Wednesday, 31 December 2008

Tuesday, 30 December 2008

Mojo Monday #67...

This is my card for this weeks Mojo Monday sketch & how cutesy is she?!!!!
Image is Magnolia & I have a lil boy to colour yet!!!!
I coloured with Distress Inks,paper is K&Co "DOLLHOUSE",so is the copper sentiment plaque,ribbon & brads from stash.The lil piece of cream Bazzill was run through a CB embossing folder & then chalked over.
Hope you like & thanx for looking :o)xxx

Magnolia v Stampavie #7~Goodbye 2008 Sketch...

This card is for the Magnolia VS Stampavie challenge.
The heart stamp is Magnolia,coloured with Distress Inks,paper is PM "Love"pad,stamp is docrafts,rest from stash.
I can feel loads of Valentine makes coming on,lol!!!
Thanx for looking :o)xxx

Monday, 29 December 2008

One Stop Craft Challenge #9 ~ 3 Is The Magic Number...

This weeks OSCC challenge wants you to use 3 of something on your card,so I chose 3 buttons.
Image is "Sweet & Sassy" from Funky Kits,coloured with Distress Inks,paper is Laura Ashley "Connemara",you can't see, but this paper is flocked,they are fabulous,gonna go buy both 12x12 sets now,as the 6x6's aren't going to last me long at this rate!!! Rest from stash.

House Mouse & Friends #19~Embossing...

Thisis my card for the HM&F challenge,inc the required embossing.
I used "Giddy Up" image & coloured with Distress Inks.Paper is Laura Ashley Love Song,embossing is done with CB folder & inked over.Sentiment is HM & rest is from my stash.
Thanx for looking :o)xxx

Saturday, 27 December 2008

Forever Friends~New Beginnings...

This card is for the Forever Friends challenge,New Beginnings.
I thought I would make a baby card,as my daughter's friend is due to have a baby boy in a few weeks.
Image is coloured with SU ink & Distress Inks.Paper is PM Sweet Nothings,circles cut with Nesties,ribbon is SU,sentiment is CWC,nappy pin is from Matalan party shop!!!(I find stuff wherever I go,lol!!!)
Thanx for looking :o)xxx

Cupcake Challenge #19 ~Printable...

I have made this card for the Cupcake challenge,using my new goodies I got for Christmas!!!
The theme is Printable,so I used a download from Pollycraft "Wilbur- Woof For Birthdays "
I coloured him with Promarkers & used my new papers by Laura Ashley (Love Song)( I got the Connemara set too!!!) & used my new PINK Cropodile to set the eyelets.Ribbon is SU,sentiment is CWC.

Friday, 26 December 2008

Sketch Saturday #30...

This card is for Sketch Saturday chalenge.
I used my new stamp "Blossom" from Funky Kits by Leanne Ellis,coloured with watercolour pencils & stickles added.Paper is this months kit from Sarah's Cards (3 Bugs in a Rug~Rhapsody),so is the crocheted flower.Rest is from stash.
Thanx for looking :o)xxx

PTW~Dawny's Sketch #5...

This card is for the PTW challenge.
I used a download from Pollycraft,Albert -For The Boys.
I coloured him with Promarkers & added stickles to the grass.Paper is BG Archaic,sentiment was in my PIF from Kim (Thanx x),Congratulations to Kim too,she has won Papercraft Essentials magazine,Papercrafter of The Year 2008!!!!!!!!!!!!! WOW!!!! So very well deserved :o)x
Hope you all had a luvly Xmas day,we did,it was just nice to sit down as a family,all 4 of us & eat a meal together,lol!!!!
I got some craft goodies,a new bag,vouchers for River Island,a leopard print jacket!!!,a PINK Ipod Nano,silver bangle,chocs,smellies & some dosh,lol!!!!
Enjoy the rest of your Xmas,TFL :o)xxx

Sunday, 21 December 2008

Stamp Something~DRS Sketch Something...

This card was made following the sketch on Stamp Something challenge.
I coloured the Penny Black image with Promarkers,paper is BG Offbeat,sentiment is CWC,gems from stash.
I'm not going to have any challenges left to do at this rate!!!
I might go insane without challenges,lol!!! TFL :o)xxx

Friday Sketchers #33...

This is my card for Friday Sketchers.
I used my new stamp from Pollycraft (Feathers),painted with Distress Ink (Faded Jeans),then added some stickles.Paper is BG Offbeat,rest from stash.
I hope everyone is ok & not too busy/stressed!!!
Both Pauls have finished work for a few weeks now,but poor Holly has to work, as she works in a shop & is not impressed cos she has to work xmas eve & Boxing day!!!
Thanx for looking :o)xxx

Friday, 19 December 2008

Tag you're It! #38~Secret Santa!!!...

Stop it now! No more xmas challenges!!!!!
Hopefully this is the last of em!!!
I made this tag for this weeks TYI challenge.
I had been thinking it was a shame to put away my new Kerry Jo stamps,so got 1 more chance to play,yey!!!!
Image coloured with Promarkers & lots of stickles added to trims.Swirl background stamp is Magnolia,rest from stash.TFL :o)xxx

Ismaki #44 & Forever Friends~A Christmas Carol....

I know,another xmas card,what can you do when there are still xmas themed challenges?!
I have combined 2 to make it easier!!!
The sketch is Ismaki & the theme is FF.
Paper is Doodlebug,image colored with Promarkers,swirl is Sissix die cut,sentiment is CWC,rest from stash.TFL :o)xxx

Mojo Monday#65...

I have gone all bright for this weeks Mojo Monday challenge!!!
I'm sooooo fed up of making xmas cards now,I will happily make anything but,lol!!!
The paper is an old freebie from a magazine (prob about 100 yrs ago,haha!!!).
The image is SU (Crazy For Cupcakes),coloured with Promarkers & some stickles added.Ribbon is SU (Pumpkin Pie),pink staple is MM,sentiment is CWC,rest from stash.
Hope you like my zingy card!!! TFL :O)XXX

Thursday, 18 December 2008

Cute Card Thursday #41~Open Theme...

This week on CCT it is an open theme,so I used another House Mouse image,YEY!!!!
Image is Contented Mudpie bless him,he's my fave mouse!!! I coloured him with Promarkers,cut him out with my oval Nesties.Paper is BG Granola,sentiment is SU (Best Yet),cut on Nesties,ribbon is SU (Night Of Navy),hardware is also SU (Hodge Podge).Navy pearls are from Stamping Bella.
Still full of cold but ploddin on,lol!!!
Thanx for dropping by :o)xxx

Friday Sketchers #32...

This card is for Friday Sketchers challenge.
Image is Alota Sweet Little Donkeys set,coloured with Promarkers,papers are BG Granola.
Sentiment is SU (Best Yet),rest from stash.TFL :o)xxx

Wednesday, 17 December 2008

House Mouse & Friends #18~A Sketch

This card was made following the sketch over on HM&F.
Image coloured with Promarkers & stickles added.Paper is GCD Carnival Ride (out of my Sarah's cards monthly kit),rub ons are from kit too.Rest from stash.TFL :O)XXX

A Fabulous Award!!!...

Bev has given me this award!!! Thankyou sooo much Bev,you are very kind,thinking of lil ol snotty me,lol!!! I'm still full of flu/cold,yuk!!! This has really cheered me up :o)xxx

The rules are to give it to five others, who shall give it to five others.. You shall link the one you got it from, and also the ones you give it to & let them know.
You also have to write down five things you are addicted to.


The 5 things I'm addicted to are :-

1)my family
2)my dogs
4)the colour PINK
5)the "Twilight" series of books,WOW!!!! (on 2nd book & got the others waiting!!!)

Will be back later with a card,TFL :o)xxx

Tuesday, 16 December 2008

Happy Birthday Paul (Jr)!!!!!.....

Today is my "lil boy's" 19th Birthday,"HAPPY BIRTHDAY PAUL!!!"
I made him this card as he drives a blue car!!!! He is car mad & into Body Building,but couldn't find anything relating to that in my stash,lol!!!!
Card & paper are SU,image coloured with Promarkers.
Wording & numbers cut on my Big Shot with CB Hippie Chick alphabet set,using holographic silver card.TFL :o)xxx

Monday, 15 December 2008

Penny Black Saturday Challenge#27~Recipe...3...2...1...

I followed the recipe of 3 flowers,2 papers & 1 ribbon,over on PBSC.
Paper,card & ribbon are all SU,flowers from stash,image coloured with Distress Inks.Corners are a Quickutz die.
I have started with the horrible Flu that everyone in our house has had/has,EUGH!!!
I feel rubbish,just had my Max Strength Lemsip :o(
What a time to get it,I need to be busy!!! Got to tidy whole house,as got a vwng at 6.45pm & got to go to town.Does anyone fancy doing it all for me,lol?!!! Nah! thought not!!!!
I hope you all have a luvly day & thanx for stopping by & all your kind comments you leave me,you never fail to make me smile!!! :o)xxx

Friday, 12 December 2008


I got my new Pollycraft "Woodland Twirls" stamps today,I was so excited!!!
I have been busy,but had to stop & make something with them,so here is a card & candle set.
The stamps used are "Feathers" from the new collection & "Flourish ~Round" from the Winter Elves collection.
The paper is BG Figgy Pudding (it hurts your eyes,lol!!!),ribbon is SU,sentiment is CWC.Images are coloured with SU ink pad & Watercolor Wonder Crayons.TFL :o)xxx

Thursday, 11 December 2008


Look at these 2 lil lovebirds!!!!
I cut the Flourish Heart out on the front with my craft knife,had to place the card on top of my lightbox to see where to stamp the heart,to get the faces in line.
Images are stamps by Pollycraft (Devotion,Flourish Heart & Flourish Corner)coloured with SU inks (Chocolate Chip & Close To Cocoa),ribbon is SU(Chocolate Chip),paper is SU (Tea & Crumpets),sentiment stamp is SU (Best Yet),can you tell my friend is a SU Demonstrator,Thanx Julie,lol!!!! Pearls(Chocolate) are Kaiser.
I was hoping to use this card on the Pollycraft blog,for the Male Birthday card challenge,is it masculine enough?!,hmmm....what u think?!
Thanx for looking :o)xxx

Wednesday, 10 December 2008

New Email Address....

Hello Everyone!!!

Not got anything to show you at the mo (shock,horror!!!),been over to Julies to help her with her SU parcels,her kitchen looked like a Royal Mail Depot!!!We soon sorted it & took them to the post office :o)

Okay! Just to let you know,I have changed svc providers for my internet (you have prob read older posts about the probs in doing so!!!),today my old Tesco account has stopped,so if you have emailed me today,I'm really sorry,but I won't get it.I have changed my email address on my side bar,but if you want me in future,please use
What a carry on,it has halved my phone/internet bill,but we have all said "It wasn't worth it!",so much to do to get it all up & running.
Thanx :o)xxx

Tuesday, 9 December 2008


I was a bit thrown when I saw this weeks Ismaki challenge,with all the squares,but then I saw how luvly Marlene made hers & had a go.
Image is Magnolia coloured with Promarkers,Stickles on wings,paper is Daisy D's,card is SU (Real Red),flowers are Poppicrafts,sentiment is CWC,rest from stash.
There is the option of using glitter,so this should count with her sparkly wings.
I'm in a crafting mood,can you tell,lol?!!! TFL :O)XXX

House Mouse & Friends #17~Let It Snow...

This is my card for this weeks HM&F challenge.
Image coloured with Distress Inks with lots of Stickles added for snow.
Papers are Daisy D's,brads are BG,sentiment is WOJ stamp,ribbon from stash.
Thanx for looking,have a great evening :o)xxx

A Spoonful of Sugar#29~Happy New Year!

Look at snazzy Edwin,lol!!! He looks like Edwin Bond!!!!
This card is for this weeks ASFOS challenge.
Image coloured mainly with Distress Inks with a bit of Sakura glaze pen & Stickles.
Paper is Anita's Christmas Black Papers,sentiment is a peel-off,rest from stash.TFL :o)xxx