Friday, 31 December 2010

A Special Thank You!!!

This image is just stunning to work with from Sweet Pea Stamps and I am eagerly waiting for my new ones to arrive (cant wait)! Image is called Spring Spread from the Ching-Chou Kuiks collection. She has been coloured with copic markers. Papers are a mix of My minds eye & papermania. Flowers and pin are from Wild Orchid Crafts.

This card is for the following challenges:
Create 4 Fun - Sketch
Cupcake crafts - Thankyou
Papertake weekly - Thankyou
Cute Card Thursday - Thankyou
Sweet pea stampers - Anything goes
In A sweet pea Dream - Ribbons & Bows
Phindy's Place - Give Thanks

Fav Five of 2010!!


This Pirate stamp is just stunning to work with. It is one of my favs from Sweet Peas Ching-Chou Kuiks fantasy collection. The Map was printed from the computer.


This Air Guitar Image is from Mo's digital Pencl and was made for my guitar crazy son's birthday. A must for any teenage boy.


Another Sweet Pea Called Spring Spread from Ching-Chou kuiks fantasy collection.
Made for my daughters college tutor.

This was made for my daughters mother in law (well sort of!!)
The first time for me to make a Tri shutter card.
Papers were Basic Grey. Image Papermania


Here are 2 Sweet Pea Images from the Ching-Chou Kuiks collection.
One the left is Inner Tender and the right is Love is gone.

Debbie from A Scrapjourney has some candy on offer if you join in the fun and post your fav 5 Cards of 2010. Find her blog Here.

Wednesday, 29 December 2010

Sweet Pea Diary !!


Here is a Diary for my friend whos birthday is New Years Day.
Image is from Sweet Pea by Ching Chou Kuik called Inner Tender and one of my favorites.
Paper is My Mind Eye
I just love to give these diarys as a little gift to friends and family.
I am entering it into the following challenges:
Crafts & Me - Anything goes
My time to Craft - Brand Spanking New (new year, new diary)
Paperplay - Anything but a card
Sweet Pea Stampers -Anything goes
In a Sweet Pea Dream - Ribbons & Bows
( I have just found this blog and it is fab so go check it out Here)

Keeping it Simple!!!!


This card is for the following challenges:
Sassy Studio Designs : Clean & Simple
Crazy Challenge : Punch it!
Digital Tuesday - Anything goes
ABC - Keep it Simple

Image is called Sassy Cassie from Sassy Studio Designs and colored with copic markers her top is paper piecing.
Papers are from Papermania Regency pack.
Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts
Martha stewart corner punch and Leone em leaf punches were used.
Ribbon,lace and ribbon slider from my stash.

Tuesday, 21 December 2010

Creative Card Crew DT Card!!!


The theme for this week at the Creative card Crew is Birthdays at Christmas
Papers were free with making cards and the image is fromPersonal Impressions.

Challenges:
Sweet Stampin - Celebrations
Allsorts - Anything goes
Papertake weekly - Anything goes


Friday, 17 December 2010

Pink Birthday!

I just love this sweet image!! This card was made for my grandson to take to a party.
Challenges:
Wild Orchid Crafts - Pink, White, Silver
Papertake weekly - Christmas Birthdays
Crafty Creations - Photo Inspiration
Cute Card Thursday - One for the Kids
Totally Papercrafts - Time to party
Crafty Catz - Your choice (62 Birthday bear)


Wednesday, 8 December 2010

Open Challenge at the Creative Card Crew!!

For this week's challenge! We have 2 sponsors! Which means 2 winners will be chosen at the end! Woohooo!!!
"At One Stop Card Crafts we have a big range of ever changing discount making and cardmaking craft supplies.
We are always adding to our range of craft supplies which are ideal for making handmade greeting cards, do-it-yourself invitations scrapbook pages, altered items and much more.
Our card making craft supplies include free and our popular discount scheme and quick service means our customers keep coming back for more.
Our prices are very competitive and this & makes us an ideal place to buy your cardmaking supplies online."
The prize is:




Just a quickie card this week as we are all busy with christmas stuff.
Image and papers are from Papermania
Off to do some more shopping now! Hope you all have a good day.

Friday, 3 December 2010

Crafty Calender Challenge DT Card


There is a great sketch to follow this month over at the Crafty Calender Challenge blog.
We are being sponsored by our team mate Ruth at A Passion for Stamps .
So we all got to use some of her fab images.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:
Wild Orchid Crafts - Old Fashioned Christmas
A Spoon full of sugar - 3papers, 3 flowers, 3 gems
Digital Tuesday - Animals at Christmas time
ABC - I is for Ice/snow
Papercutz - Christmas with 2 papers
Stamp Something - Christmas colour combo
The Secret Crafter - Christmas
Image from A passion for stamps. Papers were free with making cards magazine. Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts. Also used Martha stewart punch and lots af Glamour dust.

Monday, 22 November 2010

Treat Bag!!! (Creative Card Crew DT)


Over at the Creative Card Crew this week the Theme is Treat Bag!
We are Sponsored by Simon Says for this challenge.
Image is from Mo's digital pencil, Papers are Bearly mine,
Nesties available at Simon Says stamp store.
Image coloured with Copic markers available at Simon Says stamp store.

I am entering this into the following challenges:
Secret Crafter saturday Challenge - Handmade christmas gift
A Spoon full of sugar - Anything goes
Papertake weekly - Cut it outkg

Thursday, 18 November 2010

Blue Christmas!!

Challenges entered :
Wild Orchid Crafts - Blue Christmas
Pollycraft - Glittery Christmas
Digital Tuesday - Anything with wings
Simon Says - Sparkle
Papercutz - Christmas bling
Fussy & Fancy - Christmas with no red or green

Image - Mo's Digital Pencil coloured with copic markers.
Paper - Bearly mine, Flowers - Wild orchid crafts
Martha stewart trellis punch used on the Glitter card.

Friday, 12 November 2010

Pinkilicious Christmas!!


I am entering this card into the following challenges :
Digital Tuesday - Unused stash & Digi
Creative Inspirations - Pink Christmas
ABC - H is for Holiday
Crafts & me - Glitter
Cute Card Thursday - Anything goes
Stamp Something - November Digi Day

Image is from Mo's digital pencil, Papers are Bearly mine, Flowers are wild orchid crafts,
Martha stewart punch used and stickles added to the edges.

Wednesday, 27 October 2010

Creative Card Crew DT card!! Punch it!!!


Our theme this week at the Creative Card Crew is Punch it!
So get out your Punches and get crafty with the Crew.
Pop over and take a look at the DT Cards for some inspiration.
We are sponsored by Fred She Said this week and the DT are showcasing some of their fab images.

I am also entering it into the following challenges :

Wild Orchid Crafts - Pastels
Incy Wincy - Lace & Pearls
A Spoon ful of sugar - Let's get Punchy!
Simon Says - Punch em!!


This gorgeous Wheelbarrow is available from Fred She Said HERE
It has been coloured with copic markers.
Martha stewart punch used on edges of card, Leone em leaf punch used plus 2 flower punches.

Thursday, 21 October 2010

Teenage Years!!!!


This is the card I made for my Son's Birthday. I just love this image from Mo's Digital Pencil.
Papers are papermania It's a Mans world for the checked one and the other was a freebie in a magazine. Image was colored with Copic Markers and Martha Stewart punch used on the edges.

I am entering it into the following challenges:

Papercutz - Anything goes
Cupcake Craft challenge - Boy's and their toys
Everbody art - Blue, Green & Brown
Tuesday Throwdown - Anything goes
Mo's Digital Challenge - Colours of Fall
Cards For men - Happy Birthday

Tuesday, 12 October 2010

Creative Card Crew Dt Card ( A Knights Tale)


Creative Card Crew are Sponsored by Digital Delights this week and the theme is Fairytales.
I couldn't resist this little cutie from Digital Delights available HERE.
Paper is papermania, Marths stewart punched was used and banner was cut freehand.
Copic markers used to colour.

I am entering it into the following challenges:
Creative Inspirations - Birthday theme
Cute Card Thursday - Make your own embelishments ( flags)
Craftilicious - Anything goes
Stamp Something - Something Punchy!
Allsorts - Inspiration from song title ( I need a Hero)
Pollycraft - It's A Fairytale


And below is a picture of the Cake I made for my Grandsons Birthday

Friday, 1 October 2010

Crafty Calender First Birthday Challenge DT Card!!!


Over at the Crafty Calender Challenge blog this month we are celebrating our First Birthday.
So there are 12 prizes up for grabs if you enter the challenge.
The theme this month is Birthdays with the added option of using autumn colours.
So pop over and take a look at the inspiration from the DT.

I am also entering this card into the following challenges :
Stamp with fun - Sketch
Incy Wincy - Anything goes
Tuesday Taggers - Autumn
Simon Says stamp challenge - It's Autumn
Totally Papercrafts - the great outdoors
Stampin for the weekend - Autumn Inspiration

Image is from Fred She Said coloured with copic markers. Flowers Wild Orchid Crafts.
Ticket stamp is Inkadinkado. Also used Marthe stewart border punch and Leone em leaf punch.

Wednesday, 29 September 2010

Peachy Christmas!!!


Thought I had better start working through my christmas list.
I am entering this card into the following challenges :
Mo's Digital Pencil Challenge - Bling, Bling & More Bling (lots of glitter & gems)
Totally Gorjuss - Christmas
One Stop Craft Challenge - Snowflakes in September
Wild Orchid Crafts Challenge - Ribbons & Bows
Creative Inspirations - Christmas in September

Image is Kai in the Snow from mo's Digital Pencil
Paper is by Papermania
Martha Stewart Border punch used, Punched flowers, leaves & Snowflakes.
Glitter added to paper edges and snowflakes.
Ribbon & gems from stash.

Tuesday, 28 September 2010

Creative Card Crew DT card!!


Here is my DT Card for this week. The Theme is Bloomin Marvelous and we are sponsored by Fred She Said and we got to play with some of their fab images. You Can find them HERE.
Image - Pansies in a tea cup from Fred She Said.
Papers - Bearly mine digital papers
Flowers & pin - Wild Orchid Crafts
Why not pop over to the Crative Card Crew Blog and check out the work and inspiration of the DT. CCC Challenge Blog Here

Sunday, 19 September 2010

White Christmas!!!


I Just love this image from Mo's isn't she beautiful!
I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Wild Orchid crafts - Pearls & Pins
ABC - D is for distressing
Mo's Digital challenge - Bright White
Stamp Something - September Digi day
The secret crafter - Anything goes
Allsorts - Use at least 3 punches

Image is from Mo's Digital Pencil and coloured with Copic Markers and edges distressed with Tim Holtz ink Spun sugar. Backing paper is from Papermania. Martha Stewart Border and corner punches used and also the flowers are punched have been embossed for texture and distressed ink on the edges and pearls added to the centre. Charm, Pin, Ribbon and Banner from my stash.

Friday, 3 September 2010

Crafty Calender DT Card!!!


The theme for this months Crafty Calender is Blue with the added option of flowers.
The stamp used is from Inkadinkado and is a set of 6 Boxed Wishes I have had these for a while but this is the first time for me to use them. Paper is forever friends Flowers are Wild Orchid crafts. Also used Martha stewart border punch, Doily punch & swiss dots embossing folder.

I am entering this card into the following challenges :
Create 4 fun - Sketch
One stop Crafts - How Sentimental
Wild Orchid Crafts _ Make it sparkle
Pollycraft - Add a little nature
Papertake weekly - Just the one (one colour)
Simon says - Lace & Pearls

Tuesday, 31 August 2010

Creative Card Crew DT Card!!


The Theme we have this week over on the Creative Card Crew Challenge Blog is:
Back to school
Our Sponsor for this challenge is Simon Says

Image is from crafters companion. It has been coloured using copic markers which you can find at the Simon Says Store along with the Tim Holtz distressed ink that I have used on the edges and the Inkadinkado ticket stamp.
Flower are from Prima. Paper brads and ribbon from my stash.

I am also entering the following challenges:
Stamp Something - Back to school
Cute Card Thursday - Dieing fo a punch (no diecuts or punches)
Papercutz - Use Metal (brads)
Totally papercrafts - Clean & Simple
Incy Wincy - Back to school

Monday, 23 August 2010

Vintage style !!!!


Here is a card that I was asked to make for a neighbour. I am entering it into the following challenges:
Crafts & Me - Petals & Pearls
Oh la la creations - Elegant ladies
Papertake weekly - 3,2,1 of whatever you choose
(3embelishments, 2 images, 1 punch)
Dutch Dare - Vintage Summer


Images are free and available HERE from Magic Moonlight.
Papers are Digital papers from Bearly Mine. Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts.
Leone em Ash Branch punched leaves and Martha stewart Trellis border punch used.

Sunday, 22 August 2010

Sweet Pea Tri fold!!!!!

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Sweet Pea Stampers - Swirls and Flourishes
Wild Orchid Crafts - One for the Girls
Stampin for the weekend - Anything goes
Everybody Art - In the garden
Paperplay - Pink to make the boys wink
Paper Cutz - Anything goes
Create 4 Fun - Birthday Card
Stamptacular Sunday - More than 1 stamped image

Images are from Ching chou Kuiks fantasy collection available from Sweet Pea called Love is gone & Inner tender. They have been coloured with copic markers.
Papers are papermania, Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts.
Martha stewart eyelet lace punch used & Leone em Leaf punch.
Sentiments are Dufex.
This is a card that I made for my sisters Birthday.
Inner Tender
Love is Gone