Monday 30 March 2015


Good Evening!
Been on school pick up today! It's been a nice drying day, but, as soon as I set of for school the heavens opended!   No I didn't have my umbrella that will teach me.

Been using my House Mouse CD again..These little cuties are coloured with Copics.
Papers a pad from LOTV..Spellbinder dies used... Ribbon from stash...

Message on back of the 'disc'.

Challenges entering...

House-Mouse & Friends ~ Birthdays
Allsorts ~ Feature a Creature
Alphabet Challenge ~  C is for Cute and Cuddly
Simply Create Too ~ Anything Goes

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Friday 27 March 2015


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of Challenge #132 over at QKR Stampede.
Here is my DT card...

The Challenge this week is  Add a Sentiment 
It doesn't have to be in the middle of the card! It's just cause me being greedy asked for two digi's again lol. and thought it looked better this way. Kinda like an extra golf ball!

The image is digi16103 Old Golfer Digi-Stamp
The sentiment is digi16409 My Wife Said Digi-Stamp

Coloured this little guy  with Copics. Lots of Glossy Accents on his glasses...
Papers from stash..The 'flag' I cut from felt perched on a strip of white card...... Spellbinder dies used..

Challenges entering...

Crafty Gals Corner ~ Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination ~ Always Anything Goes
Penny's Paper-Crafty ~ Boys and Girls come out to play
4 Crafy Chicks ~ #239 Humor
Aud Sentiments ~ Anything Goes {plus a sentiment!}

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Monday 23 March 2015


Good Morning!
At last another Christmas card! The thoughts been there ...but, somehow not the time!
There's only 276 days left until Christmas! less if you want to send them out at the beginning of Decemer lol..

This little cutie was a freebie from Dustin Pike Coloured with Copics..LOts of glitter on his hat and perch..Papers/Embellishments from stash..Cuttlebug embossing folder used ...I've pin pricked a freebie design with two toned embroidery threads for his perch to sit on..Spellbinder/Nestabilities dies

Challenges entering

Holly Jolly Christmas ~ Stitching real or faux
Quirky Crafts ~ Dressing Up {kids or animals} plus ribbon
Winter Wonderland ~ Warm Winter Wishes
Christmas Card ~ Anything Goes
ABC Christmas ~ F is for Frosty
Come and Get It ~ Things with Wings
Fairytale Stampers ~ Things with Wings

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Saturday 21 March 2015


Good Afternoon!
It's a good one  too..bit windy, but, clear blue skies. I've had an hour in the garden again although tired out it's beginning to look a tad better.

This little sweetie is a Digi Stamp called  Autumn  Mindy  I've coloured her with Copics..Glasses have Glossy Accents on.
The Joanna Sheen die is also coloured with Copics..Distressed sky of Broken China..I though these leaves could be any colour you wanted so for today they're ivies...Papers/Embellishments from stash...

Challenges entering...

Artbymiran ~ Anything Goes
Brown Sugar ~ Anything Goes
Sister Act Card ~ Anything Goes

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Friday 20 March 2015


Good Morning!
Today sees the start of ~Challenge #131 over at QKR Stampede.
Here is my DT card..

The Challenge: ~ Think Spring.

Okay! I get to choose a digi every week! but, being greedy I asked for two
and here they are.. This image is called digi13520 Honest Digi-Stamp Coloured with Copics. A sky of Distress Ink Broken China...

And cause there was a back view of him I Just had to use that too!
Also coloured with Copics. With a Broken China sky....Papers from stash. I've used my Marieanne Snowflake die for 'grass'.
Memory Box/Spellbinder dies and a EK Success flower punch... A stamped tag from LOTV..

Challenges entering...

Crafter's Cafe ~ What Season are you in? {Spring}
Tuesday Throwdown ~ More that one fold
The Cutie Pie ~ Cute cards with fancy folds
Crafty Gals Corner ~ Hippity Hop {Easter Theme}
Fab 'n' Funky ~ Spring into Colour
Papertake Weekly ~ Happy Anything

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Wednesday 18 March 2015


Good Evening!
Well I feel like a mole coming out of an hole today! Not been on my blog for a week! Going to have a look round before I go back under lol..
Yikes it sees forever..We've been down to our Daughters who has just moved from Bildeston to
Ipswich and to co-inside with the visit our Son bought us tickets to see the Silver 60's Show.
Now if you live in the UK and remember or have seen any of the s 60's may recall Dave Berry  {Mama/The Crying Game}etc.,,,Well he was one of the acts and Ta Dah! here he is with me!
Not seen him for two years!

If you called to see my card the here this is!

This sweet image is called Flower Ballerina  by Aurora Wings Coloured with Copics.
Papers are Pion and all embellishments are from stash...I've used Magnolia flower/Tag dies..

Challenges entering....

Aurora Wings ~ Anything Goes
Sisters of Craft ~ Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination ~ Always Anything Goes
Whimsy Stamps ~ Use a Die cut
Crafting From The Heart ~  Anything Goes
Craft your passion ~ Anything Goes
Crafy Cardmakers ~ For a Special Woman

Sorry if I've 'waffled' on a bit today lol..
Will try and play catch up soon..
Thank you sooo much for calling...

Friday 13 March 2015


Good Morning! Today sees the start of another Challenge over at QKR Stampede.
Here's my DT card
This is a scheduled post. So I'm hoping you are reading this!

The Challenge this week is .. #130  'Stitching'  Real or Faux..
I chose digi12810 Buzzing Digi-Stamp
Coloured with Copics... Diamond Stickles on his wings...Honeycomb stamp  KaiserCraft and stamped with Simon Stays Dye Ink  'Sunshine'.
Sky distress Ink Dried Marigold..I hand stitched the Spellbinder circle..and as you can see my 'Wasp' made his own lol, only joking they are already there.....Sentiment  Computer...

Challenges entering...

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Wednesday 11 March 2015


Good Evening!
Managed to make this card today!
It's rained all afternoon, even the dog wouldn't go out lol..

The bunny stamp is from Crafty Impressions and I've stamped it using Simon Says 'Surf Blue' onto the same papers I've used for the card {backed with 240 gsm paper to strengthen it}...Papers from a pad by  ' Brenda Walton' I've used Go Kreate/Spellbinder for the oval. 
Memory Box cloud dies X-Cut butterfly punch......WOC flowers..the green ladybird is a button/other embellishments from stash..

Challenges entering...

Animal Friends ~ ~Easter { Must use an animal}
Crafty Gals Corner ~ Cute as a button {Buttons/Bows}
ScrapbookPhD ~ Bling
Card and Scrap ~ Bling, Glitter or Pearls
Creatalicious ~ No Square or Rectangle Cards
SweetStamps Blog ~ Anything Goes

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Monday 9 March 2015


Good Evening!
We've been emptying the garage out today!
Lots of rubbish taken away! Don't know how it all gets in there lol.
But, we always manage to make a space..

Now this little cutie lives at Doctor Digi House of Stamps and it's called 
Summer Holiday. Our Nephew loves Volkswagen Camper Vans so this will be right up his street lol..
Coloured with Copics.. His eyes have Glossy Accents...I've distressed the card with Broken China/Weathered Wood..
A Gel pen for the road markings and a Spellbinder die for the 'moon' Distressing a full card is a first for me!

Challenges entering..

Crafty Gals Corner ~  Movie Madness {Summer Holiday 1963}
Through The Purple Haze ~ Anything Goes
A Gem of a Challenge ~ Clean and Simple
Challenge up your life ~ Masculine 
Just us Girls ~ Masculine

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Friday 6 March 2015


Good Morning! Today sees the start of another Challenge over at                         QKR Stampede.

Here is my DT card...

The Challenge:  ...  #129 Bring on the Green
This is the sweetie I chose....digi6002 Relaxing Digi-Stamp
Coloured with Copics...Papers/ribbon from stash... I used LOTV stamped sentiments and a Sizzix
die for the scallop. There's a touch of Distress Ink Peeled Paint for the sky, but, it does look a tad pale now I've taken the photo.....

Challenges entering...

Crafting By Designs ~ ~Anything Goes
Creative Moments ~  Anything Goes/Spring Greens
Creative Card Crew ~ 82 Green
Crafting from the Heart ~ Anything Goes
Pattie's Creations ~ Green in your image

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Sunday 1 March 2015


Good Morning! Today sees the start of another Challenge #189
 over at Kenny's Krafty Krew
Here is my DT card.

The Challenge this week is as always 'Anything Goes' with the
                                                              Twist being 'Shape Up'                  (shaped cards, no square or rectangle)

The digi I chose this week is Socialite digi stamp
Coloured this sweetie with Copics.. Papers/Embellishments from stash.. I've used Go-Kreate/Spellbinder dies..

Challenges entering...

Cafty Gals Corner ~ Fancy Folds
Southern Girls ~ Get your Girly on.
Bunny Zoe's Crafts ~ For the Girls
Brown Sugar ~ Anything Goes

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