Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Bobbi in Blue


For my card I have used a stamp from DigiStamp Boutique called "Bobbi And Xmas Tree". I have coloured my image with ProMarkers, added some gems to the tree, pearls for snowflakes and lots of lovely Stickles. My papers are from the LOTV "Frosty Christmas" paper pad. I have used some Kraft and Blue card for all my matting and layering. For my snowflake I have used my fave Die-namics die. The ribbon, mini buttons, gems and pearls are all from my stash.


I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
Sweet Sketch Wednesday - Sketch #220 (above)
Bunny Zoe's Crafts Challenge - BINGO (Buttons, Sparkle, Gems/Pearls)
Bearly-Mine Challenges - Digi Days
Christmas At Sweet Stampin' - Winter Animals
Crafty Ribbons Challenge - Anything Goes With Ribbon
Reddy-Teddy-Go Challenge - Die Cuts and Punches
Sister Act Card Challenge - Anything Goes
The Cheerful Stamp Pad - Your Choice

Friday, August 23, 2013

Puppy Post


For my card I have used a LOTV stamp called "Puppy Post" which I have coloured with my ProMarkers. For the snowfall I have used some self-adhesive pearls and also some Liquid Pearls, I have also added some Stickles for the snow on the ground and on top of the post box. My papers are from the PaperMania "Home For Christmas" and "Spots and Stripes- Festive" paper packs. I have matted and layered with some red and Kraft card (it's only my 2nd time ever using Kraft card!!) I used my MS Doily Lace punch for the border and added some lace and red polka dot ribbon from my stash. I have used my fave Die-namics dies to make the snowflake at the bottom , then lastly added some red gems to finish the card.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
A Gem Of A Challenge - Punch It Out
Allsorts Challenge - Use Your New Stash (new stamp, polka dot paper and kraft card)
Craft-Room Challenge - Something New (new stamp, polka dot paper and kraft card)
Crafty Ribbons Challenge - Anything Goes With Ribbon
Loves Rubberstamps Challenge - Round or Square Cards
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge - Dies And/Or Punches
The Cheerful Stamp Pad Challenge - Your Choice
The Hobby House Challenge - Christmas
The Ribbon Girl Challenge - Red
Totally Gorjuss - Die-Cuts And Punches
Sweet Stamps Challenge - Anything Goes



Monday, August 19, 2013

Crafty Cardmakers DT Card - Challenge #98 "Fun In The Sun"

Time for our new challenge at Crafty Cardmakers!! This time we are hosted by Lin and she has chosen the theme of "Fun In The Sun"

In the hopes of encouraging the sun to shine for longer than 5 minutes, Lin would like to see something relating to summer fun, so that might be holiday related or something in the garden, basically someting you might do outdoors when the sun is shining that fun, clean and legal!!

We are sponsored by
with 2 of their gorgeous digis 
and also...
with this fabulous prize:-


Here is my "Fun In The Sun" card......


For my card I have used two digi stamps from Pollycraft which I have coloured with my ProMarkers. The papers that I have used are from Dovecraft Back to Basics III and Craftwork Card "Macaroon" pack.I have used a new punch that I bought for the border....its one of the American Crafts "Knockout" punches.  I have added lots of Stickles, some pink gems and some tiny buttons as embellishments.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
Allsorts Challenge - Use Your New Stash (New AC Punch and new Macaroon papers)
Bunny Zoe's Crafts Challenge - BINGO (Buttons, Sparkle, Gems)
Ladybug Crafts Ink TLT - Colour / Photo Inspirtion
Ready-Teddy-Go Challenge - Die-Cuts And Punches
Papertake Weekly - Occasion-Ally


Saturday, August 17, 2013

House-Mouse Anniversary Card


To make this card I have used:
Image : Joanna Sheen House-Mouse Stamp
Medium : ProMarkers and Stickles
Papers : Dovecraft Back To Basics IV
Tools : MS Doily Lace Punch, Cuttlebug Swiss Dots Embossing Folder, Cheery Lynn Fancy Flourish Die, Sixxiz Framelit Die from the "Fancy Banners" set
Embellishments : WOC Flowers, Pearls (there are lots of tiny pearls on the flowers in the image as well as the ones on my sentiment) , Gems and Lace all from my stash.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
A Gem Of A Challenge - Punch It Out
Card Mania Challenge - Favourite Embellishment (Flowers)
Cards Galore Challenge - BINGO (Sentiments, Die-Cuts, Embossing)
Creative Craft Challenges2 - Bingo (Pearls, Flowers, Lilac)
Emma's Crafty Challenge - Floral
Joanna Sheen Challenge - Embossing Dry or Heat (I have used dry embossing)
Lexi's Creations Challenge - Anniversary
Natalie And Amy's Challenge - Celebration
Papertake Weekly - Occasion-Ally
Penny Black And More - In The Garden
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Monochromatic
Totally Gorjuss - Die-cuts and Punches


Thursday, August 15, 2013

Penguin Presents


For my card I have used a stamp from Lili Of The Valley called "Penguin Presents" which I have coloured with my ProMarkers and added lots of Icicle Stickles. My papers are from Joy Crafts - Winter paper pad. I have used my MFT "Icicle Border" die to cut the silver glitter paper at the bottom of my card. My flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts and I have used a tiny Papermania punch to make the little leaves. The gems are from my stash.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
ABC Christmas Challenge - P Is For.... Penguin and Presents
Christmas At Sweet Swampin' - Winter Animals
Divas By Design - Christmas In August
Passion For ProMarkers - Sketch ( I have rotated the sketch)
The Hobby House Challenge - Christmas
The Squirrel And The Fox Challenge - Whimsical
Simon Says Stamp Challenge - Monochromatic
Sweet Stamps Challenge - Anything Goes
Live & Love Crafts Challenge - Cold Colours


Saturday, August 10, 2013

Bunnies Anniversary Card


For my card I have used a LOTV stamp called "Bunnies In Love" which I have coloured with my ProMarkers and added lots of Stickles, small pearls to the flowers and some little gem hearts. I have fussy cut the boy bunny (I assume he is the boy 'cos he has the flowers lol) and all the tiny little hearts and popped them up from the card with some silicone glue.The paper that I have used is from the MME Lost and Found - Blush paper pad. I have used my Dotted Swiss Cuttlebug folder to emboss the panel on the left. My tiny little butterflies are cut with a MFT die and I have added little gems to them. I have also used a Cheery Lynn die (mini fanciful flourish) for the flourish under my flowers. The ribbon, charm, pearls, gems and flowers are all from my stash.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
AnMa Creatief Challenge - Summer
A Gem Of A Challenge - Summer
Bearly-Mine Challenges - Tac-Tac-Toe (Hearts, Die-Cuts, Flowers)
Crafty Ribbons Challenge - Anything Goes With Ribbon
Cute Card Thursday - Die-ing To Punch
Delightful Challenges - Make It Pop
Fab 'n' Funky Challenges - Anything That Looks Like Summer
Little Claire's Monthly Challenge - Wedding / Anniversary
Natalie And Amy's Challenge - Any Celebration
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Paulaholifield's A Little Bit Crafty - Summer Sun
Penny Black And More - In The Garden
Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge - Things With Wings
Southern Girls Challenge - Things Beginning With F ( Flowers, Flourishes, Fussy Cutting)
Stempelsonne Challenge - Anything Goes
Totally Gorjuss - Hot, Hot, Hot
As You Like It Challenge - Favourite Ribbon Or Twine And Why? (This is my favourite ribbon, its kind of Organza, I love the colour and its such thin material its really easy to slip and charm onto!)
Jellypark Challenges - Cuddly Wuddly




Friday, August 9, 2013

Cutey Polar Bears Xmas Card


For my card I have used one of the latest release stamps at Lili Of The Valley called "Polar Pair". I have coloured my image with ProMarkers and added lots of Stickles glitter glue. All of my papers are from my scrap box.I have used a small scalloped circle die to mat my sentiment onto.  My flowers are Petaloo Velvet Hydrangeas....I have had these so long that the beads in the middle had fallen out lol so I replaced them with some red flat back pearls. I have used my MS Doily Lace punch for the border. Lastly I added some green gems from my stash.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
Lili's Little Fairies - Christmas In August
ABC Christmas Challenge - P Is For.... (Polar Bears, Polka Dots, Pearls)
Cute Card Thursday - Die-ing To Punch
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Reddy-Teddy-Go Challenge - Die-Cuts / Punches
Stempelsonne Challenge - Anything Goes
Totally Gorjuss - Anything Goes with Pearls