Sunday, 25 July 2010

*Vintage Style*

Hello all..hope your all having a great weekend.. I'm entering my card into two challenges and they are Just Magnolia Challenge *Vintage* & Basic Grey Challenge *Stitching*

I have used the gawjuss toast the happy couple capella paper by basic grey..loving this paper at the moment..i have stitched onto some kraft card..I have used Tilda & Edwin from the wedding collection and coloured in using promarkers...the wedding sentiment is from the wedding sentiment collection availible from whiff of joy..

Flowers are from wild orchid crafts and the pearls are from the hobby house..the crystals i got from the magnolia stand last year at the craft show..

well thats it from me..TFL and enjoy the rest of your weekend..


Friday, 23 July 2010

PFP *Distressing*

hello and good evening..Its another week over at Passion for ProMarkers Challenge and the theme this week is distressing..

Papers used are *Toast the happy couple *capella collection by basic grey..these are just perfect for all those weeding/anniversary cards..I have distressed the edges and added some Tim Holtz distress ink in walnut stain..i've also used some star dust stickles...

the image is a digi image availible from Pollycraft..coloured with promarkers..i have also used stickles to her dress..the flowers are wild orchid crafts..the pin i got from quixotic paperie..and the lace ribbon i got from eBay...the sentiment is part of a collection from whiff of joy...

well thats all from me..hope you like.. and TFT..

Wednesday, 21 July 2010

Pollycraft Monday Challenge *Happy Birthday*

Its theme week over at which the theme is *Happy Birthday*celebrating paulas birthday..and heres my take on the challenge..I actually made this card for a friend at work...she loved it...

I have used digi papers from nitwit collections stitched onto some bazzil card stock..and this cute free digi image from pollycraft..and coloured using promarkers...I printed the sentiment directly onto the paper using the pc..
thanks for visiting me today..



Sunday, 18 July 2010

A Gem of a Challenge *Sketch*

Its another challenge over at A Gem of a Challenge and they have a fabby sketch to follow..and because there seems to be alot of christmas cards going on in blog land i thought that i would make my first one...

I have used the lovely littlejoys digi papers from sweet shoppe designs..I have used Max & Snowman stamp availible from Pink Gems Designs and i have used promarkers for the colouring...I have also used some pastel chalks giving the effect of some sky for the background...

I punched out some snowflakes using the martha stewart snowflake punch and added some star dust stickles to them along with some gems i got from craftwork cards...

and heres the inside of my card..which i haven't got round to finishing it of yet...naughty me...well thats all from me..TFT..

Wednesday, 14 July 2010

PFP *Animals*

...yes its another week of challenges over at Passion for ProMarkers..and the theme this week is Animals..

I have used this USS Ark digi image from Doodle Palace.. its just so cute..and i have coloured in using pro-markers..the cute baby boy stamp is from Pink Gems Designs..the DP papers are from nanna's nursery..

I have kept the card quite crisp and simple as you can see..not added any embellishments as i didn't think it needed any...
well thats it from me..TFL..enjoy the rest of your day

Monday, 12 July 2010

Sending Donkey Smiles

... Kickin it for "Michelle" card drive
You may have already heard that Michelle Oatman had an accident not so long ago..which left her with the loss of her right read more of Michelle's unfortunate accident please read more on her blog HERE...

A spoon full of Sugar Challenge are asking everyone to create a card in dedication for michelle and mail them off to her..I thought that it was such a nice idea that i joined in with them..

I have kept the card quite simple so that i can post it of to her safely through the post as its going all the way to the can also find michelle's address on the spoon full of sugar challenge blog..

I have used the special free donkey digi image from whimsy stamps and coloured with pro-markers..cut out using nessties...and just added some pearls..

and just to finish off..heres the inside of the card.. which holds a special note for michelle..
why not pop on over and join in with the card drive :o) I'm sure michelle is going to be overwhelmed with all the cards made from us crafters...



Saturday, 3 July 2010

Totally Papercraft *One for the Girls*

Hi all..hope your having a brill card today is for Totally Papercrafts..which the theme this week is *one for the girls* I'm also entering my card into this weeks Papertake weekly challenge *in Stitches*

I have used the new cappella paper pad by basic grey which is assolutley delish..and stitched onto some bazzil card..i have used this gawjuss stamp dancing willow from Whiff of Joy Stamps and coloured her in using distress inks...the flowers are from wildorchid crafts..pearls are from the The Hobby House and the pins from Quixotic Paperie... pink ribbon i got from hobbycraft..

Tools used - Martha Stewart Lace Punch - Sewing Machine - Distress Inks

TFL..and have a fab weekend..