Wednesday, 27 August 2014

Christmas Splatterings

Penny Black dies are THE best, I love how easy this Poinsettia is to cut out and colour!

Poinsettia splatter

Materials used: Penny Black Dies and Stamps 51-059 Joyful, 30-254 Beauty of the Season, 91-001 Les Petites White, Chameleon Alcohol Pens Crimson Red, Warm Sunset and Grass Green, Imagine Crafts/Tsukineko Versafine Crimson Red and Onyx Black, Eucalyptus Walnut Stain, Green Watercolour.

Thanks for popping by, hugs Cathy

Monday, 25 August 2014

Christmas in August - Yes really!

I am honoured to have been asked by Perfect Papercrafting to be a guest on their blog today, but wait for it...they wanted a Christmas project, yes I am sorry to bombard you with Christmas so early in the year when you are still enjoying the sun but you have to start making sometime! To see my gift card creation and a video tutorial hop on over here.

Shush, if you promise not to tell I will give you a little sneak peak here....

peak 2

peak 3

peak 1

Tools and Materials Required for This Project:
Perfect Layers Mini Border Tool Set (MLP100), Perfect Tears (PT100) and Perfect Ruler (PR100), Die Cutting Machine, Penny Black Snowflake Trio, Love & Joy & Tagged Dies, Spellbinders Grand Labels Eleven Die and Tonic Christmas Cracker Die. Penny Black Christmas Hugs and Bear Hug stamps. Chameleon Art Pens, Blue Violet, Aqua Marine, Cool Grey, Crimson Red, Hot Cocoa, Fawn, Emerald Green, Bark and Black. White, Turquoise, Purple and Teal card stock, White and Baby Blue & Dark Blue Glitter card stock, Turquoise Gems, Memento Luxe Tuxedo Black ink, Glue, double sided removable tape.

Thank you for joining me today, I hope you hop on over to the Perfect Papercrafting blog to check out the full project and video.
Hugs Cathy

Friday, 22 August 2014

Let it Snow

I just love the new Christmas stencils by Penny Black, I think this one is my favourite (for this week anyway!).

Sparkly snowflakes

Materials used: Penny Black Dies and Stencils 25-009 Snow Dance,51-066 Crystal Trio, 51-058 Joyous Wishes, White Texture Paste, Glamour Dust Glitter, DCVW antique Linen Pearl card and White card.

Thanks for stopping by, have a lovely weekend, Hugs Cathy

Thursday, 21 August 2014

Carnation Gift Tube

I am back on the SRM blog today, with my take on the TUBE! Want to have a peek at what I created...

Close up of tube flower

To see my full project please hop on over to the SRM blog here. I have fallen in love with these little tubes, you can do so much with them and fill them with lots of goodies, they make fabulous little gifts!

Thanks for joining me today, hugs

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

Die-ing for Christmas

Hello, I know I don't usually post on a Tuesday, but I just had to share that I have a project today over on the Penny Black blog here, creating this card.

Christmas Lights

For full instructions on how to create this project and for a list of materials used please visit the Penny Black blog here.

Back soon with another project, hugs