Thursday, 29 December 2011

GD for Digital Delights

A while ago I was asked to make a card for Digital Delights. Since Christmas is over... well making Christmas cards that is, I decided to start on some Valentines cards. This Digital Delights image is called Love Birds. I have noticed on a few of the blogs that I stalk  "birds" are making a comeback for Valentines Day cards. Speaking of birds... one of my hunter Burmese cats decided to catch a couple sparrows today.... guess who's bed he put them under... yep Miss 9yr old's eeeeewww she was not impressed!

Wednesday, 28 December 2011

Tiddly Inks - Poppy

OK, so I haven't posted anything for a few days... yep I have been over indulging in food, relaxing and reading a really good book... although I have had a chance to make a couple cards for next year!! Anyhoo... this image is from Tiddly InksThis cutie is called "Poppy". Isn't she bright and summery.. a bit like outside at the moment..sooo hot and muggy!
Challenges entered
Copic Oz - Summer
Top Tip Tuesdays - Anything Goes

Images - Tiddly Inks - Poppy
Paper - Fancy Pants - Beach Babe
Colouring - Copics & prismas

Friday, 23 December 2011

Make it Crafty - New shop site

Ok, so I thought I wasn't going to put another card on here before the 25th, but I had this one coloured up and wanted to share this new image from Make it Crafty.
Celandine is this beauties name and I have partnered her up with another image from MIC - Whimsical Log. You can find both these images and along with more amazing images including new ones at the NEW Make it Crafty Website
Challenges ...
My Mums Craft Shop - Anything goes

Images - Celandine and Whimsical Log
Paper - MME - Blink of an Eye
Colouring - Copics

Thursday, 22 December 2011

Tiddly Inks - Little So and so

OK, so here is a quick, nice and easy card today using an image from Tiddly InksThis cutie is called "Little So and so". I wanted a card that didn't have any "fuss" on it, because I am giving this card to a 3yr old boy.
This may be just about the last card I will get on here before Christmas, as I still have baking, wrapping and organising to do!!! So if I don't get back to blogland... have a very Merry Christmas, if you are driving anywhere, take care on the roads, if you are staying home like me, enjoy! Thank you for visiting me this past year and taking the time to comment.

Merry Christmas

Images - Tiddly Inks - Little So and so
Paper - Kaiser
Colouring - Copics & prismas

Sunday, 18 December 2011

Ok, so here I am back again, the rain has stopped and it's sunny as outside... and what am I doing??? yep playing! This is a newish image from Delicious Doodles called Holly Fairy. Oh and while I'm posting a DD image, don't forget our challenge this fortnight is "X Travagant Xmas - go overboard with your Xmas embellies".
Well I have finally iced the Christmas cakes, and I even managed to take the girls and their friends to Puss in Boots at the movies! Man.. I don't know what prices are like over on your side of the world, but it cost me about $90nz to get 4 kids and me into the movies! WOW.
Anyhoo... here are the challenges I a going to enter
Paper Sundaes - Anything Christmas
Dream Valley Challenges - Christmas
Stampin for the weekend - Christmas
Always something Creative - Merry Christmas
Images -Holly Fairy
Paper -Bo Bunny - Blitzen Collection
Colouring - Copics & prismas
Embellishments - Prima flowers

Saturday, 17 December 2011

Winter Lolita Sookie

I made this card up a while ago with an image I won over at Tickled Pink. I am going to hide this card in a special place and give it to my daughter when she competes in her very first skating comp next year.
So, it was a horrible rainy day here today! its supposed to be summer, but I'm not grizzling, because that means I get to play!
This skater girl is going to be entered in Tickled Pink challenge - past challenge "flowers"

Paper - Kaiser - devenshire
Colouring - Copics & prismas

Thursday, 15 December 2011

Marianne's Design Divas - Anything Christmas

Hello!!! We are back for another challenge at Marianne Design Diva's. I am guessing most of you are super duper oganised with your Christmas cards... well in case your not.. here's your last chance... unless you want a head start in next years cards!!! LOL! So what do you have to do for this weeks challenge???... "anything Christmas" Easy ah??
This month we are sponsored by Bunny Zoe's, who is giving away an amazing package. Thanks Nikki!

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An Marianne herself is giving some lucky crafter this...
Paper - Kaiser - Be Merry Collection
Colouring - Copics & prismas

Tuesday, 13 December 2011

Tiddly Inks - White Christmas

Hello... well if you havent read the post title... can you guess what the next challenge over at Tiddly Inks Challenge Blog is??? We want to see a white Christmas, I guess you could interpret this anyway you would like, I decided to go for a white on white card with a touch of green using image "Christmas Pixie" for this card. Ok, so you want to join us at this fortnight's challenge head on over and see what amazing creations the talented DT have made and join in
Images - Tiddly Inks - Christmas Pixie
Paper - copic
Colouring - Copics & prismas

Saturday, 10 December 2011

Make it Crafty - Re-colour an image

Oh wow, want a challenge??? Bored???? Need something new to try????? Well we have the answer for you over at Make it Colourful ( man I sound like an advert!!). The challenge this fortnight (if you choose to accept it), is to grab a card that you have done early in the year and re-colour the images! Then we want you to share both the original and newly re-coloured image with us, so we can see how amazingly talented you all are!
I used my original texture challenge card - Alyssa on grass, I changed her dress colour for her and then dyed her to a red head!
So, why not join us..... for some stunning inspiration , jump on over and see the amazing projects the Make it Crafty Team have made here

Images - Alyssa and Tulip Garden
Paper - MME - Stella Rose
Colouring - Copics

Friday, 9 December 2011

Delicious Doodles - X Travagant xmas

Here we go for another round at Delicious Doodles. This challenge this fortnight is "X Travagant Xmas - go overboard with your xmas embellies", you don't have to use a DD image, but if you do you will be put in twice for the draw.

Images -Ivy Fairy
Paper -
Colouring - Copics & pearl ex
Embellishments - MIC chipboard, WOC flowers

Wednesday, 7 December 2011

Tiddly Inks - Little Hopper

OK, so I wanted to show off this new image from Tiddly Inks. This cutie is called "Little Hopper", yep, another cutie! I normally don't do anything this bright, but no names mentioned LOU... said I was starting to get a dark gothic style happening, so thought I would change things up a bit!! I used my new paper pad from Bo Bunny - Ad Lib Collection, looking at all my new paper stash I am sure I have a paper fetish!
Papertake Weekly - Anything goes
Allsorts - Going round in circles

Images - Tiddly Inks - Little Hopper
Paper - Bo Bunny - Ad Lib Collection
Colouring - Copics & prismas

Tuesday, 6 December 2011

Tiddly Inks - Oh La La - sexy cards

Well this is my first official card for a challenge over at Tiddly Inks Challenge Blog! I made this card up as soon as I got asked to join the team, nothing like a rush of blood to the fingers, just itching to get started!! LOL. I have used "Angel Spice" for this card. Ok, so you want to know what this fortnight's challenge is .. Oh La La... Make a sexy card to warm things up... so head on over and see what amazing creations the talented DT have made.
Images - Tiddly Inks - Angel Spice
Paper - MME - Lost and Found
Colouring - Copics & prismas

Monday, 5 December 2011

Bizzy Becs - Christmas

This is my challenge card for Bizzy Becs. I had so much fun making it and paper, stamp and sentiment are all available over at the Bizzy Becs store.
Anyhoo... after much rambling, Bizzy Becs challenge this month (yes you get a whole month to play), is to make a project with "Christmas" as the theme. Yep, its time for those last minute Christmas cards!.... so head on over.. and join in!

Colouring - Copics & prismas

Sunday, 4 December 2011

Tiddly Inks - Little Bear

After hurting my wrist last week, I have managed to finally sit down and make a card with this fantastic new image from Tiddly Inks.
This cutie is called "Little Bear", isnt he sweet!.... oh and just a reminder, you still have a few days to enter our fortnight's challenge - anything goes... so head on over and join us.
Challenge I am going to enter
Divas by Design - Anything goes

Images - Tiddly Inks - Little Bear
Paper - MME - Away we go
Colouring - Copics & prismas
Chipboard - MIC