I would like to share a very simple but effective Christmas card I made using an Impression Obsession Die. This die and many more are available for pre order at Bizzy Becs Online Store here . You still have plenty of time to join Bizzy Bec's "Anything Goes" December Challenge so send in your creation.
I hope you have a Happy Christmas surrounded by your family and friends. xxx
Summer is here and Christmas just around the corner! Wow this year is flying by! It is time also for our December challenge at Bizzy Becs. If you enter a creation in the "Anything Goes" December Challenge you could win a surprise Whimsy Stamp donated by Bizzy Becs Online Store.
On my card I have used a Darkroom Door Collage Stamp: Butterfly Garden, stamped using Weathered Wood Distress Ink. The "Delicate Fern" Die is a Memory Box die and "Cheers" is an Elizabeth Craft Designs Die. Bizzy Becs Online Store has a great range of all these products here.
Hello! It is a magnificent day in Perth today. I had my first swim for the season and although a bit chilly at first it was so refreshing!
The card I am sharing today features one of the stamps from the Darkroom Door Robot Collection. The speech bubble and Hello is also from the same stamp set. The background stencil is called Texture Shine and is a Memory Box Stencil. Bizzy Becs Online Store has a great range of Darkroom Door and Memory Box Stencils and Dies. Check out all the new and exciting goodies available.
I have also used washi tape and Stampin'Up banner.
I cannot believe how quickly this year is going!!! The November Challenge at Bizzy Becs is the continued theme "Anything Goes". We love seeing your creations and if you have enter you have the chance to win an MFT Die donated from Bizzy Becs Online Store.
On this birthday card I used Spellbinder Nestabilities -Standard and Petite Scalloped Circles. The ink I used to stamp the birthday greeting was Memento London Fog. For these and a great new range of products check out Bizzy Becs Online Store here.
I made this card for my future son in law as he loves the ocean and sailing. I used a Memory Box Wave Stencil with Salty Ocean Distress Ink. The greeting was stamped with Gray Flannel Memento Ink. These can all be purchased from Bizzy Becs Online Store.
Other items used: Die-namics Die Sailboat, Anchor Die from Couture Creations, Avery Elle stamp set Knotty. The washi tape and paper are also from my stash!
Thank you for looking at my blog. Enjoy your day. Suzanne xxx
As I write this it is a beautiful sunny day here in Western Australia! I am on school holidays so am in a very relaxed mood :) The beginning of the month brings us another challenge at Bizzy Becs . The theme is "Anything Goes" and if you enter you may win a"surprise" Bildmalarna Stamp donated from Bizzy Becs Online Store.
I made my card from one of Bizzy Bec's Card Packs. I love these as it takes the worry out of deciding where to start. You always have left over materials to make more than one card also.Unfortunately there are none available in the shop right now but keep an eye out as Bec is planning to make more towards the end of the year. There is a great range of dies, flowers, paper and embellishments at the store.
Pop over to the Challenge Blog and have a look at the great creations the fabulous ladies on the design team have made.
I hope all the Dad's here in Australia and New Zealand had a lovely day on Sunday. Unfortunately my Dad lives on the other side of the country but I had a lovely chat to him on the phone. This is the card I made for him.
The background is a Darkroom Door Stamp "French Script". I used a Memory Box "Distressed Tag" stamp and die and the Feather Dies are from Impression Obsession.The "love" is from Die-versions.
You can find these products at Bizzy Becs Online Storehere. Don't forget if you don't see what you are after contact Bec and she will do her best to help you.
Wow it is September already and time for another "Anything Goes" Challenge at Bizzy Becs. The winner this month will receive a Die-Namites Die donated by Bizzy Becs Online Store.
The background on the card I am sharing today (sorry about the quality of the photo) is a Memory Box Stencil - Garden Vines with Evergreen Bough Distress Ink. The Best Wishes sentiment is a die from Elizabeth Craft Designs. The scalloped circle is a Spellbinders Nestabilities. Bizzy Becs Online Store has a great range of all these products. Check out the store here.
I used a Memory Box Die "Precious Mobile" available for pre-order at Bizzy Becs Online Store on the card I am sharing today. I love using this die when making a baby card.The paper is from a KaiserCraft pad "Lullaby Collection" which I have had for a while. The sentiment stamp is from a Stampin' Up set.
Hello it is time for another Bizzy Becs "Anything Goes" Challenge.
On my card I have used a Memory Box die Dogwood and Dogwood Outline. The Hugs sentiment is a Tuesday Technique Die: Say It -Hugs. Bizzy Becs has a great range of both Memory Box and Tuesday Technique Dies available for pre-order here. For the background I used a script embossing folder and covered it with my gelatos. I inked around the edges with Memento Summer Sky Ink which can be purchased from Bizzy Becs Online Store. I cut out the pot on my Cricut.
Today I would like to share a card I made using a Darkroom Door Stamp "Pressed Flowers." I used my Gelato Crayons to stamp the image onto white card covered with Gesso. It made an interesting effect. Bizzy Becs Online Store has a great range of Darkroom Door Stamps available to pre-order here. Check out the store as there is a great range of products and at the moment several items are on sale.
Another month and another challenge at Bizzy Becs. The theme this month is once again "Anything Goes".
If you enter you have the chance to win this gorgeous CC Designs Stamp donated byBizzy Becs Online Store.
My New Year's resolution was to complete two scrapbooking pages a month as over the last few years I have done very little scrapbooking. I started off well, but have only done 9 pages! Lucky that school holidays start here next week so hopefully I can have a few days creating and get back on track! This is one of the pages I have completed. I used a Memory Box Stencil - Rings and Puddles and a Distress Ink - Weathered Wood. Both these can be pre-ordered at Bizzy Becs Online Store. The flowers in the cluster are also from Bizzy Becs. The gorgeous kids posing in the photo are my nieces and nephew.
Last month a special friend celebrated her 50th birthday. I used her favourite colour and a Darkroom Door stamp - Friendship Flowers. I love this set as it consists of five flower images, the verse and several friendship words - so very versatile. Bizzy Becs Online Store sells a range of Darkroom Door Stamps which can be seen here. The ink is a Distress Ink also available from Bizzy Becs and I have used a Spellbinder rectangle shape for the verse.
It is time for another challenge at Bizzy Becs. This month the theme is once again "Anything Goes". This is an opportunity to enter a recent creation of yours and as the title states it can be anything!!!!! If you do enter you have the opportunity to win an Impression Obsessions Die donated from Bizzy Becs Online Store.
On my card I have used a Distress Ink - Spruced Ice to stamp the background which is a Stampin Up stamp "Off the Grid". The floral die cut is from one of Bizzy Bec's card kits. Distress Inks and card kits are available from Bizzy Bec's online store. Bec has several new goodies available for pre-order so check them out!
It is so lovely to see cooler and even wet weather here in Perth. I must admit I do enjoy the cooler weather. The background of the card I am sharing today was done on glossy card using alcohol inks. The flower and sentiment is from the Darkroom Door Full Bloom Vol 2 Collection. Bizzy Becs Online Store has a great range of Darkroom Door Stamps including this one.
For my card this month I have stamped the background using a Darkroom Door Stamp "Peeled Paint". I stamped it with a Distress Ink "Pickled Raspberry". The die is a Memory Box Die called Frangia Bouquet which I cut out twice. These can all be purchased from Bizzy Becs Online Store.
The heart is a Technique Tuesday die called Puffy Hearts Trio and the Hugs sentiment is one from my stash. I found it loose among my stamps and as yet haven't found the set it belongs to!!
Recently my daughter became engaged and this is the card I made for her and her fiance. I used Memory Box Dies "Bingham Heart" and "Precious Hearts". Bizzy Becs Online Store has a great range of Memory Box Dies available for pre-order here. There are some fantastic new release dies and stencils. The embossing folder, ribbon and greetings stamp are all from my stash.
There is plenty of time to enter the April Blog Challenge "The Sweetest Thing". We love seeing your creations.
The April challenge theme at Bizzy Becs this month is The Sweetest Thing and is by DT Francy. We would like to see a card with cupcakes, chocolate, cake, Easter etc ..... anything sweet!
The prize for the winner is being donated by Bizzy Becs Online Store and is a Taylored Espression Die and Stamp Set.
My card was made using Card Kit # 6 from Bizzy Becs Online Store. The card kit included the Blue Butterfly Image "Cupcake Fairy" from the Once Upon a Time Collection. I coloured it with my copics.
Funny how you go through times where you have a run of things, birthdays, weddings, engagements etc. For me at the moment it is babies and how lucky for me that this month the challenge at Bizzy Becs Blog is Babies/ Children. You still have plenty of time to join in this month and have the chance to win a new release die from Wild Rose Studio.
I used a new Memory Box Die "Precious Mobile" on my card which is available at Bizzy Becs Online Store here. Bec has a great range of memory box dies and stencils for pre-order.
March has arrived and with it a new challenge at Bizzy Becs. The theme this month isChildren/Babies and is by our DT girl Kelly who recently became a new mum to a beautiful little boy. If you enter the challenge you could win a New Release Die from Wild Rose Studio which is being donated from Bizzy Becs Online Store.
For my card I used a Darkroom Door background stamp "Buttons" and stamped it with memento ink- summer sky. There is a great variety of Darkroom Door Stamps at Bizzy Becs Store available for pre-order here as well as Memento Inks. The image is a Tiddly Inks Digi Stamp called Fly Me to the Moon. I coloured the image with my copics as well as paper piecing part of the pram.
Back to reality for me this month as the new school has started. The Western Australian weather didn't disappoint as both the children and staff sweltered in the first week! I only worked two days but was exhausted lol!!!!
The card I am sharing today was made using the Spellbinders 3D M-Bossabilities folder Delightful Daisies. I used glitter card but this doesn't really show up in the photo. For the butterfly I used two Memory Box Dies Darla and Vivienne. The third element I used is also a Memory Box Die Fresh Foliage. Bizzy Becs has a great range of Spellbinders and Memory Box Dies available at her online store.
Please share your Love/Friendship creations on the Bizzy Becs Blog. We do love seeing what you have done.
It is challenge time again at Bizzy Becs and for February the theme is of course love/friendship by our lovely DT girl Sally. Valentine's Day will be here soon but you could share a wedding, engagement or card for a very good friend! By joining in the challenge you could win a Mystery-Surprise stamp from Wild Rose Studio donated by Bizzy Becs Online Store.
I made my card for a lovely couple who were recently engaged. I used a memory box die Bingham Heart which can be pre-ordered from Bizzy Becs online store here.
I made this card for my nephew's birthday. I used a Spellbinders3D M-Bossabilities embossing folder - Creative Cogs on core colour card together with Spellbinder Dies - Sprightly Sprockets. The Best Wishes is an Elizabeth Craft Designs Die. These can be pre-ordered from Bizzy Becs Online store here and here. If you are looking for something and cannot see what you want on the site email Bec and she will always do her best to help you.
You have plenty of time to enter the Anything Goes challenge on Bizzy Bec's Blog this month. We love seeing your creations.
Happy New Year! I hope that 2014 has started well for you and I wish you a safe and happy year to follow. The first challenge at Bizzy Bec's this year is "Anything Goes".For this you can do anything you choose. We look forward to seeing some very creative entries. This month the prize is a Darkroom Door Stamp donated by Bizzy Becs Online Store.
For my card this month I used an old bubbles stamp from my stash and Distress Inks which are now available for pre-order at Bizzy Bec's Online Store here. The stamp is very similar to the Darkroom Door Bubbles stamp available for pre-order from Bec's store. I am not sure if mine is a Darkroom Door Stamp as I have thrown out the packaging!! The Best Wishes greeting is an Elizabeth Craft Designs Die also available from Bizzy Bec's.