30/11/2011

Creative Inspirations - Contemporary Colours!

Good Morning!
This week at CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS we have another colour scheme for you and it is Contemporary Colours! You can ONLY use the following colours but you may also use Hair / Skin Tones :)
The Colour Scheme is:

TURQUOISE
PURPLE
WHITE

I decided to make something I don't normally which is a circular card!
I've always been put off these in the past as they were a bit of a faff to make but I love the end result of this one so I have definitely changed my opinion now lol

This card fits the Challenges at:
MAGNOLIA DOWN UNDER - LET IT SNOW
SIMON SAYS STAMP - ANYTHING GOES




Copic Ciao Markers - C1, C3, E00, E21, E31, E33, R11, BG34, BV02


RECIPE:
Magnolia Stamp
PB Sentiment Stamp
Bo Bunny Papers
Cuttlebug 'Snow' Embossing Folder
Sizzix Originals Snowflakes Die
Magnolia Doohickey Die - Romantic Fence
Paper Doily
3D Snow, 3D Gloss, Glitter, Twinklets & Dew Drops from Stash

Thanks for Popping By!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

29/11/2011

Papertake Weekly - Sketch!

Good Morning!
This week's Challenge over at PAPERTAKE WEEKLY is a Sketch! I really enjoyed using this sketch so I am sure you all will do too :)


This card fits the Challenges at:
MAGNOLIA-LICIOUS - PHOTO INSPIRATION




Copic Ciao Markers - C1, E00, E21, E31, E33, R11, R27, YG63, YG67


RECIPE:
Magnolia Stamps
Magnolia Papers
Magnolia Doohickey Die - Romantic Fence
Cuttlebug 'Snow' Embossing Folder
Flowers by Wild Orchid Crafts
3D Snow, 3D Gloss, Twinklets, Ribbon & Dew Drops from Stash

Thanks for Popping By!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

28/11/2011

Happy Retirement!

Good Morning!
Just popping by to show you a card I made yesterday for my Dad to give to a workmate. I think you will agree that it isn't my usual style but it's always good to venture out of the comfort zone every once in a while!





Copic Ciao Markers - C1, C3, C5, E00, E21, E31, E33, R11


RECIPE:
Flippin' Men Stamps
Sentiment created on the PC
Magnolia Papers
Dew Drops & Ribbon from Stash

Thanks for Popping By!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

27/11/2011

A Little Toot!

Good Morning!
Just popping by to share yet some more good news with you all!!! I seem to be having a lucky streak recently, I hope it doesn't run out anytime soon lol

Okay so my lucky news is that I found out last week ......... I cam 3rd in the Lili Of The Valley Category in the Cardmaking & Papercrafts Cardmaker of the Year 2011 !!!
They only show the 1st prize winners card in the magazine so I had to go on the website to find out which card had won 3rd place for me and it was ....


I receive £50 worth of their goodies so I cannot wait for my prize to arrive :D

Also my fellow PBSC Teamie Helen came 3rd in the Penny Black Category so a big Congratulations to her aswell!!!

Lastly before I go I have some more Cards For Sale over on ebay and Rubber Stamps so please pop by if you get the chance!


Enjoy the rest of your weekend!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

26/11/2011

PBSC - Red & Embossing!

Good Morning!
It is week 3 of our Christmas themed month over at PBSC and this week's Challenge is to use the colour Red & Embossing! Before I show you the card can I just say a bug thank you for the Get Well Wishes from you all :) They really cheered me up!

This card fits the Challenges at:
PENNY BLACK & MORE @ ALLSORTS - ALL CREATURES GREAT & SMALL






Copic Ciao Markers - C1, C3, E21, E31, R11, R17


RECIPE:
PB Stamped Image
Sentiment Stamp by Magnolia
Magnolia Paper
Cuttlebug 'Snow' Embossing Folder
Flowers by Wild Orchid Crafts
Sizzix Originals Snowflake Die
Magnolia Doohickey Die - Romantic Fence
3D Snow, 3D Gloss, Twinklets, Glitter, Flowersoft & Dew Drops from Stash

Have A Great Weekend!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

24/11/2011

Joanna Sheen Blog Bop!



Hiya Everyone and welcome to the
Joanna Sheen Challenge Blog Hop!!!
Our blog hop is to celebrate the launch of the Brand New Joanna Sheen challenge blog!!!
If you have landed here from previous blog [Teresa] then you are hopping in the right direction - If not then you need to pop over to the Joanna Sheen Challenge Blog to begin.

Our DT have had a great time creating with loads of fab Joanna Sheen images for our first challenge which starts on Thursday 1st December.
As there is a week before our first challenge starts we have decided to do a blog hop where we have some scrummy prizes up for grabs!!!
Each DT member has a fab prize of pretty ribbons to be won so there are 9 – Yes… 9 chances to win!!!
All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning is become a follower of the Joanna Sheen Challenge blog HERE and then leave a comment on every member of the DT’s blogs on their blog hop post.
On 30th November each DT member will pick a winner by random.org from their comments and announce their winner on their blog on the 1st December when the 1stchallenge goes live so don't forget to check back on all the blogs to see if you're one of our lucky winners.

From here you need to go to the next blog [Jane] to continue the hop!


Good Luck & Enjoy!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

Charisma Cardz - Snowflakes!

Good Morning!
This week at CHARISMA CARDZ we want to see some Snowflakes on your creations! In case you can't see where mine are they are on the Design Paper that I have used :) This was an extremely rushed card and I almost didn't get it done so don't look too closely incase you see any smudges! lol

This card fits the Challenges at:
JUST MAGNOLIA - RIBBONS
MAGNOLIA-LICIOUS - PHOTO INSPIRATION
SIMPLY MAGNOLIA - ANYTHING GOES




Copic Ciao Markers - C1, E00, E21, E31, E33, R11, R27, R59, YG63, YG67


RECIPE:
Magnolia Stamps
Magnolia Papers
Flowers by Wild Orchid Crafts
Paper Doily
3D Gloss, Dew Drops, Cheesecloth & Twinklets from Stash

Thanks for Popping By!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

23/11/2011

Creative Inspirations - Winter Colours!

Good Morning!
This week at CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS our challenge is Winter Colours! You can ONLY use these colours in the colour scheme but you may use Hair / Skin Tones aswell.
The Colour Scheme is:

BLUE
GREY
WHITE

This card fits the Challenges at:
WILD ORCHID CRAFTS - A CHILD'S CHRISTMAS




Copic Ciao Markers - C1, C3, E00, E21, E31, E33, R11, BV72


RECIPE:
Digi Image from Paper Shelter
Sentiment by Cat's Life Press
Magnolia Papers
Cuttlebug 'Snow' Embossing Folder
Flowers by Wild Orchid Crafts
Magnolia Doohickey Die - Romantic Fence
Paper Doily
3D Snow, 3D Gloss, Flowersoft, Twinklets & Dew Drops from Stash

Thanks for Popping By!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

22/11/2011

Papertake Weekly - Christmas Crackers!

Good Afternoon!
Apologies for this card being so late today, I wasn't at home over the weekend and when I got back yesterday I just didn't have the energy to make this card due to feeling ill, and before you ask no it wasn't a hangover lol I am still rather ill today but forced myself to get it done earlier this afternoon lol

This week's Challenge over at PAPERTAKE WEEKLY is Christmas Crackers! You don't have to make some actual Christmas Crackers (although you can do and some of my teamies have) we just want to see your Christmas faves!

This card fits the Challenges at:
JUST MAGNOLIA - RIBBONS
COLOUR CREATE - PINK, WHITE & GOLD
SIMPLY MAGNOLIA - ANYTHING GOES




Copic Ciao Markers - C1, E00, E21, E31, E33, R11, R20, Y28


RECIPE:
Magnolia Stamps
Sentiment by Cat's Life Press
Sizzix Originals Snowflakes Die
Flowers by Wild Orchid Crafts
3D Gloss, Twinklets, Ribbon & Dew Drops from Stash

Thanks for Popping By!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

19/11/2011

PBSC - Green + Tree's!

Good Morning!
It is week 3 of our Christmas themed month over at PBSC and this week's Challenge is to use the colour Green with Tree's! I actually didn't realise how few stamps or stamped images by PB I have with Tree's on, looks like I should invest in some more hehe!

This card fits the Challenges at:
CUTE CARD THURSDAY - GREEN & GREY COLOUR COMBO
(My Grey part is Silver, hope this is okay!)




Copic Ciao Markers - C1, C3, C5, E31, R11, YG63, YG67


RECIPE:
PB Stamped Image
Sentiment Stamp by Magnolia
MME Papers
Cuttlebug 'Snow' & 'Script' Embossing Folders
Magnolia Doohickey Die - Spruce Tree
3D Gloss, Twinklets, Glitter, Ribbon & Dew Drops from Stash

Have A Great Weekend!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

18/11/2011

Woop!

Good Morning!
I'm afraid I don't have a card again to share today but I have yet some more good news! lol
I have just seen that I won last week's challenge over at CUTE CARD THURSDAY of Reds for Remembrance! Wooop I have won a $20 Credit Voucher for Simon Says Stamp :) I can't wait to have a browse and decide what to spend it on!


Before I go I thought I'd treat you to a sneak peek of my card for tomorrow's new challenge over at PBSC!


Thanks for Popping By!
Happy Crafting!
xxx