Monday 26 September 2011

Blog Candy's

They always seem to get lost when I do them on the sidebar so here they are on a post!

Jen has gorgeous candy to celebrate 100 followers

Remember there is 25% off all Whiff of Joy Stamps this week

Whiff of Joy - Snow White - Stamp and Create product spotlight

I have used Snow White from Whiff of Joy, which has been coloured in copics. The papers used are Kaisercraft Lilac Avenue and the lace is embroidered flower and the bouquet is made up of a selection of purple flowers.

challenge -

Friday 23 September 2011

Sugar Nellie - piece of cake challenge

Gosh two from me today! This is for the sugar nellie facebook challenge. This is an old image of theirs which I shamefully have forgotten the name of.  Coloured in copics and the papers are bits and pieces from the DCWV once upon a time mat stack.

Cute Card Thursday - sketch
Simon Says - dies to die for

Totally Papercrafts - Thank You

This week on Totally Papercrafts the theme is Thank you. I have used this gorgeous Sarah Kay stamp and coloured her in copics, the papers are basic grey.


Thursday 22 September 2011

A Whiff of Joy Christmas

I am so behind this week with cards and commenting so sorry and I am not even sure of any challenges - whoops. Papers are Kaisercraft and the image is Whiff of Joy coloured in copics. The lace is fromt eh ribbon girl isn't it gorgoeus.


ribbon girl - brown and green

Wednesday 21 September 2011

Selling some stamps, Magnolia and Tilda

Please check here for sweetpea stamps and here for Magnolia Tilda

Monday 19 September 2011

Product Spotlight - Stamp and Create

This week at Stamp and Create the product spotlight is the wonderful bow easy, which I used to make the gorgeous bow on my card. The image is called Noel Eve by Sarah Kay which has been coloured in copics. The lace is cluny lace and it has all been mounted on papers by basic grey called Jovail.

Remember to enter our weekly candy - details available on the challenge blog - which the current theme is back to school.

Friday 16 September 2011

Keep it simple - totally papercrafts

 A very simple flower bouquet from me today I hope you like and will join us.

Thursday 15 September 2011

a little saturated canary Neveah

The image is a new one from Krista which can be brought here called neveah. I have coloured her in copics and mounted her on papers from my minds eye stella rose - Hattie.

challenges -
crafts and me - add a heart
cute card thursday - anything goes
paperplay - punches and dies

Monday 12 September 2011

Stamp and create product spotlight Emerald Fairies

Vicky has used Ally and Beeble from Emerald Faries and coloured them in copics. She has mounted them onto My Minds Eye Stella and Rose Hazel papers. Hidden behind the image is a piece of crochet ribbon in ivory, and there are a few little basic grey porcelin brads in the top corner and a highlighting basic grey glazed green at heart brad in the middle of the flower.

There is also details of a new weekly candy on the main shop blog. If you display the store logo on your blog and enter the weekly draw you will have a chance of winning click here for more details. Rememeber there is 25% off all Emerald Fairy stamps this week.

Friday 9 September 2011

less is more card

Not my usual style but this is for the facebook less is more challenge on the sugar nellie page.

charisma - inspired by a song - don't stop believing

Totally papercrafts - cute with buttons

This week on totally papercrafts we are sponsored by

whom have offered a choice of 4 digi's to the winners.

I have coloured this image which was a rak of Jayne in copics and the papers are basic grey out of print. I do hope you like and will join us x


Wednesday 7 September 2011

Lilybelle - Kraftin Kimmie and WOYWW

I have used Lilybelle by kraftin Kimmie, which can be purchased from Stamp and create here. Coloured in Copics, and mounted onto an old DCWV Once upon a time stack. The lace is an off cut I had left as is the ribbon. The buttons I cant rememebr where I got them from - not much help today am I? and the flowers are WOC.

challenges -
facebook - kraftinkimmie


So long since I joined in due to being ill for months, but I am slowly getting better, see another consultant next week so we will see.

Erm you can see the image i was colouring for the card above, my special original Krista in inspirational place and my neutral copics tin.

Thought you may like to see my husbands desk, this is the last of the roman soldiers he brought the summer before my eldest son was born, he was 5 last march!

Monday 5 September 2011

Stamp and create - back to school challenge

I have used the new Diving Tilda from Magnolia and mounted her onto the Hattie papers from the Stella and Rose range at My Minds Eye. I used Oval Nesties to make the pool that she is diving into. A small doilly is positioned just behind the image panel to give it depth. There is also a little charm hidden to the side sayign made with love.

Remember there is a 10% labour day sale at

Challenges -
Allsorts - blue and green
Totally gorjuss - sketch
Crafts and me - add a charm
charisma - anything goes
Just Magnolia - anything goes
cute card thursday - a pinch and a punch

Saturday 3 September 2011

Magnolia blonde hair copic picture tutorial

As yesterday I am letting the pictures talk for themselves.

Please let me know if these are any good or help. Thanks and remember the labour day sale at

Friday 2 September 2011

magnolia caucasian skin copic photo tutorial and details of Stamp and Create's labour day sale

I am hoping that this will be self explanitory.

I hope that makes sense the light source is coming from the left and then there is a slight flash back from the water that she is diving into.

Tomorrow I will show you how to colour her in with blonde hair.

She is called Diving Tilda and can be brought at

where there is a
Labor Day Sale -
 use discount code laborday (all lowercase - all one word) at check out to receive 10% off everything!!

Papertake weekly - not a card - Lowry's 'the organ grinder' tapestry.

Mine is a work in progress this week as I had hoped to finish it, all that is needed for those eagle eyed of you is a few edging rows. Please join in with us on totally papercrafts this week where we are sponsored by both Crafty Emma's store and Di'd digi downloads.

challenges -
simon says stamp and show - anything goes
Charisma - anything goes

Thursday 1 September 2011

A bit of sugar today I think

Isn't she gorgeous!
Short post today as the kids are still at home as is DH.

image - sugar nellie
papers - basic grey - out of print
copics - face and skin - yr000,e50, e000, e01, e51, hair, e30, e42, e43, e31, dress - e57, e59, e37, socks e40,e41, pillows, r000, r0000, r81
stickles stardust
flowers - wild orchard crafts
ribbon stash
punch le plume

challenges -
facebook sugar nellie - straight lines
sugar bowl - sketch and one for the girls
simon says anything goes
basic grey anything goes