Monday, February 11, 2019

Crafters Companion Monday...'HOME'

Ideal if you know someone that has found a new home....


Featuring the 'PARISIAN' Signature collection by Sara Davies.

...SCENCIC FRANCE die set...
&
...HARMONY INKS...


The sentiment is from A Little Bit Sketchy by Sheena Douglaas 'Cottage on the Corner'



Red and green Stickels are used to bring bling to the leaves and dots for flowers. You can not see it very well in the photo, the feature house has stickers applied to it.


Till next week....inky hugs and sussipoppins love
OXO
Don't forget, most items used for this card can be found HERE

CRAFTERS COMPAINION PRODUCT LIST:
Gemini
Scoreboard
Sheena Douglas White Stamping Paper
Double sided Foam 3D tape
Double sided tape
Foam inking tool
6” x 6” Parisian Paper Pad
Scenic France die set
Floral Borders and Corners die set
Je T’Aime die set
Harmony by Spectrum Noir Inks: Pumice, Seal Brown, Smoked Pearl, Grasshopper, Friar Brown, Orange, Pine Tree.


MEASUREMENTS FOR THIS CARD: 13.5cm x 13.5cm
#1 Make the tent fold card base. 
#2 Taking the design paper cut to fit the card front. Adhere to the card front.
#3 Taking the dies and the white card-stock, cut enough for the decoration of the card.
#4 Apply the ink and trim as needed. Adhere all in place to make the picture.

Monday, February 4, 2019

Crafters Companion Monday is...

....Ooh La La


The products listed below can be found  HERE hobbidee-breda.nl

CRAFTERS COMPAINION PRODUCT LIST:
Gemini
Scoreboard
Double sided tape
Sheena Douglas white stamping paper.
3D Embossing folder- Peony Trio
Gilding wax: Antique Gold, Empire Gold
Other:
Organza ribbon, glue, glue dots, Brown card-stock

MEASUREMENTS FOR THIS CARD: 16cm x 21cm

INSTRUCTIONS:
#1 Make the tent fold card base then apply gilding wax to the edges of the front.
#2  1st matting. From the brown card stock cut a matting 15.5cm x 20.5cm
#3 2nd matting. From the brown card stock, 13.3cm x 18.2cm.
#4 Apply gilding wax to the edges for the 2nd matting
#5 For the card embossing front cut, 12.5cm x 17.5cm. Emboss.
#6 Apply the gilding wax. Both colors for depth.
#7 Die cut the sentiment x 6. Adhere the layers together. 
#8 Apply the gilding wax to the top layer.
#9 Adhere the ribbon across the card front and make the bow.
#10 Adhere the sentiment to the card.



This is what the folder looks like...it sure is a beautiful folder!


Come back next week for more inspiration from this delightful collection.
Till then inky scrappy hugs.
Sussipoppins
OXOX

Monday, January 28, 2019

"TODAY IS THE PERFECT DAY TO BE HAPPY"



CRAFTERS COMPAINION PRODUCT LIST:
Gemini
Scoreboard
Rock-a-Blocks
Water Brush Pens
Foam Inking Tool
3D Foam tape
Double sided tape
STAMPS- ‘Spread Your Wings’, ‘Live For Today’, ‘Wild & Free’.
CARDSTOCK- White Stamping Paer
EMBOSSING FOLDERS: Emboss & Cut-Moulmes Frame
INKS: Midas by Spectrum Noir- Gold. - Harmony by Spectrum Noir- Chinese Red, Grasshopper, Oasis, Seal Brown, Honey Pot, Pine Tree.  

OTHER PRODUCTS USED:
Matching fancy design card-stock, Hot glue gun, Stickles, Clear drying glue, Sequins, Fussy cutting scissors, Ruler, Black Archival ink, Ribbon.

TITLE:
“TODAY IS THE PERFECT DAY TO BE HAPPY”

INSTRUCTIONS:
#1 Make a 16cm x 16cm tent fold card base
#2 Ink the edges with the Chinese red ink.
#3 Cut the matting from the design card stock or paper. 15.5cm x 15.5cm
#4 Make the frame using the Cut & Emboss Moulmes frame and whit stamping card.
#5 Ink the frame with Grasshopper, Chinese Red and Gold inks.
#6  Stamp, color and fussy cut the flowers, leaves and sentiment using all of the 3 stamp sets.
#7 Stamp the birds and tuffs of grass onto white stamping card 10.5cm x 8.7cm
#8 Ink the edge of the  card with the Chinese Red ink.
#9 Stamp extra tuffs of grass and bird, color then fussy cut.
#10 Adhere all the elements to the card front.
#11 Adhere three ribbons across the lower front of the card.
#12 Add the sequins and apply the stickles to the flowers.


A few close ups so you can see all the yum details.




Do feel free to use this as inspiration. 
I would love it if you left some love behind, see you next time.
Sussipoppins love and inky hugs.
XOX

Friday, January 25, 2019

Welcome to the January Alumni Team hop...





This hop starts at 8AM EST on Friday, January 25th, 2019 and closes Monday, January 28th at 11:55PM EST . Winner will be announced on the HC Facebook page on Wednesday January 30th, 2019.
The hop starts at 8AM EST on Friday, January 25th, 2019 and closes Monday, January 28th at 11:55PM EST .  
The winner will be announced on the HC Facebook page on Wednesday January 30th, 2019. A randomly chosen comment from a mystery blog will receive a $25 gift certificate to shop at Heartfelt Creations. To claim your prize please email Heartfelt Creations at socialmedia@heartfeltcreations.us with "Winner of the December Alumni Hop" in the subject line. The links are found at the end of this post...have fun.






Heartfelt Creations Products And Products Carried Their Website:
Buttons and Blooms die set
Patchwork Pocket and Patterns stamp set
Patchwork Pocket and Patterns die set
Oakberry Lane Antics stampset     
Oakberry Lane Antics stamp set
Ornamental Tags die set
Album Tags and Accents die set
Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit
Double Dots/3d foam squares
Designer Clear Drying Glue
Spellbinders Tool N’ one
White card=stock 14.5 oz.
Black Archival Ink
Score-Pal
DDOTS
Other Products Used:
Card Stock: Crafters Companion Centural Pearl Snow White hint of gold 300gm, Hot glue Gun, Bone folder, Scissors, Ruler, Hot glue gun, Double sidedTape, Double Sided Foam Tape, Misti, Stickles, Foam inking tools. Inks: SpectrumNoir Harmony-Chinese Red, Pine Tree, Pink Tulip, Friar Brown, Orange,Grasshopper, Spring Meadow, Frozen Lake.

Instructions:
The size of this tent fold card is:- 16cm x 21cm or 6 ¼” x 18 ¼”
Make the card base, ink the card front with the Frozen lake and the edges with the Green ink.
Die cut the tags and colour with the inks using frozen lake and the green inks. Stamp, color and die cut the flowers (3x Large, 6x small) Do the same with the buttons (11x small, 10x Large) 8x the zigzag  and 1x the pocket, 1x squirrels on the seesaw. Fussy cut the seesaw away so you will have 2 pieces, 3x the sitting squirrel. Do the same for the quilted backgrounds. Bring a little shape to the elements where needed by using the shaping tools. To make the sentiment, die cut then trim away the excess, apply the frozen lake ink to it so it will look he same as in the card photo. Adhere all layers and elements to the card front using the hot glue gun, double sided tape, wet glue, 3D dots and tape.To finish the card apply stickles to the sewing needle, the buttons, the squirrels neck bows and flowers.

Monday, January 21, 2019

28th Jan Crafters Companion..."Hello"







 A detailed look.


You can see the 3D layers below


CRAFTERS COMPAINION PRODUCT LIST:
Gemini
Scoreboard
Stamp rockers
Water Brush Pens
Cut & Embosses ‘Provence Frame’             
STAMPS by Ruth Norman: ‘Spread Your Wings’, ‘Live For Today’, ‘Wild & Free’
Double sided tape, 3D double sided foam
White Stamping Card by Sheena Douglas
Spectrum Noir Inks: Harmony - Noir black, Harmony, Chinese Red, Honey Pot, Grasshopper, Pine Tree, Lemon Tonic, Seal Brown, Frair Brown.
Midas- Gold, Rose Gold.
Finesse-Noir Black

OTHER PRODUCTS USED:
Hot glue gun, Clear drying glue, Gold metallic thread,  Red  thread and needle, Fussy cutting scissors, Ruler, Matching red card-stock, stickles

MEASUREMENTS FOR THIS CARD:
#1 Card base- 16cm x 16cm
#2 Card matting 15.5cm x 15.5cm

Instructions:
#1 Cut and make the tent fold card base
#2 Cut and adhere the red card-stock matting
#3 Using the cut & emboss frame and the white card-stock, make the frame.
#4 Apply the two Midas metallic inks to the frame.
#5 Stamp and color the bird, flowers and leaf images then fussy cut all the images.
#6 Backstitch the edge of the oval cut from the frame. 
#7 Stamp the sentiment .
#8 Adhere to the card front with 3D foam, the embossed frame.
#9 Adhere the oval to the frame using 3D foam. Adhere to the oval the fussy cut bird
#10 Arrange and adhere the flowers and leaves to both sides of the oval.
#11 To finish the card apply sickles to the stitching , the frame and the flower centres.


Most products used can be found HERE
Till next time..
Sussipoppins love and inky hugs.
OXO



Monday, January 14, 2019

14th Jan Crafters Companion Monday brings you love with...

'SPREAD YOUR WINGS'
...who does not want to spread their wings in 2019?


Crafters Companion did it again....wonderful stamps to colour!


 Detailed close up of the flowers and leaves, stitching and sentiment.




 The Harmony inks colour really well....I have fallen in love with them!


The Products used in the card:

CRAFTERS COMPAINION PRODUCT LIST:
Gemini
Scoreboard
Stamp rockers
Water Brush Pens            
STAMPS by Ruth Norman: ‘Spread Your Wings’, ‘Live For Today’, ‘Wild & Free’
Double sided tape, 3D double sided foam
White Stamping Card by Sheena Douglas
Spectrum Noir Harmony Inks: Noir black, Harmony, Chinese Red, Honey Pot, Grasshopper, Pine Tree, Lemon Tonic, Seal Brown, Frair Brown.

OTHER PRODUCTS USED:
Hot glue gun, Clear drying glue, Gold thread and needle, Fussy cutting scissors, Ruler, Flower shaping tools and mat, Heartfelt Creations Oakberry Blossoms flowers and leaves, Matching red card-stock, Flower stamens, stickles.

MEASUREMENTS FOR THIS CARD:
#1 Card base- 16cm x 16cm
#2 Card matting 15cm x 15cm
#3 Card front 10.5cm x 10.5cm (to stamp the bird image)

Instructions:
#1 Make the tent fold base and ink the edges with the Chinese Red ink.
#2 Cut and adhere the matting
#3 Ink the edges of the card front.
#4 Stamp and color  image
#5 Back stitch a circle around the image with the gold thread.
#6 Stamp the sentiment and cut to shape. Adhere to the card front with 3D foam.
#7 Stamp leaves and flowers. Color and bring shape to them using the shaping tools.
#8 Adhere the matting and remaining embellishments to the card base
#9 To finish the card apply stickles to the flower stamens

























I shore hope you enjoyed the visit, perhaps as much as I enjoyed making this card. I hopee it inspires you to give it a go...well worth adding it to your collection.
Sussipoppins love and inky hugs...
Till next time.

Monday, January 7, 2019

My Crafters Companion Monday brings you... "MAKE TODAY AMAZING"

 A card made with a few new amazing stamps by Ruth Norman


Most products used in this card can be found HERE

CRAFTERS COMPAINION PRODUCT LIST:
Gemini
Scoreboard
Stamp rockers
Double sided tape
3D double sided foam tape
Water brush
Inking tool and sponge

STAMPS- designed by Ruth Norman for Crafters Companion
‘Wild & Free’ CC-ST-WILD
‘Live For Today’ CC-ST-LIVE

EMBOSSING FOLDERS: ‘Cuts & Embosses’ by Gemini
‘Biarritz Frame’ GEM-CEF-BIAF

CARDSTOCK-
White stamping card-Sheena Douglas

INKS:
Harmony by Spectrum Noir: Grasshopper, Pinetree, Green Topaz, Parakeet-Spring Medow, Orange, Honey Pot, Lemon Tonic
Midas by Spectrum Noir: Platinum.

OTHER PRODUCTS USED:
Hot glue gun, Clear drying glue, Fussy cutting scissors, Ruler, Flower shaping tools and mat, Heartfelt Creations Oakberry Lane Blossoms, Matching colored card stock , Silver metallic and matching embroidery thread and needle, Archival jet black ink, Yellow stamens.



MEASUREMENTS FOR THIS CARD:
#1 Card base 16cm x 16cm  9white card stock)
#2 Matting #1 15.5cm x 15.5cm (colored card stock)
#3 Matting #2 13.5cm x 13.5cm  (white card stock)

INSTRUCTIONS:
#1 Embroider edges of matting card stock.
#2 Make the frame using the cuts & embosses folder and white card stock.
#3 Bring color on with the Harmony inks and the Midas ink.
#4 Stamp and color the flowers, leaves, bird and sentiment tab. Then fussy cut all.
#5 Stamp the sentiment with black ink in place.
#6 Make the flowers. (you can leave this out if you don’t want this card to be 3D as the stamp has a flat flower)
#7 Adhere all the layers to the card base using the 3D foam tape, double sided tape, wet glue and the hot glue gun.



 Details of the flower cluster, sentiment and frame.


Detail of the bird. The stamping card stock used is a dream to work with and an affordable price.
You can find it HERE at hobbie-breda.nl plus other items used.


Detail of the stitching leaves and flowers.....
I adore the stamps, so easy to colour and fussy cut. This card shore does pop with the 3D flowers.
I am planning on making lots of these....
Next time you will get to see another bird and cut & embosses folder from the same collection.
Till then happy scrappy new year to all and Inky hugs from 
Sussipoppins.
OXO