Saturday, 19 April 2014

Up, Up and Away

Good Morning

What a beautiful Easter we are having up to now, the sun was shining all day yesterday and it looks like being the same again today.  We have company for the weekend, two granddaughters Zoe and Jude and their dog, while our eldest son and his wife have gone to a wedding in London.

Our new challenge at My Time to Craft starts today with the challenge of:

Up, Up and Away

Image - Ooh La La CD
Papers - stash
Martha Stewart border punch, card candy, corner punch, 
Memory Box cloud die, See D sentiment stamp

Saturday, 12 April 2014

All at Sea

Good Morning All,

Hope the sun is shining wherever you are, we have had a few nice days of sunshine this week, let's hope it continues.

Well as it is Saturday it's time for a new challenge at My Time to Craft and this week our challenge is:

All at Sea

For my card I have used a copy of one of my husband's paintings which he entitled "Off Yarmouth"

The papers are from my stash, sentiment is a See D stamp and I added a charm, bakers twine and some shells.

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Fussy and Fancy - It's all about Travel
Southern Girls - Earn your Stripes
Tuesday Throwdown - Weather Report (include the elements)

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

Pink Flapper

Good Morning,

Wednesday once again and so we have a new challenge over at Fab'n'Funky which this week is brought to us by our lovely teamie Aurore with her choice of:

(let's see lots of pink on your creation)

We have a terrific new sponsor this week:

with a great prize for the winner.

The Design Team were lucky to be able to choose images to play with and I chose this gorgeous 1920's Flapper girl isn't she just fab.

Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - My Mind's Eye
Sentiment, Ribbon, Charm, Adhesive Stones. Flowers,
Glamour Dust

I would like to enter this for the following challenges:

Great Impressions - Pink, Polka Dots & Glitter
Lacy Sunshine - Add Flowers
Inky Impressions - Dots and Stripes
ArtbyMiran - Anything Goes
Pile It On - Feminine
Colour Me Creative - Sparkle It
Just Add Ink - Just Add Layers
Art Impressions - Getting Girly

Saturday, 5 April 2014


Good Morning,

Saturday once again so time for our new challenge over at My Time to Craft where this week our challenge is:


Image - Nana Vic
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - Free from Magazine
Ribbon, Charm

Tuesday, 1 April 2014

Away in a Manger

Good Morning

Well here we are 1st April, hope not too many have been caught out as an April Fool!!!  I assure you that this is not an April Fool's joke, it's just Christmas coming early once again as we have a new challenge over at Sparkles Monthly Christmas challenge where this month it is my choice of theme and I have chosen:

Inspired by a Christmas Carol

My choice of Christmas Carol is:

"Away in a Manger"

Image - LOTV
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - Stash
Star Die - Memory Box
Charm, sentiment, ribbon, Glamour Dust

Our sponsor this month is:

with a prize of  1 die and 1 stamp for the lucky winner.

Saturday, 29 March 2014

Beary Nice Christmas Card

Good Morning,

Beautiful sunny Saturday morning here after some really bad thunder and lightening over the past couple of days which has hopefully now passed by.

We have a new challenge starting over at My Time to Craft today where the challenge is:

Beary Nice
(Use a bear somewhere on your project)

Image and sentiment - Lili of the Valley
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers from stash
Corner die - Memory Box
Tree die - Marianne
Glamour Dust, Pearls

Do pop over to the challenge blog and take a look at the great inspiration from the Design Team.

Friday, 28 March 2014

D for Die Cuts

Good Morning,

Hope everyone is well and looking forward to the weekend where here in the UK we are promised some warmer weather and, of course, with the hour going forward on Saturday night some lighter evenings.

We have a new challenge starting over on Alphabet Challenge blog today where this week we are up to the letter D and Mari has chosen the challenge of:

D for Die Cuts

Image - Lacy Sunshine (Autumn Melancholy)
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - Kaisercraft
Doily Die - Joycrafts
Norwich corner die - Memory Box
Lace, Lace flowers, Pearls, Sentiment

Challenges Entered:

Crafty Catz - Anything Goes
Sassy Studios - Pretty Pastels
Stampavie and More - Girly
Inky Chicks - Use Lace
Card Mania - Lace & Pearls
Created with Love - Girly
Lexis Creations - Punches and Dies