Friday 29 June 2012

Fussy and Fancy challenge: Fancy fold

This fortnights challenge over at the F&F challenge is

For this challenge i created a tri fold, for which you can find info on how to make here.

I used a Saturated Canary image and first edition, summer blooms papers.
I created the flowers by using my tonic punches and adding card candy as middles.

 I hope you all join in, and cant wait to see your creations.

Wednesday 27 June 2012

Saturated Canary: Red, White and Blue

This card is for the Saturated Canary challenge.
Using the olympic image, i also used Potobello road papers, with matching ribbon and pearls

Monday 25 June 2012

Challenge post

Passion for promarkers: Pastels and glitter
image from wee stamps

Tag for official magnolia challengechallenge and simply magnolia.
I love promarkers: 1950s.

Midway reminder for totally tilda

Papers, bunting,and sentiment tag: Hot off the press.

I decorated the inside to make a nice insert using the same papers.

Thursday 21 June 2012


Im back after my holiday, sadly it didnt end to well as i ended up at the hospital on sunday and havent been quite as well since:{
Im hoping to post some things tomorrow, but i may be a bit late with challenges.


p.s. Thanks to everyone who left me a comment on my GD spot card for totally tilda.
I only hope my midway card is just as popular!

Sunday 17 June 2012

Use bunting at Totally Tilda!

A few months ag, i was lucky enough to be asked to be guest designer for this weeks Totally Tilda challenge!
So, this weeks challenge is
I created this card based on the jubilee celebrations.

The papers came from Simply homemade magazine as well as the bunting and celebrate 2012 sentiment.

I coloured happy tilda with promarkers, and matched her blouse to the backing paper.

Sunday 10 June 2012

DP2 Anything challenge

This card is for the anything challenge over at DP2.
I used Berkly as my image and created a back to school card using papers from my first edition hideaway pad.

Cards for boys and girls.

Todays post is showing my entrys for 2 challenges.
My first is:
Lilis little fairies: Card for a boy
Creative inspirations: Card for a male relative.
I used the little boy with his guitar and dog image and my papers are my minds eye. All layered on kraft.

This card is for I love promarkers: for a girl.
I used the LOTV image of the girl with her cat and dog  and coloured using promarkers. My papers are from the Garden Cafe American Crafts digikit on my serif programme.
The sentiments and concertina flower also come from there.

I created a tag that comes out from the side to write a message on, just to make it different.

Thursday 7 June 2012

Promarker challenges

My first card is for the red, white and blue challenge over at Passion for Promarkers.
I used papers from simply homemade magazine and the new Tourist image from Saturated canary.

Again, i used tourist girl, this time with papers from making cards magazine. The paper flowers came from the magazine to along with the sentiment.
This is for I love promarkers: card for a girl challenge

Fancy fold on theme of friendship

Todays card is for the challenge over at Simply Magnolia, which is fancy fold with the theme of friendship.
I used this cute image of Tilda and Edwin sharing a hug.

I decided to make a criss-cross card, using my Kraft cards and my first edition- spring feast papers.
I also used flowers from wild orchid crafts, and stamps from the free gift with Papercraft Essentials.

Monday 4 June 2012

Saturated Canary: Bookmark challenge

Ah, my final post for the day. This is my entry into the bookmark challenge over at Saturated canary.
I used hippster, my first edition:spring feast papers and tags, and i used words cut out from a sheet of paper from my kaisercraft pink gelato.

Challenge post

Ok, onto my second post of the day { just one more to go...}
This is my challenge post for the next few days.
My first card is for both promarker challenges.
Passion for promarkers: Inspired by olympic rings
I love promarkers- Use a digi
I know a lot of people have used this image, but a lot have also chosen the union jack colours, so i went for something different.
I used these bright lime and lilac papers, and made my own matching bunting by cutting triangles.

This is for the DP2 challenge, Weather inspired.
I used barbicue guy, and my first edition: Hideaway paper collection.

Just a Note....

Good afternoon!
I hope everyone is having a great Jubilee bank holday weekend!
Today's card is for two challenges.
Wild orchid crafts: Bingo board - Ribbon+lace, flowers and pink
Lilis little fairies: Anything

I used this cute image of a cat with a bouquet and coloured with promarkers. I matted all my papers up, some layers on Kraft and stuck them on, adding ribbon and lace and a doily. I stuck my image on and added the flowers.

Papers: First edition: Spring feast
Flowers and doliy- Wild orchid crafts
Image- lili of the valley
Lace and ribbon- local haberdashery store.

Saturday 2 June 2012

House mouse challenge: Polka dots and circles.HMFMC120

Good morning!
Todays card is for the house mouse circles and polka dots challenge.
I am a bit late posting it as its nearly the end but ive been busy this week with other things, so here it is.
I used fancy pants summer soul papers and one of my new gruffie stamps. I love this stamp as its so summery and cute!

I cut out a sentiment from the papers and matted it on blue cardstock. These papers go realy well with Kraft cards, which i seem to be into at the minute.

Friday 1 June 2012

Swirls and flourishes at Fussy and fancy

Sorry im late with my challenge post, but here it is.
The challenge at fussy and fancy is

For my second challenge card since joining the DT, i used a saturated canary image as well as my minds eye papers.
I used the new fussy cutting technique and cutall around the birds and swirls.
I created my own bunting from scraps from the pad and added twine and some roses.

I hope you all join in!

Happy Birthday Bronte!

  Hello, Today i have a card to share featuring my favourite characters Bella and Bronte! I coloured my image with promarkers and matched to...