Thursday, 1 November 2012

3 New Step by Step Tutorials

Have you seen the 3 new Step by Step tutorials

over at

 Crafters Companion 

you will find all 3 in the download section under spectrum noir

they are  very easy to follow

if you joined in with the Birthday Celebrations

you might already have one of these little cuties so why not pop over  down load and get Colouring

they are free

i do hope you will give them a try

hugs linda xxx

no card today just my ramblings

Hi there everyone
hope all your Halloween arrangements went to plan
i had a couple of little darlings at my door last night but  had to go out shopping
  all the shelves already full with Christmas stuff  ouch!
that is just around the corner and has ever i will not be ready lol
no matter how i try im never ready for Christmas…

im still very busy behind the scenes with samples  my new printer arrived yesterday with a few goodies
from the Crafters Companion Birthday Week 
had to set everything up and get it ready for even more samples …so all is good again on that score
isn’t it typical when something breaks down you always need it lol….
can't share with you yet…. but i will say i have had a ball !!! some really delicious things on the horizon
it’s something i have never done before  a challenge  but in a good way lol
hopefully i will be able to fit in some colouring later today 
off out with my mum tomorrow im hoping the rain stays away
i do love spending time with my mum that is always a pleasure we do have a laugh.
so please forgive me not sharing a card with you
i hope your day is full of happy thoughts
thank you for popping by
hugs linda xxx

Wednesday, 31 October 2012

Trick or Treat

Happy Halloween Everyone
my new printer has arrived so of coarse i had to test it
what better could i have printed out for a test run this cutie from Saturated Canary
haveing just got back in from shopping thought i would do alittle colouring
with my
Spectrum Noir Pens

the colours used are
TN1- TN2- FS1- FS CR3 CR6- BT3- CT4- GB1- GB3- GB5- BG3- TN4- TN7- EB8- CG1- CG2- HB1
I hope you all have a lovely Halloween
thank you for popping by
hugs linda xxx

Wintery Wednesday with Jayne Nestroenko

Hi There everyone
OH it’s cold here today the sky is very heavy  im sure we will be in for some rain
so my card for today is  Just My Imagination Stag Stamp
from the lovely


a simple little card using Centrua Pearl Card 8X8 embossing folder  Spectrum Noir Pens  3Dgel 
and the collal all purpose glue
Spellbinder dies crystal glitter and a satin and organza bow to finish off
thank you for popping by today
hugs linda xxx

Tuesday, 30 October 2012

Back with Jayne Nestorenko

Hi there everyone
it’s been a very busy few weeks here  samples galore
so i thought i would share another card using the
just my imagination stamp


i have coloured the stag onto Neenah card stock With my Spectrum Noir Pens
  i matched the background  colour as close as i could to the backing panel
that i had embossed with my all time favourite 8X8 folder
Heat embossed the sentiment in white with satin ribbon and dew drops to finish off
im off to colour more samples busy busy busy ! is the order of the day for me.
thank you for popping by today
hugs linda xxx

Monday, 29 October 2012

Tutorial on creating Deep Shadows

Hi There Everyone
well it’s alittle brighter here in my part of the world
a lovely crisp winter morning
so today it’s my turn for a tutorial over on the
Here is my finished card

it’s very easy to do you get great results every time
do try and pop over  if you get the chance
thank you for popping by
hugs linda xxx

Sunday, 28 October 2012

WITCH way to the party

 God did i need a drink ..... what a day i had yesterday ...
printer finally died on me
 thankfully i have my laser printer so could still print my digi's off  ...i swear I'm jinxed at the moment 
laptop battery needed replacing  now printer and to top it off i snapped my necklace chain   late last night
Halloween is looming alright  lol ....
so though i would colour to calm me down and help me relax
not had Spectrum Noir out in over a week
yes i was getting itchy finger lol
so last night i coloured these two saturated canary  digi images just for the heck of it ...

they are already to go onto cards later today  i have added the crystal glitter but not showing very well
not your traditional Halloween colours  but hey who cares lol
i have used Spectrum Noir  Pens from Crafters Companion
here is the full colour list
TN1- TN2- FS1- FS8- CR3- HB1- HB2- BT1- BT2- BT4- IG1- IG2- IG4 – EB6- RB7- EB8
thank you for popping by
hugs Linda xxx