Monday, 22 October 2012

Make it monday linky day again

Hi all
It is monday so that means its time for the Make it Monday linky party  anything  goes papercraft challenge to start  again ..My how the weeks are flying by ...
The sponsor for this weeks challenge is the fab cupcake cards and  crafts ....

For this weeks DT project i have inked up my new LOTV geisha girl stamp ...she is called Aimi and you will find her here
The papers were a gift from meiflower  crafts to my craft club so we could make some cards to donate to charity so a mahoosive thanks to mei....
The embossed panel is made using a darice folder,The scalloped frame is a nestie,The butterfly is a cheery lynne die,The sentiment is from SU,The flowers are made using a punch and the ribbon and gems are also from meiflower crafts

challenges entered
Challenges 4 Everybody  anything goes
Quirky Crafts  card with anything but autumnal colours
The Squirrel & the Fox use a ribbon
A Gem of a Challenge flowers
Colour Me Creative Challenge  a touch of red
Hiding in my Craft Room die cuts
One Stop Craft  anything goes
Clearly Inspired  ribbon or twine
Fussy and Fancy  anything goes
Hotshot Crafts  bling
Card Cupids  too cute
Oozak  die cuts
The Cupboard Trilogy  things with wings
4 Crafty Chicks  dry embossing
Lili's Little Fairies  anything goes LOTV
Paper Crafting Journey  add some bling
Cards by Lady Anne / Stamp Challenge  anything goes
Southern Girls  ribbon
Crafty Sentiments  bows and ribbon
Ladybug Crafts Ink TLT Challenge flowers and embossing
Top Tip Tuesday  things with wings
Flutterby Wednesdays  butterfly fairy or wings
Stamp n Doodle  anything goes
Craft Room Challenge  oriental week

My Pick Of The Week is This Fabulous Halloween creation by Lucy...I love the image which lucy has coloured so beautifully,the textured paper in the background is gorgeous and i think the design is Stunning ....did i mention that i love this card
You will find this and more amazing creations on lucy's blog here

SO come on over to th Make it Monday linky party and check out the fab Dt projects this week and then show us what you have made ....happy crafting
tracey x


  1. Oh my goodness this is gorgeous, I just love the Japanese look and the beautiful red and white has made it perfect. Thank you for sharing with us at Lady Anne's. I hope we see you again.
    Love ~ Lady Anne xx

  2. wow 2 gorgeous cards the lotv image is gorgeous and the halloween one's layout is beautiful xx

  3. Wow!! I just love this Tracy..such a sweet image and I love your butterfly..
    Fantastic pick for this week too!

  4. I love the new oriental images Tracey, and this one is just beautiful.Gorgeous your POTW too,fabulous colours.

    Luv CHRISSYxx

  5. Gorgeous card Tracey. I love the little geisha girl and the fabulous colours.
    Lorraine x

  6. Hey there day after birthday girl!! :) Hope you had a WONDERFUL day too. I love your Geisha girl Tracey, the reds are sensational! She alone could steal the show, but you always go the extra 5 miles and add such incredible details. A gorgeous card and your POTW...seems we both admire Lucy's work quite a bit!! :D
    Hugs to you,
    Lisa xx

  7. Hi Tracey

    I'm loving your card! The striking red and white colour combo is gorgeous as is the dainty layered butterfly. Such a sweet image and you have really made her pop with the reds.

    Your POTW is fantastic, great layout and lovely bright colours.

    Michelle :o)

  8. Hi Tracey, wow, just love that sweet geisha girl,looks fab in red and white. Great layout and love all the little extras too.
    Gorgeous POTW - I nearly picked that one, LOL.
    Hugs, Sandy :)

  9. What a fantastic card Tracey. I love the red and white, your colouring is fantastic as are the butterflies. Thanks so much for joining our Flowers and Embossing Challenge at LCI this fortnight xx

  10. Hi Tracey! I love both your super cards they are fabulous! But (I whisper) Quirky's Challenge this fortnight is anything but a card.....using autumn colours... ((Lyn))

  11. Wow this is fabulous i love the image and all the red makes it stunning. Thanks for joining us at Challenges 4 everybody . hugs trisha x DT

  12. Love your Card!!! Thanks for joining us at Lady Anne's challenge.

  13. That is a gorgeous card, and thanks for joining in at Quirky Crafts, however you have got the challenge all muddled up.
    The challenge is Anything But a Card and use Autumn colours, and you really made me chuckle!

    Cazzy for Quirky Crafts Challenge Blog

  14. I think you've colored this sweet little geisha beautifully in red and white! Great design and a really cute card!

  15. Your card is amazing. Thanks for joining our challenge at Card Cupids

  16. WOW your Oriental card in Red and White is very striking, so much work has gone into it as well. Thank you for sharing with us at Craft-room Challenge XOXO Zoe

  17. I love your card :-) the image and the colours are very bold- and it looks fab! thanks for sharing with us at Craft Room Challenge, Debi x

  18. What a wonderful image!!! Love how you used it and added the goreous butterfly to your card! Thanks for joining us at Flutter By Wednesday this week...wonderful inspiration.

  19. Another fantastic card, I love the red and white and the little LOTV image is toooooo cute!
    Thank you for playing along at LCI this challenge with the Ladybugs and good luck
    Hugs Laurie xx

  20. This is gorgeous!!!! And your POTW is awesome!
    Rene :D

  21. great card, thanks for joining us at Lady Anne's

  22. Such a pretty image and a lovely card! Thanks for joining in at A Gem of a Challenge :o) Hugs, Lisa x

  23. This is a stunning card! The red and white is very striking, and I love the background paper. Thanks for joining in with our Oriental theme at the Craft-Room Challenge.

    Maria xxxxx

  24. What a brilliant card, love the red & while & I also love your Mim feature card, Jx

  25. Lovely cards here. Great cards and layouts too! Fab!

    Thanks for sharing this with us at Aud Sentiments!

    - Mel xx

  26. Wow! This card is stunning. I love that cute image and the red and white colors you used. Thanks for playing along with us at PCJ and good luck. Hugs, Gale

  27. Your card is a delight. Your use of embellishments is perfect! Thank you for sharing with us at the Oriental challenge at the Craft Room. Wishes, Suzanne x

  28. Very pretty cards!! You did a great job! Thanks for joining us at HIMCR!
    Angela DT

  29. Love your DT card Tracey. This is a fabulous image and you've done an amazing job on the coloring. Terrific POTW too, Lucy is crazy talented.
    Thanks for joining us at The Squirrel and The Fox for our Use A Ribbon challenge. :)

  30. Love that Geisha and your fab colouring along with the frame and that awesome butterfly . . Your POTW from lucy is a beauty too

  31. WOW this is awesome, I love it. Thank you for joining us at One Stop Craft Challenges. Good Luck xoxoxo

  32. Hi Tracy
    Beautiful, beautiful card.
    Thanks for entering it in The Cupboard Trilogy challenge,but sadly I cannot accept it as a valid entry because we (at the moment)only accept a maximum of 14 challenges!

    However, please come back & play next month again because I am removing this rule.

    Jane xx

  33. Stunning! I love that stamp and you've used her beautifully. The papers and embellies are perfect. thank you for joining us over at Lili's Little Fairies, hugs, Jayne x

  34. Thanks for playing our dry embossing challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks, great job! I love the color, and that butterfly is amazing!

  35. WOW FACTOR! Your coloring is amazing and the colors of both of your cards are awesome. Love the added touch of embossing on your first card. Thank you so much for sharing your inspiration with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

  36. My mouth is open with awe.....super awesome and thanks for inspiring me :)

  37. Fabulous card- LOVE the layout and all of the flowers around the image- and...I saw you on MIM : )

  38. Just a darling card. Thanks for joining us at Color Me Creative challenge. I love seeing your creation. Good luck on the challenge.
    Hugs, Patricia

  39. Gorgeous card! Love your design and decoration.
    Thanks for playing at SGC

  40. A lovely card. Thank you for joining us at Craft-Room Challenge.
    xxx Hazel.

  41. What lovely creations!! Such stunning images! :) Thanks so much for playing along with us at Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge!! - *Vicki* - DT member

  42. this is super! i love your colouring, and Aimi looks awesome (gotta love the LOTV stamps). You've coloured her in marvelously :)

    thanks for joining Fussy and Fancy


thank you so much for taking the time to comment,i really do appreciate them ,i will pop over and have a visit with you as often as possible.
tracey x x