak ink in butterscotch.  The backing cards are from a Micheal Powell cardstack.

ImageToday I am entering these challenges:

http://foryourinspirationchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/ – colour inspiration

http://sisteractcardchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ – anything goes

thesweetpeastampers.blogspot.co.uk – birds of a feather

http://natalieandamy.blogspot.co.uk/ – thins with wings

http://kreativeinkauf-challenge.blogspot.de/ – anything that flies

http://crafterscafeblogchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ –  mother or special lady

Thanks for reading today.  Please leave me a comment as I love reading them 🙂

Leona x x

Mothering Sunday with Little Claire’s changing tree

Here is a super sweet card made with ittle Claire’s Changing tree.

I stamped the card and the sentiment that filled the space was this one, a small Hunkydory sentiment for Mother’s day.  Of couse, that was over  month ago in the UK but it comes every year!

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Here are the challenges I’ll be entering with this card:

http://www.theshabbytearoom.blogspot.co.uk/ – colour inspiration

http://corrosivechallengesbyjanet.blogspot.co.uk/ – Sentiment on the front

http://scrap-creations1.blogspot.co.uk/ – Mothers’ Day

http://thesquirrelandthefox.blogspot.co.uk/ – Mothers’ day

http://papertakeweekly.blogspot.co.uk/ – Ths sound of music

http://tuesdaytaggers.blogspot.co.uk/2013/05/new-challenge-feminine-and-fancy.html – Feminine and fancy

Thanks for looking!

Leona xx

Monochrome Daddy’s birthday Card

I followed several challenges making this card.  Firstly it is a one layer card – I have stamped diectly onto the cardbase using Papermania brown pigment ink.  I used a variety of stamps rfom my stash, the bunting stamp was free in a magazine and the letters are again Papermania.  I decided to stamp over the gold border line and then ink around the dges  omake a frame.  It was a bit of an experiment but I was very happy with the end result, let’s hope my hubby will be too!

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The challenges I am entering are:

http://thepaperplayers.blogspot.co.uk/ – one layer card

http://hobbycutzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/ – monochrome

http://addicted-to-stamps-challenge.blogspot.co.uk/ – birthday card

http://365cards.blogspot.co.uk/ – stamp along the edges

http://www.hidinginmycraftroom.com/ – banners

http://craftycatzweeklychallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ – one for the boys

http://totallypapercrafts.blogspot.co.uk/ – monochromatic

Thank you so much for taking a look at my card – please stop back again soon.

Leona xx

Creative Moments DT card

This week’s theme is embossing, dry or heat.  I have made one card using a digistamp from Doodle Garden; it was coloured with Promarkers and then I used a Versamarker pen to heat emboss the snowflake.   I made it into a thank you card using a sentiment from Hunkydory.

The second card is made using a Little Claire’s stamp, ‘the owl tree’.  I used Versa Colour brown to stamp the image onto pearlescent card, then Papermania Champagne  gold embossing powder, which when combined give the lovely golden bronze colour.

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Red Christmas Card

This card is made using a little Claire’s stamp.  The backing paper and heart-shaped mat are Kanban and the embellishment is die cut from glitter card.

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I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

http://kaboodledoodles.blogspot.co.uk – Use the colour red

http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.co.uk – Use some red

http://craftsandmechallenges.blogspot.co.uk- no blues allowed

http://challenges4everybody.blogspot.co.uk – anything goes

http://anythingchallenge.blogspot.co.uk – Traditional Christmas colours