Friday, 14 October 2011

Card Challenge 56

Hi, This is my card for anything goes challenge for Scrapbook sisters .......I used black basic cardstock for base and used silver mirror card for mounting and layering....the snowflake background I used white bazil stamped with stormy sky using snowflakes from a foreverfriends xmas stamp set I bought last year from the shop,Now the father xmas (love love love it) i borrowed from Jeannie as it is no longer available to buy .........But But But I found one and how sad is this, it has pride place in my craft room,....... Back to the card I added glamour dust to the tags, the ribbon,  a few crafty works embellishments and thats it done,  now the card measure 6 x8 so now have to make an envelope to fit and send to a friend across the pond .......have a great day and thanks for looking

Thursday, 15 September 2011

Julies Birthday card

This a card i made for Julies 50th yesterday now i can show it on the blog.....I made a 6 x 8 stepper card out of bazzil brown card matted and layered with gold card ANDDDDDDDD my Tim Holtz ideology's papers that only usually get taken out and looked at lol ,but as Julie is a Tim Holtz admirer also, i used mostly his products for her card.....the roses i made from the papers  and cut out on the tattered florals die ..the verse is also one of Tim's and i used distress inks on the words and labels finished of with some gold netting and gems ..i also made a box to put it in with a large tattered flower layered up with smaller ones don't know if you can see the box very well as did not take a picture of it
that's me for today thanks for looking........

Sunday, 11 September 2011

Here is entry 1 for the scrapbook challenge on "Scrapbook sisters " it is one of a few i have done for the "Come dine  with me " we did a few weeks ago  hope you like

Tuesday, 30 August 2011

Tim Holtz Inspired

Here is my latest class project with Scrapbooksisters This was fun to do and was with some of my favourite  Tim Holtz products , I also added some my minds eye brads i had in stash from another project i used Tim Holtz stamps, distress inks, embossing folders and  grunge board inked and stamped for the strap..... thanks for looking

Sunday, 14 August 2011

Star card for challenge

Hi, This card is a popup card made from some card stock I had and some sticky glitter paper, I did the stars on my robo, the letters are coloured with copics and added glossy accent mounted the words on acetate there is some glitter on the acetate but does not come out very well on the photo......... the litle embellishments beside the card are some little cupcakes and doughnuts i bought at a boot fair this morning on a doll house stall, have a happy sunday crafting x

Wednesday, 10 August 2011

Hi The first pictures are of a project taught at Scrapbook Sisters last saturday with some Tim Holtz products that i actually started at class and finished it at home it is now adorning the wall in my craft room
thanks julie and karen for a great class (as always)

This next project was one also taught at a full day Tim Holtz class a while ago and i forgot to post the pictures

Thursday, 4 August 2011

Card Challenge No.46

This is my attempt at Scrapbook Sisters card challenge no.46
"silouhette" I used a prescious moment font to make the image, plain black and white card stock, the dies are  nestabilities, the butterfly i made on my robo, the sentiment and candi buttons are from craftworks purchased from scrapbook sisters thanks for looking have a great day

Wednesday, 20 July 2011

What i made at crop

This is a project i made at scrapbook sisters crop class i decided to give it to my daughter as a birthday card instead of the usual type she was delighted with it, I cant wait to do another one was a great project and i actually finished it in time for her birthday on sunday (i was up till 2 am though lol)

Wednesday, 15 June 2011

Scrapbooksisters card challenge week 40

Here is my card for bunting challenge i have made this for my friends grandson who is taking a year out from uni to travel ....i used a paper i had  called little yellow bicycle  traveler map  cut the bunting from some scrap (and if you know me have loads that) inked round edges with tim holtz distress inks and mounted on brown bazill used some embroidery thread and for x.s added a lucky button and  foam letters ......i had to fold the mount as mislayed my ribbler but it worked out ok .....just need my ribbler now for scrapbook layout  sniff!.......hope you like

Molly found a new place to sleep

As i was scrapping or should i say trying to..........i have a bag for my little bits paper that might be useful at some point.Molly has decided it can be her sleeping area in my craft room
here is another

Tuesday, 14 June 2011

Monday, 23 May 2011

This is my entry to scrapbooksisters card challenge black and white (i know i have added a little red) ......the card i punched using an ek success punch also punched some sticky back glitter paper to make the layers of black .....The flower was cut from a tim holtz die i stamped over the white one with a sentiment stamp and layered it over a black flower, added a center from the black glitter paper......... a little ribbon and a sentiment hope you like

will add my scrapbook challenge later along with new pics of my puppy

Tuesday, 19 April 2011

Scrapbook Challenge 2 "Wedding"

This is my layouts for scrapbook sisters challenge 2 ......I used some paper Tim Holtz no less for the base some bazil ((ah ah bet ya thought was gonna say brazil ) i stamped with sentiment  and placed on base paper ...on top of this used a paper from stash cant remeber what it was called but i ripped it in middle to reveal the stamped bazil distressed the edges and used Tim Holtz tea dye distress inks to give that antique look i cut out the hearts from core'dinations sewed some embroider thread around the hearts made the butterflys with craft robo and also distressed them .....made the flower from papers and lace and the leaves from some odds and ends of die cuts added some gems and here we are Nan and Grandad's Wedding 1919.....hope you like

Saturday, 16 April 2011

We have a new addition

We have a new addition a little gorgeous west highland terrier,Have waited so long and today we finally found the perfect little girl so welcome to "Molly" she is so tiny .....I am adding some pics of her we took this afternoon I need to get that perfect picture but no doubt will soon but here she is ...........

With her puppy blanket and bunny

so tiny.......the pup not paul......

Tuesday, 12 April 2011


I made this to hold all my crafty stuff when i go to classes .....The one i had was not big enough ...... got material yesterday and made this ...I added some flowers I made with Tim Holtz grunge paper and coloured with TimHoltz distress stains.... I bought from scrapbook sisters at the last Tim Holtz craft day (The 2 projects for that day I will add to this blog when I have made final touches )......The buttons were from some Wendy gave me ages ago I also added my name ...Just in case I forget it.......also made from grunge paper well here it is i like it and was fun to make