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Friday, August 21, 2015

FREEBY FRIDAY.......Let the whimsy begin!

So as many of you know I love whimsical things and I thought it might be fun to offer up some of my favorite whimsical pieces as my Freeby Friday give away. I hope you have fun designing with these images and please feel free to share them with us here!










These are brilliant images done by some incredible artist!
Happy Crafting
Leanne


Sunday, August 16, 2015

NEW CHALLENGE NEW TWIST.....and my winner from the July Challenge

Hello to all my amazing followers,

Sorry this is so late getting to everyone but life has gotten in the way this month and it has kept me from posting on my blogs.....but I am back and with the amazing news about the winner of my Christmas in July challenge, congrats to Amanda Hamilton for her amazing and whimsical card (it is stunning). Amanda won a shopping spree with Gecko Galz  and a gift from one of my favorite vendors! So Amanda just email me at fripperiesandbutterflies@gmail.com and I will get your prize to you!



Now for this months challenge


So I thought it was time for a change and I hope everyone will enjoy the new format for my challenges. My challenges will run from the 15th to the 15th of each month and they will be anything goes challenges...so submitt your cards, scrapbook pages, altered art pieces what ever you feel like doing....the only catch is each month will have a color scheme you must use at least 1 color or all the colors it is up to you. Once you have your project go to the Fripperies Face book page and post an image there by the 14th of next month. Then on the 15th we will announce a winner who will win a fab prize from one of my favorite vendors!
So easy and fun!
I do ask that you place my badge on your blog page or facebook page if you have one


Now for this months color pallet


Remember just use at least two of the colors here in your design 
then post your design on the fripperies face book page and we will pick a winner and announce their name right here on the 15th of next month!

Happy Crafting 
Leanne


Thursday, August 6, 2015

WONDERFUL CARDS WITH GECKO GALZ

This month I had an absolute wonderful time working with the Gecko Galz products and came up with some fun cards that I would like to share with you.


NOT MY CIRCUS CARD

for this card  I worked with
Gecko Galz Life is a Circus Collage Set
Graphics 45 paper
Canvas Corp Paper
Distress Ink in Festive Berries & Black soot
Corigated Card stock by Canvas Corp
Red Ribbon from Hobby Lobby


SWEET OPHILIA CARD

Gecko Galz Ophilia Collage set
Graphics 45 paper
Paper Company Paper
Flowers by Spare Parts
Ribbon From Hobby Lobby
Viva Pearl Pen in white
Distress ink in Black Soot


So as a FREE gift for visiting my post today Gecko Galz has donated this amazing digital stamp!
Have fun with it
 Leanne Seed


Friday, July 24, 2015

IN THE STARS

So I am gearing up to send in works for a few of the Stampington Magazine challenges and one of the ones that TAKE TEN is hosting is "Wish Upon A Star".....I dunno about you but I love working with stars so this challenge was right up my alley and here are the cards I came up with!



LET FREEDOM SHINE

Products used

Paper by Paper Studio
Image by Gecko Galz
Tag by Paper Studio
Stamps by Canvas corp
Metal Star by Blank Slate
Mini Stars by Spare Parts
Flowers by Spare Parts
Stickles in Yellow, red and clear
Cheese cloth from Dollar Store
Red Gingham Ribbon by Bazzil Basics
Ranger Distress ink in Faded Jeans and Vintage Photo



REACH FOR THE STARS

Products Used

Digital Stamp by Gecko Galz From Mermaids Garden Set
Star Fish from Hobby Lobby
Viva Pearl Pen in White
Tag Punch by Marvey
Iridescent Medium by Liquitx
String
Ranger Distress Ink in Black Soot



STAR LIGHT STAR BRIGHT

products used

Card base by Canvas Corp
Papers by Canvas Corp
Flourish corner stamp by Inkadinkadoo
Mini Star stamp by Canvas Corp
Silver Viva Pearl Pen
Ribbon from my stash
Mini Silver Stars by Spare Parts
black pen to do sentiment and lines connecting corners



DON'T QUIT YOUR DAY DREAMS

Products Used

Paper by Paper Studio
Corrugated Paper by Canvas Corp
Background stamp by Hero Arts
Mini Star Stamp by Canvas Corp
White Paint
Seam binding ribbon from The Ribbon Man (stamped with mini star stamp)
Film Strip from Tim Holtz
Fabric swatch from stash
Silver Star from Blank Slate
Fairy image from Gecko Galz
Sentiment from 7 Gypsies "Gypsie Moments Collection"

Monday, July 13, 2015

SIZZLING WITH GECKO GALZ THIS SUMMER

This Summer Gecko Galz has come up with some amazing summer designs  that I have used to create the cards below. Also they have shared a FREE stamp with all my followers so you can create something beautiful! And just a reminder this month they are having a buy one get one sale (christmas in July) so it is the perfect time to stock up on amazing collage sheets and stamps!




FIND YOUR HAPPY CARD

Products Used
Paper Studio Papers
Image from Gecko Galz Beachy Jewel It
Sentiment Stamp by Canvas Corp
Flowers by Spare Parts
Shells from Hobby Lobby
Viva Pearl Pen in White
Decorative bow from Stash
Ranger Distress ink in Faded Jeans




JUST RELAX CARD

Products Used

Paper from Texas Art Supply
Burlap Piece from Canvas Corp
Relax stamp from Canvas Corp
Image from Gecko Galz Beachy Jewel It
Seahorse Key from Hobby Lobby
Turquoise bling by Paper Studio
Bias Ribbon from The Ribbon Man




MERMAID CARD

Products Used

Paper by Graphics 45
Mermaid image by Gecko Galz from "Sea Nymphs"
Cheese Cloth from dollar store
Washi Tape by Studio 99
Sea shells from Hobby Lobby
Tag by Blank Slate
Relax stap by Canvas Corp
bakers twine from stash
Viva Pearl Pen in White
Ranger Distress ink in faded jeans and Vintage Photo


YOUR FREE STAMP




Friday, July 10, 2015

FREEBY FRIDAY........ MAN IN THE MOON

This month I thought it would be fun to share some fun images that feature the moon. I hope you have fun with the images!

Happy Crafting
Leanne Seed








Wednesday, July 1, 2015

CHRISTMAS IN JULY CHALLENGE

So this month I thought it might be fun to have a Christmas in July Challenge. It is now less than 6 months away and I thought how fun it would be to see if in the middle of summer anyone could get inspired. This is an anything goes challenge and you are welcome to use any products your heart desires....however you must include one of  the images below somewhere on the design and you must upload your image to the Fripperies and butterflies Facebook page by the 31st of this month. Also if you dont mind share the banner on your blog or facebook page if you have one. Pretty simple hu? And what do you win if you are crowned our winner? A $25 shopping spree at Gecko Galz and a super secret prize from me! So have fun...grab you flocking, glitter and embossing powders and create some Christmas magic!

Happy Crafting
Leanne