Sunday 29 July 2012

Challenge post

My first card is for the passion for promarkers fruity/fruit coloured challenge.
I used echo park papers and a saturated canary image.
Flowers from wild orchid crafts.

This card is for the following challenges.
Divas by design - birthday
Charisma cards- monochrome
Mymumscraftshop- girly birthdays

I used a lili of the valley image and kanban apricot papers. I then added ribbon, fiberes, pearl flower chain, flowers and a charm.

Friday 27 July 2012

Distressing with Lace at F&F

It's friday, which means there is a new challenge over at Fussy and Fancy, and for this fortnight its.....

For my card, i used the marry you digi from Saturated Canary, coloured with promarkers.
I used papers from Wild rose studios wedding collection and added some ivory lace and a doily.
I used a large magnolia brown dahlia and two lilly's to finish the corner.
My distressing is around the paper, rather than using inks, i scraped the edges of my papers with scissors to get a rough finish.

I hope you can join us for this challenge.

Wednesday 25 July 2012

Challenge post

Special couple.
This card is for the following challenges.
Joanna sheen: Animals
I used this Jayne netley mayhew stamp and coloured with promarkers.
I then matted some DCWV paper onto hammered white card and punched a border using a martha stewart punch in the same card.
I stamped the matching sentiment and added pearls and flowers.

Hugs and kisses and Fairy wishes!
This card is for the DP2 challenge, hugs and kisses.
I used teenage fairy Mia and coloured with promarkers.
Again i used hot off the press Serendipity papers and printed out a sentiment.

Happy Birthday Tilda

This card is for the following challenges.
Mymumscraftshop: Birthday Girls
Just magnolia and hanglar: Birhtday
Magnolia stamp lovers: Sugar and spice Tilda only.
Divas by design - birthday

I used Hot off the press serendipity papers, and also created bunting from them.
I added flowers from Wild orchid crafts and ribbon.
Image coloured with promarkers.

Monday 23 July 2012

Saturated canary- Black, white and one colour.

For this challenge, i used black, white and peach.
I used the Blanche image and coloured with promarkers.
And i used kanban apricot papers and flowers from wild orchid crafts.

Sunday 22 July 2012

Down on the farm

This card is for the passion for promarkers, down on the farm challenge.
I used a Sarah Kay stamp and first edition boho chic papers.

Flowers are a mix of Magnolia and wild orchid crafts.

Friday 20 July 2012

Summertime fun for house mouse.HMFMC124

This card is for the summer challenge ovr at house mouse and friends.
I used this cute seaside image, and papers from this months Making cards magazine.


I was so excited yesterday to see i had won the TOMIC challenge for june {YAY!} and i cant wait to see what the secret prize is!!....

Anyway, todays card is using new Saturated Canary digi, Jules with her lovely kitty.
I used dovecrafts back to basics papers, ivory lace and a sentiment.

This card is for..
Papertake weekly: Girly
I love promarkers: Sparkle  {on her dress}
My mums craft shop: Cats and dogs.

Monday 16 July 2012

Pack Light

This card was made using the new digi from Saturated Canary, called Pack Light.
I coloured her in with promarkers, and matted on kraft.
The paper came from this times scrapbook magazine, and i added a large cream bow, blue flowery detail and a bon voyage tag.

Saturday 14 July 2012

Singing/Dancing challenge over at DP2

Todays card is for the singing and dancing challenge over at DP2.
I used this image of a little girl playing her drum with her dog and created a 4th of july inspired card, using red,white and blue portobello road papers.
It made a change from making an olympic/jubilee theme.
The image is coloured with promarkers, and everything is matted on Kraft.

Wednesday 11 July 2012

Shabby Chic at Wild Orchid Challenge

This card is for the Shabby chic challenge at wild orchid challenge.
Im not that good at shabby, but i think this turned out ok.

Things used:
Raspberry Road papers
Saturated canary digi - Fancy {free digi}
Flowers: wild orchid crafts
Ribbon, lace and cheesecloth from my ribbon bag.
Pearls- joanna sheen

Bling and Sketch

Today's post has 2 challenge cards in it.
My first is for Saturated Canary, who's challenge this fortnight is Bling It On.
I used first edition dreamcatcher papers, some purple and white ribbon, gems and a large butterfly.

The other challenge is over at Sketchy challenges.
I used k and co papers and this saturated canary image,which ive had coloured for a while.
I added pearls and a sentiment, as well as ribbon and some twine, to give the texture of the straw skirt.

Sunday 8 July 2012

Challenge cards

This card is for 2 challenges,
Passion for promarkers- sketch
mymumscraftshop- photo inspiration

I used the new tilda with sewing machine stamp. I took inspiration from the colours of the photo, green, pink and yellow.
I then added flowers, lace, buttons and a sentiment.

This card is for another two challenges.
DP2- Anything
Creative inspirations- sketch
I used first edition, daydream papers and added ribbon, lace, pearls and flowers.


This card is for the i love promarker challenge.
I used saturated canary image, Marissa with her guitar and used first edition Boho Chic papers.

I added wooden flowers, ribbon and twine.

I also added a silver guitar charm.

Wednesday 4 July 2012

By the Sea

I created this canvas a few weeks ago, ready for any seaside/beachy themed challenges that came up.
It uses papers from Debbi moores summerbreeze cd rom, some cheesecloth from a jar of shells, shells and a Tilda image.

The verse came from , under the resorces area.
This is for the following challenges:
Magnolia stamp lovers: Vacation themed
Totally Tilda: Seaside

Yay!!! New Magnolia collection!

Before i write my post, Happy 4th of july to my american followers and visitors!

Today's card features one of the NEW autumn range Tilda images, which havent been released yet.
There are so many cute ones i cant wait to show them off on here, but my first card uses Tilda with a goose.

The image is coloured with promarkers.
TIP: to colour the goose, i used ivory around the edges rather than colouring the whole image.
The papers are - Boho Chic from First edition
Sentiment- Wee stamps { free with an old issue of papercraft essentials}
Flowers: wild orchid crafts and magnolia
Doily and pearls- Joanna Sheen

This card is for the following challenges:
Passion for promarkers: sketch
Simply magnolia: Tilda with an animal
Magnolia down under: Shabby chic

Tuesday 3 July 2012

Challenge post

I have 2 cards to share today, my first being for the DP2 challenge, which is straight from the heart.
I used Bella and Bronte and made this card on the theme of friendship.
I also used hot off the press soft nostalgia papers.

This card used the new Saturated Canary image, librarian.
I used my echo park graceful this and that papers, to make this simple design for
I love promarkers- anything
creative inspirations- anything

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