23 February 2017

Happy Himeka

Its time for a new challenge to start over at Digital Delights. Don't forget you don't have to use a Digital Delights image to enter, but if you do.....you get entered into the draw twice!!
As always the theme is.....

ANYTHING GOES

I had such fun making this card, I just love this image she is so cute!



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Images & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Happy Himeka' by Digital Delights
Image- 'Cherry Blossom Branch' by Digital Delights
Promarkers/Flexmarkers words in black
Derwent Coloursoft Pencils words in brown
Himeka
Skin- almond, pink & blush pink
Hair- frozen lake, steel grey & dove grey
Headband- orchid & grey lavender
Chopsticks- sandstone, brown & pale brown
Shoes- orchid, grey lavender, sandstone, brown & pale brown
Kimono- orchid, grey lavender, terracotta, sandstone & brown
Parasol- sandstone, brown, pale brown, orchid, grey lavender, blossom, pale blossom & pink lavender
Cherry Blossom
Branch- sandstone, brown & pale brown
Flowers- blossom & grey lavender
Tim Holtz distress inks
Sky- tumbled glass & salty ocean
Panpastels
Cheeks- magenta tint

Papers & Embellishments
'green, pink & white' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Crafty Purple Frog
Sizzix Bigshot
'A2 curved border #1' die cut by Spellbinders
'A2 curved border #2' die cut by Spellbinders
'C6 white card blank' from Crafty Purple Frog

Thank you for stopping by today, take a few minutes to pop over & check out the other DT ladies creations. 
Hugs xx

Balloon Girl

It's time for the latest inspirational cookie photo, for If You Give A Crafter A Cookie. So for the next fortnight please add your creations to the challenge blog here. You will find the latest inspirational cookie here or at the end of my post!



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Words 2 Craft By- celebrations
Lemon Shortbread- ATG
Ooh La La- die cuts
Sunday Stamps- sketch
Crafting With Dragonflies- one for the girls

Images & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Balloon Girl' by Lemon Shortbread
Promarkers/Flexmarkers words in black
Derwent Coloursoft pencils words in brown
Skin- blush, ginger & blush pink
Hair- eggnog, brown, pale brown, ochre & light sand
Bobble- pressed leaf, green, pea green & yellow green
Dress- pressed leaf, mid green, pea green & yellow green
Shoes- pressed leaf, pea green & yellow green
Envelope- lipstick red & dove grey
Balloons- red rooster, brown earth, cranberry, azure, prussian blue, electric blue, sunflower, pimento, ginger, orange, tequila sunrise, bright pink & pink lavender
Tim Holtz distress inks
Sky- tumbled glass & salty ocean

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Bonnets & Bowties' NitWit collection 
'green' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack from Papermania
My stash- divine twine- aqua, cherry, lemon & orange. Pale blue sequins.

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Crafty Purple Frog
'Collall 3D' glue with tools from Crafty Purple Frog
Sizzix Bigshot
'A2 curved border #1' die cut by Spellbinder
'Tickets' die cut by X-cut 657569
'With Love' sentiment die cuts Couture du Jour by Dovecraft
'5 x 7" white card blank'

this fortnights cookie

Thank you for stopping by, don't forget to pop over & see what fab creations the DT have made to help inspire you

21 February 2017

Let It snow!!

Over on Fabrika Fantasy's Facebook page, they have a progressive challenge. This months image is so sweet. I wasn't quite sure what to do with it until I had coloured it, that I decided to do it CAS. I don't think the image needs anything, its perfect on its own.




Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Little Snow Gnomes' by Fabrika Fantasy
Promarkers/Flexmarkers- words
Spectrum Noir pencils- numbers
Boy
Skin- blush, 09 & 08
Hair- ice grey 2 &1- 115, 114 & 113
Hat & coat- chilli red, 120 & 117
Gloves & boots- reef blue, 73 & 70
Girl
Skin- blush, 08 & 09
Hair- eggnog, 94, 89 & 88
Hat & coat- rose pink, 40 & 39
Gloves - spring lilac & 79
Boots- spring lilac, yellow & rose pink
Bows- spring lilac, winter berry, 82 & 77
Bunny- blossom. 23, stonewash, 70, 69, 68, pressed leaf & 58
Leaf- leaf green, 48 & 47
Ground- 63, 62 & 61
Bauble- lipstick red, 33 & 95
Sled- gold, 23, 22, march hare & 86
Panpastels
Sky- turquoise & turquoise tint
Spectrum Noir Aqua Tints
Snowflakes- silver #74

Papers & Embellishments
'red & blue' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Crafty Purple Frog
Sizzix Bigshot
'Let It Snow' die cut by Creative Dies
'C6 deckled edge white card blank' from Crafty Purple Frog

Thank you for stopping by, please pop over & see what fab creations people have made using this image.
Hugs xx


15 February 2017

Bake A Cake

We are starting a new challenge over at Inspirational Destination today.
 I am using a freebie image you get when you join in with Bloobel Stamps monthly progressive challenge on Facebook. Make sure you pop over & check Bloobel out!

 As always the theme is....

ANYTHING GOES

So with this image came lots of extra bits & pieces you could add to the tray, but all I could see when I was colouring her in was hearts falling.....so that's what I did!



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Deep Ocean- hearts
Everybody Art- for girls or Valentines day
Through The Craft Room Door- ATG
Unicorn Challenge- hearts

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Bake A Cake' by Bloobel Stamps
Promarker/Flexmarkers- words in black
Derwent Coloursoft- words in brown
Skin- blush, ginger & blush pink
Mouth- ivory & pale blossom
Eyes- peacock green, pear green, dove grey & mid green
Hair- putty, brown, mid brown & pale brown
Dress, bow & shoes- cloud blue, prussian blue, blue & pale blue
Hat- steel grey & dove grey
Apron- steel grey, dove grey, cloud blue & caramel
Tray- china blue & indigo
Shadow- blue

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Granny's Kitchen' by DCWV
'blue & red' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
Text computer generated

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Crafty Purple Frog
Sizzix Bigshot
'Elongated Hearts' from the Signature Collection by Sara Davies
'5" square white card blank' from Crafty Purple Frog

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & check out what fab creations the 'dream team' have made to help inspire you!
Hugs xx


14 February 2017

I Love You.....Always xx

HAPPY VALENTINES DAY....

Today 21 years ago, my darling hubby Nigel proposed to me & I of course, said yes. It was a wonderful day, he took me out for a meal to a small country pub called the 'White Cock'. After we went for a drive, finishing up looking over a gasometer??!! Really? yeah we did lol....he then sat staring out of the window, no idea what to do or say. Then he just said...."do you wanna be my wife" I looked at him burst out laughing & said yes. The rest as they say is history.

So this DT card for Try Stampin' on Tuesday, has been made for Nige,
just to remind him I love him  xx

As always we have an awesome sketch, which you can find here or at the end of this post. We have an optional theme of....

ANYTHING GOES



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Cards in Envy- be my Valentine
Cutie Pie- simply love
Paper Girls- with heart
Love to Scrap- who loves ya baby?
Addicted to Stamps- love

Images & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'I Love You' from Forever Friends
Promarkers/Flexmarkers- words
Spectrum Noir Pencils- numbers
Bear- champagne, 89, 87 & budding rose
Heart- sunset, 120, 106 & 33
I & U- sunset & 32
Stars- arctic blue, 67 & 66

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Chalkboard' arrows from the 12 x 12 stack by Crafty Sensations
'red' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Crafty Purple Frog
Sizzix Bigshot
'Always' alphabet die cuts by Creative Expressions
Craftwell Ecraft
'stars, I & U' from the Essentials SD card
'C6 white card blank' from Crafty Purple Frog

This fortnights sketch
Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & see what fabulous 'I Wish...' creations the DT have made!
Hugs xx