Tea Time


Hello crafty peeps, today I have a pretty pink tea time card for you! I don’t know about you, but tea time is anytime for me :). Black tea or herbal any will do. All my stamps today are from HH, and go together like bees and honey.

Hope you all like it and have a wonderful day!

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Supplies

Summertime Teapot(High Hopes), Summertime Tea Cups(High Hopes), Little Miss Collection 6×6(Bo Bunny), Little Miss Collection Brads(Bo Bunny), Double Dot Think Pink Jewels(Bo Bunny)

 Copic Markers

Teapot-R81,R83,R85. Flowers-G20,G24,Y11. Bee Hive-E30,E33,E34. Fence-E47,57.

Vintage Show


Another terrific Tuesday is here at OCS, and I’ve coloured up this cutie pie. Isn’t she just a doll! I used Vintage Violet from Saturated Canary, and dolled her up with Bo Bunny’s The Avenues dp, layered chipboard, jewels, and brads. I distressed my papers with tea dye ink and used my crop-a-dile to add an eyelet.

Enjoy and have a crafty day!

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My Supplies

Vintage Violet(Saturated Canary), The Avenues 6×6(Bo Bunny), The Avenues Layered Chipboard(Bo Bunny), The Avenues Jewels(Bo Bunny), The Avenues Decorative Brads(Bo Bunny), The Story Of Us-Bits and Pieces(Simple Stories), Gold Labels Four(Spellbinders), Stars Embossing Folder(Cuttlebug)

Copic Markers Used

skin-E11,E13,E15. clothing-E70,71,E50. BG70,BG72,BG75. Y21,Y28,Y35,Y38. shoes-W5,7. eyes-W9,E19,E97. lips-R35,R37.

You’re Un-Frogettable


New Challenge up over at One Crazy Stamper, I’m using this super cute image from High Hopes. Go on over and check out all the other fab creations from The OCS DT.

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My Supplies

Froggys Gift(High Hopes), You’re Un-frogettable( High Hopes), Clouds(Memory Box), Cogs(Spellbinders), Fence Die(YNS), Wood Grain Embossing Folder(WE R Memory Keepers), Timeless Rectangles(Spellbinders), Fancy Framed Tags One(Spellbinders), Labels 25(Spellbinders)

Copic Markers

Skin-E00,E11,E13. Hair-E57. Shirt-Y35,Y38. Hat & Pants-B91,B95,B37,B45. Frog-YG61,YG63,YG67.

Cheeseball


Hello and Happy Canada Day fellow crafters! It’s a beautiful Wednesday morning  and this wee mouse just cut the cheese…hehe! Hey at least he put a bow on it :). I decided to colour with copics today, since it feels like I haven’t used them in so long. Oh hey…guess what,  summer break has officially started and I’m super excited for some great summer fun and lazy days!!

Have a awesome crafty day and until next week…craft on :)

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Supplies

Cheesy Gift(Stampendous), Pearl Pen-Turquoise(Viva Decor), Memorabilia 6×6(Teresa Collins), Memorabilia Stickers(Teresa Collins), Resplendant Rectangles(Spellbinders), Shoot(Spellbinders), Distress Ink-Black Soot(Tim Holtz)

Copic Markers

Mouse-E000,E01. W2,W4,W5. Present-Y21,Y23,Y26,Y28. BG15,BG18,BG70,BG72. Ground-E41,E42,E43,E44.

Hang Ten Dude!


Hello crafty friends! The other day my sister and I were talking about moving to Hawaii and becoming hula dancers after seeing Polynesian dancers at the Port Credit water festival. So this is my Polynesian inspired surfer dude. I ripped and layered dp to create the water, then popped up the layers. I also paper pieced the surf board and added wink of stella to the wave.

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Spectrum Noir Pencils

Hair-120+Black Prismcolour Pencil, Skin- 087+089+ Henna Prismacolor, Water-052+061, Shorts-015+020+022+052.

Batter Up


Good day friends, check out this cuteness that I created  OCS. I coloured up this guy from High Hopes All About The Boys Release, I’m totally loving this image. Go check them out, I know you’ll love them too!

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Supplies

Gabriel Loves Baseball(High hopes), Embossing Paste-White-(Studio 490), Distress Ink-Walnut Stain(Tim Holtz), Double Dot Jewels-Blue Hues(Bo Bunny), Pearl Pen-Light Blue(Viva Decor)

Prismacolor Pencils

PERIWINKLE, BLUE SLATE, CARIBBEAN SEA, CRIMSON LAKE, PEACH, LIGHT PEACH, SUNBURST YELLOW, GOLDENROD

Ombre Paper Flower Tutorial


Hey there my fellow crafty peeps, I’ve got a neat tutorial to show you today. I’ll be making a paper flower out of watercolour paper and then I have a little video to show you how to do an ombre look on the petals.

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So lets get started.

supplies These are some supplies I’ll be using, a glue gun would work great(but I don’t have one…I know, I know I can’t believe it either).

3x4paper4”x3” pieces of coldpress watercolour paper.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=klaC7oZUByg

This is how I created the ombre look for the petals.

petalsYou’ll need to make large enough slits in the petals so the stem can fit through.

stemsI used flower stem tape, wire stems and some stems I had from a faux flower bouquet. Or if you have the ones on the far left, they are awesome too.

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stemwrappedI hooked the wire through the trinket and twisted the end to secure it, then I twisted the wire around the stem.

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threepetalsonstemTo get a realistic looking petal, bend and roll it around a bit and it will to give them their lovely shape. After the first three petals are in position, add glue to secure and continue adding more petals in a staggered pattern.

tapeonstemOnce your flower is complete, wrap the stem with some stem tape for a finished look.

flowerwithrainThe result…a beautiful paper flower!

Hope you enjoyed my tutorial, have a super awesome crafty day!

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