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Sunday, 24 July 2016

Still time to Join Craft Christmas challenge

Good evening well my post is more than a little late. I am editing my original as i thought i had scheduled but it seems either i hadnt or blogger is playing games with me. So this is a reminder for you to come and play with us at CRAFT as we are celebrating or trying to prepare for CHRISTMAS
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Ok so here is my card using this fab image from Sheepski Designs called  'Rudolf's Mischief'

I have gone with a clean and simple make with this and coloured with Promarkers.
The sentiments are from a very very old Papermania set
Some doodling round the edge and some papers from my Stash.
Red glitter mess and ribbon and a few Red Pearls to finish.
I think he is possing for the Camera dont you.
Well hope you will come and join us.
I am off to raise my foot as I think I have either extreemly bruised toes or a broken toe. Grrr shopping trolly and sandles dont mix.
By for now and enjoy your week


Saturday, 16 July 2016

Christmas In July Bugaboo Day 7

Wow I made it the last day and just in the nick of time too.
I must say it has been a challenge getting them all done but I have enjoyed it and some of them has really pushed me out of my Comfort zone as Mojo was starting to head for the hills.
Well today is a colour challenge and here is the swatch that we have to work from

Now I have picked out the Purple as my main colour and used one of their shoes for this card.
Well use girlies like Christmas shoes dont we.

Image coloured with promarkers
washie tape for the sentiment
Ribbon from a local shop
DP is from papermania Heritage collection
Pearls for the corners
Flowers as from Live & Love
Well hope that you like and I have now 7 cards for my box and I have tried to vary my styles so hopefully you didnt get bored.
I you have joined in the challenge good luck and leave me a comment and I can pop along and checkout yours too.
Thanks for popping by have a brilliant weekend 
Challenges i would like to enter
Catch the Bug - Day 7 challenge
The Craft Rocket challenge - ATG - 3rd Entry

Catch the Bug Day 6 - Photo Inspiration

Well nearly at the end of the week of challenges and this time we have a Photo Inspirational challenge. Now as i dont have any Santa on the beach I have gone with the colour theme.
Well it is what you get from the picture which is here

This time I have gone with the ever popular Stella well i had to as you cant have Gus without Stella
This isnt a Christmas image but I do think it works for any occassion.
Also the picture brought to mind Cocktails on the beach

Image coloured with Promarkers and added glitter to the glass
Martha Stewart Punch
Dp is Back to basics and a freebie from a mag.
Giltter
See D stamp sentiment
Diecut flip flops glitter card
Ribbon and gems from stash
Well she looks like she is already enjoying a Merry Christmas
Thanks for popping By off to link up.
Be back in afew minutes with Day 7 and my final card.
Challenges
catch the bug Christmas in July Day 6
Colour crazy challenge - teal/glitterhttps://colourcrazychallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2016/06/wk-16-glitter-and-sparkles-and-blog.html?m=1
Penny paper Crafty - ATG - 2nd entry

Friday, 15 July 2016

Crafty Catz Challenge add Bling and Day 5 of Catch the Bug

Good afternoon well as it is Friday it can only mean that it is time for a new challenge at CRAFTY CATZ. This week it is the lovely Cindys turn to  set our challenge. This is the last challenge for a few weeks as we will be taking our summer break. lol yes summer even though it is cold and raining today. 
Well Cindy would like you to Bling It UP
our sponsor for this challenge is
BUGABOO
so what better than for me to make a Christmas card. lol
Yes are you feed up of them yet.
This time i am using one of their Dog images called Santa has enough Raindeers

Now look at his poor little face. he has his outfit on and ready to help santa.
Image coloured as always with my promarkers and glitter for bling on his hat.
Dies are memory box and Spellbinders and oh my lawn fawn for the boarder.
Ribbon has some lovely sparkle in it with the gold.
 I have also added a Gem in the centre of the double snowflake and some blue ones for the corners
DP is back to basic Trimcraft
Well i do hope you will come and share your makes with us this week at Crafty Catz. I think we all like a bit of bling in our lives.
pop over and see what the girls have made for your inspiration and see who has won the fabulous prize from last week and our top three.
Now of course i would welcome any comments you can spare as i am bombarding you with posts today.
have a lovely weekend and come back very soon for more posts.
Challenges
Catch the Bug - Christmas in July - Day 5 
Classic Design Team Open Challenge (M, P1, E3, Must be a DT creation) #4 Anything Goes - 3rd entry

Catch the Bug Christmas In july event - Day 4

Back again with day 4 at catch the Bug and this time we are playing BINGO.
i am beginning to think I should have added them all to 1 post but not sure that the challenge would allow. So please bear with me.
Here is the bingo board
Now i have gone with Lime Green, Image and Sparkley.
i do hope you can see the sparkle.
This card feature the ever so popular Gus
Used this awesome sparkle card I got from the range last christmas to matt my image on. Also added glitter to the tree and of course the gems.
Image coloured again with promarkers
Lawn fawn die and not sure if the dots on the green cards hows they are embossed onto it with a cuttlebug folder.
Red ribbon has merry christmas in gold across the middle
Dp is a very old 12x12 pack from Dovecraft
Tree mulbury die cut.
Well i am half way through the week and really enjoying adding to my Christmas box.
Thanks for popping by
challenges
Catch the Bug Day 4 - Christmas in July
A bit more time to craft - atg - 2nd

Tag It - Christmas at Bugaboo Day 3

Back again with Day 3 for the catch the Bug challenge at Bugaboo and what have they this time.
TAGS
Now I dont know about you but these are always something i forget to do till last minute. Wrapping parcels and making them as i go along so this is perfect for me to get me started.
So here it is

i think this would make a great set with my Day 2 card featuring the same cute teddy.
DP is from the same pad Papermania
image coloured with promarkers.
Gingham ribbon from Crafty Ribbons
Button and twine from papermania
Tree and gems from stash.
I have used my lawn fawn scallop boarder die again.
Well the week is flying doing my days like this.
Hope it helps the DT to comments.
if you like my tag please leave a comment and let me know you have stopped by.
Bye for now
Challenges
Catch the Bug Day 3 July in Christmas event
Star Stampz Challenge 2W,3E,SIO Celebrations- 3rd entry
Penny Paper Crafty - atg - 1st entry
Animal Friends Challenge (M, P1, E3, must have an animal) #40 - Punches and/or Dies

Day 2 - Christmas In July - Bugaboo event

Hi well i am back with Day 2 challenge at Catch the Bug
Have you entered you dont have to do every day but there are some awesome challenges.
This time they have given us a sketch always like a sketch if your mojo is on holiday it seem to give you a head start.

So here is my card using this cute teddy and i have gone with a Nordic style this time
Image coloured with Promarkers
Dies are Spellbinders, Xcut and lawn fawn.
DP is Dovecraft
Stitched Ribbon and Twine.
Gems and the believe is a Epoxy resin word.
Well hope you like I usually struggle with CAS but think this really works.
 What do you think? Leave me a comment and let me know
Thanks for popping by will be back again shortly with day 3 and what do they have for us now.
Challenges i would like to enter this into are
Catch the Bug Christmas In July Day 2

Day 1 of Bugaboo Christmas challenge

Hi folks well have you seen that bugaboo is having a week long challenge with Christmas cards . Each day this week they have set a challenge. Each year i say i will do so thought i would print them off and colour then add each day. Lol. plans dont go to plan in this household.
Well they got coloured and things went pear shape i fell and then I was needed to help mind children so all fell a little by the way side.
Anyway i am her showing you my completed Day 1. Still just got time to add before the event closes.
So here is the challenge
here is my card hope you like.
Just love these cute snow friends. 
Coloured with promarkers
Lots of glitter
DP from a pad with no name as it is from my stash
Die cuts are Joy & Memory Box
Sentiment stamp from SeeD
Cuttlebug embossing folder and a gem
Hope you can see the glitter
Well off to add to the challenge and add it to my box for Christmas.
Dont go away i will ba back very shortly with another.
Challenges i would like to enter this into are