Friday, 30 January 2009

Everybody-art- Challenge!

There is an amazing sketch to follow this week click on the title to take you there. Image from gina. Everything else is from my stash.

Thursday, 29 January 2009

Friday Sketchers Challenge!

Here is my entry for this weeks challenge there was an amazing sketch to follow this week. The paper is a loose scrapbook sheet from hobbycraft and the torn vellum overlay was from lakeland about 2 years ago. Flowers are papermania brads and ribbon from my stash. Image was sent to me in a swap from Kozmic. White swirls and butterflies are peel offs.

Wednesday, 28 January 2009

Papertake weekly Challenge!

It's been nice to get back into some crafting now that my daughter is home from hospital and to finally do a challenge. Over on Papertake weekly ther is a sketch to follow this week. The image is sweet'n'sassy, Papers I have had so long I cant remember where from. Flowers recieved in a swap. Sentiment was in a pack from asda.

This is the inside of the card

Here is the corner of the envelope and the back of the card. I chalked the edges of the envelope with a little green.

Monday, 26 January 2009

I've been tagged!

This is Cody my youngest He has climbed into his Thomas toy box. This seems such a long time ago now. Makes me a little broody looking back.

Anyway here are the rules. Go to where you keep your photos on your PC. Then go to the 6th album and the 6th photo. Upload it to your blog and explain what going on. Simple as that Just a bit of fun! Now choose 5 people to do the same. My 5 are : Tara, Gina, Lorraine, Carlyann, Natalie.

Sunday, 25 January 2009

Sketch & Stash Challenge!

Here is my entry for a new challenge that I have found. Click the blinky in the side bar of my blog. I made this a few days ago but thought I had missed it as my Daughter is in hospital and I have been run off my feet. But the entries have to be in by 2nd of Feb. The image was sent to me in a swap and everything else is from my own stash for a change. My New item of stash is the paper that I bought on thursday from my local craft shop by STEWO UK LTD.

Friday, 23 January 2009

Another award!

Got this one from Gina & Vicki.

The rules are; 1Put award on your blog, 2 link to the peson who gave it to you, 3 Nominate 5 others, 4 Leave them a comment so they can collect it.

my 5 are Dawn, Tara, Karen, Denise, Sarah.


Got this Award from Tracey at Tracey,s crafting corner. Now to pass it on to 5 others.

1.Gina, 2 Tara, 3 Denise, 4 Karen, 5 Georgia

Thursday, 22 January 2009

A Spoon Full Of Sugar Challenge!

The challenge for this week is Oh! Baby. which can by for a new born, Pregnant lady, Pre schooler, ect. So here is mine for this week my daughter asked me to make a card for a friend of hers who is having a girl.Image is forever friends, Paper is craft creations ltd, flowers from WHAT! (they were in a card pack) not sure on the ribbon.

Wednesday, 21 January 2009

Penny Black Saturday Challenge!

This is a brand new challenge for me. The challenge is Let's get Dotty! Image and flowers I recieved in swaps. The papers were given to me by a friend. The ribbon was wrapped around a fancy soap I bought from asda. Sentiment free on a magazine sometime ago. Brads and ribbon slider from my stash. I thought it was about time I put some of this stuff to good use.

Monday, 19 January 2009

Dutch Dare Challenge !

This weeks challenge is to use the colours Blue, Green & Brown which gave me the chance to use these fab papers which were sent to me as part of a swap. I would love to know what they are. I love this new forever friends stamp it is the first time for me to use it Charm and cord from WHAT!
Here shows the inside of the card. The tool is a peel off and the paper is a free download from Mad about cards.

Here is the back of the card. Thought i should keep up with the current trend of decorating the backs.

Sunday, 18 January 2009

Papertake weekly challenge!

There is a sketch to follow for this weeks challenge. Image is called reflections from sugar nellie. The papers I have had for ages not sure what they are. Corners were kindly sent to my by Gina. Flowers from stash. I am a little late with this challenge this week has gone so fast. Busy Busy Busy!!!!!!

Saturday, 17 January 2009

Sugar bowl Challenge #2

Here is my entry for this great new challenge blog. The challenge is to use 3 different papers 3 embelishments and as an extra if you can 3 different sugar nellie stamps. The 3 papers are from papermania earth tones. Ribbon, flowers and brads are the embelishments. On the front is daisy kindly sent to me by Gina and on the inside of the card is Pen pal and Sweet 'n' sassy. Click HERE to take you to the challenge blog.

Wednesday, 7 January 2009

A Spoon Full of Sugar Challenge!

Here is my entry for this weeks Spoon Full of Sugar Challenge. Paper is a free canon download. Flowers sentiment and ribbon from local walkaround WHAT! Also above is the back of the card and the corner of the envelope.

Papertake weekly Challenge!

This weeks Challenge is "seeing spots" so this is my entry for this week. Image is willow with hot chocolate fron Whiff of Joy. Papers are papermania and the sentiment and flower from local walkaround WHAT!

Tuesday, 6 January 2009

Diaries for 2009

Here are the two diaries I made for myself and my daughter. Well the diaries were bought from tesco and were fun to do. I prefered the red one so I ended up giving that one to my daughter cos I knew she would too!

Monday, 5 January 2009

Happy New Year!

Wishing everyone a Happy New Year and a Crafty 2009. Well now all the festivities are over I can't wait to get stuck in to some challenges and I suppose you are all the same. My daughter will be 21 on Sunday so I have to get started on some cards and have to make her a birthday cake too! Off now to look for some ideas. Hope to see your fab creations later as some blog hopping is in order. Wishing you all Good health and happiness for 2009.