Tuesday, March 27, 2012

A Bears Work Is Never Done.....


I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
Here Come The Boys - DIY Image or Embellishment
DYSU Challenge  - Plaid
Sweet Stampin Challenge - Anything Goes
Love To Create - Masculine
Challenge Up Your Life  - Zoo Animals (bear)
Party Time Tuesday - Anything Goes
Top Tip Tuesday - Easter And/Or Animals
Cute Card Thursday - Anything Goes

Monday, March 26, 2012

Thrill of the Grill

Time for our new challenge at Karen's Doodles! Yay! This time around our challenge is "Make It For A Male"
Karens Doodles really has some fab male digi stamps so this challenge is just perfect :) Don't forget, anyone can enter our challenges but only entries using Karen's Doodles images will be eligible for the first place prize and Card of the Week

Here is my card.....

For my card I have used Karen's Thrill of the Grill  digi. This is card is for my little brother and its perfect as he has a new puppy and he is always having BBQ's (think he fancies himself as a bit of a Jamie Oliver lol)

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
Love To Create - Masculine
Craft Your Days Away - Just for Men/Boys plus Buttons
Cute Card Thursday - Anything Goes
Paperplay Challenges - Spring Colours
The Cheerful Stamp Pad - Anything Goes
Totally Gorjuss - Spots and Stripes

Magnolia Thank You Card




For my card I have used Secretive Tilda coloured with my ProMarkers. The papers are from the Basic Grey 'Marjolaine' paper pad.I have used a MS edge punch for the border strip and a Marianne Designs swirl die.My flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts and the sentiment is from Craftwork Cards. The ribbon,gems and pearls are all from my stash.

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
Midweek Magnolias  - Recipe (1 ribbon, 2 pearls and 3 flowers)
Magnolia Stamp Lovers - Use Basic Grey Papers (I have used Basic Grey 'Marjolaine' papers)
Simply Magnolia - Dies/punches and Ribbon
Totally Tilda - Tilda Holding a Flower or Bunch of Flowers
Magnolia Down Under - BINGO (I chose dies/punches, flowers and glitter/bling)

Sunday, March 25, 2012

Spring Birthday Card

 For my card I have used a Karens Doodles digi which was a past freebie,coloured with my ProMarkers.The paper is a freebie from a magazine.I have used my MS lace border punch.The sentiment is from Craftwork Cards.My flowers,pearls,gems and brad (covered with Stickles) are all from my stash.

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
Crafts and Me - Light Airy Spring Colours
Crafty Creations Challenge - Photo Inspiration
Cute Card Thursday - Anything Goes
Kaboodle Doodles Challenge - How Cute Is That?
Love To Create - Anything Goes
Paperplay Challenges - Photo Inspiration
Simon Says Stamp - Bingo (flowers,glitter,brads)
Sparkles Forum Challenge - Mothers Day or Spring
Sweet Stampin Challenge - Anything Goes
One Stitch At A Time - Anything Goes

Friday, March 23, 2012

Whiff of Joy Card


I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
Whiff of Joy Challenge - Karina's Sketch
By The Cute And Girly - In The Kitchen
Lothian Crafts Challenge - Use 2 Main Colours (Blue and Purple)
Love To Create Challenge - Anything Goes
One Stitch At A Time - Girly
Paper Creations Ink - Things With Wings
Scrapbook Sisters Card Challenge - Anything Goes
Cute Card Thursday - Anything Goes
Crafts 4 Eternity - In The Kitchen

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Card for DP2 Challenge and a few more


I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
DP2 Challenge - Buttons and Bows
Sketch N Stash - Michelle's Sketch (my stash used is old freebie papers from a magazine)
I ♥ ProMarkers - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - BINGO (gems,ribbon,buttons)
Cute Card Thursday - Happy Birthday
Stamptacular Sunday - Cute As A Button (4 buttons used)
The Crafty Pad - The Perfect Pair (2 pairs of buttons)
Truely Madly Crafty - Photo Inspiration

 

Friday, March 16, 2012

Mr. Fixit

I have used this fab Mo Manning digi stamp called Mr.Fixit , as always coloured with my ProMarkers.
My papers are from Wild Rose Studio and GCD Designs.
 
Ive noticed that there are a LOT of St.Patricks day challenges out there this week but luckily they also allow the theme of "Use Green" ......I am Irish, lived here in Ireland all my life and I can honestly say I have Never recieved a St.Patricks day card, nor has anybody that I know, must be an American thing?!

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
CES Challenge - Charmed
I ♥ ProMarkers - Anything Goes
Pile It On - Shades of Green (or St.Patricks day)
Simon Says Stamp - Bit O' Green (or St.Patricks Day)


Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Hoppy Easter

I have had this Penny Black stamp (and the rest of the set) for AGES now and I think this is the first card that I have made with it! All of my papers came free with a magazine from a while back so I have no clue who they are by. I have used my MS border punch,Nellie Snellen lacey circle die and Marianne Designs swirl die. The lace,charm and pearls are all from my stash :)

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
CES Challenge - Charming
My Mums Craft Shop - Spring is Springing
Ladybug Crafts Ink TLT - Anything Goes
The Cutie Pie Challenge - Pearls and Swirls
Truely Madly Crafty - Photo Inspiration
Wags 'n Whiskers - Spring Break

Monday, March 12, 2012

Karen's Doodles # 100 - Something Special DT Card

Today is our 100th challenge at Karen's Doodles! How exciting is that?! Since it is the 100th challenge, we want to see SOMETHING SPECIAL! Click HERE to hop on over and play along for your chance to win some of Karen's gorgeous digi stamps :)

Here is my card......


 I have used this adorable Karen's Doodles digi called Flowers For Mum available HERE. My papers are from an old Papermania pack called Spring Burst. My buttons,flowers and pearl are all from my stash.

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
Allsorts Challenge - Say It With Flowers
Card Makin Mamas - Lets See Some Green
Crafty Calender Challenges - Spring Clean (really old unused papers)
Lothian Crafts - Use 2 Main Colours (green and purple)
My Mum's Craft Shop - Spring is Springing
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes 
Simon Says Stamp - Mother's Day
Totally Gorjuss - Anything Goes with a Button
Totally Papercrafts - My Favourite Things (polka dots,buttons,pearls and flowers,purple)

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Sugar Nellie Mother's Day Card

Materials used:
Image - Sugar Nellie (think it's called Peek a Bunny)
Papers - Papermania, Henbury Lane
Sentiment - Lindsey Mason Stamp
Embellishments - Buttons,flowers,pearls and butterfly (made from a peel off) are all from my stash

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
The Sugar Bowl - Erika's Sketch
Allsorts Challenge - Say It With Flowers
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes
Crafty Catz Weekly Challenge - Mother's Day
Ladybug Crafts Ink TLT - Pink and Girly
Lets Ink It Up - Show Us Your Flowers
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Mother's Day
Sweet Stampin Challenge - Lots of Layers
Totally Gorjuss - Anything Goes with a Button
Totally Papercrafts - My Favourite Things (Pink,mini buttons,flowers,butterfly and pearls....oh and it is for my fave person ever!! My Mom!)

Saturday, March 10, 2012

Tim Holtz stamps for sale

Hey Everyone!


Hope your weekend is off to a great start!!

Just a quick little post...


Last year I was very lucky to win a raffle held by the fabby Kirsty Wiseman and one of my prizes was a signed set of Tim Holtz stamps. As much as I lovvvveeee these stamps, I know 2 things...1- They are too nice and I can't bring myself to use them as I don't think I would do them any justice lol and 2- My lickle baby Shih Tzu needs and x-ray on her leg and at the moment I can't afford it. Sooooo...long story even longer, I am now selling these gorgeous stamps Signed by Tim Holtz.



If you or anyone that you know might be interested please could you check them out on my Ebay, they are HERE 
or if that doesn't work (knowing me, it wont lol) then this is the link....
http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=280841493912&ssPageName=ADME:L:LCA:GB:1123

Thanks for taking the time to read this :)
Fiona xxxx

Magnolia Easter Card


I would like to enter my card for the following challenges:
Midweek Magnolias - Hello (some form of greeting on project)
Totally Tilda Challenge - Die Cuts and Punches
Simply Magnolia - Bling and Bows
Magnolia-licious Challenge - Think Spring (with photo inspiration)

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Born To Ride

For my card I have used this fab Born To Ride digi from Karen's Doodles available HERE
All of my papers are from my scrap box so I can't be sure where they are from lol.

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
The Sketchy Challenges - Kylies Sketch
Creative Craft Challenge - Boys Will Be Boys
Hotshot Craft Challenge - One For The Boys
Lothian Crafts - Use 2 Main Colours (blue and red)
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes

Monday, March 5, 2012

Crafty Cardmakers DT - Challenge #63 ,Susie's Sketch

Our challenge this time at Crafty Cardmakers is a Sketch
You can create anything you like as long as it follows the sketch, so card, scrap LO, wall hanging, etc.
 Here is Susie's fab sketch for us to follow....
We have 2 lovely sponsors this week....the first is One Stop Card Crafts
And our second lovely sponsor is Digi Doodle Shop

 Here is my card for the challenge.....

 

 My image is a LOTV stamp which I have coloured with ProMarkers. I have used papers from Marianne Designs Full Colour Block and Dovecraft Back To Basics.Flowers are from WOC and sentiment from Craftwork Cards. Ribbon,gems and pearls are from my stash.

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
CRAFT Challenge - Mother's Day
CES Challenge - Flower Frenzy
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes
Crafty Ribbons Challenge - Celebrate Your Mum
Dream Valley Challenges - Mother's Day
Lets Ink It Up - Show Us Your Flowers
Lothian Crafts - Use 2 Main Colours
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
Creative Inspirations - Anything Goes

Sunday, March 4, 2012

Pastel Mothers Day Card


I have made this card using a gorgeous digi that was a freebie at Karen's Doodles a while back.The flowers that I have used are all from Wild Orchid Crafts and the sentiment is a digi from Pink Petticoat. Vellum,paper and pearls are all from my stash.

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
CRAFT Challenge - Mothers Day
Cute Card Thursday - Signs of Spring
DYSU Challenge - Things With Wings
Flutter By Wednesdays - Open (but must use butterfly,fair or angel)
Joanna Sheen Challenge - Spring Is In The Air
Kaboodle Doodle Challenge - Shades of Purple
Lothian Crafts Challenge - Two Main Colours (purple and pink)
Party Time Tuesday - Anything Goes
Passion for ProMarkers - Pastel Colours
Sparkles Forum Challenge - Things With Wings
Stamptacular Sunday - Photo Inspiration
A Gem of A Challenge - Perfect Pastels
Allsorts Challenge Blog - Spread Your Wings
CES Challenge - Flower Frenzy