Father Christmas is nearly here...Lovely sunny day today in Gib poured down all day yesterday.... so bit miserable. we were so lucky on Thursday gorgeous sunny day..when we all welcomed Miss World back to Gibraltar it was an amazing day...everyone in Gib must have been there to see her...she looked gorgeous and she is a lovely girl...she has a jam packed year ahead of her going to 50 countries. Card ingredients.
Penny black stickeroo. Cuttlebugged matted card. Craft work card message. Gold xmas tree charm.
Hello Everyone A wet hello from Gib today first rain for ages...tomorrow we have a very Special day.. you must have heard Gibraltar won MISS WORLD how fantastic is that...she is flying back to Gib tomorrow...she will be driven up the Main street in the car Princess Diana was in when she came on her honeymoon...shops will be closed for this very special occasion.... big firework display in the evening cant wait... Card Ingredients
Papermania paper Penny Black Stickeroo Nail heads fron QVC Cuttlebug snowflake Fiskars Border Punch Craftwork Card Message
Sorry picture is a bit dull
Thanks for looking
I love to read your comments
Wishing all my fellow bloggers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
Just having a break from Christmas card making, to do this post..... i am so into it now i can't stop. We have had an exciting weekend our Miss Gibraltar has won Miss World YIPEE...well done Kaiane...It has taken place in South Africa..what a home coming she will have. The weather here is still Fabulous hope it lasts for Christmas. Card ingredients.
Stickeroo penny Black Border punch Martha Stewart Card Candy Craftwork Cards silver Papermania papers
Nice to get back home from UK had great time with family... and friends.. my daughters dog lilly had five puppies the week before i got there they are gorgeous three girls and two boys they are Jack russells and are all doing well lol...The weather was quite kind to me...Highlight was going on Dawn Bibby`s Retreat in a posh hotel..we made some fab cards..and met up with fellow crafters....had a big order from Stampin up some gorgeous stamps have tried a few out....The weather in Gib has been great but yesterday rained all day...today sunny but chilly..well it is the winter.
Ingredients for this weeks card Penny black hedgie stamp coloured with promarkers
Craftwork cards papers and message edged with distress inks
Ribbon from stash
Cuttlebug snowflake large and small
Hope you like my card i look forward to reading your comments
Hope you have all had a good week...weather here has been Fab... lovely and warm..bit chilly at night though.. i am going to UK tomorrow..for just over a week to see family and friends. Card for this week when it said a mans card thought what shall i do.. then looked at what the team had done and came up with this. Materials for card
Penny Black Stickeroo Papers i think are Anitas Ribbon from stash
Thanks for looking I really look forward to reading your comments
Hi All this is my first Challenge with you ..don`t know how came across you but me thought i have a Greeting Card XMAS stamp
Details of how it`s made
DCWV Christmas papers love the colours... Cuttlebugged snowflake it is snow nice.. Martha Stewart border punch Papermania greeting Craftwork cards candy in silver.. i have all the colours they are Delish.. Woodware scallop punches
Here we are again, no thats not my Challenge Title lol. We are still very lucky with the weather here in Gib sun sun and more sun, but go home to Coventry on the 15th so will put woolly coms on, have lots of crafting goodies to pick up from my brothers he is my postman ha! ha! My card this week
Jammin by Bob Marley
Stampinup papers & sentiment Martha stewart border Lace doily Image coloured in with Promarkers Strawberry stamp free from Craft Stamper Magazine
Hi Everyone Did`nt do last weeks challenge as i don`t have any Halloween stamps, but have really enjoyed this one, a friend of mine is in hospital and i visited her this week and she kindly offer me a go on some of her P/B Stamps so jumped at the offer so this is one of her stamps Ingredients for card Whisper white card from stampinup
Martha stewart snowflake punch
Message and oval punch Stampinup
Stars cut out with Slice machine then Cuttlebugged them and glittered edges
Hi Everyone Another week nearer to Christmas, have been busy this week doing xmas cards, but not orange. We have had two gorgeous days in Gib 25degs hope i`m not making you all jealous. Colour has not come out to well it is a bit brighter Ingredients for card
DCWC Pocket full of posies Stack beautiful papers Cuttlebug Butterfly die Flowers of qvc Flora Doodles Message and oval punch Stampinup Nestabilities Blossom
Hi this is my 1st Basic Grey Challenge i love any Basic Grey papers,the quality, colours and the patterns all delish Materials used Spotted paper from June bug paper pad,used green Distress pad round the edge Cuttlebugged snowflake which is gorgeous,and used snowflake folder to make a mat Message Stampinup Craftwork card blue pips Digi design
Hope you`ve all had good week, i have been busy my friend is closing her little craft shop in Gibraltar, as her eye is no better she still can`t see, so we are having half price sale so very very busy as you can imagine.
Ingredients for card Icecream shoe stamp have had for yonks forgot all about it
Hope you all are ok, we have been to London to see Blood Brothers, and Le Miserables, both were equally as good, weather bit rainy but not cold, feet were aching all that walking, Roys knee played up the jOys of getting old.
I did find a craft shop Blade Rubber S tamps, bought a few things, well i needed them LOL.
Another glorious hot day in Gibraltar 29 degs today,Have had a busy week looking after my friends little craft shop,she has an abcess on the cornea and can only see a blur, so she cant craft,read, watch telly,the specialist says its caused from wearing contact lenses, so hope she will soon be on the mend soon.
Monday going to London for couple of days to see two shows and look round London its my birthday treat.
Hello everyone hope you are all well, its been a busy week here in Gibraltar, different things going on, plus it was my birthday on thursday, had a nice trip into Spain it was a really hot day, and we had a gorgeous Indian meal, and on the 5th of October we are going to London another birthday treat, doing two show, Blood Brothers and Les Miserables so looking forward to that.
We have had a miserable wet day today, but great for cardmaking
Basic Grey papers from Stampeezee
Martha Stewart lace Doily Punch
Message from Stampin up and oval punches
Penny Black stamp coloured with promarkers and Sakura gel pens
Another Challenge they do come round quick,we are still getting great weather in Gibraltar,but its more bearable. Today we had the Red Arrows here what a spectacular sight they are amazing, would`nt of missed it for anything.
This card is for another Grandaughters birthday Danielle a gorgeous girl.
Stamps my Favorite things i have a few of these stamp sets i really like them from my friends shop in Coventry called Stampeezee. Sweet sixteen stamp Penny Black, pressie from my friend Debi Stampin up paper and i think DCWV. Ribbon from stash.
Hi All Another week nearer to Christmas, what a thought, must start cards.
I am still unpacking my goodies, i bought back from the uk, got some lovely paper packs Basic Grey about 6 new ones and a couple of My Minds Eye ,which i have used on my card this week, i was spoilt for choice.
materials used My Minds Eye papers, punched some tiny circles out of papers and put all round my large circle
Martha Stewart border lace doily punch
Ribbon from QVC velvet rick rack
Message Craftwork Cards
Think it is a bit overdone,what do you all think Thanks for looking
Took picture from our balcony, my friend Debi gave me the easel i love it Thanx Debsx
Hope you all have had a good week,our weather is still gorgeous, we have a Fab day on the 10th September "National Day" where we all dress in red and white, a glorious site, then we party, eat ,drink,and generally enjoy ourselves ,we had Status Quo in the evening strutting there stuff and they can, and a large Firework display at 10.30 to finish the day off. materials for the card
Missed two Challenges as i have been to UK visiting Family and Friends,weather quite good, i was glad to get some cooler weather, we`re never happy are we lol. I had a lot of craft stash to pick up from my brothers, it was better than Christmas,had to leave small amount behind ah!!!! My friend came back with me for a week, she enjoyed but bit to hot for her.
Hi everyone I have been away to my home town for a week,you should see all my goodies 8 P/Black stamps,Stampin up stamps,Stamping Bella and much much more, i could not bring all of it back to Gib, next visit is November so not long
I had great time with friends and family, the weather not to bad, had a nice day out with my crafting friends husband and wife, to a shop in Evesham it is called Bee Crafty and open on sunday, a really big shop,had a lovely sunday dinner in the town, a walk round the park, a brass band was playing, the sun came out it was a fabulous day. My friend in Coventry has just got over a nervous breakdown, so i asked her to come back with me for a week, she had a fab time ,it was a bit to hot for her 30degs,so have not been crafting for two weeks or on the computer, so raring to go now, i`ll stop rambling on
materials for card
Bittersweet Basic Grey papers Heart cut out with Slice machine and cuttlebugged My new P/Black stamp,coloured with promarkers and sakura pens message Anita`s Craftwork card pips
It is my grandaughters 21st birthday in Oct and she loves cats so very suitable
Hi Everyone The weather here in Gibraltar is still red hot in the 30`s, so crafting in aircon room,I will be going to Coventry my home town on thurs to see my family, and pick up my crafty bits which i have sent to my brother, bought from different internet sites, its like Christmas when i get there,i can`t remember what i have ordered so its a bigger surprise, cant wait!!!
Materials used for card
Blue Bling card, cuttlebugged the edges
New Penny Black stamp, coloured with watercolour pencils
Hi everone Another week gone another challenge, where do the weeks go, my card this week is a card i made a couple of days ago for a friends anniversary, so thought it very apt Materials Card was a crafty Bitz pearlised Dawn bibby pink peeloffs and message from qvc Ribbon from Hobby Craft Stamped butterfly in white on vellum
Looked at all my stamps i did`nt have one bug,had loads of Butterflies but not sure if a bug, so went on Pink Petticoat download site, and Hey Presto just what i wanted,as we only have one craft shop in Gibraltar, which belongs to my friend,she did`nt have anything in stock, so very chuffed with my £1.99 purchase, they are very cute images.
Materials Craftwork card scallop card DCWV floral paper stack Prima flowers Coloured image with Water colour pencils, and also on the flower paper as didn`t have colours that matched Nesties scallops Penny Black message stamp Hope you like it
Hi Everyone another week gone by and quite excited about doing the challenge and looking at everyone elses.I was out all day in town, as in our big square in Gibraltar we have every year at the same time a Harley Davidson Custom Bikes Rally, what a spectacular sight and the noise they make is tremendous, about a thousand all told not to mention the black leather , it was a super day.
Materials used All papers from Stampinup craftworks butterfly message flowers from stash Stamp coloured with H20`s Raffia lace ribbon from qvc
Hi Everyone this is my second challenge, i do the Penny black Challenge and decided to have a go at another one, so i chose The Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge,as the sketch seems easy enough. The colours are brighter than they look here.
Materials used Daisy & Dandelion papers have chosen three out of the pad Nesties ovals Prima flowers Message Craft Work cards Cuttlebugged some swirls Tilda stamp coloured with Sakura pens Sprayed Tilda and Oval, with Spray & Sparkle martha Stewart Lace doily punch
I live in Gibraltar... a lovely safe place to live..... the Weather is Fabulous... the people are friendly.... English Money...
...Morrisons ...Marks and Sparks.. and English speaking. I have a lovely partner Roy... We have been together 21 years..
I have been Cardmaking about 14 years...but Crafting of all sorts all my life...taught by my lovely Mum.... Knitting ...Sewing...Cross Stitch..Parchment Craft..etc.. I love Pinterest for ideas... I think i would be a Millionairess if i didn`t spend soooo much on Craft Stash...but i want ...i need!!!!!...