Sunday, April 24, 2016

Dies R Us Post

Hello Everyone. It is Olivia and welcome to my first DT post for Dies R Us.  Today I decided to showcase a technique called Inlaid Dies.  As my preferred style is more CAS in nature, I thought this was a great way to create a card without too many layers but still pops of color.

 For this project I started off with a colored image from Stamping Bella.  I took the image and cut it out with the Die-versions Stitched Circles.  I took the blue paper and  also cut an exact circle with that same die.  Just like in a puzzle you fit your cut out in the empty space. I cut the Die-Mensions Arrow Love This die on some matching yellow paper and cut the Love This out on the blue paper and placed the yellow die into the spot.  I did my usual coloring with Copics and then added some pearls for bling.

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I will also be entering this card into a few challenges:

Quick Creations-April Showers Card

With Spring being in full-effect here, I thought this was a perfect stamp to use now.  This adorable stamp from LaLa Land Crafts is called Paper Doll Marci-Spring.    The image is paired with Carta Bella paper-Soak Up the Sun.  I then used a die from CC Designs called Umbrella Die.

I will also be entering this card into the following challenges:
Turtle Soup Forum-Mood board

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Friday, April 8, 2016

Whimsy Stamps-Pixie for Quick Creations.

I am super excited to say that I am no longer just a Guest DT for Quick Creations but I have been moved up to a regular designer!!! WHOA so more fun and hopefully inspiring projects I will be sharing with all of you.

Today I am showcasing some of the newer stamps from Whimsy Stamps by the lovely Sylvia Vet. This image is called Pixie.  As usual, I colored the image with my Copics and used some of the lovely paper from Kaisercraft Fairy Dust. I cut out the frame around the image with my Spellbinder Dies and added some pearls.

I will also be entering this one into a few challenges as well:

Saturday, April 2, 2016

KennyKs Card

Each 1st day of the month, KennyK members over at Club K getting a freebie to play with. This month the freebie is this image,  DaBomb.

I colored the image with my Copics and added some stickles to the shoes. I had some wood veneers words in my stash and thought it went well with this theme.
I will also be entering this one into a few challenges:

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Quick Creations- Paper Doll Marci-Birthday

Hello everyone,

I am back with another card today showcase some of the lovely images from La La Land. This one is called Paper Doll Marci-Birthday.  I used the paper from the adorable Doodlebug-Sugar Shoppe Pad Collection.

This time I decided I like the paper so much, I would use it to paper piece the image too. The hair and skin are colored with my Copics.
I will be entering this card into a few challenges as well:

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Art Impressions Card- Surpise!!

So later tonight, I am going to a surprise 50th Bday party. My friend is not one who is on blogs so I know I can safely showcase the card on here. I recently got a few Art Impression stamps and figured this one would be perfect for tonight.

I use some papers from my American Crafts stash and colored the image with my Copics.  Keep it pretty simple since that is more my usual style.
Colors: Shirt-R85,83,81
Skin: E13,E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair: YR24, E25, E07
Cake: E29, 27
Flames: YR24, Y15,Y11
Pants/Hat: B95,93, B01
I will also be entering this one into a few challenges:

Friday, March 11, 2016

SugarPea Stamps Card

So excited to see that Quick Creations is now carrying Sugar Pea Stamps and I fortunate to get a card together with this adorable set called Tweet Friend. 

This beautiful paper is by Doodlebug, Sugar Shoppe and I used some of the Prima Fun Fair Adhesive Enamel Dots.  As usual  I colored it with my Copics. 

I will also be entering this one into a few challenges:

Sugar Pea Stamps-Sketch Challenge
Hiding In My Craft Room-Spring Colors
Artistic Stampers-Springtime
Copic Spain Challenge-Spring
Sunsational Stamps-Critters
Pink and Main Challenge-Spring
Paper Creators Craft-Spring