Friday, 22 February 2019

CraftyCatz challenge #450 ATG


Good morning I am here with the new challenge hosted by our wonderful teamie NICK, she has chosen the optional theme this week of BoysBoysBoys...we are proud to be sponsored by Beccys place who kindly provided our images, you can find them all HERE
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The prize this week is a $10 GV to spend in the shop.
Here is my card using Dogtails image from a set.
 Kraft card used, coloured with Faber Castell polychromos, the DP is from a pad I had from the pound store, I love this image but still not sure I did him justice, I did also print him in grey scale, no idea why I just fancied it..haha
He is cute don't you think...
Well I think that's all for today, I can hardly believe we are almost into March, the shops are choc full of Easter eggs and gifts and rabbits, weird....
Have a lovely weekend all, thanks so much for the visit...

Friday, 15 February 2019

CraftyCatz challenge #449 ATG..


Good morning, this is my card for the new challenge over at CraftyCatz this week, we are so very happy to have SOME ODD GIRL as our sponsor this week, please pop over to the challenge to see what the prize details are we were also given some gorgeous images to use.
Here is my card using Digi Flower.
The optional twist this week is Keep it simple, so we did...I love this image, I coloured with Flex markers and printed it on the corner, the die is unbranded.
Inside I layered the image up.

That's it for today, thanks so much for taking time out to be here and hopefully leave a comment. have a wonderful weekend friends


Friday, 8 February 2019

CraftyCatz challenge #448 ATG


Morning and Happy Friday, another week done and dusted, I am looking forward to my birthday on Sunday, not doing anything as I know of, but always glad to have another birthday..ha ha..

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This week its the turn of our lovely Jac to chose our optional twist, which is Hearts and Flowers, so come on and play along and guess what, you could be our lucky winner from our brilliant sponsor this week.
SheepSkiDesigns


Andrea has some fabulous images in her shop here, I know I found it hard to choose, she also very kindly gave the team images to use, I used my own
Annabel and I JUST LOVE HER.
Coloured with Flex markers, heart die and rose buds tied with waxed cotton, sentiment is pc generated, and cardstock is Papermill.
I enjoyed using this image so much and she can be used for so many occasions I feel.
I will be entering the following..
That's all for now, I hope you all have a lovely weekend, take care and enjoy the moments.xx


Tuesday, 5 February 2019

Special birthday card


Hi and happy Tuesday, hope your all ok.
This card will be winging its way to my sons mil soon in Poland, she is the sweetest lady as is my darling dil Kasia or Katie as she is sometimes called.The design will be no stranger to anyone who visits me alot as I do love this style.
Yes, she will be sixty this time round so big day.
Guess what the papers are, my favourite Minty Polish of course, they are going home..haha
all flowers were wild orchid, ribbon is crushed silk from stash and chippies are from LLC, gone now sadly.

As you can see I tore the papers and filled it with lots of flowers, do love that look
This is the inside, no sentiment yet as I haven't quite found one I like..
The box I made, this is a big card btw, so I used A3 for it and then some..
Another chippy filled with tiny red roses .
Sorry its been a touch picture heavy, well i think that's it, I hope you like and can find time to leave a comment...I am trying really hard to get round to all my favourite blogs, sometimes I get side tracked, but blogland needs assistance....so Thank you so much for being here...

I am entering the following..


Saturday, 2 February 2019

Scraps to make a card.


Just thought I would pop this one on while I still remember...
I am trying to use as many scrap pieces up as possible, like so many other crafters this year..{so far}
February being the month of Love, and my birthday month  too this just seemed to create itself in a way...who knew...!!!
Papers are from my Polish papers book, I just couldn't throw them out and the clock face is one I fussy cut and distressed, all from the book, loads of extra elements to use...flowers from stash and letters I think were from the works, had them ages, a little envelope made from a tiny square, a few little punched out hearts and a flick of acrylic, done..
I think it turned out ok, sadly there is no one to send it to, but that's ok too.
Hope your all enjoying a nice weekend, its bitterly cold here but the sun is out and the sky is blue...does that sound like a song..haha...that's stuck in my head for the rest of the day now...thanks for your visit, and any comments you leave, always welcome...warmest hugs.xx

Friday, 1 February 2019

CraftyCatz challenge #447 ATG


Good morning and Happy February....{ can you even..!!!!!!}
This week we are sponsored by Morgans Art World who kindly provided our images...

Our lovely teamie Ginny has chosen the optional twist this week which is Layers, nice one Ginny, it really lends itself to the images...Here is my card.
Image coloured with Pro and Flex markers, I have dipped into my Polish papers again and even used a couple of the added extras these packs have, fussy cut and placed on, the skeleton leaves are from Sarah Wright on FB.
Hope you will come and join us and also see what the other girls have created...we all need to support each other blogland...

Maybe I will find a challenge or two...


Bye for now, stay warm its freezing out there, what a cold night, need it though, all those bugs and germs will be done for...ha ha...love to all and thanks in advance for any comments you may leave...catch up with you soon..xx




Wednesday, 30 January 2019

Abit of what you fancy and all that...


Its not always great to get what you fancy, I LOVE snow, the cold weather does not love me or my health problems, but I love to see the snow and the all the children playing...OK then, I had this in my file from last year, I was playing with air dry clay, made some little flowers and a few hearts, not overly impressed then thought I wonder...so i set to it, made a plain old box with Papermill cardstock and covered it with Minty Polish papers and the made a top, covered it with tissue paper all crinkled up and lots of modge podge added the flowers, heart and some power tex balls, a few other bits and bobs, once dried i painted, first coat black, while still wet i added the copper and a touch of silver which is hardly visible, let dry and that's it...now I have to be honest, I really don't care for it, I do stuff like this all the time, but I am dragging as much out of file and posting for a reason, so you will believe me when I say I did that or I made one of those...that's all I will say about it...
Top view so maybe you can make a few things out..
That's all for today, if you get this far, thanks so much, I love to hear from you good or bad its all ok...xxx

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