Thursday, 30 August 2012

Little firefighter

My daughter asked me to make a card for her friends little boy who loves firemen so this is what I came up with hope he likes it.
The image is from Mo Manning coloured with promarkers I add some twine and card candy wanted to keep it very simple but I am please with it.

Have entered this card in the following challenges.
the crafty pad. Twine  Top 5 Winner
celebrate the occasion Child's birthday
inky impressions  Primary colours
my mums craftshop  All the three's
stempelsonne. Children

Golden wedding card

Had a lovely crafty day with friends yesterday making a couple of cards will get them on the blog over the next couple of days,this card is one I made at the weekend.


Gold & cream card
Flowers Wild orchid crafts
Cheery Lynns corner die
Cuttlebug embossing folder

Have pop this card in the following challenges.
rubys rainbow. Just words
perfect sentiments  Anything goes with a sentiment
stampin sisters in christ Punches dies shapes of any kind

Tuesday, 28 August 2012

Borders and Frames

Hope you all had a great bank holiday weekend I spent mine at my daughters house putting her kitchen in what fun (not),but it is now stating to like a house again hoping to have her moved in the next couple of months will miss her when she goes, but I will get a new craft room so not all bad.

Can I ask you to try my Docaft gallery link on my side bar only someone used it yesterday and it took them to there gallery not mine, but when I tried it the morning it took me to mine so not sure if it is working or not.

So on too, today's card Its my DT card for cutie pie challenge. The challenge this time is Borders and Frames.

Pink gem digi stamp
Papers new arrivals docrafts
card crafters companion
Gems Flower die Cheery Lynns

Have pop this card into the following challenges.

emerald faeries. Punchies & Dies
paper and such  Things with wings
kreativen stempelfreunde special shape cards
pink gem challenge Animals & Teddies
digi designs challenge. Wedding, Anniversary, Engagement.

Monday, 27 August 2012

Inspiration Monday

I did my first craft fair on Saturday, never seen so much rain they even called of the football at Sunderland just a few miles down the road,but we had a good day even if the weather did put a few people off coming out still made a bit of money to buy more craft goodies with. Have my fingers cross that the weather will be a bit better for the next month.
Today is Inspiration Monday over at
Why not pop over at see what we have been up to this week.

Bugaboo digi image Fab at 40
gems, glitter,& ribbon
red card from core'dinations.
Have entered this card in the following challenges.


Monday, 20 August 2012

One Martini, Two Martini !

Afternoon everyone hope you all had a great weekend and it not get to wet,after a very wet stat today the sun has come out and it is glorious.

Todays card is a DT card for Crafty Bloggers Network Pink & Black I have gone all out with the bling on this one hope you like it as it is not my usual style of card.

Don't for get we are having a DT call for 4 lovely ladies to join us.

Sassy Design Digi Stamp
Fancy Pants Pink Ribbon
Glossy Accents
Dovecraft Gems
Glitter, Feathers, Brad & Buckle.

Have enter the following challenges with this card.

kraftyhands. Bling it up
card makin mamas Try something new (Lots of bling)
stamping with dragon. Anything but square or rectangle
promarker challenge Shaped card

Friday, 17 August 2012

Baby Boy card

Hope its not to wet and windy wherever you are it's not very nice here today,so after a little housework I have managed to get in the craft room for a couple of hours this is what I came up with hope you like it.

I just love this stamp from Forever friends, I have stamped it with coco memento ink and coloured it with promarkers.the papers are from the same range as the stamp it called new arrival.

Have entered the following challenges with this card.

forever friends Something new
paper take weekly Spots and stripes

Thursday, 16 August 2012

Just married

This is my 2nd post today be busy making card for a craft fair next week hope it goes ok not done one before.

I have used a Wax fruit company digi stamp
coloured it with my promarkers and add some gloss accents on the windows and tail lights then mounted it on some pale blue card with a printed sentiment on.

sugar creek hollow Vintage travel
the paper shelter. Clean and simple
polka doodle. Celebration

Design Team Call @ Crafty Bloggers Network + Cute Mouse Card

We are having a DT shout out over at The Crafy Bloggers Network.
We are looking for 4 New lovely Ladies or Gents to join our Team 
You can be a card maker, scrapbooker, altered artist who would love to work with our friendly team.

You will be expected to meet post commitments,work with sponsors, leave comments on our Blog The Crafty Bloggers Network & Facebook Group.
If you think you'd like to become part of our team please create us one craft piece of your work and add it to the link at the Craft bloggers network it will be open until the end of August.
Good Luck.

Today's offering is a very cute mouse card, love this image from the Hot diggity range form docraft would love to be able to wear high heels I this but have very flat feet so can't get a way with them, never mind.

Have made this card up from bits and bobs laying around my not too tidy craft room.
Blue card is crafts companion, cherry cobbler and crumb cake card and ribbon are from stampin up image docraft hot diggity cd.

Challenge list for this card.

the paper players Ann's colour challenge
great impressions stamps. Anything with animals
just somelines Layer it up

Wednesday, 15 August 2012

Suzi with bunny

Hope you all add a lovely day yesterday after my weeding I sat in the garden and read my book I am sorry to say it is Fifty shades of grey. Well I don't want to be the only person in the world not to have read it do I.
Anyway to day offering is a birthday card using a wee digi stamp called Suzi with bunny.

Papers are from First edition boho chic
flower and lace border are made form marianne dies
The sketch for this card is from the Sweet shop challenge blog.
Have pop this card into the following challenges.

wags n whiskers  Birthday

Tuesday, 14 August 2012

Patriotic Bear

What a lovely day here in the North East of England been very good and went out on my bike this morning. Think I might get in the garden this afternoon for a spot of weeding.
Today's card is a very cute bear from Pink Gems Designs.

I have used the sketch form Pink Gem Challenge to make this card, the digi is call Patriotic teddy,the papers and sentiment are from the Portobello Road range by Docraft,add some gems and ribbon and made a small rosette.
Have entered this card in the following challenges.

pink gem challenge. Sketch
crafty cardmakers. Olympic spirit
craft your days away Olympic dreams
crafty calendar challenge  Teddy bear Parade! Optional -lots of layers

Monday, 13 August 2012

Mr & Mrs Chick

Quick post before of to bed for a early night,It's a Less is More card Challenge this week is one layer Feathers or Fur.I have gone with the feather with this very cute Mr & Mrs Chick from Stampendous sentiment is from woodwear, add a little colour with my promarkers.

Have entered this card in the following challenges

less is more. 1 Layer + Fur or Feather

Spots and Stripes

Its Monday Morning less than 24 hours after the Olympics has end and I am suffering  from withdraw symptoms What a Fab  16 days well done Team GB you made us all proud to be British.
Well on to today's card Sports & Stripes my DT card for The Cutie Pie Challenge blog.

Card is made from  a 6" round nestie backing paper are from a great set of first edition paper pack Love Letters Digi image if from Bugaboo i have coloured her with promarkers and add some glitter.ribbon is by fancy pants button from docrafts boffle range.

tha tcraft place Thing with wings
allsorts challenge. Going Around in Circles
ccee stampers create a shaped card
digi doodle shops best. Things with wings
in the pink challenge FIFTY SHADES OF............    PINK!!!! 

Sunday, 12 August 2012

Butterflies and Daisies

 Hope you are all having a great weekend this is a card I made at a friends house the other day.
Not sure what make the dies are but the paper and sentiment stamps are both stampin up.

Have but this card in the following challenges.

crafty mess challenge Words (no image)
kraftin kimmie stamps No people allowed
the poodles parlour Lets see those dies cuts
.crafty sentiments. Clean & Simple
love to create challenge Dies & Punchies
unstampabelles challenges  Paper flowers
sentimental sundays Clean Simple

Friday, 10 August 2012

Anyone for Golf

Why is it always so hard to find male stamps this is a great one from the wax fruit company.
Have coloured it in with promarks and add some gloss accents on the golf ball the trousers are decoupage with a pattern paper the sentiment stamp is from a Lucy Cromwell.

Have entered the following challenges with this card.

paper take weekly. Anything goes
craft a scene. Great outdoors
here come the boys Boys toys

Thursday, 9 August 2012

100 followers blog candy winner & Bug Boy

Morning all Firstly I would like to welcome my new and old follower's all 100 of you. My daughter but all your name is a hat for the 100 blog candy and the winner is.

xX Jules Craft Blog Xx
well done can you email me at

Today's card has a very cute digi stamp on it from bugaboo.
Have used a sketch from Each card a party,the paper is from dovecraft,buttons from docrafts.
Have entered this card in the following challenges.

crafts and me Use a digi stamp
fresh brewed  Birthday
stamp-n-doodle Button it

Wednesday, 8 August 2012

Less is more Birthday Car

Quick post today found this digi stamp on line from the wax fruit company and though it would be just right for the Less is More challenge.the brief this week is Blue and Green.

I have coloured the digi stamp with my promarks add little glossy accents on the window and mounted it on a very pale green card,the sentiment stamp is from a Lucy Cromwell.

Have entered this card in the following challenges.
less is more  Blue & Green
sassy cheryls All about boys
.come and get it  Adult card
Creative Belli  Vacation or Travel
crafty sentiments. Clean & simple

Monday, 6 August 2012

Crafty Blogger Network DT Card Ava

Morning all hope you had a great weekend can't believe how well Team GB have done at the games over the weekend well done  Team GB .Lets hope this week brings more glory to our athlete.

Its that time again to set a new challenge over at crafty blogger network it's
Pink & Black

We have two sponsors this month

The Supplies
Digi stamp Ava from Saturated Canary
Paper Love Letters First edition
Flowers and gems from Papermania.

Have entered this card in the following challenges.

paper take weekly. Anything goes
shopping our stash. Monochromatic
.craft your passion  Anything goes
lollipop crafts. Monochromatic
whoopsi daisy  Dies & punches

Sunday, 5 August 2012

Butterfly Birthday & Olympic Photos

What a weekend I have had I was making my card DT cutie pie challenge on Friday evening when my other half  came up and ask if I would like to go the Olympic stadium on Saturday morning to see the athletics Well what do you think I said Yes Yes I was on the train at 5.40 yesterday morning My friend and I had a wonderful day the atmosphere in the stadium and around London was just amazing.Have add a couple of pic at the end of this post.
So on today's card.

I made this card at a friends house last week 
The card is from stampin up the butterfly die is from Tim Holts which I them embossed and add some jems.
the message and border are both from stampin up.

Have entered this card in the following challenges.
catch the bug  Anything goes
marks finest papers. Get back to nature
atcs with attitude. Anything goes
.cas-ual fridays. Thing you see in the sky
.clearlyi stamp. Think with wings
the poodles parlour. Anything goes

Lyn & me

Jessica Ennis

Usain Bolt

3000m steeplechase heats

Usain Bolt 100m heat

Holly Bleasdale

Wednesday, 1 August 2012

I would like to  say thanks for your kind coments you have left on my cards.
 As away of saying thank  you I would like to run a blog candy.

I will draw the name of the winner when I amass 100 followers!
So to be in with a chance of winning this candy you must:

1. Become a follower

2. Backlink to my site and advertise my candy on your sidebar.

3. Leave a comment on this post so that I know you're interested in winning the candy.
Good luck.
Kaz .XxX