Sunday, 20 July 2014

Eclectic Ellapu Challenge...

Hi Everyone,
This weather is so hot I hope you all have been enjoying it and keeping safe....drinking lots (not Beer) lol and using plenty of sun protection...
Today is the start of a new Challenge over at ECLECTIC ELLAPU The Challenge is changing dates after this one...It will run on the 1st of each month so next Challenge is the 1st Aug.....

For this Challenge we have again two choices for you....Pinkies Theme is "Around the World" & the Purples "Anything Goes"   I am a Pinkie so I made a tag with the Theme Around the World..... I stamped the background with the world map from SU love this stamp... the background inks are DI frayed burlap & peacock feathers....the sentiment is a Andy Skinner Stamp...The rest is from my stash....I hope you like it....


Thank you so much for your kind visit x x x x

Friday, 18 July 2014

A SWAP FOR ALL SEASONS....JULY....

Hi Everyone,
Really folks I am losing my marbles...."stressed or what" I thought I had posted this post...the Fabulous ladies who I swapped with Please forgive me.....Over at A SWAP FOR ALL SEASONS  This is the month of July swap... the theme was share a Smile & some Purple destash items....

My swap partner was SUSIE and this is what I sent to Susie...
                                                                            Tag
                                                                            Card
                                                               De-stash items
                                  This is my card & Tag I received from the lovely PAM So
                                                                       Beautiful
                                    Love them both....
                                    Looks at this amazing stash...you have spoilt me Pam
                                     I adore it all...Thank you Pam x x x x
If you get the time please visit these two lovely ladies at their blogs you won't be disappointed..
Thank you Linda for organizing this fabulous swap....On the 1st of Aug you can sign up for the Sept swap...It's such fun and you meet the most lovely crafty people...

Thank you for your visit.... 

Wednesday, 16 July 2014

DRAGONS DREAM CHALLENGE

Hi Everyone,
Gosh its been a fortnight since I last posted..YIKES!!... Where does the time go....
Today & for the next fortnight over at DRAGONS DREAM  & it's my turn to choose the letter from the alphabet...I choose the letter H & Brown....sounds fun don't you think...The only rules are you must use at least one real stamp on your Tag.....

For my Letter H... I choose HOME... For the background I stained with frayed burlap DI...Love this colour..the stamped background is stamped from a very old stamp from my stash "sorry don't the company" the roof of the house I used the fabulous crackle paste from DecoArt Love the effect... the colours on the house are papersrtsy "mermaid & Pumpkin soup" then stamped over with the alphabet stamp from Kaisercraft...I hope you like it....Looking forward to visiting all your fabulous tags....




Thank you so much for your visit today......

Wednesday, 2 July 2014

DRAGONS DREAM CHALLENGE

Hi Everyone,
For the next fortnight over at DRAGONS DREAM the theme has been chosen by the super talented Silvia....the letter K & Heart.....We are so looking forward to all your tags for this one....

I coloured the background with Peacock feathers & blue jeans distress inks then stamped the key stamp from Kaisercraft ... I used the heart stencil and some crackle paste.. the rest of the hearts I cut out of cardboard and fran-taged them the key also was fran taged within an inch of it's life (lol) I used the Aged Scarlet &  Aged Aqua....I hope you like it.....




Thank you so much for your visit x x x x

Tuesday, 1 July 2014

ALTERED ECLECTICS CHALLENGE...

Hi Everyone,
It's the 1st of the month and that means a new challenge over at ALTERED ECLECTICS New month....New Challenge.....We would love to see any of your Altered items... No Cards please....but anything else you can alter...boxes, tins, canvas, picture frames, journals anything at all as long as you alter it we would love to see it....

I Altered a small mixed media board... I used the small roller to apply paperartsy paints pumpkin soup & mermaid... then I applied through Tim Holtz ruler stencil Decoart crackle paste, once dry I cut out the dress form (die cut) then I applied a layer of clear embossing powder... the elements I used were all from my stash...I hope you like it!....




Thank you so much for your visit today.... x x x x

Sunday, 29 June 2014

Eclectic Ellapu Challenges

Hi Everyone,
New Challenges over at ECLECTIC ELLAPU  For the next three weeks the Pink team & the Purple teams The Themes are....I am a Pinkie so our theme was chosen by the lovely talented Asha "FURRY FRIENDS" & The purples theme is "Girlie birthday with a butterfly"  Two lovely themes don't you think...Have fun creating...Looking forward to visiting you all..

I made a tag for my Furry Friend theme ... I have a cat so I went along with a pretty little cat the image is a scrap...the old fashioned German scraps...I think he's cute...the heart I cut out of some cotton & stamped the the French script from SU...the background tag I stamped with the scroll stamp from Just Rite stamp company...the lace, muslin & buttons are from my stash...I hope you like it...




Have a Happy Safe week ahead & Thank you so much for your visit today... x x x x

Wednesday, 18 June 2014

DRAGONS DREAM CHALLENGE

Hi Everyone,
I hope this finds you all well, I'm so sorry for not being around as much lately...But life has been so busy..There is not enough hours in the day to get everything done....Hopefully all will settle soon...I miss visiting you all...

For the next fortnight over at DRAGONS DREAM the new theme chosen by the lovely talented Helen is the letter "N and use a stencil" sounds fun!!

For my letter "N" I choose the word Nesting  I hope you like it....


The background was coloured with assorted Tim Holtz's inks..then stamped with the SU Dictionary large stamp & embossed in white..I used the circle stencil/mask to the middle of the tag with Peacock feather DI the little bird was stamped and cut out again a SU stamp the muslin & buttons are from my stash...Looking forward to your fabulous entries over at Dragons Dream...

Thank you so much for your visit... x x x x