Friday, 24 April 2015

Wedding Season

Morning everyone and hope you are all enjoying this beautiful weather.We have a new challenge at Simply Papercrafts which is Freestyle/Lots of layers and our sponsors are Sassy Studio and ADFD whose beautiful image I used-"I Do" coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,B.papers-Harmony from 7 Gypsies,Tonic border punch,pearls and brad from stash,pearl flourishes from "Flourish With A Bling" and I used my favourite upright Z fold card.
challenges-
Lacy Sunshine-shabby chic/vintage/steampunk
ooh-la-la-lots of layers
craft your passion-ATG
love to scrap-ATG
not just cards-ATG
craetive card crew-sentiments
the paper shelter-it's a celebration
creative moments-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafting for all seasons-milestone celebrations/wedding?
inspiration destination-ATG
Fairytale challenge-now or never
polka doodle-anything but square
Brown sugar-ATG
crafts4eternity-ATG
creative corner-wedding bells

Thank you for dropping by and your comments are much appreciated-hope you can join us in the challenge
Carol x x



Wednesday, 22 April 2015

Rose Tattoo

Morning everyone and we have a new challenge at Create and Inspire which is "Add Some Flowers" how easy is that lol.We are sponsored by Enchanted Studio and I used the beautiful image Rose Tattoo coloured with promarkerscardstock from Papermill Direct,B.papers Tattered lace craft mag freebie,ribbon and pearls from stash,and a selection of die-cuts.
challenges-
sassy studio-have it your way/black and white
as you like it-markers or distress/distress to edge papers and markers to colour
Friday sketch-sketch
crafty catz-it's a girl thing
creative fingers-ATG
chocolate coffee cards-use a die-cut
addicted to stamps-girly but no pink
corrosive challenges-floral frenzy
OSAAT-ATG/Mothers/girls
Pan pastel-ATG
ooh-la-la-lots of layers
craft your passion-ATG
TTCRD-ATG
whimsy inspires-colour an image
The sisters of craft-ATG
Thank you for dropping by and your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Monday, 20 April 2015

Colour Challenge

Morning and I would like to welcome my latest follower Bonnie,and today starts a new challenge at Get Creative Challenges-which is "Use Colours"/Pink/Purple and Green.We are sponsored by Lacy Sunshine and I used the beautiful image "Foxglove Enchantress" coloured with promarkers and TH Distress Glitter Clear rock candy,papers/liquid pearls/ribbon from stash.
challenges-
stamp with Sarah Kay-fave colours/purple/green
Pennys challenges-one for the girls
word art Wednesday-ATG
sassy studio-have it your way/purple/green-------WINNER
crafty catz-it's a girl thing
crafts galore-make a card
scribbles designs-Spring
whimsy inspires-colour an image
cupcake inspiration-colour challenge
corrosive challenges-floral fantasy
Lacy sunshine-shabby chic/steampunk/vintage
ooh-la-la-creations-lots of layers
thank you for dropping by and your comments are much appreciated
Carol x

Wednesday, 15 April 2015

Crafty Girlz Returns

Fiona along with tean leader Sue have re-opened "Crafty Girlz" challenges after been closed for about a year so was delighted when Fiona invited all the DT back-hope you will return and support us once again.We are sponsored by Rosey Hearts,ADFD and Lacy Sunshine whose image I chose-"Emily Rain Showers" coloured with promarkers and added glossy accents on raindrops,papers from Docrafts papermania,cardstock from Papermill Direct,I stamped and embossed the Dawm Bibby flowers stamps then cut them out and layered,pearls from stash.
challenges-
cute card Thursday-Bonny blues
the sisterhood of crafters-April showers
crafty catz-2 or more P.papers
creative fingers-ATG
left of center-spots and/or stripes
addicted- to stamps-girly but no pink
scribble and scrap-ATG
incy wincy-embossing/embossed stamped flowers
ooh-la-la-at least 5 layers
craft your passion-ATG
papertake weekly-words
crafty sentiments-ATG
top tip Tuesday- 3 of something/clouds/flowers
digi choosday-pearls/gems
everybody art-pearls
crafting by designs-ATG
paper creator-flowers
crafty calendar-add a sentiment
eclectic ellapu-April showers
fan-tastic Tuesday-ATG/pearls
crafty creations-seeing spots
word art Wednesday-ATG
Do hope you will come and join our challenge and check out the DT cards and blogs
Thank you for dropping by and any comments are much appreciated
Carol x

Father Son Fun

Morning everyone my first card today is for a GDT spot at Inky Impressions and the challenge is "Use Kraft".the image I chose is "Father Son-Fun" coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,paper,twine and hessian from stash,sentiments stamps are from Crafters Companion and Sheena Douglas,the tags are recycled from packaging.Keeping post short as having computer problems and don't want to push my luck.
challenges--
creative fingers-ATG
catch the bug-earth day recycle/tags
Robyns fetish-bakers twine-------------TOP PICK
ooh-la-la-at least 5 layers
craft your passion-ATG
papertake weekly-words
crafty sentiments-ATG
TTCRD-ATG
passion for promarkers-Tag you're it
crafty calendar-add a sentiment
country view-use kraft card
cutie pie-all about the boys
word art Wednesday-ATG
the paper shelter-one for the boys
fab'n'funky-masculine
Thank you for dropping by and your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Monday, 13 April 2015

Hang in There

Morning again and my second DT card is for Crafting From The Heart whose challenge is ATG everyones favourite.We are sponsored by Karleigh Sue and I used the image "You make it look easy" coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,B.paper ,Craftwork Cards,sentiment from Visible Images,handprint is a wooden stamp with no name sorry and I doodled round the edges.
challenges-
creative craft cottage-use die-cuts
papertake weekly-ATG
digi choosday-die-cuts
Fan-tastic Tuesday-ATG/die-cut or punch
I love promarkers-ink it up
Pennys challenges-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
fab'n'nfunky-bingo/sentiment/digi/die-cuts
4 crafty chicks-die-cuts
creative fingers-ATG
pile it on-fancy frame
scribble and scrap-ATG
ooh-la-la-at least 5-layers
Natalie and Amy-frame it
Thanks for dropping by and all your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Spring or not???

Morning everyone I have two cards to post today my first DT card is for Artistic Inspirations whose challenge is ATG with a twist of Spring which should be pretty easy this time of year although yesterday was more like Winter-freezing cold/windy and raining.Our sponsor is The East Wind and I used the beautiful image "Aurora Spring Butterfly",coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,B.paper from Docrafts Parisienne Blus,liquid pearls/dies/brad and ribbon from stash,and I made my favourite uprightZ-fold card.Tonic border punch also used.
challenges-
creative craft cottage-use die-cuts
papertake weekly-ATG
digi choosday-use a die
fan-tastic Tuesday-use a die-cut/punch
stampavie or more-favourite colours-blue
crafty creations-ATG
lil red wagon-Spring
I love promarkers-ink it up----------------WINNER
Pennys challenges-ATG
crafters cafe blog-shaped card
inky impressions-Spring
word art Wednesday-ATG
reasonable ribbon-things with wings and ribbon
cute card Thursday-bonny blues
pink gem-Spring
addicted to stamps-girly but no pink
ribbon girl-any image+ ribbon
sentimental Sunday-no sentiment
scribble and scrap-ATG
memas crafts-ATG/dies/punch
crafts galore-make a card
great impressions-Spring
crop stop-ribbon used

Hope you can find the time to join us and thank you for dropping by
all your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x