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Wednesday, 30 June 2010

Sketch Saturday - week 109

Here is the sketch we had to  follow this week at Sketch Saturday - week 109

And thier sponser for the week is
the craft barn

Items used
Paper - my mind's eye
Card , button and gems - my stash
Ribbon - Laura Ashely
Image - busy day bear - by J sheen - coloured with PM's

Create4FunChallnge - week 26

This week at create 4 fun we had a sketch to follow and make or mojo move into gear again lol
The prize for this week is penny black stamp flower bear

Items used
Paper and card - my stash
Butterfly and ribbon - docrafts
Message - lakeland
Image - patchwork polly - by crafters companion - coloured with PM's

Tuesday Taggers - Wedding

At Tuesday Taggers we had the theme of weddings and at the moment I kepp getting dragged to the theme of black and white for weddings

And thier sponser for the week is the craft barn

Items used
Message - my stash
White card - kanban , then emboosed with cuttlebug
Black card QVC
Punch - martha stewart
Image - house mouse - lovlely confetti - coloured with pm's

My Time To Craft Challenge - Zig Zags

This week at my time to craft challenge we had the theme of ZIG ZAGS so to get my zig zags I used some pinkhing scirros used to be mum's till I nicked them lol.

Items used
Paper - my mind's eye
Blue card - my stash
Ribbon - dcrafts
Topper - magzine freebie

Tuesday, 29 June 2010

CraftyCreations - Shine

For this week at crafty creations we had the theme of shine , so for my card I dug out the glitter and gems.
And thier sponser for the week is FBD

Itmes used
Patchwork Polly ( Julie ) by Crafters Companion , coloured with Pm's and glitter glue,pencils
Gems - local chairty shop

ABC Challenge - X tra Dimension

For this week at ABC CHALLENGE we had the theme of xtra dimension , so I decied to use some 3D foam and one of my many decoupage images and some buttons.
Sponser for the 2 wks is Whimsy Stamps unfortally the link is down so cant link propley sorry.

Items used
Paper - my mind's eye and docrafts
Peel off's and buttons - my stash
Decoupage - the range

Just Magnolia -week 61

This week at Just Magnolia week 61 we had a sketch to follow that Bev did
I seemed to end with a lot of purple on my card this week not sure why think its just what jumped out my bits and bobs box lol.

Items used
Paper and card - My stash
Message - k&company
Ribbon and flowers - docrafts
Punch - Martha Stewart

And there sponser for the week is All That Scraps

Monday, 28 June 2010

Winter Wonderland - Strawberries and cream

This week at Winter wonderland we had the theme of strawberries and cream  , which made me think of this cute chappie from Joanna Sheen precious petals cd . And the sponser is for the week is Simon Says Stamp

Items used
Paper and Image - Joanna Sheen Precious Petals Cd
Green Card - QVC
Border on Green card - Kanban

Tottaly Gorjuss and Our Creative Corner

At Tottally Gorjuss  we had the theme of doing a gift bag , so thought I would also combine it with Our Creative Corner  that had the theme of Blues and green.

The sposner for Totally Gorjuss - Dies to Die for - sorry but there link is broken so cant do a proper link
The sponser for Our Creative Corner - Isabella's Skectchbook

Items used
Bag - From Debs blog - Bev's blog
Paper - Joanna Sheen - Precious Petals Cd


Images - from Daisy and Dandlion range - docrafts , coloured with PM's

Thursday, 24 June 2010

Sketch Saturday - week 108

And there sponser for the week is
digital delights


Items used
Paper - docrafts may goodie bag
Gold card - QVC punched with martha stewart
Flowers - the works
Message - my stash
Image - Daisy mouse by fun stamps , coloured with Pm's

The Cuttlebug Spot - Tag

This week at the cuttlebug spot we had the theme to emboss a tag and there sponser for the week is custom crops

Items used to make tag
Nestablties die
Embossing folder
Ink , Ribbon and sticker message - my stash

Create4Fun Challenge - week 25 - baby

This week at create4fun - week 25  we had the theme of baby , and I could nt resit but use my Joanna sheen precious petals cd and my teddy bear stamp.

There prize for the week is a house mouse stamp buzzy friends

Items used on card
Punch - Martha Stewart
Stripped paper - docrafts
Blue card and Message - my stash
Image - Joanna Sheen Precious Petals cd
Teddy bear - Antia's stamp , coloured with PM's

Wednesday, 23 June 2010

Totally Gorjuss - Sugar and Spice

This week at Tottally Gorjuss - week 35 we had the theme of surgar and spice , so I decied for mine that I would use tilda dancing for the sugar bit and browns for the spice bit.
And thier sponser for the week is crafters companion

Items on card
Paper - Magzine freebie
Brown card - QVC
Punch - Martha Strewart
Tilda Image - coloured with PM's
Flowers - Hobbycraft - wedding department

Friday, 18 June 2010

Crafty Creations

This week at craft creations - challenge 72 we had the theme of stiching real or faux , for mine I used faux and real sewing and there sponser is whimsy stamps .

To get my effect I used a pricking mat and some thread.

Items on my card

Pricking Stencil - QVC
Paper and Image - magzine freebie
Blue Card - Local Chairty shop
Thread and buttons - my stash

Winter Wonderland - Festive Tree

This week at Winter wonderland we had the theme of a festive tree and there sponser for the week  is Delicious Doodles

Luckily I found this decoupage sheet with daisy and dandelion opeing gifts under the tree.

Items on card
Paper - Stockholm
Ribbon - Laura Ashley
Topper and Message - Daisy and Dandlion - Docrafts

Just Magnolia - Week 60 - in the garden

This week at Just Magnolia we had the theme of in the garden , so for my card I decied to use a big flower as my main image.
And there sponser for the week is Wild Orchid Crafts

Items used
Pink card - Coredinations
Flower - K&comapny
Tilda Image , coloured tihe PM's
Gems - Papermaina

Tuesday, 15 June 2010

The Cuttlebug Spot - Embossing Layout

This week at The Cuttlebug Spot we had the theme of adding some embossing to our layout , So I thought  what a good idea to use this theme on one of the pages I am doing for my grandparents album.

There sponser for the week is Custom Crops

Items used on my layout

Paper - K&Company and My Mind's Eye
Blue Card - Local Chairty shop
Flowers - Craft
Wording - Done on the laptop

Sunday, 13 June 2010

sunday scrapbooking

Decied that as I got all my blog challenges done thought I would get some scrapbook pages finished as they been waiting to be done for a while

Items I ve used are mainly k&comapny papers , Gems - papermania and some mind eyes papers as that seems to be my fave at the moment

Our Creative Corner - CORNERS

This week we had theme of corners at Our Creativer Corner - Corners to show the corner off on my card I used peel off and some gems.
The sponser for this week is Prairie Fairy

Items Used
Blue card - Local Chairty Shop
Paper and Gems - Papermania
Image - Joanna Sheen Ivory Cats Cd
Peel Offs - My stash

Saturday, 12 June 2010

Create4fun challenge - week24

This week at create4fun week 24 we had a sketch to follow and thought I would use some decpoupage I ve had lying round for ages.
There prize for this week is a Digi stamp of Gabriella shopping

items on card
Paper - My stash
Mirri card - QVC
Ribbon - My bits and bobs box
Image - Pumpkin decoupage from docrafts daisy and dandlion range

My Time to Craft Challenge - Xtra Special

This week at my time to craft challenge 95 as I ve got a 60th order to do thought what better than this theme of xtra speical

Items on card
Paper -  a magzine freebie
Pink card - Local chairty shop
Ribbon and eyelets - my stash
Image - By the sea - stampin up - coloured withPM's

crafty creations - childs play

This week at craft creations - childs play , I decied for my card would use popcorn kids cd as there are so very cute images on there .
Sponser for the week is mel jen designs

Items used
Everything expect the blue card is from Popcorn Kids cd - crafters companion
Blue card -My stash

Just Magnolia - Wk 59 - Mina's sketch

Have decied to use my new tilda stamp of her dancing for the sketch at Just Magnolia -wk 59 - Mina's sketch and also thought I would go with hot colours as the sun as been out today
And there sponser for the week is

Items on card
Paper -My Stash
Ribbon - Laura Ashley
Flower - Peatloo
Message - Lakland
Gems - Papermania
Image - tilda dancing coloured with PM's and Stickles glitter glue

Winter Wonderland - Xmas Flower

This week at Winter Wonderland - xmas flower so off I went to look at my xmas Cd's and could nt help but use this sweet image of popcorn the bear and souffle the duck with this lovely holly wrapped xmas gift.
And there sponser for the week is stamp barn

Items on card
Paper and Image - Xmas Popcorn the bear cd - crafters companion
Ribbon - Docrafts

sketch Sat week 107 and Tottally Gorjuss - for the boys

Have decied to use this sketch from Sketch Saturday - week107 and combine it also for the all boys theme at tottaly gorjuss - for the boys
Sponser for Sketch Saturday - simon says stamp
Sponser for Totally Gorjuss - Fantastic Ribbon

Items used
Image - Moments In Time - Man of the match , coloured with PM's
Ribbon - Docrafts
Paper and Card - My Stash

Wednesday, 9 June 2010

Create4fun - week 23

To get my card layout for this card I used the sketch challenge that my friend Ellen and I do at crafters companion
This week at create4fun - week23 we had the theme of black,white and a colour of our choice, decied for my colour would go with blue as had another father's day card order come in.
There prize is a house mouse stamps

Items on card
Black and white paper - my mind's eye
Blue card and mirri - My stash
Buttons - my bits and bobs jar
Decouapge - the range
Message -the works

Our Creative Corner - SUMMER

For my summer card I ve gone for bright colours and one of my new tilda stamps holding roses as bright colours and flowers always make me think of summer.
If you fancy a go click here our creative corner-summer

items on card
Paper - My mind's eye and K&co
Ribbon - Papermania
Image - Tilda with roses coloured with PM's
Message - Lakeland

The Cuttlebug Spot - A sketch

Decied to go retro and summer for my card entery into The Cuttlebug Spot - a sketch and there sponser for the week is The craft barn
Items on card
Paper - My stash
Flower - Petaloo
Image - End of summer , coloured with PM's
Message - My stash

Tuesday Taggers - ALL THAT BLOOMS

For my card that all that blooms theme at Tuesday Tagger - all that blooms I decied to go with cats and flowers as love them both.

Items on my Card
Paper and Image- Ivory Cat Cd - Joanna Sheen
Gems - Local Chairty Shop

I could nt see a sponser on this weeks theme but if there is one let me know and I will add it to my post as would ' nt want to miss out on a chance to win

Tuesday, 8 June 2010

Winter Wonderland - LOVE

For my card I decied to go with Popcorn the bear and his girlfriend singing for the LOVE theme at Winter Wonderland - LOVE and there sponser for the week is Whimsy Stamps

Items on my card
Paper - Stockholm , my prize from the cute competion
Mirris Card - QVC
Image - Popcorn the bear from crafters companion coloured with pencils
Gems - Mark Richards - Joanna Sheen

Tottlay Gorjuss - challenge 33 - sketch

This week at tottally gorjuss , challenge 33 its a sketch and there sponser for the week is Joanna Sheen
I decied to use this sketch to help me do a get well card for my grandma as she is having a operation tomrrow so thought this would be a nice surprise for her when she gets back home.

Items on card
Paper - my stash
Ribbon - Papermania
Message - Lakeland
Image - frommy decoupage stash

Craft room revamp

bottom of bookcase

top of book casecraft table , sorry about the bin bags they have spare bedding in it lol

At long last my craft room has started to be revamped with a new stroage unit and and also the reshuffle of the table , fingers crossed will be able to get another unit to get the stuff up off the floor