Tuesday, June 23, 2015

    Tuesday 23d June 2015
   Name That Tune Challenge

Elaine here this fortnight to host the Top Tip Tuesday challenge. I have just come back from a wonderful holiday in Austria, refreshed and ready to get back to my craft room. 

Our sponsor this challenge is:-

Sponsor and Prize
And an awesome prize of 

Stamp and Create is an on-line store based in the US. We ship worldwide with reasonable shipping prices.
We specialize in Rubber Stamps and Scrapbook supplies. Some of the companies we carry are: Wags 'n Whiskers Rubber Stamps, High Hopes Rubber Stamps, Whiff of Joy, The Greeting Farm, Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps, Stampavie, Whimsy Stamps, Emerald Faeries, Basic Grey, My Mind's Eye, Echo Park, Ribbon, Charms, embellishments, dies, and more!

Our Challenge is:-

Name That Tune 

Inspired by a song

Deneen has a fantastic tutorial I'm sure you will all enjoy. 

My card is using the song - Travelling Light
It is a little reminiscent of our Austrian holiday.

I used an image from Digi Stamp Boutique hiker, Becky's Place boot image,  Promarkers, Nesties, Docrafts papers, Memory Box clouds and the rest from my stash.

Come and join the fun this fortnight, I can't wait to see these song titles.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-

One Stitch at a Time - anything goes with Men
Creative Inspirations - Male Creations
Craft Your Passion - anything goes

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

Sadly we have Vicky leaving us after this challenge. We wish her well in her future ventures, but we will miss her beautiful creations. Today we have Lisa hosting our challenge.

Our sponsor is 
Shape EZ
Our challenge is 
Cut It Out!

I have made a handbag card using my own design. I have used this template often as it is popular with female friends and can be created in many styles and colours.

I used Spellbinders label nesties and ovals, Marianne flowers and small leaves, Memory Box leaves, Laura Ashley papers, Creative Expressions bow die and th resy from my stash.
Come and join in the fun.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

It's another Top Tip Tuesday challenge day. We have a great challenge, lovely sponsor and a DT call.
Firstly we have a DT call so pop over to Top Tip Tuesday to find out more on how to join out team.

Our sponsor this time is 


Our challenge is hosted by Samantha 

It's all about hair colour

I have used an Hannah Lynn image which is great for colouring hair.

I also used Promarkers, LOTV papers, X-Cut butterflies, Stickles  and the rest from my stash. 

I am entering this challenge into the following challenges:-

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Today we have Brenda hosting our challenge this fortnight. 

Our sponsor is:

Our Challenge is:-


Nice and easy

I have used a Penny Black image, coloured with Promarkers, X-cut hearts, Sizzix Numbers dies, LOTV papers, small daisy punch  & Tonic border punch.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

I enjoyed looking at all your lovely entries this last fortnight. Loads of inspiration. This fortnight we have Deneen hosting and she has a fabulous tutorial for us too. 
Our sponsor is:-

 Our challenge is:-


I have used a pair of cuties and Birthday & cake. What better duo than that mmm....

I have used Fizzy Moon image, Promakers, LOTV papers, Spellbinders scallop border, Nellies multi frame hearts, Small gems, Stickles & Liquid Pearls.

I am entering thsi card into the following challenges:-

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

There were so many beautiful entries last time with a lovely touch of spring.
 Top Tip Tuesday has a simple challenge this fortnight which is 

Three of Something

Our sponsor is
Stamp& Create

I have made a card with 3 flowers

I used LOTV papers Brittania Crafts flower die, Memory Box leaves and X-Cut butterfies, Spellbinders trellis and ovals.

 I am entering this card into the following challenges :-

Thursday, April 09, 2015

I would like to share my Easter Bunny creation for my Grandson.
I made this rabbit with some of my dies including X-Cut hearts & Nestie ovals.
When I had all the pieces to ake the shape I inked the edges to give some definition.
Needless to say he loved it and the treats inside.....

I am entering this card into the following challeges:-

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

I had a play with my new bow die today. I love the size of this bow, I think I will be using it a lot. This is a simple design to show the bows off. This is a great last minute card that can be made in a hurry.

I used the bow die by Sue Wilson, Nesties and the rest is from my stash.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

It's the last day of March, so hopefully April will bring better weather to look forward to.
We have Lisa hosting our new challenge this week and Deneen with a brilliant tutorial.

Our Sponsor is:-

Our challenge is:-

Mellow Yellow

I have used a lovely Easter image of cute Easter chicks.

I paper pieced my chicks and shaded them with ink. I used DCWV paper, Memory Box bird dies & Sizzix alphabet.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

I hope everything is well with you all. It is still very cold here, though there is a sign of spring in the garden.This gave me some inspiration to make some Easter cards.
Here is one of them.

I used Zlatoena's digi rabbit coloured with Promarkers, Tonic border punch, X-Cut flower punch, Memory Box clouds, Sizzix letters, Liquid Pearls and the rest from my stash.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-

Today we have Kat as host of our challenge for this fortnight. We have 2 sponsors also with brilliant prizes.

Our first is 

and our second is

Our theme for this challenge is

Buttons or Bows

I used bows as my theme. I use them often whether it be ribbon or paper. 
I made a pop up card with a handbag I designed myself.

I am entering this card into the followng challenges:-