Sunday 29 July 2012


Time for this fortnights challenge in our Christmas Card Club   (see my side bar for us girls playing) set by Dawn....add an Angel....

I have used musical angels from last years LOTV release......coloured with my new Tim Holts pens....part of my new stash from Doncaster....labels 1 spellbinder,star spellbinder, sentiment LOTV and nitwits papers.... a bit of ribbon from my stash and lots and lots of stickles sparkle....maybe I went a bit overboard with the glitter! I love these challenges it makes me use all the stamps I have bought and never inked up!...just seen the new LOTV release and having to sit on my hands but I bet I give in at Donnington Park....anyone going I am going on the saturday if anyone fancies a coffee.....looking forward to seeing your wonderful creations on Sunday   have a good weekend girls.....
I am entering this in Hazels challenge add a bit of ribbon

Sunday 22 July 2012

another mulberry wood card

you can tell I really love this cd....

not such a good photo sorry its a fold back card...I always have trouble snapping these....
had a wonderful time at Doncaster last Sunday and really must play with some of my goodies....hope you are loving this sunshine at last....happy weekend.

Thursday 19 July 2012

Mulberry Wood

I am absolutely in love with this CD and the art work!

its the right side of cute and the print quality is really I have been having fun...Mum is not so well  struggling today...bless

Sunday 15 July 2012

Sue's challenge "humourous"

well it is time for our fortnightly Christmas card challenge where we make cards for fun and friendship with a small group of ladies(see my side bar for their names)who want to get ahead and have our cards made through out the year if you fancy joining us just let anyone of us to see you .
This challenge was set by Sue and it had to be humorous....well it made me smile whilst I was crafting it!!!!
Hope all you are having a good weekend ours is dry so far and Mum is doing well after her Radiotherapy on Wednesday...fingers crossed.

 I just love these Housemouse designs.....paper is from the housemouse inserts CD and the christmas trees are Marianne design dies. Looking forward to seeing all your cards Sunday night

Monday 9 July 2012

just playing

I needed a bit of relax time and had seen Ali Reeve on C&C doing a water stamping technique so I thought I would give it a try.....5 different kinds of paper and card later sucess   or I think so

so this was my first successful I had another go
hope you like them....

Sunday 1 July 2012

Chris's challenge...Blue Santa

its time for our Christmas card challenge and Chris has set us the challenge of a Blue Santa...(please go to my side bar for the list of the ladies who play and if you fancy joining us contact Clare or Keryn) here is my card

I used Nitwits papers glitters and glossy accents and made the pearls from the cosmic shimmer pearl PVA, I had great fun decoupaging the santa...
On a sad note my dear old Mum has been diagnosed with an inoperable cancer but we are keeping life as normal as possible and going to enjoy our time together.....