Wednesday, 28 November 2012

Creative Moments 1st DT card

Morning all it's stop raining at last,hoe you are all drying out where ever you are.
Now on to some great new last week I got a email form Abbie at creative moments asking me if I would like to join there DT of course I said yes and here is my 1st DT card for them.This fortnight week are sponsored by  CDee Designs the theme is Buttons & Bows

Digi stamp fro CD designs
Papers Fancy Pants
Spellbinders dies
Cheery Lynn corner die
Britannica dies  Happy Birthday
Buttons Fancy Pants

Have entered this card in the following challenges.

mim challege blog. buttons & bows

Monday, 26 November 2012

Berry Christmas!

Will it ever stop raining I am so glad I live on high ground,I live about half a mile from the river wear at Cheater-Le-Street which looks like it will burst its banks again, Chester-le-Street has flooded 3 times so far this year.
On a lighter note I just love this Digi Stamp from Wee Designs it's called Berry she is just so sweet,have made this for crafty bloggers network Inspiration Monday our challenge is month is anything Christmas.

Digi Stamp Berry
Micro Beads
Cuttlebug snowflake die
Snowflake punch
Paper's form a craft fair
Glossy accents

I have entered the following challenges with this card.

crafty hazelnuts christmas For someone special 
paper creators crafts. All about christmas
send a smile 4 kids anything goes for kids

Friday, 23 November 2012

Pink Christmas

Hi everyone one there in blogland just a quick post from me today trying to a few last minute card made for the craft fair on Saturday,think I might need my thermal kickers no for this one.
Today card is a non traditional Christmas card,I have used a old  but still love lotv stamp.  

LOTV stamp
Spellbinders die
Snowflake punch
Cheery Lynn flower die
Left over card stock.

Have entered this card in the following challenges.
deep ocean Pastel colours
high hopes stamps Non traditional christmas colours 

Wednesday, 21 November 2012

Wishing you the joys of Christmas

Morning all from a very dark and wet Durham,I spent yesterday in my craft room nursing a cold I now have the cough to go with it hope I can shake it of by the weekend as I have a craft fair which is under cover but still outdoor,hope the weather brightens  up to don't want to much do I.
Today's card is a nice simple layout have just used to colours Cream and Gold and a very old cuttlebug folder which has long been discontinued hope you like it.

Stamp is by Chocolate Baroque Stamps
Cuttlebug embossing folder
Cream & Gold card stock
Gold ink

Have entered this card in the following challenges.

Tuesday, 20 November 2012

Christmas gifts for my sister-in-law

Morning all hoe you are all fit and well out there in blogland,I have got the 1st winter cold hope it will be the only one,so I think I will take my box of tissue to my craft room and keep out of everyone way oh I forgot there is no one here today,never mind great excuse  .
Anyway here is today's project this is a small gift for my sister-in-law Svetlana she like candles so as a little extra gift I have got her a oil burner but did not no what to do with the wax cake,so I made a box to put them in and then decorated the match box to go with them.

Cream card stock
Sellbinders dies
Marianne dies
Memento ink olive green & rhubarb stalk
Liquid pearls

Have entered this project in the following challenges.
paper pretties blog.  Anything goes
tuesday alchemy. anything but a card
pin and tack anything goes

Monday, 19 November 2012

Cream & Brown Christmas

Morning all form a wet and windy north east, Had a lovely weekend with my parents don't get to see them that often as they live in Kent.Any way back to normal today with something a bit different the Challenge this fortnight over at cutie pie is Cream and Brown Christmas, the sponsor for this challenge is .floppy latte designs.

Floppy Latte digi image
Memento ink Desert sand
Liquid pearls Bisque
Glossy accents
Tim Holtz pine wheel die
Spellbinders die

Have enter this card in the following challenge.
the crafty pad. Christmas
paper creators crafts. Anything Christmas
die kreativen stempelfreunde favourite colours
hookedoncraftchallenges. no red or green christmas
totally stampalicious Non-traditional colours

Friday, 16 November 2012

Double pocket Christmas card for Kelly & Arya

I am sooo exited we have just book our flight to Hong Kong we are going for Kevin birthday the BIG 50 and Arya's not so big 29th Birthdays in early January, can't wait to see them i know we see them every day on skpe it's not quite the same.
Anyway this is the Christmas card I have made them its a double pocket card in side I have put  3 family recipe my grandmas Christmas pudding recipe,dad's chestnut stuffing and my Tiramisu  it would not be Christmas with out them.
I found this very cute stamp at Little Claire, Kelly & Arya have a scotty called Orla and  westie called Beatrix so this was a must have stamp.
You can fined a Tutorial for this card HERE


12" x 12" card stock
Little Claire's stamp 
 Papers,ribbon bow Boffle Christmas range
Craft artist for message and recipe cards

Have entered this card in the following challenges.

jingle belles rock Christmas Feast
jelly park challenges I'm Hungry 
milk coffee challenge. more than one fold
creative moments more than one fold
canyoudigiit Animals

Wednesday, 14 November 2012

Christmas card for kirsty

Evening all,Had a lovely day today making Christmas cards with friends,  I have made this one for my daughter Kirsty,
Just love this wee digi stamp Heidi

Paper Trimcraft
Digi stamp wee stamps
Memory box die
Liquid pearls
Have entered this card in the following challenges.
crafts and me challenges Untraditional Christmas Colours
hooked on craft challenges Christmas no reds or greens

Monday, 12 November 2012

It's Monday again!

We have had some very good new's this week My daughter Kirsty has got her 1st nursing job she will be work on the children  oncology ward at the RVI in Newcastle, we are very proud of her. 

I cant believe  its Monday again so here is my DT card for crafty bloggers network  this month challenge is anything Christmas.

Chocolate Baroque Stamps
Cream & Gold card
Embossing folder Tied Together
Liquid pearls Bisque
Memento Ink Rhubarb Stalk
Message Stamp

Have entered this card in the following challenges.
sir stampa lot challenge Traditional Christmas
atcs with attitude  add a sentiment /anything goes
stampsfun-creativity anything goes

Sunday, 11 November 2012

Cute little Holly + I need your Vote

Today I would love your help my robin Christmas card is up for award over at red carpet studio challenge. If you get a time please pop over and vote for me if you like my card.Thank you.
Anyway on to today's card its a very cute bubble shaped card I have used a wee digi stamp called Holly and a new set of sizzix bubble dies.

Wee digi stamp Holly
Lage bubble die sizzix
Snowflake punch
Have entered this card in the following challenges.
corrosive challenge flutter by
glitter n sparkle challenge  things with wings
krafty hands challenge christmas in november

Friday, 9 November 2012

Ragged Angel

Back again with the 2nd post of the day this time it is the supper cute penny black stamp Ragged Angel this is the 1st time I have used this stamp I just love it, it stamped beautifully and is love to colour. 

Penny black stamp Ragged Angel
papers from trimcraft
Message stamp LOTV
2 snowflake punches
liquid pearls baby blue
Have entered this card in the following challenges
just-hanna-stamps. Sketch 158
.southern girls christmas
the paper shelter.  Fairies and elves
pennys challenges Lots of layers

Gift of winter

Morning all This is the last card of the 3 cards for the lady in the village this one is for a best friend who has been very kind to her taking her to the hospital very day to visit  father, so she what a angel on it as she say her friend as been her angel over the last few weeks, Angel are not my thing this is what I am up with the didi stamp is called Gift of winter By Sara Burrier you can get her at crafts and me.

Digi stamp Gift of winter
Backing papers Bearly mine free digi download
Cuttlebug snowflake embossing folder
Snowflake punch

Have entered this card in the following challenges. 
stamp-n-doodle Use a digi

Wednesday, 7 November 2012

Nana's little princess

Morning all Its so bright here I can only just see my screen,but I am not complaining it so nice to see the sun.Today offering is the 2nd card for the lady in the village took all 3 round to her yesterday she was over the moon with them, I am sooo pleased she liked them.This one is for her Granddaughter Eryn who will be 4 in a couple of weeks time, She like most little girls is into pink and princess.

New Spellbinder fancy round die just love this one
Spellbinders dies
Cheery Lynn flower and leave die
Papers fancy pants
Liquid pearls 

Have entered this card in the following challenges.
i love promarkers Pretty in pink
the pink elephant challenge Use your favorite colouring medium
heres magic in the air. Pretty in pink

Tuesday, 6 November 2012

Oh! Gordon not again

Morning from a wet and cold Durham,Today I have the 1st of 3 card I have made for a lady in the village,this one is for her pattern Gordon Who she say is very bad at golf and always breaking his clubs.Her words not mine so this what I came up with.


White,Red Grey card stock
Glossy Accents
Card candy

Have entered this card in the following challenges
clear it out challenge. anything goes red
all sorts challenge For men only
lady annes challenges anything goes
.cas-ualfridays. Clean and simple masculine 
twisted tuesday Guys week bring on the tools

Monday, 5 November 2012

Winter Robin

Its me again with my 2nd post this one is for Cutie Pie Midweek reminder the challenge this fortnight is Distress your card.
We have 2  wonderful sponsor's this time 


Robin Digi stamp from Passion for stamps
Flower stamp from Chocolate Baroque
Papers Forever friends 
Spellbinders dies
Liquid pearls

Have entered this card in the following challenges.

use your stuff. Christmas
Victorine Stamps Bingo (ribbon ,bows 'designer paper)
crafty hazelnuts christmas 3 pattern paper 
kraftyhands challenge Christmas in november
christmas stampin anything goes christmas

Anything goes Christmas and DT call out

Morning all this is the 1st of two post from me today this one is for Crafty Bloggers Network.

For this month challenge Anything goes Christmas we are  sponsored by

Chocolate Baroque is a small independent art and craft company, based in the historic market town of Barnard Castle in County Durham in the North-East of England, run by husband and wife team, Glenda and Adrian Waterworth.

We design and manufacture our own range of natural rubber art stamps as well as a range of paper-craft CDs that provide background paper designs, frames, tags and other artistic elements for you to print out and use in your greetings cards, scrapbook pages and other mixed media artwork. We also design digital art for you to download and use in your own art and craft projects. 

They are offering a prize of  a clear stamp set of your choice (value £16.99)  
We also have a DT shout out we are looking for 4 lovely ladies to join our small but very friendly team, for more in formation just pop over to Crafty Bloggers Network

Stamp from Chocolate Baroque
Cream card
Memento ink Tuxedo black
Tim Holtz Pinwheel die
Spellbinder die for the center 
Liquid pearls bisque

I have enter the following challenges .

anything but a card.  incorporate black
come and get it challenges   Monochromatic sunday
the crafty pad Anything goes
crazy 4 challenges. anything but a card

Saturday, 3 November 2012

Mr & Mrs

It's the weekend again where do the weeks go,I am off to get my camera back from the repair shop later today can't wait to have my baby back,hopeful no more spots on my this is the last card with my spare camera.
Have a great weekend if you are off to a firework party take care and keep warm.

Stamp MR & Mrs stampin up
Spellbinders dies
Embossing folder tied together
Cheery Lynn flower and leave dies
Memento ink Rhubarb stalk & London fog
Liquid pearls Bisque

Have enter this card in the following challenges.

fairytale-challenge Monocrom with dies and punches
ccee stampers Faux pressed flowers
fab n funky Die cuts and punches
creative craft Special Occasion - not birthday