Saturday, 28 February 2009

A wee peek ...

at tomorrows card for the crafty pad challenge..:) :)

All will be revealed tomorrow...:) :)

Tuesday, 24 February 2009

Design Team Call over at:-

Paper Craft Junkies. :) All the information you need is HERE. so if you fancy being part of a friendly DT then pop over and check it out. :) :)

Monday, 23 February 2009

Two challenge cards for:- Charisma and CCT

Yes I have made two cards today - way-hey....:) One for Charisma cards and the second one for Cute card Thursday.

The one for Charisma cards is - HUGS & CUDDLES

I have used my Just Ted - Hugs stamp (available to buy over at the crafty pad )
How perfect was this stamp for this challenge - he is a cutie-pie don't you think?

The second one is for Cute Card Thursday their theme is Spring.

I have used another Just Ted stamp - Just Ted with Flower (see the full set over at the crafty pad). Made this card with all the lovely spring colours - ooh happy days..spring-a-ding-ding...:) What do you think of this stamp too?

2 Awards...:)

I have received 2 awards from lovely pals..thank you girls. ;)

First award is form Nicki

And the second award is from Tina

Aren't they I have to pass them onto 5 people..Mmmm that is difficult, but here goes. :)






Sunday, 22 February 2009

The Crafty Pad Challenge...

over at the crafty pad - the challenge this week is a sketch. You can turn, twist it and add other elements but you must have the basic elements on your card. :) :) This week you have to use a Faith stamp please. :) :)

Here is the sketch:-

Here is my take on the sketch, I have used Faith on her windowseat:-

There is a prize for the winner too of course - pop on over and check it all out.....

GREAT NEWS TOO.....the previews of the crafty pad new releases are going on show today make sure and have a looksee at them. :) :)

Sunday, 15 February 2009

The Crafty Pad & Cute Card Thurdsday Challenges...:) 2 for 1 :) :)

We have a recipe for this weeks challenge over at The Crafty Pad for you to follow, look forward to seeing your yummy cards...

Here is the recipe:- something torn/ripped, 2 brads and some ribbon. :)

You do not need to use a Faith image - but if you do your name will go into the draw twice..:)

Pop on over and have a look at the other DT wonderful cards - they are such a talented bunch and offer huge amounts of inspiration. ;)

All Faith range of stamps can be seen HERE

Here are 2 cards for The Crafty Pad recipe challenge both fit perfectly with Cute Card Thurdays Challenge :) MUSIC AND DANCE........I have used Faith looks Sure on one and Faith - Dream on the other.

I stamped Faith Dream on acetate and coloured and glittered parts of her, layed her on torn white bug embossed card, matted onto torn black card, added the two brads, ribbon, buttons and wording. :)

Here is the prize for the winner:-

Some nice Doodlebugs paper frills and yummy pearl brads..:) :)

Saturday, 14 February 2009

Would you like to ........

..see a wee sneaky peek of The Crafty Pad challenge card for tomorrow???

If you would scroll on down.....all will be revealed tomorrow. 'tis a nice challenge this week and would be great to see you there...:)

Friday, 13 February 2009

Crafty templates - Last card for this month

I showed this sneaky peek I can reveal the whole card to This is my last card for this month's Crafty Templates DT work. :)
I think this chick is such a cool chicken..:) I added some wood shavings at the bottom of the card to make it look like she is all broody and sitting on her nest...:) :) What do you think - does it work??

Thanks for looking and have a fabby weekend. :)

Thursday, 12 February 2009

Crafty Template...

Here is a wee sneak peek at another card I have made for Crafty Templates can you guess what it is yet?????? :) :) :)

Ooops! but I seem to recall I said yesterday that I would post up the whole card....and here it is - think I am just in a teasing mood

Here is the whole card - really love this card - so bright, vibrant, happy and cheerful - think I will send it to only joking..:)


Here is another wee sneaky peek at the last card I have made for Crafty Templates - wil post the whole card tomorrow..:)

Wednesday, 11 February 2009

Crafty Templates.......

Well I have been working with the fabulous Feb templates and Feb kit from Crafty Templates and as usual they are fabulous to work with and the kit is really gorgeous - here it is...:)

Here are two cards I have made..

This first one is such a happy cheery card - sure to brighten someones day up....:)

Here ia a second one I have made - a wee bag with a removable notelet...or could be some paper money in it too - perfect for any young lady....;)

Have a couple more to show you too...but will keep them for tomorrow..:) :)

I can thoroughly recommend the monthly templates and the optional kits to go with can make fabulous cards. :) :)

Tuesday, 10 February 2009

Blog Candy

Blog candy over at The Crafty Pad Pop on over and check it out..:)

Random Tagged.....

I've been tagged by my wonderful buddy Tina.
With this tag I've to list 20 random facts about myself & then pass it on to 5 others!
OK here goes..........

1 - I was born in N. Ireland but now live in Dorset.
2 - I am only a wee skinny
3 - My fave boks ever read was by Michael Palin around the world.
4 - I am superstisious.
5 - We emigrated to Australia - but came back to the UK.
6 - I love horses.
7 - I love my job as a dental nurse.
8 - I will do anything to support my friends and family.
9 - I miss not living near my sister Joani.
10 - I wear contact lenses.
11 - I am the 6th child of 7.
12 - I can be very open but also an incredibly private person
13 - I failed my driving test first round
14 - I do not drive anymore.
15- I am a very cautious person.
16 - I am very loyal friend but will walk away if I have to.
17 - I hated being skinny when I was a child but have grown used to it
18 - I prefer to have showers than baths.
19 - I am easily hurt emotionally but getting better at protecting myself.
20 - I love to laugh.....good for the soul..:)

Now, who to pass this on to....???






Sunday, 8 February 2009

Faith's Home....The Crafty Pad..

The challenge this week over at the crafty pad is - anyway you like to interpet it...:) Hope to see you all join in on this one - we all need cards for our loved ones..:)
You don't have to use a Faith stamp to join in, but if you do your name is entered into the draw twice. :)

Here is my card for the challenge:-

The stamp I have used is Faith on the windowseat from the Faith - she got the word range. :)I have used Blush BG paper. I have cut Faith's skirt and lifted it over the lace, good effect don't you think? :) The stamps are available to buy from HERE

Of course there is a wee prize for the winner - lots of die cut pearlscent sentiments and a nice long length of lilac satin ribbon. :)

Hope to see you there - would be great if you were to join in and then I could pop over and see your take on the challenge and leave you a wee comment. :)

Sunday, 1 February 2009

Faith Embossing - The Crafty Pad

The challenge this week over at The Crafty Pad is Embossing - dry, heat, liquid etc. You don't even have to use A Faith image - any image you like.
Anyone using a Faith image will have their name entered twice into the draw. :)
So come on crafters let us see you join in with the fun. :)

New stamps are available from today too...:) Faith - she's got the Word - pop on over and see the new stamps. :)

The DT have made beautiful, inspirational cards too for you. :)

Here is mine....I have altered a box and used Faith Beautiful for my project. :)
I have used Kaliedoscope embossing powder on the lid.

I covered the box with Kay & co paper, inked edges, stamped and coloured Fatih Beautiful - embossed the lid.
Added nice lace and braiding, pearl acrylic stones and pearl brads.
I finished off the inside by lining with organza. :)

Hope to see you there. :)