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Hi and welcome to my blog. I appreciate you stopping by and very much appreciate all your comments that you are kind enough to leave. If you enjoy what you see, please add yourself to my list of followers or leave a comment. I am proud to be on the Design Team for Crafters Companion and regularly design for them, for their wonderful CD's as well as designing the Downloads of the Month. I hope that my blog inspires and helps you to create what ever it is you want to create. Hope to see you back here soon? Take care Nicki xXx

Tuesday, 4 August 2009

My first Sugar and Spice Design Creation

My first Design Team Creation...

Well i was totally gobsmacked to be chosen for the Sugar and Spice Design Team, but absolutely chuffed to bits, so after our first initial team meeting, with heads buzzing of things to make, i chose to use the Love and laughter stamps to create my very first design.



So here they are - Love and Laughter, they are just totally gorgeous and my head was buzzing with all sorts of ideas. I also used Memento Dew drop ink pads (all items available to buy from Sugar and Spice shop too!)





Using the New Sprout, i stamped out a polka dot background using the small circular stamp and also onto a seperate piece i stamped background and flowers using the Lady bug and Rose bud pads. Stamped lots of flowers out and cut them all out and attached using a metal brad.

I also stamped and cut out the heart words to create a leaf effect on the main flower,

stamped out a sentiment, bit of ribbon across the middle, stamped sentiment and matching flower inside and hey presto! my first design team card! Phew!


Hope you like it? These stamps are just gorgeous to work with and there are so many possibilities to create with them, this is just one of the sets sold, so why not pop along to Sugar and Spice and have a look at all the stamps, im sure you will just have to have them all too?

7 comments:

Carolands said...

This is lovely xx

Anne said...

Love it so much so thought i'd comment on here also

PatR said...

This is gorgeous Nicki. Love the oolours you've used and those stamps look great. Just off to check them out.
I'm just having a break before I start on the cards again!
Pat xx

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Nicki,i love the colours.

Hugs Riet.x

Stephanie said...

Just gorgeous hun - what a fab DT member you are! Must chat again soon xxx

Bev said...

Wow, what an amazing card Nicki, love the gorge colours you have used x

Alexandra said...

I love the colors pink so i like this card !! This is very gorgeous!