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Monday, 16 May 2016

Not Just Cards challenge #32

Hi everyone I hope that you are all well and happy. Welcome to my little bit of blogland! 
There is a new challenge over at Not Just Cards and as always its anything goes. Our sponsor is Aurora Wings and we have been given some gorgeous digis to play with. 
Here is a card that I have created using the super cute Mushroom Flower Sprite image.


Here's how I did it. 
I took a 6x6 card blank and covered it with paper from First Edition Hideaway, punched down one side with an xcut scallop edge punch and inked it around the edges. Next I inked a heart shape and created a topper using the Mushroom Flower Sprite image that I have coloured with a selection of Copics. To finish I embellished with some die cut swirls and fern leaf, flowers, little pearl hearts, and a wee gingham bow. 
Our Sponsor
So proud to have Aurora Wings sponsoring us this month AND for the winner of the challenge over at NJC there is an amazing $10 ( use currency converter ) so pop over and join us for a chance to win! 
Links 
Not Just Cards challenge blog
http://notjustcardschallenges.blogspot.co.uk/
Aurora Wings Challenge blog
http://aurorawingschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/
Mushroom Flower Sprite
https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/291786529/digital-stamp-mushroom-flower-sprite?ref=shop_home_active_1
Aurora Wings Etsy Shop
https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/AuroraWings?ref=l2-shopheader-name
Aurora Wings Website
http://www.aurorawings.com/
Aurora Wings FB page
https://www.facebook.com/FantasyArtofMitzi
Aurora Wings FB Group
https://www.facebook.com/FantasyArtofMitzi

I am entering this card into the following challenges

Crafty Catz - Dies and Punches
http://craftycatzweeklychallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2016/05/challenge-324-and-guest-dt-call.html 

Thanks for stopping by 
Hugs 
Tina xx
HAPPY CRAFTING 





Sunday, 15 May 2016

Crafters Cafe #149 Use Bright Colours in a Card for a Surprise

Hi everyone I hope that you are well and happy. Welcome to my little bit of blogland! 
Today sees the start of a new challenge over at The Crafters Cafe challenge blog. Our theme this time around is Use bright colours in a card for a surprise!
We have 3 fab sponsors for this challenge so have been spoilt with gorgeous images to work with.  I have created a card using the super cute Kitty Bee image from Kitty Bee Designs. Here it is and I hope that you like it. 

Front of card 

 Inside of card

Here's how I did it!
I took a 6x6 card blank added a sentiment, organza ribbon bow and inked around the front edges. Next I covered the inside of the card with dotty paper and popped some Yellow stitch edged ribbon across the middle. Next I created a topper using some polka dot paper and the cutie Kitty Bee image that I colored with a selection of Copics. To finish I added some coloured hearts. 

Links 
Crafters Cafe challenge blog 
http://crafterscafeblogchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/

Kitty Bee Designs Store
https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/KittyBeeDesign

Kitty Bee designs blog
http://kittybeedesigns.blogspot.co.uk/

Kitty Bee on FB
https://www.facebook.com/kittybeedesigns/

Please pop on over to our challenge and join in for a chance to be one of our winners! 
Thank you for stopping by 
Hugs 
Tina xx
HAPPY CRAFTING

Sunday, 1 May 2016

Paradise of Stamps - #41 challenge Anything goes

Hi everyone I hope that you are all well and happy. Welcome to my little bit of blogland! 
There's a brand new challenge over at Paradise of Stamps challenge blog and the theme for the challenge is anything goes.
Here is a card that I have created for the challenge and I hope that you like it. 

Here's how I did it!
6x6 card blank covered with paper from the First Edition Desert Blooms paper pack with the edge of the front of the card punched with a Tonic Studios Daisy Border punch. I then added a contrasting piece of  the paper at an angle and had inked it around the edges. 
The image is the totally gorgeous Spirals digi image by Jeremiah Ketner (LINK BELOW). I have coloured her with a selection of Copics and added distress ink around the edges . To finish I have added 3 Mulberry Flowers, self adhesive pearls and a little satin bow. 

Links 
Spirals Digi Image
https://www.etsy.com/listing/222574335/spirals-digital-coloring-page?ref=shop_home_feat_2

Jeremiah Ketner Etsy store
https://www.etsy.com/shop/smallandround?ref=pr_shop_more

Paradise of Stamps challenge blog
 http://paradiseofstamps.blogspot.co.uk/2016/05/challenge-41-anything-goes-team-1.html
Pop along and join in the challenge to be in with a chance of being a winner!
Thanks for stopping by
Hugs 
Tina xx
HAPPY CRAFTING

Crafters Cafe Challenge #148 - Feminine

Hi everyone I hope that you are all well and happy. Welcome to my little bit of blogland!
Today sees the start of a brand new challenge over at The Crafters Cafe with the theme being Feminine. 
As always we are a very lucky bunch of girls over there as we have had some fantastic digs to work with from our sponsors who are for this month Bugaboo and My Stitch Back in Twine. I have used the gorgeous Butterfly Beauty from My stitch Back In Twine to create my card, so here it is and I hope that you like it!


Here's how I did it!
5x7 card blank covered with paper from the First Edition Desert Bloom paperstack lightly inked around the edges. Next a strip of Jute was added to the middle of the card and left to dry. I printed the butterfly in 3 different sizes coloured them with copics. The sentiment is also coloured with Copics, distressed around the edges with Tim Holtz distress tool and inked around the edges and to finish I have added Card Candi and some teeny gems. 

Our Sponsor
  


 Do pop over to the store where you will find the gorgeous digi that I have used and much much more! 

Why not join us over at our challenge blog where my fellow teamies have created some gorgeous cards for your inspiration and also you could be one of our winner or top 3 by playing along in the challenge!   

The Crafters Cafe Challenge Blog
http://crafterscafeblogchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2016/05/the-crafters-cafe-challenge-148.html
Thanks for stopping by 
Hugs 
Tina xx
HAPPY CRAFTING

Monday, 18 April 2016

Crafters Cafe #147- What Season are you in ?

Hi evryone I hope that you are all well and happy. Welcome to my little bit of blogland. 
Ther is a brand new challenge over at The Crafers Cafe and the theme is " What season are you in? " We the DT have had some fab goodies from our sponsors to work wit and we would love for you to pop by our challenge blog and have a nosy around and perhaps enter to be in with a chance of being a winner!
Here is a card that I have created for the challenge using 2 lovely papers from Decosse Dynamite Doodles, hope that you like it. 

Here's how I did it
I took a 7x7 card blank and covered it with yellow Heartlands paper from Decosee Dynamite Doodles and Inked it around the edges with Momento Dewdrop ink in Bamboo Leaves. 
Next I die cut a flower, glued it together and inked lightly on the petals I have also made little rosebud flowers and inked in the same way. The next thing I did was using a green piece of the paper from the same collection die cut a swirly leaf pattern and popped it onto the card base alog with the flower previously made. Using the dewdrop ink pad I stamped leaves and added them to the corners and to finish I have added some gems and an organza ribbon bow. 

Links
Decosse Dynamite Doodles
http://decossesdynamitedoodles.blogspot.co.uk/

Crafters Cafe Challenge Blog
The Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog
http://crafterscafeblogchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/

We love to see what you create for our challenges so come over and join us for this challenge and have a look at the fantastic DT creations. 
Thanks for stopping by
Hugs 
Tina xxx
HAPPY CRAFTING 


Monday, 11 April 2016

#31 Not Just Cards

Hi everyone I hope that you are all well and happy. 
Welcome to my little bit of blogland. 
Today sees the start of a brand new challenge over at Not Just Cards. As always it is anything goes and it really is just that Anything goes! 
The sponsor for the challenge is the Fantastic Karleigh Sue who is giving away 2 digis of the winners choice from the store ( see links below).
Soooo here is my make for the challenge I have used the gorgeous Some Sweet Bunny image and I hope that you like it! 


Here's how I did it!
I took a 6x6 card blank and covered it with paper from Helz Cuppleditch Riverbank Revels paper collection & across the centre is some lovely beige coloured lace and yellow organza ribbon.
The topper is an oval cut from the Riverbank Revels paper collection topped with the gorgeous Some sweet Bunny image that has been coloured with Copics. 
To finish I have added some yellow flowers made from Velum, a stamped sentiment, Velum butterfly and a Yellow Organza bow. 

Links
Not Just Cards challenge blog
http://notjustcardschallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2016/04/31-april-challenge.html
Karleigh Sue store
https://sellfy.com/karleighsue?page=1#_=_
Some Sweet Bunny image
https://sellfy.com/p/oQp3/
Karleigh Sue FB group

Please do pop along and enter challenge #31 for a chance to win we love to see what you create! 
Thanks for stopping by 
Hugs 
Tina xx
HAPPY CRAFTING

Tuesday, 8 March 2016

#30 NJC Challenge

Hi everyone I hope that you are all well and happy. 
It has been a while since I have blogged with one thing or another but I am happy to say that I am crafting again and on the mend. 
It's challenge time over at NJC  and today I would like to share with you a card that I have created using the gorgeous Unicorn Princess Digi image from Moonflower! 
Here it is and I hope that you like it! 
Here's how I did it!
I used an 8x8 scallop edge card layered with multi colour card that is distressed around the edges. For the topper I have used the gorgeous Unicorn Princess digi  that is put on a heart doily and coloured with Copics. To finish I added a stamped sentiment, mulberry flowers, card candi, buttons, die cut butterfly and organza bow. 
A huge thank you to our Sponsors 
Ikes Art
Links
Not Just Cards Challenge blog
http://notjustcardschallenges.blogspot.co.uk/

Please pop along and join in the challenge there are some fantastic prizes up for grabs
Thanks for stopping by 
Hugs 
Tina xxx
HAPPY CRAFTING