Thursday, 24 December 2009

christmas cake

i was nagged by sophie to add this photo,i made the cake and she decorated it,with little icing embellishments

new baby

we are waiting for a new baby boy he should arrive later today so i have the card ready,just waiting for the phone call now

Wednesday, 23 December 2009

c.r.a.f.t.challenge 31

this challenge will run for two weeks,so merry christmas everyone,the theme is thanks,i used some papermania paper and a see'd's stamp on my dt card,we have a great prize as well so look forward to seeing your projects.

Tuesday, 22 December 2009

easel cards

six easel cards i made for our grandchildren for christmas,each year i try and make them something different

Thursday, 17 December 2009

c.r.a.f.t. challenge 30

this week over at c.r.a.f.t. we are having a 'free for all' so i am looking forward to seeing all your fab creations,we have a great prize of some digi doodles by our dt member magda

Wednesday, 16 December 2009

ring cushion

a joint effort i done the x-stitching and sophie sewed it together and added the ribbon edging

fab'n'funky challenge 4

this is our last challenge for 2009,the next challenge will start on 3rd jan 2010 we have another lovely sketch this week,so hope to see you all joining in and i want to wish you all a merry christmas and a happy new year

Sunday, 13 December 2009


my girls treated me a lovely set of papers from papermainia and a gorgeous set of bird stamps so i made a card last night with them

Wednesday, 9 December 2009

c.r.a.f.t.challenge 29

this weeks challenge on c.r.a.f.t. is 'happy new year',for my dt card i used my favourite 'cosmo cricket'papers i sooooooooo love this range and a 'stamp addicts' cube stamp.this week we have a fab my minds eye prize that was very kindly donated by an anonymous trimcrafter so a big thankyou to you,such a lovely thing to do.

fab'n'funky challenge 3

i forgot to upload my dt card for this weeks challenge but will post it now,hope you all like the new look to the blog,another great prize up for grabs this week,a fab sketch and a second challenge as well'all that glitters'i used papers from 'add a splash of colour' and a stamp from little claires for my project.

special day

we had a lovely day on saturday at our daughters wedding and now i have the fun of making a scrapbook we have some great photos of the day so i will be spending time on it over the next few weeks

Thursday, 3 December 2009

c.r.a.f.t.challenge 28

this week the challenge on c.r.a.f.t is 'christmas birthday'for my dt card this week i used forever friends backing papers and this months free stamp from the do-craft magazine

Wednesday, 2 December 2009


we have another great sketch for this weeks challenge on fab'n'funky and this weekend we have a family wedding so i had a play with my new forever friends stamp that i bought to use on the happy couples card