Saturday, 31 July 2010

Another Christmas Card

This card I have made using my Expression and my cuttlebug and also finishing off with a little ribbon...think I must be in black and white mode!!!
I am entering this card into the
Winter Wonderland Challenge
No designer Papers.
I am going to follow this challenge to inspire me to make at least one Christmas card a week LOL!!

Christmas in July

I am going to be good and try and get a couple of Christmas cards made in a week as I usually wait until last minute.
This is an older stamp given to me by my friend Diane ..she no longer stamps and she let me choose a few from her stash..thanks Diane your a star!!
I stamped and embossed it in black and coloured with the Sakura stardust pens it looks quite striking but doesnt show so well in the picture, used pink Petticoat DP finished off with a little red ribbon didnt think it needed anything else.
I am entering this card in the following challenges
Stamp Something...Christmas in July
Stamptacular Sunday ......Christmas in July
Stampavie and More.......Black and white and one more colour

Sunday, 25 July 2010

CAS Challenge

I have made 5 of these little cards using my cuttlbug with a frame border,also medium size oval nestie......I decided to get out my tapestry stamps they havent been used in a while added some stickles and a bow..... how easy and quick was that LOL!!
I am entering this one into the
CAS Challenge which is inspired by summer

Saturday, 24 July 2010

Another Challenge card

Made this card for a friends birthday and thought I would enter it into the
Crafters companion challenge which is a fabulous sketch,
I have used my Popcorn platinum cd and this one is from the flowers Theme
isnt popcorn just the sweetest..... my favourite cds so far, finished off with flowers and pearls from my stash

Ruby Wedding Card

Just finished this Ruby Wedding Anniversary card for a friend, using the Bookatrix board, have tried photographing it a few times and this is the best I can get

Challenge card

Well ladies this is my very first Christmas card of the year!! long may it continue LOL
I have used a LOTV Christmas Stamp which I bought at the NEC Last Year, cute isnt he!! my very first attempt with colouring with distress inks hope he looks ok I used Tim Holtz Tea Dye and Scattered Straw finishing him off with promarkers, the backing Papers are from A craft cd and my Ponsietta's are from a digital download from FSS
I am entering this card into the following Challenges
2 Sisters Challenge...... Christmas in July
Papertake Weekly.......Cutie Patootie

Thursday, 22 July 2010

Funky Hand Challenge

Over at Funky Hand this month the Challenge is 'something New'
I have cut this card on the cricut using Scal software and used baby papers from the Very Funky cd, finished off with little white bows...nice and easy!!
nothing nicer than a New Baby!!!
hope you like it

Sunday, 18 July 2010

KennyK 2nd Challenge and Stamptacular Challenge

This is the second Image I purchased from KennyK isnt she just fab!!
Have coloured her using promarkers , DP are from Pink Petticoat, I have used an oval Nestie, Martha Stewart Punch and finished her of with some flowers hope you like to say they are fab images to colour!!
I am entering this card which I am calling Raspberry Ripple!!!
into 2 challenges
KennyK Krafty Girlz....Sketch
Stamptacular... your favourite icecream colours


The image on my card is a freebie image from Mo's Digital Pencil coloured with promarkers and a little stickles in the water but not showing up so good on the picture, the DT papers are from Pink Petticoat, summer days at play cut on the cricut Buttons from my stash.
I am entering this card in the following Challenges
Allsorts 61 ...summer Days
Bunny zoe Crafts ...Summer Days
Secret crafter...Summer Holidays
Hope you all enjoy my card and the rest of the summer too!!

Friday, 16 July 2010

KennyK's,Sir stampalot, Raise the Bar, and C.R.A.F.T. Challenges

Well I only purchased this fabulous Digi Image yesterday from KennyK so he is New and just couldn't wait to colour him up..isnt he just fab!!
He is coloured with Promarkers in Blue they are old had them a while now and I have used pink Petticoat papers once again
finished off with a recycled ribbon( borrowed)
Hope you like him as much as I do!!
This card is going in the following challenges
KennyK's Krafty Girls.......Pastels
Sir Stampalot.......Summer Days
Raise the Bar......old,new, borrowed,blue
C.r.a.f.t.......Babies and Children

Pink Gem Designs, Papertake Weekly and Stamp Something Challenges

I downloaded this free image from Pink Gem Designs
Pink Gem Challenge ...Sketch
Papertake Weekly Challenge....In the garden

I used the cute freebie digi image from Pink Gem Designs, coloured with promarkers added some stickles to the bubbles
Pink Petticoat digital papers, and made the flowers from scraps of left over paper
hope you like it

Wednesday, 14 July 2010

Little Post it Note Holders

I found a great little tutorial over on Lilsweetpea's place
thought I would give them a go , they will be so handy for my grandchildren to give as end of term gifts.

Saturday, 10 July 2010

My Horse shoe

I have just finished making this wedding Horseshoe and thought I would share it here as I am entering it into the Fab'n'Funky Challenge which is Get into shape.
Creative Cottage Challenge ...No cards allowed
Lexi's creations...layers
A Pocket full of Posies...One for the Girls
Create4fun Challenge ..anything but a card
I bought the SVG template made by Linda Griffiths from Crafty Creativity
A super and very talented lady and a great service, I have to add a great quality template will definitely buy more templates from Linda.
The flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts ribbons and pearls from my stash
Hope you like it

Wednesday, 7 July 2010

Totally Tilda Challenge

Chocolate and Cream is the Totally Tilda 1st Challenge
thought I'd do something a bit different this time using a different shape card
I have coloured Tilda using my promarkers, the beautiful papers are from Bearly Mine and pink petticoat, flowers and buttons from my stash ( I love Buttons ) oh yes and I used my nesties too!!

Just Magnolia 62 Monthly Challenge

The Just Magnolia Challenge is to make a criss-cross card

This is a first for me ......My very first criss-cross card
I have used Summer Light Bearly Mine Papers and they are so gorgeous!!
The beautiful Tilda coloured with promarkers finished off with ribbon, flowers and charms from my stash ..pleased with the way it turned out a very feminine card I think

Sunday, 4 July 2010

Wild Orchid Challenge New Blog

Theres a new Blog on the block!! and you just know when its going to be something special!!!
There is a super Candy Giveaway Too
Why dont you check it out!!
hugs Laney
Wild Orchid Challenge