Saturday, 24 December 2011

Merry Christmas

My final quick Christmas card of 2011. I needed another card and this
didn't take very long to put together.

I have used the following items
Hero Arts Cap and Scarf Penguin stamp
Dovecraft Merry Christmas stamp
Star Stamp from Stampin' Up Season of Joy Stamp Set
Stampin' Up Marina Mist Ink
No 51 Aqua Grey Marvy le Plume pen
Distress Stickles Rock Candy

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Sunday, 4 December 2011

Gold Christmas Tree

I am still making good use of my Season of Joy stamp set from Stampin' Up. This time I have embossed the tree in gold.

Items used
Season of Joy stamp set from Stampin' Up.
Very Vanilla card from Stampin' Up.
Gold ribbon from John Lewis
Gold stickles
Gold miri card
Gold embossing powder

Items from Craftwork Cards
Base gold card
Cream pearlised card

I would like to enter it in the following challenges

Sarah Hurley Challenge blog - Challenge 55 Christmas
Fab 'n' Funky Challenges - #101 Anything goes
Dream Valley Challenges - Challenge 21 SPARKLE

Sunday, 20 November 2011

Ponsettia Christmas Card

Another Christmas card made using my Poinsettia stamp from the Season of Joy stamp set from Stampin’ Up. This time in Rich Razzleberry.

 Items used from Stampin’ Up

Season of Joy stamp set
Ink - Rich Razzleberry
Card - Rich Razzleberry
Scallop Trim Border Punch

Other items
White Card


Saturday, 5 November 2011

Another Christmas Card

Hi. I'm on a roll with my Christmas card. Here is another one I have made with some of my new Stampin' Up purchases.

I have use the following items
Season of Joy Stampin' Up Stamp Set
Real red ink from Stampin' Up
Heat and stick powder and dazzling diamonds from Stampin' Up
Red gems
White card stock

I would like to enter it in the following challenge
Dream Valley Challenge Challenge 19 Anything goes

Sunday, 30 October 2011

First Christmas Card

I have made a start on my Christmas cards for this year.

I used the following items in my cards

Navy card from Craftwork cards
Star stamp is from October 2011 issue of Craft Stamper
Merry Christmas stamp from Dovecraft
White embossing powder
Silver Shimmer Dots from Papermania

I am entering it in the following challenge
Less is More -Week 39 Stars

Saturday, 17 September 2011

To-wit to-woo Purple Owl Card

Another Stampin Up purchase that I am trying out. I bought the owl punch at my last party and I have used it to make the following card.

I also used
Purple and White card
Imperial Purple VersaFine Ink
Happy Birthday Stamp - Stampin' Up Punch Bunch set

Sunday, 4 September 2011

Stampin Up Sailing Boat


I made this card to try out the sailing boat stamp I bought from Stampin’ Up.

I  used
Stampin' Up Sail Away Stamp
Night of Navy ink from Stampin' Up
Night of Navy card from Stampin' Up
Happy Birthday stamp from DoveCraft

Saturday, 20 August 2011

Always Elegant

I made the following card with the Always Elegant stamp set from Stamping Up.

The stamping in done in Marina Mist also from Stampin Up
Happy Birthday Stamp from Dovecraft  stamped in Versafine Vintage Sepia
Stickles- Star Dust
Blue Shimmer Dots from Papermania

Sunday, 7 August 2011

Oriental Birthday Card

Hi. Here is a birthday card I have made

The papers are Kioshi by Basic Grey.
The doll and flower are from Matryoshka Giesha Toppers by Kanban.
The sentiment is from Craftwork Cards.
Finished with chalks.

Sunday, 24 July 2011

Men's Card In Blue

I have made use of my Stampin' Up Punch Bunch stamp set that I got in the Stampin' Up Sale-A-Bration to make this men's card.

I have used
Stampin' Up Punch Bunch stamp set- Happy Birthday Stamp
Ink - Stampin' Up Marina Mist
Blue Buttons
Blue Ribbed card
Grey Bazzill card
Miri card
Blue plain card

Sunday, 26 June 2011

DIY Mens Cards

DIY is a classic subject for Mens cards. Here are two cards I have made recently

All the items on the card are from Craftwork cards
Brown chalk round the edges.

Background ruler paper by K & Co
Tool stickers
Paper and sentiment by Craftwork cards
Brown chalk round the edges.

Monday, 13 June 2011

Happy Birthday with Elegant Soiree

Here is a card I made with my Elegant Soiree paper from Stampin' Up.

Elegant Soiree papers from Stampin’ Up
Cream card and sentiment from Craftwork Cards
Punch from Stampin Up
Papermania Adhesive Shimmer Dots-Pale Blue
Brown card from Stampin Up

Monday, 23 May 2011

Wedding Anniversary Card

After a short break, I am back making cards again. Here is a Wedding Anniversary card I have made recently.

Card and scallop card from Craftwork Cards
Bird and branch punch from Stampin’ Up
Edge punch from Stampin’ Up
Pearl dots
Words printed on vellum

Tuesday, 5 April 2011

Quick Easter Cards

I have made a start on my Easter cards for this year.

I have kept it quick and simple. Forever Friends are always classic choice.

I have used the following items
Forever Friends Spring Time Cardstock Stickers
All card and  paper from Craftwork Cards
Happy Easter peel offs

Sunday, 20 March 2011

30th Birthday Card

This is the 30th Birthday card I made for my cousin recently.

I have used the following items
Chipboard numbers- Painted Red and then covered in Stickles Star Dust
Senitment- Craftwork Cards
Paper- Crate Paper Restoration Collection
Cousin peel off- Coloured with Versafine Vintage Sepia
Distress Inks- Brushed Corduroy and Vintage Photo
Stickles Star Dust for corners

Sunday, 13 February 2011

Shabby Chic Valentine Card

Below is my Shabby Chic Valentine Card

Inspired by the Play Date Cafe Challenge #68

I used the following items to make my card

                                                     Cream Card from Craftwork Card.
Paper from Blonde Moments
Heart stamp from Blonde Moments
Flower Brads
Prima paper flowers
Pearl dots
Glossy Accents
Distress inks- Tattered Rose and tea dye

I am entering it the following challenges

Shabby Tea Room Week #68 ’Sweet Hearts’
Fab ‘n’ Funky –Tempting Texture
Sarah Hurley Challenge Blog - Love, Be My Valentine

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

Tree and Owl Cards

I have made a couple of cards with some toppers from Kanban.

The cardstock is from Craftwork Cards.
Brown Kraft paper from Paperchase.
Finished with brown ink and chalk.

Sunday, 9 January 2011

First Card of the New Year

Happy New Year

I have made another card using my Kioshi papers from Basic Grey.

The flower and butterfly is from the Kioshi elements sticker sheet.
Sentiment from Craftwork cards
Egdes inked with Distress Ink - Tattered Rose
Distress Stickles- Rock Candy