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Christmas Card and Tags

Hi Everyone,

It has been a while since my last post, but thought I would share some Christmas Tags and a card which were made for the Colourcraft DT blog

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I used a gelli plate to create my backgrounds for the tags and card..

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You can see the step by step photos for the tags here and the card here

See you again tomorrow as I have some fun new products to share..

Sarah πŸ™‚

 

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year

Hi Everyone,

Welcome to Blogmas Day 15..

A wee card to share with you today, my christmas card theme this year is snowflakes so apologies in advance if they all look samey.

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The wooden snowflake in the centre of the card was inked up with Brilliance Galaxy Gold Ink and the snowflakes were bought from Stampers Grove

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I love the sentiment stamp in the centre of the card, it is from Clearly Besotted Stamps and the Most Wonderful Set.

Supplies List :-

  • Card Base is Daler & Rowney Watercolour cardstock
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink to stamp the sentiment in the middle of the card
  • Brilliance Pigment Ink in Galaxy Gold inked the snowflake and around the edge of the gold card.
  • Versamagic Chalk Ink in Pixie Dust(I inked around the pink deer patterned paper)
  • Clearly Besotted Stamp Set – Most Wonderful
  • Gold Mirror Card
  • Mama Elephant Stitched Circle Die
  • First Edition Christmas Promise Patterned Paper
  • Wooden Snowflake from Stampers Grove
  • Stampin Up Dimensional Adhesive
  • Scor-tape

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As always, thank you so much for popping round and I will see you all tomorrow

Sarah x

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A Merry Christmas

Hi everyone..

Welcome to Blogmas Day 8…

I can’t believe how fast the days are flying in… the good thing is, I have 3 Christmas cards made already πŸ˜‰

I have another card to share with you all, simple yet I love it.

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Supplies list :-

  • Daler and Rowney Watercolour card for the base
  • Scrapiniec Chipboard Shapes
  • Paperartsy Hyde Park Semi Opaque Paint
  • Deco Art Media Tinting Base (added to the Hyde Park to make it opaque)
  • Papermania 2mm clear Rhinestones
  • Clearly Besotted Merry Christmas Stamp
  • Scotch Double Sided Foam Tape
  • Versafine Onyx Black Ink

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I love the simplicity of this card, not too many things going on… just paint a chipboard shape and add to your card πŸ™‚

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Thanks for supporting my blog I really do appreciate you all who take the time and stop by πŸ™‚

I’m out tomorrow for my works Christmas Lunch, but should be back in time to make something for the blog … I have a workshop on at Stampers Grove this Saturday and have another tray to alter… so that will probably be my blog post..

See you all tomorrow

Sarah

 

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Shine

Hi everyone,

A warm welcome to Blogmas day 7

I mentioned last night that today’s post was going to be a card.. here it is πŸ™‚

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It is a 4 x 4 card and similar to the one i made the other day, but with this one I tried out my new sizzix 3D embossing folder that I bought at the weekend at Stampers Grove..

It also uses the new Tim Holtz /Sizzix Thinlets snowflake dies that I used the other day too… here is a wee picture of the ones I bought, I am hoping to use the branches dies very soon too..

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Supplies List

  • White Cardstock 8″ x 4″ and scored at 4″ so when folded makes a 4″ x 4″ card base
  • White Cardstock for the top embossed layer
  • Sizzix 3D Embossing Folder
  • Tim Holtz Alterations Snowflake Die Set
  • White Glitter Paper
  • Aleene’s Tacky glue
  • Scotch Double Sided Foam Tape
  • Tim Holtz Chit Chat
  • Black Soot Distress Ink
  • Small star punch and silver glittered cardstock

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I love all the texture in this wee card Β and it is very white.. almost too white like snow πŸ™‚

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Oki Doki.. that’s me for another night, back tomorrow with Day 8

As always, thank you for popping round

sarah

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Merry Little Christmas Card

Hi everyone!

A warm welcome to Blogmas day 5.

It is absolutely freezing outside and I had to stick an extra heater on in my shed tonight to warm the place up πŸ˜€ however the cold spell is due to go away mid week as the jet stream sits above the UK bringing warm air up from the nether regions πŸ˜‰

I have a wee christmas card to share today, I am using my favourite patterned paper and also a new Snowflake Die Set.

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supplies list:-

  • First Edition Christmas Promise 6×6 Patterned paper stack
  • Clearly Besotted Merry Christmas stamp
  • Tim Holtz Snowflake Die Set
  • Versafine Onyx Black Ink
  • Stampin Up Dimensional Adhesive

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I’m thinking i might just make this my Christmas card for the neighbours this year, I will see how many I can make this weekend πŸ˜‰

As always, thanks for popping round and I will see you all tomorrow

Sarah

 

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I’m done with Halloween

Hi everyone!

I’m done with making Halloween cards.

I need to get a shimmy on and start making Christmas ones now πŸ˜€

In keeping with this week’s theme I have Β another shaped card for you, i’m planning on making a stepped card tomorrow but I need to clear the decks and get some room to work! that’s the thing with making something different all the time, you end up with craft mountain lol

Here’s tonight’s wee card for you

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supplies list:-

  • Card Base is cut using a Spellbinders Labels Die in 3 different sizes
  • Impression Obsession Coconut White Cardstock
  • Hobbycraft White Glitter Paper
  • First Edition Christmas Promise 6×6 stack (this is a gorgeous stack with rose gold foiling)
  • Scrapiniec chipboard Merry Christmas Wreath
  • Silver Sequins
  • Deco Art Media Metallic Silver Paint
  • Glossy Accents for the sequins
  • Cosmic Shimmer Specialist Acrylic Glue

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as always, thanks for popping round and I’ll see you tomorrow night with another card

Take Care

Sarah x

 

 

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Christmas Notebook & Cards

Hi Everyone,

It is a very chilly Sunday here today with snow forecast later on this evening brrr…

I sat in bed last night and wrote out my Christmas card list and discovered that I needed to make more.. so I headed up to my wee shed, stuck the camera on and did a live broadcast on Ustreamtv..

First up I made 15 quick and easy Christmas cards…

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supplies list :-

  • White Cardstock 9″ x 2 3/4″ when folded makes a card 4 1/2″ x 2 3/4″
  • Tim Holtz Crazy Talk Stamp Set from www.stampersgrove.co.uk
  • Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
  • Silver Mirror Board Cardstock
  • Dienamics Star Stax dies
  • Dimensional Adhesive

Once I had made my Christmas cards, I altered a little wooden spiral bound book that I bought last weekend after the workshop at Stampers Grove..

I also bought some new metallic paint which is fabulous and also available to buy at Stampers Grove, it is called Starlights by Imagination Crafts!

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It is sooo shiney and pretty.. a must for any crafter!

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Supplies list for the Notebook:-

  • Imagination Crafts Starlights Metallic Paint 151 Diamond
  • Small wooden covered notebook
  • Tim Holtz Metallic Trimmings
  • Scortape
  • Small Wooden Heart
  • Paperartsy Snowflake Fresco Finish Acrylic Chalk Paint
  • Silver Star Sequins
  • Tim Holtz chit chat words
  • Matte Medium

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I hope you liked today’s projects, I will be back next Sunday at around 12pm ish live on Ustream making Christmas Tags using the We R Memory Keepers Fuse Tool… hope to see you there!

As always thank you so much for popping round and your continued support πŸ™‚

Sarah