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

Monday, 9 June 2014

A Swap for all Seasons...

Hi Everyone,
For the month of June our swap over at A Swap for all Seasons was... it's a Guy Thing...& the de-stash items are black & Grey...I sent my swap to the lovely talented Joyce...I received from the amazing Marie..I love this swap it's so much fun please feel free to join us... over at Linda's at a Swap for all Seasons all is explained... 

My swap I sent to Joyce....each person makes a tag & a card and send some de-stash items to each other....

                                                                  my tag & card
                                                             my de-stash items for Joyce
                                                             my de-stash items for Joyce
                                                  Gorgeous Tag & Card from Marie
                                           I adore the items Marie sent me I will have fun!!
Thank you so much Marie I adore it all Your Tag & Card are so beautiful....& A big Thank you to Linda for bringing us all together each month with this fabulous swap....
Thank you so much for your visit today.. x x x x

Sunday, 8 June 2014

Eclectic Ellapu Challenge.....

Hi Everyone,
Shock...horror... I am on time!! with this challenge... Over at ECLECTIC ELLAPU---for the next three weeks there are two challenges running side by side...I am a Pinkie and the theme for the Pink team chosen by our very own super talented boss...Elaine.. "TIME" & the purple team's choice chosen by the lovely talented Tania is a Card for a Man...We would love to see all your fabulous creations why not join in on both....Have fun..

I choose to make a tag now that's a surprise ...for the Time theme....I hope you like it...

I covered the background in DI inks Antique line, scattered straw, peacock feathers, wild honey, & barn door...Then I went a bit crazy with stamping the background stamps from SU, Paperartsy, The large clock which I stamped in white is from SU..I really enjoyed getting inky fingers with this one...



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

Saturday, 7 June 2014

Dragons Dream Challenge

Hi Everyone,
I think becoming a Grandmother has made me lose my memory (lol)...So Sorry for being late with this post......
The theme over at Dragons Dream this fortnight  was chosen the lovely talented Elizabeth...the letter "I & Butterflies....Sounds fun don't you think....

My Tag I used the word INSPIRE...I love this quote...(I dedicate it to my Grandson) The Butterflies are embossed in two Different embossing powders but it looks the same? (Tarnished Gold & Gilded Gold) The background I used TH inks Antique Linen, Scattered Straw & Pumice Stone and the water flick technique.. I hope your like it...Better late than never as they say...

Looking forward to seeing your fabulous tags as always this fortnight join in the fun HERE




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

Tuesday, 3 June 2014

Craft my Life Challenge....June/July

Hi Everyone,
Over at CRAFT MY LIFE Challenge...Anything but a card, we would love to see knitting, sewing, crochet, baking, altered art, gift boxes/bags etc... anything you have created...there are some fabulous prizes to be had... pop over via the link above and have a closer look....

I made my very first patchwork bag...using the fabulous fabric from BasicGrey I hope you like it.....just don't look to close at my stitching...I hope to get better with practice...I love these designs they are from a BasicGrey fabric charm pack you can make three bags from one charm pack....I got the pattern &  idea from you tube... just type in charm pack bags...



Looking forward to seeing all your fabulous creations over the next two months....have fun creating...
Thank you so much for your kind visit...x x

Monday, 2 June 2014

Altered Eclectics Monthly Challenge

Hi Everyone,
Thank you for the kind comments on the birth of my wonderful Grandson Jude x x x

This month at ALTERED ECLECTICS We would love to see all your beautiful altered creations...this month I decided to alter a wooden butterfly I hope you like it...



I had great fun with crackle paint on this one & Alcohol inks (stream) the buttons are genuine vintage given to me by my friends Mum they are so beautiful....the image is from Cardmakers delight you can find them on ebay. ..  Looking forward to seeing all your altered pieces this month Have fun x x

Thank you for your kind visits x x x