Friday, 4 December 2015

Hi To All Blogland friends.

Hi To all in blogland I have been sadly neglecting my blog as a lot of stuff has been going on in my life, one of them though a (HAPPY( one is my daughter and son-in -law had the baby !! Ava Mae, I was at the birth and it was truly amazing!!!, I felt my mum was in the room too!.I really hope to start back blogging again now so will get around to see all your gorgeous creations.

AVA MAE 9ib 6oz. with Grandma
born 25/11/2015.

Tuesday, 11 August 2015

PB mice.

Made the card using the cute Penny Black mice

I coloured them in with promarkers then used card that i embossed with a sizzix folder (i think). dp's from stash, die cut banner (sue wilson) i added a embellie, a punched out button with cord through the flower from stash and the butterflies froma die.
Sorry about the poor pic it's not my camera.
Would like to enter this into -- Crafting from the heart ----- "Anything Goes"
                                                 Craft your passion ----- "Anything Goes"
                                                Paper creator's Crafts ---- "Dies and or punches"

Saturday, 25 July 2015

Cupcake Heaven

Made this card using free digi kit from DC they are gorgeous.I used a step card. brown backing card.Icut out elements from the set then decoupaged it onto die cuts, i also embossed the top one, i die cut a sentiment from the set then added faux stitches.
i made the awning from cardstock and a punch, the banner is also cut from the set.To finish i stamped and cut out the ribbon bow and added cup cake embellie,
Hope you like it?
Entering it into ------ Crafty friends chall -- "use a punch"
Suzt Bee's Bloomin chall---- "Anything Goes"( ice cream colours)
Digitally Sweet chall --- "Anything Goes"

Sunday, 19 July 2015

Happy Birthday

A card for Rachel

This is a card i made for my son's girlfriend she loved it, i used this lovely un inked stamp! i coloured her in with pro markers then decoupaged the image, added glitter on the cake.
The paper is from a first edition pad, white card stock which i pierced down the side.
The flowers are a mix of shop bought and die cuts, pearls and bling from stash.
The sentiment was comp generated.To finish a pearl border was added along the bottom,and a bit of ink around the edges.
Hope you like?

I will enter this card into the following challenges ---

Penny Black and more ---- "Sentimental inspiration
Crafts galore encore chall--- "Stamp or digi anywhere"
Paradise of stamps chall --- "Anything Goes"
Card Mania chall ---- "Anything Goes"
Crafty Time July chall --- "Punches and Dies"
Sugar and Betty's Chall --- "Anything goes"

Tuesday, 7 July 2015

Pot of flowers

Hi To all, i am back again!, 
Just thought i would start by uploading this card i made  .I used fimo clay to make the pot, leaves and flowers, i used molds.
 coloured them with acrylic paints then added gloss.
The frame is so pretty i die cut it i think it's a marriane die?.
The background is an embossed.To finish off i added some adhesive lace, and three silver gems.
Hope you like it? just need to add a sentiment.
I would like to enter this card into ------Clear It Out Chall - "Anything Goes"
Papertake weekly - "Anything Goes"

Sunday, 24 May 2015

Sadness and Joy

Hi to you all, i haven't been blogging for a while as my lovely mum has been very poorly she was in hospital then transferred to our local hospice where she sadly passed away last thurs.
Mum had lung cancer she fought it without chemo for a long time i will miss her so much.
My eldest daughter Natalie has told us she is pregnant! i went with her and Andrew for the first scan i am so pleased!.
Mum knew about Natalie and she was so sad that she wont be here (,I am sure she will from heaven).
Hugs to Mandy "A sprinkling of glitter" as she lost her dear mum on the same day!.
I will get around to visit your blogs  soon!.

Friday, 17 April 2015

In Sorrow

HI to all, i am back home for a while so got to upload cards i made a bit back.
I had to make this for a dear friend who lost her mum to cancer.
Anyway i used an embossing folder i think it was with a craft mag? i then added black pearls the butterfly was from a download that i cut out.
I die cut the sentiment then matted onto black card stock,then added black ribbon with bow to finish.

I would like to enter this card into ........ Ruby's Rainbow ch #102----- "CAS"
                                                Crafty sentiments chall --- "Anything goes"

Tuesday, 10 March 2015

Fairy sew

HELLO TO ALL i  have been missing for a while now as i have been looking after mum mostly at her house,she's been in hospital too with sepsis, as though the cancer isn't enough!.
Anyway i am home for a break so the lovely Angie re designed my blog hope you like it?,
I uploaded this card i made a while ago now but i adore the image!
I will have a look round for a challenge or two to enter.
and just to say THANK YOU to kind blogger friends for pm's asking about mum, Sarah too for the gorgeous cards you sent to her ! x

Friday, 2 January 2015

blue xmas

Hi all Happy New Year!!!
This is one of the many xmas cards i made, i used a lovely die for the bauble (which is a shop bought one) although i did add a bit of glitter.The frame of the card is paper pierced.
The fancy corners are also die cut, (i never remember which die's they are) spellbinders i think.The backing paper from stash, i then printed the sentiment and die cut it.Gems from stash.
Oh and the faux stitching id a die that i bought not long ago, hope you like my cas card?.
My new year resolution is to remember to list the craft items i use! and to put  inserts in cards.
i am entering this into----- Crafty Catz chall ----- "Anything goes"
That's Crafty chall ------ "Blue is the colour"
Winter Wonderland chall ----- "Fav colour combo"