Monday 22 August 2022

Too Good To Share

 Good evening everyone I hope you are all well and have had a good weekend. My post this evening is to showcase the August new release stamps from All Dressed Up Stamps. As always they are all fabulous designs.  I'm always amazed how Wendy can always keep coming up with more and more beautiful designs each month. So here they are and they are now available in the Etsy Store here

Time to cool off 

Unicorn ring 

Too good to share 

For my Design Team Card I used the August new release stamp Too Good To Share

Card Recipe

Stamp is Too Good to Share from All Dressed up Stamps painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Shell Paper is Pion Seaside Stories from Crafteezee sadly now closed
Teal card is from Michaels in Florida
Die shape for the card and  layers is a Go Kreate Frilly die 10 
Sentiment die is Docrafts
Heart banner die is Penny Black
Wooden Dog button from my box it came from Whitby Crafts many years ago
Distress Ink on the edges is Broken China

I hope you can find time to take a look at the new release stamps . 

Have a  great week everyone  

Love and hugs Carole x

Monday 15 August 2022

Sleepy Bear

 Good evening to all my lovely friends and  followers today is the launch of our August Monthly Challenge over at All Dressed Up Stamps. Our theme as always is Anything Goes as long as you use an All Dressed Up Stamp in your design. If you have just discovered these stamps and don't have any there are some fab Freebies HERE to get you started.

The prize for the winner is three digital stamps of their choice and we also pick a top three one of whom is asked to be a Guest Designer the following

For my August Design Team project  I used a lovely Stamp called Sleepy Bear
 Its just such an adorable stamp and I made a Shadow Box for a change its the first one I have ever made.

Shadow Box Recipe

 Wooden Shadow box is from Michaels in Florida was 99 cents and is painted with Cracker Barrel White Acrylic paint from Walmart.
Stamp is Sleepy Bear from All Dressed Up Stamps painted with Derwent Intense pencils
Pom Pom trim from my box
Flock material to make the snow and Bow is from Ross Papercraft 
Small wooden trees are from Hobby Craft and painted with the Acrylic paint
Christmas Button from my box might be Docrafts
Silver stars my box
The hessian hanger comes already fixed to the to the Shadow Box
I used a cloud stencil and Distress Ink for the sky
Some grey liquid pearl on the background

Well I hope you can take a look and and join our new August Blog challenge.

Keep crafting. Love and Hugs Carole x

Monday 1 August 2022

Ready For Christmas

 Good evening everyone today sees the launch of our August challenge on our blog at Sheepski Designs

The theme for this month is Anything Goes

For my Design Team card I used a great stamp called Ready for Christmas

Card Recipe

Shape is made from a Dutchdoobadoo stencil from Buddly Crafts I have had it a while but this is its first outing
Stamp is Ready For Christmas from Sheepski Designs painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Papers are from a 12x12 Christmas Pad I bought last year from The Works
Silver Mirra card is from Lime Tree Crafts
Oval die is a Spellbinder Die
The bauble die is Joycraft
Small Silver Tree is  from my box a Dress it up Button
Sentiment is Kaisercraft stamp heat embossed with silver embossing powder
Silver stars are from the waste of a Sue Wilson die
Craftwork Cards card silver Card Candi I have had a long time as they have been closed ages
Ribbon and the small bell ribbon trim is from my box 

I hope you can find time to enter our challenge just remember the theme this month is Anything Goes

Happy Crafting everyone sending love Carole