Crazy Crafters’ Blog Hop with Special Guest Bibi Cameron

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Welcome to the Crazy Crafters’ Blog Hop with special guest Bibi Cameron. Bibi hails from Columbia but now lives in Scotland. She is a Design Team member for the Global Design Project Challenge blog and the TGIF Challenge blog. Her style is bold, bright and fun, and she has a legion of fans worldwide. You can check out Bibi’s blog by clicking on her picture.

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We are each CASEing (Copying and Selectively Editing) one of Bibi’s designs today. It was a hard decision to make as she has so many gorgeous projects on her blog, but this one caught my eye:

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I love the look of watercoloured cards, and despite being a novice at it, I’ve been itching to try out a new stamp set from the Holiday Catalogue that is perfect for this technique – the Merry Mice Stamp Set. I liked Bibi’s use of a neutral coloured card base, the random splatters of ink over the background, and the way the twine is held in place by the little notches, so my card has similar elements too.

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My card base is Kraft cardstock and my splatters are made by flicking the tip of my gold Wink of Stella glitter brush. In retrospect, I probably should have chosen a different colour for this little guy’s jumper as it’s a bit too close to the green leaves of the branch. But I’m sure I’ll be colouring him again – he is SO CUTE!!!

To continue along the hop, select the person next on the list after me, Gail Davidson, to see all the marvellous creations from Bibi and the rest of the Crazy Crafters. But before you go, if you like my design, I’d love it if you could take the time to leave a comment to let me know!

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28 Responses

  1. Bibi

    your words make my heart smile. I have worked so hard to share creativity and I’m so glad to see your sweet card Gail . You have made the sketch pop up with this cute creation. The green jumper is just perfect colour I wouldn’t change it. 🙂 TFS. x Bibi

  2. Kirsten Aitchison

    This mouse is adorable. What a super cute Christmas card. Love how your twine is held in place with the notches – looks great.

  3. Kim Oliver

    What is it about this stamp set, it makes me go Aaaaaw every time! This is no different Gail, I love your colouring. Super cute 🙂

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