30/04/2011

PBSC - Milestones!

Good Morning!

I hope you all enjoyed watching the Royal Wedding yesterday, I have to say I loved the dress Kate was wearing and if you were one of those who watched it all day on ITV1 did you see the video clip of one of the ministers in the Abbey doing cartwheels down the isle after the guests have gone? that definately made me laugh!

This week at PBSC our Challenge is Milestones! So we want to see you create something celebrating a big Birthday, Passing a Driving Test etc ...
I have decided to go for celebrating a Big Birthday!

This card fits the Challenges at:

SIMON SAYS STAMP - ANYTHING GOES
(Use an old Sketch or Create your own ... I have created my own)

If anyone would like to use my Sketch please feel free.


I have added Stickles to the Icing on the Cupcake to add some extra sparkle and the Chipboard Letters have been covered in Gesso then painted with Acrylic Metallic Paint.





RECIPE:
PB Stamp
Magnolia Paper
Cuttlebug 'Snow' Embossing Folder
Chipboard Letters
Paper Doily
Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts
Shimmer Spray, Twinklets, Ribbon & Dew Drops from Stash

Have A Good Weekend and don't forget to pop by tomorrow when I will be celebrating my 3rd Blogversary with some yummy candy!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

28/04/2011

Lucky Me!

Good Evening!
I just wanted to pop by and say a big thank you to those of you that took time out to e-mail me letting me know I had won this gorgeous candy off Bev!
I can't wait to receive it and have a good play ...


Also I hope you can pop by this weekend as not only is there the new Challenge at PBSC on saturday ... here is a little sneak peek of what I have made for it ...


But on the Sunday I shall be celebrating my 3rd Blogversary with a little Candy for all you lovely followers !!!

Speak to you soon and to those of you watching the Royal Wedding tomorrow I hope you enjoy it, I'm rather looking forward to it!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

27/04/2011

Creative Inspirations - Pink, Yellow & Green!

Good Morning!
This week at CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS we want to see you use the following colours ONLY.


They do not have to be the same shades as in this tab and you may also use Skin & Hair Tones.
I have used another of my old Sugar Nellie stamps, think this is now going to turn into a habit :)

This card fits the Challenges at:
SUGAR BOWL - SKETCH
SIMON SAYS STAMP - ANYTHING GOES




RECIPE:
Sugar Nellie Stamp
Magnolia Papers
Paper Mania Embossing Folder
Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts
Paper Doily, Shimmer Spray, Twinklets, Ribbons & Dew Drops from Stash

Thanks for Popping By!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

26/04/2011

ASFOS & Everybody Art!

Good Morning!
I hope you have al enjoyed your Easter Weekend!

I'm back today with 2 new cards but before I get onto them Id just like to apologise for the photo quality of them ... my mobile which I normally use to photograph my cards wouldn't connect to my laptop yesterday so I had to use an old camera of ours instead.

This week's Challenge over at A SPOON FULL OF SUGAR is A RIGHT ROYAL KNEES UP seeing it is the Royal Wedding this week, we want to see anything royal related on your work. e.g. Castles, Princess / Prince, A Crown / Tiara, Post Gown etc ...

This card fits the Challenges at:
SIMON SAYS STAMP - EMBOSS IT
(I always emboss my images with 3D Gloss)
CUTE CARD THURSDAY - NO TEXT
SKETCH & STASH - FREE CHOICE SKETCH
(I chose no.27)




RECIPE:
Magnolia Stamp & Papers
Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts
Shimmer Spray, Twinklets, Ribbons & Dew Drops from Stash

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Over at EVERYBODY ART the Challenge is Fairies!

This card fits the Challenges at:
WILD ORCHID CRAFTS - WHITE + 2 COLOURS WITH A TWIST
(Teal, Pink & White)




RECIPE:
Magnolia Stamp & Papers
MS Doily Edge Punch
Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts
Shimmer Spray, Twinklets, Ribbons & Dew Drops from Stash

Thanks for Popping By!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

23/04/2011

PBSC - Happily Every After!

Good Morning!
It's the weekend already so it's time for another Challenge over at PBSC! This week we have the theme of Happily Ever After seeing it is the Royal Wedding next week.
The gorgeous Image I have used was given to me by my fellow teamie Domi, I love it :)

This card fits into the Challenges at:

CUPCAKE CRAFT - LOTS OF LAYERS
SIMON SAYS STAMP - EMBOSS IT
(I always emboss my Images with 3D Gloss)
CRAFTY CARDMAKERS - A ROYAL WEDDING




RECIPE:
PB Stamp
WOJ Sentiment
Magnolia Papers
Cuttlebug 'Snow' Embossing Folder
Flowers from Joanna Sheen & Wild Orchid Crafts
Shimmer Spray, Twinklets, Ribbons & Dew Drops from Stash

Have A Lovely Weekend!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

22/04/2011

Tilda with Butterfly!

Good Evening!
I hope you have all enjoyed today! I haven't really done too much except for make this card and take our Puppy Hollie for a walk in the countryside this afternoon ... Im not too much of a fan of the hot weather as the heat gives me a headache ... unless Im in a pub garden of course :P

If you remember last weekend I showed you a piccie of 2 Ducks sunbathing on our front garden ... well this week they brought a friend along with them! lol


I have made this Tilda card for fun and I do hope you aren't sick of this colour scheme ... I did warn you u'd be seeing a lot of it in the future though! lol

This card fits the Challenges at:
STAMPTACULAR SUNDAY - FAVOURITE MAGNOLIA STAMP(S)
CUPCAKE CRAFT - LOTS OF LAYERS
SIMON SAYS TAMP - EMBOSS IT
(I always emboss my Images with 3D Gloss)





RECIPE:
Magnolia Stamps & Papers
Cuttlebug 'Snow' Embossing Folder
Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts
Shimemr Spray, Twinklets, Dew Drops & Ribbons from Stash

Thanks for Popping By!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

20/04/2011

Creative Inspirations - Pets / Animals!

Good Morning!
This weeks Challenge at CREATIVE INSPIRATIONS we want to see some Pets / Animals on your creations! For my card I decided to mask one of my new Tilda's with a Magnolia Dog I have had for a while.

This card fits the Challenges at:
STAMPTACULAR SUNDAY - FAVOURITE MAGNOLIA STAMP(S)
SIMON SAYS STAMP - EMBOSS IT!
(I always emboss my Images with 3D Clear Gloss)




RECIPE:
Magnolia Stamps & Papers
Paper Doily
Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts
Shimemr Spray, Twinklets, Dew Drops & Ribbons from Stash

Thanks for Popping By!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

19/04/2011

ASFOS & Everybody Art!

Good Morning!
Thank you for all the lovely comments I have received lately, I do enjoy reading each and every one of them :)

This week's Challenge at A SPOON FULL OF SUGAR is Celebrations! This includes Weddings, Birthdays, New Job / Home etc ... I have made another Birthday card.

This card fits into Challenges at:
STAMPTACULAR SUNDAY - FAVOURITE MAGNOLIA STAMP(S)


RECIPE:
Magnolia Tilda Stamp & Papers
Sentiment from Happy Daze
Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts
Shimmer Spray, Twinklets, Ribbon & Dew Drops from Stash

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Overt at EVERYBODY ART the theme is Pearls / Beads. I use Dew Drops on my work which I say fit under these. After using a Sugar Nellie Stamp on one of my cards last week I had to dig out another one of faves and use it on this card.

This card fits the Challenges at:
SUGAR BOWL - SKETCH


RECIPE:
Sugar Nellie Stamp
Magnolia Paper
Paper Doily
Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts
Shimmer Spray, Twinklets & Dew Drops from Stash

Thanks for Popping By!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

17/04/2011

It's Raining Love & Birthday Wishes!

Good Evening!
Your probably rather shocked to see a post from me on a Sunday Evening as it has been rather a while since I have posted at this time lol I hope you have all enjoyed your weekend ... even the ducks from our village pond decided to do a spot of sunbathing outside our house ...


This card fits the Challenges at:
STAMP SOMETHING - APRIL SHOWER SOMETHINGS
CUTE CARD THURSDAY - WEATHER INSPIRED
TOP TIP TUESDAY - SPRING HAS SPRUNG
PAPERTAKE WEEKLY - TRULY DIMENSIONAL
(I always raise my Images on 3D Squares)
SHABBY TEA ROOM - DOILIES AND/OR LACE
(Doily Lace Edge Punch used)
STAMPTACULAR SUNDAY - FAVOURITE MAGNOLIA STAMP(S)


RECIPE:
Magnolia Stamp & Papers
WOJ Sentiment
MS Doily Punch
Flowers by Wild Orchid Crafts
Shimmer Spray, Twinklets, Dew Drops & Ribbon from Stash

Thanks for Popping By!
Happy Crafting!
xxx

16/04/2011

PBSC - Easter Extravaganza!

Good Morning!
This week at PBSC our theme is Easter Exravaganza! I have to admit I was all 'Eastered' out when it came to making this card and wasn't particularly looking forward to it but when I did I rather enjoyed it :)

This card fits the Challenges at:
PAPERTAKE WEEKLY - TRULY DIMENSIONAL
(I always raise my Images on 3D Squares)
SIMON SAYS STAMP - FOR A CHILD
ABC DT CHALLENGE - EASTER CARD


RECIPE:
PB Image
Magnolia Sentiment & Papers
Flowers by Wild Orchid Crafts
Shimmer Spray, Twinklets, Dew Drops & Ribbon from Stash

Have A Lovely Weekend!
Happy Crafting!
xxx