Tuesday, 28 April 2009

Birthday blog candy winner

Wow I can't believe how many people have entered my Birthday blog candy sorry I wasn't able to get around to everyone's blog but I want to say a big "Thank You" for all the kind comments and birthday wishes you all left.
so without further Ado the random winner is
congratulations Kirsten if you could please email me with your address I will pop your prize in the post for you

Challenge 49 ~ Blue and Green

Our Challenge this week over on A Spoon Full of Sugar is the colour scheme Blue and Green.I don't know about you but I love this colour combo I think it's a great choice for little boys cards.

The design team have come up trumps again this week and have some stunning cards for your Inspiration over on the spoon full blog.

We also have a Fabulous GD this week Steph who has made a gorgeous card, Thanks so much Steph.

Supplies: DP Basic Grey Lime Rickey
Hanglar Image
Buttons from stash
cuttlebug Tiny bubbles folder
Brad and charm from stash

Monday, 27 April 2009

Whimsy Challenge 2 Monochromatic

Today is our second Whimsy Stamps Challenge For our Challenge this week we would love to see your Monochromatic cards.

You can see the current challenge and all the fabulous design team samples by clicking here.
Hope you can all find some time to play along this week.
To see the complete line of Whimsy Stamps, click HERE!

Supplies: Whimsy owl

DP.Basic Grey Granola

Ribbon Brads and Button from stash

SU corner punch

XCut flower punches

Thursday, 23 April 2009


Just a Quick post from me tonight Kids are screaming for there tea,Lol
Heather over on the ScrapMagasinet Blog has created a fab sketch to follow this week

For my card I have used MME Magnolia DP
Prima flower and brads
gems from stash
SU sending love stamp kindly sent to me by Nikki for my birthday
Copic ciao markers

Tuesday, 21 April 2009

A Spoon Full of sugar

For our Challenge this week we would like you to use the fab sketch that has been Created by our very own Spoonfull team member Caryn.
Thanks for the fab sketch Caryn

We have a great prize this week of a cute Rachelle Anne Miller stamp from Stampavie called 'Hoppy Spring'. This has been kindly donated by Colette and Katie at Nutcrafters.

Supplies: DP MME Magnolia

Magnolia Edwin stamp

Buttons and ribbon from stash

Copic ciao pens

The girls have again been very busy this week and have some fabulous cards for your inspiration over on the spoon full blog.

Sunday, 19 April 2009

Inky Impressions round 2

I received my image and sketch in the mail last week from the very talented Nicole of Inky Impressions I was delighted at the super sweet images she sent us!! I have made 2 cards with the image and sketch we were to follow, my first cardI have used MME Laundry Line DP these DP are gorgeous and are covered in glitter.Flowers were made with X Cut punches.
Papermania brads.
Prismacolor pencils and sansodor to blend

For my second card I have used MME Magnolia DP.Buttons and Ribbon from Stash.prismacolor pencils and sansodor to blend.

See you all tuesday with my birthday blog candy and my spoon full of sugar card

Friday, 17 April 2009

OMG Charlies been Tango'd

Well I have well and truly been bitten by the copic Bug and i can't get enough of these little beauties these 2 cards are my first ever try at colouring with these pens. I am Entering my tango charlie card for the Whiff of Joy challenge which is to use Black and White and a splash of one color accent, as you can see I have used Orange, a bit far out I know.
The second card is just for fun I haven't used my tildas for ages so i thought they needed to come out to play this week.
All supplies are left overs from other cards.

Tuesday, 14 April 2009

A Spoon full of Sugar ~ Challenge 47 to Die For

For our Challenge on ASFOS this week we would like to see you create a card using Die cuts or Punches
We have a fabulous prize this week Kindly donated by the lovely Regina Easter from the Cutting Cafe, of any 3 sets from the cafe site..........If you have never visited the cutting cafe before please make sure you click on the link and pop on over and take a peep, Regina has some amazing downloads to purchase over there.
I am also going to enter my card for CCT this week as the theme is pink and chocolate.

The girls have again been very busy this week and have some fabulous cards for your inspiration over on the spoon full blog.
Supplies Hanglar Image
X Cut Punched Flowers
Sentiment from the Cutting Cafe,
Eyelets ,Brads,Gems and charms all from stash
DP Basic Grey
Prismacolor pencils and sansodor

Monday, 13 April 2009

1st Whimsy Challenge


Today is the very first Whimsy Stamps Challenge - I have been very excited about this and could not wait to share my first card. For our first challenge, we were asked to make an Occasions card, any card that would celebrate something because after all, we are celebrating the start of our Whimsy Challenges!!

New Challenges will be issued every two weeks, and there may be prizes involved! You can see the current challenge and all the design team samples by clicking here.

Denise is also offering some fab blog candy for this challenge, one random participant will win 2 free stamps from the Whimsy Animals Collection! The winner will have her choice as to what those stamps will be! To see the complete line of Whimsy Stamps, click HERE!

For my card I have used Baseball Connor
Dp ~ Basic Grey
Prismacolour pencils and sansodor
Happy Birthday is a download from the Cutting Cafe
Brads from stash
Garden twine from Asda
Hope you can all find time to join in our first challenge
See you all tomorrow with my Spoon full of sugar card

Tuesday, 7 April 2009

A Spoon Full of Sugar Challenge 46

First of all I would like to apologise for being a bad blogger this week, I have finally finished my MIL Golden wedding anniversary scrapbook and the good news was they loved it, So hopefully I will get back to some sort of normality now.

Our Challenge over on A spoon full of sugar this week is to create a card with an age on it this theme was just perfect for me as I need 2 cards for my god children's 9th birthdays which are coming up in may.
We have a fab prize this weeks which has been kindly donated by Bryony of Silly Monkey Crafts. They have lots of yummy new buttons in stock in wonderful colours and sizes. They have great names too and the four sets for the prize are: Girls night out, Lemon Fizz, Orange Juice and Rageous Red. Each set weighs 25g.

the girls have also been very busy this week and have some fabulous cards for your inspiration over on the spoon full blog.
Supplies: DP Basic Grey Cupcake
Hanglar Image
Brads A mix of Papermania and Basic Grey Cupcake
Prismacolor pencils and sansodor
I also have some very exciting news to share with you all, I was asked by the lovely denise to be part of the new Whimsy challenge blog I am so thrilled denise asked me If you click on the banner it will take you to the challenge blog where you will meet all the other very talented ladies that have also been picked.Our first challenge will be on Monday the 13th April and will be held every other week,Hope you can all find the time to join in .