MKxPLSU September Blog Share

12654617_1217563871607105_1504381475554147677_nHi and welcome to our latest blog share for the Memory Keeping Project Life SU Design team. If you arent already a member of this facebook group, then join our lovely page of Memory Keeping Project Life style.

This month is anything goes …so I pulled out my new favourite..Hello Lovely Kit and had a play..

Now these photos have been sitting around for well over a year …in fact nearly two years. I was intending on making a mini album with them so I had them printed as two ups (ie 2 2×3″ photos on a 4×6″ photo).

So rather than reprinting some as full 4×6″ photos I just used the two ups in the 4×6″ pockets. It makes it a very busy page but is a great way to showcase an event.

I simply had a lot of photos needing to go into this recording of an event so PL came to the rescue!

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Check out my fellow Design Team Members below for more Project Life Inspiration!

Julie Kettlewell

Constance Wirtz

Tina Gillespie

Anna Pickering

Linda Dalke

Elizabeth Richards Petersen

Allison Okamitsu

Sandra Korton

 

Cookie Cutter Halloween

I have a market coming up and Ive been busy making some little lolly tubes up for the kids to sell to!

While this set is designed for Halloween, like my last blog post, I was determined to do more with this set (and there is still more in my head) hehehe

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Mars Attacks Martians!

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and a Ninja!

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You can also see one in Camo gear too!

A bit of fun!

 

ESAD 2016 Holiday Catalogue Blog Hop

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Wow its September already and our new Holiday Catalogue has gone live.. You can see it here.

We have another wonderful ESAD blog hop today using this catalogue as our focus!

 

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You may have come from my friend ..the lovely Leonie Schroeders’ page or you are just starting here, If you get stuck on the way ..the links to all of the participants will be at the end of my post.

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So I have a market this weekend so while I was making these to sell..IMG_6187-002

And using the new Cookie Cutter Halloween set, I wondered about making the vampire into a Dad for Fathers Day! (It’s Fathers Day here today in New Zealand) I combined it with the Jolly Friends stamp set by using the elf and the scarf out of this set. 142255GIMG_6184-002IMG_6189-002IMG_6190-001

The sentiment is from the Annual Catalogue (Thoughtful banners and matching punch) . The techniques used were weathered distress and baby wipe and using From land to sea stamp set.

So off we go to the wonderfully kind soul of Monique Fielder!

ESAD blog hop next buttonHave a great week!

Blog Hop Participants:

  1. Lou Kitzelman
  2. Libby Dyson
  3. Nicole Wilson
  4. Rachael Lewsley
  5. Cathy Pinchbeck
  6. Kelly Kent
  7. Leonie Schroder
  8. Delys Cram
  9. Monique Fielder
  10. Richelle Fletcher
  11. Barbara Williams
  12. PapillonPapercraft
  13. Kathryn Ruddick
  14. Michele Jutrisa
  15. Carolina Evans
  16. Liv Ingle
  17. Rochelle Blok
  18. Emily Campbell
  19. Samantha White
  20. Andrea Buckland
  21. Maree McIntosh
  22. Renee Lynch
  23. Peta Stephen
  24. Jackie Noble
  25. Alisa Tilsner

 

New Holiday Catalogue playtime!

Hi there…I’ve been rather busy on farm but ..my pre order for our new Holiday Catalogue (goes live 1st September) arrived ..and yesterday I had some time to play!

This is my first outing of this gorgeous bundle ..The Home Sweet Home bundle which includes a stamp set and matching thinlits.

IMG_6112-002This cute wee box will be perfect for some chocolate or lollies or even stuffed with money!  The tree and fence are part of another die set ..which is actually a Halloween bundle but me being me wanted it for the fence and tree! Hehehe (Halloween Scenes Edgelit dies)

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The flowers are from the tree builder punch (with the Blooms and Bliss DSP)   and I also used the Brick Wall Embossing folder on the house too. ( I cut four diecuts out and cut and embossed the panels I needed on 2 of them. These then got adhered to the base diecuts.

I cant wait to make more of these little houses ..they might become quite addictive lol

 

 

Floral Boutique Scrapbooking Layouts

Ive recently started up a Te Puke beginner/intermediate scrapbooking class at my home and we had our first class yesterday.

Here are the Layouts I taught.

 

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For the Sunshine Layout, I used Pop of Pink Specialty DSP for the flowers and also some sequins.

On both Layouts, I used Floral Boutique DSP, Night of Navy solid bakers twine, Banners Framelits, Sunshine Wishes Thinlits and Botanical Builders Framelits. Diamantes for some bling!

On the Love Layout, I also used the Bloomin’ heart Thinlit, Thoughtful Banners Stamp set and the stamps from the Hello Lovely Project Life Accessory Pack.

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I’m very busy on farm at the moment as it is calving time and we are nearing half way so it was lucky that I could squeeze in some time to teach these Layouts. Now I need some time to make next months ones!

I still have some spaces if you would like to come..just email me!

 

MKPLSU Blog share-Hello Lovely PL Kit

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Yes we are back this month for our monthly blog share using the New Hello Lovely Pl collection and Accessory kit. The new addition to the accessory kit is a set of stamps with the kit!

Here’s my pages of my Corgi Maggie!  .. I stamped ‘Hello Lovely’ and ‘life’ on this page. I cut down a few of the cards for some layers and corner rounded some and not others. I love to edge my photos and card with black ink.

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There are a few new accessories I liked in this kit: The printed acetate, the chipboard flowers (I coloured these in but the look equably fab just as is I think!) and the little diecuts in the 2×2 cards are cute!

 

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I kept this page pretty simple ..its all about the photos and the journalling on this one!

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Do check out what the rest of the MKPLSU Design Team have come up with ..here are the links to the other girls playing along.

Baby Wipe Swipe Technique

I did this card a couple of weeks ago for my card class..yes you heard that right. Ive started doing card and scrapbooking classes again ..just once a month locally.

This card was a real hit with my attendees and its such an easy technique to do!

IMG_5281-001The colours I used were Daffodil Delight, Pool Party and  Pear Pizzaz. I made two panels of these. One I stamped the sentiment (Mixed Borders 141932) and the other I stamped three turtles from the Land to Sea stamp set (139361) and coloured them slightly with Pool party ink and a blender pen for some shading and then cut them out and mounted them onto the other panel with dimensionals.

I’m working on a whole lot of other colours at the moment..this technique is very addictive!

Have a great weekend. I’m down at the Zee Markets in Bethelehem tomorrow destashing my retired products..so if you are a local to Tauranga ..come and say hi. I have eftpos available.