Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Scraps Of Elegance - CSI - Cases #42 & #43

Well Hello there fellow scrappers!
I like most of us, have been SUPER busy & have not had much time to blog..
 I'm now a little behind in sharing layouts!!
SO! today I wanted to share these 2 layouts I created as part of the 
Scraps of Elegance is teaming up with CSI- Color Stories Inspiration  for the month of October as Special Investigators and Sponsors.

Scraps of Elegance will be providing the prize this month for the winner at CSI. It's the gorgeous, elegant September kit, Nostalgia. This kit features the wonderful Pion Design Grandma's Schoolbook Collection and Renea Harrison's handmade butterflies. Scraps Of Elegance is the only club to feature these exquisite butterfly embellishments.

here is Case#42

As a GUEST Detective this is how I solved the Case #42
paper & diecuts I used here were in a previous Scraps Of Elegance kit September   Nostalgia kit........Evidence: Circles, Modeling Paste.
  Testimony: 12 things my son could not live @ the age of 9.
 is Case #43

As a GUEST Detective this is how I solved the Case #43
the date is wrong on this & I only picked up on this late last week & it was to late to remove it & resend it to Debbi. SO! I thought I just let you know instead... 
The date should be 2nd September NOT! 2nd of February I really don't know what I was thinking when I did the date????
Evidence: Damask, Something transparent. 
Testimony: Document a Special event.
THANK YOU So VERY much for those of you that have popped on over & left some blog love...
REALLY do appreciated it!!
hope you have a GREAT week & to those the U.S with hurricane Sandy heading your way stay safe!

Saturday, October 27, 2012

Kaisercraft - Butterfly Kisses Part 2

Hi There!
It's a glorious day here today, which is awesome since my 2 are heading in for swimming classes soon.....
BUT! I thought I'd stop by here & 
 share the last 2 layouts that I created as part of my DT work for Anna's Craft Cupboard  with the Kasiercraft - Butterfly Kisses range...
 I know I've said it before & I will probably say it a few more times.... I love working with the collectables - from the KC ranges!!  they really do make putting together layouts soooo easy!!!
 The stamp is also KC along with KC flowers & Green Tara - mini roses
this layout of ME & my boy...
sorry about the glare on the photo!!
I've made the banner using the My Favorite Things Die-namics -Rounded Banner Trio & a scallop/ circle punch...

THANK you Sooooo VERY MUCH for stopping by & any comments you may leave behind!!
Have a absolutely awesome weekend..

Friday, October 26, 2012

Kaisercraft Butterfly Kisses

Hi There fellow scrappers!
I have been Soooooo busy with working & with the 2 kids - sporting & schooling activities...
I now am a little behind in sharing my layouts that I have created as part of my DT work for Anna's Craft Cupboard
I was also sent the Kaisercraft - Butterfly kisses!
which at first I was a little like WOW! bright... BUT! once I started creating with this range
I ended up REALLY liking the end result.. 
I was able to create 5 layouts with what Anna sent me...
first up is!
Is this layout of my SIL & her absolutely adorable daughter & my niece... 

 I've swipped some gesso in the background...
Next up is this layout
of DD - Chloee & her Princess..

Prima - 7"x7" - Flourish Frame mask with some modeling paste....
WOW Chipboard ACC Exclusive - miniature word Beautiful, which I've inked to a light pink & fushia pink... along with the added of Green Tara - flowers
& 1 more for today..
 Is this 1 of my DD- Chloee & 1 of her cousins Natasha!!
It was So cute to watch........ when Nastasha came for the day to play with Chloee
Natasha would run around & saying to Chloee, catch me if you can...
hence the title!!!!

 Kaiser Butterfly Kisses-  Beauty Diecut Paper, with the added smaller Butterfly stickers.....
For those who have stopped by & are willing to leave behind a comment..
will be back soon to share the other 2 layouts!
Till then have a FAN FAB U LAS weekend.....

Sunday, October 21, 2012

OUAS - October Challenge...

Ello! Ello!
Hope all is well with you...
I am back yet again to share this layout!!
& NO it not DT work.. It's for a Challenge!!  YAY!
BUT! I have used my Scraps Of Elegance - Dreams of you October Kit..
you get Soooo much in these kits it's really Awesome!!
I have added some Green Tara goodies to boot...
Ok! so your probably thinking Well will you just Show us already!!
Can you Guess which Challenge this may be for???   hehehe

 I have played along with Once Upon A Sketch - October Challenge..
I have copyed & paste the next bits..
 We would like you to create a layout based on this quote. You can interpret it ANY way you like. There is no wrong or right way to interpret this quote  but your layout must incorporate something from this quote AND the sketch below. Please make sure that we see some sort of journalling on your layouts and please tell us where your journalling is . Hidden journalling is perfectly fine
& the Sketch

 Like I had mention in the start of the post.... I have used my Scraps Of Elegance - Dreams Of You October kit...  I've added this Twiddleybitz - Flying Butterfly Clock from my stash!
which I have embossed with the Range embossing Antiquities - California stucco that is part of the Dreams Of You kit
Also! from my stash is Green Tara flowers - Mini roses, 4cm Turquoise/White apple blossom, the ever so gorgoeus Heirloom 6.5cm Silk and Organza Grey Blue flower, 6cm - Turquoise Gardenia,  blue teardrop spray & white flower lace
Thanks for popping on by & any comments you may leave are always appreciated...
Have a GREAT week!

Saturday, October 20, 2012

Pink Paislee - Portfolio Part 2

Hi there!
hope all is well with you...
I'm back to share my 2 other layouts working with Pink Paislee - Portfolio range, that I got in my DT pack from Anna's Craft Cupboard this month....
First up is the layout of ME!!
YES! I LOVE been behind the camera taking photos, I would even call it a passion of mine, BUT! I have no troubles on been in front of the camera too..   LOL!
lots of journaling on the back of this layout!!
Along with Pink Paislee - Portfolio range,
I have used the bird & grass stamps from Prima- 4x6 cling stamps, A Prima mask & have used 6x6 CW Chevron template....
Tim Holtz - rosettes with Green Tara -  3cm White Cherry Blossom
& some Washi Tapes-grey strip & Queen & Co Trendy Tape Chevron Blue 

& lastly this layout of Chloee..
LOOK at that white space!! I was Sooooo Proud of myself!!   LOL!
 I've teamed up the  Pink Paislee - Portfolio range with the Pink Paislee - Sweetness paper...
along with are Green Tara - flowers...
 & A WOW Chipboard Anna Craft Cupboard Exclusive Miniature Word - Attitude, which I have inked white then on the bottom edge fushia pink. & more Green Tara -flower spray & flowers. 
OK! best go & get ready... 
I'm teaching a class this afternoon & I need to go & finalise some things...
THANK YOU soooo much for stopping by & I  am hoping to find some time tomorrow night & check out what all of you have been up too!!

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Pink Paislee - Portfolio

Hi there!
Hope is all well for you...
It is the 2nd week back to school for the kids & it is in FULL swing & FULLY busy...
I'm already looking forward to the next lot of school holidays!!   LOL!
So! I wanted to share with you my DT layouts for Anna's Craft Cupboard
as you may or may not know.... Anna sends US Designers 3 ranges per month!!
& I can share with you 1 of the ranges I got to play with...
Pink Paislee - Portfolio range, NOW! before I share I need to say OH! MY! GOODNESS I was FULLY stocked to get this range in my DT kit....
So first up is this layout..
Love this photo I took of my 3 Favorite people, when we were at Featherdale Wildlife Park Sydney.. last month!! They were discussing on were they have been so far & were they wanted to go see next... I Really LOVE these moments...
my background is stamped with Kasiercraft - script, Prima - stamp,6X6 CW chevron template
 (my all time fave template) 
The Pink Paislee Ephemera Portfolio 41 pieces are fantastic & the Pink Paislee Photo Tabs are AWESOME...

next up is Ethan & 1 of his cousins Dylan.... 
again used the 6X6 CW chevron template, Kaisercraft - numbers stamp, The alpha stickers are Basic grey..
Ok! best leave it they for today.... I have 2 kids telling the that they are Starrrrrrrving..
Thanks for popping on over & any comments you may leave behind...

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

ScrapFriends - Color Palette Challenge #6

Evening Ladies!
This months Color Palette Challenge #6 is up over at ScrapFriends & I am Lucky enough
to be a Guest Designer..... WooooHoooo!
& this is my take
 A few different Echo Park ranges.. along with the Periwinkle - Acetate Air Balloons, a bit of Prima   & Some Green Tara Flowers... 

The other Guest Designers & the Designers have ROCKED this Color Challenge..
BE sure to stop on over HERE & if you find a little time be sure to link up your creation!!
THANKS Heaps for stopping by & any comments you may leave behind...

Monday, October 15, 2012

Green Tara DT reveal...

Hi there!
Hope you all had a FAN FAB U LAS weekend..We sure did! 
SO! I throught I'd share with you my 2 DT layouts that I created for my DT reveal for Green Tara
as it's up over on Green Tara blog!
first up is...
Footy Day
got this & a few other photo's of the kids when they were heading to school for there Footy Day  hence the title..
  Lots of Green Tara goodness have added some of the ever so gorgeous pleated organza –  in Aubergine... along with some 4cm Apple Blossoms, 10cm Yellow petal, A 7cm Bronze Velvet and Organza Butterfly, some paper leaves in 5cm Gold, the 3.5cm Copper leaves and 3cm Velvet leaves in purple...  That ribbon is sooooo Divine...

A a even closer look at the Purple 6.5cm Heirloom... yummy!

The papers are older Kaisercraft range - The 13th Hour Collection along with the New Periwinkle - Air Balloons Acetate... Love these & a Warning you will see more of the Air Balloons on future creations!!!  LOL!

Next up is this Layout
The papers & stickers are from my Dreams Of You October kit from Scraps Of Elegance 
OH! BTW.. Don't forget to check out there DT Call they are having!!!
Honestly this is a FANTASTIC team to be joining... Melinda (the owner) & the Designers are So
soooooooooo lovely to work with.. go HERE

a piece of Gorgeous Green Tara - Lace... Green Tara has some really Beauitful laces!! 
A cluster of otherGorgeous Green Tara  - goodiesI've cut & tucked in some 7cm Cream petals, 
Flowers -1.5cm Pale Yellow Mini Roses, 
a pink 5cm Tutu organza,  The stamp is from Prima
2  3cm Pink Rain Forest Velvet and Organza Butterflies, 1 of them are attach on the photo..
 4cm White apple Blossoms, 6cm White Gardenia, 
6.5cm & 4cm Aster Batik Sunsets, 5cm Green paper leaves,
have cut up & added bits of the 23cm Silver/ Smoke Acrylic Teardrop Spray... (Love these By the way)!!
 I best go tackle some more dreaded house work...
THANKS for stopping by & have a FANTASTIC week...
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