Sunday, 27 March 2016

Happy Easter and Challenge Time at That Craft Place

Happy Easter to you all!

Today I have some sad news to share with you :(  That Craft Place Challenge Blog is taking a bit of a break! So today I am sharing my last project as a designer for the Challenge Blog. 
Although my time with the team has been short, I have made some wonderful friends and had the opportunity to work with fantastic products and wonderful digi images. 

There is a little bit of good news though, most of the team have joined the Petal Lu Challenge Blog, so if you love our work you must come over and visit us there.

The last challenge starts today and the prizes are amazing;

1st prize will get 7 images
2nd will get 5 images
3rd will get 3 images

 I'd like to show you one of the new images that will be in the store very soon, so think of this as a sneek peek!!!

Copics used;
Skin; E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Hair; E21, E29, E25
Top; BG45, BG49, BG01, BG15, B00, C1
Jeans; YR23, Y17, Y15

Card stock, dies and embellishments, you can get from Lisa at That Craft Place.

Hope you like what I have created and look forward to seeing you on the other side!

Hugs Lu xx

Links you need to know 

Challenges I am entering this into are;

2 Creative Chicks - Anything Goes
A bit more time to craft - Anything Goes
All Dressed Up - Anything Goes #51

Friday, 25 March 2016

New Release at Conie Fong Art & Design

Hello and Happy Easter to you all!

Today is my turn to showcase the new release at Conie Fong Art & Design.  This months new release is Penelope Poppie.

You can get her here. Isn't she gorgeous.

I'd really like to show you all my inspiration card.  She was a dream to colour and I got to practise my pleats!

Copics used;
Skin: E000, E00, E11, E21, E04, R20
Hair: E21, E25, E29
Dress and Poppies: R59, RV34, R85, R81, RV10
Bow  Trousers: BG13, BG23, BG10
Poppies: E08, YR04, YR23, Y17

All embellishments are from Petal Lu and That Craft Place.

Links you need to know;

I hope you like what I have created for you all.  I will be entering this card into the following challenges;

Jades Sparkling Butterflies - Use Die cuts or punches
Craft Rocket Challenges - Anything Goes
Crafting with An Attituide - Always anything goes
Crafty Girls Creations - Always Anything Goes

Fingers Crossed!  Thank you for taking the time to pop by.

Hugs Lu x

Friday, 18 March 2016

Feeling Fabulous GDT for Conie Fong Art & Design

I am pleased to announce that a couple of weeks ago, I was asked by Conie Fong Art & Design to be one of their GDT members for March.  Even better news, a week or so later I was asked to become a permanent member of their Design Team. I'm thrilled to now be working with such a talented bunch of crafters.

Today I am showing you my first inspiration project as a GDT member.
I chose to work with Feeling Fabulous

Copics used to colour her are;
Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Hair: E21, E25, E29
Dress: B39, B99, B97, B95, B93
Head dress: E08, YR68, Y38
Tshirt and roses: YR23, Y17, Y15

Here is a front view of the card.  I used X Cut and Spellbinder Dies and Nit Wit Design Papers.  Floral embellishments are from Petal Lu.

Here are sideways view of my card.

Links you need to know;

I am entering this card into the following challenges;

Crafty Sentiments Designs - Anything Goes
Lemon Shortbread - Anything Goes
Through the Craft room Door - Anything Goes

Tuesday, 15 March 2016

Sending lots of smiles your way - petal lu challenge #11

Hello and welcome to my blog!

Its challenge time again over at Petal Lu Challenges, and the theme this month is anything goes.   

The prize that is up for grabs is a very generous 30% off all items from the Petal Lu store, I've heard a rumour too, that its recently been restocked!

Links you need to know for the challenge;

Petal Lu Challenge
A new facebook page to show off those designs using Petal Lu Blooms
Let me now show you my Design Team Inspiration for this challenge;
Image is from Conie Fong.
Copics used to colour her;
Skin; E000, E00, E04, E11, E21, R20
Hair; RV13, RV04, V06
Flowers; B12, B23, B24, B18, YR23
Tail; YG45, YG41, G00
Blouse; YG91, YG95
Sand; YG91, Y00
Design Papers are Dovecraft
Dies are spellbinders, x cut and first edition
Card stock is papermill direct

Flowers from Petal Lu to finish off and bring together!
Thank you for stopping by.  I hope you like her.

Challenges I am entering this into;

Addicted to Stamps Challenge - Any Shape
613 Avenue Create - Anything Goes
Colour Your World Lacy Sunshine - Anything Goes
Dragonfly Dreams - Use a Die Cut
Glitter N Sparkle - Use some Green
Little Patch of Crafty Friends - Anything Goes

Sunday, 13 March 2016

Daddy's Boots - Challenge time at That Craft Place

Its Challenge time at 
And their challenge this time is Anything Goes 
Their prize is 
5 images of your choice  from the store 

Today I decided to show you Daddy's Boots. I just can't help myself, I love the whole Bubbles range.  You can get Daddy's Boots from here, but be sure to have a look around at the other 15 images available, you just won't be disappointed.

Copics used to colour image;
Skin: E000, E00, E21, E18, E08, R20
Hair: E21, E25, E29
Cardigan: YG41, BG34, G02
Dress: BV13, BV31, BV02
Boots: YG95, E33, YG91

Papers, flowers and dies are available from That Craft Place

Thank you for taking the time to visit, I hope you like my work.
Links you need to know 

I will be entering this card into the following challenges;

Crafting with an Attitude - Always anything goes
Crafty Girls Creations - Always anything goes
Hana & Friends - Anything Goes

Saturday, 5 March 2016

Showcase Guest Designer for Art By Miran

A couple of weeks ago I was asked to be a Guest Designer for the Art By Miran Showcase blog.  How could I possibly refuse such an opportunity.

I decided to use the image Sophia

I've done a few easel cards of late and there was no exception to what I wanted to do this time around.

Copics used to colour this image are;
Skin: E000, E00, E11, E21, E04, R20
Hair: E21, E25, E29
Dress: C1, Boo, BG01, B02
Flowers: R85, R81, RV10, R00

I used a selection of La La Land, X-Cut and Spellbinders Dies to help with my layers

Embellishment flowers and butterflies are from Petal Lu

Ribbons and papers are from my stash.

Here is another angel to all those beautiful flowers;

 The beautiful Sophia;

I do hope you like what I did here.

I would like to enter this card into other challenges;

A Gem of a Challenge - Spring
Crafty Friends - Floral
Scrappers Delights - Anything Goes
Crafting with Dragonflies - Girly Cards

Tuesday, 1 March 2016

Mid month reminder post for Petal Lu Challange


I'm back again with my mid month reminder post for the Petal Lu Challenge Blog.
Up for grabs is a 30% discount voucher to the ever popular flowers at Petal Lu Store.
My inspiration for you this time is a beautiful image by Conie Fong, called Leilani.

Copics used to colour her;
Skin; E000, E00,E21, E18, E04, R20
Hair; E21,E25, E29
Flowers; E08, YR68, Y21, YR82, YR00
Dress; G94, YG63, G21

Papers and embellishments from my stash and flowers from Petal Lu, White and Crumb Cake.

Hope you like what I have created, don't forget to enter yourself into the challenge.
Things you need to know;

I will be entering this card into the following challenges;