Monday 28 June 2010

A Pocketful Of Posies Blog Challenge 1

Hi Everyone
How exciting a new Challenge!!

Flowers we all them dont we... some use more than others my card has one large flower on it bought from Michelle Roos all hand made...they are gorgeous ..just keep looking at them.....Lol
Card Recipe
Dress stamp borrowed from friend Debbie
My Minds Eye Papers won at Dawn Bibby`s Retreat for 1st prize with ATC card
hope you like my card ...
I look forward to reading your comments
Have an enjoyable week x

Sunday 27 June 2010

Penny Black Challenge 107

Hi Everyone
hope your having a gorgeous sunny day in the UK...hotter than we have i grandaughter text me to say it was 30degs in Norfolk...enjoy Gemma...right down to business...i have really struggled with this one have that many squares of paper cut up...nearly gave up...then came up with the card and i am quite pleased with it...
Card Recipe

Stampin up double card card
Fiskars Border Punch
Promarkers to colour image
Bazzil Pearl Textured card from QVC
Pearls and flower from stash
Messages from Personal Impressions

Hope you like my card ..i would really appreciate your Comments...
Enjoy the sunshine xx

Saturday 26 June 2010

Lili Of The Valley Challenge 56

Hi everyone
We are having Fab weather in Gib...think yours is good in the UK to.....i love this LOTV Challenge the images are sooo cuuute...i love this Fishing one

Card Recipe
Stampin up Papers and Kraft Card
Image coloured with Promarkers
Sentiments are Daist and Dandelion from Design Objectives
Buttons from Stash

Hope you like my card i look forward to reading your comments
Enjoy your weekend x

Wednesday 23 June 2010

Papertake weekly Challenge 43

Hi everyone
I am on a roll with my Challenges at the moment...I like the idea of this sketch..nice and simple...

Card Recipe

Lili of the Valley Image coloured with Promarkers and highlighted with Glitter
Stampin up flowers and SU inks
Papers Marianne Design baby Papers
Martha Stewart Border Punch
Pearls and ribbon from stash

Thanks for looking i appreciate your comments enjoy your week

Tuesday 22 June 2010

Creative Card Crew Challenge 53

This Easel card was made for a friends 70th birthday...i also have done a similar one for an 80th ...and a 90th...the men are all do it yourself er so very apt...and i really enjoyed making them bought these Decoupage Papers a couple of years ago..and made one up...i bought about 12 of these
Card Recipe

Craftwork Card Distressed with Tim Holtz Ink Pads
Cuttlebugged background with 70 on
Die cut on my Slice machine number 70
Message from Stampin up
Hope you like my card i look forward to reading your comments...

Digital Tuesday Challenge 64

Hi Everyone
We are having Fab weather 25 degs.... just got back from picnic in a fab forest in Spain...we adopted a little ferrel cat it was gorgeous she enjoyed sharing our eats!!!!with us
Card Recipe
Papermania Papers
Digi Download
Promarkers for colouring
Cuttlebug Snowflake

I enjoyed making this Chrissie card
I look forward to your comments
Enjoy the rest or your week

Sunday 20 June 2010

Penny Black Challenge 106

Hi All
Just having a very lazy day today ...made card Challenge last night but pickie did not come out very good.. this one looks a bit dull hey!ho! Sun is gorgeous today not to hot 25degs but a nice breeze...No roast dinner today made a lovely omlette...i have a good gadget from Qvc they turn out grea thad a lovely Salad and some crusty bread...loooovely ...tonight we are going to see The Hunchback of Notre our local outdoor thearte in a Fab garden its a beautiful setting...the talent here is second to none...right lets get on to the card
Card Recipe

K&Co Paper Pad
Stampin up Border Punch
Card candy from Craftwork Cards and Message
Not sure if i like this hopefully you will send me some comments...

Flower made from paper folding

Saturday 19 June 2010

Sweet stampin Challenge Blog 31

Hi Everyone
Just the right Challenge for this Fabulous Hero Arts Engraved Flower was looking for it at Ally Pally in April...but no Hero Art stamps there ...i could not see any!!!!So on Dawn Bibbys Retreat in May ..found the only one she had a Topaz Crafts ...i love it sooo you don`t need much else on your card ...

Card Recipe
Kraft Card from Stampin up
Hero Arts Engraved Flower coloured with Promarkers
Cuttlebugged some cream pearl card
Message i did on the Comp

hope you like my card ...i look forward to reading your comments
Have a super weekend whatever you are up to....

Friday 18 June 2010

Digital Tuesday Challenge

This is my 1st Digital Challenge...i was so excited to do it ..i read it wrong and didn`t realise it was an Easel Card...and i love these had to make another here it is
Card Recipe
Basic Grey Paper Pack
Shoe digi design i first seen on Chrissies blog..Simply One Of a Kind check Chrissie out... her Cards and Blog are Ace....I think its a Chris Dark Digi? Coloured with promaker and edged with Tim Holtz Faded Jeans...Distressed Stickles round the edges
Martha Stewart Border Punch
Large Message Penny Black
Swirl Punch
Flowers ink with Faded Jeans
Love this Shoe Digi hope you like it too...

I look forward to your lovely comments..
Have a fab weekend

Wednesday 16 June 2010

Papertake Weekly Challenge

Hi Everyone

Have just made the right card for this Challenge... PINK... Strawberry Ice-cream my Fav..just right for our gorgeous weather here in Gib.
Card Recipe

Penny Black Cling Stamp
Swirl Punch Promarkers for colouring image
Papers Elines Babies Marianne Design
Message Craftwork cards
Spellbinder Die cut Frame


I look forward to reading your comments

Monday 14 June 2010

Award time What me!!!!!
I Have an Award from the lovely Chrissie...Thanks to Chrissie...her Blog and Cards are Amazing you must take a peep at.. Thanks Again Chrissie for all your inspiration
So lets get down to business
I have to tell you 6 fibs and 1 truth about me. I wonder if you can guess which it is ?

1. My favourite colour is Red
2.I have never been Drunk
3.Favourite food is Thai
4.I have Tap Danced on Stage
5.1 have helped the Pilot land an Aircraft on the way to Tenerife
6.I have never had my Hair Coloured
7.I have been bitten by an Ape

Saturday 12 June 2010

Lili Of The Valley Challenge 55

Hi Everyone

Oh! i do looove all these LOTV stamps they are so cute and a real assortment of images for all occasions

Card Recipe
Basic Grey paper pad Lemonade
Image coloured with Promarkers
Message and Card Candy Craftwork Cards
Punched swirl
Border Punch Martha Stewart and distressed
Flower Pleated some paper ...this is the first one i have made ..think it looks good
I look forward to reading your comments
Enjoy your weekend whatever you are doing

Penny Black Challenge 105

Hi Friends
Weather here in Gib has been Fab this week...its so nice to go to the Casemates Square and have a drink or meal in glorious sunshine...last night we had all food stalls from all over the world to Sample at very reasonable prices...entertainment as well...then a fabulous laser firework was great..a fab night.
I love this Challenge found it easy..peasy...
Card Recipe
Scallop card....message from Craftwork Cards
Nail Heads from QVC
Ribbon from QVC
Paper pad Pink paislee Queen Bee..distressed with T.HOLTZ ink pads
Flourish punch
Stickeroo P.B.
Thanks for looking ...i look forward to your comments
enjoy your weekend...we have an extended weekend for the Queens Birthday

Wednesday 9 June 2010

Creative Expressions 64 Babies

Hi All

Love baby just up my street..
Card Recipe

Papermania embossed card

Baby Photo image from stash

Cuttlebug Die

Very simple ..nice for a change

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Tuesday 8 June 2010

Penny Black Challenge 104

Hi All
Another gorgeous week here in Gibraltar 30degs plus..I did another Craft Fair with my best crafting Partner Debbie ..we shared a table ..i sold 10 cards...Debbie does One Stroke Painting so she sold some of her lovely pots etc.... we were quite please.. as there was not too many people coming in we had a good time lots of nice home made cakes and teas and coffees to keep us going..We have a lot going in Gib in June ..Thurs day we have the Queens Birthday Parade in Casemates Square....better get on to card this weeks Challenge is Swirls
Card Recipe

Basic Grey Paper ...I love all there papers

Swirl Pinch

Image coloured with Promarkers

Paula Pascual Message Stamps

Gems from stash

i love reading your comments ...thanks for looking...Have a super week

Wednesday 2 June 2010

Lili Of The Valley Challenge 54

Hi All

Love this Challenge so easy a nice layout...and i loooove LOTV Stamps they are so cute
Card Recipe
Papermania Mens Papers
Punched stars
Greeting Message Tickets free download from Caz
Promarkers for colouring image

Hope you like my card i love reading your comments

Have a good week our weather in Gib has been 32degs today...bit to hot!!!!!!