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Saturday, 25 June 2016

Anything But A card

Hello Crafty Friends
 
Hope you are all well...
 
Today is the start of a new challenge over at A gem of a Challenge
and our theme this week is
ANYTHING BUT A CARD
 
This is a great challenge for me as I've recently been enjoying doing some home décor items like this Wooden hanging heart I made for my DT creation..
 
I used the adorable Amelia digi image from Pink Gem Design because I had printed and coloured her with my Polychromos quite a while ago and she was just waiting to be added to the right creation lol
 
 
 
I used decoupage papers to cover the wooden heart. I added ribbon and pearls from my stash,
the sentiment was from an old kaisercraft kit I purchased years ago...
Finished off with some red flowers and leaves from WOC
 
I hope you will join in with our ANYTHING BUT A CARD challenge, I love to see everyone's creations. Please pop over to the Challenge Blog to link your entry and to see more inspiration from my teamies.
 
The prize as from Jan. 2016 is 

2 Individual Digi images OR 2 Card Topper Kits OR one of each 
(no sets or sentiment sets) 
of the winners choice from PINKGEM DESIGNS.....
 
I'm entering my creation into the following challenges:
http://carabbiemomentsofcraft.blogspot.co.uk/2016/06/challenge-96.html
 
 
 
Hugs Kelly


 

Friday, 24 June 2016

The Inspirers - Every Rose...

Hello Crafty Friends
 
Happy Friday.. Who's looking forward to the weekend? lol
 
I have another card I made using Sheena's A little Bit Sketchy Rock Collection.
This time I have used Every Rose stamp set coloured with Spectrum Sparkle Pens
Berry red - Amethyst - Olive Jade - Holly leaf - Spun Gold
 
 
The sentiment stamp is also from the Every Rose set. I die cut the tag using Die'sire Essentials Rectangle tags2
I finished off with a touch of clear liquid pearls, ribbon and glitter brad from my stash
 
Challenges
 
Thanks For stopping by today
 
Hugs Kelly
 

Thursday, 23 June 2016

The Inspirers - Lets ROCK!!


Hello Again Bloggers,
 
Im back with my second card of the day and this is my FIRST DT card for The Inspirers (I'm so happy and nervous all at the same time lol)
 
Ok so my first project is to use some FANTASTIC some fantastic stamps from the lovely Sheena..
Now this Rock Collection is brilliant, I've loved working with it and think I will be making many more cards with these, including hubbys birthday card ;-)
 
 
 
I stamped using Staz on black ink onto Crafters Companion Watercolour Card
Then I coloured the background using Spectrum Sparkle Pens
Moonlight - Harvest moon - crystal clear - sterling silver
 
 
I love creating these coloured backgrounds when using the silhouette type stamps.
 
Hope you like my first Inspirers creations there will many more to come lol
 
Challenges
 
Thanks for stopping by, would love to hear your comments on my cards too.
 
Hugs Kelly
 
 
 

Summer

Hello Crafty Friends
 
We have a new challenge starting today over at Crafty Ribbons Challenge Blog
Our Theme this week is SUMMER
 
and our PRIZE this week
 A selection of grosgrain ribbon
Grosgrain Ribbons
 
For my summery card I used Patchwork Rose Ribbon from Crafty Ribbons
 
 
I love the scenic art pad images from LOTV and am hoping to get more of them used.
I used some spare die cuts I had in my stash with a circular sentiment and a heart gem.
 
Challenges
 
 
 
I hope you can join in with our summer challenge. To see more of our DTs creations and to link your entry please pop by HERE


I will be back shortly with my first card for The Inspirers (excited and nervous)
 
Hugs Kelly
 
 

Wednesday, 22 June 2016

For the Men

Hello Crafty Friends
 
Hope you are all well. I've been working on some DT samples today before going to see my youngest son's class perform in a local Arts Festival. Just back home from school run so thought I'd best get this post up before I start dinner.
 
I will be scheduling some post this evening and then hope to pop by yours to see what you have been up to...
 
I have a few fathers day cards to share today, these were made using the Hobbies and Sports Little book from Hunkydory.
 
 
For both of these cards I used backing papers from a pad I picked up at a local warehouse,
Sentiments I printed on the computer.
 
 
Challenges
 
Hugs Kelly

Tuesday, 21 June 2016

Happy Birthday NAN

Good Morning Crafty Friends.
 
Hope you are all well..
 
We have sunshine here today thankfully. I'm so fed up of the dull dark and rainy days we've been having. Think we could all do with some sun lol
 
Now as its my nans birthday today I thought I would share the card I made to take to the crematorium.  My  Nan was such a big part of my life, a wonderful caring selfless person who always loved and cared for everyone. She taught me so much growing up and in my adult life too. Such an inspiration to me, I miss her dearly :-(
 
 
I used some LOTV/Nitwits papers and printed a beautiful verse that I found on the internet.. Embellished with die cut butterfly from Crafter's Companion, flowers/ribbon and pearls were from my stash..
 
Challenges
 
Thanks For Stopping By Today
Hugs Kelly
 
 

Monday, 20 June 2016

Photo Card

Good Morning Bloggers.
Happy Monday, Have you all had a good weekend?
 
I've got a very busy week ahead working on some Crafter's Companion Samples and also lots of school activities for my boys this week. But first I have to pop into the garage to catch up on some paperwork :-/
 
For todays card share I have birthday card that I was asked to make using a photograph.
 
 
I decided to use these bright pretty papers from Nitwits/LOTV
The wooden number two I picked up from a local warehouse then coloured with my spectrum noir pens. Finished off with a satin bow and a computer printed sentiment.
 
Challenges
 
Hugs Kelly