Friday 27 June 2014


Good Morning!
 From 'Life's a Beach'
Well it is over at Digi Haven There's a new Challenge and this is my  DT creation !

 The Challenge is 'Life's a Beach'
The Sponsor   Bugaboo Stamps
The Prize 7 images.. Whoooo!!

We all got to choose our own Digi and I chose Beach Duck {Thank You so much}
Just look at the Guy! Chilling out with a cool drink on a hot sunny day..... Coloured with Copics..There's Stickles on that drink..Papers/Ribbon/Embellishments from stash... Another shell kindly donated from Freya on the ribbon....I've used Aida to make the towel..A duck can't have a towel with ducks on he's got a 'little people' one instead...Spellbinder dies used..

Challenges entering....

Crafty Sentiments Design ~  Summer/or Summer colours
Lexi's Creatons ~ At the Beach
Whoopsi Daisy ~ Summer is Here
Crafting By Designs ~ Here comes Summer!
Crafting for all Seasons ~ Whatever the Weather
Hambo Hoedown ~ Summer
Through The Purple Haze ~ Use something from Nature {Shell on ribbon}

Thank you sooo much for calling.....

Thursday 26 June 2014


Good Evening!
Yes  I know we're having nice weather in the UK...But, there's only 181 days left until  Christmas! So I've made another card to add to my small stash.......Don't want to be caught out in November lol..

A Molly Bloom stamp! I've had it a couple of years now  and still one of my favourites..Coloured with Copics...There's lots of glitter too. Papers/Ribbon/Embellishments from stash..Spellbinder die and Woodware Snowflake punch.

Challenges entering

Holly Jolly Christmas ~ Lots of Sparkle
ABC Christmas ~ M is for Mail
Merry Monday Christmas ~ Sparkle, Shimmer or Shine
Craftyhazelnut's Extra for June  ~ Anything Goes
Sparkles Christmas ~ Favorite Colour Combo {Red/White}

Thank You sooo much for calling...

Wednesday 25 June 2014


Good Evening!
I'm here with another image from the Birdbrain Collection over at 

Yep! I know they are similar colours to the last one, but this weeks Sketch asks for these colours!
Coloured with Copics..There's Glossy Accents on his eyes.   Paper pieced the scarf.....I've also made an extra '3 balls' of wool! There could be another scarf in the making for someone!..The little bird is a bit 'Orange' too cause it's hot wearing a scarf in Summer lol.   Papers/Ribbon from stash..Spellbinder dies used..

Challenges entering...

Nutcrafters ~ Anything but Square
Digi Choosday ~ Anything but a Square Card
Party Time Tuesdays ~ Anything Goes

Thank you sooo much for calling..

Sunday 22 June 2014


Good Morning!
Spotted this sketch last night,  hubby was watching Football so I thought I'd make a card!
Sometimes a design just pops in your head and you need to make it NOW!

I've made  a 'tale' about before and after lol...{Not that I or anyone I know drinks!}  Coloured with Copics..There's Glossy Accents on their eyes..Papers/Ribbon from stash..

Here is the Sketch! 

Challenges entering...

We Do Doobadoo ~ Ribbon
The Cupboard Trilogy ~ Use Yellow
Brown Sugar ~ Dots and/or Stripes
Bunny Zoe's ~ Layers
Let's Craft and Create ~ Spots or Stripes
Artbymiran ~ Anything Goes

Thank you soooo much for calling..

Saturday 21 June 2014


Good Evening!
We've been to the local Agricultural Show today. Brilliant weather for a change last year the park was so waterlogged they had to cancelled the Show!

Now this cutie was a Freebie yesterday from Bugaboo Stamps and he's called Picnic Ant ~ Soda! Thank you sooo much...As soon as I saw it I thought it would be brilliant for my friends Birthday!  She would  never be happy to drink on her own.... so I doubled/flipped the image, course the Soda sign was then the round way round so that was erased  and replaced. ....Coloured them with Copics.....Lots of Glossy Accents on the top of the cans and their eyes.. Sky Distress Ink Tumbled Glass...Paper/Ribbon from stash..

Challenges entering..

Crafting for all Seasons ~ Don't be Square
Handmade Harbour ~ CAS
Crafty Sentiments ~ CAS
Cards and More ~ One Layer
Allways Something Creative ~ CAS
A & T Emerald Faeries ~ Friends

Thank you soooo much for calling....

Thursday 19 June 2014


Good Morning!
I follow stalk House-Mouse Designs on Facebook..along with lots of cute images, sometimes Ellen puts photo's of the real little meeces she tends too .  The latest one is soooo cute!   So with meeces in mind out came another stamp and here it is!

Coloured with Copics...Papers/Ribbon from stash...The balloons are a punch from Woodware....I've had to tie the balloons to the ribbon cause they kept trying to  blow away lol.. Spellbinder dies used...

Challenges entering

House-Mouse & Friends ~ Die cuts/and or Punches
Divas by design ~ 3 or more layers
Through The Craft Room ~ Anything Goes
Tuesday Throwdown ~ Celebrations..Birthday, Wedding, Baby etc
Crafting From the Heart ~ Anything Goes
Sentimental Sundays ~ Animals
Stamping Sensations ~ Animal Antics

Thank you sooo much for calling..

Monday 16 June 2014


Good Afternoon!
Monday again! don't they come round faaaaast.
Washing dancing on the line, might even get it ironed before the school run..
Freya stays behind tonight for an hour...For Football practice!

Now this sweetie lives at Kenny K Downloads and she's called Carmen Electrafying
Coloured with Copics E43 42 41 40  There's Glossy Accents on her glasses.   Paper pieced her boot too....Papers/Embellishments from stash..Spellbinder/Go Kreate and Tim Holtz dies used...                  Craft Too heart embossing folder.

Challenges entering....

KennyK's Krafty Krew ~ Anything Goes twist {Brown}
Dream Valley ~ Monochome   
 Fairytale Stampers ~ Brown with desired colour
Crafty Ribbons ~ Anything Goes with Ribbon

Thank you soooo much for calling....

Saturday 14 June 2014


Good Morning!
I did well on Tuesday night! dark sky, but,  not a drop of rain to be seen! So bowling went okay.... ..
 Wednesday?  Freya was poorly and off school for the rest of the week, all was well again yesterday afternoon, but, boy is it tiring!!

I've made a Christmas card for a change! There's not many months left lol.. 193  in days!!!!

This little cutie lives at 2 Cute Ink and is called 'Celebration' Penguin  Now I cut him out on my Cameo along with his other 'friends' I mean a penguin can't Celebrate on his own lol..With all these banners he needs help too!!  Coloured them with Copics Paper from stash..Magnolia trees and the pretty ribbon came from The Ribbon Girl

Challenges entering..

Holly Jolly Christmas ~ Winter Birds
Squigglefly ~ Christmas cards
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas ~ Anything Goes
Crimbo Crackers ~ Anything Goes
Fussy and Fancy Friday ~ Things with Wings
That's Crafty! ~ Birds
Christmas S.A.Y.L. ~ One Layer

Thank you sooo much for calling...

Friday 13 June 2014


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of another Challenge over at Digi Haven
and here is my DT card..
The sentiment came from a book that I used to read to both my Grandsons and just lately my Granddaughter! Always a favourite with them all..    The Author~   Michael Rosen..

The Theme ..... We're Going on a Picnic
The Prize .......One Sheet of Images!! Whoooo

We are sponsored by MyGrafico 
 We all got to choose our own image! {Big Thank You} These are from the
 Picnic Bear Set      Okay I did say image and I just saw all these and went {cough} mad!     What a cute bunch of images!     I didn't use them all lol..    Just printed the front of my card  with the sentiment and image that was it..     The inside I cut them all out with my Cameo and coloured with Copics..    Even the table cloth came with the set!     Paper/Doily from stash...Memory Box Trees die.    Sky distress with Tumble Glass ink...  Needless to say this card now lives with Freya my Granddaughter!

Challenges entering.....

ScrapbookerPhD ~ Die cuts {Cameo & Happycut}2nd entry...
Love to Create ~ Make it for the Kids
Melonheadz friends ~ Summer Fun
Deep Ocean ~ Inspired by a Song {Today's the day the Teddy Bears have there picnic!} 
Paper Shelter ~ Summer Time

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

Thank you soooo much for calling....

Tuesday 10 June 2014


Good Afternoon!
I usually go to my friends this afternoon, but she has an appointment for Physio
 We've a bowling match tonight, and although the weather's okay at the moment it does forecast rain later, which means Waterproofs lol..No cancelling cause it's a case of then fitting the game in! Which is never easy when there's sixteen of you...

I've stamped this little cutie...Coloured with Copics and Broken China distress ink for the sky..
Papers/Embellishments from stash..The little rabbit stamp is from Crafty Impressions which was stamped with Simon Says Stamp {Sunshine} and masked to make two! I mean you always invite at least two to a party...don't you?  Spellbinder/MB dies used..

Challenges entering...
House-Mouse & Friends ~ Lots of Layers
Twisted Tuesday ~ A bunch of Animals twist spots or polka dots
CMC Copic ~ Anything Goes
Natalie and Amy   ~  ~ Four Legged Friends

Thank you sooo much for calling....

Monday 9 June 2014


Good Afternoon!
We've had a lovely morning but, 
Lots of rain here now, so I need no excuse to Craft until the School run!

Now this little cutie lives at Bugaboo and she's called JJ Tequila and Shoes ~ Birthday.
Coloured with Copics...There's Glossy Accents on her glasses and earings...LOts of Stickles on the cakes!
Papers/Embellishments from stash...Magnolia die..EK Success/Woodware punches used.

Challenges entering..

Glitter n Sparkle ~ Use a Digi
Sentimental Sundays ~ Any~thing Goes {plus a sentiment}
CCC Digi Creations ~ Digi/Use a die cut
Pattie's Creations ~ Birthdays
Sister Act Card ~ Anything Goes

Thank you soooo much for calling...

Wednesday 4 June 2014


Good Evening!
Yikes! I've just realised I didn't make a Christmas card last week!
Boy! I'll be getting behind lol... Don't know what happened there.
Sigh! But, here's this weeks lol...

Now this little sweetie lives at Bugaboo Stamps and is called Christmas Window ~ Santa
Coloured with Copics..There's Lots and LOts of Glitter all over the image....Papers from stash.
I've covered the card with acetate..That's why the Magnolia die is at the top..It looks kinda cute with the bottom sentiment and the wreath just that bit away from the a screen over the window lol..
Papers from stash...Spellbinder die also used...

Challenges entering...

Holly Jolly Christmas ~ Santa/and or Elves
Completely Christmas ~ Anything Goes
Christmas S.A.Y.L. ~ Anything Goes

Thank you soooo much for calling...

Tuesday 3 June 2014


Good Morning!
I've joined KennyK's Krafty Krew as one of the 'Core 4' which means I'm one of 4 Guest Designers and today sees the start of our  Blog Hop!



Marieanne Designs ~ Prize valued at £15

The Hobby House ~ $10 Voucher

Loves Rubber Stamps ~ $10 Gift Voucher

Crafty Ribbons ~ £10 Gift Voucher

Hobby Cutz ~ $10 Gift Voucher

How to Win? Easy...Simply just pop along to the  DT's blogs revealing their 'Anything Goes' inspiration project and leave them a comment...Then go back to KennyK's Krafty Krew  leave a comment stating you have finished the hop:)

 I've used Giraffe 1 digi stamp
I decided to print my image in Vinyl on my Cameo..It took a long time to 'weed' . Using a box frame that I pick up cheap!  I put the image on the glass.. A welcome sign with felt MB clouds on the backing..Quite pleased with how it's turned out!

Hop Itinerary

Chrissy {Me}
KennyK's Krafty Krew

Recap: 2 ways to Win FABulous prizes this fortnight...
 Enter a project featuring a KennyK image :
Follow the hop itinerary, leaving comments and you will be eligible in the draw:
Happy Hopping.....................

Challenges entering....

ScrapbookerPhD ~ Use your Die Cuts
QKR Stampede  ~ Baby, Spring or Celebration
MilkCoffee ~ Anything but a card
Nutcrackers ~ Animals or Insects
Word Art Wednesday  ~ Anything Goes
Hiding in My Craft Room ~ Freestyle ! Yeah!
A Gem of A Challenge ~ Use Fabric or Felt
Dream Valley ~ Baby

Thank you soooo much for calling...
Happy Hopping Everyone.....