Monday, 30 April 2012

Its just a birthday card

hi all.. weathers been abit better today still cold though.. just a quick card from me today from the daisy & dandelion decoupage collection bubbles & squeak..

so cute.. I have printed the sentiment directly onto my card and drew a border around the outside then placed my decoupage into the middle.. makes a lovely quick and simple birthday card..

before i go just wanted to share the cupcakes i've made this afternoon..

Lemon cupcakes with zesty lemon frosting.. they taste delish...

I'm so into my baking at the moment.. still in the learning process at the moment :)

Saturday, 28 April 2012

Less is More

afternoon all.. its saturday which means another day for a challenge over at LIM and this week is sketch week.. i must admit i found this really easy this week and took me about 5 minutes to put my card together..

Before i show you my card i just want to say a huge thank you for all the lovely comments i received last week.. so kind of you all..I will try to get round some blogs to see all your lovely creations..sometimes times against me.. there dosn't seem to be anough hours in the day just lately..

A special thank you to chrissie & mandi for all the challenges thay do for us.. they do a brilliant job :)

 I cut my A4  card stock down to make a square card.. i printed the sentiment onto my card.. I embossed a piece of left over card ready for my embellishment topper which happened to be lying around in my stash..must admit i love the clean fresh look of these sort of cards..ther right up my

well thats all from me today.. enjoy the rest of your weekend..looking forward to watching BGT tonight :)

Monday, 23 April 2012

Digistamp Boutique Compertition

Just a quick card from me today which i'm entering into the Digistamp Boutique's monthly compertition

I have used a digi image from Digistamp Boutique and coloured her with pro-markers.. the paper is my own design.. my sentiment was done using word.. embellesed with twine and a red polka dot button which i got from the ribbon girl..

Looking forward to reading your comments.. its so much appreciated :)

have a great day

Saturday, 21 April 2012

How Charming

Yes its a card for Less is more and the theme this week is how charming..which is to include a charm on your card.

I have cut my A4 card stock to a square card.. made a topper with some cute quilted teddies i had in my stash.. printed the wording direct onto the card and added my bear charm with some twine..and thats it really.. a nice clean and simple card..

before i go just wanted to share a picture of my 9 week old grand-daughter Mia..have a great weekend and i'll see you soon..

Saturday, 14 April 2012

All that Scraps

afternoon all..hope your all having a fab day... my card today is for All that Scraps which is anything goes...this is the first time entering this challenge.. so heres my take..

I have used the swiss pixies Burgitta digi image which you can get HERE coloured in with prisma pencils..cut out using the cuttlebug.. the ticket sentiment is my own design..
 Have a fab weekend..

Thursday, 12 April 2012

Free Digital Papers

I've been designing some digital papers this afternoon and thought that you would like to try them.. they are 800 x 800 dpi and print at 300 resolution..Just print on to your favourite card/paper...

card made using the above papers.. the clipart image is from Digiweb Studio I printed the papers straight onto A4 card stock then cut to A6 in size..added some ribbon & buttons to make a quick & simple card..

If you do decide you would  like to try them would you be so kind to leave me some kind words.. would be very much appreciated..

You can find the download EXPIRED which i use 4shared..if you have any problems with your download please feel free to let me know :)

Happy Crafting

Saturday, 7 April 2012

Three shades of green

yes thats what this weeks challenge is this over at Less is more..its been a while since i last joined in the fun..

I cut my card stock from kraft card which i thought went well will the greens.. papers i used are from summertime designs printed and cut to size.. embelleshed with butterfly twine and button... cannot remember where i got the sentiment from as i've had it a while..

well thats all from me this week.. i would just like to wish everyone a very happy easter..

Friday, 6 April 2012

When life hands you

... Lemons

had fun making this card & pillow box.. so quick and simple..

you'll find all papers & elements (lifes lemons) at simply creative { Pink petticoat} and there a free card making download..

simply printed the paper straight onto A4 card stock then cut into a square card and tags are from the pink chick kit also from simply creative { Pink petticoat}..I added some glitter to the chick.. simples :)

I'm going to put some choccies in this for my grandson for easter..

Thursday, 5 April 2012

Easter Cards

.. for my grandchildren

not made any cards for a while know had to much going on over the last few months..but wanted to make my grandchildrens easter cards.. I chose to use these cute digi images availible from Pinkgems Designs and whats great about these they are already coloured i needed them