Friday, 24 June 2016

Crafty Catz Challenge #330 ~ Lets Button It

Good morning, time for another fab challenge over at Crafty Catz and this week it's the turn of our wonderful leader Carol to choose the theme and she wants us to Button It, so lets see all your wonderful buttons.  Our fabulous sponsor this week is ... 


PRIZE......3 IMAGES OF WINNERS CHOICE 
The DT were given some great images to play along with this week and I chose 'Outhouse' and have used it to make a New Home card.  Coloured with a mix of markers.  Paper is from Raspberry Road Designs and teamed it with Kraft cs. The tag is cut on the Cricut and text added by hand (shock horror! lol) I then added a key to the tag with some string.  My button is my flowerpot which is holding some sunflowers.  Now I just need to make an envelope as its a bit deep then I can get it off in the post!
I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Allsorts #368 ~ How does your garden grow
Craft Your Passion #317 ~ ATG
Little Red Wagon #347 ~ Kraft-tastic
Crafty Creations #318 ~ ATG
Thanks for stopping by x





Friday, 17 June 2016

Crafty Catz Challenge 329 ~ Going Dottie

Hi all, well here we are at Friday again, the week goes by so quickly, thankfully this is my weekend off actually my long weekend off as I'm off today as well. So as its Friday that means time for a new challenge over at Crafty Catz and this week it's my turn to choose the theme so lets 'Go Dottie!' lots of spots and dots this week please.  We have a fabulous sponsor who have been very generous in giving the DT some images to play with, our sponsor is


Winners Prizes: - We will donate a £8/$15USD digi voucher to your readers maximum per challenge. Prize cannot be exchanged for cash and no overages are allowed on the voucher value.

So for my card I have use 'One for You - Winnie Fruit Punch' and I have coloured this cutie using a mix of markers, pencils and some SN Sparkles.  The papers are all from a glittered paper pad from The Range, love the pink and green colour theme of them.The bows are a TH die cut and I added a pink buttons, the sentiment is a stamp and the die cut ribbon border is a new die I got just the other day when it happened to fall in my basket at Hobbycraft! Ribbon is from my stash.
 I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Sweet Stampin' ~ 3 or more layers
Allsorts #367 ~ Fancy bows and ribbons
Craft Your Passion #316 ~ ATG
Crafty Gals Corner ~ Summer Fun
The Paper Shelter #253 ~ Ribbons and buttons
Creative Inspirations #253 ~ Spring into Summer
As You Like It ~ Favourite Die and why. Love the TH bows as I'm not very good at tying them! so this comes in very handy when a good bow is required. (also loving my new ribbon border die too!)
Cardz 4 Galz #24 ~ Summer Fun
Thanks for stopping by x

Friday, 10 June 2016

Crafty Catz Challenge #328 ~ Animal Magic

Good morning all, over at Crafty Catz this week our gorgeous Naomi has chosen the theme of 'Animal Magic' and we are being sponsored by 



PRIZE.....3 DIGI IMAGES 

The DT were very kindly given some images to use for the challenge, I have used 'Happy Mouse' and coloured him with a mix of markers.  Papers are are glittered and from a pad I got at The Range teamed with some blue cs, I added gems to match the spotty paper, a sentiment from Sentimental Sunday and finished off with a punched branch and some flowers from my stash.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Craft Your Passion #315 ~ ATG
Thanks for stopping by x

Sunday, 5 June 2016

A little bit of Mr Maker

Ok so I had a request from a work friend for a card for a 2 year old who is crazy about Mr Maker, who? says I! lol so anyway after a quick google I found said Mr Maker and his shapes so this is what I based the card on.  Shapes all cut on the Cricut, embossed the '2' and raised it on foam pads, also made an envelope as it ended up being unconventional in size! lol, just hope it fits the bill for her so fingers crossed.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Die Cuttin' Divas #268 ~ ATG with a die cut
Inspiration Destination #88 ~ ATG
Creative Inspiration #252 ~ ATG
Crafty Girls Creations #20 ~ ATG
Creative Fingers #110 ~ ATG
Thanks for stopping by x

Friday, 3 June 2016

Crafty Catz Challenge #327 ~ Add A Butterfly

Good morning happy crafters, well here we are it's Friday and time for a new challenge over at Crafty Catz and this week the theme has been chosen by our wonderful Christine and she would like to see you add a butterfly (or more) so nice and easy for you this week.  We have a fabulous sponsor too who was very generous and gave the DT all an image to play along with.  The sponsor is 


PRIZE......ADFD WILL PROVIDE 3$ GIFT VOUCHER
this is equal to 3 images of winners choice

I have used the adorable image 'Flowers In My Garden', she is coloured with a mix of markers and some SN sparkle on her hair and dress. Papers are from First Editions New Bloom.  The butterflies are dies and the circles and mats are cut on the Cricut as are the tags which are finished with a stamped sentiment and a heart brad.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
A Gem Of A Challenge #170 ~ Weather (I chose summer)
Craft Your Passion #314 ~ ATG
Crafty Boots ~ Butterflies and bees
Die Cuttin' Divas #268 ~ ATG with die cuts
The Paper Shelter #251 ~ Flowers everywhere
Crafting For All Seasons #127 ~ Make it girly
Thanks for stopping by x

Friday, 27 May 2016

Crafty Catz Challenge #326 ~ Get Ready For Summer

Good morning well over at Crafty Catz it's time for a new challenge and this week the theme of 'Get Ready For Summer' has been chosen by our fabulous Dianne, well I hope this week has been summery as I have been away this week (for work) and this is a sheduled post, I'm due home later today.  So we have a fabulous sponsor for this week, it's


prize...7 images of winners choice
And the DT were very kindly given some fantastic images to play along with.  I have used the very cute 'Bee Flower' and coloured with a mix of markers and added some Spectrum Sparkles to the body and wings of the bee, the body of the ladybug and to the petals of the flower, unfortunately the sparkle doesn't show up in the photo.  The funky summer paper is from Bearly Mine Designs, did a corner cut on the Cricut, stamped sentiment and finished off with a bee charm on some glittered yellow bakers twine.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:


Thanks for stopping by x

Sunday, 22 May 2016

Wake up and smell the coffee!

Over on TEW facebook page there is a mini colouring contest going on and there is a very special image which is only available to members of the Facebook group at a discounted price.  The image is 'Lucy Loo Coffee Aroma'.  I decided to challenge myself by going with red hair, I still struggle to find the right combinations.  So once I had finished colouring her I just had to make a card with her. I have used black cs and the paper is from a pad called Greatest Glory which I got from the Range. The black mat has been embossed with keys and behind that is a border cut using the Cricut.  I have embellished with skeleton leaves, a rolled paper flower and little key charm.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Tuesday Throwdown #294 ~ Embossing
Crafty Gals Corner #72 ~ May flowers
The Paper Shelter #249 ~ Charming
Crafting For All Seasons #126 ~ Add some embossing
Brown Sugar #199 ~ ATG
TFL