Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Hello Bluebird - Be Merry Office Party Card

Hi there! Today I'm happy to be sharing a card showcasing new stamps and dies from Hello Bluebird's November release.  I've mixed it up for this one and combined some of the stand alone dies with the adorable Holiday Office Party critters.  


All Hello Bluebird stamps and dies used are listed below:


This card is A2 size.  I started with some kraft card stock and die cut with this deckle edged die.  I sponged white pigment ink onto the outer edges and then splattered the entire panel with white paint. 

All die cut elements were cut from white card stock and then colored with a blender brush and Distress Oxide inks.  (colors used: pine sprigs - Bundled Sage, Pine Needles, Walnut Stain; berries - Festive Berries; Be Merry word - Spun Sugar & Festive Berries) I added a generous coating of Unicorn Stickles to the Be Merry die cut.  


I Copic colored two of the cute critters from Holiday Office Party.  Copic 
Colors used are listed below:

  • reindeer - E40, E41, E42, E43, E47
  • bunny - W0, W1, W3
  • rosy cheek color - R00, R20
  • blue on clothes - BG70, BG57, BG49
  • pink on clothes - R00, RV10, R20
  • gingerbread man - E33, E37




Thursday, November 5, 2020

Honey Bee Stamps - Holiday Cheer Inspiration Blog Hop


Hello there! Welcome to my blog! I hope you have been enjoying the Holiday Cheer Inspiration Blog Hop.  Be sure to leave a comment at every stop to be entered in the giveaway for a $100 gift card to the Honey Bee Stamps shop.  

The entire Holiday Cheer release can be found here. 

The next blogger on the hop is.... Jenny Hall

For my project, I have created a snowy slimline scene using the adorable images from Santa's Village.  


This fun set has everything you need to build a complete holiday scene. 
I Copic colored all the images and have listed all the colors I used below.

Green - G40, G43, G46
Red - R12, R14
Lavender - RV91, RV93, RV95
Brown - E42, E43
Blue - B000, B00
Black - N2, N4, N6


For the sky, I used Tumbled Glass Distress Oxide Ink with a generous splattering of thinned white paint.  I created two layers of snowy hills with dies from the Horizontal Slimline Borders Honey Cuts.  


Blog Hop Line Up:


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