Friday, 5 March 2021

Country View Crafts Challenges : Silhouettes

Welcome back.  

Here is my second project for the Silhouette challenge.  This time I wanted to concentrate on a single silhouette image, a leaf.

Here is my project


I created a small journal for my project.

I also created simple water coloured pages 


I used the following products to create my little journal:

Sizzix Eileen Hull - Passport die

PaperArtsy Sara Naumann rubber stamps

PaperArtsy Sara Naumann stencil

PaperArtsy Grunge Paste

PaperArtsy Fresco Acrylic Chalk Paint - Mermaid, Pea coat, Tinned Peas, Gold

Stamperia Cotton Net


Do pop over to the Challenge blog to see the inspiration throughout the month.  And I hope you are inspired to join in - you never know, you may be the lucky winner of a gift voucher to spend in the online shop.

Happy crafting!

Miriam

Tuesday, 2 March 2021

Creative Laboratory over at PaperArtsy

Good evening,

This evening I have a project over on the PaperArtsy blog for the Creative Laboratory topic.  Here is my finished project:


Pop over to the PaperArtsy blog to see more pics and how I created this.

Have a great evening.

Miriam


Monday, 1 March 2021

Country View Crafts Challenges - Silhouettes

Happy March.  

This month the topic over at Country View Crafts Challenges is Silhouettes.  

Here is my first project


I needed to make some Easter cards to send overseas so wanted to keep them fairly simple with layers.

I used the following products:

Tim Holtz Distress Oxide - Flamingo Kitsch

Stampers Anonymous Tim Holtz - Spring Shadows

Stampers Anonymous Tim Holtz - Brush Strokes

A very simple make for me, but I really enjoyed it's simplicity.

Do make sure you pop over to the Challenge blog to see the inspiration from the rest of the team.  And if I have inspired you to create a silhouette project I hope that you will join in with this months challenge over on the Challenge blog.  You never know, you may be the lucky winner of the gift voucher to spend in the online shop.

Happy crafting!

Miriam


Wednesday, 3 February 2021

Country View Challenges - First Signs of Spring

Welcome again.

Today I am sharing my second project of the month for the Country View Crafts Challenge.


I used alot of my favourite Tim Holtz goodies on this card.  I adore the Spring  Shadows stamp set and the beautiful embossing folder.  

You can't see in the photo but there is a dot of glitter in each circle.


I also loved using Chocolate and Pink colours together.

This project made me thing of happy times to come and longer evenings.

Pop over to the Challenge blog to see the inspiration for the challenge this month.  And I hope that I have inspired you to join in - you never know - you might be the lucky winner of the £20 gift voucher to spend in the shop.

Thanks for joining me!

Miriam



Monday, 1 February 2021

Country View Crafts Challenges: Signs of Spring

 Happy February!

This month I have been lucky to choose the topic over at Country View Crafts Challenges.  I chose the theme of Spring.  It brings with it hope and lighter days.

Here is my first project for the month



I literally went to town with this card using lots of my favourite products and mediums.

I used the following:

Stamperia Soft Mould

Stamperia Cream Paste (cannot get enough of this medium)

Tim Holtz Large Stem Flower Dies

Tim Holtz Distress Ink

Tim Holtz Alpha dies

I had such great fun creating this card, it did the job of lifting my spirits.

Do pop over to the Challenge blog and see the inspiration from the rest of the team.  And I would love for you to join in - you never know - you may be the lucky winner of £20 to spend in the online shop.

Thanks for joining me.

Happy crafting!




Friday, 15 January 2021

Country View Crafts Challenges - Square

Hope you are all having a creative January.

Here is my second project for the month:


My background was created using the Tim Holtz Vines and Roses stamp set.  I embossed the image in white then coloured the background using Distress Inks.

The main image is from the super cute Felines set by Janet Klein for Aall and Create.  I simply adore this set.

Thank you for joining me today.  

Do pop over to the Challenge blog to see the wonderful inspiration from the team. There is still time to join in with the Challenge and be in with the chance to win a voucher to spend in the shop.

Happy crafting!

Miriam


Tuesday, 12 January 2021

PaperArtsy: Stamp Mashing - Art Panel

This evening I am sharing my first project of the year for PaperArtsy.  The theme is Stamp Mashing which meant I could let loose my creativity and have a really fun creative play time.


Pop over to the PaperArtsy blog to see how I created this panel.  

Thanks for joining me this evening.

Happy crafting!

Miriam