Friday, 26 April 2013

F for Fantasy

Good Morning All,

Hope Mr Blogger behaves himself as I have scheduled this post as I will be away today and it is my turn to pick the challenge theme for Alphabet Challenge and I have chosen:

F for Fantasy

Do take a look at the challenge blog to see all the other projects on this theme by the Design Team.

Card Recipe:

Image - Lavinia Stamp
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - Prima
Flowers - Wild Orchid
Charm, ribbon, beads

Enjoy your day!

Saturday, 20 April 2013

All Stitched Up

Good Morning,

Saturday is new challenge day at My Time to Craft and this week we have a super challenge for you:

(real or faux)

There are some great samples on the blog for your inspiration created by the Design Team so why not pop over and take a look.

Card Recipe:

Digi Image : Saturated Canary
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - Kaisercraft, MME
Sentiment - Cuddly Buddly
Flowers - Wild Orchid
Corner Die - Joy
Ribbon, Pearls, Butterfly Charm

Challenges Entered:

Dilly Beans - Flowers
Copic Marker Europe - Girls Aloud
Paper Shelter - Make it Bloom (At least 2 flowers)
Digi Galore - One for the Girls
Sandy's Crafty Creations  - Anything Goes with Stitching
Sparkles Monthly Challenge - Hearts

Wednesday, 17 April 2013

Recipe Time

Good Morning,

We have a new challenge starting over on the Fab'n'Funky Challenge Blog today which is brought to us by the lovely Shirley and she has chosen a recipe for us:

1 image
2 patterned papers
3 embellishments

We also have a wonderful new Sponsor today:

 Inky Impressions
and our regular first prize sponsor Stampart design by Kathryne

Do hop over to the challenge blog and see the wonderful creations by the Design Team who were lucky enough to have images from both sponsors to play with.

Card Recipe:

Image - Angelica Crafting by Inky Impressions
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - First Edition Spring Drop
 Sentiment - See 'D' Docrafts
Ticket die - Memory Bos
Doily & Circle dies - Nesties
Flowers, Lace, Pearls

Challenges Entered:

House of Gilli - Lace and Pearls
Lexi's Creations - Lace and/or ribbon
ABC Challenges - 1,2,3, of something
Crafty Sentiments - Lace and Pearls
Sweet Stamps - A rainbow of colours

Saturday, 13 April 2013

In the Sky

Hello to you all this Saturday morning,

What a another beautiful day it is, we seem to have had sunshine for about two weeks now and at last it is getting warmer, lovely.

We have a new challenge starting over on My Time to Craft and this week our theme is:

In the Sky

I thought I could use this lovely Christmas stamp by Lili of the Valley and make yet another Christmas card, two in two days can't be bad.

Card Recipe:

Image and Sentiment - LOTV
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - My Mind's Eye
Moon & Star Charm, Ric Rac, Pears, Poinsettia, Glamour Dust

Challenges Entered:

Papercraft Star - Use a Stamp
Victorine Originals - Stripes and Dots

Friday, 12 April 2013

E for Emerald

Good Morning,

Friday and time for our new challenge at Alphabet Challenge and this week that is:

E for Emerald
(Use green on your project)

The challenge this week has been chosen by team member Tammy and I again took the opportunity 
to make a Christmas card (another for the box), hope you can join us this week.

Card Recipe:

Image, Papers and Sentiment - Lili of the Valley
Colouring Medium - Copics
Ribbon, Tree charm, Card Candy, Glamour Dust

Challenges Entered:

Patties Creations - Make it Sparkle
C.R.A.F.T.  Challenge - Christmas
ABC Christmas Challenges -  Girl or Guy
Cards & More - Add some metal
The Crazy Challenge - Add a Charm

Wednesday, 10 April 2013

Spring Colours

Good Morning,

Our new challenge at Fab'n'Funky starts today and the theme has been chosen by our lovely teamie Jackie and her choice for this week is:


The Design Team were so lucky this week to have images from our sponsor to use and that sponsor is:

with a fabulous prize for the winner.

I must admit I have never used a Kenny K image before but really enjoyed colouring this one.

Digi Image - Troublemaker by Kenny K
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - First Edition, My Mind's Eye
Sentiment - StampArt by Kathryn
Die - Memory Box
Buttons, thread, ribbon

Challenges Entered:

Die Cuttin Divas - Pastels
LEJ Designs - Ribbon
Papertake Weekly - Bingo (Middle line across)
Dilly Beans - Spring
Allsorts Challenge - Spring has Sprung
Brown Sugar Challenge - Spring
The Pink Elephant Challenge - Use Spring Colours
Card Mania - Punches/Diecuts

Saturday, 6 April 2013

Clean and Simple

Good Morning,

Our new challenge starts over on My Time to Craft this morning and we have a super theme for you this week and that is:

Clean and Simple
(maximum of one layer and minimum embellishments, preferably none!)

Do pop over to the Challenge Blog and take a look at the super projects from the Design Team and you will get some great inspiration.

For my card I used a free stamp from a copy of Craft Stamper, coloured with Copics, I then doodled a square around it and added a rub on Happy Birthday.

Wednesday, 3 April 2013

April Showers

Good Morning,

I hope you have all had a lovely Easter, we had a nice time though I still have a really bad cough, but the cold has gone I just hope the cough doesn't linger too long.

Today we have a new challenge over at Fab'n'Funky brought to us by the lovely Anne-Marie and this week it is:

'April Showers'

We have two fabulous sponsors this week.....

Who are offering  a $20 voucher + free shipping


Who is offering a fabulous prize of 5 digis to the first prize winner 

Card Recipe:

Digi Image and Sentiment - Stampart by Kathryne
Colouring Medium - Copics
Papers - First Edition and Papermania
Flowers - Wild Orchid
Leaf Die - Cheery Lynn
Doily, Lace, Ribbon, Pearls, Umbrella button

Challenges Entered:

Celebrate the Occasion - April Showers (Umbrella required)
Sweet Stamps - Spring Pastels
Dream Valley Challenges - Pearls and Lace
Digi Haven - Spring
Jellypark Challenges - Pretty Pastels