Monday, 18 September 2017

Stick it Down - September Challenge

Hello all !!

Stopping by to share my DT make for the new  Stick it down challenge. 

Here is the sketch 

Here is my Take on the sketch !!! 

I used the gorgeous image is over the moon by Whimsy stamps

I have coloured the image with copic markers and Spectrum Noir Markers. 

I used distress inks for the background. 

Thanks for stopping by x 

Monday, 4 September 2017

TTCRD Magazine - September/October

Good Morning !!! 

The September/October magazine has now been released for TTCRD 

 One of my cards featured in the Magazine. 

A beautiful Diorama card. 

Image is Perched at Dawn - From Crafts and Me

Cute Tealight card and gift box 

Image is Reindeer games - From Tiddly Inks

There is a tutorial on how to make this cute project in TTRCD magazine. 

Full details can be found in the magazine 

Here is a preview: 

You can subscribe to the magazine  Here:

Thank you for stopping by x 

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Wednesday, 30 August 2017

Connie Fong - Butterfly Princess

Stopping by by with a card to share with you all !!! 

Image is Butterfly Princess - From Connie Fong

I coloured the image with distress markers. 

Colours used: 

Vintage photo, Tattered Rose, Aged Mahogany, Weathered Wood and Antique Linen. 

Backing papers are from Sara Davies Shabby chic collection. 

I added some blue ribbon, paper flowers and some gems to embellish the card. 

Thank you for stopping by x 

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Ching Chou Kuik - Aurora Woods.

Good Morning 

I would like to share another card with you. 

I used the image  - Aurora Woods by Ching - Chou Kuik 

I printed the Image on to watercolour card 

And coloured it with Distress Markers : 

Aged Mahogany, antique linen, forest green  Vintage photo, tattered lace and black soot. 

I adore this image.

I used vintage photo distress in around the edges of the picture, and matted it on to burgundy card. 

I printed some coordinating backing papers from Romantic letters

I distressed the edges of the paper with my craft Knife, and used vintage photo distress inks around the edges. 

I matted these on to Kraft card - and again used vintage photo distress inks around the edges. 


I added some lace, white paper flowers and  added some white wired berries and stamens to embellish the card. 

Thank you for stopping by x 

Entered in the following challenges:

Ching chou Kuik inspiration and blog challenge

Monday, 21 August 2017

Christmas crafting !

Good afternoon !! 

Another Christmas card to share with you. 

The digital image is winter Fairy from wee stamps

I printed the image onto Kippers Hobby A4 185 gsm watercolour paper with my laser printer.

I coloured the image with Distress markers 

Colours used: Vintage photo, aged mahogany, weathered wood, Tattered rose, antique linen and Forest  moss. 

I printed two coordinating papers. The backing  papers are from Romantic Letters  I printed  om to smooth white card. 

I matted them onto black card stock. 

I added some paper flowers, lace, ribbon, gems and a bell to embellish the card. 

I will add a sentiment at a later date. 

I hope you like it. 

Thank you for stopping by x 

Entered into the following challenges: 

Stick it down challenge

Hello all !!! 

It's time for the new card sketch challenge on the Stick it down blog

Here is the sketch

Here is my inspiration card ! 

Such a fun card ! 

Digi stamps and backing paper are from   

Jo Kavanagh Designs 

You can find them here

I coloured the images with Spectrum Noir  illustrator markers. 

Cameo green, Bamboo, Salad, Lime green, Purple, Hydrangea and lilac. 

I printed off the sentiment. 

Other products used: 

Black card, white card 
3d foam pads 
Googly eyes
Double sided tape. 

Tuesday, 15 August 2017


Good evening all !!! 

It won't be long before Christmas is upon us, So I have decided to make a start on my Christmas cards.

This Gorgeous image is Holly from Whimsy stamps

Isn't she stunning ! 

I tried out some new card for my colouring today, and I'm really chuffed with the results. 

I used DCP by Claire Fontaine - 250 gsm  colour copy. 

I got it from WL Coller

I coloured the image with a mixture of copic markers and SN Illustrator markers. 

Colours used: 

Skon - copic - E04, E11, E21, E00 AND E50 

Hair - Copic E29, E57  and SN - GB7

Clothes/berries  - SN - DR6, DR4, CR11 and DR1 

SN - DG3, DG2 and CG1 

Leaves - Copic - G99, G82 and Y11

Snow and wings - Copic - BGOOO and blender. 

Ear muffs - SN- BGR1 

I printed two sheets of coordinating papers from OriginsDigitalCurio

I cut three squares and matted them on to black card. 

I embellished the card with:

Sara Davies Shabby Chic dies - Graceful edge and Lace doily. 

I also used a die from M C Boutique Bow floral die  from  The Works

I finished embellishing the card with a few pearls. I forgot to add the sentiment though, 

Thank you for stopping by x 

Stick it Down - September Challenge

Hello all !! Stopping by to share my DT make for the new   Stick it down  challenge.  Here is the sketch  Here is...