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Saturday, 30 May 2009

Afternoon to you all

Well the sun is shinning and i even have a dress on which is very unusal for me. Done my washing and it is sat drying nicely on the line. So off to my Dad's and may even pop into the papermill for some card on the way back. Hope you are all enjoying the sun. Well that silly because you wouldnt be reading this. Oh well hope the sun is shinning where you are and have a lovely day.

Wednesday, 27 May 2009

Wow I won Guest Design Team Spot

Wow i am in shock i have won a guest design team spot for June over at Creative Inspiration wednesday blog.
I am so excited and can't wait to start! Roll on June what a fab birthday present as my birthday is the 7th.
Thanks Girls for asking me and i hope you will all come and join in the challenges.
Just had to share. Thanks for reading. lol

Penny Black Perrrrrrrrrrect Birthday Card

Have made this card for my nephew's birthday but have combined 2 challenges. Creative Inspirations where the theme this week is Male Card. Great theme with father's Day coming up and perfect timing for my nephews birthday. So please go and check the challenge out as i have now a vested interest as i have just been announced the winner of Junes Guest Designer Spot. How is that.
The 2nd challenge is over on the Docraft Forum Penny Black Challenge. This is to make a card using the colours brown, cream and blue and also to use a 1,2,3 formula.
1 Bow
2 Pieces of patterned Papermania Paper
3 Gems
Hope this fits both challenges and thanks for looking

Tuesday, 26 May 2009

Felicity Sweetheart

This weeks Challenge on Pollycraft Monday Challenge blog is set by Sue and is Monochrome.
I have used Felicity Sweetheart and choosen the colour Blue. I have used a cuttlebug folder to emboss the dots on the light blue card and used a base Turquose card and mounted with the same card. The backing paper is from papermania. Swirls from my kind friend christine and are the Bigz Sizzex range in dark blue. A few punched flowers to finish. Hope this fits the challenge and thank you for looking.

Monday, 25 May 2009

Stampavie and more challenge card

This week over at stampavie and more we where given this fab sketch.
I decided that i would make a babies birthday card so used a tilda image and some papermania papers used nice bright yellow and pinks and blue. Added a few yellow silk flowers and tiny blue brads for centres and added a little pink pram i had in my stash.
Hope this fits the challenge and thanks for looking.

Tilda at the seaside

I have combined 2 challenges with this card. Just Magnolia and The Tilda Challenge on the DC forum.
Just Magolia's brief was to do a shape card well have used my new nestie for this the large label.
DC forum brief was all the colours of the Ocean and to add some gems and alittle of the sea.
Well have used a rub on for the star fish and sea weed a few gems a few beads for the fish and the shells.
I hope that this fits the challenge and thanks you for looking hope you will come back.

Sugar Nellie Daisy

This is my entry for A Spoon Full of Suger and Creative Inspiration challenges

Over on A Spoon Full of Suger they are celebrating their birthday so the challenge this week is to make a celebration card. I have decided that Everyone need a Birthday Card so here it is.
The sketch was provided by Creative Inspiration. Fab Challenges provided each wednesday so go check them out. This weeks prize is a June Dt spot so what you waiting for but you must be fast.
Sugar nellie daisy stamp. Watercoloureded and 3d glossed. Flower from a hydrander in silver grey. Papers are from my stash think are papermainia, Embellishment and buttons from stash and my new labels nestie which i watercoloured the edge with pink glitter pen. happy Birthday stamp was from a ebay seller sent from USA free with some stamps i purchased.
Thanks for looking.

Sunday, 24 May 2009

Summer Whiff Of Joy

Well It is that time again doesnt the week go quick only seems yesterday that i made last weeks challenge card.
Over on the fab Whiff of Joy challenge blog the talented Heather has come up with this stunning sketch. If you havent entered there challenges what you waiting for.
Decided to use one of the new fab summer images that a kind and very talented docrafter sent me till i mangae to get some myself. Car expenses prevented me from getttin the kit.
Embossed the red card with the dots folder from cuttlebug.
Papermaina backing paper
Flowers from stash
Gem centres
Summer stamp i found in an oddments bin at the local craft fair last weekend
Diecut from my stash from a docrafter.
Red mirri board to mount the image.
W H Smith watercolour pencils.

Thanks for looking and hope you will come back to see more of my cards.