Saturday, 3 December 2011

Cold & Frosty DT Card!

The challenge this month at the Crafty Calender Blog is Cold & Frosty!!
The challenge over at The Creative Card Crew is Tis the season!
The months wizz by so quickly!

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Stamptacular sunday - Anything Christmas
Pollycraft - Christmas Fun
The Crazy Challenge - Stars or Snowflakes
Creative Craft Challenge - Free for all
Digi stamp for joy - Merry christmas
Divas by design - Anything goes
Simply Create - All about christmas
Totally Papercrafts - Let it snow
Allsorts - Going round in circles
Sweet Stampin - Snowmen

Tuesday, 8 November 2011

Be Thankful with the Creative Card Crew!!!

This fortnightly challenge is Thankful and is sponsored by our monthly sponsor Simon Says Stamp. They have the most delightful things in their store. Be sure to visit them and show them how Thankful we are for them sponsoring us, and for stocking the most wonderful crafting supplies.

I am entering my card into the following challenges:
Dutch Dare - Give Thanks
Fussy & Fancy - Be Thankful
Allsorts - Anything but a square
Pile it on - Give Thanks
Bearly Mine - One for the boys
Creative Craft Challenge - Minimalistic

My Card was cut on the Cricut. (my first cricut project)
Paper is Bearly Mine
Image Lili of the Valley
Coloured with copics.

Saturday, 5 November 2011

Wrap up Warm!!!

Over at the Crafty Calender Challenge this month the theme is Wrap Up Warm.
And our sponsor is our very own teammie Jenni.

I am entering my card into the following challenges:

Clean & Simple - Anything C&S with flowers
Pile it on - Keep Warm
Pollycraft - Anything goes
The Pink Elephant - Distressing
Papertake weekly - Anything goes & Bling
Creative Craft Challenge - Fancy edges
Try it on Tuesday - Unusual shape
Creative Inspirations - Lashings of sparkle
Alphabet challenge - T for tea time!
Crafty Catz - Anything goes

Used Marianne creatables die. Whiff of joy image coloured with copics.
Wild Orchid flowers. Dufex sentiment and lots of stickles.

Friday, 21 October 2011

A Challenge Card at Last!!

It's been a while as I have been so busy with my Grandsons birthday party as I was Making the cake and all the cupcakes too. So I thought it was about time for me to enter some challenges.

I am entering this card into the following challenges :

Stamptacular Sunday - You choose
Pollycraft - Girls, Girls, Girls
Fab & Funky - Distresser/Torn
Simon Says Stamp challenge - Inspired by a Fairy Tale
Just Magnolia - Pink
Papercutz - In the Pink
Totally Papercrafts - Layer upon Layer

And last of all Here is a Pic of the Cake!!
Hard work But I did enjoy making this one and pleased with the end result!!

Saturday, 1 October 2011

Trick or Treat???

We Have a spooky theme over at the Crafty Calender Challenge Blog this month.
It's our 2nd Birthday and I can't believe how quick those 2 years have gone!!!
There are a number of prizes up for grabs so pop over and take a look HERE.
I make up little bags like this every year for the callers.

I am entering this into the following challenges:

The Crazy Challenge - 3 colours
Simon Says - Anything goes
Papercutz - Halloween
Stampin for the weekend - What a cutie

Monday, 26 September 2011


Here is my card for the Creative Card Crew Challenge and our theme this week is Easel cards.
Our sponsor is Michelles scrapbook. I have recently joined her copic club where she sends you 3 sketch markers each month for a little over $15. Only just managed to get it done as My daughter rang in agony she had hurt her back and couldn't move so I had to go rushing up there. So you'll have to excuse the lighting issue it's late!!!

I an entering it into the following challenges:

Crafts and me - Stripes
Creative Inspirations - Celebrate
Digi stamp for joy - Anything goes
Simon Says - Use dies and punches
One stop crafts - Easel Card
Sweet stampin challenge - Anything goes
Pile it on - Fancy folds

Image is from Sassy Studio coloured with my copics. Papers are My minds eye. Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts.

Tuesday, 30 August 2011

Red Hot!!!! & CCC Dt Card

Here is my Dt Card for the Creative Card Crew this week. Our sponsor this week is Kenny K and the Dt got to showcase some of their amazing images.

I am entering it into the following challenge:

Creative Inspirations - Text Me!
Colour Create - Kraft, Red & White
Craft us crazy - Anything goes
Do you Stack up - Man or Boy
Totally Gorjuss - As you like it!
Pile it on - Girls just wanna have fun!
Stamptacular sunday - Diva-tacular!
The Crafty Pad - Distresssing & tearing
Cards for Men - G is for Gorgeous

The image is Carmen Electrafying from Kenny K and available HERE. Coloured with Copic markers.
All edges distressed with Tim Holtz ink and distressing tool and some tearing.
Banner stamp from Papermania, Martha stewart punch & nestabilities have been used.
This cute spanner came with something I bought and fits in perfectly with this card.

Monday, 29 August 2011

Another Thank you Gift set !!

Another gift set for Cody's teacher. Card, Gift bag full of chocs and Keyring.
Image from Lili of the Valley and Papers are Aimee Asher
I am entering it into the following challenges :

Papertake weekly - Dies to Die for
Creative Craft Challenge - Anything but a card
Dutch Dare - Anything but a card
Paperplay - Back to school
Stamp Something - Back to school
Totally Papercrafts - Back to school
Allsorts - Back to school
Just us Girls - Back to school 3D
Lili of the Valley - Thank you!

Saturday, 20 August 2011

Thankyou card & Gift !!!!

Card & Gift for teaching assistant Mr Chris

I am entering the following challenges:

Cupcake Inspirations
Cards for Men - Anything Goes
Everybody Art - Gifts
My time to Craft - G is for Gift
Simon Says - Food & Drink
Lili of the Valley - Thank you
Craft us Crazy - Anything Goes
Do You Stack Up! - Thank you!
Stamp Something - Thank you!
One Stop Crafts - Bold & Bright

Image is from Lili of the Valley and coloured with copics.
Papers are Aimee Asher.

Tuesday, 16 August 2011

Surf Chick!!!! & DT Card

This card was made for the Creative Card Crew Challenge.
I am also entering it into the following challenges:

Truly Scrumptious - Lace it up!
Fussy & Fancy - Use a lot ( 3 or more embelishments)
Stamp Something - Dog/Summer
Stampin for the weekend - Spots & Dots
One Stop Crafts - At the Beach
The Crafty Pad - Cute & Girly
Stampavie & More - Girly
My time to craft - G is for Girly
A Spoonful of sugar - Happy Birthday
Try it on Tuesday - Anything goes

This challenge is sponsored by Robyn's Fetish. They make awesome digi stamps and digi paper as well. Check them out and give them some Creative Card Crew love!
Our challenge this time is Hand Made Flowers.

Saturday, 6 August 2011

Another Pen Pot and DT Creation!!!

Here is my DT Creation for this months challenge at The Crafty Calender.
The theme is Hot colours.
Image is called unregrettable pirate life from Sweet Peas ching-chou Kuiks fantasy collection.
Coloured with copics. Paper from K & co, Flowers are wild orchid crafts with added shell.

I am entring this into the following challenges:

The Crazy Challenge - The Sun is Out
Creative craft challenge - It's Summertime
Try it on Tuesday - From the Beach
ABC challenge- A is for Auburn
Crafts & Me - Anything goes
Craft us Crazy - Anything goes
Sweet Pea stampers - Sweet & Bright

Tuesday, 2 August 2011


Here is my DT Card for the Creative Card Crew this week. The theme is put your best foot forward and we are sponsored by Simon says Stamp store.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Crafts & Me - Ribbon
Dutch Dare - Birthday time
Totally papercrafts - Bling it up!
Alphabet challenge - M for metal
Allsorts - Free & Easy
Papertake weekly - Anything goes

Shoe digi image is from Sketching stamper. coloured with copics and glitter added for detail.
Paper is from Pink peticoat digi paper pack. Ribbon and slider from my stash.

Wednesday, 27 July 2011

Fun in the Sun!!!!!!!!

Isn't he just adorable!!
This card was made for my Grandson to give to his daddy.
Banner stamp is papermania
Image is Rope Swing from Lili of the valley coloured with copics.
Papers are Forever friends The good life paper pack.
Tim holtz distress ink and tool used.
Martha Stewart Zig zag punch.

I am entering the following challenges:
Lili of the Valley - Fun & Games
Crafty Catz - No Pink or Blue
Fussy & Fancy - Summer
Totally Papercrafts - One for the boys
Allsorts - Free & Easy
Totally Gorjuss - Punch or Die
Crazy Challenge - Ribbon
Pink Elephant - Fun in the Sun
Crafts & Me - Ribbon

Friday, 22 July 2011

Blue Bombshell!!!!

Made for my daughters to give to her boyfriend!
As he is just turning 30.
She also said he will never see a woman dressed like that hence the inner text!

I am entering it into the following challenges:
Sweet Stampin - One for the Boys
Totally Gorjuss - All about the boys
Kenny K's krafty Girlz - Anything goes
Cupcake challenge - Wish upon a star
Cards for men - Use a Key
Simon Says stamp challenge - Use newspaper
Craft us Crazy - Anything goes
Cute card Thursday - For his eyes only
Papercutz - Anything goes
Stamp something - Embelish it!
Totally Papercrafts - One for the boys

Image is Miss Fortune from Kenny K's downloads coloured with copic markers
Paper free with making cards
This card has been distressed within an inch of its life with Tim Holtz ink and distressing tool.

Sunday, 17 July 2011

Fairy Wishes Dt Card!!!

This is my DT Card for the Creative Card Crew this week.
The theme is Animal Antics. Our sponsor this week is Wags & Whispers.

Image is Fairy Iris from Wags & Whisper
Paper is from Bearly Mine, Flowers & Fancy corner are Wild Orchid crafts.
Dies used were Marianne Creatables and Spellbinders.

I am entering the following challenges :

Crafts & Me - Summertime!
ABC - Y for yesterday (october'10' Glitter)
Cute Card Thursday - Going round in circles
Fussy & Fancy - Summer
Papercutz - Sky's the Limit
Totally Papercrafts - Girly Girls!!
Stampin for the weekend - Wings & Things
Allsorts - Free & Easy
Stamptacular Sunday - Animal Antics
Pollycraft - Summer fun

Thursday, 14 July 2011

Gardeners Delight!!!

An Anniversary Card for my sister.
Image from Designed to Delight coloured with copics.
Papers are from Bearly Mine, Flowers are Wild Orchid crafts.

I am entering the following challenges:

Allsorts - Free & Easy
One Stop Crafts - Summertime!
The Crafty Pad - Lots of texture
Cupcake Craft Challenge - Fav challenge (anything but a square)
Pollycraft - The great outdoors
The Crazy Challenge - Summertime!
Digital Tuesday - Spellbound
Bearly Mine - Anything goes
Crafts & Me - Summertime!
Simon Says - Anything goes

Saturday, 2 July 2011

Pen Pot & Crafty Calender DT!!

The theme for this month over at The Crafty Calender is Under the Sea.
The sponsor for this month is Wild Orchid Crafts

The Image I have used is Called Coral Emmersion from Sweet Pea's Ching-chou Kuick's fantasy collection coloured with copics. I think this image is stunning and screams summer to me. Papers are K&Co, Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts.
I am entering it into the following Challenges:

My time to Carft - Yes here comes summer
Creative Inspirations - Summer!
Craft us Crazy - Summer or Red, white, Blue
Paperplay - Anything but a card
Crafty Catz - Colours of Summer
Allsorts - Free & Easy
The Secret Crafter - Here comes summer!

Wednesday, 29 June 2011

Making a start on christmas!!!

I love this arorable stampand new die. Stamp is Magnolia coloured with copics, Flowers are Wild Orchid. Marianne die and nestabilities were used.

I am entering this card into the following Challenges:
Charisma Cardz - White & ! other
Alphabet Challenge - H for half a dozen
Stampin for the weekend - My Favorite things (Flowers, dies, gems)
The Secret Crafter - Embossing (edges of die)
Sweet Stampin - Something old, something new (new die, old punches)
ABC christmas - M for monochrome
Flutterby Wednesday - Open Challenge
Truly Scrumptious - Things with wings
Stampavie & more - More than 3 layers

Wednesday, 15 June 2011

My first Bookmark!!!!!!

I am entering the following Challenge:

Simply Sassy Tutorial challenge - use any tutorial and make something
CRAFT Challenge- Fathers Day
Crafty catz - Bookmark
Stamp Something - Something punched
One Stop Crafts - Fathers Day
Stamptacular Sunday - Dad's or Grads
Cupcake Craft Challenge - Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy.
Papertake weekly - Dads & Lads

This is my first attempt at a bookmark and I will definatly be making more.

Image - Sugar Nellie coloured with copics
Background - Stamped (inkadinkado rockstar)
Badge Brad - Making memories
Martha stewart punch.

Thursday, 9 June 2011

Lovely in Lilac!!!!

This is fast becoming my fav shaped card.
I am entering this card into the following challenges :

Just magnolia - Anything goes with lace
The Secret Crafter Challenge - Photo inspiration
Cupcake Inspirations
Bunny Zoe's - Lace
Crafty Catz - Lots of circles
Bearly Mine - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Crafts & me - Stamp Something
Flutterby Wednesday - Going Dotty
Do You Stack Up! - Birthday

Images are both Magnolia
Paper - Bearly Mine
Lace & Flowers - Wild Orchid Crafts
Medium - Copics
Cars is Hunkydory scalloped circles cut in half then folded.

Monday, 6 June 2011

A Butterfly Smile!!!!

Here is my DT Card for the Creative Card crew. The theme this week is Things with wings.

I am also entering it into the following Challenges :

ABC - V for Variety
Charisma Cardz - Something that flies
Paperplay - Summer Citrus splash
One Stop Crafts - Texture
Everybody Art Challenge - Distress
A Spoonfull of Sugar - Here Comes Summer

Our Sponsor this week is Simon Says stamp Store (SSSS)
The Dt have some fab inspiration for you so pop over and take a look.

Stamp-Inkadinkado (SSSS) Here
Paper - Botanical by Prima (SSSS) Here
Flowers - Wild Orchid Crafts
Punch - Martha stewart daisy border punch

Wednesday, 1 June 2011

Tissue Box!!!

Here I have a decorated tissue box to show for my Dt creation.
Over at the Crafty Calender monthly challenge blog our theme is
Things with wings and we have been sponsored by Whimsy stamps.

I am also entering it into the following challenges:

The Pink Elephant - Teachers Gifts
A Spoonful of sugar - Flower Power
Flutterby Wednesday - Open challenge
Crafts & Me - Punch it out!!
Fab & Funky - What eva!
In A Sweet Pea dream - Wings

Image from Sweet Peas Ching Chou Kuicks collection and coloured with Copic Markers.
Papers are Kanban, Flowers from wild Orchid Crfats

We have the amazing Whimsy Stamps sponsoring us this month and one lucky person will win 5 digital stamps of their choice! Please take a few minutes to pop by and have a browse through the store here!! There are so many gorgeous images, you wont be disappointed!

Summer Fun!!!

I adore these images from Elizabeth Belle they are just lush to work with.

I am entering this card into the following challenges :

Charisma Cardz - Boy oh Boy!
Papercutz - Use a Banner
Stamp Something - Something sentimental
Cupcake inspirations
Stamptacular Sunday - Bugs or Boys!
Cupcake Craft Challenge - Zesty Colours
Stamp with fun - In the garden
Belles'n'Whistles - Anything Goes
Everybody Art - Banner/Flags
Truly Scrumptious - Summer Sparkle
Simon Says - Fathers Day/For a Male

Images are both from Belles'n'Whistles the first is called Goggles and is a clear stamp and the second is Paddle pool Digi stamp. Coloured with Copic Markers and inked sky.
paper was free with a magazine a while ago.
Little badge thingy is a brad from making memories.
Card Blank is Hunkydory. Sentiment Dufex.