Friday, 19 December 2014

My stocking is a filler!

Good afternoon to you all hope your enjoying your day
I'm sure your busy with Christmas l have finished my Shopping
Only the Turkey, fresh fruit and veg to be bought and
That's me done......hopefully!!
Here is a card l made for a challenge
But didn't post it until now 
Hope you like it
And here is what l came up with
Products used
White Scalloped card/Green /Red card
Floppy latte Image Coloured with Flexmarkers/Glamour dust/3D Sticky Pads
Freebie Christmas Magazine B/P's
Spellbinders/Joy Dies
Embellishments Gems/Charm/Candi Cane from Local store
Thank you for your visit
Challenge 
Di's Snippets...pixies-snippets-playground-week-155.
Christmas wonderland...christmasblogchallengefussy-and-fancy.
Can't believe l left it till now 
Take care lots of love
Sandra H xx

Thursday, 4 December 2014

Enchanted love!!

Good morning fellow bloggers 
Oh it was a cold day yesterday and today's not much better
Here is a card l made using this adorable image 
Enchanted love!!
Items used
White Scalloped card/Pink card stock
The Paper Shelter pre-coloured image and backing paper
Marianne Designer Backing Papers (Snippet)
Spellbinders/Memory box Dies
Pearls/Ribbon from stash
Challenges
Mrs A's Butterfly challenge...Fairies...butterflyspotchallenge-all-kinds-of-fairies.
Whimsyinspires anything-goes...whimsy-challenge-78-anything-goes.
Thank you for your time 
l'd also like to pass on my thoughts to Jim and family
 On a sad note just like to say if you knew Bernie
One of our blogging friends it's so sad to hear that Bernie passed away in 
2013 my heart goes out to the family
Rip dear friend you will be truly missed
Take care all xxx

Monday, 1 December 2014

It's a Blue Blue Blue Blue Christmas!!

Challenge 47 It's a Blue Blue Christmas
 Hello and welcome to another great challenge over at 
sparklesforumchristmaschallenge
 Chosen this time by our very own Shaz
Don't you just love Elvis l can hear myself singing this but l know you won't
As l sound like a drowned rat....as the saying goes.....lol 
This is one of my favourite Christmas colours so l was extra happy with this challenge
As always we have a Sponsor
The lucky winner will receive 2 Dies or 1 Die and 1 Stamp
And here is my creation
Items used
White Scalloped card stock 
Lotv Christmas Backing Papers 
White & Blue Card
Gorgeous Nicki from Saturated Canary images where you will find
 Here
Coloured with Pro/Flexmarkers l even did my 1st bit of shadowing
Spellbinders, Memory Box, Magnolia, Marianne Dies
Bakers Twine, Gemstones, Distressed Ink 3D Stick pads
Most of the Elements are cut out on white card 
And to my amazment l distressed them now l'm hooked 
l didn't realise how great distressing was and so easy 
Sentiment is Computer generated the font l downloaded it if you would like
The link l can get it for you have you noticed the wording has christmas hats on 
So clever and so effective would probably stand out better in Red
Now that's my creation how about checking out my fellow teamies
 Here
Please come and join in the challenge it would be great to see what you create
Have a lovely day and many thanks for popping by
Challenges
Di's snippets...pixies-snippets-playground-week-153.
Craftyhazelnuts extra...chnc-challenge-extra-for-december-2014.
Craftyhazelnuts patternedpapers...craftyhazelnuts-patterned-paper.
Incywincydesigns nontraditionalcolours...christmas-non-traditional-colours-no.
Sandra H xxx

Thursday, 27 November 2014

You're my kind of guy!!

Good morning all hope your well
Here is a card l created using these adorable Magnolia images
 Side View
 Sentiment
 Items used
White Scalloped card/Blue card stock
Marianne D/P's
Magnolia images
Copics
Spellbinders Dies
Gems/3D Sticky pad/Sentiment from stash
Challenges
Take your pick.....Sketch 96  Blue/Green...papertakeweekly.take-your-pick.
Thank you for your time hope you enjoy your day
Sandra H xx

Tuesday, 25 November 2014

St Rudolphs Day

Good morning fellow blogger
Hope your well and have started your Christmas cards if not 
Read below this is an ideal challenge to build up your list
Yes its Sarn’s St Rudolph’s Day happens on the 25th of each month 
The challenge is to make not one but two or more Christmas creations 
And here is what l came up with 
 
 
 
l had to go through my blog list for the last 10 months to double check l hadn't used these before
l think it's the toppers which l have loads and have used a fair few recently on challenges but
l can re-assure you l haven't used these before and the beauty of these cards are mostly made
Up of snippets so l can not only enter into Sarns challenge here l can also enter into Di's Here
Craftyhazelnutsextra...Here
CraftyhazelnutsPatternedpapers...Here
Craftyhazelnutsgetreadyforchristmas...Here
How about yourselves fancy the challenge ..............go on 
Other items used
White/Red/Green card stock
Wild Rose Studio Backing Papers
Tools....Spellbinders/woodware
Other embellishments from Stash
Challenges
Rudolph day Final for this year...rudolph-day-november-2014.
Snippets...pixies-snippets-playground-week-152.
Extra...chnc-challenge-extra-for-november-2014.
Patternedpaper...craftyhazelnuts-patterned-paper
Gettingreadyforchristmas...chnc-challenge-204-getting-ready-for.
 Thank you for visiting your most welcome and thank you for 
Any comments you leave they are always appreciated
Take care Sandra H xx



Thursday, 20 November 2014

Paper pieced

Hello all hope your well
Quick post as l'm busy wrapping presents
Here is a card l put together for Mrs A's Butterfly challenge
Paper Pieced....paper-pieced-butterflies.

 Recipe
Kanban/Green/Yellow/card stock & Sentiment
Using the same cards to create the Paper Pieced Butterflies (Snippets)
Spellbinder Dies/Memory Box Die
3D Sticky pads
Challenge 
Thank you for your time and have a lovely day
Sandra H xx

Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Anything but a card!!

Hello fellow crafters 
Hope all is well
Todays weather is a little brighter with the sun
Popping in and out no rain and not so cold
Thank you for popping by
l'd like to share my Pen/Pencil holder where l got the idea from Jo
Here


Simply used empty gravy containers 
Add some designer papers and stick together with quality glue
Add ribbon/pens/pencils and this is the finished item
Challenges
Allsorts...anything-but-a-card...allsortschallenge-anything-but-card.
 Craftingmusketeers...anything-but-a-card...craftingmusketeers-anything-but.
The crafting cafe...not a card...thecraftingcafenovember-challenge-not-card.html
 Thank you for your time and your comments which are always apprecitated
Hope you enjoy your day xx