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Monthly Archives: June 2014

Monday Mannequin. .

Morning everyone, doesn’t Monday come round quick!  I hope you’ve had a good weekend.  I was at Strikes Garden Centre at Weaver Vale on Saturday, and met some lovely ladies, had a great day. Today I thought I’d share a mannequin with you that I made the  week before, at Astbury Meadow. I first painted her with Gee Sso Good … Continue reading

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Rose Trellis Card

    Hi everyone. As well as designing so many superb stamp sets, the team at IndigoBlu have sourced and developed a fantastic range of other mixed media products. Today’s card highlights Alter Ego’s, English Cottage Artist’s Acrylic paints and one of their stencils.     The base of this square 6×6 card was created by embossing white card with … Continue reading

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Technique Day ……. Watercolour effect using Distress Inks

Good morning ….. Happy Thursday! Told you I had a busy week ….. you’ve got me again today! I’ve got a real simple technique for you …… using your Distress Inks to get a nice watercolour effect on your projects. If you’re like me and lurvvve your Distress inks you’re problably familiar with this technique already, but for those of … Continue reading

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A little ‘light’ crafting …….

Morning everyone, Happy Wednesday!  I’m back on the Isle of Man this week (sigh!) ….. the holiday’s over, and it’s all back to normal …. for a few days at least!   This time next week I’ll be throwing the last few bits into the suitcase again ready to fly off on another little holiday.   We’re going a bit … Continue reading

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Rose Blush with a Twist.

Morning everyone, I hope you had a good weekend.  I was at Strikes Garden Centre in Astbury Meadow on Saturday, and had a fab time with lots of lovely ladies who came to see me, some who stayed all day, and made it a lovely day for me.  I hope I inspired them too! And then on Sunday, I had … Continue reading

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Summer Sunshine…….

  Morning all, I wish you all a lovely weekend, it looks like the weather may be quite nice……. Talking of weather because it has been lovely and sunny lately it put me in good mood in my studio yesterday and I reached for my Mustard Seed and Spiced Marmalade Distress inks and got out my gorgeous Dinkie Flutterby Stamp. I … Continue reading

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Simply Cards & Papercrafts 125

Hi everyone Clare here, I do hope that you are all enjoying the great outdoors with this lovely weather upon us, it makes for great drying time on Kroma Crackle and paint!   Today (Friday 20th) is the last chance for you to enter into the blog challenge over on the Challenge Blog! You have until 8pm to enter so … Continue reading

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Embossed Metal Technique Day With Jenny

    Hi everyone and welcome to another step by step from Jenny here at IndigoBlu.     Here’s a fun summer card with an embossed metal background that is so easy to achieve. It also includes a couple of images from the fabulous Skegness A5 stamp set, just the thing to bring back happy memories of holidays spent at … Continue reading

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Moonlight Meadow

Happy Wednesday folks! How’s your week going?  I’m enjoying a lovely break with the family down in the picturesque town of Bourton-on-the-Water, in the Cotswolds.  Thankfully, we had a nice smooth ferry crossing last week and the weather’s been beautiful ever since …… let’s hope it lasts! Just because I’m away on holiday though, doesn’t mean  I’m neglecting  my Design … Continue reading

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Morning everyone, hope you’ve had a good weekend,  it looks set to be another nice day hopefully today.  I have  been painting, painting and more painting this week, but unfortunately not crafting, helping a friend decorate and move into their new house.  All done now, they are just left with the unpacking! Trouble is, it’s made me want to start … Continue reading

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