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Friday 24 July 2015

Polkadoodles Challenge - 2 or More Design Papers

Well today i am here with some exciting news.
 I have recently been doing a GDT spot for Polkadoodles Challenge Blog
Well Nikky has kindly asked me to stay on so this is my first post officially as a Polkadoodles DT. 

 OMG I am so loving these images. Nikky Hall is one talented lady . 
So why not head on over and checkout her shopThere is lots to treat yourself too.
Well this fortnight we have a new challenge for you and we would like to see lots of Design Papers. 
Yes 2 or More Design Papers.
Any theme as long as it has the correct number of papers. A nice easy one for you
So now here is my card for your inspiration using one of the new Fairy Tale Images, Cinders

The image has been coloured with my promarkers and i have added touches of pencil too. 
My Design Papers are all from the shop. 
The Leaf one is from the Fabulous Twiggy & Toots CD here
 it is available as just the papers or you can purchase the CD.
The sentiment is also from this CD
 The other paper is from the popular paper bundle Distressed Woods available Here.
I have used Lace, spiders web and gems to embellish .
Well now it is your turn we would love to see what you make so dont be shy please share.
Dont forget to checkout the rest of the wonderful creations the very talented team have made.
There will be more on the challenge blog next week for your inspiration too.
Thanks for popping by please leave me a comment and dont forget the candy Nikky is kindly giving away to one of the lucky people that comment on my GDT post. 
You can find the candy here
Challenges i would love to share in are
Inspiration Destination - ATG
Creative Craft Cottage - ATG
Crafting with an Attitude - M, 1st Thurs, E3 - #5 Anything Goes 
Cute Card Thursday - W, C5 - #383 Pets
Papertake Weekly  Biuld it Up (add layers and dimension)
Card Mania - M, 3E - (JulyAnything Goes
Crafting from the Heart - W, E3 - Always Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion - W, E3 - Always Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - 2W (1st and 3rd Sunday) E3 #14 Anything Goes (W1 of 2)
Dream Valley Challenges 2W, 3E, C10 - (Week 1) Embossing, wet or dry

Wednesday 22 July 2015

Day 3 of Crafty Sentiments Sneak Peep

Hi folks are you enjoying the new release of stamps over at Crafty Sentiments Inspirational Blog.
Well today we have another 2 new stamps for you in the Sports theme release.
Today I Have Josh - Let's Play Ball and Isabel - Tennis Player
So let us start with our young gentleman

Coloured with Promarkers, 
DP is from Papermanina Capsule collection Sots and Stripes.
Computer generated wording.

Inspiration Destination - W, F- #43 Always Anything Goes  
The Male Room - 2W, masculine projects only -  #15 Spots and Stripes 
Craft Your Passion - W, E3 - Always Anything Goes
Fashionable Stamping - M, 2nd Sunday, 3E, no digi allowed - #101 All About Men
Open-Minded Challenges 2W,3E (W1) kids want to have fun 

Now let me introduce to you our next queen of Tennis

Again coloured with promarkers and Spectrums
Paper from the same collection
Card embossed.
Spellbinder dies.
Vellum flower, Lace , Ribbon and pearls from stash
Creative moments - bingo /lace,image,sentiment
Paper Shelter Challenge - W,3E, SIO - #213 Anything Goes 
Sisterhood of Crafters  - 2W, 3E -  Summer Heat 
Papertake Weekly  Biuld it Up (add layers and dimension)
Glitter n Sparkle - W - #146 Pearls and Lace
Natlie & Amy - Summerime

Tuesday 21 July 2015

GDT at Digi Chosday - All About the Girls- Odella

Good morning I am so trilled to be bring you this post as GDT of Digi Chooseday. I saw the post saying they where looking for GDT's so through my hat in the mix and yaaaaaaah as they say you have to be in it to win it. I got asked to be their 1st GDT. So what is the challenge this week.
yes we would love you to produce something with a digital image to do with GIRLS
and to help you make something with a Polkadoodles image we have a special code for you over at the blog to use in store. But be quick as this last only for a very short time. While you are there check the amazing prize.
So what did I make for your inspiration.
A fab little backpack to go with my card, this is featuring the fabulous
The bag is from a tutorial over at Splitcaost stampers and the DP is from Twiggy and Toots which you can either purchase either the whole collection or just the papers here. 
I have also used some eyelets and ribbon and a tattered lace heart for the bag.
The card I have used Odella with bag which you can purchase from the shop here dont forget your discount over at the challenge blog. I have coloured her with my promarkers and spectrum noirs.
Dp ais the same as the bag and the flowers are rolled up roses made with the same DP. 
The sentiment and frame for this is also from Twiggy and Toots.
Finished off with embellishments of ribbon,, lace, doily and viva pearls from stash. 
The diecut is a tonic,
Well I so enjoyed making this and colouring this fab image. I do hope it has inspired you to join us. The challenge will run for 2 weeks. I do hope to see you over there we love being inspired by you too.
Thanks for popping by.
challenges I would love to enter this into are
Papertake weekly - bulid it up
Simply Papercraft - Anything Goes
passion for promarkers - flowers
Craft Your Passion - ATG
crafting with friends - ATG
As You Like it - fave colour and why. - Teal and love black it makes colours pop
Brown Sugar - Girly 
Crafting from the Heart - W, E3 - Always Anything Goes
Hiding in my Craft Room W,1E  lots of layers 

Monday 20 July 2015

Crafty Sentiments New Release - Sports

Good afternoon sorry this is a little late been a busy old week here. 
So I shall quickly get on with my post.
Today see the start of the sneak peep of Crafty Sentiments New Release.
Our theme for this release is SPORTS
We will be hosting 4 days of new release sneak peeps over at 
the stamps will all be available in the shop on the 23rd.
So today I have 
Josh - Surfs Up

I have kept this fairly plain with the image coloured with Promarkers.and Spectrums
Design Paper is Basic Grey a very old pad
The waves i have used a stitched scallop Lawn Fawn Dies
Sentiment computer generated

challenges I would like to enter
Creative Inspirations - Let's colour 
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - M, 2nd Monday, 1E - (July) Summer Breeze
Crafty Cardmakers - 2W, C15 - (Week 2) Water
Classy Cards 'n Such - W, E3, C3, SIR - #94 At the Beach
Speedy  Fox and Friends  W  make a beach scene 
Fussy and Fancy - 2W - No.143 - (W2 of 2) - Beach Fun
Natalie & Amy - Summertime
So now onto our cutie 
Isobel - Ballerina

Again the image has been coloure with a mixture of Promarkers and Spectrums
DP is from a download many moons ago think it might have been one of Angies from Docrafts.
Dies used are Memory Box and Xcut with a dots embossing folder
Spiders web, Ribbon and Heart Pearl from Stash
Sentiment computer generated.
I would Like to enter this into
Graphit colour challenge 2 tone
Brown Sugar - Girly 
Melonheadz Friends Challenge - 2W, 2E, SIO - (Week 1) Sports
Amusing - W, 2E, no digi -  Anything Goes (all month)

Well hope you like these 2 fab stamps and will pop along to the inspirational blog to see more this week. I will be as there are a few I havent seen.
Thanks for popping By.

#58 - LTSCB - Anything Goes

Good morning did you have a good weekend. Gosh this year is going fast. 
Well today see the start of 
a new challenge and we have everyone's favorite

We have 3 SPONSORS that have given generous prizes to our winners

Prize: $12 gift certificate

Prize: $10 gift certificate

1 stamped image per DT member
Prize: $10 gift certificate

So now let me share with you my card which I have made for my Cousin. My uncle will be layed to rest on Wednesday
The stamp I have used is from Lost Coast Designs and is in the background section of their shop.
 This 2nd picture shows the glitter I have placed on the stamped image.

A simple card using various inks to colour the background then stamping the image. 
Added stickles to the stamped image to help it pop. This has a lovely effect in the light.
Matted onto black, silver and blue card with some Black Organsa Ribbon to finish.
the sentiment is from a old stamp set by Anna Griffin.
Well over to you now and you have a free hand to make what you like. So we cant wait to see what you make.
Thanks for popping by.