Friday, 22 May 2009

Its Dotties first Birthday

Help everyone celebrate, it is Party Time over at Dotties World they are celebrating 1 year with a new updated look to their blog. You all need to have an invite, which you can grab from the blog and then you can join in with the party and games
The party has started so you better be quick
Can't beleive the amazing candy on offer too.

colour create challenge

The challenge was to use the colours Sky Blue, Tan and Ecru, adding a little glitter, gloss or glaze.

I used a Stampin Up stamp, watercolours, cuttlebugged the blue card with the swiss dots folder, mounted onto tan card, Ecru coloured ribbon, just because sentiment stamped in vintage sepia and added to side of image, ther is a little glitter on the water ripples, not picked up very well on camera x

Penny Black Male Birthday challenge

PB challenge on docrafts forum, this week it was to make a male Birthday card, using Black and White plus one other colour, ribbon, 2 eyelets or brads and 3 buttons.

I coloured my doggy in using grey shades of promarkers and a blue tie, this was the colour to then matt and layer with and doodle the edge of the stamaped image in blue too. Papers were from the Claire Curd range, buttons cut out from the paper and used foam pads to raise them on corner of mat, created a paper ribbon, by using a rope border punch, die cut a cb slider, added pre- printed sentiment. hope it fiis teh requirements x

Pink Tilda challenge

Weekly chalenge run on the docrafts forum - this week it wa to be pink, girlie, lace and flowers.

I have coloured the tilda with a mix of copics and promarkers, used papermania fabric flowers and brads, pre-printed sentiment, lace effect created using border rope punch to both the side of card and bottom of large sizzix die cut tag xx

Papetake Weekly

A sketch this week, used my new gorjuss girl stamp, coloured with promarkerd, matted and layered onto Nestie labels, used the versamark and chalk technique to make the blue patterened paper - not done this in ages - so used the same tech on anothe challenge card too! made a ribbon border from rope border punch and chalked to co ordinate, haven't added text yet nest to image as not sure who or what i'm goint to use it for x

Penny Black Saturday challenge

The challenge this week was to stick to a recipe:- 3 flowers, 2 papers and 1charm/brad

Never been quite sure of this stamp but hink it works okay with this layout. Think it meets the reuirements - 2 papers, image coloured with distress inks, 3 flowers cut with cuttlebug die, in matching papers and with gems in centre, PB sentiment, green ribbon with 1 metal love heart charm which say made with love.

Sketch Saturday #51

This is my card for the Sketch Saturday Challenge. I have followed the sketch and used papermania papers. I stamped teh flower embellies with 2 of the flowers from the claire curd signature range - the sentiment was a magazine freebie. The image was one of my new fairy doodles stamps, coloured with copics/promarkers and matted and layered on circles cut wiht Nesties.

Sketch and Stash Challenge #10

this is my entry for this weeks Sketch and stash challenge - the new item from my stash is the magnolia stamp and the anna griffin pink background paper. Created the black piece by using versamark on an imagination stamp and dusting all over with black chalk - it gives it an almost flock like appearance - hope it fits the bill xxxx

Wednesday, 20 May 2009

Fabulous Blog Candy

Debbie is celebrating her Birthday this weekend and has put up some fabulous blog candy -wow it is amazing - Hope Debbie enjoys her Birthday when it comes around and i shall keep my fingers and toes crossed. Check out Debbies fab blog at