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This is a blog I use to share my papercraft projects. I make them for friends and family, as well as selling them to fund my craft stash. You can get in touch with me at loumac03@gmail.com if you have any questions or would like to place a commissioned order.

Friday, 27 April 2012

April Showcase at LLLC

So glad you could join me this afternoon. Thank you so much for stopping by! :) I've got some FUN STUFF to share with you all.

Sorry for this post being up so late. I got up half an hour early this morning, to try and get this typed up before work, but I spent the majority of that time ironing my work uniform which I totally forgot about last night!! So..

Did you peoples SEE Monday's post over at LLLC?! No?! Gawd, you're SO missing out!!

Let me fill you in. With pictures.

So our challenge over at the LLLC Inspiration Blog this week is..


How's THIS for NEW!! 14 NEW STAMPS from the April Release. 
Click HERE to go shopping NOW!!

 I think this is one of the sweetest releases yet. I've made a few samples to show you all. So here goes.

 Skin - Ivory, Vanilla, Saffron, Sunkissed Pink
Eyes - March Hare, Nutmeg, Cocoa
Hair - Ice Grey 3, 4, 5, Black, Sakura White Souffle
Shoes - Light Fawn, March Hare, Nutmeg
Blues - Sofr Aqua, Aqua Marine, Pastel Green
Pinks - Muted Pink, Tea Rose, Pale Pink
Oranges - Lightfawn, Oatmeal, Apricot

Grad Luka
Skin - Blush, Soft Peach, Rose Peach
Hair - Buttercup, Pastel Yellow, Mustard, Gold, Saddle Brown
Reds - Lipstick Red, Red, Berry Red
Cool Grey 1-5, Black
Scroll - Antique White, Pastel Beige, Khaki

Grad Marci
Skin - Blush, Soft Peach, Rose Peach, Baby Pink
Hair - Pastel Yellow, Ginger, Terracotta, Cocoa, Walnut
Reds - Lipstick Red, Red, Berry Red
Cool Grey 3-5, Black
Scroll - Antique White, Pastel Beige, Khaki

Here they are all together for ya..




Go on, admit it. You drooled a little. Didn't you?! LOL!! Be sure to check out the post over at the Inspiration Blog and see what you gotta do to be in with a chance of winning. This time round we've different levels of winning for ya!!


  1. Super cute cards! I absolutely love the way you've colored their eyes.So adorable.TFS.

  2. What a Beautiful example of clean and fresh cards!! The coloring is beautiful!!
    wonderful inspiration...I will have to buy these for sure!!!

  3. Love the cards. They just come to life. Thanks for sharing.

  4. Gorgeous cards with stunning coloring! I love all the special detail you put into each card, so beautiful!

  5. WOWZERS!!! These are ALL Amazing!! Great Work!!!

  6. I agree with you, this is the sweetest release from Lalaland crafts! All 14 images are stinking cute and I'm definitely purchasing! I love your card! I love what you did with the base card and the patterned paper. They match well with lantern Marci. Thanks for inspiring me!

  7. Beautiful cards. Your colouring is amazing!

  8. Those graduation images are soooo cute, and I love the way you have colored them make them really POP! ~Kelly (walkelmol YT)

  9. Great cards. I like the design and cute images. Hugs! xx

  10. Beautiful cards! I love the images and your colouring is fabulous. I love the fresh look of them all and the i especially love the colours and design of the first card. Thanks for sharing. Hugs,Jill x

  11. Beautiful card, Lou! I do love the look of Travel Marci and Telephone Marci - so cute!!! Hugs, Marie xx
    P.S. Your first link goes through to the Pollycraft challenge x

  12. Cute cards. Such inspiration for those graduation cards that are needed now.

  13. You did a super job on all three cards. My favorite one is the Asian girl with the laterns. She reminds me of my daughter.

  14. Not sure if my first comment went through so I am posting another one. You did a fab job on all the cards. My favorite one is the Asian girl with the latern. She reminds me of my daughter.

  15. Wonderful cards! Great coloring.

  16. Your cards are adorable and your coloring and colors/design rock!

  17. Wow, so adorable creations! I love the coloring and the stamps are so cute!!


  18. Lou, your cards are adorable! Absolutely love them!


I would love to hear what you think. Thanks for taking the time to look. xo Lou.

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