Thursday, 25 August 2016

Creative Inspirations - Christmas in August!

Good Morning!
We're back after our Summer break and it's time to share with you all my card for the current challenge.
This fortnight's challenge at CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS is Christmas in August!
It's time to dig out those Christmas stamps!

This fortnights prize is from BUNNY ZOES CRAFTS and the prize is a 
£10 GIFT CERTIFICATE!



Unfortunately this will be the last time that we are joined by this Sponsor as they are closing down.

I would just like to say a massive thanks to Nikki, the owner, for her continued sponsorship and support over the past few years!
Bunny Zoes Crafts has been one of our longest serving sponsors.
Nikki would like me to let you all know that the shop is currently having a 

CLOSING DOWN SALE with up to 50% OFF!






INGREDIENTS -
Penny Black Sentiment Stamp from 'Season's Gift' T-Set
Penny Black Dies
Marianne Design Stitched Circle Die
Maja Design Papers
Various Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts & The Ribbon Girl
Blue Jean Sprinkles by Doodlebug
Blue Shimmer Dome Stickers by Papermania
Silver Jingle Bell Charm & Lace Ribbon from The Ribbon Girl
White Pomegranates & Bark Stars from Live & Love Crafts
Ranger Glossy Accents, Distress Glitter, Cheesecloth & Twinklets
Tim Holtz Distressing Tool


INKS USED -
Archival Ink - Cornflower Blue
Simon Says Stamp - Fog

Thanks for stopping by,
HAPPY CRAFTING!
XXX

Wild Rose Studio Snowman Family ...

Good Morning!
Today's card is using one of the new designs by Widl Rose Studio.
The one I have used today is called 'Snowman Family' :)






INGREDIENTS -
Wild Rose Studio  'Snowman Family' Stamp
Maja Design Papers
Various Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts & The Ribbon Girl
Lily White & Blue Jean Sprinkles by Doodlebug
Blue Shimmer Dome Stickers by Papermania
Silver Jingle Bell Charms from The Ribbon Girl
 Red Pomegranates & Bark Stars from Live & Love Crafts
Ranger Glossy Accents, Paper Doily, Cheesecloth & Twinklets
White Frantage Embossing Powder
Tim Holtz Distressing Tool


INKS USED -
Memento Ink - Tuxedo Black
Copic Ciao Markers - C1, C2, C3, C5, E31, E33, 
YR02, Y28, B000, B00, B93, B95, R37, R46, R59 & W1

Thanks for stopping by,
HAPPY CRAFTING!
XXX

Monday, 1 August 2016

Snow Shovel ...

Good Morning!
It's the first day of August and I'm celebrating with ... a Christmas card!
Okay I will admit it did feel strange making a Christmas card during the sunny weather over the weekend but how could I resist this gorgeous new stamp by Lili of the Valley???

Every month Lili of the Valley holds a challenge over on their Facebook page and this month the theme is 'Anything Goes'.
There are 3 amazing prize vouchers up for grabs this month worth £20, £15 & £10.
Each winner is picked at random so you have a great chance of winning if you join in!
Simply CLICK HERE to head straight over to their Facebook page.





INGREDIENTS -
LOTV 'Snow Shovel' Stamp
Maja Design Papers
Various Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts & The Ribbon Girl
Lily White & Blue Jean Sprinkles by Doodlebug
Blue Shimmer Dome Stickers by Papermania
Mittens & Silver Jingle Bell Charms & Glitter Organza Ribbon from The Ribbon Girl
 White Pomegranates & Bark Stars from Live & Love Crafts
Ranger Glossy Accents, Paper Doily, Cheesecloth & Twinklets
White Frantage Embossing Powder
Tim Holtz Distressing Tool


INKS USED -
Memento Ink - Tuxedo Black
Copic Ciao Markers - C1, C2, C3, C5, E00, E21, E31, E37,
R11, Y28, B93, B95, B97, W1, W3 & W5

Thanks for stopping by,
HAPPY CRAFTING!
XXX

Saturday, 16 July 2016

The First Christmas Card of 2016!

Good Morning!
It's been a little while since I've posted on this blog but the time has finally come ... 
here is my FIRST CHRISTMAS CARD OF 2016! 

I don't usually have time to provide a midway reminder card for each monthly challenge over at PBSC but luckily this month I did! If you don't know already the theme is 
'One Layer Cards!'



 INGREDIENTS -
Penny Black Stamps 'Snowy Grove' & 'Believe' Transparent Set
Silver Sprinkles by Doodlebug


INKS USED -
Archival Ink - Jet Black
Simon Says Stamp - Fog
Distress Ink - Weathered Wood

Thanks for stopping by, have a fab weekend!
HAPPY CRAFTING!
XXX

Thursday, 24 December 2015

Creative Inspirations - Anything Goes + Option of a Sketch!

Good Evening!
This week's challenge at CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS is Anything Goes + Option of a Sketch!
(If you want to use a sketch you can choose between the one below or one of the others on our Sketch page. Just state which you have used).
Remember the choice to use a Sketch is completely yours.

This week's prize is from THE PAPER SHELTER and is
$15 GIFT CERTIFICATE!




INGREDIENTS -
The Paper Shelter Digi Stamp
Maja Papers
Roses from Wild Orchid Crafts
White Sprinkles by Doodlebug
Gold Shimmer Dome Stickers by Papermania
Collall All Purpose Glue, Frantage, Twinklets & Ranger Glossy Accents
Pomegranate Apples from Live & Love Crafts
INGREDIENTS FROM THE RIBBON GIRL -


INKS USED -
Copic Ciao Markers - C1, E00, E21, E31, E33, E35, R20, R59,
Y28, B000, BG93, BG96, W1 & W3

Thanks for popping by,
HAPPY CRAFTING!
XXX

Thursday, 17 December 2015

Creative Inspirations - Merry Christmas!

Good Morning!
This week's challenge at CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS is Merry Christmas!
With Christmas literally just around the corner I wanted to give you all an easy challenge theme.
This week's prize is from Myself and is two packs of Hobby House Kenny K Toppers!






INGREDIENTS -
Magnolia Tilda Stamp
Red Sprinkles by Doodlebug
Red Shimmer Dome Stickers by Papermania
Collall All Purpose Glue, Frantage, Twinklets & Ranger Glossy Accents
Bark Star and Sentiment Topper
INGREDIENTS FROM THE RIBBON GIRL -


INKS USED -
Memento Ink - Tuxedo Black
Copic Ciao Markers - C1, C2, E00, E21, E31, E33, E35, R20, R37, R59,
Y28, B000, B00 & W1

Thanks for popping by,
HAPPY CRAFTING!
XXX

Saturday, 12 December 2015

Creative Inspirations - All Wrapped Up!

Good Morning!
This week's challenge at CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS is All Wrapped Up!
It's time to get wrapped up nice and cosy against the Winter weather!
Or you can interpret it as Christmas Presents all wrapped up ... it's completely up to you!

This week's prize is from THE RIBBON GIRL and is a
SELECTION OF GOODIES just like this!





INGREDIENTS -
Maja Design Papers
Various Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts
Bark Star & Pomegranate Apples by Live & Love Crafts
Red & Gold Sprinkles by Doodlebug
Sentiment Topper, Collall All Purpose Glue, Twinklets & Ranger Glossy Accents
Paper Doily & Tim Holtz Paper Distressing Tool
INGREDIENTS FROM THE RIBBON GIRL -

Thanks for popping by,
HAPPY CRAFTING!
XXX