Tuesday, 28 October 2014

Waltzingmouse Stamps October New Release Blog Hop

It's time for Waltzingmouse Stamps October Blog Hop!!!

For the past three days the Waltzingmouse Stamps design team have been sharing previews of the new products for October 2014. 

We have three Winter themed stamp sets - Flurries, Jolly Old Elf and Elf Made. We also have two new dies - Pretty Panel #1 and Pretty Panel #2. All of these products are available to purchase from the store at approx. 7.15pm GMT today

You should have arrived here from Julia's blog and, in case you lose your way, you can find all of the release details over on Claire's blog. 

My card today features Elf Made.


Copic colours used:
Skin - E000, E00, E11, R20
Hair - E23, E25, E29
Clothing - R22, R24, R27, R29. Y21, Y26, Y28

Next on the hop is the very talented Laurie

*All of our new release products will be available to purchase in the Waltzingmouse Stamps store at approx 7.15pm GMT today.

*Be sure to go to Claire's blog where you will find all of the new release details

Join us on Facebook where we would love for you to share your own Waltzingmouse Stamps projects. 

Thanks for popping by!
Sandie
xXx

Monday, 27 October 2014

Waltzingmouse Stamps October New Release Previews - Day Three

It's the final day of the Waltzingmouse Stamps October 2014 New Release previews. All of these products will be available to purchase in store tomorrow, October 28th, and we will also be having our blog hop.

You will find all of the new release and blog hop details over on Claire's blog tomorrow.

This month we have three fun Christmas and Winter themed stamp sets. We also have two new Dies - Pretty Panels #1 and Pretty Panels #2

Today we are previewing Elf Made


All products will be available to purchase from the Waltzingmouse Stamps Store on October 28th, from approx 7.15pm GMT. 

For more Design Team inspiration check out our Facebook Page, where you can also share your own Waltzingmouse Stamps projects. You can also find all of our new release projects on Pinterest

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Sunday, 26 October 2014

Waltzingmouse Stamps October Release Previews - Day 2

 It's Day Two of Waltzingmouse Stamps October 2014 New Release previews.

This month we have three fun Christmas and Winter themed stamp sets. We also have two new Dies - Pretty Panels #1 and Pretty Panels #2

Over the next 2 days our design team will continue to preview the new products for October. All of these products will be available to purchase in the store on October 28th, when we will also be having our blog hop.

Yesterday we showcased the new Flurries stamp set and our two new dies, Pretty Panel #1 and Pretty Panel #2 and today we are previewing Jolly old Elf.

I just love traditional christmas colours and both of my cards reflect this. I kept them very clean and simple, using embossing folders for texture.

I stamped the stockings with distress inks and cut them out with a scissors. I 'hung' them on some red/green bakers twine, mounting them on 3D foam dots.


On my second card I stamped Santa with distress ink and heat embossed some snowflakes with clear embossing powder, I then added some pearl pen to the centre of each snowflake. 



You can see the rest of the Design Team's creations over on the Waltzingmouse Inspiration Blog.

All products will be available to purchase from the Waltzingmouse Stamps Store on October 28th, from approx 7.15pm GMT. 

For more Design Team inspiration check out our Facebook Page, where you can also share your own Waltzingmouse Stamps projects. You can also find all of our new release projects on  Pinterest

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Crafting Ireland Guest Feature - Waltzingmouse Stamps

Halloween Card and Treat Bag

Hi! Today I am sharing a Halloween Card and Treat Bag set I made for Crafting Ireland featuring  Waltzingmouse Stamps Boo and Friends & Peek a Boo Sentiments


The card measures 4.25" x 5.5" and the papers I've used are 'Enchanted' by Authentique. I've matted them with black and orange cardstock. I cut the spiderweb circle with nestabilities and mounted my ghost on 3D foam. I added some Spiderweb corners and some Eerie bats to embellish. 
Copics markers used - C3, D5,C7, C9


The treat bag is simply a cellophane bag cut down to size. I used the same patterned papers as on the card. I cut a strip of stripey paper about 2" deep, folded it in half, slipped it over the top of the bag and stapled it closed. Then I used nestabilities scalloped circles and classic circles for the sentiment. I adhered the sentiment, from Peek-a-Boo Sentiments with 3D foam and added a bat to tie it in with the card. 


Waltzingmouse Stamps products used - 

Other products used -
Authentique "Enchanted" 6x6 paper pad

Sandie
xXx


Monday, 20 October 2014

WOW! Embossing Powder with 3-L Adhesives Blog Hop

Good morning! Today WOW! Embossing powder are hopping along with 3-L Adhesives and both design teams are showcasing products all this week. Check out the WOW! Embossing blog for all the details!

I made 2 cards for today's feature - 

3L Products Used
EZ- Runner
Black Foam Sheet

WOW! Embossing products used

3L Products Used
EZ- Runner
White Foam Sheet

WOW! Embossing products used

Sandie
xXx


Monday, 13 October 2014

Stamping Bella NEW release Uptown Girl Fiona Loves Flowers

Hi!! Today I am sharing a card I made featuring Fiona Loves Flowers, one of the new Uptown Girls from Stamping Bella


I kept my card very clean and simple, keeping the focus on the image and sentiment. I coloured her up with copic makers and added a single layer of red paper behind. To embellish I cut a Lattice Doily Border and added some Opal pearl pen. 

You can find all of the NEW release stamps, including Fiona loves Flowers, HERE
For more Stamping Bella inspiration why not drop by the Stamping Bella Sisterhood Facebook page

Have a great day!
Sandie
xXx



Sunday, 12 October 2014

WOW! Embossing - One Stamp, Two Ways

Hi! It's my turn to share some WOW! Embossing DT inspiration with you.
Our theme this month is One Stamp - Different Looks

I made 2 cards using one of the butterfly stamps from the With Love clear stamp set.

On the first card I used Clear Gloss powder on white card and sponged the background with Victorian Velvet distress ink. 
Tip: Rub over the butterflies with a damp cloth to remove any ink residue. 
I matted it onto white card and used 3D foam to adhere it to the card base. 
I stamped the sentiment with Archival black ink and distressed the edges with the Victorian Velvet. 
Finally, I added some liquid pearls randomly to the card front.


For my second card I used the butterfly as a focal image. 
I stamped it out onto smooth card and coloured it, to match my papers, using copic markers. 
Purples - V000, V02, V04
Green - YG21, YG23, YG25
I cut  the image out with Lacy Circles nestabilities, adhered it to the card with 3D foam and added some liquid pearl around the circle and under the sentiment. 


WOW! products used:
Stamp - With Love
Powders - Clear Gloss

For your chance to win some WOW! Embossing goodies make sure to enter our monthly challenge :)

Sandie
xXx

Friday, 10 October 2014

Stamping Bella Bellariffic Friday - Sketch!

Hi!! Have you seen the new Stamping Bella store???? It's fabarooni, go have a look!!! 

This week the Bella Babes had another great sketch to follow along to


and this is my take on it. 

My card features Uptown Girl Faith the Fairy. She's been coloured up with copic markers and a little stickles added to her bling. 

The papers are from a 6x6 pack that I found in my stash. I'm not sure of the brand as the front was gone off of it. To embellish I added some Cherry Blossom Branches, Cherry Blossom Flowers, Prima flowers, ribbon and a metal charm. 

Check out the rest of the Bella Babes makes over on the blog. Don't forget to drop in Stamping Bella Facebook page for all the latest news, and the SB Sisterhood group to share your wonderful makes with us!!

And remember, if you want a chance a winning our monthly prize, just email your entry to Em by Thursday so that it can be included in the blog post :)

Sandie
xXx

Thursday, 9 October 2014

Pumpkin Halloween Album - Crafty Cutting

Good morning!! Today I am sharing another Halloween project featuring the NEW Pumpkin Die Cuts from Crafty Cutting


On the internal pages I left the facial cut outs in place and secured them with double sided tape before covering the pages with paper. 

The papers are a mix of  Bo Bunny's Fright Delight, Aunthentique's Enchanted and Graphic 45's An Eerie Tale





Other products:
Creepy Vines Die cuts
Making Memories Spellbound Chipboard Alphas
Daisy D's Cardstock Word Stickers
Green Ribbon
Black Twine
Halloween Charms

Have a great day!
Sandie
xxx

Monday, 6 October 2014

Stamping Bella Bellariffic Friday - 1, 2 ,3!

This week we had a 1,2,3 theme to follow for Stamping Bella's Bellariffic Friday
I created an art journal page using 1 Sentiment. 2 Stencils & 3 Stamp sets - Full Circle Background, Journal your art out Grungy Set, Framed Numbers.






This week we have another fab sketch to follow along to...

Check out the rest of the Bella Babes makes over on the blog. Don't forget to drop in Stamping Bella Facebook page for all the latest news, and the SB Sisterhood group to share your wonderful makes with us!!

And remember, if you want a chance a winning our monthly prize, just email your entry to Em by Thursday so that it can be included in the blog post :)

Sandie
xXx


Saturday, 4 October 2014

La-La Land Crafts Inspiration Friday - Oodles of Doodles

This week our theme for La-La Land Crafts Inspiration Friday is Oodles of Doodles - Doodle anywhere on your image or project

My card features Paper Doll Marci (Hearts) and I used a copic multi liner to doodle a frame around the card. I also added some doodles to the heart on Marci's shirt. 


Copic Markers used:
Skin - E000, E00, E11, R20
Hair - E23, E25, E27, E29
Clothing/Shoes - Y13, Y17, Y19. V12, V15, V17
Hearts - R43, R24, R46
Doodles - Copic Multi Liner

You can join in on all the La-La Land Crafts fun over on our Facebook Page, where you can also post your own La-la Land Crafts creations. You can also find us on Pinterest!

Happy crafting
Sandie
xXx
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