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Tuesday, 14 November 2017

50th Wedding Anniversary

Hi Friends,
I made this card for a friend to give for a couple's 50th Wedding Anniversary.
Card Ingredients:
Stamps: S/U's Making Spirits Bright, Number of Years
Card: Gold and Cream Shimmer Card, Gold Foil, Champagne Glitter, Vellum
Ink: Versamark, Tsukineko Delicata Golden Glitz
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Sizzix Lacy Brocade E/Folder, Sizzix Large Numbers Framelit Dies, Embossing Buddy, Gold E/Powder, Heat Tool, Tombow Multi Purpose Glue, Dble Sided Tape, Foam Tape, Mini Glue Dots, Mini Dimensionals
Thanks for your visit, and a special thanks for your comments.
Hugs,

Monday, 13 November 2017

Merry Monday # 265 Outdoor Winter Activity - Build a Snowman

Happy Monday Everyone,
This week we are challenging you to Create a Christmas card with an Outdoor Winter Activity on it.  I chose this sweet Hedgehog image and coloured it with my Aqua Painter and Markers.  Hope you will join us as there is only 7 weeks to Christmas Day.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Holiday Hedgehogs, Simon Says Stamps - Holiday Hellos SSS101365
Card: Thick and Thin Whisper White, Real Red
Ink: Stazon Black
Markers: Smokey Slate, Real Red, Daffodil Delight, Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Chocolate Chip. Pear Pizzazz, Soft Sky, Pumpkin Pie
Finishing Touches: ear of Cheer Washi Tape
Cool Tools: Misti, Stamp-a-ma-jig, Aqua Painter, Dble Sided Tape, Foam Tape

Thanks for the visit and a special thanks for your comments..
Happy Crafting
Hugs,

Friday, 10 November 2017

Christmas Tag - Gathering the Tree

Hi Friends,
I have been admiring all the tags being made for Loll and Friends Twelve Tags of Christmas and I wanted to join in the fun. I can't believe how many products I used to make my tag which are listed below for such a small area.
I used Stamping, Emboss Resist, Die Cuts, Punches, Fussy Cutting, Water Colouring and Sponging.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Greeting Card Kids, At Home With You, Christmas Pines, Tim Holtz Alterations 659376 Holiday Joy
Card: Thick and Thin Whisper White, Pear Pizzazz
Ink: Stazon Black, Tim Holtz Distress Ink Tumbled Glass
Markers: Pretty In Pink, Pink Pirouette, Melon Mambo, Pear Pizzazz, Old Olive, Real Red,  Daffodil Delight
Finishing Touches: Clear Wink of Stella Pen, 3/8" Stripped Organdy Ribbon, White Bakers Twine, 
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Sizzix Northern Frost Decorative Strip Die, Mama Elephant Landscape Trio, Tim Holtz Holiday Joy Framelit Dies, Scalloped Tag Topper Punch, Embossing Buddy, White E/Powder, Heat Tool, Sponge, Aqua Painter, Dble Sided Tape, Tombow Multi Purpose Glue, Dimensionals
Thanks for stopping by today, I would love to hear from you.
Hugs,


Monday, 6 November 2017

Merry Monday # 264 - Christmas Poinsettia's

Happy Monday Everyone,
This week at Merry Monday we are challenging you to Use Kraft and Red on your Christmas cards.

Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Star of Light
Card: Real Red, Crumb Cake, Very Vanilla. Gold Foil
Ink: Stazon Black
Finishing Touches: Gold Foil
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Sizzix Petals-A-Plenty E/Folder, Memory Box - Poinsettia Blooms Dies, Memory Box - Poinsettia Ribbon Die, Misti, Dble Sided Tape, Mini Dimensionals, Tombow Multi Purpose Glue

Thanks for stopping by today.
Happy Crafting
Hugs,

Monday, 30 October 2017

Merry Monday # 263 - Silver Bells

Happy Monday Everyone,

This week we are challenging you to Use the Photo for Inspiration on your Christmas cards and Lori is the hostess.  I used the plaid, poinsettia and silver bell as my inspiration.  Hope you will join us and play along this week.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Bells and Boughs, Seasonal Bells, Mama Elephant - Merry Greetings
Card: Whisper White, Mossy Meadow, Silver Foil, Merry Moments DSP
Ink: Versamark,  Real Red, Old Olive
Finishing Touches: Silver Sequins
Cool Tools: Bell Punch, Blender Pen, Big Shot, Sizzix Pretty Pines Thinlit Dies, Embossing Buddy, Silver E/Powder, Heat Tool, Sizzix Dotted Scallop Ribbon Border Punch, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals, Fine Tip Glue Pen, Tombow Multi Purpose Glue

Thanks for stopping by today.
Happy Crafting
Hugs,

Monday, 23 October 2017

Merry Monday # 262 - A Gift For You

Happy Monday Everyone,
It's time for a new Merry Monday Challenge, this week we are challenging you to Add a Gift to your Christmas cards.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Add A Little Glitz
Card: Basic Black, Whisper White, Copper Metallic
Ink: Momento Black, Pental Hybrid Gel Pen - Copper
Marker: Basic Black
Finishing Touches: Wink of Stella Clear Pen
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Sizzix Elegant Dots E/Folder, Sizzix Stitched Shapes Framelit Dies Square and Oval, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals

Thanks for stopping by today.
Happy Crafting
Hugs,

Saturday, 21 October 2017

Curtis is 7 October 2017

Hello Friends,
This is the card we gave our Grand Son for his 7th Birthday.  I printed the Ninjago from the Internet, it was a colouring page which I down sized, coloured and cut out.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Boys Will Be Boys, Simon Says Stamps - Christmas SSS101353, Karen Foster Mini Casual Snap Stamps  #00373
Card: Thick and Thin Whisper White, Basic Grey, Basic Black
Ink: Stazon Black
Markers: Real Red, Daffodil Delight, Pacific Point, Emerald Envy, Smokey Slate, So Saffron, Basic Grey
Finishing Touches:
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Provo Craft Seeing Spots E/Folder, Aqua Painter, Sizzix Happy Birthday Dies, Mama Elephant - Inline Letters Dies, Scissors, Computer and Printer,  Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals

Thanks for popping in today.
Hugs,

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Merry Monday # 261 - Christmas Ornament

Happy Monday Everyone,
Welcome back to the Merry Monday Challenges, this week we are challenging you to Add an Ornament to your Christmas cards.  Hope you will join us and play along this week. 
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Christmas Bauble, Simon Says Stamps - Christmas SSS101353
Card: Whisper White, Real Red, Old Olive
Ink: Stazon Black, Real Red, Old Olive, Always Artichoke, Smokey Slate
Finishing Touches: 1/8" Silver Ribbon, Pearls
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Sizzix Christmas Ornaments E/Folder, Christmas Greetings Thinlit Dies, Aqua Painter, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals, Mini Glue Dot

Thanks for stopping by today.
Happy Crafting
Hugs,

Monday, 9 October 2017

Merry Monday #260 - Noel

Happy Monday Everyone,
Welcome back to the Merry Monday Challenges, this week we are challenging you to Use a Sketch from Debbie on your Christmas cards.  Hope you will join us and check out the Design Team cards for some inspiration.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Wonderland, Simon Says Stamp - Small Folded Banners Holiday - SSS101201
Card: Basic Black, Whisper White, Silver Foil, Adventure Bound DSP
Ink: Stazon Black, Versamark
Finishing Touches: Clear Sequins
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Penny Black Leap  of Joy 51-062, Embossing Buddy, White E/Powder, Heat Tool, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals

Thanks for stopping by today.
Happy Crafting
Hugs,

Thursday, 5 October 2017

The Flower Challenge #13 - Use Your Favourite Flower - Wendy's 70th Birthday

Hello Friends,

Our friend Wendy is 70 today and this is the card we gave her.  Happy Birthday Wendy!

I am entering this card into The Flower Challenge which is Celebrating 1 year of operating. They have some fabulous prizes to be won and I would love to win the DotBStamps.  I just love these Peony flowers that use layered stamping from Altenew.  Why don't you check out the lovely cards and join in the challenge.
Supplies:
Stamps: Altenew Peony Bouquet, Simon Says Stamps - Christmas 3 x 4 Clear SSS101353
Card: Whisper White Thick and Thin, Gold Foil
Ink: Powder Pink, Flirty Flamingo, Pear Pizzazz, Old Olive, Wild Wasabi, Cucumber Crush, Garden Green, Daffodil Delight, Crushed Curry, Pumpkin Pie, Soft Suede, Versamark
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Altenew Peony Bouquet Dies, Sizzix Happy Birthday Thinlit Dies, Mama Elephant Inline Letters, Wer R Memory Keepers Next Level Geometric Embossing Folder, Embossing Buddy, Gold E/Powder, Heat Tool, Oval Punch, Dble Sided Tape, Foam Tape, Fine Tip Glue Pen, Dimensionals

Thanks for visiting today. Love to hear from you.
Hugs,


Monday, 2 October 2017

Merry Monday #259 Xmas Tree

Happy Monday Everyone,
Welcome back to the Merry Monday Challenges, this week we are challenging you to Use a Christmas Tree on your Christmas cards.  Hope you will join us this week and play along with this challenge.
Supplies:
Stamps: S/U's Polar Party. Happy Scenes
Card: Old Olive, Whisper White, Basic Black
Ink: Stazon Black, Versamark, Old Olive, Tsukineko Delicata Golden Glitz,
Markers: Daffodil Delight, Real Red, Blushing Bride, Tempting Turquoise, Rich Razzleberry, Wisteria Wonder, Pacific Point, Cameo Coral, Watermelon Wonder, Bermuda Bay
Finishing Touches: Pearls, Taylored Expressions Mini Crystals, Sailor Gold Rolling Ball Pen
Cool Tools: Misti, Aqua Painter, Embossing Buddy, White E/Powder, Heat Tool, Dble Sided Tape, Foam Tape, Fine Tip Glue Pen

Thanks for stopping by today.
Happy Crafting
Hugs,

Monday, 25 September 2017

Merry Monday #258 Christmas Penguin

Happy Monday Everyone,
It's Monday and time for a new Merry Monday Challenge, this week we are challenging you to Add a Penguin on your Christmas cards.  Hope you will join us this week and don't forget to check out the other Design Team Members inspiration.
Supplies:
Stamps: Mo Manning - Penguin With Gift, S/U's - Happy Scenes
Card: Whisper White
Ink: Memento Black, Tim Holtz Distress Inks - Salty Ocean, Tumbles Glass
Copics: 100 Black, Y35 Maize, YR15 Pumpkin Yellow, YR16 Apricot, B00 Frost Blue, BG15 Aqua, R46 Strong Red, R59 Cardinal, YG67 Moss, YG093 Yellow Green, 0 Blender
Finishing Touches: SSS Crystal Reflections CRQ14 Sequins
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Sizzix E/F Softly Falling, Mama Elephant Landscape Trio Dies, Sponges, Aqua Painter, Simon Says Stamps Falling Snow Stencil, Wendy Vecchi Embossing Paste, Spatula, Dble Sided Tape, Foam Tape, Fine Tip Glue Pen

Thanks for stopping by today.
Happy Crafting
Hugs,

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Merry Monday #257 - Santa's Elf

Happy Monday Everyone,
It's time for a new Challenge at Merry Monday, this week I am challenging you to Add a Decorated Tag to Your card Using Texture, Bling and Die Cuts.  For texture I used Embossing Paste sprinkled with Dazzling Diamonds and Dry Embossing.  The images are all die cuts and I added Gold Foil, Sequins and Crystals for Bling.  Hope you enjoy my challenge and join us this week at Merry Monday.




Supplies:
Stamps: My Favourite Things - BB-25 Santa's Elves, Kaisercraft - Christmas Sentiments
Card: Crumb Cake, Whisper White, Gold Foil
Ink: Stazon Black
Markers: Old Olive, Real Red, Blush Blossom, Lemon Lime Twist, Old Olive, Daffodil Delight, Crushed Curry
Finishing Touches: Iridescent Sequin Assortment, Crystals, Dazzling Diamonds Glitter, In Colour Accessory Pack - Mossy Meadow Twine, Wink of Stella Clear Pen,
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Spellbinders Scalloped Circle Nestabilities, My Favourite Things Stitched Circles Stax, Sizzix Lucky Stars E/Folder, Simon Says Stamps Falling Stars Stencil, Wendy Vecchi Clear Embossing Paste, Aqua Painter, Owl Builder Punch, Crop-a-dile,  Jewelry Tag Punch, Dble Sided Tape, Dimensionals, Fine Tip Glue Pen

Thanks for stopping by today.
Happy Crafting
Hugs,