Friday, 25 November 2016

Friday

Morning,

Glad to report my daughter is doing okay and thank you for all you good wishes.

It really has been windy here and that wind is what I call a lazy wind that goes right through you,

Now the challenges






Materials used for the card are;

  • 15 cm round blank card and envelope,
  • Pattered paper.
  • Snowflake clear stamp,
  • Pollyanna Pickering topper,
  • VesaFine Vintage sepia ink

Challenges I will enter this card for are;
  1. Creative Moments  Challenge 107 Anything goes, 
  2. 4CC   #326 { WINTER WONDERLAND }
  3. Moving Along With The Times  34 Anything goes with Christmas.
  4. Crafty Purple Frog, Magic of Christmas,
  5. Crafting By Design Get ready for Christmas. 







Materials used for this card are;

  • 20 .5 x 9 cm  card stock and envelope,[ with three apertures ]
  • VersaFine vintage Sepia ink,
  • Star, Bell, snowflake & candle Clear stamp,
  • Poppy, leaf green & yellow promarkers. 
  • English Mustard  Nuvo pearl drops..



Challenges I will enter this card for are

  1. Crafty Creations Challenge #329 Christmas,
  2. Christmas at Sweet Stamping Anything [ Christmas ] Goes,
  3. Create and Inspire  Challenge#  56  Anything goes, 


Wednesday, 23 November 2016

WOYWDW

 Morning.

So relived today my oldest daughter had an operation yesterday and I was so worried I was not sure I would get this post done,  Kirsty is okay and am hoping to get more of an up date sometime today.  I live 100 miles away from her so its difficult but I am sure everything will go good,

Onto the challenges,






Materials used for this card are;


  • 17.5 x 12.5 cm blank card and envelope
  • Ultimate Crafts clear background stamp,
  • Squeezed Lemonade, fossilized amber distress ink,
  •  Three Butterfly& two flower die cuts,
  •  Deep Lagoon VersaFine ink,
  • Get well soon sentiment,



Challenges I will enter this card for are;
  1. Come and get it Challenge" Get well soon,"
  2. Pixie's Crafty Workshop, Week #256, Anything goes,
  3. addicted-to-stamps-challenge. Die cut and/ or punches,
  4. Die Cutting Divas, Challenge #29     Anything goes 


 Second Challenge



Materials used for the card are;


  • 17.5 x 12.5 cm blank card and envelope.
  • Onyx black & Vintage sepia VersaFine ink,
  • Christmas tree clear stamp,
  • Gold and silver Mirri card stock
  • white card stock.

Challenges I will enter this card for are;

  1.  Allsorts challenge Blog Week #390, O Christmas tree 
  2. Crafting When We can Challenge -132 Circle 
  3. 52 {Christmas } Card  Throwdown, November Theme.,
  4. TTCRD  AGT 22 Nov

As its WOYWDW here is mine, I will be entering it over at Julia's Stamping ground, 





Monday, 21 November 2016

Monday

 Morning 

My it sure has got cold but as least we do not [ as yet] have snow. Have been trying to catch up with making Christmas cards and I thought I had more than I have, Checking last night I have more birthday cards than Christmas card  so have a few more to make, Was told that there was a bad storm last night but i slept right through so that was great, 

Now onto the challenges,






  
Materials used for the card are;

  • 18 x 12 .5 cm blank card and envelope,
  • Poinsettia and ice skating lady clear stamps,
  • VersaFine black onyx ink,
  • Forest green, ice grey 4, bluebell, dusky rose, Chilly red, spice, promarkers 
  • Christmas clear stamp sentiment,
  • Ice white Glitter, 

Challenges I will enter this card for are;
  1. Winter Wonderland, poinsettias or snow is falling.
  2. CHNC  Cute or anything goes as long as its Christmas,
  3. Crafty Catz Challenge #347. Anything goes with an optional twist. Use Red.






Materials used for this card are;
  • 18 x 15.5 cm card blank and envelope,
  • Burgundy & red card stock
  • Thinking of you, Star & Sentiment clear stamps
  • VersaFine blank onyx ink

Challenges I will enter this card for are;
  1. Alphabet Challenge Blog "S" for Stars,
  2. Scrapy land Challenge #54  Give thanks,
  3. QKR Stampede Challenge #218 Give thanks
  4. CFC161- be Thankful,




Friday, 18 November 2016

A week closer to Christmas,

Morning all,


First of all a huge welcome to my new follower Elanva and hope to see you pop back soon,


  What terrible weather we had in the night never heard rain like it, not looking to good now either. 






Materials used.;

  • 18 x 13 cm card blank and envelope,
  • Poppy Embossing folder.,
  • Canary & spice promarkers
  • Piece Yellow card stock
  • Pollyanna Pickering sentiment stamp,
  • VersaFine Vintage sepia ink

Challenges I will enter this card for are;
  1. little Red wagon. Challenge # 368 Its Embossable
  2. Crafty Card markers #117 Embossing wet or dry, + Design Team call,
  3. Lemon Shortbread Challenge # 27 + Winners, Anything goes. 
  4. The Paper Shelter, Challenge #273. More than 1 of anything 
                                                                          






Materials used;

  • 21 x 15 cm cream card blank and envelope,
  • Woodland Winter reindeer clear stamp.
  • Tattered Lace masks,
  • twisted citron, mowed lawn, tumbled glass Distress ink.
  • VersaFine Vintage Sepia ink
  • Sentiment clear stamp.

Challenges I will enter this card for are,
  1. Cardz 4 Guyz Challenge #146 Reindeer,
  2. melonheadz friends ADD A SENTIMENT,
  3. CCH #235 Thank You is the Magic word,
  4. The Paper Dolls Challenge #11 Anything goes, 

Wednesday, 16 November 2016

WOYWDWD

Morning.

Been really busy trying to get all the cards done for Christmas as I really want them all sorted really soon, I do not want to be in a rush nearer Christmas..






Materials used for this card are;
  • 21 x 15 cm pattered edge card blank and envelope,
  • VersaFine onyx black ink 
  • Hobby Art Holly and ivy clear stamps,
  • Nuvo Scarlet red glitter
  • Promarkers , pear green,cinnamon,chilly red,magenta, forest green,

Challenges I will enter this card for are;
  1. The Paper Nest Dolls Challenge #11. Anything goes.
  2. ABC Christmas  Challenge. W for Wishes,
  3. Sparkling Christmas Challenge. #70  Holly and Ivy






   Materials used for this card are;

  • 15 x 15 cm embossed  blank card and envelope,
  • VersaFine onyx blank ink,
  • Spellbinders 3D Santa rubber stamp,
  • Distress ink,  Squeezed lemonade. faded jeans.
  • Promarkers chilly red, ice grey 2,fuchsia pink, lime green, cinnamon,
  • Nuvo scarlet red, ice white glitter. 



Challenges I will enter enter this card for are;
  1. Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge, #85 Ribbon &lace + winners from out Tree/ Christmas tree challenge,
  2. Christmas Card Challenge #48, 
  3. Penny Black and More ****Anything Christmas*****,
  4. 52 {Christmas } Card Throwdown Colour challenge, Lime green and Real red.

As it WOYWDW  here is mine, I am going to share this on the stamping ground 

Taken at 00 50. Great having something to do when you cannot sleep. 















Friday, 11 November 2016

Weekend again,

Morning 

Another weekend looms. Hope you all have something nice to do this weekend

,Instead of a sketch today I have gone for a picture Inspiration for the first card,  Picture at the end of the post,

Have found something that I think is great and not sold  for the purpose of crafting, I just thought I would give it a go and as I found it good I thought I would share in with you all. Its Bacofoil 2 in 1 parchment & foil. I put it through with my die and the die came out great, Not only that the parchment was thick enough that you could use it on its own,  Link here . Hope someone finds this interesting. 

A couple of pictures of the when the parchment is put though on its own;





Now onto the challenges 

Materials used for this card are;

  • 18 x 13cm card blank and envelope,
  • Spellbinders Tree. Acorn & Leaf die cut,
  • Burnt orange & yellow promarkers

Challenges I will enter this card for are.
  1. The Corrosive Challenge  Challenge #11  Fall/ Autumn.
  2. Kitty Bee designs Aloha Friday Challenge #84 fall |Colours 
  3. Dragons Lair Design Challenge Picture Inspiration,
  4. Fantastic Cricut  Challenge # 289 - Autumn                                                                                    
Challenge # 2 





Materials used for this card are,

  • 18 x 13 cm card blank and envelope,
  • Bird clear stamp. [ from the works ] 
  • Parisian Patisserie stamps [ free with card making and paper craft ] 
  • VersaFine onyx black & deep lagoon ink
  • Tan, frosted leaf, orchid, rose pink, salmon pink & ivory promarkers,
  • Satin Flex marker



Challenges I will enter this card for are;

  1. Cards and more challenge #117 Girls' Girls' girls,
  2. Crafty Creation Challenge #328 Animals
  3. The Paper Nest Dolls Challenge #11  anything goes ...






Wednesday, 9 November 2016

WOYWDW

Morning. 

Well its sure is cold and I have picked up my first cold of the winter, I just hope it does not last long, 

 We have rain here at the moment and its always the same when I have to go out, When I get home I have a pal coming  round for a cuppa and a good old chat, 




Now onto the challenges, 




A close up of the houses in the background 


Materials used for this card are;

  • 18 x 15 cm card blank and envelope.
  • Reindeer & house clear stamps, 
  • Nuvo ice white glitter.
  • Verdigris,canary,spice, ice grey 4, praline,denim blue promarkers

Challenges I will enter this card for are;  
  1. CHNC  Challenge 306 Vintage or anything goes as long as its Christmas,
  2. CAS Mix Up Card  November Challenge, Stamping   Masking & your choice,
  3. Penny Black and More  November Challenge -  Anything Christmas.





Materials used for this care are;

  • 18 x 15 cm card blank and envelope,
  • Kaisercraft  clear stain stamps,
  • Sheena Hands on time rubber stamps,
  • Frosted leaf promarker.


Challenges I will enter this card for are;
  1. Allsorts Challenge blog Week -303  Time/  Clocks/ Numbers
  2. QKR Stampede Challenge #216 Splatters and sprays
  3. Simply Papercraft  Challenge #40 Anything goes, 
  4. TTCRD " Anything goes" Challenge week Of November  8th  2016.




As it WOYWDW I will be entering my desk over at stamping ground.  Had to use a flash this morning as light is so bad,