15 April 2021

Harvey Is 1!!!

 Yeah you read it right, ok so its not for another two months....but yeah Harvey is one!!! How on earth did that happened so quickly, he is 10 months old in 2 days. 
I decided to make his birthday card this month because over at 'Creatalicious' we are sponsored by the fabulous 'Rachelle Anne Miller' & I had already purchased this image to use for Harvey's card. Make sure you pop over & see what prize you could win!!!

 Our theme for the next fortnight is.....

SLIMLINE/DL



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Watercooler- masculine
Cardz 4 Guyz- something new.....image, mountain stencil & wave stencil

Images & Colouring Mediums
Images- 'Paper Boat' by Rachelle Anne Miller
Promarkers/Flexmarkers in green
Polychromo Pencils by Faber-Castell in black
Distress Oxides by Tim Holtz in pink
Boy
Skin- cinnamon & medium flesh
Hair- walnut brown, bistre, brown ochre & dark naples brown
Shirt- olive green yellowish
Teddy- walnut brown & bistre
Backpack- indanthrene blue & phthalo blue
Telescope- walnut brown & light yellow ochre
Dino
Body- poppy & warm grey VI
Spots- canary
Boat- warm grey IV, warm grey III & warm grey II
Sky- salty ocean
Sea- salty ocean & mermaid lagoon
Sun- squeezed lemonade & fossilized amber
Mountains- hickory smoke & black soot

Papers & Embellishments
'white' colouring card by Rymans
'white' stamping card by Sheena Douglas
'Purple' card from the A4 stack by Papermill

Tools & Glues
Collall' all purpose glue
Sizzix Bigshot
'circles' die cut by X-Cut negative used for the sun
'krafty scenery #2' stencil by Kraftin' Kimmie
'waves' freebie SVG cut on Scan n Cut
'cloudy skies' stencil by Heffy Doodle
'A & D' from Part 1 of the mini alphabet die cut collection by X-Cut
'O' from Part 2 of the mini alphabet die cut collection by X-Cut
'T & Y' from Part 3 of the mini alphabet die cut collection by X-Cut
'1' magazine freebie
'Slimline/DL white card blank'

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & see what fabulous 'slimline' creations the DT have made
I will be back tomorrow with my next creation. Take care xx



9 April 2021

Snowpeople!

 Hi, I hope you are all doing ok!
I'm here to share my latest 'My Time To Craft Christmas' so for the next fortnight the theme is....

SNOWPEOPLE

so get those super cute snowpeople stamps out & join in with us!



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Aud Sentiments- ATG with a sentiment
Christmas 24- snowpeople

Images & Colouring Mediums
Images- 'scene it around II' & 'scene it around additions' by Clearly Besotted
Polychromo Pencils by Faber-Castell in black
Prism Ink Pad by Hunkydory in pink
Versafine Clair Pigment Ink by Tsukineko in green
Trees- deep cobalt green, hookers green & grass green, 
Trunk-walnut brown & brown burnt sienna
Snow- light phthalo blue & light cobalt turquoise
Glow- light yellow glaze
Scarf- deep red, pale geranium & dark cadmium orange
Buildings- payne's grey
Scarf- blue violet & violet
Moon- canary yellow & jersey cream
Sky- midnight black, french navy & nautical blue
Sentiment & stencil- warm breeze

Papers & Embellishments
'white' colouring card by Rymans
'black' card from the A4 stack by Lime Tree Crafts

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
'snowflake' border punch by EK Express
My stash- stencil & sentiment
Image stamped using 'tuxedo black' ink by Memento

Thank you for stopping by today, I will be back on the 15th, 
until then take care xx



8 April 2021

Monkey Fun!!

 Good morning fellow crafters, I hope you are well! I'm here today to share my latest 'Cardz 4 Galz' creation with you. Our theme for the next fortnight is....

SLIMLINE

these sized cards are all the rage at the minute & I will admit I do like them!!

I was asked by one of Nige's friends to make a card for his wifey, a just because.. So I had no brief , no idea what he wanted, other than it was to be a fun quirky make for no reason in particular! So this is what I made & thankfully he loved it & so did she!!!





Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Unicorn Challenge- include an animal
Dragonfly Dreams- feature a creature

Images & Colouring Mediums
Images & sentiment- 'Monkey' by C.C.Designs
Polychromo Pencils by Faber-Castel in black
Prism Ink Pad by Hunkydory in pink
Left Monkey- cinnamon, medium flesh, burnt umber & burnt sienna
Middle Monkey- cinnamon, medium flesh & brown ochre
Balloon- blue violet, purple violet & violet
Right Monkey- cinnamon, medium flesh & dark sepia
Branch- walnut brown & burnt sienna
Leaves- hookers green & leaf green

Papers & Embellishments
'white' colouring card by Rymans
'purple' card from the A4 stack by Lime Tree Crafts

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
'unbe-leaf-able' stencil by Heffy Doodle
All stamped using 'onyx black' ink by Versafine
stencilling done using 'spring meadow & apple green
'DL slimline white card blank'

Thank you for stopping by today, I will be back tomorrow, so until then take care xx




5 April 2021

Hello Friend

My final post for today, please scroll down & see my previous 2 creations xx

Its time for a new challenge over at 'Incy Wincy' we are sponsored by the fabulous 'Sheepski' So make sure you pop on over here & see what fab prize you could win!!
Our theme for the next fortnight is.......

BORDERS 
or
BRIGHT COLOURS

I decided to use one of my favourite girlie images, along with a new border stamp.  I hope you like it!



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Sweet Stampin'- special woman
Crafty Friends- ladies/girls

Images & Colouring Mediums
Images- 'Winter Warmer' by Sheepski
Tri-Blend Markers by Spectrum Noir in black
Versafine Clair Pigment ink by Tsukineko in pink
Promarkers in green
Skin- fair skin blend
Hair- ice grey shades & ice grey blend
Eyes- blue turquoise blend
Jumper, lips & nails- antique pink blend
Snood- vintage blue blend
Ring- light yellow blend
Sky & stencil- warm breeze
Border- french navy

Papers & Embellishments
'white' colouring card by Rymans
'blue' card from the A4 stack by Lime Tree Crafts
'white' stamping card by Sheena Douglas

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
Sizzix Bigshot
'Hello Friend' Sentiments Too by Spellbinders
'stitched rectangles' thinlits by Sizzix
'stitched squares' by X-Cut
'fade away' stencil by Creative Expressions
'6" white square card blank'

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & see what fabulous creations the DT have made here!
I will be back on the 8th with another DT make, stay safe xx



Father Christmas

 Wow, no posts for a few days then 3 all in one day! This is my second post for today, please scroll down to see my first & pop back later to see my third xx

I'm back to share my 'Happy Little Stampers' Christmas DT creation with you. Our theme for the next month is.....

ANYTHING GOES

(with the added option of)

UNDER THE TREE

I have had this super Santa stamp for a while & thought I'd ink him up!



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Dare 2B Artzy- bright colours
Dragonfly Dreams- feature a creature

Images & Colouring Mediums
Images- 'Father Christmas' by Ryman Briggs
Nuvo Markers by Tonic in red
Promarkers/Flexmarkers in black
Tri-Blend Markers by Spectrum Noir in green
Polychromo Pencils by Faber-Castell in pink
Skin- blush & cinnamon
Beard- dark sepia & cold grey III
Suit- black cherry, strawberry jam & fresh watermelon
Belt- ice grey 5, black, gold & burnt ochre
Gloves & boots- ice grey 5 & black
Dog- muted brown blend
Cat- champagne, bistre & caramel
Ground- cobalt green & light cobalt turquoise

Papers & Embellishments
'white' colouring card by Rymans
'black' card from the A4 stack by Lime Tree Crafts

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
Sentiment stamped using 'onyx black' by Versafine
Image stamped using 'tuxedo black' by Memento
Sentiment from the 'Frosty Friends' set by Clearly Besotted
'6" square white card blank'

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & check out what fab creations the DT have made, to help inspire you!
I will be back later with my 3rd creation of the day, so until stay safe xx