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Hello Bluebird Fairy Garden

I had totally forgotten about this box of Hello Bluebird Stamps and dies I got months ago, long before blogging had even been considered. They cost me a fortune due to this shipping so I am a little cross at myself for neglecting them.My cards have advanced so much I really do not want to show you my first attempts with them, which properly accounts for why they wee sat unloved and forgotten about.
So here is a creation worthy of their beauty...

There is a video on my YouTube Channel Mrs H's Crafty Corner

Card Making Supplies
Hello Bluebird Fairy Garden Stamp and Die Set Heffy Doodle Stitched Slim Line Trio Die Set  Distress Ink in Seedless Preserve, Spiced Marmalade and Evergreen Bough  Spectrum Noir Finesse Ink in Rustic Brown Spectrum Noir Alcohol Markers Versamark Embossing Ink Nuvo 3mbossing Powder in Soft Lilac Polkadoodles tags dies
Card Making Tutorial 
A piece of white card was cut with the slim line die and blended with the distress Inks

The stamps were stamped, coloured and die cut o…

Toadstool magic

I love toadstool, they remind me of childhood Enid Blyton stories. They have some sort of mystery to them

There is a video on my YouTube Channel Mrs H's Crafty Corner

Card Making Supplies
Avery Elle Wonky Square Die Clearly Besotted Happy Campers Stamp Set Sentiment from Lets Hear it for the Girls by Made to Surprise Spectrum Noir Finesse in Rustic Brown Spectrum Noir Finesse in Black Noir Spectrum Noir Alcohol Markers Spectrum Noir Midas in Metallic Silver Heffy Doodle Gnome Matter What Stamp Set Nuvo Drops in Midnight Blue Stitched Rectangle Nesting Die Silver Heart Sequins  Distress Ink Peacock Feathers and Picked Raspberry
Card Making Tutorial
A piece of white card was cut using a stitched rectangle nesting die. The Wonky Square stitched inner die was run through the big shot, then taped in place and used as a stencil with the distress inks

The Toadstools were stamped, coloured, fussy cut and glued onto the inked square

The sentiment was stamped onto black card using the silver ink

This was trimm…

Halloween film Strip

I got this pack of stamps free with the September Release from Clearly Besotted and decided to make them into my own little film strips

There is a video on my YouTube Channel Mrs H's Crafty Corner

Card Making Supplies
Clearly Besotted Stamp Set spooky selfies Stick on Gems in orange, yellow and green Nuvo Drops in Oyster Grey Grey Card Small square die Time for Tea Designs Splish Splosh Stencil Distress Ink in Evergreen Bough, Fired Brick and Spiced Marmalade A4 Black Card Grey Card Square Nesting Die
Card Making Tutorial 

Using the stencil and the distress inks the background was created

A piece of grey card was cut into a strip and using a small square nesting die I cut holes to make it resemble an old film strip. The images were then glued onto the back of these

Thesewere glued onto the card base and Nuvo drops in oysters grey were dashed around the outside to resemble the film strip 

Black and orange sequins were scattered about

A piece of A4 black card was scored, burnished and folded straight…

Rainbow Smiles

This card started out being blended for a different purpose but I loved it so much I decided to make it a card in it's own right 

There is a video on my YouTube Channel Mrs H's Crafty Corner

Card Making Supplies
Distress Ink in Picked Raspberry, Wilted Violet, Chipped Sapphire and Evergreen Bough Time For Tea Designs Rainbow Shaker Die Time For Tea Designs Smile Sentiment Die Star Sequins Rainbow Clay Slices  Pink Dew Drops by Polkadoodles Nuvo Drops
Card Making Tutorial
A piece of white card was masked across the bottom and blended in picked raspberry, wilted violet and chipped sapphire. Evergreen Bough was then rubbed around the edges

I used the shaker die by Time For Tea Designs to cut the rainbow in green and silver. Double sided tape was adhered to the back if it to hold the panels in place.

The inked panel was adhered onto a A5 Card Base

The smile sentiment was cut in red and un black and then glued so that the black can be seen as a shadow underneath

The rainbow was adhered to the pan…

Polkadoodles Grandparent Christmas

It is Tuesday so time for a new Anything Goes Challenge over at Polkadoodles Digi-Choosday Challenge Blog. Pop over today to claim a discount code, giving a great saving on all digital images.

The design teams brief was a card for grandparents using a Christmas Image and a Circle Die. In my mind christmas is all about family and being cosy. So this just felt like the perfect Grandparent card.

There is a video on my YouTube Channel Mrs H's Crafty Corner

Card Making SuppliesPolkadoodles Winnie Winterland digital Paper Download available here Polkadoodles Winnie White Christmas Alphabet DIGITAL download available here
Stitched Circle Nesting Dies
Spectrum Noir Alcohol Markers Twine Posydoodle Tag Die from Polkadoodles available here Distress Ink in Bundled Sage Snowflake fimo embellishment Nuvo Drops  A4 Red Card Glossy Accents 
Card Making Tutorial 
To being the 2 images from the winterland bundle were arranged together using Microspft word and printed out. This was coloured with alcohol markers a…

Sweet Treats

I bet you are all fed up of seeing halloween cards by now but I love the fact that you can use such wacky colour combinations and get away with it.
Here is todays creation

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Card Making Supplies Black Slimline Card Base Distress Ink in Mowed Lawn, Fossilised Amber, Cracked Pistachio  Spectrum Noir Finesse In  Rustic Brown Spectrum Noir Alcohol Markers Torn Rectangle Nesting Die Black Card White Card Heffy doodle Slimline Stitched Die Clearly Besotted Sweet Treats Nesting Die  Versamark Embossing ink Embossing Powder in White Nuvo Drops in Caribbean Ocean
Card Making Tutorial
A piece of white card is cut with the slimline die and blended with possible amber

Around the edges is blended with cracked Pistachio 

The very edges is then blended with mowed lawn

The images are stamped, coloured and fussy cut out. These are then adhered directly into the card panel

A piece of black card is cut with the torn rectangle nesting die and heat embossed with the sentiment. This was adh…

picnic time

I love these little bears so much they just make me go awwww every time I see them

There is a video on my YouTube Channel Mrs H's Crafty Corner
Cardmaking Supplies Time For Tea Designs Teddy Bear Picnic Stamp and Die Set Time For Tea Designs Sweet Treats Dies Sixxiz Embossing Mat Versamark Embossing Ink Wow Embossing Powder in Pastel Pink Distress Ink in Speckled Egg, Worn Lipstick and Scattered Rose Time For Tea Designs Stripes Cover plate Die Spectrum Noir Finesse Ink in Rustic Brown Spectrum Noir Alcohol Markers White card Acetate Sprinkles A5 Card Base Nuvo Drops in Grey Oyster
Card Making Tutorial
The bear picnic images were stamped, coloured and die cut out.
Using the sizzix embossing mat and the sweet treat dies I embossed the card.

Each image was them stamped in versamark and heat embossed

This was blended using speckled egg and the edges with worn lipstick

The stripes cover plate was used 
A piece of card was blended in tattered rose

The cut outs were adhered onto the pink card.
 While a sheet of…