Saturday, 24 January 2015

Great Granddaughter Card

Good afternoon everyone.  Apologises for not being on for a few weeks, been kept busy with a lot of commissioned cards to make.  Plus at work We have had quite a few Officers and Station Managers retire this month so I have been madly make them cards to wish the well in the future.  I still have a couple more orders to make so I will be a busy bee this weekend.

This card is one I had been asked to do for great grand parents in Norway, fingers crossed have have got the translation right! The cute bear image is from Lili of the Valley coloured with water colour paints, polka dot paper were free from a magazine.  Lace ribbon, pearls and bow from stash.  The challenges covered today are:-

Kaza xxx

Sunday, 11 January 2015


Good afternoon all, hope you are all enjoying the weekend.  It is a bit chilly here today, with snow on the hills, so it is a day in the house me thinks.

This card is made using this fabby sentiment stamp from Little Claire, the butterfly diecut is from Sizzix and I used my Swiss adopts embossing folder.  Ribbon and gems are from stash.  The challenges covered are:-


Friday, 9 January 2015

Fantastic Friday

Woohoo weekend is here!  Glass of wine is poured while typing this post so I apologise in advance for any typo  Relaxing tonight and then tomorrow I have a busy day ahead with a few commissioned cards to make, a panto to see (which my niece is starring in) and then a retirement doo for one of the firefighters at the local station I work in at present.  Sunday i think will be spent recovering. Lol...

This card is for another niece (trying to be organised this year). The Tilda image is from Magnolia coloured with my watercolour paints.  I used my new bubbles embossing folder from Scappy Cats, crafters Companion, distressed slightly with chalks.  Ribbon, sentiment and gems are from stash.  The challenges covered are:- 


Wednesday, 7 January 2015

Too much tequila - hic!

Evening peeps,  hope you are all fine.  Yay! It's Wednesday, the middle of the working week, I have had a lot to take in so my regarding my new job, but exciting.  I am just popping on with this quick post as I have some homework to

I used a digi stamp from Bugaboo to make this CAS card.  The papers, gems and sentiment is from stash.  The challenges covered are:-


Monday, 5 January 2015

New Beginnings

Evening all, back to work today as like so many people.  Felt a bit strange as I started in a new role with my work and met my new boss for the first time.  New beginnings and looking forward to the new challenges ahead.

This is a Clean and Simple card using groom diecuts and my Swiss dots embossing folder, decorated with gems from stash and peel off wording.  The challenges covered tonight are:-


Sunday, 4 January 2015

Boys and their Toys

Good morning peeps, woke up to a sunny but chilly morning.  Busy morning today as we will be packing away the Christmas decorations for another year and get the house back to some sort of normality.  Once those jobs are done I am hoping to head back to my table to play!

This CAS card is using a Lili of the Valley teddy image, papers are from a very old DCVW paperback. Foam numbers are from Tescos and sentiment printed off computer. The challenges covered today are:-


Saturday, 3 January 2015

Happy New Year

Happy New Year to my good friends in Blogland, I hope 2015 brings you all good health and happiness.

I may sound like a stuck record when I say that my New Years resolution is to blog so to start off this and keeping to the theme of new beginnings I have made this baby card.  I used the pram diecut from Marianne Creations, oval Nesties and baby embossing folder.  Paper, gems and sentiment are from stash.  The challenges covered are:-

kaza xxx