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Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Wednesday, November 1, Inspirational Post






Today is a little bittersweet for us at Magnolia-Licious. This beautiful piece was made by the talented Jane Johnson. It is an amazing work of art. The name of the stamp used is Unicorn with Text, from the Unicorn Collection. Jane has coloured this little Unicorn so adorably. The ribbon, yummmm, and those Foamiran flowers are gorgeous. This is Janes last card with the Magnolia-licious Design Team. Please join us in wishing Jane the very best in her new ventures! We loved having you on the team and will miss you.

Just in case you have missed it, we have a Design Team Call out, you can read about it here!


Now onto some exciting news! Shawn has been working hard to get the store all stocked up with the new Foamiran order, and he has put together a few kits. These kits are perfect, especially if you are new to flower making with Foamiran. Everything comes together, so you don't have to buy anything additional to make the flowers.

Here are a few of the kits that are available:










Thank you so much for dropping by today! Have a beautiful day!!
Kim

Sunday, October 29, 2017

13 Night Halloween with Magnolia-Licious + Giveaway

SPOILER ALLERT
THIS POST CONTAINS IMAGES FROM THE 13 NIGHTS OF HALLOWEEN

Happy Halloween, everyone!

This is a very special occasion and the first of its kind. Swedish House Crafts is proud and excited to team up with Magnolia-licious just before the scary night falls!

Magnolia Stamps is celebrating Halloween by releasing a wonderful first time ever seen collection of fabulous injured and in pain Tilda, lol! But wait, there are medicines and a nurse Tilda too. This is the theme of the 13 Nights Halloween kit 2017.

With the blessings of 14 Craft Bar, their awesome design team member Liz is our special guest for this occasion. She made us a wonderful foamiran project for Magnolia-licious.

You can check the foamiran out by clicking the LINK > FOAMIRAN


You'll need this after a Halloween? feel cozy, warm and relaxed. You all know that Magnolia-licious is your one stop shop for foamiran and all accessories, such as dies and flower centers, for competitive prices and unique offers. We also have Foamiran Kits for experts and beginners.







GIVEAWAY

 Have you ever used foamiran and made your own flowers? Would you like to try it out? Enter the giveaway and you will get the chance to win this fabulous starter set, worth $15.99 US




This Kit is perfect for someone wanting to make beautiful Poinsettias for cards or for centre pieces. The die has three shaped leaves. They are 7cm, 6cm, and 5cm. There are 3 colours of 3mm stamens. The colours are Silver, Gold, and White. There are 3 colours foamiran. The sheets are 0.6 mm thick. The size of each sheet is approx. 11.5"x 13.5" or 30cm x 35cm. The colours are Peach, White, and Red.

The draw will take place on November 5th. 



All you need to do is leave us a comment, we love to hear from you and make our day!


Head off to Swedish House Crafts, take the chance to see more from the 13 Nights of Halloween and get the chance to win their giveaway of great Swedish brands.

Cheers, Shawn



Monday October 30, Inspirational Post Foamiran Project by Rosette







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 Rosette has made a stunning project using a candle, foamiran, and stamens. It is simply beautiful. I hope this will inspire you that you can make this yourself!
Yankee Candle turned into a personalized gift, to be given as part of a set (see other photos).
Embellishments include three foamiran flowers - using (if not mistaken) sky blue and yellow foamiran. Stamens used: white (001) and gold (034) for the blue flower. White (001) and light blue (021) stamens for the yellow ones.


Magnolia-licious Your one stop shop for all your flower making needs. 



http://magnoliastamps.us/

Friday, October 27, 2017

Friday,October 27 Inspirational Post & Sale!




Isn't this just the cutest Halloween card? Rene has coloured her so beautifully, and I love the bat above her head with the googly eyes! Her bat wings are kind of freaky, perfect for Halloween  She has used Bat Tilda for her card, Thank you so much for sharing with us Rene!


There is an exciting new product in the store! Shawn just got in some Foamiran Flower Stencils! This is just awesome! Now if you don't have a die cutting machine, you can use the new Stencils to trace the flowers onto the Foamiran, and cut them out yourself!


New Stencils

http://magnoliastamps.us/14-craft-bar-stencils/cb-stencil-04

CB Stencil 04










I was speaking to Shawn and he decided it was time for a sale! So, from Friday the 27th, til midnight on Sunday the 29th, all Foamiran will be10% off! Have you looked at all the beautiful colours that Shawn carries? Oh my, they are lush!! He also carries everything you need to make flowers, including dies, stencils, stamens, half pearl centers, and foam centers.
Here is the direct link to the store, lets get Shawn super busy this weekend!


Thank you so much for stopping by, and have a beautiful day!
Kim

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Wednesday Oct.25 Inspirational Post






Kerri Boucher


Wow, we are in for a treat this week! Look at this beautiful card made by Kerri! The amazing colouring of the Magnolia image, Unicorn Tilda, from the Unicorns Collection.  Now, seriously, those Foamiran flowers are just awesome! Didn't she do an amazing job?!


We also have some great news! Shawn just restocked the store and even brought in two new colours of Foamiran (peach and pale pink)  and even some Silk Foamiran.  If you haven't heard of the Silk Foamiran, its a mixture of foam and silk. Its quite a bit thinner than the Foamiran It's very delicate with a fluffy feel. The Silk Foamiran only comes in white, but it's so easy to add whatever colour you want your flower to be!  I will link these up down below so you can check them out yourselves!


Pink Foamiran



Peach Foamiran



Silk Foamiran



Shawn also has a few more surprises up his sleeve, so be sure to check the Magnolia-licious online store regularly!


Thank you so much for stopping by today,
Kim


Magnolia-licious Design Team Call!


To get directly to our Monthly Challenge Post, please click here.





Magnolia-licious
Design Team Call ( 3-month term, with option to extend)

We specialize in Magnolia stamps and are the first store in Canada to carry Foamiran,
And all products to make Foamiran flowers


We are currently looking for 2 Design Team members. Any applicants do need to be active on social media sites, including; Blogger, Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest. We would also like it if you are someone that has experience with making YouTube videos.
We are looking for people that are talented, team players, and enjoy stamping with Magnolia Stamps and who also have a love of flowers. Flower making would be part of your design team commitments, using Foamiran products and dies for cutting flowers. Must be enthusiastic and dependable.

What we expect:




-team players, with great communication skills.

-you must have a personal blog.

-take great photos.

-if you don’t know how to use Foamiran, be willing to learn.

-create 3, sometimes 4 projects a month.

- be able to provide simple directions for projects created.

-upload to various Facebook pages.

-take part in challenges and blog hops.

-able to take directions from Team Lead and Store Owner

-last but not least, have FUN!


What you will receive in return:



-Magnolia Stamps, Foamiran, dies for Flower making, and all supplies needed to make flowers.

 (a great YouTube to look at for info on the flower making is Scrap Art by Lady E (Emilia Sieradzan)

 -product discount

-Your name and photo linking to your blog from our challenge blog. 

-Worldwide Exposure


To apply, please send the following: 
  1. Please email Shawn at mnunited1@icloud.com with Design Team Call in the subject line.
  2. Please send 3 projects using Magnolia stamps, or samples of your stamping and colouring if you don’t have any Magnolia stamps.
  3. Have you used Foamiran before, please include a photo of the flower/flowers you have made.
  4. Have you made YouTube videos before? If so, please send a link to a few of your tutorials.
  5. Please provide a link to your personal blog.
  6. Have you been on a Design Team before? If so, provide a list of past and current team.

We will be accepting submissions for the Design Team until Nov. 6, 2017



Sunday, October 22, 2017

Monday, October 23rd, Inspirational Post

 

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This is an exclusive stamp called Koala Cuddles Tilda from 2011. Karen has done an amazing job colouring this card and given us a real Aussie feel. 

If you are looking for that older Magnolia Stamp, you could possibly find it in my 2008-2012 collection. They are 60% off.

Click here to check them out



http://magnoliastamps.us/collections-from-2008-2012



Update

I have been in touch with Magnolia Sweden and the Halloween Calendars are on their way !! Once I have them they will be in the mail ASAP!

 

I am also pleased to let everyone know that I just received a new shipment of Foamiran, stamens, Silk Foamiran, Dies, and Paper. I am very excited about getting these into the store. Please watch for updates regarding these items. 



Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog #14 Option Halloween



The winner of the Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog #13 Option of Lace is Suzi Mac !!

 

All Inspirational Cards will be posted below the challenge cards. I hope this helps everyone out when they want to post their cards.

Cheers, Shawn

 

Here is her beautiful card. For those of you who don't know who Suzi is she was an amazing help for me and my mom while we were transitioning to becoming the new owners of Magnolia-licious. I am very happy her card was chosen ;) And I promise I didn't pick it. Really LOL.

 

 Suzi... You know where to find me.... hahaha

 





I need to express to everyone who participated in our September Challenge how amazing it has been. We had 42 cards!!! posted. Thank you for sharing. I hope that everyone enjoyed making their cards. Let's try for 50 cards for October!! I encourage you all to let others know about us too.


Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog #14 Option Halloween



I am hoping that we can get 50 cards submitted for the month of October. We can do this!!

Let's start by showcasing our Guest Designer. Her name is Hana. She lives in the Czech Republic. I am married to John. We have got two grown-up children. She loves scrapbooking, painting, drawing.  

We are so glad that Hana has made this wonderful card to share with us.

Thank you, Hana! We hope you can join us again!





And now what you have all been waiting for...... Here are Octobers Challenge cards from my amazing DT. These ladies are working so hard making these cards. I can't thank them enough. They really bring inspiration to so many people. I hope you can take the time to look at their cards and check out their Blog Pages. 

 




Well, what can one simply say but Awesome! Jane has treated us (pardon the pun) to a wonderful Halloween card. I hope you can check out all the details on her blog!





Well, I don't know how many people will dress up like Princess Leia this year, but Karen has nailed this card. I love it! Let's show Karen some love and please check out her Blog. 




I don't know if Kerri was in the same space as Karen but WOW!! What a card ladies. If you have young kids, grandkids this card idea would be perfect them. Please check out Kerri's Blog page. 




Rene Bowen

 What a card by Rene! I know she loves Halloween and she has really treated us to something special here. Happy Halloween everybody!

 

 

 

Rosette 

 Rossette is Using Magnolia Stamps Yay It's Your Birthday 2017 - Laze Around Tilda. Tilda seems to be taking some time to relax in this more fresh weather, happy among so many roses





 

Candy Mills


 Well here is my Mom again helping out as Melanie Smith is busy on a special project. My mom has made this beautiful card using Tilda in the Wind, from the Seaside Collection.


I hope these cards will inspire you. If there is ever a stamp that is on a card that you would like, please email me and let me know I can get it for you. 

Here is the link to the store. I hope that you can spend some time looking around. 


http://magnoliastamps.us/

 Please submit your cards to the link below for a chance to win $20 dollars to spend in the store if your card is chosen. 


 More News 

I am excited to let everyone know that I have just put in a monster order for more Foamiran, new styles of stamens and something a little special to add to your cards!

I also have ordered new paper for the store from Lemon Craft and Maja. I still have some great 6x6 Christmas paper from both companies. 

 

Christmas Carols



I Wish




Home for the Holidays

 

Thank you to you all for making Magnolia really special!

Cheers, Shawn










Tilda Swinging From the Country Girl Release


Hi Magnolia Lovers,

Oh do I have some cuteness to share with you today. I have combined multiple stamps in today's card focusing on the new 2017 Country Girl Collection of stamps by Magnolia.

Using both the Happy Swing stamp along with the Porch Tilda stamp I used the masking technique to create this scene. I also added tree limbs above by stamping the swing branch and fussy cutting it to complete the scene. All of these beautiful stamps were colored using Copic markers. I also used some brand spanking new Lemon Craft Paper. This collection called "Heart Painted" comes in a 6x6" pad and consists of a beautiful floral theme. Very vintage! Check out all of the brand new Lemon Craft papers by clicking HERE.


Last but not least are my handmade flowers. These are created using Magnolia-Licious' Foamiran in pink. I cut the Foamiran using the Whimsy Dies set called "Peony Flower Dies". We have just gotten in this Whimsy die set along with 3 others. I shaded my flower petals using Gelatos and added some Stamens which are also available at Magnolia-licious.

I hope I've been able to inspire you today. If you would like to see more of my work you can just click my name below. Thank you for stopping by and happy stamping!  



Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16th, Inspirational Post

Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog #14 Option Halloween





Jane Johnson



Jane as made this stunning wreath for fall using Foamiran. It shows that it is only your imagination that limits you. 

I hope you can check out all my Foamiran at my store as I have 18 colours to choose from. 

I also am filling my store up as quickly as I can with new stamens and flower accessories. 

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13 Inspirational Post

Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog #14 Option Halloween








Rosette used an older Magnolia stamp - Tilda with Wedding Gifts - 2010- but used as if she was holding Christmas gifts for her loved ones. She used Lemoncraft's Christmas Carols papers. The postcard is part of one of the papers from Pion's Long Time Ago in Bethlehem Collection.

You can find my Lemon Craft Paper at my store anytime. 

I still have a selection of Pion Paper in the store as well. 

I hope everyone has a wonderful weekend.

Cheers, Shawn



Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, October 11th, Inspirational Post

Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog #14 Option Halloween

 

Rene Bowen

 




This is a beautiful card made by Rene Bowen. She has used several shades of Foamiran to make this stunning card. I hope it helps inspire you in making something special for someone.

I just love seeing the cards for this month. It would be awesome to see some Foamiran cards too!! Lets keep those cards coming :)


News

DooHickey Kit 16 has finally arrived at my home. I will be mailing them out this week. I may have a couple of extra's. If anyone missed out and is interested please reach out to me via magnolia.us@telus.net

Cheers, Shawn

 

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Monday, October 9th, Inspirational Post

Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog #14 Option Halloween

 

Kerri Boucher

 

  This card is just beautiful. Kerri has made this wonderful card using "Tilda with star diadem" Kerri just loves this card and I hope you all do too.  She would be just perfect to anyone's Maggie collection.

It is Thanksgiving officially today in Canada. I would like to wish everyone in Canada Happy Thanksgiving to all. I hope you can and have been able to spend time with family and friends. 

Have a wonderful long weekend everyone. 

Cheers, Shawn

Friday, October 6, 2017

Firday, October 6th, Inspirational Post











This is a beautiful creation from Karen Balcanoff.
It is Homecoming time and so she made a corsage. She got a hinged metal bracelet from Hobby Lobby for $2.99 and viola!

That is what is so Awesome about Foamiran. It is only your imagination that stops you. 

Please stop by Karen's blog to learn more about her corsage.

I will have my Fomairan on sale this weekend for 10% OFF






Cheers, Shawn

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Wednesday, October 4th, Inspirational Post

Magnolia-licious Inspirational Post #14 Anything Goes Option Halloween 







Rene has been so kind to fill in for Jessie Banks. Rene has used "Sweet Pants Tilda" on this plain and simple but adorable card.  I really like the polkadots that she used as the background. 
 The colurs just jump of the page. 


Please add your cards to the link below.



Cheers, Shawn