Friday, 24 November 2017

Winter Wonderland ~ Traditional Colours

Hi everyone,

Happy shopping today on this Black Friday. Perhaps you enjoy the crowds and excitement of the malls but maybe you are like me and prefer to shop from home on this crazy day, but either way it's a great time to get your Christmas shopping started.

But before I go shopping I have to tell you we have a new challenge starting at

Winter Wonderland Challenge

where our lovely host Helen has chosen the theme

Traditional Christmas Colours (Red & Green) 

We are sponsored by the fabulous Sasayaki Glitter Digital Stamps
who generously supplied the team with some digi's to play with.
I've coloured with Copics " Snowman and Bird"  available here in the shop.

 
Papers are from my stash, die cut my favourite Marianne evergreen
and stamped the tag using LOTV Christmas Sentiment Tags.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Christmas at Sweet Stampin ~ November
Daisy Chain Challenges #14  12.1

Thanks for stopping by today.
hugs,


Wednesday, 22 November 2017

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #372 Inspired by a Song or Movie

Hi everyone,
Hope your week is going well.

Today begins a new challenge at

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #372


with a theme of "Favourite Song or Movie Title"


I've a CAS design for you today.
A pre-coloured stamp from our sponsor called Saucer Head
available here in the shop.   Couldn't resist this fella ...bet you are
singing  Ground Control to Major Tom right now.!!



Borders created with a blue marker pen

 I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by...hope you get a chance to play along with us this week.
hugs,

Monday, 20 November 2017

Bear Hugs

Hi everyone,
I hope you've had a good weekend.  Wet and rainy for part of ours but better than the white stuff.
I can't believe how fast the weeks are going....it will be Christmas before we know it.

Today, I'm happy to show you a card that I made as inspiration for the current challenge now on at  

The Cutie Pie Challenge #117


where the theme is "Bear Hugs"
Nice and easy...we want to see the bears.


There is a great prize up for grabs for one lucky winner too.



Details:
I've coloured with Copics a digital image from Mo's Digital Pencil
Papers are from Graphic 45
Ribbons from my stash
Sentiment created in Word, stamped using LOTV stamp

Thanks for stopping by today.  I hope you get a chance to play along
with us.
hugs,

Friday, 10 November 2017

Thank you @ Fussy and Fancy Friday

Hi everyone,
I'm back with my second card for the week, this time for our new challenge at

Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge #200

hosted by our lovely, talented Theresa

The theme is "Thank You"

I pulled out some old punches and dies to create this card for you today.
I was so pleased on how it turned out and might just play with these
a little more in the future.




Details
Sparkle paper - Michaels
I cut a 6x6 inch square piece of white paper, using Martha Stewart Wild Flowers
punch around the page set to create the border
The butterfly was cut in white and blue then glued  together.
Thank You is a MB die cute  

I would like to enter the following challenges:
A Bit More Time to Craft Challenge #55  11.16
Thanks for stopping by today.
hugs,


Wednesday, 8 November 2017

Gorgeous Gingham at Fab'n'Funky

Hi everyone,
I hope your week is going well.  Today starts a new challenge at

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #370

where our super talented Wends is hosting, choosing the theme
 "Gorgeous Gingham"

We are sponsored by the lovely
who generously supplied us with a few images to play with.  
I've used a sweet image available here.


Paper, flower and ribbon from my stash
Frame is a Marianne Die

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today...hope you can plan along with us this week.
hugs,

Friday, 27 October 2017

Fun Folds at Winter Wonderland

Hi everyone,
Today starts a new challenge at

Winter Wonderland

Where our lovely Lyn has chosen the theme "Fun Folds"

We are sponsored by 

SheepSki Designs 

who have generously supplied the team with some fun digi's to play with.

I've made an easel card using "Snowman Selfie" for my creation today.



Details:
Coloured with Copics
Sentiment - StampinUP
Cheers - MB Die
Filmstrip - Tim Holtz
DP - Michaels

I would like to enter the following challenges:
ABC Christmas Challenge    U for Unlimited  11.01

If you love making Christmas cards and want to get ahead of the
season why not try out for our DT Call going on now for 2018
Check out the blog post here.

Thanks for stopping by today..have a good weekend.
hugs,

Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Christmas at Fab'n'Funky

Hi everyone,
Hope you are all well.  
Today, being the last Wednesday in the month we have a Christmas theme for you at

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #396

hosted by our lovely Jools

Our sponsor is the wonderful 
 
 
Here is my card.


I've used a pre-coloured image from a Pink Gem Topper "Penguin with Lantern"
Embossed the white layer and added dark teal cardstock for contrast.
Evergreen is Marianne Dies, Sentiment from the topper kit

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today. Hope you get a chance to play along with us.
hugs,



Friday, 13 October 2017

Fussy & Fancy Friday Challenge #198 ~ Pretty in Pink

Hi everyone,
Hope you are doing well.
Today starts a new challenge at
where our lovely host Julie has chosen the theme

"Pretty in Pink"

I've used some of my favourite die cuts on today's card.




DP is a soft pink
Spellinder dies
Lace butterfly from my stash
Pearl border - Recollections

I would like to enter the following challenges.
Craft Rocket Challenge #22  
Sisterhood of Crafters  Pink October
Watercooler Wednesdays #140

Thank you for stopping by today.
I hope you get a chance to play along with us this week.
hugs,


Wednesday, 11 October 2017

Halloween Word Art

Hi everyone,
I hope all is well with you and yours.

Today starts a new challenge at

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #367

where our lovely Denise has chosen the theme

Word Art

Our sponsor this week is the fun and fabulous

Bugaboo Stamps

I've coloured Halloween Poem available here in the shop.


Details
Border and pumpkins coloured with Copics
Orange burlap - DCWV
Witch Riding Broom - Frantic Stamper
Ghost - Martha Stewart sticker added to white paper and fussy cut

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for popping by today. Hope you get a chance to play along with us.
hugs,

Monday, 9 October 2017

Think Pink at The Cutie Pie Challenge

Hi everyone,
Today begins a new Challenge at
Where we have the theme of "Think Pink

We are sponsored by the fabulous


 


I have coloured a sweet Di's Digital image that I was fortunate to win on a challenge.
She is called Snuggle Up Izzy and is available here in the Christmas Sale section of the shop
so now is a perfect time to add this cutie to your collection.


Coloured with Copics
The border is Winter Wish Icicles by Joy Craft
Snowflake - Ice Crystals by Joy Craft
Arch - Marianne Designs
Diamond Stickles added to the fur

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today. I hope you get a chance to
play along with us.
hugs,
 

 


Friday, 29 September 2017

Winter Wonderland

Hi everyone,
Time for another challenge at 
where I am the host choosing the theme

"Anything Christmas Goes"

Our sponsor is the wonderful


We were fortunate to have 2 digi's to play with and my choice was
"Christmas Penguins" available here in the shop.


Details:
Gold paper from Michaels clearance
Poinsettia - MB die

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thank you for stopping by.
hugs,
 

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Fall Colours and Fab'n'Funky Challenge

Hi everyone,
I hope you're having a good week.
It's 32 deg. C but feels more like 40 with the humidity here this week.
 Sure doesn't feel like fall but that is the theme I have chosen at
Fab'n'Funky Challenge 364 where I am the host. 
  We would like to see "Fall Colours" ...yellow, rust, orange, green or burgundy on your projects.
 Any combination will work.

We are sponsored by the wonderful DigiStamps4Joy who generously
supplied us with some digi's to play with.  I have two cards for you today.

First is using Fall Owl available here in the shop.


This cutie was coloured with copics.  DP and bits all from my stash

Then I couldn't resist coloured this image using fall colours.
It is called Mandala 4 and is available here in the shop.


I would like to enter both cards in the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today. Check out the challenge blog to see the wonderful
inspiration from my talented team mates.
hugs,
 

Friday, 15 September 2017

Fall Colours at Fussy and Fancy Friday

Hi everyone,

We have a new challenge beginning today at
where I am fortunate to be the host.
I've chosen the theme "Fall Colours"

I coloured with Copics a sweet fall image from Mo's Digital Pencil


DP - G45, ribbon, burlap, flowers and lace from my stash

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Send a Smile 4 Kids Challenge   Cute Fall/Halloween  9.16 

I hope you get a chance to stop by the blog and 
see the wonderful creations my talented team mates have made to inspire you.
hugs,

Monday, 11 September 2017

Celebrating our 6th...

Hi everyone,
Exciting post today as we celebrate our 6th Birthday at


with a theme of "Your Favourite Cute Image

We have four fabulous sponsors this month





I was fortunate to select an image from Paper Nest Dolls
This cutie is called Life Ring Ellie available here in the shop.


Coloured with Copics
Frame, lighthouse - Marianne Dies
Seashells - Whimsy Stamps


Thanks for stopping by today...hope you can play along with us.
Hugs,




Friday, 1 September 2017

Spots / Stripes at Winter Wonderland

Hi everyone,

Hope you had a good week and are looking forward to an even better weekend.

Today starts a new challenge at
hosted by our lovely Cindy who has chosen the theme
"Spots and or Stripes"

We are hosted by the wonderful


Here is my card using Snowman - Candy And Holly digi
generously supplied by our sponsor.





Coloured with Copics,
MB Frostyville Wreath die, MB Christmas Script Die,
SB Happy die and border created using white gel pen

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by,
hugs,