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Monday, 20 June 2022

Jubilee Celebrations

This layout was made for the June Peartree Cutfiles Design Team challenge. The challenge was to use the free Banner 2 cutfile. I also used the Jubilee Celebrations cutfile. I used this photo from facebook.





I used:
Bazzill cardstock
Papermania paper pad 6x6"
Sizzix Thinlits Alphanumeric Label
Distress Paints

Thanks for looking

Lynn x

Grrr!

This weekend was the June Papermaze Crop, and this layout was made with the crop kit.
I used a photo of Scarlett at Bognor after having her face painted.


The papers are from Vicki Boutin's Sweet Rush collection, together with Bazzill cardstock.




Here is Vanessa's original layout:


Thanks for looking
Lynn x

Saturday, 18 June 2022

Tom Kitten's Gate

I'm back today with my second layout using the new June Papermaze Kit. Please find it in the store or online. This lovely kit has some beautiful papers and embellishments.

For information about how the layout was made, please see the Papermae Blog.


I was taken with this view through the pretty gate surrounded by foliage, dry stone walls and pots of geraniums, while visiting Beatrix Potter's Hill Top Farm last month. I later discovered this is the gate featured in The Tale of Tom Kitten.

From the kit I used:
49 & Market - Spectrum Sherbet - Painted Foundations - Rainbow
49 & Market - Spectrum Sherbet - Classics - Splendored
Bazzill Basics Cardstock - White,
Romance, Rain & Pear
Tim Holtz Quote Chips
Sun Chaser Colourful Phrase Thickers
49 & Market Tags
strip multicoloured puffy dots

From my stash:
Tim Holtz, Bigz Sizzix die - Potted
Gathered Twigs Distress ink
blending tool
3D foam pads
Tim Holtz Funky Floral Thinlits die set
pink jute twine
Pinkfresh Studio Happy Blooms mini puffy letter stickers
Nuvo Crystal Drops




That's all for part 1, I'll be back with two more layouts soon.
Thanks for looking
Lynn x

Friday, 17 June 2022

Life is Good

The first two layouts I have made with the new June Papermaze Kit are availabel to see on the Scrap, Paper, Scissors Blog today. Please take a look there for full details of howthe layouts were made. Please find the kit in the store or online. The very pretty colours in this month's selection, include two sheets of the beautiful Spectrum Sherbet collection. I have used both for my first pair of layouts.  The only problem is which side of these wonderful double-sided papers to choose! Here is my first layout:

This photo shows my daughter and some of her old university friends at a wedding, they all turned up in long dresses, in solid colours, without any planning!

From the Kit I used:
49 & Market - Spectrum Sherbet - Classics - Splendored
Pinkfresh Studio - Happy Hearts - Beautiful Moments
Tim Holtz Quote Chip
Sun Chaser Colourful Phrase Thickers

From my stash I used:

Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous Flower Garden stamp set
grey archival quality ink pad
Distress inks
flower stamen
3D foam pads

 





I'll be back with my second layout tomorrow.

Thanks for looking
Lynn x

Thursday, 2 June 2022

Reunion

Today I'm sharing my last layout made using the May Papermaze Kit - A pretty mix of soft colours with a variety of themes. Available from Vanessa both in the store or online. Please see the Papermaze Blog for full details.

Our first family get together in 2020 after the second lockdown, little did we know we wouldn't be able to all be together again that year!


Cocoa From the kit I used:
Cocoa anilla Studio - No Limits - Nebula & Latitude
Simple Stories - Full Bloom - Simply Spring & Snailed It!
Echo Park - It's A Boy - Mushroom Forest
Bazzill Basics: White
Clear stamp
Exclusive acrylic leaf shapes
Washi tape
Strip of pearls
Rosie's Studio gold puffy sentiments stickers



From my stash I used:
Tim Holtz Layering Stencil (Dot Fade THS006)
Distress Oxide Inks (Iced Spruce, Dried Marigold, Broken China and Spiced Marmalade)
Stampers Anonymous Tim Holtz stamps
Black Tuxedo Memento Ink Pad

Tim Holtz Tag collection die set
Jute twine
Tim Holtz Sizzix Thinlit die - Simple Plaid
Tim Holtz Sizzix Thinlits - Alphanumeric Tiny Type Upper
black cardstock
Tim Holtz Cling Foam Alpha Stamps

Tim Holtz Sizzix Thinlits Funky Foliage die set


  



That's all from the May kit, I will be back soon with a new kit for the month of June.
Thanks for looking

Lynn x

Wednesday, 1 June 2022

Happy Birthday

Here is my third layout made using the May Papermaze Kit - A pretty mix of soft colours with a variety of themes. Available from Vanessa both in the store or online. Please see the Papermaze Blog for full details.

Catherine's 30th birthday in March and a trip to Greenwich to celebrate with the family.

 


From the kit I used:
Cocoa Vanilla Studio - No Limits - Nebula & Latitude
Bazzill Basics:  White
Sparkletz star gems
wooden stars

From my stash I used:
Echo Park Birthday Stars Stencil
Distress Inks
Tim Holtz Sizzix BIGZ XL alphabet die 'Handmade'
Nuvo Glitter Drops in Silver Moondust




Back tomorrow with the last from the May kit
Thanks for looking
Lynn x

Saturday, 21 May 2022

Bloom & Grow

Here is my second layout using the Papermaze Kit for May - lots of soft colours with a variety of themes.

A treasured photo of the girls in my parents' front garden - wish I could remember what it is they are so intent on studying!


From the Kit I used:

Simple Stories - Full Bloom - Simply Spring & Snailed It!
Bazzill Basics: Whirlpool & White
1/3 sheet foam stickers

From my stash I used:
Vicki Boutin Stencil from the Fernwood Bountiful set
Dried Marigold & Forest Moss Distress Ink
Tim Holtz Wildflower Stems #1 Thinlits die set 



That's all for today, I'll be back with two more layout soon.
Thanks for looking.
Lynn x

Friday, 20 May 2022

Sweet Baby Girl

Here is my first layout using the new Papermaze Kit for May. To go with this pretty lacy paper I chose a black and white version of this photograph of my baby daughter - Emily.

From the kit I used:
Pinkfresh Studio - Happy Heart - New Beginning

Bazzill Basics:
Date Swirl 

From my stash I used:
Worn Lipstick Distress Ink
glittery foam alphabet stickers
flat backed pearls
Nuvo Glitter Drops in Silver Moondust
Nuvo Crystal Drops in Gloss Simply White


 

 



Back with a second layout tomorrow,
Thanks for looking
Lynn x

Thursday, 19 May 2022

Walt and Minnie

Another DAF challenge, this one is Adam's Grab 9
Wood Veneer - stars
Stencil - stars and Distress Ink
Nuvo Drops - yellow, red and gold
Branding Strips - from Simple Stories
Washi Tape - 4 types
Metallics - photo corners
Tags - which are also stickers
Chipboard - Making Magic speech bubble
Stickers - Tags, stars and alphas

 




Thanks for looking
Lynn x

Thursday, 5 May 2022

Spring, Spring, Spring...

My last layout from the April Papermaze Kit. Spring, Spring, Spring ... - A layout for my daughters' dance album, showing them dressed for a dance school show.



From the kit I used:

Bazzill Basics Cardstock: African Daisy, Coral Cream, Nixon, Stonewash & Limeade
& White
Echo Park - My Favorite Easter - Picking Plaid
Lawn Fawn - Watercolor Wishes - Larimar
9" washi tape
Lace
Easter stickers
strip of enamel dots
5 Perspex domes

Rosie's Studio Puffy Stickers



From my stash I used:
Distress Oxide Inks
Sizzix Thinlits Varsity alphanumeric set
gems and pearls
I used a sketch from Pagemaps


 

 






This concludes my layouts from the April Kit, I will be back soon with mew layouts from the May Kit.
Thanks for looking
Lynn x