Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Pumpkin Ted

It's time for a new challenge at Craftng for all Seasons and the theme for the next fortnight is Too Cute to Spook.

I have made a card using an adorable image from Di's Digi Designs and papers from Graphic 45.


I have coloured Ted with ProMarkers and cut him out with a Spellbinders circle die.  The spiders webs are Memory Box die cuts - I had to snip off the outside layer to make them smaller and the pearls are from my stash.


Our sponsor this fortnight is:



Prize - 3 images from showcased creators

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

The Corrosive Challenge 209 - Halloween Colors
A Little Bit Crafty October Challenge - Boo!
The Paper Shelter Challenge 176 - Pearls
Cutie Pie Challenge 79 - Three of something (3 different papers, 3 pearls x 2)
Crafty Sentiment Designs Challenge - Bingo (Digi, Die Cut, Gems)

Make sure you pop over to the Craftng for all Seasons Challenge Blog to check out the DT inspiration and join in with our Too Cute to Spook challenge.

Thank you for calling this morning, please leave a comment so that I know you've been and will be able to come and visit you.

Pauline
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Bewitched

It's time for a new challenge at Bearly Mine Designs and this month we have a Halloween theme  for you. I have made a card using a fabulous image from Di's Digi Designs and Donna's fabulous Halloween Fantasy papers.


I coloured my image with ProMarkers and cut her out with a Lawn Fawn stitched rectangle die.  The spiders web is a Memory Box die cut and the ribbon, sparkler and pearls are from my stash.


We have two fabulous sponsors again this month:



and



Prize: £15 voucher to spend in the Bearly Mine Designs Shop

There are some gorgeous new Christmas papers being released in the Bearly Mine Deigns Shop today, make sure you pop over and take a look.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

2 Cute Ink Challenge 116 -  Halloween
Love to Create Challenge 135 -  Love of Ribbon
Make My Monday Challenge - Die cuts and/or Punches
The Pink Elephant Challenge 270 - Anything Goes
Pile It On Challenge 39 - The Witching Hour/Halloween
Scribble and Scrap Challenge 28 - Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion Challenge 223 - Purple. Orange, Green & Blue
Oldie But A Goodie Challenge - 1 image, 2 papers, 3 finishing touches - pearls, bow, spiders web (seam binding and pearls over 6 months old)

Make sure you pop over to the Bearly Mine Inspiration and Challenges Blog and check out the DT inspiration, we would love for you to join us for our Halloween challenge.

Thank you for calling this morning, please leave a comment so that I know you've been and will be able to come and visit you.

Pauline
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Monday, September 29, 2014

Scrapping4Fun Winners Challenge

I was lucky enough to be a finalist in one of the Scrapping4Fun May - August challenges and have been invited to participate in the 'Winners Challenge'.

We were all given this sketch to work with


I decided to make a card using Graphic 45 papers and an image from the Nicecrane Designs Children at The Seaside collection:


I have used Kraft card stock and lots of distress ink.  The little banner is a Die-namics die cut and I added some buttons from my stash.


You can see the projects created by the May - August winners on the Scrapping4Fun Challenge blog and we are asking our crafting friends to vote for their favourite.

If you have the time and like my card I would very much appreciate your vote - all you need to do is pop over to the Scrapping4Fun Challenge blog and leave a comment with 04-PAULINE in it.

Thank you so much for taking the time to visit my blog, your company is much appreciated.

Pauline
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Autumn Leaves

This is my second DT post today, if you are looking for my Ooh La La Creations DT card you can find it HERE.

It's time for our mid challenge reminder at the House-Mouse & Friends Monday Challenge, this fortnight our theme is: Autumn/Fall hosted by Heather - you can also enter a card with an anything goes theme as long as you use a House-Mouse, Happy Hopper or Gruffie image that will be fine.

I have used a fabulous image from one of Joanna Sheen's House-Mouse Autumn stamp sets and coloured it with ProMarkers before cutting it out with a Lawn Fawn stitched rectangle die.


My papers are from NitWit collections and I have used Kraft card stock.  My sentiment tags are LOTV stamps and the ribbon and pearls are from my stash.

Our fabulous sponsors this week are:




One lucky winner will receive a $20 Reward Card

and


http://www.qkrstampede.com

Prize - 5 Digital Stamps of the winners choice from QKR Stampede's online store

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Amusing Challenge  - Anything Goes
Jellypark Friends Challenge - Autumn/Fall
Sentimental Sundays Challenge 226 - Use Kraft Cardstock
Crazy 4 Challenges 255 - Leaves or a leaf
Wags 'n Whiskers Challenge 138 - With our Furry Friends
DRS Designs Challenge 141 - Leaf it to Me!
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Anything goes

Thank you for popping in today, don't forget to take a look at the House-Mouse & Friends Monday Challenge blog to check out the fabulous DT inspiration and join in with our Autumn/Fall challenge.







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Ooh La La

It's time for a new challenge at Ooh La La Creations and the theme for the next fortnight is Use a Bow chosen by Michelle.

I have used an image and papers from the Ooh La La Creations Yesterdays's Memories CD to make my card.


I really must get more organised so that I can photograph my cards before it gets dark, they look so much better when photographed in natural daylight.

This gorgeous image and papers come from the Ooh La La Creations Yesterdays's Memories CD, Ooh La La Artwork Set, I used an Impression Obsession stamp to stamp the stripes onto the orange paper.


I tied a messy bow with black seam binding and added some feathers, a stick pin and some pearls from my stash.  I used the decoupage image, you can just about see some of the layers in this photograph.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Crafting At the Weekend Challenge 6 - Anything Goes
Creative Moments Challenge 52 - Anything Goes/Use 3 layers
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Anything goes
Creative Fingers Challenge 50 - Anything Goes
Craft-Dee BowZ September Challenge - Anything Goes with a Handmade Bow

Make sure you pop over to the Ooh La La Creations Challenge Blog and check out the DT inspiration, we would love for you to join us for our Use a Bow challenge.

Thank you for calling this morning, please leave a comment so that I know you've been and will be able to come and visit you.

Pauline
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Saturday, September 27, 2014

Blooming Lovely

This is my second post today, if you are looking for my Paper Creator's Crafts  DT card you can find it below.

It's time for a new challenge at  Di's Digi Designs and the theme for the next fortnight is Girly - this is my card.


I  have used the adorable Blooming Lovely Wendy image, I coloured her with ProMarkers and used papers from the Prima Botanical paper pack and Bearly Mine Designs.


The Kraft flower and sentiment are from my stash and the little hearts are from an EK Success border punch.

Our FABULOUS Sponsor this fortnight is

Paper Sweeties


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

A Creative Romance - In The Garden
Brown Sugar Challenge 113 - Anything Goes
Southern Girls Challenge - Girly/Shabby Chic
A Random Fan Challenge 15 - Anything Goes
Deep Ocean Challenge 87 - At least One Flower
Top Tip Tuesday Challenge - Kids

Thank you for popping in today, don't forget to take a look at the  Di's Digi Designs Challenge blog to check out the fabulous DT inspiration and join in with our Girly challenge.

Pauline
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First Love

It's time for a new challenge at Paper Creator's Crafts and the theme is Use A Charm - Paper Creator products are not essential but we love it when you do use them and you will gain an extra entry into the random draw.

I have made a card using the adorable First Love Ultimate Kit, everything on my card came from the kit except the Kraft card stock, ribbon and charm.


The kit includes:  Backing Papers, Ultimate Graphic with decoupage layers (just re-size to suit your project), Build A Topper in small & large (designed to work with cutting dies or to be handcut), Sentiment Stamps plus more - make sure  you pop over to the Paper Creator's Shop and check out the fabulous kits and mega deals available.

I used Spellbinders and Tonic dies to cut out my image and sentiment and a Lawn Fawn die for the scalloped border - the ribbon and charm are from my stash.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

C.R.A.F.T. Challenge 279 - Add a charm/Use Metal
Creative Knockouts Challenge 56 - Charming (use a charm)
Cute Card Thursday Challenge 340 - Dies and/or  Punches
Sister Act Card Challenge 76 - Anything Goes
Alphabet Challenge - Q for Quadruple (4 different papers)

Make sure you pop over to the Paper Creators Crafts Blog and check out the DT inspiration, we would love for you to join us for our Use A Charm Challenge - you could win a fabulous £10 voucher for use in the Paper Creator Shop.

Thank you for calling this morning, please leave a comment so that I know you've been and will be able to come and visit you.

Pauline
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