Tuesday, 30 October 2012

"Letter to Santa"

This was a quick card to make. Using 4 colours Black, White, Pumice Stone & Red.

Hi all

Well I've been busy this week making Christmas Cards so here are some of my favourites.

"With love at Christmas"
I have used Magnolia Tilda Christmas Stamp 2012. Magnolia Tilda Backing Paper, Magnolia Tilda Die, Spellbinders dies, Doily, Embellishment & Ribbon.

Sunday, 21 October 2012

Reindeer or 2 - Craftycardmakers Challenge

HoHoHo!! Here is my Reindeer card. I have used a digi stamp that I have had for years and coloured them in using Tim Holtz Distress Inks. For the backing I found some christmas paper from last year and added red ribbon, red flourish dies, a ribbon rose, red pearls in each corner and some ivy down the side to give my card some texture.

Monday, 15 October 2012

Craftycardmakers Challenge #77


Hello Ladies, Yes it's definately Autumn. Cold Mornings and the evenings are drawing in. Here is my card for this weeks Challenge at

On the above card I have tried to use Autumn colours. Browns, Greens & Reds.
Papers used:  Gingham Red from Docrafts and coredinations (Brown & Green)
Digital Stamp from Mo Mannings coloured in using Tim Holtz Distress Pens.
Brown wide ribbon for decoration.

Friday, 12 October 2012

October Challenge "Contemporary Christmas"

Hello everyone

Sure signs it getting close to Christmas. Cold and dark early evenings and Christmas stuff already in the shops. Anyway, here is my card for this months challenge at Please pop over and have a go all is welcomed.

"Contemporary Christmas"

Here is my contemporary Christmas Card for this month's Challenge.
Red Card
White Happy Christmas Ribbon
Wild Rose Studio Stamp from J&C Creations
Spellbinders Label Twenty-Three Die from J&C Creations
Marianne Design Christmas Tree Die from J&C Creations
Tim Holtz Distress Pens from J&C Creations
Red Liquid Pearl from J&C Creations

How I made the card:

1.            Red card for background and cut around the edge using a twist cutting tool.
2.            Using white card I embossed the next layer using a spotted embossing folder and
               layered it using red and white card.
3.            I wrapped across the card ribbon with "Happy Christmas" written on it.
4.            I stamped a Wild Rose Studio image onto white card and coloured it in using Tim Holtz 
               Distress Pens.
5.            Die Cutting 3 Christmas Trees and layering them up at a angle to give it a bit more
               depth and using Red liquid Pearls to give the effect that the tree is decorated.
6.            To finish off I have used a holly die flourish.

Friday, 5 October 2012

World card Making Day at J & C Creations

" Today is World Card Making Day,  to celebrate J & C Creations are running an extra challenge on the J & C Creations Designs to Inspire Blog, they are offering one lucky winner this  fantastic prize

To be in with a chance of winning this great prize they would like to see your cards Celebrating Friendship to find out more about the challenge pop over to the J & C Creations Designs to Inspire Blog by Clicking HERE
This is my version "Eskimo Friends"