Friday 28 February 2014


Good Morning!
 Their jobs are done! Time to Party!
Best Wishes from Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Dunder and Blitzen  Me thinks I've got it right lol...Rudolph came later! 

Now the Reindeer lives at Elizabeth Dulemba at Colouring Pages and he's a Freebie! I've used this little guy before, but, today I made 8 of them...
Coloured with Copics...Yes! I know they are all kinda sizes, but, so is everything and everybody!...The little guy on the end in usual in the middle of the sleigh lol. but seeing as works finished for this year? He's more photogenic on the end!
Papers and ribbon from stash...

Challenges entering...

Holly Jolly Christmas ~ Reindeers
Dulemba Gallery ~ Thank You Elizabeth..
Christmas Card ~ Anything Goes
Fab 'n' Funky ~ Christmas
The Paper Shelter ~ Animal Magic

Thank you soooo much for calling....

Thursday 27 February 2014


Good Afternoon!
Yikes! I can't believe this is the first card I've posted since last Friday!
Time  goes way to fast! This card was made last week! And I lost it!
It's turned up this morning in my box of Christmas cards lol...I mean for goodness sake..The girls no cardigan on! what's she doing  mixing with all that Snow!

She lives with Cheryl and is called and is in a set called  'A simple bunch of flowers' She's coloured with Copic E's except for the spots on her hat! Even the grass is brown lol...Glossy Accents on her cute eyes..
Paper/Ribbon/Embellishments from stash...Three Spellbinder dies. Magnolia flower die  and a X-Cut Butterfly Punch..

Challenges entering...

Sassy Cheryl's ~ Dies and Punches
Nutcrafters ~ Ribbon and Bling
Penny's Paper-Crafty ~ Guys and Girls or Both
Through the Craftroom Door ~ Anything Goes

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Friday 21 February 2014


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of another Challenge over at Digi Haven.
Today it's all about Bookmarks! so here's mine...

The Challenge Bookmarks.

Prize..... 1 full sheet of images!

We are sponsored this week by Melonheadz 
Who have 'Hand drawn bits of cuteness and love'. We had some lovely bookmarks to chose from and I choose August! Isn't it a cutie... {Thank you}.    Freya has just started to read a little  and even had  this earmarked before it was coloured up lol...
Coloured with Copics..The little 'ABC'  Computer made..Also, coloured with Copics...I've had my little hammer out to make the Eyelets..Hubby said 'He didn't know card making could be so noisy lol..
It's a while since I last made a Bookmark but, must admit I really enjoyed it....Must make more!!!

Challenges entering....

Crafty Girls ~ Anything Goes
Crafting By Designs ~ Anything Goes
MilkCoffee ~ Girly
Through The Craft Room Door~  Anything Goes

Please pop over to Digi Haven and take a peek at the other Creations the Guys and Gals have made.

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Thursday 20 February 2014


Good Morning!
Yep! Another Christmas card lol...
Going to have to start putting them in a box!

 Now this little guy lives at Pairie Fairy Designs and he's called The Boy's are Sliding Set cause there's actually two different digi's..But, I've only used one of them...... twice! Coloured  with Copics...I made a mistake and put Crackle Accent on their glasses..but, they look kinda cute there's frost out here! lol  LOts of Glitter on their hats...Paper printed in Silhouette..MB trees...Lots of felt for Snow!

Challenges entering...

Holly Jolly ~ Snow Much Fun
Christmas Card ~ Trees
The Glory of Christmas ~ Snow
The Crafty Bloggers Network ~ All about the Boys
Created With Love ~ Friends

Thank you sooo much for calling...

Wednesday 19 February 2014


Good Afternoon!
A friend is coming  this Afternoon...
So lot of talking and coffee {cakes as well}
Hubby went fishing!

Now I've had this cute stamp quit a while and this is it's first outing!
Coloured with Copics...The clouds are Dusty Concord..Cause there's a Challenge
over at House Mouse that states certain colours and that's one of the places I'm going with this CAS card...Papers/Ribbon from stash...
Seems funny not putting where the image lives! I've  a drawer full of stamps, but, always seem to use a Digi lol..{Shame really} Cause I LOve using them..It's what got me started into Crafting in the first place..

Challenges entering..

House Mouse ~  Amethyst {Purple and one other Colour}
Love Rubberstamps ~ Use a Funny Sentiment
SweetStamps ~ Anything Goes
Eureka Stamps ~ Animal Friends

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Monday 17 February 2014


Good Evening!
I thought with no school run I would have lots of time? But, no very busy day.
Things always seem to crop up unexpectedly don't they.
Just had time to finish this Christmas card off..
Did you know there are only 310 days left till Christmas!
If you send your cards at the beginning of December? That means there's less that 200 days left. Yikes!! 

Now this little cutie lives with Mo's and is called Kai in the Snow Only thing is, because I 3D the image
I took  all the Snow out! There should  have been little specks on the suit! Coloured with Copics..I didn't put any Glitter on today, thought it look nice as it was...Cuttlebug Embossing Folder...Go Kreate/Spellbinder dies used, and a small punch with no name.

Challenges entering

Christmas Fun ~ Baby's First Christmas
DP2 ~ Love is..... Babies 1st Christmas
CCAYR ~ Blue and White

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Saturday 15 February 2014


Good Afternoon!
Hubbies gone to Football! So time to play....

This young man lives at Kennydownloads.  and he's called Romeo Digi Stamp
I've coloured him with Copics..Papers/Pearls from stash..
Distress round the edges..I always feel as though I should be putting more on a male card...But, I think this Guy can take care of himself lol...

Challenges entering...

KennyK's Krafty Krew ~  Anything Goes with Distressed edges
CMC ~ Anything Goes

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Thursday 13 February 2014


 Good Evening!
Yes! I know it's Valentine's Day tomorrow, but, this is the nearest I will be getting now to making a card with hearts lol..We haven't sent each other a Valentine's card  for decades! {sad I know} but, we did go out for a lovely 3 course meal on Tuesday {happy} to celebrate the day.

Now this little cutie who's just picked the flower? She lives at Sassy Cheryl's and she's out of a trio called
 A Simple Bunch of Flowers I've teamed her up with a Digi from Make it Crafty called Rosey Walk Digi Stamp...Coloured with Copics...There's Glossy Accents on her eye. Distressed Ink for the Sky....Koh-I-Noor pencils for the grass..Papers and embellishments from stash...
The punch it a little unknown thing that lives in a drawer and hasn't seen daylight for a long time! Think I will leave it out and see if I can use it again...

Challenges entering

Sassy Cheryl's ~ All about Hearts
Whoopsi Daisy ~ Include a Sentiment
Crafty Ribbons ~ Ribbon and Bows

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Tuesday 11 February 2014


Good Morning!

Today I'm GDT over at Holly Jolly Christmas    Yippee!!

I was lucky enough to win last week and Cindy asked  if I would like a GDT spot.. Yes!  please...
I didn't have to pick this week, but, you know how I LOve Christmas cards..So here I am..

Theme ... Card For a Child

They are sponsored this week by  The Stamping Boutique and I got to chose my own Digi...
I chose #525 Snowman-Bring it on!! {thank you}What a cutie he is....Coloured with Copics..There's Lots and lots of Glitter too. I've 3D his scarf, and another Robin flew in to help..hence he's sitting on the sentiment lol.. waiting his turn!  ....Papers/Ribbon/Embellishments from stash..   Marieanne dies used..

Challenges entering...

Christmas Fun ~ Christmas Cuties
Inky Chicks ~  A Cute Animal Stamp
Doodle Pantry Digital DPDC43 ~ Any Digi Goes
Scribble Designs  ~ Sparkle it Up

Thank you sooooo much for calling..

Please pop over to Holly Jolly Christmas to take a peek at the other DT's creations...

Thank you Cindy for having me this week, thoroughly enjoyed myself...

Saturday 8 February 2014


Good Morning!
I'm sitting here on a new swivel chair this morning!  Bliss...
We go it from IKEA earlier this week , and hubby put it together for me! Okay I know it's only a chair lol..but, my other kept loosing one of its wheels, so I had to be careful how I sat..never fallen off,  but, had a few scares...I'd got so used to how bad it was. It will take me a while to get used to this one.

Another Christmas card to add to my little stash.. This 'tag' image came from Bugaboo Digi Stamps and it called Tag - Santas Reindeer Just printed it out and cut round! Nice and easy lol.   Papers/Pearls from stash...Woodware Snowflake punch...Spellbinder die..

Challenges entering...

Holly Jolly Christmas ~ Christmas Tag
Craftyhazelnut's Extra ~ Anything Christmas
Crimbo Crackers ~ Christmas Happiness
Craftyhazelnut's ~ Die cut or Punched shape

Thank you soooo much for calling....

Friday 7 February 2014


Good Evening!
Second post today!
Needed to sit down tonight, so I did a bit of Crafting!
Feel as though I've been 'through the wringer' today lol..
Went to Huddersfield to Indoor Bowling! to start getting ready for the Season..
Exercise for today over!
and Yes! I did use my Hoola Hoop this morning.... 

Now this little cutie was a Freebie! I'm a stalker  follower on Facebook of
 From the Heart Digital Art Stamps so I got this for free! Thank you Faith... He's called French Mustache Birdbrain  Now how goods that!  I did buy a couple of stamps last week and entered another of their Challenges, and was sent a Dollar to spend in the shop! Better still lol...
This is the Sketch I followed with the card.....

I coloured him with Copics..3D as well..The card has now gone..and as I write this I've noticed I didn't put
him standing on any grass! Poor little chap {sigh} Papers from stash...Magnolia die used...The image did come with a Sentiment, but, I used a Computer one instead...

Challenges entering...

i {heart} sketch No 52
Creative Corner ~ Seeing Red
Patties Creations ~ Use the colour Red in your image
TotallyPaperCrafts ~ Hey Cutie!
Delightful Challenges ~ Anything Goes
Seize the Birthday ~ Chervons and Birthdays
Crafty Creations ~ For the Birds

Thank you soooo much for calling....
I'm off to make another Christmas card now to get in front....


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

The Challenge Love/Valentine/Cherish/Adore
Prize - $12 voucher.

We are sponsored  by A Day For Daisies
So many pretty, pretty images to choose from...In the end I chose Beautiful Mother
Thank you so much Tammy.
I've coloured them with Copics..3D 'Mother's Bodice'  Papers/Ribbon/Doily/Lace  from stash...Magnolia/Cuttlebug dies used...

Challenges entering...

Cute Card Thursday ~ Lots of Love
Digistamps4Joy ~ Hearts
Inky Impressions ~ Someone Special
Crafty Ribbons ~ Anything Goes with Ribbon
Divas by design ~ Die cuts
Penny's Paper-Crafty ~ Something Old  and Something New {Old Ribbon/New Lace}

Please pop over to Digi Haven and take a peek at what the Guys and Gals have created this week.

Thank you soooo much for calling....

Tuesday 4 February 2014


Good Morning!
Going out today with a friend for coffee....Maybe, just maybe a cake as well..
but, before I go I've gotta tell you I've found a new digi shop last week  ..Then ended up buying three!

The Shop Owner is called Mitzi and her site it called Aurora Wings
This sweetie  is  Icy Snow Queen  I've coloured her with Copics...Papers/Embellishments from stash..
I wondered whether to put any glitter on..but, decided against....I thought  it could be used for any occasion, so I will leave it open...

Challenges entering...

CMC ~ Girls just want to have Fun
Stamping Sensations ~ Wings, Fantasy and Fiction
ABC  ~ E for Embellishments
Creatalicious ~ Turquoise Winter
The Tiny Fairy Tales ~ Snow Queen

Thank you soooo much for calling....

Update: I Did eat cake lol...
I've had to call back in cause I'd entered a DT call instead of a Challenge!

Sunday 2 February 2014


Good Afternoon!
Two cards in one day.
Now this has not happened for a looooong time lol..
and just when you thought I had started making sweet little girly images? Like the post below.
This little guy turns up! he! he!

This little cutie lives at From the Heart Digital Stamps and is called Birthday Candle Birdbrain
I got him yesterday! cause I spent over $10. in the shop, he came to me for free. Had a few different sentiments with him too..How goods that!
Coloured with Copics. Distress Ink Milled Lavender for the Sky.  I've been hand sewing again. Papers from stash...
Spellbinder dies used...I've followed a sketch that's why there's no ribbon/pearls on..

Challenges entering....

{PIN}spirational #92~ Photo
From the Heart Stamps~ Progressive Challenge
MAWTT ~ Birthday Boy
Brown Sugar ~ #79 Feathers
Craftitude ~ I see Fluffy 

Thank you soooo much for calling


Good Morning!
Update: Just to let you know, I'm still using my Hola Hoop.
I can actually manage 60 twirls now without it falling to the ground..
.Grandsons speechless ..Well worth getting if only for the fun element.
Onto my card.  Today's title came from our Granddaughter Freya!
That's what she said when she saw this card....

Now this little cutie lives at Sassy Cheryl's and it's part of a set called 'Avery is Thankful'
I've coloured her with Copics...Papers/Ribbon/Embellishments  from stash...The large Oval dies are Go-Kreate/ Magnolia/Spellbinder ....X-Punch Butterflies.

Challenges entering.

Sassy Cheryl's ~ Don't be Square
Pattie's Creations ~ For the little Girls.
Penny's Paper-Crafty ~ Spots and Dots {Paper/Ribbon}
The Crafter's Cafe ~ Ribbon and or/Lace
Crafting for all Seasons ~ For the Girls

Thank you soooo much for calling....

Saturday 1 February 2014


Good Afternoon!
Boy! It's been over a WEEK since I last posted a card..
But, Today sees the first day of the Month..
and I'm going to get better.. And what way to start but a Christmas Card! {I know Groan}
I'm really trying to push the boat out this year with them..Last year I didn't make as many
as I would have liked! What a rush it was..And there's lots of Christmas Challenges out here so no excuses.

Now these little cuties live at Bugaboo and their called Winter Bird Trio 
Coloured the image and sentimement with Copics..There's Glossy Accents on the noses and two of the baubles..One bauble
as Crackled Accents on cause it's getting all the frost lol..Lots of Glitter on their hats! Papers/Ribbon from stash..A wooden no named stamp for the 'Snow' on the sentiment...Spellbinder die and Stars made with my New Christmas Toy! a Silhouette Whooooo!!!! Think I might like Love it when I know how to use it!

Challenges entering....

Holly Jolly Christmas ~ Silver & Blue Only
Die Cuttin Divas ~ Winter Fun
Sentimental Sundays ~ Lovey Dovey {Cause It's Cold}
Sparkles Christmas ~ Anything Goes
Clear it Out ~ Singing the Blue
Catch The Bug ~ Anything Goes

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