Saturday, 26 September 2009

Lovely Ice-cream

A colour combo at Just Magnolia this week, couldn't resist I love the combination of pink, grey and black, and I really enjoyed making this card.
  • Stamp - Tilda with ice-cream
  • Colours - Copics
  • Papers - Papermania, Karen Foster and a free one from a magazine
  • Tools - Nestibilities, Leone Em branch punch and Martha Stewart Lace Doily punch
  • Sentiment - Penny Black stamp
  • Extras - Flowers by Bo Bunny, jewellery spacers, pearls

Friday, 25 September 2009


Charisma Cardz Challenge this week is "Getting Sporty" decided on quite a simple card for this, I've had this stamp for years and always love using it.
  • Stamp - Cricketing Ted by Funstamps
  • Colours - Copics
  • Paper - Magazine free paper
  • Extras - Nestibilities, ribbon

Wednesday, 23 September 2009

Just Magnolia Challenge

This weeks challenge over on Just Magnolia is a lovely sketch by Bev. I decided to make another Christmas card to add to my collection which is slowly but surely growing.
  • Stamp - Christmas Magnolia
  • Colours - Copics
  • Papers - Wassail by Basic Grey
  • Sentiment - Computer generated
  • Extras - Poinsettias by Prima, brad, ribbon and Stickles Stardust

Sunday, 20 September 2009

Birthday card for Zoe

My eldest granddaughter reached double figures this week, ten years old can hardly believe it. The card I made is an 8" x 8".
  • Stamp - Anya "Rain" from The Greeting Farm
  • Colours - Copics
  • Papers - Bo Bunny and Basic Grey
  • Tools - Leone Em Branch punch, Martha Stewart Lace Doily punch
  • Extras - Prima flowers, spacer, pearl, buttons, ribbon, butterfly charm, computer generated sentiment.

Saturday, 12 September 2009


Rainbow Lady's Challenge this week is Owls, I had to think about this as I don't have any Owl stamps and then I remembered I had a sheet of Meryle Hollands pyramage with owls on so made this card using this, the backing papers are Daisy Bucket and I added a ribbon and owl charm.

Wednesday, 2 September 2009

90th Birthday Card

I have made this card for a friend I used to work with many, many years ago she will be 90 years old next Tuesday. As it is a special birthday I have made a larger card than usual - 8" square.
  • Stamp - Penny Black
  • Colours - Copics
  • Papers - Bo Bunny, Papermania and Basic Grey
  • Punches - Martha Stewart Lace Doily and Leone Em branch
  • Sentiment - printed from computer
  • Extras - Prima flowers, roses from stash, ribbon, pearls, dragonfly charm, peel off numbers