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Tuesday 16 July 2024

Summer Festival - Passion For Markers & All Dressed Up

 Hello back with my DT card for 2 challenges. I have had very little Crafting Time as my dog has slipped his disc again and we had a couple of emergency trips. That and my Grandson enjoying what little time we have left before he starts school.

So this card is for

Passion For Markers - Pretty Pastels 

sponsored by Di's Digi Stamps 


All Dressed Up new monthly challenge(Anything Goes just use a ADU image)

My card feature 2 images from All Dressed Up coloured in Pastel shades

images are

 Festival Boy and Little Camp 

Coloured with markers

Computer generated sentiment

Matted onto Green card

Well they look like there are ready for Summer hope the sun comes out for them.

Please pop over to both challenges and checkout the teams fabulous makes.

Thanks for your visit and enjoy the rest of your day

The Four Seasons Challenge (M, P1)  July -Anything Summer Goes

Crafty Catz Challenge

 Hello and Welcome

I have my DT card for Crafty Catz to share with you.

Our challenge is Anything Goes but we do have optional twist if you fancy

Make It Cute

Our fab sponsor for this challenge is

 Last Minute Manda 


For my card I am using a Christmas image called Chris Moose

I am sure you will find lots of cute images in the store if you fancy playing with the twist.

As she has a bow in her hair I have coloured her nose pink as we all know only Rudolf has a Red nose.

Embossed background

Image coloured with Markers a touch of glitter on the nose

Stamped sentiment

Matted with some Raspberry pink shiver card

Well I am sure you will agree she is very cute.

So now it is your turn . We would love to see what your making now the football and Tennis is finished. Just the Tour De France which I keep catching a few of the highlights.

Thanks for your visit.


Tuesday 2 July 2024

Passion For Markers - Use a die

Hello today is the start of a new challenge at

Passion For Markers

Our theme - Use a Die has been picked my Sarah

Our challenge is sponsored by  Dies to Die For 

I have made a Christmas card with a image from Aliciabel called 

Rino & Reno and is available  HERE 

image coloured with markers

Die cut frame - time for tea

Diecut sentiment - Hobbycraft

Diecut snowflake banner 

DP is from a 12x 12 pad from stash

7x5 inch base card

I kept the card in 2 colours but had to add some blue for the eyes and touch on the scarf.

Well we do hope that you can come and play along with us. Checkout the fabulous sample from the team for lots of different occasions.

Thanks for your visit


 Crafts Galore Encore Anything Goes

Crafty catz challenge

 Wow where are the weeks going and have we had summer I am back to my jumpers.

Well Crafty Catz has a new challenge for you.

We are sponsored this fortnight by

SheepSki Designs

We have a optional twist of Embellish it but if you are a CAS girl then we as always are

Anything Goes

I am using a image I had on file and have been wanting to use for some time. You will find it in the section under Gnomes at Andreas shop


Coloured with markers

Dp from the works

Embellishments - gems & glitter

Now it is your turn lots of time to join us so hope to see you linked up.

Thanks for your visit and enjoy your day

Monday 24 June 2024

All Dressed Up New Release Tool Box

 wow the Sun has really come out hope this is the start of Summer

I have my New Release for All Dressed Up for this month.

The image I am working with is Tool Box

I always love a little boy image just wish there was more old young adult males.

I coloured him with my markers
used some Dp from various pads that no longer has fronts
added a sentiment which on vellum
a brad 
All mounted onto a Red base square card.
Another for the lads box.

please pop over and checkout the samples on the blog and why not have a little spend in Wendys shop she has so many wonderful images.

Thanks for your visit off to get my washing in this will be my 3rd lie done today
I would like to enter the following challenges

A Gem of a Challenge  2W, 2E  - #12 -Anything Goes

Thursday 20 June 2024

Passion for Marers Summer

 Today i have my dt card for Passon for Markers. 

It is my turn to pick the theme


So anything which is Summer related. 

There are lots of examples on the blog. 

We are sponsored this week by

All dressed Up Stamps

I am using  'too good to share

Image coloured with Markers

Various Dp pieces from scrap box the base layer has glitter on the white strips. I found this lolly paper and had to put a panel in think it was a freebie sheet in a magazine. 

A little ribbon bow and stamped and die cut sentiment. 

Well now it your turn how do you like to spend your summer days have you got any special trips planned. 

Thanks for your visit and have a fab day.

Aud Sentiments challenge - summer + sentiment
Make My Monday challenge - outdoor summer fun
Pearly Sparkles challenge - one for the girls
The Four Seasons challenge - anything goes summer

Tuesday 18 June 2024

All Dressed up Challenge

 Hello time for a new challenge at

All Dressed Up Stamps

As always our challenge is Anything goes as long as it has something from our shop on it. 

My card this time has the image  Strawberry Patch

I coloured the image with markers and mounted with some fancy square dies and some Dp from stash 

Added a stripe of red and white dotty ribbon. 

I am looking forward to taking my Grandson Strawberry picking as they are starting to be ready. 

Well i am hoping to see lots of entries this month as Wendy has some fab images in the store and loving this months new release.

Thanks for your visit

Aud Sentiments challenge - shaker card and/or summer + sentiment
Make My Monday challenge - outdoor summer fun
Pearly Sparkles challenge - one for the girls
The Four Seasons challenge - anything goes summer

Sunday 16 June 2024

Crafty Catz challenge with optional Masculine

 Hi here this evening with my Dt card for

Crafty Catz

Our challenge is Anything Goes witj optional extra Masculine 

Our fab sponsor is

Hetty Clare Art

For my card I am using Sending Love

I coloured the image with Markers

Dp from stash

Tonic scallop circle dies

Stamped sentiments

I do hope that you will come and play along with us

I am entering this into the following challenges

Thursday 6 June 2024

Passion For Markers - Add A Sentiment

 Have you checkout out our new challenge at

Passion For markers this week.

Our theme is 

Add A Sentiment and has been picked by  Marlene

Our sponsor for this challenge is

Polkadoodles and they are offering one lucky winner 3 digi images

So I do hope that you can play along with us.

For my card I have used 

'lantern/candle light - gnome festival fun'

I have gone for Christmas card as we are halfway through the year.

I coloured my image with Markers and fussy cut it out.

Embossed a square of white card using a Christmas foliage

Added some ink behind the image.

Stamped a Sentiment from Inkadinkadoo.

Added 3 tiny gems to the spots on the sentiment.

Well thats one for my box many more needed.

I look forward to seeing what you make and dont forget it can be any occasion as long as it is coloured with Markers and has a sentiment on it.

I am entering this into the following challenges

Lil Patch of Crafty Friends (2W, 1st & 3rd Sunday, E3) - #231 - Anything Goes

Peace on Earth (2W, 1st & 3rd Sunday, E3, must be Christmas) - #65 - Anything Christmas Goes 

Crafty catz challenge - ATG with optional Use a Stencil

 Hi i have my Dt card for you for Crafty catz.Crafty catz.

there is still plenty of time as we are fortnightly now.

our theme this time is

Anything Goes with a optional theme of Use a Stencil set by our host Chris.

Our fab sponsor is 

Dr Digi's House of Stamps

For my card I am using

Last Bus Larnce

Image coloured with Markers
Background done with Stencil and Inks
Sentiment is from some DP and cut out
Gem gems for glitz
Dp from stash.
Well now it is your turn . I do hope you can play along with us dont forget we are Anything Goes. Pop over and checkout the stunning samples from the team
Thanks for your visit.
challenges i would like to enter this card into are
Creative Inspirations - Anything Goes
Ellibelle's Crafty Wednesday M, Wed, E3 - Anything Goes
I love Promarkers  2W, 3E (Can use any brand marker), #560 -Anything Goes

Tuesday 28 May 2024

Make Do & Mend - All Dressed Up

 Good evening I have my New Release for 

All Dressed Up Stamps

I made something a little different from a card.

A Belly Band for one of my Sewing Kits

The image is called 

Make Do & Mend

I kept it simple colouring with markers
cut out and mounted using Tonic scallop dies
The band is a punch I have had for many years
Here is close up of the image

Lots of inspiration on the blog so please pop along and check out the new images.
While you are there why not play along with our challenge it is always Anything Goes with one of our images.
Thanks for your visit

Wednesday 22 May 2024

Passion For Markers - Special Anniversary Week

 Hello this week we are celebrating our 15th Anniversary at 

Passion For Markers

Our challenge is 

Anything Goes and we have loads of sponsors so that means lots of prizes.

So for details pop along and check them out
I am made a card for my Grandson for his birthday.

The image is from  Pink Gem Designs

I coloured with Markers (a MUST for the challenge)

matted onto a black card Sentiment computer

CAS as thats how he likes it.

I did take inspiration from the coloured version but this is his fave colour as well.

i do hope you will join our celebrations.

Thanks for your visit


I Spy With My Little Eye - For Men & Boys