söndag 31 augusti 2014

A Thank You

Hi friends!
Now I'd better hurry ... this month's challenge over at En liten butik is running out. This time the challenge is about Distress squares and I´ve planned to make something in this fun technique, so...here is my contribution. 


The flower stamp is from La Blanche and after coloring it with some darker fall colors, I added Glossy Accents and Platina Stickles to give it a little more interest. The sentiment stamp is from Rox stamps.


Have a great Sunday!
Hugs, Birgit

I found some other challenges where I think my card can join in:
613 Avenue Create - Anything Goes (Tastes of Autumn)
Fairy Tale - Clean and Simple
Dream Valley - Flowers
StampARTic - Colored Motif

fredag 29 augusti 2014

Congrats

Hi everyone!
I´m back with a new card and it is my contribution to The Shabby Tea Room challenge that "Celebrate" this week. So... why don´t you join me for a Coffee? 


Oh, I love those shabby pink colors from the papers I used, and together with some collage technique it became something I really like.


 I used Papers from Maja Design "Coffee in the Arbour", PION design and Melissa Frances "Hooray For Cake". Die from Go Kreate "Large Frame Frilly#7". The sentiment is from Heidi Swapp.
I don´t think I need to tell you more about this card so...that´s it for today.
Thanks so much for dropping by!
Hugs, Birgit

I found some other challenges where I think my card can take part too:
Cute Card Thursday - Anything Goes
Deep Ocean - Something Sweet
Sister Act Card - Anything Goes
Simon Wednesday - Anything Goes

onsdag 27 augusti 2014

Just Open It...

Hello friends!
I have a quick inspiration card to show today, I happened to catch sight of the slightly sad / suffering reindeer? stamp that was in a box ... almost forgotten, so I had to pick it up:)


It became a little different Christmas card, ehh...the right Christmas spirit has not appeared yet.
Thats all from me today. Thanks so much for stopping by!
Hugs, Birgit

Entered Challenges:
Less is More - I used the Sketch
Tuesday Throwdown - Anything Goes
Creative Card Crew - Chalkboard

söndag 24 augusti 2014

Using Up My Stash

Hi everyone!
When I saw the challenge "Use your Stash" at Try It On Tuesday for almost exactly a week ago I finally got the inspiration to do something with that strange thing that I've had lying in a box for so long and do something with it. And at the same time I have only used all the old lying leftover materials. 


It actually feels really good to finally put to use. But I must warn you...here comes a great number of pictures.


First I treated the chipboard with  brushed pewter Distress Stain and Graphit Inka Gold to get that silver gray color.



And then I went loose in my stash...




...yes, I know it´s a great mix of old stuff:)



But I must admit that it was a fun project!



If you have reached here, I can tell you that it´s not so much remaining now...



...and this is the end.


If you've come this far, thank you very much for your visit here today!
Have a great day!
Hugs, Birgit

I have found some other challenges where I think my project might fit:
Craft Your Passion - Use at lest 3 patterned papers
Papertake Weekly - To Die For
Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes
We Do Doobadoo - Texture 

fredag 22 augusti 2014

Cleaning Whirlwind

Hi friends!
I become just so happy to see her, the Housework Fairy from Stampingbella:) She's like the wind flying through the air, cleaning, and therefore I wanted to color her with water colors to get a transparent and not too sophisticated look.


I used Distress inks, and the only thing I added was a little Star Dust Stickles because surely it is a little magic in the air...


I hope you like this too... anyway thanks so much for stopping by today.
Hugs, Birgit

Entered Challenges:
Addicted To Stamps and More - Clean and Simple
Kraftin Kimmie Stamps - Anything Goes
Inky Impressions - Anything Goes
Party Time Tuesdays - Water Coloring
Top Tip Tuesday - Anything Goes
Creatalicious - Up to the Sky
Little Miss Muffet - Anything Goes

torsdag 21 augusti 2014

Napkin Holder

Hi everyone!
Just a sneak peek here today. It is my turn to share a blog post over at Miss Agnes, so here´s a glimpse of what I made, to see it all, please head over to Miss Agnes.



Have a great day!
Hugs, Birgit

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