Sunday, 25 September 2016

My Favorite Unity Blog hop - Merry & Bright

Hello everyone! Welcome to Unity Stamps Favorite stamp kit blog hop. I was the Growing in Unity girl earlier in July. Today, all the GIU girls of July and August are having a fun hop with their favorite Unity Stamp kit.
You should have arrived from Deirdere Smith's blog. If not, you can start from the Unity Stamps blog.

Here's what I have created:






I used pine cones with a bow stamp from the Our Hearts To Yours stamp set. I colored the pine cones with Chameleon pens and the rest with the Copics.


Here's a close-up of the pine cones. The sentiment is also from the same set.








Here's the hop list:

Hope you enjoyed today's hop. Oh! and there are prizes too. Two lucky people will be chosen from among those who leave comments on our blogs and they will win a Unity Prize pack each! Winners will be announced on Unity blog.





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Saturday, 13 August 2016

It's A Girl!!

We are blessed with a baby girl on July 28. We have named her Natalia.


We, especially our elder daughter Amelia, are so excited by her arrival :)

Thanks for stopping by. Enjoy your weekend.

Tuesday, 26 July 2016

Azaleas Thank You

Hello everyone!! A quick post to share a card that I made recently.


I stamped the 'Thank You' from the Unity Stamps' Basically Said stamp set in the center of a white cardstock. Then I stamped the small azalea stamp from Power Poppy Stamps' Azalea stamp set repeatedly around it. I colored it with copics. I matted it on black card base to give a nice black border.

How do you like this card? Thanks for stopping by. Enjoy the rest of your day.

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Thursday, 14 July 2016

Pink Azaleas

Hello everyone!! A quick post to share a card that I made recently. I recently decided to create a new Instagram account for my crafts. It's under the name moxiecraftie. Please do follow me if you on Instagram.

If you are following me on Instagram, you might have seen that I recently decided to take a plunge and bought some Copic markers and I'm loving them!! I couldn't wait to try them!!


I used the Power Poppy Stamps' Azalea stamp set and colored it with my new copic markers. This is one of my favorite stamp companies. Marcella is a very talented illustrator and her images are absolutely stunning!! Recently I came to know that this stamp set is the first one that she designed!! This is my second trial with the copic markers (I colored a tiny butterfly first :) ) and I'm totally satisfied with how my coloring has turned out!! I mounted the panel on a pink card base. I added the swirly corners (cut with my Cricut using SVG files from Bird's cards) and a few rhinestones.


How do you like this card?

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Monday, 11 July 2016

GIU Winners

Hello everyone!! Thanks to everyone for leaving me such lovely comments. I'm back with a quick post to announce the winners of my Growing In Unity week. Last week, from Monday till Friday, I shared a few creations with Unity stamps. If you missed those posts, you can check them here: Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3 | Day 4 | Day 5. From all the comments left on the GIU posts, I get to pick 2 random winners who will receive 25 random stamps from Unity.

The lucky winners are:

Days 1 -5:

Day 1 had 30 comments (after removing all the duplicates)
And that is


Annie!!

Days 1 - 5
Day 4 had 23 comments (after removing duplicates)
And that is
Janis!!

Annie and Janis, please contact me here with your mailing address.

Thanks for stopping by. Enjoy the rest of your day.

Friday, 8 July 2016

GIU Day 5 - So Grateful

Hello everyone!! Welcome to day 5 of my Growing in Unity!! It's Friday already!! Thank you so much for the lovely comments on my GIU posts. Let's get on to the project for today.


This poppy stamp from Unity Stamps' Follow Your Own stamp set is one of my first Unity stamps. I love the simple and elegant design of this image. I stamped it and colored it with my markers. The sentiment is from Unity Stamps' Basically Said stamp set.


So how do you like this card? If you have not left comments on any of my GIU posts, please do so. I will pick 2 winners at the end of this week and they will win 25 random stamps from Unity!! How awesome is that!! Thank you for visiting me everyday this week. 

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Wednesday, 6 July 2016

GIU Day 4 - Unity Girl

Hello everyone!! Welcome to day 4 of my Growing in Unity!! This week, till Friday, I will be sharing projects that I made with Unity Stamps. Thank you so much for the lovely comments on my other GIU posts. Let's get on to the project for today.


I stamped the girl stamp from Unity Stamps' Always Begin Again stamp set on watercolor paper. I used distress inks Tattered Rose (for skin), Black Soot (for hair) and Peacock Feathers to watercolor the image. I love adding jewelry to this image. (You can see the card that I made for last year's Unity GIU Blog Hop, using this image, here.) I added Nuvo pale gold drops for her necklace, earrings and her hairband. Like I had said already, I love the Peacock Feathers color.

So how do you like this card? Do visit me every day this week, and leave your thoughts and comments. I will pick 2 winners at the end of this week and they will win 25 random stamps from Unity!! How awesome is that!! See you tomorrow with another new and exciting project.

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