Sunday, 27 February 2011

Happy easter card :)

Good morning peeps :) Today will be a very short post as i am feeling very unwell..but i need to meet dateline for some challenges :P. I have created this card few days back but havent uploaded..i am very busy with wedding invitation cards order :). But dont worry..i am always have a card to share..i have few cards havent upload to my blog yet :)
So today again i am in the mood of brown colour card. i used my newly pencil set that i bought during discount time :) it is derwent coloursoft. I would say it isnt extremelly satisfy me however it gives me a different effect and feeling when i used it. No matter what if you have prismacolour...stick to it! i still love my prisma the best :) The image that i used in here is from Penny Black. love this cutie and rudie bunny that shows only its but :P. but they are all still super cute!


I would love to enter this card for Penny Black challenge.They required for easter card..well i have bunny stamps but dont have easter sentiment so i leave it blank :).
Also enter for simon says challenge-coffe and cream. They do have DT call for ONE position.it is seems impossible to me to even get their attention with this card :P. but i will just trying my luck here :)
who knows? really who knows :P.

would love to enter this card for another challenges as well :
Gingerloft-furry friends
Ai factory-monochrome

Well that is it from me..
have a great weekend
HUGS

Saturday, 26 February 2011

Revamp magnolia card part 3


Finally a full set of the revamped magnolia shown :)!

Good Morning crafters :) i am totally exhausted today because of yesterday i had fun met few friends :). i met 2 different group of friends one at the afternoon and one at night.i chatted almost three hours with each of them.Believe it or not..but i am feeling very tired but happy :). By the way thanks for those who leave comments for my revamp magnolia cards this days :) it will be gone very soon as it is going to be publish :) i am so happy when i received an email from the editor to say that they loved my magnolia and will publish it. So i want to show you first the card before it is get publish :)
So for today card, i only changed the image and the colour of the image. It is pretty hard to get the exact blue colour that match the pattern paper..so without further due here is the card :)

I love how this unique blue combine with brown colour..it is just looks soo pretty :) I am so happy that finally i can played with this image. It is really pretty easy to colour. Again i used prismacolour to colour the image. I have got to find out what is the colours i use :p. as i need to explain how to make the card to the magazine :)
would love to enter this card for below challenges :
Sweet stamping challenge-so girly

That is it from me today..i will be out for shopping some clothes and shoes for me to start working.i dont have proper shoes..i always love slipper :P
Will be back to leave comments to you blog :)
Hugs to you from me
 

Friday, 25 February 2011

Revamp my magnolia card part 2

Good Morning dearie crafters...today is the day!I will be signing my letter of appointment with one company in Singapore as a temp worker for 6 months! :( so hope you do bear with me in this 6 months if i can only upload maybe 2-3 projects a week :(.So wish me luck dear :)
 By the way thank you soo much for all of your comments left for my cards...i want to apologize as few days back somehow i accidentally deleted some of your comments..i am trully sad when i couldnt retrieve it back :(. Please forgive me....:(.
Now back to revamp card...the original card is on the top image...if you missed the first card you might see it here.For the first card i did change the sentiments only as i just love how the layout of the card :).
As for the second card not only the sentiment that i changed but also the image and the colours to match the pattern papers :). So here is the revamped card :)



I love to play magnolia lately..maybe i just in the mood to colour it. I am so glad i have prismacolour. looks how magnolia clothes look like. i couldnt find a colour pencils that close to the kraft paper colour and so glad i found it in my prisma set :). The sentiment is from SRM sticker that i won from challenge.

supplies :
Stamps : Magnolia wedding collection. Colour and Ink : versafine blackand sephia,prismacolour pencils,chalks. Papers : Kraft paper,Prima Marketing PP madeline.Others : stickles, SRM sticker,corner puncher,circle puncher.

would love to enter this card for below challenges :
CCEE Stampers: distress
Do you stack up : anything goes
Anything goes :distress

That is it for today..i better get prepare for the appointment :)
Love you all
HUGS

Wednesday, 23 February 2011

Revamp some magnolia cards :) part 1

Good Morning crafters...how do you do...:) i have just keep counting my day back to work..really make me nervous. :P. by the way today i would love to share a card out of 3 cards that i revamp just because i want to send it for publications. If you see on the picture (top) all the magnolia comes in same series and design..that is because it is "left over" from the classes that i taught. so not to waste the coloured images i used it for cards.but my friends suggest me to change the image as it isnt qualify if you use the same image with the same series. so that is why i changed 2 of them as well as the colour tone. so for today i will share with you one of it first :). For today card i didnt change the colour at all however i did change the sentiment. i want to make thank you theme for this set of cards :)
This is the original card. i used sticker from SRM stickers that i won from get sketchy challenge :). love this stickers :) too bad the shipping is away to expensive for few sheet of stickers that totally light :( if not i will just become their loyal customer :P.

The papers that i used are from prima marketing. It is their latest collection--madeline. I just love specifically this two pattern paper--the roses and the fade blue polkadot. It is really hard to get this type of pattern paper in Singapore. So when i saw this and almost fully used this 2 pattern papers..i decided to trip down to scrapbook shop and stock up few more sheets of this PP. just love it! :)
flower is punched from pattern paper from the same range with musical note on it. Flower puncher and the small cirle are from EK success. Magnolia is coloured with prismacolour :). I have a friend from Korea that coming down to Singapore pretty soon (on march) so i decided to become greedy a little bit by asking her to buy another set :). Last time i bought my very first set prismacolour from Korea and i found it is away cheaper than buy from US or singapore so why not just buy another set...i may not go to Korea pretty soon..and my friend may not come down to Singapore very often :)..Hi mellissa so sorry to trouble you :) i know it is pretty heavy :P.thanks so much :)

By the way..lately i have been browsing around youtube video. i was searching for tutotial how to use tombow marker..you what it is mean? means i want to buy it also :P. i have never really use watercolour based marker before. i have some with me...it is ZIG brushable and memento,but somehow it is doens work the same way like tombow. Tombow you can leave it for few second and you still can blend it use water. I did try brushable it works when you apply and quickly brush it with water--i dont like it. No need to say memento..it doenst blend with water..but the colours soo pretty :) Any of you every try to use tombow dual markers pen before? I love it since i saw tht tutorial but it is really very costly! but i do love it..the question is now i always see the crafter in youtube always use canson watercolour papers...i dont have it here...so how :P? do you think it will works for another brand of watercolour markers? i use dawler roney watercolour papers. Hope you share if you do use that pens :)

Another stuffs..while writing this blog i am listening and stopping by awhile at youtube to watch scrapbook haul for crafters in USA...i am totally jealous!! :) wish i could have stay there..and i will shop daily :). It is soo cheap...martha stewart puncher at USD 4.99..isnt that mad..in here at least SGD 23 which means about USD15-16...fiuh...:(. i have to go USA one day!! no matters what..hobby lobby,michaels, Jo ann,etc. :)

That is it from me today...now busy envy those scrapbook hauls from crafters in USA
thanks for stopping by
HUGS


Tuesday, 22 February 2011

Friends Forever :)


Hi peeps..thanks firstly for the encouragement about my new job...:) well like jenny and dorcas said i will get more money to buy crafting...hopefully i also have time to play with it..hmm..i have lot of wish list already like zutter,bigshot,PTI stamps..aww..so many :)
so since my mood slightly better...i decided to create another monochrome card..this time sephia.and again i get comments from my hubby about the light direction :P. i am actually dont plan to create monochrome but i choosed the wrong colour for pots. The colour similar to the mouse..so might as well create monochrome card :). I created this card for my new friend who is interested on the Penny Black stamps and lately she purchase the same stamp like what i used here :) so i will just make it as an inspiration for her :). Hope she like it!

supplies :

Penny Black 1649K surprise,hero arts anytime message. Colour : vintage photo distress ink,derwent inktense pencils,AC cardstock-kraft and brown,corner chomper-cloud

would love to enter this card for below challenges :
gingerloft challenge-furry friends
Challenge up your life-monochrome
Creative inspiration challenge-distress
Frosted design-no pattern paper
stampin for weekend-monochrome

that is it from me :)
thanks for stopping by
HUGS :)

Monday, 21 February 2011

Life is sweeter when shared with friends :)

Hey peeps..it will be a short post...i am actually pretty late on posting my blog :) well maybe because of i am busy with making card. I have just received a phoned call from office that i might be working with (havent confirmed as i havent signed the aggreement). They asked me to come down on friday to sign the letter of appointment meaning sign off to get tied up :P...no time for craft :(. so i have to say to myself for this week STAMPING WHEN I CAN :). i will start working on march. It is just a temp work..well you know temp work means no benefit :(.ahhh too many things to say actually..i wish i just be able to craft and make money with it.

By the way since i am feeling a little bit gloom...so i decided to share with you my black and white card :P. This is my very first trial to colour black and white and i guess i made lots of mistake from the colouring shade to the distressing the edge :(.
I used magnolia stamp tilda with gift and coloured it with prismacolour (somehow i am fall in love with this pencils :P). The swirls are from hero arts. I stamped it with versamark and use black chalks from pebbles to colour. Love this swirls soo much :).
Papers that i used from Basic Grey basic (black and white). Black gingham ribbon from my friend nelly..i love this ribbon soo much.hard to get this black colour gingham ribbon somehow :(

Would love to enter this card for several challenges :
Challenge up your life challenge-monochrome
Creative inspiration-distress
Stampin for weekend-monochrome


well that is it from me today...
pretty moody today :(.
thanks for stopping by
HUGS

Sunday, 20 February 2011

Happy Birthday Cupcake-daily inspiration 6/6


Good Morning! How is your saturday soo far? i had a great time teaching my two friends. we chat till we forgot time :) but i dont feel tired at all in fact i am excited! after the class i decided to colour 3 tilda..and will share with you next week :). Do for today..this will be the last day for my daily inspiration..hope you do like my ideas so far. Do leave me a comment what do you think my daily inspiration so far? will that help you in anyway? is there anything to improve? i just want to know whether this is works :)
But i would love to say thank you for those who has been supporting me throughtout the day 1  :) thank you for your comments..it is just made my day happier :)
As for today i do another tag with lots of cupcake on it :) I still use the same set- mimi and miles but i decided to give some love to the little cupcake that people may ignore...:)

Instructions :
Make a tag from kraft paper. Cut the bottom of the tag use corner chomper cloud.
Cut a pattern paper follow the kraft shape leaving 0.5 mm every edge smaller than the actuall tag. Draw a faux stiching surround the PP.
Cut  3" circle use ledger pattern paper and affix it on top of the green cardstock. Cut the cardstock follow the circle leaving 0.3 mm. Stamp happy birthday sentiment from Penny Black clear stamp set 30-046 it is your day around the circle use versafine vintage sephia.
Stamped several cupcakes on the white cardstock and colour it use colour pencils. Once it is done cut it out and stack it like shown on the tag. Apply glitter on the top of cupcake for the final touch.
Punch 2 flowers from scrap papers and affix it in between birthday sentiment. Place rhinestone on top of the flowers. Voila you are done!'

supplies :



American Craft Kraft paper, My little shoes box pattern paper,white gel pen,prismacolour pencils,stickles-stardust,martha stewart circle cutter, EK success puncher,kaiser rhinestone, Corner chomper.

If you can see that i created most of my cards use Penny Black and how i adore their stamps..and if you keep thinking where can i get those yummy stamps.You can go to HERE to find your nearest shop that stock up with cuteness from Penny Black stamps.

To busy with crafting but still want to shop for more Penny Black goodies..Good news! they do have their brand new online shopping. hop to HERE to see their OL :) bet you will addicted since it just a click away :)

If you just feel in love with the latest collection that you can find it at HERE and order it straight away from the nearest shop! :)

If you need daily dose for inspiration use Penny Black check out their BLOG how the talented designer created some cards for make and take.

Cant wait to see new arrival stuffs even before the shops know ? Join their club! You can go to HERE. There are lots of benefits from join their club..you will be the first to know the new release,how to make gorgeous cards like their talented DT,challenges,even Blogging events.

That is it from me...it is weekend...i want to go out..:)
Have a great day..i will be back with more cuteness pretty soon :)
Thanks for stopping by
HUGS

Saturday, 19 February 2011

Happy Mother's Day-daily inspiration 5/6 and an AWARD :)

Good Morning crafter...have you got your mojo to play with this valentine series?Hope my daily inspiration will really help you on it.well we almost there with the final daily inspiration :)
So today i decided to play with this little boy...poor thing..everyone seems love mimi more than miles :)
Hope penny black bring more miles as i found that this boy is as cute as mimi and suitable for any boy card :)

Instructions :
Make a card from kraft paper and round the corner on the top left and right. Cut a flower pattern paper leave 0.3 mm each edge except the below edge. Draw faux stiching on the edge of the PP (Pattern Paper)
Take a strip of green cardstock and punched a scallop pattern.i used martha stewart puncher. affix it to the bottom of the flower pattern paper and cut the remaining to fit the PP.
Cut a green cardstock the same width with the card that you make and the length about 3 cm. Cut a pink PP leave about 0.3mm every edge and affix it on top of the green cardstock. Tied a string use bakers twine
Stamped miles on top the white cardstock and coloured it use prismacoloured pencils (clothes : olive green,jasmine. Flower : rose pink,jasmine and olive green). Cut out the image.
Cut a circle from ledger PP. colour the edges with a colour pencils. start from green then follow with jasmine.Affix coloured image on top of the circle use 3d foam dots. affix the circle on the right side of the card.
Print out a sentiment " Happy mother's day" on the yellow PP and layered it on top of green cardstock. Affix the sentiment in between circle and miles and You are done! :)
So i hope you get inspired to create mother's day card :)

Move on to the other good stuff! :)
i have received a brand new award that created from my super duper talented friend Cathy Fong. she has just join card making less than 6 months but look at her achievement. she has won so many challenges in the many popular blogs like wee memories,hero arts,etc. Not to mentioned she has being featured and become GDT for several challenges :). hop on to her blog to see more awesome cuteness :). thanks soo much cathy! :)


To accept this award i shall do some stuffs below :

1.Please link back to the one who gave u this award and say thanks :) DONE!

2.Write 3 sweet moments happened in your life ^^
--> Hubby proposed with a teddy bear that we made together and hand stiched on the paws " will you marry me :)?"...so creative!
---> Received a box full of goodies from PB
--> Received a ipod shuflle from Hubby for valentine

3.Pass this sweet award to the 3 sweetest blogger you know :D
---> Dorcas : for she always been sweet to me and helpful.
--> Stacey : Always support me and share her thought everytime i post some questions on my blog
--> Jenny : what can i say she is one of the sweetest person i ever know

that is it for today..i will prepare some of my stuffs for class..aww..i have been missed several saturday time with my hubby :( that is why i have decided to not continue "teaching".
Will be right back tommorow with last project to share :)
Thanks for stopping by
HUGS

Friday, 18 February 2011

Friends Forever- daily inspiration 4/6

Hiya peeps...how are you :) ? hope you enjoy my daily inspiration so far :)
Today i will share with you a simple tag. It is as always pretty easy to do..trust me. i dont even think you need instruction :) But well just to make it as a standard..i will still give an instruction below :).
I love this pretty mimi...it is really can be use for anything..what you need to do just cut the heart share and change it to anytype of items that she can hold. I think you can even use it for easter,halloween or even christmas :). just need to change here and there :).

Intructions :
Make a tag from kraft paper. Trace it on top of pattern paper. Cut the pattern paper leave 2mm inside the line to make the pattern paper smaller than the basic tag. Cut 3 different circles from different pattern paper. Layer it on top of each other.
Stamp mimi on the white cardstock and coloured it with prismacolour pencils. The list of the pencils that i use can be found here. For the cheek i use pebble inc chalks. Affix the image with 3d foam dots 1/16. Layer the whole circle with the image on the tag.
Tie a bow from organza ribbon and affix it next to the circle.

Stamp a sentiment on the pink scrap paper used versafine vintage sephia. Layer it on top of green cardstock. Affix it to the top left of the tag. Do doodling on the circle and rectangle like shown above.Lastly apply glitter on the heart shape and mimi ribbons. You are done! :) the tag ready to go with your present or your card :)

Supplies
Paper : My little box shoes,AC kraft cardstock. Colour : prismacolour & caran d'ache pencils,versafine-onyx black and vintage sephia.Other : pebbles inc chalks,white gel pen,organza ribbon

Another card to share today..i have 3 cards in a set actually but i will share it next week as this week post schedule very packed :)

created this card for Sweet stop sketch challenge :) (love their sketches soooo much!)
Do you stack up : Dots :)

that is it from me today..will be back with 2 more daily inspiration tommorow :)

thanks for stopping by  :)
HUGS

Thursday, 17 February 2011

Everything is better when shared with a friend :)

Hi Peeps..i am back with my second post for today :)
This will be a very short post :) i am pretty tired today after brought my dog out :)
This card is created for Dutch Dare Challenge. This week theme is Sparkle/Gliter/Bling! I bet it is pretty easy to do...who doesnt love bling bling like glitter :). so do join us! we will wait for you creations :)
Do hop in to the Dutch Dare Challenge to see more DT card that i believe will makes your creative juice flow like a river :)

That is it from me..be sure to check my very first post at HERE for today for more inspiration card use valentine stamps for other purpose :)

thanks for stopping by and HUGS :)

Would love to enter this card for below challenge :
Paper Play challenge-add shine (in my card is glitter and spray mist)

Happy Birthday Sister-daily inspiration 3/6

Hi Peeps..as i promised i am back with a cutie card today. I am half way on sharing this week inspiration :). I am so happy that some of you still following my simple card :)
If this is your very first time see my card inspiration series.You might want to see my FIRST post and SECOND post :)
I will be creating several projects use the same clear stamps set and pattern papers. Just to show you how we can stretch our dollar with it :)

So here is the third project out of 6 :
This card is my hubby fav card..and i guess mine also :) I love mimi facial expression here :)
I have combined mimi and miles clear stamps and betsy bluebells.
I still used the same colour pencils and pattern paper from My littleshoes box. I used 3-4 pattern papers in total and i still have lots of it left :)

Instructions :
Stamp mimi and betsy bluebell holding a gift on the precut circle white cardstock. Coloured the image with coloured pencils. I used prismacolour and you might want to see the list at here.Create clouds use pebbles inc chalks..you can see how i create it at here.
Affix the finished colour image on to the yellow pattern papers and cut it around leave 0.3cm. Paste the circle on to the precut green cardstock. Punch the edges use my memories keeper chomper-scallop. Draw faux stich use white gel pen surround the green cardstock.

Make a card from Kraft cardstock. Cut a yellow flowery pattern paper leave a gap about 0.5cm on every edge. Draw faux stiching use white gel pen. Affix the green cardstock with image on op of it.
Print out a sentiment "happy birthday sister" on to the yellow pattern paper. snip the both end of the trip paper to create banner looks like.Paste the banner on the bottom of the image. Place rhinestone on the left and right edge of the banner. Lastly place two buttons on top right. Apply glitter once you are done with everything and let it dry.Voila you are done with this simple project :)

Supplies :
my little shoes box pattern paper,martha stewart circle cutter,stickles-stardust,pebbles chalk,buttons.kaiser rhinestone, white gel pen, prismacolour pencils,heart pearl.

would love to enter this card for :
wee memories challenge- live life loud

and here is my card for CREATE challenge blog-use your edger puncher. well i would say this card pretty simple..and i dont even know what should i add anymore..but i do love the embossing on the back.


Hope i can get chance to be top xx again :) it is really makes me happy :)

I am off to meet my friend soon
so i will see you tommorow again :)
HUGS

Wednesday, 16 February 2011

Happy Birthday-day 2 inspirations & WOYWW

Good Morning Peeps! i am soo glad that you are all likes my idea :)
For those that think what is going on..i am actually would like to share more ideas of how to use valentine clear stamps (in here i use mimi and miles clear stamps set from Penny Black) for other purpose.You might want to see my very first card at HERE. Do leave me a comment if you like it or you find it usefull..at least i know that my ideas works :P.
Well like i mentioned yesterday..most of my project will be a simple one so that for those who just like clean and simple or even beginner can actually follow :)

So today project is a tag!
Like yesterday i use Mimi in bunny clothes but today i cut the bunny head and tail instead i place crown on top of the head..became a queen of the day which also said birthday girl! :)

Instructions :
I stamped mimi on white cardstock use black versafine and coloured it with various prismacolour pencils.
  For the hair i used golden rod,chocolate and dark brown, Heart shape : rose pink and jasmine, Clothes : olive green and jasmine. Applied stickles for the finishing touch to the image. cut out once it is dried.Take Maya road crown chipboard and coloured it use paint dabber . Before it is dry sprinkle glitter on top of it

Cut a tag from kraft scrap paper. Cut 3 different circle shapes use 3 different colour. In here i use my little shoes box pattern paper-yellow,green and pink. lay it on top each other.
Punched several 1/2 " circle use circle puncher on the scrap yellow cardstock. Arrange the punched circle surround the circle paper to create a scallop look like. Affix the scallop circle to the tag follow by mimi image on top of the circle.

Take a strip of  pink paper and stamp happy birthday on top of it use brown versafine. Layer it on top of  green coloured cardstock. Align it with the tag and cut the remaining side so that it will even to the tag shape. Draw a white line to create a faux stiching. Lastly, punched a hole on top and snip in a yello organza ribbon and you are Done!

Supplies :
My Littleboxshoes pattern paper,AC kraft paper,DCWV yellow and green cardstock,Ek succes 1/2" circle puncher, Martha stewart circle puncher,Maya road crown,White gel pen.

And here is my offering for WOYWW. More crafty desk on Julia blog :)
nothing much is going on here...but i am ready for the next card :)

That is it from me..be right back tommorow for more cuteness :)
Thanks for stopping by
HUGS