Saturday, 31 July 2010

Candy time!!!!!!!!!!!

Hi everyone xxxxxxxxxxx

As a big THANK YOU to my followers and to the brilliant Design Teams and Guest Design teams I am in, I have decided to give away some Candy :0) xx I feel very proud to be in these teams and thankful for the chance to show my work I wanted to give something back. I have put together some candy to cover cardmakers, scrappers and altered art crafty peeps!

This is what is in the Candy:-

1. A Circut cartridge - Plantin Schoolbook
2. Small canvas
3. watercolour paints
4. Peel off sticker sheet and peeloff holder
5. 6in x 6in Scrapbook album
6. 2 x Craft House dimension stickers
7. 2 x 12" paper packs (Christmas) from Simply beautiful products
8. 2 x Gold colour Photo finish mounts
9. Silver colour Photo finish Mounts
10. 12" Butterfly scrapbook boards
11. The elegance collection picture frames
12. The elegance collection Chevron frames
13. The elegance collection gold picture frames
14. The elegance collection white/red picture frames.

I may add more bit to it lol! I will post anywhere, the winner will be random.

All you need to do is:-

1. Become a follower or mine (unless you follow me already :0) )
2. Leave me a comment with a link back to this post. (Please do this if you are an existing follower :0) )
3. Put a picture of my Candy on your blog, with a link back to this post.

I will make the draw once I have reached 100 followers (or more if I am very lucky) or by 31 August, which ever comes first xxxx

Thank you for looking and THANK YOU for being so great!

2 Sisters Challenge Blog.... Challenge 3!

Well can you believe we are in to our 3rd challenge already!! Where does the time go! The theme for this challenge at 2 sisters challenges is Punches. I have to say this challenge was just a dream for me as we are sponsored by Karens Doodles!! . I just LOVE the images. We were so lucky, we could pick an image to use :-) After about 8 days I was down to my last 28 favourites lol! Anyway I eventually chose Rootin' Tootin' Cowboy!

The winner of this challenge gets to choose 3 single digi images!!!

I have used promarkers to colour. The papers are download free papers from the internet by Cajoline, rustic papers. I have added a little horse charm and the heart is from my local Chris Parry shop. I hope you like it and don't forget to play along at 2 Sisters Challenge Blog . I can't wait to see what you do! xxxxxx

Here are the challenges for this card:-

Digi Doodles Shops Best - Punch or Cutting
Passion for Promarkers - Green as the predominant colour
The Pink Elephant - TPE77 Sketch
Crazy - Birthdays
Cowgirls Sunday Challenge - Anything Goes
Sentiment Sunday Its all fun and games

Friday, 30 July 2010

Body Tot Birthday

Hi again! :0) xx

Well here is a card Ive made for a man's birthday.xx The image is from Digi Doodles Shops Best, The Body Tots range. I used one of the body tots for a DT challenge and love it so much I brought the set!

He is coloured with Promarkers and the papers are K & Co and Cosmo Cricket.

Here are his challenges:-

Character Cafe - Circles
Passion for Promarkers - Green as the predominant colour
Digi Doodles Shops Best - Punch or cut
Shabby Tearoom - 1 ribbon, 2 buttons and 3 Punches/dies
Fab N Funky - Buttons and bows
Crafty Cardmakers - Easel Card



I have a quick post for today :0) xx

This card is called Rock! The image is by Kenny K, love these images! and the papers are free with a magazine from Craft Work Cards. I have coloured using Promarkers............ what else lol!

Added some ribbon and bling and we are sorted!

Hope you like it xx

Here are the challenges for this card:-

Digital Tuesday - Dazzle me!

The Pink Elephant - Sketch

For Fun - Bright Colours

Digi Doodles Shops Best - Cut or punch

Cas tasic - Bling it up

The Stamp Man - Take two colours

Kenny K - Sketch

Wednesday, 28 July 2010


Hi there WOYWWer! It's time to pop over to Julia for our weekly snoop!

Very short post today xx My desk.... well not a lot has changed lol, but can you see my custom made stamp? ;-) xx That is thanks to Judy at Digi Doodles Shops Best Thank you Judy!

Also, this is the little cutie that greeted me this morning........... bless it's heart!

Have a great day xxx

Monday, 26 July 2010

Howdy Pardner!!

Well Howdy, Sir, Ma'am ! On the 2 August over at ye ole Them Thar Daisy Doodles Challenge Blog we're gonna have some mighty fun! Take a look down here!

So hop on over and find out more and I'll be seein' you'll real soon!

Card selection

Here are a selection of cards I have made. Funky Hand are looking for new DT members and I would love to be considered. I love to try different things. These cards have been made using, in some cases digi stamps, or digi papers or CD's, together with design papers. Thank you for looking.

Guest Designer for Crafty Card Markers!

Hi!! I am so excited to have been asked to be the Guest Designer for Crafty Card Makers! this week. The challenge is a recipe challenge:-

Use Orange or Yellow
Animal or fish (Real/fictional/bears etc)
A Punch

Well here is my card! I have used Daisy Doodles From me to you Freddy. Isn't he cute! I have coloured him with promarkers. The papers are DCWV. The flowers and pins are from Wild Orchid Crafts. I have tried a new shape with this card so I hope you like it!

I would like to thank the team over at Crafty Card Makers and to Julie from their DT who looked after me. THANK YOU SO MUCH! I really enjoyed myself!

Here are the challenges for this card:-

Hand full of stamps - Punches
S2G - Hot, Orange
Charisma Cardz - Anything but Square
Craftalicious - Birthdays
Digi Doodles Shops Best - Anything goes
Crafty Creations - Happy or Sweet
CAS tasic - Summer inspired
Stampative and more - Anyhting Goes
ABC - Zig Zag card
Creative Cottage - Texture
Digital Tuesday - Birthday
Paper Take Weekly - Anything goes as long as it's cute!

I would like to thank Karen Howard for her great blog showing different challenges, you can see it Here

Sunday, 25 July 2010

Happy Birthday .............

This is a card I have made for a little girl's birthday. Now I have never really used free papers from a magazine before, but these are from Craftwork Cards free with a craft magazine I brought recently. They just jumped out at me. The image is by Karen Johnson and I love it!! I have the little boy version too!. The brads are made from the papers too! The image is coloured with promarkers. I very simple card but I like it. Hope you do to :-) xx

Here are the challenges:-

Karen's Doodles - Happy Birthday
Corrosive Challenges - Pink and Blue
Cowgirls Sunday Challenge - Anything goes
Crafty Hoos - Photo inspiration (I went for the fun element!)
Allsorts - Baby or Child
Always playing with paper - Photo inspiration
Crazy 4 Challenges - Photo inspiration
Mami Doodles - Anything Goes
Craftalicious - Birthdays
Digi Doodles Shops Best - Anything Goes

The Crafty Pad Vintage Challenge!

Hi everyone! This is my first DT card for The Crafty Pad Challenge Blog! . This weeks challenge is Vintage.

The sponsor for this week is:-

and the winner will also receive an image from The Crafty Pad

Come on over to the challenge blog and join in. I love the vintage look and these adorable Boots by Debbie Moore of
The Crafty Pad are just perfect! I have used Promarkers to colour.
The papers are from K & Co. The lace and ribbons and little pearl strips are from my local market. The flowers and pins are from wild orchid crafts. The green button is from the LLB collection and the cream button is from my stash.

I hope you like the card and please come and join us over at The Crafty Pad :-) xx

I have entered my card in to the following challenges:-

Shabby Tearoom - From the Garden
Polly Craft - Happy Birthday
I Love Pro Markers - Buttons
Easy Crafts - Photo Inspiration
Creative Inspirations Challenge Blog - Anything Goes
Stampavie and More - Anything Goes
Passion for Promarkers - Distressing
Digital Tuesday - Happy Birthday
Really reasonable ribbons - Photo Inspiration
Charisma Cardz - Anything but square
Craftalicious - Birthday
Digi Doodles Shops Best - Anything Goes
Creative Inspiration - Chocolate and Mint
Fab N Funky - Recyle/Reuse (The pins)
Creative Cottage - Touchy Feely/Texture
Cards and Things - Colour challenge
The Pink Elephant - Brown
The Stamp Man - Anything goes
Sweet Stampin - Vintage
Project Tuesday - Paper Flowers

Saturday, 24 July 2010

Spring Has Sprung

Yes Spring has sprung at my Blog! This is an amazing image by Daisy Doodles called Spring has sprung! I LOVED colouring this image. I think it just make you happy! I hope you like it too.
I have used Promarkers to colour. The card stock is DCWV but the paper at the back is also from Daisy Doodles called neutrals. Did you know there were papers? Go take at look xx
The flowers and pins are from Wild Orchid crafts. The pearls are from my local market. The charm is from a necklace from Primark! Hope you like it !

Here are the challenges for this card:-
Stampavie and more - Anything Goes
For Fun - Sketch (turned)
Charisma - Anything but square
Stamp Something - Flowery
One Stitch at a Time - Digi images
Digi Doodles Shops Best - Anything goes
Crafty Calender - Summer
Crafty Catz - summer Time
S2G - Orange/Heat/Hot

Kickin' It For Michelle!

At last I have made my card for Michelle! I have been meaning to make one for weeks and this is my first chance. The card drive for Michelle is going on over at A spoon full of Sugar . Pop over and take a look. I have used a stunning image by Tina Wenke, isn't she cute! I have used promarkers to colour. I will be popping my card in the post to Michelle, I hope she is loving her cards! xx

Thursday, 22 July 2010

Simple but Beautiful

He is a simple card I have made using the Stunning image called SunBEEm by Daisy Doodles . I have coloured the image with Pro Markers and the papers are from my stash. The quote is from DCWV. I just love this image and thought it was perfect for a clean and simple card.

I have entered it in to Photosynthesis. Take a look it's a new challenge Blog :-) xx

Hope you like it to xx

Wednesday, 21 July 2010

It's Wednesday..............

..................... and that means........... WOYWW !
I can't believe it is that time again already! Well my desk hasn't changed that much lol! and I am just as busy but a "nice" busy. I have made my first card for a new DT and a card for a Guest DT spot :-) you will see them soon ;-).
I have also received my custom made stamp I won at Digi Doodles shops best from the lovely Judy. I will see if I can have a card with it on for next week lol!

Have a great Wednesday! xxxxxxxxxxxx

Monday, 19 July 2010

Daisy Doodles Challenge Blog..............

..................... Here Come the Bride Challenge! Yes it's our next challenge over at Daisy Doodles Challenge Blog"> . This is my card, I have used the stamp set Simple Elegance . What a set of stamps this is!! A dream to colour and one of the best things is that you can colour them to match the colour theme of the wedding you are going to!

I decided this time to make a pop-up in the middle of my card too........ yes you have guessed it, I couldn't choose between the stamps lol! I have really blinged up my card too! I think now again again it's really fun to go mad with the bling!:-. The flowers and pins and the ribbon bling (don't no what to call them!) are from Wild Orchid crafts. The papers are from by stash, I am not sure who they are by as I had bits of the papers left and used them up lol!

I have entered my card in to the following challenges:-

Easy Crafts - Photo Insiration
Sketch Saturday - Sketch
Crafty Cardmakers - Photo Inspiration
Digi Doodles Shops Best - Use your scraps (what a great challenge this one is, I have been using up all my scrap bits and this is my 3rd entry!)
Flutterby Wednesday 3 or more layers
Creative Inspirations challenge blog - Use the oldest thing in you stash (The Papers)
One stitch at a Time - Use a digi image
Stamp Something - Go digital
Raise the Bar - Wedding theme
Charisma - Pink
Stampavie and More - Anything Goes
For fun - Colour your own image

Well that's all from me xxxx Hope to see LOTS of your fabolous creations! Thank you for looking and I love to hear your comments. xxxx

I have decided to send this card to Carlyann at Chrisma for her wedding candy challenge. Congrats Carlyann and Rob!!

Saturday, 17 July 2010

I Can Now Tell You......................

I am sooooooooooooo excited!!! I am part of The Crafty Pad's Challenge Blog Team! as well as the Design Team for The Crafty Pad over at I Did It Forum!

I am such a lucky girl to be on this team and all of my design teams!!! I just love my crafting lol!

Please come over and join in the current challenges:-

I Did It Forum (The Crafty Pad) - "If the shoe fits"

The Crafty Pad Challenge Blog - Yellow and Orange with some holes

My first DT card for The Crafty Pad Challenge Blog will be on 25th July!! I would love for you to join me!

It's Christmas in July!!

Come and join us for our 2nd challenge over at The 2 sisters Challenge Blog for Christmas in July!

You can use any image but your card must be Christmas themed:-) xx

We had amazing cards for the last challenge so I can't wait to see what you do with this one!

Here is my DT card. The image is from Daisy Doodles , go and check out the images! You will love them! xx

Here are the challenges I have entered my card in to:-

Shabby Tearoom - Christmas In July
Cupcake - Acetate
Incy Wincy - Distress it
Magical Crafts - Christmas in July
Oh La La Christmas In July
Crafy 4 Challenges - Sketch
Digi Doodles Shops Best - Use your scraps
Stampotique - Christmas In July
Fab N Funky - Christmas in July
Cute card Thursday - Get a Head Start (Christmas)
Paper Sundaes - Lots of layers
Fresh Brewed Designs -Christmas in July
Cards for men - Christmas in July

Hope you like my card xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Thank you for looking and please pop over to the 2 Sisters Challenge Blog xxxxxxxxxxxxx

There's a DT Call at The Stamping Bazaar!

Yes that's right! The Stamping Bazaar are having a DT Call!! Why not pop over and see if it is for you! With stamps by the VERY talented Marina, I am sure there will be lots of interest! So take a look HERE . Good Luck!

It's here!!! The New challenge over on...........

........... I Did It Forum! Please come and join The Crafty Pad challenges over at I Did It Forum. This is our first challenge so it is so exciting!! The theme is "If The Shoe Fits!". We would love to see as many people as possible enjoying the fun so come on over!

Here is my DT Card for the Challenge:-

The Shoes are by The Crafty Pad and they are adorable!!! I went for really bright colours as the shoes were perfect for this.

So come on pop over and play with us!!

I have entered my card in to the following challenges:-

Polly Craft - Bold and Bright

Caardvarks - New Birthday Card

Creative Inspirations Challenge Blog - Use the Oldest thing in your craft stash ( The orange ribbon)

Digi Doodles Shops Best - Use your scraps (The card that the shoes are on)

Have fun!!!!!!!!