Saturday, 4 July 2015

Paper Piecing in Red

Good Morning All,

Hope everyone is well and enjoying the sunshine, I am scheduling this post today as I will be at Wimbledon today watching the tennis,  I am just hoping that it is a little cooler than it has been mid-week.

Well onto my card for today which is for our challenge at My Time to Craft where this week the challenge is:

Paper Piecing

Card Recipe:

Image - Tiddly Inks
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - First Edition, MME, 
Bunting die - La La Land
Leaf die - Sue Wilson
Lace, Flowers, Pearls, Sentiment

Wednesday, 1 July 2015

A Cute Christmas

Well here I am again with my second post of the morning, as it's the 1st of the month we have a new challenge for you over on Sparkles Christmas Monthly, where this month our challenge is brought to you by the lovely Helen N and she has chosen:

Use Ribbon, Lace or Twine

We are sponsored this month by

With a prize of £10 plus free p&p

Image - Ppinky Dolls
Papers - American Crafts
Colouring Medium - Copics
Charm, Printed Ribbon, Ribbon, Twine, Pearls, Vellum, Glamour Dust

Do pop over to the blog and see the super Christmas cards by the Design Team.

Challenges Entered:

Paper Creator's Challenge - Christmas in July
Whimsey Inspiration - Use ribbon, lace or twine
 Chocolate Coffee and cards - Seeing Red
Cards4Eternity - Metal

How Does Your Garden Grow

Good Morning,

Another beautiful day here and another challenge for you all over at Fab'n'Funky.  This week our host is the lovely Sharon with a challenge of:


 We have a super sponsor for you with a fabulous prize:

with a $20 voucher for the winner

Image - April by Mo's digital Pencil
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - My Mind's Eye
Border Die - Martha Stewart
Butterfly Die - Cheery Lynn
Sentiment, Adhesive Stones, Punched Flowers

Love to see you joining in our challenge and if you need some inspiration please take a look at the challenge blog and see the beautiful creations by the Design Team.

Saturday, 27 June 2015

It's a Sketch

Hello and Good Morning,

It's the weekend and it is time for a new challenge this Saturday over on My Time to Craft and this week we have a sketch for you to follow:


For my card I used another of the super cute Ppinky Dolls images and coloured her with Copics, the papers are Lili of the Valley which I distressed, I added a sentiment, ribbon and adhesive stones to finish.

Challenges Entered:

Cute card Thursday - Stars and/or Stripes
Ooh La La Creations - Happy Birthday
The Paper Girls - Happy Birthday

Do pop over to the Challenge blog and see some great inspiration from the Design Team.

Have a good weekend.

Saturday, 20 June 2015


Good Morning All,

Hope you are well and looking forward to the weekend.

We have a new challenge for you over on My Time to Craft where this week the challenge is:


I made my card a few weeks ago for one of my granddaughters Emma for her 10th birthday, sorry the picture is not very good.

Card Recipe

Image - Ppinky dolls
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - My Mind's Eye
Flowers - Wild Orchid
Charm, Sentiment, Ribbon

Wednesday, 17 June 2015


Good Morning All,

Wednesday once again so time for our challenge over at Fab'n'Funky where this week our host is our lovely teamie Alison and she has challenged us to create:

Gorgeous Girls

Our sponsor this week is the fabulous

with a prize of 4 digis to the winner.

The DT were lucky to have been given images to play with and I chose to use Martini Pin-up

Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - First Edition and LOTV
Border Die - Spellbinders
Ribbon, sentiment, pearls

Challenges Entered:

Whimsy Inspiration - Use Ribbon, Lace, or Twine

Saturday, 13 June 2015


Good Morning,

I hope you are all well and that you enjoy the weekend whatever you have planned.  As it looks like a wet weekend here I think some crafting is in order.

We have a new challenge for you at My Time to Craft and our challenge this week is:

All White except the Image

Card Recipe:

Image - Penny Black stamp
Colouring Medium - Copics
Create a Card Die - Crafters Companion
Ribbon and sentiment

We would love to see you joining in with our challenge this week.