Saturday, March 29, 2014

What a lovely day (Inspired by Spring)




























Fussy and Fancy Challenges





I am entering this card for 8 challenges...
Cupcake Inspirations
http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2014/03/challenge-253.html
The Shabby Tea Room
http://theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2014/03/week-211-bits-and-bobbles.html
Crafty Girls Challenge
http://4kraftygirlzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/challenge-14.html
Divas by Design
http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.com/2014/03/buttons-and-bows.html
4 Crafty Chicks
http://www.4craftychicks.blogspot.com/2014/03/4-ccc-187-spring.html
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge
http://www.trimmiescraftchallenge.blogspot.com/2014/03/challenge-252-27th-of-march-weatherwhat.html
All Sorts challenge Blog
http://allsortschallenge.blogspot.com/2014/03/week-252-use-those-dies.html
Fussy and Fancy Challenge
http://fussyandfancychallenge.blogspot.com/2014/03/challenge-110-shabby-chic.html

Here is my take on these challenges...
























Paper: Maja Designs and Textured Cardstock
Pattern for Flower Pot Card: The Cutting Café
Buttons and Ribbon from my stash
Doilie: Wild Orchid Crafts
Die: Fiolage by Spellbinders
Crown painted with pink Rustoleum Spray Paint
Sentiment: Maja Design
Color Box Ink


Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Welcome baby

I am entering this card for 3 challenges...
Let's Scrap
http://letsscrap.ning.com/photo/3-19-14?context=latest
In the Pink
http://inthepinkchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/challenge-40-kiddies-corner-or-babies.html
Crafty Girls Challenges
http://4kraftygirlzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/challenge-14.html

Here is my take on these challenges....
























Paper: Textured Paper and K&Co
Pink flowers Rub-on from Imaginisce
Ribbon: The Ribbon Girl
Flower and pins from my stash
Stamp: Just Rite Stamps
Dies: Spellbinders
Archival Ink

Monday, March 17, 2014

I like you a latte!















I am entering this card for 4 challenges....
Cupcake Inspirations
http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2014/03/challenge-252.html
with this photo inspiration....

The Shabby Tea Room
http://theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2014/03/week-210-anything-goes.html
Crafty Girls Challenge
http://4kraftygirlzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/challenge-13.html
The Ribbon Girl Challenge
http://www.theribbongirlchallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/march-colour-challenge.html

Here is my take on these challenges....


























Paper: Textured Cardstock and DCWV
Doilie and Flower: Wild Orchid Crafts
Ribbon: The Ribbon Girl
Spoon charm from my stash
Stickers: Mrs Grossmans
Cup image and card: Silhouette
Sentiment circle: The Cutting Café
Ink: Color Box

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Marilyn Monroe Canvasses

I am entering this projects for 2 challenges.....
Crafty Girls Challenges
http://4kraftygirlzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/challenge-13.html
Cardabilities
http://cardabilities.blogspot.com.au/2014/03/sketch-95-design-team-reveal.html
with this sketch....


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


























I have used 2 (8x8inch) canvasses for this projects.
Paper: Bobunny
Cardboard cutouts: Bobunny
Bling and Pearls: Bobunny and Prima
Stamps: Bobunny
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts
White acrylic paint and bubble wrap used for the painting effects and a sponge applicator
Pictures sourced from the internet
All paper work has been sealed with Modge Podge
Versa Ink: Black
I flipped the sketch 180 degrees for the second canvas

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Blue Card

I am entering this card for 6 challenges...

Mojo Monday
http://mojomonday.blogspot.com/2014/03/mojo-monday-336.html
Cupcake Inspirations
http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2014/03/challenge-251.html
The Shabby Tea Room
http://theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2014/03/week-209-spring-is-near.html
Crafty Girls Challenge
http://4kraftygirlzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/challenge-13.html
Crafty Little Fairies
http://craftylittlefairieschallenge.blogspot.com/2014/03/things-with-wings.html
Maja Designs
http://blog.majadesign.nu/2014/03/march-mood-board/

Here is my take on these challenges...




























Paper: Maja Designs, Cascata and Textured Cardstock
Dies: Memory Box Inc and Sizzix
Martha Stewart Punch
Pearls, flowers, ribbon and doilie: Wild Orchid Crafts
Charm from my stash
Colorbox Inks

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

The Girls

I am entering this layout for 3 challenges....
Wild Orchid Challenge
http://wildorchidchallenge.blogspot.com/2014/03/challenge-98-wings-and-things.html
Cupcake Inspirations
http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2014/03/challenge-251.html
with this photo inspiration...

Prima Marketing Blog
http://prima.typepad.com/prima/2014/03/march-challenges.html
Build-a-page sketch...

















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



















Paper: Prima
Flowers: Prima, Wild Orchid Crafts and Petaloo
Brads, Title and button: MME
Tiles, wooden banners and charm: Prima
Circle with word: Lovely - MME
Envelopes with tags: Melissa Francs
Vintage seam binding
Spellbinders: Banners and teardrop circle dies
Pearls: Wild Orchid Crafts

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Happy Mother's Day

I am entering this card for 6 challenges....
LOTV's Ideas to Inspire
http://ideastoinspire.blogspot.com/p/challenge.html
Ribbons-Pearls-Flowers
Crafty Girls Challenge
http://4kraftygirlzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/challenge-13.html
4 Crafty Chicks
http://www.4craftychicks.blogspot.com/2014/03/4cc-184-shaped-card.html
In the pink
http://inthepinkchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/challenge-39-mothers-daycard-for.html
CRAFT Challenge
http://www.trimmiescraftchallenge.blogspot.com/2014/03/challenge-249-6th-of-march-mothers.html
Cupcake Inspirations
http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2014/03/challenge-251.html
with this photo inspiration


Here is my take on these challenges....

























Paper: Textured Cardstock and Kaisercraft
Patter for butterfly card: The Cutting Café
Butterfly flourish: Silhouette America
Flower and Pearls from my stash
Sentiment Stamp: Lili of the Valley
Spellbinders: Scalloped circle and banner
Archival Ink
Stitching done with sewing machine

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Just for you

I am entering this card for 3 challenges......
Wild Orchid Challenge
http://wildorchidchallenge.blogspot.com/2014/03/challenge-98-wings-and-things.html
Allsorts Challenge Blog
http://allsortschallenge.blogspot.com/2014/03/week-248-spring-is-coming.html
Maja Design
http://blog.majadesign.nu/2014/03/march-mood-board/
with this moodboard...
MarchMB

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



























Paper: Maja Design and Worldwin Cascata Paper
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts
Pearls: The Ribbon Girl and Bobunny
Lace and pearl flourish: The Ribbon Girl
Spellbinder dies for Bird and Sentiment
Pattern for Easel card: Silhouette America
Martha Stewart leave punch
Just Rite Stamps
Archicval Ink
Colorbox Ink
Ribbon from my stash

Sunday, March 2, 2014

"Sew" Fashionable - Tin (Emergency Sewing Kit)
















I am entering this projects for 5 challenges....
Sugar Creek Hollow
http://sugarcreekhollow.blogspot.com/2014/03/81-sew-fashionable.html
In the Pink
http://inthepinkchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2014/02/challenge-38-pink-plus-one_20.html
Divas by Design
http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.com/2014/02/make-it-sparkle.html
Allsorts Challenge Blog
http://allsortschallenge.blogspot.com/2014/03/week-248-spring-is-coming.html
Cupcake Inspirations
http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2014/03/challenge-250.html
with this photo inspiration....


Here is my take on these challenges....

 













































I recycled the tin it had Strawberry wafer sticks in......
Paper: Bobunny and Marion Smith Designs
Dies: Spellbinders, Tim Holtz
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts and Bobunny
Pearls: The Ribbon Girl
Scissor charm
Ribbon from my stash
Colorbox Ink
White lace paper trim: K&Co
Bling Bee: Basic Grey (not sure)
Punches: Martha Stewart