Sunday, March 1, 2015

New Fan Page Challenge at Simply Betty Stamps

 Hello and welcome back to Cards by Kay. It is release time over at Simply Betty Stamps and this week you are going to LOVE these gorgeous little images they are so darn stinking cute ! These little images are so much fun to play with ! Head over to SBS and get  yours

                                   Flower Bell Corinne

I have used copics to color both images for Flower Bell Corinne I have used

                                      Mushroom Fairy Rio

To color Mushroom Fairy Rio I have use 

Come join in the fun on the SBS fan page challenge check out all the info here on the SBS challenge blog 
Thanks for stopping by 
Kay xx

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Show Your Digi Love

Hello and welcome back to Cards by Kay ! It is time to show your digi love again with SBS this month we are showing our love for The East Wind,Sweet Pea Stamps and Aurora Wings . My choice of image for this month is called Lotus Sprite and you can find her here .
I have used the following to make my card
 - a card template from my Silhouette library.
- Lotus Sprite image
- Copic pens in
- Liquid Pearls Pastel Raspberry
- Cristina Re butterfly punch
-all other embellishments are from my stash of buttons,flowers,and stick on jewels

                                           Lotus Sprite 


That's it from me I do hope you join us in showing your digi love and play along at Show Your Digi Love just for the love of it !! 
Thanks for stopping by 
Kay xx


Welcome back to Cards by Kay and instalment number 2 of the fabulous Abigail Larsen Zodiacs
This is the Taurus sign !
Colored with copic markers
I have used a frame from my Silhouette library
Papers from Bo Bunny Somewhere in time collection
Flowers and lace from my stash !


thanks for stopping by and I hope to see you again 
Kay xx

Wedding Bells

Hello and Welcome back to Cards by Kay today's post is a just because post. Just because I felt like it I have done up this cute little image from Tiddly Inks called Victorian Couple I have colored this cute couple with Prisma color pencils on Cryogen white card.
The frame I have used is from my Silhouette library
Papers and punch  from Chritina Re
I have added flowers,lace and pearls from my stash to finish it off !

                                       Victorian Couple 


Thanks for stopping by 
Kay xx


Been having some fun with Abigail Larsen's awesome Zodiac images this one is Virgo available through Simply Betty Stamps now  ! I just love this line of images I have colored this image with copic markers:

I have used papers from Graphic 45 An Eerie tale
Couture Creations dies and flowers from Petaloo



Stay tuned for my next instalment :)
Thanks for stopping by 

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Steampunk Week at Simply Betty Stamps

Hello and welcome back to Cards by Kay it is Steampunk Week over at Simply Betty Stamps and those who know me will know it is my all time favourite way to craft !!
 The 2 images I have chosen are called Romance Grace and Mercius from Abigail Larsen's Romance Steampunks and her Original line.  

                                         Romance Grace 



I do hope you are enjoying our steampunk hop and don't forget to leave your comment to be in the running for a prize ! Check it all out over at the SBS blog 
Thanks for stopping by 

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Happy Happy Birthday Lisa

Hello and welcome back to Cards by Kay ! Today is a very special blog hop for a very special friend Lisa Howell wishing you a wonderful Birthday dear friend I hope you enjoy your Birthday image and  most importantly have a wonderful day xx
 This wonderful birthday image of a steampunk Lisa was drawn by Betty for this very special day ! So thank you Betty .
 To make up my card I have used the following ingredients :
Tim Holtz movers and shakers Pocket Watch
Papers from Barely Mine Designs Steampunk Fantasy
Printable Steampunk Clocks from Vectoria Designs on Etsy
Memory Box Gearworks border die
Assorted flowers and gears
Ink Stampin Up Soft Suede
Copic pens

                                               Lisa H


So Lisa thats it from me your card is now winging it's way to you I hope you have a wonderful day and may all your dreams come true ! 
Kay xx

New release at Simply Betty Stamps

Welcome back to Cards by Kay it is time for a brand new release over at Simply Betty Stamps these cuties are available now  ! Let m e introduce you too Arabian Miller,Duchess Betty,Jude Tut and Lola Western Cutie and let me tell you there where so much fun to play with. I have gone a little differently this month and have colored all my images with Prismacolor Pencils .

                                     Arabian Miller

                                          Duchess Betty

Jude Tut 

Lola Western Cuite

So that it for me for this release be sure to head on over to the other DT gals blogs and check out their projects with this fun bunch ! 
Thanks for stopping by 
Kay xx

Monday, February 9, 2015

Happy Birthday to a sweet girl !

Today's post is towish a very happy birthday to a very special 17 year old Happy Birthday Rio I do hope you enjoy your day and your hop.
 Thanks to Betty Roberts for supplying the fantastic image to work with !

                                     Happy Birthday Rio 


Hugs Kay xx 

Monday, January 26, 2015

Week 4 at SBS

Hello and welcome back to Cards By Kay it is time close January for 2015 already here is the final instalment for SBS stamps and this week I have chosen a very special image to color up ! This one is special to me because Betty drew this gal up for me for my birthday last month and I just love her so thank you again Betty Roberts ! Ok so I have used papers from the Graphic 45 Steampunk Spells collection called Mechanical Marvels I have layered this onto black and a dark orange card from Tim Holtz Core-dinations collection called Spiced Marmalade the frame is a silhouette file which I have embossed with Copper frantage the theme was to use twine somewhere on the project so I added a little twine bow the flowers and skulls are from my stash. 

Bday Kay   

I have used the following copic markers to color her up 
Skin: E000,00,01,11
Hair: T3,5,7
Skull: W00,0,1,2,3,5 C0 and 100
Hair Piece: G85,94,99 and C0,1,2
Jeans: B93,95,97,99
Top: N1,3,5,7
Lips: E00,01,02,04

Thanks for stopping by make sure you join in the fun at SBS next month it's going to be exciting !! 

Monday, January 19, 2015

More fun at SBS

Hello and welcome back to Cards By Kay this week at SBS it is use a Die cut on your project it can be from Silhoette,Sizzix,any die cut you want I chose mine from my Silhouette library it is a pumpkin border I just seprated one of the pumpkins to use. I have created a trick or treat box with my image which is Lil Dragon Jude my papers are from the Echo park Ghost Town set .

Lil Dragon Jude

I have used the following copic colors:
Skin: E000,00,01,11
Hair: E25,27,29
Dragon Suit: BG23,32,34 and RV14,17,19
Chocolate:E70,71,74 and Y21,23,26
Pumpkin Bucket: YR61,65,68

Thanks for stopping by see you next week for another SBS instalment !
Kay xx

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Mid way reminder time at Punk you Girl

Hello and welcome back to Cards By Kay it is Mid-way reminder time over at Punk You Girl 
Our fabulous sponsor for this half of the month is the always awesome Stitchy Bear Stamps they have a fantastic collection of digi stamps so be sure to check them out ! My images from Stitchy bear are 

Skull Diva 

I have colored Skull Diva in the following copic colors 

and from Scrappers Delight 

Dracula and Damsel 

I have used the following copic colors 
 there is still plenty of time to enter this months challenge it is " Dark Anything Goes " so come join in for some ghoulish fun and some awesome prizes ! 
Thanks for stopping by 
Kay xx

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Week 2 from SBS

Hello and welcome back to Cards By Kay it is time for re-release at Simply Betty Stamps and this week it is the Steampunk Valentine Collection these guys are so gorgeous they are guaranteed to make anyone smile on Valentine's day ! Our theme this week is Favourite Color Combo I have chosen pink and grey !

Big Love Gun Lola 

To create this card I have used a Silhouette cameo card file the decorated with digital papers from Snap Click and Co called Victorian Art Collection 

I have used the following copic marker colors
C0,1,2,3,5(jacket and shorts)
E00,01,02,07 ( lips)

Thank you for your visit today and be sure sure to check out the inspiration from the other DT gals it is sure to get the ideas flowing!
Kay xx

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Ready for a New year of Fun at SBS

Welcome back to cards by Kay this week we are show casing some old favourites from the SBS store my image is The Oval Portrait  available at the SBS store. We would love to have you join in the fun on the Simply Betty Facebook Fan page check it out here

                                    The Oval Portrait


Copic colors used 
Thanks for your visit and i hope to see you at Simply Betty stamps soon 
Kay xx

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Happy New Year and a Happy New Challenge

Welcome back to Cards by Kay it is challenge time again at Punk you Girl and we are kicking off with a brand new sponsor SLS Lines on Etsy to start the month I have used an image called Halloween Goth Boy and I think he is pretty cool ! I added my own little twist on ringing in the new year with the RIP tombstone from my silhouette library by adding 2014 onto it !
 I have colored my image this time with Prismacolor pencils and I am pretty happy with how it has turned out the background is a combination of pencils and Stampin Up midnight muse ink.
My Papers are from Graphic 45 Steampunk Spells Pumpkin Power

                                    Halloween Goth Boy 

Ok so now it's over to you remember it is an Anything goes dark theme so go wild with want ever you want !!
Looking forward to your entries