Tuesday, 18 February 2014

Anything Goes at Crafty Sentiments

Good Afternoon,

It is Challenge day over at Crafty Sentiments & this week is an easy one as it is 'Anything Goes' so get over to the challenge blog & show us what you can do.
I have made a CAS card for a change & i have used to sweety Me & My Dragon stamp from Crafty Sentiments, I have coloured her up with a mixture of copics & promarkers. I have added some gingham ribbon & 2 gems to the corners as i have to have some bling on a card somewhere. The sentiment is from the hand written phrases set from Lili of the Valley.

We have a great prize this week
You don't need to use a Crafty Sentiment image but if you do you go into the draw 3 times also if you follow our Inspirational blog you get an extra 3 entries - do both you get 6 entries

Now pop on over to the Crafty Sentiments Challenge blog & see what the rest of the DT have come up with & join in.
Hope you have a fab day

Friday, 14 February 2014

James & the butterflies

Good Morning,

Happy Valentines day I hope everyone gets a little something sparkly today I expect mine will be in the shape of some glamour dust lol

I have made today's card using the gorgeous James - Butterflies from Lil of the Valley. I have coloured him using Distress Markers, I have distressed the edges with the Tim Holtz tool & added Distressed Ink to finish it off. I have added links to everything I have used at the bottom of the post, I've learnt how to do that now :-) so pleased with myself lol

I have added some pearls to the corners as i have to have some sort of bling on nearly every card.

The Flowers are from Wild Orchid & the little wooden banner is from Live & Love Crafts

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Sketch Saturday -  #296
Bearly Mine - Vintage Romance
4 Crafty Chicks - Use Pearls
The Ribbon Girl - Lili of the Valley - Romantic Theme (I hope the 4 U counts as romantic)
I hope you all have a lovely day

Thursday, 13 February 2014

Inspired by a movie at Charisma Cardz

Good Morning,

Its challenge day again over at Charisma Cardz, this fortnights challenge theme is 'Inspired by a Movie'. I have been inspired by the movie 'Rock of Ages' I did think this little guy looked a tad like Tom Cruise (without the long hair lol)
I have used Rock star boy from Bugaboo Stamps, the stars are from the Jake Skates set & the 'You Rock' stamp is from the  Max Rocks Set both from Visible Image. I have coloured this fab little image with pro markers.

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Now pop on over to the Charisma Cardz Challenge blog & see what the rest of the DT have come up with & join in with us.


Wednesday, 12 February 2014

Be my valentine

Good Morning all,

As it's nearly valentines day I thought I would share this cute little card with you all. I have used the cute James with Heart stamp from Lili of the Valley, I love these James stamps they are just soooo cute. I have coloured him in using distressed markers & i have added some stickles to the the little rose he is holding.

You can see the sparkle on the rose a bit better in the pic below. I have distressed the edges of the papers with a Tim Holtz tool.

This card is Sold
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Creative Knockouts - Be Mine
Cute Card Thursday - Lots of Love
Lili of the Valley  - Name that tune (Love is all around, Wet, Wet, Wet)
Crafty Catz  - Love is in the are
Hope you all have a fab day & don't get blown away by the awful winds we are having.

Tuesday, 4 February 2014

New canary

Good Afternoon,

Wow 2 posts in one day i think i may need to go & lay down for a bit lol. I would like to share this card with you that i made using my new Saturated Canary stamp called Zoe I just love her hair. I have coloured her using my distressed markers, the swirly stamp in the corner is from the  Grunge Corners set from Lili of the Valley. I coloured the corners stamp with the walnut stain distressed marker as i only wanted part of the stamp to come out, it took a few attempts but i think it came out OK in the end.
All the flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts & the lace, bark heart & cheese cloth are all from Live & Love Crafts.

I have added stickles to her necklace & the swirly corner stamp.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Cute Card Thursday - Something New (Zoe stamp)
The Ribbon Girl - Hearts
Crafty Catz - Anything Goes
Hope you have a fab day

Love is in the Air at Crafty Sentiments

Good Morning,

It's challenge day over at Crafty Sentiments Designs & we would like to see your creation for our new theme 'Love is in the Air', this theme is just perfect with Valentine Day round the corner.
I have used the lovely Two Hearts stamp from Crafty Sentiments & i have coloured it up with Copic's & Pro Markers. The banner is La La Land Heart Banner & one of my fav dies & the butterfly is Prima.

The brilliant prize this week is:
love word art set
What a great prize for this weeks challenge, and for a better chance to win this fabby prize, were givin you up to 6 chances to win...All you need to do is if us CS image put #3 after your name, If a follower of our Inspirational blog put #3 or if you've done both then #6..So yes up to 6 chances..Good luck everyone
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Creative Knockouts - Tic, Tac, Toe (Stamps, Sentiment & Dies)
4 Crafty Chicks - Anything Goes
Hope everyone has a fab day

Monday, 3 February 2014

I love you James

Good Afternoon,
I thought I would share this card with you today as it's been sat on my side for a few days now. I have used the gorgeous James - Daisy from Lili of the Valley & he is one of their new release stamps which I just had to have. The Papers & sentiment are also Lili of the Valley Paper Pad - Country Lady & Handwritten Phrases. The Lace & bark heart are from Live & Love Crafts & the flowers are from Wild Orchid.

I have coloured James with Distressed markers & added some stickles to the middle of the flowers.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Live & Love Crafts - Love n Lace
Wild Orchid - Love is
Thank you for stopping by & I hope you have a fab day