Dramatic Eye Canvas

Hi everyone!!

Long time no see!!  I have been absent from my blog since well before Christmas, but I am back now :-)

Where have I been?

I have been very busy creating projects for Indigoblu, they attended CHA 2015 in Anaheim, California… very exciting indeed.. my projects were all there too, really really pleased and humbled that they were good enough to go.

Which leads me on to the blog post for today.     Indigoblu have collaborated with Limor Webber to bring a range of gorgeous mixed media stamps and stamp sets, and they are absolutely fabulous!

It is my turn back over on the Indigoblu Blog today, after the festive break and my project is using one of the new Limor Webber stamp releases, this one is called Dramatic Eye and comes in 2 sizes, I used the larger stamp in the canvas below.

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and here is my project, it is a 5 x 7″ canvas, I tried to keep it monochromatic ;-)

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There are lots of bits n pieces used here, including Indigoblu cottage acrylic paints and alter ego flourishes

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I also used the snow white metallic paint watered down in a spray bottle to create a shimmer spritz spray..

Well, that’s me for today, I will be back, with lots more things to share in the not too distant future, so as always, thank you so much for popping in

Sarah x

The Bird, The Box and The Bauble.

Hi Everyone!

Hope you are all well .. can you believe December is here already!

I have a few Christmas sparkles to share with you today, and to say that I won’t be around on my blog much between now and the new year, I have a lot of stuff happening.

My husband broke his leg in two places the other week, and will be off his work for the next 6 weeks, which means, my workload has increased… Hospital appointment with the consultant to see if they are going to operate/pin/plate the bones to stabilize tomorrow.

I was at the dentist on Monday… I’m on antibiotics for a week as I have an infection in my jaw from a broken crown (just my luck!) and I go to the dentist on Monday to have the root removed (not looking forward to it one bit!)

I will be busy between now and the end of December preparing samples for Indigoblu for their CHA releases, which unfortunately I can’t share.    However there will be a blog post from me every Tuesday over on the Indigoblu Blog and another card share on the challenge blog around the 19th December.

My Indigoblu Demonstrations have now finished for the year and I have one final workshop to do this Saturday over in Edinburgh for Stampers Grove,  there are still a few spaces left if you fancy joining me making Christmas shaker cards, money wallets, gift card holders and Christmas tags!

Phew!.. and did I mention in amongst all the December mayhem, I still have to make my own  Christmas cards for friends and family and do all of my Christmas gift shopping  eek!

Now onto my sparklies…

A christmas pillow box

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The Bird, The Box and The Bauble

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Gift Box

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Glass Bauble

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As always, thank you so much for popping round and for all your support this year.

Sarah x

Indigoblu Demonstration Day Saturday 29th November 2014

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Join me for an Indigoblu demonstration day on Saturday 29th November 2014 from 10am till 4pm in Kelso at the Craft Shop,  Strikes Mayfield Garden Centre, Glebe Lane,  Kelso, TD5 7AU

I will be demonstrating the new Christmas release stamps, Flitterglu, Megaflakes, English garden cottage paint, I also have loads of christmas decoration and gift ideas for you :-)

Look forward to meeting everyone who can make it along.

Sarah

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Sleeping George

Hi Everyone…

It is Tuesday and therefore my turn over on the Indigoblu Blog.

Today I am using the Sleeping George Dinkie along with three stamps from Sarah’s Choice Stamp Set.

Sleeping George

Supplies List :-

  • Kraft Cardstock for Card Base
  • Cream Cardstock
  • Mama Elephant Femme Frame Dies
  • Versafine Ink : Vintage Sepia, Toffee and Smokey Grey
  • Distress Ink : Scattered Straw and Frayed Burlap
  • Indigoblu Sleeping George Dinkie Stamp
  • Indigoblu Sarah’s Choice Stamp Set
  • Foam Tape
  • Scor-tape

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I also recorded a video of me making this one too :-) becoming a bit of a habit ;-) but fun!

As always, Thanks for popping round

Sarah