Tuesday, 31 January 2023

Stamping Bella January Release Day

 Hello everyone!

The wait is over and it is
RELEASE DAY!

Those gorgeous Stamping Bella Gnomes and Prehistoric Oddballs are now available!



Here are my last two samples as a Guestabella!

I have had THE BEST time - thank you so much to Elaine and team for having me, it has been a real honour!

Dino Trio Rubber Stamp Set
I did n't write these down at the time - so sorry!  In case it helps - I used W Greys for the Mountains, B Blues for the sky, a combination of YG and G greens for the ground.  I did keep the details of the dino colours though!
BV02, BV01, BV00, BV000, BV0000, V95, V93, V91, G40, YG61, YG63, YG67, YG91

Strathmore Bristol Vellum Paper
Distress Ink - Tumbled Glass and Speckled Egg Distress Ink Pads
Silver Metallic Watercolour Paint
BV02, BV01, BV00, BV000, BV0000, V95, V93, V91, G40, YG61, YG63, YG67, YG91

That's it from me for today!

Be sure to pop to Blogabella to see some inspiration from the fabulous Bella's and visit the store whilst the super sale is on!

from Sue...xxx






Monday, 30 January 2023

Day Two - Stamping Bella Sneak Peeks - Oddballs Prehistoric Adventure


Hello everyone!
Happy Monday! (There is such a thing honest)!  (:

I'm back again today with some more Sneak Peeks for the Stamping Bella New Release happening tomorrow!

I am absolutely over the moon and thrilled beyond words to be a Guest Designer for fabulous Stamping Bella for the latest new release and their first since the loss of dear Emily Forevabella.

My closest crafty friends will know that this is crafting dream come true for me; enormous thanks to lovely Elaine and the Bellas for having me!

Today's sneak peeks are all about those amazing Oddballs!


I have four prehistoric designs to show you today.

The items I have used for each design will be listed underneath each photo!

All the new release stamps will be available for sale on Tuesday 31st January.

Oddball Cave Couple Rubber Stamp Set
Dino Sentiments Rubber Stamp Set
Skin - E04, E11, E21, E00
Hair (Him) E79, E77, E74, E71 (Her) E99, YR23, YR24
Reds - E79, R89, R29
Oranges E09, E08, YR07, YR16, YR15, Y38, Y11
Browns - E37, E34, E33
Greens - G24, YG03
Ground - E89
Distress Ink - Crackling Camp Fire Distress Oxide Ink Pad
Perfect Pearls Pearl Mica Powder 

Mama Dino and Her Babies Rubber Stamp Set
Dino Sentiments Rubber Stamp Set
Spectrum Noir TriBlend Markers -
Jade Green Blend JG1, JG2, JG3, 
Jade Green Shades JG4, JG5, JG6
Burnt Orange Blend BO1, BO2, BO3
Orange Blend OR1, OR2, OR3
Prismacolor Pencils - Slate Grey, 70% Warm Grey, Peacock Green, Parrot Green, 10% Warm Grey, White,

Dino Trio Rubber Stamp Set
Dino Sentiments Rubber Stamp Set
I did n't write these down at the time - so sorry!  In case it helps - I used W Greys for the Mountains, B Blues for the sky, a combination of YG and G greens for the ground.  I did keep the details of the dino colours though!
BV02, BV01, BV00, BV000, BV0000, V95, V93, V91, G40, YG61, YG63, YG67, YG91

Dino Trio Rubber Stamp Set
Strathmore Bristol Vellum Paper
Distress Ink - Tumbled Glass and Speckled Egg Distress Ink Pads
Silver Metallic Watercolour Paint
BV02, BV01, BV00, BV000, BV0000, V95, V93, V91, G40, YG61, YG63, YG67, YG91

That's it from me for today!

Be sure to pop to Blogabella to see some inspiration from the fabulous Bella's and come back and visit me tomorrow - it'll be release day!

from Sue...xxx



 

Sunday, 29 January 2023

Day One - Stamping Bella Sneak Peeks - It's a Gnome Fest!!!

Happy Sunday friends! 

As I am typing this I am counting my blessings and pinching myself to make sure I'm not day dreaming!

I am absolutely over the moon and thrilled beyond words to be a Guest Designer for fabulous Stamping Bella for the latest new release and their first since the loss of dear Emily Forevabella.

My closest crafty friends will know that this is crafting dream come true for me; enormous thanks to lovely Elaine and the Bellas for having me!

Today is Day One of the Sneak Peeks and it's a Gnome Fest!

I have three gorgeous gnomies to show you today.

The items I have used for each design will be listed underneath each photo!

All the new release stamps will be available for sale on Tuesday 31st January.

Gnome Police Officer Rubber Stamp
Work Life Sentiments Rubber Stamp Set
Bazzill Basics Kraft Card
Prismacolor Pencils
Skin - Clay Rose, Nectar, Peach, Seashell Pink
Beard - French Grey 70%, French Grey 50%, French Grey 30%, French Gray 10%
Uniform - Cool Grey 90%, Indigo Blue, Copenhagen Blue, True Blue, Non Photo Blue
Donut - Sienna Brown, Goldenrod, Cream
Ground - French Grey 90%
Gelly Roll 08 White Gel Pen 

Gnome Firefighter Rubber Stamp
Make It Colour Blending Card by Elaine Hughes (Marker Geek)
Skin - E04, E11, E00
Beard - W4, W2, W0
Reds - E79, R89, R29
Yellows - Y38, Y18, Y08
Greys - N8, N6, N4
Cat/Flame - YR07, YR16, YR15, Y38, Y11
Distress Ink - Crackling Camp Fire Distress Oxide Ink Pad
White Acrylic Paint
Gold Acrylic Paint
WOW Slow Drying Embossing Pad
Cosmic Shimmer Detail White Embossing Powder

Gnome Soldier
Work Life Sentiments Rubber Stamp Set
I used a random piece of cream flecked card I found in my stash to colour this image on.
I think this one is very similar!
Prismacolor Pencils
Skin - Clay Rose, Nectar, Peach, Seashell Pink
Beard - French Grey 70%, French Grey 50%, French Grey 30%, French Gray 10%
Khakis - Green Ochre, Artichoke, Yellow Ochre, Sand
Browns - Chocolate, Terra Cotta,Burnt Ochre, Cream
Greens - Olive Green, Moss Green, Limepeel, Chartreuse
Ground - French Grey 90%
Gelly Roll 08 White Gel Pen 

That's it from me for today!

Be sure to pop to Blogabella to see some inspiration from the fabulous Bella's and come back and visit me tomorrow for another day of fun and Sneak Peeks!

from Sue...xxx

Friday, 23 December 2022

Vintage Christmas - Whimsy Stamps

 Hello friends!

To me, today's card just says everything about Christmas.

I had the best time making it.
Ingredients from Whimsy Stamps*
Available in UK from Dies To Die For

Thank you for visiting today, wishing you and those you love a very restful and peaceful Christmas.
Sue...xxx




Ingredients From Dies To Die For

Background 
Peacock Feathers, Chipped Sapphire, Seedless Preserves, Black Soot
Perfect Pearls in Pearl
White Acrylic Paint
Quickie Glue Pen, DecoArt Crystal Glamour Dust

YR31, YR21, E79, E95, E37, E47, R59, BG0000, BG000, 0, G28, G21

Gemini Jnr Die Cutting Machine


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I only work with products I love and my opinions are my own




Sweet Holiday Penguins - My Favorite Things

 Hello everyone,

I am flying by today to show you a card I made with some new to me goodies!

For a while I have been intrigued by Spectrum Noir TriBlends.  I recently got my paws on a set and - oh.my.word - I LOVE them!

I have also been wanting to colour these fabulous Pingus for aaaages!



I used them here on grey cardstock and added some detail with Prisamcolor pencils and a white pastel pencil.

- it's impossible to feel bleurggghhh when you look at a penguin is n't it! - and these two  are GORGEOUS!

Thank you to Jennifer Rustioni @armieritagli for always being so inspirational with her beautiful colourwork!

Thank you for popping by today!
from Sue...xxx


Ingredients from Dies To Die For
Other Ingredients
Archival Ink Pad in Shadow Grey
WOW Slow Drying Embossing pad
Cosmic Shimmer Detail True White Embossing Powder

Ice Grey, Coral, Burnt Orange

White

Gemini Jnr Die Cutting Machine

This card is mini slimline size roughly 18 cm x 8 cm


Please note that in order to assist with the running of this blog I do use affiliate links from time to time and there may be some in this post, denoted with a *.  You can use these links at no cost whatsoever to yourself. 
I only work with products I love and my opinions are my own.




Sunday, 18 December 2022

Infinite Wishes Clear Stamps - Whimsy Stamps

 Happy Sunday friends!

I'm having a break from festive cards today to show you a card made with a beautiful
stamp set

I had great fun making the inky starry background! - and the image is just so beautiful!

Ingredients From Whimsy Stamps 
(available in UK from Dies To Die For)


Thank you for popping by, I hope you enjoy the rest of your day!
from Sue...xxx


 

OTHER INGREDIENTS

Ingredients From Dies To Die For

Other Ingredients
Strathmore Bristol Vellum Smooth Card

Background
Lindys Stamp Gang Magical Powders

Skin - E04, E11, E00

Hair - Chipped Sapphire, Bundled Sage

Gemini Jnr Die Cutting Machine
 
Please note that in order to assist with the running of this blog I do use affiliate links from time to time and there may be some in this post, denoted with a *.  You can use these links at no cost whatsoever to yourself. 
I only work with products I love and my opinions are my own.



Sunday, 11 December 2022

Arctic Friends - Whimsy Stamps

 Happy Sunday friends.

We are in the midst of a real cold snap here, with snow today and it is beautiful!

Thankfully I have nowhere to be but indoors looking out admiring the view!

Today I have the perfect cold snap card to show you with new goodies from
Ingredients from Whimsy Stamps*
(Available in UK from Dies To Die For)

Thank you for popping by today,
happy crafting!
from Sue...xxx



Ingredients From Dies To Die For

Background 
Salvaged Patina, Chipped Sapphire
Perfect Pearls in Pearl
White Acrylic Paint
WOW Slow Dry Embossing Pad
Cosmic Shimmer True Detail White Embossing Powder

Penguin - C00, C2, C3, C5, C7, C10, W0, W2, W4, 0, BV000, Y53, YR16
Polar Bear - E40, E41, E43, E44

White Gelly Roll Gel Pen 08

Gemini Jnr Die Cutting Machine


Please note that in order to assist with the running of this blog I do use affiliate links from time to time and there may be some in this post, denoted with a *.  You can use these links at no cost whatsoever to yourself. 
I only work with products I love and my opinions are my own.