Monday, September 26, 2011

Shaped card..

Afternoon everyone, A black and white card from me today.l had a play with the cuttlebug using 2 of the labels 1 and a scalloped circle. The base card is from Little Claire's ( see my sidebar for link ) as is the sentiment..The lovely Polka dot ribbon is from my lovely friend Barbara,along with the black and white , flowered vellium.l have coloured some opal pearls with a black promarker just to continue the black and white colour scheme..l have also cut out some flowers from the vellium using my EK success punch to put on the inside of the card..l want to enter this card into the challenge over at Little Claire's their theme this month is Black and White.. Over at Crafty Ribbons Challenge , their theme this week is 'Anything Goes'...Hugs Susan X

Sunday, September 25, 2011

Hi everyone !

Hi everyone ! l hope everyone is having a nice 'Sunday' ! its been a while since l joined in a challenge over at Bah!Humbug ! so l thought l would join in this weeks challenge with the theme of 'Reindeers'..The base card is from Kanban, as is the topper and sentiment. The sparkly corners,ribbon and gold star are from my stash.Its a simple card and l have just cut a panel from the front and added it on the inside..Hugs Susan x

Sunday, September 11, 2011

Tis the season....

well nearly hehe.. Its my favourite time of the year and l was very lucky to have won this very festive stamp over at Little Claire's Design Blog ( see my sidebar for details )l was delighted and had a little play..the base card and red stickles are also from 'Little Claire's '.Ribbon and paper embellishments are from my stash.The corner snowflake punch is from Xcut, and l have used fiskar's metalic pens to colour the image.l want to enter this card into the following challenges..Charisma Cardz, the theme is 'inspired by a song ' the sentiment says it all ! Over at Crafty Catz, they would like to see ribbon..Over at Crafty Creations the theme is 'Anything but a square'..Polka Doodles want 'Setting a Scene' (Christmas decorating)..See you all tomorrow,sleep well..hugs Susan x

Sunday, September 4, 2011

Happy Sunday !

Hi All, Hope everyone is having a nice weekend ? l have had a busy day today.l took myself off for a two hour walk along the coast,glad l did it early though, as the temperatures were peaking around noon.We had lunch at home today and my sister and her family popped in for a cup of tea afterwards. They have just left, so here l am hehehe The card today is a blue A5. Backing paper is from Making Memories ' Springtime ',the darker green paper a gift,Silver mirri card,Charm from a local jewellery store.All ribbons,flowers and blue pearls are from my stash. The image is from 'Whiff Of Joy 'and has been coloured using watercolour pencils and pastel chalks for the background. l am entering this card into the following challenges; Allsorts Challenge, the theme is 'Blue and Green'..Crafts and Me, they would like to see 'Add a Charm'..Over at Creative Craft, the theme is ' Just Charming '..At Stamptacular sunday challenges the theme this time is 'The skys the Limit '..Over at Craft US Crazy, the theme is 'Autumn Leaves and/or embellishemnts '.. The theme at Polka Doodles is 'Autumn Leaves'.. Have a lovely evening everyone.. Thinking about a few that are having a bit of a bad time and sending hugs..( you know who you both are XX )Hugs Susan x

Saturday, September 3, 2011

Hi All,

Greetings from a very overcast Mallorca !I am not complaining,l love it when its cooler,and hopefully we will get a bit of rain too ! I am looking forward to doing some re-organising of my craft area later today,l seem to drag everything out and onto my desk,but never put it back Hehe... Recipe for the card ; 8x8 scalloped edge card.. EK Succcess flower punch..MS border punches..Ink It Up brown pad..Gold Mirri Card..scalloped frame..Sentiment from 'Little Claire' (see side bar for link )ribbons from stash I am going to enter this card into the following challenges.. Crafty Creations, the theme is 'Dies N Punches '.. Over at Stamps R Us, 'Anything Goes'..Cute Card Thursday, Their theme this week is 'Punches'..Over at Craft Your Days Away,the theme is ' Make your own flowers ' Hope you are all enjoying your weekend..and big hugs to anyone who needs them ! Susan x

Thursday, September 1, 2011

A Card and Tag for a man..

Hi everyone, The card and tag l am showing today are made from the 'bits n pieces' box..l am entering it into the challenge over at Cards for Men, the theme is 'G' so l thought this funny little golfing card and tag fits the bill..Over at Charisma cardz the theme this week is 'Anything Goes' a nice easy one ! Hugs Susan x