Friday, 18 April 2014

New baby card

Welcome to my new follower LIS.What a week I got a sample card and decorated MDF heart for Tattered Lace shown on Ideal World for TPOTD,and also have a card in tne latest Docrafts magazine:).My baby card today was made for my DIL friend who has just had a little by.B.paperis New Arrivals by Forever Friends,my favourite (at the moment)square dies from marianne Creatables,congratulations new die from Tattered lace liquid pearls and buttons from stash,cardstock from Papermill Direct and silver embossed footprints stamp from Hero Artsall layers on 3-D foam pads seeing as it wasn't going through the post.

Thursday, 17 April 2014

Bubble Gum Sassy

Morning everyone hope you are all well.Today starts a new challenge at Crafty Girls which is all time favourite ---ATG--easy peasy or what!Our sponsors are Di's Digis and Sassy Studios whose image "Bubble Gum Sassy" I have used coloured with promarkers,and added glossy accents,B.papers are all oddments from stash,precious hearts die and ribbon from stash.
Marks finest papers-The letter T(teenager)
open-mindedcrafting-pastel colours/Easter
corrosive challenge-pretty pastels
lacy sunshine-make it feminine
fan-tastic Tuesday-pastel colours
Pennys challenges-ice-cream colours(pistachio/mint)
word art Wednesday-ATG
creative inspirations-lots of layers
Hope you find the time to join us and check out the DT cards and blogs
Thank you for any comments you wish to leave-they are much appreciated
Carol xx

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Cute Easter

I bought some of the new pro-coloured toppers from Hobby House and this card was made with one of the Wee Bunnies-Wee Stamps by Sylvia Zet.I added a couple of dies,B.paper-Botanicals from Craftwork Cards,liquid pearls from stash and added glossy accents to the bow round egg.
stamp with sarah kay-Easter
lil red wagon-Easter
cute card Thursday-Easter
delicious doodles-Easter
QKR stampede-Easter----------------------------TOP5
crafty catz-animals
totally papercrafts-Easter
creative corner-let it hop
A creative romance-eggcellent Spring
open-minded challenge-Easter
eclectic ellapu-Easter
red carpet studio-hop
card mania-Easter
whoopsi daisy-Easter
craft your passion-bunnies/eggs/chicks
eureka stamps-Happy Easter
papertake weekly-Easter
hobbybook designer-Easter
inky impressions-Easter

Thanks for dropping by and will catch up with you all later
see you tomorrow
Carol xx

Tattered Lace-Samples

These are a couple of samples made with the new Tattered Lace Dies using some of the new Dies.Using the new Basket and flower and floral bough dies-
Church and congratulations dies silver embossed and all cardstock from papermill direct.
I also coloured an MDF heart with promarkers added a couple of dies and liquid pearls.

Thanks for looking
carol x

Monday, 14 April 2014

Vintage Beauty 1

This is my second post today for Crafting From the Heart and the challenge is ATG/Use Yellow so easy at this time of the year at least lol.Sponsoring us this week are Eureka stamps and Scribble And scrap whose beautiful image Vintage Beauty 1 I chose -coloured with promarkers,B.papers are Fabrications from Teresa Collins,Rosebud flourish signature die from Joanna Sheen and added dewdrops from stash.
papertake weekly-Spring
Fan-tastic Tuesday-ATG
divas by design-Spring/Easter
Pennys challenges-flower power
creative moments-ATG/girly
crafters cafe-Spring
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafty hands-ATG
pink gem-Spring
catch the bug-Spring
ladybug crafts-Spring
whimsy inspires-ATG
OSAAT-Use a digi
corrosive challenges-pretty pastels
pan pastel-pretty shabby chic
lacy sunshine-make it feminine
scribble and scrap-ATG
crazy challenge-Spring

Thanks for dropping by and hope you find the time to join us this week
carol xx

Aurora Wings

Morning everyone and hope you are all well this Monday morning -this is my first post of two today.The new challenge at Artistic Inspirations is ATG/Monochrome with the sponsor Aurora Wings who has some spectacular images.I chose the beautiful image Flower Ballerina,coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,B.papers Parisienne Blue from Papermania,a layer of spiders web and liquid pearls from stash,I decided to keep the card pretty much CAS so as not to distract from the beautiful image and papers.
crafts galore encore-crafting with colour(fave colour blue)
whimsy inspires-ATG
fan-tastic Tuesday-ATG
creative moments-ATG/Girly
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafty hands-ATG
sister act-ATG
pile it on-use mesh or tulle
OSAAT-use a digi
lacy sunshine-make it feminine
scribble and scrap-ATG
aurora wings-ATG
incy wincy-CAS
Bunny Zoes-monochrome

Thanks for stopping by and check out the DT cards and blogs for some great inspiration
carol xx

Sunday, 13 April 2014


Sunday morning means a new challenge at 613 Avenue Create and the challene is ATG/Reuse/Recycle, to celebrate Earth Day which is the 22nd April.Our sponsors are Fred she said,and Jellypark whose image Champagne 50 I have used,coloured with promarkers and cut out.B.paper is Christmas collection from Kaisercraft.Martha stewart border punch and Spellbinders die,and Tattered lace Congratulations die,liquid pearls from stash,cardstock from Papermill Direct,and reycled ribbon from packaging.
scribble and scrap-ATG
pan pastel-pretty shabby chic
OSAAT-use a digi
corrosive challenges-pretty pastels
addicted-to-stamps-fancy folds
cutie pie-cute/dies/punches
eureka stamps-ribbon and bows
paper pretties-punches
hobbybook designer-2 or more dies
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafty hands-ATG
crafty bloggers-die-cuts or embossing
memas crafts-ATG
stamping sensations-dies and/or punches
whimsy inspires-ATG
Today is also my hubbys 65th birthday-officially a pensioner lol that will give him something else to moan about !
Holly-Ann opening one of her birthday presents and still looks unwell after her bout of scarlet fever.

Thanks for dropping by and hope you can join us this week--see you tomorrow
carol xx