Welcome to my blog and thanks soso much for spending a little while peeping into my world

ARTS, BELLYDANCING, CRAFTS
BELLYDANCING, ARTS, CRAFTS
CRAFTS, BELLYDANCING, ARTS

whichever order I put them in, these are my passion!

... all from my little home studio in Durban, on the east coast of sunny South Africa!

"I used to think that anyone doing anything weird was weird. I suddenly realized that anyone doing anything weird wasn't weird at all and it was the people saying they were weird that were weird." -- Paul McCartney









Monday, April 24, 2017

Anything but a Card ... Bugaboo Stamps


My DT project for Bugaboo Stamps' Anything but a Card today is a keyring tag.

It features the image Angel Boy Sitter on the front:

and this sentiment on the back:

luv'n huggz
Jen leeflang
DURBAN
SOUTH AFRICA

Sunday, April 23, 2017

THE OUTLAWZ SUNDAY CAS CHALLENGE

I was so honoured to have been chosen to be this week's Guest Designer for the challenge over at The Outlawz Sunday CAS challenge with has a prompt word,

"SHOWER"

My card is a bridal shower card, which was created by merging three png images and a sentiment

I also used the following

white cs card base
pink cs mat
three sewn own flower sequins in her bouquet
(nail art) gems in her hair

luv'n huggzz
Jen Leeflang
DURBAN
SOUTH AFRICA

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

BLAH! BLAH! BLAH! DAY

It's my turn to share a Bugaboo Stamps project for Humor Me Wednesday on the Catch the Bug blog today.

My card, to celebrate Blah Blah Blah Day yesterday features the Calling Bird from the 12 Days of Christmas Set.

I used Copics to colour it and the following to create my card:

black cs base card
shiny red (embossed) dp
digital background paper
gold gems
and a digital sentiment

luv'n huggz
Jen Leeflang
DURBAN
SOUTH AFRICA

Friday, March 31, 2017

A PERFECT TIME TO CRAFT - APRIL CHALLENGE

The new April challenge at the A Perfect Time to Craft Challenge blog has just started, and this month the prize is sponsored by

https://www.etsy.com/au/shop/EricraftShop

The image featured on my card is called Sun Glasses  and is available in the Ericraft store here.

I coloured the image with Copic markers:

I hope I have enticed you to enter, and can't wait to see what you create!

luv'n huggz
Jen Leeeflang
DURBAN
SOUTH AFRICA

Thursday, March 23, 2017

BUGABOO 'OLDIE BUT GOODIE'

Today's card features a Bugaboo "oldie but goodie" image called Gus- Optional


The image is coloured using Copics and a white gel pen.

 I have used Glossy Accents on his spectacles.

I also used:

white cs card base
blue cs mat
own made 'photo' corners
ribbon
gems

luv'n huggz
Jen Leeflang

Sunday, March 19, 2017

STELLA SAYS SKETCH #506


The new Stella Says Sketch challenge has started over at the Bugaboo Stamps' Catch the Bug blog.

My Dt card features the image called Bug Cats 6 that I coloured using Copic Markers.

This is the sketch to follow:

luv'n huggz
Jen Leeflang
DURBAN
SOUTH AFRICA

Thursday, March 9, 2017

OLDIE BUT GOODIE : BUGABOO STAMPS


Today it's my turn to share a card made with a Bugaboo "Oldie but Goodie" image, and I have chosen this hilarious one called Stella & Gus - Marriage -Commitment

I used Copics to colour it:




luv'n huggz
Jen Leeflang
DURBAN
SOUTH AFRICA