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Another Glimpse of tomorrows launch

In flowersoft Recipes for happy families on May 29, 2010 at 5:21 pm
Here is another card from the new cd by FlowerSoft, launching tomorrow on Create & Craft Tv, 11am-1pm
Recipes for Happy Families
This has really bought out the shaped cards in me, i thought this one suited the flower shaped card perfectly!
She is from the ‘Wife’ decoupage image with the complimenting backing paper, which is with each image, making it very easy to make a card.  xx

FlowerSoft launch-Recipe for Happy Families

In flowersoft Recipes for happy families on May 28, 2010 at 5:47 pm

Make sure you watch Sunday (30th May) 11am-1pm Create & Craft.
Recipe for Happy Families, by Flowersoft.
Here are two cards, i made using an Eazi Board.
They are both the decoupaged images of the Baby Boy and Baby Girl from the fantastic CD.
The baby girl card shows the complimenting backing paper also.

A quadruple post-Joanna Sheen,Crafters Companion, Jayne Nestorenko and Flowersoft!

In Crafters Companion Popcorn Kids, FlowerSoft, Joanna Sheen Pamela West Collection 2, PatchWork Polly Crafters Companion Jayne Nestorenko Ideal World Create and Craft tv on May 18, 2010 at 11:20 am

I have soo soo many cards to put on my blog i have made over the last few weeks, im going to have to do a few multi posts to catch up or else you wont see the pictures before the next lot of launches.

First is a sample for Joanna Sheen – Pamela West Collection 2.
This time the card is made using the wonderful black & White image on the second cd.
I used Derwent Watercolour pencils, so when printing the image i left it to dry overnight, before using the them, but ofcourse printing is perfect to use Promarkers or Copics, as it doesnt bleed! Make sure you use a good quality copier paper though,not card as the pens will then bleed!.
I used Word Art from Microsoft Word for the Sentiment.
Joanna Sheen-Pamela West Collection 2
The next card is for the Popcorn Kids Pick of the Week,this week by Crafters Companion on Create & Craft/Ideal World
This card is made using the popcorn kids decoupage image,backing papers and sentiments/toppers from the new cd.
Crafters Companion-Poprcorn Kids-Pick of the Week
And this card is for the launch of Patchwork Polly by Jayne Nestorenko.
This is Jenny, i used Copics to colour the stamped images, using the patchwork sqaure,which comes with the stamp set, for the backing papers and the little embelishment button flower stamps, i stamped multiple times and mounted to the card using Collal Glue Gel. The flowers in the main pictures were stamped, using the masking technique, this is where when having stamped one set of flowers, stamp again onto a spare piece of card and cutting out, spraying it with the re-positionable Crafters Companion Stick &Spray, then placing the extra image over the stamped image on the card and this gives the effect of images behind or infront of each other, depending on where you mask off, besure not to use too thick a card for you mask though, as this will give you and edge that isnt stamped, so thickish paper is ideal, as sits flush to the printed image you want to add to.
Patchwork Polly & Friends by Jayne Nestorenko-Jenny
And finally, but not least.
This Easel Card is made using the wonderful Bicycle stamp from Flowersoft.
I stamped the image onto Acetate using Stazon, so it dries, then on the reverse of the inked image, i coloured using Promarker, this is so the pens dont bleed the image, as both alcohol based, then when pens dry, i covered the pen side of the image in Hi-Tack Glue and added banana paper to it, which looking from the correct side looks like solid white glue, leaving it to dry for atleast 24hours! this then gives you the backing which(I think resembles Brickwork and gravel/cobbles)
I then used the flowersoft to add the flowers to the baskets.
I then made up an easel card and mounted the image using Collal Glue Gel, as you will find the acetate doesnt want to be completely flat after the paper has dried on the back.
Bicycle Stamp -FlowerSoft

Another sneek peek of FlowerSoft’s new cd

In flowersoft Recipes for happy families on May 16, 2010 at 8:34 pm
This is a large 10×10 card, using the Flowersoft brand new cd
‘Recipes for happy families’
The image is the ‘twins’ decoupage and ‘twins’ frame from the cd, i punched out some flowers and used
Ultrafine flowersoft-citrus crush for the centre of the flowers.

Joanna Sheen-Pamela West Collection 2 launch

In Joanna Sheen Pamela West Collection 2Create and Craft on May 16, 2010 at 2:31 pm

Today saw the long awaited launch of Joanna Sheens-Pamela West Collection 2 on Create & Craft Tv.
It is a wonderful double cd, the first cd has amazing images of gardens and countryside.
The second cd, is a first for Joanna,it is all Digi Stamps, either coloured or black and white for you to add your own choice of colouring medium.
This card shows four of the images on the first cd, as i couldnt choose!!
I added stickles glitter gel to hilight the blue bells in the wood and printed a co-ordintaing backing paper to follow the blue/purple shade through the card.
This is the inside, as the card fold up to a 5×5 square card,

Popcorn Kids Pick of the Week-Create & Craft/Ideal World this week

In Popcorn Kids Crafters Companion Create and Craft Ideal World Pick of the Week on May 15, 2010 at 11:20 am
Here is a 10×10 card made using the pram image from the new popcorn kids cd, i printed the large circular image on a4 so it comes up a great size, the backing papers, tea page papers and sentiment are also from the cd!
Keep checking Create & Craft and Ideal World all week for the shows by Sara and Leann and also keep checking here for more pics of my samples, if you need some inspiration.

Sneak peek of brand new Flower Soft launch

In Katy Sue Designs Flower Soft Recipe for Happy Families on May 14, 2010 at 1:31 pm
Here is a peek at the brand new cd being launched end of the month on Create & Craft by Katy Sue Designs/flowersoft
‘Recipes for happy families’
This is the main picutre of the ‘Happy Family’ using one of the decoupage images,one of the sentiments from a sheet and the extra little kitty & wool  is from the accessories section..

Popcorn Kids- Launch today 11am Create & Craft

In Popcorn Kids Crafters Companion Create and Craft Ideal World Pick of the Week on May 14, 2010 at 8:12 am
Heres another card for the launch of Popcorn kids on Create & Craft , pick of the week today starting at 11am.
This Easel card is made using one of the decoupage images and backing paper from the new cd!
Make sure you tune in for the shows . And keep poppng back if you need some inspiration!

Popcorn Kids-Pick of the Week launch tomorrow!

In Popcorn Kids Crafters Companion Create and Craft Ideal World Pick of the Week on May 13, 2010 at 9:52 pm
Here is a taster of whats to come, this is one of the set of stamps, in tomorrows launch on Create & Craft/Ideal World by Crafters Companion.
The new stamps are smaller than the last lot of Popcorn stamps so they fit perfectly in to nestabillities!!
I stamped the pram image and coloured with Derwent watercolour pencils,the backing paper is from the cd and the baby blocks are from the same set of stamps.
Here are the times for the week long shows.
We’re really pleased to announce the launch of the range tomorrow at 11am as Pick of the Week on Ideal World & Create and Craft.

Sara will be showcasing the new Popcorn range live at 11am tomorrow – Friday 14th May – on Create and Craft (Sky 671, Freeview 36) and there will also be live shows with Leann on Sunday 16th at 9am on Create and Craft and 2pm on Ideal World, as well as on Monday 17th at 8am on Create and Craft. Sara will round off the week with a live show on Wednesday 19th at 9am on Create and Craft. These shows will also be repeated throughout the week.

Keep checking back for more cards and inspiration!

PatchWork Polly and Friends-Julie

In PatchWork Polly Crafters Companion Jayne Nestorenko Ideal World Create and Craft tv on May 8, 2010 at 11:37 am
Here is Julie- from Patchwork Polly & Friends set of Stamps launched by Jayne Nestorenko
Again i have used Copics on card and Derwent watercolour pencils.
This one is with Watercolour pencils, using all the little embelishment stamps for the flowers and her little doggy and sachel. Made into an a5 card, using Centura pearl card and a Martha Stewart Punch along the bottom
This one is done with Copics, the patchwork sqaure comes with the set along with the greeting.
This is a 6×6 square card using centura pearl card.