Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Birthday with a Number

Hello everyone,
Back for the second time this week...oh it's been a good one.
I'm hosting for
Where I've chosen the theme "Birthday With a Number"

We are sponsored by the fantastic
I've used a pre-colored image called Cute Puppy Colored 
to make this shaker card.

 Die-namics Pierced Square frame used with a 4x4 in. piece of acetate
to create the shaker box.
Balloon is also a Die-namics die, cut and run thru my Xyron then sprinkled
with Glamour Dust.
Stars and red twine from my stash


Hope you get a chance to play along with us this week
and check out the wonderful inspiration from my team mates.
hugs,


Monday, 9 January 2017

Winter Warmers at The Cutie Pies

Hi everyone,
 I hope you had a wonderful holiday season. Sending you all good wishes for 2017.
It's been so long since my last post.  Life has slowed down a little for us and by the end of February I'm hopeful life will be back to normal.

Today starts a new challenge at
where the theme is "Winter Warmers"

We are fortunate to be sponsored by the fabulous Bugaboo Digital Stamps
and the very creative Crafty Sentiments Designs

My card uses a sweet digital image from Bugaboo Stamps called 

Coloured with Copics.  Memory Box Frostyville Wreath on red mirror card.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
A Perfect Time to Craft Challenge
Christmas Cards All Year Round January Challenge
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge Extra

Thanks for stopping by. Hope you get a chance to play along
with us and visit the blog for more inspiration from our talented DT.
hugs,

Friday, 16 December 2016

Someone Special

Hi everyone,
Friday and time for a new challenge at 
where the theme is "For Someone Special or Happy New Year"  

I've coloured with Copics an adorable digital image from our wonderful


Two of my favourite dies used for the trees, MB and Marianne Dies
Snowflake corner is a MB die
Sentiment created in Word
Ribbon - Martha Stewart
DP - Basic Grey

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for dropping by today. 
hugs

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Cute Kittie

Hi everyone,
Hope  your day is going well.  
I can't believe Christmas is around the corner and there is still so much left to do.
How does it sneak up on me I wonder!

Today starts a new challenge at
where our lovely host Susan has chosen the theme "Glitter and Sparkle" 

I've coloured the adorable
a digital image by our wonderful sponsor this week


I've used  two sheets from Craft Smith Silver Gift Pack.
 Sorry my photo is so dark and does
not show the lovely shine this paper has.  
Snowflake die is Joy Craft Ice Crystals
Smaller Snowflake from SB 2013 die
Snowflake arch - Marianne Craftable
Tag - LOTV stamp

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by.  Hope you get a chance to play along with us
this time. We'd love to see you there.
hugs,
 
 

Monday, 12 December 2016

Snow Family

Hi everyone,

Today starts Challenge #106 at the Cutie Pie Challenge where the theme is "A Day in the Snow
It fits perfectly with the weather outside today.  It began snowing yesterday, 
continued thru the night and yes it's still falling.  So very pretty.

We are sponsored by the fabulous  
and  

I've coloured an image from Paper Nest Dolls called Snow Family
available here in the shop.


The snowflake and tree are both Memory Box Dies
Paper and ribbon from my stash

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today and if you get a chance to play along
we'd love to see you there.
hugs,

Friday, 2 December 2016

Fancy

Hi everyone,
Today starts a new challenge at
where I am lucky to be hosting Challenge #178
I've chosen the theme
"Tones or Pastel Christmas"

This is the first fancy Z fold card I've made and I think it's become
my favourite for the season.
 


Closed
We are sponsored by the fabulous Noor Designs

Details
Tree dies from Tim Holtz, Memory Box and Marianne Dies
Poinsettia and snowflake dies are Memory Box
This adorable snowman is from Pink Gem Designs, printed in different sizes

My talented team mates have created some beautiful inspiration for you this week
so pop on over to the blog and play along if you can.  We'd love to see you there.

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today.
hugs
 

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

#329 Fab'n'Funky

Hi all, hope things are well with you.Things haven't slowed down for me but I did grab a few hours in my craft room to make a card for challenge #329 at Fab'n'Funky where the lovely Wendy is hosting with a "Christmas" theme.




We are sponsored by the wonderful  Live & Love Crafts

I would like to enter the following challenges:
 
Thanks for stopping by today.
hugs,

Friday, 18 November 2016

Poinsettia

Happy Friday everyone, 
Hope your week went well and that you've something fun planned for the weekend.

Today starts a new challenge at Winter Wonderland, hosted by our lovely Louise  
who has given us two themes.  "Poinsettias"  or "Snow is Falling".

Lots of die cuts on my creation today.


We are sponsored by the wonderful Crafty Sentiments Designs
who are generously offering 3 digis to the winner.

Please stop by the blog and see the fab creations by my team mates
and we'd love it if you could play along.
hugs,


Wednesday, 16 November 2016

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #327

Hi all, Wednesday and time for a new challenge at
where our lovely host Chris has two themes for us
"An Image with a Hat" or "Digi Girls"

I've coloured with copics The Victorian Hat
a digital image that I selected from our generous sponsor


I would like to enter the following challenges:

Hope you get a chance to play along with us this week
and thanks for stopping by today.
hugs,


Monday, 14 November 2016

Christmas Snowglobe Card

Hi everyone,
Hope you had a wonderful weekend.

Another busy one for us making the days fly by. 
I did have some time to finish up a card for
using the Winter Cardinal digital stamp from one of our fabulous sponsors this week
This cutie is available here in the shop.


We are also sponsored by the wonderful

I would like to enter the following challenges:
We'd love it if you played along with us this time
and check out the fabulous inspiration from my talented team mates.
hugs,

Friday, 4 November 2016

Fussy and Fancy Friday #176

Hi everyone,
I hope you are all well.

It's Friday and time for a new challenge at


hosted by our lovely team mate Judy
who has chosen a theme of Ice/Snow with Lots of Sparkle
Sponsored by the wonderful Live and Love Crafts


I've used a pre-coloured image from Pink Gem Designs, cut layers of white felt for the snow
and added some glitter.   Small tree is a Marianne Die as well as the snowflake arch.
Magnificent Pine is a MB die as well as Winter Cabin Landscape
Glamour Dust added and falling show in the sky created using Sakura Fine Point White Pen
I hope you get a chance to stop by the blog and see the wonderful
inspiration from my talented team mates, and play along with us if you like.
hugs,

Wednesday, 2 November 2016

Fab'n' Funky Challenge #325 ~ Animals



Wow...is life ever getting in the way of my crafting.  
It's been ages since my last post and I sure miss everyone. 
But there is nothing like necessity to get one moving so here I am today for  
where our lovely host Ginny has chosen the theme "Animals".  

We are sponsored by the wonderful
who generously supplied us with our choice of digi.
My selection was "Mr Rooster" available here in the shop.



 Coloured with Copics and finished with pencils
DP - Graphic 45 - French Country
Tag - MFT Stitched Tag
Black frame cut using MFT Pierced Square Frame
Ribbon from a box of chocolates..

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today and I hope you get to play along with us this week.
hugs,


Friday, 21 October 2016

Frosty at Winter Wonderland

Hi everyone,

Today it's the Snowflakes turn to post for
hosted by our lovely Marie who has two themes for you
"Frosty" (either cold colours or Snowmen) or "Well Wrapped Up"

Sorry for the poor quality of my photo.
The snowflake die cut is covered in Glamour Dust
... it looks so pretty irl.


We have two wonderful sponsors offering a great prize to the winners
of this challenge


and

Hope you get a chance to stop by the blog
and see the beautiful creations made by my talented team mates.
and join us if you can.
hugs,

Wednesday, 19 October 2016

Fabulous Flowers at Fab'n'Funky

Hi everyone,
It's time for a new challenge at
where our lovely Wends is hosting and challenging us with a theme of
"Fabulous Flowers"
She would like to see paper or fabric flowers used on the cards.

I've stamped and cut some flowers using products from SU


Dies are SB Gold Elements One
Ribbon and DP from my stash

Thanks for stopping by today and I hope you have a good week.

Monday, 17 October 2016

Five of a Kind Inspiration at The Cutie Pies



Ooops...so sorry I'm late with my reminder today.  I'm limping along with my sick computer
....oh man do I need and extra shot of patience. 
 
 Anyhoo I'm excited to tell you about The Cutie Pie's current challenge
that is sponsored by the wonderful
All Dress Up Stamps, with a theme of "Five of a Kind





DP is from Basic Grey and the snowflakes
 are cut using Spellbinders 2013 Snowflake Pendant die
Sentiment is from TLC

I hope you can play along with us this month in this fun challenge.
hugs,