Thursday, 22 December 2016

hi guys 
hope your all well and ready for the big feast day lol
ii have a beautiful new 
Conie Fong  
Art digi to share with you 
she is adorable!

here she is called
 iv coloured her with copics and pencils
the base paper is from gabriella paper pack, i printed it twice and fussy cut the butterflys from one sheet and shaped the wings a little and mounted on top of the other sheet and added tiny flat back pearls as bodys.
i mounted the  image on sticky pads and mounted on the card.
i finished it off with a fancy corner , some pearls and a single flower with some fussy cut leaves.

there is another version of this little beauty without wings called

ill be sharing this with you very soon

but for now i hope you like this little card 
crafty hugs 

Saturday, 17 December 2016

hi everyone, hope your all well sorted with your christmas plans
its time for a new 
Petal Lu challenge
as always its anything goes
i adore this little lady from wee stamps, i cannot for the life of me think of her name, and for some reason my computer isnt recognizing the font used on the wee stamps site!
but thats where you will find her:)

i have used digital papers i altered in my craft studio from pink to blue, i matt these onto a shimmery blue paper, and mounted onto a white 8x8 card.
the image is coloured with copic markers and pencils.
i did a double ribbon bow and added a garland fo the wonderful petal lu blooms around the bottom . oh and added a few snowflakes.

i hope you guys like it
come play along 

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Saturday, 10 December 2016

Hi guys
I have been lucky enough to be able to play with some beautiful
new images from
This little darling is called
I loved colouring her up, I used a mix of copics and prism colour pencils.

the papers are from Adrienne Looman beautiful chic collection.
i matt and layered the 8x8 card base, added a doilie, and the coloured ,mated image.

next i cut a picket fence and ran it through the cuttlebug with a crafters companion textured folder to get the wood grain.

to complet the card i had cut loads of tiny leaves and made a wreath , garland and corner piece, i added flower stamens to look like berries.

hope you guys like it .

dont forget to check out Conie's etsy shop for lots of beautiful digis to play with 


Thursday, 1 December 2016

hey everyone, can you believe its almost Christmas!
i still have loads of cards to make , behind as always lol

anyway this one is for the new 

as always its anything goes

a pretty pink shimmery card

its a quite simple design, just layers of the one paper design which i edged with thin double sided tape and glittered, the image is coloured with copics.
a piece of lace some gems and the perfect finishing touch the spray of beautiful petal lu blooms, look at those lush pinks!

so there you have it, my dt make i hope you like it

come play along 
hugs x

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Wednesday, 16 November 2016

hi guys
well im the worst dt memebr ever , i so so sorry Lu
yesterday the latest 
Petal Lu 
challenge went live and i have completely lost track 
of the days and missed posting my card!

please dont sack me Lu lol

as they say better lat than never so here is my make

as you can see im on the christmas cards lol

the image is  

she was coloured with prisma colour pencils then fussy cut, 
the papers are from Prima nothern coutries paper collection, i have glittered the balls on the base layer with stickles, and around the edged of each paper i used double sided and glamour dust.
i cut the swirl out of white card, coloured with a very pale ice blue and then covered in pva and more glamour dust,(well you cant have too much glitter at christmas can you).

then to complete i used some small fussy cut leaves and some beutiful red and cram blooms from Petal LU of course.
i hope you like it 


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Tuesday, 1 November 2016

well its November!
can you believe it time is going way too fast, so i figured 
i best get a start on the Christmas cards
so for this fortnights anything goes
i have done my first one

i have gone for a sexy Kennyk Stamps image shes called

i made an 8x8 easel card and stuck with traditional colours of red gold green
she is coloured with prisma colour pencils then fussy cut.
all the papers are from 
Bo bunny father christmas paper pack

i have added tiny red half pearls to the wreath, and some teeny crackers i made, added a gold ribbon and finished with a large red and 2 small green blooms from Petal Lu, the colours where a perfect match.

thanks for popping by 
hope you can join in the challenge with us


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Saturday, 15 October 2016

Hey guys :)
Its challenge time again at
Theme is anything goes
  my son just got engaged and he used this photo on his announcement

the next day Conic Fong posted a reworked pic of her digi
First kiss
I have the original version and it fit so perfect I just had to use it on their card!

so cute!

(get the new version here)

Anyways its an 8x8 white base card, layers with various pretty papers, with distressed edges
I made a banner saying love and kisses, attached with tiny pegs.
Some lace and ribbon rose trim along the bottom
Some tiny pearl corners, a bead dragonfly.
The a paper rose, within a bouquet of beautiful Petal Lu blooms
Some pearl spray paper leaves and a sprinkle of large heart shaped pearls.

come play along

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Saturday, 1 October 2016

hi all
hope your all well and getting crafty this weekend
its time for a new challenge with 
Petal Lu
as always its anything goes
i have gone with this adorable image
its called 

are they not just too cute!

ok so 8x8 card layerd with pretty pink/blue paper, i sprinkled embossing powder around the edges and melted,(lost a fair bit to the carpet lol), i did this with the 2 fancy shape mats too .
cut some seaweed shape border for the bottom, the image was printed and coloured with prisma colour pencils, then fussy cut.
then i went to town with pearl trim, pearls a tiny shell , beads and of course the finishing touch, my beautiful Petal Lu blooms.

hope you can come play along x

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Morning all
yay October my fave month, so looking forward to Halloween i love it!

so today is the start of a new 
and the theme is

and this is my make using

of course i had to go with Mr Poe..!
i kinda like the combination of horror and bling (think thats the gemini coming out lol)
so as usual an 8x8 card, black base some mat and layering some paper lace , ribbon and bling down the side.
the image is printed a couple of times and coloured with copics and prisma colour pencils,
i have fussy cut it and done a bit of decoupage with it.
the spider is just a jelly type halloween decoration that i added tiny gems to for his eyes,
then i did the scroll which when opens shows....

of course i couldnt do the whole poem way to long lol.

this was simply typed out printed, ripped around the edges crumpled and aged with ink, then rolled up and tied with ribbon.

so over to you , show us your 
spooky and dark side

hugs x

Thursday, 29 September 2016

hey guys
well here i am with my 3rd and last make as guest designer for
iv loved making these

this little lady is just adorable
her name is 

Sweet Annabelle

once again iv used an 8x8 size card
layered with papers from 
the snapclick Ceslavie papers.
i have coloured the image with Prisma colour pencils.
i made some pretty little daisies and leaves to echo the ones in her basket.
the sentiments are from the Ceslavie elements pack.

i hope you like her

Monday, 26 September 2016

hey guys
today i have card number 2 using 
this image is so super cute i just love it

Ariela Mermaid

isnt she adorable!

so another 8x8 (can you guess this is my fave size card)....
i found a picture online of the coral rief  , i faded it down in my craft studio, then printed , printed again at almost full colourand cut a strip which i edged with some paper lace i punched.
the lace is from my stash, i added tiny gems to the flower centres.
ribbon from my stash too, the little sea horses are from silhouette studio.
the image is printed onto 160 gms super smooth from that Craft place and coloured with prismacolour pencils .
i cut a shell shape around the image and coloured with pencil to give the shell inner effect
then i finished the whole thing with a couple of fancy pearl corners.
i realy like how this turned out and hope you do to.

hugs x

Saturday, 24 September 2016

hello my lovely blog buddies
today i have the first of 3 cards iv made as guest designer for 

i just adore her images and im so lucky to have got to play with these 3

so today im sharing my make with 

i loved doing the hair on this one, i think she s so beautiful.
this is an 8x8 white base which i covered with a prima indeed paper, i made the image quite large ,(spent a lovely afternoon colouring her ).
i have had this large orchid flower in my stash for ages and knew it would go perfectly with her.
its finished of with a few heart shaped pearls.

i hope you like her

ill be back in a day or so with the second one to show you 

hugs xx

Thursday, 15 September 2016

morning all
wow i can believe how fast the time is flying,
its new challenge day over on 
 i got this  atc box from That Craft place its actualy an atc box, but as i dont really collect them
 i saw the box and instantly thought it perfect to sit on my desk and put all my little bits and bobs in that im using for the whichever project im working on.

i have to say its the perfect size and i love it!
i put it together glueing it with the cosmic shimmer glue, once dry, i painted the inside with 
some shimmery red paint, also painted the letter, (which danny kindly cut an extra k and y for me)
then i used some prima papers to cover the box.

once the letters had dried i stuck them on with the cosmic shimmer glue 

and finished 
it off with a couple of cut out leaves and some of the red and black Petal Lu 
blooms from the Halloween collection ,  

which luck would have it are on a special at the moment
just look at those lush colours!
 so go grab some for your Halloween makes.

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Thursday, 1 September 2016

its september!
wow can you believe it..
so the first of the month and a new challenge at 
theme is anything goes as always

i have used this pretty little lady from 
wee stamps
she just made me think of summer and the soft pastel colours we all think of ( well i do lol)
a pretty simple layout an 8x8 card layered with papers from 
Bo Bunny C'est La Vie paper pack 2
the swirls and sentiment are from the elements set 2

i coloured the image with Prisma colour pencils.
the finishing touch is of cours the beautiful blooms from Petal Lu.

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Tuesday, 16 August 2016

hello beautiful people of blogland
i hope your all enjoying this sunshine... a little too hot for me 
but im not going to complain lol

so it new challenge time at 
Petal Lu

as always its anything goes.

this cute little image is called 

is an 8x8 card using Prima Romantique papers
some pink doilies from do Crafts, and some lace from my stash , then fancied up with some fussy cut leaves birdhouse and gems.
to complete it i have used some of the most beautiful Fushia flowers from Petal Lu
just look how beautiful they are!

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Monday, 1 August 2016

hello my lovelies
its time for a new 
theme is 
Anything goes

isnt this a cute image, i cant remember where is got it,(i really should label them properly!)
so its an 8x8 white base, layered with papers in shades of cream ,yellow and blue
i have hand stitched around each paper matt and the image.
iv used cream lace and blue ribbon with a rope bow and heart charm with the word love on it.
added a bit of bling, and finished off with the beautiful Petal Lu blooms

hope you like it x

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