Sunday, 12 December 2010

Winner of my Mini Challenge and new challenge too

Hi everyone and Happy Sunday to you all. :)
Thank you to everyone for your guesses and playing along with my mini challenge. :)

I had 75 Promarkers in my photo - 
no-one got the correct answer
BUT the closest guess was 75 and that was by


Congratulations Ruby - please contact me via the Crafty Pad Stamp Designs
with your choice of 1 digi image. :)


This week we have 2 sponsors -
Specially for the lead up to Christmas
with a special set of Promarkers 
you can win 5 digi images and or digi paper packs

Now on to this weeks challenge - nice and easy too, to help get any
last minute cards etc made for the Festive Season.

The challenge is EMBOSSING

Here is my take on it...

I have used Candy Cane Bear - Robyns Fetish image
(we all got to use her images for this challenge)
Coloured with Promarkers and 3D Embossing Liquid used on the cane.
Shabby Princess DP
Fuzzy Cord, Glitter Fiber, Snowmen charms and Stickles

Thanks for looking my friends and I am grateful for any comments you take the time to kindly leave. :)

Please do pop over to the Crafty Pad and see the other fabby DT inspiration. :) :)

Have a restful, happy Sunday

Sunday, 5 December 2010

Celebrating the 100th Challenge at The Crafty Pad and Mini Challenge here

This week at the Crafty Pad it is a very special is the
100th Challenge. :)

I can't believe we have reached 100 already.

The mini challenge for my blog is....
Can you Guess How Many Promarkers 
there are?
1. Follow CP blog and enter current challenge.
2. Leave a comment to say  how many Promarkers your think are in the photo.
3. Display the celebration badge on your blog.
4. Only one entry per person
Closes Sat 11th Dec 8pm GMTThe winner will get to choose 1 free digi image from The Crafty Pad Stamp Designs

There are mini challenges on every DT's blog that you can join in and win and also a BIG competition at The Crafty Pad too - so please do pop over and check out all the details - don't want to miss out on the fun. :)

The BIG prize consists of 
1 pk5 Promarkers sponsored by Letraset and
6 polymer stamps from The Crafty Pad Stamp Designs -
And also £10.00 voucher from Joanna Sheen

There will be a runner up who will receive
3 Crafty Pad Stamp Designs polymer stamps.

If there is more than one correct answer then the winner will be chosen randomly.

The challenge this week is :-

here is my take on it :-

I have used Holly & Harvey Mice with Mistleto image,
coloured with Promarkers,
Nestie edged with Silver Marvy Pen
Strips of lace
Poinstettia with punched leaves and hat pin
Broad red ribbon
Adhesive pearls, glossy accents, puffy paint and stickles to decorate.

There is also a SALE on at The Crafty Pad Stamp Designs

Please do try and pop over and join in all the fun we have organised for you - it is our way of
saying Thank you for being such great customers and challenge entrants. :) :)
There are fabulous DT examples for your inspiration and as a special treat
we have a brilliant Promarker Tutorial from our very lovely Lorraine. :)

I am also entering my card into the following challenges..
Anything goes.
 Red & Green...
Thanks for looking....have a great weekend :) :)

Saturday, 4 December 2010

Tomorrows creation........

Here is a wee sneaky peek at my card - all will be revealed tomorrow...

Tomorrow is our BIG challenge with lots and lots going on and loads of time 
for you to win. :)

Sunday, 28 November 2010

Very apt Challenge theme....

Hi everyone - hope you are all managing to stay warm in this Brrrrrrr weather and those of you with lots of snow - stay in and craft.....:)

Over at The Crafty Pad this week we have a very apt challenge -


Here  is my take on it :-

I have used the Snowmen image from The Crafty Pad Stamp Designs
Coloured with Promarkers and decorated with Glamout Dust and
some puffy paint for the snow effect.
DP, snoflake and tag  are BG, Jovial and
I over stamp the pale paper with a snowflake stamp
I created my own sentiment .

Please do pop over and see the other fabby DT's work and we also
have a lovely GDT Pat joining us. :)

Can I also remind you if you would like to join in with our 100th Challenge fun -
be sure to check out The Crafty Pad next week. :) :)

Our sponsor this week is
and they are giving away a fabulous set of 5 digi Christmas Papers. :)
Thanks for looking and have a happy warm Sunday. :)

Sunday, 21 November 2010

Red and Green

Our challenge over at The Crafty Pad this week is :-

Such fabulous traditional Christmas colours..:)
Here is my take on the challenge....

card 1
This is a simple quick card to make, but I think it looks ok. :)
I have used Snowglobe image 
Pre-coloured version available  from HERE
Snowflakes CB embossing folder
Glamour Dust 
Ribbon from stash

Card 2
Another quick card..:)
Image is Rodney Reindeer & Robin Merry Christmas
Pre-coloured version available from HERE
DP, sentiment and trees - Shabby Princess
Glamour Dust 
Fuzzy Cord
Brad from stash

Our lovely sponsor this week is

with a voucher to spend in her fabulous online shop..:)

Thanks for looking, I do appreciate it. ;)

Happy Sunday

Sunday, 14 November 2010

All is Revealed......

Well all can be revealed from my Sneaky Peek from yesterday.....

The Challenge over at The Crafty Pad this week is :-

and here is my take on it...
I have altered a 12" canvas to make a Christmas Decoration for hanging. :)

I painted the 12" canvas with Red Acrylic paint
Printed and coloured Holly & Harvey Mice with Mistleto
~coloured with Promarkers and used Glossy accents for the berry
Used stickles on the large doily
Glamour dust to decorate the outer rim of canvas, flowers, leaves and lettering
spell binders letters
Ribbons and charm from stash.

I really enjoying making this and it does look great when hanging up - it is such a fab size too. :)

Please do pop over to the Crafty Pad and see the other great creations from
my lovely DT girls..:)

The sponsor this week is 

and there is a fabulous MME prize up for grabs ;)
Hope you all have a fabby Sunday....:)  I will be wall papering today
so think of
Thanks for dropping by - do appreciate it. :)

Saturday, 13 November 2010

It Sneaky....

I thought I would post up a wee sneaky peek at my challenge creation for tomorrows challenge at
The Crafty Pad....can you tell what it is??? LOL

All will be revealed tomorrow..:) :)

Wednesday, 10 November 2010

Christmas Snowglobe Hanging Decoration

This is a Christmas Hanging Decoration that I have made using
Snowglobe image.   I have made a Tutorial on how I created it
you can find it HERE

You will need :-
Snowglobe Digi image or Polymer stamp from HERE
Scallop Nestie
Fine glitter/Glamour Dust
Snow Flake punch
Fiber or Ribbon

Thanks for looking, really appreciate it.:) :)

Sunday, 7 November 2010

challenge 96, please welcome, poorly me

Just a quick post from me today as I have been rather ill - still feeling bad. Think I have gastric flu or something???

The Crafty Pad challenge today is : 1 circle, 2 ribbons...

Here is my take on it....
I have used Holly Mouse and Bauble image HERE
Promarkers to colour
Glamour dust to decorate.

We have 6 new DT members starting today - so please do pop over to
The Crafty Pad and see all their makes. There is such a lovely range
of craftiness showing there today, it is sure to get your inspiration going. :)

Crafty Ribbons and Letraset are our Sponsors today - Mmmm lovely prizes. :)

Tuesday, 2 November 2010

Super Blog Candy over at...

The very lovely Maggie has this fabulous candy to give away - check out her fabby blog HERE

All you have to do to be in with a chance to win is - pop over to Maggies, follow her fabulous blog and post her blog candy on your blog - thats it.
Sure hope I am the lucky one. :)

Sunday, 31 October 2010

A Stitch In Time

 It is our lovely Rozzy's last week with us for a while, she will be having a break after her
hard work for The Crafty Pad.  
Thank you Rozzy for all your beautiful creations - we are gonna miss you.  Good luck 
with all your work you are hoping to do. :) :)

 Over at the Crafty Pad we have a lovely challenge and
a new sponsor

 Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps And More is proud to sponsor this challenge.

Our Challenge this week is :-
STITCHING - Real or Faux.
I have made two cards this week -
first one using Puppy Paws
This one is made using Peter Dah Puppy

Please do pop over to the Crafty Pad and see
all the other fabulous cards from the DT AND
also see who is our new DT members too. :)

Sunday, 24 October 2010

Challenge Day........

One more week left for the DT call at The Crafty Pad -
pop over and find out more. :)

It will be our 100th challenge soon at The Crafty Pad and we will be
Celebrating with lots of fun. So don't forget
to check out the details then.

There will also be a SALE at
The Crafty Pad Stamp Designs site for that week. :) :)

This week our challenge is

and this is my take on it :-

I have made an Easel card & used Snowglobe,
it is available in Polymer or Digi HERE
Coloured with Promarkers, Stickles added.
BG Papers
Snowflake punch, Ribbon from Stash

Our sponsor this week is me, 

The prize is this lovely ' Snowmen' polymer stamp :-

PLUS - 1 Digi Download of the winners choice & 
1 week as GDT with us at The Crafty Pad. :)

It is not a requirement that you use a Crafty Pad image -
but if you do your name will go into the draw twice, doubling your chance to win,
and anyone who does use one of my images/stamps from The Crafty Pad Stamp Designs,
then they will be put into a seperate draw to win a Digi image for their choice. :)

I am entering this card into the following fabby challenges :-

Fussy&Fancy - Lets see your Winter Wonderland

Stamp something - Digi Day

Lili of the Valley - Winter Fun
2sisterschallenge - Anything Goes
Marks Finest paper - Use die cut or punch
Totally gorjuss - want to see sparkle

Delightful Sketches - Its Looking a Lot Like Christmas
OSSAT - Anything Goes - Celebration
I Did It Challenge - Surprise Me

Thank you for taking the time to drop by and look - I really appreciate the visits and comments. :)