Monday, 28 January 2013

Carol Singers

Good Afternoon Folks
I am back again today with my DT  card for
This weeks theme is
Winter, no problem there then for inspiration with our
horrible weather.
Whoopsi Daisy are our sponsors today and they have given us some
wonderful images to use
and the prize is a whopping 8 images
I hope you like my card and please take a look at the
Challenge page to see the other DT cards  they are all wonderful.

My Teddy

 Good Morning All,
I hope by the time this goes live all the snow has disappeared, well ours has, and
we are back to the usual rain.

Before, I tell you about my card
 I would like to welcome all my New Followers, you are so very welcome
and if you get a chance to leave a comment, that would be wonderful, I appreciate
any comments  good or bad, they all help.
onto my Dt card for today.

It is Whoopsi Daisy Challenge  time again, and the theme is
For a Child.
I used Sheet 224 and you can by it from HERE
don't you just want to cuddle the bear!

Please take a look at the other DTs card, as always
they are all gorgeous.

Sunday, 27 January 2013

Eleanor and Pickles Diggin' Clams

Good Afternoon Folks
Well we have had really thick snow on Friday and Saturday,
then heavy rain last night and all the snow has gone thank goodness.
My card today is using  another Lacy Sunshine image available from
Eleanor a little beauty and Pickles so cute.

Please have a look at the Lacy Sunshine  blog
and see the fabulous cards on there.

I do apologise for the Pictures must have a shaky hand today.
skin E00002,  00, 02
Hair E21,25,29
Pickles G02, 14, 17, 19.
Dress & Hat R20, 22, 24
Sea G000,B02, 05, 12
Beach YR 20, 23, 31, Y31
and R56, 59 for Bucket, flippers etc.
Card stock from my stash.
 Serif Craft Artist 2 for the everything else,
and Shells from a Beach in Mexico!

Friday, 25 January 2013

Eleanor, Hippy Chick

Good Afternoon Folks
Well it is snowing hard at the moment, this is the first "Real" snow we have had
up to now it has just been light snow showers that did not stick, so we have been really luck.
I have another Lace Sunshine card for you today, however, I was not really happy with this card
but, cannot work out why, it could be the balance is not quiet right, would love to read your comments and see if you can tell me what is wronge with it.
I have decided not to show you the whole card
just the image as I am definately not happy with the card, but I really like the image.
The image is called Eleanor Hippy Chick and you can buy it from  Lace Sunshine
Please check out the blog at and see some wonderful
inspirational cards from the other brilliant Sunshine Girls.
There is one thing I forgot to do, is make a note of the Copic pens I used
so apologies for that


Thursday, 24 January 2013

Mad Hatter Susie

Hi Folks
Well I am here today with some exciting News,
I have been asked to join
Lacy Sunshine as a Senior Creative Designer
and to be in the team at the start of this artistic adventure is going to be amazing.
I am sure most of you have heared of
Heather Valentin, she is such an fantastic artist and her digi image are wonderful
and so super to colour
This is her shop
please take a look, there are even some retiring digi images for 1$
the blog is
you are sure to get loads of inspiration on here.
Right now for my 1 DT card
The image I have chosen is
Mad Hatter Susie and she is one of the retiring digis for sale for 1$

 copics  colours used are
RV 13,14
 Thank you so much for taking the time to visit my blog
it is very much appreciated


Tuesday, 22 January 2013

Patchwork Rose

Hi Folks
This is my  DT card for today and it is for
the theme is
Stitching Real or Faux
I have used Lindsays Rose image and is available from Here
I have made the background from lots of scraps of paper, and I
hope it looks like patchwork and used a fine liner pen for the faux stitching.

I hope you like this and take a peek at the other DT's cards over on the
I am sure they will inspire you to have a go at our Challenge this week.
The digi jackpot for using a LEJ Designs Digi is 3
Spoonsors this week are
The first randomly drawn name will win FOUR digi's of their choice from

The second will win a £10 Voucher for Joanna Sheen
Donated by one of our lovely sponsors

Monday, 21 January 2013


Kaboodle Doodles Challenge 155

 Hi Folks

Did/have you had any snow, I hope you are all keeping warm and safe
My DT  card for day is Kaboodle Doodles Challenge and the Theme is
I have used an image for my Just Inklines CD which I love, such an assortment of images.
and the background and other images is from

I have threaded black ribbon through the corsets, this was a bit fiddly but I think it worked well
I hope you like this and thank you for taking the time to look at my Blog.
The sponsors this week are   and the prize is 5 of their great images.

Wednesday, 16 January 2013

Hi All

Hi All

Please take a look at the post below this as
I have just put a post up from my wonderful friend
Sheenagh Hulin,
Hope you like the Sneaky Peak of her fabulous Cd

Sheenagh Hulin's New CD for Jems Designs

Susan Andrews of Jem's Designs is launching my second cd for them this coming Friday (18th January) on Create and Craft at 10am and 2pm.
This one is called "Fancy Footwork" and here is a sneaky peek of an 8x8 Topper "Orchid Steel".
There are 12 folders on this cd all featuring fabulous shoes...and we all love our shoes, don't we?
Why not tune in and join us?
We would love to have your company.

Monday, 14 January 2013

Forget me not Fairy

Hi Folks
I hope you are all keeping warm, and have not scummed to these
horrible bugs that are around.
This afternoon  I have my DT card for Kaboodle Doodle Challenge
and the Challenge this week is Buttons, and I have used some wooden buttons
that are painted and I bought them years ago from Joanna Sheen
The image I have used is from
Our sponsors this week are
and the prize is  a 10 Doll. Voucher
I hope you like my card, and please take a look at the other
DT cards they are always amazing.

I would like to enter this card into the following Challenge
Anything Goes Challenge  Buttons and Bows


Good Morning folks
I hope you are all well?

My card today is for the Whoopsi Daisy Challenge
The Theme is Monochromatic, I have chosen to work with browns and creams
but of course you can use any 2 colours
The image is from Sheet 354 available from
and I think she is great I hope you like my creation

Please have a look at the other Dt's card, they are amazing.

Tuesday, 8 January 2013

New Year Sales

Hi Folks
My DT card today is for lejdesigns Challenge 
the theme is  Something new,
 I have used new lace flowers, ribbon  and the title" New" Year Sales
and the image is called Ellen Shopping. another of Lindsay's
great image available HERE
the background uses an image of a Paris pavement cafe
edited using My Craft Studio and covered with a layer of mauve
The Sponsors this week are
the first random drawn No. will win
The first randomly drawn name will win four digi's of their choice from
Website logo & link

The second randomly drawn name will win 50 assorted charms

The digi jackpot for using a LEJ Designs Digi is 1
Why not take a look at the Challenge page and have a go,
I am sure you must have got something crafty new for Christmas,
mind you, if you are like me, you probable bought yourself some
crafty stuff for Christmas!!!
I am entering this card into the following Challenges
Tuesday Throwdown Challenge   Shiny and New

Monday, 7 January 2013


Afternoon folks
I hope you have all got over your New Year hangovers
and have escaped all the coughs and colds that are around at the moment.
The DT card I have for today is for the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge
and the Theme this week is
Vintage, and those of you who know me will be aware I love Vintage cards
The image I have used is from the Just Inked Lines CD, and the cd can be bought from
a number of craft shops, including
I do like this cd it has loads of wonderful designs which I can use to
 practise with my copic pens
I hope you like this and any comments on  my use of Copic pens would be
greatly received

The Sponsors this week are
Eureka and you can win 5 of their Digi Images.

I hope you have time to check out the other DT cards and
perhaps enter our Challenge.