21 January 2020

Distress Raven Nevermore card Day 3

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Celebrating Edgar Allen Poe 5th Annual Blog Hop!

Edgar Allan Poe Appreciation Day Blog Hop Jan 19 - 23...2020 hosted by LeighSBDesigns 
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For my card I used Distress Raven Nevermore art stamps by LeighSBDesigns



Materials used:
Distress Oxide, Dusty Concord
Smooth white card
Black card

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Val S.

Ode to Poe Portrait Tag Day 3

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Celebrating Edgar Allen Poe!

Edgar Allan Poe Appreciation Day Blog Hop Jan 19 - 23...2020 hosted by LeighSBDesigns 
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For my tag I used Ode to Poe Portrait art stamp by LeighSBDesigns 



Materials used:
Sandstone Spectrum Noir marker
White Gel Pen
Faded Jeans Distress Oxide 
Smooth White Card
Black Card
Black Fiber.

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Val S.

Oddleigh Poe Tag Day 2

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Celebrating Edgar Allen Poe!

Edgar Allan Poe Appreciation Day Blog Hop Jan 19 - 23...2020 hosted by LeighSBDesigns 
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For my tag I used Oddleigh Edgar Allan Poe

Materials used:
Oddleigh Edgar Allan Poe by LeighSBDesigns
Promarker, Satin
Spectrum Noir, Cerulean
White Gel Pen
Red Promarker Pen
Black Pen
Studio Glitter Glue
Black and white Washy Tape
Bat patterned card
Neenha Classic White Card
Black cardstock
White and Black Fibre

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Val S.

Poe Collage card Day 2

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Celebrating Edgar Allen Poe!

Edgar Allan Poe Appreciation Day Blog Hop Jan 19 - 23...2020 hosted by LeighSBDesigns 
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For my tag I used 



Swirl Die
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter
Distress Oxide, Withered Violet
Promarker Beige, Blue
Quickie Glue Pen
Smooth white card
Black card

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Val S.

20 January 2020

But the Raven Day 1

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Celebrating Edgar Allen Poe!

Edgar Allan Poe Appreciation Day Blog Hop Jan 19 - 23...2020 hosted by LeighSBDesigns 
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For my tag I used  
Raven 
art stamp by LeighSBDesigns.

Materials used:
 Raven by LeighSBDesigns
Oddleigh Raven Nevermore by LeighSBDesigns
Gothic Rose by LeighSBDesigns
Promarkes, Colbalt Blue, Iced Grey
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter
Quickie Glue Pen
Black Fibre
Square Die Set
Swirl Die Set
But The Raven wording
Smooth white card
Black card

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Val S.

Raven Nevermore card Day 2

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Celebrating Edgar Allen Poe!

Edgar Allan Poe Appreciation Day Blog Hop Jan 19 - 23...2020 hosted by LeighSBDesigns 
Pop on over to LeighSBDesigns for full details and enjoy the hop!

For my card I used Distress Raven Nevermore - text and art stamp by LeighSBDesigns.


Materials used:
Distress Raven Nevermore - text and art stamp
Tim Holtz Layering Stencil
Distress Oxide,
Smooth white card
Black card

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Val S.

Poe Love card Day 1

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Celebrating Edgar Allen Poe!

Edgar Allan Poe Appreciation Day Blog Hop Jan 19 - 23...2020 hosted by LeighSBDesigns 
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For my card I used ‘Poe Love' and 'Gothic Rose'  art stamp by LeighSBDesigns.


Materials used:
Poe Love and Gothic Rose by LeighSBDesigns
Promarker, Red
Versamark Ink
Quickie Glue Pen
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter
Clear Ultra Thick Embossing Powder
Neenha Classic White Card
Black Card
Rose Stamp by Alt New
Distress Ink, Fired Brick, Black Soot

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Val S.

Winter Raven Tag Day 1

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Celebrating Edgar Allen Poe!

Edgar Allan Poe Appreciation Day Blog Hop Jan 19 - 23...2020 hosted by LeighSBDesigns 
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For my tag I used The Winter Raven art stamp by LeighSBDesigns.

Materials used:
 The Winter Raven by LeighSBDesigns
Promarkes, Artic Blue, Broken China
Distress Oxide, Broken China, Mermaid Lagoon 
White Fibre
Pearl Beads
Smooth white card
Black card

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Val S.

17 January 2020

Spring Time Card

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Scrapping4fun have a new Challenge #158 - the theme ‘Winter / Spring’ pop on over and join in the fun!  https://scrapping4funchallenges.blogspot.com/

For my card as a DT I used Spring Window Sponsored by Bugaboo


Materials used:
Spring Window by Bugaboo
CC Illustrator Markers,
Blue Grey1, Blue Grey3, Natural Brown, Bark,
Bamboo, Cameo Green, Ruby, Rose Pink, Moonlight, Linen
Distress Oxide, Hickory Smoke
CC Brick Embossing Folder
Smooth white card
Black card


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Val S.

7 January 2020

Fall Roses Monochrome Card

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I made my card today for the colour challenge over on Outlawz Tuesday Monochrome Colour Palate Challenge.
I used their sponsors Fall Roses by LeighSBDesigns, these beautiful roses can be used for all seasons.


Materials used:
Fall Roses by LeighSBDesigns 
CC Illustrator Markers, Blue Grey1, Blue Grey3
Scalloped Die by Spellbinders 
Smooth white card
Black card

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Val S.

Male Tag

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There is a new challenge over at IkesWorldChallenges...the theme is always Anything Goes with a twist (going through the alphabet, so for this month it’s ‘M’ for Male

For my tag as a DT I used Wolf 


Materials used:
Wolf by Ike’s Art
CC Illustrator Markers, Natural Brown, Linen, Pearl Blue, Cameo Green
Distress Oxide, Broken China
Black Fibre
Smooth white card
Black card

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Val S.

4 January 2020

Window Roses

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Sharing my card for the December’Just One Stamp’ challenge over on UK Stampers Forum using Diane Ingram Window Stamp. The Roses are by LeighSBDesigns. 


Materials used:
Fall Roses by LeighSBDesigns 
CC Illustrator Markers, Pearl Blue, Bamboo Green, Natural Brown, Dark Brown
Birthday Die
Quickie Glue Pen
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter
Smooth white card
Black card

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Val S.

3 January 2020

Monday Morning Tag

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Scrapping4fun have a new Challenge #157 - the theme ‘Anything Goes’ pop on over and join in the fun!  https://scrapping4funchallenges.blogspot.com/

For my tag as a DT I used Frazzled Fran Sponsored by Oddball




Materials used:
Frazzled Fran by Oddball digi Art Stamp
CC Illustrator Markers, Pearl Blue, Linen, Rose Pink, Gold, Bamboo
White Gel Pen
Distress Oxide, Mustard Seed
Scalloped Die
Blue and Silver Twine
Smooth white card

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Val S.

22 December 2019

Pine Cone Ornament

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Sharing this Pine Cone Ornament, I used Craft Buddy ‘Pretty Gets Gritty’ texture paste
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter


Materials used:
Craft Buddy ‘Pretty Gets Gritty’ texture paste
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter 
Die cuts
Pine cone
Glass base 

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Christmas Scene

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I would like to share with you this Christmas scene piece I just finished.  The star shape is MDF that also light up.  I used Craft Buddy’s ‘Pretty Gets Gritty’ White texture past with Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter.   




Materials used:
MDF Star
Craft Buddy ‘Pretty Gets Gritty White  Texture Paste
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter 

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Yeti Christmas card

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I have a Christmas card to share today, to make my card I used The Yeti Build-A-Scene Collection by LeighSBDesigns , I used Stampendous Fran-Tage White Embossing Enamel for snow and Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter to trim hats and scarfs.  I coloured the image with CC Illustrator Markers.

 
Materials used:
Stampendous Fran-Tage White Embossing Enamel
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter
CC Illustrator Markers
Smooth white card

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Val S.

20 December 2019

Christmas Ornament

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Scrapping4fun have a new Challenge #156 - the theme ‘Christmas’ pop on over and join in the fun!  https://scrapping4funchallenges.blogspot.com/ Sponsored by Di’s Digi Stamps 

For my DT make I used a glass container for the base filled with snowballs. I also used Craft Buddy’s Pretty Gets Gritty White texture paste and white Gesso. I added a fir cone to the top of the base, Tim Holtz Merry Christmas Stamp, Die Poinsettia and Leaves. To finish off with 3 berries and a black gem on the centre of the Poinsettia.




Materials used:
Craft Buddy’s Pretty Gets Gritty 
White texture paste
White Gesso
Glass Jar
Fir Cone
Tim Holtz Merry Christmas Stamp
Die Poinsettia and Leaves.
Red Berries
Black Gem

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Val S.

12 December 2019

Winter Night

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Sharing a card using Winter Night freebie image from Kit & Clowder


Materials used:
Winter Night Freebie image from Kit & Clowder
CC Illustrator Markers, 
Pear Blue, Waterfall Blue, Ruby, Moonlight, Gold, Natural Brown, Black
Distress Oxide, Sky Blue
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter
Merry Christmas peal-off sticker
Smooth white card

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Val S.

6 December 2019

Bear Stocking Card

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Scrapping4fun have a new Challenge #155 - the theme ‘Christmas’ pop on over and join in the fun!  https://scrapping4funchallenges.blogspot.com/
For my card I used ‘Bear Stocking’ Sponsored by Bugaboo 


Materials uses:
Bear Stocking by Oddball
CC Illustrator Markers,
Ruby, Rose Red, Bamboo, Natural Brown, Linen, Blue Grey1, Blue Grey2
Distress Oxide, Broken China
Quickie Glue Pen
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter
Smooth white card

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Val S.

3 December 2019

Snowman Bauble Tag

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There is a new challenge over at IkesWorldChallenges...the theme is always Anything Goes with a twist (going through the alphabet, so for this month it’s ‘L’ Looking Forward to Christmas.

For my tag as a DT I used Snowman Bauble

Entered to Tag Tuesday Challenge ‘White Christmas’


Materials used:
CC Illustrator Markers, Ruby, Bamboo, Cameo Green, True Black, Golden Yellow
Black &White Fibre
Red Eyelet 
Quickie Glue Pen 
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter
Distress Oxide, Peeled Paint, Brocken China created the colour for the background 
Smooth white card

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Val S.