Tuesday, 30 April 2013

Card for Abigail

wow what a beautiful day got the washing out and dryed in not time,its so nice to see the rabbit and guinea pigs enjoy the sun.
Todays card is a commission I was asked to make a  girl pop star,in pink for a 14 year old,hope this is ok will fined out on saturday when it gets picked up.

Digi image from Kenny K
star punch
Spellbinders dies
liquid  pearls
have entered this card in the following challenges.
paper makeup stamps. celebration 
crafty boots use a stamped character
lexis creations. Happy birthday
tammy scrapin corner lots of layers
crafting when we can Personalise it

Monday, 29 April 2013

Lots of layer DT card for cutie pies

Morning all Todays card is my cutie pie DT our theme this fortnight is Lots of Layers,We sponsored by The pretty Little Ribbon shop and The Cedar Chest, I have made this card for my nephew Jack who will be 5 on Friday is favourite colour is green or at least it was last month.

Digi image from milk coffee
Papers DCWV
Cuttlebug cut die number 5
Liquid Pearls

Have entered this card in the following challenges.

artistic inspirations lots of layers
bunny zoes crafts. favourite colours
tammy scrapin corner lots of layers
pink gem going green
send a smile 4 kids birthday fun for kids
card crafter circle boys to men

Tuesday, 23 April 2013

New home cards

Spring has arrived in Durham at last the daffodils have come out and the sun is shine just hope it last for a few days.
I have a couple of cards to show you today they are both new home cards,hope you like them.


Digi stamps from Little Claire's & 
Paper pappermaina 
Spellbinders dies
Cuttlebug embossing folder swiss dots

Have entered the following challenges.

Friday, 19 April 2013

Birthday card for a Girl!

It feels a bit more like spring here in the North East today hope it keeps it up as I am at a craft fair tomorrow which is outside at a local garden centre dose have a roof to keep us dry but the last couple I have done there have been so hoping for a nice day.
Have been busy making a few bits and bob which I will get on the blog in the next few days.
But today I have very cute image from Saturated canary.


Digi Stamp from Saturated Canary
Papers Forever friends
Hero Arts Sentiment Stamp.

I have entered this card in the following challenges.

daring cardmakers. child's play
crafty ribbons pink 7 green
paper pretties blog. Happy birthday

Wednesday, 17 April 2013

March Hare

Morning all todays card is my DT card for creative moments we have a new challenge for you this fortnights theme is Spring. I pick this cute little Hare for our sponsor qkr stampede


Digi image from
Spellbinders dies
Marianne Die
Liquid pearls
Papers First edition summer breeze

Have entered this card in the following challenges.

digital tuesday  Springtime
lady bugcrafts. spring has sprung
the pretty little ribbon shop spring is in the air
craft your passion Adorable Animals 

Monday, 15 April 2013

Hat 1906!

Its me again back for my second post for today this time it my inspiration Monday card for 
crafty bloggers network.  our change this month is Anything Goes


Digi image Hat 1906 Rick st Dennis
Flowers from Wild orchid
Spellbinders dies
Marriane die
Ink Brown and Green
Glossy accents
Papers first edition

I have entered this card in the following challenges.
paper make up stamps Girly
red carpet studio challenge. Vintage
the squirrel and the fox. inspired by a song or movie (Where did you get your hat ) or (MY fair lady)
2 sisters Hats
crafting when we can AT the movies My fair lady
moving along with the times  (Where did you get your hat ) or (MY fair lady)

Get Well Dragon

Morning all hope you had a good weekend I managed to get out in the garden on saturday and give it a bit of a spring tidy up ,the garden looks so much better now the grass has been cut ,just hoping spring stays around for a while,only down side now is it is so windy now but at least its bright and sunny this morning.
This is the first post for today it is for cutie pie we have a new challenges this fortnight we have gone for Clean and simple 
Our sponsor this time round is Bugaboo I pick this very cute dragon digi 


Digi stamps from Bugaboo

I have entered this card in the following challenges.

cards in envy. Things with wings

Wednesday, 10 April 2013

Midway card for Creative Moments Challenges

Today's offering is a midway DT card for the Creative Moments The theme this fortnight is Things with wing,when I saw this image I just loved it makes me think of spring the daffodils are still not out in my garden not sure if they will come out this year as we are still getting snow showers in Durham, the digi is from our sponsor Delicious Doodles 


Delicious Doodles Digi Stamps
Sentiment made on the computer

Have entered this card in the following challenges
crafting by designs Spring flowers
flutter by wednesdays. Anything goes with a butterfly

Tuesday, 9 April 2013

Wedding set for Arya

Today I have something a bit different for you I have a Wedding set for you to have a look at please let me know what you thing of them as it the 1st time I have done a box and tag.
I made them for a my son-in-law to give to his friend and now wife, he was the best man.Arya lives in Hong Kong so flow home for the wedding he got in to Newcastle on Friday lunch time the wedding was on Sunday, then flew home yesterday lunch time got a email first thing this morning to say he was at Hong Kong airport waiting for a taxi to take him to work it was lunch time in Hong Kong.

Box with lid
Wooden tag
Match pot paint form wilko's
Flower punch
Spellbinders tag die
Nellie heart dies
Pale blue ribbon
Cuttlebug embossing folder

Have entered this set in the following challenges.
party time tuesdays. Anything but a card
unstampabelle Anything but a card
eclecticellapu wedding engagement anniversary 
hotshotcraft.  anything but a card

Monday, 8 April 2013

Mum's 75th Birthday card

This is the 2nd post from me today I have a bit more time now as the last of my house guest have gone
home so the house is now very quite,which is nice but I do like having my family to stay don't see as much of them as I would like as my parents live in kent and Kelly and Arya in hong kong. anyway I through you might like to see the birthday card I made for my Mum she was 75 on 2nd April and as it was Easter they came up to the north east for a weeks break, we had a few nice days out and lots of good food and drink.Kirsty made mum a beautiful cake which went down very well.

Spellbinders dies
Wee digi stamp
Scrapbook page made with craft artist 

I have entered this card in the following challenges

card maniac Diecuts and punches
creative creations Easter or Spring
melon headz friends. Make it girly
craft creatoins. For the girls
stamp with fun. Birthday
tampsfun-creativity. Girly
the pink elephant Spring colours
dream valley Happy Birthday
kennyks krafty krew. Easel card
i love promarkers. Favourite Colours

DT card for Crafty Bloggers Network

Well spring has gone and it's back to winter as I sit here wright this it is snowing again.The last of my family have now gone home my son-in-law came home from Hong Kong on saturday for a wedding he was the best man on sunday and flew home again this morning.
On todays card it my dt card for the crafty bloggers network this month challenges is Anything goes.


Rick st Dennis Digi Image
Spellbinders dies 
Backing Papers Dovecraft

Have entered this card in the following challenges

Sunday, 7 April 2013

Spring Flowers

Is spring here at last ,the last couple of days have been lovely here in the north east England so much better that it was down in London on Thursday It snow most of the day, but Kelly and I still had a great time we went to see Billy Elliot wow what a great show the cast got the north east accent of to a tee, my other daughter Kirsty has a house in Easington  where  Billy Elliot is set.
On  Thursday we went to Jamie Oliver's for lunch before I caught the train home and Kelly caught her flight home.

Cheery Lynn's Dies
Spellbinders Dies
Digi stamp
Tonic Studio flower punch
Liquid Pearls

Have entered this card in the following challenges
avenue 613. Anything goes spring fever
dream valley challenges. Happy Birthday
joanna sheen challenge. Spring into spring
all sorts. Spring has sprung
my sheri crafts Spring has sprung

Wednesday, 3 April 2013

Butterfly Birthday!

Morning all hopefully as you read this I am on a train down to London to spend a couple of days with Kelly before she fly's home to Hong Kong.We have ticket to see Billy Elliot which I am looking forward to.
We have a new challenge over at creative moment our theme this fortnight is Thing with wings
Our sponsor this time is Delicious Doodles

Digi stamp from Delicious Doddles
liquid pearls

Have entered this card in the following challenges

Monday, 1 April 2013

The sisterhood of the traveling pants

Happy Easter everyone hope you are all enjoying your long weekend off,I am having a lovely Easter with my family my parents are up from Kent for the week and Kelly is home from Hong Kong for the week.
We have a new challenge over at cutie pies today this time we would like to see your Favorite Film our sponsor is A PASSION FOR STAMPS 
The film I have picked is 
The sisterhood of the traveling pants this is one of my girls favorite films as teenagers. 

I have entered this card in the following challenges.