Please visit my Instagram account jamesee22 to see ALL my cards as I don't always/very often post here, cheers.

May 29, 2014

everwhere..Purple Onions Designs

Hi there,  here is a card I made using some of the stamps available from 
Images are coloured with Copics.
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May 24, 2014

Happy Birthday Vicki

Todays card is for STAMPlorations DT girl Vicki whose birthday was on Thursday and we all  decided to surprise her with a delayed blog post birthday celebration.
 I chose this card of Vicki's to case ( see below). I loved the colours and layout Vicki used on her gorgeous card, so bright and cheery.
I used stamps from STAMPlorations....the butterfly from Vignette Artful Flutters and the  sentiment is from Vignette Trendy Feathers .
 Die is the Gerbera flower from MFT.
I hope you had a fabulous birthday Vicki.
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May 20, 2014

STAMPlorations Sketch #12

We've a new sketch challenge for you at STAMPlorations and the guest designer for this challenge is Debbie aka Indy.
I created the flowers by first masking off a circle in the centre and then using one of the brush stroke stamps from Holiday Artsy I stamped around the circle.
Memento ink, Machine Stitching.
 Pop on over to the STAMPlorations blog to see the Design Team inspiration.
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May 18, 2014

celebrate- Purple Onion Designs.

Hi there, popping in with a card to share. I used.....
Poppy and Tucker from Stacey Yacula and the Tree and Clouds to create my tree from Stephanie Ackermans - Home Sweet Home Collection all available from..
 "Purple Onion Designs"
Die cut "Celebrate " is from Little B Dies.
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May 16, 2014

happy birthday... Sandie...

Hi There, today is STAMPlorations DT girl Sandie's birthday, and there's a surprise blinkie party at Nonni's blog, Korttikarkuri - Runaway Cards to celebrate her birthday.
 Wishing you a FABULOUS birthday Sandie.. hope you a great day.
I kept my card pretty CAS using the HAPPY- Sentiment Builders from STAMPlorations,
 along with Heart, Birthday and Arrow dies.
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May 15, 2014

hello sunshine- Purple Onion Designs

Hi there.. sharing a card today using one of the gorgeous new stamps from
 "Purple Onion Designs"
I used one of the new Stacey Yacula stamps called RUBY- owl.
I teamed Ruby up with a Sun and Fence from Stephanie Ackermans - Home Sweet Home.
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May 11, 2014

a friend..Purple Onion Designs

Hi there, firstly I want to wish all the wonderful Mum’s out there a very Happy Mothers Day today and that you have a lovely day whatever you have planned and are truly spoilt and loved.
We are going off to the Zoo today, my mum, daughter, granddaughter and great fingers crossed the weather plays nice for us all.....
Now onto my card...There is something about this little frog "Freckles"  with it's quirky grin that brings a smile to my face every time I stamp it up...
I teamed Freckles up with Blossoming Perch and Hush- butterfly all designed by Stacey Yacula.
These gorgeous stamps are available at Purple Onion Designs...
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May 7, 2014

"STAMPlorations Stamp Release Blog Hop".

So glad you can join us in the STAMPlorations Stamp Release Blog Hop!
Myself and the other STAMPlorations girls are sharing projects we've created that feature the 5 new stamp sets being released this month.Visit all the stops in the hop and leave a comment for a chance to win 1 of the new stamp sets!
 FIVE (5) .....lucky hoppers who comment on the designers blog hop posts will each receive a stamp set from the May release.
TWO (2)..... lucky hoppers who comment on the STAMPlorations blog hop post will each win a stamp set of their choice. 
You have until Sunday, May 11, at 11:55 p.m. PDT to comment here and on my fellow designers' posts for a chance to win.Winners will be announced on the STAMPlorations blog on Monday, May 12.
On my card I used the Fabulous new THANKYOU SENTIMENT BUILDERS Stamps.. 
I also used the Holiday Artsy Stamp set- another fave of mine... I used my Memento Inks and stamped following the ROYGBIV colours to complete my card...
 I have included the list of blogs for you to stop by...
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just for you...Purple Onion Designs..

Hi, just popping in to  share a card using a few of the gorgeous "A Beautiful Day" stamps by 
I used Joey, Scattered Flowers and Tree Line.
I even stamped, coloured  and fussy cut out some extra little flowers to place on my card to add some dimension.

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May 6, 2014

STAMPlorations Sketch #11

 Hi there , time for a fun sketch over at STAMPlorations Challenges
We have a nice easy sketch for you. I have altered the sketch some what and moved the sentiment -die cut to the top of my card.
 The machine stitching and little hearts represent the rectangle and the feathers the 3 tabs.

other:-  Technique Tuesday Sentiment Die, Adirondack Inks, Memory box heart die.
Come back on Wednesday to take part in our blog hop and be in with a chance of winning some of the new goodies.
Our guest designer for this challenge is Mynnette.  Pop on over to the STAMPlorations blog to see some more inspiration from the  Design Team.

I'm entering my card into Virginia's View Challenge #3 Stitching.

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May 5, 2014

Bizzy Becs May Challenge....

Hi There... its ANYTHING GOES in MAY over at
 I just love this bird from Darkroom Door and even more so when its inked with Distress Inks...
Stamps...Darkroom Door- Love Birds, Thanks Sentiment Stamp and Music Stamp
Dies... Memory Box Die- Fresh Folliage.
Other.....Vellum, Bling, Watercolour paper, Water mister, Distress Inks- Dusty Concord, Spiced Marmalade, Peacock Feathers, Archival Ink- Watering Can.
Pop on over to the BB blog to see my fellow teamies fabulous creations.... 
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May 4, 2014

singing in the rain....

 Hi there, just sharing a card created with some spare time I found myself with recently.
I used a Memory Box Die Stencil, MFT Umbrella Die, Lawn Fawn Dies and Tiddly Ink Houses stamps...
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May 3, 2014

STAMPlorations Monthly Challenge #7

Hi there, It's time for our new challenge at STAMPlorations, and the theme for the month of May is 
Stamps and Flowers
Our Guest Designer this month is the winner of the March challenge, Sue V.
I had some fun by making my own flowers using the circle shapes from the Retro mod shapes.
Supplies....VIGNETTE: Eclectic Florals and VIGNETTE: Retro Mod Shapes
Memento Inks, Washi Tape, Sentiment Stamp, Little Bird Stamp.
 Click on over to the STAMPlorations blog to see what the rest of the design team have created, and join in to win!
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