Friday, 18 January 2019

V is for Vehicle

Hello, thanks for your visit. Today at Alphabet Challenges 
we have reached the letter V -  Emma R has chosen
V is for Vehicle
It would be a shame to miss the DT's inspiration so please
do pop over to see them.
My 7" sq card has been designed and created using 
papers printed from a Hunkydory USB#7. 
The greeting stamp is one in my stash. 
Have fun everyone. 

Thursday, 17 January 2019

Dimensional Elements

Hello, thanks for popping by, I hope you are well.
Today we begin a new challenge at 
Donna has chosen for the next two weeks
Dimensional Elements
We look forward to seeing your interpretations.
Please pop  over to see the DT's inspiring cards.
I am thinking of spring, (I wish) - A 6" sq card.
I created a frame - with my new square dies, (love them).
Adhered to card with dimensional stickers.
Paper from Craftwork Cards - Meadow papers.
Stamped Funky Flowers inside panel.
Stamped Funky Bird, added with dimensional stickers.
Funky Flowers and Bird are by Hobby Art. 
Wooden 'friends' and wooden butterfly  coloured with

Tuesday, 15 January 2019

Sparkles -New Year- New Stash

Hello, thanks for popping by. I do hope Santa was good to you
over the festive season because our first challenge for 2019 at
Challenge # 112 - New Year, New Stash
The DT have some fabulous inspiration awaiating your visit.
My new stash on this 7" card, bought with present money, are
a set of square dies, I never could get a perfect square, no matter
how hard I tried. I also bought a new Friends set of stamps, from
a Making Cards and Papercrafts Magazine sale.
Papers used from my stash, Promarkers used to colour.

Trains, Planes and/or Automobiles

Hello, thanks for your visit. Today we begin a new challenge
over at Cardz 4 Guyz.   Jane has chosen for our first
challenge in 2019 - 
 Challenge # 211 Trains, Planes and/or Automobiles
The DT have some fabulous inspiration, please pop over.
For my card I created a scene using Hobby Art Stamps
from the Flypast set. The sky was painted with T.H. Distress Inks
Tumbled Glass and a little of Blue China.
The remainder were coloured with Promarkers.

Friday, 11 January 2019

Winter Birthday

Hello, welcome to my blog. Today at My Time To Craft
our new challenge  is for a Winter Birthday
Please check out the blog the DT have some great cards.
I decided to go for a black and white card.
The card is a 6" square scallop edged.
Papers are from dovecraft back to Basics Monochrome. 
The stamp Santoro Mini Gorguss - The Scarf.
Dies - Greeting and Marianne Oval -  Embellished with a Debonair Flower. 
Happy New Year to all.

Wednesday, 9 January 2019

A Shaped Card

Happy new year to everyone. I hope you are well.
Today at back to Basics and Beyond, we are kicking off the year,
with an easy one  - Challenge #19 is ~A Shaped Card
It can be any shape but NOT a Square or a Rectangle.
Please pop over to see the fabulous ideas from the DT.
I resorted to an old CD of mine Fabulous Fellas CD-
by Katy Sue Designs.
I have printed and slightly decoupaged a collection of
sports equipment, placed on a lozenge shape.
The background papers were printed and added to red paper to outline.
The outer card also has had its corners cut inward to create an unsual shape.

Friday, 4 January 2019

U is for Use Some stitching real or faux

Hello and thanks for your visit. Today at Alphabet Challenges
we find Silvi has chosen for the letter U 
Use Some Stitching  Real or Faux
Please check out the blog for the rules  and the DT's 
wonderful creations.
An 8" sq card decorated with paper, tissue paper stamping and
embellishments. Most of the sewing is faux. The background papers are from an 
8" paper pad, Victorian Rose. 
The stamps are by La Blanche- the swirls.  A Bavura corset, two ladies faces
are from The Stampman - Across The Miles. The faux stitching stamp is
by Tandastamps.
Additional elements, Flowers I made from paper, Lace stitched into a flower.
Pearls and buttons.  Hope you reel like doing some stitching.