Tuesday, 30 April 2013

Patch and Puss

This card was made for
 
 
I was inspired by the whole photo, making my own picket fencing out of grungeboard and painting it, adding roses, and choosing an image from the garden.
I found this image in one of the new sketchpads, and die cut my blossom shape. The image is coloured with promarkers, and papers are from one of the nitwit pads.
I added pearls and a sentiment, and roses.
 
*Also, please remember to look out for the new Creative Cardmaking magazine, out at the ned of the week, which i do article in!*

Shopping Tilda

Hello,
I'll have 2 posts this afternoon, my first is for the following challenges...
 
 

 
Instead of my usual layered up and lots of embelishment style, i went simple. Using my minds eye Nutmeg papers, matted on kraft, and adding a die cut border.
I die cut my label 17 shape and stamped my Shopping tilda, coloured with promarkers.
I added flowers and buttons to finish.
 
 
Also, please remember to look out for the new Creative Cardmaking magazine, out at the ned of the week, which i do article in!
 


Saturday, 27 April 2013

Gardner Gayle

Finally, my Saturated canary stamps arrived yesterday from C&C, after 10 DAYS!!!
I used Gardner Gayle straight away, ive been waiting so long and deciding which 2 to get, and as well as this, i bought fairy wishes.
This card is for this fortnights saturated canary challenge, which is all things bright and beautiful, with an optional colour combo.
 
I used My minds eye papers, matted on kraft.
I added a corner full of flowers, with little magenta rosebuds sticking out, just like in her hair!
I also added ribbon and pearls and a sentiment.
 
Im also entering this into
Creative inspirations: Ribbon and pearls

Turtles

 This card is for the Passion for promarkers, animal challenge and creative inspirations, ribbon and pearls challenge.
I used Nitwit perfect pairs papers, matted on kraft, I then coloured my saturated canary image, and added a sentiment,ribbon and pearls to finish.



Wednesday, 24 April 2013

Once Upon A Time...

Hello,
Today's card is for a couple of challenges
Tilda's Town -: Once upon a time
Simply Magnolia: pocket card
 
I used my dovecraft fairytales papers, matted on kraft. I also created borders using a die.
I stamped Tilda's castle and Fairy dust tilda and coloured with promarkers, adding sparkle.
I added lots of flowers and buttons to the outside.

Here you can see the pocket. Inside i created a little insert area, with a LOTV sentiment.
Canrds like this are great for adding things like gift vouchers or even money.
 
 
Natalie

Tuesday, 23 April 2013

A love story...


Today's second card is for a couple of challenges.
 
I used Julie's card as inspiration, the cream colours, pearls, and the cupid image. I used Valentino from sweet crazy love 2012.
 
Ribbon Girl challenge- Colour challenge {Creams & Pinks}
 
I used Nitwit Country lady papers, matted on kraft.
I stamped LOTV Postmarks on my image, and used one of the stamps for the sentiment. I also added angel hair and flowers and pearls.

Spring Time

Hello,
Today's first post is for the DP2 challenge, which this week is spring themed, with a blog hop.
I used one of the new images, coloured with promarkers.
I used Nitwit perfect pairs papers, matted on kraft.
I added a sentiment, and pearls to finish.

Sunday, 21 April 2013

Jack, Patch and Puss

My final post for today, features an image from the Jack, Patch and Puss art pad from Lili of the valley.
I coloured with promarkers, and used nitwits candles and cake papers, matted on karft.
I added mini buttons in the corners, and a sentiment to finish.
 
This card is for
Passion for promarkers: Button it up!

Wedding Mini Album

 
Hello,
Today i am posting this.
It is a mini album i created to celebrate my cousins 10th wedding anniversary.
I used docrafts capsule papers, flower ribbon and rhinestone swirls, from the hobbyhouse, as well as my alphabet dies, and quotes from scrapbook.com
The rhinestone swirls and white rose ribbon both came from my introductory candy prize from the hobbyhouse. It was a great candy, and im sure i'll be buying from them at some point!
 
 
 
 Im entering this into
Creative inspirations: anything but a card
 
 
 
 
Natalie

Tuesday, 16 April 2013

*SMASH* Dressing The Stars


Hello,
So its that time again for my next *SMASH* post.
This one is about a day out i had recently while we were away for my birthday. Me and mum visited a exhibition, called dressing the stars, where we got to see outfits from some big films, like pirates of the caribbean, sense and sensibility, and more.
 

I added a kraft area for journaling on, out of a my minds eye 12x12 kraft card pack i got for christmas, which has loads of journal and scrapbook peices as well as patterns.
 
This is my final *SMASH* for now, please leave your comments on what you think.
Natalie


Sunday, 14 April 2013

*SMASH* Cute Lambs

Hello,
Because of it being april, and spring seems to have finally arrived, i entered a Layout challenge, which theme was spring/Easter
I chose to craete a smash page using these photos i took in april last year.
These are some of my faviourite photos, so icouldnt wait to smash them!
I used the pink smash book, and matted alll the photos on kraft, before writing up a bit about them.
 
Come back on Tuesday for another SMASH page, this time a double layout!

Saturday, 13 April 2013

Saturated Canary: Anything Goes

This is my second post for today, and my card is for..
 
Saturated canary: Anything goes
 
I coloured this summer image with promarkers, and matted on kraft.
I then matted all my papers onto kraft, and added faux stitching to the edges. With the striped paper i created a pennant shape layer.
I added a sentiment, and a mix of flowers and leaves to finish.
 
Remember to check back for my *SMASH* posts.
 
Natalie

April Showers

Hello,
Back after a short break, inbetween hospital visits and computer servicing, im now ready to get back to posting.
This week i will be sharing some *SMASH* Pages, as well as cards.
Today's post is cards,
This card is for
Midweek Magnolias- april showers
Daring cardmakers: april showers
Joanna sheen: spring
 
 
I used this image of Tilda in the rain, coloured with promarkers.
Papers are nitwit Perfect pair, matted on pink coredinations.
I added a sentiment, flowers, pearls and glitter to finish.


Sunday, 7 April 2013

Saturated canary and Promarkers.

My second challenge post for today, shows my entry into the Saturated canary challenge, pastels.
I used this image, which is one of my faviourites, coloured with promarkers.
I used LOTV Nitiwit promises papers, matted on white.
I added a sentiment, pearls and a silver acetate butterfly.
Also entering into charizma cardz acetate challenge.

My next entry is into passion for promarkers, fantasy challenge.
I used an LOTV mermaid, and nitwit petal fresh papers, matted on white.
I added pearls, lace, a sentiment and flowers to finish.

Challenge Post

Passion for promarkers: Fantasy.
I used first edition rose garden papers to decorate, and used stamps from the magnolia prince and princess 2012 range, and created this party bag.

This is the back, using LillyRose the dragon.

This card is for the Creative inspirations challenge, Kraft.
I used LOTV nitwit bonnets and bowties papers, matted on kraft, with a LOTV image.
I added flowers, glitter, grungeboard picket fencing,, pearls and a sentiment.
 

This card is for the Magic monthly movie challenge, which this month is Twilight.
I used this image from saturated canary, a left it black and white, creating this monochromatic card, only coloring their eyes.
 

Monday, 1 April 2013

Happy Easter

 
Hi,
Happy easter everyone!
I know i havent been uploading much recently, but there has been a family emergency, but i hope to show you something in the next couple of days!
 
 
 
Natalie

Besties: Pretty Snowgirl

  Hello, My second card for today is another Christmas card, this time featuring this pretty snowgirl image from the My Besties shop. ...