Sunday, 30 September 2012

That Craft Place Challenge

The theme this time at That Craft Place is
 Make your own Backgrounds
I used adobe photoshop elements to create my background paper added a little distressing to it, The stamp is a Sweet November Stamp
Penelope and Fibonacci 
which I got from That craft Place shop, coloured with promarkers, added some ribbon and flowers to finish off.
I am on holiday at the moment  so hope this posted LOL!!
Please pop over to That Craft Place to see what my lovely teamies have made and to find out more about this challenge
see you all soon

Monday, 24 September 2012

Happy Holiday time

This is where I will be for the next 2 weeks
I have scheduled my posts while I'm away, I may pop in if I can get on the internet

Wednesday, 19 September 2012

Layering it up at Diva's by Design

This weeks challenge at Diva's by Design  is
Lovely Layers
(a minimum of 4 layers)
I have used DP from Bearlymine Designs and an old printed song sheet both distressed using Tim Holtz inks, a doily and my image from Kenny K 'Socialite' and she was fab to colour using my promarkers and sakura pens, her dress and gems are really sparkley  adding another pic but doesnt really show you the effect, finishing off with the lilac ribbon and a stamped sentiment from Stampography
We have a fab sponsor for you this week too

Cant wait to see all your lovely layers!! why not pop over to
to see what my lovely teamies have made.
I am adding this card into the following challenges:

Tuesday, 18 September 2012

A Kraftyhand Reminder

Just a little reminder that the KraftyHand Challenge for September is 
Ribbon and Lace
If you would like to enter you can find all the details here

New challenge at Bearlymine Designs

This weeks challenge at Bearlymine is
''Fall Colours'' 
Reds Greens Oranges Browns and Yellows
I have used Tilda coloured with promarkers, DP from bearlymine designs designer Extreme cd 1
added Cheerylyn corners , used a Martha Stewart punch for the border, finishing off with some Nellie Sneddon punched flowers and a big red bow.
We have a fabulous sponsor this week too
I am Roses
I do hope you can play along ! Why not pop over to 
to see what my lovely teamies have made
I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Sunday, 16 September 2012

Mummy's Boy

Look at this fab image from kenny K..eeeh I just love it  and I found the perfect papers from bearlymine designs 'Happy hauntings'I have only used one promarker to colour the image..just a bit of shading really,added some ribbon ,card candy and a sentiment done on the PC
I am entering this card into the following challenges black white +one other colour  black white +one other colour

New Challenge at That Craft Place

Bling it On
Is the new challenge running for the next 2 weeks at
the more bling the better and you know us girls we just love our bling!!
I have used Nevaeh from saturated canary now available in rubber at That Craft Place shop
I have coloured her using promarkers, added corners from CheeryLyn designs, lace ribbon flowers and gems all available in That Craft Place shop..a must for all your crafting goodies at really reasonable prices!!
Please pop over to the challenge blog to see what my lovely talented teamies have created!!
I am adding this card to the following challenges things starting with B.....Blue, Bow,Blossoms

Thursday, 13 September 2012

Been a tad busy this past week

Hello my lovely friends and followers so sorry I have been busy this week  getting ready for holidays last minute shopping ect.....DT Work
Plus I had 2 card commisions so I am going to share them with you today

 Both of these were last minute orders and were wanted asap so I quite surprised myself that I had the time to get them done at such short notice

Thursday, 6 September 2012

Thank you

Just wanted to pop in and say a great big thank you for all the Birthday wishes and beautiful cards I have 
received..they sure have made my day special

Tuesday, 4 September 2012

New Challenge at Bearlymine Designs

We have a fab new challenge over at and the theme is


So I decided to use the new Happy Halloween collection from Bearlymine Designs to make this desk tidy for my grandson, I have recycled 3 gravy granule containers (LOL) worked a treat!! and covered them with these fab papers, added  die cut bats and spiders cut on my cricut and stuck the containers together...hope he likes it!!
We have a fab sponsor this week to

I do hope you can join us for this fab challenge and would love you to visit us at 
to see what my lovely teamies have made
Off to see if I can find any spooky challenges goes with wings a boy/man goes must be recycled..Gravy Granule containers goes but a card

Sunday, 2 September 2012

That Craft Place DT Card

 Its my turn to host the challenge over at 'That Craft Place' this time and I've chosen the theme
 Black and White
 I have used a Sheena Douglas stamp which Lisa stocks  in 'That Craft Place' along with a papermania stamp, The dp is a left over from another project, Marianne corner dies Lisa also has a good range of these available in the shop, while making this card I could see from the corner of my eye some Tim Holtz distress ink sitting on my desk.......could I? should I? so I did  LOL!! and I like the effect on the black and white it sort of has a vintagey feel to it!!
our sponsor this time is

Our very own Lovely Lisa
 This challenge will run until the 16th September so why not pop along and join us
Why not pop over  to the challenge blog to see what my lovely teamies have made

Saturday, 1 September 2012

Kraftyhands September Challenge


I have used  the Kraftyhands Floral Fantasia cd  (one of my very favourites) I printed off the backing paper and the daisy pyramid sheet mounted up on Mirri board, added some lace,ribbon and ribbon sliders and 2 little bows. This cd is available from 
Along with a variety of card making cds to cover every occasion, now Kraftyhands have their own range of fabulous stamps why not pop over and take a look!
This challenge is sponsored by
Please come join us at and see what my lovely teamies have made
cant wait to see your creations!