Saturday, October 1, 2016

Go Pogo

Hi Everyone,

Today is World Cardmaking Day so I thought I should go and create.
Any excuse will do, lol.

I have recently purchased some images from Digi Box Designs so I thought I would share my creation with you today using one of these cute images.


Ingredients
Image:  Go Pogo
Medium:  Copic Markers
Dies:  MFT, Magnolia, Memory Box & CC Designs
Background:  Schminke Watercolours


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Friday, September 30, 2016

Monkey...Hang in there

Hi Everyone,

In between taking kids to and picking kids up from school holiday camps I have managed to get some creating done.
It has been the best of both worlds, lol.

Today I am sharing a card using a new (to me) digital stamp from Gerda Steiner Designs (link below).


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Tim Holtz
Background:  Schminke Watercolours
Die:  Memory Box


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Monday, September 26, 2016

Maddie's Blue Hat

Hi Everyone,

Well it is the start of the school holidays here in Australia.
I am hoping to get a lot of crafty time in!!

Today I am sharing a card using a new background technique I learnt while at retreat last weekend.
I just love how it turns out.
Mind you, it is also a lesson in patience as I have to wait for it to dry, lol.


Ingredients:
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Tim Holtz
Background:  Paint
Other:  Enamel Dots, Glossy Accents, Glitter


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Just for Fun

Hi Everyone,

Today is a sad day.  Due to personal reasons I have decided to step down from the Crafty Sentiments Design Team.  It is a decision that I did not take lightly, however at this stage, it needed to be done.
I have loved creating with these gorgeous images and I thank Suzette and Celine for having me.  Anyhow xxxxx

Today is the start of a new challenge over on the Crafty Sentiments Challenge Blog.
The theme is 'For someone special'.

For my inspiration I have used 'Just for Fun'


Ingredients:
Stamp: Just for Fun
Flowers:   I am Roses
Other:  Swarovski Crystals


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Bluebird of Happiness

Hi Everyone,

Well it has been a while since I have posted anything.
Being a single Mum at the moment has taken all my time (and patience).

Today I would like to share a card using the adorable 'Bluebird of Happiness' from Sassy Cheryl Stamps (link below).


Ingredients:
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Mama Elephant
Die:  MFT


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Bella - Party Dress

Hi Everyone,

Today is the star of a new CHallenge over on the Crafty Sentiments Challenge Blog.
The theme is 'Anything Goes'.

For my inspiration I have used a new release stamp 'Bella - Party Dress' (link below).



Ingredients:
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Simon Says Stamp
Dies:  MFT
Flowers:  I am Roses


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Mouse with Snowflake and Chibi Lights

Hi Everyone,

Even though Kelvin is away for work, I was lucky enough to go away on a Crafty Weekend.
A huge Thank you to my Mum for looking after the boys for me.

I made a few cards over the weekend.
For today's inspiration I am using one of those cards.

My favourite embellishment at the moment is 'Chibi Lights'.



Ingredients:
Image:  Mouse with Snowflake
Background:  Kuretake Watercolours and White Ink
Other:  Chibi Lights, Glitter


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx