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Friday, 31 January 2020

January 2020 Vlog

Good Morning Crafty Friends

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

A busy day ahead with cards to make for my blog.

Can you believe it is the last day of January, where has this month gone.

Sharing with you my monthly Vlog!

To watch what I have been up to this month please click the LINK



Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!

Thursday, 30 January 2020

Today's Seeds...

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

What are you all up too today?

It is Thursday so no crafting for me today as I have a busy morning out and about.

Today a new card using Sheena's Charisma Papers and dies.


Step by Step

1. Using 2 DL cards I created a gate fold card.
2. On the inside and side panels I matted and layered green pearlescent card and patterned paper.
3. I die cut the wisteria and adhered with Pinflair.
4. I then die cut the watering can and sundial from the Charisma papers.
5. To finish off I stamped the sentiment.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

TTCRD - Anything Goes
A Place to Start - Anything Goes
Dragonfly Dreams - Anything Goes
The Corrosive Challenge - Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends #124 - Always Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Tuesday, 28 January 2020

January 2020 Yarn Giveaway

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

I hope that you are all well.

Today sharing with you a new yarn giveaway, the first for 2020.

The giveaway is 4 x 50 g balls of Boucle yarn, the ball band has a pattern to use with the yarn if you wish.

To enter the giveaway please click the LINK 


Thank you for visiting today and watching!
Happy Crafting!






Monday, 27 January 2020

Blue and Brown

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

I hope that you are all well and have had a great weekend.

I had another busy weekend as we started to strip the bedroom walls and box up everything off the shelves ready for it to be plastered.

Today a new card using some forgotten stash!


Step by Step

1. 7 x 7 square Kraft card.
2. Matted and layered brown and blue patterned card.
3. Adhered the bird cage onto the card.
4. Matted and layered the bird topper onto Kraft card.
5. To finish off added Card Candie and gold gems.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Allsorts #556 - Take Flight
Crafter's Castle - Anything Goes
Southern Girls - Anything Goes
613 Avenue Create #229 - Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends #124 - Always Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Saturday, 25 January 2020

Chic

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Can you believe this is the last Saturday of January, this month has flown!

A very busy weekend stripping the wall paper of the bedroom wall and ceiling ready for it to be plastered in February.  First though need to pack up the shelves etc first!

Today a new card to share using Chic from Sheepski Designs.

I have used Ink Lily markers to colour the image:

Hair - WG3, WG5, WG7
Skin - 25, 29, 133, 8
Dress - 47, 43, 42
Shoes - 220, 224


Step by Step

1. 4 x 6 green base card.
2. Matted and layered white pearlescent and green polka dot card.
3. Printed image and used above Ink Lily pens then matted and layered onto green card.
4. To finish off added bouquet of cream and yellow roses.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Colour Crazy #3 - Anything Colouring Goes
Crafty Catz #490 - Anything Goes
Patties Creations #166 - Anything Goes
Polkadoodles #4 - Anything Goes
QKR Stampede #382 - Anything Goes
As you Like it  - Anything Goes
Cute Card Thursday #618 - Green

Many thanks for visiting!
Happy Crafting!




Friday, 24 January 2020

Mixed Media Birds Nest

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Another week over and time for another video.

I hope that you have all had a wonderful and productive week, I know that I have!

Another mixed media piece to share using Imagination Crafts and Cadence products.


To watch the process and what products I have used please click the LINK


I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

TTCRD - Anything Goes
Bleeding Art - Anything Goes
Not Just Cards - Anything Goes
The Creative Crafter's  #24 - Anything Goes
613 Avenue Create #229 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting and watching today!
Happy Crafting!

Thursday, 23 January 2020

B Scent-sational

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

A busy morning with a few errands to run and then off to weigh in.

Today's card I have used Sheena's A garden of treasures Charisma papers and dies.


Step by Step

1. A5 tent white card base.
2. Matted and layered bright pink pearlescent card and background card I created using DO fired brick, salty ocean and vintage photo on watercoloured card.
3. Adhered the flowers and birds.
4. To finish off stamped the sentiment.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Arty Divas #13 - Anything Goes
TTCRD - Anything Goes
2 Crafty Critter Crazies #34 - Anything Goes
Crafty Animals #34 - Anything Goes
Creative Craft Cottage #125 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Tuesday, 21 January 2020

Sue Baker Presents - Modernista

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Today Sue and Mandy are on Create and Craft at 8 am and 5 pm with the new collection called Modernista.

Here are some of my samples.


Canvas


MDF Tag


Embroidery hoop Dream Catcher


Front of Journal


Two journal pages

I hope you enjoy the shows and see what my DT colleagues have created.

Thanks for visiting 
Happy Crafting!



January 2020 Mini Mission - Me and My Shadow

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

How are you all today?

Today sharing the first Mini Mission for 2020.

We have changed the format for this year and my mini missions will be tags.

I have used Sue Baker Presents, Cadence and Imagination Crafts products.


Here are the prompts, I chose the words Song and Shadow


To watch the process please click the LINK


Thank you for stopping by today!
Happy Crafting!


Monday, 20 January 2020

Ballerina Dance

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

I hope you are all well and have a great week.

Today sharing a card using products from my stash which I have had a while.

This year I am going to be using a lot of my stash that has been hiding in cupboards.
I bet you can all relate to that.


Step by Step

1. DL white base card.
2. Matted and layered blue and purple pearlescent card larger than the DL
3. Added white lace and iridescent gems along the top of lace.
4. Added the topper.
5. To finish off I added the flowers and gems to 2 corners.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Crafter's Castle - Anything Goes
Crafty Catz #489 - Anything Goes
QKR Stampede #381 - Anything Goes
Southern Girls - Anything Goes
Through the Purple Haze #163 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Sunday, 19 January 2020

Christmas Card Club Challenge #2 Holly and Ivy

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

I have joined the Christmas card club which means every fortnight I will be posting a Christmas card to add to my stash for this year.

I was getting fed up with not having enough cards that I decided to do something about it.

This fortnights them is holly and ivy set by Elizabeth.


Step by Step 

1. 5.5 by 11.5 white base card.
2. Matted and layered red, gold and holly leaf patterned card.
3. Adhered topper with foam pads for dimension.
4. Die cut Ivy with pearlescent green card.
5. To finish off added the Merry Christmas sentiment.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Christmas 24 #2 - Anything Christmas Goes
Christmas Crafts all year round - Anything Christmas Goes
Merry Little Christmas - Anything Christmas Goes
ABC Christmas - A for Anything Goes
Holly and Ivy Christmas #63 - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Saturday, 18 January 2020

All Dressed Up Sassy

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

This weekend sure has come around quite quick!

I hope you all have a great weekend.

Today sharing a new card using All Dressed up digi called Sassy using my Ink Lily Pens.

I have used the following to colour the image.

Skin - 25, 29, 133, 139
Hair - CC2, CC5, CC8
Dress - 74, 72, 71
Bow - 233, 234, 23


Step by Step

1. A5 tent white card base.
2. Matted and layered dark blue and royal blue embossed card.
3. Printed the image onto Supersmooth and coloured with the above Ink Lily pens, I then die cut with Tattered Lace oval die.
4. Matted and layered image onto orange card.
5. To finish off I added the sentiment, Turkish lace and gems.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

As you like it Challenge - Anything Goes
All Dressed up - AG with All Dressed up image
Digi Choosday #2 - Anything Goes
Lemon Shortbread #111 - Anything Goes
Colour Crazy #2 - Anything Colouring Goes
QKR Stampede #381 - Always Anything Goes
Polkadoodles - Anything Goes

Many thanks for visiting and commenting today!
Happy Crafting!


Friday, 17 January 2020

Mixed Media - Flowers

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

I hope you have all had a great week.

It has been a very busy week here in the craft room with lots of mixed media mayhem as well as card making too!

Today sharing with you a new Mixed Media you tube video.


To watch the process please click the LINK


I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Bleeding Art - Anything Goes
Not Just Cards - Anything Goes
The Creative Crafter's #24 - Anything Goes
We Love 2 Create #1 - AG Mixed Media
Allsorts #554 - Say it with Flowers

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Thursday, 16 January 2020

Keep a Song in your Heart

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Hoping to have a nice chilled afternoon today, may even get to do some knitting.

This morning lots to do errands and of course weigh in too!

Sharing a new card using Sheena's Stamps, Ink Pads and Liquid Pigments


Step by Step

1. A6 blue base card.
2. Matted and layered Cream card.
3. Created background using Night Sky Liquid Pigment the stamped the flourishes and sentiment using Jet ink pad.
4. Stamped bird onto Willow watercolour card and watercoloured image using Sheena's reaction ink pads.
5. I die cut the bird using Tattered Lace layering dies and edge topper with Gold Metallic Powder.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

TTCRD - Always Anything Goes
Tuesday Throwdown #448 - Something New (Stamps and Inks)
Crafty Cardmakers #248 - Anything Goes
Dream Valley #216 - Something New (Stamps and Inks)
Use your Stuff #389 - Anything Goes 

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!

Wednesday, 15 January 2020

Screen Sensation Dark Angel

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Today sharing with you my Screen Sensation Dark Angel samples which were on Create and Craft yesterday at 10 am with Hels Sheridan.

You can watch the show on catch up by going to the Create and Craft website.






Thanks for stopping by Today
Happy Crafting!



Tuesday, 14 January 2020

December 2019 Yarn Giveaway Winner

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Hope you are all keeping well.

A busy week here with DT samples.

Today sharing with you a new video announcing the winner for December's Yarn Giveaway!

This is the yarn that the winner has won.


To watch the video and see who the winner is please click the LINK


Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!


Monday, 13 January 2020

Flowers of Britain - England

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

Another weekend over and such a busy one it was too!

Hoping to get lots of crafting and videos done this week but we will see how it goes.

Today sharing a new floral card using Sheena's Flowers of Britain.


Step by Step

1. A5 blue base card.
2. Matted and layered Kraft Card.
3. Stencilled script and butterflies using Cadence Dora paint onto Flowers of Britain background paper.
4. Die cut roses and butterflies using Charisma papers.
5. To finish off added the sentiment "Many Happy Returns".

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Dragonfly Dreams - Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends #122 - Always Anything Goes
Allsorts #554 - Say it with Flowers
Brown Sugar #299 - Anything Goes
Simply Create Too #156 - Monochromatic

Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!

Sunday, 12 January 2020

Sue Baker Presents Secret Garden Samples

Good Morning Crafty Friends,

I hope you are having a good weekend.

Yesterday I spent making another couple of videos and today is all about card making for my blog.

Sue and Mandy will be on Create and Craft on Monday at 1 pm and 8 pm with the fabulous Secret Garden Collection.










Many thanks for visiting today!
Happy Crafting!