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CraftyCatz challenge...one for the boys...oh nooooo

Hi All,Hope you have been having a good week-end so far,typical BankHols weather I see.....not to worry as it is supposed to pick up tomorrow...fingers crossed...ok then,about my card,I feel abit of a cheat really with this,I suppose it's because it has a photo in place of an image normally used...but I hope it will be forgiven as it is for my Grandson to give his daddy on Fathers day.... the whole card was made using a digi download from the wonderful Summer Driggs....if you haven't been and visited her blog before I can highly recommend it,I have been a big fan for a long time now,she is amazing,her kits are always so packed full of papers and embellishments,and obviously,once you get your hands on them you can resize as you like...the photo is of my G.son Kaleb...who will be five in Oct;but starts School this Sept along with Lucas...same ages,same School....oh dear....good job Carla works there methinks...or is it....lol....the only thing I added is the button,which came fr…

Card for Jayme

This card is going to the States to Jayme who has terminal cancer,her sister,Lisa,who's blog is Stamped Arthas organised all this for her,please pop over to her blog and maybe join in,you will get all the info you need on there,it may also be nice if you could add Jayme to your prayers,miracles happen every day..
Thanks for taking time to read this


hugs Janette.xxxxx

Card for my fairy Godmother....

Evening ladies,what a scorcher it's been today,can you believe how hot it was...at one point I thought I would melt...I went to get hold of a little trowel in the garden and dropped it as quick as I could,it was red hot....lol....amazing.....anyway....this card was made for a pal of mine,just as a little thankyou for all her help and generousity towards me,now as per,I couldn't get a pic of it,as THEY still haven't returned the camera to me and with theflowers being so bulky it wouldn't scan......sorry to go on....anyway,my lovely pal AuntySue,took pics and e-mailed them to me and told me to get it on my blog...lol....the image was sent by a kind friend,all the was written on the back was VictoriaCase,I love it so much and knew that Sue did too,coloured in with a mix of promarkers,distress inks and chalk,the paper was the very last scrap from a huge book I once had...sob...sob....sentiment was from stash,flowers I made...never really done any like this before so hope t…

Creative Inspirations challenge

Good afternoon ladies and what a glorious day,it's so hot...at last...hope you are all having this fab spell....think most of us are anyway...lets make the most of it shall we...my card is for the C.I. blog challenge,this week it's make a card for a child...now I understand that not everyone will agree on this one,but I could not resist it...perfect,especially for the little 'Sweetie' in mind....lol.....

image is Mo's
paper Gorguss ginghams
coloured using promarkers
white flat flower from x-cut punch
large circle punch for button
ribbon from stash
faux stitching
sentiment pc generated

Hope you like, if only a little...it simply makes me smile,tell me where in the world you won't find a 2yr old doing this at least once in a while...lol.....ok enough from me,I hope your all well and getting ready for a fab week-end..take care and have fun...hugs Janette.xxxxx

Card for 3 challenges..

Hello Ladies,What a gorgeous day,love it when the weather is kind to us,I hope your having some of the same.....first chance to make a card last night,still busy but who isn't...so decided to go for these 3...

CraftyCatz..PETALS AND PEARLS

JustMagnolia..ONE FOR THE GIRLS.

TotallyGorjuss...CIRCLES..

OK,so onto the card,plain white cardstock
Tilda Image,coloured with promarkers and dusted with glamourdust..
Papers are a mix of PM and KateKnight freebie
flower from stash
Heart shaped button made by me...of course...lol..
Ribbon from Dunelm Mill as were hat pins.
Flat backed pearls from stash....


Don't you think Tilda looks so sweet,just love this one,there have been some in the past I did not like at all,if I am honest,but these are cute..pity the picture doesn't really pick up how much she shimmers...feel free to use your imagination...lol...hope your having a good day wherever you are,thanks for dropping by,let me know what you think,take care,hugs Janette.xxx

Whiff of Joy sketch Inspirational blog Card

This is for the challenge which I found on the tutorial blog,it's a sketch by ClaudiaRose and there will be candy for the winner,it runs until Saturday so you have time to get your cards made and uploaded........ok,on to my card...
plain white hammered cardstock,stamped with LauraAshley design in Pink
image is of course Melinda
papers are PM
ribbon and sentiment from stash....
coloured in with promarkers and shimmer chalks.

So sorry I haven't been on much again last week....I am having to help my Carla out with the children more than normally,she is in her final week of her first year exams,the work load is major and what with trying to juggle work and a home life...well need I say more,most of you will understand.....usually Matt...her o/h would be doing his share,but he is bogged down with work also....sooooo if I am not about much thats why...lol.....Gawd help me....lol.....thankyou for sticking with me,I do appreciate it girls....take care and don't forget to leave me a mess…

One card 4 challenges..........

Hi All,Hope that your all having a good Bank Hols; so far....Have struggled so much trying to get a picture of this card....5 attempts later this is the best I can come up with and now I have just noticed that the flowers are still wet and it shows.....sorry,but can not try again with that flippin scanner.....so please forgive me that...... now for the challenges

Totally Gorjuss..Stitching

Just Magnolia...Sketch

CraftyCatz...Spots

Sirstampalot...Butterflys and blossoms.

Card is from papermill
Ribbon from stash
Flowers PM
DP also PM
flat backed pearls from a local craft shop
Butterflys from a punch..x-cut.
Coloured the gorgeous Tilda in with pro-markers.

I hope after all that messing about I can actually upload this now....saw one or two of you were having trouble the other day,but didn't really get into it....so here goes...lol....thanks so much for popping in,I love to get your feedback,so don't be shy....enjoy the rest of the hols....take care,Hugs Janette.xxx