Sunday, 30 September 2012

Challenges 4 everybody Challenge 4

At Challenges 4 Everybody we are sponsored today by the fabulous Digi Darla's They have lots of gorgeous images for very little money. Today i used Blowing Paper Windmill and made a birthday card from my grandaughters friend Kai.

Image is Blowing Paper Windmill from digi darla's
coloured with promarkers
Backing papers werefree with a magazine
Letters were from the range.
I'd like to enter this into the following challenges.
Tammy's scrappin corner - Card for a Kiddie
Bearly Mine - Add a sentiment

Saturday, 29 September 2012


My lovely young friend emma keeps laughing at me cos i told her i'm too old for change . Just to prove i'm not really here's my first attempt at a steampunk card . Not exactly sure what one is but from others i've seen it looks to fit the bill. lol. It made a change from Cutesy images .

Backing papers , cogs and image are from crafty catz cd A touch of steampunk.

Charms from my stash.

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

Vintage Illusions - men and machines

ATC'S with Attitude - anything goes

It's all about the vintage - Brown tones

Simply create - anything goes

Frilly n funky - Autumn colours

Friday, 28 September 2012

Challenges 4 Everybody

Here is my DT card for challenges for Everybody. 

I used an 8 x 8 scalloped edge blank from the range 
stamps are called Essential ESAP set and are available from Aly's inky fingers  here 

background was done with Tim Holtz Distress Inks 
It has glamourdust on in the centre 
Ribbon and backing paper from stash 
Jewelled Flowers were from the range 

Thank you for Looking  Hugs trisha x 

Xmas card

Here's a little card we made at class this morning.

Image is a la pashe

We had great fun and a huge amount of laughter at class today making this .

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

Another one for princess k's friend

Here's another card for another of the princess's friends .

Image is another lilli of the valley

Papers from stash

gems from ebay

glitter glue from the range .

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

card for Kaitlyns friend from school

Princess k is a busy girl and has lots of parties to go to this week . Here is a card for one of the girls . A lovely lady on facebook who's very helpful has set up a new challenge blog so i made this to help support her new venture. Please visit her at Happy campers craft collective .

Top picture has a lilli of the valley image ,

papers from stash

gold mat from kanban shop,

lace from Lawrence Llewellyn bowen collection

card candy from craftwork cards

Bottom pic is decoration on inside .

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

Thursday, 27 September 2012

New kid in town .

There is a new weekly challenge blog called Glitter n Sparkle  starting on the 7th Oct . The DT call is running until this weekend . Just send a link to your work to .
The first challenge is the popular anything goes

    Hope to see you soon trisha x

Wednesday, 26 September 2012

Kaitlyn's party bags

Here is a pic of Princess k's party bags from her party . We made  60 and have just one left lol

Mask Image on the notebooks and the Mask on the bag toppers were both from LEJ Designs . Thank you Lindsay everyone loved them.

  They were a big hit and altogether cost about a pound each to make not bad for a party bag stuffed with sweets .

Kaitlyn's Birthday card

Well my grandaughter Princess Kaitlyn was 7 yesterday . We had a fab party on sunday with all her family , friends and school friends . Here is the card i made for her .

Image is a lilli of the valley

Papers are from craftwork cards

Cake candles from asda lol.

Glitter glue from the range .

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges

Creative craft Challenges - Anything goes

Party time tuesday - Anything Goes

Through the Craft Room - Anything goes 

Sisterhood of crafters - Happy Birthday

Tuesday, 25 September 2012

Card for Aiden

Here is a birthday card i made for my grandaughter to take to her friends party . Hope he likes it.

Image is Ahoy from Daisy doodles

Map was coloured with distress inks blended into the paper

coloured with promarkers .

I'd like to enter this into the following challenge

Daisy Doodles -  One For the boys

Bearly mine - add a sentiment

Sunday, 23 September 2012

Osaat DT card .

The challenge this week is bingo you must use a digi and any 2 others things as long as you go through the middle in a straight line. For this challenge i made a book card to best display the beautiful papers.

For this i made a book card

I used digi paper pack 1 from stitchy bear stamp  available here

Image is  Flowers for mom from stitchy bear stamps  available here

Gold mat from kanban shop

White card from kanban shop

jewelled brads from ebay  

Die cuts from the works

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

Dream Valley Challenges - Celebrations

Here come the boys - recipie

No matter which Challenges - Die cuts and/ or punches

Crazy 4 challenges = Thank you or thanksgiving inspired

ATC's with attitude - Anything goes

Brown Sugar challenge - Anything goes

Fat pages and cards with attitude - anything goes   

Saturday, 22 September 2012

Gardener's delight

Here's a card i made today for the challenge at daisy doodles. Hope you like it.

Image used is Mr Potts from Daisy Doodles

coloured with promarkers

Papers are from my stash.

Resin flowers from e bay.

Sentiment from craftwork cards

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

Daisy doodles challenges -  use a daisy doodles image

Sunday, 16 September 2012

Challenges 4 everybody.

Here is my card for this weeks challenge at challenges 4 everybody . We are sponsored by the fabulous digi darlas .

Image is the Gorgeous butterfly wonder ,

card blank is 8 x8 scalloped card from the range

 blue patterned paper is k n co ,

Purple spotty paper is craftwork cards .

Resin flowers from fleabay

ribbon and glitter glue from stash .

Tuesday, 11 September 2012

Kaitlyn's invites

Well princess K is 7 on the 25th sept so we were working on the party invites over the weekend. All 60 of  Here is what we made . Hope you like them.

Image is half  mask available LEJ designs here

Martha stewart glitters

feathers and bling from e bay.

coloured with promarkers

Sunday, 9 September 2012

OSAAT challenge 130

It's challenge 130 at One Stitch at A time and the theme this week is under 18's .

I used a gorgeous image from Beary Dust called Asian Beauty and it's available to buy here.

Image Is the beautiful Asian Beauty from Beary Dust Stamps available as above .

coloured with promarkers

8 x 8 scalloped card blank from the range .

Pink patterned background card is from Kanban.

Metal fan charm from ebay

doiley for fan from Joanna Sheen

Flowers from wild orchid Crafts.

Martha Stewart leaf punch .

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

Atc's and Fat pages with Attitude.   Anything goes/ buttons and bows

Fairy tale challenge blog     - metal

Just magnolia -  Anything Goes with the option of butterflies and bling

Poodles Parlour - Here come the girls

4 crafty chicks - metal

Crafts and me  challenge - Add a flower

Emerald faeries challenge - use a doiley

Wednesday, 5 September 2012

Aly's inky fingers

As you may have noticed i haven't blogged much lately . To celebrate her return to create and craft  the lovely Aly gave me 2 sets of stamps to play with and i was trying to do them justice. The first set is essential esap available from here and here's what i came up with .

The second set was Frames and flowers  and here's what i did with those .


Hope you like them and sorry it's so picture heavy. Hugs trisha x

Sunday, 2 September 2012

Challenges 4 everybody.

Here's a quick card i made for this weeks challenge at Challenges 4 everybody. Please come along and support us it's only the second challenge. It is a hugely popular Anything Goes.

Image was kindly stamped by a friend,

Backing papers were from her stash as were the peel offs

I glittered several parts of the image added a chipboard flower, a resin flower and a butterfly.

Thank you for reading Trisha x