Saturday, 31 August 2013

Golden wedding card for my Mum & Dad

Happy 50th Anniversary to my wonderful parents i hope you have a wonderful day I know you will not see this post until you get home as your are enjoy yourself on holiday in Botswana  

Spellbinders dies
Memory Box Heart Die
Cheery Lynn leaf Die
Flowers from wild or orchid 

Tuesday, 27 August 2013

Pregnancy Glow

Morning all hope everyone in the UK had a great bank holiday weekend ,I managed to get Kevin out on the bike yesterday afternoon we did 10mile in the beautiful Durham countryside.
Todays card is a congratulations cards I was asked to make a card by a friend to give her friend hope she likes it.
I found this great digi stamp by Redonkadoodles called Pregnancy Glow.


Digi stamp Pregnancy glow
Spellbinders dies
Memory box die
Sentiment  made on the computer

I have entered this card in the following challenges.
abc challenges. no flowers
craft-deebowz. anything goes with a hand made bow
eurekastamps be sentimental
pan pastel uk. pastel colours
2 sisters square cards

Monday, 19 August 2013

Cutie Pie anything goes challenges

Quick post this morning before I go to Beamish with Dan, home the weather stays nice.
We have a new challenge over at Cutie pie our sponsor this time is thee wonderful Milk Coffee divi stamps.


Digi stamp Milk Coffee digi stamps
Spellbinders Dies
Hunkeydory card
Sentiment made on the computer.

I have entered this card in the following challenges.

Friday, 16 August 2013


It's that time of the year again Football seasons starts again tomorrow,can't believe summer coming to a end.My card today is for a friends granddaughter who lovely playing football.I would like to thank Angie over at do crafts for the fab digi stamp your can find it  HERE Please take a look there are some great digi stamps.


Football digi stamp from Angies divi images
Pappermainia papers
Spellbinders dies
Liquid Pearls

I have entered this card the following challenges.
simply create too. for a child

Thursday, 15 August 2013

Pink & Green Birthday

Afternoon all just back home after a lovely day with my daughter don't see as much of her now she has moved in to her own home a few mile down the road so its all ways nice to go shopping and a bite to eat.
The card i have to show you is a Birthday card, with a very sweet image I one from Just some lines a few weeks ago.


Digi stamp from just some lines
Sentiment Stamp for hero arts's
Spellbinders dies
Cheery Lynn corner dies
Cuttlebug embossing folder
Ribbon, flower's & pearls.

I have entered this card in the following challenges.
Digi Galore  happy birthday

Tuesday, 13 August 2013

Crafty Bloggers week 2 reminder

Morning all sorry this is late but I have been working on a monday at Beamish Museum  I am a PA to a young man who volunteers there we have great fun,if you have not been you should really find the time to go it is the best living museum in the country Dan helps out at Home farm so lots of baking on open range and cute animals.

Over at crafty bloggers it is week 2 of our challenge this time we want to see you favourite thing I have gone with a scrapbook page made with Craft artist which I just love playing with, the Photo is of my Brother and my favourite niece Jane I do only have one.
I took this pic the other week when I stayed with them for a few days, We had a lovely trip down the river Medway into Maidstone for our lunch.

Bookwork Digi Kit By Sarah Hurley
Craft Artist.

Friday, 9 August 2013

80th birthday

Evening all hope you have all had a good day.Today I have a nice simple card to show you i am very pleased with it turn out hope you all like it to.


Spellbinder dies
Flower wild orchid crafts
Sentiment  made on the computer

Thursday, 8 August 2013

Stamping gear cards.

Morning all a quick post today have a lot on today and i want to get out on the bike for my 10mile round the block.this morning.This evening Kevin and I are going to see the Lindisfare Gospels at Durham Catherdral then we are going out for dinner can't wait as we don't all ways get much time together as he works away about 3 days a week.
Today's are are very quick to make but i love making them the are great fun as you get lovely affects with the stamping gear clogs.

Spellbinder dies

I have entered the cards in the following challenges
flutterby wednesdays Thing with wings (1st get well card )
whimsy inspires. Clean and simple (card for mum )

Tuesday, 6 August 2013

Wedding card for a friend

Morning what a beautiful day after yesterdays down pours.Todays card is another wedding card i was asked to make my brief was less is more blue and music I was please with the way it has turn out.


Large spellbinder dies
Nellie heart die
Cuttlebug embossing folder
Ribbon and pearls

I have entered this card in the following challenges.
crafts 4 eternity. Here comes the bride
abc challenges. Monochromatic Colour
eureka stamps. clean & simple
craft spot Clean and simple
that craft place Monochromatic
little claires designs. Wedding / anniversary
the cup board trilogy Monochromatic

Monday, 5 August 2013

Craft Blogger Network Favourite Things

Back again with the new challenge for the Craft bloggers network,This time we are looking for your favourite things. I went with a scrapbook page hope you like it.

This month's challenge is kindly sponsored by Sarah Hurley.
The winner will receive a copy of the Book worm Digi Kit.

Cutie Pie Thank you challenge.

Morning all from a very wet Durham,, think I will get a couple of hours in the craft room as the weather is not so good as I will not be on the bike today, did get out yesterday afternoon for a ride which was lovelyI am of to Doctor's this morning for 2 more holiday jabs Lucky me. This is the 1st post from me to day will be back later with on for the Craft Blooggers Network.


 LOTV Bear stamp
Spellbinders dies
Cherry Lynn corner die
Cuttlebug embossing folder
Pearls & ribbon

I have entered this card in the following challenges.
Artistic Inspiration Bingo (layer, ribbon.& embossing)
crafty catz weekly pastel colours
patties creations recipes
the sweet pea stampers. Embossing wet or dry

Sunday, 4 August 2013

Wedding card Hearts & Flowers.

Morning all from a very windy north east. Not sure i will make it out on the bike today might just be a bit to windy for me. anyway today I have a couple of wedding cards for you to look at


Spellbinders dies
Embossing folder
Liquide pearls

I have entered this card in the following challenges

crafts 4 eternity. Here come the bride
crafting-with-dragonflies Wedding card
die cutting divas. Anything goes
little claires designs. Wedding / anniversary

Saturday, 3 August 2013

Less is more teenage card.

Morning all hope its a beautiful day where ever you are todays card is a less is more teenage boy card never no what to do for boy but I love this mo manning digi stamp.


Mo Manning Digi stamp Texting Paul
Not sure where the backing papers come from.

I Have entered this card in the following challenges.

mos digital challenge. G is for Guys
7 kids challenge blog. Use markers
cutting and stamp in challenges. Clean & Simple
cuttlebug mania. Clean & Simple

Friday, 2 August 2013

Teenage girl

Hi everyone sorry its been so long but I have been enjoying the good weather and have not been in my craft room for weeks but I am back now or at least for a few weeks of on holiday in September 3 weeks back pack in Ecuador can't wait have been out on the bike to try and get a bit fitter for the trip,Have been and got some jabs had 2 this week hep B and rabbies have to get them done again next week as well as yellow fever but its better to be save than sorry i say.
Anyway here is my card for today hope you like it.  


Kenny k digi stamp
Paper from papermanina
card candy

I have entered this card in the following challenges
card crafters circle Dotty for spots
creative corner Polka dots