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Wednesday, 7 November 2018

As much white as possible with Creative Moments

Good day

It is time for another Creative Moment challenge. I had the privilege to play with 2 image of two of our sponsors. This time around we were challenged to used as much white as possible. Personally I just love whit on white cards, though this time around with the images it was a bit of a challenge. 
I did add them to different challenges, so please scroll down.

With the first project I used bits and pieces of my stash with an image called New Hope from Cute as a Button. The sentiment is from Desert Diva. You can browse around, since she had quite a lot to choose from. I added some confetti snowflakes with some glitter. 




Challenges I'm joining with the above creation:
Creative Craft Cottage #113 - Christmas is coming
Unicorn Challenge #38 - Use a sentiment
C.R.A.F.T #489 - Winter
Incy Wincy 5-17 Nov - Christmas


With my second project I played with paper from The Touch of Foil stack and The Twinkle Glints stack from DCWV. I used a Martha Steward leave border punch. A leave die for the corner leaves and some peaarls. Image was coloured with Prisma Colour pencils. Image is from My Besties and is called Christmas Puppy....one of my wishes too...




Challenges I'm joining with the above creation:
The Outlawz Festive Friday 1 November - Christmas
My time to Craft #383 - Sketchy time
The Crafty Addicts #54 - Make it girly
Crafting by Design - November anything goes

Hope to see you over at Creative Moments too.
Hugs from Africa!
Olga

Tuesday, 6 November 2018

Some flowers?




Good day

I had a very disturbed day, but I tried to focus on something beautiful. This is an image from Lilly of the Valley. I got it with cards magazine some years ago. Finally it came alive. I used odds and ends from my Hide away stack from First Edition and a spellbinder die.

Challenges I took inspiration from:
Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 #148
The Outlawz Tuesday Colour challenge 6 November with twist of adding lace.
Allsorts Challenge #492 - Pretty Papers
Lemon Shortbread #80 - Anything goes
Colour Crazy Craft Wk44 - Anything goes

Thank you and hope you have a peaceful day!
Hugs from Africa!
Olga

Friday, 2 November 2018

Get well




Good day

Something different for a change. I do not do "get well" cards often. The image is from Bugaboo and was coloured with Prisma colour pencils. Paper is from my stash and the sentiment is done with a clear stamp from Inkando.

Challenges I'm joining:
Colour Crazy Craft Wk44 - Anything goes
The Outlawz Tuesday Colour challenge - Yellow, red and blue
The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch
Penny's Paper Crafty #404 - Anything goes

Thank you and have a super day!
Hugs from Africa!
Olga

Tuesday, 30 October 2018

Tulips



Good day

Just a quick post before my day starts. Yellow such a bright and sunny colour but not often used in my creations. I used an image of Sheepski with paper from Graphic 45's Secret Garden. Dies are from Crafter's Companion and Memory Box.

Challenges I took inspiration from:
Cute Card Thursday #553 - Sparkles
Allsorts #491 - Pearls and Gems
C.R.A.F.T #448 - Monochrome
The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch 24 October
The Outlawz Twisted Thursday 25 October - Anything Goes
Festive Fridays 26 October - Anything goes

Thank you and have a great day!
Hugs from Africa!
Olga

Wednesday, 24 October 2018

Creative Moments #155




Good day

Can't believe two weeks have past. In two month's time it is Christmas. Creative Moments are celebrating Halloween. Luckily there is always an anything goes option too, for those who does not celebrate Halloween like me. Lisa from Decosse Dynamite Doodles is one of our fabulous sponsors and I used some of her digital papers. First time I've tried an almost full digital project.

Challenges I'll join for the fun is:
Lemon Shortbread #79 - Anything goes
Digi Choosday Wk43 - Anything goes
Double D - Stripes and spots (Hope the earth paper falls in that category)

Hope you'll join us at Creative Moments.
Hugs from Africa!
Olga

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

Coffee... a magical substance




Good day

I made a card for a special friend of mine whom will celebrate her birthday soon. Luckily she does not follow my blog. She just love coffee. JJ with her coffee mug was just the perfect choice.

I used the following challenges as inspiration:
Double D - Spots and stripes
Catch the Bug - October Bingo - Gem, Die/punch and ribbon
Cute Card Thursday #552 - Food / Drink
The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch 17 October 2018
The Outlawz Twisted Thursday - Something sweet
The Outlawz Tuesday Colour challenge - Monochromatic blues

Thank you and hope you have a fantastic day!
Hugs from Africa!
Olga

Monday, 15 October 2018

Cheese and Wine with Digistamp4Joy



Morning

 After 'n lovely weekend away with hubby and some lovely spring rain a new week starts. I was asked by Margy at Digistamp4Joy to be guest designer this month with their lovely free image. This is such an honour. I used designer paper from Kaiser Craft's Paradiso stack and some odd and ends from my stash with a spellbinder die and memory box die to make this project.

I took inspiration from these challenges:
Craft Rocket #53 - Autumn
Colour Crazy Wk41 - Anything goes
Crafty Calender - October - Autumn
The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch 101018
The Outlawz Thursday Twist - Autumn holiday

Thank you and have a fantastic day. Pass by at Digistamp4Joy to grab the freebie and join in the fun!
Hugs from Africa!
Olga