Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Teddy Bo Challenge - Midway Reminder

Have you heard that Teddy Bo is back and is running a "ANYTHING GOES" challenge! Well pop over here to see what the DT have made to inspire you and also why not take part - all you need to do is create something that has one of Gayle gorgeous characters on it!

Here's my card to hopefully inspire you to play along today using one of the new releases from last week -  I just love this little fawn!

I have coloured him in Desert Storm paper and the mat is from Crafters Companions Moonbeam Meadow Christmas CD, in the card companion section. I love it!!!!

So don't forget to get colouring and play along with us!

Love Clairebears x

Monday, 20 October 2014

It's Crafters Companions Birthday Week and I have a Giveaway!!!!

Well as you can see its Crafters Companions Birthday week and we have all been playing with the new releases that are coming your way! I was lucky enought to play with the new gorgeous Cake Boxes and wrappers. Now I don't make cakes - I eat them! But I you can always buy them and put them in the amazing boxes and then people would think you have made them lol! They come in different sizes ranging from 

Single Cup Cake box and butterfly cake wrapper
to 6 cake box! 
and they have been made with the new A3 patterned card stock which is YUMMY!!!!

Now onto my giveaway, would you like it give this gorgeous Bebunni stamp an new home.

simply become a follower of my blog 
& leave a comment with the answer to this question 
and I will randomly pick a winner on 26th October
here's the terms for the competion
this is open to residents of the UK and the following countries who are over 18 years of age: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Republic of Ireland, Switzerland, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Finland, Gibralta, Greece, Italy, Malta, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden.
How many Bebunni stamp are there in the Birthday Range?
Now don't forget to keep watching the blogs and FB, and Twitter for more of whats happening over Birthday Week! 
Love Clairebears x 

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Teddy Bo Challenge -

We are starting our new Teddy Bo Challenge today - something that we haven't done for a while so its BINGO time

 The rules are simple you have to use a image that you can find in the Teddy Bo Shop! And just play!!!!

We have some new images for you to in store today and here they are - aren't they gorgeous!

I have opted to play with the very handsome Teddy Bo, I have coloured him with pencils alone on Neenah Desert Storm card stock.

Here's a list of the pencils I have used all from the Primaries set.
Fur, 87,96,104
Ears / Cheeks 29
His Hat and Jumper 61,50,52,
His Feet 13,87,104 

Don't forget to pop over to the Challenge Blog HERE to see what the rest of the DT have made and leave them all some love :)

Love Clairebears x

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Teddy Bo Tuesday.........

How I've missed typing that lol! Anyway as the title says is Teddy Bo Tuesday and we have a new friend to share with you as well as the bears and Olifant too! So can I introduce Fawn ..........

Isn't he just the cutest ever! You can find him HERE I totally love him and love how he has turned out - I have coloured him with my Spectrum Noir pens and pencils,
here's the full list -
Fur - TN1,2,3,4,5  -  89,91,95, 85,88 - cheeks 30
Feet - BG3,5,6
Also the blender for his spots!

I'd so love to hear what you think of the new images :)

Love Clairebears x

Wednesday, 24 September 2014

Deck the Halls ..........

boughs of Holly! I just love these stamps from Dreamees, The gorgeous sentiment is called Deck the Halls and I have used black card stock along with Mirror gold embossing power for that, and for the backing paper I have used the Poinsettia Layers  stamp with 3 different types of gold embossing powder and to finish off my last little bit of gold ribbon! Oooooo its another grown up card!!!!

Love Clairebears x

Tuesday, 23 September 2014

Sneak Peek Number 2!

Here's another of my sneak peeks from the gorgeous Crafter's Companion UK Moonbeam Meadows 4 Day Deal which starts on Monday at 8 with Sara on Create & Craft TV. I have used a old coffee jar to make this along with some of the papers from the Borders and Ribbon section. The little image is from one of the borders! Isn't it CUTE!!!! The flower was made using the co-coordinating paper and the Camillia Die-Sire Die. I love how pretty it turned out! xxx

Monday, 22 September 2014

Sneak Peek 1 - Meet Moonbeam Meadows

Are you ready for a sneak peek of the new Crafters Companions 4 day Deal that launches on Monday 29th over on Create and Craft at 8am! This collection is called Moonbeam Meadows and is so cute! It comes in 2 parts - Everyday and Christmas! Each part has its own CD and 6 stamp sets - OMG and are the stamps just gorgeous to colour up with your Spectrum Noirs, and work perfectly on your Rock-a-blocks and a little Stick and Spray! Here's my first card to share with you using the oh so cute Love Birds Stamp coloured with mostly SPectrum Noir Pencils and only a little bit of pen on hte bird house and trunk!

Love Birds stamp,
Birdhouse / Tree: TN2,3 pencils 86,94,103
Roof: Pencils: 15,20,91,95
Leaves Pencils: 56, 58,47
Birds Pencils: 64,69,70,15,20
Sky Pencils: 65,68
Bow Pencils: 34,29,35
Butterfly: 78, 80.
Paper CD1 - Everyday Design set 10 colour 4
Die-Sire Ivy Die
Clouds Embossing Folder
EB8 to outline the design paper

Isn't it gorgeous!

I'd love to hear what you think :)

Love Clairebears xxx