Saturday, 25 February 2017


Hello, today begins a new challenge at My Time To Craft 
The challenge for the next two weeks is Travel. 
Please visit the blog to see the wonderful inspiration form the DT.
I have a scallop edge card, yes my favourite card, I admit.
Papers used are from a Trimcraft pad - English Garden.
The stamp of Paris is by Stampendous.
Coloured gently with pencils. 
Greeting is a stamp by LOTV.
Ribbon and card candi from stash.

Tuesday, 21 February 2017


Hello again, welcome to my blog.
Today we are starting anew challenge at Cardz 4 Guyz.
Jane is challenging us with Underwater.
The DT have again produced amazing inspiration.
Don't miss out on seeing their creations, please do pop over.
I decided to created an underwater scene. The fish are all from one 
stamp by Dimensions Fourth, yes it is an old stamp, but a good one.
The three largest stamps have been decoupaged.
I created the background using mica watercolour paints.
The seaweed and foliage is a stamp by Crafty Sentiments.
Lots of glitter and Glossy Accents added to the fish and bubbles.
Hope you enjoy. 

Monday, 20 February 2017


Hello, welcome to my blog. Today we begin  a new challenge
at Make My Monday.  Joan has chosen for us
BIRDS - Anything to do with birds, nests, flying, eggs, 
we look forward to your entries. The Design Team had fun choosing 
what to do,  hope you pop over to chek them out.
I decided on a whimsical card,  I created the bakground by using
up some more of my stash papers, cutting them into narrow strips.
I die cut a circle and stamped my images, using a new Hunkydory
Birds set, to make a Home Sweet Home card. 
Promarkers to colour.  Navy card - ribbon from stash. 
Looks, see you again. 

Friday, 17 February 2017

Y = You Choose

Hello, welcome to my blog. Today we begin a new challenge at
Alphabet Challenges with Y is for You Choose.
Please go to the blog to see the Design Team's inspiration.
I love these mini Gorguss stamps from Santoro,  I have kept 
the colours to black and white with a hint of Sepia shades.
Hope you like her. she is like me, she loves books. 

Thursday, 16 February 2017

Cardz 4 Teenz

Hi everyone, today we are starting a new exciting challenge 
at Cardz 4 Galz. Babs has challenged us with a brilliant
suggestion, of Cardz 4 Teenz. (Galz only of course) 
The Design Team have created some fabulous inspiration, please
pop over to check them out, we all love comments, they are so 
much appreciated. Thank you.
I decided my card is for an older teenager, who loves her rock music.
Black and pink paper and card. I made the star and added peel off dot waste.
The guitar and sentiment are from Sheena Douglas Rock n Roll
Stamp sets in the Just For Men collection. 

Wednesday, 15 February 2017


Hi, welcome to my blog. Today begins a new challenge 
from 15th Feb until 14th March. at Sparkles Monthly Challenges. 
We know Valentine Day has passed and gone, but we all like to 
share our love with someone at sometime.  The Design Team have 
again given us some amazing inspiration. 
I have made a monochrome black and white card.
The lower section I embossed with Swiss Dots.
The white heart stamped with Versafine Black ink
The black heart heat embossed with white detail powder.
Stamp used is a La Blanche silicon stamp.
The die is from Craft Sensations from The Works.
The sentiment Love is such an old, but favourite stamp. 

Tuesday, 14 February 2017

No Patterned Paper

Hello, welcome to my blog. Today begins a new challenge at
Cardz 4 Guyz.  Julie has chosen - No Patterned Paper.
Your chance to play with inks, embossing folders or even go CAS.
The Design Team have a varied selection to inspire you.
I created the background with three watercolour mica paints.
The stamps are Woodware - Grasses, My Paper World - Grasses
and from Elusive Images (Chocolate Baroque)  the large Hope sentiment.
Have fun, looking forward to seeing the entries.