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Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Mad for Markers Masculine Challenge

It's the final week of the Masculine colours Challenge at Mad for Markers and I can't believe....this month seems to have flown by.

This week I have used The Greeting Farm CC Saturday and grubbed it up like a boy would.


Copic Colours Used
Hair - E31, E33, E35, E37
Skin and cheeks - E50, E51, E11, R20
Shirt -Y26, Y28
Jumper and Shoes - YG61, YG63
Jeans, Eys and Plate - 95, B97

Additional Card Specs
Stamp/Image: The Greeting Farm ' CC Saturday' and Lucy Stamps ' Aging Block'
Colouring: Copics as above
Card Stock: Kraft Card
Patterned Paper: Misc Scraps all though one looks like a Basic Grey and the other looks like a DCWV.
 Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black and Versafine Onyx Black
 Die Cuts: NIL
Embellishments: Kaiser Gem, Dand Doodlebug Birthday Stickers.

I am entering this into the following challenges
i {heart} 2 stamp Challenge - Sketch to the right

 
CC Saturday and all the copics can be purchased at the Mad for Markers store and you can check out the other Design Teams work at the challenge blog here.

Happy Crafting
Sam xx

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Sunday, May 27, 2012

Anyone for Anya? Something Round

This weeks Anyone for Anya? Challenge 'Something Round'.    All you have to do is add something round!
I used a CC Design image this week; Tweetie Fall Digi and I used a few circles


Card Specs
Stamp/Image: CC Designs ' Tweetie Fall' Digi
Colouring: Copics
Card Stock: Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Cosmo Cricket 'Togetherness' Mini Deck andMy Mind's Eye 'Stella and Rose Hazel'
 Inks: Printer
 Die Cuts: Spellbinders classic circles and Cricut Wildcard Cartridge
Embellishments:  Prima flowers and Kaiser gems

Please check out Anyone for Anya? for the other DT members fabulous designs.
 
Happy Crafting
Sam xx
Sunday, May 20, 2012

Anyone for Anya? May Sketch Challenge

This weeks Anyone for Anya? Challenge is a sketch. This is another very versatile sketch and I hope you all give it a go.  I can see myself using this one again!



Card Specs
Stamp/Image: The Greeting Farm 'Sitting Cute' Set
Colouring: Copics
Card Stock: Kraft and Plain
Patterned Paper: Simple Stories ' Fab{u}lous' Collection
Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black
Die Cuts: Spellbinders Labels Seventeen
Embellishments: Bella! Lace,   Kaiser Gems, Prima Mariposa Butterfly and KindyGlitz

Please check out Anyone for Anya? for the other DT members fabulous designs.

Happy Crafting
Sam xx

PS - Here is the sketch (Again I almost for got to include it!)


Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Mad for Markers - Big Day Tobie

This month we at  Mad for Markers  are running the challenge of Masculine colours and I can tell you now mine don't usually get a workout! 

I have used SOG 'Big Day Tobie' for my Inspiration to you.

Copic Colours Used
Hair - E33, E35, E37
Skin and cheeks - E50, E51, E11, R20
Shirt - C0, C3
Vest and Shoes - YG61, YG63
Jeans, Eys and Plate - B41, B45
Cake - E30, E31, E35, E37, B45, YG63, Y15, R27

Additional Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Some Odd Girl ' Big Day Tobie'
Colouring: Copics as above
Card Stock: Kraft Card
Patterned Paper: Papercraft Masculine papers
 Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black
 Die Cuts: Spellbinders Oval
Embellishments: Kaiser Gem, Doodlebug cardstock stickers, 3D Crystal Lacquer and KindyGlitz

I am entering this into the following challenges
Sketches by Carly Challenge # 56 - Sketch
Cards for men Challenge # 10 - Kicking Back
Lollipop Crafts Challenge # 80 - Cards for Him
Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge - Anything Goes
Allsorts Challenge # 154 - Cards for a man or boy

Big Day Tobie' and all the copics can be purchased at the Mad for Markers store and you can check out the other Design Teams work at the challenge blog here.

Happy Crafting
Sam xx

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Sunday, May 13, 2012

Anyone for Anya? Photo Inspiration

This weeks Anyone for Anya? Challenge is a Photo Inspiration Challenge.  So lets slice a piece of country pie and rustle up a card or somethin'

Here is my Country Anya....


and here is the Inspirational Pic



Card Specs
Stamp/Image: The Greeting Farm Country Anya Digi
Card Stock: Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Cosmo Cricket 'Tea for two' Mini Deck and Rachel Harper 'Let's fly Away!'
 Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black 
 Die Cuts: Spellbinders classic and Scalloped circles and Die-namics Loopy Bloom
Embellishments: Misc Lace, Misc Dressmaking pearls, Misc Prima flowers, Kaiser Pearls and 3D Crystal Lacquer

I am entering this in the following challenges
2 Sisters Challenge # 91 - Make it girly
Do you stack up challenge # 71 - Use a flower

Please check out Anyone for Anya? for the other DT members fabulous designs.
 
Happy Crafting
Sam xx


Saturday, May 12, 2012

Friday Sketch Challenge # 17

Sorry  I didn't get this up last night!  I have been sick all last week and now I am behind in everything and I really do mean everything!.

This fortnight's Friday Sketch was designed by me but before you see it I'll show you the card I made from the sketch...I made two the same for Mother's Day which is tomorrow here in Australia.


Here is my sketch for you all to try.

Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Stampin Up ' In Full Bloom' and ' Well Scripted'
Colouring: NIL
Card Stock: Bazzill
Patterned Paper: KaiserCraft 'Miss Nelly'
 Inks: Versafine Onyx Black
Die Cuts: Spellbinders Classic Oval
Embellishments: Prima flowers, Kaiser Pearls, Misc Ribbon, Misc ribbon buckle and KindyGlitz

I am entering this in the following challenges
Simply Create Too Challenge # 13 - Mother's Day
Celebrate the Occasion Challenge #  62 - Mother's Day
Crafty Sentiments Challenge # - Mother's Day
Sentimental Sundays Challenge # 101 - For a Special Women
Party Time Tuesdays Challenge # 67 - Mums the word

Please check out Friday Sketch Challenge for the other DT members fabulous designs and enter this fortnight's fun!

Happy Crafting Sam xx



Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Spesch Cheebs Release

 Today is also another release day for Spesch Designer Stamps.  This month the Cheebs are released designed by the lovely Jessica.  And here they are in no particular order...well maybe in my order of favourites tee hee...no that doesn't work as I love them all!!

 Pixie

 Troll

Elf

 Flower Pixie 
(sorry no card for this one... as I messed it up with glue just as I finished)

Card Specs
Stamp/Image: Spesch Designer Stamps Cheebs Release
Colouring: Copics
Card Stock:Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Kaiser 'Hey Birdie' Collection and DCWV glitter stack
Inks: Printer
Die Cuts: NIL
Embellishments: Kaiser Pearls, Misc Ribbons, Misc Flowers, Kaiser 'Hey Birdie' Collection, Kaiser Fine & Sunny Collectables, Jo-Ann Rub-Ons and Kindy Glitz

I am entering this in the following challenges
Bearly-Mine Challenge # 34 - Fairies
LEJ Designs Challenge # 2 - Things with wings
Papertake Weekly Challenge - Cute, Cute, Cute
Pile it On Challenge # 19 - Fairytales, Fantasy and Daydreams
The Crazy Challenge # 118 - For a Young One

Remember to check out the Spesch blog here for the other Design Team's fabulous cards and you can buy these digis on Sunday at the Spesch Designer Stamps store.

Happy Crafting
Sam xx

Mad for Markers - It's Raining Men

It's the start of a new challenge at Mad for Markers this week and it's Raining Men so anything in Masculine colours will cover it.  I coloured in little Sheriff Ian this week but unfortunately I didn't have time to make him into a card or bookmark or something!


All your copics can be purchased at the Mad for Markers store and you can check out the other Design Team's work at the challenge blog here.

Happy Crafting
Sam xx
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Sunday, May 6, 2012

Anyone for Anya? - Lace

This week's Anyone for Anya? Challenge is 'Lace'.  I love all things lace so this week won't be a challenge for me and it gives my a change to break open another The Greeting Farm Stamp set I haven't used....and there are still quite a few to go haha.


Card Specs
Stamp/Image: The Greeting Farm Miss Anya Hats Off
Card Stock: Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Cosmo Cricket 'Tea for two' Mini Deck
 Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black 
 Die Cuts: Spellbinders classic Ovals
Embellishments:Misc Lace, Misc flowers, Kaiser Gens and KindyGlitz

I am entering this in the following challenges
Dream Valley Challenge # 31 - For a special Lady
The Squirrel and the Fox Challenge # 17 - One for the Girls
Please check out Anyone for Anya? for the other DT members fabulous designs.

Happy Crafting
Sam xx
Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Miss Anya Lounge

Well the  April Showers Challenge  at the Mad for Markers Challenge blog finished today and voting will soon start, so don't forget to go there and vote for your favourite.

As we are now in between challenges I decided this week  to pull Miss Anya Lounge out of the package to make the following.


Copic Colours
Skin - E50, E50, E11
Hair - E15, E51, E55, E57

Vest and Shoes- R81, R83, R85

T-shirt - Y00, Y11

Pants - B000, B02, B05

Additional Card Specs
Stamp/Image: The Greeting Farm 'Miss Anya Lounge'
Colouring: Copics as above
Card Stock: Bazzill 
Patterned Paper: Heidi Grace 'Girlfriend' PPs
 Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black
 Die Cuts: Spellbinders classic and scalloped Ovals, Misc Punches
Embellishments: Kaiser Pearls,  Misc Lace, Misc flowers and TLC Rub-Ons

Miss Anya Lounge and all your copics can be purchased at the Mad for Markers store.

Happy Crafting
Sam xx