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Sunday, July 20, 2014

Girl with a Rose Hair Clip

I made this card to enter into a couple of challenges that I have been meaning to try:


 Card Specs
Stamp/Image: MilkCoffee Digi 'Girl with a Rose Hair Clip'
Colouring: Copics
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Echo Park 'For the Record 2' and Carta Bella 'True Friends'
 Inks: Printer and Versafine Onyx Black
 Die Cuts: NIL
 Embellishments:   Kaiser Pearls, Misc Ribbon and Misc Rub-On

 I am also going to enter this into the following challenges
ABC Challenge - P is for Pearls
Charisma Cardz Challenge # 15 - Anything Goes
Crafty Girls Challenge # 22 - Anything Goes

Happy Crafting
Sam xx

 PS - Here is the Sketchbook Saturday Sketch for you to try.
 
Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Some very Exciting News

Southern Girls Challenge

 Today I can let you in on some recent very exciting news....I've been accepted in the 
YEAH!


My first project will be up on the 4th September so don't forget to check it out!

I'll be in Team Trace along with these awesome peeps


Now you need to go check out the other Design Team's work...new and old as you will not be disappointed. 

 Happy Crafting
Sam

Sunday, July 13, 2014

Welcome Baby Sophie

This week at The Squirrel and The Fox the challenge is Ribbon and Lace.

  Our sponsor for this challenge is Robyn's Fetish and and the prize up for grabs will be 3 Digistamps from their store.

I have created a card using a Meljen's design image - Cuddle Bun Baby.



Card Specs 
Stamp/Image:  Meljen's design 'Cuddle Bun Baby' and Lili of the Valley 'For You Circular Sentiments'
Colouring: Copics
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper:Carta Bella 'True Friends'
 Inks: Printer and  Versafine 'Onyx Black'
 Die Cuts: Spellbinders Classic and Scalloped Circles ans Sizzix 'Ida Lou's Flower box' font
 Embellishments: Kaiser Pearls, MiscLace, Misc Ribbon, Misc flowers and KindyGlitz

 I am going to enter this into the following challenges
Brown Sugar Challenge # 102 - Pink and Pearls
SisterAct Card Challenge # 65 - Anything Goes
Ladybug Crafts Ink TLT Challenge - Babies
Digi Makeover Challenge # 148 - Anthing goes (and GDT call)

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

Happy Crafting
Sam xx

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Spotty Lollipop Birthday

It's been a while since I have made a card for no particular reason other than to enter a challenge...no Design Team requirement, no Birthday in mind and no Orders to fulfil.

I went to my bestie's place and made this card with the sole purpose to enter into the latest Little Miss Muffet Challenge (# 89 - Sketch Challenge)

Let me introduce you to the very cute Swing n Slides Lollipop Girl!


Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Little Miss Muffet Stamps 'Swings 'n Slides Lollipop' and CC Designs 'Birthday Logos'
Colouring: Copics
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Echo Park 'Here and No'
 Inks: Printer and Versafine Onyx Black
 Die Cuts: 1 1/4" circle punch and CC Designs 'Acorn'
 Embellishments:   Kaiser Gems and KindyGlitz

 I am going to enter this into the following challenges
4 Crafty Chicks Challenge # 202 - Inspired by a Song (Lollipop by the Chordettes)
Charisma Cardz Challenge # 15 - Anything Goes
Cute Card Thursday Challenge # 329 - Pretty Papers

Happy Crafting
Sam xx
Sunday, June 29, 2014

Christmas in July with The Squirrel and The Fox!

This fortnight at  The Squirrel and the Fox  the challenge is Christmas In July. And our Sponsor with some cool prize is Sweet n Sassy Stamps.

Card Specs 
Stamp/Image: Sweet n Sassy 'Pippin's Christmas Lights'
Colouring: Copics
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper:KaiserCraft 'Silly Season'
 Inks: Printer
 Die Cuts: Spellbinders Classic and Scolloped Circle, Taylored expressions 'Curly Swirlies' and Martha Stewart border Punch
 Embellishments: Kaiser Gems, Misc Christmas decoration, Misc Rub-ons and KindyGlitz

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

Happy Crafting
Sam xx
 
Sunday, June 15, 2014

Use something metal with The Squirrel and The Fox

Sorry everyone for the late post!

This fortnight at  The Squirrel and the Fox  the challenge is to Use something metal and our sponsor this fortnight is Delicious Doodles with some cool prizes up for grabs.


Card Specs 
Stamp/Image: Delicious Doodles 'Fern the Forest Fairy' and CC Designs 'Birthday Logos'
Colouring: Copics
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: KaiserCraft 'Tiny Woods'
 Inks: Printer,  Versafine 'Onyx Black' and Jim Hotlz Destress Ink 'vintage photo'
 Die Cuts: Circle Punch
 Embellishments: Kaiser Gems, Misc Ribbon and charm

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

Happy Crafting
Sam xx
 
 
Sunday, May 18, 2014

Let's Hear it for the Girls!

This fortnight at The Squirrel and The Fox the challenge is 'Let's hear it for the Girls' and actually we are shaking things up with this challenge running for a month.  So more time to get something in the draw.
 Our awesome sponsor is one of my favourites - Make It Crafty with a fabulous prize of a $10 gift  voucher and if you use a Make It Crafty image you have chance to win a second price...another $10 gift voucher.
So here is my Girlie card using MIC image: Emo - Emmeline Gift
Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Make It Crafty 'Emo Emmeline Gift'
Colouring: Copic
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Echo Park 'Here & Now'
 Inks: Printer ans Tim Holtz 'Salty Ocean' Distress Ink
 Die Cuts: Nil
 Embellishments:  Prima flowers, Kaiser Pearls and an old fashioned label maker

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


Happy Crafting
Sam xx
Sunday, May 11, 2014

My favourite stamp with Anyone for Anya?

Today on this fine Mother's day a new Anyone for Anya? challenge is to begin and this one will be an easy one for you all.


Use your favourite Stamp


Remeber there is some awesome prizes up for grabs!



Card Specs
Stamp/Image: The Greeting Farm 'Anya Treats' (my most favourite The Greeting Farm stamp!) and CC Designs 'Birthday Logos'
Colouring: Copic
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Bo Bunny 'Sweet Tooth' Collection
 Inks: Memento 'Tuxedo Black'
 Die Cuts: Nil
 Embellishments: Queen & Co 'Felt Fusion' Kaiser Pearls, 3D Crystal Lacquer and KindyGlitz


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, May 4, 2014

Happy Mother's Day for next Sunday!

Sorry I'm a little late getting my post up this week...it was a struggle to get moving on this really cold Melbourne morning!

So anyway this fortnight at The Squirrel and The Fox the challenge is 'Mother's Day'

  Our sponsor is Doodle Pantry and there is an awesome prize of a $10 Doodle Pantry voucher up for grab.


Sorry no card specs this week!

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

Happy Crafting
Sam xx
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Anything Goes with LMMS and my last post as GDT

Today is my last card as Guest Designer at Little Miss Muffet Challenges for this time around...here is for hoping they'll have me back later in the year! 

This challenge is an Anything Goes challenge and I have used another one of the new release images - Swings 'n Slides Lil' Kitty


Copic Colours
Skin - E0000, E51, E11, R11
Hair  - E23, E27
Clothes -R20, R22, R27, YG0000, YG09, YG06, W1, BV000
Hat and Boots - C1, C3, C7, C9, 110, RV13, R85

Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Little Miss Muffet Stamps 'Swings 'n Slides Lil' Kitty' and Close to My Heart 'Perfect-fir Birthday Occasions'
Colouring: Copics as above
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Echo Park 'Beautiful Life'
 Inks: Printer and Versafine Onyx Black
 Die Cuts: 1 1/4" circle punch and Misc leaf punch
 Embellishments:  Misc flower, Kaiser Gems, BoBunny Doilies, Misc Ribbon and KindyGlitz

 I am going to enter this into the following challenges
Crafting by Designs Challenge # - April showers brig May flowers
Creative Card Crew Challenge # 60 - Girlie

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

Happy Crafting
Sam xx
Little Miss Muffet Stamps