Monday 29 June 2015


Good Evening!
Two Christmas card in two days lol..
Did you know there's only 153 days until the beginning of December! lol
Managed to make this one tonight...

This little sweetie is a stamp from Penny Black...Coloured with Copics and lots of Stickles on their hats..I've used a Tim Holtz stencil with texture paste for the background..There's Christmas sentiments on Magnolia tree/fence die, Stapled the Ribbon together..
Made the label. Woodware punch again for the small Snowflakes..

Challenges entering..

Holly Jolly Christmas ~ Tag your It 

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Sunday 28 June 2015


Good Morning!
Well it is for some! We lost yesterday to that's us for another year..Only good thing was the weather and the fact 16 went for a meal afterwards...So to cheer me up here's a Christmas card....

Meet Amanda Twinkle Toes. Catching the first flurry of snow..  She's the first little meece stamp I fell in love with...
 A CAS card.  Coloured with Copics..There's lots of glitter on her tutu.. Papers from stash..
I used Woodware Double Sided Adhesive for each of my Woodware punch snowflakes.
Easy to do! put a pain if you loose one in the tub of Clear Micro Glass Beads that I've covered each one with lol.

Challenges entering...

ABC Christmas ~ M is for Magical!
House-Mouse & Friends ~ Anything Goes/Congratulations
CASE-ing Christmas ~ Let it Snow
Sparkles Christmas ~ Animals
Christmas Card ~ Anything Goes

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Saturday 27 June 2015


Good Morning!
Looks like it's going to be nice weather today!
Off to Leeds for a bowling comp! It's a 12 person team and they've got to have at least two
Ladies in..So I'm one of the {ladies} We've already got through 3 rounds! So fingers crossed x

Now this little sweetie is a Birdbrain and he's called Sick Chick!
Coloured with Copics...Paper an old pad from Tim Holtz...Spellbinder/MB dies used..
I've used the colour chart from colourQ
Don't look to closely? cause my blue/yellow together made a tad of green lol..
But, then again this bird is quite sick!!

Challenges entering...

colourQ ~ colour chart
Sister Act Card ~ Always Anything Goes
Through The Purple Haze ~ Use Bright Colours

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Friday 26 June 2015


Good Morning!  I've been away for a few days! hence no cards since last Friday.
Last minute decision to go, which was more fun. We went to Barnard Castle with the caravan. It's a place that holds memories of a time hubby used to do Agility Shows.
Longs walks over old ground  Meals out.....Lovely.
Today sees the start of another Challenge over at QKR Stampede.
Here is my DT card..

Challenge #145 Patriotic Cards..

I choose 12903 Police Officer Digi-Stamp

Coloured with Copics. Papers/Embellishments from stash...I've paper pieced his helmet.
Spellbinder used for the sentiment..

Challenges entering....

Crafty Creations ~ Red, White/or Blue
Crafty Gals Corner ~ Anything Goes
Penny's Paper-Crafty ~ Anything Goes
Get Creative ~ For the Boy's
4 Crafty Chicks ~ Patriotic
Cute Card Thursday ~ Stars and/or Strips!

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Friday 19 June 2015


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

Challenge   #144 Cows

When I saw this Challenge I thought ???? But, it's been one of the bestest yet!
I would never have believed there are so many FABulous Cow images..Check out my team mates your sure to have a laugh!
Now this one I can relate too! Monday's are always cut out days after a heavy creamy weekend lol..

Coloured with Copics..Paper from stash..I've used a Magnolia die...

Challenges entering....

Fresh Brewed ~ Anything Goes
The Paper Shelter ~ Make it Digital
Penny's Paper-Crafty ~ Anything Goes
Crafty Sentiments ~ Anything Goes
Paper Minutes ~ Make me Laugh
Creative Knockouts ~ Humorous card

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Wednesday 17 June 2015


Good Evening!
We've had rain all day today.
But, boy does the garden look good! It's freshened everything up.
and on the plus side? It's saved me the job of watering..

A CAS card from me! It's gotta be the first time I've made a card without any colouring..
 Papers are from stash..Raised the sentiment up with Pinflair..
Spellbinder and Magnolia dies used and just a couple of tiny beads!
I've tried hard to follow the colours below..

Challenges entering...

colourQ ~ Colour Combo
The Sisterhood of Crafters ~ Use a bug as a Centre point
Word Art Wednesday ~ Anything Goes

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Tuesday 16 June 2015


Good Morning!
I've a busy day today, my friends this afternoon for a chat and coffee.
Then tonight's one of my two bowling nights.

Now this little sweetie lives at Bugaboo Stamps and it's called Clyde Spring
Coloured with Copics..I've 3D the flower..Papers/Lace from stash..

Challenges entering....

Animal Friends ~ Fantasy-Animal
Use Your Stuff ~Colour Me Happy
Crafting When We Can ~ Paper Piecing {flower}
Lady Sunshine ~ Wild About You - Animals

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Monday 15 June 2015


Good Evening!
We've had such a lovely day here today..
Washing and ironing all done. Freya picked up from school..
Just time for a glass of wine before we watch Game of Thrones.

This little sweetie is from the Allsorts Weight Lifting stamp set.                               
Coloured with Copics..Papers a pad from Craft Sensations.
MB bubble die .    The die down the side is also used for a flower and  was a free gift in this months Craftmaking Magazine.  

Challenges entering...

House-Mouse & Friends ~ Holidays/AG {A meece gota be clean to go on hols lol}
Bunny Zoe's Crafts ~ Furry Friends 
Crafting From The Heart ~ Always anything goes
Love To Scrap! ~ Anything Goes
stamps & fun = CREATIVITY ~ Anything Goes

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

The Challenge this week is  Anything Goes  with a KennyK's image..

It's my last DT card today having made the decision to step down..I've have a Fabulous time over the last 12 months and made some new friends..Thank you for having me and I'll see you all around in blogland..

I decided to use Mistletoe digi stamp because this was the first KennyK stamp I ever bought.. and you all know how I LOve Christmas lol..
Coloured with Copics..LOts of glitter on her suit/boots. Papers/Embellishments from stash.. I've used Marieanne/Magnolia/Spellbinder dies along with a little Woodware snowflake punch..Embossing folder used on the tree and Diamond dust on the little fence.. Heart embossing folder used as well.  Cross stitched that little button too.
The sentiment came from Lynne over at Do It With Digi's many moons ago.

Challenges entering...

ABC ~ L for Lyrics {let it snow, let it snow}
C.R.A.F.T ~ Christmas
Natalie and Amy ~ Christmas
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas ~ Snow in June
Di's Digi Designs ~ Use Die cuts
Christmas Card ~ Anything Goes
Glitter n Sparkle ~ Include a die cut

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Sunday 14 June 2015


Good Afternoon!
Quite dull here today, so hubbies gone fishing!
 Gives Me time to get jobs done and play!

This little bear lives at Teddy Bo digi stamps and she's called TeddyBea 214..For some reason I can't get onto their site? But, I do know they've stopped doing Challenges So??

Coloured with Copics/Pencils..paper from stash and I've printed the sentiment right onto the card.

Challenges entering..

colourQ ~ Sketch colours
Crafty Catz ~ Clean & Simple

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Saturday 13 June 2015


Good Evening!
Busy day today...We've had a Food Festival in our Village.
Not that I've been working lol..but, have enjoyed the tasting and drinking! 

Now I send only one doggy card a year! So this is it...
There's a Challenge over at Holly Jolly Christmas for 'Frame It'.
This frame came to mind! It's one that was a Freebie many moons ago from one of the DT's over at Tiddly Inks..I hand cut it out and made two extra 'strings to tie my sentiments on.
This sweetie of a dog lives at  Mo Manning's and is called Guilty Rocco How come if you try to get a dog to have it's picture taken it always turns out a bit like this? he! he!   Coloured with Copics...Papers from stash..I've used a paw print stamp on the sentiment..

DP2 ~ Anything Goes/Optional Babies

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Friday 12 June 2015


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

 Challenge #143 this week is.....'Father's Day Cards'

Like Father like Son lol...
I made the digi smaller and 'flipped' for the son..
Coloured with Copics..Papers from stash..I edged the paper with Distress Ink Vintage Photo.
The large round Kraft paper was cut on my Cameo to represent the tree bark!

Challenges entering...

Creative Moments ~ Anything Goes/Man in your Life/Father's Day
Word Art Wednesday ~ Anything Goes
Digi Choosday ~ Father's Day/Male
Papertake Weekly ~ Something for the Boys
Polkadoodles Crafting ~  Father's Day/Anything Male

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Thursday 11 June 2015

E.I.E.I. OH!

Good Afternoon!
Just got time to load this card, I've been in the garden most of the day..
Going to get ready for bowling now, looks like the weather will be kind tonight too.

Now this little sweetie lives at Make It Crafty and it's called Hiding Deer and Duck Digi
that's because it comes with a fun deer too! Only thing is I used the deer on another card for someone's birthday! {Must upload it}... These  little guys have been wondering my desk for ages waiting to go on a card!  Made them a few sizes too with my Cameo..Coloured with Copics...MB trees and cloud {cloud edges with Broken China} Grass Marieanne die..
Computer sentiment.

Challenges entering...

Incy Wincy Designs ~ Old McDonald had a farm
The Crafter's Cafe ~ Anyuthing Goes
Little Red Wagon ~ Old McDonald had a farm

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Sunday 7 June 2015


Good Morning!
Another lovely day here in the UK..
We're off to a Club Bowling Comp this afternoon. 
Cheese and Onion pie and a large Custard made in large foil dishes from the Range.
which saves on washing up and remembering to bring dishes home lol..Everyone brings something and then it's a £2.00 charge for tea! With monies going to Club funds..

Now this sweet couple live at Bugaboo Stamps  and their called Young Couple there is a sentiment with it too! I've used Distress Ink Black Soot to colour them in..
Papers/Embellishments from stash.
Spellbinder/Crealies/Joy!/Marieanne dies used..

This photo inspiration is from Make My Monday
tried to stick to the colours, but, my couple are all grown lol...
Coloured my image in whilst Freya was here..Surprising what you can do when they have most of the desk and you only get one corner!

Challenges entering..

Make My Monday ~ Photo Inspiration
Catch the Bug ~ Anything Goes

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Friday 5 June 2015


Good morning! Today sees the start of another Challenges over at       QKR Stampede.
Here is my DT card..
Mr schedule is in charge!
Today's our last day for having our Grand daughter, who's been staying for the week whilst Mummy was on a school trip..Next trip will be at the end of the month, but, that will only be over night..

Challenge #142 Golfing 
I choose 14410 Golfing Mouse Digi Stamp

Coloured this sweetie with Copics.. Paper from stash...I've paper-pieced his head, club and shorts!
The little 'golf ball' was embossed using a Crafts-Too folder..Spellbinder dies used..

Challenges entering.....

Crafting By Design ~ June Anything Goes
Inky Impressions ~ Make it for a Man
Inspiration Destination ~ Always Anything Goes
Allways something creative ~ Anything Goes
Cute As A Button ~ For the Boys
Word 2 Scrap By ~ It's a Man's World
Polkadoodles ~ Father's Day/Anything Male

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I've not had much time this week for commenting will be playing catch up tonight.

Thursday 4 June 2015


Good Afternoon!
We've a Glorious day today in the UK..
Washing been out and ironed! I've the school run in an hour so just time to upload my card..
Freya's been staying all week so a couple of evenings we've had chance to colour!

Now this sweetie lives at Bugaboo Stamps and is called Flower Bird
Coloured with Copics..The sky is distress with dried marigold....I've tried to stick to the colours over at colourQ this week.

Challenges entering...

coloursQ ~ Palette
Glitter n Sparkle ~ Include an Animal
ABC ~ K is for Kritters

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Monday 1 June 2015


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

Our Challenge is Anything Goes ~ Twist One for the Boys

I've used this little sweetie called Martial Arts Boy Digi Stamp 
I've coloured him with Copics..Paper pieced his head and leg! Papers from stash..
Computer generated sentiment..
I've used a broken up lolly stick for embellishment and Spellbinder dies..

Challenges entering...

Di's Digi Designs ~ 2 or more Designer papers
Suzy Bee's Bloomin' ~ Anything Goes twist Bright & Colourful
The Crafter's Cafe ~ One for the Boys

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