Saturday, October 01, 2022

Guest Designer project for Challenge Up Your Life

 


This is my second project for Challenge Up Your Life as a guest designer.

This month the theme is 

#151 - Upcycling




I have used an empty chocolate box (they were delicious), Tonic border punch, Basic Grey and Kay and Co papers, Lovely Layers coneflower dies and the rest from my stash.

I am entering this into the following challenges;-







Thursday, September 29, 2022

AYLI

 


We have started a new challenge here at AYLI.

We are sponsored by:-



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

For my snow scene Iike to distress the edges and add some ink, then add some glitter or Stickles. Liquid Pearls are very good to add some snowflakes.


I have used unknown stamps, Tim Holtz distressing inks, Stickles, Liquid Pearls

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-









Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Passion for Markers

 


We have a new challenge at Passion  for Markers.

Our sponsor is 




Our theme

Use a rubber stamp



I have used a rubber stamp I bought in Llandudno many years ago. I found a number of Disney characters in a bargain bin and just had to have them.
I also used Promarkers, My Minds Eye paper, Intricut sentiment and the rest from my stash.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-












Thursday, September 15, 2022

AYLI

 


A new challenge here at AYLI.

We are sponsored by:-






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


I tend to use metallic card more glitter card. I love the elegance metallic card can give to a special card, especially an anniversary. 



the inside



I have used Cuttlebug embossing folder, Sizzix letters, Tim Holtz distressing inks, Hearts are Marianne and Spellbinders.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-








Tuesday, September 06, 2022

Passion for Markers



 




Welcome to our new challenge on Passion for Markers.
It is Linda who is hosting this challenge.

Our sponsor is 



Sheepski Designs

Our theme is 

A night on the Town

I have made a bottle tag with one of our sponsors images Party Shoes










I coloured this with Promarkers and used LOTV papers, free  stamps from a magazine, Stampendous embossing powder.

I am entering this tag into the following challenges:-













Thursday, September 01, 2022

Aud Sentiments Challenge

 


Welcome to the September Aud Sentiments challenge.

We are sponsored by




and 

Our challenge is

Christmas plus a Sentiment

I am using one of our sponsors images

Christmas Love From The Colour of Love


I also used Promarkers, The Works snowflakes, Sizzix border, a free sentiment from a mag and the rest from my stash.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-





AYLI challenge

 


Welcome to AYLI challenge at the start of September. 

The winner of this challenge will be invited to be a guest designer for the month of October.

Our challenge

This fortnight's challenge theme is to showcase a project using 
Your Favourite Shape Cardbase (& why).
(eg slimline, square, rectangle, shaped, round etc etc)
You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.


I have been enjoying making slimline cards. Some images just look so much better on this design.



I have used Cone Flower dies, Tim Holtz destressing inks, LOTV papers and the rest from my stash. 

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-









Guest Designer Challenge Up Your Life


I have been lucky to be chosen for the Challenge Up Your Life challenge blog for the next 3 months. 
This is my first project.

The challenge theme is 





#150 - Anniversary



I have used A free stamp and die set from Simply Cards and Papercraft Magazine, Promarkers and Distressed inks, 1st Edition papers, Liquid Pearls, Sizzix dies and the rest from my stash.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-











 

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Passion for Markers

 




Welcome to our new challenge on Passion for Markers.

It is Kitty who is hosting this challenge and she has chosen the theme:-

Cute Animals

Our sponsor is





I have used our sponsors image Hide and Seek Mice


I also used Promarkers, papers from The Works and the rest from my stash. 

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-











Thursday, August 18, 2022

AYLI

 


We have a new challenge on AYLI.
It is Brenda who is hosting this fortnights challenge.

Our sponsor is



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



I don't have any pets now, but I have chosen dogs because my daughter has two  Springer Spaniels. They are mad as hatters and full of energy. They just love the outdoors. 






I have used Sizzix squares and letters, The Works number, Britannia sentiment and the rest from my stash.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-








Tuesday, August 09, 2022

Passion for Markers

 


Welcome to our new challenge on Passion for Markers.

Our host is Karen who has chosen the theme today.

Say it With Flowers

We are sponsored by:-





I have used Promarkers to colour this Di's Digi Monty Mouse
I have also used Dovecraft papers, The Works border, Sizzix squares and the rest from my stash.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-













Thursday, August 04, 2022

Aud Sentiments challenge

 


Welcome to this months Aud Sentiments challenge

We are sponsored by


Our challenge is 

Summer plus a sentiment

I am using one of our sponsors images Adrian and Cruz


I also used Promarkers, Grafix papers, X -Cut tag, Nellie Snellen border, Sizzix squares and 'Cool' rubber stamp (sorry don't know the make)

I am entering this card ito the following challenges:-















AYLI

 


Welcome to our new challenge here at AYLI.

We are sponsored by


It is Squirrel who has chosen the fortnights
theme.

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

I have chosen an African animal. Zebras have the most beautiful stipe patterns and all different. This cute one is great for a whole host of occasions. 




I have used The Works sentiment, Sheena Douglas stencil, Marianne circles, Cut and Make mini die and the rest from my stash

I am entering this card into the following challenges:-