Monday, 21 August 2017

~~ Fussy and Fancy Friday #194 ~~

Hello everyone,
Yes, I'm late again!! So Sorry!
Not sure what happened..hopefully this will post.

Challenge #194 is underway at Fussy and Fancy Friday hosted by our lovely
Norma who has chosen the theme "Things with Wings.

Here is my card.




Some Marianne dies used as well as Die-namics and the butterfies
are Memory Box

Thanks for stopping by today and if you get a change
please stop by the blog and see the wonderful inspiration
from my very talented team mates.
hugs

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Just Ducky,

Good day all,

So sorry I'm late with my post today...
.ready to pull out my hair with this slow computer
and blogger problems.

Today starts a new challenge at


We are sponsored by the wonderful




Here is my card

Inside
Image is from Mo's Digital Pencil, coloured with Copics
Ribbon from my stash

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by,
hugs,

Monday, 14 August 2017

#114 at the Cutie Pies

Good morning all,  I hope this finds you well.

Today is the beginning of
where we have a theme of "Boys will be Boys"

We are sponsored by the wonderful
who generously supplied us with digis of our choice.

I've used a new precoloured image called  "Henry with Lawnmower"
available here in the shop.  I thought he would be perfect for
those little four year old tykes that make us laugh.


DP from my stash, sentiment created in Word, number Quikutz die
and the sun is a Die-Namics die. Tag is a SB die.

I would like to enter the following challenge
A Gem of A Challenge #200 - Birthday Wishes  8.19

Thanks for being here today. Play along with us...we'd love to see you there.
hugs,

Friday, 4 August 2017

Non Traditional

Hi everyone,
I'm still experiencing problems with my pc
 and keeping my fingers crossed this scheduled post will go as expected.

Today starts a new challenge at
where our lovely Christine is hosting with a theme of
"Use Ribbon, Twine or Lace"

We are sponsored by the wonderful
who are offering a prize of a £10 voucher to the winner

I've used a digi that has been in my stash for quite some time
just waiting to be coloured.  It is a Mo Manning digi called Gathering Kindling

Coloured with Copics
Poinsettia is a Memory Box Die
DP from my stash

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Thanks for stopping by today.
hugs,




Friday, 21 July 2017

Fussy & Fancy

Hi everyone,
I'm scheduling this post way in advance as it seems like a good day for blogger, 
which has not been the case lately for me.  So because you have to strike when the iron is hot....
here is my post.

Today we have our wonderful Team Leader is Nikki hosting at 
with everyone's favourite theme  "Anything Goes"

This card and box set is a special request from a friend.  




Spellbinder dies and lots of lovely lace and WOC flowers
used as well as Marianne Dies for the leaves

I would like to enter the following challenges:
As you Like It Challenge ~ "Pearls are my favorite as I'm not a big fan of bling
Crafting with Attitude #29  7.29

Thanks for stopping by,
hugs,

Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Queen Bee

Hi everyone,
So sorry I'm late with my post today for Fab'n'Funky Challenge #359
I've been having computer problems and unable to get into blogger.
But today looks like a good one so far...fingers crossed.

We have our lovely team mate Ginny hosting Challenge #359 with a
theme of "Shaped Cards

This week's sponsor is the fabulous Digital Delights and here is my card.
I've coloured with Copics a digital image called Relax Barnaby available here in the shop.

Shape cut using a SB flower die.
DP from Michaels
Flowers - SB Rose Creations Die
Leaves - Marianne Dies
Sentiment from TLC

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today. Come play along with us if you can this week.
hugs,

Monday, 10 July 2017

Birthday

Hi everyone,
Hope your weekend went well and that perhaps the sun was shining for you too.

Today starts a new challenge at


where we have the wonderful Crafty Sentiments sponsoring us.

I've coloured with copics the adorable Fifi Cupcake available here in the shop.


Mariane Die used for the frame and my very old QuicKutz dies
used for the cake, cupcake and words.
Rose ribbon for WOC, DP from Michaels, bling from the Dollar Store.

I would like to enter the following challenges 

Thanks for stopping by today.
I hope you get a chance to play along with the Cutie Pies this time.
hugs,

Friday, 7 July 2017

Christmas Penguins

Hi there,
Hope your week has been a good one 
and that you've something fun planned for the weekend. 

Today it's the Snowflakes turn to play along at
where our lovely team mate Louise is hosting with a theme of
"Christmas Penguins"

We are lucky to have the wonderful Kitty Bee Designs sponsoring
this week offering one non-coloured digi to the lucky winner.

Here is my card using Reindeer Penquin, generously supplied
to the team for this challenge.


Coloured with Copics, MB dies used with Simple Stories DP

I would like to enter the following challenges:
ABC Christmas Challenge ~ N for New Stamp, O for Old Paper
Christmas at Sweet Stampin - June Challenge   7.12
Inky Chicks Challenge #85  - Christmas    7.18
Pause Dream Enjoy Challenge #180 - Christmas   7.12

Thanks for stopping by today,
hugs,

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Take to the slopes

Hi everyone,
Hope you are well and enjoying summer.
I'm scheduling this post as I'm off to Niagara Falls in the morning. 
Weather looks like it's going to cooperate making it a fun trip 
...a little lunch...a little time in the Casino and
and some shopping as well I expect.  I've had trouble with my hip lately but
it's not going to stop me...just slow me down a bit.
Our lovely Wends is hosting this month's Christmas challenge
where we have the fabulous "All Dressed Up Stamps" sponsoring us.

I've used an image from All Dressed Up Stamps called "Take to the Slopes"
available here in the shop.



Coloured with Copics, DP is Lawn Fawn Let's Bokeh in the Snow,
Dies are all from Memory Box
I apologize for the terrible photo....a combination of problems
 all of which I can't seem to correct.


I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by and I hope you get a chance to play along
it's never to early to start on that Christmas list.
hugs,

Friday, 23 June 2017

#190 Fussy & Fancy

Hi everyone,
Today starts a new challenge at 
where our lovely Nathalie is our host.  She has chosen a theme of
 "Punches & Dies"

Here is my card using one of my favorite color combos
and some new Marianne dies. LR0470 set


Circle sentiment is a freebie from Netty's cards. Thank you Annette.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Marianne's Design Divas Challenge #18   7.17

Do hope you get a chance to play along with us this time
and thanks for stopping by.
hugs,


Wednesday, 14 June 2017

~~ So classy ~~

Hi everyone,
Today starts a new challenge at
hosted by our teamie N-Eva with a "Vintage" theme

Here is my card:


We have a wonderful sponsor this week offering one
Lucky Winner a $15 voucher to the store



I've used a pre-coloured digi called "So Classy" available here in the shop.
My favourite DP for masculine cards...Graphic 45 used
 and the buckle, numbers and twine are  Tim Holtz
Sentiment created in Word - distressed with TH walnut stain

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today. Hope you get a chance to play along with us this week.
hugs,

Monday, 12 June 2017

All Things Great and Small

Hi everyone,
Hope you had a good weekend.

It's the second Monday of the month and that means a new Challenge is beginning
where our theme is
"All Things Great and Small"

 I've used the very cute pre-coloured version of "Poppy Mouse
 from one of our sponsors this month Di's Digital Stamps
This cutie is available here in the shop.


We also have the wonderful Bugaboo Stamps sponsoring us this week as well
so I hope you get a chance to play along with us. 

I've used Spellbinder embossing folder and frame on the background
of my card today.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Crafting with Dragonflies #82     6.17
Crafty Catz  #374        6.16
Thanks for stopping by today,
hugs,

Friday, 9 June 2017

Star of Wonder

Hi everyone,
Hope you've had a good week and have something fun planned for the weekend.

Today starts a new challenge at Winter Wonderland 
 where our host Cindy has chosen the theme "Snowflakes".

I've coloured with Copics a digi generously supplied by our sponsor this week. 
This cutie is called "Star of Wonder" and can be found here in the shop.

Lots of snowflakes used on my creations today.
Large snowflake is from Joy Crafts
Semi circle snowflakes are Marianne Designs
SB smaller snowflakes cut from 2013 Snowflake pendant collection
Sentiment from LOTV as well as the design paper

I've like to enter the following challenges:
ABC Christmas Challenge L and M   6.30  (many snowflakes)
Christmas with the Cuties #6 - Snuggly Bears  6.19
Hope you get to join us with your Christmas creations this time.
Thanks for stopping by today and have a wonderful weekend.
hugs,

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

Snowman Skates

Hi everyone,
It's time for a new challenge at 


where Julieanne is our lovely host.
This being the last week of the month means
 we have a "Christmas" theme for you.

I've used "Snowman Skates" ~ a digital image from our sponsor
this week "Bugaboo Digi Stamps"


 Coloured with Copics, Marianne dies used and LOTV sentiment
DP from my stash.

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today, Hope you get a chance to play along
with us...it's never too early to start on that Christmas card list.
hugs,


Friday, 26 May 2017

Fussy and Fancy #188

Hello there,
It's Friday and time for a new challenge at
Our lovely host Marlies has chosen the theme "Flowers"

My card uses an older Magnolia stamp, coloured with Copics
Die cuts ar Marianne Dies
I would like to enter the following challenges:

I hope you will join us for this challenge and please
stop by the blog to see the gorgeous inspiration from my team mates.
hugs,