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I started this blog in 2012 so I could join Challenges. I am now on seven design teams. I hope you like my cards. I started stamping in 1995 but my cards are still mostly cute and fairly simple.
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Friday, 18 April 2014

Creative Fingers No 32

Challenge at Creative Fingers No 32 this week is Easter

Our sponsor is Crafty Sentiments who gave us some lovely images to use

I have printed out Crafty Sentiments digital stamp "Flora", coloured her with markers and layered onto Pininkie daisy paper.  Printed sentiment from Create with TLC and layered on top.  Added ribbon, flower and flower brad.  Layered all onto pink card.

I hope you will go over to Creative Fingers and see the lovely cards by the design team and join in the challenge.

I would  like to enter this card into Crafty Hazelnut's Monthly Patterned paper challenge

Fab n Funky challenge 212 - flower power

Fantastic Tuesday challenge 31 Pastel colours

Word Art Wednesday

Sweet Stampin challenge - flowers

Pink Gem challenge 117 - Spring is in the air

Craftitude challenge No 63

Challenge 63 at Craftitude this fortnight is Anything Goes/Spring has sprunge (Easter or spring colours or images)

and our sponsor this fortnight is Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps and More who has given us some lovely images to use
This is my ATC

Have embossed purple card with Cuttlebug "Daisies".  Printed out Robyn's Fetish digital image "Ms Cutie Bear", coloured with markers, cut out and layered onto purple card.  Added flower and dragonfly brads.

I hope you will go over to Craftitude and see the lovely cards by the design team and enter the challenge.

I would also like to add my ATC to the Pink Gem challenge Spring is in the air.

Scrappers Delights challenge 20

Scrappers Delights challenge No 20 is Bloomin Lovely - use flowers on your card

I have embossed pink card with Cuttlebug Daisies,  Added paper from Scrappers Delights Natures Little Wonders digi paper set and ribbon.  Printed Scrappers Delights digi stamp Honey 2 onto white, coloured with markers, cut out and layered on top of card.  Added flower washi tape across the bottom.  Stamped Happy Birthday and added punched flowers.

I would also like to add this card to Open Minded Crafting Fun No 8 Easter or pastel colours

Crafting when we can No 67.  Now I am not sure what the challenge is here as at one place it says Ribbon/Twine/washi tape and another place says ribbon/flowers/washi tape.
So I have used ribbon, flowers and washi tape.

Corrosive Challenges 197 - pretty pastels

Pink Gem Challenge blog - Spring is in the air

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Feeling Sketchy No 87

Feeling Sketchy No 87

and this is my card

Have embossed white card with Cuttlebug Christmas stars embossing folder, added paper from Kaiser Crafty 6-1/2" paper pad "Mint Twist" and ribbon.  Printed Lu Lu Designs "Merry Christmas circle", cut out layered onto punched green card and then onto red card and layered on top.
Layered all onto green card.

I hope you will go over to Feeling Sketchy and see the lovely cards by the design team and join in the challenge.
The sponsors for April are Molossi and Trinket track.

I would like to enter this card into Completely Christmas challenge 7 Anything Goes
Decosses Dynamite Doodles 12 months of Christmas cards link up
Crafty Hazelnut's Monthly Christmas card challenge anything goes


Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Flat Friends challenge 19 - use a sentiment

The challenge at Flat Friends this month is use a sentiment

I have layered Flat Friends digi stamp "Bee Happy" onto paper from Imagine That Bees and Sunflower papers set and coloured her with markers.  Added more bees, flowers and sentiments from Imagine That Bees n Sunflowers kit.    Added bee brad and flower brads.  Layered all onto black paper/

I would also like to enter my card into Word Art Wednesday  challenge 127

Just Inspirational April monthly challenge

The April monthly challenge at Just Inspirational is family or friends

I have made my card following the sketch 305 at Sketch Saturday so I will also enter into The Sketch Saturday challenge 305
I have layered a circle onto paper from Pinkinkie daisies set, Added sentiment from Create with TLC, and layered onto white card (it looks a bit grey in the scan)
Printed Di's Digi Designs "Penny Little Bears" onto white card, coloured with markers, cut out and layered onto circle.  Added flower and brad.

I would also like to enter this card into Crafty Hazelnut's monthly patterned paper challenge

Corrosive challenge 197 Pretty pastels.

Word Art Wednesday 127

Imagine That April Challenge

Imagine That Monthly Freebie challenge No 19 April
Everyone who entered a card into the March challenge received a free set to make a card for the April challenge.  If you haven't joined in yet you can buy the set at a discounted price and join in the challenge and then you will receive the freebie for next month.

I have used the precoloured image from the free set, layered it onto green then red circle then onto paper from Imagine That's Blossoms and Bugs paper.  Added 1/2 one of the sentiments from the free set, added flower and brad.

I made this card to the sketch 305 at Sketch Saturday so will also add this card into Sketch Saturday 305 challenge.
I will also enter my card into Crafty Hazelnut's monthly Patterned paper challenge