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Monday, 18 September 2017

Fairy-Tale Unicorn

Morning and hope everyone is well as can be expected-we have a new ATG challenge at Artistic Inspirations sponsored by Fabrika Fantasy and I used the image "Fairy-Tale Unicorn"coloured with the wedge end of the promarkers,I went with an arty shape to match the colouring and left it pretty much CAS.
Oddments of paper from stash and cardstock from Papermill Direct.
challenges-
digi choosday-ATG
lemon shortbread-ATG
Ikes world-ATG
I love promarkers-animals
Pennys challenges-ATG
Simon says-CAS
star stampz-colours of Autumn
creatalicious-ATG
a bit more time to craft-ATG
polka doodle-ATG
QKR Stampede-ATG
crafty catz-ATG
creative fingers-ATG
Morgans artworld-ATG
CAGI-fantasy
making memories-ATG/colour insp
sheepski designs-feature a creature
emerald city-ATG
2crafty critter crazies-ATG
eclectic ellapu-flora/fauna/nature
Pammies inky pinkies-ATG
The Fairy and Unicorn-ATG
Thank you for dropping by and hope you will join us
Carol x x

Friday, 15 September 2017

Back to School with Friends

Morning and this is my 2nd and last DT post today which is for the new ATG/Back To School challenge at Crafty Girlz.I used a pr-coloured image from Mos Digital pencil which was actually bought from Hobby House a couple of years ago.I decided to decorate a note-book bought from Hobbycraft also a couple of years ago-trying to use up my crafty stash.
The elements are cut from Tim Holtz papers which I have had for a good few years-thought it was about time I used them!!!
I distressed all edges/the paper clips are from stash and everything was put on with silicone for extra depth.
challenges-
corrosive challenges-ATG
Make my Monday-something for a child----EDITORS CHOICE
Pammies inky pinkies-ATG
TTCRD-ATG
try it on Tuesday-my friend
Ikes world-ATG
little red wagon-distress it
crafty creations-ATG
Pennys challenges-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
day dreamer challenge-ATG
crafting with an attitude-ATG
a bit more time to craft-ATG
clasic design team-ATG
Brown sugar-back to school
Thank you for dropping by and hope you can join us
Carol x x

Penguins and Butterflies

Morning and I have two DT posts today,the first one is my last post for CCC Digi Designs as I have decided to step down from a couple of DT-I have been struggling to catch up for a few months now-and hubbys ongoing health problems-he has also just been diagnosed with onset of Alzheimers and vascular dementia so just taking a little more time back.
The new challenge is "3 of a Kind"-easy peasy right? Sponsoring are-Delicious Doodles,Di's Digis and Conie Fong-I have two cards to show,the first one is Girl,Princess,butterfly Teddy from Conie Fong,coloured with promarkers,Spellbinders Die-cut frame/butterfly stamp/dewdrops/pearls and papers from stash.
challenges-
Make my Monday-something for a child
TTCRD-ATG
digi choosday-ATG
lemon shortbread-ATG
try it on Tuesday-my friend
crafty creations-ATG
Pennys challenges-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
star stampz-colours of Autumn
cutie pie-my fave cutie image
digistamps4joy-warm colours
The next one is 3 Chilly Penguins from Di's Digis coloured with promarkers,silver stars/soft snow and B.paper from stash.
challenges-
corrosive challenges-ATG
DL.ART-ATG
Pammies inky pinkies-ATG
inky chicks-use your fav colours/greens
Ikes world-ATG
I love promarkers-animals
creative inspirations-seasonal
C.R.A.F.T-Christmas
eclectic ellapu-Nature
Sheepski designs-feature a creature
2crafty critter crazies-feature a critter

Thank you for dropping by and hope you will join us
See you in half an hour
Carol x x

Monday, 11 September 2017

Visage/Eyes and Glasses

Morning and hope everyone is safe and well--we have a new Just For Fun challenge today at Crafting From The Heart and I made a postcard.The background was made with distress inks,then a selection of craft mag freebie stamps,ink through sequin waste then stamped and heat embossed IndigoBlu-Dramatic Eye and added dots with white pen,I also wrote "we are" and "watching you" in the lens of the glasses.
challenges-
little red wagon-make your own background
Pennys challenges-ATG
creative moments-ATG
Simon says-stamp it
C.R.A.F.T-embossing
QKR Stampede-ATG/Fall colours
creative fingers-ATG
corrosive challenge-ATG
a bit more time to craft-ATG
Thank you for dropping by and hope you find the time to join us
Carol x x

Sunday, 10 September 2017

Busy Bumble Bee

Morning and we have a new challenge starting at Create and Inspire-sponsored by Sheepski Designs and I used the fabulous image
"Bumble Bee Blossom" coloured with promarkers and glossy accents on wings.
The B.paper was a craft mag freebie and I overstamped with the Chocolate baroque Bee and Honeycomb stamps,the small Bee strip was from snipit box/hessian from stash and the stamped sentiment from Crafters Companion,cardstock from Papermill Direct.
Stitched square die from The Works.
challenges-
Pammies inky pinkies-ATG
TTCRD-ATG
digi choosday-ATG
crafty sentiments-ATG
Tuesday Throwdown-punches and/or dies
Pennys challenges-ATG
creative moments-ATG
crafting by designs-Bugs
creative craft cottage-thinking of you/get well-?
in the pink-ATG
aud sentiments-ATG+sentiment
polka doodle-ATG
QKR Stampede-use Fall colours/ATG------TOP 5
crafty catz-ATG
creative fingers-ATG
Morgans artworld-ATG
catch the Bug-chin up buttercup
Sheepski designs-feature a creature
crafting with an attitude-ATG
2crafty critter crazies-ATG
digistamps4joy-ATG/warm colours
eclectic ellapu-flora&fauna/Nature
mix it up-ATG
allsorts-use at least 2 D.papers
DL.Art-ATG
Thank you for dropping by and all your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Thursday, 7 September 2017

The Carlton Gang

Grandchildren all back to school,girls went back Tuesday and Jozef had his first day at school yesterday app went "good,good" think what swung it was a boy in his class was 5yrs and brought a chocolate cake!I very rarely make a CD card but I found these images I printed off last year and fit nicely into a few challenges-so printed off a B.paper-paper and images are from Joanna Sheen "American Frontier" CD.Button and metal button brads/hessian from stash,script B.paper from K&Co/reward label was off a clothing saved from last year-knew it would come in handy!Happy birthday stamp was a craft mag freebie stamped in brown then offset in black,Everything was put on with silicone for some height.
challenges-
QKR Stampede-Wild West
monochrome magic-ATG
crafty friends-birthdays
CD Sunday-let's hear it for the boys
Pammies inky pinkies-ATG
TTCRD-ATG
crafty sentiments-ATG
crafty creations-ATG
the paper shelter-lots of layers
Pennys challenges-ATG
creative moments-ATG
the sisterhood of crafters-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
a snowflakes promise-ATG
MAWTT-add a number
aud sentiments-ATG
Unicorn challenge-birthday
country view-metal/metal buttons
the crafty addicts-button or brad
Thank you for dropping by and all your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

Tuesday, 5 September 2017

Pretty In Pink

Morning and I have a "In The Pink" card for the challenge at Daisy Chain,I used a pre-coloured image by Mo Manning but purchased from Hobby House,and I just added glamour dust.The die-cut frame is from Spellbinders,oddments of paper/ribbon/dewdrops from stash and cardstock from Papermill Direct.
challenges-
Sunny Day crafting-I is for ice-cream--------TOP PICK
word art Wednesday-ATG
Pennys challenges-quick and easy
creatalicious-ATG
cute card Thursday-too cute
in the pink-ATG
4crafty chicks-ATG
polka doodle-ATG
QKR-stampede-ATG
crafty catz-ATG/ladies day---------TOP 3
monochrome magic-ATG monochrome
open-minded crafting fun-airy in August/weather
the crafty addicts-ATG/girly
ribbon girls-ATG
make my Monday-something for a child
Pammies inky pinkies-ATG
Dragonfly dreams-patterned paper
crafty calendar-kids/babies
craft-dee bowz-ATG
digistamps4joy-ATG/warm colours
crafty girls creations-ATG
Lets craft and create-childs play
lemon shortbread-ATG
Thank you for dropping by and hope you can find the time to join us now that Summer holidays are over and school is now back
Carol x x