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Saturday 18 April 2009

Not Feelin too good

Well Chris goes back tomorrow so i am not looking forward to it. I know it is what he wants but i will miss him although he says it is only because he makes a good cuppa. His next leave wont be till the summer hols about end of jume july seems such a long way off. Well off to do abit of his ironing for morning. Bye for now.

1 Card 2 Challenges

2 Challenges are Friday Sketchers and the Tilda challenge on the D C forum.
Kristine from the Friday Sketchers provided the layout which i think is just fab.

Fairy Wings on the DC forum set the challenge to use only 3 colours and dots either paper, ribbon or embellishments.

Materials used are Papermainia CCSR the big one, Ribbon is papermainia and smokey brads from papermaina. Tilda is from the spring club. Sentiment was a freebie. Flowers from stash.3D gloss added to the image.
Sorry the picture are not the best the light was bad and the gloss was still wet so picture taken lay down.

Friday 17 April 2009

Stampavie Design Team challenge

Found this fab challenge site over at Stampavie Deasign Team Blog and just loved the sketch that dianne has produced.

Image is Sarah Kaye kindly donated by a friend do love this and on my ever growing wish list. Papers are Laura Ashley and papermainia. Gems are papermaina. Ribbon and charm from my stash.

Thursday 16 April 2009

Wow I got An Award x 2

The Lumos Thorn Elves Award from Kim and Sculptan Carv over at Poppy Petal Designs. Thanks kim apprecatee it.Also I received it from Dianne over at crazycraftshed
I now have to pass this on to 5 people's blog that inspire me or make me smile.

The people that i have nominated for this wonderful award is

Another Award

wow look what the lovely Jules has given me. So kind of her and please pop over and see her lovely blog she also has alovely pic of her mum and her taken this bank holiday.
Would like to pass this onto
Janette, erin, Dianne,Sueand Ann
Pop over to their blogs by clicking on their name and have alook at their stunning work

Truly Scrumptious Challenge Entry

Michele over on the Truly Scrumptious challenge blog has sketched this layout and theme is "A Childs Card". This was perfect timing as I had to make my friends son a birthday card.

This is my entry used lots of papers from my stash bits and bobs with a base card of White and the main paper from Papermainia. The image is from the Pink Gem Collection that Janet drew. Love this image.

Wednesday 15 April 2009

1 Card 2 challenges

The colour theme for the Pollycraft Design Monday Challenge is Orange and you must use one of their products. Well just got this fab stamp from the Serbert Range and just had to play. The layout is from the Friday Sketcher Challange set by Jacqueline

Papers are basic grey, swirl is from a friend, flowers are from papermania gems, Image is Serbert secerts. Sentiment is from the Serbert Love notes. Ribbon from stash and round gems from stash

Tuesday 14 April 2009

Whiff of Joy & Colour Create Challenge Card

This is the sketch that Katherina from the Whiff of Joy challenge blog has come up with and the rule is you must use 1 of their stamps. Well i have been kindly given this image that is at the top of my wish list.
Colour Create Challenge is the colours Chocolate, Beige and Cream

Papers are Papermainia. Oval hand cut with my decorative scissors. Water coloured with W H Smith Pencils one day will get some copics when i can stop buying stamps. lol Flowers and gems from my stash. Gold peel off for the sentiment

Monday 13 April 2009

Creative Challenge Entry

Made this with all the lovely things my easter bunnies sent me. The oval is a bronze with a hint of green so goes nicely with the backing paper.

Sunday 12 April 2009

Manchester meet challenge card plus 2 others

Challenge No 1 to make a springy card in the theme of a mans card. Must have 1 sheet of backing paper, 2 brads brown or black, diecut.


Also had to make another male card so used 1 of my new stamps from the calire curd designs. 2 buttons for the fish and sign post. Backing paper and paper for his pants are basic grey. Silver thread for the fishing line.


Also made this card i know it isnt a male card but had the image and just had enough time to do.Paper is basic grey again. Papermainia swirl flower in the corners from my easter bunny parcel. Black satin ribbon. Touch of red paper to mat the image. Image is coloured with pink watercolour for skin and silver sukura glitter pen to highlight the dress. The black is then 3d glossed but picture doesnt show well.