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Friday, 1 January 2016

HAPPY NEW YEAR...

HAPPY NEW YEAR...

So today I have managed to craft 
All be it with a slightly thick head!
I have been colouring images over the last couple of weeks and not converting them to projects!

So today I decide to complete something 
The beginning of a new year always means a new pad for me 
So I decided to cover the front of the one that I bought from Tesco...



I decided to use a Gorguss Girl image that I stamped last year and had never coloured...



I used a cardstock backing cut to the size of the pad and then added all the layers and the image to this...
The sentiment is a beautiful stamp from 


They also have a facebook group where you can share your projects and get amazing inspiration here!


One that I had purchased last year and never use
One thing that I have promised myself this year is that I am going to make time for crafting and I am going to blog! So here I am 
LOL


I have coloured the image with Pro Markers and I have used a clear gel pen to add the detail to the coat and the umbrella - just adding a little clear droplet



I have used scrap pieces of card stock to add to the layers in 
co-ordinating colours
deep red, grey and cream
I have used a sheet of craftwork cards DSP that I purchased in a paper pack many years ago 
One of those that you stroke for several months before cutting! 

I have used sticky gems that were from the crafting section in Wilkinsons 
Love them!


I hope you like my finished project and here's to a crafty 2016
Happy Crafting
hugs
Debbi 

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I am entering the following challenges with my notebook

JULIA SPIRI - anything goes
CUTE CARD THURSDAY - anything goes 
CRAFT CHALLENGE - anything goes
2 CRAFTY GIRLS - anything goes






18 comments:

  1. Hi Debbi this is stunning. Hugs Jackie

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  2. Hi Debbi, fabulous project. I love your delicate colouring and fantastic sentiment. Happy New Year. Cathy x

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  3. Awesome notebook and love the colouring

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    1. your blog has inspired me today - so thank you x

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  4. Hello Debbi, A fabulous cover for your new pad, I have bought some new ones as well for using as Art Journals and sketchbooks. Happy new Year to you as well.

    Jade

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    1. I cannot wait to see what you make x

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  5. Hi Debbi, this is a fabulously altered book. I love the colours you've chosen and the wonderful Gorjuss girl. I need to get started on my book xx

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  6. That's lovely x time to put your craft stuff away for another year xx

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    1. I know - get me!
      and 2 more posts scheduled! x

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  7. Great notebook Debbi. It's a fab idea for the new year

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  8. A fab creation. I just love Gorjuss I've just been reading your post on Crafty Bloggers. Like everyone else I think it has slowed down. I usually try to comment on people blog I visit and most are kind enough to visit back. I must admit it is quite time consuming. I tend to have a nosey round late evening. I'll keep popping by now I've found you.
    Lea aka Brawny
    www.cardsbybrawny.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. Ah thank you Lea... I will be sure to visit you too
      I'm now following xx

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  9. Oh stunning, I just LOVE Gorjuss girls. awesome work.

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  10. Hello Debbi. Absolutely lovely project. Thank you for joining us at 2Crafty Girls challenge. Hope to see you again very soon. Mary DT member x

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Thank You for taking the time to visit my blog... All your comments are appreciated - Happy Crafting... Hugs Debbi x