Friday 22 November 2019

R is for Ribbon

Good morning, welcome to my blog.
Today we have a new challenge at Alphabet Challenges
Emma R has chosen for the letter R, R is for  - Ribbon
Please check up the details and see the inspiration by 
the design team over on the blog.
On my tag the main focal point is a Santa stamp by
Inkadinkado. Snowflakes were stamped with Versamark,
and embossed with white EP. to forma a resist.
The tag was blended with DI Iced Spruce and Chipped Sapphire.
Santa's face was coloured with Promarkers, his glasses with a Sakura
Gelly roll black pen.
The greeting was stamped onto vellum, crystal gems and
a mixture of  a blue ribbons bow. Enjoy the challenge. Call again.

Thursday 21 November 2019

Get Ready for Christmas

Good morning, welcome to my blog.
A new challenge begins at Cardz 4 Galz today.
Sue has chosen for us #110 Get Ready for Chirstmas.
For more information pop over to the blog, a good chance
to see the wonderful inspiration by the design team.
I used a white scallop edge card. Gold mirri as a mat for
a white embossed card - I used a Christmas Vines EF.
I used alcohol inks to colour a piece of silver mirri card.
Then stamped with Stazon on to baubles which were free
with a magazine. I cut out the shapes, added to the card with
3D form (dimensionals). 
Gold peel offs for the strings.
Hope you are enjoying making your cards for Christmas.

Tuesday 19 November 2019

Icy Cold

Good morning, thanks for your visit. Today at
Cardz 4 Guyz we have a new challenge, chosen by Sian
Challenge #233  Icy Cold
For more details please pop to the blog, you will also
see the wonderful Icy Cold inspiration from the design team. 
I made a 7" card, stamped snowflakes by Sheena Douglass- 
Ornate Snowflakes and heat embossed with silver E.P.
around the edges. Used a silver mirri mat for the main card. 
Watercoloured the sky with Distress Inks. 
Main image stamp is Scenic Winter by Sheena Douglass.
I coloured the trees with a green Promarker and a white gel pen.
Scattered with Irridescent Glitter, Glue pen and Diamond Frost. 
Sentiment from my stash.
Hope you don't have any icy cold weather wherever you may be. 
Stay warm and keep crafting.

Friday 15 November 2019

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas.

Hello everyone, thanks for your visit.
Today we begin a new challenge at
Sparkles Monthly Challenges.
#122 It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas
For more details please check out the blog, you will
also see the inspiration by the design team.
I have used Kraft card to mat all of my papers and layers.
The blue papers are from Simply Christmas CD by the Dreamees.
The adorable stamp is by Little Claire Designs (closed)
I used Promarkers to colour the image.
Enjoy crafting.

Monday 11 November 2019

Red, Green and White

Hello again, thanks for your visit. Today at Make My Monday
our new challenge begins.
#109 Red, Green and White
Please check out the blog for details and to see the
inspiration from the design team. 
I started with a green card, a white mat and a red background.
Two strips of Washi tape to decorate. The gnome stamps were 
freebies with a 2018 magazine, I painted/coloured them with
watercolours and inks.
The sentiment being from the same stamp set. 
Have fun, keep crafting.

Friday 8 November 2019

Q is for Quick and Easy

Hello, I am so pleased  to be crafting again. The past,
almost three weeks, being ill with a chest infection have
been totally awful. The thing is I am again back to me, 
and back to crafting. I send get well wishes to
all who may be feeling poorly and a gentle hug.
Back to business - today we begin a new challenge at
For the letter Q - Maryvonne has chosen
Quick and Easy
Please pop over to the blog to see the amazing work by the team.
Again, I have a square card, with an orange plain backing card.
Spiced Marmalade and Peeled Paint Oxide Inks on a 
stamping block, sprayed with water, used as a stamp to 
provide the background. Edged with a 01 Micron pen.
Stamped with Funky Flowers by Crafty Roo Designs with 
black Versafine.
Re-stamped and pieces decoupaged then painted with 
the same colours. The sentiment by the same company
stamped with the same two colours again.
White card edged with 01 Micron pen. 
Have fun. enjoy the challenge. 

Thursday 7 November 2019

Let It Snow

Hello, today we begin a new challenge at
Cardz 4 Galz.
Lynda has chosen Challenge # 109 Let It Snow.
Please check out the blog and also see the wonderful
inspiration by the Design Team.
My card is a small C6 - 6" x 4" - I used a bauble shaped
template within which I stamped the Winter Cabin.
The Winter Cabin - the bauble template are by Inkylicious.
The sentiment by Crafter's Companion, 
Distress Ink - Stormy Sky.
Ultrafine snow glitter also from Inkylicious. 
Have fun crafting and creating.