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Friday 30 September 2016

#340 Crafty Catz Challenge Birds og a Feather

Hi running a little late this week please forgive me.
Today starts a new challenge at crafty catz  Birds of a Feather
We also have announced our new GDT for the next 3 months 
We are sponsored this week by Bugaboo

So here is my card using a cool looking Bird dont you think
Image is Birthday Bird 2 available here
Coloured with promarkers
Dp is all old and is papermania and hot off the press
Candy dots and some awesome Ribbon from stash
Well i am hoping you will come and play along with us again this week
Look forward to seeing your name in the Linky
Bye for now
Bugaboo saturday challenge photo inspiration (went with the colours)

A Girl Knows how to Shop. Julia Spiri Inspiration card

Good afternoon I am here today to share with you a card using another of Julia Spiri 's stunning images.This one is for all you Girls that love to Shop.
This is using one of Julia older images and you can purchase it from the shop HERE. 
Oh which your there checkout the new collection. Did you like dressing up dols when you where young if this will bring back memories
Image coloured with promarkers and distress inks
Diecut clothing from papermania
DP is from a very very old pad sorry the cover is missing but if you know it shout out please.
Ribbons from stash
Sentiment is called Born to Shop
Base card and layers cut with Quickutz die
I do hope she has got some bargins and maybe some crafting supplies too.
What do you think is in the bags.
Now dont forget our challenge has just 1 day left but as we are an ANYTHING GOES challenge I am sure there is still time for you to enter something
Here are the links so places where you can see Julias work
Esty Shop
Challenge Blog
FB Fan Group
Facebook Page
Julia Spiri on Pinterest
Julia Spiri on Google+
Thanks for popping by and have a great weekend
challenges entered
Craft Rocket Challenges 2W,3E #25 Ribbon &/or Lace 

Thursday 29 September 2016

Fantasy Challenge at CRAFT

Good morning and time for a new challenge at CRAFT.
This weeks challenge is Fantasy
So lets see what you come up with I am expecting lots of Fairies.
Our sponsors that have allowed the team to play with some of their images and donated prizes are
So before you head on over to the challenge blog to checkout the amazing samples here is my card using this amazing image from Scrappers Delight called Moonlight Serenade

Image has been coloured with promarkers and the background has been done with ink and chalk. 
The edges of the image has been embossed with embossing powder.
 I have also used the same powder on the diecut wording and also the chipboard which was part of my birthday present from a dear friend. 
Wild orchid flowers tinted with Distressed ink and glittered embossing powder heated onto them for a vintage feel. Lace from stash and pearls and gems.
DP is papermania and glitter card
Hope you like wasnt sure what sentiment to add so just added wonderful as he looks like that is how he feels.
Well over to you now hope to see you all joining in.
Thanks for popping by and see you all tomorrow for another DT card,

GDT for Digital Delights - Meet Snowy Slippy & Furry

Good morning i am here with an extra post as I was asked if i would like to be GDT at Digital Delights for there September post. When there is a month with 5 Thursdays they have a GDT week and so as September is one of the months I got to play.
So i got to pick a image from there shop and i fell in love with this cutie
they are available from the shop HERE
I have coloured the image with promarkers and added some funky stuff to the snow lettering and also the trees. Which are a Marianne die and then run through a ribbler.
Other dies are Simon says and Memory box.
Dp is Dovecraft and Blue Glitter card. There is some gold mess ribbon which looks like flakes of gold glitter snow.
Well I hope that you like my card as i really enjoyed colouring them up and hopefully bringing them to life. Now pop along to the blog and checkout what the other Guest Designers have made. HERE
Thanks for popping by and do checkout the amazing images and designs in their shop HERE

A Snowflakes Promise 2WE3, Must be Christmas/winter themed  #29 - Anything Goes with optional theme of Seasons (
Crafty Sentiment Designs W, 1E, SIO - Anything Goes

Tuesday 27 September 2016


Good morning from a damp Manchester!
No card for me today just been to the dentist omg my blood pressure isnt good need a strong brew.
Ok I am here to tell you about a Gdt call at Crafty Catz
Crafty Catz Challenge Blog Bagde
now this job isnt rocket science so anyone not having worked on a DT is more than welcome to apply . we all have to start somewhere. Also those that are on Design Team we would love you to apply to.
Term is for 3 months starting 1st Friday in October and runs to the end of the year.
We close for Christmas and you can always work ahead a few weeks.
We like you to use our sponsors images which are kindly supplied.
Linking to their shop in your post.
We ask that you leave a comment on 1 entry in 10 but you are welcome to do more if you wish.
You will be invited to the team blog so you will be working as a full member as we do and that way we get to know more about you and visa versa.
Produce 1 make a week and upload by wednesday before the challenge goes live.
Told you it is easy and we are all very friendly 
NOW how do you apply.
Just enter our challenge closing date is drawing so get in for Thursday 12 pm UK time . Our themes are always anything goes so no excuse.
Look forward to seeing your entry.
Any other questions please email me or leave a comment and i will get back to you.