Thursday, May 30, 2013

My Candy Winner

Thank you to everyone for entering and spreading the word about my giveaway :)
I really enjoyed reading about what everybody does with all of their cards.

I used random.org to pick my winner, then checked that all of the rules had been followed.......


The winner is Kelly!! Yayyyy!!
 Congrats Kelly please send me an email at fiona_lawlor2001@yahoo.com with your address and I will get your goodies in the post.

Thanks again everyone for entering.

Fiona x

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Party Hardy!


For my card I have used a Saturated Canary stamp called "Party Hardy" which I have coloured with my ProMarkers. My papers are from the Crafts Too "Spots and Stripes" pack and the Forever Friends "Hugs and Cuddles" pack. I have used a Sizzix die to make the bunting and Cheery Lynn dies for the leaf flourish. My flowers and lace are from Wild Orchid Crafts. The polka dot ribbon, twine, pearls and mini buttons are from my stash.


I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
The Sketchy Challenges - #48 Karen's Sketch

Allsorts Challenge Blog - Happy Birthday
Crafty Ribbons Challenge - Anything Goes With Ribbon
Creatalicious Challenges - For The Girls
I ♥ ProMarkers - Use Dies But No Punches ( I have used a sizzix bunting die and cheery lynn flourish die)
Party Time Tuesday - Anything Goes
Passion For ProMarkers - Add Ribbon , Lace Or Twine (i have used all three)
Live & Love Crafts Challenge - 50 Shades of Lilac



Only 24 hours left to enter my giveaway

Hi everyone,

Just a final reminder about my giveaway.....there's now only 24 hours left to enter. If you would like to enter just click on over HERE and follow the few simple steps.

Fiona x

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Cutey Penguins


For my card I have used a rubber stamp from Sugar Nellie called "Warm Winter Wishes" which I have coloured with my ProMarkers, I also added the faux stitching with a Letraset fineliner pen. My papers are from my scrap box so I am not sure which company they are from. I have used my Die-Namics dies to make the snowflakes. I have also threaded some bakers twine through 2 mini buttons for embellishments. The pearls, buttons, twine, gem and ribbon are all from my stash.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
The Sugar Bowl - Anything Goes
Crafty Creations Challenge - Born To Be Wild (Wild Animal Image)
Crafty Ribbons Challenge - Anything Goes With Ribbon
Crafty Sentiments Designs Challenge - Stitching (real or faux)
Cute Card Thursday - Tie It Up (tied ribbon and bakers twine in my buttons)
Songbird Challenge - All Creatures Great And Small
Winter Wonderland - All Tied Up (tied ribbon and bakers twine in my buttons)
My Mum's Craft Shop Challenge - Spots or Stripes
Christmas Stampin' All Year Long - Non Traditional Christmas Colours
Craft-Room Challenge - Use Your Scraps (scrap paper and tiny pieces of scrap bakers twine)
Party Time Tuesday - Anything Goes
Passion For ProMarkers - Add Ribbon, Lace or Twine ( I have used ribbon and twine)
Whimsy Stamps Challenge - Anything Goes


Sunday, May 26, 2013

Bigsby's Cookies


For my card I have used a stamp called "Bigsby Cookies" from Karen's Doodles. I have coloured the image with my ProMarkers and added glitter and small red gems to the holly. My papers are all from my scrap box ,so not sure where what company they are from. I have used my MS Doily Lace punch for the border. My ribbon, gems ,pearls and buttons are all from my stash.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
Crafts And Me Challenge - Lots Of Layers
Crafty Ribbons Challenge - Anything Goes With Ribbon
Cute Card Thursday - Tie It Up
Paper Playtime - Buttons Or Brads
Winter Wonderland - All Tied Up
Passion For ProMarkers - Anything Goes
Sparkles Christmas Challenge - Favourite Festive Colours

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Bears On Ice


For my card I have used a Gruffies stamp called "Bears On Ice" ........I just love these bears they are too cute!! I have coloured the image with my ProMarkers and added lots of Stickles glitter. The papers that I have used are from the Dovecraft Back To Basics, Modern Christmas paper pack. My flowers, brads and mini star buttons are from my stash. I have used a small Woodware punch to make the leaves and my sentiment is a stamp from LOTV.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
Crafty Calendar Challenge - Blooms And Blossoms
Crafty Catz Weekly Challenge - 3-2-1 (3 brads, 2 papers and 1 image)
Crafty Creations Challenges - Born To Be Wild (Wild Animal Image)
Paper Playtime - Buttons or Brads (I have used both)
The ABC Challenge - N For Not Just One (3 or more embellishments)
Charisma Cardz Challenge - No Digis Allowed
Sparkles Christmas Challenge - Favourite Christmas Colours (Green and Blue)

Sunday, May 19, 2013

Wee Winter Fairy


Image: Wee Stamp - Winter Fairy Digi Stamp
Papers: Me To You - Winter Wonderland Pack
Tools and Medium : Cheery Lynn Flourish Die, Small Circle Nesties, ProMarkers and Stickles
Embellishments: Flowers and Pearls (from my stash)

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
Magnolia-licious And Wee Stamps Challenge - Ways 2 Weather It
Crafts And Me Challenge - Use A Digi
Crafty Calender Challenge - Blooms And Blossoms
Fab 'n' Funky Challenges - Your Favourite Embellishment (Flowers and Pearls)
I ♥ ProMarkers - Simply Does It (Very Few Embellishments)
Joanna Sheen Challenge - Girls,Girls,Girls
Little Claire's Monthly Challenge - Open Theme
Natalie And Amy's Challenge - Things With Wings
Simon Says Stamp Challenge - Flower Power
The Squirrel And The Fox Challenge - Here Come The Girls
Whimsy Stamps Challenge - Anything Goes


Monday, May 13, 2013

My Candy......Only 4 entries so far :( Come along and enter!!

Hi everyone,

Just a quick post for anyone that missed it the first time around....
I am having a candy giveaway, so far only 4 people have entered so you have a good chance lol
If you would like to enter click over HERE and follow the few easy steps :)

Happy crafting,
Fiona x

CCM Design Team Card - Challenge #91 - Pick 3 Different Techniques

Our challenge this week at Crafty Cardmakers is hosted by Sharon, and she has chosen the theme 'Pick Three Different Techniques' 

Sharon has taken inspiration from her youngest daughter's recent 3rd birthday and therefore would like to see 3 different techniques on your card or project. Take your pick of 3 from the following list and be sure to state which 3 you've used:
  1. Embossing (wet or dry)
  2. Distressing
  3. Masking
  4. Making your own flowers
  5. Paper piecing/patchwork
  6. Shrink plastic
We are sponsored by 
 MILK COFFEE DIGITAL STAMPS
WITH A PRIZE OF 5 DIGIS FROM THEIR STORE
and also
SIR STAMPALOT


Here is my card ....


The three techniques that I have used are paper piecing, make your own flowers and dry embossing. I have used one of my Greetings Farm stamps and paper pieced her clothes, all the rest of the image I coloured with my ProMarkers. To make my flowers I have used a Cheery Lynn Miniature Rose die. For my embossing I have used a Cuttlebug Dotted Swiss embossing folder, I have then highlited all of the embossed dots with Stickles glitter glue.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
Card Mania Challenge - Flower Power
Crafty Calender Challenge - Blooms and Blossoms
Crafty Creations Challenges - Something Old, Something New (old Greeting Farm stamp,new flower die)
Cute Card Thursday - Something Blue
Divas By Design - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Stamping Sensations - Embossing and Texture (I have used a cuttlebug embossing folder)
Whimsy Stamps Challenge - Anything Goes



Tuesday, May 7, 2013

My First Time Ever Using Kraft Card!


Materials Used:
Image - Magnolia "Snowy Hug" Stamp
Papers - Fizzy Moon Christmas Pack, Dovecraft Back To Basics Chritsmas (Modern), Embossed Kraft Card from Craftwork Cards
Dies - Dienamic Snowflake Dies
Embellishments - Gems, Pearls, Lace from my stash
Medium - Promarkers and lots of Ice and Regular Stickles

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
Allsorts Challenge - Add Some Sparkle
A Little Bit Crafty - Kraft It
Christmas Challenges {with Sketches} - Sketch # 71 and Twist (Add Kraft)
Marvelous Magnolia Challenge - Pearls And Lace
Party Time Tuesdays - Anything Goes
Southern Girls Challenge - You Can Say That Again (Use a Sentiment or Quote)
Sparkles Christmas Challenge - Favourite Festive Colours
The Cutie Pie Challenge - Lots of Layers






Saturday, May 4, 2013

Cutie Lickle Baby Card

For my card I have used a SWALK stamp called Treasured Baby. I have used 2 different sized "Z" stamps also. I have coloured it with my ProMarkers and added lots of Stickles glitter glue. My papers are from a Boofle paper pack. I have used my MS Doily Lace border punch. My little heart buttons,pearls and lace are from my stash.

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:
Sunday Sketch and Stamp - Claire's Sketch
I ♥ ProMarkers - Put A Button On It
Fab N Funky Challenges - Lots Of Pink
The ABC Challenge - M for Make It Sparkle
Allsorts Challenge - Add Some Sparkle
Crafty Catz Challenge - Inspired By A Song (Baby Love)
Crafty Sentiments Designs Challenge - The Letter B (Baby, Buttons, Border Punch)
Party Time Tuesdays - Anything Goes
Whimsy Stamps Challenge - Pretty In Pink