Sunday, 11 September 2016

Crazy Crafters Blog Hop with Special Guest Sarah Berry

Hi Stampin’ Friends 
Welcome and Thanks for joining us today for another Crazy Crafters Blog Hop with our Special Guest Sarah Berry from the UK.

We are thrilled that Sarah could join us today and we hope you find great inspiration from the projects you see.  I have followed Sarah for a while now and just love her creations, I am delighted to CASE (Copy And Selectively Edit) one of Sarah's many beautiful creations.

You may just be starting the blog hop here at my blog Nicole Bonar, or may have come from the person previous to me there is a list of participants at the end of the page that you can use to hop around each blog, be sure to click on each link to continue your journey of course we love to know you have stopped by so please take a moment to leave a comment below.

This is Sarah's Card I have CASED

and here is my card, I have cut strips of the Floral Boutique DSP rather than stamp the focal stripes and changed up the colours and trim.  I am rather happy with how quickly it came together also.

If you live in Australia and would like to purchase any of these products please click on the shopping trolley over to your right here is a list of items I used.

Floral Boutique Designer Series Paper - 141663
Floral Phrases Bundle - (Clear 142355 or Wood 142354)
3/8" Glitter Ribbon Combo - 142015
Silver 5/8" Satin Ribbon - 134548
Christmas Trinkets Embellishments - 141997
Night of Navy A4 Cardstock -  106577
Real Red A4 Cardstock - 106578
Whisper White A4 Cardstock - 106549  

Thank You again for taking the time to join us on our hop today.
Happy Crafting
Nicole x

Monday, 5 September 2016

Strawberry Sketches #SS008

Hi Stampin' Friends 

I'm here today to share a card with you for a great challenge "Strawberry Sketches" hosted by UK Stampin' Up Demonstrator Sarah Berry.  This is my 1st time entering this challenge .. so much fun! 

Here is this weeks sketch challenge - our task is to create using the sketch as a starting point.

and here is the card I have come up with for this challenge.  

Here is the list of items I used

Flourishing Phrases Stamp Set - 141534
Thoughts & Prayers Stamp Set - 127805
Smoky Slate A4 Cardstock - 131291
Wild Wasabi A4 Cardstock - 111850
Neutrals Designer Series Paper Stack - 138435

Your in for a treat this week as The Crazy Crafter's Team is hopping with Sarah on Sunday Evening at 7pm be sure to check back in then to see more fabulous projects.  Thank You so much for taking the time to stop by today.
Happy Crafting
Nicole x

Friday, 2 September 2016

Crazy Crafters Team Project Highlights - Vote for your favourite!

Hi Stampin' Friends

Welcome and Thanks for stopping by to check out the amazingly talented Crazy Crafters Weekly Team Highlights.  I've had the pleasure this week to create a custom Thank You card order so thought I would enter it in this weeks team highlights.  

Very simple but effective layout using Work Of Art, One Big Meaning & Touches of Texture Stamps the base colours are Melon Mambo, Pumpkin Pie, Sweet Sugarplum & So Saffron with a black 1/2cm frame.  The sentiment and flowers are inked in Bermuda Bay.  Work of Art is inked in the same colour as the card base stamped off once before applying the 3 brushstrokes.

Now to Vote - head on over to KYLIE'S BLOG where you will find all of this weeks projects, click on the heart in the top right hand corner to vote.  I know that the team will appreciate you taking the time to vote, visit their blogs and leave them a comment!  You get THREE votes so choose wisely.

Thanks once again for stopping by
Happy Stamping
Nicole x 

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