Friday 29 November 2013

Edgar



 Hi all
Here is another card I have made using a visible image stamp .He is called Edgar ...fab isn't he?
.The papers are from kraftyhands,the Eiffel tower die is from joy crafts and the metal cogs and snaps  are from Tim Holtz.
I coloured him with promarkers.

challenges entered
613 Avenue Create  anything goes[opt create your own challenge]
Sister Act Card Challenge - anything goes
Artistic Inspirations  anything goes
Crafting from the Heart -anything goes
My Craft Creations anything goes
Paper Playtime  anything goes [3 of 3]
Amusing Challenges  anything goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge  any sentiment
Bearly Mine Challenges  anything goes[2 of 2]
Cards For Men anything goes [must be masculine]
Incy Wincy Designs  for the men in your life
Love to Scrap - boyz RULE
4 Krafty Girlz  anything goes [1 of 3]
Crafter's Café  anything goes [1 of 3]
Creative Moments - anything vintage goes [1 of 3]
Inklings and Yarns  anything goes
Lady Anne's Stamp Challenge  anything goes
Simon Says Stamp - anything goes



Thursday 28 November 2013

Visible image ....You Rock

 Hi
I have been playing with the Visible image range of stamps and I love them...This is a fab set for making teens/boys cards .It is called Max Rocks



I used all the skull stamp to make a background paper and side panel using TH distress ink ,The large Rock lettering came from dies to die for as a freebee. The black and white papers are from Dovecraft back to basics monochrome pad by Trimcraft
The buttons are from meiflower crafts . I coloured with promarkers

Challenges entered
613 Avenue Create  anything goes[opt create your own challenge]
Brown Sugar anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge - anything goes
Artistic Inspirations  anything goes
Crafting from the Heart -anything goes
My Craft Creations anything goes
Paper Playtime  anything goes [2 of 3]
Amusing Challenges  anything goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge  any sentiment
Party Time Tuesdays  anything goes [2of 2]
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes [2 of 2]
Bearly Mine Challenges  anything goes[1 of 2]
Cards For Men anything goes [must be masculine]
Incy Wincy Designs  for the men in your life
Love to Scrap - boyz rule





Wednesday 27 November 2013

Anything goes at the I ♥ ProMarkers challenge blog

Hi all
It is challenge time again at I ♥ ProMarkers .   Thanks to all of you who entered last weeks challenge ,I  had wonderful time visiting all your blogs. This  week the theme of the challenge is everybody's fave "Anything goes" and the sponsor for this weeks challenge is    Stitchy Bear Digital Stamps

                            


For my DT project i have made this  Christmas card using an image from Stitchy Bear Digital Stamps ...delightful doodles section called Holly fairy.I used gems and ribbon from meiflower crafts.The poinsettia flower die is from Marianne d. I coloured her with promarkers. The dies I used to create the green shapes are from x cut .The cute hearts are dies from memory box and thesentiment is a free- bee from sentiments4you.

Challenges entered
613 Avenue Create  anything goes[opt create your own challenge]
Challenges 4 Everybody  anything goes[3 of 3]
Brown Sugar anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge - anything goes
4 Crafty Chicks  anything goes
Artistic Inspirations  anything goes
Crafting from the Heart -anything goes
My Craft Creations anything goes
Paper Playtime  anything goes
Amusing Challenges  anything goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge  any sentiment
Going Grey With Scrap-Creations make it sparkle
Party Time Tuesdays  anything goes [1 of 2]
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes [1 of 2]
Crafty Bloggers Network - Christmas
Lexi's Creations - Christmas
Allsorts bring on the bling
Little Claire's   xmas [2 of 3]
onestitchatatimechallenge bingo [gems, dies ribbonor twine]






So pop over and check out what the DT have made for your inspiration and join in the fun at I ♥ ProMarkers .
Happy crafting
Tracey xx

Free P and P at meiflower crafts

Free Shipping Over £5.00

Hi all
I just wanted to let you know that meiflower crafts is having a p and p free week when you spend over £5.00 ,...Yes FREE SHIPPING UNTIL MONDAY ...whoop whoop !!
tracey x

Tuesday 26 November 2013

Visible Image Molly Rules Tag /fridge magnet

 


Hi all
In House crafts and interiors on the Marina at Milford Haven are having a free demo on wed 27th nov showcasing the fabulous Visible Image stamps...I have been playing with these fabulous stamps and here is just one of the things I have made ready for the demo...I have made myself a tag/fridge magnet using the cute little stamp set called Molly Rules
The papers are from SU .The gems,black flower border ribbon,pink and black ribbons are all from meiflower crafts .I coloured molly with promarkers.

 
 
challenges entered
613 Avenue Create  anything goes[opt create your own challenge]
Challenges 4 Everybody  anything goes[2 of 3]
Brown Sugar anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge - anything goes
4 Crafty Chicks  anything goes
All Crafts Challenge  anything but a card
Artistic Inspirations  anything goes
Crafting from the Heart -anything goes
Love to Create - 3 fave embellies [,gems,ribbon and buttons]
My Craft Creations anything goes
Paper Playtime  anything goes
Amusing Challenges  anything goes
Lacy Sunshine  anything goes
Musically Challenged - girls just want to have fun
Aud Sentiments Challenge  any seniment
Inklings and Yarns - anything goes [3of3]
 
 
 
 


 

Monday 25 November 2013

It is make it monday challenge time again

 Hi all
It is make it monday challenge time again ...congrats to all the winners and thanks to everyone who entered ...I had such fun checking out all your fabby makes
This week the sponsor is ccdesigns .The prize is $15 Gift Certificate





For my DT project this week i have made this Christmas card using the cute digi from ccdesigns called In The Meadow.
I used first edition Silent night papers by Trimcraft.The image was coloured with promarkers.The frame around the image is a spellbinder die.The trees are made using Dee's  small distinctive snow covered tree die .Ribbons and pearls are by meiflower crafts

challenges entered
613 Avenue Create  anything goes[opt create your own challenge]
Challenges 4 Everybody  anything goes[1 of 3]
Come and Get It Challenges  anything goes with a twist[use a digi stamp]
Craft a Scene  trees trees trees
Glitter n Sparkle - show us some snow
Great Impressions  holiday card or tag [3 of 3]
Joanna Sheen Challenge  celebrate
My Besties Norge  Christmas [1e]
Pile It On   non trad xmas [no red or grees]
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas  for a child
Little Claire's  xmas
My Time to Craft - special xmas
So Artful Challenge - trees
Totally Gorjuss - childs xmas
Word Play Saturday  snowman
Brown Sugar anything goes
Digitally Sweet - anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge - anything goes
Stampin' For The Weekend  feeling festive
Totally Papercrafts  add a bow
4 Crafty Chicks  anything goes
Dream it Up  holiday celebrations








For my POTW this week i have chosen  2.....Ther first is this elegant  creation by Pinky,such a beautiful sympathy card ...
You will find her blog here


The second is this darling little box...how sweet is this creation from   Lisa S !! You can find more pics on her blog


So do pop over to the make it monday challenge and enter your papercraft creations and check out what the DT have for you this week ,leave a message on another entrants blog  ...who knows you may win a prize

Happy crafting
Tracey xx

Friday 22 November 2013

Butterfly door hanger





Hi
I have had such a busy week I haven't had much time to craft .......so here is a  Altered MDF butterfly door hanger ...just waiting for a little girls name to be added .I used TH papers, a marianne d rolled flower die ,feathers I have had in my stash for 2yrs ....they seemed a great idea when I bought them !!
The ribbon is from the Pound shop. Gems and organza ribbon are from Meiflower  Crafts. The die cut frames used  for the name plate are spellbinders.


 challenges entered
7 Kids College Fund - anything goes
Baffies Kreativladen  anything goes
Stampavie and More anything goes
All Crafts Challenge  anything but a card
613 Avenue Create  anything goes [opt world peace day]
4 Crafty Chicks -  anything goes
Delightful Challenges - anything but a card
Inklings and Yarns - anything goes
Penny's Paper-Crafty  anything goes [1 of 3]







Have a wonderful weekend everyone ....see you Monday
tracey xx

Thursday 21 November 2013

Santa banner

Hi
Here is a very quick and easy banner made using xcut scalloped and straight edge banner dies ,the new tonic decorative bow rings die and first edition santas workshop papers by Trimcraft .The  grosgrain ribbon and pearls are  from meiflower crafts .The letters are made using the Tim holtz vintage market die...this will be on show at my FREE demo in Paul Sartori's café in Haverfordwest on fri 11-1pm showing the new tonic dies and punches on behalf of Set .Then it will be given to my friends grandchildren.

challenges entered
7 Kids College Fund - anything goes
Baffies Kreativladen  anything goes
Stampavie and More anything goes
Crafty Sentiment Designs  Christmas [1e]
Our Daily Bread Designs Challenge  holidays [1e]
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes [2 of2]
All Crafts Challenge  anything but a card
Crafty Bloggers Network  Christmas
613 Avenue Create  anything goes [opt world peace day]
Joanna Sheen Challenge  celebrate
Crafty Calendar - all things xmas [1e]
Little Claire's   xmas
Creatalicious Challenges - xmas time
Freshly Brewed Monthly Challenge  let it snow/xmas
Tok Bobok  xmas



meiflower crafts offers

SAVE 20% on the price of high tack double sided tapeHi all
Just wanted to give you the news on 2 fab offers from meiflower crafts
.The first is a huge 20% off

Easy tear. Easy peel and non yellowing strong double sided tape!
Our tape is easy to tear, so you dont need to use scissors. Simply tear the tape to your required length and stick onto a surface and then peel back the white backing tape to reveal a sticky surface.

Two sided tape is high grip and is ideal for thick card, paper, ribbon and all other crafts to prevent them from falling apart. Using double sided tape also gives your work a clean finish and is not messy to work with, unlike glue.
A fantastic benefit of this sticky tape is that it dries clear as opposed to yellow.
Double sided tape is also available in smaller quantities.
Wholesale double sided tape box contains 300 rolls of 8mm wide double sided tape. Bagged into individual stacks of 30 rolls. 10 stacks per box.
Each double sided tape roll measures 8mm wide and 15 metres in length
** THIS PRODUCT IS ONLY AVAILABLE FOR SHIPPING IN THE UK
was £84.95 ...is now £67.95 .Ideal if you run a craft group




The next offer is half price on
Red gingham ribbon with a strong woven edge to prevent the ribbon from fraying. Red gingham ribbon has a checkered pattern on both sides.
Pretty red and white check gingham ribbon is brilliant to wrap presents with and add decorative touches to the home.
Wide red gingham ribbon is perfect for gift wrapping, card making, scrapbooking, sewing, tying flowers and lots of craft projects.
Buy red gingham ribbon in 2 metres length or a 23m gingham ribon roll.
Red gingham ribbon is 15mm wide
 
was £4.99 as roll now £2.49 a roll
 This week only Red Gingham Ribbon roll - HALF PRICE

Wednesday 20 November 2013

It is challenge time again at I ♥ ProMarkers .

 Hi all
It is challenge time again at I ♥ ProMarkers .   Thanks to all of you who entered last weeks challenge ,I  had wonderful time visiting all your blogs. This  week the theme of the challenge is   "  Weddings or Anniversary   and the sponsor for this weeks challenge is  Inky Impressions

 
The lucky winner will receive a $10.00 dollar voucher to spend at the inky impressions store

For my DT project i have made this  easel card using an inky impressions digi image called Birthday sandy .. but I have used her for an anniversary card .I coloured her with promarkers . The anniversary sentiment is from sentiments4you.The fab bow is made using a die from SU/sizzix.The papers are from first edition summer blooms pad. The brown flower was handmade using tonic punches and theother flowers are from wild orchid.
Pearls are from meiflower crafts

Challenges entered
613 Avenue Create anything goes[opt national peace day]
One Stitch At A Time  anything goes
Scribble and Scrap  anything goes
Mema's Challenge  anything goes [opt thanks in sentiment]
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge - anything goes
Scrapbook Stamp Society Challenge Blog  anything goes with optional embossing [1e]
WordArt Wednesdays  anything goes
Lady Anne's Stamp Challenge - more than 1 layer
Scrappers' Delights - anything goes
Fan-Tastic Tuesday  make it fancy


Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes [1 of 2]
Incy Wincy Designs  easel card [1 of 5]
Stamps & Fun = Creativity  digi stamp
Challenges 4 Everybody   anything goes [3 of 3]
Joanna Sheen Challenge  celebrate







So pop over and check out what the DT have made for your inspiration and join in the fun at I ♥ ProMarkers .
Happy crafting
Tracey xx

Tuesday 19 November 2013

Teepee card


 



Hi all
I have been given some fab new stamps  from my local craft shop In House Crafts And Interiors.to play with...They are from Visible image and I have fallen in love with them ,This set is called Tala catching dreams set

This one is called Silverheels brave set




As soon as I saw them I knew a tepee card would be perfect for them ..I used spotty  papers from Nitwits country gent pad,.i love spotty papers they fit with any theme The pearls and ribbons are from meifloweer crafts .The ovals are made using nesties and the tomahawk,dreamcatcher,bow and arrow have been heat embossed with gold wow powders,the images have all been coloured with promarkers.The card fastens together so can be sent flat through the post

challenges entered
613 Avenue Create anything goes[opt national peace day]
One Stitch At A Time  anything goes
4 Krafty Girlz  anything goes [3 of 3]
Scribble and Scrap  anything goes
Mema's Challenge  anything goes [opt thanks in sentiment]
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge - anything goes
As You Like it Challenge - whats your fave spots or stripes [spots]
Crafty Ribbons  anything goes with ribbon
Card Mania - autumn colours
Scrapbook Stamp Society Challenge Blog  anything goes with optional embossing [1e]
Natalie and Amy's Challenge - for the boys
Challenges and candies  chocolate or chocolate colours
Crafty Catz  anything but square [1e]
Stampin' For The Weekend  autumn colours [1e]
Wags 'n Whiskers -  card for kids
WordArt Wednesdays  anything goes
DL.ART Thankful Thursday Challenge  encouragement
Lady Anne's Stamp Challenge - more than 1 layer
Scrappers' Delights - anything goes
Sisterhood of Crafters   embossing









Monday 18 November 2013

It is make it monday challenge time again ...

Hi all
It is make it monday challenge time again ...congrats to all the winners and thanks to everyone who entered ...I had such fun checking out all your fabby makes
This week the sponsor is Bugaboo Stamps!



For my DT project this week i have made this crossover card featuring Stella  ..its all about the bling

I have used  polka dot papers from my stash.I love polka dots they seem to go with any theme or image you use .
.The edge punch and frame around the image are made using the new tonic love arch squares and punch set .The bling gems ,buckles and charms and satin ribbon  are all from meiflower crafts .the flowers are from mulberry crafts ,the image was coloured with promarkers and the sentiment is from craftwork cards.

challenges entered
613 Avenue Create anything goes[opt national peace day]
Addicted to Stamps Challenge  punches and dies
Lacy Sunshine  its a bling thing
One Stitch At A Time  anything goes
Robyn`s Fetish  use metal
Inklings and Yarns anything goes [2 of 3]

4 Krafty Girlz  anything goes [2 of 3]
Scribble and Scrap  anything goes
Hiding in my Craft Room  die cuts [1e]
Musically Challenged - girls just want to have fun
Paper Creator's Crafts  birthdays [1 of 3]
The Hobby House - pearls
Totally Gorjuss - patterned papers
Catch The Bug  bingo [bugaboo image ,designer paper,charm ] [ 1 of 3]
A Little Bit Crafty - sparkle and shine
Crafting Musketeers  pretty pastels
Doodle Pantry  any digi goes
Just For Fun  fave colour [lilac]
Mema's Challenge  anything goes [opt thanks in sentiment]
The Crafter's Cafe Challenge  birthday celebrations
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Sister Act Card Challenge - anything goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge - feminine
As You Like it Challenge - whats your fave spots or stripes [spots]
Crafty Ribbons  anything goes with ribbon
Crafty Creations  dies and punches


I HAVE ALSO ENTERED THIS CARD INTO THE TONIC FACEBOOK COMPETITION SO IF YOU FANCY VOTING FOR ME HERE IS THE LINK
https://www.facebook.com/tonicstudios/app_477948252227620







For my POTW this week i have chosen this gorgeous creation by Tracey M ,who features herself in stamp form on this spectacular box....I love it.
You will find her blog here



So do pop over to the make it monday challenge and enter your papercraft creations,leave a message on another entrants blog  ...who knows you may win a prize
Happy crafting
Tracey xx

Friday 15 November 2013

3D pram and box set


Hi
I have made this pram using a template from the House of Zandra.I changed the base a bit as I am not very good at cutting out neatly with a pair of scissors ...I then designed a box for it.I decorated the box using the new tonic love arch border punch and matching die set...they cut so easily and so cleanly ...I love them .The little pillow inside is made using a tonic tag die.The pearls,cute dummy  and buttons are from meiflower crafts.

challenges entered

Inklings and Yarns anything goes [2 of 3]

4 Krafty Girlz  anything goes [1 of 3]
Die Cuttin' Divas  buttons
All Crafts Challenge - anything but a card
Cutie Pie Challenge  cute for babies
Eclectic Ellapu  anything but a card
Scribble and Scrap  anything goes
Di's Digis Designs  girly [3 of 3]
Chocolate, Coffee & Cards monochrome
Crafty Catz  anything but a square
Jo's Scrap Shack  anything goes[1 of 3]
Scrapping4funChallenges - anything goes[1e]