Thursday, 30 June 2016

Have a ball on your birthday!!

Hi. So today I finished of a boys card using a Time For Tea digital stamp called Football Kit Part 1 and is a VERY reasonable price. This is my first ever card using their images. And I made it for there first ever blog challenge. Click here to see their new blog.
I've coloured the image with Chameleon colour Tone pens. The trainers, football (which I've shaped) and sentiment all came from the one stamp set. I made the 3D star, the string bow (I've added tape to the ends to give the look of shoe laces) and the trophy is from a From The Heart digital stamp set.
I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges
I hope that you like my card.
Thank you for visiting today.

Tuesday, 28 June 2016

Gran's Chair Gift Tag

Hello. I've made a gift tag that I'd like to share with you using a digital stamp called Gran's Chair Set created by Beccys Place. I received this digital stamp as part of Outlaws Monthly Progressive Challenge.

I've coloured using Spectrum Noir Markers and pencils. I've cut up two xcut shape dies and added them to the back as a frame. The sentiment is from a Peachy Keens Stamps set. Then I've embellished this with a die cut butterfly and fabric flowers.

I'd like to enter this gift tag into the following challenges

Outlaws Monthly Progressive Challenge
ABC challenge - J is for Just as you like
Crafty Sentiments - #28 Anything Goes
A bit more time to craft - Anything Goes
Fairytale challenge - #146 Summer

Thank you for stopping by today.

Friday, 24 June 2016

ABM GDT Cupcake Card

Hello. Today I'd like to share with you a birthday card I've made. I was lucky enough to win Guest Design Team for the new Art By MiRan challenge blog. I am so excited to have this opportunity. I had so much fun making this card. I decided to make a cupcake shape card using Celebrating Your Day she is so sweet.

I've coloured her using Spectrum Noir Markers and Rembrandt Aquarell pencils then fussy cut her out. I created the shape card using the Brother Scan N Cut machine. I put some pre-made shapes within the machines software together to create the shape. I've added Xcut swirls dies to the top. I added a handmade paper flower, a few pearls, ribbon and a bow to embellish.

I'd really like to enter this card into the following challenges
The Pencil Case - V = Variety of colours
Creative Moments - #96 Anything Goes
Crafty Friends - #34 Inspired by a song (Celebration by Kool and the gang)
Crafty Girls Creations - Anything Goes
Create and Inspire - Anything Goes (this is my last and final project for this challenge)

I hope that you like my card.
Thank you so much for visiting my blog.
Happy crafting everyone.

Thursday, 23 June 2016

Lots of Ice Cream

I'm back with my second post of the day with another fun summer card. On this very pink and girly card I have used a From The Heart image called Ice Cream Lineup. This image is this month's From The Hearts Monthly image. I've tied it in with this week's I {Heart} sketch layout challenge from From The Heart.

I've coloured using Spectrum Noir Markers and Rembrandt Aquarell Pencils. Then I fussy cut them out and layered them up on circles. I added gems in a pattern on the dark pink paper and added a lace bow I made at the top. I hope that you like what I've made.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges

From The Heart June's Monthly Progressive challenge
From The Heart - I {Heart} sketches #157 with a twist of Make it sparkle
In The Pink - #97 Lace (I added a lace bow)
Inky Impressions - June challenge - Summertime
Crafty Gals Corner - #77 Sparkle & Shine

Thank you for visiting today.

Summer Love

Hello. I've made a summer card. I enjoyed creating this card. I've used a image called Sunshine Suzie. This is the current image for this month's Art by MiRan Facebook group Progressive challenge. If you buy her at a discount price and create a project using her and add a picture of it to the correct album on her Facebook group you can receive next month image free. Her images are so adorable you can visit the Art by MiRan online shop here to find more beautiful images.

I've coloured her and the scene with a mix of Spectrum Noir Markers and Rembrandt Pencils. I turned a picture I took at the beach into a digital stamp to add behind her. The sentiment I downloaded for free from the Art by MiRan Facebook group made by Tracy Wray. I used my Brother Scan N Cut to create the sun and palm tree. And Xcut swirl dies. Then I added glass beads, real sea shells and wooden hearts to embellish.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges

Art by MiRan Facebook groups Progressive challenge
Art by MiRan - #60 Anything Goes (this is my final project for this challenge)
Deep Ocean - #131 Metal or wood (I've used wooden heart)
Di's Digi Designs - Summer challenge
The Crafty Addicts - #18 Anything Goes/Hobbies (this is my second project for this challenge)
Ooh-la-la Creations - #207 Sun, sand and sea

I hope that you like my card.
Thank you for stopping by today.

Wednesday, 22 June 2016

SD Crafty Honey Ruler Card

Hi. I've got a card I'd like to share today using a Scrappers Delights image called Crafty Honey Ruler she is currently on sale for $1 and for the next few days you can request her for free from the Scrappers Delights Facebook group providing you create something with her you can get next times Friday Freebie (Which starts this Friday.)

I've coloured her with Rembrandt Aquarell pencils. The sentiment came with her. All the other elements are from a Tatty Twinkle CD rom. I Hope you like what I've created with her.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges

Scrappers Delights Facebook group monthly challenge
Scrappers Delights blog - #56 Anything Goes (my second entry)
Inspiration Destination - #91 Anything Goes
The Crafty Addicts - #18 Anything Goes/Hobbies
A bit more time to craft - #22 Anything Goes
Crafty Sentiments - Kids

Thank you for visiting today.
Happy crafting.

Tuesday, 21 June 2016

Toadstool Princess Fairy Card

Hello I'm here today to share a card I made for inspiration for the new Lemon Shortbread challenge #18. I do hope that you can find some time to join us. I'd love to see what you create. This challenge is a Anything Goes challenge with a chance to win some Lemon Shortbread digital stamps. Her images are so beautiful and elegant. Also we'd love to see any project that you make using a Lemon Shortbread digital stamp on the Lemon Shortbread Facebook group.

This time I've used Toadstool Princess Fairy as my Design Team card. I hope that you like her as much as I do. I've coloured her using Spectrum Noir Markers and pencils. Using a Tonic Scalloped Circle Trellis die and some new Xcut Woodland Flourishes. I've created the background with watercolour pencils. Then added 3D flowers I made to finish it off.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges
Polkadoodles - Week 24 Use A Die
Cute Card Thursday - #430 Little bugs/butterflies
Create and Inspire - #48 Anything Goes
Little Miss Muffin - #140 Anything Goes
CCC Digi Creations - #51 Lets get sentimental

I hope that you like what I've made.
Thank you so much for visiting.
I hope you can join us at the Lemon Shortbread Challenge Blog.

Monday, 20 June 2016

Birthday Boy Jammin Jayden

Hello. I'm back with a teenage boys card. I made this for one of my brother birthdays. The image used is called Jammin Jayden and is a Art By MiRan digital stamp. I've coloured him using Spectrum Noir Markers and Rembrandt Aquarell pencils. The sentiment has been created by Tracy Wray for Art By MiRan. I downloaded it with two other sentiments and five digital background patterned papers for free. This pack is no longer available but there is a new free pack on the Art by MiRan Facebook group. All the rest of the elements on this card have been made and cut out using the Brother scan n cut machine.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges
Art by MiRan Facebook group monthly Anything Goes challenge with a theme of birthday.
Art by MiRan challenge blog - #60 Anything Goes
Artistic Inspiration - #159 Just for fun/Anything Goes
The Pencil case - V = Variety/Anything Goes

Thank you for taking the time to stop by today.

Friday, 17 June 2016

Father's Day Scooter Card

Hello. I've been making a Fathers Day Card for my future Father in law. He has a scooter and two dogs so I thought that Garda Steiner Designs digital stamp called Dog on Scooter Vrooming by would be the perfect image.

I've coloured this image with Rembrandt Aquarell Pencils. The sentiment is a From The Heart digital stamp. I've create the cogs/gears and bolts using the Brother Scan N' Cut. I created the cog/gear and bolts shapes using the Canvas software online with basic shapes. To finish of I've added a black pearl.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges

Gerda Steiner Designs - Share your design #22
Digi Chooseday - Week 24 Just for Men
Tuesday throwdown - #298 Watercolour
Crafty card makers - #166 For a special Man
Artistic Inspiration - #158 Just for fun

Thanks for visiting my blog today.

Thursday, 16 June 2016

Baking Times Cupcake Case

Hi. Today I'd like to share a project that I've been working. I thought that I'd make something a little different a Cupcake case. I've made this using one of the new images from Sasayaki Glitter digital stamps. The image is called Baking Time. Here is more information that I blogged yesterday regarding the new releases. To celebrate the new releases there is currently a freebie (for 24 hours) on the Sasayaki Glitter Facebook group thar you can find here.
I've coloured her in Chameleon Colour Tones pens. Then I fussy cut her out and stuck her to a cupcake case that I made using my Brother scan N cut machine. I've added Tattered Lace Ivy die and flowers that I've layered up. The sentiment is a From The Heart digital stamp. I'm happy with the way it has worked out.
I'll be adding this to the Sasayaki Glitter Facebook group. I hope to see you there. Don't forget if you'd like this times freebie you can click here to join the group.
I'd like to enter this project into the following challenges
CCC Digi Creations called Let's get sentimental.
Create and Inspire called Anything Goes.
Colour crazy craft called Sweet as candy.
Julia Spiri called Anything Goes with a twist of Clean and Simple.
Where the heart is called Anything Goes.
So here is my project..
Without a cupcake...

With a cupcake.

I hope that you like what I've made.
Thank you so much for stopping by today.
Happy crafting.
x x x

Wednesday, 15 June 2016

Sasayaki Glitter Mid June Release and Freebie!

Hello crafting friends today is another exciting release day at Sasayaki Glitter Digital Stamps. I've been colouring with some of this new collection and I'd love to share with you my work. I had so much fun colouring these images. I will also post a link to her Facebook group at the bottom where you can find the 24hour freebie.
First up I have here to share you is...

 Birthday Mia isn't she so sweet!! 
I personally think prefect for any girl. Expecially teenages.
I can't wait to add her to a project.

 Next up we have Birthday Meg.
Such a beautiful image.
I think she would make a lovely birthday or romantic project.

 Here I have a image called Baking Time.
I love her so much that I have already used this image on a project.

 Here is Butterfly Bun. She is so cute!! 
I wanted to colour her in nice bright colours.

 Next up we have Elly Decorating.
I think she is adorable!!

So here is the last image I had the pleasure of colouring.
He is called Pilot Shy.
He reminds me of my son who is ALWAYS playing with  some type of car or plane.
 So cute!!

 This image is called Lady at the beach.
She is currently the freebie (for 24 hours only) on the Sasayaki Glitter Facebook Group you can click here  for a direct link. She also has a blog here with a active challege running on it. Also here is more samples of her new releases by members of the design team on the blog. 

I hope that you like how I've coloured these images and I hope to see you over at the Sasayaki Glitter Facebook group 
where you can get the freebie (for 24 hours only) I hope to see you there!!
Thank you for taking the time to stop by today!
Happy crafting!

Sunday, 12 June 2016

Wishing a winning year

My second post of the day. A boys football card. I've used a Cute As A Button digital stamp called Soccer Pro, isn't he sweet? He can be found here. There is also a Cute As A Button Facebook group which I will be posting this card in linked here.
I've coloured him with Spectrum Noir Markers and Rembrandt Aquarell Pencils. I used a hexagon embossing folder and coloured some of them black to mimic the pattern on the ball. The wording is From The Heart digital stamps so is the trophy.
I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges
Cute As A Button Facebook group challenge here.
Cute As A Button Challenge Blog called Anything Goes and can be found here.
Cute card Thursday challenge blog. This time the challenge is called A Good Sport/hobbies and can be found here.
C.R.A.F.T challenge blog. The challenge is called Inspired by a Film. Click here to find this challenge.
Polkadoodles challenge blog. The challenge is called For The Boys and can be found here.
Julia Spiri challenge blog called Anything Goes with a twist of clean and simple. Click here to join in.
Thank you for visiting today.

Wishing you good waves

Hi. I've got a fun, very refreshing card to share today. At From The Heart they have just had a new release. I'm loving all the new sets so I just had to get some. This card is a mix of a few sets the Birdbrain and waves are from the Surf's Up Birdbrain set. The sentiments are from the Hang Loose Birdbrain set and Racing Birdbrain. There is also a new freebie called Sun, waves and flip flops. You can find all of them and more new stamp sets here.
I've coloured the elements with Spectrum Noir Markers and Rembrandt Aquarell Pencils. I've create this card to go into the I {Heart} Sketches with a twist challenge by From The Heart. Which can be found here. I've tried to incorporate both Sketch and twist of circle card in my design.
Other challenges I'd like to enter this card into are
Cute cards Thursday challenge blog called Good sport/hobbies and can be found here.
Inspiration Destination challenge blog called Anything Goes. Click here to find and join in with this challenge.
Fab N' Funky challenge blog called Favourite Colour Combo and can be found here.
Crafty Gals Corner challenge blog called Pop of Color. I hope this card fits the theme because it very blue with a pop of yellow/orange I thought it does. Click here to join in with this challenge.
Thank you for visiting my blog today.
Happy crafting.

Friday, 10 June 2016

Shabby Chic Anniversary Card

Hello crafting friends!! I've got a Anniversary card I made for my Mum and Step Dad's that I'd like to share today. I was going for a Shabby Chic/Vintage kind of theme. For this card I thought Sasayaki Glitter Love Mice digital stamp would be perfect. You can find a direct link to this very cute image here. There are so many beautiful images in her shop.

I've coloured this with Rembrandt Aquarell Pencils. The wording I found from this blog. I've used Spellbinders Majestic squares die set (the frames around the image and the corner shapes.) Spellbinders Morrocan Accents/Mofits die (Doilies and mini roses.) I shaped and layered up the roses. To finish of I made a bow out of lace and added pearls and tiny gems in some flowers.

I will be sharing this card with Sasayaki Glitters Facebook group here.

There is also a blog you might like to visit linked here.

I'd like to add this card in the following challenges

CCC Digi Creations challenge blog called Anything Goes. This will be my third and final entry into this challenge. Click here to join in.

Art By MiRan challenge blog. This challenge theme is Anything Goes. You can find and join in the fun here.

Create ane Inspire challenge blog. This is always a Anything Goes challenge. This will be my second entry to this challenge. Here is a link to join in.

Crafting by Design challenge blog. This is June's Anything Goes challenge. Click here to find this challenge blog.

Crafty Girls Creations challenge blog called Anything Goes. This will be my second entry. To play along click here.

Thank you for taking the time to visit my blog today!!

Thursday, 9 June 2016

Vintage Father Day Card

Hi. I hope that everyone is having a lovely day. I'm back to share a vintage style Fathers Day Card that I've made using a Scrappers Delights digital stamp called Pocket Watch 1. You can find this here. I got this image free as a Friday Freebie from the Scrappers Delights Facebook group found here. As long as you make a project using this image you can get the next Friday Freebie image for free.

I thought that this image is perfect for a Fathers Day card. I've coloured it using Rembrandt Aquarell Pencils. I created the background using Rangers Distress Ink Vintage Photo and Wild Honey colours. I've used a stamp set by Clear Impressions called Timeless Opulence. Then I added Xcut key die and string to embellish.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges

Scrappers Delights Facebook group Monthly Progressive Challenge which can be found here.

Scrappers Delights challenge blog called Anything Goes #56. You can find and join in with this challenge here.

Throwdown Tuesday challenge blog. Challenge #297 called Man's world and can be found here.

Crafty Cardmakers challenge blog called Monochrome. You can find this challenge here.

Where the heart is called Anything Goes click here to find this challenge.

I hope that you like my card.
Thanks for stopping by today.

Tuesday, 7 June 2016

Celebrate In Style

Hello! This is my very first post as part of Lemon Shortbread Digital Stamps. I feel truly honoured to have this opportunity to be a part of the Design Team for this fabulous company. Today is the start of a new challenge at Lemon Shortbread Challenge Blog!! If you get the chance it would be lovely to join us for a chance to win some of her gorgeous digital stamps!! You can click here for a direct link to the Lemon Shortbread Challenge blog. You can also find more inspiration on her Facebook group here.

I've created this card using 80's lipstick. Please feel free to click the link to find this lovely image. I've coloured her with Spectrum Noir Markers and pencils. The sentiment has been hand written. I've added Xcut swirls shaped die and mini handmade roses to embellish.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges

Digi Choosday Crafting Challenge Blog which is called Add a Sentiment. You can find this challenge here.

CCC Digi Creations Challenge Blog called Anything Goes. This is my second entry into this challenge. Click here to find this challenge.

Little Miss Muffet Challenge Blog. This challenge is called Anything Goes and can be found here.

Cute as a button challenge blog called Anything Goes. Click here to find this challenge.

Di's Digi Designs Challenge blog called favourite color combination. I love to put blue and pink together. You can find and join in with this challenge here.

Thank you so much for visiting my blog today.
I do hope to see you over at the Lemon Shortbread Challenge blog.
Happy crafting everybody.

Sunday, 5 June 2016

Picnic with friends

Hello. I've made a invitation card that I'd like to share with you today. The weather here is lovely reasonly and as my daughter has had half term this week we've been having Teddy bear picnic's. This has inspired me to create this card. I received Gerda Steiner Designs Monthly Progressive Challenge digital stamp the other day. Which happened to be a cute picnic penguin. You can find him/her here. If you've not joined in Gerda Steiner Designs Progressive Challenge before. You buy this months digital stamp (the picnic penguin) make a project, enter her challenge and she will send you next months image for free.
So I got this penguin and gave him a picnic blanket and some friends. All these critters are Gerda Steiner Designs digital stamps you can find them all here (there are also a few freebies so well worth a look.) I've coloured using two different mediums. I've used Spectrum Noir Markers and Rembrandt Aquarell pencils. Added a few flower and the sentiment is computer generated. I hope that you like my creation.
I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges
Gerda Steiner Designs Monthly Progressive Challenge which can be found here.
Crafty Girls Creations challenge blog called Anything Goes which can be found here.
Graphit Markers colouring challenge blog. This time called Time for tea craft colouring. You can join in with this challenge here.
Digi Choosday Crafting Challenge blog. This week the challenge is called Think Summer. You can find and join in with this challenge here.
Creative Knockouts Challenge Blog called Friendships. Click here to find this challenge.

Thank you for stopping by today.

Wednesday, 1 June 2016

Simply Beautiful Ladybug Bunny

Ok. So this is my last post of the day I promise ha ha. I created this card to showcase one of the new release digital stamps created by Sasayaki Glitter Digital Stamps. Click here to see my original post. Here is a card I have made using Ladybug Bunny digital stamp. You can find her here.

I've coloured her using Chameleon Colour Tones Pens. I've created the leaf frame using my Brother Scan N Cut machine. I've added some mushroom die cuts and have embossed the background. I've created 3D ladybirds using 5 circles, coloured, folded in half and stuck together. I got the sentiment free from the Art By MiRan Facebook group here.

I will be adding this card to the Sasayaki Glitter Digital Stamps Facebook group. There is a free digital stamp available (for only 24 hours) to celebrate the new release. If you'd like to join the group and find the cute freebie click here.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges

Inspiration Destination challenge blog called Anything Goes which can be found here.

CCC Digi Creations challenge blog called Anything Goes. You can find this challenge here.

Julia Spiri Challenge blog. This time challenge is called Anything Goes with a optional twist of Wedding. This challenge can be found here.

The Cutie Pie Challenge blog called Escape to the country. This is my second entry into this challenge. Click here to find this challenge.

Art by MiRan Challenge blog called Anything Goes. This challenge can be found here.

Thank you for stopping by.

Bed Time Teddy Christmas Card

Today is Sasayaki Glitter Digital Stamps new release day. You can click here to see the post I blogged earlier today. Being part of the design team I've created this card using her new Bed Time Teddy digital stamp. You can find this cute image here.

I've coloured this image using Spectrum Noir Markers and pencils. The sentiment is hand written. For the background I've used plain red card and added snowflakes that I made using the Brother Scan and Cut machine. The holly is from a Peachy Keens stamp set.

I will be adding this card to the Sasayaki Glitter Digital Stamps Facebook group. There is a free digital stamp available (for only 24 hours) to celebrate the new release. If you'd like to join the group and find the cute freebie click here.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges

Christmas Card Challenge Blog called Anything Goes. Click here to find this challenge.

Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge blog called Use A Sentiment. You can find this challenge here.

Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Extra Challenge Blog called Anything Goes as long as Christmas themed. Click here to find and join in with this monthly challenge.

Deep Ocean Challenge blog called Our Furry/Feathered Friends. This challenge can be found here.

Create and Inspire Challenge Blog called Anything Goes which can be found here.

I hope that you like what I've made using this cute image. I hope to see you at the Sasayaki Glitter Digital Stamps Facebook group. Thank you for stopping by today.

Sasayaki Glitter June Release and Freebie!

Hello. I'm glad that you have taken the time to come and visit my blog. Today is a fabulous day because it's Sasayaki Glitter Digital Stamps new release day!! I have been lucky enough to have the pleasure to create with some of these fantastic new releases.
This is Birthday Bun and Duck. The are so sweet. 

 This is Bed Time Teddy. How cute is this image!!

 This sweetie is called Amy Gardening.

 This bunny image is called Ladybug Bunny.
 
 This little guy is Shy's Kitty.

I hope that you like how I've coloured these digial stamps. If you are interested in any of these images just click on their names for a direct link to the Sasayaki Glitter's Esty shop. Also if you like these digital stamps you may want to have a look though to see more of her beautiful art work. 

There is also the Sasayaki Glitter blog with more samples of colouring and projects that have been made with the new releases and a active blog challenge.

On Sasayaki Glitter's Digial Stamp's Facebook group there is a freebie (for 24hours only) from the new collection to celebrate the release. Click here to join the group and find the freebie. She is a little cutie called Knitting Time. I hope to see you there.

Thank you so much for taking the time to visit my blog today.
Happy crafting.