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Tuesday, 13 November 2012

Cutie Bear

Good morning everyone
I hope you are all well on this Tuesday morning, not blogged for ages again (sorry)
not sure where the time is going at the moment!!!!
Today's card is...
A baby boy card, it is an A4 size and was made for the PA
at my children's school for a member who had a beautiful baby boy.
I have used a Popcorn The Bear image as the topper.
The inside with lots of room for everyone to sign, the paper matches
the front again from the Popcorn The Bear CD-ROM.
Inside the handmade box with tissue paper to add a little luxury
Just to show I have used blue & white tissue paper to keep the
colour theme.
Item's used
Heart paper doily (from e-bay)
Heart gems (left over from old kit)
and last blue ribbon for the bow. (old from crafters companion)
I hope you like today's card!
Enjoy the rest of your day

Tuesday, 16 October 2012

Simple and girly x

Afternoon everyone
I hope you are all well and happy, today's card is a very simple
card made with lots of 'girly colour' for one of my daughter's close friends.
And here it is...
A close up of the cute image
a little added texture

finishing touches
I hope you like today's card here is a list of the product's used
Base card - Centura snow white pearl card cut to make an 8x8 card base
Texture card - 12x12 tillie dot spotted core-dinations card stack (purple, then sanded to show the coloured core)
Last bits - buttons from my crafty stash and sentiment printed from computer.

Thursday, 11 October 2012

A little Boy's Baptism

Morning everyone, how are you all on this grey and chilly morning????
My house is full of cold's and cough's, so try hard to stay away from them all!!!
Well today's card...
I have made this for a friend who is going to a Baptism
this weekend.
The 3D image
Extra little topper and sentiment

The insert

I hope you all like it, my friend was very happy with it.
Items used in today's card
Base card - A3 snow white centura pearl card stock, folded in half
to make the A4 base.
3D topper and extra font topper - again from the  'platinum popcorn the bear' Cd-rom Baby disc
Sentiment - Label printed from the same cd-rom and used verse writer.
The cd-rom was again used for the insert so the card all matches in.
I made a box for this card and again just added some of the note paper from the
cd to decorate the lid of box.
Have a fab day


Friday, 5 October 2012

Exciting News.....

Evening Everyone
I hope everyone is having a nice Friday evening, it's been a busy week again here
in my mad house...
First I would like to tell you my exciting news.....
I'm a new DT member for craft style products, I'm really thrilled about this
and I can't wait to start.
Now I would like to share today's card with you all
This is a card I made for a friend to give to her Daughter.
This is a close up of the image I used
I hope you like it, my friend did. And I hope her Daughter does next week too.
Items used in today's card
Base card - Craftwork cards 8x8 blank card
Light Pink Card - Hobbycraft card (pink pack)
Dark Pink Card - Core-dinations card from Crafter's Companion
Image - A year with Humphrey 'make a wish' stamp plate from crafter's companion
I coloured the image with Spectrum Noir alcohol pens
I made the flowers with the light pink card using a die from marianne designs creatables flower set
I have cut out the letters for her name using my cricut machine
feathers, glitter and gems are from my craft stash.
I have added this card into the following challenge's
I hope you have a nice evening

Saturday, 29 September 2012

Forever Friends New Home

Happy Saturday everyone
It's a quick card for today,
as I've got a birthday party to get my youngest child too!!!
And here it is...
A very plain new home card
A close up of the image
the sentiment.
Item's used in today's card...
Card blank - Craftwork card's 6x6 scalloped edged card blank
Paper - Forever friends 6x6 paper pad (had it a while)
Image - On the paper and I've just added the glitter pen over where the paste would be.
Sentiment - Printed on computer and made into hanging picture affect.
and last a gem from my stash.
Enjoy your day

Monday, 17 September 2012

Heart's & more heart's

Evening everyone:-)
I hope everyone has had a lovely Monday, thought I would do a quick
post while Hubby is watching football.
And here is today's card
A simple anniversary card
A close-up of the image
The sentiment and heart boarder.
Items used for today's card...
Base card - White linen card from The papermill direct
Layer card - Red flat card from The papermill direct
Heart Boarder - Martha Stewart lace heart punch from hobbycraft
Image - Humphrey's Corner A Year With Humphrey - Love and Hugs Stamp Set from Crafter's Companion
I have entered the following challenge's
Things That Make You Go Awwww :) - Papertake weekly challenge
I hope you all like today's card

Sunday, 16 September 2012

Robin post's

Afternoon everyone.
Well I went missing again yesterday, me & hubby decided to take the 3 kids
to Chessington world of Adventures as they had finished the 1st full week back at
school and homework was all finished on Friday evening. (we all had lots of fun)
After such a beautiful sunny and warm day yesterday today their is a little
nip in the air, so a Christmas snowy card it had to be:-)
I have made a candle card for today
Inside the card
and last the card next to the hand made box
to match.
Items used for this card & box
Base card & Box - Snow white centura pearl card from crafters companion
Acetate - from stash (from Dawn Bibby collection a couple of years ago)
Toppers - Images from mulberry wood CD-ROM  printed onto satin finish paper from crafters companion
Sentiment's and image on insert - from 'sent with love' mulberry wood stamp plate
Backing papers - from a paper stack I got from Hobbycraft last year.
Candles - value pack from sainsbury's
I have added this card to the following challenges
challenge #75 Early Christmas - 
Challenge 234  Christmas in September! -
Enjoy the rest of your Sunday

Friday, 14 September 2012

Karate Kid

Morning everyone
Sorry I went AWOL yesterday I went out for the day with an old friend
catching up after the long summer holiday.
Today's card is...
A little card for a karate lover
A close-up of the image.
Items used for this card...
Card blank - A5 card folded from A4 white linen card
layered card - plain black card
Backing papers - Papermania 'the big one' (it's old!)
Image - 'Karate kid' from LOTV
Image coloured with spectrum noir pens
Image cut with spellbinder dies.
I hope you like this card and have a fantastic day.

Wednesday, 12 September 2012

Wedding Wishes

Morning Everyone.
There is a little chill in the air this morning so pleased I can spend the day indoors crafting
(and doing the washing). So apart from school run time I can stay nice and warm.
Today's card is...
A wedding card, I am very proud of this card and love it:-)
a close up of the image.

and the sentiment
all the little extras

and last the box I made for it.
Items used for this card..
Card blank - 8x8 plain white card
Backing papers - printed from Humphrey's corner crafting collection cd-rom
Blue flower - made from the same backing paper
Other flowers and pink heart crystals - Hobbycraft
Heart doily -Tea Party Doily Hearts
Sentiment on card - computer and cut with spellbinder die
coloured with spectrum noir pens
Box - made with centura pearl snow white
I hope you like it


Tuesday, 11 September 2012

Party Animal:-)

Morning (just!!!)
I hope your having a nice Tuesday, it's lovely and Sunny here.
 Today's a very quick post as just got home from food shopping:-(  and I've got a meet the
teacher meeting this afternoon with my youngest child's teacher.
Well onto today's card... 
Another Strawberry Kisses image from me today
while I've been waiting for my Christmas SK stamps to arrive:-)
Here is the close up of the sweet image.
I have added the flowers for dimension, I have added glitter to the
edges and used brads for the middle part.
Item's used for today's card...
Card Blank - Centura pearl cut down to make 8x8 card blank.
Ribbon - Black satin from Hobbycraft
Flowers - from local Poundland store.
Glitter on shoe is sprays & sparkle from  crafters companion
and the glitter on the flowers is glamour dust
Brads from my stash and sentiment from computer and cut with spellbinder die.
Enjoy the rest of your Tuesday,
I will Mr Postman has just arrived with my new stamp's oooohhhh:-)

Monday, 10 September 2012

Anniversary boot snuggles

I hope everyone is happy and healthy this Monday morning.
Did you all have a nice weekend? We had a yummy BBQ yesterday
cooked by Hubby (a nice day off cooking for me). Well better get on with the reason of the blog lol.
Today's card is a Wedding Anniversary card
I hope you all like it...
This was made as a customer order.
A close up of the cute image.

Items used for this card...
Card blank - 8x8 scalloped edged card blank
Layer card - Silver mirri card & plain flat white card
Patterned paper - Printed from Strawberry kisses CD-rom
Stamped image - Together Forever strawberry kisses stamp set
Stamped image - ink memento black ink and card neenah card
and coloured with spectrum noir pens
The hearts are from a selection of die cuts I got sent in the post.
Sentiment - from computer
Well that's my post for today,
I'm off to try and complete a few card orders while kids are at school
Have a lovely Monday whatever you are doing.

Saturday, 8 September 2012

Massive 'SORRY'

Well it has been far to long, and I'm so sorry. What with school holidays and my 1st craft stall
it has been a very busy 7 weeks...
Today's card is a little one I made for my Samuel on his 1st day back at school
in year 2 on Thursday. (wow where has that time gone!)
The items used for this card are as follows
Backing paper - from an online digi store (sorry it's old so can't remember which one)
layering card- Dark blue core-dinations card
Image - Popcorn the bear kids range school days stamp plate
sentiment - printed from computer
My next card is again a back to school card
The items for this card are
Backing paper - from popcorn the bear kids range cd-rom
Image - Popcorn the bear kids range school days stamp plate
sentiment - printed from computer
& last silver mirri card from stash.
My last photo for today is...
Yep my card stall from last Saturday.
Have a lovely Saturday everyone

Sunday, 22 July 2012

Good Morning:-)

Well I hope everyone is well today.
This is the first post I have scheduled as the Olympic torch is near me today we have decided to escape the madness and take the kids to Chessington for the day!!!
Finger's crossed it's a lovely dry day lol

Well today's card is another card for my God-daughter, but this time from my children to her.

This card is made into an A5 size, the card stock is a linen affect, but image is printed onto neenah card. For the trim and layer's I have used core'dination card stock in turquoise.
The trim I have made using a Martha Stewart punch, the numbers are plain white ones from hobbycraft i have coloured to match. and the little wire beads and flower's are old ones from my stash.

 The little wire beads and flower's are old ones from my stash, but just seemed to match perfectly.

The image is Jules from saturated canary.
I have coloured her in with SN as usual and then added a little glitter for the under part of her skirt.
I must admit I have fallen in love with the digi's from the website.... oops may get expensive lol.
Have a lovely day whatever you are doing

Saturday, 21 July 2012

The sun is out:-)


Well it's a beautiful Saturday morning here, fingers crossed it lasts!!!!
It was the first day of the school holidays yesterday, so we did a trip to the library to join the summer reading scheme. Then kids decided they needed a treat from Gregg's!!!!!!
Not much crafting done:-(

Today's card is a card I have made for our God-daughter's 10th birthday on Monday.

I have used a 8x8 card base in white. For the layer's I have used black centura pearl card

The paper layer's are from Tim Holtz idea-ology range vintage shabby
The word topper was just from my computer
The doily and gems are from my stash.

The image is Ellie's Birthday from saturated canary
The images are so cute and with large area's quite easy to colour.
I have as per normal used spectrum noir pens to colour the image.

I hope you like it, but even more I hope our God-daughter like it on Monday!!!