Monday, April 30, 2012

Crafty Cardmakers Challenge # 67 - For The Boys (DT Card)

Our challenge this time around at Crafty Cardmakers is "For The Boys". This could be for a big boy, a little boy or a baby boy, so long as it's male themed.
We are sponsored for this challenge by


We are sponsored today by ONE STOP CARD CRAFTS who are offering a £10 voucher for their store as a prize.
and
$10 Gift Certificate for the Store
 
Here is my card......
 
For my card I have used a stamp from Debbi Moore coloured with my ProMarkers. The little pair of football boots are 3D stickers from K and Co. Papers are from my stash.
I have used 5mm Christmas Green Nailheads available at the Craft Barn HERE.
 
I would like to enter my card for the following challenges:
That Craft Place - One For The Boys
Try It On Tuesday - Anything Goes With A Twist (use item from The Craft Barn)

Friday, April 27, 2012

Country Ride, Belles 'n Whistles Card


I have used my brand new Belles n Whistles stamp called "Country Ride" coloured with my ProMarkers.The postage stamp shape frame is a die from X-Cut.
My flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts.
Papers,mini buttons and gems are all from my stash.

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
CES Challenge - Button It
My Mum's Craft Shop Challenge - The Great Outdoors
Pile It On - Sparkle and Shine
S J Crafts Monthly Challenge - Favourite (Purple and Pink ,my fave colours and mini buttons)
Elphine House Challenge - Its A Girl Thing
7 Kids Challenge Blog - Make It Cute
Delicious Doodles Challenge - BINGO (gems, dies,flowers)
Sundays With Crissy - Favourite Colour Combo (pink and purple)

Thursday, April 26, 2012

WRS Birthday Card



I have has this Wild Rose Studio stamp for ages and and far as I can remember I think this is the first time that I have used it! I find it quite hard to make cards for older ladies who aren't into all the cute fairies and Magnolias that I so adore. This stamp seems perfect for just that :)

My papers are from The Paper Cellar and the Aquamarine Papermania Capsule Collection.
Roses,sentiment,gems and lace are all from my stash.I have followed this fab sketch (above) from Charisma Cards Challenge.

I would like to enter this card for the following challenge:
Sunday Sketch and Stamp - Any Past Sketch (I used sketch #87,above)
Cupcake Craft Challenge - Material Girl
Charisma Cardz Challenge - Blue,Black and White

Monday, April 23, 2012

Karens Doodles DT Card - #103 Something For The Kids

Our challenge this time around at Karen's Doodles is "Something For The Kids"
I have made an invite for my daughter to give her best friend to invite her for a movie date :)

For my card I have used this adorable Karen's Doodles digi , Movie Date.
My flowers and leaves are from Wild Orchid Crafts, the paper is from Marianne Designs and the gems are from my stash.

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
Hotshot Craft Blog - Young Love
My Mum's Craft Shop Challenge - Fave Song/Movie (Saturday Night At The Movies - The Drifters)
One Stitch At A Time - Anything Goes
Pile It On - Sparkle and Shine
Stampin For The Weekend - Sparkle and Shine


Thursday, April 19, 2012

Best of the Web :)

Wohhhooo!! I was featured on Craft Corners "Best of the Web" , there are lot of gorgeous crafts featured on there and I also see a few of my crafty friends and blog buddies featured on there too!! Well done girls :) Hop on over HERE to check out this fab site!

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Pink Penny Black Card


 Materials Used:
Penny Black Stamp,ProMarkers,Stickles
Nestie dies and Marianne Designs flourish die
Papers from Papermania
Ribbon,lace,flower,brad,pearls and gems (all from my stash)

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
Addicted-To-Stamps Challenge - Cakes and Stitching
Raise The Bar - Sketch
Papertake Weekly - A Stitch In Time
Bizzy Becs Store Challenge - Texture (lace and ribbon)
Bunny Zoes Crafts Challenge - Ribbon or Twine
Card Makin Mamas - Getting Girlie
Craft Your Passion - Die Cuts and Punches
Delightful Challenges - Stitches (real or faux)
DYSU Challenge - Glitter/Bling
Passion For ProMarkers - Pink, Pearls and Lace

Monday, April 16, 2012

1st Fathers Day Card of the Year (getting started early)

Ooooo look at me! LOL! Getting started early on my Father's Day cards hehehehe I have a lot to make this year so best to get started :)

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
Joanna Sheen Challenge - For Someone Special
Stampin For The Weekend - Ready Teddy Go
Paper Sundaes - Anything Goes
 

Crafty Cardmakers DT Card - Challenge #66 - Fantasy

Our challenge this time around at Crafty Cardmakers is "Fantasy"..... anything with a fantasy or mystical theme - So dragons, fairies etc.

We have 2 fab sponsors are they are.....

$15 Gift Certificate to the Crop Stop Store
And
$10 Gift Voucher
         Here is my fantasy themed card..........

For my card I have used a stamp from In2Stamps, coloured with ProMarkers.I have embossed the border with a Tim Holtz embossing folder and used a chalk inkpad to highlight the raised parts.The paper and vellum is from Papermania. Flowers, gems and pearls are from my stash.

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
By The Cute And Girly - Once Upon A Time
Card Makin Mamas - Getting Girlie
Cute Card Thursday - Spring Flowers
DYSU Challenge - Glitter/Bling
Simon Says Stamp Challenge - April Showers Bring Spring Flowers
Papertake Weekly - Water,Water Everywhere
Sketchy Colours Challenge - Purple/Lilac and Brown
Sweet Stampin Challenge - Girlie But No Pink

Friday, April 13, 2012

Mmmmmm chocolate mousse!!


I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
The Sweet Stop  - Any Past Sketch (I chose SSS92,above)
DYSU Challenge - Glitter / Bling
My Mum's Craft Shop Challenge - Its A Celebration
The Cutie Pie Challenge - Favourite Cute Stamp
Top Tip Tuesday - Spotty, Dotty!

Thursday, April 12, 2012

My 1st Ever Easel Card!!! (about time lol)


Well I have finally made my 1st EVER easel card lol and it's also only my 2nd time make a shaped card!! :O
As I sell or post all my cards it has never been practical to make shaped or easel cards but I thought it was about time I gave it a try to at least see if I was able to make one lol I have to say for my first attempt, I am pretty proud of it :)
I used X-cut scalloped circle dies to make the base and all of the layers. My image is a stamp that Ive never inked before today from The Greetings Farm (not sure of her name sorry) My papers are from Dovecraft Back to Basics and DCWV. I used a tiny MFT die to make the butterflys. The lace,pearls,music peel offs,sentiment and gems are all from my stash. And finally I added lots of stickles to her hair and for the butterfly trails.

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
The Greeting Farm FFF - Good Things Come In Small Sizes
Allsorts Challenge Blog - BINGO (ribbon/lace,stripes,purple)
Craft Your Passion - Shaped Cards
Crafts and Me Challenge - 3-D Embellishments
Crafty Sentiments Designs - Spring with Pastels
My Mum's Craft Shop Challenge - It's A Celebration
One Stop Craft Challenge - Pastel and Die Cuts
Pile It On - Its All About 'S' (Shaped card,scallops,spots,stripes)
The Cutie Pie Challenge - Favourite Cute Stamp
Top Tip Tuesday - Spotty,Dotty
Totally Papercrafts - BINGO (die cuts,lilac,glitter)

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Big Guy Golfing Card


I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
DP2 Challenge - Anything Goes (with a Mo Image)
Bunny Zoe's Craft Challenge - Ribbon or Twine
My Mum's Craft Shop Challenge - It's A Celebration
Top Tip Tuesday - Spotty,Dotty!
Joanna Sheen Challenge - Its A Mans World

Monday, April 9, 2012

Karen's Doodles DT Card - Challenge #102 "Something Spring"

 Hey everyone :)
This time around at Karen's Doodles our challenge is "Something Spring"
As always only entries using a Karen's Doodles digi are eligble for the top prize of 3 of Karen's gorgeous digis, but all other entries are entered for a chance to win 2 or 1 digi for 2nd and 3rd place :)

Here is my Spring creations.......


For my card I have used this adorable Home Tweet Home digi from Karen's Doodles.
Materials used:
ProMarkers
Stickles
Flowers from WOC
Ribbon,charm,pearls from stash
Stickles
Paper is a freebie from a magazine.
Martha Stewart "Scroll Lace" punch
Small circle nestie and small Nellie Snellen die(around sentiment)

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
Allsorts Challenge Blog - BINGO (pearls,purple,blue)
CRAFT Challenge - Easter / Spring
Divas By Design - Anything Goes
Hanna And Friends Challenge - Easter / Spring
I ♥ ProMarkers - Springtime
One Stop Craft Challenge - Pastels and Die Cuts
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Pile It On - Its All About "S" (Spring and songbirds)
Simon Says Stamp - Use Your Favourite Tool (MS punch)
Sparkles Monthly Challenge - Mother's Day or Spring
Sweet Stampin Challenge - Dies and Doodles (Nestie and Nellie Snellen die, karens "doodles" digi lol)
That Crafty Place Challenge - All About Spring
The Cutie Pie Challenge - Favourite Cute Stamp
Totally Papercrafts - BINGO (blue,ribbon,pearls or flowers,lilac,pearls)
Wags 'N Whiskers - Say It With Flowers

Saturday, April 7, 2012

Gossip Girl Card


For my card I have used a new digi stamp from Ladybug Crafts Ink called Gossip Girl. My papers are from American Crafts and Crate Paper. Lace,pearls,sentiment,gems are all from my stash.

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
Sketch N Stash - Angies's Sketch (My stash is New digi stamp,old papers and everything else)
Bizzy Becs Store Challenge - Add some texture
Ladybug Crafts Ink TLT - Spots and Stripes
Craft Your Passion - Dots and Stripes
Divas By Design - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Totally Papercrafts - BINGO (Pink,Glitter and Pearls)

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Crafty Cardmakers DT - Challenge #65 - Easter

Our challenge this time around at Crafty Cardmakers is Easter. Cards, Scrap LOs, Altered Art, Bookmarks, Tags, whatever you fancy as long as it has an Easter theme.
 We are sponsored for this challenge once again by Digi Doodle Shop who are offering a $10 Gift Certificate for the store
and.......
We are also delighted to be sponsored by Hobby Art with two gorgeous stamps sets as their prize.
Here are the fab sets on offer to a lucky winner.......


For my Easter card I have used a LOTV stamp coloured with ProMarkers and lots of added stickles to the eggs.The sentiment is a Personal Impressions stamp. All of my papers are from my scrap box.Flowers,pearls and gems are all from my stash.

I would like to enter this card for the following challenges:
Crafts 4 Eternity - 3 Of A Kind (3 lots of 3 pearls, 3 flowers, 3 gems)
Incy Wincy Designs - Easter/Pastel Colours
Lili's Little Fairies - Anything Goes
Moving Along With The Times  - Cute 'n' Cuddly
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
Stamptacular Sunday - Playin With Pastels
The Cutie Pie Challenge - My Favourite Cute Stamp
Top Tip Tuesday - Easter and/or Animals



Monday, April 2, 2012

LOTV Special Delivery Card


I would like to enter my card for the following challenges:
Lili's Little Fairies - Anything Goes
CES Challenge - No Girls Allowed
Moving Along With The Times - Cute 'n' Cuddly
One Stitch At A Time - New (new baby)
Party Time Tuesday - Anything Goes
Passion For ProMarkers - Ribbons and Buttons
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
The Cutie Pie Challenge - Favourite Cute Stamp