Monday, 1 December 2014

Christmas card inspiration- Merry Christmas

Good Morning!!! Wowee...now start of December. Christmas really comes very close.
As for this year, my house will not have any Christmas deco, me and my husband decided to skip deco our house this year. Cant find anything that we fancy. Plus nowadays Artificial Christmas tree pretty pricey.
 
Anyway, though my house doesn't have any Christmas deco, my craft room keep rolling creating more Christmas cards, and one of it I share with you today.
 
I am using this cute penny black stamps which I embossed it with clear embossing before coloured it with distress inks. I also added those cute bow that I cut using mama elephant bow dies. I love this dies so much, you will see I keep using them in my few of my Christmas cards

And here is the inside card.
 
Would love to enter this card for
 
Thank you for stopping by
Yenni
 

Thursday, 27 November 2014

Christmas card inspiration : Christmas Peace


Hello...
Good afternoon. Hope you are doing fine.
As for me I will be busy taking care of my dog who went eyes surgery yesterday. The operation went well but has to take care of her intensively. So it will mean less crafting time for me but it is fine, I will still try to still time to craft ^_^
 
So for today card, I finally gave some love to my old magnolia stamps (trees and the snowman)

I love how the trees turn out as side deco. Though it takes a lot of time to colour and cut it but it is worth it ^_^.

I added perfect pearls white and pink on the trees to add some colours on it. Perhaps next time I will use red and white to looks like more to Christmas theme ^_^

And here is the inside card.
 
Would love to enter this card for the following challenges
 
Hope you like what I share with you today :)
 
see you very soon
 
Yenni
 
 


Thursday, 20 November 2014

Christmas card inspiration : Christmas in pink and purple

Hello...
Good afternoon. Hope your day doing well.
As for me I am starting up my exercise activities today by doing some brisk walk and follow by some house chores and a short time to organize my craft stash before I start new project.
 
Lets back to the card. Today I have another Christmas card inspiration and this time I am using sugar Nellie stamps. In my opinion this stamps cuter than magnolia (Magnolia lover please don't get offended ^_^. I am also magnolia lover). I just don't understand that this stamps not as popular as magnolia in Indonesia and Singapore..i wonder why.
 
Anyway, I have coloured her using colour pencils and I keep it pale colour as I want to show pastel look card.

And here is the inside card ^_^
 
Hope you like what I show today.
 
Would love to enter this card for
 
Thank you for visiting my blog.
 
Hope to see you again soon

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Christmas cards inspirtion : Merry Christmas

Good Afternoon!
 
Just a quick post for card that I made recently. How could I not love this cutie stamps for this year Christmas. Bought them last year but I only give them attention this year. bad me bad me.
Arent they so adorable ? They are also easy to colour since does not required many colours
 
This cute elephants image is from Wild Rose Studio which I coloured them use Distress inks (Pumice Stone, Black Soot, Festive Berry, Tattered Rose).
I am so glad that I finally could use those pretty flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts. I seldom make cards with this kind of blue colour so I see this match perfectly...hahaha I am just so elated ^_^ 

And here is the inside card. I like to keep it simple and has ample of space to write message.

Just a side view of the card. I also added liquid pearls on the background.
 
Hope you like what I shared today :)
 
Would love to enter this card for the following challenges :
 
 
Thank you
 
Yenni Natalia

Wednesday, 12 November 2014

Sending sprinkles and smiles

Good Morning
Good day to you all.
I have another Birthday card to share with you. I am still using Mama elephant stamp but I chose the rabbit image instead. Same concept as yesterday cards. I have stamped several rabbits images and cut it out to use as a shaker card filler. 
 
The heart shape felt is cut out using MFT dies. I love how bright and fun this card turn out :) Definitely need to make something similar to this again :)

Just a little close up. all the mini rabbits are fussy cut as I don't have coordinating dies.

And here is the inside card :)
 
Hope you like what I share with you today
 
Hugs
Yenni

Tuesday, 11 November 2014

Happy Birthday with Sprinkles on top

Good morning...
Just a quick share of my card.I created this card few weeks back and only get chance to share with you now :).
 
This card is definitely inside my top 10 favourite cards that I made this year. Love how I come out with the idea making the tiny bear stamp from Mama elephant as part of the shaker card filling :). It takes time to cut them as I don't have the coordinating dies, but i just bought it so perhaps will make some more shaker cards again soon :D.

I love pink but I don't really play with bright tone cardstock. I don't know that the bright pink will look outstanding on all the pastel element.
The word sprinkles is cut using Papertrey ink dies on American craft cardstock.
The filling beads and etc comes together with the dies Sprinkles set.

And here is the closer look of the teddies :).I coloured them use inktense colour pencils.

And here is the inside card.
 
Hope you like what I shared today :)
 
See you very soon
 
Yenni

Monday, 10 November 2014

Wishing you peace,happiness and the warmth of the season

 
Good Morning...
 
Another Christmas card to share today and this time round I am using my old series of Magnolia tilda stamps.
I enjoy to do a Tinchy technique (white emboss the image before colouring). This technique helps me when colouring with distress inks. I am pretty bad with anything related to water T_T.
By the way do you think my handmade Christmas tree acceptable ? heheh...I made it use some mini tinsel and do a zig zag folds before I glue it to the card. I also added stars embellishment and dew drops on it.
 
Here is the side few of the cards

And of course I must deco the inside card. The sentiment from Stampendous.
 
I am thinking to join this cards for the following challenges...hope to get chance to win :
 
Thank you for stopping by
 
Hope to see you again very soon here
Yenni

Sunday, 9 November 2014

Christmas card inspiration : Loving this holiday anya ^_^

Hello...Back with another Christmas card.
I just noticed that I have made Christmas card faster than I blog therefore I have 44 drafts in my blog. Oh Em Gee...hhehehhe....
 
Anyway I will try to do a quick share of my Christmas cards every another day ^_^
So for today I have a Holiday Anya that I finally get chance to play with her. I coloured her with my inktense pencils and blend it with sansodor. A little pale look when I coloured it but that is what i want to achieve ^_^
 
Merry Christmas sentiment from hero arts.
 
And here is the inside card.
Sweet and pastel card for Christmas definitely my type!
 
Would love to enter this card for the following challenge :
 
That is all from me.
hope to see you you again here
 
Yenni
 

Friday, 7 November 2014

Merry Christmas use penny black stamps

 
Hello everyone. Finally Friday is here and I have another Christmas card to share with you.
This time I have decided to play with my all time favourite stamp brand : Penny Black!
Coloured the teddy use inktense pencils and blend it with water. You can see that there are lines on the image that is because of the paper that I use. I am using canson watercolour for this image, But to be honest I love bockingford paper more. Due to Bockingford paper so expensive, I have to look watercolour paper that more savvy for my pockets ^_^
 
For the pattern papers, I use echo park brand. I love this pattern papers so much and I left with few strips and some odd shapes. Until now I still haven't completely finished this pattern papers.
By the way, don't you love the sparkling gold colour strip over there ? that one from AC glitter cardstock. the only glitter cardstock that worth to spend my dollar. I chose gold two tones


And of course..i must deco the inside card. Merry Christmas sentiment from Hero arts which I stamp use versafine ink.
 
would love to enter this card for the following challenges :
 
thank you for stopping by.
See you again soon
 
Yenni
 

Thursday, 6 November 2014

Christmas cards using LOTV

Hello...
 
Just a quick post for today.
I have 2 cards to share use LOTV stamps. It is so sad when I heard that this will be the last challenge LOTV will hold. I love their stamps and just got chance to play again with it recently. I wish one fine day they will bring the challenge back again. Anyway for the last challenge will be  Merry Christmas so I have made 2 cards using angels from LOTV stamps. I love their angels collections :)
 
 
 
as mentioned ^_^ would love to join this card for the
 
have a great day :)
 
Yenni Natalia


 

Monday, 3 November 2014

Baby Boy card use LOTV and echo park paper

 
Good afternoon.^_^ It is Monday and I know some of you dislike Monday. I am blessed to be able to stay at home as a home maker at this moment ^_^ All thanks to my hubby who makes this thing possible. Being a home maker is not as relax as i and probably you think. There are lots of things to do when especially I have pets ( 2 birds and a dog that all of them need extra attention as they are unwell), hubby and myself who sensitive to dust.
 
In addition , I have been busy with keep constantly making cards to sell or just to send out. ^_^
Being blessed with some awesome customers be it new or frequent customers makes my life more beautiful and meaningful ^_^. Thank you so much for your support by purchasing my cards.
 
So today i will be sharing one of my card that i created for my customer. It is a baby boy card ^_^
 
The image from LOTV which i coloured using colouring pencils. I also decided to play with my stampendous chunky embossing powder to soften the oval edges. A little postage stamping on the side to use hero arts stamp.
 
I hope whoever receive the card will be delighted ^_^
 
that is all from me today.
 
Hope to see you again very soon ^_^
 
Yenni Natalia

Sunday, 2 November 2014

Merry Christmas use penny black mimi stamp

 
 Good Morning, what a beautiful sunday ^_^
Hope you are doing well ? I am doing great.

By the way some of my friends approached me and said that my blog now taken over by some stranger blog that present some movie stuffs. I apologize for that inconvenience, I am not sure why too. More over I understand that you cant delete the old blog :(. That must be very annoying.
So here is the new blog address : I added extra s behind the scrapcollector.
www.scrapcollectors.blogspot.com

I planned to change the address permanently but due to I just created a chop for my card "shop" so I decided to delay the change.

Move on to the card, Today I have a Christmas pink card by request of one of my customer. I love how this thing turn out. it looks so sweet ^_^.
 
Image is from Penny Black stamp which I coloured her with prisma colour pencils. A simple colouring as I need to clear my card orders soonest possible. Need to take a break from crafting a while. pretty tired :(
By the way don't you love the heart shape dies ? those are from Simon says stamps. I decided to get it earlier, just in case it is out of stock when it near valentine.
 
And here is the inside card. A must for me to deco the inside card ^_^
 
That is it from me. Hope you have a great day! ^_^
 
would love to enter this card for
 
 
 
 
Hugs
Yenni 
 
 


Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Wishing you all the Joy of Christmas season


Hello..just a quick update here ^_^ I have been busy with some orders lately so I don't really have time to blog.
By the way Christmas is really approaching soon, have you made some Christmas cards for your loved one ?
I have one today to share with you, perhaps this could be use as a inspiration.
Image from LOTV and coloured it with inktense pencils. 

I love when I could use up old papers to make card. This pretty pattern paper is from Echo park, I think year 2012. Oh my..i have this pp for 2 years yet I have not finished using it.

And here is the side few of the cards.

and of course not forgetting to deco the inside card too ^_^
 
Would love to enter this card for the awesome LOTV challenge anything goes
Hope to have chance to win this time round
 
Hope to see you again very soon
 
Yenni
 

Sunday, 19 October 2014

Merry Christmas Use LOTV James Deck The Halls

 
 Hello, Just few weeks from Christmas and Who is the excited one? Me!
 I am so excited but also a little worry because this year I will be sending quite a lot of Christmas cards so I just hope to have a little extra time and tons of idea flowing to my head. Pinterest has always be my best friend

But as for today I have another card use LOTV Stamp called James Deck the Halls to share with you.
He is so cute and sadly it is retired recently. I am not sure if there are stock left. If there is you better grab him! :)
 
I had so much fun when colouring him. This image specifically is my favourite. Isn't he totally adorable to act as a Christmas tree ? By the way I am not sure if you notice it, but my blog address change slightly. I have added extra s in the word scrapcollector. That is because somehow someone has taken over my old blog address :(.
 
Ok that is all from me today. I am going to have my dinner now :)
Enjoy your day
 
I would love to enter this card for
 
See you very soon!


Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Merry Christmas LOTV Teddy

Hello...
I am sorry for being away for a very long time. I am feeling down lately after my favourite grandmother passed away recently and I couldn't visit her for her last departure.
I have not really in the mood of crafting cards but since there are orders therefore I will just go on with it. Thanks God for He gave me His strength to me and I could pass that sad moment, however somehow I am still being attack with loneliness for some reasons :(.
 Anyway I believe I should be able to pass this trial too.
 
Now to the card, this card has created long time ago but have had chance to share.  
This cutie teddy from LOTV and I think it is now under discontinued items, so if you like it then better grab it :) he is so cute...
 
that is all for today.
 
Thank you for stopping by
 
Hugs
Yenni Natalia
 
 

Wednesday, 17 September 2014

Holiday Cheer with LOTV stamp


Good morning! ^^
Beautiful day as always in Singapore but a little experience with haze but all still fine. Sun still shine so bright, bird still chirping happily ^_^ Grateful for everything :)
 
In the next few days I will be sharing more Christmas card. I think I still have 4 more cards with Teddy Bear from LOTV. ^_^ Today I bring you another type of fold. Ok I don't know what fold is this card...(again i forgot) :D. 
So here is the overall look.
Teddy is from LOTV  called James bear box of decoration. I coloured her with colour pencils and use signo ball white gell pen to add some dots on his body. Added some green leaves cut use magnolia dies to create some interest on the main image. Bits of stars here and there and also gold corner design that I cut from gold colour paper use MFT dies.

So we have seen the main page, so when you flip the page with teddy on it, it will looks like this.

And last flip will reveal the inside page :)
 
Hope you like what I shared with you today :)
 
Yenni Natalia

Tuesday, 16 September 2014

Happy graduation card use Mimi from penny black stamp

 Hello...good afternoon and welcome back. A little late today for the blog post but today I have pretty pink card to with you. This card made as a request from one of my customers...yay.. glad that she come back again ^_^

Pretty lots of bits and pieces in here. For the image is from Penny black stamp which I coloured her with copic markers. The word happy is from PTI and I stamped using versa magic aqua splash and PTI sweet blush. I then cut the sentiment with coordinating dies from papertrey ink.
 
Here is the side view. I love the stars rhinestone. It is my very old stash but wow, it still amaze me ^_^. I should have bought more since it is not so pricey, about SGD 5.90.

And as always, I need to deco the inside card. The sentiments from hero arts stamp.
 
It would be a missed if I don't let the card follow some of the challenge below :
 
To Francesca, I have emailed you ^_^ please see if the email has reached you :) thank you so much for you sweet comments. it really made my day :) hugs to you
 
Yenni Natalia
 

Monday, 15 September 2014

The Most Wonderful Time of the year use LOTV James balancing Act

                    Hello, I am back with another Christmas card today and I have coloured LOTV James Balancing Act. So adorable!!

As usual I coloured him with my colour pencils and blend it with sansodor.
Use plenty of remaining Echo park Christmas pattern papers. The gold corner I used MFT dies to cut the gold colour paper.

And here it is  the opening. I love it!!!!
 
Hope you like it too. Just give it a try. Pretty easy, just fold the front cover into two to create a Z fold ^_^
 
Would love to enter this card for the following challenges :
Crafting while we can - Christmas comes early
As you like it challenge- fav rubber stamp and why.
For this year Christmas, LOTV will be my fav brand of rubber stamps and especially James the bear collections. He is just so cute and most of all easy to colour ^_^
 
Yenni

Saturday, 13 September 2014

They say it's your birthday...Hip hip hooray


Good Morning ! Beautiful day as always..^_^ and I am grateful for that.
Following yesterday post, Finally my customer said she has received the package. yay! that makes me totally happy. ^_^ waving hello Eliza if you read this blog ^_^ and hope you have a great day !
 
As for today card I have a very happy image from Penny Black stamp birthday joy which I coloured with artist colour pencils. Isn't she so cute and in the celebration mood ? I coloured her based on the pattern paper colour pallet to makes everything match. The cake from Hero arts stamp which also I coloured with colour pencils.
The pattern paper that I used for this card is from Theresa Collins nine and co. Must buy! ^_^ 
As a final touches for the front page card, I scattered few sequins.


and of course, inside card must be decorated ^_^. I stamped the image use versa fine ink vintage sephia.
 
Would love to enter this card for the following challenges :
7kids college challenge blog- anything goes
 
Hope you like what I shared today. See you very soon.
 
Yenni
 

Friday, 12 September 2014

Building your own background use PTI stamps - Happy Vacation

Good morning. Beautiful day here in Singapore but I am a little sad now.
One of my customers who order customized card from me said that she has not received her card up to now. I have actually sent it on Monday morning and usually by Wednesday or Thursday she should have received it. Though I always state in my shop that I am not responsible if the items lost but I am still feeling sad. Those are my handmade cards and it took me hours to make them. :(
 I guess I am as sad and anxious as her. What should I do now? I feel guilty though I am not supposedly feel too as I stated I am not responsible.
 
While now still dragging my feeling, I still would like to share this happy colour card with you ^_^.
Today card was inspired by sweet Annette Allen  from my clever creations. She has a lot of awesome cards in her blog that totally worth your time to visit :) You will certainly back with some ideas.
 
My mojo went for walk this few days but it got back when I saw she posted her card in here .
Thank you Annette for the inspiration.
 
So to create my own background, I decided to pick one of my stamp from PTI called Pack your back.
I stamped various design of luggage use Adirondack peach bellini, PTI limeade ice, hero arts soft sand. As I never use the stamp before, I never take precaution that on the first few stamps, the ink didn't stick well. My hubby convinced me that it look vintage with those faded ink so go on. ^_^.

After I finished building my background, it is time for the main feature. I stamp 2 luggage and hand cut them and layer them one after another. For the flowers, I used rosie possied stamps set with soft sand ink and added a little glitter on it.  For final touch I added few sequins to fill up the empty space.

And her is the inside card ^_^. I love to deco inside card.
 
Would love to enter some awesome challenge blog
Simon says stamp- build your own background
 
Hope you like what I shared with you today. Have a great Friday!
 
Yenni Natalia
 



Thursday, 11 September 2014

Building your own backrground use PTI - Congratulations on your special day

Good morning...
Back with another card today. This time round pretty simple and it is just about stamps and paper.
I am still learning how to align stamp to create a pretty background use Papertrey ink stamp. If you notice the background some out shapes and even never ink properly. Not sure why to be honest :D. But anyway, I am still happy with the final result ^_^.
 
For this card, I am using only one stamp set from PTI which is called Rosie posie and also mama elephant stamp water blooms.
 
For the rose, I stamped the image use sweet blush ink from PTI and for the second layer I use distress ink worn lipstic. As for the leaves I use limeade ice ink from papertrey ink. Place bit of sequins here and there otherwise too flat ^_^. The butterfly cut use CC design dies.
As for the honeycombs design. for the First layer (the biggest honeycomb) I used sweet blush follow by soft sand hero arts ink. For the inner part (the smallest honeycomb shape) again I use sweet blush.

And here is the inside card ^_^
 
Hope you like what I share today. Tips : use non texture cardstock when doing this kind of stamping otherwise will be slightly uneven the image like what I have in my card.
 
Would love to enter this card for the following challenge -
Simon says stamp- build your own background
Papertake weekly- repeat repeat (flowers, honeycomb,sentiments)
 
Happy crafting and have a good day :)
 
Yenni Natalia