Thursday, 20 April 2017

3 Xmas Cards

Hello Folks,

Finally I have another 3 Christmas cards to show you using the same layout and getting to the end of them now, just waiting really on one item to finish some more.

I have used white card stock to make all three square cards, My colours cardstock in Chinese Red and Irish Cream, Bazzill Basics Avalanche card stock Coredinations Peeled Paint card stock, Spectrum Noir Pens, Doilies, Sentiments, Gem Stones, Brads, Cut n Boss, Sara Davies Flowers Diecuts, Swirls Diecut, Glue Gun, 3D Foam Pads and of course the lovely rubber stamped images called First Snow, Catching Snowflakes and Angel Wishes.

That's it again for now, so until next time, take care and happy crafting.

Tuesday, 4 April 2017

Silver Fairy


Hello Folks,

Today's card that I have made is for two challenges, Crafts and Me April Things With Wings Challenge and Ribbon Girl April Anything Goes Challenge, the layout was inspired by another crafter.

I have used white card stock to make the square card, Bobunny Isabella x 2 Patterned Papers, Bazzill Basics Sassy card stock, Coredinations Rose Embroidery card stock, Spectrum Noir Pens numbers FS2, FS3, TN2, PP1, GB8, GB10, TN7,0, PP3, PL1, BP2, PP5, IG1, IG2, CT4, GB5, DG2, Cheeseclothe, Lace, Adveshive Tape, Glue Gun, 3D Foam Pads, Silver Glitter, Cut n Boss, Sentiments Diecut, Sara Davies Butterflies Diecuts, Sara Davies Flowers Diecuts, Brads and of course the lovely rubber stamped image called Silver Fairy.

That's it again, so until next time do take care and happy crafting.

Saturday, 25 March 2017

Ribbon Girl March Any Image Challenge

Hello Folks,

Today I have a card to show you for another challenge, been having a play with different layouts again.

I have used white card stock to make the square card, Coredinations Royal Orchid card stock, Bazzill basics Chantily, Maya Design Coffee in the Arbour Rose Garden and Grandma's Old Porcelain Cups, Spectrum Noir Pens Numbers FS2, FS3, TN2, PP, GB8, GB10, TN7, 0, BP6, DR1, DG2, Cut n Boss, Sara Davies Flowers Diecut, Sara Davies Butterflies Diecuts, Sentiments Diecut, Spellbinders Shapes Diecut, 3D Foam Pad, Glue Gun, Brads and the lovely rubber stamped image called Petal Melody.

That's it again for me, so until next time do take care and happy crafting.

Monday, 20 March 2017

Christmas Cards

Hello Folks,

Today I have a couple of Christmas cards to show you and I have basically been trying to keep them simple, these did not turn out quite to what I had in mind but never mind.

I used white card stock to make the square cards, Sara Davies Signature Collection Traditional Christmas papers x 2 for each one, Coredinations Latte card stock, Coredinations Beach Card stock, My Colours red card stock, as well as a little Coredinations Green card stock, Holly Leaf Diecuts, Sentiments Diecuts, Bells Diecut, Cut n Boss, Snowflakes Embossing Folder, Gem Stones, Glue Gun and 3D Foam Pads.

That is it again for me so until next time do take care and happy crafting.

Friday, 17 March 2017

Gothic Cuties Dragon Fairy

Hello Folks,

Finally I have finished this card that I have been working on with the design of less is more, something I never find easy to do.

I have used white card stock to make the square card, 1 Maja Design Ska vi ta en Fika Nybakat Patterned Paper, Papermania Plum card stock, My Colours card stock Cream, Spectrum Noir Pens Numbers FS2, FS3, TN1, PP1, 0, EB1, TB3, DR1, DG2, PL2, LV2, Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad Dusty Concord, Silver Glitter, Glue Gun, 3D Foam Tape, Doilies, Pearls, Cut n Boss, Sara Davies Flowers Diecut, Swirls Diecut, Sentiments Diecut, Brads and the lovely rubber stamped image called Gothic Cuties Dragon Fairy.

Well that's me finished for the day, so until next time, take care and happy crafting.

Monday, 13 March 2017

Canary's Football Card

Hello Folks,

Sadly the card I have to show you today the photo is slightly blurred but am rather pleased with the outcome of the actual card and its for my best friends's son who like his father and me support Norwich City Football Club.

I have used white card stock to make the square card, 3 x Dixi Craft Patterned Papers, Bazzill Basics Gum Drop card stock, Bazzill Basics Sour Lemon card stock, Spectrum Noir Pens Numbers FS2, FS3, TN2, PP1, GB8, GB10, TN7, 0, EB1, TB, CT3, DG, Ribbons, Charm, Gem Stones, Adhesive Tape, 3D Foam Tape, Cut n Boss, Spellbinders Scalloped Circles Diecut, Spellbinders Circles Diecut, Sentiments Diecut and the lovely rubber stamped image Football Crazy.

That's it again for me, so until next time do take care and happy crafting.

Thursday, 9 March 2017

Reflective

Hello Folks,

Today's card that I have to show you is for two challenges, Crafts & Me March Springtime Challenge and the Ribbon Girl March Anything Goes Challenge.

I have White card stock to make the square card, 3 x First Edition Pretty Posies Patterned Papers, Bazzill Basics Sassy card stock, Bazzill Basics White card stock, Spectrum Noir Pens Numbers FS2, FS3, TN2, PP1, GB8, GB10, TN7, 0, PP3, PL1, BP2, OR1, DG2, DR1, Lace, Adveshive Tape, Glue Gun, 3D Foam Pads, Gem Stones, Brads, Cut n Boss, Sara Davies Flowers Diecut, Swirls Diecut, Sentiments Diecut and the lovely rubber stamped image called Reflective.

Well that is it again for me, so until next time do take care and happy crafting.

Friday, 3 March 2017

Steam Punk Woman

Hello Folks,

Today's card I have to show you I have used one of my favourite layouts for a square card and adapted it to a rectangle as it is a bigger image plus seeing what this layout can do as well.

I have used white card stock to make the rectangle card, sentiments to be added at a later date, 3 x DCWVB The Lace & Linen Stack Patterned Papers, Coredinations French Roast card stock, Bazzill Basics Twig card stock, Spectrum Noir Pens Numbers FS2, FS3, TN2, PP1, GB8, GB10, TN7, 0, EB1, EB2, DG2, DR1, IG1, Lace, Adhesive Tape, Glue Gun, Cut n Boss, Sara Davies Flowers Diecut, Brads, Swirls Diecut, Steam Punk Corner Diecuts, Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad Antique Linen and of course the lovely rubber stamped image called Steam Punk Woman.

That's it for today, so until next time do take care and happy crafting.

Monday, 27 February 2017

Christmas Cards

Hello Folks,

Well here's the second post of the day, this one has two different patterns as just trying having a play about.

I have used white card stock to make the rectangle cards, Gold card stock, White card stock, Gold Gilding Wax, Cut n Boss, Sara Davies Sentiments Diecut, Embossing Folders and Gem stones.

That's it for me today so until next time, do take care and happy crafting.

Snowy Corner Christmas Cards

Hello Folks,

Today I have two posts to do of Christmas cards which this year I decided to go back to basics and this is the first one.

I have used white card stock to make the rectangle cards, Gold card stock, Silver card stock, White card stock, Cut n Boss, Sara Davies Sentiments Diecut, Embossing Folder Snowy Corner and Gold as well as Silver Gilding Wax which I am having a play with.

That's it for this post, so off to do the next one.

Saturday, 25 February 2017

Ribbon Girl February Any Image Challenge

Hello Folks,

Today I have decided to make a difference shape card for this challenge as the image is much bigger, all I have to do is add sentiments at a later date.

I have used white card stock to make the rectangle card, Maja Design Coffee in the Arbour Rose Garden, Grandma's Old Porcelain Cups and Raspberries patterned papers, Coredintions Love Potion card stock, Bazzill Basics Lily White card stock, Spectrum Noir Pens numbers FS2, FS3, Tn2, PP1, GB8, GB10, TN7, 0, EB1, TB, BP6, DR1, DG2, Organza Ribbon, Bow Maker, Teardrop Charm, Flowers, Gem Stones, 3D Foam Pads, Adhesive Tape, X Cut Corner Punch and the lovely rubber stamped image called Forever Yours.

That's it for today, so until next time, do take care and happy crafting.

Friday, 17 February 2017

2 Snowflake Christmas Cards


Hello Folks,

Today I have two Christmas cards to show using the same basic design as I am just trying to keep things simple but I used different colours, I was inspired by Sara Davies of Crafters Companion for this and thought I would give it a go.

I have used white card stock to make the square cards, also white card stock to make the sentiments, snowflakes and embossed squares, all diecuts and embossing folders are by Sara Davies including Sentiments, Pearls, Crafters Companion Spray and Sparkle Iridescent, Cut n Boss and Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pads, Stormy Skys and Shaded Lilac.

That is it for me, so until next time, do take care and happy crafting.

Thursday, 16 February 2017

On My Mind

Hello Folks,

Today I have a card to show and am rather pleased with how it turned out as have been trying to keep things simple by starting at the beginning again.

I have used white card stock to make the square card, 2 x Maja Design Coffee in the Arbour Grandma's Old Porcelain Cups Patterned Papers, Bazzill Basics Juneberry card stock, Bazzill Basics Glass Slipper card stock, Spectrum Noir Pens Numbers FS2, FS3, TN2, PP1, GB8, GB10, TN7, 0, CR8, DR1, DR7, TB3, GB5, DG2, Cut n Boss, Scalloped Circles Diecut, Circles Diecut, Flowers Diecut, Sentiments Diecut, Swirls Diecut, Ribbon, Bow Maker, Pearls, Silver Glitter, Brads, Glue Gun, 3D Foam Pads, Adhesive Tape and of course the lovely rubber stamped image called On My Mind.

That's it for me, so until next time, do take care and happy crafting.

Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Alva Feeling

Hello Folks,

Today I have a card to show you that I was trying to keep as basic as possible, you know less is more, something I find very hard to do.

I have used white card stock to make the square card, 2 x Maja Desigin Coffee in the Arbour Roses Gardens & Raspberries Patterned Papers, Coredination Love Potion card stock, Bazzill Basics Glass Slipper, Spectrum Noir Pens Numbers FS2, FS3, TN, PP1, GB8, GB10, TN7, 0, TB3, EB1, DR1, DG2, DR5, PP3, DR7, Organza Ribbon, Cut n Boss, Sentiments Diecut, Flowers Diecut, Swirls Diecut, Pearls, Silver Glitter, Bow Maker, Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad, Glue Gun, 3D Foad Pads and the lovely rubber stamped image called Alva Feeling.

That's it for me, so until next time, do take care and happy crafting.

Sunday, 12 February 2017

More Christmas Cards

Hello Folks,

I have another couple of cards to show you, in fact I have made 3 in this style but only showing 2 of them, I got the idea from a crafting magazine and adapted it to suit myself.

I have used white card stock to make the square cards, lilac card stock, pale blue card stock, white card stock, Cut n Boss, Sara Davies Christmas Corner Embossing Folder, Sara Davies Sentiments Diecut, Crafters Companion Baubles Diecut, Crafters Companion Leaves Diecut, Gemstones, Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pads Dusty Concord & Stormy Sky.

That's it again folks, so until next time, do take care and happy crafting.

Thursday, 9 February 2017

Dad

Hi Folks,

Todays card that I have made is for my Dad's Birthday on Valentines Day which I will take up the crem with some flowers.

I have used white card stock to make the square card, First Edition Neroli Patterned Papers x 3, Coredinations Lake card stock, Papermania Colour card stock, Spectrum Noir Pens Numbers EB1, DR1, DG2, Lace with Ribbon, Sentiments, Gem Stones, Flowers, Cut n Boss, Floral Swirls Diecut, Adhesive Tape, Glue Gun, 3D Foam Pads, Silver Glitter and of course the lovely rubber stamped image A Little Bit Sketchy Every Rose.

That's its again for me, so until next time, do take care and happy crafting.

Snowman Christmas Cards


Hello Folks,

Today I have got a Christmas card to show you that I have made three of.  I have used white card stock to make the square card, gold card stock, white card stock, Christmas Edge Diecut, Snowman Diecut, Sentiments Diecut, Cut n Boss, Cuttlebug and a Christmas Embossing Folder free in a Magazine.

That's it again for me so until next time, do take care and happy crafting

Monday, 6 February 2017

Ribbon Girl February 2017 Anything Goes Challenge

Hello Folks,

Today I have another challenge card to show you, the idea was for a male card but could be used either way I think.

I have used white card stock to make the square card, First Edition Romanace x 2 patterned papers, Coredintions Royal card stock, Bazzill Basics Diamond card stock, Spectrum Noir Pens Numbers FS2, FS3, TN2, PP1, GB8, GB10, TN7, 0, EB1, TB1, TB2, TB3, PP3, PL1, BP2, DR1, DG2, Tim Holtz Rangers Distress Ink Pad Stormy Sky, Tim Holtz Tonic Paper Distresser, Cut n Boss, Floral Swirls Diecut, Sara Davies Signature Collection Flowers Diecuts, Brads, Glue Gun, 3 D Foam Pads and the lovely rubber stamped image called Please Don't Let It Fly.

That's it again for me, so until next time, do take care and happy crafting.

Friday, 3 February 2017

Crafts and Me February 2017 Anything Goes Challenge


Hello Folks,

For this challenge I took the opportunity to make a male birthday card that I required especially as it was anything goes challenge and male cards are never easy, was unsure about the bow but did not want to put another flower there.

I have used white card stock to make the square card, 3 X My Minds Eye So Sophie patterned papers, Coredinations Purple Majesty card stock, Bazzill Basics String of Pearls card stock, Spectrum Noir Pens numbers FS2, FS3, TN2, PP1, GB8, GB10, TN7, 0, TB, IG1, LV2, DR1, DG2, Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad Dusty Concord, Cut n Boss, Edge Diecut, Sara Davies Hearts Diecut, Sara Davies Flowers Diecut, Spellbinders Floral Diecut, Brad, Ribbon, Bow Maker, Heart Charm, Sentiments Diecut, Spellbinders Shapes Diecut, Silver Glitter, 3D Foam Pads, Glue Gun and of course the lovely rubber stamped image called Emotive.

That's it for me today, so until next time do take care and happy crafting.

Friday, 27 January 2017

2 Christmas Cards

Hello Folks,

Yes I have started the Christmas cards but really just having a play around at the basics of making cards, shaking up things a bit and so have two cards made that are similar to yesterday's one, testing out which one looks best.

I have used white card stock to make the square cards, Gold card stock, white card stock again, Cuttlebug, Cut n Boss, Die'sire Bells Diecut, Sara Davies Signature Collection Sentiments Diecut, Free Embossing Folder for a magazine and Glue Tape.

That's it for me today, so until next time, take care and happy crafting.

Thursday, 26 January 2017

Crafts and Me January New Stash Challenge

Hello Folks,

Today's card that I have here I decided to go back to basics as I have been having so much trouble with crafters block plus keeping things simple and basic I find not easy, well it suited my mind as well as my new stash which is several diecuts as which is ideal for this challenge as no other items purchased lately.

I have used white card stock to make the square card, gold card stock, white card stock again, Cuttlebug, Free Christmas Embossing Folder from a Magazine, Cut n Boss, Glue Tape, Die'sire Bells Diecut which is from my new stash and Sara Davies Signature Sentiments Diecut.

That is it for me until next time do take care and happy crafting.

Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Wedding Anniversary Card

Hello Folks,

Today I have another card to show you where I have been having a play with just diecutting skills.

I have used Gold card stock, White card stock, Cut n Boss, Sara Davies Signature Collection Together Forever Main Diecut as well as Hearts Diecut, Celebrations Diecut, Sara Davies Signature Collection of Buttterflies Diecuts, as well as Made with Love Diecut, Tatty Lace Champagne Glass Diecut, Gem Stones and Glue.

I do so hope you like this one, until next time do take care and happy crafting, lol


Tuesday, 24 January 2017

Ribbon Girl January 2017 Any Image Challenge


Hello Folks,

The card I have today to show you is for another challenge which is the Ribbon Girl Blog Any Image Challenge sadly the card photo has come out a little dark.

I have used white card stock to make the square card, Coredinations Purple Majesty card stock, Bazzill Basics Walnut Cream card stock, Maja Design Fika Blommer PA Bordet Patterned Paper, Maja Design Fika Mandelkaka M Plommon Patterned Paper, Spectrum Noir Pens Numbers FS2, FS3, TN2, PP1, GB8, GB10, TN7, 0, ER1, DR1, DG2, TB3, LV1, PL2, LV2, Cut n Boss, Sara Davies Butterflies Diecuts, Sentiments Diecuts, Silver Glitter, Flowers, Gem Stones, Glue Gun, 3D Foam Pads and of course the lovely rubber stamped image called Alva Feeling.

So that is it for me until next time, do take care and happy crafting.

Thursday, 5 January 2017

Bubbling Tilda Birthday Card

Hello Folks,

Well my first blog of the year is for a birthday for a very young lady and could not resist using such a lovely image for her.

I have used white card stock to make the square card, 2 x First Edition Mulberry Kisses Patterned Papers, Bazzill Basics Petunia card stock, Bazzill Basics Petalsoft card stock, Spectum Noir Pens numbers FS2, FS3, TN2, PP1, GB8, GB10, TN7, 0, EB1, TB, DG2, PP3, PL1, BP2, Cut n Boss, L shaped Diecut, Spellbinders Scalloped Circles Diecut, Spellbinders Circles Diecut, Sentiments Diecut, Flowers, Glue Gun, 3D Foam Pads, Silver Glitter, Gold Glitter and of course the lovely rubber stamped image called Bubbling Tilda.

So that is it for my first blog of the year, do take care and happy crafting.