Wednesday, August 31, 2011


The penultimate month of the alphabet ATC swap!  I chose Yesteryear.  Now... what to do for Z!

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Gone Fishing

A similar card to the previous one.  Stamp is from Prima.  Background as before

Monday, August 29, 2011

Blackpool Memories

Stamp - Crafty Individuals.  Background is Tim Holtz Distress Ink applied with sponge applicator.  Paper with wording is packing from All Saints!

Sunday, August 28, 2011

Totally Gorjuss

Stamp - Lili of the Valley, coloured with AquaMarkers.
Challenge entered - Totally Gorjuss

Saturday, August 27, 2011

Sweet Sketch Wednesday

Stamp - Lili of the Valley (coloured with ProMarkers).  Flower from Wild Orchid Crafts, leaf Marianne die.

Challenge entered - Sweet Sketch Wednesday

Friday, August 26, 2011

Simon Says Stamp Challenge

Stamp - LOTV coloured with ProMarkers.  Text - HOTP.  Papers - Echo Park.
Challenge - Simon Says Stamp - sketch

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Penny Black Saturday Challenge

Penny Black butterfly stamp.  Background card is covered with Tim Holtz Dabber in Mushroom.  The butterfly is stamped with the same ink.  The ribbon bow is from a Lindt Easter chocolate chick!
Challenge - Penny Black Saturday

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Baby Girl

Stamp - Penny Black, coloured with ProMarkers.  Border - Martha Stewart.  Charm - Mei Flower.

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Cute Card Thursday - Weddings

This stamp is from Crafty Individuals.  The ink I've used is Tim Holtz Distress and was applied with the sponge applicator.  Background stamp is Hero Arts. Flowers cut with a punch, inked and stamped.
Challenge - Cute Card Thursday

Monday, August 22, 2011

Puppy Love

I love this cute stamp.  Stamp is from LOTV and papers from K&Co.  The stamp is coloured with ProMarkers.   Challenges entered -

I love ProMarkers (Easel Card)
Totally Gorjuss (Cute and Cuddly)

Friday, August 19, 2011

Testing Facebook link :)

Sorry if I just flooded my friends' Facebook feed.  It's a one off!

Thursday, August 18, 2011


Today is a beautiful day here in Lancashire (so far anyhow!)  This lovely butterfly stamp is from Penny Black.

Wednesday, August 17, 2011


Card very similar to the one below with hearts.  I like this technique!

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Bright Flowers

These bright orange flowers are a cheery birthday wish for a wet, miserable day like today.

Monday, August 15, 2011


Made this card for my husband for our wedding anniversary last week.  The card is inspired by Kath (link in previous post).  The inks I used are Tim Holtz and the heart and swirl stamp is by Hero Arts.

Sunday, August 14, 2011


A simpe but elegant card inspired by the fantastic Kath.  She makes the most beautiful cards.

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Handmade Flowers

I see a theme developing!  Another card with a handmade flower.

Friday, August 12, 2011


Papers are from Bo Bunny.  Flower made with flower punch and lots of spritzed water and scrunching!

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Cute Card Thursday - Clean & Simple

Made this card using a flower punch, ran the flower through the Cuttlebug then added Distress Inks and a 'pearl'.  Challenge entered - Cute Card Thursday.

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Papertake Weekly Challenge

The challenge on Papertake Weekly is to make your own flowers.  I love making these scrunchy flowers!  Papers are a mix of DCWV and Bo Bunny.  Background is made with Tim Holtz Distress Inks and the applicator tool.

Monday, August 08, 2011


I love this Robot paper and stamp.  The stamp is from Hero Arts and is coloured with ProMarkers.  Anyone tried the new FlexMarkers from Letraset?  They look good.