Friday, 28 April 2017

Bugaboo and Bees

Morning again and back with my second DT card for today which is for the new challenge at Simply Papercrafts and as we are sponsored by Bugaboo Images I used the Hummingbird Block image coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,the B.paper is a Tattered Lace craft mag freebie with added glamour dust and I stamped my little Chocolate Baroque Bee,and chalked the sky.
challenges-
polka doodle-ATG
Patties creations-shades of purple
QKR Stampede-ATG/feathered friends
sweet stampin-I wish I could fly
allsorts-beginning with B/bird/blooms/Bee
catch the bug-photo insp
crafty friends-ATG
incy wincy-so so cute
TTCRD-ATG
digi choosday-ATG
Lemon shortbread-ATG
I love promarkers-ATG
Pennys challenges-ATG
the sisterhood of crafters-the letter B-bird/blooms/Bees/Bugaboo image
Simon says-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
creative inspiration-one for the girls
making memories-colour challenge
Fabrika fantasy-flowers galore
Unicorn challenge-petal power
scrappers delights-ATG
Thank you for dropping by-your comments are much appreciated and hope you can join us
Carol x x

Fire Fairy

Morning and I have two DT posts today-the first one is for Crafting With Friends and as we are sponsored by Fabrika Fantasy I used the image "Fire Fairy" coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,B.paper from stash and I used my small grass die in red to represent flames.Don't look too closely at colouring -have broken my reading glasses!!!Using my bifocals which I am not happy with.
challenges-
Creative craft cottage-fantasy/Fairies
Morgans artworld-ATG
Di's digis-use something digital(image)
sweet stampin-I wish I could fly
crafty friends-ATG
INTAAS-wings
crafting when we can-one for the girls
TTCRD-ATG
digi choosday-ATG
Lemon shortbread-ATG
Ikes world-ATG/Fairies/Demons
creative inspiration-one for the girls
MAWTT-Fairies
C.R.A.F.T-inspired by a book-Runya The Fire Fairy
craft rocket-inspired by book/movie(Runya the Fire Fairy)
digistamps4joy-inspired by song/"fire" by the crazy world of Arthur Brown
Thank you for dropping by and hope you will join us
Carol x x


Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Alice In Wonderland

morning and we have a new challenge today at A Inky Mess sponsored by Luna Girl,I chose some Alice In Wonderland images-you get a full A4 sheet of them.Coloured the images with promarkers,cardstock from Paper Mill Direct.I white embossed Crafters Companion texture stamps and Polka Doodle stamps,then covered the card in distress inks and splashed with water.
challenges-
I love promarkers-ATG
Pennys challenges-ATG
creative moments-ATG
crafting by designs-vintage?
word art Wednesday-ATG
creative inspiration-one for the girls
creative craft cottage-Fantasy/Fairies
Polka doodles -ATG
QKR Stampede-ATG
crafty catz-ATG
Morgans artworld-ATG
Dis digis-use something digital
addicted to stamps-not a square card
CAGI-circles
crafting when we can-one for the girls
make my Monday-embossing
Pammies inky pinkies-ATG
crafting with an Attitude-ATG
the artistic stamper-backgrounds
craft rocket-inspired by book/film-Alice In Wonderland
Thank you for calling and hope you will join us this month
Carol x x

Monday, 24 April 2017

ATC Set

Morning and we have a new Just For Fun challenge starting today at Crafting From The Heart and I made three ATCs.The backgrounds were made with Brushos then stencilled over with distress inks,and the umbrella stamp was a craft mag freebie,on two a made a litte pocket with the offcuts and stamped with a script stamp and the third one just added two little offcut strips,then distress inked all edges.These were also used for an ATC swap on FB.
challenges-
TTCRD-ATG
addicted to stamps-not a square card
lets craft and create-April showers/ATG/Easter
lil red wagon-April showers
Pennys challenges-ATG
creative moments-ATG
Double D-silhouette challenge
Simon says-showers and/or flowers
Morgans artworld-ATG
allsorts-I spy-beginning with B-Brushos/blue/black/brolly
crafty friends-ATG
we love to create-Anything creative/mixed media
crafty calendar-April showers or Spring
scrappers delights-ATG
Pammies inky pinkies-ATG

After posting a pic of our new chickens-I can't believe I am posting this----meet our new additions Derek and Daphne-2 6day old ducklings.
Thank you for dropping by and hope you can join us
Carol x x

Friday, 21 April 2017

Postcard Swap

This is a postcard I made for a postcard swap on FB and it is 6"x4" and has to be flat to go through the post as a postcard.The card was fist smooshed through left over silver Aztec metallic craft paint -the birds on wire and sentiment were freebie stamps(sent with an order) from Crafty Individuals and the bird in the corner was a Craft Stamper mag freebie,Black soot distress ink round edges and done!.
challenges-
addicted-to-stamps-not a square card
INTAAS-wings
Pammies inky pinkies-ATG
TTCRD-ATG
crafty sentiments-men/boy
Try it on Tuesday-add a quote
the paper shelter-sentimental
Pennys challenges-ATG
creative moments-ATG
the sisterhood of crafters-stamp it
double D-silhouette challenge
word art Wednesday-ATG
MAWTT-birds/feathers
aud sentiments-use a stamped sentiment
QKR Stampede-ATG/feathered friends
craft rocket-inspired by book/movie/The Birds,Alfred Hitchcock
the crafty addicts-add a sentiment
Thank you for dropping by and your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Monday, 17 April 2017

Wedding Box Card

Welcome to my new follower and fellow chicken lover lol Lisa-back again with a box card for Artistic Inspirations-I made an ATG project for the new challenge ATG/Add a ribbon/lace sponsored by Nikki Burnette.Cardstock from Papermill Direct,wedding paper from EK Success had for yonks,selection of dies from Tattered Lace,Memory Box,Joanna Sheen,DoHickey and butterflies were craft mag freebies,Vintage wedding image from Graphic 45,ribbon/flower/peel offs and wooden heart from stash.
challenges-
word art Wednesday-ATG
cute card Thursday-more than 1 fold
QKR Stampede-ATG-------WINNER
creative fingers-ATG
creatalicious-ATG
pink gem-ribbon and/or lace
Happy little stampers-ATG with dies
craft rocket-inspired by song/movie-Four Weddings and a Funeral
Mix it up-ATG/just for fun
Thank you for dropping by and hope you can find the time to join us
Carol x x

Noahs Cake Smash

Our grandson Noah was 1yrs old on 11th April and grandaughter Holly was 8yrs on same day (her card is below)and this is Noahs card,I used a pic taken at his birthday cake smash which was a week earlier.Cardstock from Papermill Direct,papers/ribbon/buttons/metal brad button and liquid pearls from stash-finished.
challenges-
word art Wednesday-ATG
as you like it-fave card shape-definitely square as I find it easier to plan layout
4crafty chicks-babies of all kinds-----TOP CHICK
creative fingers-ATG
creatalicious-Birthday
pink gem-ribbon and/or lace
ribbon girls-any image
ooh-la-la-birthday cards
craft dee-bowz-ATG with a bow
Mix it up-ATG/just for fun
Thank you for dropping by and your comments are much appreciated
Carol x