Thursday, 21 October 2021

Hot cocoa


 
   This fortnight's Aud Sentiments challenge which has a Christmas sentiment theme is being sponsored by Stampers Delights.
   I have used their digi called Chibi Holly CoCo and coloured it using Promarkers. The sky was coloured using Derwnt Coloursoft pencils and I added Flowersoft to the falling snow and the snowy ground.
   The sentiment was cut using a die from Carnation Crafts Glow of Christmas set.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Crafty Catz - anything goes with optional trick or treat
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
   I Love Promarkers - anything goes with use adie cut or punch
   Digi Choosday - anything goes
   Craftyhazelnut's Christmas - anything goes with optional stocking
   Christmas Cards All the Year Round - something beginning with s (SNOW) or t
   Passion for Markers - dies and/or punches
   Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
   Let's Craft and Create - anything goes with optional things with wings
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   The Paper Shelter - digital image
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   Pink Gem - anything goes
   Crafty Creations - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes

Thursday, 7 October 2021

Spooky!


 
   This fortnight the theme for the Aud Sentiments challenge is fall or Halloween and it is being sponsored by The Paper Shelter.
   I have used their digi stamp called Spooky!, coloured it using Promarkers and then fussy cut it. The sentiment was computer generated printing it onto some paper in my stash and the leaf border and pumpkins were also pieces accumulating in my stash. The design was matted and layered onto blue mirri and then white card.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes 
   Creative Inspirations - fab fall/Halloween
   Digi Choosday - anything goes
   Incy Wincy Designs - Halloween/be thankful
   Crafty Calendar - Halloween
   CCC Digi Creations - autumn and/or Halloween
   Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
   Creative Craft Cottage - autumn/Halloween
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   Digi Doodle Studios - fall or Halloween
   Createful Heart Cards - anything goes
   The Paper Shelter - layer it up
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   C.R.A.F.T. - anything goes
   Crafty Creations - anything goes
   Creative Moments - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes

Sunday, 3 October 2021

Pink happy birthday


 
   The Dragonfly Dreams challenge has the theme of in the pink this month.
   I have used dies and the downloadable vignettes from Carnation Crafts 'Wandering in Nature' set to make this card. The die used for the sentiment is from their 'Full of Love' set. I added diamond Stickles to the flower centres.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   CD Sunday Plus - anything goes
   2 Crafty Critter Crazies - anything goes
   Creative Craft Cottage - anything but square
   Creations in Pink - anything goes
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Creatalicious - anything goes with favourite colour combo
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   Creative Moments - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Crafty Animals - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes

Saturday, 2 October 2021

Toboggining


 
   The theme for this months Send A Smile 4 Kids challenge is holiday or celebration.
   Digging among my crafty stash I came across some Christmas Popcorn the Bear decoupage sheets. This is one of them made up. I also have a CD ROM from Crafter's Companion with similar images on it and used this to print the backing paper. The sentiment was cut using a Carnation Crafts die.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Crafty Catz - anything goes with optional autumn shades
   Lil Patch of  Crafty Friends - anything goes
   Cute Card Thursday - anything goes with optional birthdays
   Crafftyhazelnut's Christmas - anything goes
   Allsorts - I love ...  using up my old craft supplies
   Christmas Cards All the Year Round - something beginning with S or T (toboggan)
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Creatalicious - anything goes with favourite colour combo
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   Creative Moments - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Crafty Animals - anything goes
   CD Sunday Plus - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes

Tuesday, 28 September 2021

Little ballerina


 
   This digi from Hetty Clare called Little ballerina was coloured using Promarkers. I found some spotty paper from an old magazine in my stash and tied pink ribbon round one side of it. The shoes cut using a Carnations Craft die were also coloured using Promarkers and the sentiment is a glittery peel off.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Crafty Catz - anything goes with anything but square
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
   Cute Card Thursday - anything goes with birthdays
   I Love Promarkers - anything goes with optional make it square
   Digi Choosday - anything goes
   Allsorts - anything goes with optional nature
   Crafter's Calendar- anything goes
   Passion For Markers - in the pink
   We Love Chocolate Baroque - anything goes with celebrations
   Creative Craft Cottage - anything but square
   Creations in Pink - anything goes
   Get Creative - anything goes
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   Creative Fingers -  anything goes
   Creatalicious - anything goes
   Craft Rocket - ribbons, bows or buttons
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
   Crafty Creations - anything goes
   

Thursday, 23 September 2021

Hugs and kisses


 
   The theme for this fortnight's  Aud Sentiments challenge is friendship and it is being sponsored by Polkadoodles.
   I have used their digi stamp called 'missed you - Winnie' and coloured it using Promarkers. The dies
used for the decoupaged frame is from Carnation Crafts as also is the die used for the sentiment.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Crafty Catz - anything goes with optional design paper
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
   Cute Card Thursday - anything goes with birthdays
   I Love Promarkers - anything goes with make it square
   Digi Choosday - anything goes
   Crafty Calendar - anything goes
   CCC Digi Creations - no patterned paper
   Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
   Let's Craft and Create - anything goes with lots of layers
   We Love Chocolate Baroque - anything goes with celebrations
   Creations in Pink - anything goes
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   Createful Heart Cards - anything goes
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Creatalious - anything goes
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   Crafty Creations - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes

Saturday, 11 September 2021

High score


 
   The theme for this fortnights Aud Sentiments challenge is birthday and it is being sponsored by Dr Digi's house of Stamps.
   I have used their digi called High score Hugh and coloured it using Promarkers. After fussy cutting and shaping it slightly I attached it to paper printed using a La Pashe CD ROM which had been matted onto black card. The happy birthday sentiment paper was from an old paper pad in my stash.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Crafty Catz - masculine birthday
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
   Cute Card Thursday - anything goes with birthdays
   I Love Promarkers - anything goes with optional monochrome
   Digi Choosday - anything goes
   Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
   We Love Chocolate Baroque - anything goes with celebrations
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Creatalicious - anything goes with optional gnomes
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes

Tuesday, 7 September 2021

Champagne and cake


 
   I was asked to make a card which included champagne and cake on it. I think these Carnation Crafts die cuts fit that description.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
   Cute Card Thursday - anything goes with birthdays
   The Crafter's Cafe - anything goes
   CD Sunday Plus - anything goes ( used downloadable vignettes from Carnation Crafts)
   Let's Craft and Create - anything goes with lots of layers
   Creative Craft Cottage - anything but square
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes

Sunday, 5 September 2021

Birthday balloons


 
   This month's Dragonfly Dreams challenge has a happy birthday theme.
   While looking for other items in my crafty stash I came across a Hunkydory card collection so I have used pieces from the collection together with some gold mirri and white card to make this birthday card. 

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Crafty Catz - anything goes with for a child
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes

Saturday, 4 September 2021

Splashing in the rain



   This month's theme for the Send A Smile For Kids challenge is cute fall or Halloween.
   I have used several pages of the same image from Hunkydory's Little Book of Autumn to decoupage the bear and then matted it onto gold mirri. The design paper from a Hunkydory paper pad was matted onto beige card and a colour co-ordinated ribbon wrapped round it before matting it onto white card. The gold sentiment was from my stash and finally I added some extra leaves.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Crafty Catz - anything goes with for a child
   Creative Inspirations - fab fall/Halloween
   Cute Card Thursday - anything goes with birthdays
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Creative Moments - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Crafty Animals - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes

Thursday, 2 September 2021

Decoupaged roses


 
   I am still un-earthing forgotten craft bits and pieces. 
   I have used some old die cut decoupage roses and matching vellum on this card. The frames were cut using dies from Tattered Lace's Picture Decoupage Daisy Hill set.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Cute Card Thursday - anything goes with birthdays
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   The Crafter's Cafe - anything goes
   Sparkles - monochromatic
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Through The Purple Haze - anything goes with optional rounded corners

Sunday, 29 August 2021

Pass


 
   Who remembers the old minis? This digi from Twinkle Lane Designs which I coloured using Promarkers is called New car but it reminds me of the first cars my friends used to drive. I fussy cut it and matted it onto black card and fussy cut again. The number plate is made up of silver peel offs coloured using a permanent pen. The backing paper is from a Hunkydory paper pad.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   I Love Promarkers - anything goes with more than one layer
   Digi Choosday - anything goes
   Stamping Sensations - any celebration
   Scrapping 4 Fun - more than 2 layers
   Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
   Get Creative - anything goes
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   Do-Al(l) Kreative - transport/vintage for men
   Sweet Stampin' - lots of layers
   A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
   Crafty Creations - anything goes
   

Thursday, 26 August 2021

Get well soon


 
   The theme for this fortnight's Aud Sentiment challenge is thinking of you, get well or sympathy and it is being sponsored by Stamper's Delights.
   I have used their digi called Get well Chibi colouring it using Promarkers. The patterned paper was printed using La Pashe's CD ROM 'Something for Everyone'.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes 
   I Love Promarkers - anything goes with more than one layer
   Digi Choosday - anything goes
   Crafty Calendar - anything goes
   CD Sunday Plus - anything goes
   Scrapping 4 Fun - more than two layers
   Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
   Get Creative - anything goes
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   Createful Heart Cards - anything goes
   The Paper Shelter - colour it
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Classic Designs - anything goes

Tuesday, 24 August 2021

Footballer


 
   I unearthed some old Crafter's Companion CD ROMs and used them to make this birthday card. The twisted pyramage is from their Hobbies CD and the design paper is from the Popcorn Platinum CD. I used Tattered Lace's chantilly alphabet dies for the name and a couple of fussy cut footballs.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
   CD Sunday Plus - anything goes
   Scrapping 4 Fun - more than 2 layers
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Creative Moments - anything goes
   Alphabet - j for just one word
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes


Saturday, 21 August 2021

Carnation


 
   Thought that I would give some of my older dies an airing. This card uses dies and a downloadable vignette from Carnation Crafts first set, before the rainbow. The happy birthday die is from their full of love collection.

   I would like to enter this into the follwoing challenges:
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
   Crafty Calendar - anything goes
   CCC Digi Creations - use flowers
   CD Sunday Plus - anything goes
   Scrapping 4 Fun - more than two layers
   Creative Craft Cottage - no patterned paper
   Creations in Pink - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes

Thursday, 12 August 2021

Christmas blessings


 
   This fortnight's Aud Sentiments challenge has an anything goes theme and is being sponsored by Di's Digi Stamps. 
   I have made a start on this years Christmas cards and have used a digi stamp from A Day for Daisies for this one. It is called A sign is given and been coloured using Promarkers. To give a little bit of texture to the background I add white holly corners cut using dies from Tattered Lace's festive corners collection. The sentiment was cut from gold mirri and the whole design matted onto gold mirri.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
   Cute Card Thursday - anything goes with optional bright colours
   I Love Promarkers - anything goes with optional for a boy
   Digi Choosday - anything goes
   Craftyhazelnut's Christmas - anything goes with optional penguin
   Allsorts - anything goes with optional roses
   Stamping Sensations - any celebrations
   Crafty Calendar - anything goes
   Passion For Markers - Christmas
   Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
   Let's Craft and Create - anything goes with optional dots/stripes
   Creative Craft Cottage - no patterned paper
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   Digi Doodle Studios - favourite season/time of year (Christmas)
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes

Saturday, 7 August 2021

Thank you petunias


 

   The theme for August's Send a Smile 4 Kids challenge is thank you.
   I have used a Digi From Imagine That called Petunias - small clusters and coloured it using Promarkers. The Frame was cut using dies from Carnation Crafts midsummer frame set and the die cut flowers were cut using their morning glories die and coloured using Promarkers. The die used to cut the sentiment was also from Carnation Crafts.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
   Cute Card Thursday - anything goes with bright colours
   I Love Promarkers - anything goes with optional seasons greetings
   Digi Choosday - anything goes
   CCC Digi Creations - use flowers
   Creative Craft Cottage - no patterned paper
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Creatalicious - anything goes with optional animals
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes

Sunday, 1 August 2021

Summer fun


 
   The theme for this months Dragonfly Dreams challenge is summer fun.
   I have used a digi stamp from Polka Doodles called Tyre swing and have coloured it using Promakers and Dewent Coloursoft pencils. I added two vertical strips of diamond gems and a silver peel off sentiment.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Moving Along With the Times - summer fun or colours
   Creative Inspirations - summer sun
   Digi Choosday - anything goes 
   Allsorts - anything goes with optional roses
   Stamping Sensations - any celebrations
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   Createful Heart Cards - anything goes
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   C.R.A.F.T. - summer
   Everybody Art - summer
   Sparkles - outdoor fun
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
   Crafty Creations - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes
   My Time to Craft - no patterned paper

Friday, 30 July 2021

Red panda


   The Fabrika Fantasy digi image I have used on this card is called red panda and I have coloured it using Promarkers.

   I would like to enter it into the following challenges:
   Digi Choosday - anything goes
   Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
   Let's Craft and Create - anything goes with optional punch it
   Get Creative - anything goes with optional water
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   Createful Heart Cards - anything goes
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   Creative Moments - anything goes

Thursday, 29 July 2021

Merry Christmas


 
   This fortnights Aud Sentiments challenge has an anything goes theme and is being sponsored by Oddball Art.
   I have used their digi called Rudolph cute reindeer along with a background printed using the Festive Pine CD ROM from Tattered Lace. Both have been coloured using Derwent Coloursoft pencils. I added a Merry Christmas peel off sentiment along with washi tape bearing the same sentiment.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Crafty Catz - anything goes with optional gone fishing
   Cute Card Thursday - anything goes
   Digi Choosday - anything goes
   Craftyhazelnut's Christmas - anything goes with optional twine/ribbon
   CD Sunday Plus - anything goes
   Creative Craft Cottage - Christmas
   Get Creative - anything goes with optional water
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   The Paper Shelter - anything goes
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Creatalicious - anything goes with optional transport
   Fab 'n' Funky - Christmas
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   Crafty Gals Corner - Christmas
   A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
   Crafty Creations - anything goes 
   Ike's World - anything goes with Christmas
   Through The Purple Haze - Christmas
   Christmas Craft Creations - anything goes

 



Thursday, 15 July 2021

Eek it's your birthday!


 
   The theme for this fortnights Aud Sentiments challenge is kids of summer and it is being sponsored by Fred She Said.
   I have used their digi called Empty pocket shrugger and fussy cut it after colouring it using Promarkers. The background paper is from my stash and I believe I printed it from a Tattered Lace download. The sentiment is made up of  paper printed using a House Mouse CD ROM and gold peel offs. 

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Crafty Catz - anything goes with optional CAS with sentiment
   Lil Patch of  Crafty Friends - anything goes
   I Love Promarkers - anything goes with optional get well
   Allsorts - masculine
   Crafty Calendar - anything goes
   CCC Digi Creations - for men/boys
   CD Sunday Plus - anything goes
   Passion For Markers - dies/punches
   Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
   Let's Craft and Create - anything goes with optional punch it
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Craft Rocket - summer
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
   Creative Moments - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes

Sunday, 4 July 2021

Dragon with poinsettia


 
   The theme for this months Dragonfly Dreams challenge is Christmas in July.
   I have used a digi from Lee Holland called Dragon with Christmas Poinsettia and coloured it using Promarkers. The sky was coloured using Derwent Coloursoft pencils and I added Stickles to the snow and snowflakes. This was then matted onto purple card. I wrapped ribbon around mirri card and matted this onto white card.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Crafty Catz - anything goes with optional doodles
   Cute Card Thursday - anything goes
   Dream Valley - all occasions
   Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
   Digi Doodle Studios - Christmas
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   Addicted to CAS - Christmas
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes
   Digi Choosday - anything goes

Saturday, 3 July 2021

Snow globe snowman


   This month the Send A Smile 4 Kids challenge has the theme of Christmas in July.
   I have used the snow globe duo die to create the image on this card and a Tattered Lace die to cut the greeting. The printed backing paper is from my stash.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Moving Along With the Times - cool it down
   Dream Valley - all occasions
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   Creative Moments - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Classic Design - anything goes
   Craftyhazelnut's Christmas - anything goes with optional for man/boy
   The Crafter's Cafe - anything goes


Thursday, 1 July 2021

Fairy magic


 
   The theme for this fortnights Aud Sentiments challenge is fairy magic and is being sponsored by Digi Doodle Studios.
   I have used their digi called Adelina Fairy, colouring it using Promarkers and adding loose glitter to the dots and twirls. The sentiment is from a Hunkydory book.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Crafty Catz -anything goes with optional summer
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
   Dream Valley - all occassions
   Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   C.R.A.F.T. - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   

Monday, 28 June 2021

Celebrate together


 
   Using a Tattered Lace pin dot circle die I created a circular card base from pale blue card.
   The image from The Paper Shelter is called sharing is caring. I coloured it using Promarkers and after fussy cutting it and slightly shaping the characters attached it to gingham mirri card (hence the spotlight in the picture caused by the camera flash!) and matted this onto dark blue card. The sentiment is a  peel off.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Crafty Catz - anything goes with optional summer
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
   Cut Card Thursday - anything goes with optional transport
   I Love Promarkers - anything goes with optional animals
   Digi Choosday - anything goes
   Incy Wincy Designs - DL or shaped card
   Crafty Calendar - anything goes
   CCC Digi Creations - anything goes
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Through The Craft Room Door - anything goes
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
   Ike's World - anything goes with food and drink
   

Tuesday, 22 June 2021

Christmas light


 
   Making a start on my Christmas cards! This digi, coloured using Promarkers, is from The Paper Shelter and is called My little Christmas light. I added some loose glitter to the baubles. The frame was created by using Tattered Laces square holly die and was also coloured using Promarkers.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Crafty Catz - anything goes with optional animals
   Digi Choosday - anything goes
   Craftyhazelnut's Christmas - anything goes with optional washi tape
   Colour Crazy - anything goes
   Createful Heart Cards - anything goes
   The Paper Shelter - digi image
   C.R.A.F.T. - Christmas
   Sweet Stamping - something beginning with b (baubles)
   A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
   A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes