Friday, 24 October 2014

Gdt project for Fussy and fancy 's Orange and black challenge


Hi all
I entered a challenge over at fussy and fancy and was very lucky enough to be asked to Guest design and be featured today...The theme of the challenge is  "Orange and black " and here are the gift bag and card I made for it...I used papers from Bearly Mine Designs  fantasy  Halloween set [on offer at only £2.50 for  12 fab papers].The sweet  digi image is  coloured with promarkers and i got it from The stampfairy and is called Tommy wizard . I used  sizzix  dies for the clock  ,birdcage and Boo lettering. The sentiment is computer generated . The owl is created using a  Stampin Up owl  punch. The bat is handmade ...The buttons,pearls and ribbon are from meiflower crafts, I gave the little set  to my friend to fill with sweeties for her grandson ..
I would like to thank all  Sheryl and the talented team of  designers at fussy and fancy for the chance to be featured in their challenge ...

challenges entered
bearlymine-challenges  - Halloween
Crafter's Cafe - spookable
Baffies Kreativladen - fall /Halloween

Creative Moments  anything goes/Halloween /spellbound
The Male Room  Halloween
Paper Shelter Challenge Halloween
Whimsy Inspiration - anything goes
C.R.A.F.T.  autumn/Halloween [1 of 5]
Cute Card Thursday  trick or treat
DL.ART Thankful Thursday Challenge  Halloween
MilkCoffee Challenge- Halloween
My Heart Pieces - buttons and ribbon [1 of 3]
Cardz 4 Guyz  spooky/Halloween
Going Grey With Scrap-Creations  Halloween
Tuesday Throwdown  Halloween colours
Artistic Inspirations anything goes Halloween
Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party by Craftin Desert Divas - halloween
Dream Valley Challenges halloween
Love to Create  anything goes fall colours
Scrapbook Stamp Society Challenge Blog - anything goes [optional use orange
Ppinkydolls  Halloween / anything goes
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge  anything goes
Squigglefly -Halloween or fall
Stamps & Fun = Creativity  owls
The Paper Girls - anything goes
The Pink Elephant Monday Card Challenge  treat holder
Craft Your Passion bingo [buttons image gems] [1 of 3]
613 Avenue Create anything goes optional candy treats
Glitter n Sparkle  use some orange
Lacy Sunshine -Halloween
Jellypark Friends Challenge autumn /fall
Sunflower Fields Designs  autumn or harvest
The Corrosive Challenges Halloween
Pumpkin spice Halloween
We Do Doobadoo ChallengeHalloween




Thursday, 23 October 2014

Sorry I forgot !!!

Hi all
Here is a really card I made  to say sorry I forgot your birthday ....I used the graphics and papers from the clipartfairy ..I love the colour combo and papers they are so funky...I decoupaged the papers to add dimension to the image and made a rocker card base using my nesties.The flowers are made using a retro flower punch and card candy
 
 challenges entered
My Craft Creations  anything goes
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge - anything goes [3of 5]
The Paper Girls  anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes [opt candy treats]
Crafting At the Weekend - anything goes [3 of 3]
Card and Scrap - anything goes
Inspiration Destination  anything goes
 WordArt Wednesdays -  anything goes
  Crafty Sentiment Designs  use a sentiment
Papertake Weekly  black white and 1 other colour
Party Time Tuesdays  anything goes [2 of 3]
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes [2 of  2]
Top Tip Tuesday  fave colour combo[purple and yellow]
Crafting from the Heart  anything goes[ 3 of 3]




Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Challenge Time at

Hi all
It is time for another challenge at  I ♥ ProMarkers .The theme for this week is "No patterned papers"...The sponsor for the challenge is the fabulous Mark and Helen from Visible Image
They are offering the lucky winner

For my DT project this week I have made this card using the cool stamp set called Max rocks ,the set you can find him HERE .
visible image stamps max rocks teenage skulls character stamp x
I also used a sentiment  stamp from the Jake skater set
visible image stamps jake skates teenage boy skate character x


I coloured him with promarkers. The 8x8  embossing folder I used for the background is a music themed one from Darice .The musical note border die is from memory box.The  buttons are from my stash .

Challenges entered
Crafting from the Heart  anything goes[ 2 of 3]
My Craft Creations  anything goes
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge - anything goes [2of 5]
The Paper Girls  anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes [opt candy treats]
Come and Get It - a card for a child
Crafting At the Weekend - anything goes [2 of 3]
Artbymiran Challenge  anything goes [2 of 3]
Craft for the Craic - something suitable for a child [2 of 5]
Card and Scrap - anything goes
The Sisters of Craft  anything goes
Inspiration Destination  anything goes
WordArt Wednesdays -  anything goes
Craft Room Challenge make your own background [2 of 3]
Crafty Sentiment Designs  use a sentiment
Papertake Weekly  black white and 1 other colour
Party Time Tuesdays  anything goes [1 of 3]
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes [1 of 2]
Card Mania -  buttons



pop over to  I ♥ ProMarkers . and join in the challenge ...check out what my talented team mates have made for your inspiration we would love to see your creations
Happy crafting
Tracey x

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Molly Bloom Christmas easel


Hi all
I have  started making some xmas cards ...I have used a molly bloom stamp I have had for a very long time which I had forgotten about. I used punches for the snowflakes. I coloured her with promarkers.  The papers are from my stash . Th e ribbons gems and pearl hearts are from Meiflower crafts.

challenges entered
Crafting from the Heart  anything goes[ 1 of 3]
Crafty Bloggers Network - Christmas
My Craft Creations  anything goes
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge - anything goes [1 of 5]
The Paper Girls  anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes [opt candy treats]
Come and Get It - a card for a child
My Perfect Life any Christmas card [1e]
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas  something that has been forgotten [molly bloom stamp]
Crafting At the Weekend - anything goes [1 of 3]
Little Claire's   xmas [1 of 5]
Crafty Calendar bingo [1e] [pearls  sentiment ,,die cuts]
Artbymiran Challenge  anything goes [1 of 3]
Christmas Stampin' All Year Long  anything goes [1e]
Craft for the Craic - something suitable for a child [1 of 5]
Card A Day Blog  Christmas [1 each day]
Card and Scrap - anything goes
Christmas Cards All Year Round - embellish it
One Crazy Stamper -  xmas or halloween
Really Reasonable Ribbon -anything goes with a ribbon or trim
Sparkles Forum Christmas -  Christmas for a child
The Sisters of Craft  anything goes
Mema's Challenge bingo [digi or rubber stamp,pearls,die cuts or punches]
Christmas at Sweet Stampin'  snowflakes [1 of 2]
Inspiration Destination  anything goes
WordArt Wednesdays -  anything goes

Monday, 20 October 2014

A card for new grandparents

Hi
Here is an easel  card I have made for first time grandparents....I love this image .I won it some time ago in a challenge and it was part of a digi set from DEEDEE's designs
I used promarkers to shade it .The flowers are from wild orchid. The papers are digi papers from  the clipartfairy .The card blank was made using xl dies.The ribbon and gems are from meiflower crafts .

challenges entered
Penny's Paper-Crafty  anything goes [3 of 3]
Melonheadz Friends Challenge  lots of layers [3 of 3]
Not Just Cards - anything goes
My Artistic Adventures Challenges - anything goes
The Sisters of Craft -  anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge  anything goes

Anything Goes with a Twist  anything goes
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Scrappers' Delights  anything goes monochrome
613 Avenue Create  anything goes [optional candy treats]
My Craft Creations - anything goes
Ooh La La Creations - use a bow
Party Time Tuesdays - anything goes
Fairytale Stampers - something new[1e]
Dragonfly Dreams -mainly pink



Friday, 17 October 2014

Happy Birthday ....

Hi all
Here is a card I have made using a fab digi from stitchy bear called Fairy dreams...The papers are by Trimcraft first edition .The image was coloured with promarkers . The ribbon and pearls are from Meiflower crafts.The edge punch I have used is from Martha stewart.The leaves are made using a sizzix sizzlit die.The hatpins are handmade and you can find my very basic tutorial on how to make them for yourself HERE . The sentiment stamp is from SU .The flowers are from mulberry crafts.


challenges entered
Moo-Mania & More - bright and cheerful

Penny's Paper-Crafty  anything goes [2 of 3]
Melonheadz Friends Challenge  lots of layers [2 of 3]
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Scrapbook Stamp Society Challenge Blog - anything goes [optional use orange][2 of 3]
Squigglefly  pumpkins or use orange
The Paper Nest Dolls Challenge  anything goes[2 of 2]
ile It On - 2 or more die cuts
My Artistic Adventures Challenges - anything goes
The Sisters of Craft -  anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge  anything goes

Anything Goes with a Twist  anything goes
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Scrappers' Delights  anything goes monochrome
613 Avenue Create  anything goes [opt CAS]
My Craft Creations - anything goes
Ooh La La Creations - use a bow
Party Time Tuesdays - anything goes
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes [2 of 2]
 

Thursday, 16 October 2014

Anything goes challenge at Auds Sentiments designs





Hi all
It is time for Team B to show off their fab makes for the challenge at Auds sentiment designa...This week the theme is everyones fave theme "Anything goes"..The sponsor for the challenge is Lacey Sunshine stamps...
For my Dt project I have made these 2 projects using the gorgeous  digi image called Honeysucklerose from Lacey Sunshine Stamps. I coloured her with promarkers .The papers are from graphic 45 lets celebrate pad...I don't normally use oranges and greens but this pad is gorgeous and I had to have it. I used a sweet Dixie die for the frame around the image. The stamped sentiment was a freebee from a mag a while ago. The rose is made using the classic rose die from sue Wilson. The other flowers and flourishes  are made using dies from memory box.
 The cute cup die is from Brenda Wilson.Ribbon and pearls  are from meiflower crafts


challenges entered
DoubleClick Skittles - use 2 of the following colours[orange black,green purple]
Moo-Mania & More - bright and cheerful
Penny's Paper-Crafty  anything goes [2 of 3]
Melonheadz Friends Challenge  lots of layers [1 of 3]
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Scrapbook Stamp Society Challenge Blog - anything goes [optional use orange][1 of 3]
Squigglefly  pumpkins or use orange
The Paper Nest Dolls Challenge  anything goes[1 of 2]
ile It On - 2 or more die cuts
My Artistic Adventures Challenges - anything goes
The Sisters of Craft -  anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge  anything goes.         

Anything Goes with a Twist  anything goes
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Scrappers' Delights  anything goes monochrome
613 Avenue Create  anything goes [opt CAS]
Crafting from the Heart - anything goes[3 of 3]
My Craft Creations - anything goes
Ooh La La Creations - inspired by nature
Party Time Tuesdays - anything goes
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes [1 of 2]












Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Challenge # 241 at I ♥ ProMarkers


Hi all
It is time for a new  weekly challenge again at   I ♥ ProMarkers      .The theme this week is "snowflakes "...There are 2 sponsors this week and they are Live and love crafts who are offering a £10.00 voucher for their store



The second sponsor is Letraset who are offering a pack of promarkers as their prize.
 
 
For my Dt projects this week I have made this card and lantern set ...You will be seeing a lot of these lanterns from me as I think they are just gorgeous and are so quick to make ..I made a 5 sided version this time using the new lantern box die set from tonic studios. The card features my fave all time xmas stamp from funky kits.i have had her for years and she gets an airing every year Her name is snowflake and I have coloured her with promarkers.The papers are from the  trimcraft first edition Nordic xmas pad. The joy die is by sue Wilson. The  snowflake border dies is from memory box. The oval frame is part of a spellbinders grande die set.The large snowflake die is from Marianne d. Ribbons and gems are from Meiflower Crafts.The stacker tree die is from Dees distinctively dies at maddylisa's crafts[ it is the small tree die I just  cut all the pieces out twice and stacked it up to make a large one ]
challenges entered
 
 
 
 
 




Penny's Paper-Crafty  anything goes [1 of 3]
Pile It On - 2 or more die cuts
My Artistic Adventures Challenges - anything goes
The Sisters of Craft -  anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge  anything goes

Anything Goes with a Twist  anything goes
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Scrappers' Delights  anything goes monochrome
WordArt Wednesdays - anything goes [5 of 5]
C.R.A.F.T. - xmas [3 0f 5]
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge Extra  anything goes xmas
613 Avenue Create  anything goes [opt CAS]
Crafting from the Heart - anything goes[2 of 3]
Crafty Bloggers Network -  xmas
Eureka Stamps - shaped cards [2 of 3]
My Craft Creations - anything goes
Ooh La La Creations - inspired by nature
Deep Ocean Challenge  xmas in October
 Inky Chicks Christmas
Oldie But A Goodie Challenge  Christmas [old item stamped image]
Party Time Tuesdays - anything goes
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes [1 of 2]
 
 
 



 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Christmas tree

Hi all
I decided to raid my stash and use up some of the Christmas items I bought over the last few  years ...I have made this card using an embossing folder from cuttlebug for the tree. The embossed backround is a sizzix folder. The flower is a Marianne d poinsettia die. The swirls are by memory box.The card base is from hunky-dory and the ribbons and gems are from meiflower crafts....a quick simple xmas card using all my old stuff...I am planning to use my old stuff and not buy any new xmas dies I am on a stash diet I didn't realise how much I had until I have started packing it away to move house...!!!!!!


 challenges entered
Pile It On - 2 or more die cuts
My Artistic Adventures Challenges - anything goes
The Sisters of Craft -  anything goes
QKR Stampede  anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge  anything goes

Crafting By Designs -  anything goes
We Do Doobadoo Challenge- Christmas [2 of 2]
Anything Goes with a Twist  anything goes
Delicious Doodles - xmas in October[1e]
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Scrappers' Delights  anything goes monochrome
WordArt Wednesdays - anything goes [5 of 5]
4 Krafty Girlz - anything goes [2 of 2]
C.R.A.F.T. - xmas [2 0f 5]
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge Extra  anything goes xmas
613 Avenue Create  anything goes [opt CAS]
Artistic Inspirations make your own backgrouns[1 of 3]
Crafting from the Heart - anything goes[1 of 3]
Crafty Bloggers Network -  xmas
Eureka Stamps - shaped cards [1 of 3]
My Craft Creations - anything goes
Ooh La La Creations - use a bow

Monday, 13 October 2014

Joy

Hi all
I am mad busy renovating my new house ...or The money pit as it has affectionately been nicknamed!! I am having withdrawal symptoms from my lack of craft time ...but I managed to make a card and lantern set using my new stash of crafty goodies I have bought.I think I may use this design for all my Christmas cards this year ..it was very easy to achieve with just a couple of dies....The dies I used were ,Sue wilsons Joy die set. The large ornate oval  frame is from sweet Dixie. The lantern die is from tonic studios.The snowflake border die is from memory box . The embossing folder behind the joy words on the card is from SU,The ribbon and gems are from meiflower crafts.and the stick pins are from creative expressions. The silver mirri is from my stash

challenges entered
My Perfect Life – xmas theme[1e]
Pile It On - 2 or more die cuts
My Artistic Adventures Challenges - anything goes
The Sisters of Craft -  anything goes
QKR Stampede  anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge  anything goes

Crafting By Designs -  anything goes
Crafty Calendar -  Bingo [die cuts sentiment pearls][1e]
We Do Doobadoo Challenge- Christmas [1 of 2]
Anything Goes with a Twist  anything goes
Delicious Doodles - xmas in October[1e]
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Scrappers' Delights  anything goes monochrome
WordArt Wednesdays - anything goes [4 of 5]
4 Krafty Girlz - anything goes [1 of 2]
C.R.A.F.T. - xmas [1 0f 5]
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge Extra  anything goes xmas
613 Avenue Create  anything goes [opt CAS]