Thursday, 2 July 2015

Favourite Sport?

Its time for a new challenge at As You Like It
Our fab sponsor is

This fortnight's challenge theme is your Favourite Sport (& why).
You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.

Ok so the only sport I do is swimming!
I have been on Holiday in Cyprus for a week and was really good and managed to swim my 3 days from my 7 while I was there...

But I took some crochet with me too!
Can you guess what I am making?

So Now you know I love swimming the only problem is....
I do not own any swimming stamps,

Doh!sooooo I have decided that my favourite Sport stamp I do own is this House Mouse stamp called House-Mouse Cling Stamp - Tee Time
he is soooo cute and soo so easy to colour, using Spectrum Noir and although you can not see it in the photo I dotted the ball with glossy accents so its bumpy.

Here are some challenges I am playing:

Addicted to Stamps and More - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - We're Going Dotty
Cardz 4 Guyz Something Starting with B - Brown & Ball (golf)
Creative Card Crew - Clean and Simple

Hugs me :)

Tuesday, 23 June 2015

Name that tune!

Hey all it's Tuesday and it's time for a new
challenge at Top Tip Tuesday Challenge

We have a great theme it's easy in a way
The theme is
Name that tune!
Song inspired

Our Awesome Sponsor is Stamp and

I think you can name my Tune no problem at all!
I have use my new gansai tambi watercolor paints
I love the effect but I think I will need some more practice too.

Here are some challenges I am playing:

Challenge Up Your Life monochrome - Blues
Addicted to CAS - Splash - Splatter/splash watercolors
Allsorts Use a stamp not a digi - Woodware Cling Stamp
Simon Says Stamp - Use Your Favorite Technique and/or Product - Water colouring - Product My New watercolors

Have a great day hugs me x

Thursday, 18 June 2015

Whats your Favourite Book?

Its time for a new challenge at As You Like It
and the theme is 
Favourite Book Inspiration (& why).
You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.

Our fab sponsor is
Wild Orchid Crafts

Hmmm this is a difficult challenge for me because I was not a great reader due to being dyslexic and still am not a great reader of books... but when I had my son I started trying to read aloud children's books....  I think did enjoy reading books and short stories to him and also to the children when I worked in a nursery school and one of the stories I found and enjoyed working on is  The Hungry Mouse
The Story is short and a little funny its about a mouse who had a very bad time finding food, the ending is a little (cough) ermm Sad/fun
so I was inspired to use a House mouse image and this one with the mouse and cheese was just right. the sentiment I have made on my PC and the image is coloured with Spectrum noir pens.
I thought I would play a few challenges too!

House Mouse Challenge - Holidays - Christmas 
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - Furry Friends
Addicted to Stamps - Clean and Simple
One Layer Christmas - Anything goes with optional twist: Green - (no twist this time)
Sparkles - Christmas Animals

Have a great week hugs me x

Wednesday, 10 June 2015

When the Red Red Robin.........

Hey all it's Wednesday and we have a new challenge over at 

We are working on the theme letter L this time and the challenge this is
L - Lyrics... song as inspiration

We have a super great Sponsor

and for my card I am having a first play with my new paints
gansai tambi watercolor

I know I need a LOT of practice!

Song: When The Red, Red Robin ...

Here are some challenges I am playing:
Sweet Stamps Technique - Anything Goes
Sparkles Forum - Christmas Animals
Natalie and Amy's - Christmas
Crafty Hazelnuts - Anything Christmas goes

have a great day!
hugs me x

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