Friday, 12 October 2012

30th Anniversary Card

A 30th anniversary card I made for some friends.

All papers and images from the Vintage 001 CD by Jammi Panda Crafts.

I used red pearlised card for the base, and used the same card to mount the decoupaged image on, embossed with the Cuttlebug script folder.  I glittered the flowers, and added organza ribbon to the side.  The wording is printed off the computer.

Thursday, 26 July 2012

21st Birthday Card

A 21st birthday card for Samantha,

Papers are from a magazine, die cut flowers, leaves and butterflies,

The numbers are Papermania stamps, stamped onto patterned paper with turquoise ink and heat embossed, with Moongirl sitting in the middle,

Velvet brads in the centre of the flowers.

Wednesday, 25 July 2012

Baby Boy Easel Card

A baby boy easel card I made for some neighbours.

I knitted the little jumper, papers are from Bobbin the Bear CD by Debbi Moore, the wording is computer printed, I also used Sizzix dies, organza ribbon and card candi.

I'd like to enter this into this week's Crafty Creations challenge which is buttons.

Thursday, 31 May 2012

Knitted Olympic Athlete

An olympic athlete with his gold medals and olympic torch!

The pattern is from 'Knitlympics' by Carol Meldrum.

Friday, 27 April 2012

Baby Girl Card

A baby girl card, just like the baby boy card I made, using pink pearlised card for the base, and papers from the Bobbin The Bear CD by Debbi Moore.

Wednesday, 25 April 2012

New Home Card

A card I made for some friends who have just moved house.

All papers apart from the birdhouse are from Funky Hand's Spring Has Sprung download, the birds, birdhouse, flowers and branches are all die cut.

The birdhouse was cut from bazzill card and recycled packaging.

I attached the flowers with Doodle Bug crushed velvet brads, added brown raffia and doodled round the edge of the card with a Sakura pen.

I'd like to enter this into Make It Monday's linky party.

Thursday, 19 April 2012

Baby Boy Card

A card for a baby boy, I used blue pearlised card for the base, the backing paper is from Bobbin The Bear CD by Debbi Moore.

Hand knitted jumper, Sizix die for the feet and Spellbinders die behind the jumper, and card candi.

I'd like to enter this into these challenges:

Allsorts - Buttons & Threads (hope wool counts)

Paper Sundaes -Anything Goes

Sunday, 15 April 2012

Blue Woolly Jumper Card

Another woolly jumper card, made in the same way as my last one here, just in different colours.

I'd like to share this with Make It Monday's linky party.

Saturday, 7 April 2012

Easter Egg Cards

A friend asked me to make her some Easter cards, like the tealite card I made at Christmas, but with Easter eggs in.

The images are from Joanna Sheen's Furry Friends CD, the backing paper for the rabbit card is from Cuddly Buddly.
I printed the wording on the computer and cut it out with a Spelbinders die, the flower is from a bunch of artificial flowers and I used my Crafter's Companion Ultimate Pro to make the card.

And here's the box for the card to go in.

The spotty paper is also from the same CD, the eggs are a stamp from a magazine.

I'd like to enter these into the Polkadoodles Easter Challenge and Blog Hop, C.R.A.F.T challenge Easter/Spring, and the chick card into The Poodles Parlour latest challenge Going Dotty.

Wednesday, 28 March 2012

Silver Birds Glasses Chain

Made from Tibetan silver birds, pink Swarovski crystals and clear rainbow rocaille beads.

Tuesday, 20 March 2012


This little dog is called Fiddle, he's a stamp from Stampotique.

Stamped onto cream speckle card with blue ink and heat embossed, and cut out with a Spellbinders die. Papers from my stash.

I'd like to share this with this week's Make It Monday's linky party.

Tuesday, 13 March 2012

Happy Birthday Bird Card

A birthday card using papers from Funky Hand's Funky Kraft Stash and Steam Funk downloads.

The background paper is from Funky Kraft Stash, stamped round the edge with a stamp from Hobby Art's Decorative Backgrounds stamp set. The bird is a Sizzix die, cut from brown cardboard packaging and inked with brown ink. the papers for the bird's wing, flowers and butterfly are from Steam Funk. The branch is also a Sizzix die.

I added card candi to the flowers and sticky pearls to the butterflies, the sentiment is computer printed.

I'd like to enter this into this month's Get Funky challenge, which is Flying High.

Monday, 27 February 2012

Friendly Bacteria!

Very friendly bacteria! Pattern from Loxosceles.

Sunday, 26 February 2012

Robots Easel Card

An easel card using papers and images from the Retro Robots collection from Polkadoodles Not For Girls CD.

I used cream textured card for the base, Bazzil card for matting, brads, raffia, Dymo tape sentiment.....
....and googly eyes for the robots.

I'd like to enter this into this week's Allsorts challenge which is anything goes.

Tuesday, 21 February 2012

Doggy Get Well Card!

A get well card for a friend's dog who's just had an operation,

Image is a stamp from Craft Stamper magazine, coloured with pencils, paper from Dovecraft, Spellbinders die, gingham ribbon and Dymo printer sentiment.

I'd like to enter this into these challenges -

Crafty Ribbons - Paws for thought

Lollipop Crafts - Anything Goes

Thursday, 16 February 2012

More Stitch Markers...

Some more stitch markers I've made....

Silver spotty glass beads, silver plated beads and glass faceted beads, black antique plated jump rings and head pins.....

...and round glass star beads.

Monday, 13 February 2012

Moon Girl Birthday Card

A birthday card for a friend who loves dragonflies, using Moon Girl by Stampotique. I was inspired to use Moon Girl after first seeing her on Sam's blog, and I'll be using her a lot I'm sure :-)

I stamped Moon Girl onto pink card and glittered her wings. The background is card from a box of hyacinth bulbs, embossed with the Cuttlebug birds & swirls folder. The branch and dragonfly are die cut and the flowers are punched with sticky gems in the centre. The flower is from a bunch of fabric flowers.

I'd like to share this with Make It Monday's Linky Party no. 76, which as always is Anything Goes.

Sunday, 12 February 2012

Birds & Flowers

I made this card using the lovely free papers and stamp from Simply Cards & Papercraft magazine.

I stamped the birds onto the spotty paper and cut it out using a Spellbinders die, and matted onto a larger die cut scalloped oval.

I added brads to the centre of the flowers, and a raffia bow.

I'd like to enter this into:

One Stitch At A Time - Anything Goes

The Crafty Pad - The letter B - I've used birds, a bow and brads on my card

The Poodles Parlour - Anything Goes

Make It Monday - Linky Party

Monday, 6 February 2012

Butterflies & Ladybirds

Some stitch markers for knitting that I've made,

Tibetan silver butterflies, haematite round beads, haematite hearts and stars and tiny seed beads. The findings are antique black plated.

Glass ladybirds, glass faceted beads and tiny red seed beads, the findings are silver plated.

Wednesday, 1 February 2012

Bloom & Grow Card

I made this using the Bloom & Grow Decoupage pad from My Mind's Eye, I just inked round the edges to make it stand out a bit and joined the flowers together with a brad. The spotty backing paper is from the Wild Asparagus collection.

I'd like to enter this into these challenges:

Incy Wincy Designs - Flower Frenzy

Hotshot Craft Blog - Flowers

Crafts And Me - Bright Colours

Lollipop Crafts
- Anything Goes

Inspire Me Fridays
- Anything Goes