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ARTS, BELLYDANCING, CRAFTS
BELLYDANCING, ARTS, CRAFTS
CRAFTS, BELLYDANCING, ARTS

whichever order I put them in, these are my passion!

... all from my little home studio in Durban, on the east coast of sunny South Africa!

"I used to think that anyone doing anything weird was weird. I suddenly realized that anyone doing anything weird wasn't weird at all and it was the people saying they were weird that were weird." -- Paul McCartney









Tuesday, September 2, 2014

NEW RELEASE TUESDAY AT BUGABOO STAMPS


I simply love Bugaboo Stamps' gorgeous flower images, and the one featured on my card above is one of the new releases in the store today.

I coloured it using alcohol markers and a white gel pen:


I created my card using the following

white cs card base
black cs mats
cream cs with birthday (negative) sentiment cut on Silhouette Cameo (gem embellishment)
Stickles on the insects' wings

Thank for visiting today.

lUv'n hggz
Jen Leeflang
DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA


Monday, September 1, 2014

DIGISTAMPS 4 JOY :: NEW RELEASE :: MISTERI'S SECRET

Four more of my drawings are now available as new releases in the Digistamps 4 Joy store today, and I have used one of them on this card:


The image is called

MISTERI'S SECRET

and I have used alcohol markers for the colouring:




This digital image (300 dpi) comes in a ZIP file, with both a JPEG (white background) and a PNG (transparent background) file format, or as a hand-coloured image 

Misteri's secretMisteri's secret (coloured)

To create my card, I used the following from my hoarded stash:

white cs base
pink and blue cs mats
pink/blue checked dp
diecut border with sewn on sequins and pearl beads
satin ribbon and bow
glittery sentiment





Thanks for visiting my blog today.

luv’n huggz
Jen Leeflang
DURBAN



DIGISTAMPS 4 JOY :: NEW RELEASE :: CATCH IT

Four more of my drawings are now available as new releases in the Digistamps 4 Joy store today, and I have used one of them on this card:



The image is called

CATCH IT

and I have used alcohol markers for the colouring:




This digital image (300 dpi) comes in a ZIP file, with both a JPEG (white background) and a PNG (transparent background) file format, or as a hand-coloured image

Catch ItCatch It (coloured)

To create my card, I used the following from my hoarded stash:

white cs base 
green cs mat


die cut butterfly with pearl embellishment
computer printed sentiment
corner diecut with pearls
flowers

Thanks for visiting my blog today.


luv’n huggz
Jen Leeflang
DURBAN



DIGISTAMPS 4 JOY :: NEW RELEASE :: LIL HI-TOP

Four more of my drawings are now available as new releases in the Digistamps 4 Joy store today, and I have used one of them on this card:



The image is called

LIL HI-TOP

and I have used alcohol markers for the colouring:





This digital image (300 dpi) comes in a ZIP file, with both a JPEG (white background) and a PNG (transparent background) file format, or as a hand-coloured image 


Lil Hi-TopLil Hi-Top (coloured) Girl

To create my card, I used the following from my hoarded stash:

white cs base
pink cs mats
striped dp
diecut with sewn on sequins and beads
flowets with pearl centres
peel of sentiment
ribbon bow


Thanks for visiting my blog today.


luv’n huggz
Jen Leeflang
DURBAN
SOUTH AFRICA  



DIGISTAMPS 4 JOY :: NEW RELEASE :: LIL HI-TOP (BOY)

Four more of my drawings are now available as new releases in the Digistamps 4 Joy store today, and I have used one of them on this card:



The image is called

LIL HI-TOP

and I have used alcohol markers for the colouring:


This digital image (300 dpi) comes in a ZIP file, with both a JPEG (white background) and a PNG (transparent background) file format, or as a hand-coloured image 


Lil Hi-TopLil Hi-Top (coloured) Boy
To create my card, I used the following from my hoarded stash:

white cs base
blue cs mat
polka dot dp
satin ribon and bow
snail button
digi sentiment

Thanks for visiting my blog today.



luv’n huggz
Jen Leeflang
DURBAN
SOUTH AFRICA  



Friday, August 29, 2014

FREEBIE FRIDAY WITH BUGABOO STAMPS

It's Friday ... yes, Freebie Friday at Bugaboo Stamps, and this is my project with this week's freebie, called Flamingo Sand 2.


I coloured the image with alcohol markers:


The recipe is computer printed.

I used the following for my card:

white cs bse
pink cs mats
printed dp
pink satin ribbon bow
pink gems

Thanks for visiting today.

luv'n huggz
Jen Leeflang
DURBAN
SOUTH AFRICA




Thursday, August 28, 2014

LIGHTHOUSES AT THE OUTLAWZ


Th Twisted Thursday challenge  at The Outlawz is anything goes/lighthouse and my card features the image, "Light House" from Bugaboo Stamps

Also used on my card are:

red cs mat
punch to round corners
image coloured with alcohol markers
gems

thanks for visiting

luv'n huggz
Jen Leeflang
DURBAN
SOUTH AFRICA

I would like to enter these challenges: