Monday, 31 March 2014

Vintage beauty.

Hi Folk's we have a new challenge from

Our theme this challenge is Anything goes/For Kids
Our sponsor is
Anything Goes/ Spring Colors
I have used Vintage Beauty 5 from the sponsor to create my card.

I have coloured the image using Promarker pens and the added wink of stella pens to make it sparkle and Liquid pearls. I used a spellbinder die to cut the image out and finished off with my brushes and distress inks. I then mounted it up on patterned paper and added a
 co-ordinating ribbon and bow.  

Thank you so much for visiting
Hugs xx

Saturday, 29 March 2014

Sweet Baby

Hi Folk's don't forget it is our birthday month at Imagine that and you can save 40% on orders over £10.

I have used one of the of the new releases from February for my card, Sweet Dream Sheep  and counting sheep digi papers
 I used the black and white image  which I coloured with promarkers and decoupaged her head . I added wink of stella pens to the moon and finished off with my inks & brushes, I then cut the image out with a tonic die , then cut a co-ordinating scallop out for the image to sit on complimenting it with star papers .I added faux stitching to the scallop circle and lines to the image finished off with little buttons.
Thanks so much for visiting hugsxx
Challenge entered

Baby Blog Hop

WE are having a BLOG HOP as well as a Challenge this fortnight!
This year our theme is - BABIES!
and here are mine
 This was when Owain had just been born in 1998 by

This would be Josh with Owain when he was about 4 months old.
They are  21 and 16 where does the time go, but they will always be my babies.
Right back to business
We have some wonderful sponsors who have generously donated lots of goodies for you and our wonderful Hilde also has a freebie to give to you to use for the challenge if you want to - go to the main blog for this.

Our Sponsors for this Blog Hop are listed below but the twist is that they are associated with each individual member of the Design Team's blogs, so you need to go to their blog and follow the instructions to be in a chance to win. There is a prize for the Challenge winner as well and our normal TOP THREE awards. You do not have to go in the BLOG HOP as well as the Challenge, but what else have you to do with your time? Of course you will enter both!! However, you do have to be a member of this blog to be eligible for the Challenge and Blog Hop prizes. 

Sponsors: Digistamps4Joy Prize: 
$10 to spend in the store - on Tania's blog
Here re my cards 2 for the price of one

Sami Stamps Prize:
$12 to spend in the store - Judith has this one
Flourish with a Bling Prize:
$15 dollar to spend in the store - you will find this one on Ina's blog
Handmade Harbour prize: 
six digis for the winner - hiding away on CG's blog
Pickled Potpourri prize: 
$7 to spend in the store - Hilde has charge of this

Meljens prize: four digis for the winner 
Sammy, Susan and Wynn are being sponsored by Meljen
The way you can hop is by thinking of numbers! Go to each Design Team's blog, read the clues and THINK OF NUMBERS while you do this! Remember - our theme is BABIES, so what do Babies have related to NUMBERS?

There may be a small amount of poetry in there........but I am sure you will be able to work that all out! You collect a word or maybe a whole phrase from each blog along the hop and you need to make sure that
So folks you need to pick up Fingers from me
You leave a comment on a blog to be eligible for that blog's prize
You DON'T mention the word/phrase in your comment on that blog!
Leave a comment on the main blog as well as entering your own Baby themed project into the Challenge on the Crafting with Dragonflies . Also follow the instructions on the main blog to finish off the hop from there. 
Happy Hopping Folks
Order of the HOP

Friday, 28 March 2014

Knitting Birthday wishes

Hi Folks it's a new challenge 
from the Bee's at 
Kitty Bees
Check out the images
Our theme for this challenge is
Challenge #20 - Play Pretend
(Show someone in costume or doing something job/hobby related)

Our sponsor for this challenge is

I have used
Cat knit Digital stamp 
which I have coloued with Promarkers

To create the tag I embossed it  with a crafters companion folder and used distress inks in pink and black I then stamped knitting stitches using Paperbebe stamps(Sentiment same make) on the tag. I made the embellishments,the ball of wool by sticking red tape onto a circle of card and applying bakers twine and the  knitting needles by using wooden skewers and adding pearls to the end.
Thank you so much for visiting, make sure you check out the rest of the teams work.
Hugs xx

       Challenge entered

Party Pig

Hi Folks we have a new challenge at
Our sponsor this month is 

The theme is anything goes with the sentiment optional twist.
I have used the image Party pig from the sponsor
to create my card.

I coloured the imaged using Spectrum noir pens. I then added wink of stella pens to the image. I coloured the skirt twice and decoupaged a layer adding stickles glitter glue, I also added it to the party hat too. I added glossy accent to the beads.
 To finish off I mounted the image on Imagine that paper and added a sentiment and complemented it with assorted candi .
Thank you for visiting
Hugs xx
Challenge entered

Tuesday, 25 March 2014

Magical Birthday

Hi It's Tuesday and that means a new
Our theme for Challenge 58 is animals

Sponsored by
$15 Gift Voucher
Prize:4 digi's 
I have used Houdini Henry which Ihave coloured with Spectrum Noirs
I then added the background with Distress inks and brushes.I thne mounted on black and silver and finished off on a red card. To complete the card I added computer generated sentiments punched out with my Stampin Up punches. 
Thanks so much for visiting

Make sure you check out the rest of the teams cards

hugs. xx
Challenge entered

Sunday, 23 March 2014

Inspired by a book

Hi Folks it's Sunday and here is my card for our 
Challenge 66 

our prize

For my card I have used 
 Keeper of my enchanted forest

I decided to choose Robin Hood as my bookI have just finished redin it with my year 8 at work.
I  coloured my image with Promarkers then fussy cut the image out and mounted it on black. I used paper from the set and decoupaged the papers, adding glitter to highlight the flowers. To finish off I added a butterfly sentiment.
Thank you for visiting my blog, make sure you check the rest of the team out.
Hugs xx
Challenge entered

Saturday, 22 March 2014

Birthday Bear

Hi Folk's don't forget it is our birthday month at Imagine that and you can save 40% on orders over £10.

I have used one of the birthday realeases for my next card, Birthday Bear
I used mine from the KD set and used paper from the kit too. I used the coloured image and decoupaged his head and feet. I added glitter glue to the cupcake icing and glossy accent to the candle.I used the green paper from the kit and used tonic dies to make the matting layers and finished off with a sentiment from the kit.
Thanks so much for visiting hugsxx
Challenge entered

Friday, 21 March 2014

Anything goes at Cut It up

Hi it's a new challenge at

 Challenge #41
Theme: Anything goes
Challenge Starts: March 21 2014
Challenge Ends: April 2, 2014 
*Sponsored By

Prize: Candy Speaks Stamp Set
*Sponsored By: 

Prize: $15 G.C

Dont forget you must use die cuts

For my card I have used card and paper from Crafters Companion.
I added glossy accents to the number one . The Happy birthday is from Crafters Companion dies and the Brody is from Quickcutz dies. I finished off by adding a crushed silk ribbon bow.
Thanks for visiting make sure  you check out the rest of the design team cards.

Thursday, 20 March 2014

Daisies & Butterflies

Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog
Welcome to the second week of
Challenge #102.
The theme is "Anything Goes"
We are sponsored this challenge by Delicious Doodles.

Click here to enter the current challenge.
I have used the daisies & butterfly image
I have coloured the image using Wink of stella pens, cut the image out with a spellbinder die and added the background using my brushes and distress inks.
I then mounted it on backing paper and added ribbon to match the butterflies. Finishing off with a
Craftwork cards sentiment.
Many thanks for visiting
hugs xx