Friday, December 19, 2014

Our First Winter- Scrap Around The World Mid-Month Reveal

It's Mid- Month reveal at Scrap Around The World and this time it's a beautiful winter mood board designed by Anna Komeda from Poland.
I have some photos of the last winter that by the way it was our first winter here in NC.  I worked with the Cold Country collection by 7Dots Studios.
2Crafty Chipboards and Prima Marketing-flowers, art basics, color blooms.

The wonderful moodboard designed by Anna Komeda from Poland.


In the photo my daughter Paola, Sponky(my dog) and me, it was very very cold day.  

Color Blooms: Cobalt, Tea Stain and Antique gold



NOW ONTO OUR AMAZING PRIZES!!

1ST PRIZE

The Main KIT OF THE MONTH from The Flying Unicorn Online Store
AND the MIXED PASSION ADD-ON!! Valued at US$60!!
PLUS FREE SHIPPING!!



Flying Unicorn...Your Passion. Your Art. 
Their on line store has an incredible selection of products for all paper
crafting artists. Their Kit of the Month is filled with the latest & greatest
 ~ including an off-the-page project to keep your creative muse flowing!

Be sure to check out the Flying Unicorn forums, a hot & happening place 
which includes monthly challenges, tips, techniques & friendships that last!

They also have a blog & Facebook page
where you can find loads of inspiration!
http://www.flyingunicornstore.com/category_s/1422.htm

As well as the Mixed Passion Add-on!

http://www.flyingunicornstore.com/category_s/1433.htm


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2ND PRIZE - $50 worth of goodies from DT Member Pam Ellis!
PLUS POSTAGE!



Prize consists of :- 13 patterned papers & 2 die-cuts from the Kaisercraft 
Turtle Dove & Just Believe collections.  Silks Acrylic Glaze (white), 
Fabscraps-Chipboard Bells, Kaisercraft Twigs & Berries, 
Petaloo Wild Red Roses Pack of 3, Turtle Dove Rub-ons, 
Prima Poppies & Peonies flowers, Turtle Dove Pack of Die-cut pieces,
 Prima Vintage Metal Trinkets, Dusty Attic - Merry Christmas Chipboard Piece, 
Prima Rose stamp. White crystal spray, Brown ribbon & 2 stick pins. Valued at $50!!

Please click in HERE to Pam's blog & become a follower
 if you would like to be eligible for this prize!  

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3RD PRIZE - $30 worth of prizes from DT member Pam Ellis!
PLUS POSTAGE!


Prize consists of :- 9 Patterned Papers from Bo Bunny Mistletoe Collection 
12 x 12 Chipboard stickers, Brads, & petals {Mistletoe Collection}
Patterned & Glittered Chipboard Pieces - Me & My Big Ideas
Prima 6 inch Stencil - Valued at $30!!

Please click in HERE to Pam's blog & become a follower
 if you would like to be eligible for this prize!
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4TH PRIZE - $25 worth of goodies from DT Member Rachael Funnell
PLUS POSTAGE!


Please click in HERE to Rachael's blog & become a follower
 if you would like to be eligible for this prize!

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5TH PRIZE - $20 worth of goodies from DT Member Rachael Funnell
PLUS FREE POSTAGE!

Please click in HERE to Rachael's blog & become a follower
 if you would like to be eligible for this prize!

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RANDOM PRIZE of over $25 worth of product 
sponsored by WOW! Embossing Powders!
PLUS FREE SHIPPING!!




WOW! Embossing Powder has been established as a brand since May 2006
& has grown dramatically since then. We are rapidly becoming very well-known
& respected within the craft industry. We pride ourselves on our fast & friendly
customer service & personal touch. We are the largest manufacturers of
embossing powder in the world & are pleased & proud to offer crafters
what we believe is the best product available at a great price.


We offer over 160 different colours of embossing powders as well as
Embossing Glitter, Metallic, Puff & Ultra High to name a few of our lines.
WOW! also sell Fab Foils, embossing inks, embossing pens, silicone moulds,
bonding powder, flock, stamps & stamping accessories.


Prize comprises 6 jars of Embossing Powders plus one silicone mould!

Check the WOW! website: http://www.wowembossingpowder.co.uk/
Blog: http://www.wowembossingpowder.blogspot.fi/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WOWembossing
Instagram: http://instagram.com/wowembossing
Twitter: https://twitter.com/wowembossing

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BONUS PRIZE for BEST PROJECT USING STUCK?!SKETCHES 

December 15th sketch {see above} combined with our mood board! 

Georgie Mix-it Up Clear Stamp Set Valued at $18.46 plus postage!


“Georgie” is the first in a series of Mix It Up clear stamp sets from 
ArtyFartyAnnie, designed to be interchangeable with other sets in the series. 

Assemble the individual components of the characters in different ways
 to give you a unique result every time & endless creative possibilities!  

 As well as the whimsical girl, each set includes lots of fun elements 
which lend themselves to art journaling, card making, scrapbooking 
& other papercrafts, making these sets completely versatile.

For more information, ideas & inspiration, please visit Annie's blog
 www.artyfartyannie.com & LIKE & sign up for notifications from Annie's 
Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/artyfartyannie 

To buy a “Georgie” Mix It Up clear stamp set, please go to 
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ALL OUR PRIZES ALWAYS INCLUDE FREE INTERNATIONAL POSTAGE!!

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The deadline for this challenge is  WEDNESDAY 31th DECEMBER 2014.

Scrap Around The World.....BLOG

Until Next Time!!
Hugs!

Marilyn

Saturday, December 13, 2014

My Creative Scrapbook -December LE kit

Here are my projects with the gorgeous December Limited Edition kit by My Creative Scrapbook featuring...Kaisercraft's Yuletide collection, some My Mind's Eye Joyous papers, Petaloo flowers, Teresa Collins chipboards and Prima resins...you will love this beautiful kit.
My first page is about my nieces, my sis sent me this picture days ago.
 Closer details...




"Joy"

This page is about my oldest niece Nerymar, she loves to dress up. In this page I worked with the Teresa Collins chipboards. I used from my stuff a Prima die cut and the Heidi Swap start-mask.






"2013"
My daughter loves to dress up, too and here is a memory of 2013 Christmas at Puerto Rico. I worked with the MME- Joyous papers in this one.




"WISH"
You will find many colors to work with in this kit, for this page I chose the blues, red tons from the kit.   Another photo of my niece that my sis sent me, I miss them so much...



Here's the gorgeous LE kit
and you can find one for you.....HERE


Thanks for stopping by...this is my third post today so scroll down to see more projects that I hope inspire you!!!
Have a wonderful weekend!!
Hugs!

Marilyn

Celebrate- 7Dots Studio

Hi everyone! I made this card with the beautiful new "Soulmates" collection by 7Dots Studios. This collection has beautiful colors, designs and you should se the stencil. stamp and chipboard are gorgeous.  I worked the bottom part of my card making different layers with the papers and at the top of the card I used the stencil(my new favorite) with art basics-molding paste by Prima. I also worked with the stamp and some mediums, colors blooms and beads. Let see the details...




Supplies: Soulmates (6x6 paper pad) by 7Dots Studios
Soulmates: chipboard, mask, stickers...go here
Prima Marketing: die cut, flowers, art basics mediums, beads, color blooms

Thanks for your visit, don't miss my previous post...
Hugs!

Marilyn

Christmas cards..

Hello everyone! I hope all of you are fine. I've been missing in action  but I haven't felt well lately and it's hard for me to be active in social media and my blog when I'm sick, it's horrible feeling sick, right? I continued making my Design Teams assignments and today I will share with you some of my recent projects so  if you have time check my others blog post.

I made this card using the new beautiful Christmas collection by Maja Design "A Gift For You".  I chose the "Made by Me" for my base card paper and I cut out some tags, illustration and cards from "Santa With love paper".






 "A Gift for You" 

I love this Santa's image from the "From Santa With Love" paper and I added some textures with stencil and molding paste.
 Peace, Love & Joy
I selected the hearts paper side to design my card, love the idea to mix hearts in a Christmas card. I added some tiny hearts and the word circle chippies by 2Crafty Chipboards.



I made both card using the "Send with Love" paper, love the beige, red, brown tones. 
Supplies: 
Prima Marketing: art basics, flowers, Color Blooms

Thanks for your visit!!!
Hugs!

Marilyn

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

"Love"- Mixed Media Canvas- Tutorial


Hello everyone! Today I am sharing a colorful mix media canvas tutorial
showing you how to create lots of textures using different mediums from Limor's shop.
For the background I created fabulous texture and shape using a stencil
from The Crafter's Workshop Mini Pointy Circles and Art Basics molding paste by Prima Marketing.  I used Tres Chic color shot and spray mist from Lindy's Stamp Gang, Art Grip Aquarelles water color pencils from Faber Castell Design Memory Craft and Stamper's Big Brush Artist Pen by FaberCastle Design Memory Craft.

I added washi tape from Tim Holtz and more textures with the art basics- glass beads and Matte gel-art basics by Prima.





I made a step by step tutorial that you can see....HERE , I hope the tutorial
inspire you ...

Limor Webber Designs.....SHOP


Thanks for stopping by...Until Next time!!!
Hugs!

Marilyn Rivera

Monday, November 17, 2014

November-Scrap Around The World!!

Hello lovely friends!! I hope all of you are fine. I've been sick with the flu actually we were all sick here(family) that the reason I've been missing in action last days.   Today I share with you my page inspired in the beautiful November moodboard at Scrap Around the World. I love the mix of textures in this moodboard, I hope you can play with it.  I worked with the Natural Walk collection by 7Dots Studios and Prima Marketing- Arts basics, flowers...

The Beautiful moodboard designed by Zuzia Bodakowska from Poland.
 

I was inspired by all the pretty photos in the moodboard.   I added lots of textures, lace, jute, metal and flowers. These circular stickers with the words  are from 7 Dots and I added these pins from Prima.

... love these pins by Tim Holtz.

I cut out these butterflies from one of the papers from Forever Green collection by Prima.  DCWV stencil and molding paste Art basics- Prima.

Supplies; papers...Nature Walk by 7Dots Studios, Illumination collection...stickers. Prima Marketing: Color Bloooms, gessso, molding paste, lace, flowers, Tim Holtz, pins, DCWV-stencil.


Now onto what you can WIN!!

1ST PRIZE

$50 gift card from The Flying Unicorn Online Store!


Flying Unicorn...Your Passion. Your Art. 
Their on line store has an incredible selection of products for all paper crafting artists. 
Their Kit of the Month is filled with the latest & greatest ~ including 
an off-the-page project to keep your creative muse flowing!
Be sure to check out the Flying Unicorn forums, a hot & happening place 
which includes monthly challenges, tips, techniques & friendships that last!

They also have a blog &  Facebook page where you can find loads of inspiration!

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2ND PRIZE

$40 worth of Green Tara products & flowers!


Green Tara are an Australian based company & are importers & wholesalers
 of fine handmade & milled mulberry papers,beautiful ribbons,both fabric & paper 
 flowers, washi tape, etc. They are continually adding to their collections of high
 quality products & provide papers with rich colours, wonderful textures & beautiful patterns!




Image depicts a sampling of Green Tara's latest products & is for illustration purposes only. Prizewinner will receive an awesome selection of Green Tara products worth $40.







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3RD PRIZE



Over $30 worth of fantastic stamps from Darkroom Door!



Darkroom Door is owned by photographer Rachel Greig & graphic designer 
Stewart Yule, who combine their talents to design a unique range of rubber stamps
 &  papercraft products suitable for card making, scrapbooking, invitations, collage, 
mixed media & altered art. As the name suggests, Darkroom Door products
 have a strong photographic element in their design.

Seaside Inchies Rubber Stamps.

Check out the Darkroom Door website to see their full product range
 along with a gallery full of projects and ideas!


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4TH PRIZE


$20 worth of product from 7Dots Studio!


7 Dots Studio was born from dreams & for dreams. 
We are a European scrapbooking manufacturer of high 
quality scrapbooking products – papers, stickers, die-cuts,
 collage sheets, 6x6 pads, collection kits &chipboards. 
Quality of our products is our top priority. 

Our collections are created by amazingly talented artists - 
from clean, graphic designs to mixed-media, grungy collage look. 
What you can always be sure of are high quality & thickness of our papers, 
which makes them work perfectly with all kinds of media.

 Among our products you will find also clear stamp sets coordinating 
with our collections to make them even more interesting & versatile.
We are amazingly happy & feel very blessed to see how much
 our products are loved by crafters & artists around the world!

If you would like to see more awesome inspiration from 
our design team please visit our blog or Facebook fan page.


Blog/website: http://7dotsstudio.com/


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5TH PRIZE

 $15 worth of Lindy's Magicals from Lindy's Stamp Gang, 


Scraps of Darkness & Scraps of Elegance are monthly scrapbook kit clubs that

cater to scrapbookers who are looking for an alternative to what other kit clubs offer.
Our kits are designed for artists who wish to take scrapbooking to a level beyond.
We strive to include the latest & greatest items on the market that will enable you

 to create not "just a layout", but a work of art.


Please also check out the inspiration from our design team on the shop's blog!



You can also find us on Facebook & Pinterest & YouTube - let's connect!

Our tutorials you can find here!

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RANDOM PRIZE


$25 worth of 2Crafty Chipboard!


2Crafty Chipboard is an Australian owned & operated manufacturer & wholesaler 
of laser cut chipboard products, located in Sydney, Australia.  We have been
 in operation since October 2006 & have more than 1 000 designs on offer.
We pride ourselves on quality products that are versatile & up to date with 
market trends, as well as offering unbeatable customer service, 
with quick turnaround of jobs large & small.

We are happy to quote on personalised jobs, whether it be a single title for a 
customer, or large jobs for retreats, classes etc.  If you are a retail business 
& would like to stock our range of unique products, please contact us
 for more information.  Please see further details on our blog!


Image depicts a sampling of 2Crafty's latest products & is for illustration purposes only. Prizewinner will receive an awesome selection of 2Crafty Chipboard
 to the value of their prize.


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ALL OUR PRIZES ALWAYS INCLUDE FREE INTERNATIONAL POSTAGE!!


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The deadline for this challenge is  SUNDAY 30th NOVEMBER 2014.


Can't wait to see your creations....
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Thanks for stopping by...Until next time!!!xxx

Marilyn