Sunday, 28 June 2015

All Tied Up

I can't believe it is almost a week since I last blogged!!!So here is a new card using the image and tie border image "All Tied Up" from QKR Stampede,coloured with promarkers,papers/buttons and dies from stash,sentiment was from a craft mag freebie set.
challenges-
crazy challenge-spots/stripes
ooh-la-la-creations-happy birthday
papertake weekly-trio tastic/buttons
TTCRD-ATG
cardz4guyz-use a die or punch
lil red wagon-cute as a button
Simon says-ATG
Pennys challenges- ATG
inky impressions-embellish it
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafty gals-ATG
inspiration destination-ATG
cute card Thursday-spots and/or stripes
creative fingers-ATG
left of center-ink it up
Patties creations-Fathers day
come and get it-cute cards
Memas crafts-ATG/male
Bunny Zoes-furry friends
scrappers delights-ATG
Thanks for dropping by and all your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Monday, 22 June 2015

Fancy a Blog Hop

Morning again and I am back with my second and last card today,and we are having a blog hop over at crafting from the heart.
You should of arrived here from ISOBEL
we are sponsored by Dr Digi,Delicious Doodles and Sassy Studios whose image I used "Bubble bath Sassy" coloured with promarkers and Ranger liquid pearls for the bubbles,the background is card covered in gesso then kitchen roll(thought the pattern looked like tiles) and more gesso,then I embossed more card with brick EF and lightly inked with pale grey ink pad,added hessian and cheesecloth strip,dewdrops are from stash and all cardstock from Papermill Direct.
The next lady to visit is DT members name (link to their blog)
Here is the list of DT members that are taking part incase you get lost on the way.
FIONA
SUSAN
SUE
KANDIS
CARLA
EEMELI
HELEN
HEATHER
SANDY
ISOBEL
CAROL---you are here
LISA
Happy hopping.
challenges-
papertake weekly-oh so pretty
crafty creations-embossing
Pennys challenges-ATG
inspiration destination-ATG
Sassy studio-your hearts desire(ATG)
creative fingers-ATG
creative corner-bling
catch the bug-bingo/3-D object/free choice/emboss
corrosive challenges-sparkle
scribble and scrap-final challenge
that craft place-layers
love to create-Anything mixed media
the sisters of craft-ATG
scrappers delight-ATG
Thank you for dropping by and all your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Keep calm and Journal

Morning everyone and I have two cards to post today -the first one is for a new challenge at Artistic Inspirations which is ATG,we are sponsored by Oddball Art and I have use the fabulous image "Kawaii Girl Artist Poet Journalist Exraordinaire"coloured with promarkers and added glossy accents,vintage typewriter die from TH,postcards cut from Docraft papers,I made the background by coating card in gesso then while still wet covering in crumpled tissue paper,another coat of gesso and leave to dry,then sprayed with my sprays which still actually work mica and picket fence spray then distressed the edges with walnut stain.
challenges-
word art Wednesday-ATG
inspiration destination-ATG
fussy and fancy-distressed
creative fingers-ATG
scribble and scrap-final challenge
that craft place-layers
love to create-anything mixed media/creative
paper creator-ATG
eclectic ellapu-ATG
scrappers delights-ATG
Hope to see you there and thank you for calling all your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Sunday, 21 June 2015

Sounds/sights/tastes of Summer

Morning everyone and hope you are having warmer weather than us!It's time for another challenge at 613 Avenue Create which is "sights/sounds/tates of Summer" and our sposors are Lacy Sunshine,Di's Digi Stamps and Zuri Artsy Craftys whos eimage I used "Antonella" coloured with promarkers,B.papers from Docrafts and stash,cardstock from papermill Direct,ribbon from Hobbycraft and Tattered Lace flower die.
I used Children/flip flops/flowers/butterfly and bird on B.paper.
challenges-
The shabby tea room-sweet Summer
ooh-la-la-here comes Summer
craft your passion-ATG
papertake weekly-ohh so pretty
the paper shelter-make it digital
Pennys challenges-ATG
crafters cafe blog-at the movies(Don't eat the daisies-Doris Day)
inky impressions-Summertime
word art Wednesday-ATG
inspiration destination-ATG
sassy studio-your hearts desire/ATG
MAWTT-song lyrics-Don't eat the daisies
really reasonable ribbon-sizzling Summer colours
Fairytale challenge-flip flops
left of center-Ribbon/twine/fibres
Di's digi designs-Summer fun
pink gem-Summertime
crafts galore-ATG
paper creator-ATG
whoopsi daisy-Summer fun
scrappers delight-ATG
Thanks for calling and all your comments are much appreciated
see you tomorrow
Carol x x

Saturday, 20 June 2015

Vintage Christmas

Morning and hope you are all well,we have a new challenge at Open-Minded Crafting Fun which is is "Vintage"hope you can join us.Sponsors are Fairy Tangles,The Art of Ronnie Barton,Fantasy Art of Nikki Burnette and Lemon Shortbread whose beautiful image I used "Winter Muff Shoujo,coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,papers from stash and die-cut icicles from sparkly paper from stash.
challenges-
craft your passion-ATG
papertake weekly-ohh so pretty
lil red wagon-stitching
Pennys challenges-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
inspiration destination-ATG
Sassy studio-your hearts desire(ATG)
creative fingers-ATG
simply create too-old/vintage/shabby chic
Natalie and Amy-Christmas
crafts galore-ATG
paper creator-ATG
Sparkles monthly-Vintage/shabby chic
lets craft and create-add some sparkle
scrappers delight -ATG
Thanks for dropping by and your comments are much appreciated
see you tomorrow
Carol x x

Friday, 19 June 2015

Georgie Giraffe

Morning everyone and we have a new challenge at Simply Papercrafts which is everyones favourite da da da da ---ATG lol,our sponsor is Lacy Sunshine and I have used the beautiful image Georgie Giraffe 1,coloured with promarkers and added glossy accents,cardstock from Papermill Direct,B.paper/ribbon/buttons dewdrops and dies from stash.
challenges-
ribbon girls-ATG /masculine
Lacy Sunshine-wild about you
love to scrap-ATG
TTCRD-ATG
digi choosday-Buttons
die cuttin divas-masculine
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafting for all seasons-it's a boy thing
left of center-ribbon/twine/fibres
Brown sugar-monochromatic
whimsy inspires-ribbon/lace/twine
deep ocean-monochrome
Thank you for calling and hopefully will get round your blogs tonight but had a couple of manic days so please bear with me I am not ignoring you
Carol x x

Wednesday, 17 June 2015

Two Bugaboo Images

Morning everyone and what a gorgeous day we had yesterday and hope it stays fine today as it's grandaughters sports day Ellie this morning and Holly this after-noon so fingers crossed.This is my second post today and have a new challenge today at Create and Inspire which is "Colours of your Countrys Flag" so mine is red/white/blue and I have made two cards.Our sponsors are SLS Lines and Bugaboo,I used Clydes Spring and Best Friends both from Bugaboo,coloured with promarkers and added glossy accents,the B.paper on the friends card is from Docrafts,and the Union Jack flag is a recycled label,all cardstock is from Papermill Direct and the buttons,pearls and liquid pearls from stash.
challenges-
creative fingers-ATG
Fairytale challenge-childrens birthday
chocolate coffee cards-pearls
pink gem-something blue
corrosive challenges-pile it on
ooh-la-la-here comes Summer
craft your passion-ATG
love to scrap-ATG
crafty sentiments-ATG
inky chicks-butterflies
digi choosday-buttons
stamping sensations-dies/punches
eclectic ellapu-ATG
buckwells crafty challenge-things with wings
one sweet challenge-dies and/or punches
scrappers delight-ATG
Lacy sunshine-wild about you
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafty gals-red/white/blue
Hope you find the time to join us and I will be catching up with all your blogs later today
any comments you wish to leave are much appreciated
Carol x x