Tuesday, September 20, 2011

TERRIFYING TUESDAYS with Nichol Magouirk!

LinkHello and welcome back to our TERRIFYING TUESDAY installments! This is our second to last one, and boy do we have a treat for everyone today! We're going to showcase a card design from Nichol Magouirk! Nichol always has such great blog posts and they're so inspiring! Wait until you scroll down and check out this Halloween beauty!

BUT FIRST: BLOG CANDY TIME!
SHELLEY from Ontario, Canada- you've won the Hero Arts Layered Flower Stamp Set from the Stamping with Twinkling H2O's Post!

Now onto Nichol's card design!

Isn't this so adorable?! I love the contrast of the spooky bats in the background with the innocent little girl and owl!

LinkHere's a more close up look on the design.

And to make this all even more exciting, Nichol made a video for us & TERRIFYING TUESDAYS to tell you all how to make this little gem! My favorite part is watching her details on coloring in with Copic Markers. She also gives great tips along the way!



The supplies to this card are all simple to use and create this great final product once all put together!

Bat Background Cling Stamp

Happy Halloween Clear Stamps

Woodgrain Design Block Stamp

Grid Pattern Background Cling Stamp

Witch Rubber Stamp

Colorbox Frost White Ink

Soft Brown Shadow Ink

Soft Apricot Shadow Ink

Memories Black Ink

Memento Tuxedo Black Ink

Copic Markers

Neenah Solar White Cardstock

Apothecary Emporium Patterned Paper

Jillibean Orange/Yellow Twine

Tiny Attacher

Martha Stewart Scoring Board





Now it's my chance to give out more BLOG CANDY! If you'd like to win this Hero Arts "Hooray Hooray" Stamp Set, just join our blog following and tell me your favorite product to use that we carry!

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-Michelle

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79 comments:

  1. Distress Inks definately, so many different uses.

    Hugs Ali x

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  2. I just ordered some Lawn Fawn stamps and can't wait to get them.

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  3. very nice card! Love the master class!

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  4. I'm a huge fan of Hero Arts! I also love the Distress Inks! :-)

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  5. I love the fact that you carry so many of the Ranger/ Tim Holtz products from the stamps to the inks and beyond. You can get it all on your website.

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  6. Wow, this is just such a beautiful card!!! Amazing scene Nichol created! Well, my fave thing to do is ink and stamp, so I'll say my fave product is Distress Inks!

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  7. Right now my favorite thing to play with is Distress Inks...I have been practicing my inking skills and feel like I am finally getting somewhere!

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  8. Hero Arts is my favorite! I'm collecting their stamps now. I'm sure I order a few soon. Thanks for the chance to win!

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  9. i love that you get the latest and greatest. looking forward to those hero arts and sizzix combos!

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  10. I LOVE Hero Arts stamps! I have already few and ordered two christmas sets 2 days ago.. i like the fact that in the store i found previous collections of hero arts in stock (and shipping cost for Greece is super)

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  11. so cute I love the little bats! And I can't live without my hero arts!

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  12. What an amazing card ... delightful creativity. And the Hero Arts stamps that you carry are definitely in my top five category of "go to" stamps.

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  13. Distress inks are definatly my go to favorite.

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  14. I'd have to say distress inks and glimmer mists are my favorites!

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  15. Versamark! With different stamps and products you can get so many different creations :)

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  16. What a cute card! Copic markers would be my favorite!

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  17. I adore Nichol's work!! This is such a cute card:)

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  18. I must say that Spellbinder dies are my absolute favorit, but also all Ranger products is awesome and memento ink and and and and a lot more he he he

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  19. My favorite products are your stamp sets, in particular Hero Arts and Crafty Secrets!! Especially loving the Hero Arts large cling stamps as well. Let's face it, I love ALL stamps!!

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  20. Thanks for the video! my favorite - stamps!

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  21. I love being able to get the oddball things that many stores don't carry and complete lines of colors for inks, etc.
    Thanks!

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  22. You guys carry TONS of stuff that I love, but I'd have to say that my favorite is Distress Inks!!

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  23. oh gosh stamps 1st with spellbinder dies too xx

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  24. My favorite product that you carry is anything designed by Tim Holtz! I love you carry ALL of his stuff, so I know where to go if I can't find something at my local store. =) Thanks for this video, the card is super cute!

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  25. Tim holtz stuff and Hero arts stamps and ofcourse the distress inks.
    xxx Marianne MW

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  26. At the moment my favorite product is distress ink. :)

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  27. Nichol's card is awesome, as always! My favorite thing that you carry? Oh, wow! I love it all, but I think Hero Arts stamps & distress inks are my fave.

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  28. I love that SSS is a one-stop shop place! How could I pick one favourite, I want everything! :D

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  29. My very favorite product is distress inks and I cant wait to get my new fall colors!!

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  30. Wow, I love that video tutorial!! Always fun to see new techniques. So, my favorite thing that you sell is Hero Arts stamps, and House Mouse Designs. I do love those furry little guys! I am following along on Twitter as well.

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  31. My favourite thing that you carry is variety! I like the sheer number of items Simon Says carries!

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  32. Distress Inks - can't get enough. Nichol's card is so adorable - thank you for sharing

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  33. I really like distress inks, too! :-)

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  34. Distress Inks! can't wait for the limited edition colours to pop into my mail box!

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  35. Delightful card! Since the receipt of my last order, my fav has become the Prima Trinkets with the gold lockets.They are gorgeous in person-I have to get another set soon!

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  36. Well i would have to say Hero Arts but there is more too much to list!!!!!

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  37. love Magnolia and Penny Black stamp.

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  38. Memento inks -- ink pads & markers -- if I HAD to chose one thing I go to more than anything else. Although, the list of what I DON'T use would be a LOT shorter!!

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  39. Darling card! I love all the details!
    My fave items right now are Copics.

    DeniseB

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  40. I love your huge selection of Hero Arts and Penny Black stamps. Also love the Lawn Fawn stamps (which I can't buy where I live).

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  41. Since I use my distress inks and lately my Hero Arts stamps, I would have to say those two are my favorites.

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  42. You seem to have all of the products i like. Hero Arts, Tim Holtz, Lawn Fawn......plus paper collections....adhesives....

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  43. Completely adorable card! My favorite product right now is Smooch Spritz!!!

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  44. I like to use Tim Holtz distress inks.

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  45. It's so hard to pick just one! But I do love my Distress Stains...need to get more!!

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  46. I'm always buying more of your Maya Road chipboard, that's one of my faves - but you guys have LOTS of stuff I love.
    Blessings,
    Karen

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  47. Thanks for the video! Distress inks - I need them all

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  48. I love Mo Manning, Pure Innocence and Stamping Bella stamps. I am hearing impaired and could only watch the video of the little girl and her owl and was wandering whether someone could let me know where did the fence and tree come from, were they dies and what brand? Loved the card.

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  49. I have to narrow it down to one thing???? Ok, I can't! I love the stamps, distress ink/stains, spellbinders... you see my problem??
    Thanks for the chance at a great stamp set!
    R/

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  50. Awesome card.. What's my favourite thing at Simon Says.... too hard to choose... I get so much of my stash through you guys as you have the best overseas postage rate ever!!!!!

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  51. well i am very new to stamping and really into different ink pads right now and distress inks are my no:1 on the wish list.and i totally love hero art stamps.

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  52. At the moment I'm totally addicted to the distress inks!
    xxx Margreet

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  53. magnolia stamps! although many other items :O)

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  54. Hi you carry everything a crafter needs and wants lol. I could nit live without glossy accents !! Kitty :D

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  55. My favorites are distress ink. I love them.

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  56. One product?! Lawn Fawn stamps, I'm addicted! lol But I love lots of your products and my wishlist is huge. Thanks for the chance to win :)

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  57. I think I've ordered more Tim Holtz products than anything else. I've used the distress inks on every single card. So happy SSS had some of the Limited Edition colors to send me :)
    Laura

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  58. A wonderful tutorial from Nichol - she makes it all look so effortless :) I think I would have to say Distress inks and stains since I've just received one big order of stains from SSS and have my seasonal Distress Inks on the way to me!! I think it's really hard to choose one (or two) items though because I love many things you carry - of course then there's the stamps!

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  59. My favorite right now is the Tim Holtz products! Love me some Tim!

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  60. My all time fav would be the distress inks :))

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  62. I love anything that says T!m Holtz

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  63. My favourite ONE product you carry!? that's a TOUGH one. I adore Distress Inks, Hero Arts and LawnFawn, all three tie in my book :D

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  64. DISTRESS INKS are by far...my favorite!!! It's soooo versitle and can create amazing projects!

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  65. I love to order stuff that I can't get here in Ireland or in the UK - most recently I got some Pure Innocence stamps - so cute!

    Julie

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  66. This is such a darling card. You're really something, lady.

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  67. A Terrific card!:)..I love the Distress Inks and the Lawn Fawn stamps!

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  68. I love die cuts that go with stamps so right now my favorites are the new hero arts/sizzix combos.

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  69. Distress Inks....so many ways to use it!

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  71. One favorite product...are you kidding me...there's no way I could narrow it down. I have to say I love anything Tim Holtz, the Hero Art stamps, etc.

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  72. Love Nichol's card!! Can't just pick 1 fav. but I'll say stamps,stamps, and more stamps!!

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