Thursday, May 18, 2017

Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog

Thanks for all your fabulous entries for our Flower theme. So many different styles and mediums, a joy to view.

Our theme this fortnight is:-

Anything goes Plus a Sentiment

We are sponsored this time by 


I am using on of Ike's digis called Wren



I have coloured this with Promarkers. I also used Nesties, Tim Holtz 'Hello', Memory Box clouds, Do Craft tree and the rest from my stash.

I am entering this card into the following challenge:-


AYLI

As You Like It Challenge


Thank you for all your beautiful entries last time. I loved seeing all your dies, many I have not see before. I got so much inspiration. 

This fortnight's challenge theme is to showcase a project using 
Your Skin/fur Colour combo (in whatever colouring medium you use (& why).
You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.


The sponsor of this challenge is


Prizes: - 3 digi stamps voucher worth £6.75

I love using warm tones for dog fur. I usually use beige, tan and brown Promarkers. I think these colours make the pups look cute and cuddly.



I am using Di's Digi Puppy Rose, Promarkers, Sizzix frame, Spellbinders scallops, X-Cut letters, handmade small roses, Nit Wit papers and the rest from my stash.

I am entering this card into the following challenge:-

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Passion for ProMarkers

Thanks for all your fab entries last week. It was a joy to visit all your blogs. I love all the inspiration you give me. 

Today we have a theme of 
Tag It

Our prize is from Cowling and Wilcox - 12 pack of Promarkers (steam punk)


I have used LOTV image coloured with Promarkers, papers are a variety of scraps from my stash.

I am entering this card into the following challenges :-

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Passion for ProMarkers

Today we have a special challenge for you. It is our anniversary, so we are celebrating with both our teams participating. 
We have multiple sponsor also which you can see here.

Our challenge is Bingo
You can use any line, vertical, horizontal or diagonal
and of course Promarkers

No automatic alt text available. 

I have used Polka Dots / Square / Birthday



I have used a Mo Manning image coloured with Promarkers, Nesties, Simon Says Star and the rest from my stash. 

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-



Come and join in the celebration.

Thursday, May 04, 2017

AYLI challenge

As You Like It Challenge

Welcome to the first May challenge for AYLI


This fortnight's challenge theme is to showcase a project using 
Your Favourite Die (& why).
You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.

I have many favourite dies but I love this poppy die by Memory Box. It is one of the first Memory Box dies I bought and has been a great investment. This die can be used for anything from birthdays to sympathy cards and everything in between. It always looks so elegant.





I also used Cuttlebug Dots embossing  folder, Trimcraft papers, Sue Wilson edge die and the rest from my stash.

Aud Sentiments challenge

Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog

It's the start of May and a new challenge at Aud Sentiments. Today we have a challenge that wil be a favourite with many of us.

We would like you to make a project using

Flowers and a Sentiment

I am sharing the card I made  for my in-laws Wedding Anniversary. 


I used Spellbinders die for the sentiment, papers from The Works and bought flowers. I don't usually used pre-made flowers but I was short of time.

I am entering this card into the following challenge :-


Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Passion for Promarkers

Passion for ProMarkers

Today we start a new challenge at Passion for Promarkers

Our sponsor is 
All Dressed Up

Kitty has chosen a lovely theme. She would like you to add a charm on your projects.
I have used one of our sponsors images Fairy Magic coloured with Promarkers of course.


I also used Nit Wit Papers, Spellbinders curves and Liquid Pearls.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Aud Sentiments

Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog

What a fabulous fortnight we have had looking at all your wonderful creations. I love all your entries and varied projects.

Today we have another challenge.

We are sponsored by 


offering a $25 gift card

Our challenge is 

Use a rubber or clear stamp for your sentiment

I have used Woodware Walking Boots and sentiment


I also used Promarkers, Nesties, an old map and string.

I am entering this card into the following challenge:-

As You Like It Challenge

It was interesting to hear all your reasons for the varied card shapes you all made. Lots of lovely inspiration.
Today we start a new challenge. 

This fortnight's challenge theme is to showcase a project using 
Your Colour (mainly 1 but can have others (& why).
You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.



We are sponsored by 
Wild Orchid Crafts
£12 gift voucher

I love many colours, so this is a hard one for me. Today I have chosen a lilac/purple colour scheme. This colour has a lovely feminine feel. I love the soft shades which are so pretty.


I used flower stamp and die set from The Works, the papers are Docrafts, leaves are Marianne dies, Curve die is Spellbinders, Promarkers and the rest from my stash.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-

Crafting from the Heart - anything goes

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Passion for ProMarkers


Karen has chosen the theme for Passion for Promarkers this week.  She has chosen a subject close to most of the hearts of most card makers. 

Flower Power

Our sponsor this week is





I coloured this with Promarkers, the papers are BoBunny and I think are a great match.The sentiment is Britannia dies. The little squares are the remains of a border dies from Nellie Snellen. A very simple card today.

I am entering this card into the following challenge:-

Thursday, April 06, 2017

7th Birthday Bash


Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog

Today is a very special one for Aud Sentiments. It is our 7th Birthday. 
So we would like you to make a project with the following theme.

Use a Birthday Sentiment or #7 on your project

We will have two winners for this challenge.  
Prize 1 will be for the Best Birthday Card and Sentiment
Prize 2 will be for the Best NON Card Project

I am showing you the card I made for my Grandson's 7th birthday. He is an avid Star Wars fan so this is appropriate.



I used My Minds Eye papers, Nesties, X-Cut letters and the rest from my stash.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-


We are looking forward to seeing all your projects here

AYLI

As You Like It Challenge

Here we are in April already. Hopefully we will see a change in the weather and look forward to some warm days. 

Today AYLI are sponsored by



with a $10 gift voucher

Our challenge this fortnight is make a project using

your Favourite shape of cardbase can be a square, but you must say why!
You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.

My favourite has to be square. It is a versatile shape and when the card is a little too bulky or delicate for an envelope, I can make a box for posting.



I have made a card and matching box using Memory Box Butterfly Heart.
I inked the edges with distress ink and layer the butterflies onto Nit Wit papers.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-

Crafting from the Heart - anything goes
Creative Cottage - Dies and /or punches

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Passion for ProMarkers

Welcome to A Passion for Promarkers new challenge.

Jacky has chosen a lovely theme of 
 Add A Button or 2

We are sponsored by 



I am using one of our sponsors image Spring Bently


He is coloured with Promarkers, DoCrafts papers, Spellbinders border, Diesire sentiment and Liquid Pearls.

I am entering the card into the following challenges:-

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog

Thanks for all your wonderful entries last time. I loved all your spring and Easter creations.
Today we are sponsored by 



Our theme this fotnight is:-

Anything but a Birthday sentiment
You must include a sentiment

I am using Little Easter Bunnies by our sponsor. It is very cute and makes a super Easter card.


I am also using Promarkers, Nellie's multi frames, Woodware flowers, Dovecraft papers and Inca sentiment stamp.

I am entering this card into the following challenge:-

Crafting from the Heart - anything goes
Come and join us at Aud Sentiments challenge here


AYLI

As You Like It Challenge

Today it is my turn to host the AYLI challenge. I cant wait to see all your entries and different styles. 

This fortnight's challenge theme is to showcase a project using 


Your Favourite Colouring medium (& why).
You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.


I love colouring with Promarkers. They let me shade and blend the colours to give a bit of dimension to my images.


I have used Promarkers, LOTV image, Nellie's multi frames, Memory Box clouds and DCWV paper.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-



Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Passion for ProMarkers

Today it is my turn to choose a theme for Passion for Promarkers.  
So after some deliberation I have chosen something most of us use on our projects often.

Add Lace, Ribbon Twine

Our sponsor is 

Di's Digi Stamps

Here is my DT inspiration


I have used LOTV image and of course coloured with Promarkers. I also used Nit Wit papers, Magnolia lace border, X-Cut and Woodware flowers, Sizzix, Memory Box and Nellie Snellen hearts.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-


Thursday, March 09, 2017

Aud Sentiments challenge


Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog 

Welcome to a brand new challenge at Aud Sentiments

Today we have a lovely sponsor


Our theme is
Spring / Easter plus a sentiment

I am using Some Bunny Loves You, one of our sponsor's images.


I also used Promarkers, DCWV papers, Britannia flower die and Liquid Pearls.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-

As You Like It Challenge

What a tallented bunch you are. So many hidden crafts. It was delightful looking at all your projects. You have inspired me to try some new things. 


Our sponsor is Crafts U Love
Squirrel is hosting this fortnights challenge.

This fortnight's challenge theme is to showcase a project using 
Your Favourite Favourite Stamp Brand  (& why).
You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.

 I love rubber stamping, it was my introduction to cardmaking. I have a few favourites including Penny Black and Lily of the Valley. Todays card image is LOTV. I love the cute image which is ideal for male cards.


I have used LOTV Man's best Friend, Promarkers, Memory Box clouds.

I am entering this card into the challenges:-