Friday 27 February 2015


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

The Challenge this week is: #128 Circles

This is the cutie I chose digi11002 Sleepy Dog Digi-Stamp
Coloured with Copics.. Now I have been known to make large flames when there's a candle involved! But, seeing as this Dog has fur?? It's a No No lol..For the base of the card I used a Go-Kreate die..The two larger circles were cut on my  Cameo and the three smaller are Spellbinders It just fits in a 6 x 6 envelope...Papers/Pearls from stash..

Challenges entering...

The Crafter's Cafe ~ Lots of  Layers
Crafting for all Seasons ~ Dies/or Punches
Fresh Brewed ~ 1 Image 1 Sentiment
Penny's Paper-Crafty ~ Lots of Layers
Deep Ocean ~ Our Furry Friends
Tuesday Throwdown ~ Anything Goes
Meljens Designs ~ Seeing Spots

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Thursday 26 February 2015


Good Morning!
So wet and windy today, good job we're off to Huddersfield bowling and out for lunch.
Such a change from yesterday too! I was out in the garden doing a little tidying up, my plan is do try and do a little bit often and then it wont become a full time job later on.

Seems a while since I used a House Mouse stamp..  ~Awhh! Isn't he a good friend lifting him up to blow out the candle. There's even a spoon/fork to eat the cake with even these meeces have etiquette lol..  
Coloured this little cutie with Copics...Papers/Ribbon from stash..Cutlery brads Woodware.
Spellbinder/Joy! dies used

Challenges entering...

Inspiration Destination ~ Always Anything Goes
Simon Wednesday ~ Anything Goes

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Saturday 21 February 2015


Good Afternoon! Just a quick upload before Freya arrives..
She's coming for a sleep over this afternoon at 2.00 o'clock! and she told me she will be stopping tomorrow for lunch..think it's a little bit more that a 'sleep over' lol...

Another image from Aurora Wings this one's called IcySnowQueen
I was lucky enough to win last week at Holly Jolly Christmas with Mistletoe Fairy
Coloured with Copics...Paper are LOTV and a doily/pearls from stash..

Challenges entering..

Holly Jolly Christmas ~ Non Traditional Christmas Colours.
Aurora Wings ~ My Lucky Colour{s} Brown
Completely Christmas ~ Anything Goes twist No Red or Green

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Friday 20 February 2015


Good Morning! I've had one of those weeks that just went by so fast!
Don't even know where it went? lol
Today sees the start of another Challenge over at QKR Stampede
Here is my DT card..

The Challenge this week is: #127 Critters

These little critters are called digi16913 Stack of Pigs Digi-Stamp

Coloured with Copics...Papers are LOTV and the die cut one is a digital paper from Etsy! Cricks I think this is the first time I've ever remembered were they came from lol...Ribbon {sigh} stash..
Spellbinder die and the little flower punch was a Christmas present from Freya! HobbyCraft.

Challenges entering

Crafting from the Heart ~ Anything Goes
Fresh Brewed ~ Animals
The Paper Shelter ~ Animal Magic
Fan-Tastic Tuesday ~ Anything Goes twist use a die

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Friday 13 February 2015


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

The Challenge:....Lovely Lace
This is the cutie I decided on digi1902 Top of the World Digi-Stamp
Coloured with Copics..Papers/Lace from stash. This 'chick' reminded me of a time when our neighbour used to keep hens. Whilst he was on holiday we always looked after them for him! I  felt so sorry  when we took their eggs away!

Challenges entering...

Simon Wednesday ~ All creatures great and small
Crafty Sentiments ~ Use some Red
Little Miss Muffet ~ Anything Goes
Ike'sworld ~ Make us Laugh
Just Inspirational ~ Any Animal

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Thursday 12 February 2015


Good Afternoon!
Been out bowling again today then stopped off for our lunch on the way back.

 This little cutie lives at Aurora Wings and she's called Mistletoe Fairy
Coloured with Copics..Papers/Embellishments from stash...The Snowflakes is a Woodware punch.
Thought I'd better make a Christmas card lol..Not as many made up to now as I had at this time last year.

Challenges entering...

Holly Jolly Christmas ~ Angels and Fairies
Crafty Gals Corner ~ Anything Goes
ABC Christmas ~ C is for Colourful
Scrapper's Delight ~ Always Anything Goes

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Wednesday 11 February 2015


Good Morning!
Whooo! Our Grandson's passed his driving test. not that he can afford a car and our Son's been looking to insure him, it's in the region of £3,000!! 

Two images today both FromtheHeart.  Spring Fence and this cute little mouse  Mouse's Valentine 
Yes! I know hearts are red, but I thought he would blend in lovely with the plant climbing up the fence..A little guy who could be used all year round! Coloured with Copics. Papers from stash..
The embossing folder is from Crafts Too.
Yes! It's sketch time again and I'm a tad earlier than last week.. I really have followed it again this week perhaps my embellishments a little large {Mouse} but, otherwise it ticks the boxes..

Challenges entering..

FromtheHeart  ~  Sketch with a twist.
Artistic Inspirations ~ Anything Goes with a twist of hearts
Craft your passion ~ Anything Goes

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Saturday 7 February 2015


Good Morning!
I'm late this week with my FromtheHeart Challenge.
One of those weeks that just flew by

I've used my Favourite image again! Martini Chicks 
Only thing I can think of is that it 'fell' out of the folder when I open it OR it could have been that the Birdbrains had just tooo much to drink lol..
Coloured with Copics ..LOts of glitter round the glasses. Glossy Accents on the 'drink'.
This weeks sketch asks for Handmade Embellishments! So I took the Olive from the sentiment and made my own 'Cocktail Stick'.. We've what's called 'Happy Hour' in the Pubs  in the UK to entice people in at certain times...Looks like they've been there a while today he! he! Papers/Ribbon from stash... Pinking Scissors on the Sentiment..


Challenges entering...

FromtheHeart ~ Sketch/Twist

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Friday 6 February 2015


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of another Challenge over at QKR Stampede
Here is my DT creation

Our Challenge is #125 Anything But a Card   
I choose digi24240 Santa's List digi-stamp
Well I'm here again with Christmas! Course I know it's nearly Valentine's day, but, you know me!
If I can make anything for Christmas? I will..This little cutie will store and be ready!   I bought the candle from Ikea and the image was coloured with Copics.  Just knew the ribbon that was bought for me at Christmas would come in sooner rather than later..

Challenges entering.....

2 Creative Chicks ~ Anything Goes {Not a card}
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Extra ~ AG as long as it's Christmas
Creative Craft Cottage ~ Digi/Gift
Stempelgarten ~ ~Anything but a card

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Wednesday 4 February 2015


Good Evening!
A day of food shopping today instead of tomorrow!
cause we're off to Huddersfield for Indoor Bowling! Yes... It's time to start practicing as we start again in April! Whoooo!! 

Now this little cutie is called Blakely Ann  I got her for Free! I follow Kevin who was show casing this sweetie last week as a DT for
My Besties UK course I read  his blog, he was inviting you to leave a comment on the Challenge blog, which I did.   I only went and won! Sent to me yesterday by Carol..Thank you x 
Coloured with Copics.. paper is  Pion. Embellishments from stash...I've used Memory Box dies and the butterfly punch is X-cut.

Challenges entering 

My Besties UK ~ Anything Goes with Silver {Memory Box 'trellis'  down right hand side ~ Silver }

Crafty Gals Corner ~ Pinkalicious!
Digi Choosday ~ In the Pink
Crafting from the Heart ~ Anything Goes
Whoopsie Daisy ~ Pretty in Pink
Creative Fingers  Anything Goes
Glitter n Sparkle ~ Anything Goes

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Tuesday 3 February 2015


Good Afternoon!
Just landed back from my Tuesday jaunt with my friend.
Full up to the brim with cake and coffee! Easy ride over this week as the snow's nearly gone! I can just see what's left on the hills from my Craft room which does make a lovely  picture.  Don't want to sound sore grapes, but next week is our Daughter's Birthday and we've always had some snow then  if only a sprinkling!!

It a looooong time since I used this little cutie. But, there's a Challenge over at Animal Friends that's calling out for Hedgehogs this month and I thought of  this fun one!
He lives at Mo's Digital Pencil and is called  You're Kinda Cute
Coloured with Copics..Paper/Embellishments from stash..The 'scissors' are from Silhoutte.

Challenges entering..

Animal Friends ~ Hedgehog
DP2 Challenge ~ Anything Goes with option Warm
Card Mania ~ Add some Red
Through The Craft Room ~ Anything Goes
Through The Purple Haze ~ Anything Goes

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Sunday 1 February 2015


Good Morning! Today sees the start of another Challenge over at KennyK's Kraft Krew.
Here is my card..

Our Challenges this week is ' Hearts'
This fun image is called Bench Couple digi stamp

Coloured with Copics..Lots of Glossy Accents on the hearts...Stickles on her Butterfly/Bangles.
I cut the heart square on my Cameo which came from Birds Cards free digital cutting files..Small hearts a little die I have..Papers/Ribbon from stash. Looks as though this card is off to my Grandson'S lol. he looked at it and wouldn't let go!

Challenges entering..

Fairy tale ~ Something with a Heart
Digitally 'Sweet' ~ Anything Goes
Simply Create Too ~ Happy Valentines Day or Hearts
Stempelsonnen ~ Anything Goes

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