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Friday, 30 July 2010

Sketch Sat - week 113

For this week at sketch sat we had this fun sketch

And thier sponser for the week is

Meljen's Designs

Items used
Base card - The Papermill
Stripes of card - QVC
Lace Sticker - The Paper Celler
Gems - Local Chairty shop
Message and Topper - My stash
Mirri card - Kanban

Tuesday Taggers - July xmas

At Tuesday Taggers they had the theme of christmas in July , which I love as I am such a big kid when it comes to xmas love all the build up to it mad yes lol. And as I was wearing a red top when I made this card it gave me the idea of the colour lol.

And they have a fab prixe up for grabs from Janet

Items used
Gold card - The papermill
Red card , topper and border - Kanban
Peel offs and bows - My stash

2 blogs - Just Inspirational Challenge and Crafty Creations Challenge

Have decied to combine to challenges this week as they both had the theme of summer

1st one is Just Inspirational Challenge and thier sponser of a fab prize is from Christine on thier DT

And the 2nd blog is
crafty creations challenge
And thier sponser for the week is CTMH Store

Items used on card
Pink card - The Papermill
Paper and Topper - My stash
Letter - QVC

Forgot to say that thier was also a sketch to follow at JIC Blog

Wednesday, 28 July 2010

Our Creative Corner

This week we had the theme of Green , Red , White and Black at our creative corner . At first my mojo just would nt get going on this theme but then when I was scanning the net I came across this lovely digi image and hay presto along came a card.

Items used
Red and Black card - The Papermill
Image - Cuddly Buddly - coloured with PM's

Create4Fun Challenge - Week 40 - FLOWERS

At create4fun challenge we had the theme of flowers to use on our projects so I decied to use this to help me get a scrapbook page done .

And the prize for the week is

Items used on my page
Green Paper - My Mind's Eye
Flowered Paper - Docrafts
Letters - My Stash
Ribbon - Laura Ashley
Flowers - Petaloo

Sunday, 25 July 2010

Winter Wonderland and Just Inspirational Challenge

Have decied for this card to use it for 2 blog challenges
Winter Wonderland
Just Inspirational Challenge

for winter wonderland we had this sketch to follow

and for the Just Inspirational Challenge we had to use a digi stamp

Sponser for winter wonderland is
simon says stamp

sponser for Just Inspirational Challenge is
delicious doodles

Items used

Sticker - Docrafts
Red and Gold Card - The Papermill
Image - Cuddly Buddly - coloured with promarkes and skaura
Image around image - my stash
Circles done on the cuttlebug

Just Magnolia challenge - week 65 - Vintage

At Just Magnolia we had the lovely theme of VINTAGE so decied that roses suited the theme well so off I went scanning my cd's and very lucky for me I had just the one Joanna Sheen Victorian Birthdays took a while but got there in the end chosing some papers lol.

Sponser for the week is The Cutting Cafe

Items used

Papers - Joanna Sheen Victorian Birthdays Cd
Ribbon - Laura Ashely
Flowers - Hobby Craft
Message - My Stash
Tilda dancing coloured with pink promaker

Totally Gorjuss - Challenge 40 - congrats

This week at Totally Gorjuss we had the theme of  Congratulations which could be a wedding , baby or just congrats on some think someone has done. So I ended up with baby as had this lovely image sent to me from the stamp swap at crafters companion forum.

And thier sponser for the week is Fantastic Ribbons

Items used
Pink card - Brad - Message - My stash
Vellum and star gem - Docrafts
Image stamp swapat crafters companion forum - coloured with a pink promaker

Saturday, 24 July 2010

The Cuttlebug Spot - XMAS IN JULY

At the cuttlebug spot we had the theme of Xmas in July so decie to use some of last years stash up before I broke into any new bits and also went a bit different for me with my colour choice with some black and purple .

Sponser for the week is custome crops

For some reason the link thing for the cuttlebug spot has broken so here is the web address

Hope that wont disqulif me

Items used on card

Mirri card , Topper , Border and Message - kanban
Black card - The Papermill
Gems - Docrafts
Embossing - Cuttlebug folder and the machine

My Time To Craft Challenge - CHECKS

This week at my time to craft challenge we had the theme to use check paper  and as I had a order to do for the chairty shop I help at thought I would use this theme to help me as mojo did nt really want to to play for this order .

Items used
Papers - Docrafts
Gold card - The papermill
Peel of stickers - my stash
Decoupage - Local chairty shop

Crafty Creations - Happy or Sweet

At crafty creations we had the choice of 2 themes Happy or Sweet , So when I was surfing the net for some digi stamps I came across this fun farm yard image of animals so hence me going with the happy part of the challenge .

And their sponser for the week is the the cutting cafe

Items used
Base card - The Papermill
Pink card - My stash
Flower punch down side of card - Martha Stewart
Number 3 - off the net
Paper on the number , the image - Cuddly Buddly - coloured with PM's
Message stamp - my stash
Flower gem - Local chairty shop

Forgot to say got this Idea of this layout from a friend of mine called Anne

Saturday, 17 July 2010

Crafty Creations - A sketch

At Craft Creations we had this sketch to follow

and their sponser for the week is

Simon Says Stamp

The flowers on this sketch made me think of using my new xmas ones so hence a xmas card from me lol

Items used
Gold Paper - kanban
Stripped paper - my stash
Ribbon - flower and gems - Docrafts
Image - Stampavie - Rachelle Anne Miller - coloured with PM's

Just Magnolia - week 64 - Bev sketch

This week at Just Magnolia we had a lovely sketch set by Bev

And thier sponser for the week is

and they have this fab prize up for grabs

and this my card

Items used
Paper - my stash
Pink card - the papermill
Ribbon - making memories
pearls - docrafts
Flowers - the works

Just Inspirational Challenge - week 3

This week at Just Inspirational Challenge we had the theme of  VINTAGE  and it could be how we thought vinatge should be , so for mine I went with a old xmas feel theme , plus it also helps cut down on how many I have left to do .
Sponser for the week Craft Sentiments
Who have this lovely image up for grabs

Items used on card
Xmas Paper - My stash
Reindeer card - Kanban
Gold Card - The papermill
Message - Lakeland
Topper - A old xmas card
Flowers and star gems - Docrafts

Winter Wonderland - Angles and Glitter

This week at Winter Wonderland we had the lovely theme of ANGELS AND GLITTER , which I think is a fab theme for xmas , and I was very lucky to have this image tucked away in my xmas stash lol.
Sponser for the week is Whimsy Stamps

Items used
Word paper - my stash
Gold card - the papermill
Ribbon - docrafts
Message - lakeland
Image - angel wishes - by sugar nellie - coloured with PM's , glitter glue and gems

Totally Gorjuss - Thinking of you

At Totally Gorjuss we had the theme of THINKING OF YOU  , which can be a get well , a hello or smpathy card baiscally anything that makes you think of some one.
And thier sponser for the week is Crafters Companion who is offering a a £10 voucher to use in thier online shop.

Items used
Sugar Nellie image - Ponty Princess - coloured with PM's and Glitter glue
Gems- Docrafts
Paper and Message - My Stash
Card - QVC
Punch - Martha Stewart

Thursday, 15 July 2010

Create 4 fun challenge - week 28

This week at create4fun challenge we had the challenge to make something other than a card , so thought I would do a scrapbook page for my entery.
And the prize for the week is A hoppy hoppers stamp - will knit for freinds

Items used on page
Paper - DCWV
Ribbon - Making Memories
Flowers - Petaloo
Wording done on laptop

The cuttlebug spot - sketch week

This is the fun sketch we had to follow at
the cuttlebug spot and we could have what ever theme we wanted so thought I would use it to get another xmas card out the way.

Sponser for the week is the craft barn

Items used
Docrafts and Cuttlebug embossing folders
Ribbon - making memories
Image - ollyfant christmas image - coloured with PM's and pencils
Card - QVC

My time to craft challenge - Butterflies

At My time to craft challenge we had the theme to have butterflies on our card , so thought I would go with a very girlie card plus also gave me a reason to use some goodies not that I need a reason lol

Items used
Paper , Butterflies , Quote - docrafts
Brads - my stash

TT - Anniversary

This week at Tuesday Taggers we had theme of Anniversary , so could nt resit using some of my enw decoupage and this cute teddy bear couple just spoke to me to use them lol.

Items used
Blue paper - my mind's eye
Pink card - the papermill
Decoupage - local chairty shop
Ribbon - making memories
Message - my stash

Monday, 12 July 2010


This week at winter wonderland we had the theme of

twas the night before christmas

So thought this image of stanta flying over the houses was a good image to fit this weeks theme.

Sponser for the week is
delicious doodles

Items used
Main card - the papermill
Purple and cold card - Kanban
Image - from one of my many cd's sorry cant rember which one as printed off a while ago

Just Magnolia challange - A recipe

This week at Just Magnolia we had a recipe to follow of 3 flowers , 2 paper and 1 ribbon

My Kind of card as its all my fave craft goodies to use.

Sponser for the week is
creative treasures

Items used
Papers - docrafts - July goodie bag
Ribbon - Anna Griffin
Message - My stash
Flowers - Hobbycraft
Glitter glue - stickles

Sunday, 11 July 2010

Totally Gorjuss - WATER

This week at Totally Gorjuss we had the theme of water , and luckily for me I was sent a image of 2 children playing by water via the stamp swap at crafters companion forum.

And the prize for the week is A fabby paper pad

Items used
Backing paper - docrafts
Image - Buzzcraft - coloured with PM's
Frame on image - Joanna Sheen - puppies and kittens cd
Message - Joanna Sheen - Jane Nettly Mayhew Cd Part 2

Our creative corner - get corky

At our creative corner we had the theme to use cork or carboard on our cards but as I did nt have either ended up with some chipboard flowers , and as I was nt very keen on the colour of it decied to ink it and use some embossing powder on it .

Items used
Paper,message,flowers and gems - docrafts
Martha Stewart punch
Ribbon - making mermories
Ink and embossing powder - my stash

Sketch Saturday Challenge - week 111

This week at sketch saturday wk 111 we had this fun sketch to follow

decied for mine I would go with some fresh mint colours with a hint of yellow , plus also trying to use up  some bits and bobs.
Sponser for the week is
simon says stamp

Items used
Paper and card - my stash
Martha Stewart punch
Buttons - the works
Message - Personal Impressions

Thursday, 8 July 2010

ABC - letter Y - you and me

This week at ABC challenge we have the letter Y for you and me .
For my card I went with sweet forever friends image .

And the sponser for the week is wild orchid crafts

And they are giving this lovely candy for the prize

Items used on my card
Paper - the papermill
Mirri and message - kanban
Cream card - my stash
Image - forever friends buy docrafts and coloured with water colour pencils

Just Inspirational challenge - week 2

For week 2 at just inspirational challenge we had a colour theme to follow of pink,cream and brown oh also ribbon,buttons,gems and glitter.
As I did nt have very much brown I ended up with a very girly pink card lol , so to improvise with the brown I used a brown button and a brown mouse on the image lol

Sponser for the week is lothian crafts

Items used
Paper,card and gems - docrafts
Glitter on flowers - stickles glitter glue
Ribbon - Anna Griffin
Image - house mouse decoupage

Wednesday, 7 July 2010

Totally Gorjuss - a sketch

This week at totally gorjuss we had this sketch to follow
and their sponser is
Joanna Sheen

Items used
Paper and card - my stash
Message - lakeland
Gems - docrafts
Glitter glue - Stickles
Image - wiff of joy  - 1001 nights - coloured with PM's

Just Inspirational challenge

This week at just inspirational challenge we had this sketch to follow

So for mt card to fit in with the sketch as well as thier love them I went for a cute image of 2 eskmos kissing
And thier sponser for the week is
donna's den

Items used
Paper - stockholm
Card - QVC
Punch - Martha Stewart
Message - Lakeland
Image - Eskimos kissing - mo manning - coloured with PM's
Glitter Glue - Stickles
Sticker - docrafts

Create4fun challenge - week 27

This week at create4fun we had a sketch to follow

And the prize for the week is

Items used on my card
Paper - stockholm
Mirri card - Kanban
Ribbon - Laura ashley
Image - little clare - victoria , cloured with PM's

Sketch Saturday - week 110

We had this fun sketch to follow at sketch saturday

Decied for my card to go for yellows as the sun was out when I did this card.
Sponser for the week is

sparkel creations

Items used
Paper and card - my stash
Images - patchwork polly - julie - by crafters companion , coloured with pencils