MY BLUE SUMMER HOUSE

MY BLUE SUMMER HOUSE

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

1st Pick

Birthday Card
Card Recipe
Card Blank - 10cm x 14.8cm.
Penny Black Stamp -1st Pick.
Stampers Anonymous Tim Holtz Collection Stamp - Way With Words.
Martha Stewart - Design Paper.
Martha Stewart Border Punch - Zig Zag.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

Hints and Tips
I like to use this clean and simple style for mens' cards. It is also I good way of using up scraps of design papers.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Cute Card Thursday Challenge: #334 Clean and Simple.

Love Linda xxx

Thursday, 14 August 2014

Blueberry Girl

Birthday Card
Card Recipe
Card Blank - 10cm x 14.8cm.
Mo Manning Digital Stamp - Blueberry Girl.
Doodlebugs Design Inc - Design Paper.
X-Cut Border Punch - Scallop.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

Hints and Tips
I always choose my design paper first then colour the image in to co-ordinate with it.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Mo's Digital Challenge: #235 Girl Birthday.

Love Linda xxx

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Cheers!

Birthday Card
Card Recipe
Card Blank - 10cm x 14.8cm.
Penny Black Stamp - Cheers!
Magnolia Stamp - Lazy Summer Days.
Doodlebugs Design Inc - Design Paper.
Spellbinders Nestabilities Die - Standard Circles Large, Petite Scalloped Circles Large.
EK Success Punch - Wave Flourish.
X-Cut Border Punch - Scallop.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

Hints and Tips
When choosing coloured card to matt and layer with use colours that co-ordinate with your design paper.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Penny Black and More Challenge: August Challenge Anything Goes.
Papertake Weekly Challenge: Spots and Dots.

Love Linda xxx

Tuesday, 12 August 2014

Paisley

Birthday Card
Card Recipe
Card Blank - 10cm x 14.8cm.
Indigo Blu Stamps -Little Voice.
Cricut Cartridge - Paisley.
EK Sucess Punch - Wave Flourish.
X-Cut Embossing  Punch - Botanical.

Hints and Tips
The 0wl is 3" in size.  The owl was mounted to the card using foam pads to add more dimension.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Fab 'n' Funky Challenges: #225 Inspired By A Movie. I Chose Legend of the Guardians:  The Owls of Ga'Hoole.

Love Linda xxx

Saturday, 2 August 2014

Relaxing Friend

Birthday Card
Card Recipe
Card Blank - 10.5cm x 14.8cm.
Stampabilities House Mouse Stamp - Relaxing Friend.
Tim Holtz Collection Stamp - Just Thoughts.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

Hints and Tips
This clean and simple card would be ideal for a male birthday card.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge: #175 Relax and Enjoy Life.

Love Linda xxx

Friday, 1 August 2014

Baby Fairy Bee

Birthday Card
Card Recipe
Card Blank - 10cm x 14.8cm.
Mo Manning Digital Stamp - Baby Fairy Bee.
Doodlebugs Design Inc - Design Paper.
Spellbinders Nestabilities Die - Petite Oval Large.
Memory Box Die - Puffy Clouds.
Martha Stewart Border Punch - Grass.
EK Success Punch - Retro Flowers.
Woodware Punch - Grass.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.

Hints and Tips
If you don't have paper or card to match your project you can always colour some white card or paper with your Copic markers this way the colour will match perfectly to your image.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Mo's Digital Challenge: #234 Things With Wings.

Love Linda xxx

Thursday, 31 July 2014

Teddy Bear Parade

Birthday Card
Card Recipe
Card Blank - 10cm x 14.8cm.
Tim Holtz Collection Stamps - Way With Words.
Cricut Cartridge - Teddy Parade.

Hints and Tips
The teddy is 4" in size.  Die cutting the teddy is a good way to use up left over scraps of card.

This card was entered into the following challenges:

Love Linda xxx