Thursday, 24 July 2014

Dotty Angles Bokeh Effect

Today I learnt a new technique "Bokeh" effect. You gotta love Google!

"the effect of a soft out-of-focus background that you get when shooting a subject"

This was so easy to achieve. First I stamped dot's using the Dotty Angles stamp set with versamark, let dry. Then using your brayer use any darker colour you like and apply evenly over stamped image then wipe off with paper towel to expose dot's. 
Once dry I went back in and stamped random dot's in Silver to use as a background paper

I just love how it turned out!

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Thursday, 17 July 2014

Perfect Peacock

I am still hooked on Perfect Peacock at the moment, it is such a gorgeous stamp no matter what way you stamp or colour.

Here I have Sponged then embossed the peacock in white
I love the way it turned out

 On this card I heat embossed in black then coloured with the Blendabilities.

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Sunday, 13 July 2014

Crazy Crafters Blog Hop New Stampin Up Catalogue

Thank you for joining us for the Crazy Crafters July Blog Hop "New 2014 - 2015 Catalogue"
We hope you enjoy our virtual hop where you will either learn great techniques for your paper crafting projects or just a chance to enjoy each of the ladies lovely creations!
You should have just left stop number  4 on the Crazy Crafters Hop -
Sue Wdowik @ Nigh Nigh Birdie

If so, you are in the right spot. If you get off track, the full blog lineup below will help you move along from blog to blog so you see all of the amazing creations.

Well in this hop we chose to do new catalogue products and do you know how hard that was....There was soooooo many beautiful items it was extremely hard just to choose one or two

I have actually used more than two in making these cards and you will find a list of products used at end of blog

Blog Hop List

 Nigh Nigh Birdie                                            Tamie Luvs Craft 2

1. Carolina Evans at Studio Evans -

2. Laura Britten at Stamping with Laura Jane

3. Kylie Bertucci at Crafty Kylie -

4. Sue Wdowik at Nigh Nigh Birdie -

5. Angela Lorenz at Angs Crafty Cards - You are here

6. Tamie Holt at Tamie Luvs Craft 2 -

7. Rose Desmond at Stampin with Rosalie -

8. Nicole Spicer at Handmade By Nicole Spicer

9. Fiona Bradley at Just Spiffing -

10. Teena Maher at Stamping With Teena

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Thursday, 10 July 2014

Perfect Peacock

Oh My Gosh!!!

I received my BBB this week and couldn't wait to get stuck into creating with all the new products. 
When I ordered status said Perfect Peacock was on back order, well imagine my surprise when it turned up in my order. Yay lot's of fun to be had. 
Here are a couple of cards I made with this stamp without actually using it as a peacock.

This one I just used the tail part and used the dress up framelits as the top

On above card I reversed stamped to make wings

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