Monday, 30 April 2012

Sneaky Peek - Week 7 ....

.....last of my classes till the autumn :-( and here's your sneaky peek - can you guess the theme this week lol
 - sorry for the horrible pics but blogger will not let me add cropped images for some reason - they have to be a certain size so I've had to keep the background in to get them to the size that will blog  - if anyone can enlighten me why this is please do

Will post some nicer pics of my samples tomorrow


Wednesday, 25 April 2012

Happy Birthday Mum!

...My Mum was 80 on Saturday - her birthday is the same day as the Queen - and this is the card I made her .. Pink Petticoat papers - Wild Orchid Crafts flowers - sentiment made on the computer- gems and some die cut leaves - a couple of diecut iridescent butterflies ...


Tuesday, 24 April 2012

Butterflies Galore!

This weeks theme at my cardmaking class was butterflies - we made two lovely cards - one using Martha Stewart pop up border butterfly punch and the monarch butterfly punch - the other using butterfly dies from Marianne I think - here are the samples


Monday, 23 April 2012

Sneaky Peek - Week 6 ......

......quick peek at what we are going to be making tonight at my card class - will post the finished samples as usual tomorrow....blogger is playing silly games again - won't let me upload some of the cropped pics - 

I give up - lol - blogger is saying I don't have enough space yet it will let me upload full sized pics but not cropped ones ??!!  Call back tomorrow for the finished samples  -


Saturday, 21 April 2012

Wedding Day Wishes

A gorgeous wedding card using a great rub on of a wedding carriage - some beautiful floral papers - lots of glamour dust applied to the script paper - some punched flowers - sentiment made on the computer.

I am entering this into the following challenges
CRAFT Challenge - Wedding/Anniversary
Scrapbook Sister - Wedding
Tammy's scrapin Corner - Anything goes with a splash of green


Wednesday, 18 April 2012

Retro Girly Card ......

....J really like this card - love the retro feel about it - I used a Kanban stamp and paper pieced and decoupaged the dress -adding some sparkle and a tiny ribbon bow which I made using a fork - see you tube - the lacy border is a Martha Stewart punch and the flowers are also punches.

I am entering this into the following challenges
Made Especially for You - Three flowers
Make it Monday - Anything Goes
Whoopsiedaisy - Anything Goes
PaperSundaes - Anything Goes


Tuesday, 17 April 2012

Card Class -Week 5 - Just for the Girls!

This week we made a couple of girly cards using  these great dress stamps - one we paper pieced and the other we coloured with promarkers - both were given the glamour dust treatment. Here are my samples


Monday, 16 April 2012

Sneaky Peek - Week 5 ........ for the girls this week ..

Call back tomorrow to see the finished samples!

Thursday, 12 April 2012

Another Daisy Card ......

.....think this one is influenced by Kirsty Wiseman - love her cards - have kept it simple to show off the flowers -I have inked around these flowers with some distress ink - I made the little stick  pins from some beads I had and the pins that were in a bouquet of flowers - they had a gorgeous diamonte top so I couldn't throw them away - have had requests for these daisies and I do make them to order so if you would like some just email me - - for details -

I would like to enter this into the following challenges
Anything Goes Challenge - Anything Goes
Top Tip Tuesday - Spotty Dotty
Tuesday Throwdown - Stick Pins
Make it Monday - Anything Goes


Monday, 9 April 2012

Spring Thank You Card....

.... using these gorgeous daisies I made using woodware punches .... I embossed the daisies after punching, layered them up and added a pale green pearl gem to the centre .......

I am entering this into the following challenges
4 Crafty Chicks - Flowers
Divas by Design - Anything Goes
Papercraft Star - Anything Goes
Just Keep on Creating - Anything Goes
Make it Monday - Anything Goes


Friday, 6 April 2012

Ollie Owl - wallet card

This was a wallet card made for a swap a while ago ... image is cut from one of the papers which are from Trimcraft - will have to look up the name ... can't remember lol


Wednesday, 4 April 2012

Cute Easter Bunny .........

....digi stamp image from Digi Stamp Boutique - papers Echo Park Downloads

I want to enter this card into the following challenges
Digital Tuesday - Easter (Digi stamp)
Paper and Such design - Easter/Spring
Top Tip Tuesday - Easter or Animals
Make it Monday - Anything Goes


Tuesday, 3 April 2012

Card Class - Week 4 .......

.....this week we have made a cute Easter card using images from Digi Stamp boutique which we all coloured with promarkers and a Spring like card using a Hero Arts stamp and which we also coloured in - here are my samples....


Monday, 2 April 2012

Sneaky Peek - Week 4.........

.....another class tonight and here's a wee sneaky peek of what we are going to make... ggrrrrr  - blogger is not playing ball and I can only get a few pics to upload.....

See you tomorrow with the finished samples