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Friday, 15 December 2017

Santa claus is coming to town - Crafty Catz challenge and gdt call

Good evening I am late posting this as i have been busy with jobs for Christmas and then had visitors my Brother with his annual Christmas rounds.
Well today it is time for a new challenge at CRAFTY CATZ. This is our last for 2017 and is also a GDT call for January.
Our challenge is Anything goes but we have a optional twist of Santa coming to town.
If you would like to follow the option that is great but we would love to see what your making even if it doesnt have a Santa on it. If you fancy joining us at GDT for the month of January then add GDT after your name.
Our sponsor this week is
So here is my card featuring this fabulous image from Sassy Cheryl called Once apon a star santa and can be found HERE
Items used to make this is
Promarkers
flowers from wild orchid
Hessian ribbon and twine
Diecuts from ebay
dp is from stash
sentiment ribbon from Dovecraft
chipboard embellishments
cheesecloth and paint
tonic glitter
Kraft base card 8x8inch
Well that my card so now come share with us at the blog what you have made. Checkout the teams amazing samples and all the Santas wow they are so different too.
Dont forget the GDT it closes mid day Thursday so you have just under a week.
Thanks for popping by and hope that all your festive arrangements are coming together wont be long now. I am sure you will all be ready when the itme comes and before you blink it will be New year.
off to add this into some challenges.

Thursday, 14 December 2017

Craft challenge - Christmas -warm winter wishes

Good morning and hope your well.
Today i am here to share with you my DT card for CRAFT CHALLENGE
This week we have our monthly challenge CHRISTMAS and if you havent finished making then why not join us.
Our sponsors for this challenge are
details of prizes can be found on the challenge blog along with some information about them
The team got to pick some fab images to play with from our sponsors and I picked
Snowman Blocks available from the shop HERE

The design I actually cased a card that my team mate Janette did a bit back but put my own spin on it you can see hers here I liked the idea of deconstructing the blocks and rearranging them.
Image coloured with promarkers
Dp from stash and glitter card.
Dies from ebay and time holts
Glitter and gems to finish off.
Well now it your turn come share some Christmas makes with us.
Have a good day off to Doctors and then some shopping bye for now

Challenges
Crafting By Designs - W, F, 3E - Christmas (open thru Dec. 31 - New Challenges in Jan.
Crafty Creations - 2W, 2E Always Anything Goes 

Saturday, 9 December 2017

Final day of Catch the bug Holidays chaos and freebie

Well i made it got to the final day and just in time.
Today is all about the freebie. So just pop over and grab it and make a project,
So for mine i looked at the image and it reminded me of those little cards the kids give out at Christmas to all their school mate. these little ones are becoming very popular this year.
So i didnt want to lots of layers so decided to print direct to my card.
So I coloured with my promarkers and added some stamped stars and a little sentiment at the bottom. Added loads of glitter to her dress and the star on the tree. Just a few gems to finish of.
Ok so thats me done and i am off to link up before it closes and i might get some shut eye. 
Night all.
challenges
Catch the bug christmas chaos
Alphabet Challenge 2W, 1E - T for Trees
Kitty Bee Designs 2W,2E, C10 - No.109 - Anything Goes w/Optional Twist Christmas 



That's Crafty! Challenge Blog - 2W, E3, Prize only for UK residents, Top 3 open to all - Tis The Season

Catch the bug Day 5 Holiday Chaos

well day 5 of Catch the bug Holiday chaos is

So immediately i thought of Stella she is such a character and one of the very 1st images of Bugaboos I bought. So this one is Stella Dear Santa Scroll
I kept this one flat again always good at Christmas due to the post of postage. 

DP is from a very very old pad from the paper cellar the script on this goes so well and says May the sprit of christmas last all year. lol do you this it will with Stella
crafty ribbons green sentiment ribbon
few green gems.
ok so thats just 2 to do now i might just make the deadline.
Bye for now
challenges
catch the bug holidays chaos 
Color My Heart Color Dare - W, SIO Cannot be combined with other colour challenges - Use all or only No. 272 and 
Aud Sentiments Challenge 2W,E5  #194 Christmas + A Sentiment 

Catch the bug Holiday Chaos day 6

So today 6 at catch the bug Holiday Chaos is a Colour challenge.
Here is the colours they have provided.
So for this one I have gone with a CAS allowing the image full size and the fab sentiment comes with this set too.

I think I have included all the colours and hope that my colours on my computer screen isnt too different. there may be a few more but I think this snowman looks so jolly and colourful.
Just adde  some sentiment ribbon at the bottom and a layer matted for the image. a few gems complete my card.
Thanks for popping by off to add this to the challenge
challenges
  catch the bug Holiday Chaos

Day 4 Catch the Bug Holiday Chaos

Hi back again with Day 4 of Catch the Bugs Holiday Chaos.
This time it is a Bingo challenge
For my card i have used the line down Diecut, 3 Layers & Ribbon
My image is Bear Skate one and is from the Winter Bears collection

Die cut mittens is a memory box.
Ribbon is organza from stash
Image is coloured with promarkers and 
the card is in a monotone theme of blues and white
3 layers all glttered
Sentiments is also part of the set.
Well thats another challenge completed hope you like
Thanks for popping by
I would like to enter the following challenges with this card
Catch the bug Holiday chaos day 4
Crafting-With-Friends 2W, 3E - No.56 - Anything Goes 

Day 3 challenge at catch the Bug Holiday chaos

Hi there I am here with Day 3 of the holiday Chaos at catch the bug and this time they want us to make a Gift or gift holder.
Well I have some older members of the family that I give either vouchers or money to.
So what better than to make a special gift money pouch
 have used these cute bear which have been coloured with my promarkers available in the shop HERE
DP papermania again just love this paper and will be sad when all used up.
Gold mirri card
Corner rounder
Chipboard which I have used some twine and stuck under the image which wraps round and then wraps round the chipboard to fastern close. 
A large gem for the centre of the chipboard
A little stamped Dec25th do not open
Well thats another done think always looks a bit better than just some money put in a card dont you.
Well thanks for popping by.
Hope you have been joining in today is the last day and sadly dont think i will manage to catch up on all the challenges time has beaten me this year as i spent most of the day back and forth to the garage as my car failed its mot and the parts that it failed should have been picked up on the service 3 weeks ago but wasnt. So I will need to find a new garage to get it serviced as he has now lost my business after 13 years. Sad as I thought he did a good job but looks like he is cutting corners.

I would like to enter this into the following challenge
Catch the bug Holiday Chaos day 3