Friday, 31 December 2010

Circles

























Stamp from Funky Kits
Papers from Nitwit Collections

Challenge
Moving Along With The Times

The challenge this week was to use circles on your card .I think I have gone overboard.

Sunday, 26 December 2010

Anything in Green


























Stamp from Funky Kits
 I used promarkers for the first time on this stamp quite pleased with the result although I'm sure it will become easier with practice.
Papers from Nitwit Collections and a multi pack from local craft shop.

Challenges
Crafts-4-Eternity
Moving Along With The Times

Thursday, 16 December 2010

Tuesday, 14 December 2010

Baubles
























Stamp from Whiff of joy

Challenges
Winter Wonderland
Wild Orchid Challenge

Crafts-4-Eternity Challenge 63

























Image from PC Crafter
Papers from Nitwit Collections

Challenge
Crafts-4-Eternity

A lovely simple card for this week's challenge buttons are decoupaged.

Thursday, 9 December 2010

Tuesday, 30 November 2010

Wednesday, 17 November 2010

Tuesday, 16 November 2010

MAWTT Challenge 71 , The Cute and Girly Challenge and Cards for Men Challenge

 




Stamp from Funky Kits
Papers from Shabby Princess and Summer Driggs

Challenge
Moving Along With The Times
By The Cute and Girly Challenge
Cards for Men

Winter Wonderland Sports and Christmas Stampin All Year Long Stripes

























Stamp from Whiff of Joy
Papers from Shabby Princess

Challenges
Winter Wonderland
Christmas stampin All Year Round

Iv'e been away for a long weekend with my younger son and really enjoyed the break, we shopped non stop for him, I don't know of many 14 year old boys who love to shop as much as he does, my purse is considerably lighter now !!

Tuesday, 9 November 2010

Just Cute Bears and Friends

























The Just Cute Bears and Friends Challenge this week was Black White and One other colour.

Digital Image from Di's Digital designs

Challenge
Just Cute Bears & Friends

The CD Sunday Challenge

























Image from Joanna Sheen, Jayne Netley Mayhew Collection
Digital Acorn Stamp a freebie
Paper from  Daisy bucket

Challenge
The CD Sunday Challenge
Cards for men

I have several CD's but what I really like about the this Natural World one is that so many images are suitable for cards for men and are also easily made into Thank You cards.

Monday, 8 November 2010

Sunday, 7 November 2010

Ice and Frosty

























Stamp was a digital freebie I think from Doveart
Papers from Summer Driggs

Challenge
Friday Sketchers

Saturday, 6 November 2010

Winter Wonderland Challenge Sing A Christmas Carol

























Stamp from High Hopes
Papers from Nitwit Collections and Internet Download


Challenge
Winter Wonderland

I have fallen in love with this stamp and have made several cards for other challenges with it . I will be posting these in the next few days.

Tuesday, 2 November 2010

Just Cute Bears Challenge 38


























Stamp from Lili of the Valley
Papers from Summer Driggs


Challenge
Just Cute Bears

Crafts 4 Eternity Challenge 57

























I enjoyed this layout so attempted a second card

Image from PC Crafter
Papers from Docrafts Forever Friends

Challenge
Crafts 4 Eternity

Lili of the Valley Challenge 71

























Stamp from Lili of the Valley
Papers from Summer Driggs

Challenge
Lili of the Valley

Monday, 1 November 2010

Spooky CD Sunday Challenge

























Image from Joanna Sheen A Cardmakers Year CD
Papers from Summer Driggs

Challenge
CD Sunday Challenge

Friday Sketchers

























Digital Stamp from Pollycraft
Papers from Nitwit Collections

Challenge
Friday Sketchers

Sunday, 31 October 2010

A Present

























This card is for my 5 year old nephew , he's getting excited about Christmas already.

Image from PC Crafter Decoupage presents also from PC Crafter.
Cardstock embossed and stickles added to each intersection point.

Challenges
Bah Humbug !
Moving Along With The Times

A Christmas Tree

























This card is for this weeks challenge at Crafts 4 Eternity which is to include a Christmas Tree. My Santa is probably holding the smallest tree you could find.


Stamp from Funky Kits
Papers from Nitwit Collections

Challenges
Crafts 4 Eternity

Sweet Sketch Wednesday and Moving Along With The Times Challenges

























My photography skills are non-existant each dot on her hat and trousers has a crystal you can't see even one !

Digital Stamp from Pollycrafts
Paper fron Nitwit Collections

Challenges
Sweet Sketch Wednesday
Moving Along With The Times

Saturday, 23 October 2010

Spooky


























Digital Stamp from Imag-e-nation
Papers a free download from Summer Driggs

Challenge
Crafts 4 Eternity

A real spooky Halloween card today great challenge at crafts 4 eternity

Friday, 22 October 2010

Wednesday, 20 October 2010

Peace

























Image from PC Crafter
Papers from Nitwit Collections

Challenge
Friday Sketchers

Lili of the Valley Challenge 69

























Stamp from lili of the valley
Papers from Nitwit Collections

Challenge
Lili of the Valley

We had our first real fall of snow this morning  enough to make driving hazardous even some of the main roads were icy, I hope it is not a sign of things to come.

Sunday, 17 October 2010

Vintage St. Nicholas



























Image and backing paper from a Joanna Sheen CD Rom
Holly a Sissix die cut and Christmas rose from K & Co.

Challenges
Bah ! Humbug
Winter Wonderland


The Challenges this week at Winter Wonderland was vintage and at Bah ! Humbug to use vellum. I have combined the challenges and I hope have a  Christmas card suitable for a man.

White Christmas


























I really enjoyed making this card simple and fresh with just a splash of colour.

Image a download from Arthur's clipart
Cuttlebug and Sissix folders to emboss card with silver mirri

Challenges
Crafts 4 Eternity
Just Inspirational Challenge
Crafty Catz
Creative Inspirations

Thursday, 14 October 2010

Wednesday, 13 October 2010

Autumn Birthday

























The Sugar Bowl Challenge was a sketch by Tiets with an Autumn theme, this card is for my elder son's girlfriends birthday in November.

Image from Funky Kits
Papers a mix from a pack and from a Kameo Cards CD Rom

ChallengeThe Sugar Bowl

Father Christmas

























This is a lovely image to colour and is 1 of 2 available.

Image from Funky Kits
Papers from a Kameo Cards CD Rom Festive Plaids and a kit from Create and Craft

Challenge
Christmas Stampin' All Year Round

Tuesday, 12 October 2010

Red and Gold

























Paper from Craft Creations
Die Cut from Cuttlebug

Challenge Just Inspirational Challenge

I really like cards which are clean and simple I think this is one of these, pearls added to meet recipe for the challenge.

Saturday, 9 October 2010

Snow Couple

























Stamp from Funky Kits
Paper from Nitwit Collections

Challenge
Sweet Sketch Wednesday

circular card crafts4eternity


























I found this weeks sketch really difficult but gave it a go.

Stamp from Whiff of joy
Papers fron Shabby Princess

Challenges
Crafts 4 Eternity

Shepherd with Lamb



























Papers from Nitwit Collections
Stamped image a gift from a crafting buddy

Challenges
Friday Sketchers
Winter Wonderland
Bah! Humbug!

Tuesday, 5 October 2010

Glitter and Bling


























Stamp from Lili of the Valley
Papers from Provocraft

 Challenges
Just Cute Bears  loads of swirls on background papers
Sketchy Colours sketch
Lili of the Valley sketch

Sunday, 3 October 2010

Catch A Snowflake


























Digital Image from Mo Manning
Papers from Forever Friends

Challenge
Crafts4eternity
Totally Paper Crafts Challenge

Across The Miles

























My favourite kind of card is relativels simple and this falls into that category. We have friends and old neighbours we see infrquently mostly it's a card at Christmas hence the mail box.

Image from Pc crafter
Papers from Dovecraft

Challenge
Bah! Humbug!