Monday, 31 December 2012

Artistic Inspiration Challenge

Today we have a new challenge for you at Artistic Inspirations. The theme this week is Celebrations / Anything Goes . Here are my makes :- 

Top card uses the image Going Fishing from QKR stampede stamps  Coloured with promarkers 
6 x 6 scalloped blank from craftwork cards 
Papers and sentiment from my stash.  
buttons from the range 

Bottom card uses Old Lady from Eureka  stamps 
coloured with promarkers 
green paper from the range in the princess collection 
green embossed paper from the works 
buttons from baker ross 
sentiment and scalloped 6 x 6 blank from craftwork cards .
flowers and leaves from stash. 

Sunday, 30 December 2012

Challenge 13 at glitternsparkle

This week at glitternsparkle the theme is fav colour . 

Here's my card 

Image is a Delicious Doodles called FAE 
My fav colour is err Purple lol. 
the lilac background paper is kanban 
glitter card from stash 
flower ribbon from stash 
mat from kanban 
coloured with promarkers 
glitterglue to butterfly bodies. 

Sunday, 23 December 2012

GlitternSparkle Challenge 12

Here are my cards for this week at glitternsparkle

First up is Uh Oh from stitchy stamps

Coloured with promarkers 
papers from stash and punched with martha stewart border punch. 
Buttons from my stash   

Next up we have this little fella from crafty sentiments who are sponsoring us for the first time today . He's called Rainy Days and i made him into a calendar 

Calendar pads and gems from the range . 
card from stash and mat from Kanban 

Nest up we have this fab image from Sassy Studio called  snowman pin up. she's gorgeous. 

Punched with martha stewart border punch 
card from stash peel offs from the range 
coloured with promarkers 

Challenges 4 Everybody

Here is my DT card for this weeks challenge at Challenges 4 Everybody the theme as always is anything goes. 

I used sassy copper from Sassy Studios 
coloured with promarkers 
die cut with the bug 
Papers from Kanban 
flowers were punched by me 
gems from the range . 

Monday, 17 December 2012

Artistic Inspirations Make a tag

The theme at artistic Inspirations this week is make a tag .
Here's mine 

I used a gingerloft image called Woodland Snowman 

Coloured with promarkers 

I added punched snowflakes with a red gem in the centre of each. 

Red ribbon at the top and there we have it . 

I'd like to enter the following challenges. 

Sunday, 16 December 2012

Glitter n sparkle challenge no 11

Welcome to challenge 11 at glitternsparkle . The theme this week is Bingo and here is the board.

Here are my cards 

I went through the board with Gems Digi and Die Cuts for each of them. 
For the first one i used a Lovely Lady Robot from when the scrap hits the fun.
I punched the border with a martha stewart punch
Flowers were punched then had a gem in the centre of each. 

For the second one i used little butterfly from Floppy Latte designs . 
I added die cut flowers and put a gemmed brad in the centre of each . 
i added gems to each corner of the mat 

I'd like to enter the following challenges. 

Monday, 10 December 2012

Artistic Inspirations

Hi it's monday which means time for a challenge at Artistic Inspirations . Here is my make for this week .

Image is Home for the Holidays from Robyn's Fetish 
Coloured with promarkers 
silver mount from kanban shop 
pink card and silver card kanban shop 
lace edged punch is a Martha Stewart one 
Flowers from the range 

I'd like to enter this into the following Challenges. 

Sunday, 9 December 2012

Delicious doodles

I recently bought some fab new images from Delicious Doodles I used Snowy Postbox which i think is gorgeous.

The layout is very similar to one i used at my card class a few weeks ago (thanks Linda) 

Image is snowy postbox from delicious Doodles 
Card from stash 
white card embossed with an ornaments embossing folder 
Borders at top punched with a martha stewart punch 
Snowflakes from delicious Doodles layered and glittered . 
Diamonte in centre of each snowflake from the Range .
Sprinkled with Glamour dust 

I'd like to enter this into the following Challenges. 

Delicious Doodles - Anything Christmas with Blue
My Time To Craft Challenge - None Traditional Colours
2 Sisters Challenge - Snowflakes
Crafty Calender challenge - White Christmas
Little Claire's Challenge - Christmas

New Challenge at Challenges 4 everybody

Hello everyone . Today we have a new challenge at challenges 4 everybody and we also have a fabby new sponsor. Bugaboo.  Here is my Card .

Image is Ornament kids from Bugaboo 
coloured with promarkers 
Borders punched with martha stewart border punch. 
Papers were a magazine freebie
birds and snowflake stickers from the range  

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges. 

Challenge 10 at glitternsparkle

This week the theme at glitternsparkle is add some metal . Here is my card

The image i used is Angel with Flute 
coloured with promarkers 
pink , white n yellow card from stash , 
punched with martha stewart border punch. 
silver peel offs 
card blank from craftwork cards 
flowers bought from Aly's inky fingers.
Charm from ebay 

I'd like to enter the following challenges : 

Great Impressions - Anything goes
Joanna Sheen challenge - With love at christmas
Robyn's Fetish Challenge - Christmas card
Little Claire Designs - Christmas
My Time to Craft Challenge - non traditional colours 

Monday, 3 December 2012

Challenge 18 at Artistic Inspirations

It is challenge 18 this week at Artistic Inspirations 
Our theme this week is Ribbon and Lace 

Here is my card 

Backing paper is a magazine freebie from ages ago 

The pink card is embossed with a flower and bird embossing folder 
The image is a garden clock which i inked with distress inks. 
coloured with promarkers 
the leaves and flowers were from wild orchid crafts 
ribbon from crafty ribbons 
pins were a mag freebie last year 
lace was a gift 

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges .

Crafty boots challenge - Anything goes
crafty bloggers network - Anything goes
catch the bug -  Anything goes

Sunday, 2 December 2012

OSAAT Challenge 142

This week is challenge 142 at OSAAT and the theme is use a digi which is always very popular.

This week i used the lovely image called Budinsky bunny from Kassal digi Stamps . Available here

The papers have been in my stash for ages and i thought they looked quite bright and cheerful to go with the bunny
The resin flowers are from ebay,
The ribbon border bunnies were from my local market ages ago.
The image and the scalloped oval were cut with my nesties.
The blue card and the card blank were from my stash and the sentiment was cut from the leftover backing paper
I'd like to enter this into the following challenges. 

Stamp your life blog - Anything goes
atc's with attitude - Anything goes
Fun with shapes and more  - anything but christmas 

challenge 9 at glitternsparkle

This week is our 9th challenge and everyone seems to be enjoying it . This weeks sponsors are Delicious Doodles , CDee Designs, lej designs . We have lots of lovely images to be won . This weeks theme is lots of flowers . Here is my card

The gorgeous image is christmas surprise from Delicious Doodles 
Coloured with promarkers 
Backing paper was a magazine freebie ages ago and has floral flourishes on it 
The purple pearl card was embossed with a daisy folder 
Flowers and leaves were from wild orchid crafts 
buttons from ebay.
snowflakes punched with ek success punch
gems from ebay
sentiment from craftwork cards 

I'd like to enter the following challenges :-  

Wagsnwhiskers challenge - Christmas
Stampin for the weekend - use some texture
QKR stampede - It's beginning to look a lot like xmas
jingle belles - Anything (holiday) goes
guylou's inimitability - non traditional colours
Delicious Doodles - goth vs pretty
speedyand friends - christmas card no red or green
craftyhazelnutschristmaschallenge - Make it girlie 

challenge 8 at glitternsparkle

Well i had issues with my lappy and my health last week so this didn't get posted here just on the challenge blog but i thought it seemed a shame not to show it so here it is :

Image is a sassy studios one called Little Honey's France 

Red card from my stash
black lace cut from a die then threaded with red ribbon 
red card embossed with love and romance embossing 
sentiment from craftwork cards 
gems from ebay 

Sunday, 18 November 2012

Challenge 7 at Glitternsparkle

Here are my cards for challenge 7 at glitternsparkle . This week we have a new sponsor joining us . That's bugaboo.

The image is Snowglobe Ava from Bugaboo
coloured with promarkers
pink paper from my stash bought about 2 years ago
pale blue glitter card embossed with snow dots folder
sentiment and 6 x 6 blank are  from craftwork cards
the snow is a snow writer tube i bought last year and only tried a couple of weeks ago. 
Snow sprinkled with glamour dust 

Stella Tidbidsheaven- from bugaboo
coloured with promarkers
pink card is embossed with roses embossing folder
lilac sparkly card from stash
flower made by me
cloud done with snow writer sparkled with glamour dust.

This is another bugaboo image called snowglobe butterflies 
lilac card was from Hoyland market 
Pink card from kanban outlet 
embossed with my wings embossing folder. 
snowglobe is raised up on foam pads. 
butterflies are martha stewart punched ones . 
pearls from ebay
sentiment was a magazine freebie . 
butterflies were glittered too. 

I'd like to enter the following challenges

Ecclectic Ellapu - Layering 

Crafty pad - It's beginning to look a lot like christmas 

Crafty hazelnuts xmas - use something over 6 months old 

papercreators crafts - all about christmas 

craftpunked - Anything goes 

craftycatz weekly challenge - Lets have sparkle 

Osaat challenge 140

Here is my DT card for the latest Challenge at One Stitch at a time .

8 x 8 scalloped blank from the range .
Patterned papers from craftwork cards
Red card from Kanban Outlet
Image is cruisin for a bruisin by Barb available from here at stitchy stamps
I made the flower myself after being shown how by the lovely aly higginbottom from aly's inky fingers .
sentiment from my stash.
I'd like to enter this into the following challenges.

That craft place challenge - Red for remembrance

The squirrel and the fox - Anything goes

Hiding in my craftroom - Anything goes

one stop craft challenge - Monochrome 

Monday, 12 November 2012

Glitternsparkle challenge Dt card 2

Here is my Second DT card for Glitternsparkle . The theme this week is Things with Wings .

Image is Amy with flowers no pacifier From Daisy Doodles  

Coloured with Promarkers 

Ribbon  from Crafty Ribbons 

Butterfly gems from the range .

Sentiment from the range 

6 x 6 Scalloped edge blank from Craftwork Cards 

I'd like to enter this into the following Challenges :

Happy Campers - Use bright Colours

Pixie Dust Studios Pixie Challenge - Fabulous Fall Colours

Inky Impressions - birthday

Delicious Doodles Challenges

I recently fell in love with  some fab images and found out they came from Delicious Doodles.

I have used a few now and hopefully my colouring will get better. This one i did to enter in the latest challenge and the theme is Remembrance .

The image is from Delicious Doodles 

Coloured with promarkers 

Scalloped edge 6 x6 card from craftwork cards 

Border punched with martha stewart punch

Ribbon from Aldi 

Gems from Range 

I'd like to enter this into the following Challenges

Delicious Doodles - Remembrance 

That craft Place Challenge  - Red for Remembrance 

Artistic Inspirations Challenge

Here is my DT project for Artistic Inspirations . The theme this week is recycling so i recycled my scraps of pearl and glitter card and a photo frame .

All the images are from delicious doodles here

Top image is Snow Cuddles 

Middle image is Holly Fairy 

Bottom image is  Olyvia 

all coloured with promarkers and have snow writer on and/or Glamour Dust .
Snowflakes were punched from scraps of pearl and glitter paper and card 

gems from the range 

Photo frame from b n m about 5 years ago. 

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges.

Corrosive Challenges - Flutter by (wings )

Dream Valley Challenges - Anything goes

Quirky Crafts Challenge - Layer it up n let it snow

Robyns Fetish Challenge   - Anything Goes

Scrappers Delight - Anything Goes

2 sisters - Use your favourite christmas image

One Stop Craft Challenge - Anything Goes

Sweet Stampin - Anything Goes

Christmas Stamping all year long - Must be Christmas Anything Goes 

Sunday, 11 November 2012

Challenges 4 Everybody

Here is my card for this fortnight's challenge .

I used an 8 x 8 scalloped card from the range
Image is Snow Cuddles from Delicious Doodles
Cut with nesties labels dies
coloured with promarkers
Pink card from Kanban outlet
Pink patterned paper from craftwork card
Gems from the range in flower centres and snowflake centres
Flowers from wild orchid crafts
Dew drops from sarah's cards
Liquid snow and glamour dust on fur from the range
I'd like to enter this into the following challenges.

Crafty Calendar Challenge - Wrap up warm for winter

Stampin with the dragon - Christmas No red or green

Challenge 6 at Glitternsparkle

Hi all , Today at glitternsparkle we are sponsored by Digi Darla's and Daisy Doodles who are giving our lucky winners images from their shop.

Here is my DT card .

I used an 8 x 8 scalloped edge card from the range
Black and blue card from Keith's at Hoyland Market
Ribbon from crafty ribbons
Image is Dragonfly by Digi Darla
cut with nesties labels dies
Smaller dragonflies puched with my dragonfly punches the bigger one is a woodware punch the other doesn't say.
coloured with promarkers wings dusted with glamour dust from the range
jewels from the range
I'd like to enter this into the following challenges

Corrosive Challenge -  Flutter by ( wings )

Catch The Bug - Things with Tails

Clearly i stamp - Critters

Monday, 5 November 2012

Artistic Inspirations

Here is my DT card for the Challenge at Artistic Inspirations 

8 x8 Scalloped edge card from the Range 

Backing papers from Craftwork Cards 

Image is Sassy Showgirl available from Sassy Studio's here 

coloured with promarkers 

Die cut with Labels nestabilities dies. 

Flowers from the range 

gems from the range 

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges :-

Lady Anne's challenges - Anything goes 

Kaboodle Doodles - Anything goes 

Make it monday - Always anything goes 

The Crafty pad - Anything goes 

Crafts 4 eternity - Supernova 

Challenge 138 at OSAAT

Here is my latest DT card for the OSAAT challenge . I'm not too keen but my grandaughter chose the colours. 

Image is Cat nip by  Pookie designs available from Stitchy Stamps here 

Blue card from stash
coloured with promarkers 
die cut using labels dies 
Flowers were Kaitlyns from Baker Ross 
Peel Offs from the range 
card Candi from craftwork cards .

  I'd like to enter this into the following challenges :-

The squirrel and the fox - Flowers ,hats or horses.

Stampin for the weekend - anything goes. 

Raise the bar challenge - Anything goes 

Challenge 5 at Glitternsparkle

Today is challenge 5 at glitternsparkle
Theme this week is anything but square / glitter n sparkle 

Here is my DT make 

I used a round Bare basics box,
Covered with xmas papers from stash 
Top has santa brings gifts for teacher image from Fresh Brewed Designs here
Coloured with promarkers then die cut with circle scalloped edge nestie
puffy stuff for beard, coat cuffs , hat brim etc. 
lace added under edge of image 
stickers are from the range. 

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges.

I also made this card

Image is Unhappy Angel from LEJ  Designs

papers from my stash 

coloured with promarkers 

irridescent glitter glue added to wings n lights. 

I'd like to enter this in the following challenges :-

Quirky crafts challenge -  Layer it up and let it snow.

Challenges for Everybody

Here is my card for last weeks Challenge . 

Images are the essential esap collection from Aly's inky Fingers . Here
i used an 8 x8 scalloped blank from the range 
Background was done with Tim Holtz Distress Inks 
centre is sprinkled with Glamour Dust
Ribbon and backing paper from stash. 
Flowers from the range.

Thanks for reading 
Hugs trisha x  

Monday, 29 October 2012

Vintage Illusions Challenge

Today at vintage Illusions the Theme is fantasy . Our fab sponsors today are fresh brewed designs and Gingerloft. Your card doesn't have to be vintage to enter.  Here is my card .

The gorgeous image is from gingerloft 

Coloured with Promarkers 

Charms from ebay 

Lace from my stash 

Flowers from home bargains ages ago 

Backing paper is from the range .

Thanks for reading and please check out what the rest of the team have done . Here .

Emerald fairies - Use a charm

lej designs  -  anything goes 

Sunday, 28 October 2012

Glitternsparkle Challenge 4

Hi and thank you to everyone who joined us last week . This weeks Theme at Glitternsparkle is Monochrome. Our sponsors this week are sassy studios who are offering 4 images to the winner and The Fab Stitchy Stamps who are offering $10 to spend in store .

Here is this weeks card

I made a tag shaped tri fold card. 

I cut the base card in red then added white panels 

Some panels die cut with labels dies 

Images are Little Siannie from Stitchy Stamps 

Snowflakes were punched with an EK Success snowflake punch and red gems added 

xmas verse was from internet 

Coloured image with red promarkers 

red ribbon from ebay 

Thank you for looking 

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges.

craftyhazlenutschristmaschallenge  - No patterned paper 

brown sugar challenge - Anything goes. 

Clearly i stamp - All tiedup ( ribbon or twine ) 

Crafty ann's challenge  - Christmas in october 

fairytale challenge blog - Monochrome with dies and punches  

Fussy n fancy challenge - Anything goes. 

Poodles parlour  - anything goes 

Sunday, 21 October 2012

Challenge 136 OSAAT

Today is Challenge 136 here at OSAAT . The theme this week is Use a Digi.  I got a beautiful one from floppy latte designs @ stitchy .

Image is Black Eyed Susan Floral Corner from here at Stitchy.

Coloured with promarkers and glittered

Papers were a freebie from somewhere .

Flowers from wild orchid crafts .

butterfly punched with martha stewart monarch butterfly punch.

   I'd like to enter this into the following challenges ;

Charisma Cardz challenge - Clean and simple

Sarah hurley challenges - autumn

simply create - always anything goes

Fussy and Fancy - anything goes

The poodles parlour - anything goes

glitternsparkle challenge 3

It's challenge 3 today at glitternsparkle and our theme is bonfire / Halloween

Here's my card

The gorgeous papers are from Tsunami Rose
The sentiments etc are from tsunami rose
Spiders are from asda

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges.

eclecticellapu - Halloween

2 sisters - cute n creepy  

Friday, 19 October 2012

Aly's Inky Fingers .

The lovely Aly gave me a set of xmas stamps to play with to make her some samples for her appearance on create and craft today. The stamps were fairly small so it was quite challenging but here's what i managed to make . Apologies in advance for all the pics .

Drinks Coaster 


Treasure chest open

Treasure chest closed 

Tree Decs 


3 sided gift box with ferrero rocher chocs in 

Gift card holder

Post it note holder 

post it notes 

xmas card 

xmas card 

Xmas cracker with toffees 
Hope you like them.

I'd like to enter these into the following challenges :

Totally papercrafts friday challenge - christmas 9 weeks and counting. 

Winter wonderland - anything but a card 

ABC christmas challenge - U for Up to you 

just keep on crafting - christmas is just around the corner .