Wednesday, 16 April 2008

SPECIAL OFFER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Hello girls and boys (Chris, wink wink!!) I ve got a two cards to post and also I want to let you know that I m offering free postage on every order till Sunday 27 april 2008 at 10pm( this excludes any club offers like stampers 10). Most of you will get paid (or if you re lucky enough you DH will get paid so he will agree to treat you lol)so I rekon you will want to treat yourself a little and I m making it better by giving you free postage no matter how large or small your order is. If you dont have a copy of the catalogue you can view the online one here, choose the gorgeousness that you think deserves to come and live with you and then email me at telemech01@aol.com and I will do the rest.

Ok then, my first card is the one where I ve used the chalks to higlight my main image and I ve had so many lovely responses from it, I m glad you liked it, I think chalk get a bit overlooked so hopefully you ll have a go at using them more.

Ok so I ve usedbashful blue cardbase, stamped the En francaise background from SU onto Whisper White with Cert. Celery, a Pumpkin Pie layer of cardstock was embossed with the textile CB embossing folder, it was then sponged with more Pumpkin Pie ink, Bashful blue taffeta ribbon, and Old Olive was punched with the Threading Water punch from Fiskars, the oval was cut with the Nestabilities die and the scallop was made using the same scallop punch that I ve used for the border as I havent bought the scalloped nesties cos I ve figured i could only use my scallop scissors or like shown here the border punch, so I saved a few pennies didnt I?lol

Next is that naughty frog that just didn twant to spin for me, it really showed be up didnt he? Is a good job I really like him otherwise I could have done him some harm with a pair of sharp scissors.

Cutie Pie papers, the So saffron layer was stamped with So saffron ink and the edges were sponged with same. It does spin now just fine, and you ll have to take my word for it. LOL

HUGS and stampin kisses M xx

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8 comments :

Joanne said...

I love both these cards Monica. I have watched all your video tutorials and think that they are great. I'm sure they are not as easy to do as you make them look! They're like sitting in on a crafting session with a friend. It made me feel better that your spinner didn't work at first either - just like mine! Really like the chalking effect. Will be giving that a try as soon as I get the chance.

lcrmum said...

ohh I love the froggy! I am going to have to try the slide card soon. You have been tagged on my blog!!

Em said...

Just gorgeous - you are so clever making that frog card!

valeriej said...

I love these cards Monica especially the top one, the flowers really stand out.

All Pink girl said...

Wow these cards are amazing great work ,Dawnx

juliejules said...

Great as always, cannot wait for more cards, get them up lass!!! Jules xx

Stampingcaz said...

I love your tutorials Monica. I love the way you have put lips and eyelashes on this frog! How cute. I am trying to get a fab deal on the flip but keep missing out on the good ones.

Caz

cynthia said...

I LOVE IT