Monday, 21 July 2014

"Let the Christmas delivery commence" card.

You may look at my titles and think what's that about what I'm gonna do is names them all with a title I think is suitable for the card. Just love the mixture of styles on this card not to mention the mixture of colour from gold, silver and copper - well 2 shades of copper. It has a vintage yet modern look to it. The products I have used are as followed;

 Christmas deliver topper - Kanban.
 2 sheets of foiled background card (one for rosettes) - Kanban.
 1 sheet of foiled background paper - Kanban.
 2 shades of copper mirror card - Create and Craft.
 Gold snowflakes card candi - Craftwork Cards.
 8x8 card blank - Craftwork Cards.
 Rosette die - Tim Holtz Alteration collection.
 Ivory card - Bazzill Basics.
 3D foam pads - Stix 2.
 double sided tape - Stix2.
 Pinflair glue gel. 

Craig x

Snow is falling card.

Well, I'm determined to get in to stamping and colouring a lot more - well why else would I of invested in the spectrum noir pen collection from crafters companion. As well as having many different stamps in my selection. So although Iv started big with an 8x8 card, I have kept it simple. Stamp, colour, mat and layer. The products Iv used for this card is as follows;

 Reindeer and snowflake stamps - STAMP9044 - Kanban.
 Spectrum Noir pens - BT2, BT3 and 1G1 (for shading) - Crafters Companion. 
 White Neenah stamping card - Crafters Companion. 
 White card candi - coloured with BT3 - Craftwork Cards.
 8x8 card blank - Craftwork cards.
 12x12 pastel green textured card (x2) - Create and Craft.
 4mm white pearls - Hunkydory.
 3D foam pads - Stix2.
 Double sided tape - Stix2.
 Tuxedo black memento ink pad.

Craig x

Friday, 18 July 2014

Hunkydory moonlight Christmas collection

Afternoon. Hope your all enjoying this gorgeous sunshine. Some heat we have had. It may be hot but doesn't mean Christmas crafting has to stop. It was a pleasure to receive my Hunkydory magazine issue 18 and see some of my cards in the issue with my name at the side. 
 I just had to dive straight into the freebie magazine. This is one of my makes with the collection. The products I used are as follows;

Hunkydory products;
 Under the starts topper sheet.
 X2 co-Ordinated b/g card.
 Silver mirri.
 Snowfall acetate. 
 13mm white satin ribbon.

Additional products used;
 Centura pearl - Snow White hint of silver - Crafters Companion.
 Snowflake Embossalicious vintage Christmas embossing folder - Crafters Companion.
 10mm - Dark aqua satin ribbon - American Crafts.
 25mm white satin ribbon.
 Pinflair glue gel. 


Thursday, 17 July 2014

Crafting musketeers July Challenge.

Good morning, so I thought why not enter another challenge, I'm getting into these challenges. Thought I'd enter the Crafting Musketeers Summertime challenge. Primarily using Kanban. 
The products I used are as follows;

 Kanban Products;
 Lanuage of flowers Topper sheet.
 Co-Ordinated background sheet from  language of Flowers 12x12 pad. 
 3mm gems.
Additional Products;
 Blue textured card - Bazzill Basics.
 Silver textured card - Create and Craft.
 Swirl Die - Tonic studios.
 3D foam pads - Stix2.
 Double sided tape - Stix2.

Craig x

Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Imagination crafts July - Anything goes challenge.

So I seem to have gotten the challenge bug, I adore imagination crafts products so here is an 8x8 card. 

Imagination crafts products;
 Flower stencil.

Additional products used;
 8x8 card blank Craft work cards. 
 Black, red and purple textured card - Bazzill basics.
 White textured card - Bazzill basics.
 Versa mark ink pad.
 Clear embossing powder - Cosmic Shimmer.
 Purple and lilac distress ink - Ranger.
 Lilac card candi - Craftwork Cards.
 Sentiment - Craftwork Cards.
 Double sized tape - Stix2.
 3D foam pads - Stix2

Craig Laird

Tattered lace July monthly elegance challenge

Afternoon, well this is a first for me, Iv never entered a challenge before and I thought where best to start but with Stephanie's Tattered Lace. Iv made this 8x8 anniversary card using TL. The product I have used are as follows;

Tattered Lace product;
 Heart "celebrate die"
 Edge die.
 TL glue.

Additional products;
 Sheet from DCWV 12x12 paper pad.
 Light brown textured card - Bazzill Basics.
 Piece of cream textured card - Bazzill Basics.
 Gold mirri card - Hunkydory.
 Corner embossing folder - Embossalicious.
 25mm ivory satin ribbon -American Crafts.
 4mm gold gems - Hunkydory.
 3D foam pads - Stix2.
 Double sided tape - Stix2.

Craig laird 

Sunday, 13 July 2014

2nd Indigo Blu 8x8 Christmas Card.

This is probably my favourite card I made using Indigo Blu stamps. There's another 2 cards I haven't blogged but are on my Card Creations Facebook page. They are using the Circle Christmas Tree and the Merry Christmas. The products I've used for this card are as follows;

 Indigo Blu - "Large Snowflake" stamp - Code LS.
 8x8 card blank - Craftwork Cards.
 2 x 12x12 sheets from "Back to Basics Christmas" modern paper pad - Dovecrafts.
 Light blue textured card - Bazzill Basics.
 Dark blue textured card - Bazzill Basics.
 Snowflake dies - Tattered Lace.
 Blue twine - 3 kings.
 4mm pearl gems - Hunkydory.
 Broken china distress ink - Tim Holtz (Ranger).
 Tuxedo black memento ink pad.
 3D foam pads - Stix2.
 Double sided tape - Stix2.
 Pinflair glue gel. 

Craig x