21 January 2022

Distressed Raven

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As is tradition here at LeighSBDesigns we celebrate with 5 glorious days of all things Poe, so here we go, it's now time to kick off our 


My art journal book, I will be sharing a new page with you so don’t forget to pop by for a peek!


For my inspiration today I have another page for my Art Journal Book using The Raven by LeighSBDesigns, with Two Red Robins Rusty Bucket and Wooden Fence by Tattered Lace. 




Materials used:
Distressed Raven
Nevermore
Poe Signature 
Distress Oxide, Tea Dye, Old Paper
Tim Holtz Birdhouse 
Tattered Lace, Two Red Robins, 
Forgotten Fence and Rusty Bucket 

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Poe Signature

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 As is tradition here at LeighSBDesigns we celebrate with 5 glorious days of all things Poe, so here we go, it's now time to kick off our 


My art journal book, I will be sharing a new page with you so don’t forget to pop by for a peek!


For my inspiration today I have another page for my Art Journal Book using Poe Signature by LeighSBDesigns, along with a Gemini



Gemini Embossing Folder
Spectrum Noir Midas Metallic Silver Pigment Ink
Distress Oxide, Blueprint Sketch Ink
Distress Oxide, Black Soot
Hobby Craft Smooth White Card
Hobby Craft Black Card

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Flockers Funny Birds

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There is a new challenge over at ‘Outlawz Festive Fridays’ for the next 2 weeks starting January.

For my inspiration card I used The Flockers Funny Birds by myself Sherry West.




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20 January 2022

Ode to Poe, front page , Art Journal Book

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As is tradition at LeighSBDesigns we celebrate with 5 glorious days of all things Poe, so here we go, it's now time to kick off our 


For my first inspiration using Ode to Poe, Nevermore Text is from the Distressed Raven Nevermore  
image by LeighSBDesigns, to create the front of my art journal book, I will be sharing a new page with you so don’t forget to pop by for a peek!





Materials used:
Ode to Poe
Poe Signature 
Stampendous Fran-tage, Chunky White, 
Deep Impression Embossing Enamel 
Black Journal Book

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19 January 2022

Conversation Card

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There is a new challenge over at Outlawz ‘Wednesday Sketch’ for the next 2 weeks, sponsored by Sheep Ski Designs.

For my inspiration card I used Conversation.


Materials used:
Conversation Digi
Spectrum Noir Tri-blends
Clear Sparkle Pen
Night Sky Paper
Gems

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18 January 2022

Slimline Snowflakes Card

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🎉 Now for our first CHALLENGE of 2022 🎉
LeighSBDesigns now hosts monthly Challenges with a new one posted on the first Friday of each month!



My inspiration slimline card for today using the Lace SVG Cutz Elegant Snowflakes and Winter Wishes Sentiment by LeighSBDesigns.






Materials used:
Slimline Elegant Snowflakes Lace SVG Cutz 
Winter Wishes from the Compendium Festive Christmas Sayings 
Hobby Craft Smooth White and Blues card
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter 

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16 January 2022

But the Raven

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For my inspiration today I used
Raven head in profile by LeighSBDesigns.


Materials Used:
Distress Oxide, Peeled Paint
Distress Ink, Fired Brick 
White Gel Pen
Nevermore wording from a sheet of words
Neenha Classic White Card
Black Cardstock

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Ode to Poe Canvas

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For my inspiration today using


Materials used:
Board Canvas
Black Gesso
Tree Stencil by Imagination Crafts
Spectrum Noir Pens
White Gel Pen
Distress Oxide, Peeled Paimt
Distress Ink, Faded Jeans

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13 January 2022

Oddleigh Edgar Allan Poe Tag

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For my inspiration 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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9 January 2022

Pop-up Card

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🎉 Now for our first CHALLENGE of 2022 🎉
LeighSBDesigns now hosts monthly Challenges with a new one posted on the first Friday of each month!
 


Santa is attached to the front of the card with one of those little goodies that makes him move/wobble...the inside is a pop-up!
 





Materials used:
Santa stamp
Trees, house, sleigh, reindeer, lamp post and snowman are a stamp set .. Magic Season by Art Gone Wild.
Rainbow foil
Tim Holtz distress inks
Ranger fine glitter and frosting flakes
Wording stamp
Promarkers
Sakura Pens


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Nevermore Tag

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🎉 Now for our first CHALLENGE of 2022 🎉
LeighSBDesigns now hosts monthly Challenges with a new one posted on the first Friday of each month!
 


For my inspiration tag I used Poe Portrait and Signature Set, Poe Signature with Quill, 
Distressed Raven Nevermore by LeighSBDesigns.


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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5 January 2022

Winter Robin

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There is a new challenge over at Outlawz ‘Wednesday Sketch’ for the next 2 weeks, sponsored by Creatful  Heart Designs.

For my inspiration card I used Winter Robin.


Materials used:
Robin on a Branch
Spectrum Noir Tri-brands
PVA Glue
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter 
Creative Expressions Colour Cloud Green
Scalloped Die
Gems

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4 January 2022

Especially for You

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There is a new challenge over at IkesWorldChallenges...this month is Anything Goes with an option of use a sentiment.

For my inspiration card I used Alice and Bunnies by Ike’s Art.


Materials used:
Alice and Bunnies
Crafters Companion Embossing Folder
Distress Oxide, Vintag, Broken China
Promarkers, Gold, Colbalt Blue, Blush
White Gel Pen
Light Blue Card
Dark Blue Card
Smooth white card

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1 January 2022

Pretty in Pink Tag

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There is a new challenge over at Outlawz ‘Saturday PAM’ for the next 2 weeks with the theme ‘Pretty in Pink’ sponsored by Patties Designs.

My inspiration Tag 




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28 December 2021

Deck the Halls Ornament

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To make my Festive Ornament I used SVG Cutz Christmas Ornament and Deck the Halls Sentiment by LeighSBDesigns. 



Materials used:
Christmas Ornament 
Deck the Halls from Christmas Compendium of Christmas Sayings
Snowflakes from A Winter Snowman set
Pinflair Iced Diamond 
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter 
White Fibre

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27 December 2021

Winter Snowman

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To make my card I used the Winter Snowman Lace SVG Cutz and Snowman Hugs Sentiment by LeighSBDesigns. 





Materials used; the 
Winter Snowman
Snowman Hugs from the Compendium of Festive Sayings
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter 
Sharpie Pens, Black, Orange
Pinflair Snow Dust 
Blue Flocking
Hobby Craft Smooth White, 
Two shades of Blue Card

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24 December 2021

Christmas Robin

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For my inspiration make I used the Robin Charm from the Lace SVG Cutz Christmas Tree Charms set by LeighSBDesigns. 



Materials used:
Robin and Garland from Christmas Tree Charms set 
Merry Christmas from the Compendium of Festive Sayings
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter 
Spectrum Noir Tri-blends, Alpine Green,
Dark Red, Tan
Hobby Craft Smooth White Card

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Easel Card Snowman

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For my inspiration make I made an Easel card using SVG Cutz Winter Snowman and Merry Christmas Sentiment by LeighSBDesigns. Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter




Materials used:
Winter Snowman
Merry Christmas Sentiment 
Hobby Craft Gold Glitter Card
Tim Holtz Clear Rock Candy Glitter 

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