Thursday, 26 February 2009

2 in one

I've made this card for 2 challenges.
I have used the sketch from
Secret crafter.
And the colour combo is Black and white on
Forever Friends.
Papers are DCWV black and white prints.
Flowers are cut with cuttlebug die.
Corners cut with sizzix die.
Square with nesties.
FF sticker,gems from stash.

Tuesday, 24 February 2009

Sketch saturday and Charisma cards

This is the first time I have used this stamp, I bought it from ebay, I love old penny black stamps, I have seen a few yummy ones on some blogs just lately.
I thought that this would be suitable for
The theme is
The stamp is called ,
"sharing a moment"
I have used the sketch from
Papers are K&co Amy butler, "Belle"
Coloured with polychromos.
Sentiment Cuddly Buddly.
Punched flowers from scraps.
Ribbon and gems from stash.

Thursday, 19 February 2009

Yesterday at cliff's class

We made this box at cliff's class on wednesday.

Dont know what i'm going to use it for yet.
But it sure look's cute.

Whiff of Joy spring collection

Today my whiff of joy stamps arrived.
Haven't had time to colour them, but had to stamp them.
can't wait to use them.

An award from Val and Elaine

How lucky am I an award from Val and Elaine.
Thank you both.

Give it to 5 more:-

Tuesday, 17 February 2009

My time challenge

MMM pink and brown one of my fave colour combo's
I have used the new free Daisy and Dandelion download,
they are so cute.
The papers are a download from daisie,
they are called Gina Janes chocolate cravings.
bits of brown bazzil from scraps, corners cut with sizzix corners.
Sentiment from smirk clear stamp.
Ribbon from stash.

willow sketchie challenge

Good afternoon,we have a lovely sunny afternoon here.
I have made this card for Willow sketchie challenge.
Theme: Daisies With Doodles and Dimension!!
Twist: There has to be at least one thing on it that is not totally flat
and there has to be some doodling on it somewhere.
The sketch is by Dawny, lovely sketch.
You must use at least one product from willow.
I have used the new daisy rabbit download.
papers are smirk and forever friends.
ribbon and brad from stash.

Sunday, 15 February 2009

Stephs blog candy

great blog candy at Stephs pop and have a look.

Saturday, 14 February 2009

Pink Elephant Challenge

Pink Elephant Challenge
I've done this card for the Pink Elephant Challenge,
This is their 1st challenge and it's pink,black and white.
MMM love pink and black one of my fave colour combos,
I have stamped and coloured porridge the pig
used polychromos as usual, black dotty paper is doodlebug, pink paper is
PM scrumtious.
Sentiment craftwork cards,
Flowers and ribbon from stash.
Sketch is from sketch and stash but I've turned it.
love this sketch used it once already.
Hope you've all had a lovely Valentines day.

Thursday, 12 February 2009


A is for Anniversary.

This is the card we made at my friend Cliff's class.


I have been trying to tidy up my craftroom.
On Sunday I took my box of ribbon to my sil as I have bought some ribbon wound onto pegs and thought it would be great to have it all like this.
it took us all afternoon and most of the evening and then we run out of
well DH says I've got too much anyway,but I never seem to have just the right colour of
I was given this award byAkkina , she has a lovely blog.
I have had a scout about and most people have got it so won't pass it on.
Thanks Akkina.

Sunday, 8 February 2009

2 challenges

Made this card today and will do 2 challenges.
ABC Challenge ZZZ for sleeping
I bought this stamp at Birmingham and this is first inking.
The stamp penny black is called Sweet dreams
coloured with polychromos as usual.
Used Nesties to cut ovals, embossed with cuttlebug ??? not in packets,
Dont know what papers are they are bits from basket.
Buttons and gems from stash.
Have a nice Sunday afternoon.


I have been tagged by Jessicalynn
The assignment is:
Go to the 6th album of your photos and find the 6th photo.
Share that photo and tell a little bit about it.
Tag six people and ask them to do the same.
I have already done this one so Thanks Jessicalynn,but wont pass it on again.
Also over a week ago I was given an award by Joanne and I'm sorry never came back and did it,you have to
a) First list 10 honest things about yourself making them interesting
b) Pass this onto 7 other bloggers who you feel embody the spirit of Honest Scrap.
Well here goes dont know about being interesting but..
1.I was born to worry, worry about worrying.
2.Have loads of allergies, cooking, cleaning ironing ect...
3.Love it when Dh is on days off cause he does it all lol.....he's a great cook and pushes the hoover to perfection.
4. If we win the lottery pmsl... I would like to move to Cornwall or the North Yorkshire Moors.
5.I'm going to America in November and i'm PETRIFIED, never been abroad before.
6.I love my computer, The first thing I do in a morning is switch it on , as I go to
7.I have struggled with my weight all my life , so have decided I can't be bothered anymore..lifes to short anyway.
8.Last year we bought a touring it, but DH will have to buy me a laptop.
9.Love sharing my brothers children and now grandchildren , as we don't have any children.
10.The best thing in my life is my lovely DH.....
Sorry its taken so long Joanne,wont pass it on as it looks like most people have had it.

Saturday, 7 February 2009

Forever friends

This card is for the Forever Friends Challenge .
Tall and thin ...I wish oh well.
I have used a FF sticker mounted on pink and lilac scalloped nestie,
paper from FF decoupage kit (dont know which one mixed em all up)
I wonder if they will do just papers as I love the ones in Decoupage packs.
Sentiment from decoupage pack.
Heart charm and ribbon from stash.
Have a great weekend.

Thursday, 5 February 2009

Penny black challenge

Penny black circle card.I have used all scrap today,
the stamp is called Rosy, coloured with polychromos
used circle nesties to cut circles.
gold ribbon.
The snow is turning all slushy now, its will be awful tonight if it freezes.
Have a lovely warm evening.

snowing here

Good morning,
well we've got some snow this morning about a couple of inches,
still coming but not very fast.

Wednesday, 4 February 2009

My time to craft challenge

Good Morning, its so cold here.
This challengeat My time is A little birdie told me.
I have used a Rachel Anne Miller stamp, Hoo Hoo there,
coloured with polychromos, papers are craftwork cards enchanted texture,
prima flower, brad from stash.
cut out with oval nesties, doodling by
Catch you later.

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

Whiff of Joy

I've made this card for Whiff of Joy challenge.
I have used blowing kisses stamp, coloured with polychromos,
paper is bo bunny a gift of love.heart shape embossed using swirl cuttlebug folder.
bit from stash.

Monday, 2 February 2009

Secret Crafter Challenge

Good evening,hope the snow's not to bad .
As soon as I saw Secret Crafters Challenge I had to use these Elephants.
I joined Little Clares stamp club and have been waiting for a reason to them.
The first card is made up from the kit sent with the stamp,I just made a couple more simple ones, stamped and clear embossed, coloured with polychrmos,papers PM sweet nothings,ribbon and bits from stash.

Sunday, 1 February 2009

Charisma Cardz Challenge

Good afternoon , yes early for me.
It's snowing quite fast here in Lincolnshire this afternoon.
I have made this using Dawnny P sketch again I love it,.
This one is for Charisma Card Challenge
Black and white and another colour of your choice.
I have used Custard the cow for the first, time had her for ages.
I have used my nestie circles, and tags,
the papers are DCWV
Flowers and ribbons from stash
hand written sentiment.
Have a lovely Sunday evening.