Tuesday, 29 April 2014

Totally Tilda Challenge "Tilda with Wings"

Good afternoon to all you Tilda fans!! Today I have made a 6 x 6 card for my Tilda Challenge.
To join in with this great challenge just click on this link

I have used 2 different backing papers and distressed around the top one.
The dies I have used are
Marianne design fence
Doohickey Flag

I have also used a white doily, corner embellishment and Mulberry Flowers.

My Tilda with Wings has been hand coloured using Tim Holtz distress Ink.

Enjoy !!

Cuddly Buddly Challenge

Hi Everyone. Today I have decorated a wooden set of drawers that I have had for ages using various embellishments. I have entered this into Cuddly Buddly Challenge 'Diamonds and/or Pearls'. To enter just click on this link

As you can see I have used the following to decorate the top.
Small Perfume Bottle Photo Holder
White Frame
Silver Butterfly
String of Pink and White Pearls (Purchased from Cuddly Buddly)
Mulberry Flowers (Purchased from Cuddly Buddly)
Diamond Gems (Purchased from Cuddly Buddly)

I covered the chest of drawers with backing paper(from stock) and distressed around the edges
using Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pads

I decorated the front with diamond gems for that bit of Bling !!

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

The Paper Shelter Challenge

Good Evening All

Yes Spring is here!! and with Easter just around the corner I have made a Easter/Spring card. I have entered this card into the Paper Shelter Challenge "Spring is Here". Come along and join in at

Products used:
Blue Card
Joy Butterfly cutting die
Magnolia Tilda backing paper
Saturated Canary Image - coloured in using Tim Holtz Distress Markers
Various paper flowers

All the best !!

Wild Orchid Challenge

Good Evening all

What a lovely day it has been today !! Here is a card that I have made for Wild Orchid Challenge "3 different flowers". Come along and enter here

Products used:
Flower Backing Paper (from stock)
White card embossed
Silver Liquid Pearl
Resin Frame
Flower Ribbon
Mulbery Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts

All the best !!

Sunday, 13 April 2014

Hobby House Challenge

Good afteroon everyone.

Well the weather man says we are up for a 3 month heatwave, well I've been causing a heatwave of my own beavering away making cards for various challenges. Today's challenge is for The Hobby House Challenge "Anything Goes". You can find them here

Products used:
Plain Beige Card
Blue/Beige backing paper
White Card
Edging is done by using Magnolia Doohickey die
Fence is done by using Marianne die
Balloon die using Marianne die
Topper is "Wee Stamps" coloured in using distress Inks

Saturday, 5 April 2014

Live & Love Crafts Challenge "Chocolate"

Afternoon All

It's Saturday and all the chores are done. When finishing this card I sat back and I just wanted to eat it. Chocolate is a girls best friend, so here's my card for this months challenge. Come along and join in at

I used a 8 x 8 card to decorate. I used a Marianne die and Joy butterfly die to decorate parts of this card. I done a envelope effect using chocolate/blue backing paper. I used lace along the edges, pearls in the corner. In one corner I used 3 mulberry flowers and lush chocolate colour satin ribbon. In the other corner I coloured in a Saturated Canary digi using Tim Holtz distress pens.

Thank you

Ribbon Girl Challenge "Girly"

Afternoon all

Hope all is well. Skies are alot clearer today and the temperature is rising !! Today everyone I have done a card for the Ribbon Girl "Girly" Challenge. Please check out their challenge Blog site here

I have done this 8" x 8" card firstly using blue card and stamped all over using a wording stamp. I tore all around the edge and distressed it with weather wood distress ink. On top of that I used white card that I embossed and used a butterfly die to decorate the edge. I made the banner using a doo hickey die and thin balser wood. I have also used a balloon die, pearls and lastly Magnolia Tilda stamp and a Happy Birthday stamp. Magnolia has been coloured in using Tim Holtz distress pens.

Thank you