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Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Spring is in the Air

Good morning Crafty Friends, well it's time again for another new challenge over at The Crafty Addicts. Our theme as always is 'Anything Goes' or you could follow our twist of 'Spring is in the Air' Sponsoring us this month, is the fabulous Dr Digi. The image I am using for my inspirational project is Green Fingers and Thumbs. Isn't she fab?... Here is my finished card, hope you like it!
My Project 
Products Used 
Dr Digi
Green Fingers and Thumbs - Image

Promarkers 
Satin, Blush, Pear Green, Marsh Green, Olive Green, Pastel Yellow, Tan, Antique Pink and Cool Grey 2
Limited Edition:- Grey Squirrel, March Hare, Tawny Owl, Morning Mist, Lime Twist and Apple Cider

Trimcraft
First Edition:- 'Botanical Beauty' Papers and 'Foliage' Dies
Simply Creative:- Adhesive Pearls

Spellbinders
Standard Circles Small Die and Scalloped Circle Die

Leane Creatief
Lea'bilities:- Barrow and Watering Can Dies

Prima
Various Flowers

From My Stash
Silver, Bronze, Green Mirror and Gold Glitter Card and Ribbon

For this I layered on to a 7x5 card blank, complimenting papers, glitter card and a ribbon border. The image I printed onto water colour card, coloured with promarkers then carefully cut out, placing as shown, along with die cut wheelbarrow and watering can. I decorated with 3d paper flowers and die cut leaves. Finishing off with adhesive pearl gems and sentiment topper.
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Thanks so much for taking the time to stop by and hope that I have inspired you to come and join us for this months new challenge, we would love to see your fabulous projects. So head on over to our blog, there you will find more gorgeous inspirational creations made by my fellow team buddies. Why not leave them some love too!

So until next time
'Keep Crafting'
Hugs Donna (DT)
xxx


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Sunday, 6 May 2018

Keira Freebie

Hi there Crafty Friends, well the weekend is nearly over, but before it is, I want to share with you my my inspirational project using this cute little freebie image by Digi Doodle Studios in conjunction with Kit and Clowder Colouring Group, so head there, follow the instructions and grab this cutie for free, while you can!! Once the event is finshed you will be able to purchase her here.
My Project 
Products Used 
Digi Doodle Studios 
'Keira' Image

Promarkers 
Blush, Satin, Pale Pink, Baby Pink, Rose Pink, Sandstone, Tan, Caramel, Cinnamon, Cool Grey 4
Limited Editions:- Summer Sun, Pink Lobster, Pink Mittens, Budding Rose and Apple Cider

Trimcraft
First Edition - 'Pretty Posy' Papers and Foliage Dies
Dovecraft - Butterfly and Sentiment Dies, Pink Glitter Card, Various Adhesive Pearls/Gems

Hobbycraft
Pink Flowers

DecoArt
Clear Glamour Dust

From My Stash
Pink Stripe Ribbon and Green Mirror Card

Layered together, coordinating papers onto glitter card, along with ribbon border. Printed, coloured then carefully cut out image and placed as shown. Added flowers, die cut leaves, butterfly and sentiment, pearl gems and ribbon bow. Finishing off with some fine glitter accents.

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Thanks so much for stopping by my blog, please make sure you pop over to Kit and Clowder for your little 'freebie' and join us over at Digi Doodle Studios Facebook Group too, for more inspiration and fun. We also have our Monthly Challenge that you are more than welcome to share all your fab creations to, so why not use your freebie!!

Look forward to seeing you next time
Until then
'Keep Crafting'
Hugs Donna
xxx



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Friday, 4 May 2018

Ribbons and Pearls

Hi there Crafty Friends, it's my turn today to share with you, my inspirational project for Digi Doodle Studios. I am using this cute little image called Heather. Isn't she fab...What do you think? For my project, I am following our Challenge theme of 'Ribbons and Pearls'...
My Project 
Products Used 
Digi Doodle Studios
'Heather' Image

Promarkers
Satin, Blush, Sandstone, Caramel, Cool Grey 3&4, Antique Pink
Limited Editions:- Summer Sun, Daffodil Bloom, Apple Cider, Pink Mittens and Budding Rose
Crafter's Companion - Watercolour Card

Trimcraft
First Edition - 'Mulberry Kisses' Paper and Foliage Die
Dovecraft - Butterfly and 'With Love' Dies
Simply Creative - Gems

Spellbinders
Triple Floral Dies

Prima
Lavender Collection Flowers

DecoArt
Gold Glamour Dust 

From My Stash
Green Mirror Card, Gold Glitter Card, Lace Ribbon, and Pearl Gems

On an 8x8 card blank, I layered glitter card and lace effect paper, together with lace ribbon border. After printing, colouring and die cutting image, I placed this onto die cut glitter card then placed as shown. To decorate, I added prima flowers along with die cut leaves and butterflies. Finishing off with die cut sentiment.
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Thanks so much for taking the time to stop by. Don't forget to pop over to our Challenge and if you fancy some more inspiration and fun, then do stop by our Facebook Group, would be lovely to see all your fab creations!!

Looking forward to your next visit
Until then
'Keep Crafting'
Hugs Donna (GDT)
xxx


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Wednesday, 4 April 2018

Thanks A Bunch

Good morning Crafty friends from a very wet dull and misty Ayrshire, hope the weather is much better where you are!! Well it's a new month and that means another new challenge to play along with over at The Crafty Addicts Challenge blog. Sponsoring us this month is the fabulous Polkadoodles. As per normal our theme is 'Anything Goes' but you could try our twist of 'April Showers', and how vey apt for the weather here! Lol...

For my inspiration I have followed the 'Anything Goes' theme and using 'Big Bunch' image, isn't she gorgeous!? I have enjoyed this project...and so here is my finished creation...
My Project 
Products Used 
Polkadoodles 
'Big Bunch' Image

ProMarkers 
Pastel Beige, Khaki, Marsh Green, Pear Green, Moss, Olive Green and limited edition Apple Cider
Copic Ciao
Cotton Pearl and Pinkish White

Trimcraft
First Edition - 'Mulberry Kisses' papers and Foliage dies
Simply Creative - Gree pearl gems

Little Birdie 
3d Mix Green flower
Hobbycraft 
2 paper flowers white coloured with Promarkers to coordinate

Panpastel
Yellow ochre tint
DecoArt
Gold glamour dust

Spellbinders 
Grand decorative oval die
Presscut 
Oval die

From My Stash
Green lace ribbon, Gold ribbon, Gold glitter card, Gold glitter flowers and Peel offs


On a 7x5 card blank, I layered together coordinating papers and ribbon border. The image I printed on to watercolour card, coloured, added loose glitter and panpastel then die cut, adding on to die cut glitter card and placing as shown. To decorate I used 3d flowers, die cut leaves, glitter flowers and pearl gems. Finishing off with peel off sentiment.
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Thanks so much for taking the time to stop by and hope that I have inspired you to come and play along with us for our monthly challenge, we would love to see your fabulous crafts. So head on over to our blog, if you need more inspiration you will see all the gorgeous creations made by my fellow DT buddies. Why not leave them some love too!

So until next time
'Keep Crafting'
Hugs Donna (DT)
xxx


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Tuesday, 3 April 2018

My First Post as GD for Digi Doodle Studios

Hi there folks, hope you have all had a fab Easter weekend and not eaten too many choccie eggs!

Well I have some good news, this is my first post as Guest Designer for Digi Doodle Studios! I am so thrilled to be part of this fabulous team!

For my first post, I am showcasing this brand new sweetie called Lila and Tessa. Isn't it grogeous? It's part of the New Release 'Cutie Paws' collection, which you can find here! I have created my card following our current challenge theme of 'Spring Fever'. If you fancy playing along, come on over and join us at Digi Doodle Studio Challenge blog. So without further ado, here is my inspiration...
My Project 
Products Used 
Digi Doodle Studio - 'Lila and Tessa' Image
ProMarkers - Apple, Leaf Green, Lemon, Tulip Yellow, Baby Pink, Rose Pink, Cerise, Tan and Caramel
Copic Ciao - Cotton Pearl and Pinkish White
Gold Glitter Pen

Trimcraft
Dovecraft - 'Couture du Jour' paper
Simply Creative - Pearl gems
First Edition - 'Foliage' die

Little Birdie - 3d White Flowers (Coloured with Promarkers) and Leaves
Hobbycraft - Small yellow flower on bow.

From My Stash - Gold glitter card and Pink grosgrain ribbon

Layered together paper and glitter card, shaping corners, adding ribbon border then placing on a 7x7 card blank. The image I printed, coloured in bright Spring colours, carefully cut out and placed as shown. To decorate I added 3d white flowers, that I also colored to coordinate with image, and leaves along with die cut glitter leaves to add some extra sparkle...Finishing off with some adhesive pearl gems and some gold glitter pen highlights to image! 

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Thanks so much for taking the time to stop by, don't forget to come and play our challenge, and if you want some more fun and loads more inspiration then do join us over at our Facebook Group page here!!

Looking forward to your next visit
Until then
'Keep Crafting'
Hugs Donna
xxx


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Thursday, 29 March 2018

Birthday Wishes...

Hiya, another post from me, this time sharing the card I made for my Son's girlfriend in her favourite colours of blue...
My Project 
Products Used
Trimcraft
Dovecraft - Butterfly Dies and Gems

Little Birdie - Paper Flower (Centre)
Prima - Blue Flowers
Cheery Lynn Designs - Fanciful Flourish Die
M&C Boutique (The Works) - Circular Dies
Crafter's Companion - Die'sire 'Tumbling Leaves Embossing Folder and Watercolour Card

From My Stash - Rainbow Miri Card and Silver Miri Card

Here I embossed a 7x7 card blank using 'Tumbling Leaves' folder. Creating this floral design on top using a mixture of 3d paper flowers, die cut butterflies, leaf flourish, finishing off with printed die cut sentiment topper.
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Thanks again so much for taking the time to stop by!

Until next time
'Keep Crafting'
Hugs Donna 
xxx

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