Thursday 30 May 2013


Good Evening!
I've decided to make a Christmas Card today lol...
And a Step Card to boot! 
{Cause Miz Ann over at Sassy Cheryl's wants to see one this week}
and seeing how I  enter their Challenges...Here it is.....

Now these two cutie images came from Sassy Cheryl's Digi's
Mrs Claus and Fat Round Snowman!..I've coloured them both with Copics...LOts of Glitter on the Wings.......Papers/Acetate/Ribbon from stash..The trees/ fence have been covered with Diamond Dust! I've had this 'dust' a veeeery long time and never used it cause, when it first arrived I opened it to take a peek and putting the lid back on a tiny piece stuck in my finger! and it bled!! Bo Ho!   Thought it was to dangerous for me! lol...Should have an over 21 sign with it! he! he!    The trees  Dee's Distinctively dies...The star Sizzix die with a Marianne rubber stamp running through.

Side view..I've paper-pieced Mrs Claus's 'trousers' lol..cause she's that busy getting ready for him coming home! She hasn't had the time to get dressed!...MB/Magnolia die on the first panel...Distressed all edges with Crackle paint...

Challenges entering...

Sassy Cheryls' ~Step Card {Check}
Perfect Sentiments ~ Make them laugh
ABC Christmas ~K for Keep it Safe
Nutcrafters ~ Mono
Craftyhazelnut's ~ Show some White a little or a LOt

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Monday 27 May 2013


Good Morning...
Today sees the start of another Challenge #64 over at Tammy's Scrapin Corner
Here is my DT card....

The Challenge ~ Anything Goes Using Vintage

We are sponsored this  week by A Day for Daisies 
We all got to chose our own Digi...I chose                                         Vintage Grasshopper Thank You Tammy x Such a cutie!
I've coloured him with Copics..    Papers/Lace/Ribbon/Embellishments from stash...I made the little 'photo frame' using a cake mould/Air drying Clay..which holds a photo of his girl! Awhh! how sweet's that lol... The tickets a  rubber stamp from Whimsy Stamps..With a computer sentiment. Magnolia die used..

Challenges entering

A Day for Daisies ~ Anything Goes
Fussy & Fancy Friday ~ Pearl and Lace
Whimsy Stamps ~ Anything Goes
Sister Act Card ~  #8 Anything Goes
Cute Card Thursday ~ Tie it Up
4CCC #143 ~ Critters
It's all about the Vintage ~ #44 Spring Romance
Songbird ~ All creatures Great and small.
Di's Digi Designs  ~ Winged Things
Fitztown ~ Anything Goes {It's their 1st Challenge }

Please take a peek at the GORgeous cards the  other DT's have made over at Tammy's for our Vintage week!

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Saturday 25 May 2013


Good Evening!
What a FABulous day today turned out to be...We've been to the Carnival to watch Freya in the parade and then she's been dancing in the park.....No coats...Wonderful....Now I'm making cards! Hubby is watching Football on the I have recorded what I want to watch..

This grumpy man is called Dishcloth Dave  and he lives at Dr. Digi's House of Stamps the reason for the sentiment? That's what hubby always says lol...
Coloured Dave with Copics...Eyes have Glossy Accents ..Papers/Ribbon from stash...

Challenges entering..

QKR Stampede ~ One for the Boys
Dilly Beans ~ Dots {Ribbon}

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Friday 24 May 2013


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of another Challenge at Digi Haven.
Here is my DT card...

We are sponsored this week by Floppy Lattes Digital Designs
The Challenge....  Butterflies
The Prize ......  $10 gift cert.....$12 if using a Floppy Lattes Digi..
We all got to choose our own digi ...I chose one out of Butterfly Dreams 4 Pack...{Thank You}
Coloured them with Copics.... Lots of Glitter round the edges and then covered completely with  Glossy Accents...So they really are quite sturdy..
Papers/Ribbon/Pearls from stash...Spellbinder/Kreate dies used...

Challenges entering...

Dutch Dare Card ~ Flutterby Butterfly
Sarah Hurley ~ #80 Shades of Blue
Crafts and Me ~ Lots of Layers
Stamp n doodle ~ Feeling Blue!!!
Creative Moments ~ Circles.....3
Penny's Paper-Crafty ~ Circles ...3

Please pop over to Digi Haven to see what GORgeous card the other Guy and Gals have made..

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Wednesday 22 May 2013


Good Evening!
Been in the garden most of the afternoon, it's been lovely the soils wet and the weeds come out without any bother lol..Still to cold though for the bedding plants go in will wait until the end of May { Won't we Susan!}

Now this little cutie came from Sassy Cheryl's Digi and she's called 'Just be Yourself'
 ...I went in the drawer for something like you do and found my Distress Inks sat there..So out they came and I've coloured my image with them for a change..Papers/Embellishments from stash...Miz Judy over at Sassy Cheryl's wants Stitching {Real or Faux} this week soooo there's stitching round the ring and down the border..Hubby wants a button sewing on now! The things I have to do!!  MB clouds have Crackled Paint on..Magnolia/Spellbinder dies used too.

Challenges entering...

Sassy Cheryl's ~ Stitch Away!
Perfect Sentiments ~ Anything Goes {with a sentiment}
QKR Stampede ~ Children's card.
Love to Create ~ Something for the Kids

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Monday 20 May 2013


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of Challenge #63 over at                                      Tammy's Scrapin Corner.
Here is my DT card...

We are sponsored this week by Eureka Stamps and Delicious Doodles.
The Challenge ~ Pink & Girlie with Sparkle!

I chose digi 24405 Dorkey Bird. from Eureka Stamps{Thank You} I do get such a choice being a DT for Tammy..
 As soon as I saw this  image..I LOved that expression lol..
I've coloured her with Copics.... Liquid pearls on her necklace..There's splashes of Pink Frantage all around. .....Papers/Ribbon/Net/Pearls from stash...Our grand-daughter has these pink beads in a little box! and she kindly parted with 6 lol...ideal to string over the mirror! ..Kreate/Spellbinder dies also used...

Challenges entering...

Di's Digis Design ~ Show us your bling
Crafting for All Seasons ~ Think Pink
Dream Valley ~ Animals
Lacy Sunshine ~ Anything but a Square
NMWC ~ Things with Wings
Wags'n'Whiskers ~ Anything Goes
ABC ~ N for Not Just One
The Stamping Chief ~ Animal Love
CMC Copic ~ Anything Goes
Forever Friends ~ Anything Goes
One Stop Craft ~ #229 Anything Goes

Please pop over and take a look at the other DT cards.
Thank you soooo much for calling.

Sunday 19 May 2013


Good Afternoon!
 What a FABulous day it is today!
I've managed to do some gardening and make a card! We'r off to our Son's now for a meal!
Sooo no cooking, and as they live close by we can walk, which means  I get to have a drink as well lol...Cause somehow it always, always, seems to be my turn!

I came in the top 3 this week at Dilly Beans, and although I have some of their digis through DT Challenges I thought it would be nice to buy one! and here she is....
She's called #339 Amalia & Crinkles
Coloured with Copics...3 Dimensioned her hat..Papers/Ribbon/Embellishments from stash..
The two flowers are also, cut  from Amailia's hat coloured with Copics..Kreate/Spellbinders/Magnolia dies used..

Challenges entering...

Dilly Beans ~ Anything Goes with a Dilly Beans Image.
The Ribbon Girl ~ May colour Challenge
Simon Says Stamp ~ Flower Power
Divas by design ~ Shaped cards
Everybody Art #236 ~ Purple

Thank you soooo much for calling....

Wednesday 15 May 2013


Good Evening!
We've had sunshine and showers today!
I've been one wet gal bowling, this kinda weather is noooo good for me lol...

This cutie came from Sassy Cheryl's Stamps she's called 'Avery finds her prince'.
Coloured with Copics... Ribbon/Papers/Pearls came from stash...Now over at Sassy  Cheryl's Blog  the Challenge is Lace & Handmade flowers! Now when a girl hasn't got a lot of lace...She has to improvise! I found the smallest piece lol..Soooo made it into a butterfly! Flowers are Kreaxions die coloured with Spun Sugar distress inks.. Sentiment computer..Kreate/Spellbinder dies...

Challenges entering

Sassy Cheryl's ~ Lace & Handmade flowers  {Check}
Cutting & Stampin ~ Shaped card
Through the Craftroom Door ~ Anything Goes
Party Time Tuesday ~ Shaped card

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Monday 13 May 2013


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of Challenge #62 over at Tammy's Scrapin Corner
Here is my DT card...

The Challenge this week is Ribbon & Lace
We are sponsored by SK Digi's and A Day for Daises ...
So many to chose from...I chose Valentine Glasses from SK Digi's {Thank you}

Okay! I know they are Valentine Glasses, but, they can be used for any occasion.

I used the image inside the card as well.....

Close up of the Ribbon/Lace.. 

Papers/Buttons/Pearls from stash...The ribbon/ lace and key came from The Ribbon Girl.
Coloured with Copics..... There's Lots of Glossy Accents on the Champagne glasses...and distress ink round them..
Spellbinder dies used..

Polkadoodles ~ Anniversaries
Dutch Dare Card ~ Ribbon & Lace
Happy Campers ~ Use Lace
MilkCoffe ~ Shabby Chic/Vintage
Crafts and Me ~ #132 Lace
Dilly Beans ~ Celebrations

Saturday 11 May 2013


Good Morning!
Well I really enjoyed our Summer!
I got all my linen trousers out........Now they are all washed, ironed and put away ..
It's Cold and Wet again....Even my boots are back in circulation lol.

This little sweetie  came from Sassy Cheryl's Stamps
I've coloured her with Copics....3D her face/hair. ...Papers/Ribbon/Pearls from stash..
Sizzix butterflies with Liquid Pearls ...Magnolia tags and fence..The flowers are an EK Success punch..Kreate/Spellbinder dies used...

Challenges entering...

Sassy Cheryl's  ~ Girls Rule!
Anything Goes ~ Shaped but not Square
As You Like It ~ Favourite Die/Punch...{Go Kreate die/Ek Success Punch} today only lol...
3 Girl JAM ~ Use a Digi W/Ribbon

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Friday 10 May 2013


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of another Challenge over at Digi Haven.
Here is my DT card.....

We are sponsored this week by My Grafico~ Art & Craft Store  This GORgeous daffodil comes from the Fancy Flowers Set..  Thank You x

The Challenge.... Mother's Day or Floral
The Prize 1 Digital Stamp Set......

I chose just the one Daffodil head...Then made five of them!   All the same Coloured with Copics ......Papers/Ribbon/Pearls from stash...Paper edges distressed..Spellbinder/Memory Box/Magnolia dies used..

Challenges entering..

Crafy Ribbons ~ No Design {er} Papers
Creative Belli ~ #169 Mother's Day
Digistamps 4 Joy ~ Women are Special
Word Art Wednesday ~ Anything Goes
Whoopsi Daisy ~ Mother's Day or a Special Lady
One Crazy Stamper May ~ Flowers
My Craft Spot #96 ~ For Mom

Please take a look at the other Guy and Gals DT cards.

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