Friday, October 28, 2016

October is nearly over.......

Hi There

Thanks for joining me for another Bizzy Becs Design team post. well October is almost
over, this year has gone so fast.

Today I would like to share with you a Birthday Card that I have made using some really great new 
products that Bec ordered in for me.

Spring has felt like it would never get here so I thought I would make a bright and
colourful card for a friends birthday.

The background and stamped image have been watercoloured using both watercolour pans and Pencils from the Prima range and I have
added a few details with dimensional drops and simple layering.

Supplies used: 
Stamp: Penny Black - Collage Of Wishes.
Dies: Memory box- Stitched Layered Squares
Lawn Fawn -  Everyday Sentiment Banners
Frantic Stamper_ Double Diamond Card Panel
Prima watercolour Pencils - The Basics and Soft Neutrals

Thanks for stopping by.
 Now don't forget to go have a look at Bizzy Becs online store
as you still have some time to take advantage of the Super Saver Discounts

Mandy x

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Wish Big with Lou

Hi, Lou  here to today to share my Bizzy Bec's DT project with you.

For this card I aimed to make a quick and easy shaker card,  ummmmmm, so didn't turn out that way.
I will share a tip with you that I learnt this week as I decided to change.  DO NOT use mono glue or Tacky glue for shaker cards.  It does not dry properly and remains sticky or tacky.  So your sequins will stick to any of the mono or tacky glue that has slipped out from the layers.

I ended up taking my card to pieces and salvaging the image to start again.

Here is the finished card....

All the items I used that are available from Bec's are pre-order.
Product from Bizzy Bec's with links.....

Penny Black Wish Big clear stamp set (which is on special at the moment with free shipping in Australia)

I coloured my image with Letraset Promarkers.

Thanks loads for dropping by

Saturday, October 22, 2016

winter get together

aNNie here sharing a bit of inspiration for you.

The goods I am using are available on order in store.
Pre-0rder, Spellbinders...Elegant Ovals
Pre-Order, Dee's Distinctively Dies.....Ponderosa Sprig
Pre-Order, Dee's Distinctively Dies.....Berry Springs
Poppystamps...Merry and Bright die

Can't find what you want? Contact
Bizzy Bec and she will try and
get it in for you

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Joy Flight

Hello Fellow Crafters
Today I thought I'd make a man's card and create a scene.

How I made the card:
The blue background was achieved by sponging with a cloud stencil.
Grassy area I used green cardstock sponged a little and for the hills:
Memory Box - Golf club Landscape (I cut the flag off and added a couple more trees).
Die Namics - Rolling Hills
Memory Box - Puffy Clouds (sponged)
Frantic Stamper - Bi Plane
Memory Box - Flying Birds (BB used to have them)
One bird is from Impression Obsession - Sea Birds
Happy Birthday from PoppyCraft dies - Happy Birthday Balloon
I drew and coloured and cut the rocks out and pasted them.
Enjoy your week and happy crafting.
Hugs Carol

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Elizabeth Crafts Design - Thinking of You

Hullo there everyone, Shaz here! Time to share with you another DT post. Trying the use of positive and negative of a word die again. I have two of these beautiful dies by Quietfire design for Elizabeth Crafts - one is a Happy birthday and the other is Thinking of you! I love these dies, because they are calligraphic and they cut so beautifully!

First card is using the negative space
1. Adhered the black background onto a sheet of double sided tape, added the floating black pieces in middle of letters I had saved when I cut the die.
2. Added the Cosmic Shimmer gilding flakes, Egyptian gold, pressing it well into sticky backed paper.
3. Then die cut a gold Spellbinder Gold Labels Four die (not on site but available from Bec, her Spellbinders are amazing prices!).
4. Embossed the black label with the same die to get the outline to hand cut around the inside shape of the die and popped it up on the gold. Matted it on handmade black and gold Chinese paper.
Added the black die cut to the sheet, then die cut the coloured gloss card with Spellbinder Pierced rectangles.
By adding it it before die cutting it became embedded in the gloss card and really looked great!
Also meant it wasn't easily going to come unstuck on glossy card, double bonus! Mounted it on black, then
 added ribbon and hessian or burlap strip underneath.
 That's it for today... I really appreciate all of you who call by to say hi! 
Shaz in Oz.x

Monday, October 10, 2016

With Thanks.....

Hi everyone, popping in today to share with you  another card , using some product from Avery Elle


I have used Wonky Stitches  and Peonies (not currently listed in store, if you like it please don't hesitate to contact the store and  Bec will advise if it is available) 

Don't forget to pop into the store as there are lots of new goodies available for pre-order.

Thanks for looking.

Happy Crafting


Wednesday, October 5, 2016

October Challenge......

Hi everyone and welcome to our new challenge.

Bizzy Becs Challenge for October
with the theme being.....


The winner of this months challenge will receive:

(being a die or stamp)

Donated from Bizzy Becs Online Storea fabulous range of Various Stamps, Dies and Embellishments for all your crafty needs and wants. and must haves!


 Here is this months gorgeous inspiration from our Design Team gals



This fabulous Dark Room Door stamp
is available for pre-order Here





Lawn Fawn Stitched large circle stackables
whipper snapper designs: Welcome Baby stamp


Items used are:
Background: Die'sire Embossalicious - Floral Frenzy
Spellbinders - Curved Square
Spellbinders – Hydrandea
 Sue Wilson – Itty Bitty Bow
Marianne – Charleston Lady
Flourish from Marianne Designs - Frames / Swirls
Dotted with small pearls


Indigo Blue Stamp   -  Live, Laugh, Love 


My Bestie Clear Stamps - Fluffy Frannie
(not in store but can be pre ordered)
Penny Black Die - Celebrations
Avery Elle Die - Wonky Stitches


 Here at Bizzy Bec's Challenges you are more than Welcome to Enter as many of your card creations that you like into our challenges,

 BUT..... We do have a few " RULES" we would like you to follow please......
 1. "Your card must not be entered into any more then 5  challenges"

 2.You must add your link in Mr.Linky 

3. You MUST add a link to your **direct blog post*** .

4. You must have a link back to the challenge blog in your post mentioning Bizzy Bec's Challenge.

5. PLEASE DO NOT link your entry to an old card, your entry must be new. "Unfortunately those entries that do not follow the RULES will be ineligible for the prize".

Bye for now...Bec, Annie, Carol, Jackie,  Jennie,  Karen, Lou,  Mandy  and Shaz.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

September Winners....


                   September Anything Goes Challenge

                                                  Bizzy Becs would like to congratulate:

                                                                                      #15         Anet

Your design and choice of monochromatic pinks is just gorgeous.  Your image the Flower Girl is  delightful and together with all your die cut elements  makes this a  very pretty card.

you have won


donated from Bizzy Becs Online Store
fabulous range of Various Stamps, Dies and Embellishments for all your crafty needs and wants.

We are sure you will have lots of crafty fun creating with your  prize....
**** please contact Bec  HERE to claim your prize and don't forget to grab your Winners Badge from the sidebar to display proudly on your blog. ****

OUR TOP 3 September Awards go to :
(please grab your Top 3 badge from the sidebar)

  # 2 - Mariannes Craftroom
#9 - Megan
#21 - Christine Smith


" Top 3 have been  listed in numerical order  and all winners have been chosen using Random Org "

 We'd like to congratulate this months Winner and Top 3 and to thank everyone that entered this months challenge  - outstanding creations everyone....


Don't forget to come back here tomorrow to see the NEW CHALLENGE and fabulous Inspiration from the wonderful Design Team Girls.
Cheers for now.....
 Bizzy Bec’s DT team.