Monday, 2 March 2015

Butterfly Effie

Morning everyone and hope you are all well and keeping warm-this morning we have a new challenge at Crafting From The Heart which is everyones favourite ATG.Our sponsor is Sassy Studio-and i used the image "Butterfly Effie Portrait" coloured with promarkers,B.papers are from Craftwork Cards and Docrafts,cardstock from Papermill Direct seam binding/self adhesive pearls and butterfly from stash.I also doodled round the die-cut frame.
challenges-
creative card crew-birthday with sentiment
passion for promarkers-letters of the alphabet-B-butterflies
stampavie and more-butterflies
Simon says-ATG
Pennys challenges-lots of layers
crafters cafe blog-lots of layers
word art Wednesday-ATG
aud sentiments-Bingo/ribbon/something pink/die-cut
creative fingers-ATG
Brown sugar-ATG
sweet stampin-all or nothing
Dis digi designs-Birthdays
pile it on-adhesive embellishments(butterfly/pearls)
OSAAT-ATG with birthdays
Robyns Fetish-use a digi
scribble and scrap-ATG
card mania-Spring
Bunny Zoes-for the girls
whimsy inspires-use a sentiment
Hope you will join us in this oooh so easy challenge
Thank you for dropping by and any comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Sunday, 1 March 2015

Happy Birthday Dr Seuss

Morning everyone to another new month!Tomorrow 2nd March is the birthday of Dr Seuss so the new challenge at 613 Avenue Create is ATG or use one of Dr Seuss quotes on the challenge blog.Our sponsors are Melonheadz,Lacy Sunshine and Sami Stamps whose beautiful image I chose "Single Rose Bride" coloured with promarkers,cardstock/liquid pearls from stash,B.paper "Vintage Blooms" from Craftwork cards and as the image is so simple and delicate decided to do clean and simple.
challenges-
craft your passion-ATG
crafty boots-use a sentiment
not just cards-ATG
papertake weekly-take your pick/use kraft
crafty sentiments-CAS
passion for promarkers-S-sentiment
inky chicks-flowers
Tuesday Throwdown-ATG
everybody-art-monochrome
Simon says-ATG
creative moments-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
inspiration destination-ATG
creative fingers-ATG
pink gem-CAS
scribbles designs-CAS
whimsy inspires -use a sentiment
creative ladybirds-ATG
Hope you can join us this week and check out the DT cards and blogs
Carol x x

Saturday, 28 February 2015

Shanghai Sleeves

I have made a card just because and not a DT card.The image is from Rick St Dennis-"Shanghai Sleeves" coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,papers "Vintage Floral" from Craftwork Cards,a couple of die-cuts and dewdrops from stash.I also distressed the edges and used Victorian velvet.
challenges-
incy wincy-distressing
craft your passion-ATG
not just cards-ATG
TTCRD-ATG
passion for promarkers-letters of the alphabet/D-dies/digi/dewdrops
Tuesday throwdown-ATG
digi choosday-ATG
everybody art-monochrome
Simon says-ATG
the paper shelter-make it digital
Pennys challenges-lots of layers
crafters cafe blog-lots of layers
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafting for all seasons-dies and/or punches
inspiration destination-ATG
scrappers delight-ATG
Meljens-seeing spots
creative fingers-ATG
Brown sugar-ATG
Thank you for visiting and any comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Thursday, 26 February 2015

Goth Prom Queen

My DT card for A Step In The Dark is a day late for the challenge which started yesterday as we have had another family drama -getting to be quite a habit lately!!!My DIL had a very dramatic melt down which we all think is post-natal depression as it's not the first time and surprise surprise DR full booked up for a week!!!
Cardstock is from Papermill Direct,B.paper a craft mag freebie,net/lace/button and charm from stash.We are sponsored by Stitchy Bear and I used the image Goth Prom Queen-coloured with promarkers.Don't forget you can now enter with a non-dark card too
challenges-
creative fingers-ATG
Dis digi designs-lots of embellishments
craft your passion-ATG
TTCRD-ATG
passion for promarkers-letters of the alphabet-D for digi
Tuesday throwdown-ATG
digi choosday-ATG
creative inspirations-lace
Simon says-ATG
The paper shelter-make it digital
crafty calendar-ATG
Thank for dropping by and any comments you wish to leave are much appreciated
Carol x x

Monday, 23 February 2015

Moss Fairy and embossing with Lemon Shortbread

Morning everyone and the start of another week -the last week of this month-time flies.We have a new challenge at "Get Creative Challenges" which is -Must include embossing-and our sponsor is Lemon Shortbread (love that name)and I chose the beautiful image "Moss Fairy with Skull" coloured with promarkers and glossy accents on wings,cardstock from Papermill Direct,the B.paper is embossed and been in my stash for yonks.I then used my new leaf EF on some craft mag freebie paper and then ran distress ink pad ove the top,moth cut from TH papers,chipboard owl,wooden heart,string, and dies from stash.I frantaged the owl and moth -then sprayed card with picket fence and iced spruce distress sprays.
challenges-
not just cards-ATG
love to scrap-ATG
ooh-la-la-creations-add something green
fan-tastic Tuesday-ATG with a die
everybody-art-sketch
Simon says-add a little texture
word art Wednesday-ATG
inspiration destination-ATG
scrappers delight-ATG
4 crafty chicks-things with wings
creative fingers-ATG
left of center-use your dies
simply create too-ATG
Dis digi designs-lots of embellishments
addicted-to-stamps-embossing dry/heat
corrosive challenges-things with wings
lacy sunshine-things with wings
scribble and scrap-ATG
the sisters of craft-ATG
papernest dolls-ATG
Fitztown-ATG
crafting by designs-ATG
Thanks for stopping by and your comments are much appreciated---sooo
dig out those embossing folders and join us in the challenge
Carol x x

Sunday, 22 February 2015

Birthdays

Morning everyone and hope you are having a good weekend-I would like to welcome my new followers Cathy,Karen and Samra.A new challenge starts at 613 Avenue Create which is "Anything Birthday" easy peasy eh???We are sponsored by Flat Friends and Bugaboo whose image I used- "Candleset" coloured with promarkers,I doodled round the die-cut frame,cardstock from Papermill Direct,papers were craft mag freebie.
challenges-
ooh-la-la-add something green
craft your passion-ATG
crafty boots-use a sentiment
love to scrap-ATG
not just cards-ATG
creative card crew-Birthday with sentiment
Fan-tastic Tuesday-ATG with a die
I love promarkers-make us laugh
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafting for all seasons-dies and/or punches
inspiration destination-ATG
Friday sketch-rotated
OSAAT-ATG with birthdays
Do hope you can join us after all everyone has a birthday right? so make them a card and link it up lol
Carol x x

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Thursday, 19 February 2015

Flashback Friday

Had been planning on joining the Flashback Friday challenge but this week passed so quickly and this was a last minute card and not really turned out how I envisaged but not too bad lol.oops just linked up and should have been blue or pink-I made a blue one first but wasn't happy with it!!!I white embossed the background stamp,then coloured with Panpastels,cardstock from Papermill Direct,B.paper from Docrafts,the Baby words and feet are both stamps from Inkadinkado,die-cuts from Memory Box,lace and ribbon from Hobbycraft and brad from stash.
challenges
Flashback Friday-Oh Baby
QKR Stampede-lovely lace
simple create too-ATG
allsorts-no birthdays
MFP-white heat emboss/colours over
addicted to stamps-embossing
ooh-la-la-add something green
crafty boots-use a sentiment
top tip Tuesday-rubber stamps only
TTCRD-ATG
Tuesday throwdown-use metal(Brad)
fan-tastic Tuesday-ATG with a die
Simon says-add texture
Fab'n'funky-ribbon and lace
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafts and me inspiration-add ribbon
stampin sensations-ATG
Thank you for dropping by and your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x