Wednesday, November 27, 2013

A Card For My Mother In Law


For my card I have used a stamp from Lili Of The Valley called "Lilacs" which I have coloured with my ProMarkers and added some Stickles. My papers are from the Lucy Cromwell paper pack and the Forever Friends "Spring Time" pack. I have used a Marianne Designs "Lace Border" die and added some pearls and gems from my stash.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
Papertake Weekly - Sketch #77 (I have rotated it)
Allsorts Challenge - Bring On The Bling
Bearly-Mine Challenges - Anything Goes
Dream Valley Challenges - Clean And Simple
Lothian Crafts Challenge - Use A Marianne Designs Die
Passion For ProMarkers - In The Family
Sweet Stampin' Challenge - Cause For Celebration



Santa's Cookies


For my card I have used a House-Mouse stamp which I have coloured with my ProMarkers and added Stickles. My papers are from the Papermania "Home For Christmas" paper pack. I have used Die-namics dies to make my snowflakes and stars. I have also added some red star and circle gems from my stash.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
House-Mouse And Friends Monday Challenge HMFMC#158 - My Favorite Things (Christmas,cookies,House-mouse stamp,my fave snowflake die,gems)
Allsorts Challenge - Bring On The Bling
Bearly-Mine Challenges - Anything Goes
Creative Card Crew - Sweet Treats (Cookies)
Totally Gorjuss - Childs Christmas
Sweet Stamps Challenge - The Holidays




Monday, November 25, 2013

James Christmas Card


For my card I have used a Lili Of The Valley stamp called "James - Pile Of Presents" which I have coloured with my ProMarkers and added lots of Stickles. My papers are from the DoCrafts "12 Days Of Christmas" pack. I have used some circles and scalloped circle Nestie dies and my fave Die-Namics snowflake dies. To embellish I have used some lace, polka dot ribbon, gems and pearls from my stash.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
ABC Christmas Challenge - W For Winter Wishes
Allsorts Challenge Blog - Bring On The Bling
Crafty Little Fairies - Lace And Pearls
Divas By Design - Make It Pretty
Sweet Stampin' Challenge - Cause For Celebration
Totally Gorjuss - Child's Christmas


Friday, November 22, 2013

Primrose And The Snowman



To make my card I have used:
Image - Crafty Sentiments Designs "Primrose And The Snowmen"
Papers - Joy Crafts "Winter Paper Bloc"
Dies - Crafty Sentiments Designs "Summer Doily" and Die-namic "Let It Snowflake" 
Embellishments - Pearls and Gems From My Stash
Medium - ProMarkers and Stickles

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
Creative Card Crew - Pearls
Creative Creations Challenge - Sparkle And Shine
Inky Impressions Challenge - Hats, Scarves and Gloves
Little Claire's Monthly Challenge - Christmas Theme
Stampin' For The Weekend - Feeling Festive
Sweet Stamps Challenge - Anything Goes


Thursday, November 21, 2013

Barkley Christmas Card


To make my card I have used:
Image - Crafter's Companion Barkley Stamp "Friends And Family"
Papers - "Tulip" Paper Pack by DoCrafts
Medium - ProMarkers, Stickles and Perfect Pearls
Embellishments - Gems and Buttons From My Stash

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
Crafter's Companion Challenge - Christmas / Winter
Craft Your Passion Challenge - Buttons Galore
Crafty Sentiments Designs Challenge - Christmas
Inky Impressions Challenge - Hats, Scarves and Gloves
Little Claire's Monthly Challenge - Christmas Theme
Sketch And Stash - Sketch (My new stash is the stamp and papers)
Sparkles Monthly Challenge - Animals
Totally Gorjuss - 3 Patterned Papers


Sunday, November 17, 2013

"Blossom" Thank You Card


For my card I have used a Sugar Nellie stamp by Leanne Ellis called "Blossom". I have coloured my image with ProMarkers and added some Stickles, I have also added lots of tiny pearls and gems to the centre of the flowers in the image. My papers are from the Papermania "Burleigh Blue" Capsule Collection. As extra embellishments I have added some more gems and pearls, blue organze ribbon and flowers from my stash.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
A Creative Romance - Winter Blues
As You Like It Challenge - What's Your Favourite: Spots Or Stripes (spots are deffinatly my favourite as they seem to go well with all themes of card and all other paper types, even busy patterns!)
Card Makin' Mamas - Thankful Tidings
Crafty Ribbons Challenge - Anything Goes With Ribbon
JellyPark Challenges - Happy Thanksgiving / Give Thanks
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Thanks / Thanksgiving
The Sugar Bowl Challenge - Sparkle And Shine


Friday, November 15, 2013

Snowy Hugs


For my card I have used a Magnolia stamp called "Snowy Hugs" which I have coloured with my ProMarkers and added lots of Stickles. My papers are from the LOTV "Frosty Christmas" paper pack. I have used 2 different Die-namics snowflake dies to make my snowflake. I have added some blue gems and white pearls from The Hobby House, and some organze ribbon and a snowflake charm from my stash.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges -
A Creative Romance - Winter Blues
As You Like It Challenge - What's Your Favourite : Spots or Stripes? (spots are deffinatly my favourite as they seem to go well with all themes of card and all other paper types, even busy patterns!)
Crafty Little Fairies - Inspired By A Song (Frosty The Snowman)
Crafty Ribbons Challenge - Anything Goes With Ribbon
Divas By Design - Something Snowy
Ladybug Crafts Ink TLT - Use Kraft Cardstock
Papertake Weekly - Snow And Ice
Simply Magnolia - Anything Goes
Tilda's Town Challenge - Favourite Tilda or Edwin



Thursday, November 14, 2013

Baby Love


For my card I have used a stamp from Lili Of The Valley called "Baby Blanket". I have coloured my image with ProMarkers and added some Stickles. My papers are from the Craftwork Cards "Macaroon" pack and the Forever Friends "Spring Time" paper pack. I have used aNellie Snellen "Multi Flower" frame die, Marianne Designs "Lace Border" die , and a Marianne Designs "Swirl Circle" die. My flowers, mini buttons and gems are from my stash.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
Crafting Musketeers Challenge - Pretty Pastels
Crafty Little Fairies - Inspired By A Song (Baby Love - The Supremes)
Lothian Crafts Challenge - Must Use A Marianne Designs Die


Monday, November 11, 2013

Crafty Cardmakers DT Card - Challenge #104 Paper Piecing

Time for out latest challenge at Crafty Cardmakers! For this challenge we are hosted by Viv , and she has chosen the theme 'Paper Piecing'.

Viv would like to see something paper pieced on your project. You could, for example, paper piece a flower, part of your image such as a character's clothing, you could even paper piece an animal image for a funky look.. I am sure you can think of other ideas!

We are sponsored by 
with two of their fabulous digis
 
and also by Woodware
With a prize of £12.00 to spend at your favourite Woodware Stockist, either in store or on line

Here is my Paper Pieced card.....


For my card I have used a LOTV stamp coloured with ProMarkers. I have used We R Memory Keepers "Vintage T" papers to paper piece the "DAD" and also his little tie. My other papers are from the DCWV "Boyhood" stack. To embellish I have added some nail heads and hammer brad.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
Cute Card Thursday - Animal Magic
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Country View Challenges - Letters (the little bear is hanging Giant Letters)


Saturday, November 9, 2013

Ugly Sweater


To make my card I have used:
Image - Saturated Canary Digi Stamp "Ugly Christmas Sweater"
Papers - Crafts Too "Christmas" Pack and Papermania "Noel" Pack
Medium - ProMarkers and Stickles
Dies and Punches - Woodware Leaf Punch and Various Star dies
Embellishments - Dovecraft Paper Doily, Red Grosgrain Ribbon, Flowers and Star Gems (from my stash)

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
A Gem Of A Challenge - Gems,Gems,Gems
AnMa Creatief Challenge - Christmas / Winter
Crafty Calender Challenge - All Things Christmas
Crafty Little Fairies Challenge - Christmas In November
I ♥ ProMarkers - All That Glitters
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Passion For ProMarkers - Geeks (Images with glasses)
Saturated Canary Challenge - Sketch by Maria Therese
Stamping Sensations - Christmas
Sweet Stampin' Challenge - Christmas Is Coming
Whimsy Stamps Challenge - Anything Goes

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Xmas Hamster



For my card I have used a digi stamp by Wee Stamps (Sylvia Zet) called "Xmas Hamster" which I have coloured with my ProMarkers and added lots of Stickles and pearls as snowfall. My papers are from the LOTV "Frosty Christmas" paper pad. I have used various nesties and a small Woodwear leaf punch. All of my white pearls are from The Hobby House and the blue ones and mini buttons are from my stash.


I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
A Gem Of A Challenge - Christmas Is Coming
Allsorts Challenge - Christmas Cheer
AnMa Creatief Challenge - Christmas / Winter
City Crafter Challenge - Photo Inspiration
Crafty Calender Challenge - All Things Christmas
Crafty Little Fairies - Christmas In November
Cute Card Thursday - Animal Magic
Delightful Challenges - All That Glitters
I ♥ Promarkers - All That Glitters
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Magnolia-licious Challenge - Anything Goes (with Magnolia or Wee Stamp)
Stamping Sensations - Christmas
The Hobby House Challenge - Pearls (my white pearls are from The Hobby House)
Totally Gorjuss - Anything Goes With Snow
Totally Papercrafts - Button It Up
Whimsy Stamps Challenge - Anything Goes
Winter Wonderland Challenge - Blue And White Only



Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Sweet Tooth Christmas Card

 

For my card I have used a House-Mouse digi stamp from the Joanna Sheen House-Mouse Triple Cd. I have coloured the image with my ProMarkers and added some Stickles. All of my papers are from "The Christmas And Winter 180 Stack" from DCWV that I bought a couple of weeks ago. My snowflakes are made with the Cheery Lynn Snowflakes plate die and also a Tonic punch. I have added some gems and pearls from my stash.

I would like to enter my card in the following challenges:
A Gem Of A Challenge - Christmas Is Coming
Allsorts Challenge Blog - Christmas Cheer
AnMaCreatief Challenge - Christmas/Winter
Crafty Calender Challenge - All Things Christmas
Cute Card Thursday - Sparkles
Joanna Sheen Challenge - Food For Thought
Ooh La La Challenge - Food / Drink
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Stamping Sensations - Christmas
Sketch and Stash Challenge - Sketch #125 (my new stash is all of the papers and snowflake die)
Whimsy Stamps Challenge - Anything Goes