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Sunday, April 20, 2014

Happy Easter and use some die cuts.

HAPPY EASTER!

So on this lovely Easter Sunday The Squirrel and The Fox starts a new challenge to 'Use a Die-cut or punch'.

And another one of my fav digi companies is the sponsor this week.....yeah for Kenny K.  You could win 5 Kenny K digis if you entered our challenge.


Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Kenny K 'Happy Hour' and Die-namics 'Just the Ticket'
Colouring: Copic
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper:KaiserCraft 'Seaside Collection'
 Inks: Versafine Onyx Black and Printer
 Die Cuts: Die-namics Open Scallop Edge, Ticket and Sentimental Flourish and Spellbinders Scalloped and Classic Ovals
 Embellishments:  Misc gems and KindyGlitz

 I am going to enter this into the following challenges
TBA

Now go check out the other DT's amazing creations at The Squirrel and The Fox


Happy Crafting
Sam xx
 
 
Thursday, April 17, 2014

A little bit of Inspiration with LMMS

Well I am still Guest Designer at Little Miss Muffet Stamps and this week I have a little Inspiration for you using one of the new release images...she is my newest favourite!

Isn't Jr. Hatter Lilith just the cutest??


Copic Colours
Skin - E000, E51, E11, R11
Hair and Boots -  E21, E23, E25, E47
Clothes -Y11, Y13, Y15, YR24,  YG11, YG13, YG17
Tights and Hat - RV, 10RV11, RV13, RV23, RV25, RV29, RV34
Birdies -B12

Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Little Miss Muffet Stamps 'Jr. Hatter' Lilith
Colouring: Copics as above
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Carta Bella 'True Friends'
 Inks: Printer
 Die Cuts: Classic and Scalloped Oval and Misc leave punch
 Embellishments:  Ruby Rock-it flower, Kaiser Gems and KindyGlitz


 I am going to enter this into the following challenges
Crafty Girls Challenge # 16 - Anything Goes
Creative Moments Challenge # 40 - Anything Girlie
A little bit crafty challenge - The Birds and the Bees
Challenge 4 Everybody Challenge # 40 - Anything Goes


Now go check out the other DT's amazing creations at  Little Miss Muffet Challenges and to enter the latest Distressing Challenge.

Happy Crafting
Sam xx
Little Miss Muffet Stamps
Thursday, April 10, 2014

Get it Distressed with LMMS

It's my second appearance as a Guest Design Team Member for Little Miss Muffet Challenges...still Awesome!
For this week the challenge set for you is Distressing and I have used an oldie but a goodie....Peggy Sue Hatter.  I just love these Hatter images....I have to have them all :)

Copic Colours
Skin - E000, E51, E11, R11
Hair -  E21, E42, E44, E47, E08
Dress -BG70, BG72, BG75, BG78, C3
Hat - C1, C3, C4, R81, R85, YG13, YG17, YG21

Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Little Miss Muffet Stamps 'Peggy Sue Hatter' and Stamping Bella 'Tickets'
Colouring: Copics as above
Card Stock: Plain, Kraft and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: TBA
 Inks: Printer and Versafine 'Onyx Black'
 Die Cuts: Misc Hearts (for the leaves of the flower)
 Embellishments:  Misc flowers, Kaiser Gems, Misc Ribbon, staples and KindyGlitz

Now go check out the other DT's amazing creations at  Little Miss Muffet Challenges.

Happy Crafting
Sam xx
Little Miss Muffet Stamps
Sunday, April 6, 2014

Aye-Aye Captain

This month at Anyone for Anya? the challenge is

Anchors Away - Nautical/Sailors Theme
Card Specs
Stamp/Image: The Greeting Farm 'AO Ahoy' Set
Colouring: Copic
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Over the moon Press 'Boy - Sailboats'
 Inks: Memento 'Tuxedo Black' and Versafine 'Sepia'
 Die Cuts: Martha Stewart Border punch
 Embellishments: Misc buttons and Ribbon


Now go check out the other DT's amazing creations at Anyone for Anya? and don't forget to enter!
Happy Crafting
Sam xx
design team

All Creatures Great and Small

This week at The Squirrel and The Fox the challenge is All creatures great and small.
 
  Our sponsor for this challenge is Oak Pond Creations and the prize up for grabs will be 3 of their fabulous Digis.
 
 
Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Stampendous 'Rooster' and CC Designs 'Birthday Logos'
Colouring: Copic
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Glitz 'Cashmere Dame' PP
 Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black
 Die Cuts: Misc Circle Punches
 Embellishments:  Raffia and Kaiser gems

 I am going to enter this into the following challenges
TBA
Now go check out the other DT's amazing creations at The Squirrel and The Fox


Happy Crafting
Sam xx
 
 
Thursday, April 3, 2014

Exciting News - I'm GDT at LMMS

So I have exciting news to tell you!

This month (April) I am a Guest Design Team Member for Little Miss Muffet Challenges...Awesome!

For this week..my first appearance I have coloured up 'Celeste Amberglow Owl Always Love You' for inspiration.


Copic Colours
Skin - E000, E01, E51, E11, R11, R20
Hair -  E29, E30, E34, E37
Clothes - B32, BG23, BG49, BG57, RV02, RV04, W1
Owl -  E23, E27


Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Little Miss Muffet Stamps 'Celeste Amberglow Owl Always Love You'
Colouring: Copics as above
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: KaiserCraft 'Confetti' PP
 Inks: Printer
 Die Cuts: Martha Stewart 'Butterfly' and Border punch
 Embellishments:  Misc flowers, Kaiser Gems and KindyGlitz

 I am going to enter this into the following challenges
Top Tip Tuesday Challenge - Cute
4 Crafty Chicks Challenge # 188 - Colour a stamped image
Fan-Tastic Tuesday Challenge # 29 - Use a Patterned paper
Papertake Weekly Challenge - Anything Goes
Cutie Pie Challenge # 66 - Cute with Dies and Punches

Now go check out the other DT's amazing creations at  Little Miss Muffet Challenges.

Happy Crafting
Sam xx
Little Miss Muffet Stamps
Sunday, March 23, 2014

Inspired by a book!


This week at The Squirrel and The Fox the challenge is Inspired by a book.  Our awesome sponsor is The Paper Shelter with a fabulous prize of a $20 gift Certificate.

My book  (which I am sure you have already guessed ) is Rapunzel.

Card Specs
Stamp/Image: The Paper Shelter 'Rapunzel'
Colouring: Copic
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Merci 'Girls' DP
 Inks: Printer
 Die Cuts: Spellbinders Classic and Floral Ovals and Quickuts Corners
 Embellishments:  Misc flowers, Kaiser Pearls and Liquid Pearls

 I am going to enter this into the following challenges
TBA

Now go check out the other DT's amazing creations at The Squirrel and The Fox


Happy Crafting
Sam xx
Sunday, March 9, 2014

Autumn or Spring with The Squirrel and The Fox

This week at The Squirrel and the Fox the challenge is 'Autumn or Spring' and I have gone with Spring myself.  Our sponsor is Sweet 'n Sassy and they have 4 digis up for grabs as our prize this fortnight.


Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Sweet 'n' Sassy 'Birds n Roses' digital image
Colouring: Copic
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Kaiser Craft 'Miss Nelly
 Inks: Printer
 Die Cuts: Spellbinders Classic and scalloped Circles
 Embellishments:  Washi Tap, Kaiser gems, Prima Flowers and Misc Rub-Ons

I am going to enter this into the following challenges
TBA

Now go check out the other DT's amazing creations at The Squirrel and the Fox


Happy Crafting
Sam xx


Monday, March 3, 2014

Masculine or Grungy at Anyone for Anya?

This month at Anyone for Anya? the challenge is

Masculine or Grungy 



Card Specs
Stamp/Image: The Greeting Farm 'Skater Ian' and Hero Arts 'Happy Birthday'
Colouring: Copic
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Simple Stories 'Vintage Bliss
 Inks: Memento ' Tuxedo Black' and Versafine 'Sepia'
 Die Cuts: Spellbinders Circles
 Embellishments: Kaiser Pearls

I am going to enter this into the following Challenges
Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge # 18 - Make it Masculine
Crafty Catz Challenge # 220 - Anything Goes
Paper Crafting Journey Challenge - Make it Manly/Boyish

Now go check out the other DT's amazing creations at Anyone for Anya? and don't forget to enter!

Happy Crafting
Sam xx
design team
Sunday, February 23, 2014

Something Spooled at the Squirrel and the Fox

This week at The Squirrel and the Fox the challenge is 'Something Spooled' and our sponsor is the awesome Make It Crafty.

I believe this is a two fantastic prize on offer this fortnight so get some cards happening.


Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Make It Crafty 'Over the Threshold'
Colouring: Copic
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Pebbles Inc 'Yours truly'
 Inks: Printer
 Die Cuts: Spellbinders'Floral Ovals'
 Embellishments:  Misc organsa (My spooled item), Kaiser Gems and Rub-ons.

I am going to enter this into the following challenges
Card Makin Mamas Challege # 81 - Stack it Up (3 or more layers)
Sister Act Card Challenge # 45 - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp Challenge - Wedding or Anniversary


Now go check out the other DT's amazing creations at The Squirrel and the Fox


Happy Crafting
Sam xx

 
Make it Crafty