f The Bugbytes: November 2016

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Welcome to The Bug Bytes a site/blog mainly for Papercrafting and some photography and other stuff thrown in here & there. Add in some die cutting machine, scrapbooking tools, cameras, scissors , glue and...... My name is Pam. If you have been redirected from Papillon Digital Design you have come to the right place.Hope you get inspired by the projects, videos and files. Would love it if you could leave comments and become a follower. (Word verification is turned ON to avoid spam. Sorry for that inconvenience.) Would love it if you would also share your project here . If you find a linky under the post do share your project by posting link there or if you do not find a linky post your link in the comments.Thank you for visiting.

November 26, 2016

Hugs - Scrappers delight friday freebie

Made a card with the cute friday freebie image from scrappersdelight for the FB Challenge.
I also used the xmas background topper from the shop for the background.
Had to manipulate with photoshop as I wanted the image to be white inside itself but to show the (outside the outline of the person) the background as transparent. Added sentiment onto the background
just the image (not the background) is colored using copics.


Matted the image onto gold paper and then red card. and added some bling.


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November 25, 2016

Bearing gifts - Artbybarb FB challenge

Love the cute image bearing gifts which is the free image we get to play with this month for artbybarb FB challenge.


Immediately when I saw the image I knew I had to use the crafters companion edgeables die . Image is colored with copics, I did not want to use the traditional colors so decided to use pink and purple. But I had to use bling :) so added the mesh rhinestones.


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November FB challenge - ArtbyMiran

Loved playing with the cute image for November FB challenge - artbymiran.

I broke out my sewing machine and used frantage . Love their chunky embossing powder. I have used both memory box/poppystamp dies and crafters companion edge dies. Colored the digi stamp using copics





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November 15, 2016

With Respect - Cute as a button FB Challenge

For veterans day made this card with the cute image from cute as a button for their FB Challenge.
Colored it with copics.





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November 11, 2016

Steampunk - Scrapper Delight

Loved playing for the scrappers delight challenges both at the fb group here and the blog challenge here.

I have used the freebie friday image and colored it with copics after printing it in laser printer on hdigitalill digial cover paper.
The background paper is a free steampunk paper from freepik . I have  used nuvo embossing paste on stencil from stampendous called steampunk clock over the background pattern paper.

A few gear charms and flowers and bit of gold chain for embellishments. Also broke out the mini sewing machine for some stitches and added a bit of embossing with stampendous aged  bronze powder.




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November 10, 2016

Mr and Mrs - Lily of the Valley

I made this wedding card using parchment and image from Lily of the valley.

I have ways to go to master this craft yet. Loving it.


The sentiment was printed on cardstock but I wanted it to look a little bit transparent to merge in so I glazed it with glycerine and then added it to the card. On the whole not bad.


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November 5, 2016

Ducklin' coloring challenge - art by barb

Art by Barb FB group has coloring challenges and this fortnight the challenge is with the duckling image - https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=oa.1869820206583476&type=1.

You can get ArtbyBarb images either from the FB group itself or etsy shop - ArtbybarbDesigns

I already had this image so made a card with it


The gate die cut is from Crafter's companion die. The flower is from botanical garden kit from daisytrail cut using scan n cut.

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