Chocolate Box Toadstool

Chocolate Box Toadstool.

Hi Everyone!

Happy Sunday to you all, hope you have had a lovely crafty weekend!

Yesterday I drove all the way up to Turriff in Aberdeenshire to a fabulous wee craft shop called Madhatters, where I did a Demonstration for Indigoblu.   It was worth the 6 hours driving and 320 odd miles round trip!

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Wendy the shop owner was brilliant and kept all the ladies going with cups of tea, then we had a lovely wee buffet lunch (I even got a wee doggy bag to take with me for my drive home)!    So a special thank you to Wendy for your hospitality and fabulous wee craft shop.

I bought a couple of these toadstools, they have the best selection of decopatch shapes, boxes & things I have ever seen and just had to bring these home with me… so guess what today’s project was ;-)

decopatch toadstool

I used the following Indigoblu Products to transform this wee cutie!

  • Indigoblu Flitterglu, Phat Foam & Scoochie.
  • Indigoblu Chocolate Box Megaflake
  • Indigoblu Snow White Metallic Cottage Acrylic Paint
  • Indigoblu “Enjoy Life” Stamp Set .. using the “With Love” Stamp
  • Stazon Ganache Ink
  • Stitched Tag Die

Here is the wee toadstool transformed into something rather special, I love this and will be making another one very soon which will travel with me to Indigoblu Demonstrations around Scotland.

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That’s me for today.. hope you enjoyed today’s project..

I will be back on Wednesday over on the Indigoblu Blog with a lovely project made with one of the brand new stamp releases

As always, thanks for popping round

Sarah xx

Bokeh Effect

Hi Everyone…

Sharing a card that I made for CHA with you today… it features the Dramatic Eye stamp from Indigoblu /Limor Webber..

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The finished card is highlighted with the bokeh effect, which seems to be rather popular at the moment, it is achieved by creating a template with circles, placing this on the card, then applying an opaque white ink over top with a sponge dauber… I do love the look.

I also used Indigoblu acrylic paints to create a brayered effect background, and added some script stamping to give it a nice wee background.

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I also used some recollections textured cardstock that I had bought to make christmas cards, (and never got used lol) which sets it quite nicely against the black card base and layers.

As always, thanks for popping round.. see you all on Wednesday as it’s my turn over on the Indigoblu Blog.

Sarah :)

 

Indigoblu Cardwell Demonstration Day

Hi everyone!

Happy 1st of February to you all…

Remember a few blog posts ago I mentioned I was heading to Cardwell Garden Centre in Gourock to do a demonstration for indigoblu… Well I thought that I would share my day there with you and also make this a regular feature here on the blog.

A huge thank you to Mairi and Faye for looking after me it was a lovely day and great to see so many like minded crafty ladies and youngsters.

First of all I would like to thank Elizabeth for driving over to see me at the demo… Elizabeth and I have been online crafty friends for well over four years but had never met!  well we finally got to meet and give each other a big hug yesterday .. You can find Elizabeth and all her gorgeous crafty goodies over here on her blog:

http://silverscrappers.blogspot.co.uk

and here we are

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It was a great day and it is a great shop and if you are ever through that way pop in and visit the craft shop and say hi to Mairi and Faye :-)

here are couple of the cards I made yesterday using the new indigoblu release stamps.

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And finally a wee photo of me making something and chatting to the ladies (photo credit to Mairi for this one).

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Well that’s me for now, I hope you enjoyed a wee insight into my demo day yesterday..

As always thank you so much for popping round and I will see you all soon with more crafty stuff :-)

Sarah x

Indigoblu Demonstration – Turriff Saturday 7th February 2015

Hi Everyone!

Just a reminder that I will be demonstrating for Indigoblu on Saturday 7th February from 10am till 4pm at Madhatters in Turriff, Aberdeenshire,contact information below

Mad Hatters
37 Main Street
Turriff
Aberdeenshire  AB53 4AB

Tel: 01888 560866
Email: madhatterscrafts@yahoo.co.uk

I joined their Facebook Page today and I have to say their shop window looks beautiful, all ready for Valentines Day!

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I will be there demonstrating Indigoblu’s new release stamps, cottage acrylic paints, I will be making a Valentine themed mannequin, Valentine Cards, Gift Box Ideas and much more, if you can make it along I would love to see you there.

Sarah x

Ink Splat Butterfly

Hi Everyone…

Guess what…

It’s nearly Friday :-D  I am so looking forward to the weekend…

On Saturday I travel through to Gourock for Indigoblu demonstrating all the lovely new release stamps.. details here

So today I thought I would share another card I made for CHA USA / Frankfurt Show / Stitches Trade Show with you all, it is featuring the Ink Splat Butterfly Stamp  and the Rugged Edge Stamp Set   This card measures 8″ x 8″

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Supplies List :-

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As always, thank you so much for popping round

Sarah :)

Indigoblu Demonstration : Gourock Saturday 31st January 2015

Indigoblu Demonstration : Gourock Saturday 31st January 2015

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I will be at Cardwell Garden Centre this Saturday 31st January 2015 from 10am until 4pm demonstrating the gorgeous new stamp range and products from Indigoblu!

Here are the details for the Garden Centre, which sits on the west coast of Scotland

Info:

Lunderston Bay
By Gourock
Inverclyde
Scotland
PA19 1BB
Telephone: 01475 521 536
Fax: 01475 521 339
Email: info@cardwellgc.co.uk
Mon-Fri 9am-5:30pm Sat & Sun 9am-6pm

Why not pop in for a wee visit and spend the day in their lovely craft shop.. hope you can make it along

Thanks

Sarah

Remember you are Loved

I hope you all had a great weekend.

It is my turn for the design team post over on the Indigoblu Blog today, so I thought I would share them over here too.    First of all I have an 8″x 8″ Card to share using the new Limor Webber Circles stamp set and the sentiment from the Becca Stamp (both available to pre-order now on the Indigoblu shop.

Limor Circles Card

Here is a peek at the stamps which are available to pre-order through the Indigoblu website.

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I also used this stamp set plus the new Becca Stamp on this 5″ x 7″ Canvas

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Hope you liked this week’s projects… I am out and about this weekend demonstrating with Indigoblu, I will share the details tomorrow evening :-)

Thanks for popping round

Sarah :)