Wednesday, 26 July 2017

I Love Promarkers: One for the boys

 
Hello,
This week's challenge at I love Promarkers is
For this challenge, we are sponsored by Dr Digi who gave the DT images to use. I used Gramps.
The papers are from Nitwit collections gentleman folk, matted on black.
I finished with a sentiment.

The Paper Shelter: Anything goes


Hello,
There is a special two week challenge over at The Paper Shelter this fortnight as it is our summer break and our theme is anything goes.
For my card I used the image Mad about comics. Any comic fans will know last weekend was comic con, and as a big comic tv show fan this image really stood out.
I used the pre coloured image and die cut into a circle.
The papers are first edition pick and mix.
I added some card candi to finish.

Monday, 24 July 2017

Besties: Pretty Snowgirl

 
Hello,
My second card for today is another Christmas card, this time featuring this pretty snowgirl image from the My Besties shop.
I coloured my image with Promarkers. The papers are from first edition Christmas promise, matted on white.
I kept it simple adding a sentiment and some ribbon and a ow to finish.

Challenges:

Christmas With The Cuties: Favorite festive digi


Hello,
It is time for a new challenge over at Christmas with the Cuties and this months theme is Favorite festive digi!
For this challenge, we are sponsored by Paper Nest dolls.
I chose this sweet christmas angel, coloured with promarkers.
The papers are by Lemoncraft, all matted on white. I added some lace, red roses and holly leaves and a sentiment to finish. 

Challenges:


Thursday, 20 July 2017

Tilda Seaside Shaker Card

 
Hello,
 I have a summery shaker card to share today featuring some Magnolia stamps. I used the seaside scene for inside the shaker and a beach Tilda from a collection a few years ago.
I coloured all images with Promarkers.
I filled my shaker with sequins, pale blue,green and pink.
The papers are from Nitwit collections nautical range. I also added some checked ribbon, lace and pearls.

Challenges:


Wednesday, 19 July 2017

The Paper Shelter: Summer

 
Hello,
It is time for a new challenge over at The Paper Shelter and this weeks challenge is Summer.
For my card I used the new image enjoy the summer. I created a retirement card.
The image is coloured with Promarkers and the papers are from an old my minds eye paper pad.

We look forward to seeing your creations and remember, if you use one of the TPS images, you could win a $30 gift voucher to the store.


Tuesday, 18 July 2017

Creative Inspirations: Anything goes Summer Break


Hello!
Im a few days late with my Creative Inspirations card this week but im back now.
This time our challenges runs for a month so you have plenty of time to enter.
Our theme is anything goes and our sponsor, Bugaboo kindly gave us images to use. I used this sweet Birthday chick, coloured with promarkers.
The papers are from Craft Asylum, all matted on white.  I kept it simple an added a sentiment to finish.


Challenges:

Monday, 17 July 2017

Besties Shaker Easle

 
Hello,
Today I have a shaker easel card to share using My Besties Ginger.
I created this card using my collection of circular dies. I matted all my layers on white. The papers are from Nitwit collections Girly girl range.
I coloured my image with Promarkers.
I stamped a LOTV sentiment in my shaker and filled with pink and pale blue sequins.
I added rose ribbon and flowers to finish.

Challenges:



Sunday, 16 July 2017

Darling Buds Marigold

 

Hello,
My card today features an image from the Polka Doodles Darling buds range. This is Marigold. 
I found an old paper pad which featured some pretty orange papers and used them for my card. I coloured the image with Promarkers.
I added one of the sentiments from the Darling buds bundle, some orange flowery ribbon and some flowers to finish. 

I'd like to enter this into:

Saturday, 15 July 2017

My Besties: Special someone tag

 
Hello,
I have a large tag to share featuring one of the My Bestie images.
I made a tag using white card and peach papers from Anna Marie Designs blissful collection.
I coloured my bestie with Promarkers and fussy cut.
I die cut a fancy spellbinder oval and stamped my sentiment inside. I finished by adding some flowers. The tag also has a pocket on the back so it can be used as a gift card or money holder.

Challenges;


Friday, 14 July 2017

My Besties: Carley Day out

 

Hello,
Today I have a card to share featuring the My Besties image, Carley day out. I coloured my image with Promarkers.
I used Anna Marie Designs blissful cocoa papers for this card, all matted on white.
I added pearls, a daily, flowers and a sentiment.

I'd like to enter this into:


All Dressed up: Spring walks


Hello,
I have a quick card make to share featuring an image that i won a few weeks ago. This is Spring walks and comes from All Dressed up.
I coloured my image with promarkers. The papers are from first edition Sweet Nothings, all matted on black.
I added some black pearls and a sentiment to finish.

Id like to enter this into:

Wednesday, 12 July 2017

I Love Promarkers: anything goes

 
Hello,
It is time for a new challenge over at I love Promarkers and our theme is anything goes.
We are also celebrating our 8th birthday!
This fortnight our sponsor is IKE'S Art who kindly gave the DT images to use.
For my card I used Athena without scenery. I used this in age with Anna Marie Designs blissful peach papers, all matted on white. I added a sentiment and flowers to finish.







Saturday, 8 July 2017

Best Teacher

 
Hello,
I have a card to share today featuring a Saturated canary image from the most recent subscription package. This featured in the July section.
I used some old my minds eye papers all matted on white. I die cut my image into a circle and made a mat for it. I added some ribbon and lace, grey pearls and finished with a sentiment.

Challenges:

Birthday Bestie

 

Hello,
I have another Bestie card to share. At the moment I can't get enough of these images and am constantly using them.
When I saw this sweet image I knew I had to have it.
I coloured my image, Sweet Mary Lou, with Promarkers.
I used Nitwit collections happy too papers all matted on white.
I added a round sentiment, a doily,flowers, ribbon and pearls.

Id like to enter this into:








Friday, 7 July 2017

Bestie Friends

 

Hello,
 I have a card to share today featuring one of my new Bestie digi buys. This week I've treated myself to some of these cute images. 
I coloured this image with Promarkers. The papers are from the Anna Marie Designs blissful cocoa set. I added a doily, sentiment, pearls and flowers.

I'd like to enter this into the following:

Wednesday, 5 July 2017

The Paper Shelter: Going Digital

 
Hello,
It is time for another A Team challenge over at The Paper Shelter and this weeks challenge is Going digital. So for this challenge, we want you to use anything digital be a digi, papers and even sentiments. As long as you have a digital item, you can enter. 
Remember, if you use one of our images you have the chance to win a $30 gift voucher to the store were you will find beautiful images and papers.

For my card, I created an easel. My image is We won! Perfect for any sport fans out there. I used some studio light papers and die cut a football shirt and some football's. I added a sentiment to finish. 

Challenges:

Monday, 3 July 2017

Edna with Chocolate Shaker

 
Hello,
Today I have a card to share that I entered into last weeks Stamping bella Bellarific Friday challenge which was Make a shaker card. 
This is pretty new to me. I made a few shakers about ten years ago and could never get along with them. I think I've come a fair way since then so can happily admit they weren't very good!
For this one, I used my circular dies and used SB image, Edna with chocolate. The matching sentiment is also there, but in the photo is hidden with sequins. I used Nitwit collections grin and bear it papers and used pale pink sequins. I added flowers to finish.

Challenges:

Saturday, 1 July 2017

Tennis Tilda

 
Hello,
Today I have a sporty card to share using Tilda playing tennis. I'm a big tennis fan and at the moment there's quite a bit on tv which is what inspired this make. It's been a while since I stamped up any Tilda's so this makes a change.
I used Anna Marie Designs blissful green papers, coloured my image with Promarkers and added a sentiment and flowers to finish.

I'd like to enter this into:

Thursday, 29 June 2017

Challenge Post

 

Hello,
 I have a challenge post today with a couple of cards to share. My first is a card I made using Cool skater, an image from The Paper Shelter. I know when I think of making a sporty card, I think of making a male themed card, but I decided to go down the girly route. I coloured my image using Promarkers. The papers are from Nitwit collections Authentiqe collection, all matted on navy. I kept the card simple and added a sentiment to finish.

Challenges:




 
My second card is a little different,. Rather than using a image, I used a sentiment to create this pretty birthday card. This one came from Lili of the valley. I printed off the sentiments and created a shaker card.
The papers are from Anna Marie Designs blissful pink collection. I added pink lace, ribbon a large bow and some pearls.

Challenges:

Creative Inspirations: Dots an stripes

 
Hello,
I'm a day late with this post after computer issues but I'm back to share my card for this fortnights Creative Inspirations challenge. Our theme this fortnight is spots and / or stripes.
For my card, I used a digi from Di's digi downloads, coloured with Promarkers. I used some old Doodlebug papers, all matted on white. I added some pink ribbon and a bow and a sentiment from LOTV.

Challenges:
I always use my ribbon and add a bow to most cards. I love using ribbon to make bows as I think it adds a pretty, feminine feel to my a cards.

Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Christmas with the Cuties: clean and simple

Hello,
It is time for a new challenge over at Christmas with the cuties and this months challenge is Clean and simple. 
For this challenge, we were given sponsor images from Crafty sentiments. I used this image called Welcome snowman.
I embossed white card with a snowflake folder, added to a silver mat, die cut my topper into a circle and another mat in silver and finished with a sentiment.

Saturday, 24 June 2017

Izzy and her cart


Hello,
Today i have a card to share using another Di's Digi downloads image. This one i have had for quite a while and i cant quite remember the real title but it think it may be Izzy and her cart.
I coloured the image using promarkers. The papers are from the Nitwit range Romance and roses collection. I added pearls and a sentiment to finish.

Id like to enter this into:

Friday, 23 June 2017

Baby Safari

 
Hello,
Today I have a card to share using one of the images from my Di's digi downloads prize. I saw this cute image and had to have it. This image is great coloured in natural colours or as baby toys like this one.
The papers are from Nitwit collections stuffed love collection. I added the Welcome to the world sentiment and two pale pink starts in the corner.

I'd like to enter this into: 

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

The Paper Shelter: ribbons and buttons

 
Hello,
It is time for the A Teams challenge over at TPS and this week our challenge is ribbons and buttons.
For my card, I used the sweet Just me!, coloured with Promarkers. 
They layout for this card is similar to a card I made earlier in the year using circles. The papers are from the dovecraft Serendipity pack. I sometimes struggle with these papers as they are large patterns, but using the circular style layout, you just highlight the patterns. 
I added buttons and a bow as well as a sentiment to finish.

I can't wait to see your creations, be sure to come and join in.

Saturday, 17 June 2017

Sharpening Pencils

 
Hello,
Today I have another interactive card featuring another new house mouse stamp of mine, this one is called Sharpening pencils. I coloured my image as usual with Promarkers. The papers are from an old LOTV / Nitwit pad called One birdie lane. I simply added pearls to finish.
As you can see below, once you pick up the strip, it reveals a hidden message.


Id like to enter this into the following
Challenges:

Thursday, 15 June 2017

A Bella Wedding


Hello,
Today i have a wedding card to share featuring two stamping bella stamps.
My first is the main image of a wedding couple, the second is the sentiment which came from the Close up wedding stamp. I love this sentiment it has to be my favorite. I use it rather than Congratulations as that can get a bit boring over time.
The papers, although look grey are classed as teal and came from the Anna Marie Designs Blissful teal set. I coloured the main image with promarkers.I added lace down the edge, some flowers and the sentiment to finish.


Id like to enter this into:


Wednesday, 14 June 2017

I Love Promarkers: Monochrome/ Shades of one colour


Hello,
It is time for a new challenge over at I Love Promarkers and this fortnights theme is Monochrome/ Shade of one colour.

We are sponsored by The Paper Shelter, and were kindly given some images to use. I chose The Lady.

For my card i used papers from the Anna Marie Designs Blissful pink range to give it a distressed look. I added some tan lace, flowers and a sentiment from LOTV.

Creative Inspirations: Furry/ Feathered Friends


Hello,
There is a new challenge over at Creative Inspirations and this fortnights theme is Furry or Feathered Friends.

For my card, i used this cute Hedgehog image from Di's Digi Designs. I coloured it using promarkers. The papers are from Anna Marie Designs Blissful cotton range, all matted on white. I then kept the card simple, adding a ribbon, bow and some pearls to finish.

Monday, 12 June 2017

Flower Arranging Crossover Card


Hello,
I wanted to share a card i have been making over the weekend. Last week i treated myself to some new House Mouse stamps. This is just one of them, called Flower Arranging. Isn't it cute?
I die cut my image with some spellbinder labels and coloured with promarkers.
I created a crossover card, something ive only done once or twice before. I used Anna Marie Designs Blissful pink papers, all matted on white. I then added lace and flowers to the front. 

This is a picture of the tag which features on the inside.
I stamped a smaller mouse from one of the other stamp sets {My favorite mini image} onto a tag and added Best wishes.



Id like to enter this into:



LadyBirds


Hello,
Today i have a card to share featuring a brand new stamp i received last week.
I coloured this Bestie image with promarkers and die cut into a fancy shape.
The papers are from Nitwit collections Ladies and Gentleman range. I added some pretty pink ribbon, a bow, a ladybird embellishment and a sentiment to finish.

Id like to enter this into the following:




Thursday, 8 June 2017

Birthday


Hello,
Today i have a card to share using this image by Di's Digi Designs. This is called Cherish the Moment. I coloured my image with promarkers and used it with the beautiful Blissful cotton papers from Anna Marie Designs.
I added a Happy birthday kraft sentiment, pearls and lace.

Id like to enter this into:
Lace, stripes, pearls


Wednesday, 7 June 2017

The Paper Shelter: Flower Power

 
Hello,
This weeks challenge over at The Paper Shelter is Flower Power.
For my card, I created an easel card. The papers are Anna Marie Designs blissful peach papers. I added ribbon, a bow, lace, a daily, pins, pearls and flowers. 
My image this week is The Lady, coloured with Promarkers.

I look forward to seeing what you create.

Id like to enter this into the following:

Saturday, 3 June 2017

Altenew: Sending Thanks

 

Hello,
My latest Altenew card features the spring daisies and the leaves from the peony bouquet set. I created this card with the Colour Throwdown challenge colours in mind, navy, pale pink, gold and white, sending thanks to a friend.
I created a patterned background using the peony bouquet leaves in navy, then stamped the outline around them in gold. I matted it on navy card.
I stamped the daisies in pale pink and again outlined in gold then cut them out . I matted my gold sentiment on the navy card and added.


Challenges:

Flowers and friends make life a garden


House Mouse: Chamomile Tea Easle


Hello,
I have an easel card to share today featuring a House mouse image. This image of the mice with their hopper friend I use quite a bit as it is versatile and can be used for many occasions and relatives.
I created an easel card using Anna Marie Designs blissful pink papers. I added lace and flowers and one of the matching blissful sentiments, this one for a birthday.

Challenges:


Thursday, 1 June 2017

Special Bundle

 
Hello,
I have a card to share today using one of the old Saturated canary images, coloured as usual with Promarkers.
I die cut it into an oval. The papers are from the Nitwit collections happy range. I added a heart doily, tan lace, pearls and a sentiment to finish.

Challenges:


Wednesday, 31 May 2017

I Love Promarkers: SuperHeros

 

Hello, 
There's a new challenge over at I love Promarkers this week and this fortnights theme is Superheros. I love this theme as I'm a big superhero fan myself. This fortnight we are sponsored by Digital delights who kindly donated images for the DT. They have many superhero themed images. For my card I used Heroic Henry. 
The papers are from Super Stuey, a nitwit collections kit, all matted on black. I added some blue drops and the 'you are my favourite superhero' sentiment from a stamping bella stamp.

Creative Inspirations: Favorite things


Hello,
It is time for a new challenge over at Creative inspirations and this fortnight challenge is...

FAVOURITE THINGS

For my card I used an image I won from All Dressed up, just married featuring this lovely wedding campervan, perfect for a couple who don't do traditional. I used a mix of Anna Marie Designs blissful papers, both cotton and pink. I added a heart daily, ribbon, pearls and a sentiment tag.

My favourite things on this card are the papers and pearls.


Challenges:

Tuesday, 30 May 2017

Christmas With The Cuties: Snuggly Bears


Hello,
I hope everyone had a nice long weekend.
It is time for challenge number 6 at Christmas With The Cuties and this months challenge is Snuggly Bears.

For my card, i used this Magnolia Christmas bear stamp, coloured with promarkers and made a 1st christmas card. I used Wild Rose studio papers, all matted on white and i think are called Winter Wonderland.
I added die cut snowflakes, ribbon and bow, sentiment and pearls.

Friday, 26 May 2017

Happy 1st Birthday!


Hello,
My second cute card to share today was made using a digi from Di's Digi Designs. A while back i won some images which i have just rediscovered. It was pointed out to me what a nice first birthday card it would make, so here it is!
I coloured my image with promarkers. This card is a 7x7, and the papers are from Nitwit collections Happy range, a set i use A LOT.
I added some ribbon, buttons and a computer generated sentiment.

Challenges:
My favourite fur tone is a mix of ivory, vanilla, pastel beige and sandstone, (Promarkers). It's a bit different to doing brown's all the time and I like the lighter tones.

Golf Mouse



Hello,
I have a couple of cute cards to share today, my first using this sweet House Mouse image which i made as a fathers day card. I coloured my image, once i had die cut into a circle, with promarkers.
The papers are from Manpants, a range by Nitwit collections. I also added embossed dotty squares to give some texture. I finished with a Worlds best dad sentiment from LOTV.


Challenges:



I Love Promarkers: One for the boys

  Hello, This week's challenge at I love Promarkers is For this challenge, we are sponsored by Dr Digi who gave the DT images to ...