Thursday, 27 January 2011

Wild Orchid Challenge 15 - Let's get Sentimental

This easel card was made for my best friend Jo's Birthday.  Inside the small box, was enclosed a lottery ticket, unfortunately it wasn't a winner !!  Flowers used are coloured with silkies, glossy accent used on the backing papers, and distressed inks.   She loved her card, and has pride of place on the mantelpiece x

Sunday, 23 January 2011

Bearly Mine Challenge 2 - Its a recipe

For the second of the Bearly Mine Challenge, It's a recipe, you have to use 3 flowers, 2 design papers and 1 image. For this I have used the new Simply Adorables Grace from Sugar Nellie, which I just love.  The papers are from my stash, and the flowers are from magnolia Tilda.  I have distressed the images with Tim Holtz inks. The entiment is from Stampin Up.  The images has been coloured with promarkers, I can't wait to purchase more of the girlie images.   This is card has been made with love for my mum, whose birthday is this week.  Happy Birthday mum x x 

Friday, 21 January 2011

Lucky Me !!

Today I have won some lovely stamps from Whimsy Stamps, in one of their challenges.  Can wait to receive them.  Woop woop x

Friday, 14 January 2011

Sarah Kay Card - Sketch Challenge

After another wet and rainy day in Luton, I decided to finish my entry for the Cardmaking and Papercraft Sketch Challenge.  This is lovely Sarah Kay image, with I have coloured with Pro-markers.  Using the beautiful 'Minds Eye' Bloom & Grow Papers, and embellished with flowers.  Final touch the 'Stampin Up greeting.  

Tuesday, 11 January 2011

Wild Orchid Challenge 14 - A sketch by Bev

A great sketch by Bev Rochester for the Wild Orchid Challenge.  Again using the beautiful LOTV image, and the new sentiments stamp.  Papermania Capsule papers, and embellished with prima & mulberry flowers, also heart and floral pins.

Liley Of The Valley - Challenge

I just love the 'Liley Of The Valley' stamps and images, think they will be my favourite for 2011 !!  For this challenge at, I have used Papermania Capsule Collection papers, and embellished with Prima & mulberry flowers.  Also lightly edged with destress ink, and used glitter sparkles on the image.  Already placed my order this morning for the new images at LOTV, released today 11.01.11 x

Monday, 10 January 2011

Bearly Mine Challenge

This will be the first challenge that I have entered since creating my Blog page, and also the first Challenge on Bearly Mine Blog. I had fun making this card, carefully following the sketch, and using the beautiful free Bearly Mine Paper downloads, and new Lily Of the Valley Image. here's to wishing luck to everyone who enters the very first 'Bearly Mine' Challenge.