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Thursday, 31 October 2019

Trick or Treat

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Happy Halloween to you all!

We have a pumpkin full of goodies for the trick or treaters today!
It is lovely to see the little ones in their costumes.

Today sharing a card using a Conie Fong digi called Sally and Trixie which is appropriate for today.

I have used the following Copics to colour the image:

Skin - E50, E51, E53, R20
Hair - BV31, BV34, B04
Dress/Hat - BV23, BV25, BV29
Pumpkin - YR31, YR38, YR68
Bows/Shoes - G03, G07, G08
Trixie - BV23, BV25, BV29
Treats - Spica Glitter Pens


Step by Step

1. 7 x 7 black square base card.
2. Matted and layered green and patterned paper, wrapped Halloween washi tape around both layers before adhering to base card.
3. Printed image and coloured with above Copics. 
4. Matted and layered onto orange card.
5. To finish off added the embellishment toffee apples and chocolate.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Digi Choosday #44 - Anything Goes
Lemon Shortbread #104 - Always Anything Goes
Shopping our Stash #407 - Halloween
TTCRD - Always Anything Goes
Always Fun Challenges #134 - Halloween
Crafty Cardmakers#244 - Halloween
Crafting Happiness #20 - Halloween

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!





Tuesday, 29 October 2019

October Yarn Accessories Giveaway

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

I hope that you are all well and have had a good day yesterday.

I have had such a busy day yesterday and it looks like it is going to be another one today.

A visit to my dads then off to Kath's for a crafting session.

Can you believe we are nearly at the end of October!!!

For this month's giveaway over on my You Tube Channel I have accessories which as a knitter/crocheter we all need plenty off.

To watch the video please click the LINK


Thank you for visiting and watching today!
See you all on Thursday!
Happy Crafting!


Monday, 28 October 2019

Carol Singers

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

I hope you all had a good weekend and had some fun.

I had a brilliant weekend in Chesterfield catching up with some crafty friends.

Today sharing another recycled Christmas card.


Step by Step

1. A5 Landscape white base card.
2. Matted and layered silver and patterned paper.
3. Wrapped grey ribbon around both layers before adhering to base card.
4. Matted and layered topper onto silver card.
5. To finish off added the sentiment and 3 blue pearl gems.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Brown Sugar #294 - Anything Goes
Crafty Catz #480 - Anything Goes
Not Just Cards - Anything Goes
Creative Crafters #21 - Anything Goes
ABC Christmas - U & V - Upcycle/Velocity

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Saturday, 26 October 2019

Birthday Wishes

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

I hope that you are all well and had a good week.

A scheduled post this morning as I am away until tomorrow!

Have a fabulous weekend.


Step by Step

1. 7 x 7 black square base card.
2. Matted and layered brown pearlescent card and patterned paper. The edges have been distressed with Archival DI faded jeans.
3. Wrapped blue satin and brown organza ribbon around both layers before adhering to base card.
4 Matted and layered topper onto brown pearlescent card.
5. To finish off I added the sentiment and cabochon.

Many thanks for visiting today, see you all on Monday!
Happy Crafting!


Friday, 25 October 2019

October Vlog

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Well I am off away with friends for the weekend and so looking forward to a break away after the hardest 2 weeks I have experienced in a long time!

Today sharing with you my Vlog for October!

Have a great weekend and please pop back tomorrow as I have a scheduled post.

To watch what has been going on in my crafty heaven please click the LINK


Thank you for visiting and see you tomorrow!
Happy Crafting!


Thursday, 24 October 2019

Whimsy Little Witch

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

I have a busy day getting things ready for my weekend away.

I have managed to get quite a few more Christmas cards made this week but still have more to do.

Sharing with you today a card made using Whimsy Little Witch as it will be Halloween next week.

The Copics I have used for colouring the image are as follows:

Skin - E50, E51, E53, R20
Hair - YG11, YG13, YG17
Hat/Dress - BV23, BV25, BV29
Hat Band - YR31, Y38, YR68
Broom - E23, E25, E27
Moon - Y00, Y02
Clouds - N0, N1
Dress Ruffle/Buckle Spica Glitter Pens
Sky - B30, B37


Step by Step

1. A5 white landscape base card.
2. Matted and layered black and yellow card.
3. Wrapped orange tulle with spiders web and spiders around both layers before adhering to base card.
4. Stamped image and coloured with above Copics and Spica Glitter Pens.
5. To finish off added cats eyes and sentiment.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Arty Divas #7 - Anything Goes
Digi Choosday #43 - Anything Goes
Shopping our Stash #407  - Halloween
TTCRD - Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends #116 - Anything Goes
Crafter's Cafe #229 - Halloween
Daisy Chain #35 - Halloween

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Wednesday, 23 October 2019

Sue Baker Presents Dark Angel Part 2

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Our Sue is back on Create and Craft today at 4.00 pm.

She will be demonstrating more fabulous projects using the new Cadence products along with the new Dark Angel series. Check out more of Sue Baker Presents products HERE!

Here are some more of my samples.


Small square canvas, I love this owl!


Another canvas using the stamped image coloured with my Copics


Embroidery hoops with another of the stamped images and die cuts


Large square canvas using the MDF wings, die cuts, stamps. Lots of layers


An A5 card using the sprays, die cuts, stencils and stamps.

Thank you for coming to visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Tuesday, 22 October 2019

Sue Baker Presents - Dark Angel

Good Afternoon Crafty Friends,

I am sharing with you just some of my samples from Sue Baker Presents' new series Dark Angel.

Did you catch the show at 11 am on Create and Craft?

I can thoroughly recommend the Cadence products they are phenomenal!

Weren't the demonstrations brilliant?

I hope you enjoy the show at 8 pm tonight and 4 pm tomorrow Wednesday.


An MDF Clock


Canvas


Card


MDF Bodice


7 x 7 Card

Thank you for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


October Mission Inspiration 2019

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

I hope that you are all keeping well.

Today will be spent in the craft room, hoping to get some Christmas cards made to add to my stash.

Sharing with you my Mission Inspiration journal pages for October.

I have used my Dylusions A5 journal along with products from Cadence.


Below are the prompts I used, I didn't use all of them though


To watch the process please click the LINK


Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Monday, 21 October 2019

Kaleidoscope of Butterflies

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Happy Monday to you all and I hope you have a wonderful weekend.

A busy week ahead here in my craft room, lots of prep work to do before the weekend.

A new card to share using the Distress Oxides sprays for a background.


Step by Step

1. DL white base card.
2. Matted and layered green pearlescent card.
3. Created background using Distress Oxides sprays Peeled Paint and Fossilised Amber.
4. Matted and layered toppers onto green card.
5. To finish off added the topper sentiment "dare to dream" and a floral cabachon.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

2 Crafty Critter Crazies #31 - Anything Goes
Crafty Animals #32 - Always Anything Goes
Not Just Cards - Anything Goes
Crafter's Castle #22 - Anything Goes
Crafty Catz #479 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Saturday, 19 October 2019

Bluebell Fairy

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

How are you all this morning.

It turned out to be quite a nice dry albeit windy day yesterday which sure made a change from the rain we have had the past couple of weeks.

Today sharing a new card using one of Hobby House's Toppers


Step by Step

1. 8 x 8 shaped white base card.
2. Matted and layered cream and patterned card which have been die cut with SB Grande circular dies, the edges have been distressed with Archival Distress Ink spiced marmalade.
3. Distressed around the topper with Archival DI ground espresso.
4. Added the bouquet using Wild Orchid flowers.
5. To finish off added the birthday sentiment tag.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Aud Sentiments #238 - Card for a Child
Crafting with an Attitude #55 - Anything Goes
TTCRD - Always Anything Goes
Crafting by Designs - Anything Goes
Crafty Creations #400 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Friday, 18 October 2019

September Mission Inspiration

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Well it sure has been awhile since I did any journaling and today I am sharing my September Mission Inspiration journal page with you all.

I have used Cadence products along with some die cuts from my stash and Tim Holtz small talk for the quote/phrase.


Here are the prompts although I didn't use them all!


To watch the process please click the LINK


I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Thursday, 17 October 2019

Letters to Santa

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Weigh in today and other jobs to do around the house.

At last I have made a start on my Christmas cards.

I have done some recycling on this card and still have plenty more cards to make so please forgive me if my blog is all about Christmas for the foreseeable future!


Step by Step

1. DL white base card.
2. Matted and layered gold mirri card and snowflake patterned paper.
3. The topper is from an old Christmas card which I have added glitter to the snow on the post box.
4. To finish off I added 2 red gems.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

CHPP - AG with Patterned Paper
Merry Little Christmas #15 - AG Christmas
Not Just Cards - Anything Goes
The Creative Crafters #21 - Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends #155 - Always Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Tuesday, 15 October 2019

September Yarn Giveaway Winner

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Last month I had a yarn/wool giveaway over on my You Tube channel.

The giveaway consisted of 10 balls of Scheepjes 4ply yarn picture below.


To see who won the giveaway please click the LINK


Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Monday, 14 October 2019

Serenity

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

I hope that you all had a wonderful weekend.

Today sharing a new card using Conie Fong's Serenity.

To colour the image with the following Copics:

Skin - E40, E41, E42, E42,
Hair - E41, E43, E47
Lips - R01, E71
Flowers - Spica Glitter Pens


Step by Step

1. 7 x 7 white square base card.
2. Matted and layered cream, blue and butterfly patterned card.
3. Matted and layered blue card at an angle.
4. Printed image, coloured with above Copics and matted and layered onto pink card.
5. To finish off added the sentiment and butterfly.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

A Gem of a Challenge #10 - Anything Goes
Colour Crazy #40 - Anything Colouring Goes
Crafty Catz #478 - Anything Goes
Polkadoodles #41 - Anything Goes
QKR Stampede #367 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today, see you tomorrow!
Happy Crafting!



Saturday, 12 October 2019

Monochrome

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Hope you all have a wonderful weekend.

I am hoping to get some videoing done this weekend a couple of mixed media projects, fingers crossed.

Today sharing a male monochrome card.


Step by Step

1. 7 x 7 white square base card.
2. Matted and layered black and grey pearlescent card.
3. Stencilled patterns with Archival distress ink black soot around the patterned page.
4. Matted and layered image onto black card.
5. To finish off added the sentiment.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Not Just Cards - Anything Goes
Crafting with an Attitude #56 - Anything Goes
A bit more time to Craft #101 - Anything Goes
Brown Sugar #294 - Anything Goes
Crafty Catz #478 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today see you Monday!
Happy Crafting!


Friday, 11 October 2019

Mixed Media Box - Be Happy

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

I hope you have all had a good week.

I have had a very busy week in the craft room, got rid of a load of crafting bits and bobs which have now found new homes and going to spend the weekend reorganising craft room.

Today sharing a new video using Cadence and Sue Baker Presents products which you can purchase over at Crafting.co.uk


To watch what products have been used and how I altered this box please click the LINK


I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

A Perfect time to Craft #10 - Anything Goes
Bleeding Art - Anything Goes
Crafts Galore Encore #68 - Anything Goes
Love to Craft #39 - Anything Goes
Creative Artiste #54 - Anything Goes
Always Fun Challenges #131 - Dies/Punches

Many thanks for watching today see you all tomorrow.
Happy Crafting!


Thursday, 10 October 2019

Time spent with cats...

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Hope you are all well.

A busy morning with some errands and weigh in.

Sharing a new card using Stamping Bella's stamp sets.

I have coloured the image using the following Copics:

Skin - E50, E51, E53, R20
Hair - BV23, BV25, BV29
Slippers/Jumper - R81, R83, R85
Leggings - B63, B66, B69
Cats - BV23, BV25, BV29, E15, E17, E19


Step by Step

1. 7 x 7 white square base card.
2. Matted and layered pink and patterned paper.
3. Wrapped green ribbon around both layers before adhering to base card.
4. Stamped and coloured image with above Copics before cutting out with SB Scalloped rectangle die and matting and layering onto pink card.
5. To finish off I stamped the paw prints, sentiment and added a double bow.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Arty Divas #6 - Anything Goes
Digi Choosday #41 - Anything Goes
Lemon Shortbread #104 - Anything Goes
TTCRD - Always Anything Goes
Tuesday Throwdown #442 - Colour of Love

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!