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Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Elly with a sketch

Omg what a wet bank holiday that was so what better than to do some crafting and also thought was a good idea to catch up on some blogging so here I am playing along with
Sketch Saturday

And the sponsor for this time is 2 cute ink who will let the winner chose two images of their choice

Goodies used
Docrafts for the paper , message and mirri card
Spellbinder die
Joanna Sheen - card candi
Image - from wild rose studio - coloured with Pm from my stash and spectrum pencils from Crafter's Companion

Playing with a simple sketch

So its a bit of a change from
Less Is More with a sketch as they don't do them often but remember that clean space

So here are my 2 cards - sorry 3 cards as really enjoyed using this sketch

Yes still topping up on male cards - for this one I did a one layer
I used a spellbinder die to draw round and then used a docrafts stamp coloured with spectrum pencils from crafters companion and the pens are from Tim Holtz

Goodies on this one
Crafter's Companion - card base
My stash for the message and topper which is old Xmas card
Paper mill for brown card
Spellbinder die
Joanna Sheen - card candi - which is coloured with a promarker

Finally this one
Crafter's Companion for the yellow and purple card and star embossing folder oh and tag die
My stash for the peel off border stickers and bling
Stampin up for the boots and message which I coloured with Pm's

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Anything goes Xmas

So Winter are running there theme for nearly a month as some of their Dt are on Holidays and they have given the theme of anything goes and its also means ton's of sponsors so just going to get on with it and try not to ramble on to much so the 1st sponsor is

Crafts U Love with a £10 voucher
Crafty Sentiments with a £10 voucher
Delicious Doodles with 4 digi images
Stamp and Create who will give a voucher
Marianne Design with a lovely prize
Click it 4 Crafts who have a $35 voucher

Ok so here is what I have come up with
Goodies used
My stash for the papers and card oh and bling
Crafter's companion for the mulberry wood image and e-craft to cut the stars
The image is coloured with Pm's and spectrum pencils which are from CC

Winter paintbox Decoupage

Yes Its another Xmas card , really must say I seem to be loving doing them more so this year , think its mainly because I know I won't be doing any less minute like last year and yes I am doing this one for
Sketch Saturday  and I best get on to the sponsor as trying to get as much done on the lappy before the dog wants another game of fetch so Bunny Zoe's Crafts will give the lucky winner a £10 voucher
Goodies used
Crafter's Companion  - Vintage Xmas paper pad , snowflake embossing folder and also the decoupage which is from the winter paintbox poppet range
My stash - for the flower
Joanna Sheen - mirri card
Craft Obsessions - prima leaf which is coloured with Tim Holtz distress pens

Animal madness

So its all about animals over at Less Is More  , yay love this theme as I am big animal lover , so managed to come up with 3 cards this time but not sure if the owl one is clean and simple enough .

Items used
Brown card from the papermill which I cut down to be a A6 card . Which I then stamped on to using my stampin up dear stamp and merry Christmas which I embossed with WoW embossing powder.

And this one
I have used a stamp from Crafter's Companion Mulberry wood range coloured with Pm's and spectrum pencils , then to finish off a Tim Holtz distress pen for the faux stitching
And then this is one I don't know if this is clean and simple enough
Used the same brown card from the 1st card and then a la blanche stamp embossed again with wow embossing powder and yes more faux stitching

Thursday, 14 August 2014

A Snowy Xmas

Well I am sure by now seeing one of these it means I have done a card for
Sketch Saturday and it also means a sponsor who is Simon Says Stamp and they will give the lucky winner a $25 voucher

Goodies used
Joanna Sheen - for the mirri card and card base
Docrafts - for the paper and twine
Tim Holtz - Chipboard shape which I put wow embossing powder on to match the colours on the card
Old Xmas card for the image

Lottie - spotty and dotty

Yes its all about spots and dots for us this week from Papertake Weekly Challenge  and they have a lovely sponsor this week who is Whiff Of Joy with this lovely stamp for this weeks lucky winner

Goodies used
Crafter's companion - core'dations , dotty paper and Humphrey everyday decoupage
Red card and message from my stash

One layer Happy Birthday

Yes I am back from my week at Charmouth which was lovely , but did my crafting so here I am with a one layer card for Less Is More and the theme was FOLIAGE
So thought would do for a male birthday card as never have enough of them for sale or my own use , so if these dose nt sell then it can go in my stash

Inks used are Tim Holtz barn door and the green one is a stampin up one sorry can't remember the name
The leaf stamps are from stampin up - lovely as tree
Birthday one is from Antia's