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Friday, 30 December 2016

Colorista Floral Inspriation.

Hello to everyone.  Sharing a Colorist pencil card from the foiled Floral Inspiration Card Pack.  These make such quick and easy cards for a special occasion, or to welcome in the New Year which is fast approaching.



Spectrum Noir Colorista Pencil Card Kit - Floral Inspirations
Spectrum Noir Colorista Pencil Sets:
1, 2, 3, 4, 6.



Hope you all have a very 'Happy New Year' and see you in 2017 for more crafting fun!

    

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Tuesday, 27 December 2016

Pink Elephant Hello!

Hello to all!  Hope you are enjoying the festive season.  I am sharing a cute Mo Manning colouring featuring a sweet pink elephant.  Have you been seeing these lovely little creatures recently?   Nothing at all to do with the festive spirit!



List of materials used:
7'' x 7'' shaped card
Spectrum Noir Illustrator markers:
AP3, AP1, FS2, PP1, PP4, PP5, BO2, LG2, LY1,BT1, GT1, IG6
I Forgot – Mo Manning
Core'dinations Card
Sara Signature Collection Little Angel – Pastel Pink Ribbon, 6'' x 6'' papers
and Beautiful Baby Die set
Diamond Press Word Dies – Hello
Ribbon and flower detail from my stash.



Happy crafting fun to all.    



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Friday, 23 December 2016

Quick and easy festive pencil colouring!

Hello to all.  Sharing a quick and easy pencil colouring tutorial for Spectrum Noir. This sweet image is Beary Merry Christmas from Mo Manning and is so very cute.  



This will be my final blog post before Christmas and I would like to take the opportunity to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy and Healthy 2017!



Happy crafting fun to all!

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Wednesday, 21 December 2016

Glitter butterflies and lots of lovely colour!

Hello to all.  I am sharing a Colorista project for The Inspirers
This range has been my favourite from Crafter's Companion/Spectrum Noir in 2016. 
You can view this card and some of the other Inspirer's Team favourites here!
 I have coloured one of the beautiful butterfly glittered cards available in the Colorista range. This image is from the Spectrum Noir Colorista Card Making Kit - Butterfly Garden with Glitter.   Its lovely to work with all of this sparkle and bright cheering colours!



This card is coloured with the following Colorista markers:
Rose, Orchid, Magenta, Lemon, Gold, Cobalt, Blue Pearl, Periwinkle, Mint Green.




Happy crafting fun to all.    




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Monday, 19 December 2016

Get Well Soon with Spectum Noir Illustrator!

Hello to all!  Sharing a sweet image coloured with my Spectrum Noir Illustrator markers. 
It has reached that time of year when your nearest and dearest may not be feeling at their best and its nice to show that you care!


List of materials used to make this card:

Spectrum Noir Illustrator markers:
AB1, AB3, BT1, AP1, AP3, GB7, CT1, CT2, CT3, GY3, LG2, IG1, IG6, CT2,
CR11, GY1, AP3, Blender
Flower Teapot image – Bugaboo
Centura Pearl Card
Core'dinations Card
Die Cuts:
Country Garden Collection - Grand Floral Metal Die
Sara Signature English Country Garden Collection - Lazy Daisy Metal Die
Oval and Square cutting dies, digital papers, ribbons, sequins, mini beads, glitter
silver embossing ink are from my stash.



Happy crafting fun to all.    



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Tuesday, 13 December 2016

Christmas 'Fudge' the Bear!

Hello to all.  Sharing a sweet CAS card with the fun 'Fudge' the bear image. 
 I loved colouring this cute image and have gone for a very traditional, children's book type colouring.  I hope it has worked.  
I used this fabulous tutorial by Dilyana to create his fur.  Its an easy technique, but so very effective.  I hope you will give it a try.  





My card would be suitable for entry in this months Spectrum Noir Anything Goes Challenge with the bonus theme of CAS.  You can join us here using any Spectrum Noir product.

List of materials used to make this card:
Spectrum Noir markers.
EB2, EB3, EB4, TN2, TN3, GB1, GB2, GB3, PP2, LG4, LG3, CR4, CR6, CR8, IG6, IG4, IG2, TB2, TB3, IB1, IB2, GT1, GT2.
Fur technique based on tutorial.
Gold card base cut with Create a Card Die
Lots of lovely glitter.




Happy crafting fun to all.    




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Sunday, 11 December 2016

A little festive project - Letter to Santa.

Hello to all.  Santa will soon be with us and I have been making lots of festive projects this month.  This one is for The Inspirer's and features my interpretation of a letter to/from Santa.  



List of materials used to make this card:


Happy crafting fun to all!

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Saturday, 10 December 2016

Winner Crafter's Companion Mind Blog Hop!

Hello lovely people.  The Crafter's Companion Mind Blog Hop has now finished.  Thank you so much to those of you who took the time to leave a comment on this blog and participated in the hop!




We have a winner for this blog selected by Random.org and that is Katie.  

Well done to Katie.

Thank you for your support with the blog hop.




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Friday, 9 December 2016

Fun Festive Candy Canes!

Hello to all.  Sharing a cute festive tutorial for Spectrum Noir.  Here I have used the Spectrum Noir Sparkle Markers.   They are so much fun to use!  The image is from Power Poppy and you will find the tutorial here.



Happy crafting fun to all.    



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Tuesday, 6 December 2016

Leonie Pujol Glitter Pens and Christmas Stamps tutorial!


Hello to all.  Christmas is fast approaching and I have made loads of festive projects!   I would like to share a fun tutorial for The Inspirer's featuring the yummy glitter pens and Christmas stamps from Leonie Pujol. You will find the tutorial for this cute pop up box here!


The stamps really are so cute and fun to colour and create with. For this tutorial I have made a pop up box.  Its a bit bigger than my previous box constructions and holds loads of stamped detail.   I hope you will find time to have a look!



Happy crafting fun to all.    



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Monday, 5 December 2016

Crafter's Companion Keeping you in Mind!

Hello to everyone.   Crafter's Companion are hosting a blog hop to promote awareness of Mind and to hopefully raise some money for this great charity!   
Every year 1 in 4 of us experience mental health problems. Hundreds of thousands of people are still struggling.  
Mind believes no one should have to face mental health problems alone! 
Mind provides support and reliable information, empowering people to understand their condition and the choices available to them! 



My creation for the blog hop is made using the Big Score Board and the Big Score Advanced Projects DVD.  Items from the Sara Signature Contemporary Christmas range have also been used.

  Members of The Inspirers design team are participating in the blog hop.
 Please leave a comment on this blog post for your chance to win. 
A comment will be picked at random from every blog participating in the blog hop - this winning comment gets a die/stamp/element used in the project featured on the blog.

The blog hop will run from 12.00md on 5th December 2016 - 5pm 9th December 2016.


Click on the picture above or follow this link to participate in the Crafternoon.


The blog hop list is posted below!


Have fun, good luck and thank you for your support of this wonderful charity.




To find out more about Mind please click on the picture above or click on the link.



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Stiletto Style!

Hello to all.  Sharing a fun freehand sketch with Spectrum Noir metallic pencils to create this CAS project.  I love the shine and con...