Home

Monday, 30 December 2013

Anything Goes

Hi all, well here we are with the last challenge of 2013 for the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog , and the theme for this challenge is " Anything Goes".

Challenge #204 has been sponsored by Whoopsi Daisy and the have given 8 images of the winners choice for the prize.

Here is my DT card for the challenge, using an image from Whoopsi Daisy.


Hope you can join us for this challenge, pop over to the blog and see the fantastic inspiration that the team have created.

Happy New Year everyone xxxx


Monday, 23 December 2013

Christmas and the Upcoming New Year

Morning everyone, it's time for a new challenge to go live over at the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog , and the theme for this challenge is Christmas and the Upcoming New year.

Challenge #203 has been sponsored by Floppy Latte and they have donated a $6 voucher to use in the store.

Here is my DT card for the challenge .






Thank you to everyone has looked and commented on my blog this past year , and I would like to wish every a Happy Christmas xxxxx


Monday, 16 December 2013

Christmas Colours

Hi all , it's time for a new challenge to go live over at the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog , and the theme for this week is to use " Christmas Colours".

The sponsor for challenge #202 is QKR Stampede and they have given a prize of 5 Digi's of the winners choice.

Here is my DT card for the challenge .



Hope you can come over and join in.


Tuesday, 10 December 2013

Inspiration for Stamping Dragon Designs.

Hi everyone, a quick post this afternoon with a inspiration post for the Stamping Dragon Facebook Group , why not come and join our group , there is lots going on from mini challenges to a question of the day, it's a lovely group.

This is my inspiration piece for today using the Vintage Santa Card Kit , which comes from the Stamping Dragon Designs Store , have a browse there is lots to see.





Monday, 9 December 2013

Christmas

Hi everyone, it's time again for a new challenge to go live over at the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog , and the theme for this week is " Non Traditional Christmas Colours".

The sponsor for this challenge is Di's Digi's , and they have given a $10 voucher for the winner.

Here is my DT card for the challenge .



 Hope you are able to pop over to the blog and join us .




 

Monday, 2 December 2013

Start of Winter

Hi all, it's time for another challenge to go live over at the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog and the theme for this week is the "Start of Winter".

Challenge #200 has been sponsored by Eureka , who have given 5 digi's of the winners choice for the prize.

Here is my DT card , I used the image Snow Cap Pup .


Hope you can come and join the challenge xx

Layer it Up at the Crafting Musketeers

Hi , it's time for a new challenge to start over at the Crafting Musketeers Challenge Blog , and the theme for challenge #8 is " Layer It Up " .

The sponsor for this month is Hunkydory , and they have donated a fabulous prize for the winner.









Here is my DT card for the challenge, I have used some of my Hunkydory stash.


Hope you can come and join in with our challenge , why not pop over to the blog, the rest of the team have created some fab inspiration for you .


Sunday, 1 December 2013

Fancy joining the New Gruffies and Guests Challenge Blog Team

Hi everyone , there is a new challenge blog just started that features Gruffies, Happy Hoppers and of course House Mouse. Here is where you can find the blog - http://gruffiesandguests.blogspot.co.uk/

I am honoured to have been asked to be part of the design team .

But also they are having a DT call that runs from today until 14th December.

Here is all the info that you need to know.

"The blog will go live on January 4th 2014 and will be once a month on the 1st Saturday of each month, our first challenge will be * Anything Goes *

This is where you come in.

We need 6 of you to join Shaz (blog owner), Lesley the coordinator and Sharon the winners coordinator to make up our team, so if you love House Mouse Designs and fancy joining us as part of the design team here's a list of DT Duties

1. You must be able to commit to producing an item once a month it can be any craft item you wish but must be either a Gruffie, Happy Hopper or House Mouse image, be it printed, stamped and coloured or decoupaged it's up to you and following a set theme.

2. You must have your own active blog and display our badge and sponsor image in your DT post

3. You must be able to commit to commenting on set numbers for each challenge

That's it easy peasy so...... do you fancy joining us if so please make a Gruffie, Happy Hopper or House Mouse sample project or show us previous HMD projects (link on the blog)

This Dt call will stay open until December 14th when we will choose who will join us, those chosen will receive an email from me so keep a look out for it

Please help yourself to our Blog challenge Badge for your blogs and help us spread the word thank you.



Thursday, 28 November 2013

Tick Tock, Tick Tock

Hi everyone, you will have seen the picture of the clock I posted the other day , it was one for the girls, well now I have got the one for the boys done.

I am so pleased with how these have turned out .





I would also like to say a big thank you to everyone who takes the time to look at my blog and leave lovely comments xxxx

Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Tick Tock

Hi all , just popping on to show you what I have been working on today .

I am very pleased with how it's turned out .



Next project is one for the boys , so watch this space .

Happy crafting xxxx

Monday, 25 November 2013

Buttons and Twine

Hi all , it's Monday so that means it's time for a new challenge to go live over at the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog , and the theme for this week is "Buttons and Twine".

The sponsor for challenge #199 is Melonheadz Illustrations who have kindly given 1 set of digital images of the winners choice.

Here is my DT card for the challenge.


Hope you can come and play along with us this week , the rest of the team have given you some great inspiration .

 

Saturday, 23 November 2013

Just Because

Hi all , just thought I would share some cards with you that I have made this week , one is a commisioned card but the rest are just because !

This an A4 sized card , made using a Debbi Moore CD.



A commisioned card for my neighbour.

Friday, 22 November 2013

Some more from Aspire Crafts

Morning everyone, hope you managed to watch some of the shows on Create and Craft from Aspire Crafts , Cheremane did a fantastic job .

Just thought I'd pop on to post some more of my DT samples from the show.








If you like the look of the Vintage Bloom Collection , why not pop over to the Aspire Crafts Website and have a browse.

We also have a blog , Aspire Crafts , where you can meet the team, see the Pick of the Week from the shop, keep up to date with new products and show times.

If you are on Facebook , pop over to the Aspire Crafts page , or come and join our Facebook Group Aspiring Crafters .


Monday, 18 November 2013

Thanksgiving

Hi everyone it's time for challenge #198 to go live over on the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog , and the theme for this week is " Thanksgiving " .

The challenge has been sponsored by QKR , and they have given a prize of 5 digi's of the winners choice.

Here is my DT card , I have used Happy Turkey from the shop for my card.








So I hope you can join us over at the blog.


Pick of the Week for The Dragons Den

Hi everyone , it's my turn for the " Pick of the Week" this week over at The Dragons Den Blog , and this week we are going for the Christmas theme , as it's not long really till the big day !!

The image that I have used has come from the fabulous Stamping Dragon Designs Shop .

There are some fabulous images that you can purchase and once you buy one you will be hooked.

The image for my project is "Festive Duck"  , I love this image.


So why not pop on over to the Shop and have a browse , there is a great selection of Christmas Images available for you to choose from.
We also have a Stamping Dragon Facebook Group , where we have lots of fun , inspiration for you , mini challenges and lots , lots more, so why not come over and see us.


Tuesday, 12 November 2013

Inspiration for Stamping Dragon Designs

Hi everyone, am posting a DT card I made for the Stamping Dragon Facebook Group  using the Coffee Cream Card Papers from the Stamping Dragon Designs Shop .

I was given one of the papers to create my DT card and here it is.



I used the paper for the background and the flowers.

If you pop on over to the Facebook Group , you will be able to see what the team made with it over the course of the week.

The papers will also be featured this week on The Dragons Den Blog , so keep an eye out for that too.

Thank you for looking today xxx

Monday, 11 November 2013

Harvest Blessings

Hi , it's time again for the new challenge over at the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog  and the theme for this week is Bountiful Harvest/ Blessings.

Challenge #197 has been sponsored by Di's Digi's , and they have given a prize of a $10 voucher.

Here is my DT card for the challenge.



Hope you can join us for the challenge, and I hope you can pop over to the blog to see the team's inspiration.




Saturday, 9 November 2013

Some more Aspire projects.

Hi all , just thought  I would post a few more of my DT projects from Aspire Crafts.

They have all been made using the fabulous Vintage Bloom Collection , I have made projects other than cards this time (apart from 1 card) just so you can see how the collection lends itself to other projects.


 I made a small bag for this project,  the bag has been made using  Soft Hessian- Pink Designer Card and then decorated ,finishing off with  a small greeting card inside.



Then I made a Milk Carton shaped box , decorated with some Tip Topp Toppers , flowers and some Happy Birthday Dekromounts .
 


 And lastly a quick card .


Tuesday, 5 November 2013

Stamping Dragon Designs

Hi everyone, well a busy blog week for me I think, today I am showing you some DT inspiration using the fab images from Stamping Dragon Designs , and also another card I made for them to go on the blog The Dragons Den , where you can "meet" me today.

The first card I willl show you is made using Rupert Fawkes - UK version.

Very useful for this time of the year , especially today being Bonfire Night !  

You will also see my card if you are a member of the Stamping Dragon Facebook Group , as we show them in there for inspiration too, it's a great group where you can enter colouring challenges, join in the Blog Ladder and much more, so pop over and join in the fun.


 And here is the card I made for The Dragons Den Blog , I used the image Yoohoos Pumpkin .



Monday, 4 November 2013

Tribute to a Loved One

Hi all, it's time for a new challenge to go live over at the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog , and the theme for this week is "Tribute to a Loved One" .

Challenge #196 has been sponsored by Eureka and they have given a prize of 5 Digi's of the winners choice from the store.

My DT card has been made using an image from the store - Gorilla with Hearts .


So I hope you can come and join us in this fab challenge.



Saturday, 2 November 2013

Pretty Pastels

Hi all, it's time for challenge #7 to start over at the Crafting Musketeers Challenge Blog , and the theme we have for this month is " Pretty Pastels" .

The challenge has been sponsored by Little Claire Cardmaking, who have donated a fab prize.

  It's the Stamp set " Tea Party " .

Here is my DT card for the challenge , I used the digi images Beach Hut and Beach Hut Interior .



Hope you can come and join our fab challenge xxxx