Sunday, May 27, 2012

You are "berry" sweet

I am entering this card for 3 challenges.....
The Shabby Tea Room
http://www.theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2012/05/week-115-garden-party.html
with this photo inspiration....

&
Cute Card Thursday
http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.com/2012/05/challenge-218-pink-green.html
&
The Official Magnolia Inspiration Challenge
http://officialmagnoliainspirationchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2012/05/tomic-51-fruity-pocket.html

Here is my take on these challenges.....


Paper: My Minds Eye, Doodlebug & Textured Cardstock
Leaves and pink flower: K&Co
Flower and ribbon from my stash
Magnolia stamp and tag die
Pattern for card and Sentiment from The Cutting Cafe
I have glued most of the card together to make a pocket and inserted the tags.

Thursday, May 24, 2012

Shabby Hearts

I am entering this "Shabby Hearts" for 2 challenges....
The Shabby Tea Room
http://www.theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2012/05/week-115-garden-party.html
with this beautiful photo inspiration....

&
Wild Orchid Challenge
http://wildorchidchallenge.blogspot.com/2012/05/week-50anything-goes.html
Here is my take on these challenges.....
I bought this cute little wooden hearts from a decorshop, they were lightly whitewashed...

I stamped it with a Glitz stamp called Maya Rose and Ranger Inks
The leaves is a BoBunny stamp



Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts and others
Ribbon is a selection from MM, BoBunny and from my stash
Metal Keys: Local Craft Store
Rose leaves: Ditjies en Datjies 

Monday, May 21, 2012

Ladybird Card

I am entering this card for a challenge over at ...

http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2012/05/challenge-161.html
with this photo inspiration.......

Here is my take on this challenge...
Paper: Textured cardstock and Cascata
Pattern for the ladybug is from The Cutting Cafe but I altered it to a half circle card........
The sentiment is also from The Cutting Cafe
CM Circle and oval cutters and Circle punch
Wire, bug button and googly eyes from my stash
CM black pen and white gel pen


Sunday, May 20, 2012

"Just for You"

I am entering this card for the challenge over at "Let's Scrap" for their weekly challenge 5-16-12

Let's Scrap

wit this sketch......
 

Here is my take on this challenge.....



Paper: DCWV and Colrmates
Border Punch: Martha Stewart
Spellbinders for Sentiment Circle
Just Rite Stamps for Sentiment
Buttons and cotton  from my stash
Pearls: Zva Creartions
Flower Stems and Leaves: Cuttlebug-die
 and Martha Stewart Punch
Ranger Ink

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Tilda Card

I am entering this card for 3 challenges....
Wild Orchid Challenge
http://wildorchidchallenge.blogspot.com/2012/05/week-50anything-goes.html
&

http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2012/05/challenge-160.html
with this photo inspiration...

&
The Official Magnolia Inspiration Challenge
http://officialmagnoliainspirationchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2012/05/tomic-50-sketch-inspiration-photo-use.html
with this sketch and photo inspiration...

tina - sketch 10
Magnolia Ink cover inspiration
Here is my take on these challenges.......


Paper: Texured Cardstock, Doodlebugs, Colormates and K&Co
Spellbinders for shaped card
Magnolia Stamp, tag-die and butterfly-die
Ribbon, white fabric flowers and bling brads from my stash
Flower: Wild Orchid Crafts
Colouring done with Spectrum Noir Pens

Circle card

I am entering this card for 3  challenges......
The Shabby Tea Room
http://www.theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2012/05/week-114-beautifully-shaped.html
with this photo inspiration....

&
Wild Orchid Challenge
http://wildorchidchallenge.blogspot.com/2012/05/week-50anything-goes.html
&
Cute Card Thursday
http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.com/2012/05/challenge-217-touch-of-sparkle.html
Here is my take on these challenges...






















Paper: K&Co and Colormates
Flowers and Pearls: Wild Orchid Crafts
Butterfly: BoBunny
Pin and ribbon from my stash
Spellbinder dies: Scalloped circle and Flower Pot
Bling: Basic Grey and BoBunny

Saturday, May 12, 2012

"Best Friend" Card

I am entering this card for 3 challenges.....
Cute Card Thursday
http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.com/2012/05/challenge-216-food-or-drink.html
&
The Shabby Tea Room
http://www.theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2012/05/week-113-pretty-as-pitcher.html
with this photo inspiration....

&
Cupcake Craft Challenges
http://cupcakecraftchallenges.blogspot.com/2012/05/cupcake-191-ooh-la-la.html
Here is my take on these challenges...


Paper: K&Co Madeline Range
All die-cuts: K&Co
Spellbinders Rectangle
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts
Leave punch: Martha Stewart
Rub-on: K&Co
Chipboard cake image: K&Co
Ribbon from my stash
Card pattern from: The Cutting Cafe

Thursday, May 10, 2012

"Sweet" Card



I am entering this card for 3 challenges....
Mojo Monday - The Blog
http://mojomonday.blogspot.com/2012/05/mojo-monday-240-contest.html
with this sketch......












&
The Shabby Tea Room
http://www.theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2012/05/week-113-pretty-as-pitcher.html
with this photo inspiration....


&

Cupcake Craft Challenges
 http://cupcakecraftchallenges.blogspot.com/2012/05/cupcake-191-ooh-la-la.html

Here is my take on these challenges.....



 I love French Toile Fabric.....
so here is what I have done!
I downloaded a French Toile Fabric Sample picture from the internet, printed it on Cascata Paper and made the pitcher from the paper.....
Paper: Fabscraps, DCWV and Cascata (it has a velvety feeling if you glide your hand over the paper)
Doilie, Ribbon & Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts
Die-cut flower, sentiment and tag: K&Co
Metal flower from my stash
Spellbinders for the doilie underneath the pitcher and the pitcher