Wednesday, 29 June 2011

Diva's By Design Die-cuts and Punches

Another great challenge from the Diva's by Design this time...oh I loved browsing the' anything but a card challenge' you ladies are so on to the challenge....
I decided to make another easel card ,I have used a LOTV Fairy coloured with promarkers, she was die-cut using my nesties and I layered that on a cricut die-cut, the punches I have used are both from Martha Stewart and the fabulous DP are from bearly-mine Designs Spring Delight, added a few gems and a bow to finish off.
We have a fabulous sponsor this week 

where you're sure to find  quality and quantity for all your Digi stamps needs
why not pop over and have a browse!
Dont forget to visit  Diva's by Design to see what my lovely teamies have made
I will be back to enter into the follwing challenges

Cooking it up with Katie 68 and DT call

The recipe from Cooking it up with Katie this week is...
Colours of Your Flag
Something Related to your Country
This challenge will last for a month
Katie is looking for a few additional design Team members
remember to put DT after your name along with your entry if you would like to be considered

As you can see I have used the Red,White and Blue of our Union Jack, I have used Edwin coloured with promarkers, the Anchor was cut on the cricut, I then mounted them both on some gold net from my stash, quite a nautical card, the DP is from the Designer Extreme cd
we have another fabulous sponsor this week 

I do hope you will pop in and get cooking with katie
I will be entering this card into the following challenges

Tuesday, 28 June 2011

Kenny K challenge

Thought I would join in with the Kenny K challenge this week, I have only used coloured card stock for my background, cut on the cricut
added the fancy ribbon to compliment the red white and Blue and some gold mesh just to lift my image which is the fabulous Lady Raven from Kenny K a dream to colour using my promarkers White and Blue women White and Blue and Red White and Blue day goes for the boys white and blue

Saturday, 25 June 2011

Baby Bib Card and some bits!!

Just finished this baby Bib card, cut it on the cricut using SCAL software, embossed with the cuttlebug and added all the embellies from my stash, now I need a box to put it in! I have also been busy making card toppers thought you might like to see them

The Church windows have Acetate behind them but dont think you can see on the pics!!
I am entering my Bib card into the following challenges Embossing + one other colour on White but square and lace

Wednesday, 22 June 2011

Oriental style Tilda

I have been trying forever to upload these pics to Blogger urgh!!!! finally managed it using Blogger in Draft
I had this tilda already coloured using promarkers and I just needed some suitable papers to use ..Once again I can always find what I want to use from Bearly-Mine Designs, I have used Damask Delight and also Spring Delight they did the job perfectly, the flowers I made with a Nellie Snellen punch I wanted them to look like poppies ..well you get the idea..I tried LOL!! had to add a little gold as oriental is usually so oppulent, also added some oriental embellishents
I will be adding this card to the following challenges Flair Inspiration Use Red stamp and inspired by a country card and charms goes

Cooking it up with Katie 67

Another great recipe from Cooking it up with katie this week
I have followed the sketch from Sketch Saturday, the DP are from bearly-mine Designs Simply Dots, Gingham, and Summer Delight, my image is Jiggy from the Stamping Dragon which has been paper pieced and coloured with promarkers, I have used my nesties, cricut and a martha stewart Punch and some spotty ribbon to finish off my card. Our kind sponsor this week is

Would love for you to come join in with us this time, please pop over to Cooking it up with Katie blog to see what my lovely teamies have made
be back later with some challenges to enter

Tuesday, 21 June 2011

LOTV card

 This is the second image I coloured up the other day using Rosie posie from LOTV,thought I'd make an easel card, I have coloured her using promarkers
the DP are from Bearly-Mine Designs 'Spring Delight and Simply Dots'..oooh I'm just loving these beautiful papers!! cant get enough of them.. Die cut using my nesties and also the cricut, as you can see I also added Lace ,spotty ribbon , flowers and a pin not forgetting the butterflies too
now I wonder if I can find any challenges this card will fit

Sunday, 19 June 2011

I'm having a LOTV day!!

I am having a LOTV day today have stamped up 3 different stamps and coloured them up to use at a later date, just had to make a card with this one tho , Rosie one of the older stamps but still one of my favourites, I have coloured her up using promarkers, the DP are from Bearly-mine designs Spring delight!! isnt it just gorgeous also Just Dots a perfect match, the music notes I cut on the cricut added a bow, flowers and pin from my stash, I can just imagine Rosie singing Happy Birthday cant you?
I am entering this card into the following challenges on the music embelishents 'R' ribbon Roses in papers by a song..happy Birthday ribbon and flowers

Creative Inspiration DT 62 and DT call

We have a great challenge for you this week at Creative Inspirations and that is to use stitching on your card, it can be real or Faux.
I have used DP from Bearlymine-designs Spring Blossoms, the digi stamp is Donkey smiles created by Meljens designs,I paper pieced him and  I have used promarkers to colour him up
mounted on a doily added ribbon and flower from my stash
we have 2 great sponsors this week

We are looking for 4 NEW DT Members To join us here at CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS.
so if you would like to be considered for a DT position please add DT when you add your creation
Please pop over and see the wonderful cards my teamies have made, I look forward to seeing your creations so hope you'll join us this time
laney for a little one

Wednesday, 15 June 2011

Diva's by Design 4

 Well ladies it's the fabulous team B's challenge this time over at Diva's by Design but I did so want to join in (such great challenges at diva's to hard to resist) the theme is

I do hope you will pop over and join in
I have made this little notelet box containing 8 thank you notelets, I have used DP from Bearlymine Designs new 'Summer Roses' which is absolutely delicious, added a doily and some flowers from my stash, a sparkly punched butterfly and also a pin I made, the notelets are quite plain, simply embossed using the cuttlbug and a little image in the center of each one..
we have a fabulous sponsor this week

 This should be a fabulous challenge and cant wait to see what you come up with, need some inspiration?
pop over to and see what my lovely teamies have made
will be back later to enter some challenges

Cooking It Up with katie 66

Good Morning to you all, We have another fun recipe for you to try this week over at Cooking it up with Katie
I do hope you will come and join in the fun!!
I have used 'Armchair Arnie' and the sentiment from Bonibleaux Designs  , coloured him up using promarkers, the DP are  from Pink Petticoat, did a little distressing and added my buttons Voila!! all done!!
we are being sponsored this week by 

where you can find Arnie and some great humourous images

Monday, 13 June 2011

A Little Reminder and a Bling it On DT call

 Just a  little reminder , we are half way thro our challenge at Bling it On if you would like to come and play with us, our theme this month is

We also have a Dt call  running at the moment until the end of the month, Patsi and Shell wish to extend the DT.. if you would like to join us girlies on this fabulous DT just enter the challenge and add DT after your name.
whoohoo!! how easy is that and you wont know unless you try
Good luck ladies!!

Sunday, 12 June 2011

Corner bookmarks

 Well I have been making some Corner Bookmarks first attempt, these will go to the local summer fayre, I have used papers from Bearlymine designs Designer Exteme CD, a Martha Stewart punch, the flowers were made using a punch and finished off with some spotty ribbon, I did make one more just for me LOL!!
laney but a card handmade flowers punch it goes goes colours

Saturday, 11 June 2011

Welcome Back!!!

WOW!! welcome back all my lovely followers so good to see you today!!!
will be back later with some makes

Friday, 10 June 2011

where oh where!!

Where oh where have my followers gone??
all down to blogger now the day is done
I am missing you all ..your faces and smiles
oh Mr blogger tribulations and trials
please get it sorted as I'm missing the gal's
Urgggh!! its your fault only I cant see my pals!!
Hurry Back!!! I miss you
hugs laney

Wednesday, 8 June 2011

Cooking it up With Katie 64

Another great recipe for you this week from Cooking it up with Katie. we would love to see:

 I have used brown card stock to layer, DP from kameo crafts , the Digi image  is 'Tumble Time' from Charmed Cards & Crafts, coloured with promarkers, added some candy and  a circular sentiment,
we have a super sponsor for you this week too

so why not pop over and join in the fun and also see some great inspiration from my teamies
will be back later to enter some challenges and brown and black the fun begin out

Tuesday, 7 June 2011

Trying again !! Less is more

Trying the challenge at Less is more which is monochrome..I have used one layer and a ribbon, the stamp is an old one I've had for quite some time, cant remember  whose it is now, but I like it did need the ribbon didnt it ? LOL!!

Monday, 6 June 2011

My Exciting news

 I am a bit late with my ever so good happy dancing news!!!! Have been babysitting for the weekend and didnt have access to a PC, should have taken the laptop!!!
here goes then..........I made the team at

 How cool is that especially when your a paper addict LOL!!
I would like to thank Donna for this great oppotunity and cant wait to get to know the girls on the DT

You can find Donna's fabulous papers here!!
and if you are looking for some inspiration you can find that too

I am going to have a so happy time  but first I must catch up 

Sunday, 5 June 2011

Creative Inspirations 61

Its nearly that time of year when we let our Dads know just how special they are, so this time at Creative Inspirations the theme is 'Fathers day' so why not make a card or project and join us this time and play along.
I have used a hanglar stanglar little boy (how cute is he) coloured with promarkers, the DP is from a magazine, cut the wording using the cricut and added the star.
we have two fab sponsors this time
$10 to spend in store

and the fabulous Lynne at

Wednesday, 1 June 2011

Diva's By Design 3

Another fabulous challenge for you from Diva's by Design which this time is 
Thought I would have a change from stamping and use some decoupage instead, made this myself, cut the card using my cricut and scal software the fabulous cutting file is from Penny Duncan, backed the card using glitter paper to compliment the roses, finished off with some card candy.
Our sponsor this time is our very Own DT Member the fabulous Jaqui from

Would love to see your floral creations so why not join us at Diva's By Design
pop over to see what my lovely teamies have made for your inspiration
will be entering this card into the following challenges

Bling it On 4 June Challenge

WOW!! Another fabulous challenge from the Bling it On team this month!
the challenge is.........EMBOSSING
I have used DP from Pink Petticoat, white card stock from my stash embossed with the swiss dots folder and my cuttlebug, this cute little guy is a digi stamp from Di's Digi Downloads 'Little Bunny-love' great to colour, used my promarkers,added a Martha Stewart punched border, stamped sentiment and some card candy.
We have 2 sponsors this month

I will be back mid month with another card to share with you in the meantime why not pop over to 
to see what my lovely teamies have made
I am entering this card into the following challenges