petek, 23. junij 2017

You Are My Sunshine...

Hello everyone!

My second card today  is made to inspire your creativity over at Noor! Design U.K. shop
I made it using Alice's Dreams paper pads.

Then I added a lace called Lace Margaret and Scrapiniec chipboard all from Tracy's fabulous shop.
Here is also a heart made using Joy Crafts Heart Model craft.
The sentiment is from Little Darlings Rubber stamps collection...

Hope you enjoy!
Hugs, Barbara GR

The products used can be ordered in the Noor! Design U.K. webshop:

Photo/Colour Inspiration.... La La Land Crafts

Hello everyone!
Today 'm sharing with you my LLLC inspiration card made using colours from this week`s Photo/Color Inspiration.

The stamp used for this project is called Garden Marci.

Dies from LLLC collection:

Distress Inks used for colouring are:
Skin- Vintage Photo, Tattered Rose
Hair- Scattered Straw, Antique Linen
Clothes- Spiced Marmalade, Black Soot

Hugs, Barbara GR

petek, 16. junij 2017

Inspiration Friday at La La Land Crafts

For this week's Inspiration Friay challenge we are celebrating the Man in our life! 
sooo... I made a card with Surfing Luka.

I select Summer theme!
LLLC dies used are:

I coloured my image with Distress inks.
Colours used are:
Skin- Vintage Photo, Tattered Rose
Cheeks- Tattered Rose, Victorian Velvet
Hair- Scattered Straw, Vintage Photo, Walnut Stain
Life Jacket- Fired Brick
Pants- Walnut Stain
Surfboard- Wild Honey, Broken China

Pop over to see what my fantatic teamies are made to inspire you!
Hugs, Barbaa GR

Elania... a little mermade... Noor! Design U.K.

Hello everyone!

Today I'm sharing with you a card made with one of the most beautiful Whimsy stamps called Elania. It's a mermade designed by Sylvia Zet.

I have fun with colouring...

I coloured her with Distress inks...

... and this is my card...

I cut out the turtle, the octopus and the edge with Joy crafts dies.
Seaweed are made with green Foamiran. For blue one I used Whimsy Peony Flower Dies...

Paper pads are from LemonCraft Gossamer Blue collection.

Thank you for visiting!
Hugs, Barbara GR

The products used can be ordered in the Noor! Design U.K. webshop:

petek, 09. junij 2017

La La Land Crafts June 2017 RELEASE Showcase


Today I showcase  a card made with La La Land Crafts new release sfuff!!!!

Yes.. we have new collection for you this month!
 New stamps and new dies!

Fotografija osebe Irina Blount.

Fotografija osebe Irina Blount.

I made a card with Summer Vacation Marci and a sentiment stamp from
I try to made a summer scene...

I love summer time!

LLLC Dies used:

Distress inks:

Skin - vintage photo, attered rose
cheeks - aged mahogany, tattered rose
hair - vintage photo, walnut stain
clothes - victorian velvet, spiced marmalade
swimming ring - weathered wood

Hugs, Babara GR

Noor! Design U.K. June Challenge - Summer


I'm sharing wth you a card made for Noor! Design U.K. June Challenge.

This month theme is... "Summer".

This is my card to inspire you....
I hope you have enetered with your creations

All  items used for making this card are listed below:

Little Darlings Fancy Rectangle & Layers Die

Hybrid Tea Rose TWO-TONE PINK

Pop over to see what the DT have been up to and play along with us for a chance to win!
Good Luck!

Hugs, Barbara GR

četrtek, 01. junij 2017

Big Hair Amara .... The Paper Nest Dolls

I'm sharing another card today. I made this cute card with Big Hair Amara from The Paper Nest Dolls collection.

The image is coloured wit Distress inks.
Colours used:
skin - tattered ros, vintage photo
cheeks - tattered rose, victorian velvet
hair - vintage photo, walnut stain
clothes - fored brick for lines, faded jeans
cat - vintage photo
background - antique linen, walnut stain, broken china, stormy sky

All papers are from Maja Design Summertime collection.

Hugs, Barbara GR

Tutorial Thursday - Princess Lollipop cad

Hello everyone!

Time ago I made a lollipop card. A lovely lady ask me for a tutorial... soo today I'm sharing with you how I made my "Princess Lollipop card".

For this project you need: 
- design paper 
- white cardstock paper
- paper doilie
- paper straw
- glue
- trimmer and scoring board

I start with cutting out two pieces of papers measuring 11 7/8"  x  2  for making the main base of lollipop card, the rosette and 3 circles. Two from hite cardstoc and one a little bit bigger for background.

I fold papers using scoring board every 6/8", then I turn them around and score every 3/8".

Glue two parts together on both sides.

Now you have this....

You glue the paper rosette on a piece of round paper.... use a lot of glue and wait for few minuts.
I use two peaces for the back side and also on the front side...

Glue the paper doilie on the back side...

Cut out all your peaces using LLLC dies.

Add 3d adhesive tape behind the image...

Add all your embellishment.

Dies used:

My coloring....

Colour and cut out the image. I used Sitting Princess Marci.

When I finish with colours i strt with shading...

Distress inks used:
skin - vintae photo, tattered rose
cheeks - tatered rose fired brick
hair - scattered strow, vintage photo, walnut stain
dress - victorian velvet, black soot
bows - aged mahogany

Thank you for visiting!
Hugs, Barbara GR