Wednesday, 29 July 2015

Sorry Another Christmas Card

Morning everyone and hope you are all well and today is better weather wise we have got absolutely soaked the last two days!!!Sorry but another Christmas card today a DT card for Create and Inspire whose challenge is Happy Holidays and as Eureka and Lacy Sunshine are our sponsors I chose the beautiful image Snow Bunny Ethereal Enchantress from Lacy Sunshine,coloured with promarkers,a couple of dies from Memory Box,cardstock from Papermill Direct,B,paper,glamour dust and liquid pearls from stash.
challenges-
Sassy studio-bling
fussy and fancy-things with wings
Fairytale-bling
creative corner-Christmas
sister act-ATG
Morgans art world-Christmas
Robyns fetish-Christmas
ooh-la-la-Christmas
crafty boots-Christmas
papertake weekly-take your pick/colour/blue
passion for promarkers-Jolly holiday/Christmas
fan-tastic Tuesday-ATG/feminine
die-cuttin divas-the great outdoors?
paper creator-Christmas
crafty calendar-Christmas
whoopsi Daisy-bling
one sweet challenge-Christmas
scrappers delights-ATG
stampavie and more-Christmas
crafting for all seasons-Christmas
Thank you for calling and any comments you wish to leave are much appreciated
Carol x x

Tuesday, 28 July 2015

Christmas in July

Morning everyone and hope you are all well,my card todauy is a DT card for A Snowflakes Promise and our sponsor Limited Runs Digital Stamps.I chose the image Jingle Bells,coloured with promarkers and added gold glamour dust,you also get the words to Jingle Bells,I have gold embossed the edges of image and words,paper and small bows from stash,embossed strip was a craft mag freebie EF and Jingle Bells banner from Your Next Die which was a part of a challenge win prize.
challenges-
challenges-
Simon says-sparkle and shine
Pennys challenges-Christmas
crafters cafe-Christmas
word art Wednesday-ATG
DL.ART-ATG
crafting for all seasons-Christmas
inspiration destination-ATG
aud sentiments-ATG+ sentiment
crafty ribbons-ATG
Fairytale challenge-bling
creative corner-Christmas
Robyns fetish-Christmas
that craft place-words
crafty boots-Christmas
paper creator-Christmas
whimsy inspires-Christmas
crafty calendar-Christmas
one sweet challenge-Christmas
Hope you can find the time to join us and check out the DT cards and blogs and get ahead with your Christmas card stash lol
Carol x x

Monday, 27 July 2015

Girly Grunge Chibi Girl

Wet and cold AGAIN did we skip Summer??? My card today is a DT card for a FB challenge,ans as our sponsor is Oddball Art I used the fabulous image Girly grunge Chibi Girl,coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct and the embossed card is co-ordinations and sanded the surface,I just wrote the What ever on the speech bubble.I googled Chibi and it means small person or child.
challenges-
papertake weekly-build it up
crafty sentiments-ATG
digi choosday-all about the girls
everybody art-emboss
top tip Tuesday-Bingo/emboss/sentiment/dies
I love promarkers-CAS
paper shelter-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
DL.ART-ATG
inspiration destination-ATG
aud sentiments-ATG/sentiment
left of center-use texture/embossing
brown sugar-ATG
sister act-ATG
dis digi designs-hand coloured image
creative fingers-ATG
OSAAT-ATG with children
scrappers delights-ATG
not just cards-ATG
Thanks for dropping by and hope you call again-all youe comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Sunday, 26 July 2015

My, My, My,Delilah

Morning everyone only one more week left in July and the last couple of days have been wet and cold-who postponed Summer then???My card today is for the new challenge at 613 Avenue Create which is ATG/Shabby Chic and we are sponsored by Poppyseed Graphics,
Crafty Secrets and Paola's Papers whos Image I used-Delilah,coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,old book page and ribbled some card,gold embossed the edges and frantage on the paper,used some gold Twinkling H2'os round edge of card which was too bright and I added some gesso but still looks a little bright to me,ribbon from stash.
challenges-
craft your passion-ATG
love to scrap-ATG
papertake weekly-build it up
TTCRD-ATG
everybody art-emboss
word art Wednesday-ATG
inspiration destination-ATG
DL.ART-ATG
crafty ribbons-ATG
left of center-use texture
brown sugar-ATG
sister act-ATG
MFP stampshop-doodle a frame
scrappers delights-ATG
not just cards-ATG
Thanks for dropping by and any comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Friday, 24 July 2015

Flowers and Greenery

Morning and hope you are all well,first of all welcome to my new followers Tracy and Helen.My card today was made for a FB DT and I made another background useing gesso covered tissue paper and stamped on,the image "Dogwood" from Stitchy Bear,coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,flower was made with Memory Box Cherry Blossom,and Creative Expressions Delicate Fronds.
challenges-
corrosive challenges-to die for
we love to create-anything mixed media(background)
craft your passion-ATG
love to scrap-ATG
papertake weekly-build it up
passion for promarkers-flowers------------TOP 5
creative inspiration-flowers
fab'n'funky-no patterned paper
inky impressions-2 or more die-cuts/flowers/greenery
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafty gals-to die for
inspiration destination-ATG
creative moments-bingo/die/cut/image/flower
sister act-ATG
DL.ART-ATG
chocolate coffee cards-a flower in your image
scrappers delights-ATG
not just cards-ATG
petallu-ATG
Thank you for dropping by and hope you call again
All comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Another Mrs and Mrs

I was asked to make this card after I posted the first one on my FB page,the image "At Long Last" from Illustration By Jane was coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,Crafters Comanian and Tattered Lace embossing folders,Tattered lace and Memory Box dies,seam binding,pearls and hearts from stash,sentiment was computer generated.
challenges-
left of center-3 of a kind/small hearts
creative corner-wedding bells
sister act-ATG
di's digi designs-hand coloured image
corrosive challenges-to die for
craft your passion-ATG
love to scrap-ATG
papertake weekly-build it up
crafty sentiments-ATG
TTCRD-ATG
digi choosday-all about the girls
everybody art-emboss
top tip Tuesday-Bingo/emboss/sentiment/dies
the paper shelter-ATG
inky impressions-2 or more die-cuts
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafty gals-to die for
inspiration destination-ATG
creative moments-Bingo/ribbon/image/pearls
scrappers delights-ATG
aud sentiments-ATG + sentiment
Ellie and Holly spent the after-noon painting space pics(inspiration off the hubble site) with acrylics on canvas after rejecting a great idea I saw on pintrest as boring!!!
Thanks for dropping by and your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Monday, 20 July 2015

Pearl Lotus Mermaid

Morning everyone a new week and the start of the school Summer holidays and a new challenge at Crafting From The Heart which is ATG.Sponsors are Drawn with Character and Lacy Sunshine whose beautiful image I chose-Pearl Lotus-coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,shell papers from K&CO,the paper behind the fussy cut image was made with ditress inks swiped on craft mat and sprayed with water then mica bronze spray,and distress ink through sequin waste,glossy accents for water and liquid pearls,pearls and metal flower brad from stash.I also made my fave shape upright Z-fold card.Would also like to say welcome to my new follower ABBIE.
challenges-
papertake weekly-don't be a square
passion for promarkers-candy crush
everybody art-paper and embellishmentsx3/3papers/pearls/glossy accents/liquid pearls
crafty creations-now that's cool?
inspiration destination-ATG
DL.ART-ATG
cute card Thursday-water
word art Wednesday-ATG
polka doodle-2or more P.papers(3)
Brown sugar-girly
sister act-ATG
patties creations-make a splash
Di's digi designs-hand coloured image
Robyns fetish-under the sea
crafty friends-use a punch(tonic border punch)
creatalicious-more than one fold
scrappers delights-ATG
not just cards-ATG
crazy challenge-monochromatic
Thanks for dropping by and your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x