Wednesday 30 October 2013


Good Morning!
A Crafting Afternoon yesterday! We've been lucky regarding the bad weather here in the UK.
Our daughter lives in Sussex and had no electricity on Monday evening when they arrived home..
It's came back on last night!

Now this liitle cutie lives at Lacy Sunshine Stamps and she's called Molly Fishing
I've coloured her with Copics... Tumbled Glass Distress Ink for the sky...Stickles on the Butterfly/Fish  
Papers/Ribbon/Embellishments from stash....Magnolia/MB/Spellbinder/Go Kreate dies used..

Challenges entering....

Lacy Sunshine ~ Anything Goes
Crafty  Sentiments ~ Anything Goes
Die Cuttin Divas ~ Anything Goes
Tip Top Tuesday ~ Seasons {Summer}
Divas by design ~ Use some Orange
QKR Stampede ~ Seeing Orange

Thank you soooo much for calling......

Tuesday 29 October 2013


Good Morning!
Early start today, It's hair cut day for our Bedlington Terrier!
She will look sooooo posh when she comes home lol..

Isn't it a cutie...This one's called Fall Flight
Coloured with Copics...Papers/Ribbon/Twine from stash....
The leaves are Crealie dies and I've punch two holes in the largest leaf to make a button, covered with Glossy Accent and threaded twine through...The little acorns are those Freya and I collected....I've made two small balls of wool and glued them in.

Challenges entering...

Joanna Sheen ~ Button It Up! {2nd Entry}
House-Mouse ~ Anything Goes with Twine
Amusing Challenges ~ Anything Goes {No Digi}
Crazy 4 ~ Absolutely Favourite Stamp. {New Yesterday lol}
Sweet Stampin'   ~ Wood, Trees or Leaves
Artistic Inspirations ~ Fall Colors /Anything Goes
Crafty Boots  ~ Autumn 

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Monday 28 October 2013


Good Morning!
What I should be saying is  Sad Morning!!
Today sees the start of Challenge #86
Today's the last Challenge of 2013 Awhh!!
The Good News is
Tammy's Challenges will be back in 2014!

So for our last Theme  of  2013   ~ Anything Goes
Please come over an join us...We'd LOve to see  you!

This cute little  guy came from Sonia at SK Digi and is called 'Grateful Mouse'  the sentiment is also included!
{Thank You } x

Coloured with Copics....There's Lots of Glossy  Accents on his eyes and the 'cheese chunks'
The cheese in the bottom corner?  is from the main image....made larger and again Glossy Accents...
I've used that new Spellbinder die again ...Papers/Ribbon/Embellishments from stash...

Challenges entering.....

Chocolate,Coffee & Card ~ Bugs and little Critters
Digitally 'Sweet' ~ Anything Goes
Fairy tale ~ Red, Yellow and Orange
Sister Act Card  ~ Anything Goes
Challenges 4 Everybody ~ Anything Goes

Please pop over to Tammy's  and take a peek at what the other DT's have made for the last time this year!...

Thank you sooo much for calling........

Sunday 27 October 2013


Good Afternoon!
A day for Crafting!
Hubby's gone fishing! The forecasts for bad weather.
But, It's okay yet!

This little cutie lives at Mo's Digital Pencil and she's called 'Your Kinda Cute' Coloured her with Copics..
Tumbled Glass Distress Ink for the Sky...There's some little pearls on a few pins....Papers/Ribbon/Embellishments from stash...

Challenges entering...

DP2 ~Mo's Favorite Colour {Yellow}
Hiding in My Craft Room ~ Use a Critters!

Thank you soooo much for calling...

Saturday 26 October 2013


Good Morning!
Here with a large headache today lol....
Out last night with the 'Bowling Girls.'       It was Presentation Night! Not that we had anything to come, but,
it's a lovely  get together for  us all ...

Now this little cutie lives at Sassy Cheryl's  and she's called 'Charlie~~The Wicked Witch of the West

Now I'm not to sure why she's not flying ...It could be that there's not enough stars out yet{Liquid Pearls}
The Moon's not up enough {Gouache ~ Zinc White} or the Bows to BIG!!   The trees could be in the way {Memory Box} or that she's just thinking about it he! he!.....
Anyways, Charlie and her cat have been coloured with Copics.....Papers/Button/Twine from stash......

Challenges entering

Sassy Cheryl's ~ Get your 'Spook' On
Cute Card Thursday ~  Spooktacular
Happy Campers Craft ~ Halloween
Crafts 4 Eternity ~  Happy Halloween
MilkCoffee ~ Costume/Halloween
Allsorts ~ Treemendous
The Crafters' Cafe ~ Spookable 
Crafting for all Seasons ~ Too cute to Spook
Creative Belli ~ Halloween
Patties Creations ~ Orange and Black

Thank you soooo much for calling....

Friday 25 October 2013


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

 The Theme this week is Black/Orange

Sponsored by Broken Box Stock..We all got to choose our own images and I chose
Mermaid Toodle {Digi Stamp} Thank you sooo much x

Colored with Copics...LOts of Glossy Accents on the Bubbles/Beads/Lips...  Black Pearls in more of Freya's  Holiday Shells....Papers/Lace from stash... MB/Spellbinder dies used...

Challenges entering.....

Come and Get It   ~ Animals in Water or Sea Critters + DT Call
Shopping Our Stash ~ Halloween or Orange & Black
Inky Impressions ~ Halloween/Black and Orange
Paper Crafting Journey ~ Anything Goes

Please pop over to Digi Haven and take a peek at the other Guy and Gals DT cards

Thank you soooo much for calling...

Thursday 24 October 2013


Good Afternoon!
What a day I've had! I must have clicked a wrong button somewhere out here in blogland and I ended up following a very unsavoury sight lol  ... I must admit it's taken me soooo long to route them out! I ended up going through most of my list before I found them..
Onto my card....

This little cutie is a stamp from L.O.T.V. and she's called  'It's my Party'   
Colored her with Copics...There's Lots of Glitter here as well!   Paper /Embellishments from stash...The ribbon is a Dark Brown but it seems to look black on the picture! {See not my day}!
Spellbinder/Go Kreate/MB  dies used...X-Cut Butterfly punch.

Challenges entering....

The Ribbon Girl ~  October Challenge....Brown
L.O.T.V. ~ Anything Goes
Party Time Tuesdays  ~ #143 Glitter
Bunny Zoe's Crafts ~ Ribbon
Crafty Little Fairies ~ Anything Goes + DT Call

Thank you soooo much for calling......

Monday 21 October 2013


Good Evening!
Second post of the day!
My SK Digi is underneath....
Update: Hubby found his fishing net, right were he left it...He also stopped on for a couple of hours
and caught two trout! Mmmmmm x

Now this little cutie came from Sassy Cheryl Stamps and he is called 'Stork Delivery Boy '
Coloured with Copics....There's Glossy Accents on their eyes lol...Tumbled Glass Distressed Ink in the sky...The papers are from stash as is the ribbon...I've been knitting again cause here is the Nappy lol..
Covered the buttons with little ducks that I've cross stitched.... Die used was a Spellbinder...

Challenges entering....

Joanna Sheen ~ Button It Up!
Sassy Cheryl's ~ Punches &/ or Dies
Fairies ~ Babies and Stitching Real or Faux 

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Good Morning!
Today I'm  in the Spotlight as Guest Designer at  SKdigis

Here is my card....

I got to choose my own image from Sonia's  at SKdigis Shop and this little cutie is called  'Beach Baby' {Thank You} Yes! I know it's Rainy and Cold here in the UK! But, this images reminds me of the GOrgeous Summer we had that's why the sentiment says Happy Days...I've colored him with Copics..
The 'sandy' papers have been distress with Dried Marigold..Other paper from stash...I LOved the little shells that surrounded him so I enlarged them covered with Glossy Accents and scattered them about in the sand...
Ribbon from stash....Nellie Snellen/Spellbinder  dies used...

Challenges entering.......

Come and Get It ~ Down be the Sea
Inkspirational ~ Anything Goes
My Creative Moments ~ Anything
Jo's Scrap Shack ~ Anything Goes
Sister Act Card ~ Anything Goes
Ladybug Crafts ~ Anything Goes
Stampin' for the Weekend ~ Anything Goes
Challenges 4 Everybody ~ #31 Anything Goes

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Sunday 20 October 2013


Good Afternoon!
A couple of hours on my own, as hubby went fishing yesterday and came home with no fish and no net!
He'd left the net on the bank! Sooo he's 'nipped' back for it which give me time to play!

This little cutie lives at Mo's Digital Pencil and she's called 'Beatrix with Bear' I've coloured them with Copics and cause the little bear is soooo large lol...he leg is hanging over the die! There's Fran-tage on the paper...
Papers are BoBunny 'Prairie Chic' ....Embellishments from stash........Sizzex/MB/Spellbinder/Magnolia dies used...X-Cut Butterfly punch..

Challenges entering.....

Creative Moments ~  Anything Goes use some Lace {Check}
DP2 ~ Make It Vintage

Thank you sooooo much for calling   ........

Wednesday 16 October 2013


Good Afternoon! 
On this cold, wet October day!
It's only 69 days off Christmas! So I'm going to have to get cracking lol...
Last year was easy peasy with being a Christmas DT .One a week was fine..
This year not so easy!

This little cutie lives at Dustin Pike's and is called  'Partridge Oops' ......He looks to be having a hard time lol...
Coloured with Copics...Papers are KaiserCraft 'Merry & Bright Collection and they actually have the Song 'First Day of Christmas' printed on them ....Ribbon from stash...MB/Magnolia/Sizzex/Spellbinder dies used...

Challenges entering....

Holly Jolly ~ A Christmas Carol {On the First Day of Christmas}
 Divas by design ~ Autumn Colours
Crafting Musketeers ~ Christmas in October
Heck of a Challenge ~ Autumn Colours
Kaboodle Doodles ~ Earth Tones or Colors
MarkerPOP ~ Anything Goes with Copics or {ShinHan Markers}
OLLCB ~ Thing with Wings
There She Goes ~ Christmas
Deep Ocean ~ Christmas is just around the corner.
ABC ~ U - Under the Tree {Pear lol}

Thank you sooooo much for calling....

Monday 14 October 2013


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of Challenge #84 over at                                                        

Here is my DT card....

The Theme this week is Fall Colours 
We are sponsored by Eureka Stamps and all got to choose our own digi's
I chose digi 10403 Leaf Ride {Thank You} What a cutie!
I've coloured them with Copics....Papers/Ribbon/Skeleton leaves/Embellishments  from stash.
Spellbinder/Magnolia dies used...Marieanne die for the felt flower  ..

Challenges entering......

Chocolate, Coffee & Cards ~ Autumn  Not Halloween
Creative Knockouts ~ Happy Fall
Challenges and Candies ~ The Colors of Autumn
Heck of a Challenge ~ Autumn Colours
Creative Moments ~ Autumn/Anything Goes.
Lacy Sunshine ~ Fall Colors
PanPastel ~ Fallen Leaves
Stamping Sensations ~ All Creatures Great and Small

Please pop over to Tammy's and check out the other  DT cards..

Thank you sooooo much for calling...

Sunday 13 October 2013


Good Evening!
Been to the Farmers Market today in our Village..
It's always a good day..plenty of people to talk too.
And of course my purse was been out...
Chocolate and Biscuits...Mmmmmm

Now this little cutie lives at Mo's Digital Pencil and she's called What's Cookin'?  it's down as 'The Most Popular' which isn't surprising! Coloured with Copics...Seeing as she's making 'Ginger Biscuits' There's lots of spash's on her top and apron lol...Crackled Accents on the pan/spoon..Glossy Accents on her shoes...I've got a recipe just popping out ...Papers/Embellishments from stash....Go Kreate dies used...

Challenges entering....

Divan by design ~ 3 or more layers
DP2 ~ Something Sweet or Good to Eat
CMC Copic ~ Anything Goes
Rogue Redhead Designs ~ Die Cut Divas

Thank you soooo much for calling...

Saturday 12 October 2013


Good Evening!
Long post tonight!
What do you make your only Granddaughter who wants everything she sees on her Birthday Card.
One weeks it's this?? Next week it's that....
So I made a 'Three in One' card..
And Yes! She was very, very pleased with it.....

 Side 1                                       She loves Superman....So I found this                                                          little guy who came from WOJ and he's                                                  a freebie  called Spider Henry
                                                  Coloured with Copics..Glossy                                                                                Accents on his eyes/chest..

 Side 2                                        She also loves Hello Kitty! This was a                                                     Freebie from the Internet..
                                                   Coloured with Copics...LOts of Glitter on                                                     her wings..The little 'braclet'                                                                        was from some old beads that broke...                          

Finally Side 3                              This little cute came from                                                                            Crissy Armstrong  and is called                                                                                  'Birthday Cow'
                                                   Coloured with Copics...Glossy Accents on                                                     the Balloons/Crackled Accents on Cake.
                                                    All Embellishments from stash.......
                                                    Magnets from Range to hold it together.
                                                    Ribbon through at the top..With which she                                                      swings this card about with lol.

Challenges entering....

Brown Sugar ~ Anything Goes
Patties Creations ~ Ribbon
My Heart Pieces ~ Anything Goes
Penny's Paper~Crafty ~ Anything but Square
The Sisterhood of Crafters ~ Anything Goes

Thank you soooo much for calling....

Friday 11 October 2013


Good Morning!
Phew! Just got back from a few days away at Whitby!
There's a 1940's Weekend this week in Pickering and we saw quite a few people already there
dressed up....... Oh! how styles change over the years...

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

The Theme Halloween 

We are sponsored this week by Dilly Beans
 and we all  got to pick our own images I chose
 Pet Spider Framed {Thank You Megan}

Coloured with Copics...Paper pieced the Spider and image..Some spiders do get dressed up for Halloween lol..It's so that they don't look tooooo Scary!
Glossy Accents on her  good eye....Crackled Accents on her bad...
I used the spider image to make another three and coloured them with Copics!
All spiders have Glossy Accents on their eyes...
Cuttlebug Embossing Folder /Spellbinder dies.....
Papers from stash There's Orange Mirrorboard behind the image.......The netting? It's from our Village bead shop it's really for feeding beads through to make necklaces..but, thought  it would look well  as 'webs' 

Challenges entering.....

4 Krafty Girlz  Anything Goes
An Inky Situation ~ Dress Up {Girl/Spider}
Craftin' Boutique ~ Halloween
Dilly Bean ~ Halloween
Polkadoodles ~ Halloween
Hanna and Friends ~ Halloween
MilkCoffee ~ Spots and Dots
M.A.W.T.T. ~ Spooktastic Times
Paper Crafting Journey ~  Use Halloween Colours
By LORi Designs ~ Black/Orange and White

Take a peek over at Digi Haven at what the Guy and Gals have created

Thank you soooo much for calling....

Sunday 6 October 2013


Good Evening!
I'm just loading this now cause it's Dowton at 9.00p.m. lol..
Must watch it!

Now this little sweetie is a House Mouse stamp....Stamped her then merged her with a digi image from Make it Crafty Coloured with Copics...Papers/Doily/Ribbon/Embellishments all from stash...
The Large Butterfly is a MS punch..The smaller a X-Cut Punch...Marieanne/Magnolia dies also used...

Challenges entering...

Joanna Sheen ~ So Sweet {I think so}
Paper Creator's Crafts ~ Dies or Punches
A Creative Romance ~ Fairytale or Winged Creations {2nd Entry}
Craftitude ~ Anything Goes beginning with S....Summer
Quick Quotes ~ Stamping
Addicted-to-Stamps ~ Create a Scene
Stamping Sensations ~ All Creatures great and small

Thank you soooo much for calling....

Saturday 5 October 2013


Good Afternoon!
Warning!! Long post.......
I though it was time for another Christmas card lol..
So behind this year!
Fabiola....... There's only 80 days left!

Now this little cutie comes from Mo's Digi Pencils and she's called 'Winter Fairy Talva'..I've coloured her with Copics...LOts of Glitter....There's Clear Micro Glass Beads on her head gear...Twinklets Diamond Dust on the Snowball and Wings...Plain Glitter on the pom poms! Stickles Crystal on her petticoat..Phew!
Didn't realize just how many jars of glitter I had lol...There's even Liquid Pearl on her dress! The Snowflake embossing folder is from Cuttlebug..Trees MB die..With more Glitter..
I've made the  moon with a Spellbinder die and used Marieanne Stamp for the sky Santa..Covered the window with  acetate.... Acrylic paint to cover the moon keeping the snow scene going lol...She's walking on Felt Snow..The bell is a Crealies die covered again with Micro Beads...Lace/pins/button  from stash...Do I talk as much as this post is lol...YES!!  Sorry! x

Challenges entering....

Crafting for all Seasons ~ Lace & Pins 
DP2 ~ H is Happiness at Christmas
ABC Christmas ~ T for Transparent
Holly Jolly Christmas ~ No Patterned Paper
Crafts-Too Challenge You  ~ Christmas Festivities Create/Depict a Christmas Scene 
Winter Wonderland ~ Buttons & Bows

Acetate window....

Thank you soooo much for calling...

Friday 4 October 2013


Good Afternoon!
Now I've made this card for a friends Birthday!
She has a little Yorkshire Terrier that goes everywhere with her..
Seeing as I have a Beddlington Terrier that goes nearly everywhere with me..
I though I'd make her a fun card for her Birthday!
And a CAS card at that! Not that it's easy making one..I always itch to put extra's on...

This cute came from Doctor Digi's House of Stamps and it's called 'Salon Deirdery'  Doubled and flipped...
Coloured with Copics.  There's LOts of Glossy Accents on the Dryers and Glasses....Their dresses have been paper pieced..Papers from stash...

Challenges entering....

Divas by design ~ CAS
C.R.A.F.T. ~ Cats/Dogs/Pets/Animals
Hanna and Friends ~ Best Friends
MilkCoffee ~ Paper Piecing & DT call
Pollycraft  ~ Birthday Girls
Anything Goes ~ Out with the Girls
TotallyPaperCrafts ~ Bring Humour to your Creation

Thank you soooo much for calling...