Wednesday, 25 November 2015

X is for 4x4 at ABC Christmas challenge

Thanks Helen for 2 things

Posting my challenge when I could not get to it and also for the AWESOME Stamp set of which
the flourish helped me make my cards
Oh yeah and for reminding me theres only one month to go until Christmas Day!

This week's challenge theme is:

'X is for 4x4'
Make a 4x4 inch card or box...simples!

Our sponsor this week is the wonderful Wild Rose Studio

Sooo then I decided to have an inky play

Here are my 4x4 by 4 cards

I have used different colours of distress inks and also clear embossing powder & ink 
and the Iron off technique to create my cards.

Here are some challenges I would like to play -

Fab 'n' Funky - Christmas
Addicted to Stamps and More - Make Your Mark
Whimsy Inspiration - Anything Goes - Holiday
Aud Sentiments Anything Goes + A Sentiment
Sweet Stamps November - Anything Goes
Sweet Stamps November - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Christmas

Thursday, 19 November 2015

Favourite season at As You Like It Challenge

Hi everyone,

Its Thursday and its time for a new As You Like It Challenge 

The sponsor of this challenge is

Sweet and Sassy Stamps

This fortnight it's my turn to post the challenge and the theme?
Showcase a project using your Favourite Season (& why).
You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.

Hmmmm Difficult for me!
The fact I LOVE spring for all the plants and flowers in my garden start coming back to life and the trees start budding up and flowering!


For making cards...

IT has to be Winter

Because when Winter comes Christmas is not far behind! and I LOVE christmas all the baking and christmas card sending so...

for my project this time I have made a Christmas card with a poinsettia stamp and some distress inks

Here are some challenges I would like to play - 

Whimsy Inspiration - Anything Goes - Holiday
Aud Sentiments Anything Goes + A Sentiment
Cardz 4 Galz Your Favourite Christmas Colour Combo
A Snowflakes Promise Anything Goes with a Winter or Christmas Theme
Sweet Stamps November - Anything Goes
Fab 'n' Funky - WOW (only color allowed is on image)
Simon Says Stamp - Christmas

have a great day hugs me x

Wednesday, 11 November 2015

Wild and not just the weather!

Good morning all, What a shocking week weather wise!
WOW floods and trains cancelled!

My Son had to ring me from College on Monday because he was stranded with no cash to get a bus saying that I would NOT have wanted to be on a bus it was horrendous enough in the car.

We have a new challenge for you this week at ABC Christmas challenge
and some sad news of Angela and Chris leaving but
Some more Great news of another fabulous New DT member

joining us, We still have the DT call running so you have a little longer to enter!
The GREAT news is we have the awesomely talented
Lorraine joining our team. Check out her blog!
Be prepared to be hooked on her blog!

Our challenge theme for this fortnight is
 W for Wild
and the fabulous sponsor is our very own Lacey with
Stamp and

For my creation I have got a little addicted to Crochet
at the moment so I got this a Tatty Teddy Kit and decided to give it a go....
Here is my little chap and with the leftover Blue from his Nose and some white from my stash
I made him a scarf and hat

Challenges I would like to enter:

Suzy Bee's Bloomin' - ATG twist Blue & White
Animal Friends - Hat, scarves or gloves (must have an animal)
Papertake Weekly - Christmas Critters

Have a Great week and hope you can come join in with the challenge
hugs me x

Thursday, 5 November 2015

What is your Favourite Hobby?

WOW November!
where the heck is this year going?
Mind you I have to say I am pleased its nearly the end it's been a very bumpy year
We have a new challenge over at As you like it!

The sponsor of this challenge is

The challenge this time is Favourite Hobby?
but you must 
explain WHY it is your favourite.

Oh my Gosh how to choose a favourite?

When I enjoy so many hobbies

I LOVE crafting, baking, reading and taking photos
I also love gardening and our animals and those that know me know I have quite a few.... but.... I LOVE to crochet so I have chosen that as my favourite, I am really enjoying that at the moment and the reason why is that I can take it anywhere!

and here is my latest hot off the hook

I think I have to say He and I think He has a character already

He just needs a name now?

Through The Craft Room Door - Always Anything Goes
2 Creative Chicks - Anything Goes
ABC Challenge - U is for Unlimited

Have a great rest of the week
hugs me x

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