18 October 2018

Spoopy Spiders

Its that time of year my hubby loves....I get so scared, I don't do spoopy things & I most definitely don't do spiders lol...unless they are super cute.

Anyhoos I'm here to share my latest 'If You Give A Crafter A Cookie' creation with you. You will find this fortnights cookie here or at the end of my post.



Challenges I Would Like To Enter

Images & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Trick or Treat Spider' by 2 Cute Ink
Promarkers/Flexmarkers in black
Faber-Castell Polychromo Pencils in brown
Tim Holtz Distress Oxides in red
Spider body- warm grey 3, black, cold grey VI & prussian blue
Pumpkins- pumpkin & burnt sienna 
Background- salty ocean

Papers & Embellishments
'blue' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
'white' colouring card by Rymans
My stash- silver mirri card
Spiders legs made from the spider web die cut, coloured with 'blue topaz' Spectrum Noir metallic marker

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
'Collall 3D' glue with tools
Sizzix Bigshot
'checkered/chequered' Tri-boss embossing folder by Design Objectives
'spiders web' die cut by Craft House
'4" square white card blank

 This fortnight cookies

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop back tomorrow as I will be back with my next share
Until then take care xx


15 October 2018

Christmas Cheer!!

I can't believe its already October & the middle of the month ...madness!!!

Anyhoos I'm here today to share with you my latest creation for 'The Merry Christmas' challenge blog. Where as always the theme is....

ANYTHING CHRISTMAS GOES

& as we are getting nearer to the date, I know that I'm trying to get on top of my Christmas card making....so why not knock another one off your list & join in with us.

I decided to make my Mom & step-dad a card, box set. I'm thinking of popping some sugared almonds in the box as I know they both love them.


Thankfully you can see the sparkle on the snow...I hate taking photos of glitter lol




Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Allsorts- Christmas
Crafters Castle- Christmas
Winter Wonderland- arctic animals
C.R.A.F.T. - Christmas
Sunny Day Crafting- add an animal

Images & Colouring Mediums
Image & sentiment- from the 'Christmas Cheer' stamp set from the Nordic Christmas collection by Crafters Companion
Derwent Inktense Pencils in green
Reindeer- oak, sepia ink, bark & dark chocolate
Boots & hat- neutral grey & shiraz
Scarf- deep indigo, deep blue & bright blue
Blanket- leaf green, light olive & crimson
Snow- neutral grey
Trees- beech green
Fairy lights- shiraz, hot red, iris blue, fuchsia, red oxide, golden yellow & apple green

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Christmas' Plaid' 12 x 12 stack by DCWV
'red, green, black & blue' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
'acetate' from the 12 x 12 pack by Papermania

Tools & glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
Sizzix Bigshot
'pillow box & poinsettia thinlits dies by Sizzix
'oval' die cut by Sizzix 657563
Diamond Press by Crafters Companion
'seasonal sprigs' die cut from the Winter Wonderland collection by Sara Davies
All stamped using 'vintage sepia' by Versafine
clear sparkle pen  by Spectrum Noir from Crafters Companion
'6" square kraft card blank

Thank you for stopping  by today, please pop over & check out what fabulous make the 
'Merry Christmas DT' have come up with...I will be back on Thursday, until then take care xx



12 October 2018

Time To Fly!

Its time for me to share with you my latest 'Not Just Cards' creation with you.
As always its an 

ANYTHING GOES

challenge.

I decided to show you another of my Gorjuss Girl canvasses.



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Back To Basics- watercolour
Simon Says Stamp- anything but a card
We Love To Create- mixed media/creative

Images & Colouring Mediums
Images- 'Time to Fly' from the Gorjuss Girls collection by Santoro
Derwent Inktense Pencils in green
Skin- red oxide
Hair- sepia ink & oak
Bow- dark aquamarine
Dress- green aquamarine, teal green & red violet
Tights- green aquamarine & red violet
Shoes- red violet
Bunnies- tan
Butterflies- red violet & dark aquamarine
Dragonfly- peacock blue
Flowers- peacock blue & hookers green
Surround- crimson
5 x 7" 'Windsor & newton' canvas

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & check out what fabulous creations the NCR DT have created. I will be back on Monday, until then take care xx


10 October 2018

Happy Fall

Where has this year gone? It doesn't seem like a week let alone 12 months since Autumn started!! Its got to be my favourite season, the leave changing, the sunny cold weather....love it!!

Anyhoos I'm here today, to share my latest {PIN}spirational make with you, you will find this fortnights photo here, or at the end of my post.

We are sponsored by My Besties, so make sure you join us for the chance to win a digi image.



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Papercraft Challenges- dies/punches
Crafteezee- leaves

Images & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Happy Fall' by My Besties
Promarkers/Flexmarkers in black
Faber-castell Polychromo Pencils in brown
Skin- blush, cinnamon & medium flesh
Hair- warm grey 4
Flowers- dark sepia, van dyck brown, lemon, scarlet red, light cadmium red & cadmium orange
Leaves- nutmeg, walnut brown & van dyck brown
Acorns- rosewood, cold grey VI, sandstone & burnt sienna 
Dress- forest leaf, olive green yellowish, olive green, chromium green opaque, earth green & burnt carmine
Shoes- forest leaf & olive green yellowish
Socks- olive green & chromium green opaque
Plate- warm grey 4
Pie- sandstone, burnt sienna, brown ochre, hookers green & emerald green

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Woodland Folk' A4 stack by Docraft
'orange, brown & black' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
'white' colouring card by Rymans

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
Diamond Press by Crafters Companion
'a tree for all seasons' die cut set by Die Cutting Essentials Magazine
'A6 deckled edge white card blank'

 this fortnights photo

Thank you for stopping by today, enjoy your week & I will see you on Thursday. 
Until then take care xx


5 October 2018

Giraffes on Kraft!

Its time for a new challenge to start over at 'My Time To Craft'  & for the next fortnight we have the awesome theme of 


KRAFT

so you can colour on it, layer with it, die cut with it, you get the picture!

I decided to play with a new favourite of mine 


Just love these cuties & the heart pattern on their fur xx


Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Creative Knockouts- lots of layers
Retarte- ATG
2 Crafty Critter Crazies- ATG with a critter

Images & Colouring Mediums
Images- 'Giraffes' by Craft Sensations
Faber-Castell Polychromo Pencils in brown
Tim Holtz distress oxides in red
Giraffes- light yellow ochre, brown ochre, raw umber, burnt sienna, warm grey III & white
Bow- magenta, manganese violet & light purple pink
Sun- terracotta, dark chrome yellow & dark cadmium yellow
Grass- permanent green olive & permanent green
Sky- salty ocean

Papers & Embellishments
'brown, pink & green' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
DP- 'Pretty in Pink' Back to Basics by Dovecraft
'Desert Storm' kraft card by Crafters Companion

Tool & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
'Diamond Press' by Crafters Companion
'Blooming Violet' die cut by Memory Box 98504
'5" square white card blank'

Thank you for stopping by today, have a great weekend & I will see you on Tuesday. So until then take care xx