Friday, 15 December 2017

Crafting with Friends Challenge

Today is the start of the next challenge over at crafting with friends.

Here is my card using a digi called  Rudolph selfie from Sheepski Designs.

Monday, 4 December 2017

New challenge at Whoopsi daisy

Here is my card for this month's anything goes challenge over at Whoopsi Daisy

I have used one of the digi sheet's where they are pre coloured and you get 4 images per sheet with a little bit of Background.

Friday, 17 November 2017

Crafting with friends Challenge

Hiya today the challenge starts over at Crafting with friends.
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The sponsor this challenge is Lacy Sunshine
Lacy Sunshine Stamps

I have used Ornaments and coloured it in using promarkers. The back ground papers are Nitwit collections from a freebie gift from a craft magazine years ago., and i have also used some papermania silver peals offs i have also had for years. 

Monday, 13 November 2017

New Challenge at Artistic Inspirations

Hiya Today we have a new challenge at Artistic Inspirations.
And the sponsor is Rick St Dennis
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My card is using Christmas Turtle digi image

I have used some old background Christmas papers from Trimcraft i have had for years, and some blue sticky ribbon from Papermania. I have coloured the image in using Promarkers. The Merry christmas die is a £1 Cut and Make die from The Range.

i would like to enter this card into the following challenge
Ribbon Girls - Anything goes challenge November

Monday, 6 November 2017

New Challenge starting at Whoopsi Daisy's again!

Hiya all,

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Fantastic news the challenge over at Whoopsi Daisy has started back up again! yippee....

I have brought Linnie's new CD and the images on it are wonderful as usual, here i have made 3 cards using one sheet of pre coloured digi images, and i still have one image left to use.

i would like to enter this card into the following challenge

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Sunday, 22 October 2017

Happy Birthday

The card below i made using a Trimcraft boat die, some paper from a pack i bought from Aldi, and some Doodlebug sticker alphabet letters, finished off with some twine and ribbon.

Saturday, 21 October 2017

With love

Today's card has been made using the papers, stickers and flower embellishments from a Do crafts set, i have had them for years. Trying to use up some old bits and bobs.

Friday, 20 October 2017

New Challenge at Crafting with Friends

Hiya today is the start of this fortnights challenge at Crafting with Friends

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The background papers for this card are some Nitwits paper i got from a magazine freebie years ago.
I coloured here using promarkers and a few sakura gel pens, the Buttons are from Trimcraft.

I have made this card using a lovely digi image from Moonflower
Moonflower Digital Stamps

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges

Crafty hazelnuts patterned paper challenge - Oct A/G as long as it has patterned paper.
The Ribbon Girl October any image challenge
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas extra challenge -anything goes christmas


Thursday, 19 October 2017


Here is a card i made using one of my clear stamp from Little Clair Designs.

I have coloured the cats using promarkers and the background paper id from First edition sweet Owl paper pad.

Monday, 16 October 2017

Pirate birthday card

Today we have a new challenge over at Artistic Inspiration's
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The theme is Make it Creepy/Anything goes.

I have used a lovely image from lacy Sunshine
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Wilkes pirate and parrot image was used on this card.

I have coloured the image using Promarkers and used some Do crafts Halloween themed paper. The ribbon i have used is the burgundy ribbon on the tag and the black and white gingham ribbon along the bottom.

i would like to enter this card into the following challenges
Pile it on Challenge #135 Fantasy.
Crafty hazelnuts patterned paper challenge - Oct A/G as long as it has patterned paper.
The Ribbon Girl October any image challenge

Tuesday, 3 October 2017

robin card

Here i have used a lovely Christmas stamp and papers from a magazine, along with some peel offs for the edging.

Sunday, 1 October 2017

Christmas fix!

Here a few Various Christmas cards i made last year but never got round to posting them on my blog.
I mostly used old bits and pieces and some Sizzix dies, peeloffs, scraps of paper.

Thursday, 28 September 2017

Merry Christmas

I had a lovely paper pack freebie last year from a magazine from Hunkydory, so decided to make a few cards using them. I gave some of these to my mother in law for her daughters .

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Best wishes

Good morning 

I had some transfers of these lovely roses for years and never got round to using them so i used the whole packet on one card i added some inside and on the envelope! I thought i would add a shoe to the card too. 

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Birthday cake

I had a fee die from a magazine and used it with mirri card for this one, and finished with a stamped greeting.

Monday, 25 September 2017


 One more card made using the love idea of die cutting white and adding coloured card inside.

Plain and simple sometimes that's all you need.

Sunday, 24 September 2017


My previous post was using this design with flowers so i had a go with balloons too, i liked adding an embossed border around the edge.

Saturday, 23 September 2017

pretty flowers die cuts

I saw a lovely idea in a magazine one day and thought i would do something similar.

I really like this effect of putting coloured card behind the cut out, so effective don't you think?

Friday, 22 September 2017

new challenge at Crafting with friends

I am using ' little tennis player' from Fabrika fantasy for this card, and some paper from my stuff and some letter brads.
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Thursday, 21 September 2017

Best Wishes

Here i have made a card for a man using an old decoupage sheet i had and i heat embossed the stamped greeting, and finally added some brads.

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Here is a sea themed card using an old decoupage sheet up from Crafters companion.

I also used an anchor die and the background papers are from papermania.

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

It's a Man's world!

Here are 4 cards i made using up some old decoupage sheets from Papermania It's a man's world by Clare Curd.

I have really being trying to get through all my old paper packs /decoupage packs that we seem to accumulate through the years and clear some old bits out, so i have made lots of the same images.

Monday, 18 September 2017

New Challenge at Artistic Inspirations

 We have an Autumn theme this fortnight, i have used a digi image from Fabrika Fantasy it's called 'Little Tennis Boy'.
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I have coloured him using promarkers, and used some letter brads i have had for years.... Also some paper from first edition and a tennis racket.

I would like to enter this card into
DIGI CHOOSEDAY - A/G week 37 ends 26th Sept

Sunday, 17 September 2017

Mabel Lucie Atwell

Here are 3 cards i made using some Mabel Lucie Attwell images from Katy Sue Designs.

Cute images aren't they, i must admit i don't really remember these maybe it was slightly before my time!

Saturday, 16 September 2017

Gardening cards

Here are quite few gardening cards i made a while back, using up some decoupage papers from Do crafts. I do love to garden but mine is tiny so not much to do in it really.

 I gave all these card to a charity shop along with some others.