Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Another week,


Had a great few days and not been on the Internet much at all, Had a friend staying for a couple of days and we had a great time. Crafting and putting he worlds to rights just hope someone was listening lol .

Went for two Christmas cards today as seen to be getting behind on them and will not have enough if I do not get my finger out lol 

Materials used for this card are,

  • 15 x 15 cm card blank and envelope,
  • 13 x 13 cm white card stock,
  • Small piece on gold card,
  • Square & sentiment Tonic dies,
  • Corner punch
  • 6 pearls,
  • Sledge and bell clear stamps, [ free with a magazine, ]
  • Aqua Nuvo glitter,
  • Poppy, purple, Prussian, rose pink, honeycomb, sandstone, sky blue, peach Promakers, 

Challenges I will enter this card for are,
  1. Allsorts Challenge blog, Week #464 Use Pearls.
  2. Crafting With Dragonflies, Challenge blog, #102, Cards with Dies and /or punches.
  3. Alphabet Challenge Blog. * B for bears * 
  4. Colour Crazy Craft Challenge, Anything colouring  goes. 

Close up on the glitter and  pearl drops.

  Materials used for this card are,

  • 21 x 15 cm card blank and envelope,  
  • 14 x 13 cm card stock.
  • 13 x 12 cm white card stock,
  • Gold mirri card. 
  • Tonic snowflake die,
  • Penguins Dies, [Free with a magazine ]
  • Tumbles glass distress in,
  • Hint of green glitter frosting,
  • Scarlet red & Ice white Nuvo pure sheen glitter, 
  • Buttermilk, liquid mercury Nuvo drops,

Challenges I will enter this card for are;
  1. Winter Wonderland, Cute Christmas Critters.,
  2. Christmas at Sweet Stampin Anything Christmas goes, 
  3. CHNC Christmas Challenge # 382

Wednesday, 18 April 2018



                                            Happy WOYWDW everyone. 

Got a lot of cards to make before Thursday and I am wondering how the days seem to go so quick, I hope everyone is good and life is treating them okay.  Well would you just know it rain all night and I am hoping it stopped now as I have to go out soon Lol

                       Middle of the week again and its time to post my desk over on

                                    Julia's stamping ground Wednesday #463,

                 Another sketch today and this one is from  Tuesday Morning Sketch, 


Materials used for this card are,

  • 21 x 15 cm card blank and envelope,
  • Black Shadow Nuvo Hybrid ink pad, ,
  • Brushed corduroy & Salty ocean Distress ink,
  • White ribbon, 
  • Yellow, winter berry, rose pink, lime green, coral Promarkers, 

Challenges I will enter this card for are, 
  1. Unicorn Challenge Blog challenge #31 Use Some Ribbon, 
  2. Lemon Shortbread Challenge, 64   Anything goes, 
  3. Tuesday Morning Sketch, # 449


On my desk there are cards i have made as well as the card I have entered for todays challenge. 

Monday, 16 April 2018

Hope your weekend has been good .


Well these month are going really quick now and if it keeps on like this we will soon have Christmas again Lol. So thought I had better make another Christmas card. 


 Materials used for this card are;
  • 15 x 15 cm cream blank card and envelope,
  • 8 x 8 cm patterned mirri  card 
  • 6.5 x 7.5 cm white card stock,
  • Spiced Apricot Nuvo glitter, 
  • Your Next Stamps Clear stamps. 
  • Rose pink, Orchid, canary, gold, apricot, forest green, Promarkers, 

    1. Sparkles Christmas Challenge, #87 Feature a Creature,
    2. Sweet Stampin Christmas. Anything Christmas goes, 
    3. The Merry Christmas Challenge. # 15. Anything goes + Christmas, 
  • Friday, 13 April 2018

    another week ends,

    Morning ,

    Hope your day is going okay and you  all finding lots of crafty things to do.
    Off out this morning to the monthly craft club. It really is a fun morning with lots of crafty people, every month we do something different and some times it is things some know how to do but still a fun time, 

    Materials used for this card are, 

    • 15 x 15 cm card blank and envelope, 
    • Vintage sepia vesafine ink pad,
    • Three buttons.
    • Three kings ribbon, 
    • clear stamps [ free with a magazine, ] 
    • Plum, apricot, rose pink, purple, forest green promarkers, 

    Challenges I will enter this card for are,
    1. Crafty Calendar, April Challenge, Buttons /and or Bows, 
    2. Addicted to stamps & More,  Challenge # 287 Make your mark, 
    3. Craftaholics R Us, Challenge #15 Purple, 
    4. Crafty Girls Corner, Challenge #163 Use Buttons, 

    Wednesday, 11 April 2018



         Well yesterday the weather started really dull but it really brightened up, not that its going to last, as more rain is forecast.

    I love this set of stamps they always make me think of stained glass windows, 

    As its Wednesday I am going to enter my desk on Julia's stamping ground, 

    Materials used for this card are;

    • 6 x 6 square card and envelope,
    • Vintage sepia versafine ink pad, 
    • Stained Glass collection, [ free with cardmaking ] 
    • canary, leaf green, rose pink & cocktail pink Promarkers, 

    Challenges I will  enter this card for are;
    1. Simply Papercraft, Challenge #56 Anything goes, 
    2. PBSC April, Anything goes, optional Spring flowers, 
    3. Dragonfly Dreams Pink, 
    4. Allsorts Challenge blog, Be there or be square, 

    Monday, 9 April 2018



                I would firstly like to welcome my new follower Ellibelle. Hope you pop back again soon love to see you. 

    Had a strange weekend. A friend came round  to see me Saturday morning and we went out to eat and did a bit of shopping [ no it was not craft shopping lol ] It has put me right out, Don't get me wrong it was lovely to see her but I don't normally have visitors at the weekend so all day today I have been thinking it was Saturday. Hope everyone weekend was a good one, 

    Materials used for this card are;

    • 15 x 15 cm card stock and envelope,
    • Image source clear stamps,
    • Black shadow Hybrid ink pad,
    • Spun sugar, cracked pistachio, Distress ink pad,
    • Rose pink, linen & silver lining promarkers, 

    Challenges I will enter this card for are;
    1. A gem of  Challenge, #216 Female Birthday with a Sentiment, 
    2. QKR Stampede Challenge, Anything goes, #290
    3. Crafting With Friends, Challenge # 64. Anything goes, 
    4. Polkadoodles Crafting Challenge, WK 14 

    Sunday, 8 April 2018

    another weekend nearly finished


    Another not so nice day here today but we just have to make the most of it as there is nothing we can do about it Lol, So just stay warm and try to stay dry,

    Went mad today and found sketch I  like and I do love a sketch, This one is from 
    Christmas card Throwdown,  Sketch is for the second card.  Sketch at the end of the post. 

    Materials used for this card are;

    • 21 x 15 cm card blank and envelope, 
    • Tonic Die,
    • Spring days clear stamps, [ free with a magazine, ]
    • Black Shadow Hybrid Nuvo ink pad,
    • Salty ocean Distress ink pad, 
    • Leaf green, apricot, rose pink, & cinnamon Promarkers. 

    Challenges I will enter this card for are, 
    1. LTCCB#21. Anything goes, 
    2. Patties Creation Design Challenge # 145, Bunnies  and or /ducks 
    3. Crafty Catz, Anything goes/ Colours of Spring,  
    Card Number 2 

    Materials used for this card are;

    • 21 x15 cm card blank and envelope. 
    •  5 x 5 & 18 x 4 cm white card stock, 
    •  6 x6 & 19 x 5 cm pattered paper.
    • Ice white Nuvo Glitter, 
    • Ruby, cinnamon, gold, leaf green, peach, honeycomb, apricot promarkers. 

    Challenges I will enter this card for are,

    1. Winter Wonderland, Animals, 
    2. CHNC Challenge, 380.
    3. Christmas Card Throwdown, Sketch, 
    4. AllSorts Challenge Blog, Week 462 - Be there or be Square.