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

Monday, May 15, 2017

Whoopsie Daisy

Hi Everyone,

After a really busy Saturday, I was able to sit and create on Sunday.  Yes it was Mother's Day but it was great to have some crafty time.

This is one of the cards I have created.
I have used a new Image from Sassy Cheryl Stamps.


Ingredients
Image:  Whoopsie Daisy
Medium:  Copic Markers
Background:  Watercolour
Dies:  MFT
Chipboard:  Scrapmatts


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

TeddyBo

Hi Everyone,

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

I just love this image and had to colour it.


Ingredients
Image:  TeddyBo
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Cut on the Silhouette Cameo
Die:  Little B
Background:  Brushes
Flowers:  I am Roses


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Helga Hippo - Say Hi

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 Thinking of Summer'.

For my inspiration, I have used the adorable 'Helga Hippo, Say Hi!'


Ingredients
Image:  Helga Hippo - Say Hi
Medium:  Copic Markers
Die:  MFT
Background:  Dina Wakely Scribble Sticks
Flowers:  I am Roses and Prima
Butterflies:   MIC


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Angel Bear

Hi Everyone,

Well I have had a productive day so far.  I have managed to clean my craft room and now can't wait to create.

For today' card I have used a new image.  I have called him Angel Bear.
It is just adorable.


Ingredients:
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Stampin Up Expressions
Dies:  MFT
Other:  Glitter and Glossy Accents


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Friday, May 5, 2017

Spring Collectors

Hi Everyone,

For today's inspiration I am sharing a card using an image from Sassy Cheryl Stamps.


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markrs
Hessian:  Kaisercraft
Twine:  Hemptique
Butterflies:  MIC
Paper:  Ikea


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Polkadoodle New Release

Hi Everyone,

I am back with the last of my creations from the Polkadoodles new release 'Ula'.
We were asked to create these projects using mixed media.

This tag is using 'Be Strong', the background is Dina Wakely paint and heat set embossing.



This card is using 'Create', the background is Dina Wakely Scribble Sticks and Heat set embossing.


This card is using 'Be Yourself', the background is Dina Wakely Acrylic Paint and Stencils.



Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

TeddyBo May Release

Hi Everyone,

This week TeddyBo released their 'May Subscription'.
It is truely another wonderful release.
Pop on over to the Etsy Store and grab yours.

For today's inspiration I am using a TeddyBea image.


Ingredients:
Image: TeddyBea
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  MFT
Background:  Dina Wakely Paint, MFT Stamp
Die:  MFT
Flowers:  I am Roses
Butterflies:  MIC


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx


Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Sharing is Caring

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 Flowers.

I just love using flowers on my cards and have used plenty of them on this card.
I have also stepped out of my comfort zone and used a different colour combination for her hair.


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  MIC
Die:  MFT
Flowers:  I am Roses
Heart:  Art Stamps Australia
Butterflies:  MIC


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx
SaveSave

Monday, May 1, 2017

Polkadoodle New Release

Hi Everyone,

Polkadoodles has just release a new range of Digital Stamps called 'Ula'.
I am happy to share some of the new release with you today.


First I have used 'Be Yourself'


The last card is using 'Don't let anyone dull your sparkle'



I hope you have liked these cards and I will be back on Thursday to share more from this release.


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx



Wednesday, April 26, 2017

TeddyBo, Star

Hi Everyone,

For the last time this month, I am sharing a card using a gorgeous image from TeddyBo (link below).
From the moment I saw this image I knew that I needed to get out the Chibi Lights.




Ingredients
Image:  TeddyBo
Medium:  Copic Markers
Lights:  Chibi Lights
Other:  Glossy Accents and Glitter


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Winston Deluxe

Hi Everyone,

Today is a new challenge over on the Digi Choosday Craft Challenge.
The theme for this challenge is .....
Anything Goes
The DT have been asked to use the design sheets.


Ingredients
Design Sheet:  Winston Deluxe Collection
Sentiment:  MIC
Paper:  Kaisercraft
Dies:  MFT


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

TeddyBo

Hi Everyone,

For today's inspiration I have used the very cheeky TeddyBo (link below).
It is fun to create using these images.


Ingredients
Image:  TeddyBo
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Wood Veneer from Stash
Die:  MFT
Other:  Glossy Accents, Glitter and Twine


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Helga Hippo - Hello

Hi Everyone,

Today is the start of a new challenge over on the Digi Choosday Craft Challenge.
The theme for this challenge is .....
A Special Birthday


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markers
Paper:  Digital Paper - Polkadoodles
Flowers:  I am Roses
Butterflies:  MIC
Other:  Glossy Accents & Glitter


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Molly

Hi Everyone,

For today's inspiration I have used an image from the May subscription of Images from TeddyBo (link below).


Ingredients
Image:  Molly
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  MIC
Die:  MFT


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Happy Easter Winnie

Hi Everyone,

Today is the start of a new challenge over on the Digi Choosday Craft Challenge.
The theme for this challenge is .....
Easter


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Silhouette Cameo and Stickers
Die:  Heart Stack - Paper Rose
Background:  Oxide Inks
Other:  Glossy Accents, Glitter and Glass Beads


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Oli

Hi Everyone,

For today's inspiration I have used a new image from TeddyBo (link below).
I was experimenting with the background and love how it turned out.


Ingredients:
Image:  Oli
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Paper Rose Die
Background:  Texture Paste, Brushos


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Winston Bear Gardening

Hi Everyone,

Today is the start of a new challenge over on the Digi Choosday Craft Challenge.
The theme for this challenge is .....
Spring has Sprung


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Wood Veneer
Paper:  Doodlebug
Burlap:  Kaisercraft
Other:  Twine, Glossy Accents & Glitter


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx
SaveSave

Monday, April 3, 2017

Lavinia Stamps

Hi Everyone,

I went to the local Craft Show over the weekend and found the range of Lavinia Stamps and I was hooked and yes I went back for more.
I have created one card so far using this gorgeous stamps.


Ingredients
Stamps:  Lavinia Stamps
Background:  Brushes
Shimmer Pen:  CTMH


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Friday, March 31, 2017

4 Seasons Girls

Hi Everyone,

I am so happy to have joined 30 Day Colour Challenge.
It is something I have always wanted to do.
This is my final card for this challenge.


Ingredients:
Stamp:  4 Seasons Girls
Medium:  Copic Marker
Sentiment:  MIC
Die:  MFT
Background:  Distress Oxide Inks
Other:  Beads from Studio Katia


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Helga

Hi Everyone,

 the Digi Choosday Craft Challenge Design Team.
This challenge is weekly, so you will see these gorgeous images quite a lot on my blog.


The theme for this Challenge is:
Anything Goes however the DT has been asked to use the Design Sheets.


So pop on over to the blog and have a look around.
We would love to see what you create.


Ingredients
Designer Sheets:  Helga
Patterned Paper:  Kaisercraft
Die:  MFT
Other:  Glass Beads, Glossy Accents


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Floral Spray

Hi Everyone,

I had a lovely day today sharing my passion for colour.
Fingers crossed everyone enjoyed it as much as I did.

For today's inspiration I have used a new stamp from Paper Rose.


Ingredients
Stamp:  Floral Spray
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Thanks Mum


Until next time
 Melissa
xxxxx

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Bunny and Butterfly

Hi Everyone,

I have loved this stamp every since it's release.
I was lucky to purchase it at the craft show and couldn't wait to colour it.
I have decided to use it for today's inspiration.


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Hero Arts Stamp
Butterflies:  MIC
Other:  Glossy Accents & Glitter


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Amelia Contemplating

Hi Everyone,

It is time for a brand new challenge over on the Digi Choosday Crafty Challenge blog.

This week's challenge is .....
Not a card/Mother's Day

I decided to create a tag for this challenge.


Ingredients
Medium:  Copic Markers
Sentiment:  Thanks Mum by Paper Rose
Paper:  Pebbles
Butterflies:  MIC
Flowers:  I am Roses
Ribbon:  Seam Binding


Until next time
Melissa
xxxxx