Thursday, 2 July 2015

Summer Sweet Treats

Hi, it's certainly ice cream weather at present, hope your all enjoying 
the warm sunny days. 
Make My Monday are wanting us to enjoy for their challenge

Summer Sweet Treats
and they are currently having a DT Call. Fingers Crossed. 
For my entry I have an 8 inch square Scrapbook page.
taken at a Summer event a mumber of years ago.

Materials Used
Brown, blue and white cardstock
A few strips of paper and card from stash.
Buttons, word buttons, a dragonfly, rings and ribbon from stash
Sentiment created on computer
The Ice Cream cone was made with buff coloured paper, 
I used a ruler and an orange pencil to draw the hash marking
to create the cone.
The ice cream, was created by drawing the shape onto hand made paper
Have fun.

Wednesday, 1 July 2015

Use Ribbon, lace or twine.

Another month has passed by, so here we are at Sparkles Christmas 
for our July challenge, chosen by  Helen N.

Use ribbon, lace or twine.

The DT have created some lovely cards, please pop over  to check them out. 

Materials Used.

White cardstock made into a C6 card
Tartan designer paper for the background.
Digi stamp freebie
Promarkers to colour image
LOTV Festive message tags
Green and white twine from stash. 
Dusting of Tumbled Glass DI
Have fun everyone and good luck.

Tuesday, 30 June 2015

Something beginning with B

Hi again, hope your ready for another challenge over at Cardz 4 Guyz.
When their are 5 Tuesdays in a month we decided to give you 
a totally different form of challenge, so for this week we want to see

Something Beginning with the Letter B
I'm giving no clues other than to 
Please pop over to the blog to see the amazing ideas from the DT.

Materials Used.

White cardstock to make a C6 card 
Black and yellow cardstock for contrast of mats
White cardstock for the stamped image
Heard you caught a little Bug stamp from Woodware
Get Well soon from same set - Take It Easy
Promarkers to colour the image. 
I had loads of ideas for the letter B but this CAS card was just 
asking to be made for a friend of mine. 
Have fun, looking forward to seeing your B creations.

Saturday, 27 June 2015

A Sketch @ MTTC

At My Time To Craft (MTTC) Kim has chosen for us a Sketch.
Please pop over to the blog, we have all created something different, 
a fabulous result due to such an interesting sketch design. 

Materials Used for my card

White cardstock to make a 6" sq. card.
Pretty blue flowery paper from South Korea
which is handmade paper.
Large circle paper from Joanna Sheene CD
White cardstock for stamped image.
Image from a freebie stamp with a magazine.
Promarkers used to colour image
DI Broken China dusted for background image.
Pearls and gold mirri card from stash.
Have fun everyone, I love a sketch, it helps me to do something different.
That  for me is the reason  and purpose of  challenges

Friday, 26 June 2015

J is for Jewels

At Alphabet challenges we are already up to the letter J which for the
next two weeks we are looking forward to seeing


Please pop over to see the lovely creations from the Design Team.

Materials used to make my card. 

White cardstock to make a 6" sq card
Purple card for background
Strip  and paper pieced leaves from designer papers in stash
Die cut from a Go Kreate square scallop die
Woodware stamp - Bubble Bloom - Julie
Card Candi and Jewels
Butterfly from a Marianne Die Cut
Bow from stash
Greeting stamp from Hobbycraft
Have fun everyone, looking forward to seeing your jewels.

Wednesday, 24 June 2015

At the Seaside

Hi, I think we are all ready in the UK for some summer weather, 
we are close to the end of June and it is persistantly raining here at home. 
We at Ruby's Rainbow are wanting to see you

Taka a look at the lovely creations by the Design Team on the blog. 

Materials used for my card.

White cardstock made into a 6" sq card.
Aqua card for background
White card to create the scene
Digi stamp from a friend
Distress Inks -  and Promarkers to colour image.
Birds stamp from Inkylicious
Greetings stamp from Hobbycraft. 
I am entering this card into the challenge 
The Beach at Make My Monday
I am also throwing in my cap for their current DT Call. 

Hope you all get some sunshine soon. 

Tuesday, 23 June 2015

Use a Die or a Punch

Hi everyone, it being Tuesday it's time for the challenge at Cardz 4 Guyz.
Our challenge this week was chosen by Joan
Use a Die or a Punch
don't forget it must be suitable for a male.

Materials Used
White cardstock - made a 6" sq card.
Background paper from DCWV - Rockstar Stack
Marianne Oval Die
Go Kreate Dies - Label Die
LOTV Stamp - Playing Guitar
Promarkers to colour stamped image
Gold Foil - Glue Pen to create gold foiling.
Happy Birthday stamp from Hobbyart. 
Thanks for popping by, hope you are inspired to join in the challenge.