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Monday, 2 May 2016

Recycled Rose

A simple card with a resin rose on metal filigree jewellery piece, part of a necklace that hadn't sold so I took it apart for later use.




Cardstock - 6" white card blank, Rosie's Studio textured Paradise
Paper - Kaisercraft Storyteller and Blue Bay
Die - Sizzix Stampin' Up Large Scallop
Adhesives - ds tape, glue dots, Ranger Glossy Accents
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Other - sentiment sticker, Kaisercraft Blue Ice flowers, antique bronze and resin flower recycled jewellery piece

Challenges:
Simon Says Monday Challenge - Metal (antique bronze jewellery piece)

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Sunday, 1 May 2016

Best Wishes

A simple card in black and kraft with a metal embellishment that I was sent by mistake when ordering some leaf charms from ebay.  I'ts actually a ring base that gets shaped around a mandrel, but I found it made a nice element for my card.


Cardstock - black card blank, black snippets
Paper - Francheville Kraft Boutique
Dies - Spellbinders Floral Ovals, Inspired by Stamping Fancy Labels 3
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, Cosmic Shimmer glue, Ranger Glossy Accents
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Other - antique bronze ring base, sentiment sticker

 Challenges:
Simon Says Monday Challenge - Metal (ring base)
Bizzy Becs April Challenge - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Friday, 29 April 2016

Delicate Designs


Cardstock - kraft card blank, kraft snippet, cream snippet
Paper - MME Stella & Rose snippets
Embossing Folder - Stampin' Up Delicate Designs
Die - Sizzix Stampin' Up Large Scallop, Tattered Lace Lacy Rose
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, paper piercer
Adhesives - ds tape, glue dots, Ranger Glossy Accents
Other - lace snippet, sentiment sticker, crochet flower (thanks Mum), pearl brad

Challenges:
Paper Creator's Crafts Challenge 46 - Polka Dots or Gingham

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Tuesday, 26 April 2016

Triple Patterned Paper 2

This is another card for Scrapbook Boutique using the same technique as this previous one, using up some of my huge patterned paper stash.



Cardstock - white card blank, textured pink
Paper - Sugar & Spice Studio Cottage Garden
Adhesives - ds tape
Other - sentiment sticker, pearls

Challenges:

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Monday, 25 April 2016

Bermuda Bay Butterfly


Cardstock - 5" white card blank, Stampin' Up Bermuday Bay, white
Stamp - Stampendous PenPattern Butterfly
Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black, Ranger Tim Holtz Peacock Feathers and Tunbled Glass Distrress inks
Die - Stampendous Butterfly Trio
Embossing folder - Mpress Spring Drop Collection 
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Fiskars compact stamp press, sponge dauber
Adhesives - Cosmic Shimmer glue, foam tape
Other - sentiment sticker, blue rhinestones

Challenges:

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Triple Patterned Paper


Cardstock - white card blank, pink
Paper - Sugar & Spice Studio Cottage Garden
Adhesives - ds tape, Cosmic Shimmer glue
Other - sentiment sticker, butterfly sticker, pink rhinestones

Challenges:

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Magnolia Lane Tag


Cardstock - 5" black card blank, white (to back tag)
Paper - Couture Creations Magnolia Lane + ephemera 
Die - Marianne Design Craftables Parchment Tag
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Fiskars hole punch
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, Cosmic Shimmer glue
Other - sentiment sticker, pink lace

Challenges:

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Delicate Designs Butterfly


Cardstock - white card blank, kraft
Paper - MME Stella & Rose
Embossing Folder - Stampin' Up Delicate Designs
Die - Sizzix Stampin' Up Large Scallop, Sizzix Tim Holtz Labels
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, Cosmic shimmer glue
Other - lace butterfly, sentiment sticker

Challenges:
Butterfly Challenge 53 - T for Texture
UnstampaBelles April Challenge - Flora/Fauna + Texture

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Crochet Flower on Magnolia Lane


Cardstock - 6" ivory card blank
Paper - Couture Creations Magnolia Lane, My Mind's Eye Everyday Tango
Dies - Nellie Snellen Incire Flower
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Adhesives - ds tape, glue dots, Ranger Glossy Accents
Other - sentiment sticker, pink pearls, pink rose, crochet lace, crochet flower (thanks Mum : )

Challenges:
Butterfly Challenge 53 - T for Texture
Bizzy Becs April Challenge - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Tuesday, 19 April 2016

Polka Dot Festive Flower

I made this card yesterday with just the label in the middle, but didn't really like it so added a flower made with my new Stampin' Up Festive Flower Builder punch.  I know I probably have dies that can do something similar, but had to have a play after getting the punch last night  :  )


Cardstock - 5" white card blank, Stampin' Up Island Indigo
Paper - My Minds Eye Stella & Rose
Dies - Spellbinders Fair Isle Pendants and Blooms One
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Stampin' Up Festive Flower and Decorative Label Punches
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, glue dots, Cosmic Shimmer glue
Other - sentiment sticker, teal rhinestone, Memento Teal Zeal ink

Challenges:
Paper Creator's Crafts Challenge 46 - Polka Dots or Gingham

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Cars On Spots

A brightly coloured cute little car card, perfect for a little boy.


Cardstock - 5" blue card blank
Paper - Sugar & Spice Studio Going Places
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape
Tools - scissors for fussing cutting (not too fussy)
Other - sentiment sticker

Challenges:
Paper Creator's Crafts Challenge 46 - Polka Dots or Gingham

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Monday, 18 April 2016

Roses and Lace

This card was inspired by two challenges pics, Scrapbook Boutique's April Mood Board and Live and Love Craft's Inspiration Collage.

Scrapbook Boutique


Live & Love Crafts



Cardstock - 5" white card blank
Paper - Sugar & Spice Studio Cottage Garden, JK Primeco Paperi Lajitelma
Die - PhotoContinental nesting tags
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Fiskars hole punch
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, Ranger Glossy Accents
Other - guipure lace, pink ribbon, sentiment sticker, flower from Karen (Little Scrap Pieces) that she uses to wrap her ribbons: thanks Karen  :  )

Challenges:
Live & Love Crafts Challenge 46 - Photo Inspiration Collage

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Pink Flowers in a Pot

And another flower pot card for Mothers Day, this time using up some old paper flowers instead of stamping and making my own.


Cardstock - Rosie's Studio textured Carrot, pale green, textured bright pink
Dies - Spellbinders Flower Pots, Spellbinders Blooms One, Creative Expressions Sue Wilson Finishing Touches: Mosaic Leaves, MFT Die-namics Primi Donna Petals
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Adheives - glue dots, Tombow Mono Multi glue
Other - sentiment sticker, pearl flowers and pearls

Challenges:
Simon Says Monday Challenge - April Showers Brings May Flowers
Deep Ocean Challenge 126 - Spring Is In The Air

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Sunday, 17 April 2016

Eastern Elegance


Cardstock - 5" white card blank, Stampin' Up Coastal Cabana, snippets of white, gold pearl and Coastal Cabana
Paper - Stampin' Up Eastern Elegance
Stamp - Stampin' Up Petite Petals
Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black
Dies - Marianne Design Creatables frame and flourishes, HOTP Paper Artist Flower Frenzy, Nellie Snellen Circle Multi Frames
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Fiskars compact stamp press, Stampin' Up Petite Petals punch
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, glue dots, Cosmic Shimmer glue
Other - sentiment sticker, doily, pearls

Challenges:
Simon Says Monday Challenge - April Showers Brings May Flowers
Bizzy Becs April Challenge - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Mothers Day Flower Pot

Here's another flower pot card for Mothers Day.  I have a big craft fair next weekend so hope to sell a few of these  :  )


Cardstock - white, textured blue and green scraps, Rosie's Studio textured Mandarin
Dies - Spellbinders Flower Pots, Spellbinders Carnation Creations, Spellbinders Blossoms One, MFT Die-namics Prima Donna Petals, Cheery Lynn Stacker Flowers Leaf, CC Designs Cutters butterfly
Stamps - Heartfelt Creations Carnation Florals 1
Ink - Memeto Bahama Blue
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Fiskars compact stamp press
Adhesives - glue dots, Tombow Mono Multi 
Other - sentiment sticker, Xincheng Say It In Crystals tiny flowers

Challenges:
Simon Says Monday Challenge - April Showers Brings May Flowers

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Friday, 15 April 2016

Rose Garden

Another card inspired by the beautiful pink roses on the mood board at Scrapbook Boutique.



Cardstock - 6" white card blank, Rosie's Studio textured Blush, white, gold
Paper - Sugar & Spice Studio Cottage Garden
Dies - Stampin' Up Rose Garden, Die-Versions Little Lizzie alphabet
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Adhesives - ds tape, Tombow Mono Multi glue
Other - Ranger Tim Holtz Spun Sugar and Bundled Sage Distress Markers

Challenges:
Simon Says Monday Challenge - April Showers Brings May Flowers

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Wednesday, 13 April 2016

Magnolias

A simple card using paper and ephemera from Couture Creations that I won in their Magnolia Lane promotion a couple of months ago.


Cardstock - 5" white card blank, American Crafts Pastels
Paper - Couture Creations Magnolia Lane 
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, Cosmic Shimmer glue
Tools - Stampin' Up Decorative Label punch
Other - sentiment sticker

Challenges:
Simon Says Monday Challenge - April Showers Brings May Flowers
Deep Ocean Challenge 126 - Spring Is In The Air

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Almost Shabby 2

This almost shabby chic card was inspired by the mood board at Scrapbook Boutique, especially all the beautiful roses.



Cardstock - 5" white card blank
Paper - Kaisercraft Storyteller
Tools - Tonic Tim Holtz distress tool, sponge dauber
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape
Other - Ranger Tim Holtz Tattered Rose distress ink, sentiment sticker, pearls

Challenges:
Bizzy Becs April Challenge - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Sunday, 10 April 2016

Drive Time

A bright and cheery little boy's birthday card using a cute paper pad full of cars, trains and rockets etc, great for kids  :  )

Cardstock - 5" lime green card blank
Paper - Sugar & Spice Studio Going Places
Ahesives - ds tape, foam tape
Tools - Cutter-bee scissors for fussy cutting
Other - Cre8tiv clear sentiment sticker, rhinestones on traffic lights

Challenges:

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Purple Passion

A quick and easy simple card in shades of purple and lilac using two of my many butterfly dies.


Cardstock - white 5" card blank, American Crafts Pastels snippets
Paper - Crafter's Choice Happy Owl
Dies - Stampendous Butterfly Trio, HOTP Paper Artist 3 Butterflies
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Adhesives - ds tape, Tombow Mono Multi, foam tape
Other - Krafters Korner Craft Topper sentiment, lace snippet, Craft Spot lilac heart diamante 

Challenges:
Allsorts Challenge Week 358 - Purple Passion
Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny