21 November 2020

Christmas Candle

 Its time for a new challenge over at 'Sheepski' over on Andrea's Facebook page you will find new releases & a Sheepski image only challenge. So why not pop over & check it out.

Were are an ATG challenge with an added option theme which this month is...

HOLIDAYS ARE COMING



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
C.R.A.F.T. - Christmas
MAWTT- Christmas flowers
Simon Says Stamp- Christmas

Images & Colouring Mediums
Images- 'Christmas Candle' by Sheepski
Polychromo Pencils by Faber-Castell 
Candlestick- yellow ochre & cream
Wick- dark indigo
Flame- deep red, dark cadmium orange, dark cadmium yellow & light chrome yellow
Candle holder- helio turquoise & cobalt turquoise
Poinsettias- cold grey VI, dark red, deep scarlet red & cadmium yellow
Ground- dark sepia, warm grey V & warm grey IV
Candle light- dark cadmium yellow & naples yellow

Papers & Embellishments
'white' colouring card by Rymans
DP- 'Winter Wonderland' from the Signature Collection by Sara Davies
'black' card from Lynda Chapman

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
Scan & Cut
'foil quill' by We R Memory Keepers
'silver foil' by We R Memory Keepers
Font downloaded 'Parisienne'
'6" square white card blank'


Thank you for stopping by today, I really appreciate you taking the time to say hi!
I will be back on the 27th so until then stay safe xx



20 November 2020

Baa Humbug!

 Morning fellow crafters, its freezing cold here this morning & I've got to go out. Brrrrr please think of me while you're all snug & warm lol!! I need to rush around as I need some me time today! Harvey was 5 months old yesterday so we took him out & spoilt him lol! Yeah I know only 5 months but come on he is the cutest Piggy ever!!!





Anyhoos, I'm here to share my latest 'Cardz 4 Galz' creation with you for the next fortnight we want to see your creations for the theme.....

CUTE CHRISTMAS



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Aud Sentiments- Christmas/winter animals 
Cute Card Thursday- sentimental
Fab 'n' Funky- hand stamped sentiment
Artsystamper- critters

Images & Colouring Mediums
Images & sentiment- 'Baa Humbug' by Clearly Besotted
Polychromo Pencils by Faber-Castell in black
Distress Oxides by Tim Holtz in pink
Sheep- black, warm grey VI, raw umber & brown ochre
Fairy lights- deep red, purple violet, middle phthalo blue, dark yellow chrome & light magenta
Sign- warm grey Vi, dark sepia, walnut brown, permanent green, leaf green, bistre & deep red
Plant pot- prussian blue, helio turquoise & cobalt turquoise
Tree- burnt umber & bistre
Bauble- middle cadmium red & scarlet red
Ground- cobalt blue, ultramarine, light ultramarine & sky blue
Snowflake die- salty ocean

Papers & Embellishments
'white' card by Lynda Chapman
DP- Kanban
'turquoise' card by Lime Tree

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
Sizzix Bigshot
'snowflake corner' die by Memory Box 98238
All stamped using 'onyx black' ink by Versafine
'5" square white card blank' 

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & check out what fab 'cute Christmas' creation the DT have created to help inspire you this challenge.
I will be back tomorrow, so until the stay safe xx




16 November 2020

With Love From Rory

 Its time for a new challenge over at 'Creatalicious' where for the next month the theme is...

AUTUMN/THANKS GIVING

We were lucky enough to receive an image to play with from our sponsor. Please check on the challenge blog for full details.

As you will see from my images (a few sorry) I loved playing with this image. I layered it up 4 times & I think it gives it great dimension.


I think next time I will fill in the sentiment with foil, still learning!




Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Inkspirational- frame it!

Images & Colouring Mediums
Images- 'Rory's Autumn's in the Air' by Colour of Love
Polychromo Pencils by Faber-Castell
Skin- medium flesh & light flesh
Eyes- deep cobalt green, grass green & permanent green
Bobbles- prussian blue, helio turquoise, cobalt turquoise & cobalt green
Hair- dark sepia, cold grey VI & brown ochre
Jumper- violet & purple violet
Scarf- helio turquoise, cobalt turquoise, cobalt green, cold grey V & cold grey IV
Leaves- bistre, brown ochre, burnt umber, burnt ochre, light yellow ochre, indian red, dark sepia & sanguine
Berries- middle cadmium red & deep red
Sunflower- dark cadmium orange, dark cadmium yellow, naples yellow, burnt umber & dark sepia
Sky- light phthalo blue

Papers & Embellishments
'black' card from the A4 stack by Lynda Chapman
'white' colouring card by Rymans

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
'3mm black foam squares' Stix2 
'radiant gold' Nuvo gilding flakes by Tonic
Scan n Cut
'with love' Foil Quill 
'5 x 7" white card blank

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over to the challenge blog & see what fab autumn creations the DT have made
I will be back on the 19th so until then take care & stay safe xx















13 November 2020

Friday 13th!!

 Its time for a new challenge over at My Time To Craft. As it falls on Friday the 13th of the month I decided I wanted to do a fun challenge, so the theme for the next fortnight is....


GOOD LUCK


My friend is going through a rough time at the moment, having contracted this awful virus & as she is waiting for some exam results, that she took like a bazillion years ago!! I thought this was the perfect opportunity to send her a good luck card & to let her know I'm thinking of her xx



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
The Crafting Challenge- add a sentiment

Images & Colouring Mediums
Images- 'Lily' by Creative Expressions
Inktense Pencils by Derwent in black
Distress Inks by Tim Holtz in pink
Leaves & stems- ionian green, beech green, hookers green & field green
Petals- violet & red violet
Stamens- sun yellow
Background- milled lavender

Papers & Embellishments
DP- Bebunni 'floral collection' by Crafters Companion
'purple' card from the A4 stack by Lime Tree Crafts
My stash- 4mm purple gems

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
Scan n Cut
'Monkey Mayhem' font
'clear hologram sparkle' embossing powder by WOW!
'6 " white card blank'

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & Check out what fabulous 'good luck' creations the DT have made to help inspire you for this challenge!
I will be back on the 15th, until the stay safe xx 









12 November 2020

What A Cutie!

I just want to say sorry for not being around on blogland much just lately, with having a gorgeous grandson at home I keep getting distracted lol Also I've been a bit poorly for the last week. Hopefully after Christmas & things settle down after all the excitement, things will get back to normal xx

 Its time for me to share my latest 'Not Just Cards' creation with you. As always the theme is...

ATG

you can enter anything, cards, scrapbook pages etc

I decided to use a new stamp/die set for this make....I think the final result is super cute, what do you think?



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
2 Crafty Critter Crazies- ATG with a critter

Images & Colouring Mediums
Images, sentiment & dies- 'Have A Nice Day' Gemini by Crafters Companions
Polychromo Pencils by Faber-Castell
Mouse- cinnamon, medium flesh, light flesh, cold grey IV &cold grey III
Stems & leaves- pine green, permanent green & grass green
Flower centres- burnt umber & dark cadmium yellow 
Petals- helio turquoise, cobalt turquoise, cobalt green, light cadmium red, dark cadmium orange, dark chrome yellow, middle cadmium red, scarlet red, light cadmium red, dark cadmium orange, dark chrome yellow, mauve & manganese violet

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
Sizzix Bigshot
All stamped using 'onyx black' ink by Versafine
'5" white card blank'

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & see what fab ATG creations the DT
 have made. I will be back on the 13th so until then take care xx