Thursday, November 28, 2013

Thanks A Million

Hello and welcome to my Blog!
My card is for a challenge at:
I have used: Inspired by Stampin  Fancy Labels Dies 2
Inspired by Stamping French Country Backgrounds
Inspired by Stamping Vintage Pieces
Inspired by Stamping Trendy Circle Sentiments
Inspired by Stamping Seam Binding
I have also used a piece of lace from my stack & roses from my stack.
Not sure where I got the dp but it had the turquoise swirls on it and I stamped
French Country Backgrounds on in Memento Rich Cocoa.
Distressed the edges too.
Thanks for looking!  Happy crafting!

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

For You - Music & Flowers

And now for a new challenge at:
You can find this beautiful digi stamp at:
The twist was 'distressing' which I have used on my DP.
I printed the digi a second time & colored & fussy cut the flowers
which I added at the top.
Spellbinders Die:  Marvelous Squares.
Do pop over and join in the fun.  We would love to see you there!
Thanks for looking and happy crafting!

Happy U Day


I am a day late uploading my photo for the new color challenge at:
This is the beautiful color palette to work from and I used the cutest
digi stamp from QKR, our sponsors for this month.
I used all 5 colors for this challenge.
Embossing Folder: MPress - Spring Fun
Digi stamp -
Spellbinders: Floral Flourishes
Distress ink
Derwent water color pencils
Please pop over to The Outlawz and join in the fun and have a peek
at the wonderful cards made by the Design Team.  Look forward
to seeing you there!
Thanks for looking and Happy Crafting!

Thursday, November 21, 2013


My card today is for a challenge at:
Sketch #30
I was waiting for my delivery of the Spellbinders Snowflakes Die to
make my card.  When I came to enter it I discovered that it is
very similar to one of the DT cards!  I do not like to copy!!
No worries!  I will still enter it.
Thanks for looking!  Happy crafting!

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Get Well

We have a new Color Challenge at:
and this is the card I made!
Do pop over to The Outlawz and join in the fun!
I am entering this card into:
Thanks for looking

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Mini Misteri bringing gifts

Firstly let me introduce Mini Misteri - Bringing Gifts.
Mini Misteri and the Sentiment are new releases for this Sunday and can be bought here:
I have used:
Couture Creations Embossing Folder - Peaceful Ornaments
Spellbinders Dies - Exquisite Circles, Beaded Circles
Tim Holtz Distress Ink
Derwent Water Color pencils
Gold Pen for Faux Stitching.
I am entering my card into the following challenges:
Thanks for visiting!

Wednesday, November 13, 2013


We have a brand new challenge at:
The theme this time is 'Stitching - Faux or Real'.
The digi I used is called 'Sewing Kit' and can be bought from
 Do pop over and have a look at the gorgeous cards by the DT.
We look forward to seeing what you come up with.

I am entering this card into:
Challenge # 65
Thanks for looking!  Happy crafting!

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Embossed Birthday Wishes

Well I can't believe another Tuesday is here and a new color challenge at The Outlawz!
This week we have posted a photo and chosen only one color for you, the other 2 colors are
of your choice as well as the twist.  It makes it very interesting!
The colors I have chosen are: Purple, Silver & Turquoise.
The sponsors this month are QKR Stampede.  They have kindly given the DT  images to work with.
I have used Spellbinders Shapeabilities Medallion Five, Floral Ovals, Foliage
Marianne Creatables for the flowers
the Sentiment is from GinaK designs.
Do pop over and have a look!
Thanks for looking and happy crafting

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Misteri - BFF

Wow!!  we have 11 new digis for you over at:
This one is called Misteri BFF - isn't it just gorgeous and
all the DT cards are outstanding.  Do yourself a favour and
have a look!
I have used Spellbinders Dies: Classic Ovals, Scalloped Ovals &
A2 Filigree Delight.
Derwent Inktense Water Color Pencils
Sakura Jelly Roll Clear Star to add some sparkle (not always visible in the photo).
Thanks for looking!

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Autumn Thanks

The new Color Challenge is up and running at The Outlawz.
Here is the link:
Do pop over and have a play!!
For my card I have used:
Digi from QKR Stampede colored with Derwent Inktense Water color pencils
Spellbinders circle die & Petit Scalloped circles
MPress 'Spring Fun' Embossing Folder
Tag & sentiment from 'Inspired by Stamping'
and Mariann die for the leaves
DP is from GinaK designs.
Thanks for looking and hope to see you at 'The Outlawz' Color Challenge!

Sunday, November 3, 2013

Misteri - PA

My card is for the New Release at:
There are some wonderful images so why don't you pop over and
have a look!
I have used Spellbinders, Marianne & IBS Dies.
The image is from Digistamps4joy.
Derwent Inktense Watercolor Pencils.
Thanks for looking!

Mr Handyman

This card was created for the monthly 'freebie' at:
I am a bit late with my posting but it is still available today 3rd November
so why don't you pop over to their shop and grab it.
We are always looking for images for Males and here is a real super one!
My Design paper was made by inking 'Tiny Mosaic' embossing folder
with distress ink using a brayer. The image is colored using Derwent
Inktense Watercolor Pencils.
Thanks for looking and happy crafting.