Thursday, 30 September 2010

The "Write" Stuff

I created this layout using DCWV digital scrapbooking kit based on Friday Sketchers sketch.

Love You Tons

dp - Shabby Princess floral, swirl and label from Shabby Princess, ribbon from Summer Driggs, photo frame from DJE Balance blog.
Challenges entered:
1. Sketch Saturday

2. C.R.A.F.T - Fancy Floral


I scrapbook this layout using DSA and incorporated some other elements and paper to it. Pictures of my son ( 1 week, 21months). How times flies, my baby is a toddler now.
I would like to enter this lo for the following challenges:
1. The Craft Garden - use bunting
2. CES - animal (mine is bird, bear and duck images)
3. Paper Sundaes - Things with wings (bird, duck)

Tuesday, 28 September 2010

Candy 4/10/2010 - Hopefully Heather's Stuff

Click here Hopefully Heather's Stuff for the chance to win this  Candy ends on 4th October, 2010.


The heart shape patriotic tag is from Eileen of Seneca Pond Crafts downloaded via Homemade Holidays website.
paper - Cosmo Cricket 'Early Bird' mini deck, white and black card stock, Cuttlebug Swiss Dot embossing folder, Ranger Tea-Dye Distress Ink pad, sentiment is computer generated. I distressed the white card stock, dp and the heart shape tag to make it a bit of shabby-vintage look.
Challenges entered:
1. Cardmaking and Papercraft - sketch

2. Simon Says Stamp & Show - Distress

Pencil Topper

These pencil toppers cute image downloaded from Disney Family Fun printed on white card stock, cut and adhered before tying around the pencil top with red metallic gift tie. Quick and easy.
Challenges entered:
1. Practical Scrappers monthly challenge #4 - back to school
2. CES - challenge#5 Animal Antics

Thank You Teacher Bookmark

This cute 'thank u teacher' apple image printable is a freebie from Janna Wilson, printed on white card stock and punch out with EK Success circle scallop 2" punch and then adhered to a circle red card stock. The leafy background is a self-adhesive vinyl bought from a local store, added epoxy sticker on the top and bottom and a red satin ribbon is tied around the bookmark.
Challenges entered:
1. Crafter's Companion monthly challenge #4 Sketchlayout 3 - square card
2. Practical Scrappers - back to school (bookmark for teacher)
3. ABC Design Blog - Inspiration challenge (I am inspired by the colour and shape in the first picturePHOTOSHOOT INSPIRATION
4. Wee Memories - CAS

Monday, 27 September 2010

Candy 27/9/2010 - Hopefully Heather's Stuff

Go to Hopeffully Heather's Stuff blog for a chance to win this

Candy ends 27 Sept 2010.

Thank You Owl

owl image from The Stamping Boutique, coloured with watercolour pencils, cut it out and adhered to brown card stock. Background paper is from Quick Card Made Easy.
Other materials: corner punch, Kreaxion star template, border punch, Carl daisy punch (medium, small and extra-small), epoxy sticker, sentiment from Simply Cards & Papercraft.
Challenges entered:
1. Simon Says Stamp : Sketch Challenge by Jay Jay
2. Simon Says Stamp Group at Paper Craft Planet: Challenge#9 Give Thanks and use Fall colour.
3. Papertake - Animal Magic
4. Stamp Something - Fall colour
5. Etsy Inspired - #107 (Indigotwin)inspired by the owl sculpture
6. CES - #5 Animal Antics
7. Stamptacular Sunday - #78 Season's Change (use Fall colour)
8. Paper Sundaes - Things with wings
9. Craftalicious - #9 Harvest/Autumn (red, orange, brown)
10. Clearly Inspired Challenge#17 - Whoo Wants To Play (use owl image)

Sunday, 26 September 2010

Candy 30/9/10 - Prima Marketing


Giveaway alert: Check this site Prima Marketing for a chance to win the Jack & Jill goodies

Halloween Bookmark

digi image from Clearly Vintage printed on white card stock and distressed with Ranger Tea Dye Distress Ink.
Challenges entered:
1. The Beary Sweet DT - Vintage
2. CES - animal (mine are the 2 birds image)
3. Paper Sundaes - Fall / Halloween colour

Happy Birthday

flower stamp from Papermania, sentiment from Scrap-a-licious Times , card stock, string, orange button, scallop circle punch, Nestabilities classic scallop circle, epoxy sticker, pilot white gel pen (faux stitch).
Challenges entered:
1. Caardvarks - clean and simple
2. Creative Inspirations - use 2 stamps (I used 2 different flower stamps and stamped on top of the other)
3. Stamp, Scrap & Doodle - faux stitch
4. Allsorts - plain & simple
5. By The Cute & Girly - Indian Summer (I use fiery red and bright orange)

Saturday, 25 September 2010

My First Card Challenge Entry

This was my first card submitted for a challenge. It was in November 22, 2009. This post is for Flashback Friday 3.0 , submit your first challenge card and get a chance to win E.A.D Design Sticker 

Friday, 24 September 2010

Merry Christmas

Christmas tree and the sentiment freebie from a magazine. Patterned paper from Lollychops. Others: ribbon, craft punch, white and red card stock, Cuttlebug swirl embossing folder.
Challenges entered:
1.  Quick Card Christmas Card Challenge
2. ABC Christmas Challenge - T for Tree
3. Wild Orchid Crafts - Ribbon & Bow

Tuesday, 14 September 2010

Enjoy Simple Things

digi image and sentiments are freebie from Doodle Pantry.
Others: red and white card stock, Cuttlebug embossing folder, border punch, MS pinking scallop punch, Carl fern leaf punch, Spellbinder classic scallop circle die, ribbon,altered flower, Copic and Ranger Tea-Dye Distress Ink.
Challenges entered:
1. The Beary Scrap Challenge # 9 Sketch
2. Clearly Delightful Challenge #9 Use any Doodle Pantry Image
3. The Studio Challenge - Favourite Food/Drink
4. Fab N Funky - Wateva'
5. Charisma Cardz - Something New (new border punch
6. Fussy & Fancy Friday - Challenge#19 Christmas Colours
7. ICopic Challenge#3 - Red, Pink , White

Thursday, 9 September 2010

Christmas Tag - Santa

santa and sentiment rubber stamp are freebies from magazine. Others: eyelet, golden twine, DewDrop Brilliance red ink, Color Box silk green, Ranger Tea-Dye distress ink.
Challenges entered:
1. Simon Says Stamp & Show Blog Hop - Hoiday Fun
2. ABC Christmas - Santa Not Red
3. Spotted Canary - Tag
4. Stampin For The Weekend - Shabby/Vintage


Saturday, 4 September 2010

Merry Go Round

Digi image from Beccy's Place (thank you Beccy), coloured with Copic (red and pink), crystal on the body of the white horse, sentiment generated from computer, dp is Basic Grey, embossed with Cuttlebug Swiss Dot folder.
Challenges entered:
1. The Cuttlebug Spot Challenge- At the fair
2. iCopic - red, pink and white
3. Papertake - Just One (one dp, one cardstock)

Book Mark - Scarborough Fair

The bookmark digi image is from and sentiment is computer generated. Others: Cuttlebug swirl embossing folder, Ranger Tea-Dye distress ink.
Challenges entered:
1. The Cuttlebug Spot - At the Fair
2. Simon Says Stamp Group at PCP -Challenge#8 back to school
3. Creative Card Crew - back to school
4. Papertake Weekly - Just One (only used one ink, one brad, one embossing folder)
5. Charisma Cardz - Inspired by Song (Scarborough Fair)

Friday, 3 September 2010

Blog Candy 18/9/2010 - Ying And Magnolia

Check this blog Ying And Magnolia now for the chance to win Magnolia stamp. Candy ends on 28th September 2010.