Sunday, July 23, 2017

Saucer Sledding Snowman

Hi Everyone,

Last week was a busy one.  Had a few appointments for Josh with getting assessments done but also the internet was very patchy.
I have managed to get a few cards done and will post these this week.

So, for today's card I have used an image from Sassy Cheryl Stamps.


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment & Patterned Paper:  Doodlebug
Die:  Studio Katia
Snow:  Papericious Frosting Powder


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

TeddyBo plays Tennis

Hi Everyone,

We have tried many different sports with our little man however he just doesn't like team sports.  Our Doctor suggested he try tennis and now he loves it.

So when I saw this image from TeddyBo I just knew that I had to colour it.


Ingredients
Image:  TeddyBo
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Studio Calico & Doodlebug
Die:  Studio Katia
Chipboard:  2Crafty


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Monday, July 17, 2017

Some birdie loves you

Hi Everyone,

Today is the last day of school holidays for my boys.
We have had a really relaxing time so I hope they are ready to go back nice and refreshed.

I have had some creating time lately.
I was lucky to purchase some new stamps from Clearly Besotted.
I love the size of them and how well they stamp.


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Marker
Sentiment:  From stamp set
Embossing folder:  WRMK


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Just Chillin'

Hi Everyone,

Today I am continuing on with my Snowmen Christmas Cards.


Ingredients
Image:  Just Chillin'
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Paper Rose Stamp and paper Smooches Die
Glitter:  Papericious Frosted Glitter
Other:  Washi Tape
Background:  Watercolour


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Mixed Media Flower

Hi Everyone,

Today's card is using a digital image from P.NilssonDesign.
This minute I saw this image I just knew what I was going to do with it.


Ingredients
Sentiment:  Lawn Fawn
Colour:  Brushos
Other:  Dina Wakley Acrylic Paint, Glass Micro Beads
Sparkling Crystals:  Studio Katia


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Foam Flowers

Hi Everyone,

U Tube has everything to do with today's post.
I have been seeing posts about people using foam to make flowers, so of course I needed to google what they were doing.  And yes I was hooked.
These flowers are so easy and quick to make.

Here are 2 cards I have made so far.





Ingredients:
Foam
Colour:  Ink and Copic Marker Reinkers
Dies:  Paper Rose and MFT
Flower Dies:  Paper Rose and Rosy Die
Shimmer:  CTMH


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Oli and Molly

Hi Everyone,

Today is my day to sharing the adorable TeddyBo.
So today, I have used Oli and Molly.
They are so cute and I love the way this card turned out.


Ingredients
Image:  Oli and Molly
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Simon Says Stamp
Fence:  Kaisercraft Stamp
Background:  Watercolour
Enamel Dots:  Doodlebug


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Sunday, July 9, 2017

Blinkies Snowday Dreaming

Hi Everyone,

Last night I have a great creative time with friends.  It was fun to hang out and do our own thing but also have the chatting and laughter.

I got quite a few images coloured which I will share during the week.

The first one is an image from Sassy Cheryl Stamps.


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment and Die:  Paper Rose


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Friday, July 7, 2017

O, Happy Day

Hi Everyone,

Well the school holidays are half over.   It has been quite busy for us as we have had to renovate the shower in our bathroom but that can't be helped.
The boys have loved staying home and just doing their thing.

I have been able to get some creating done.
So today I am sharing a card using an image from P.Nilsson Design.


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markers
Die:  Studio Katia
Sentiment:  Bo Bunny
Glass Beads:  Studio Katia
Background:  Oxide Inks.


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

TeddyBo

Hi Everyone,

Have you seen the new image bundles from TeddyBo?
Yet again, they are just adorable.
Today I am sharing one of the images from "The Bears' Bundle.


Ingredients:
Image:  TeddyBo
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Cut on the Silhouette Cameo
Paper:  MFT
Glass Beads:  Studio Katia


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Monday, July 3, 2017

Penguin Panache

Hi Everyone

For today's inspiration I have used an image from Sassy Cheryl Stamps.
I just love penguins for Christmas Cards.
I know it is a little early but I thought if I make a few cards now, I might be prepared come Christmas time.  One can only hope.


Ingredients
Image:  Penguin Panache
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Paper Rose
Die:  Paper Rose
Background:  Scribble Sticks
Glitter:  Papericious Crystal Clear
Glass Beads:  Studio Katia - Sparkling Crystals

Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Be Yourself

Hi Everyone,

Today I am sharing a card using an image from P.Nilsson Design.
Yet another cute image.


Ingredients:
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Simon Says Stamps Dies and Stamps
Die:  Paper Rose
Drops:  Studio Katia


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Monday, June 26, 2017

TeddyBo - Sending Love

Hi Everyone,

I just love the TeddyBo June Bundle.
Today I am sharing a card using one of the images.


Ingredients
Image:  TeddyBo
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:
Die - MFT
Stamp - Paper Smooches
Die:  MFT
Background:  Scribble Sticks & Sparkles
Hearts:  MIC


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Lovesick Snowman

Hi Everyone,

Over the weekend I met up with some wonderful crafting friends and had a great day colouring.
Today I am sharing one of the images I got coloured.



Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Kaisercraft
Die:  Studio Katia


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Birdie Love

Hi Everyone,

Back today with a card using an image from P.Nilsson Design.
I absolutely love all of these images.
Pop on over and have a look.


Ingredients:
Medium:  Copic Markers
Dies:  Paper Rose
Heart:  Studio Calico


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Kinda Cute

Hi Everyone,

I have had some time to sit and colour lately, which I have loved.
I have been playing with different images from the usual ones I have been colouring lately.
This image is from Kinda Cute by Patricia.


Ingredients:
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  MIC
Background:  Colour Blast Shimmer Dust
Butterflies:  MIC


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Monday, June 19, 2017

TeddyBo

Hi Everyone,

Another week has gone ever so quickly.

Today I am sharing another image from the TeddyBo June Bundle.
I am loving colouring these images.


Ingredients
Image:  TeddyBo
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment & Papers:  Cocoa Vanilla


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Come here, you

Hi Everyone,

I love that I can escape the everyday with colouring and creating.

Today I am sharing an image from Sassy Cheryl Stamps.


Ingredients
Image:  Come here, you
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  MFT Die
Background:  Watercolour
Paper:  Snap


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Bunny love

Hi Everyone,

It has been a full on week here at my house.  However I am glad that I found some time to colour.  It certainly helps me relax.

For today's card I have used another adorable image from P.Nilsson Design.


Ingredients
Image:  P.NilssonDesign
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Paper Rose
Dies:  Paper Rose and MFT
Background:  Darkroom Door and Ink
Flowers:  I am Roses


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Monday, June 12, 2017

Oli and his little red wagon

Hi Everyone,

I am back to share a card using an image from the TeddyBo June Bundle.

This time, I have used an Oli Image.
The minute I saw this image I knew it had to be a little red wagon.


Ingredients
Image:  Oli
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Diamond Press
Dies:  MFT
Background:  Watercolour
Cardstock:  Dina Wakley Scribble Sticks


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Bunny Boo

Hi Everyone,

Well what a busy week I have had.
I now have both kids with broken arms, damn soccer.
It has been a hard slog with hospital visits but we have got through it.
The kids have been amazing and recovering well.


So I must admit that I am a day late in getting this card done.  I was hoping I would have it done for yesterday.
I hope it is worth the wait.


Ingredients
Image:  Bunny Boo
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  MFT Die
Background:  Dina Wakley Scribble Sticks
Die:  Paper Rose
Embellishment:  Studio Katia


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Monday, June 5, 2017

TeddyBo

Hi Everyone,

Have you heard that there is a new Bundle Release over at TeddyBo?
They are, yet again, adorable.

Today I decided to share one of the TeddyBo images.


Ingredients
Image:  TeddyBo
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Cocoa Vanilla Wood Veneer
Background:  Watercolour
Hesian:  Kaisercraft
Twine:  Hemptique


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx


Wednesday, May 31, 2017

TeddyBea

Hi Everyone,

For today's inspiration I have used an image from Teddybo 'May Subscription'.

TeddyBea is super sweet and a pleasure to colour.


Ingredients
Image:  TeddyBea
Medium:  Copic Markers
Die:  MFT
Flowers:  I am Roses
Bling:  Swarovski Crystals


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Giraffe

Hi Everyone,

For today's inspiration I have used an image from P.Nilsson Design.
I love the simplicity of these images.  You can really make them into your own design.


Ingredients
Image:  Giraffe
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  ScrapMatts
Embossing Folder:  WRMK
Arrows:  Studio Calico
Twine:  Hemptique


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Twiggy

Hi Everyone,

Today is the start of a new challenge over on the Digi Choosday Craft Challenge.
The theme for this challenge is always 'Anything Goes' however the DT inspiration is to use 'Design Sheets'.

For my inspiration, I have used the adorable 'Twiggy'

This is my last card for this Design Team as I have made the decision to step down.
Thank you to Nikky from Polkadoodles for having me.  I have loved creating with your images.  Thank you to the other DT Girls.  I have loved working with you all xxxx



Ingredients:
Design Sheet 1
Paper:  From the Digital pack
Twine;  Hemptique


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Bubble Gum Fun

Hi Everyone,

I have loved getting into my craft room each day and creating.
For today's inspiration I have used an image from Sassy Cheryl Stamps.


Ingredients
Image:  Bubble Gum Fun
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Wood Veneer
Die:  Paper Rose
Sequins:  Lucy Cards
Clear Drops:  Studio Katia

Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Friday, May 26, 2017

Oli

Hi Everyone,

For today's inspiration I have used an image from TeddyBo 'May Subscription'.

Oli is so cute and I just couldn't resist colouring him.


Ingredients
Image:  Oli
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Cut on the Silhouette Cameo
Dies:  MFT
Dots:  Enamel Accents


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Hippo Day!

Hi Everyone,

It is kind of a Hippo Day today!
I just love this image from P.Nilsson Design.


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markers
Background:  Dina Wakely Scribble Sticks
Dies:  Paper Rose & MFT


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Hang in there little Monkey

Hi Everyone,

Today is the start of a new challenge over on the Digi Choosday Craft Challenge.
The theme for this challenge is always 'Anything Goes' however the DT inspiration is 'Colour of Summer'.
I must admit the first thing I think of in Summer is the kids playing outside on a bright and sunny day.

For my inspiration, I have used the adorable 'Hang in there little monkey'.


Ingredients
Image:  Hang in there little monkey
Medium:  Copic Markers
Background:  Watercolour
Enamel Dots:  Doodlebug


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Monday, May 22, 2017

P.Nilsson Design

Hi Everyone,

I have some amazing news to share with you today.
I have been asked to join the P.Nilsson Design Team.
I love these images as excitedly said "YES".

For today's card I have used an adorable image.


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  MIC & SSS
Background:  Dina Wakley Scribble Sticks & Shimmer Sparkle


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Final Destination

Hi Everyone,

For today's inspiration I have used a new image from Sassy Cheryl Stamps.

I have made the card base  using the Dina Wakely Scribble Sticks and Sparkle spray.


Ingredient
Medium;  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  ScrapMatts
Background:  Watercolurs
Card Base:  Scribble Sticks & Sparkle Spray


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

The Bears

Hi Everyone,

For today's inspiration I have used an Image from TeddyBo from the 'May Subscription'.

I decided to add the clothes to these images.


Ingredients
Image:  TeddyBo
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Chipboard
Dies:  MFT
Flowers:  I am Roses
Butterflies:  MIC


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Tweedledum

Hi Everyone,

Today is the start of a new challenge over on the Digi Choosday Craft Challenge.
The theme for this challenge is always 'Anything Goes' however the DT inspiration is 'Buttons'.

For my inspiration, I have used the 'Tweedledum' from the Winnie Wonderland Collection.


Ingredients
Image:  Tweedledum
Medium:  Copic Markers
Background:  Dina Wakley Paints, Stencil and White Pigment Ink
Die:  Paper Rose
Buttons:  Stash
Flowers:  I am Roses
Butterflies:  MIC


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx