Sunday, August 20, 2017

Wind and Ice


We're nearly at the end of Winter here in Australia but Mother Nature is heading out with some cold winds and hail so I was in the perfect mood to colour up this cutie from Simply Betty Stamps. This is the Snowflake Queen and she's hiding amongst lots of other fabulous images in the Friday Fun digi section. 

I coloured her up in cool greys and then went over some sections with icy blues. I added some frosty goodness with some clear Wink of Stella, rhinestones and I used my new GoPress and Foil and an embossing folder to create the shiny swirls - you can see how I did that HERE. The photo to the left shows some of the sparkle and shine but as always it's sooo much better IRL.

To create the sequined look on her dress I used a fine blue texta and white gel pens and added lots of dots. I also dotted over some clear Wink of Stella for sparkle under lights.

Copics Used - C4, C3, C1, C0, C00, B01, B00, R00

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Extra, Extra - Grand Opening of New Simply Betty Store


There's exciting news in the world of Simply Betty Stamps - her new Etsy store is NOW OPEN and you can find it HERE. To spread the news I've coloured up Extra, Extra Betty. I've added some glitter and washi tape strips to the background panel and added a fishtail banner with die cut Altenew letters on. I had a lot of fun putting this one together and let's hope the new store is a huge success.

Copics Used
Skin - E11, E04, E00, E000, R24, R20, R11
Hair - E49, E44, E43, E41
Eyes - C2, YG17, YG05
Clothes - R29, R24, R05, C8, C6, C4, C3, C2, C00
Bag - YG99, YG97, YG95, YG93, YG05
Newspapers - E43, E41, E40

Friday, August 18, 2017

Winter Cuddles


I had so much fun creating this wintery scene using the gorgeous new Teddy Bo images for August, especially as I am sitting here in snuggled up against the cold outside. These images are from "The Bears" collection and are available in amazing value bundles, or as individual images.

The dies I've used are all from La-La Land Crafts and the were the perfect choice to set the scene for my cuddling pair

Copics Used
Teddy Bo - R20, E49, E44, E43, E41
Bo's Clothes - B39, B45, B41, YR24, Y19, Y06
Teddy Bea - R20, E35, E33, E11, Y21
Bea's Clothes - C4, C2, C00, R89, R29, R24, R05, YR24, Y19, Y06, C4, C2
Wall & Garden - E79, E39, E35, E31, E30, G28, G24, W5, W2, YR24, Y19, R89, R29, R05, C3 
Cushion - B45, B41, B39, YR24, Y19, Y06

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Club La-La Land Crafts - August 2017


Welcome to my showcase of the La-La Land Craft's August 2017 Club Kit.

For more information on the fabulous Club you can find all the information HERE. Just note that Club products (stamps and dies) will not be available for purchase outside of the kits for up to 12 months after their club release!!!

Check out what stamps and dies are in this month's kit...

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Here are the 2 cards I came up with using these FABULOUS products...

Copics Used
Skin - E11, E00, E000, R24, R20, R11
Hair - E33, E30, YR21 
Clothes - BV04, BV02, BV00, BV0000, BG34, BG15, BG11, BG10, BG05
Seaweed - E33, E30, YR27, YR21, G28, YG17, YG05, W7, W5. Y19

Copics Used
E33, E30, YR23, YR21, R27

Don't forget to pop over to our BLOG where you can check out inspiration from my amazing teamies and remember La-La Land Crafts also have a Facebook Page HERE and La-La Lands Facebook Group HERE. We love seeing your amazing creations using La-La Land Stamps and Dies too. 

Monday, August 14, 2017

Using Envelopes in La-La Land


This week in La-La Land we are using envelopes in our projects. I made these cute little ones using THIS tutorial. I also created the background paper by replicating the digi sentiment over and over to cover the whole page.

Don't forget to pop over to our BLOG where you can check out inspiration from my amazing teamies and remember La-La Land Crafts also have a Facebook Page HERE and La-La Lands Facebook Group HERE. We love seeing your amazing creations using La-La Land Stamps and Dies too.


Copics Used
Skin - E11, E00, E000, R24, R20, R11
Hair - YR68, YR65, YR61, YR04, E07
Clothes - YG99, YG97, YG95, YG93, E49, E44, E43, E41, C2, C00
Gift - C2, C0, YG95, YG93, YG91

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Can Can Cordelia


Today I'm bringing you a card made with Can Can Cordelia from Simply Betty Stamps. I super sized her sentiment - it just seemed to work with her kicking up her heels and winking. I loved colouring all the flounce in her underskirt too - the texture and depth really gave it some life. I'm kinda wishing I had her shapely legs though - jealousy is a curse LOL.

Copics Used
Skin - E11, E04, E00, E000, R20, R11
Lips - R89, R24, R20
Eye - C2, G19, YG05
Hair - E29, E25, YR24, Y26, Y21
Clothes - 100, C4, C3, C2, C1, R89, R29, R24, R22

Friday, August 11, 2017

Time for a Pampering


Here's my latest make for August using the gorgeous new Teddy Bo images - these are available in amazing value bundles, or as individual images. 

I just love this cutie - and who else can relate to the sentiment - LOL. Taking time out for a luxurious bath just never seems to happen, something always seems to crop up. But we need to make time for ourselves and the little luxuries in life.

Copics Used
Molly - RV85, RV23, RV21, RV10, C3, C2, W1
Towels - E13, E11, E00, E000
Bathtub - C3, C1
Steps - E37, E35, E31
Water - B01

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Fall Fairy from Simply Betty Stamps


Today I'm bringing you a card made with Fall Fairy from Simply Betty Stamps. I've tried to capture the feeling of Fall with the colours I've used for her. I just love the fact that she comes with the wings attached, or as a separate image, it gives her so much versatility. I can imaging her done in pastels without the wings for someone who loves dance for example. Needless to say her wings are doused with glitter - a fairy needs her sparkle :) 

Copics Used
Skin & Lips - E11, E04, E00, E000, R27, R20, R11
Eye - G46, YG61, YG01, C2
Eyeshadow - R27, YR07, Y35
Hair & Clothes - G46, G28, YG63, YG61. YG01, Y35, Y21, YR07, R27
Wings - YG63. YG61, YG01, YR04, Y35, R27

Monday, August 7, 2017

Anything Goes in La-La Land


So OK - I very nearly didn't show this to anyone when I made it several weeks ago, as much as I love it for myself. I'm really NOT a mixed media girl but I wanted to see what I could do with a blank journal, some La-La Land chipboard and dies. I decided to show it in the hope it will inspire someone to come up with a MM masterpiece ;)

Don't forget to pop over to our BLOG where you can check out inspiration from my amazing teamies and remember La-La Land Crafts also have a Facebook Page HERE and La-La Lands Facebook Group HERE. We love seeing your amazing creations using La-La Land Stamps and Dies too.

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Saturday, August 5, 2017

Teddy Bo and Friend


It's time for my first make for August using the gorgeous new Teddy Bo images - these are available in amazing value bundles, or as individuals! 

I just love this pairing of these 2 friends once again. The little turtle is so cute, even with his back to us, but it looks like he's given Teddy Bo a little surprise - I wonder what they are talking about. My chipboard sentiment didn't photograph well, it's winter here and the light is never great - but it's been coated with a deep red glossy foil - it looks fabulous with the other reds and added such a wonderful shine to my project.

Copics Used
Teddy Bo - R20, R24, E79, E37, E35, E31
Turtle - YG99, YG97, YG95, YG91
Clothes - C6, C3, C1, R39, R37, R35, R32

Monday, July 31, 2017

Mid-Year Christmas in La-La Land


This week in La-La Land we're a little late in celebrating Christmas in July due to our Christmas Release last week, but at least we get to play with these fabulous new products again. I've created a fun little festive, forest at night scene - hope you like it.

Don't forget to pop over to our BLOG where you can check out inspiration from my amazing teamies and remember La-La Land Crafts also have a Facebook Page HERE and La-La Lands Facebook Group HERE. We love seeing your amazing creations using La-La Land Stamps and Dies too.


Copics Used
Skin - E11, E00, E000, R24, R20, R11
Hair - Y26, Y21, YR24, E2, E25
Clothes - R89, R29, R24, R14, C4, C2, C00, Clear glitter gel pen

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Mocking Bird Elaine from Simply Betty Stamps


Today I am bringing you a card using the gorgeous Mocking Bird Elaine from Simply Betty Stamps - she's one of many beauties in the Friday Fun digi section of the store. I've framed her in an MFT die cut frame and the backing was made using an Altenew die and love how simple and yet elegant it's turned out. 

Copics Used
Skin - E11, E04, E00, E000, R20, R11
Hair - E49, E44, E43, E42, E40
Lips - R89, R83, R81
Eyes - B18, B16, B12, C2
Clothes - R89, R85, R83, R81, B18, B16, B14, B12
Birds - YR16, YR09, Y32, YR00, B02, B01, B000

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

New Release Showcase July 2017 - Day 2


It's Day 2 of the Christmas/Winter release from La-La Land Crafts, my favourite time of the year. There are some fabulous new nativity based dies and images to use so check them all out.....

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Don't forget to pop over to our BLOG where you can check out inspiration from my amazing teamies and remember La-La Land Crafts also have a Facebook Page HERE and La-La Lands Facebook Group HERE. We love seeing your amazing creations using La-La Land Stamps and Dies too. 


Copics Used -Mary Marci
Skin - E11, E00, E000, R24, R20, R11
Hair - E55, E49, E44
Clothes - E43, E42, E40, B02, B01, B000, B0000, White gel pen
Baby - E11, E00, E000, R20, R11. B18, B06, B05, BO4, White gel pen

Oli's Banner from Teddy Bo


I just love this little guy holding up the banner - and I love the fact that you can personalise the banner to suit the occasion or the recipient, I've used a mini chipboard alpha here. This adorable image is from Teddy Bo and is from the Oli and Molly July Bundle but will be available as a single in August. 

Copics Used
Oli - B37, B34, B32, B000, R01
Hat - C4, C2, C00
Banner - C4, C2, C00, YG17, Y18, V05, R29
Balloons - YG13, YG00, V05, V01, R24, R21, Y18, Y04
Ground - E43, E41, E40

Monday, July 24, 2017

New Release Showcase July 2017 - Day 1


Yes it's that time of the year again - time for the Christmas/Winter release from La-La Land Crafts. Today is Day 1 of the release and I've used the super cute Christmas Baby Marci along with some of the gorgeous new dies. 

Check out the full release......
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Don't forget to pop over to our BLOG where you can check out inspiration from my amazing teamies and remember La-La Land Crafts also have a Facebook Page HERE and La-La Lands Facebook Group HERE. We love seeing your amazing creations using La-La Land Stamps and Dies too. 


Copics Used - Christmas Baby Marci 
 Skin - E11, E00, E000, R20, R11
Clothes - RV99,RV95, RV93, RV91

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Teddy Bo's Beach Molly


Luckily for many of my friends it's Summertime and they are out at enjoying the beaches and pools, maybe taking a picnic with them. With it being mid Winter here I can only dream of joining them - or colouring up some Summertime fun like I have done here. This adorable image is from Teddy Bo and is from the Oli and Molly July Bundle but will be available as a single in August. 

Copics Used
Skin - W5, W3, W1, W00, R20, R11
 Nail - BG10, BG02, BG01, Clear glaze pen
Clothes - V09, V06, V05, V01, BG05, BG02, BG01 
Basket - Y19, Y18, Y11, BG02, V05, White gel pen

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Club La-La Land Crafts - July 2017


Welcome to my showcase of the La-La Land Craft's July 2017 Club Kit. 

For more information on the fabulous Club you can find all the information HERE. Just note that Club products (stamps and dies) will not be available for purchase outside of the kits for up to 12 months after their club release!!!

Check out what stamps and dies are in this month's kit...

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Here are the 2 cards I came up with using these FABULOUS products.

Copics Used
Pig - R02, R01, R000
Cat - 100, R01, E31, E30
Panda - R01, C2, C00
Rabbit - 100, R01, E43, E41, E40
Kimono Sashes - R39, R37, R35

Copics Used
Skin - E11, E00, E000, R24, R20, R11
Hair - E39, E37, E35, E33, E30
Clothes & Fan - 100, B18, B16, B14, B12, C10, C7, White gel pen
Flowers - 00, B18, B14, White gel pen

Don't forget to pop over to our BLOG where you can check out inspiration from my amazing teamies and remember La-La Land Crafts also have a Facebook Page HERE and La-La Lands Facebook Group HERE. We love seeing your amazing creations using La-La Land Stamps and Dies too. 

Monday, July 17, 2017

Aurora Wings Challenge #54


Hi all and welcome to the new challenge from Aurora Wings. This time it's......

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I've used the gorgeous Owl Spirit along with some hand made flowers. I'm loving the turquoise and orange combination at the moment and had another play with it today.

Don't forget to check out the rest of the AMAZING DT inspiration on our BLOGWe also have a very active Facebook Fan Group with additional contests, challenges and inspiration.  We hope to see you there. 

Copics Used
Skin - E11, E04, E00, E000, R24, R20, R11
Hair - E42, E40, E39, E35, E31
Eyes - C2, E39, E35, E31
Clothes - BG07, BG05, BG01, BG000
Flowers - YG17, RV66, RV63, R27, YR68, YR09, YR02, Blue glitter gel pen
Owl - E44, E43, E42, E40