Tuesday, 21 January 2020

Gift bag upcycle


Hi
Its Tracey here with my mid - month challenge inspiration project for Craftdeebowz. I have created two sweet gift bags using The Secret Garden papers from Mintay to decorate .








I added a handmade Foamiran flower to each bag and simply decorated with swirls , leavs sparkly  ball stamens and a beautiful circle wreath Sizzix die cut designed by  Pete Hughes....
The bows where created using my Craftdeebowz bow maker and wide organza ribbon .




I hope you like my projects and that you join us in this months challenge
Happy crafting
Tracey x

Thursday, 16 January 2020

On Tuesday 21st January at 12pm and 3pm on Hochanda (Home of Crafts,Hobbies and Art), Pete Simpson of Artisan Design will be launching his created licensed designed stamps and stencils, The Butterfly Dancers: Now available for preorder in either mounted and unmounted formats at artisandesigngroupuk.com.
here i have used ayva ,the sunshots stencil and the extreme sentiments 2 stencil

challenges entered
Crafting By Designs  anything goes
Crafty Creations  anything goes
Arty Divas anything goes
Digi Choosday Challenge anything goes
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes
Cutie Pie Challenge  anything goes
Pammie's Inky Pinkies Challenges  anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends  anything goes
The Corrosive Challenges  anything goes
A Gem of a Challenge  anything goes
Lemon Shortbread anything goes
Brown Sugar anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack  anything goes
Polkadoodles  anything goes
Crafting With An Attitude anything goes
Crimbo Crackers anything goes
Imagine That Creative Playground  anything goes
Southern Girls anything goes
I hope you like my project and that you join us for the shows 
Happy crafting 
Tracey 

Saturday, 11 January 2020

Butterfly Dancers




As you know I am a member of the artisans design group uk DT collective and I have been working with the amazing new launch stamps called Butterfly Dancers from Pete and Artisan designs . These new stamps launch on Hochanda on January 21st but you can get hold of them on a pre order from Jan 1st from here
https://www.artisandesigngroupuk.com/ .
 You can get them in both mounted and unmounted versions. There are 8 dancers in the range ...6 ladies and 2 men .. beautifully detailed they are too 

left -Carlette ...right Jorjie 

black candle- Ayva ... brown candle - Karris


                                                                          Ophelia

                                                                       Mason 

 left-Jorjie , middle- Ayva right Karris 
when you stamp onto transfer paper and iron it on the images are reversed 
 


                                                                             Ayva
                                                                         

                                                               left mason ... right Taron


                             Left- Carlette  ,middle - Ophelia , Right -Karris

Here is a bag i have handmade adding a panel of dancers 

I  hope you like my projects and that you check out the website for more of Artisan dancers 
Happy crafting
Tracey x

Sunday, 5 January 2020

Dance ... with Butterfly Dancers stamps





As you know I am a member of the artisans design group uk DT collective and I have been working with the amazing new launch stamps called Butterfly Dancers from Pete and Artisan designs . These new stamps launch on Hochanda on January 21st but you can get hold of them on a pre order from Jan 1st from here
https://www.artisandesigngroupuk.com/ .
 You can get them in both mounted and unmounted versions. There are 8 dancers in the range ...6 ladies and 2 men .. beautifully detailed they are too 
Here i have decorated 8INCH high paper mache letters using gesso, white acrylic pain , grey ink cubes  in 3 shades from altenew ...
I have used  5 of the butterfly dancers stamped in black ink and then i fussy cut them out and glued them on .. each letter has been decorated using the worker stamps that come with the dancer that is on the letter 

                                                             This is Mason


This is Jorjie



This is Lorenna


This is Carlette


This is Karris




I hope you like my project and that you pop and check these stamps out
Happy crafting
Tracey x

Saturday, 4 January 2020

Ophelia ... Butterfly Dancers from Artisan Design

As you know I am a member of the artisans design group uk DT collective and I have been working with the amazing new launch stamps called Butterfly Dancers from Pete and Artisan designs . These new stamps launch on Hochanda on January 21st but you can get hold of them on a pre order from JAn 1st from here
https://www.artisandesigngroupuk.com/ .
 You can get them in both mounted and unmounted versions. There are 8 dancers in the range ...6 ladies and 2 men .. beautifully detailed they are too 

This is a project i have made using Ophelia and the worker stamps that come with her ... , she is a beautifully detailed stamp ..I have used distress oxides to create the background effect . I also stamped and embossed a second set of wings on acetate which i added to the image for dimension ...



go and check out these stamps guys you will not be dissappointed ...
Happy crafting
Tracey x

Friday, 3 January 2020

Ayva ...Butterfly Dancers from Artisan Design


As you know I am a member of the artisans design group uk DT collective and I have been working with the amazing new launch stamps called Butterfly Dancers from Pete and Artisan designs . These new stamps launch on Hochanda on January 21st but you can get hold of them on a pre order from JAn 1st from here
https://www.artisandesigngroupuk.com/ .
 You can get them in both mounted and unmounted versions. There are 8 dancers in the range ...6 ladies and 2 men .. beautifully detailed they are too 



I created a simple background with distress oxides onto mixed media paper and added doodles to the edges to frame the picture  and then simply glues the paper onto a canvas .... perfect for your little ones bedroom wall ...
Happy crafting
Traceyxx

Thursday, 2 January 2020

Taron....Butterfly dancers from Artisan Design


As you know I am a member of the artisans design group uk DT collective and I have been working with the amazing new launch stamps called Butterfly Dancers from Pete and Artisan designs . These new stamps launch on Hochanda on January 21st but you can get hold of them on a pre order from JAn 1st from here
https://www.artisandesigngroupuk.com/ . You can get them in both mounted and unmounted versions
 These stamps are stunning . 


Here is a card i have made using one of the male dancers called Taron.
I created a background using 3 distress oxides and the heart burst stencil also from Artisan design . The splats came from the ophelia stamp set ...

challenges entered
Crafting By Designs  anything goes
Crafty Creations  anything goes
Arty Divas anything goes
Digi Choosday Challenge anything goes
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes
Cutie Pie Challenge  anything goes
Pammie's Inky Pinkies Challenges  anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends  anything goes
The Corrosive Challenges  anything goes
A Gem of a Challenge  anything goes
Lemon Shortbread anything goes
Brown Sugar anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack  anything goes
Polkadoodles  anything goes
Crafting With An Attitude anything goes
Crimbo Crackers anything goes
Imagine That Creative Playground  anything goes
Southern Girls anything goes
i hope you like my project and that you check out the range ,they are just beautifully detailed ...
Happy crafting 
Tracey x

Wednesday, 1 January 2020

Butterfly Dancers



As you know I am a member of the artisans design group uk DT collective and I have been working with the amazing new launch stamps called Butterfly Dancers from Pete and Artisan designs . These new stamps launch on Hochanda on January 21st but you can get hold of them on a pre order from JAn 1st from here
https://www.artisandesigngroupuk.com/ . You can get them in both mounted and unmounted versions
Here are just some of the samples I have made . These stamps are stunning .



Check out the stamps in the link above and pop by tomorrow for another sample of 2

Happy New Year.... bow card for you






Hi all
Happy new year
I hope you all had a great Christmas and New years eve ...Here is my first project of the new year for CraftdeeBowZ... WHERE ANYTHING GOES ..so no excuse for you to get that new stash out santa brought for you , get creating and enter the challenge ....

Image may contain: 1 person, text
The sponsor for this challenge is The Paper shelter, they will give the lucky winner 3 digital images of the winners choice
I used papers from a cheap floral  pad from the works ....The flowers are pre made from wild orchid..The multi looped  bow was made using my thin organza ribbon and my bow maker from Craftdeebowz.





The image is called Winter fairy and is from the paper shelter ... you can find her HERE. I coloured her with promarkers



challenges entered
Crafting By Designs  anything goes
Crafty Creations  anything goes
Arty Divas anything goes
Die Cuttin' Divas anything goes must use a die cut
Digi Choosday Challenge anything goes
The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge  anything goes
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes
Cutie Pie Challenge  anything goes
Pammie's Inky Pinkies Challenges  anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends  anything goes
The Corrosive Challenges  anything goes
A Gem of a Challenge  anything goes
Lemon Shortbread anything goes
Brown Sugar anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack  anything goes
Polkadoodles  anything goes
Crafting With An Attitude anything goes
Crimbo Crackers anything goes
Imagine That Creative Playground  anything goes
Southern Girls anything goes
 I hope you like my project and that you will join us in the challenge
Happy crafting
Tracey x





Tuesday, 17 December 2019

Teepee card




Hi all
It is time for my mid month inspiration project  for Craftdeebowz....I have made a very large Teepee card using 8x8 card blanks. The stamps are stunning and are from Lablanche . i coloured them with watercolour paints and promarkers...



The beautiful bow was created with my Craftdeebowz bow maker.I added a bell charm to finish it all off .


challenges entered
Christmas at Sweet Stampin'  anything goes opt twist stars
Crafting By Designs  anything goes
Crafty Creations  anything goes
Cute N' Crafty Christmas  anything christmas
Fab n Funky christmas
Arty Divas anything goes
Die Cuttin' Divas anything goes must use a die cut
Digi Choosday Challenge anything goes
The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge  anything goes
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes
Cutie Pie Challenge  anything goes
Pammie's Inky Pinkies Challenges  anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends  anything goes
The Corrosive Challenges  anything goes
A Gem of a Challenge  anything goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas  anything goes opt make your own background
Lemon Shortbread anything goes
Brown Sugar anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack  anything goes
Polkadoodles  anything goes
Crafting With An Attitude anything goes
Crimbo Crackers anything goes
Imagine That Creative Playground  anything goes
Southern Girls anything goes
 i hope you like my project and that you will join us in the challenge
Happy crafting
Tracey x



 The papers are from the dovecraft santas letters set i had left over from last years christmas stash ...I also glittered his fur collar etc ...
Well that is s the last project for 2019 from me . I hope to see you join us in 2020 for all the new challenges
I would like to wish you all a very merry Christmas and hope you have a wonderful time with your loved ones
Happy Crafting
Tracey