Sunday, 9 November 2014

End of Blog

Hi all
I have decided to stop posting on this blog for a while.
My cards will be shown on my website, i find it a little difficult to keep up with posts with drawing aswell. 
I will keep this blog open so i can access all my lovely followers blogs.

Saturday, 25 October 2014

Happy Halloween!!!


Hi there Peeps



Our new challenge this week is HALLOWEEN!  there are lots of wonderful images available at DI'S DIGI STAMPS that will be great on your creations, so you will definitely want to go check it out:) Can't wait to see what you make!!
Our FABULOUS Sponsor this fortnight is THE CUTTING CAFE and prize is 3 items of choice from their shop!  (Winner pays shipping if any).


My card is made using my image Batty Bear and coloured with copics.
I tried designing some paper for this challenge as i couldn't find any in my stash so here is my first attempt which i have used as the background for my card. 
Please help your self. ( just right click and save to your PC )


FREEBIE PAPER


Please go and join in the Halloween fun over at my challenge blog!!
Have a great week!!



Saturday, 11 October 2014

Mystical Creatures



Our new challenge this week is MYSTICAL CREATURES - fairies, mermaids, unicorns, anything magical. 

My card is made using the image 'Hold me Fairy Close' you can find at DI'S DIGI STAMPS 
and coloured with copics.I have used the nitwits collection papers and a dies by La la land crafts that i got at my local stamp fair.
The little love circle is from Melissa Frances embellishements.The silver corners are from my local craft fair and i have used lots of distress crackle paint ( picket fence).



  
Our FABULOUS Sponsor this fortnight is LITTLE DARLINGS RUBBER STAMPS SHOP  (Winner pays shipping if any).   Prize will be $15 voucher to the shop!  All of Di's CandiBean series rubber stamps are availabe at LITTLE DARLINGS RUBBER STAMPS SHOP and many other retailers.




Have a lovely weekend all and cant wait you see all your Mystical creations!!!






Sunday, 5 October 2014

Swingin Penny


Hi peeps
Just a card to show you i made using my new image 'SWINGIN PENNY', i have drawn this for a very dear friend ( Penny) who has her 30th birthday soon, so before i box it up i thought i would show you all.
I have coloured Penny with Copics and used Hobby House papers a little leaf stamp i have in my stash for the trim outside.( looking at it now i think i should have added Sky!) oh dear!! never mind.

Hope you like it and have a great week!

Saturday, 27 September 2014

GIRLY Challenge





Hi Peeps
Our new challenge this week is GIRLY! 
there are tons of wonderful images available at DI'S DIGI STAMPS that will be great on your creations, so you will definitely want to go check it out. Can't wait to see what you make!!

Our FABULOUS Sponsor this fortnight is PAPER SWEETIES and they are offering prize of $15 Voucher to their shop.  (Winner pays shipping if any)
Bio:  Paper Sweeties offers high-quality, on trend acrylic stamps, coordinating metal dies and pretty embellishments. Our heartwarming images allow paper crafters to create handmade from the heart treasures that will be keepsakes for years to come!  We carry adorable dolls with interchangeable outfits and accessories ... plus we also have a wide variety of wonderful all-occasion sentiments, labels, frames and accessory sets along with coordinating dies - perfect for every paper crafted project! You'll enjoy using your Paper Sweeties stamps, dies and embellishments to create projects for card making, scrap booking, party invitations and favors, home decor, gifts and so much more!

  

My card is made using 'Kitty Surprise' and is for a friend who loves cats!!
I have coloured her with my copics and used a LD lovely view die.

Have a great weekend all, please go and check out all my lovely DT cards, they are awesome as usual!!




Saturday, 13 September 2014

New Stripes or checks challenge!!!



Hi There my lovely followers

Today is a new challenge over at Disdigis and the theme this time is Checks or stripes.

We are sponsored by the fabulous:


And Angie is generously giving away a $15 voucher to the winner!!! 
How awesome is that (postage paid by winner)

My card is made using my image Snowdrop Daisy although the flowers can be used as any flower you wish, i have coloured her with copics and some stickle glitter, my car was a little rushed as i am still getting myself together after my hols and the kids back to school!!
i have posted a photo of my daughter and i just before we are off to have some fine wine and food!!

Oh those days fly by so fast, i miss the heat already!!!


Hope you have a lovely week and get on over and join in the challenge!!!



Saturday, 30 August 2014

All about animals


Hi Peeps
I am 'just' back from my hols and raring to go with the new challenge over at Dis Digis
Our fabulous Sponsor this time is :


There is a $15 prize for the winner ( winner pays shipping)

My card is made using my image 'Izzy with Pony'
I have coloured her with copics and used a leaf stamp i had in my stash for the border.

Sorry for the short post but i have lots to catch up on and to get the kids sorted for the new term ahead!

Please join in the challenge and if you use one of my images you can be in for a change to bag 2 of my digi images of your choice!

Must dash!!!





Saturday, 2 August 2014

Lace and Pearls challenge



Hi There everyone
Today is a new challenge over at Dis digis and the theme is 'Lace and Pearls'
You cant see much lace on my card but it is there! lol!

I used the image' Bear Born to Shop' and coloured it with my copics.
The sentiment i got free from Julys Creative Stamping magazine, i just love it, it has 4 different sentiments that go inside and  also a postage stamp, great feebies!!

Our prize this week is from Markerpop and is a voucher of $10.


Its a rainy drizzly day here today so i might get some guilt free crafting done without feeling i need to be in the garden!!lol!!
Have a great weekend all and get on over and join in the challenge!!



Saturday, 19 July 2014

Challenge Time!!!!


Hi there peeps
Hope you are all well??
Today is Challeneg time and the theme is :

Dies and Punches!!
Our fabulous sponsor is


a £10 voucher for crafty ribbons..........

I used the image 'Izzys Kitty Surprise'

I have coloured her with distress pens, i have also used the 'lovely view ' die from LD and my Flower punches for the flowers, also a whimsey corner die.

Please pop on over to my challnege blog and check out all the lovely DT gals cards, they are awesome!!

Take care all



Saturday, 5 July 2014

Summer Fun!!




Hi Peeps
This fortnights challenge is SUMMER FUN!!!
we are sponsored by:


The Cutting Cafe

3 items of choice!! how fab is that!!!!!

My card is mane using a new image Pennys Summer fun! which i drew especially for the challenge.
I have coloured her with copics and used a black watercolour pencil for the dark shadows.

Hope you like it and go and check out some fabulous DT work and join in the summer fun!!!!!!!




Saturday, 21 June 2014

Wendys StoryTime


Hi Peeps
Hope you are all having a lovely weekend, the sun is out here and summer seems to have arrived!
This week i want to show you a card ui nade using 'Wendys Storytime'.
REcently i have treated myself to a few Distress Markers, i have some distress pads but i dont use them much but i love the distress affect.
I love them!!! i still have not got the full technique right and you can still see watermarks but i am sure it will come with practise.
I have a new LD Die 'Lovely View' i bought from 'Dies to Die for' and i just love it!!!

The ticket stamp and flowers are from  my stash. 


The card is for the Challenge blog and this week it is a 'Lots Of Layers' theme.
We have a new DT gal Called Rhea and her cards are awesome go and check her out!

Our fabulous sponsor is:
None and only..........


and a fabulous Gift voucher of $15!!!!!!!!!!!

So go and join in the fun!!!!






Saturday, 7 June 2014

Challenge Time Ribbons and Bows!!



Hi there peeps
Today is challenge time and the theme is 'Ribbons and Bows'

I have used 'Daisy Fairy' and some shabby white embossing enamel, the sentiment is a wild rose studio one the butterfly die is from Tim Holtz
I have coloured her with copics and forgot to stickle her wings!!! how daft of me thats the best bit!!!lol!!



The prize this time is from Crafty Ribbons and is a generous $15



So i am sure we all know how to make a bow so get entering those fabulous cards!!!









Friday, 6 June 2014

NEWSFLASH!!!!!!!! New Candibean 4 release!!!!!!!!!! and Blog Hop!


Hi there Peeps
Oh I am SUPER Excited!!!!!!



Little Darlings new collection..............

Candibean Release 4  and a Blog Hop Party!!!!!
There are 7 images and the Range is called 'Summer Luvin'

 They all now have a super new look, they have a cling foam backing and are contour cut.




How gorgeous!!!!


Please follow this link HERE.











Sunday, 1 June 2014

New card and Candy Time !!!!


Hi There my lovely Ladies
I have a card to share today i have done using my new image 'Time to Share Cake'
I have finally bought myself some Distress markers and i am loving Them!!! they are taking a bit of getting used to but i think i will stick with them, i now need more colours!!lol!

I have used a Tim Holtz Die and lots of distress paint, the image is so large ther is not much room for embellishments!!
I do hope you like it......

Now onto my candy............

It will need a few blog hops but only one comment is needed...........

Please pop over to my Digi Blog become a follower.....
then pop over to my website take a look around and i would like you to tell me any home truths about what you do or don't like about it.

 Do you think i need a search button? 

All your constructive criticism is welcome, please leave the comment on my digi blog or on here......

The Candy will be up for a few weeks.!!!


have a great week!!



Saturday, 24 May 2014

Make it Masculine



Hi there my crafty friends!
Its been a while since i have made a man card, and this weeks theme over on the challenge blog is:

'Make it Masculine'
We have a fabulous sponsor Crafty Ribbons of $10 voucher,


My card was made with my digi 'Lets go Fishing'
i have coloured it with copics and quite simply made a little scene with my dies.

I hope you like it?
Get on over and check out the Dt's cards they are just awesome!!

Hope you all have a fabulous weekend i am off to a food festival although i am at slimmers world at the moment and i cant eat anything!!! i have lost half a stone and got to target but i am now finding it a bit too tiresome, its hard work slimming!!!
Take care!