Saturday, 27 February 2010

this is fun to make

I found a tutorial for this nappy/diaper fold pouch on splitcoast stampers and just had to try it,fun and easy to make

Friday, 26 February 2010

another first attempt

This time it is a joyfold card,i used some papermania papers and flowers and kept it simple with blues and i am entering it in the creative inspirations challenge blog this weeks theme is 'thankyou'

Thursday, 25 February 2010

tri-fold shutter card

My first attempt at a tri-fold shutter card,i used the lovely neopolitan papers from k&co and some new prima flowers i got the other day,i though this type of card would be really hard but i found it quite easy so will be making more.


At c.r.a.f.t.this week we are being sponsered by Angela at Toucan Scraps and i used some of her Victoriana range for my dt card,our challenge this week is a recipe 'ribbon and sparkles'so i added glamour dust to the hearts on the tree and some glitter ribbon.

Wednesday, 24 February 2010

fab'n'funky challenge 12

Can't believe it is challenge 12 already,where does time go?this week we have a colour combo of black and white and i must admit i kept it very simple so out came one of my favourite stamps.

Monday, 22 February 2010


I spent hours on saturday sorting my craft stash so to celebrate a tidy craft area I am giving away an enveloper board and just for fun you have to answer a simple question,all names will be put in a hat and a winner drawn at random by my daughter Sophie on Monday 8th of March at 20.00 hours,comments will not be shown on this post until then
The question is How many birthdays a year does Queen Elizabeth 11 have?

challenge entry

i am entering this card in the theme is anything goes and the prize is a £10.00 voucher from the joanna sheen website

Sunday, 21 February 2010

challenge entry

over on the crafty pad this week,the challenge is a colour combo of blue,brown,cream/white so i used one of my favourite penny black stamps,some blue twinkling h20's and blue and brown ribbon for my card,i used my new memento 'london fog' ink pad for the image i wanted it to look like a pencil sketch and i love the colour

Thursday, 18 February 2010

c.r.a.f.t. challenge 38-a sketch

This weeks challenge on c.r.a.f.t. is this fab sketch by our own Eileen and our sponser is 'the crafty pad',the prize is the cutest stamp of teddies playing piano.

I used 'K and Co Chocolate Neopolitian papers and a smirk 3d image on my dt card,the papers are doublesided and don't they make you think of icecream lol

Wednesday, 17 February 2010

fab'n'funky challenge 11

Over at fab'n'funky this week,it's all about children and there is a fab prize of a set of stamps from 'little claires'

Sunday, 14 February 2010

valentine card

Simple valentine card for my husband who doesn't agree with valentines day lol,sorry the pic is a bit blurry

Friday, 12 February 2010

beatrix potter

Made with a free download from crafters companions website,my first attempt at invertage as well

Thursday, 11 February 2010

c.r.a.f.t. challenge 37

Over at c.r.a.f.t. this week we are being sponsered by digital delights and our theme is digi colouring,the dt were given some lovely digi stamps to play with mine is bertie butterfly isn't he gorgeous

Wednesday, 10 February 2010

fab'n'funky challenge 10

This week on fab'n'funky our challenge is shabby chic,Heather from 'fresh brewed designs'is our sponser and she gave us some lovely digi images to use,i just used glitter for my cupcakes instead of colouring in for a change as i wanted a frosty look to the icing

Tuesday, 9 February 2010


Made this card with the free 'my minds eye'papers that were in Cardmaking and papercraft magazine,they are gorgeous papers and lovely to work with.

Thursday, 4 February 2010

c.r.a.f.t.challenge 36

this week on c.r.a.f.t. the theme is 'valentines/love'for my dt card i made a sort of swing card in black and pink

Wednesday, 3 February 2010

fab'n'funky challenge 9

This week on fab'n'funky the challenge theme is to use some embossing on your card,we are being sponsered by 'soft pencil' and all of us on the dt were given a fab digi stamp each to play with.