Saturday, 30 May 2009

Sketch and stash challenge.

More sweet peas.
I have used the sketch from
Sketch and Stash
I have stamped and heat embossed my new sweet pea stamp
I have coloured them with water colour pencils,
cut out with nesties,
ribbon, gems and lace from stash.
Dragonfly Charm
All the card used was core dination.

Friday, 29 May 2009

Sweet Pea's

This is not my usual sort of card,
but Cliff
had these stamps in the shop,
U-mount Sweet Pea.
I love sweet pea's .
I stamped and heat embossed with black powder,
coloured them with watercolour pencil,
added a bit more colour with H20's.
Rubbed a green , pink ink pad around the card
and dabbed a bit of colour from pads onto front.
Then spritzed very
with rich gold cosmic shimmer mist,
Added some ribbon.
You cant tell from photo but it's very shimmery.

Tuesday, 26 May 2009

Dandelion and Daisy

Dandelion and Daisy challenge.This weeks Dandelion and Daisy challenge is "circles ".
I have used a Transfer "Dandelion goes fishing"
Cut out with circle nestie.
Mounted up onto Circle scallop nestie.
I have used core dination card to mount.
Paper is from Dandelion goes fishing decoupage kit.
Sentiment says "Just to say"
ribbon from stash.

Monday, 25 May 2009

Whiff of Joy

sketch challenge.

I hope you have all had a lovely Bank holiday weekend.
The rain is pouring down here.
I have stamped Melinda with muffin basket with memento rich cocoa,
coloured with polychromos pencils.
The papers are PM "Blueberry hill"
Punched flowers - retro punch ,
ribbon,gems etc from stash.

Saturday, 23 May 2009

Forever friends challege

"Birthday boy"
A really quick card today,
Sorry for the rubbish photo, its really grey and overcast here.
I have used papers from one of the FF decoupage kits,
FF Sticker,
ribbon and gems from stash.
Have a good weekend,hope the weather stays good.

Friday, 22 May 2009


Well it's one of those days ,
Blogger has been a real pain,
Made this card yesterday followed the sketch for Just Magnolia then
yes you've guessed forgot to put it on.
I have used K&Co McKenna papers,
coloured with polychromos,
wings ,flower and dress very sparkly but photo doesn't show it.
the insert isn't green in the middle either.
flowers punched with retro punch
tulle and charms from here
brads gems ect from stash.

This is the card we made art Cliff's class last week.
Hope you all have a great bank holiday weekend.

Wednesday, 20 May 2009

Word book

Word book.

I'm entering this in the challenge at
The challenge is Monograms and Letters,
I have made this word book for my niece Shannon ,
she will be 13 tomorrow.
I have used a download from Funkyhand
And loads of forever friends stickers and elements.
I think its safe to show now as she will be in bed.

Lili of the valley challenge.

Lili of the valley challenge.

This weeks challenge is pink, blue and green.
I have used PM Blueberry hill papers.
Cut my oval from pink and green bazzil with nesties.
Punched flowers using retro punch,
lili of the valley die cut.
spacers and charms
ribbon braid and gems from stash.
Inside using my new cd.

Tuesday, 19 May 2009

The sugar bowl.

The sugar bowl challenge.
I have stamped"country style",
using memento rich cocoa,
coloured with copics.
Paper is Making Memories "funky vintage".
Blue and pink bazzil.
Buttons and ribbon flower from stash.
Vellum from scraps box.

Monday, 18 May 2009

Sketch and stash challenge.

I have turned the sketch for my card.
I have used my new Sugar Nellie "Fragile Beauty" stamp.
Coloured with polychromos pencils,
The papers are PM Blueberry Hill.
Martha Stewart Doily punch.
Ribbon, flowers and sentiment from stash.

Sunday, 17 May 2009

Cute daisy may challenge

Cute daisy may challenge

I have stamped and coloured the Whiff of joy
coloured with polychromos and cut her out,
stuck her to the bench.
The papers I have used are Basic Grey Eva.
I have decorated the inside.
Ribbon ,flowers ect from stash.

Saturday, 16 May 2009

Forever friends challege

Forever Friends.

The challenge is a sketch,
love this sketch.
I liked it so much I made two cards.
They are both using CCSR The big one papers,
I have stamped,
the brown one and coloured with polychromos pencils,
The green/blue one I have used FF stickers.
All bits and bobs from stash.
Have a lovely weekend.

Thursday, 14 May 2009

Two awards from Shirley.

Thank you Shirley.

Have a look at Shirley's blog its great.
In case you don't know the rules, here they are:

1) link back to the person who gave it to you;

2) put the picture award on your blog;

3) you can nominate anyone and as many as you choose;

4) leave a fact that no one knows about you; and

5) leave a comment on the blog that gave you this award.

I have had the first award before so I wont pass it on , but thanks anyway Shirley.
The rules above are for the second award,
I have linked back to Shirley,
put the picture on my blog,

I am going to nominate Emma, Joanne, Elaine, Becky, Wendy, Donna and Natalie.
leave a fact that nobody knows about you....
mmm ....
I'm addicted to sugar free polo's I have to make sure I have a new packet of five in the drawer at all times.....
lol that's really interesting .....

Wednesday, 13 May 2009

Dandelion and Daisy

Dandelion and Daisy Challenge
I don't know if I'm to late for this challenge but never mind.
I loved the sketch, I will use it again it's a real easy one.
I have used decoupage from dandelion and daisy kit,
papers and flowers from stash.
I liked it so much I have made a forever friends card.

Tuesday, 12 May 2009

Truly scrumptious

Truly scrumptious challenge This is the card I have made for the truly scrumptious challenge.
Good enough to eat.
I have had this hero arts stamp for ages,but only used it once.
Coloured with polychromos pencils.
The papers are FF party time.
all the rest from stash.
Have a nice day ladies.
Just going to do a bit of shopping.