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Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Happy Halloween at Scrapper's Delights

The day is almost here and we're having a Halloween Challenge over at Scrapper's Delight's
 
Come add your entry
 
 
For mine, I've added a twist to the mummy and the pumpkin house
who says Halloween is just for the spooks
 

 
I've colored these up in my copics, added a couple of stickers, safety pin embelly and a bit of gauze that I've colored pink
I used the sentiment that is offered with the mummy digi and created my own sentiment inside.
 
Hope you enjoyed your visit.
 
I'd like to enter into:
Challenges 4 everybody- Anything Goes
Stitchy Bear - Anything Goes
Craft Mojo - Halloween
Creative Card Crew- Sun, Moon, Stars
Freshly Brewed - Pumpkins
 
 
 
 
 
 

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Halloween is a coming...are you ready for the monsters night of fright?

I just love Halloween.
Not for the scary but for the creativity.
Prechildren, I would make these huge elaborate costumes for my husband and myself.
We would decorate the house up, fills bags with treats and quickly became a neighborhood favorite.
 
Bless my little darlings...now must wear store bought costumes...
So, my outlet goes into these creations.
 
Hope you enjoy these gorgeous images by Simply B Stamps.
Straight from her Steampunk Halloween collection

For all you twilight fans...here's a bit of Bella the Vampire
 
 
I merged the two images and Colored in copics
three spellbinder dies, WOC blooms, frontage and a little charm finishes off the magic
 
Have a safe and Happy one
 
I'd like to enter into:
Craft Mojo - Halloween
Crafty Calender - Halloween
Di's Digi's Design - Colors of Halloween
Divas by Design - Autumn Colors
Dream Valley - Halloween
Sweet Stampin -Monster's Birthday
Lexi's Creations - Halloween
Crafty Cardmakers - Shabby Chic
 
 
 

Monday, October 21, 2013

Scrapper's Delights New Release Day

Good Morning All!!
This is my first official post as part of Janice's DT over at Scrapper's Delights
Janice has the most amazing new images out for you today.
 Go check them out.
More super news is that Janice's images will now be available at Stitchy Bears
For my DT submission, I've use Wood Elfling and Mushroom Digi 1

I'd like to enter her into:
Scribbles and Scraps - Anything goes
Challenges 4 Everybody - Anything goes
Digi Designs Challenge - Colors of Halloween
Divas by Design - Autumn colors
Lacy Sunshine - Fall Colors
Stitchy bears -anything goes 
The Shabby Tea Room - Fall Florals

Here is the whole set of the releases:
                                                Wood Elfling                                 

                                                Fairy Dream Day 
Winter Elf 
Mushroom 1 
Mushroom 2

Mushroom 3 

Saturday, October 19, 2013

Voodoo Corinne

Over at Simply Betty,
 
 
I've used Voodoo Corrine
 
 
And Corinne, I know you would never stick needles in anyone's doll ;)


Thursday, October 10, 2013

Scrapper's Delights Decoupage Challenge

Join the challenge over at Scrapper's Delights
 
Current theme is decoupage.
Going through Oct 24.
 
Add your link at


Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Here kitty kitty

Make it Crafty has some amazing new images out with incredible eyes.  At MIC, the challenge is one easy; coloring eyes and difficult; with reflection. An added option of taking the image a bit beyond.

So..I went from April
to...this

I colored her with charcoal pencils and a bit of prismapencil.
She's covered in acetate to prevent spearing and then framed it faux leather material, decorated with frame brads and bullet brads. More faux material and finished off with corrugate board and a few leopard rhinestones

Thanks for stopping by

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Jennifer Dove's color of the day

If you're a fan of Jennifer Dove Bonner like I am, then you're familiar with her color of the day.
These amazing little gems have helped me out more times than I can count.
If you've never seen them, then you're missing out on a treasure. Go get you some.


Here's how I store mine; on a hook ring, separated by color group. They're hooked at arms reach, right above my desk.  It looks crazy but it works great for me
 

 

 


Saturday, October 5, 2013

Can you see the soul through one's eyes?

Think Pink...
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month!
 
MIC is having a challenge of coloring eyes. 
I love this because I probably would not have attempted this otherwise and
I had an absolute blast with this challenge and image
This is Melyssa
 

I pinked her up with my copics and used this image as my eye inspiration guide

I'm entering her into:
Di's Digi Design - Show off your coloring skills
Make it Colourful - coloring eyes
Link up for pink - link up for pink
 
 

Friday, October 4, 2013

Baby Tilly

Friends of ours who married last year, had a little bundle a few months back.
Babies inspire us so much in life and little Tilly has inspired my latest card.

The image is Vintage Ballerina
I've lowered the opacity to reduce a lot of her natural shading,
then colored her up in primascolor pencils
spellbinder ovals create her frames
white felt, covered in a pink netting, then quilt stiched.
Total card is framed by a braided ribbon.

Here's little Tilly 

I'm entering her into:

I believe it was two days after Tilly's dad called to say they'd received her card that they found out she has cancer. 
Keep Tilly on your prayers 

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Halloween Anna Mae

Happy Good Morning
Janice at Scrapper's Delights has asked me to be a part of her Design Team.
I am so excited and can't wait to share all her beautiful collections with you
 
First on that list, is this little cutie.
 Exclusively at Whimsy Stamps, 
She's just been released for October.
 
She's colored up with copics.
Martha Stewart pumpkin edge punch, that I've punched twice in orange and black. The black image embossed with a holographic powder.
A little bit of tulle and WOC blooms.
Papers, ribbons and rhinestones from stash.
 
She's so precious, makes me wanna get to carving my pumkin.
 
I'd like to enter her into:
Created with Love - Halloween
Party time Tuesday - Spooky Little Monsters
Craft Mojo - Halloween
Crafty Calendar - Halloween
Freshly Brewed- Pumpkins
 
 
Thanks for visiting and Have a beautiful day!