Saturday, 29 June 2019

New Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge - Anything Goes/Use a Snowflake or Two or More


It's time for another challenge on Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge and this week it's anything goes with the option to use a snowflake or two or more.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for more information and lots of inspiration from the DT.

The prize on offer for this month's winner is: 





To make my card I've used paper and one of the toppers from a recent issue of Making Cards magazine.

I layered them with white card and added punched snowflakes, Card Candi and pearls.

New Crafty Friends Challenge - Things Beginning With B


We've got a new challenge today on The Crafty Friends Challenge and this time we're looking for things beginning with B.  On my card I've got birthday, bonnet and blue.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration.

We don't have a sponsor for this challenge so it's just for fun.

Here's what I used to make my card:

- Regency Girl digi stamp from Twinkle Lane Designs available here
- Elegant Petals digi paper pack from Twinkle Lane Designs available here
- Promarkers to colour the image
- other card and paper from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Corrosive Challenges - anything goes
Creative Moments - anything goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog - anything goes plus a sentiment

Thursday, 27 June 2019

Bugaboo Stamps - Oldie But Goodie Thursday


It's Oldie But Goodie Thursday at Bugaboo Stamps and here's my DT card using a cute beach image.

If you'd like to see more from the rest of the Design Team, head over to the Catch the Bug challenge blog here.

To make my card I've used:

- Bugaboo Brats Isabella Beach digi stamp available here
- Promarkers to colour my image
- patterned paper from Craftwork Cards
- stamped sentiment from Pink Cat Studio
- other paper and card from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

I Love Promarkers - anything goes/three of a kind (gems)
Crafty Creations Challenge - anything goes
Always Fun Challenges - fun at the beach
Craft Rocket Challenges - summer is coming

New from The Art and Creations of Lauren C Waterworth - Under the Sea Digi Crafting Kit


Today I'm sharing my second DT project from the new fabulous Digi Crafting Kit available from The Art and Creations of Lauren C Waterworth:


The kit includes embellishments, backgrounds, frames and alphabet letter amongst other items and there are lots and lots of beautiful elements in there!
The kit is available here:
Etsy:
https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/698911224

E-Scape and Scrap:
https://www.e-scapeandscrap.net/boutique/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=113_331&products_id=18612&zenid=oma2ernvgf6vbkmunc2gb47cg3#.XRQAk497nIU
For this project I die cut a tag from kraft card using a Tim Holtz die.  I distressed a piece of backing paper and then combined different elements on to the map before fussy cutting it and adding it to the tag.

I'd like to enter my project in the following challenges:

Simon Wednesday Challenge - anything goes
Crafty Cardmakers - anything but a card
Creative Fingers Challenge - anything goes

Tuesday, 25 June 2019

New from The Art and Creations of Lauren C Waterworth - Under the Sea Digi Crafting Kit


She's done it again!  There's another new fabulous Digi Crafting Kit available from The Art and Creations of Lauren C Waterworth:


The kit includes embellishments, backgrounds, frames and alphabet letter amongst other items and there are lots and lots of beautiful elements in there!

The kit is available here:

Etsy:
https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/698911224

E-Scape and Scrap:

https://www.e-scapeandscrap.net/boutique/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=113_331&products_id=18612&zenid=oma2ernvgf6vbkmunc2gb47cg3#.XRQAk497nIU
 
I have a series of cards to share using this new kit.  For this first one I put one of the beautiful mermaid pictures into a circular frame and added a sentiment.  On the inside back of the card and the front two panels I've used one of backgrounds, splitting the front of the card with acetate.  The topper was then put on the acetate panel so it 'floats' against the background.

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Monday, 24 June 2019

Guest Designer Card for Little Blue Button Stamps


Today I'm sharing my second Guest Designer card for Little Blue Button Stamps.

Have a look here on their blog for my post.

To make this card I used:

- Tulips digi stamp from Little Blue Button Stamps available here
- Promarkers to colour the image
- stamped sentiment from Stampin' Up
- patterned paper from Stampin' Up
- other paper and card from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Pammie's Inky Pinkies Challenge - anything goes
Creative Moments - anything goes
QKR Stampede - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes

Saturday, 22 June 2019

New from All Dressed Up Stamps - Teepee Girl


It's time for some more inspiration from the All Dressed Up Design Team using this month's new release.

I'm showcasing the very cute 'Teepee Girl' digi stamp which you can find here in the Etsy shop.

Head over to the Facebook Group here to see more inspiration.

Here's what I used to make my card:

-Teepee Girl digi stamp
- Promarkers to colour my image
- patterned paper from Basic Grey
- sentiment from Stampin' Up
- other paper and card from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Double D Challenge - pick a pattern (patchwork patterned at the bottom right of the photo)
Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog - anything goes plus a sentiment
Sweet Stampers Challenge - anything goes
Crafting With An Attitude - anything goes

New Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge - Anything Goes/Use Some Washi Tape


There's a new challenge today on Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge and it's anything goes with the option this week to use some washi tape.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details.

I used a combination of washi tape and vellum die cut into a circle as the focal point of my card - the sentiment is a Crafter's Companion die.

I layered this onto a gold circle and then added some more washi tape and some gold gems to finish the card.

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Crimbo Crackers - anything goes
The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge - anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes

Thursday, 20 June 2019

New SheepSki Designs Facebook Challenge


Today we've got a new challenge in the SheepSki Designs Facebook Group - it's anything goes with a SheepSki Designs image and this month our optional twist is black and white plus one colour and/or add a sentiment.  

You can find the Facebook Group here and all the details about the challenge are in one of the photo albums.

To make my card I used:

- Ball Gown digi stamp from SheepSki Designs available here
- Promarkers to colour my image
- patterned paper from Stampin' Up
- sentiment from Stampin' Up
- other paper and card from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Word Art Wednesday - anything goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog - anything goes plus a sentiment
Sweet Stampers Challenge - anything goes
Crafting With An Attitude - anything goes

Imagine That Digistamp Creative Playground Challenge Reminder


We've reached the midway point in our current challenge over at the Creative Playground Challenge Blog - our theme is always anything goes.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration.

Here's what I used to make my card:

- image and sentiment from the Summer BBQ Kit available here
- Promarkers to colour my image
- patterned paper from Craftwork Cards
- other paper and card from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the current challenge at The Male Room Challenge Blog where the theme is 'cooking and baking'.

New from Createful Heart Design - Tintype Garden Digital Paper


Mary from Createful Heart Design has started selling digital papers in her store and this is one of the first of her designs - Tintype Garden Digital Paper.

You can find it here in her online store.

I kept my design very simple to showcase the paper.  I layered it on to white and silver paper and added some gems to the flowers.

I then stamped a sentiment from Stampin' Up in Versamark Ink on vellum and embossed it with silver powder.   I attached the strip with two brads.

New Cardz 4 Galz Challenge - Your Favourite Colour Combination


There's a new challenge today on the Cardz 4 Galz Challenge Blog and this time we want you to use your favourite colour combination.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration.

To make my card I've used one of the brand new All Dressed Up stamps from Crafteezee.  

This stamp set is called Love to Dance and it's available here as a single stamp and here as part of a special bundle of four All Dressed Up Stamps.

I also used:

- Promarkers to colour my image
- patterned paper from Dovecraft
- other card and paper from Craft Creations

II'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Stinkin' Inkers Challenge - it's a colourful world (pink and brown)
CCEE Stampers - national pink day
Creations in Pink Challenge - anything goes

Wednesday, 19 June 2019

New Createful Heart Design Blog Challenge - Father's Day, Wedding, Birthday


There's a new challenge on the Createful Heart Design Challenge Blog and this month we've got a choice of themes for you - Father's Day, Wedding or Birthday.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and inspiration from the Design Team.

Here's what I used to make my card:

- 1950s Roadster digi stamp from Createful Heart Design available here
- Promarkers to colour my image
- stamped sentiments from Stampin' Up
- patterned paper from Stampin' Up
- other paper and card from Stampin' Up

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Watercooler Wednesday - masculine anything goes
Crafting By Designs - happy birthday
The Crafter's Cafe Challenge - boys/men
Allsorts Challenge Blog - travel
I Love Promarkers - anything goes/more than one layer

Tuesday, 18 June 2019

New Cardz 4 Guyz Challenge - Use Washi Tape


There's a new challenge today on the Cardz 4 Guyz Challenge Blog and this time we want you to use washi tape.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for more details and lots of inspiration.

For the 'happy' die cut on my card I put strips of washi tape on to white card leaving small gaps between the strips. I then die cut the word from this using 'Big & Bold Happy' die collection from Uniko Designs here and the outline word die using black paper.

I stamped the word 'birthday' using the 'Big and Bold Happy' clear stamp set and added the die cut and outline.  I finished the card with a strip of the washi tape and some black peel off lines.

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Creative Knockouts - washi wonders
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes

New Through the Craft Room Door Challenge - Anything Goes


There's a new challenge today on the Through the Craft Room Door Challenge and, as always, it's an anything goes challenge.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration.

Our sponsor this week is the wonderful:


To make my card I used:

- Tulip Border digi stamp from SheepSki Designs available here
- Promarkers to colour the image
- patterned paper from Dovecraft
- other card and paper from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Creatalicious Challenge - anything goes/spots and/or stripes
Pammie's Inky Pinkies Challenge - anything goes
Creations in Pink Challenge - anything goes
Dream Valley Challenge - summer colours
Sweet Stampers Challenge - anything goes

Monday, 17 June 2019

Path of Positivity Challenge - Encouragement - Midway Post


We've reached the mid-way point in our current challenge on the Path of Positivity Challenge.  Our challenges are always anything goes if you create an encouraging, uplifting or positive card or you can choose to follow our optional twist which this time is encouragement.

For all the details about how the challenge works and to see inspiration from the Design Team, have a look here on the challenge blog.

We have two great sponsors for this challenge:


and


I've followed the twist with my card - I just love this quotation!  Not everyone will agree with me but I think "putting on your face" (my words for putting on make up) is just what we all need to encourage us to get out and about.

To make my card I used:

- Classy Fabulous sentiment from Scribbles Designs available here
- Lipstick digi stamp from Scribbles Designs available here
- Promarkers to colour my image
- patterned paper from Basic Grey
- other card and paper from Craft Creations

Bugaboo Stamps - Anything But a Card Monday


Today it's 'anything but a card' day on the Catch the Bug Challenge Blog - have a look here to see lots of inspiration from the Design Team.

I made a tag for my Design Team project and here's what I used:

- Sizzix tag die cut
- Thank You Tulip Block digi stamp from Bugaboo Stamps available here
- Promarkers to colour the image
- paper and card from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my tag in the following challenges:

Pammie's Inky Pinkies - anything goes
Creatalicious Challenges - anything goes/spots and/or stripes
Aud Sentiments Designs - anything goes plus a sentiment

Saturday, 15 June 2019

New Scribbles Designs Challenge - Make It Square


It's time for a new challenge on the Scribbles Designs Challenge Blog and this time our theme is 'make it square'.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration.

This month's prizes...


  • Top Scribbler (chosen randomly) receives $10 worth of digital images
  • Top 3 (chosen by Design Team) receives $3 worth of digital images
  • Standout Scribbler (chosen by Design Team) receives $5 worth of digital images. To qualify for this category, participant must use a Scribblers Designs image on their project.
To make my card I used:

- Coffee Press digi stamp available here and Life is Brewtiful digi sentiment stamp available here
- Promarkers to colour my image
- patterned paper from Craft Creations and Imaginesce
- other paper and card from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Creative Fingers Challenge - anything goes
Crafty Creations Challenge - anything goes
Pammie's Inky Pinkies Challenge - anything goes
CCC Digi Creations - Eileen's anything goes challenge

New LeAnn's World 101 Progressive Challenge - Baseball Benjamin


A new Progressive Challenge has started today in LeAnn's World 101 Facebook Group.  Have a look here at the Facebook Group for all the details.

This month the image we're using is Baseball Benjamin.  If you took part in last month's Progressive Challenge then you can follow the instructions to get this month's image.  And if not there's a coupon to get the image a reduced price here.

To make my card I also used:

- Promarkers to colour the image
- stamped sentiment from Stampin' Up
- patterned paper from Dovecraft
- other card and paper from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Through the Purple Haze Challenge - the guys have it
Crafty Gals Corner - you're the man
Let's Craft and Create - you're the man
Fabrika Fantasy Digis - for the men/boys

New Sparkles Challenge - No Patterned Paper


We've got a new challenge today on the Sparkles Forum Challenge and this time our theme (chosen by me) is no patterned paper.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and to see the cards from the rest of the Design Team.

To make my card I used:

- Tumble Blossom #8 stamp by Stamping Bella
- sentiment stamp from Visible Image
- Promarkers to colour the stamped image
- card and paper from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog - anything goes plus a sentiment
Watercooler Wednesday Challenge - all about occasions
I Love Promarkers - anything goes/more than one layer
 Passion for Promarkers - make it pink
Sweet Stampers Challenge - anything goes

New Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge - Anything Goes/Non-Traditional Colours


There's a new challenge today on Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge Blog and this week our challenge is anything goes with the option to use non-traditional Christmas colours.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration from the Design Team.

To make my card I used:

- Joy Ornaments stamp set from Mama Elephnat
- card and paper from Craft Creations

I paper pieced the ornaments to match the backing paper I used.

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Crimbo Crackers - anything goes
Christmas at Sweet Stampin' - anything goes/non traditional colours
QKR Stampede - anything goes

Christmas Crafts All Year Round Challenge Reminder - Garland/Leaves/Christmas Flowers


Here's a little reminder about our current challenge on the Christmas Crafts All Year Round Challenge Blog.  This month's theme is 'garland/leaves/Christmas flowers'.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration.

Here's the prize on offer for this month's winner:

 
To make my card I used a topper and paper from an issue of Making Cards magazine from the end of last year.

My sentiment is an outline sticker and the strip across the middle of the card is a piece of washi tape on red paper.

Friday, 14 June 2019

New My Time to Craft Challenge - Watercolour


The theme for today's new My Time to Craft Challenge is watercolour - take a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration.

I used Distress inks and water to create the background on my card:

- Distress Inks in Salty Ocean, Mustard Seed and Barn Door
- Poly Plate from Crafty Roo
- Birthday Wishes stamp from Uniko available here
- card and paper from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Aud Sentiments Challenge - anything goes plus a sentiment
AAA Birthday Card Challenges - water colours
Crafty Creations Challenge - anything goes
Seize the Birthday - anything goes

Thursday, 13 June 2019

Guest Designer Card for Little Blue Button Stamps


This month I'm very excited to be a Guest Designer for Little Blue Button Stamps!

Today is the first of two posts featuring my designs - have a look here on the Little Blue Button Stamps blog to see my card featured there.

To make this card I used:

- Miss Lilly in the Garden digi stamp from Little Blue Button Stamps available here
- Promarkers to colour my image
- patterned paper and gems from The Works
- stamped sentiments from Stampin' Up
- other card and paper from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Aud Sentiments Challenge - anything goes plus a sentiment
I Love Promarkers - anything goes/more than one layer
Crafting by Designs - summer fun
Pammie's Inky Pinkies - anything goes
Passion for Promarkers - make it pink

Monday, 10 June 2019

Inspiration Card for LeAnn's World 101


This is the card I've created for my inspiration post on the LeAnn's World 101 Blog - you can find my original post here.

To make my card I used:

- Sam digi stamp from LeAnn's World 101 available here 
- Promarkers to colour my image
- stamped sentiment from Stampin' Up
- patterned paper from Stampin' Up
- other paper and card from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Corrosive Challenge Blog - anything goes
Crafting With an Attitude - anything goes
Through the Purple Haze - the guys have it
Unicorn Challenge Blog - for the men/boys

New Cutie Pie Challenge - Ribbons and Bows


It's time for a new challenge on the Cutie Pie Challenge Blog and this month our theme is ribbons and bows.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of cute inspiration from the rest of the Design Team.

Our sponsor for this challenge is:

https://www.craftyribbons.com/

To make my card tag card I used:

- Hey Cutie stamp set from Tracey Hey available here
- Promarkers to colour my image
- patterned paper from Dovecraft
- flower embellishment and ribbon from Stampin' Up

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Creative Moments - anything goes
Creative Craft Cottage - Eileen's anything goes challenge
Watercooler Challenge - feminine anything goes
Crafter's Cafe - feminine and/or embossed

Saturday, 8 June 2019

New Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge - Anything Goes/Winter Fun


There's a new challenge today on Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge and this week it's anything goes with the option to use the theme of winter fun.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration.

Here's what I used to make my card:

- Spirited Snowman stamp set from Stampin' Up
- patterned paper from Stampin' Up
- Promarkers
- other paper and card from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Crimbo Crackers - anything goes
The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge - anything goes
QKR Stampede - anything goes

Friday, 7 June 2019

Freebie Friday from Bugaboo Stamps - Gus Golf


Today's Freebie Friday image from Bugaboo Stamps is Gus Golf - definitely one for someone with a good sense of humour!

You can pick up the Freebie Friday image each week here on the Bugaboo Stamps website.

Here's what I used to make my card:

- Gus Golf digi stamp
- Promarkers to colour the image
- patterned paper from Stampin' Up
- other paper and card from Craft Creations

New Simply Create Too Challenge - Anything Goes/Use Lots of Flowers


There's a new challenge today on the Simply Create Too and this time our challenge is anything goes with the option to use lots of flowers - three or more.

This month I've gone for the anything goes option.  You can find more details about the challenge and lots of inspiration here on the challenge blog.

To make my card I used:

- Hey Cutie stamp set from Tracey Hey available here
- Promarkers 
- paterned paper from The Paper Studio (also used to paper piece the dungarees)
- paper flower from Home Bargains

New Winter Wonderland Challenge - Use Red and Green


There's a new challenge today on the Winter Wonderland Challenge Blog and this time we'd like you to use red and green on your creations.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and to see all the inspiration from the Design Team.

Our challenge is sponsored by:


To make my card I used:

- Banksy Claus digi stamp from Dr Digi's House of Stamps available here
- Promarkers to colour my image
- patterned paper from Stampin' Up
- other card and paper from Craft Creations

New Alphabet Challenge Blog - F is for Flowers


We've got a new challenge today on the Alphabet Challenge Blog and this time we've reached 'F is for flowers'.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration.

To make my card I used:

- You are, Yes You Are stamp set from Uniko Stamps here
- Birthday Wishes stamp set from Uniko Stamps here
- paper from Dovecraft
- Promarkers

I paper pieced the two flower heads to match the butterly paper that I used on the left hand side of the card.

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Penny Black and More - blooms, butterflies and/or bugs
Lavinia World Challenges - anything goes
Uniko Challenge - anything goes

New Colour Crazy Craft Challenge - Anything Goes


There's a new challenge today on the Colour Crazy Craft Challenge Blog, and always, it's anything goes as long as you use a hand coloured image on your creation.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration.

Our sponsor for this challenge is the wonderful:


To make my card I used:

- Rottweiler Trio Blocks from Bugaboo Stamps available here
- Promarkers to colour my image
- stamped sentiment from Uniko
- paper and card from Craft Creations

Thursday, 6 June 2019

New Creative Playground Challenge - Anything Goes


There's a new challenge today on the Imagine That Digistamp Creative Playground Challenge - it's always anything goes.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration.

Here's what I used to make my card:

- Elvis Bear digi stamp set from Imagine That Digistamp available here
- Promarkers to colour my image
- patterned paper from Stampin' Up
- other paper and card from Craft Creations

New Cardz 4 Galz Challenge - Foxy (Ladies or Foxes)


There's a new challenge today on the Cardz 4 Galz Challenge Blog and this time our theme is 'foxy' - this could be foxy ladies or foxes the animals.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and to see lots of inspiration from the Design Team.

Here's what I used to make my card:

- Foxy Thang digi stamp set from Imagine That Digistamp available here
- Promarkers to colour my image
- stamped sentiment from Stampin' Up
- patterned paper from Echo Park
- other paper and card from Craft Creations

Wednesday, 5 June 2019

New Penny's Challenge - Anything Goes


There's a new challenge today on Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge Blog and, as always, it's anything goes.

Have a look here at the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration.

Our sponsors this week are:


and


Here's what I used to make my card:

- Hector the Hipster pre-coloured digi stamp from Dr Digi's House of Stamps available here
- patterned paper from K & Co
- stamped sentiment from Stampin' Up
- other paper and card from Craft Creations

Tuesday, 4 June 2019

Bugaboo Stamps New Release - Grad Bear


It's new release day at Bugaboo Stamps and this week please meet Grad Bear!

Don't forget all new releases are 50% off for the rest of the week.

Have a look here on the Catch the Bug Challenge to see lots of inspiration using the image from the rest of the Design Team.

Here's what I used to make my card:

- Grad Bear digi stamp from Bugaboo Stamps available here
- Promarkers to colour my image
- stamped sentiment from Stampin' Up
- patterned paper from Echo Park
- other card and paper from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Digi Doodle Studios - special day (graduation day)
Crafty Animals - anything goes 

New Through the Craft Room Door Challenge - Anything Goes


There's a new challenge today on the Through the Craft Room Door Challenge and, as always, it's an anything goes theme.

Have a look here on the challenge blog for all the details and lots of inspiration from the Design Team.

Our sponsor for this challenge is:

https://www.newtonsnookdesigns.com/

For my card I used one of the freebie images available here on the Newton's Nook Designs blog.

I also used:

- Promarkers to colour my image
- patterned paper from The Works
- other paper and card from Craft Creations

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges:

Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
QKR Stampede - anything goes

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