Run Turkey!

A BIG Happy Thanksgiving to all my gorgeous friends across the water!

This year I wanted to make a fun Thanksgiving card for my SIL, hugs to you GF and I hope that you have a fab Aussie Thanksgiving!  My knowledge about this holiday is very limited  so I had to liaise with  my Cultural Attache (ie my American/Aussie husband who immigrated with his family at the age of 4 to Australia) and…   my other problem was I don’t own any ‘Thanksgiving’ stamp sets, so this is what we came up with.

Run! - Detail

Run! – Detail

Run!

Run!

Have a great day and I’ll see you tomorrow with a card /video for Scrapbook Boutique.   I look forward to seeing you then.

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Other Supplies:  Cardstock – red.  Prismacolor Pencils – Crimson Red, Poppy Red, White, Black, Putty Beige, French Grey 50%, Sepia, Goldenrod, Light Umber, Burnt Ochre, WArm Grey 20,70%.

Christmas Cat in a Hat at Where has the Year Gone! Christmas 2014 (video)!

No sentiment and keeping it simple with an older but very sweet Penny Black stamp called Xmas Hat.  I used some Distress Inks to create a watercolour look and a fun speech bubble from Lawn Fawn.  Are you sick of ‘the critters’ yet? I’m not sure what’s coming up next, just watch this space!

You can see my video here or Watch it at Youtube.

Christmas Cat in a Hat - Detail

Christmas Cat in a Hat – Detail

Christmas Cat in a Hat

Christmas Cat in a Hat

I’ll be back!

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Other Supplies:

Merci for the Die cut Inlay!

One of my fave techniques for sure and especially with this sweet die, I really like how this card turned out and was lucky to have it published with the Australian Cardmaking, Stamping and Papercraft magazine.  You may notice that I’m a little underground at present…  we are camping at the beach (sorry for you guys in the snow, I know it’s cruel).

Merci - Detail

Merci – Detail

Merci

Merci

So I’ll see you when I’m back and hopefully not too sunburnt, Hugs

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Other Supplies:  Copics – YG00,03. R05,22,27.

Feel Better with a new stamp set from The Alley Way Stamps (video)!

Back with a bright fun CAS card for The Alley Way Stamps.  Doncha just love it when a stamp set can be used over and over and for many different occasions, this one definitely ticks all the boxes.

You can see my video here or Watch it at Youtube.

Feel Better - Detail

Feel Better – Detail

Feel Better

Feel Better

Thanks for visiting!

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Other Supplies:  The Alley Way Stamps – Making Holidays Bright.

Gorjuss Snowman at Where has the Year Gone! Christmas 2014

Back with another Chrissy card video at Where has the Year Gone Christmas 2014.  Today I have another fab snowman, this one is from Gorjuss  and I  combined it with some die cut snowflakes, otherwise kept it pretty clean & simple.  For some reason I think this card may have to be hand delivered….

You can see my video here or Watch it at Youtube.

Gorjuss Snowman - Detail

Gorjuss Snowman – Detail

Gorjuss Snowman

Gorjuss Snowman

Thanks yet again for stopping by, hope all your Chrissy plans are coming along.  Mine is really simple this year, it’s called work lol.

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Other Supplies:  Art Glitter – White Satin. Basic Grey – Bling It Rhinestones.  Prismacolor Pencils – Warm Grey 20%, Cool Grey 50,70%, French Grey 70%, Yellow Ochre, Goldenrod.

A Charming Snowman at Purple Onion Designs.

  Today I have another card share for Purple Onion Designs and Stacey Yacula’s  A Charming Winter release.  How gorgeous is this fab Snowman and the best thing is that your card is practically made once you stamp & colour, he is so big and beautiful!

Warm Hearted - Detail

Warm Hearted – Detail

Warm Hearted

Warm Hearted

I’ve linked all the stamps I used below or head on over and catch the rest of the release at Purple Onion Designs!  Have a great day,

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Other Supplies:  Prismacolor Pencils – Sky Blue Light, True Blue, Light Cerulean Blue, Indigo Blue, Apple Green, Spring Green, Dark Green.

Using Line Art at Scrapbook Boutique (video)!

How cool does Line Art look on a card, my problem is that I can never stop colouring once I start, so at  Scrapbook Boutique I was determined to do it today.   I was inspired  by my very  good blog friend Lisa, who has totally  perfected  this, HERE is one of her  fabulous cards  using this technique.

I decided to film as I created just in case you wanted to watch.

You can see my video here or Watch it at Youtube.

Hello My Friend - Detail

Hello My Friend – Detail

Hello My Friend

Hello My Friend

I’ve listed all the links to the products below or you can head on over to Scrapbook Boutique and go shopping yourself.

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Other Supplies:   Prismacolor Pencils – Warm Grey 20%, Cool Grey 70%. Copic – Y13.

Celebrating 100 at CASE this Sketch!

So so happy to be asked to join in the fun at CASE this Sketch, can you believe this is the 100th Sketch and they are having a party!

This team was an amazing turning point for me creatively, I just couldn’t ‘get’ sketches, for me it was always about the colour and now it’s about both!  Although in saying that, I think I had too many ideas for Chrissy’s fabulous sketch and consequently I struggled with this one, you know how it goes…   should’ve just stuck it in the first place I put it, not move it around for an hour first and then stick it in the original spot lol.

Sunshine - Detail

Sunshine – Detail

Sunshine

Sunshine

Congrats to you guys, this is one of my all time fave challenges and I know the next 100 sketches will be just as awesome!

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Other Supplies:  Prismacolor Pencils – Carmine Red, White, Poppy Red, LemonYellow, Sunburst Yellow, Warm Grey 70%.  SBB Cardstock – Grapefruit.

It’s becoming a Crittery Christmas (video)!

I’m having a blast ‘not’ colouring….  who would’ve thought!  Although it is taking some restraint on my behalf, but with Christmas just round the corner, I just don’t have enough time to colour all the chickens haha.  No, truly this was planned as a line art card for my Christmas 2014 series Where has the Year Gone!

You can see my video here or Watch it at Youtube.

The Chickens of Christmas - Detail

The Chickens of Christmas – Detail

The Chickens of Christmas

The Chickens of Christmas

Til next time!

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Other Supplies:  Penny Black – Carolers (2753K)  it’s kinda so old that it’s retired, insert sad face here. Copics – R05,27. Y11,13,17,21,38. YR18,24. W2. E33. T0. C5.  Prismacolor Pencils – Warm Grey 20%, Cool Grey 70%.

It’s an easy Christmas at Muse!

Are you ready for Christmas or are you starting to panic, don’t stress cause I have a card that is sooooo simple and you can make multiples in flash.  Now, tell me does it get any easier than this?  To be honest I felt like I was channeling my inner Ardyth, thanks for the inspiration!

I can’t wait to see how this inspires you!

Happy Christmas - Detail

Happy Christmas – Detail

Happy Christmas

Happy Christmas

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All of the deets can  be found here on the Muse blog….     but here’s how it works:

  • Use ANYTHING you want from your stash to create a project inspired by this week’s Muse.
  • In your post, explain how you were inspired and link back to the Muse blog.
  • Provide supportive comments on at least 3 other member’s submissions.
  • Vote for three of your fellow member’s submissions.

Thanks for stopping by,

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Other Supplies:  TAWS Stamps – Making Holidays Bright