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Monday, 1 April 2019

Lavinia Stamps Creative Challenge - April - Buds and Blooms by Zoe

Good morning Lovelies and welcome to my blog.

Today is the launch of a brand new challenge for Lavinia Stamps, the theme this month is “Buds and Blooms”

You don’t need a blog to join in and there’s a fantastic prize of £40 in vouchers to spend on yummy Lavinia products. Winner will be chosen by Random.org.
To enter just click here everything you need to know is there.

So here are my creations, a list of stamps with the links are below my images.

My first card is very simple, a Memory Box die on Linen textured cardstock. I used Versafine Claire inkpads, first and second generation stamping.

I used my Gel Press with Colorbox inkpads which I had Brayered on, sprinkled with water before lifting my print.

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https://laviniastamps.com/product/wild-flower






Thank you very much for visiting today, I hope I’ve inspired you to join in?

Have a wonderful day xx Zoe

Friday, 1 March 2019

Lavinia Stamps Creative Challenge - Pink, Blue and Purple by Zoe

Good morning Lovelies and welcome to my blog. 

Today I am sharing with you my samples for this months Lavinia Stamps Creative Challenge, the theme this month is “Pink, Blue and Purple”

You don’t need a blog to join in, just click HERE to get all the info. There’s a fabulous prize of £40 in vouchers to spend on lovely Lavinia Stamps products to the winner chosen by Random.org

Here are my samples. I’ve linked stamps and products I’ve used in these projects below the photos.

I used my Gel Press, Colorbox and Versafine Claire inkpads to create the background.

Thank you so much for taking the time to visit, I do hope I’ve inspired you to join in. Have a wonderful day xx Zoe xx 

Friday, 1 February 2019

Lavinia Stamps Creative Challenge #2 - “A place to escape” by Zoe

Good morning Lovelies on this cold and rather yucky morning, it’s pouring down outside a mixture of snow and rain.We've actually managed to escape the real snow so far as it’s not laid yet!!!

So I’m here to show you my samples for this months Lavinia Stamps Creative Challenge which has gone live this morning, now you don’t need a blog to enter, just click on this link and you’ll find all the info you need.
The prize is a whopping £40 in vouchers to spend on lovely Lavinia Stamps products, you need to follow the theme - “ Somewhere to escape”

I love to read your comments, I hope I’ve given you some inspiration to join in with the challenge?

I’ll link the stamps and products used at the bottom.



Thank you so much for visiting, hope you have a wonderful day xx Zoe xx 

Tuesday, 1 January 2019

Lavinia Stamps Creative Challenge - A story to be told - by Zoe

Good morning Lovelies, Happy New Year. I hope you’ve all had a wonderful festive season?
So today is the launch of Lavinia Stamps Creative Challenge for January. The theme is “A story to be told” you can enter without having a blog just follow the link above and all the info you need is there. A wonderful prize of £40 in Lavinia Stamps Vouchers for the winner - chosen by Random.org so what are you waiting for?

I made 5 calendars this year to give as Christmas presents, here are 2 of the pages I created for this challenge
I used Distress Oxides with torn paper and a circle mask to create the background.
Links to the stamps I used are below the photos.
Thank so much for taking the time to visit, I love to read your comments.
Have a wonderful day xx Zoe xx

Sunday, 30 September 2018

Lavinia Stamps Creative Challenge- Hocus Pocus by Zoe

Good morning Lovelies, can you believe it’s October? 

So Lavinia Stamps Creative Challenge goes live today and the theme this month is - “Hocus Pocus”, you don’t need a blog to join in, just click on this link   All the info you need is there to join in, there’s an amazing prize of £40 worth of voucher to spend too, winner chosen by ramdom.org.

So here are my samples this month, products listed below the photos.

My calendar pages were masked top and bottom with low-tack tape, I then smeared white chalk paint randomly across the bottom two pages using a wet wipe, once dry I used a stencil to create my moons then masked the moon and coloured using dye based inks, my first calendar I used a witch stencil from Sweet Poppy Stencils which was designed by Tracey Dutton, I used a black ink but very lightly, I just wanted it to be like a shadow.

Well that’s quite a list hahaha! 
Thank you for visiting, I hope I’ve inspired you to join in, have a great day xx Zoe xx


Friday, 31 August 2018

(Backup) Lavinia Stamps Creative Challenge - “Favourite Colours” by Zoe

Good morning Lovelies, September already, can you believe it? 

So welcome to my blog, today I’m posting my samples for the Lavinia Stamps Creative Challenge, the theme for September is “Favourite Colours “  you don’t need a blog to enter, just click on my link above and all the info is there. 
There’s an amazing £40 voucher to win, winner is chosen by Random.org 

Here are my samples, list of stamps will be below the photos.

I honestly love all colours, it’s very hard to choose favourites, but I guess my all time go to colour if really pushed I’d say “Blues” 

My first card is the “Caught in Crystal” technique! 



Here I’ve used a multi media card-stock and Distress Oxide re-inkers with water to create my background and the same colours to intensify the eyebrow, I used a white pen to whiten the eye, I used a teal sparkle embossing powder for the flourish in the background and Claire ink for the script.

Thank you so much for taking the time to visit, I hope you like my creations.
 Have a great day xx Zoe xx



Wednesday, 1 August 2018

(Backup) Lavinia Stamps Creative Challenge - August - Stamping with Blues by Zoe

Hello everyone, And welcome to my humble blog.
Today I’m sharing with you my samples for Lavinia Stamps Creative Challenge which went live this morning. You don’t need a blog to enter just click on the link and it will give you all the info you need. There’s a fabulous £40 in vouchers as a prize for the winner chosen by Random.org.

Here are my samples. List of stamps and the links will be at the bottom.
 I used Versafine Claire inks for my Stamping on the first card and sparkle brush pens and a waterbrush to colour the house and path.


I have used Claire inks for the background, but the gorgeous moth I used hot foil through a laminater.



https://laviniastamps.com/product/fairy-fir-tree-2-small

Thank you for visiting, I hope you like my creations and enter the challenge. Have a wonderful day xx Zoe xx