Wednesday, 26 September 2012

F for Friends

Good Morning and welcome to the new challenge at Fab'n'Funky.
This week our challenge is brought to us by our lovely teamie Emma and this week she has chosen the theme of: 

Starts with F
so please include something on your card beginning with F - Flowers, fabric, felt, etc

Our Sponsors this week is:


For my starts with F I have chosen FRIENDS

Card Recipe:

Image  :  Tiddlyinks
Colouring Medium  :  Promarkers
Papers  :  Free with a magazine
Die  :  Memory Box
Flowers  :  Wild Orchid
Heart Charm  :  My daughters website "All About Beads"
Sentiment  :  Computer generated
Extras  :  Lace, Liquid Pearls

Challenges Entered:

Tuesday, 25 September 2012

Up, Up and Away

Good Morning to you all, and I do hope it's a good morning with no rain, it was so wet here yesterday it just never stopped raining, we got soaked going to and from school, it didn't seem to get light neither, we had to have the lamps on all day, fingers crossed it's better today.

Well that's enough of the moaning, it's time to tell you about our new challenge starting today on My Time to Craft and this week the theme is:

now that's a nice easy one for you.... trains, planes, automobiles.....

Card Recipe:

Image :  Wee Stamps Digi
Papers  :  Free in Making Cards Magazine
Flourish Die  :  Memory Box
Sentiment  :  Paper Cupcakes
Extras  :  Jewellery Spacer, Pearl brad, ribbon

Challenges entered:

Love to Create : Anything Goes

Friday, 21 September 2012

Q for Queen

Good Morning to you all,

We have a new challenge today on the Alphabet Challenge blog:

Q for Queen
Fit for a queen we would like to see jewels and bling

Card Recipe:

Digi Image : Saturated Canary
Colouring Medium : Copics and Promarkers
Papers : My Mind's Eye
Flowers : Wild Orchid
Metal Corner : The Hobby House
Leaves : Cheery Lynn Die
Sentiment : Computer generated
Extras : Lace, Adhesive Stones

Challenges Entered:

Southern Girls : Bling
Creative Craft Challenges : Anything Goes
LEJ Designs : Sparkle and Shine

Wednesday, 19 September 2012

Have a Hoot of a Birthday

Good Morning,

It's time for a new challenge at Fab'n'Funky and this week our challenge is brought to you by our lovely teamie Wendy and she has chosen the theme of:

Things With Wings

Our fabulous sponsor this week is....

The DT were lucky enough to  have images from our sponsor to play with.  If you have time why not pop over to the challenge blog and check out all the lovely projects by the Design Team.

Recipe for my card:

Image and sentiment : Doodle Pantry
Colouring Medium : Copics
Papers : First Edition Sweet Owl
Dies : Flowers - Memory Box, Leaves - Cheery Lynn
Extras : Ribbon, Pearls

Challenges entered:

Creative Craft Challenges2 : Anything Goes
Digital Tuesday Challenges : Things with Wings
Love to Create : Things with Wings
Raise the Bar : Anything with Wings

Tuesday, 18 September 2012

All White

Good Morning,

Time for a new challenge at My Time to Craft and this week our challenge is:

ALL WHITE except the image

For my card I used:

Image : Saturated Canary
Colouring Medium : Copics
Embossing Folders : Cuttlebug
Dies : Memory Box, Cheery Lynn, Nesties
Sentiment : Computer generated
Extras: Ribbon, Pearls

Challenges entered:

No Matter Which Challenge - Die Cuts/Punches
Squiggle Stamps - Punches/Dies
Disdigigdesigns - Use more than one die cut/punch
Simply Create Too - Anything Goes
DigiDoodleShop - Anything Goes
PaperCrafting Journey - Use a Sentiment

Wednesday, 12 September 2012

Harvest Festival

Good Morning,

It's Wednesday and time for another challenge at Fab'n'Funky where this week our hostess is the lovely Vicky and she has chosen the theme of:


Our sponsor this week is:

who are offering a prize of $10.00 to spend in their Shop!!

and the team were lucky enough to have sponsor images to use on their creations:

Card Recipe:

Image : Wheat and Willow by Digi Doodles
Colouring Medium : Copics
Papers : My Mind's Eye, Papermania
Flowers : Wild Orchid
Dies: Marianne, Cheery Lynn
Sentiment : Computer generated
Extras : Lace, gems

Tuesday, 11 September 2012

Hello Friend

Good Morning,
Hope you are all well and had a good weekend in the beautiful sunshine though I think we are going to pay for it this week with some much colder weather!!!!

We have a great new challenge for you over on the My Time to Craft Blog and this week the challenge is:

(but please no easel cards)

Please take a look at our great blog and see the beautiful projects made by our Design Team to hopefully inspire you.

Card Recipe:

Centre stepper card
Image : Di's Digis
Colouring Medium : Copics
Papers : Free in Magazine
Dies : Nesties, Marianne
Extras : Stars, gems, ribbon, sentiment

Challenges entered:

Bearly Mine Challenges - Anything Goes
LEJ Designs - Winter Wishes
House of Gilli - More than One Fold
The Cutie Pie Challenge - No Flowers

Friday, 7 September 2012

P for Pocket

Good Morning to you all,
It's Friday and time for a new challenge at Alphabet Challenge and this week we would like to see A Pocket somewhere on your project.

Card Recipe:

Tag : Made using a Crafty Individuals tag
Papers : Bo Bunny
Flowers : Wild Orchid
Dies : Cheery Lynn
Ticket : Tim Holtz
Extras : Pearls, ribbon, Martha Stewart edge punch

Challenges entered:

Deep Ocean Challenge - Things with Wings
Crafty Cardmakers - Winged Things
Paper Cupcakes - Things with Wings

Wednesday, 5 September 2012

Colours of Autumn

Good Morning,
It's challenge time at Fab'n'Funky and this week I am pleased to be your host and my theme for this weeks challenge is:

The Colours of Autumn
so out with your rusty reds, browns, oranges etc.

Our Sponsor this week is:

Colour Me Creative Classroom

Who are offering a fabulous prize of an
"All about Hair"
online colouring class

Card Recipe:

Image - 'Chic' by Penny Johnson
Colouring Medium - Copics and Promarkers
Papers - Bo Bunny, Papermania
Flowers - Wild Orchid
Leaves & Pearls - Stash
Ticket - Tim Holtz

Challenges entered:

Little Claire - Best Friends
Challenges 4 Everybody - Anything Goes
Polka Doodles - Flowers
LEJ Designs - Autumnal
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Lexi's Creations - Autumn Colours
Stamp & Create - Anything Goes

Tuesday, 4 September 2012


Good Morning, 
Over on the My Time to Craft Challenge Blog we have a new Challenge for you and don't forget that we have now returned to being a weekly challenge blog, so hope to see you each week.

Our Challenge theme this week is:


for my other colour I chose to use red

Card Recipe:

Image - Kanban 
Card and Papers - Kanban
Flowers - Wild Orchid
Extras - Ribbon, Corner punch, Distress Ink Barn Door

Challenges entered:

Dilly Beans - Black, White + 1 other colour
Simply Create Too - So old/Vintage
Digi Doodle - Vintage

Monday, 3 September 2012

To Someone Special

Good Morning, the sun is shining and it's a nice warm day here.  We went away for a few days last week to North Wales and had some really nice weather, we took Lorna, Abbie and Emma and everyone really enjoyed the break before Abbie and Emma go back to school this week.

Sunshine or not I have decided it's time to get on with some Christmas cards and I have one to share with you today.

Card Recipe:

Image - Christmas Star by Lili of the Valley
Colouring Medium - Copics and Promarkers
Papers - Classic Christmas pad by Lili of the Valley
Sentiment - Lili of the Valley
Extras - Ribbon, Charm and Glamour Dust

Challenges Entered:

Christmas Card Challenges - 3 of something (papers)
Catch the Bug - Anything Goes
Fairytale Challenge Blog - Anything Metal
Aud Sentiments - Christmas Sentiment
Paper Crafting Journey - Anything Goes
Sassy Studio Designs - Christmas Carol (O Christmas Tree)
Stamp n Doodle - A Touch of Sparkle
Bearly Mine Challenge - Anything that Glitters
Crafty Sentiments - Let's Sparkle
Creative Card Crew - Christmas