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Thursday, 19 September 2019

Craft Challenge - Autumn Weather

Good morning today starts a new challenge at CRAFT
Our thme for this weeks challenge is
Our sponsor for this

The prize for the winner is a $10 voucher for Oddball Art.

Now I dont know about you but when I think of Autumn I think of all the lovely colours of the leaves so maybe that is the route you take for your make.
I also think about the dark nights and yes you guessed it Halloween.

Being a bit of a big kid I love halloween and even live on a road named after the local Witches
So for my project I made a simple bag to hold some goodies
The baf features a image from our sponsor I am sure I got this with one of their Creepy downloads on a friday which is free.
Well I hope you like

Image coloured with Promarkers
Lots of stamping to the black card and then silver embossing and added the same staps in black to the image which has distressed inks on the background.
Sentiment came with the image
A little string for the handles

Well thats one done I am sure I will need plenty of these for the evening.
Now please do come and play along 
cant wait to see how to interpret the theme.
Thanks for popping bye
Gosh i can tell the weather is changing my feet are playing up so will be a resting day i think 

Bye for now see you tomorrow with 2 dt makes

I would like to enter this into the following challenges
Through The Craft Room Door W, 2E - Always Anything Goes 
QKR Stampede – W, 4E, SIO – No. 363 - ALWAYS ANYTHING GOES 
World Wide Open Design Team Challenge (M, P15, E3, F, must be on DT) Always Anything Goes 

Monday, 16 September 2019

GDT Colouring Scrapland - Teepee card

Good morning i am here with a card I made for Colouring In Scrapland.
They asked me if i would like to be a GDt for September and the challenge is
as i hadnt made one and have always wanted to make the answer came very easy. 
The sponsor for this challenge is
Crafty sentiments

I have used a sponsors digital image called Delivering Our presents and is available  HERE
   As you can see I have decorated all 3 sides. I used a velco dot to close the card but you could use        some ribbon too or a small magnet. Pop over to the challenge blog and checkout how they have                                        closed theirs. But before you do here are the pictures of mine                                                                                                  

 Image coloured with Promarkers
Dies memory box lawn farn marianne and spellbinders
Nuvo drops
Ribbon from stash
Dp from very old pad

Well hope you like and why not have a go at making one. I really enjoyed making and it is a very easy one to do and has that wow factor. There are plenty of utube tutorials out there.

Thanks for popping by have a great day and dont for get to checkout the challenge blog you still have 2 weeks left

I would like to enter

Friday, 13 September 2019

Crafty catz Challenge - Anything Goes optional Sympathy

Good morning to you all
Here with this weeks challenge for Crafty catz
As always our challenge is 
however for fun our host gets to pick the team a optional
This week it is Billies turn and she has picked
Our sponsor for this challenge is
the prize is the images the team was given to play with.
For my card I went with this lovely vase of flowers which would be a lovely image for any occasion
I have coloured the image with promarkers
Frame is a Spellbinders die
Added some ribbon and some gems
A Anna Griffin Rubber stamped sentiment at least 5 years old
a little doodling

I kept it fairly CAS and hope you like
This will go into my box of cards and in some ways hope this isnt used for some time always a sad time to be sending but hope it will give some comfort eventually 

Well now it is your turn remember the challenge is
ANYTHING GOES so no excuse not to link up.
Dont forget to checkout the girls fab cards and our sponsor many wonderful images.

Thanks for stopping by I am hoping to see the Tour of Britian pass the end of our road tomorrow. It has been a while since I watched the Tour watch for many years. Hope it stays dry for the finish of the tour in Manchester.
Have a great weekend
Star Stampz - Ribbon lace twine or cord
CAS on Friday – 2W, E1,  No. 163 - USE A DIE CUT WORD(S) - Don't Forget Make it CAS (
.Creative Fingers - 2W, 3E, No totally digital projects - No. 170 -  ALWAYS  ANYTHING GOES  
QKR Stampede – W, 4E, SIO – No. 363 - ALWAYS ANYTHING GOES 
Southern Girls 2W,1E,C10 Anything Goes (W2 of 2)
Paper Minutes W, - #604 - Flowery and Delicate
Retro Rubber Challenge - 2W, C10 (must use rubber stamp over a year and say the approx age of the stamp in your post) - #119 - Fall colors - use orange, red and brown (SENTIMENT STAMP OVER 5 YEARS OLD
Through The Craft Room Door W, 2E - Always Anything Goes 
Little Red Wagon W, #514 - Sympathy
Dream Valley Challenges  (2W, 3E, C10) #209 AUTUMN COLORS 

Tuesday, 10 September 2019

Gems pearls & sequins at passion For promarkers

Good morning a new challenge has started at 
 a nice easy one 
so just use your promarkers and added either all of the above or just one.
We would love you to join us this week.
Our fabulous generous sponsor is

prize of 2 digis from their shop/

For my card I have used one of our sponsors images and made another Christmas card
Image Dani by Sponsor coloured with Promarkers
Pearsl and sequins from stash
Ribbon from Crafty Ribbons
Spellbinders and Lady B dies
DP from very very old pad from Papermania
Sentiment rubber stamp from craft Uk
Nuvo glitter on flowers
Layout Sketch wednesday

Well thats mine as you can see I only used 2 of the 3 but that is ok folks.

Dont forget to checkout the girls makes for your inspiration and our sponsors fabulous images.
Thanks for visiting and have a great day off to go get some eggs I am baking this afternoon.

I would like to enter the following challenges
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - 2W (1st & 3rd Sun) E3 Always Anything Goes
Crafty Cardmakers  (2W, C15) #240 PEARLS AND/OR GEMS
Get Creative Challenges  (M, 1st Mon, 3E) #84 ANYTHING GOES NO TWIST
A Bit More Time to Craft (M, P1/15, E3) #99 - Always Anything Goes
Classic Design Team Open Challenge (M, P1, Must be a DT creation) Always Anything Goes 
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper (M, P1) September - Anything Goes with Patterned Paper
LeAnn’s World 101 (M, P3, E3) #18 -  Anything Goes
Love to Scrap (M, P1, E5, digis or stamping) #125 - Anything Goes
Merry Little Christmas Challenge Blog (M, P1, E5, Must Be Christmas) #14 - Anything Goes
World Wide Open Design Team Challenge (M, P15, E3, F, must be on DT) Always Anything Goes 
Catch The Bug W, E3, SIO - Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas W,must be Christmas #454 Anything Christmas Goes - optional theme: Use Patterned Paper
QKR Stampede – W, 4E, SIO – No. 362 - ALWAYS ANYTHING GOES
Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2  M,1st W, - Sketch* #2 

ABC Christmas Challenge M, 1st Wed,- S for Sparkle/T for Texture Reindeer
  • I love Promarkers  2W, 3E Must use Promarkers, #391 - Anything Goes/Option 3 Layers (W1 of 2) 

Friday, 6 September 2019

Crafty catz Challenge - Hi

Good morning well just.
Have you seen Crafty catz Challenge is back from their Summer Break.
Wow have the girls done a great job
The challenges have remained Anything Goes with a fun twist should you fancy.
Ours this week is HI/Welcome 
Yours truly is our host this week so I will looking out for our Top Three
Our sponsor for this challenge is

prize...$12 gift voucher

So we had some awesome images from our sponsor and really couldnt make up my mind which to use then decided on as I am talking to you and welcoming you I would go with Computer Friends
Then I just couldnt get it sorted for a card so after colouring left on my desk for a while.
While we have been away I have been sorting the sponsorship for next year Oh we have some great sponsors.
So this got me thinking why not cover my Crafty catz Diary
So I got my Scraps box out because I have been watching Jules doing the snippet challenge
So here it is
Image coloured with promarkers
the flower is a rubber stamp Best Friends Colourific
Sentiment cut up and matted
Sequin waste on corner I tapped in through
Washie tape
Fun 3d sticker from stash
All DP from very old bits and bobs
At the top you can see some gold embossing which I tapped a ink pad through a stencil and added my gold embossing powder
Some ribbon for the tag
All bits and bobs made to good use..
So there you have it and welcome back to Crafty catz my Computer Friends. Please come and share your makes with us. We allow anything any project you have made and you can link up 3 makes.
See you over at the blog.
Bye for now and have a good day

Thursday, 5 September 2019

Craft Challenge - Decoupage

Good morning here with my DT card for Craft challenge
This challenge is something I started crafting with way back but rarely do these days
This is the layering technique.
Our fab sponsor for this challenge is

So i do hope that you will play along with us.
So for my card I have used
'Heavenly Christmas
which I printed 3 times and coloured with my Promarkers then cut sections of the image to allow layers and make my image 3d

side view

image coloured with promarkers
Diecut a frame Time for Tea and then embossed and coloured with colour cloud from Creative Expressions
Hobbycraft star diecut
Pearls from stash
Bottle green ribbon from stash
Dp is Noel DCWV
Diecut snowflake

Well hope this has inspired you to play along and if you need more inspiration then please checkout the many samples done by the team.

thanks for stopping by drop me a line and tell me are you a fan of this technique or not.
catch you later enjoy your day.

i would like to enter the following challenges