26 November 2014

Dolly's Birthday!

Today sees the start of a new challenge over at The Stamping Chef, where the theme as always is 'anything goes'

You don't need to use a Stamping Chef image, but if you do you get entered into the draw twice for the chance to win 3 digi images of your choice from the fabulous collection at The Stamping Chef.

I decided to use an image I haven't used before, no idea why because she is gorgeous!

I thought she would look fab with bright coloured balloons & presents!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Robyn's Fetish- use a digi
Sweet Stampin'- birthday
ABC Challenge- X = Xtra special
Ladybug Crafts- bright colours
Craft for the Craic- birthday

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Dolly's Birthday' by The Stamping Chef
Promarker/Flexmarker- words
Spectrum Noir pencils- numbers
Skin- coral, sunkissed pink, blush & 93
Hair- march hare, 96, 94, 90, warm grey 3, 120 & 118
Dress & hair bow- sunset, 99, 73, 33, 32 & 26
Balloons & ribbons- blossom, 42, 37, lemon, 22, 20, 14, sky blue, 73 & 71
Presents & ribbons- chartreuse, 58, 47, lemon, 22, 20, 14, lilac, 39, 38, blossom, 30 & 29
Ground- 118, 115 & 114

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Beach Babe' by Fancy Pants Designs
Sentiment by 'Paula Pascal' from Personal Impressions from Natalie & Amy's
My stash- pink card, blue paper & 2mm, 3mm & 4mm pink pearls

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot
'Precious Hearts' die cuts by Memory Box 98474
'5" square white card blank' from Natalie & Amy's

Thank you for topping by today, I hope you are all keeping well
please pop over & see what fantastic 'anything goes' creations the DT have made for you this week
Hugs  xx

24 November 2014

Merry Christmas from Lili

It's time for me to show you my Monday Inspirational creation for Inky Impressions. This week I have used one of Inky's cutest images....well I think so anyhoos lol!

You also have until tomorrow night Tuesday 25th November at 6pm UK time to get your entries in for the Inky Impression challenge, where this week the theme is 'anything goes with pearls'

Right on with my Inky Inspirational creation!

Just loved colouring Lili in, didn't want to add to much to the card.

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
My Perfect Life- any Christmas card
Stamping Sensations- Christmas
We Do Doobado- Christmas
52 (Christmas) Card- paper piercing
Crafty Catz- winter theme

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Winter Mailbox Lili' by Inky Impressions
Promarker/Flexmarker- words
Spectrum Noir Pencils- numbers
Skin- coral, sunkissed pink, blush & 08
Hair- primrose, 93, 88 & 14
Scarf & mittens- oasis, 55, 52, 50, heather, 78 & 77
Jacket- oasis, 55, 54 & 53
Trousers- sandstone, 91, 90 & 86
Boots- heather, 78, 77, oasis & 55
Mailbox- sunset, 93, blue grey 2, 120, 119, 117, henna & 97
Birdie- powder blue, 73, 67, tulip yellow, 22, blossom & 32
Snow- 64 & turquoise (Panpastel)
Tim Holtz distress inks
Sentiment colour distressed using 'milled lavender' from Natalie & Amy's
Sky- ultramarine blue shade & turquoise

Papers & Embellishments
DP- from my scrap box
'Merry Christmas' ticket sentiment by Inky Impressions
My stash- card candi, ribbon & purple card

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
'Collall 3D' glue with tools from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot
'Lace Border #5' die cut by Die'sire
Faux stitching holes done using Dovecraft's craft essentials ruler 
'5" square white card blank' from Natalie & Amy's

Thank you for stopping by today. Don't forget the challenge here & pop over & see what the other inspirational DT have been making this week here.
Hugs xx

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22 November 2014

Time & Space!

As today is Saturday, it can only mean one thing....a new challenge is starting over at 
My Time To Craft. Also I'm really happy as I've got Nige home off work until Tuesday yay....he only has one weekend off a month, so I get a bit carried away being able to spend time with him lol!

This week we want to see your...


creations. So think aliens, clocks, DR Who, spaceships anything like that.

I decided to use an image I have had for an absolute age & not used. There is a whole load of aliens, robots & spaceships in the set. They are by Pollycraft & sorry to say I can't find them in the  Little Miss Muffet store!

I thought he was the perfect digi to decoupage!
The 'nuts about you' was supposed to mean as in mad, nut! 
Not squirrel nuts as our Danni said to me lol

Challenges I Would Like to Enter
Brown Sugar- 2 or more colours
Crafters Cafe- anything goes
Little Red Wagon- layers
Everybody Art- circles

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Critters Ship' from the Critters & Cogs set by Pollycraft
Spectrum Noir pencils & Sansodor
Alien- 60, 57, 46 & 45
Spaceship- 118, 114, 112, 69, 64, 14 & 12
Sky- phthalo blue
Tim Holtz distress inks
Clouds- tumbled glass

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Funky Vintage' by Dovecraft
'I'm Nut About You' sentiment from the 'Woodland Squirrel' stamp set by Dawn Bibby
My stash- yellow card

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
'Collall 3D' glue with tools from
Sizzix Bigshot
'Clouds' die cuts by Joy Crafts 6002/0199
'5" square white card blank' from Natalie & Amy's

Thank you for stopping by today xx Please pop over & see what fab 'Time & Space' creations the team have made 
Hugs xx

18 November 2014

Baking Sammy!

This is my second post for today please scroll down to see my 'Try Stampin' on Tuesday' creation! x

Morning & welcome to my post showing you an image from the 'new release' over at 
Inky Impressions. You really need to pop over & check out all of the images & sentiments that the DT have had the pleasure of creating with. 
Also while you are there why not sign up to our brand new monthly newsletter. You will be kept up to date with what's going on with the Inkettes, maybe the odd freebie here & there....also money off codes for certain stamps! 

Ok I'm a bit excited now, as I just loved colouring Sammy in. He was an absolute dream to colour, just love him lots!

Didn't want to add to much faff to the card, need Sammy to be centre of attention!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Card Mania- use a digi
The Crazy- favourite technique (colouring with pencils)
Stempelgarten- all kinds of animals

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Baking Sammy' by Inky Impressions
Spectrum Noir Pencils & Sansodor
Sammy- 93, 88, 85, 118, 110, 102 & 100
Chef's Hat- 115, 114, 112 & 75
Apron- 115, 114 & 112
Mixing bowl- 75, 69 & 64
Spoon & shaker- 32, 26, 25 & 23
Mixture- 91 & 89
Recipe book- 114, 26, 25 & 23
Ground- 118, 116 & 114

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Checks' by Papercellar
My stash- black card

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
'6" square white card blank' from Natalie & Amy's

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & see what fantastic creations the DT have made using the 'new release' images....
Hugs xx

Twice as Nice!

This is my first post for today, please pop back later to see my creation for the 'new release' over at Inky Impressions xx

Before I get to that I need to share my creation for 'Try Stampin' on Tuesday' with you. We have a great sketch for you to follow & a theme. Don't forget the sketch is a must, the theme is optional!
You can find the sketch here....or scroll down to the bottom of my post!

Not 100% sure about this card, even number always scare me...oh well I'm sure it will grow on me lol!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Animal Friend- it's cold
Crafty Hazelnuts- Christmas
Dies R Us- Christmas

Colouring Mediums
Tim Holtz distress inks
Colour distressing has been done using 'tumbled glass'

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Silent Night' by First Edition
'Crystal Ice' Stickles

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot
'Deer & Snowflake' die cuts from the 'Christmas Village' set by Marianne D COL1330 from Natalie & Amy's 
'Country Landscape' de cut by Memory Box 98239
'5" square white card blank' from Natalie & Amy's

This weeks sketch...with the optional theme of 'twice as nice'

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & see what fab creations the DT have made with this sketch & great theme!
Hugs xx