Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Stitch a trick or treat

With the release of the halloween stamps yesterday
i sure have been having fun with them.
Here is a card that i made combining it with stitching
on the card

Monday, August 23, 2010

NEW RELEASE , blog hop, shopping coupon and chance to win

Welcome to the August new release/bloghop
If you have not come here from Birgit's blog
why not pop back there and check out her
hop posting and leave comment on her post as well.
The hop has a prize of the new release stamps, to
be in the draw to win you have to leave a comment
on each of the design teams blog



Here are the new stamps released today
Spooky Halloween Bugs
Fright Night Bugs
Best Costume Bugs
Magic Spell Bugs
Watermelon Fun Bugs,

Here is a shopping coupon


Now Head over to Ria's blog
REMEMBER to leave comments along the hop
one of the members will have to prize to give away
(which is a secret)

Sneak Peak August release 3

In just a few hours starts the new release bloghop
using the new stamps from Alota rubber stamps
Here is another sneak peak card.
Be sure check back later to join in the hop

Sunday, August 22, 2010

Sneak Peak August release 2

In just a few days Alota Rubber stamp will be
releasing a new set of stamps
Here is my second of the sneak peaks
be sure to check back daily to see them and
come to the hop in a couple of days

Saturday, August 21, 2010

I DID IT! My first automata designed by me

I DID IT!
This is my first design of my own automata.
( I used scal/cricut to cut the pieces)

video
Please tell me what you think

Sneak Peak August release

In just a few days Alota Rubber stamp will be
releasing a new set of stamps
Here is my first of the sneak peaks
be sure to check back daily to see them and
come to the hop in a couple of days

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Paper Automata making to learn 4

I have been busy learning
how to make paper automatas.
I want to make all the ones out of books so i can then
have the knowledge to make some of my own designs
I have now finished making the 4 out of first of the books
I have purchased
Got book from HERE
Pulling the leaver makes the guy lean forward and open arms

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Alota Challenge 41

Over at Alota blog it is time for a Challenge again.
This time it is a Colour Challenge -
Fall Colors- red, yellow, brown, orange, green
hope you want to play along with us!
Use any colors you want but I want to see at
least two of these on your card/project!
You can use any stamps you like to create your project, of course if you have Alota Rubber Stamps we would love to see your projects done with them!!
All you have to do is create a card/project and upload it to your blog and/or to your online Gallery using the keyword Alota41.
Don't forget to go to the BLOG here and link it on Mr Linky so that everyone else can see it.
Hope you have fun with the challenge.You have til the 31th August to complete this challenge, you can enter as many entries as you wish for a better chance of winning!!! You have a chance of winning some wonderful stamps if you card/project is selected randomly from all the entries received.
Here is the prize you could win from Alota Rubber Stamps

Here is a card I made

Paper Automata making to learn 3

I have been busy learning
how to make paper automatas.
I want to make all the ones out of books so i can then
have the knowledge to make some of my own designs
I have now finished making the 4 out of first of the books
I have purchased
Got book from HERE
Turning the handle makes the fish fly and wiggle

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Paper Automata making to learn 2

I have been busy learning
how to make paper automatas.
I want to make all the ones out of books so i can then
have the knowledge to make some of my own designs
I have now finished making the 4 out of first of the books
I have purchased
Got book from HERE
Tapping the thing on side makes the hen peck

Monday, August 16, 2010

Paper Automata making to learn 1

Last week my blog had no posts as i was busy learning
how to make paper automatas.
I want to make all the ones out of books so i can then
have the knowledge to make some of my own designs
I have now finished making the 4 out of first of the books
I have purchased
Got book from HERE
Turning the handle the sheep jump up and down

Sunday, August 15, 2010

Making most out of one stamp (plus shopping coupon)

This weekend Alota rubber stamps turn 15 years old
and to celebrate this they have released this set of wonderful
stamps and also offering 25% off any purchase till the
17th August 2010 by using the coupon code
And yesterday i showed a card using the stamp.
Well today i am showing another card using that same
stamp only this time after stamping the stamp i then
used a small oval die and cut out different parts
to hang on a sizzix die branch









Coupon code

Saturday, August 14, 2010

15 YEARS in Business and shopping coupon

This weekend Alota rubber stamps turn 15 years old
and to celebrate this they have released this set of wonderful
stamps and also offering 25% off any purchase till the
17th August 2010 by using the coupon code



Coupon code

Saturday, August 07, 2010

T'was the night before Christmas

Today i am showing you another of the
new Xmas release stamps from Alota
Snug as a BUG.
Combined with cuttlebug lettering dies,
cuttlebug present die/emboss and
Sizzix candy cane die.
OH and added a few flying bugs
Small bee 2 and shh bug

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Light the way Christmas will soon be here!

Alota Rubber Stamps has released
some Christmas stamps this month
and here is a card I made using the
Bug Candle, combining it with a sizzix holly
die and cuttlebug embossing folder

Monday, August 02, 2010

ALOTA Challenge no 40 "Distressed Card"



A new Alota challenge, make a Distressed Card!
You have full artistic freedom, we would like to see
some
Alota Stamps on your card,
but not necessary.

If you would like to play along all you have to do
is create a card
and upload it to
your blog or to your online Gallery
using the keyword Alota 40.
Don't forget to
Alota Blog and link it on Mr Linky
so that everyone else can see it too.


You have until the 15th August 2010 to enter for your chance to win.


You can win this wonderful prize from
Al
ota Rubber Stamps

Here is a card I made