Friday, May 27, 2016

OWLiver


     Woohoo it's Friday!!  Time to share my Bellarific make for this week.  Last week's challenge was this Mojobella sketch.


     I chose to use the super cute and funny OWLiver loves to celebrate and the coordinating die.


Copics Used:
hat BG93, BG96, R24
glasses R24
owl  E31, E23, E33, E55, E57, Y15, Y17
eyes Y02, Y08, YR24

     Next weeks challenge is:


     To play along just use a Stamping Bella image (make sure you use something that's currently in the store stock) and the theme requirements.  You can enter your project in the Inlinkz over at Blogabella or get your project photographed and emailed to Em at (emily at stampingbella dot com) with Bellarific Friday challenge and the date of the challenge in the subject line by Thursday evening.  Em offers a $25.00 Bella Bucks prize to one lucky winner every month.
     You can find all the wonderful DT creations as well as those who participated in the sketch challenge over at Blogabella.
     Be blessed!

Supplies:
Paper--My Minds' Eye "Adventure", The Paper Studio Vellum, Bazzill, Copic XPress-it Blending card
Stamps--Stamping Bella "OWLiver loves to celebrate"
Ink--Memento Tuxedo Black, Versafine Black Onyx
Tools--Quickutz Nesting Circle dies, Simon Says Stamp Stitched Rectangle dies

Paul Texting


     I think this is just THE perfect image to portray a young man these days.  Of course the girls are doing the same thing.  LOL  Paul Texting from Mo's Digital Pencil was colored with Copics and layered onto a simple card design.


Copics Used:
skin E00, E11, E13
hair E23, E27
hat E95, E97, E08
shirt BV02, BV13, BV17
jeans B93, B95, B97
IPod and phone R37, N1
shoes N5, N7
bag E31, E35, E39

     Don't forget to join in our monthly challenges at DP2.
     Be blessed!

Supplies:
Paper--Bazzill, Recollections, Copic XPress-it Blending card
Stamps--Mo's Digital Pencil "Paul Texting", Hero Arts "Everyday Sayings"
Ink--Versafine Black Onyx

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

It's a Love Thing


     Having some fun with some more of the fun characters from Art Impressions stamps.  This set is called It's a Love Thing.  Now I know it's not Valentine's Day but I don't need that as an excuse to share a box of chocolates with my hubby.  LOL  I've colored it up with my Prismas.


     Don't they look like the happiest couple.
     Have a blessed day!

Supplies:
Paper--Recollections, Bazzill
Stamps--Art Impressions "Love Thing Set"
Ink--Memento Tuxedo Black, Prismacolor pencils and Gamsol
Tools--Simon Says Stamp String of Hearts die
Miscellaneous--Christmas Red Stickles, Glossy Accents

Monday, May 23, 2016

Sweet garden


     Sharing a card today made with several of  the new stamps from the brand new Garden Blooms set by Stacey Yacula for Purple Onion Designs.  My images were colored with Copics and a few Prismas.  I've used May the bird, Petal the turtlewildflowers, and the birdhouse from Garden Set 1.


     Michele is offering the entire Garden Blooms set at a discounted price of $90.00 through May 30th.
     Hope you have a blessed day!

Supplies:
Paper--Copic XPress-it Blending card, Recollections
Stamps--Purple Onion Designs, Impression Obsession Large Stripe
Ink--Copics, , Prismacolor pencils and Gamsol, Memento Tuxedo Black, Versafine Black Onyx, Tumbled Glass Distress ink, Memento Summer Sky
Miscellaneous--Pretty Pink Posh sequins

Friday, May 20, 2016

Bride Brigitte


     Our challenge last week was this pretty inspiration photo.  Obviously you can't help but think of weddings so I pulled out the pretty Uptown Girl Brigitte the Bride.  I stamped her in Versamark and embossed her in white on vellum.  Then I used a hand full of markers to color a few parts of the image on the back of the vellum.  The image was then layered on white and stitched with silver thread.



Copics Used:
skin E11
hair E29
roses R37
leaves YG67

     Next weeks challenge is another great Mojobella sketch.


     To play along just use a Stamping Bella image (make sure you use something that's currently in the store stock) and the theme requirements.  You can enter your project in the Inlinkz over at Blogabella or get your project photographed and emailed to Em at (emily at stampingbella dot com) with Bellarific Friday challenge and the date of the challenge in the subject line by Thursday evening.  Em offers a $25.00 Bella Bucks prize to one lucky winner every month.
     You can find all the wonderful DT creations as well as those who participated in the sketch challenge over at Blogabella.
     Be blessed!

Supplies:
Paper--The Paper Studio vellum, Recollections
Stamps--Stamping Bella "Uptown Girl Brigitte the Bride", sentiment from Uptown Couple Brett and Brenda get married"
Ink--Versamark
Tools--sewing machine
Miscellaneous--Pretty Pink Posh sequins, Ranger Silver embossing powder

Monday, May 16, 2016

New Stacey Yacula Garden Blooms collection at Purple Onion Designs



     Today is the reveal of a brand new stamp collection by Stacey Yacula for Purple Onion Designs.  I don't know of any one who doesn't love Stacey amazing little characters.  The new set is called Garden Blooms and is filled with stamps for gardeners and just critter lovers.


     For my card today I have used several of the stamps in the collection--Milly the hedgehog, poppies, wildflowers, garden gate, and the watering can from Garden Set 1.
     All the images were colored with Prismacolor pencils and Gamsol.


     Michele is offering the whole Garden Blooms collection at a discounted price of $90.00 through May 30th.  
     Make sure you hop over to the blog to see all the sample from the DT.
Be blessed!

Supplies:
Paper--Recollections
Stamps--Purple Onion Designs
Ink--Memento Tuxedo Black, Prismacolor pencils with Gamsol, Versafine Black Onyx, Tumbled Glass and Mowed Lawn Distress inks
Tools--Lawn Fawn Puffy Cloud Borders and Stitched Hillside Borders dies

Friday, May 13, 2016

Iron Chef Chicks


     Welcome to Bellarific Friday!  Our latest challenge was to use this awesome Mojobella sketch.


     For my card I used the adorable Iron Chef Chicks and colored them up with Prismas.


     Next weeks challenge is this photo inspiration.


     To play along just use a Stamping Bella image (make sure you use something that's currently in the store stock) and the theme requirements.  You can enter your project in the Inlinkz over at Blogabella or get your project photographed and emailed to Em at (emily at stampingbella dot com) with Bellarific Friday challenge and the date of the challenge in the subject line by Thursday evening.  Em offers a $25.00 Bella Bucks prize to one lucky winner every month.
     You can find all the wonderful DT creations as well as those who participated in the sketch challenge over at Blogabella.
     Be blessed!


Supplies:
Paper--Papermania "Happy Days", Recollections
Stamps--Stamping Bella "Iron Chef Chicks"
Ink--Prismacolor pencils and Gamsol, Versafine Black Onyx
Tools--Quickutz Nesting Circles, Spellbinders Classic Scalloped Circles, EK Success Corner Rounder

Avril in the rain


     This little sweetie could definitely live in my neighborhood with the amount of rain we've been getting this spring.  She's Avril from Mo's Digital Pencil.  I've given her some wet grass to play in with her cute umbrella.  I covered the raindrops with Glossy Accents.


Copics Used:
skin E00, E11, E13, R20, R22, R30
hair Y21, E21, E33, E35
raincoat and boots Y13, YR20, YR23, Y28, C8
dress and stockings R35, R37, R43, C2

     Be sure to pop over to the Challenge Blog and join in this months Anything Goes with a Mo image challenge.
Be blessed!

Supplies:
Paper--My Mind's Eye "Collectable--Notable", Recollections, Bazzill, Copic XPress-it Blending card
Stamps--Mo's Digital Pencil "Avril", sentiment from Hero Arts "Everyday Sayings"
Ink--Tumbled Glass and Faded Jeans Distress inks, Versafine Black Onyx
Tools--Lawn Fawn Stitched Hillside Border dies, Simon Says Stamp Umbrella Shaker die
Miscellaneous--Glossy Accents

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Hello Friend


     Have you ever felt like life has run you over.  LOL  I'll be 51 in June and I thought things would start slowing down.  HA!!  I think they've ramped up to triple times busy...at least!
     I managed to find some time back a few weeks ago to create another one of the adorable Mini Try-fold cards from Art Impressions.  This one is called Hello Friend.  You can find it at online stores like Simon Says Stamp and Ellen Hutson.
     I used my Prismas to color.  Here are photos of each layer.  The card was closed with one of AI's cool Butterfly Clasp Keepers dies also available at the above stores.





     These Try-fold sets make the sweetest little cards.
     Have a blessed day!

Supplies:
Paper--Recollections
Stamps--Art Impressions "Hello Friend"
Ink--Memento Tuxedo Black, Prismacolor pencils and Gamsol
Tools--accompanying dies

Friday, May 6, 2016

Lulu's daisies


     It's the beginning of May so that means it's time for the Bellarific DT to share their makes using this months Stamp of the Month, Lulu's Garden of Daisies.  You can get her anytime this month for 20% off.


     Last week's challenge was to use washi or ribbon.  I used some washi to create a couple of borders.  Lulu is colored with Prismas.


     Next weeks challenge is a Mojobella sketch.


     To play along just use a Stamping Bella image (make sure you use something that's currently in the store stock) and the theme requirements.  You can enter your project in the Inlinkz over at Blogabella or get your project photographed and emailed to Em at (emily at stampingbella dot com) with Bellarific Friday challenge and the date of the challenge in the subject line by Thursday evening.  Em offers a $25.00 Bella Bucks prize to one lucky winner every month.
     You can find all the wonderful DT creations as well as those who participated in the sketch challenge over at Blogabella.
     Be blessed!

Supplies:
Paper--Recollections
Stamps--Stamping Bella "Lulu's Garden of Daisies"
Ink--Memento Tuxedo Black, Prismacolor pencils and Gamsol, Versafine Black Onyx
Miscellaneous--washi tape from my stash

Friday, April 29, 2016

Birthday Lion


     Last weeks Bellarific challenge was to use the theme Birthday Wishes.  This image of Leo the balancing Stuffie makes me think of birthdays and circuses all wrapped into one.  He's done in Prismas.


     Next weeks challenge is to Use Washi or Ribbon.
     To play along just use a Stamping Bella image (make sure you use something that's currently in the store stock) and the theme requirements.  You can enter your project in the Inlinkz over at Blogabella or get your project photographed and emailed to Em at (emily at stampingbella dot com) with Bellarific Friday challenge and the date of the challenge in the subject line by Thursday evening.  Em offers a $25.00 Bella Bucks prize to one lucky winner every month.
     You can find all the wonderful DT creations as well as those who participated in the sketch challenge over at Blogabella.
     Be blessed!

Supplies:
Paper--My Mind's Eye "Sunny", Recollections
Stamps--Stamping Bella "Leo the balancing Stuffie", sentiment from "Edna with a cupcake on top"
Ink--Memento Tuzedo Black, Prismacolor pencils and Gamsol, Copic Multi-liner pen
Tools--Pretty Pink Posh Stitched Borders 1 dies
Miscellaneous--buttons from my stash

Friday, April 22, 2016

Chicks in the garden


     The last Bellarific challenge was to use the Mojobella sketch furnished.  


     I pulled out my stamp set for the Gardening Chicks and set to work with my Prismas.


     Next weeks challenge is Birthday Wishes.
     To play along just use a Stamping Bella image (make sure you use something that's currently in the store stock) and the theme requirements.  You can enter your project in the Inlinkz over at Blogabella or get your project photographed and emailed to Em at (emily at stampingbella dot com) with Bellarific Friday challenge and the date of the challenge in the subject line by Thursday evening.  Em offers a $25.00 Bella Bucks prize to one lucky winner every month.
     You can find all the wonderful DT creations as well as those who participated in the sketch challenge over at Blogabella.
     Be blessed!

Supplies:
Paper--My Mind's Eye "Stella and Rose--Gertie", Recollections
Stamps--Stamping Bella "Gardening Chicks"
Ink--Memento Tuxedo Black, Prismacolor pencils and Gamsol, Micron Sepia pen
Tools--Pretty Pink Posh Stitched Borders 3, EK Success corner rounder
Miscellaneous--Queen and Co. pearls

Alphabet Soup


     Do you have a favorite kind of soup?  This little fellow likes Alphabet Soup.  He just might be the next Wolfgang or Emerald.  LOL  
     The image is called Alphabet Soup and can be found in the Mo's Digital Pencil store.  I've done him in Copics.


Copics Used:
skin E00, E11, E13, R22, R3O
hat C00, C2
shirt YG23, YG25, YG17, YG67
overalls B52, BG72, Y26
spoon E31, E35
bowl R22, R24, R27
blocks E21, E33, G14, Y19, YR68, V17, R29, B18

     Bon appetit and have a blessed day!

Supplies:
Paper--Papermania "Happy Days", Bazzill, Recollections, Copic XPress-it Blending card
Stamps--Mo's Digital Pencil "Alphabet Soup", sentiment from Purple Onion Designs
Ink--Versafine Black Onyx