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Monday, 29 April 2013

For Megan

My card today is a bit different, it's for my granddaughter who will be 10 on thurs, and she asked me to put one direction on her card, so here it is, hope she likes it.

I've added flowers and a butterfly to girly it up a bit, the large flowers are made using heartfelt creations vintage floret dies and the small flowers are circles, cut into spirals and rolled up.
Pearls are from hobbyhouse
Purple card Kanban,
butterfly 2 dies,  1 marianne 1 free with magazine
Alphabet die is Tattered lace dies
leaves MS punch and Woodware punch

Challenges entered

dreamvalley  things with wings    -
foreverfriends   lots of flowers    -

Thanks for taking the time to visit my blog, all your comments are very welcome

Thursday, 18 April 2013

Hello Again

First of all welcome to my new follower Audrey,  nice to meet you. Well hubby has spent this afternoon mending the fence that blew down in the night, it was windy, wasn't it.
My card today is rather green

It's a simple card using lots of techniques, punching, embossing, die cutting, printing, stamping and heat embossing I have used Embossilicious  Florabunda 6x6 embossing folder
Spellbinders circles and scalloped circle dies
A butterfly die (free with a magazine)
Tonic and woodware flower punches
Versermark ink and silver embossing powder
My Craft Studio CD
Kanban Card

foreverfriendschallengeblog die cuts and punches
divasbydesignchallenge.  butterflies and birds    -

Sunday, 14 April 2013

The Sun is Shining

Well at last a nice warm day, though it is a bit windy, lets hope we've seen the last of the cold weather.  When I made this card I wasn't too sure about the colours, but they've grown on me. 

The image is a Saturated Canary one, coloured with copics and prisma pencils.
Background  paper , ribbon and butterfly die cut are gifts from some of my crafty friends
Punched flowers
Pearls from hobbyhouse
teardrop shaped jewels are from a QVC kit bought many moons ago, and found in my stash when having a clear out

Challenges entered
crafts4eternity.   wonderful wings    -
cutecardthursday          butterfly kisses   -
foreverfriends     die cuts and punches   -
divasbydesign     flowers   -
sketchandstash    stash teardrop jewels     -                                 

off to link up to the challenges, and then will have to start on the dinner, thanks for visiting my blog anf for your lovely comments

Tuesday, 9 April 2013

Another Birthday Card

Can't believe this 2 posts in 2 days, things are looking up

image is from Di's Digi Downloads and has been coloured with copics, all the card is from Kaban.
Flowers are made with dies from heartfelt creations, layered up and edges embossed using frantage embossing powder, really like the effect. The leaves are cut using a marianne creatables die, and pearls from The Hobby House.

 Challenges entered
disdigidesigns  flower frenzy 
.craftybloggersnetwork. anything goes
dreamvalley  happy birthday
divasbydesign  spring colours

Monday, 8 April 2013

Busy, Busy

Well can't believe it's been 3 weeks since my last post, well first I was ill, then i've been making DT cards which I can't show just yet, then we had family staying over Easter, and then the grandkids are off school, so been looking after them, but I have a card to show today, it's for our gorgeous granddaughter who will be 1 next week.
I have used an 8x8 card blank, the papers are from papermania which I bought about 10 years ago, just found some in the bottom of the drawer. The image is a Mo Manning pre coloured image from the Hobby House, and the flowers are from Wild Orchid

Challenges entered
divasbydesign spring flowers
disdigidesigns flower frenzy
mosdigitalchallenge  fabric + mo image  (lace )

Well got an Anniversary card to make for Hubby, so i'd better get crafting