Thursday, April 28, 2016

Whimsy Inspiration - Kitty-ology!

Hi Everyone!

I have another card to share with you today from the fabulous Whimsy Stamps April 2016 Release!

My card today features the absolutely adorable 'Kitty-ology' and the included sentiment from the Crissy Armstrong Collection, available at Whimsy Stamps.


The image is stamped in Momento Tuxedo ink and coloured with Copic markers. It is then die-cut and mounted onto the card over a layer of cheesecloth for some extra texture.


The papers are from the Kaisercraft 'Blue Bay' 6x6 paper pad, and I've covered the join with some pretty decorative ribbon.


I finished with some flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts and a few pearls.

Thanks for visiting, and hope you have a wonderful week!

Here's what I used:
Whimsy Stamps Products:
'Kitty-ology' and included sentiment from the Crissy Armstrong Collection, available at Whimsy Stamps;
Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento 'Tuxedo' Ink, Copics (W00/1/3/5/7/9, BG000/00/53/57/72, R20/22/24/27, E40/41/42/43/44/47), Distress Inks 'Frayed Burlap' and 'Antique Linen';

Papers: C/S ; DP - Kaisercraft Blue Bay 6x6 paper pad
;
 Embellishments: Nestabilities Labels 2, Kaisercraft Decorative Label dies and Snow Pearls, Wild Orchid Crafts Roses and Sweetheart Blossoms;
Tools/Other: Manual die-cutting machine, Tim Holtz/Tonic Studio scissors.


Friday, April 22, 2016

Whimsy Inspiration Challenge - Challenge #92

Hi Everyone!

Today I'd like to share with you my Whimsy Inspiration Challenge card!
The Whimsy Inspiration Challenge theme for April is
"Add Ribbon"!  

My card today features the sweet little 'Bunny on Present' from the Lee Holland Collection. I have also used the 'Everyday Moments' sentiment set, both are also available at Whimsy Stamps.


The image is stamped with Momento Tuxedo ink, coloured with Copic markers, then fussy cut and added to the centre of an oval die.


The papers are from the Nitwits 'Butterfly Garden' Collection, and I added crochet lace and grosgrain ribbon to fit in with the Whimsy challenge. 



I finished with a few Kaisercraft Hot Pink pearls.

Don't forget to join this month's Whimsy Inspiration Challenge for a chance to win a great prize!

Hope you have a wonderful week!

Here's what I used:
Whimsy Stamps Products: 'Bunny on Present' from the Lee Holland Collection, and 'Everyday Moments' sentiment, both available at Whimsy Stamps;
Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento 'Tuxedo' Ink, Copics (W00/1/3/5/7/9, BG000/00, B91/93/95, R20/81/83/85), Pebbles Pearlescent Chalks;
Papers: C/S ; DP - Nitwits 'Butterfly Garden' Collection;

 Embellishments: MFT Oval Open Scallop Doily, MFT Label die, Kaisercraft Decorative Label dies and Snow Pearls, Wild Orchid Crafts Roses and Sweetheart Blossoms;
Tools/Other: Manual die-cutting machine, Tim Holtz/Tonic Studio scissors.


Thursday, April 21, 2016

Whimsy Inspiration - You Rock!

Hi Everyone!

I have another card to share with you today from the fabulous
Whimsy Stamps April 2016 Release! 

You can find all of the awesome new stamps right HERE at Whimsy Stamps!

This card features a fun stamp called 'You Rock' from the Krista Heij-Barber Collection available at the Whimsy Stamps store.


The image is stamped in Momento Tuxedo ink and coloured with Copic markers.


The papers are from the Sweet Shoppe Designs 'The One That I Want' digital kit, and I've used some of the elements too.

Hope you like this card, and I'll be back with more cards soon!

Here's what I used:
Whimsy Stamps Products:
'You Rock' from the Krista Heij-Barber Collection available at Whimsy Stamps;

Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento 'Tuxedo' Ink, Copics (BG000/70/72/75/78, E04, R20/22/24/27/29, YR21/23, Y38);
Papers: C/S - Bazzill; DP - 
Sweet Shoppe Designs 'The One That I Want' digital kit;
Embellishments:
 

Tools/Other: computer & printer.

Whimsy Inspiration - Spring Time Elephant

Hi Everyone!

I have some cards to share with you today from the fabulous
Whimsy Stamps April 2016 Release! 

You can find all of the awesome new stamps right HERE at Whimsy Stamps!

This card features a sweet stamp called 'Spring Time Elephant' from the Lee Holland Collection. I love how whimsical and sweet Lee's stamps are... and they are perfect for any occasion. Of course they are all available at Whimsy Stamps.


The image is stamped in Momento Tuxedo ink and coloured with Copic markers, then fussy-cut and mounted onto a Romantic Rectangle.


The papers are from the Nitwits 'Daisy' Collection, and I've used some of the elements from this kit also.

I finished with a few Kaisercraft Snow pearls.

Here's what I used:
Whimsy Stamps Products:
'Spring Time Elephant' from the Lee Holland Collection available at Whimsy Stamps;

Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento 'Tuxedo' Ink, Copics (BG000, B91/93/95, YG11/61/63/67, YR21, Y38, W00/1/3/5/7/9);
Papers: C/S - Bazzill; DP -
Nitwits 'Daisy' Collection & elements;
Embellishments:
Nestabilities Romantic Rectangles, Kaisercraft Snow pearls.

Tools/Other: Manual die-cutting machine, 3D mounting foam, computer & printer.

Monday, April 4, 2016

Whimsy Inspiration - Spring Chick!

Hi Everyone!

And here's some more Whimsy inspiration for you!

Here is a card I made using the adorable 'Spring Chick' rubber stamp from the Krista Heij-Barber Collection available at the Whimsy Stamps store.


The image is stamped with Momento Tuxedo ink and coloured with Copic markers.


The papers are from the Nitwit Collection 'Snow Family' digital papers. I made a bow from grosgrain ribbon and added some pretty blue lace, and then finished with some paper roses and a few pearls.


Hope you have a wonderful week!

Here's what I used:
Whimsy Stamps Products:
'Spring Chick' by Krista Heij-Barber available at Whimsy Stamps;

Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento 'Tuxedo' Ink, Copics;
Papers: C/S - Bazzil; DP - Nitwit Collection 'Snow Family' digital papers;
Embellishments: SU grosgrain ribbon, Spotlight blue lace, Kaisercraft Snow pearls, Roses from Wild Orchid Crafts;
Tools/Other: n/a.

Whimsy Inspiration - Easter Bunny!

Hi Everyone!

I am here to share some Whimsy inspiration for you!

This was a very quick card I made for Easter using the sweet little 'Easter Bunny' stamp from the Krista Heij-Barber Collection. The sentiment is included with the 'Jillian & Friends' stamp set from Wee Stamps also available at the Whimsy Stamps store.


The image is stamped with Momento Tuxedo ink and coloured with Copic markers.
The papers are from the Echo Park 'Beautiful Life' 6x6 paper pad, and I finished with a couple of embroidered embellishments and a few pearls.


Hope you have a wonderful week!

Here's what I used:
Whimsy Stamps Products:
'Easter Bunny by Krista Heij-Barber and 'Jillian & Friends' sentiment from Wee Stamps available at Whimsy Stamps;
Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento 'Tuxedo' Ink, Copics;
Papers: C/S - Bazzil; DP - Echo Park 'Beautiful Life' 6x6 paper pad;
Embellishments: Craft Bug Fabric Butterflies and Flowers, Teal Kaisercraft pearls;
Tools/Other: n/a.

Friday, April 1, 2016

Digi Bells GDT - L'il Lilian

Hi Everyone!

I'm back today with another Guest DT card for The Digi Bells!

I have used an adorable digital stamp from Elisabeth Bell called 'Li'l Lilian'. This image can be found along with the whole Elisabeth Bell Digital Collection HERE.
I have also used 'Girl Talk' sentiments and Mini Gift Tag Dies from Whimsy Stamps.


The image is coloured with Copic markers, and the papers are from the gorgeous Kaisercraft 'Secret Garden' 6x6 paper pad.

 
I made a bow from seam binding, and finished with some flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts and some pearls.


Hope you like my card... have a wonderful week!

Here's what I used:
Stamps Products:  'Li'l Lilian' from the Elisabeth Bell Digital Collection, and 'Girl Talk' sentiments and Mini Gift Tag Dies from Whimsy Stamps;
Colouring Medium/Ink: Copics; Distress Inks 'Antique Linen';
Papers: C/S Bazzil, DP - Kaisercraft 'Secret Garden' 6x6 paper pad;
Embellishments: MFT Circle STAX, Kaisercraft Chino Pearls, Wild Orchid Crafts Roses, Cherry Blossoms, Sweetheart Blossoms and Seam Binding, Twine;
Tools/Other: Tim Holtz/Tonic Studio scissors, 3D mounting foam.