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Wednesday, 31 August 2011

WHERE DOES THE TIME GO

Can't believe it's September tomorrow, where has this year gone, really must get some christmas cards done, hate doing them at the last minute, so here's one I made today, the image is eggbert winter from here, isn't he cute?


Iam entering this card in the following challenge Divas by Design  Christmas in August

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Monday, 22 August 2011

It's been a long hard slog

but I have finally got my craft room in some kind of order,let's see how long it stays tidy.We also had 2 of the grandchildren staying for a couple of days,so not much crafting done last week, but here is a card I made last night, I really love this cute image.

I have coloured the image with a mixture of copics and promarkers
BP from craftwork cards 'vintage rose' paper pack
Small flowers from wild orchid crafts
Large flowers hand made

I am entering this card in the following challenges

wildorchidchallenge  a sketch

liliofthevalleythursdaychallenge. thank you card
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Thursday, 11 August 2011

A CHRISTMAS CARD

I started the year making 1 christmas card a week for a challenge on docrafts, but have got way behind, so when I saw the challenge on pink gem, I thought great i'll get started again, lets hope I can keep it up.

I have used a pink gem digi stamp and  used stickles 'frosted lace' for the rain and puddle, the large snowflakes are a provo craft die and the smaller ones are punched.

pinkgemchallengeblog. white on white

craft-roomchallenge. white on white

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Monday, 8 August 2011

USED SOME NEW STASH


Hi all 2 cards in 2 days things are looking up, this card is for the friendship swap on Docrafts. I bought the Marianne die at Summer Crafting in Doncaster, and this is the first time I have used it, it goes really well with the flowers, def a good buy.I have coloured the image with promarkers, instead of my usual copics, I only have 12 which I won as blog candy, so don't have many colours, but just the right colours for this image.

I am entering the following challenges

sentimentalsundays.  flowers + sentiment

divasbydesign  summer

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Sunday, 7 August 2011

HAD A FAB HOLIDAY

We went away camping the week before last, first time for 5 years, and really enjoyed it. Our daughter Tracy and family came with us, we were near Matlock in Derbyshire, and our other daughter and grandson came to visit for a day, they live in Birmingham, so not too far to travel. The only downside was I got some terrible bites on my legs,  which were quite painful, why is it always me that gets bitten?I must be tasty. Anyway I have finally made a card, always takes me a while to find my mojo when i've been away, and here it is                                                             
It's a LOTV image, coloured with copics
Flowers from  Wild Orchid crafts
Sentiment  MCS CD
and I think the backing paper was a freebie with a mag.
I am entering it in the following challenges

Lotv challenge  Roses

Divas by Design  Summer

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