Saturday, September 24, 2016

More Than Words - September Mini Challenge -'Enjoy'

It's the weekend here & the start of the school holidays.....
It been a VERY busy few months with day to day life & sporting events GALORE for my 2 kids! Which don't get me wrong I have really ENJOYED and am grateful to be able to watch them both improve & grow!
 BUT! before it all begins again spring/summer sports I am looking forward to recharging/chillaxing a little ....  :) 

Ok! On to what I came by for & that is to share.....  
More Than Words -  September Mini Challenge 

This month I have created a tag...

2 Crafty 'Enjoy' chipboard piece, Which I have embossed, papers from the Kaisercraft - Barber Shoppe & dictionary stamp, die cut cogs & Prima glass glitter....

A reminder on how it works:

The Mini Challenge runs on the last week of each month and is for
cards, tags and ATCs only.  (from the 23rd till the end of the month)
This challenge requires you to use a specific word on your project. 
We must see the actual word. 

Entry for the Mini Challenge is only via More Than Words Facebook page
 -----> HERE  under the relevant post. 

The winner will receive a $25 voucher from Dusty Attic, 
our fabulous Mini Challenge sponsor.

After more inspiration! please stop by the More Than Words blog to check out my fellow DT members  ------->HERE

Hope you get a chance to play along!

Thursday, September 22, 2016

13 @rts ARTelier - September Sketch Challenge

 Last weekend I was finally to be able to catch with a couple of friends for a scrappy weekend! 
which was really nice....
AND was able to create a non DT layout!!  YAY! :) 
Each month 13@rts has a Sketch Challenge over on there 13@rts ARTelier FB page, You need to add your entry in the September album for all the info ----- > HERE
BUT! I thought I'd share my page on here as well....

'Live Out Loud'

 13@rts - Secret letters papers.... 

13@rts - Pastel Salmon mist, Pink rainbow color,  Rose violet red Shiny powder & Matte Peach Paint...

2 Crafty Live Out Loud chipboard...

13@rts Products used:
13@rts - Secret letters papers, Aura Rosa Sticker, Maroon & pink twigs,
13@rts - Pastel Salmon mist, Pink rainbow color,  Rose violet red Shiny powder,
Matte Peach Paint & Figures Stencil.

Thanks for stopping by

Monday, September 19, 2016

September DT layouts + Video for 2 Crafty Chipboard

Hello fellow scrappers!
I have 2 layouts + a video to share that I created as part of my design team work for 2 Crafty Chipboard this month....

My first page is all grungy boy! 


2 Crafty Chipboard used:

please click video to view & I hope you enjoy!

A couple of close ups to maybe tempt a little you more to check out my video.... hehehe!

For my second layout I've gone a bit girly....

'Remember moments like this'

2 Crafty Chipboard used:

close up overload....  lol!

I have quite a few varieties of different embossing powders in my stash so I decided to do some heat embossing to a few of chipboard pieces added to this layout...

I added Stampendous - Aged black to the "REMEMBER Moments Like This" title...

Cut into small strips & a strip from the Lacy border set heat embossed with American Craft Zing White...

A coat of gesso to both of these Freda Butterflies, then heat embossed one with
Stampenous - Shabby Blue while the other with a little of the Stampenous - Shabby pink
 & Lindy's Stamp gang - Hi Maintenance Magenta....

The ATC - Mini Butterflies also been heat embossed it with Lindy's Stamp gang - Hi Maintenance Magenta....

The 2016 has a coat of gesso & very light coat of blue!

The Corner Twisted Vine is also coated of gesso, then heat embossed it with Wendy Vecchi - Watering Can the leaves & while still warm sprinkled some Prima Berry Micro beads!

A coat of gesso to this Adore from the Fine Word set, then heat embossed it with Lindy's Stamp gang - Hi Maintenance Magenta....

THANK YOU for taking the time & stopping by.......
For more inspiration please stop by the 2 Crafty Chipboard blog-----> HERE 

You wont be disappointed! 
Hope you all have a GREAT WEEK...

Friday, September 2, 2016

More Than Words - September Challenge

Hi There!
More Than WOrds September Challenge is revealed...

Word Inspiraton - DELIGHT

Creative Challenge - RECIPE

My Design team take.... 


"The first thing that came to mind when I thought of this month's word inspiration was my daughter. She can be such a DELIGHT to be around!

I've gone with Option B in the RECIPE creative challenge, working in a tag, a flair, some flowers and a dash of beads."

 A tag tucked underneath photo!!

A Flair 
a dash of beads & flowers....

For the FULL load down on this challenge please stop by the More Than Words blog -----> HERE
to check out the rest of the DT creations, ALL the rules & Prizes up for grabs !
Hope you get a chance to play along...
Thanks for stopping by!
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