Sunday, May 26, 2013

Eleanor Pickles and Tilly the dino

Hi everyone

A new challenge has started over on challenges 4 everybody, this week we are sponsored by the fantastic, lacy sunshine, I have used Eleanor, Pickles and Tilly Dinosaur Fun and of cause the is always anything goes.

Not sure where the papers are from, but  I have used spellbinder blossom nestabilities, and ribbon and flowers from my stash 

Hope you will join in the fun this fortnight

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges 
Gingerloft- Happy Birthday
Joanna Sheen - Girls Girls Girls
Lacy Sunshine- anything goes

Thanks for looking 

Handmade Flowers

Hi all 

Its time for a new challenge over on Eclectic Ellapu, this week it is Elisa who has chosen the theme, which is 

selfmade (anhydrous) flowers

What a super theme, I love flowers, and especially love making them using my dies, I have used some hearts that I bought from a craft fair, the papers I have made myself, using stamps and distress inks, and I have used I think every flower die I have to make the flowers, Marianne design Craftables frame & flower die, Memory Box, and spellbinder blossom and branch die, all flowers are coloured using distress inks,

Hope you will join in with us this week 

I would like to enter this project into the following challenges 
Anything goes- Handmade backgrounds
Craft room- stamp your own background
Inky inpressions- distress it 
Dutch Dare- flutter-by butterfly
Stamping for the weekend- monochrome
Crazy 4 challenges- no patterned papers
ABC Challenges- Stamped background

Thanks for stopping by

Crafting when we can Dies and punches

Hi all 

a new challenge starts over on Crafting when we can today, this fortnight we are sponsored by the fab Kenny K, the theme for this challenge is 

Die cuts/punches

so a nice and easy one, I got to work with Freshman which can be found here, the papers are from K and Company, and the dies are spellbinders for the border and the flowers are memory box dies 

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges
Passion for promarkers- anything goes
I love Promarkers- anything goes
Happy Campers - use lace
allsorts- Happy Birthday 

Saturday, May 18, 2013

Brianna Blaster

Hi all

Not been around much this week it seems to have flown by a so not had much crafting time, I have managed  to finish off this card this morning, using Brianna Blaster from Kenny K. I have used Chronology papers and embossing folder from docrafts, Clock die from Marianne dies, and flower from memory box, I have used Antique Linen and Vintage Photo distress inks, sentiment made from Dymo

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges 
Kenny K- Steampunk
Card and Scrap- Layer upon Layer
ABC Challenge- N Not just One
Cupcake craft- Lots of Layers
Crafty Cardmaker- 3 different techniques (embossing, distressing, own flowers)

Thanks for stopping by
Hugs Vicky 

Sunday, May 12, 2013

That Special Someone

Morning all

Its time for a new challenge over on Challenges for everybody, this fortnight we are sponsored by Bugaboo, I decided to go for Frame it - Stella and Gus - person to annoy, thought this was a perfect anniversary card.

The design paper is a pack I got from the Works and the dies are from the memory box and spellbinders, ribbon is from a PJ packaging my son got from xmas, button from stash 

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges
Polkadoodles- Anniversary
Divas by Design - anything goes
Papertake weekly - anything goes
Thanks for stopping by
Hugs Vicky 

Pink and Lime Green

Hi everyone

A new challenge starts today over on Crafting When we can, we are sponsored by the fab Dilly Bean, the theme for this fortnight is

Pink and lime Green

I have used Pinky's Skull bone which can be found here, not sure what the papers are and the flowers are from a papermania set, using glitter brads for the center,

Hope you will join in with this super colour challenge this time and don't miss the rest of the DT inspiration as they are fab

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges 
Passion for Promarkers- Celebration
Dilly Beans- Celebrations
Crafty Caz- anything goes
Paper Crafting Journey - anything goes 

Thanks for stopping by 
Hugs Vicky 

Pink and Black with Skulls

Hi all

Its time for the purple team over on Eclectic Ellapu, to show case their work this week it's Jacki's birthday and she is hosting the challnege and has chosen her Favorite colour scheme as the theme
Pink and Black but she wants to see skulls as well

I have gone for more pink then black and have used a Dilly Bean image I have mainly cause it was the only thing I have skulls on and would go with pink, The card is a Frame card, I have used papers from papaernamia and the dies are spellbinders and memory box, kept the card quite CAS for me.

Front of card
Inside Card

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges
moving along with the times- CAS
my time to craft- show us the inside
JellyPark- girly theme
Wags and Whiskers- girl birthday

Thanks for stopping by
Hugs Vicky 

Monday, May 6, 2013

Kenny K Facebook

Morning all

I decided to play with the Facebook contest that Kenny K are holding which can be found here, all you need to do is download the free image for may from Kenny K site and make a card, this month the free image is Anime DJ, and then post on the Kenny K Facebook page,

I have used some old funky papers which I think are from DCWV, spellbinders blossom nestibilities and some Candi, the little charm says 'Love' 

I would also like to enter this card into the following challenges 
Joanna Sheen- music/lyrics
Crafty Catz- inspired by a song (Rock DJ Robbie Williams)

Thanks for looking and have a super bank Holiday
Hugs Vicky 

Sunday, May 5, 2013

Flowers and lace

Hi all 

Love the fact its bank holiday and no work tomorrow so had the day crafting today, as the weather says it is to be a sunny day tomorrow so I will hopefully be out doing the garden,

I have used Paige Parasol, and some new papers I got from the works and the pack was only 99p so a bargain. I have used my new fav flowers dies Fabulous Phlox  from memory box these are fab dies are you can do so many different types of flowers and I love making flowers. I have also used lace from my stash and also marianna  and spellbinders die

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges
Kenny K- Flowers Flowers
As you like It- Fav dies/punches
One Stop Craft- Flower Power
Heck of a challenge- Fashionable 
Thanks for Stopping by
Hugs Vicky 

Friday, May 3, 2013

A working Cricut


Yeah I have finally got a working Cricut again, I have been having trouble with my Cricut and gypsy they have not been playing together nicely for months and months, I have managed a few cuts but not a full project. I cant use cartridges as my Mum has all them and I have the gypsy, anyway now that the gypsy can be finally linked to the craft room I have managed to cut something out Yeah!!!! so thought I would share

I have used Hello Kitty, papers are papermania, Bird house, bird and flowers are Mariana die and spellbinders for the branch and border

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges
Fababulous Cricut- Paper roses
Fab n Funky- lots of pink
cute card thursday- come fly with me

Hope you have a super weekend
Hugs Vicky