Saturday, 29 June 2013

Over the weekend I will be adding the pictures of the completed birthday books and their cards what a task 4 Birthday books 120 cards. A huge task. Now I can get down to some serious organizing the new craft room and playing with my new toy MyDigidi cant wait. Need to do some research as now I have to convert my 1000's of Gsd files into Scal files

Template Stamping.

Template Stamping group 1 
 This is the last group of cards for the Birthday book they have been stamped using a plastic template. You just use a ink pad and sponge to ink over the template then you just add your stamp in darker ink over the stamped image.
Template Stamping group 2

Template Stamping group 3

Steampunk Gogs

 This set of cards where cut on my craft robo using a free gsd file I found on the net the front of the card is cut away and much like the sailing away cards I have used the insert as part of the front giving  nice contrast

Friday, 28 June 2013

Hot Air Balloons
 The nest set of cards are done using gsd files cut on my Craft Robo The Balloons are then layered on Cuttlebug folder spots & Dots. The cowboy and Tree are cut from gsd files add just a piece of string added. The sailing boats the front has been cut away again using the craft robo and the insert becomes part of the front of the card.

Ride em Cowboy

Sailing away

Triple Layering Cards

Flower Stamp

Butterfly Stamp

Tulip Stamp
These nest few cards are all done with the triple layer technique you cut and measure the white card layer it using removable tape stamp your image so that some of it is on each layer then mount on black card 1cm bigger then the white then you can add ribbon gems ect to decorate or just add sentiment


Another set of cards for the Birthday book these are white card that has been embossed with a cameo folder the using Pink & white oval dies which are layered and the white is then stamped with a cameo stamp. the punched corners add a finishing touch

Bird flourish

These cards have been embossed  and just a simple bird flourish which I cut out on my craft robo another lot for the Birthday books.


 This card is a 3d card made from  3d sheet that can be brought  here craftsuprint they have an every growing list of beautiful sheets.  I made 4 of these in toal for the Birthday books I am doing.

Sunday, 23 June 2013

Craft Day at Nana's

Maddi getting ready to make her crown
I am so lucky my love of papercrafts have been inherited by my 2 grandchildren Maddi & Piper.
Maddi proudly wearing the crown she made

Not to be out done Piper making her crown

Proud as punch wearing her crown

Saturday, 22 June 2013

Thank you Ladies

I must not to forget my friends from Cranbourne Crafters we meet every Tuesday but for the last couple the ladies  have pitched in and helped me out with the cards for the Birthday books I have the cards already to go and the ladies help put them together so thank you very much Gill Sandra & Ness.
You help is very much appreciated.

Christmas Candle

Last of the Birthday book cards fore this week cut the circles out using dies in the bigshot the stamp is a $3:00 clear stamp I picked up from Kaiser Craft a just added a little colour using my Gelly roller pens they have a beautiful glitter effect to them.

Gay Paris

I found this cute little Eiffel Tower die in a Bargin bin at the Papercraft  could be used for Male card

Blue Happy Birthday

Another set of Cards for the books this one I cut the black & white layers out on Mr Robo using a gsd file I ran the white layer through my big shot using the cuttlebug fold textile  and just added a couple of flowers

Butterfly Flourish Card

These cards are some more for the birthday books I cut the flourishes out using a gsd file that i cut on my craft robo i found a cute little butterfly stamp buried among some of my treasures and stamped this onto patterned paper then mounted it on colour card stock

Stampin up Trees

Male Card 1
Here are set of Cards  I did in browns I though I could use them as Male cards I just stamped the trees using Stampin up stamps I borrowed from a friend then layered then onto coordinating card
Male card 2

Male Card 3

Male card 4

Male Card 5

Happiness tree

Another lot of Christmas cards for the books again another very simple card I used the Happiness folder and just added some gems

Christmas baubles

Another set of Christmas cards these are done on my big shot using the Christmas baubles folder and then just a few gems to give them some bling.

Poinsettia card

 Still working on the cards to go with the Birthday books this one is a Christmas card I cut the poinsettia on my craft robo and just added a ribbon

Saturday, 15 June 2013

Another set of cards for the Birthday book
White cardstock pink layer white layer I used the tree stamp from Penny black which I stamped in brown then added pink liquid pearls and pink ribbon
 I did the same with a green

Again with a blue layer

and lastly a apricot layer

Divine Swirls

Another lot for the Birthday book these 3 are pink cards then white toppers which I ran through the big shot using cuttlebug folder divine swirls I then ran the ink pad lightly over the card added a punched flower and some ribbon.

Stamper Corner Florish

3 more for the Birthday book these 3 cards where stamped using the corner florish from the second set of K-Mart stamps I stamped it on white card usingStampin up rich razzleberry in and just added a strip of contrasting Paper

Happy Birthday DL Cards

Here is another set of cards for the Birthday books these have been cut using my Craft Robo and just layered with contrasting card stock. I got the free file here:

Cat lovers

Another set for the Birthday book. This is a cute card for those cat lovers card is cut in black and the cat in white I added a couple of googly eyes and some liquid pearls for a collar. Card was cut on my Craft robo.

Sliver Birch

 Here is another set of cards I did for the birthday book  the stamp is EZMount stamp Sliver Birch from the Timeless Britain Collection. I used Stampin up Early Espresso (brown) ink and mounted on matching card stock  The other lot I stamped in Old Olive and again mounted in the matching card stock