Dream Big – Little Treasures

Hi Everyone, it is nice to be back with a post and inspiration using this gorgeous collection – “Little Treasures” which features balloons and bunnies in wonderful pastel colours, just perfect for your precious baby photo’s.

Products Used: P2930 x 2 Sweet Dreams|P2933 x 1 Baby Steps|P2932 x 2 Cuddles|CT982 Little Treasures Collectables|CD301 Snow Kaiser Card

Other Products Used: Coordinating cotton|Gold Rhinestones

These are such beautiful papers to work with, I love layering up my base for my layout and add some colour coordinating stitching.

I layered my photo of Merley onto a centre circle of snow Kaiser Card and made a frill around the edge.

These papers were great for fussy cutting, I had so much fun and it is very relaxing, I did have to use more than one of the same paper, but think it was worth it.

I also like to layer up the fussy cut elements to give height.


I use foam pads in between all the layers – to finish I added a little gold bling to the centres of the flowers.

Thank you for stopping by, I hope you have been inspired by my layout. you can find the Instructions here.

I look forward to seeing your creations using this beautiful collection over on the Kaisercraft Corner Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/groups/kaisercraftcorner/

Happy Scrapping!!!

Chrissy

xXx

Precious Memories – Amethyst

Hi Everyone, today I am sharing with you a layout I’ve created using the gorgeous Amethyst Kaisercraft collection. I love the beautiful purples and wonderful floral illustrations in this collection.

Kaisercraft products: CD339 Eggplant Kaisercard x 2|CD301 Snow Kaisercard x 2|P2910 Mistique|P2912 Opal x 2|P2917 Full Moon x 3|CT980 Collectables|CS379 Sunkissed Stamp Set|SB713 Pearl Pearls|


Other Products: DMC Stranded Purple Cotton, Black ink Pad.

What a beautiful range – I wanted to show off the beautiful flowers from the collection, I loved fussy cutting and layering them up, I like to use foam pads to give height.

My layout also features colour coordinating hand stitching.

my photo’s were arranged in the centre, I layered up three of the same photo for added detail.

To finish, I added butterflies, pearls and tiny butterflies from the collectable pack.

I look forward to seeing your creations using this beautiful collection over on Kaiser Corner: https://www.facebook.com/groups/kaisercraftcorner/

You can download instructions for my layout here

Stay safe everyone and keep crafting!!!

Hugs,

Chrissy xXx

Pure Bliss

We are well into summer here in New Zealand and what better way to celebrate those lovely summer days with a lovely tropical and bright collection – Sunkissed. It just oozes summer! Here is my layout I created with this collection

Kaisercraft products used: P2901 Pina Colada; P2905 Long Island; P2907 Pineapple Sour; P2908 Tutti Fruitt; CT979 Collectables; CD328 Kaisercard Magenta; CD366 Kaisercard Jungle

P2905 Long Island paper is used as the base page for my layout, matting my photo with the Magenta and Jungle cardstock before placing this on my page. I then built up the top left flower cluster using a mix of the collectables and fussy cut images from P2908 Tutti Frutti, placing my photo just under the leaves.

At the right bottom corner of my photo I then placed the fussy cut Toucan image from P2907 Pineapple Sour with thick foam tape, and then layered this up with fussy cut images from P2908 Tutti Frutti and the collectables.

The butterfly is from the collectables and I have added foam tape under the wings for dimension. I have then finished off adding the tags from the collectables “Perfect Day, Pure Bliss and the tag off the photo “Feeling a little bit Tropical”. The wording at the bottom of the page is the cut off strip from the P2901 Pina Colada paper.

This Sunkissed Collection can be found at Kaisercraft, along with all their other collections here.

Thank you for visiting, have a lovely week!

Favourite Day

Good morning how are you? Well I always joke about needing more time….. we are lucky as its a leap year and we have another 24 hrs…..what are you planning to do with your extra time? Myself I am here to finish off the month with a layout using the amazing Native Breeze.

You can download a PDF file HERE and if you want to follow along you can do so with a Process Video HERE

PRODUCTS USED:
 
PAPERS: NATIVE BREEZE Collection: P2856 Banksia Bouquet, P2858 Gum Leaves, P2860 Eucalyptus, P2861 Native Flock, P2862 Sundown, SK824 Sticker Sheet,

To start this layout I knew that I wanted the eucalyptus pattern to be further down the page to to move it I chopped off the bottom 3rd and then uses some of that to rip layers to add to the top…..

When sticking the strips down dont go to nuts with the tape because you want to add all the native flowers and fussy cutting in between those layers.

So have fun with your extra 24 hours and till next time have a creative day xxxxx

Trampoline fun!!

Hi Everyone, today I am sharing with you a layout I’ve created using the stunning – Native Breeze collection this range features a bold & striking colour palette and beautiful life-like imagery of banksia, protea & gum leaves – which I have fussy cut and arranged around my photo.

Products Used: Native Breeze – P2856 Banksia Bouquet|P2858 Gum Leaves|P2860 Eucalyptus|P2863 Flowering|

Kaisercraft Products: CD342 Shadow Kaisercard|CD328 Magenta Kaisercard|KM125 Candy Kaisermist|KM129 Navy Kaisermist|

Other Products: Pink & Navy DMC thread

After fussy cutting loads of flowers & leaves from the Gum Leaves, flowering and Banksia Bouquet papers, I then made my base I also hand stitched in two coordinating colours and added my photo.

I then started to arrange all those beautiful fussy cut embellishments around my photo, in the bottom right hand corner.

…..and top left hand corner. To give height I added foam pads to some of the flowers, I also like to curl them, I think this adds extra interest and dimension

I love this photo of my daughter, she always had so much fun on her trampoline, we captured this lovely image of her in mid air. Even though this is an Australian themed collection, I think it can be used with all sorts of photo’s.

To finish off my layout I dotted about some fun words

I hope I have inspired you to use this beautiful collection……it works with all sorts of photo’s. I look forward to seeing your creations over on Kaiser Corner.

You can download my instructions here

Happy Crafting Everyone, see you next time

Chrissy Tingey

xXx

Lily & Moss – Live in the Moment

Hi Everyone, today on the blog I am sharing with you a layout I’ve created using the beautiful Lily & Moss Collection – the range features pretty pinks & greens and a variety of textures with an artistic feel.

Products used: Lily & Moss Collection|P2883 Pink Plaster|P2886 Flicker|P2887 Flora|P2888 Whirl|P2890 Primary|P2891 Circular x 2
KC Products: SK823 Sticker Book |CT977 Collectables |CD Thyme Kaisercard|DD3352 Lily Decorative Die|RS402 Island Lagoon Rhinestones

Other: Green DMC thread

Once all the base layers were cut to size and matted together I then start to fussy cut all the beautiful flowers and butterflies. If you don’t have enough from the papers, check out the sticker book & collectable packs – I stuck the stickers onto paper then fussy cut around them – I also cut the white edges from the collectables.

I also fussy cut the frames from the P2891 Circular paper, hand stitched around them and layered these onto the base papers

There are so many beautiful flowers in this collection and along with the Lily Decorative Die, I arranged these around my black and white photo.

To give some height to the flowers and embellishments I use foam pads

I love the P2888 Whirl paper, it looks great behind the frames and the stitching & black butterflies finish off the layout.

I hope I have inspired you to use this beautiful collection and look forward to seeing your creations over on Kaisercraft Corner – you can also purchase the Lily & Moss collection here

You can download my instructions here for the layout

Happy crafting – see you soon

Chrissy Tingey

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Moments

Good morning how are you? Nothing like kicking off the New Year with some new collection and feeling inspired….. what inspires you?

I am here with this months new and only collection Lily and Moss……

This collection has amazing soft pink and green tones with some stunning floral features.

For me its all about the layers and adding some fussy cutting in between those layers also. So to see how this layout was created you can follow the process video HERE. And download a PDF HERE.

To be able to add things into the layers dont add a lot of tapes or glues to the edges this allows you to add things and it gives it a freer look.

Add banners from the sticker book to add different details to your layers and finish off with a Curios.

Till next time have a creative day.

Challenge #14 – Stitching

Hi Everyone, welcome to Challenge Corner No: #14 – Stitching!!! I don’t know if you have noticed but I love stitching on my projects, especially my layouts, you can colour match the threads to your beautiful papers and I also find it very relaxing. The “Oh Happy Day’ is a fabulous collection for adding stitching with all those pretty bright coloured papers, so I used some bright red thread which stands out on the beautiful blue paper. So come on, show me your projects with some added stitching, it can be hand stitching or machine. I am so looking forward to seeing your lovely stitched creations.

Kaisercraft Products Used: Oh Happy Day Collection: P2892 Time to Party|P2893 Fire Crackers|P2899 100’s & 1000’s|P2898 Party Popper|CS376 Clear Stamp Set

Other Products: CD330 Bloom Kaisercard|CD302 Coal Kaisercard|CD323 Coral Kaisercard|DD650 Fancy Doily Die|EF253 Streamers Embossing Folder|CS372 Paint Splatter Texture Stamp|SB793 Black Pearls

As this collection is about celebration and parties I wanted to create a fun, bright explosion of colour on my layout, my photo was taken at my daughters Birthday party, she was having so much fun, she didn’t see us snapping away, I love her expression!!!!

The coordinating stamp set is just so much fun, I’m not sure what you call them, but stamped and fussy cut the little flower type stamp on some of the Kaiser card, they made great centres to the Doily Die cut outs and I also added some around my layout to give little pops/explosions of colour.

You can download the instructions for my layout here

So this Challenge is all about Stitching –

A Design Team member will choose two submissions just before the next challenge starts which will be on the 4th January 2020 – so you could be in with a chance to win a collection pack.

For your chance to win upload a photo of your project to the KAISERCRAFT CORNER facebook group with the hashtag #KCCHALLENGE14STITCHING and add the photo to the CHALLENGE #14 Photo Album (this needs to be done for your entry to count) Good luck everyone and I look forward to seeing all your stitched projects.

Challenge #13 Winners In no particular order ……

Anne Brawn Miller

I love the way all the strips of paper have been layered up under the photo and the placement of the clusters in the top left hand corner and bottom right hand corner are just beautiful!!! Well done Anne!!

Julie Schinkel

There are so many fabulous layers and clusters in this layout, it is just beautiful!!!

Well done ladies your layouts are stunning!!

Can the winners please contact Danka via email at – danka.e@kaisercraft.com.au – with your address and what number challenge winners you are… thank you. You can see other entries in this challenge over on the Kaisercraft Corner facebook page in the album section of the group.

Happy Crafting Everyone!!!

Chrissy Tingey xXx

Grand Bazaar – Thankful for you

Hi Everyone, Chrissy here with my first project for December using the gorgeous & exotic “Grand Bazaar” collection. I love the bright rich colours in this collection and the flowers on the “Boho Paisley” paper were just perfect for fussy cutting.

Kaisercraft Products Used: Grand BazaarP2866 Folklore|P2867 Ceramic Tiles x3|P2868 Boho Paisley x 2|FL662 Flourish Pack|

Other Products Used: SB793 Black Pearls|CD324 Crimson Kaisercard|Red Thread for sewing

I used the Crimson Kaisercard for my base, I love adding coordinating card stock as a frame for my layouts. On top of this I matted the reverse side of the “Folklore” paper and added bright red hand stitching. On top of this I matted the mustard side of the “Ceramic Tiles” paper (with more stitching) I fussy cut all the tiles from another piece of the “Ceramic Tiles” paper.

I picked out the tiles from the paper with mainly the dark blues & reds on them. The Wooden flourishes make great titles, I coloured the “Thankful for you” Flourish using black and yellow ink pads.

I fussy cut the flowers from the “Boho Paisley” paper and arranged them around my photo, I love the detail on these flowers

This layout has lots of height, I love using foam pads to some of the fussy cut flowers to achieve this. I also like to curl and shape them.

I loved using this beautiful collection and hope i have inspired you to have a play – and look forward to seeing your creations using it over on Kaiser Corner.

You can find this beautiful collection and other Kaisercraft products over on the Kaisercraft website

You can download my instructions here

See you soon, happy crafting!!!

Chrissy Tingey

Lady Like – So Talented

I love the feminine feel and delicate florals in this this beautiful collection and the combination of dainty pinks and green – and isn’t the “Rose” paper just gorgeous, perfect for fussy cutting. I had a photo in mind for my layout, my daughter & I attended a Peaky Blinders festival, I am so proud of her as she completely re-designed an over sized vintage mens outfit to fit herself.

Kaisercraft Products Used: P2874 Rose|P2876 Jessica|P2877 Elsie|P2878 Delores|P2879 Gertrude|CD331 Tutu Kaisercard|CS374 Clear Stamp Lady Like|SB777 Black Rhinestones

Other Products Used: DMC Green Thread|Black Ink Pad

I started to assemble the base of my layout using Elsie & Jessica papers and Tutu Kaisercard.

I love stitching on my layouts and projects, so after punching along two edges of the Jessica and Tutu Kaisercard I then stitched along the punched edges.

The coordinating stamp set is just so beautiful, I love the lace borders so stamped, fussy cut and stitched along the edges then added these to the layout.

How relaxing is fussy cutting, I couldn’t resist fussy cutting all those beautiful flowers from the two Rose papers.

I arranged all the beautiful fussy cut Roses around my photo, in the top right hand corner.

……….and bottom left hand corner.

I used foam pads to give some height and dimension

……and stamped and fussy cut the pretty little butterflies from the coordinating stamp set to add extra interest

This beautiful collection and other Kaisercraft products can be find here:

If you want to re-create my layout you can find and download the instructions here

I hope I have inspired you to create something beautiful with this stunning collection, I look forward to seeing your creations over on the Kaisercraft Corner facebook page.

Until next time – Happy Crafting!!!

Chrissy T. xXx