Tuesday 28 January 2014

Sketchie Challenge at Papertake Weekly

Evening all!

Today's my last GDT card for Papertake Weekly! Thanks ladies for having me, I really enjoyed being part of the team :)

This week there's a 

Sketchie Free For All

So you can pick this week's sketch
 or any of Papertake Weekly's sketches from their archive.

I chose to use Sketch #68 from the archive.

The sponsor this time is the fabulous 
who are providing a massive $25 voucher for the lucky winner!

I was asked for a card for a soccer-mad girl's 21st birthday, so this is what I made :)

Mo's Digital Pencil Bethany
LOTV Grungy Sentiment
Computer generated sentiments
Papers from stash
Ribbon from stash
Pink gems from Ribbon Girl
Stickles and Glossy Accents
It's not very clear but the LOTV sentiment is heat embossed with silver embossing powder
Coloured with Promarkers and Copics

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:

Thanks for looking :)
Tanya xx

Tuesday 21 January 2014

Toasting marshmallows on a cold dark night :D

Hi everyone!

This week over at Papertake Weekly, the theme is

Bow Dies

so all we want you to do is to add a bow and use a die
You can do one or the other or both if you want!! 

This week we are very pleased to be sponsored by the fantabulous

ribbon girl logo
…  and check out what’s up for grabs!

Check out the website - it's full of beautiful goodies :D

So here's what I made - a birthday card for my darling niece Hana :)

Image - Saturated Canary
Sentiment - LOTV Postmark Greetings
Lace, check ribbon, hessian, pearls from Ribbon Girl
Stickles, Glossy Accents, Liquid Pearls
Cheery Lynn Doily Die
Joycrafts alphabet die
Whimsy corner die
WOC flowers
Tim Holtz bronze flower
Coloured with Promarkers

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:
Sweet Stampin Challenge - Favourite Style (distressed, shabby, sepia colours)
Cute Card Thursday - Warm it up (this is a hugely summery card for me, campfires, flowers, making smores - makes me wish it was June already! :D )

Thanks for looking :)
Tags xx

Saturday 18 January 2014

Pirate birthday

Evening all

Here's a card I made a while back, for my niece's classmate's 5th birthday. Hope you like it :)

Image - LOTV
Sentiment - Printed on the computer
Number - Joycrafts die
Tim Holtz sizzix clock die
Twine, hessian and charm from Ribbon Girl
Stickles, Glossy Accents, Aged Ivory Frantage
Coloured with Promarkers

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:
Sweet Stampin Challenge - My Favourite Style - I'm really loving frantage at the moment!

Thanks for looking :)
Tags xx

Wednesday 15 January 2014

Papertake weekly - New Stash

Hi Everyone!

This week's challenge over at Papertake Weekly is

New Year, New Stash

We just want you to use something new that you may have got for Christmas, or to use something in your stash that you haven't ever used before.

The sponsor this week is
and this week’s up for grabs prize is ...
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So here's what I made :)

I usually use the same image for every new home card I make haha, but this card was for someone who's actually already had a new home card from me in the past, so I had to change things up! I treated myself to this adorable digi from Tiddly Inks :)

Home Sweet Home by Tiddly Inks
Key charm, ribbon and pink Liquid Pearls from Ribbon Girl
Sentiment by Lili of the Valley
Coloured with Copics
Papers from Me to You pack from last year

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:
As You Like It - Favourite Colour (pink, I'm a girly girl and love it)

Thanks for looking!
Tags xx

Sunday 12 January 2014

50th Birthday

Evening all :)

Hope you're all well! And that 2014 is treating you all quite nicely. 

Here's a 50th birthday card I made for a friend to give his wife, hope you like :)

Image - LOTV The Flower Shop
Sentiments - Printed off the computer
WOC Roses
Spellbinders Floral Oval
Lace I picked up on Amazon
Ribbon from Ribbon Girl
Papers from stash
Aged black frantage powder
Tim Holtz numbers
Sitckles, Glossy Accents, Liquid Pearls
Coloured with Promarkers and Copics

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:
Live and Love Crafts Challenge - Perfume (I took inspiration for the colours from one of my favourite perfumes - DOT by Marc Jacobs)
Creative Inspirations - Blooms and Pearls (I used liquid pearls, hope that's ok)

Thanks for looking :)
Tags xx

Tuesday 7 January 2014

Papertake Weekly GDT - Anything Goes/Something New

Hi everyone!

I hope you all had a lovely Christmas and New Year, and best wishes for 2014 :) 

Papertake Weekly is back in action after the Christmas break, and this week the theme is 

Anything Goes
with the OPTIONAL EXTRA of celebrating something new.

This is sponsored by the wonderful 
who are providing the lucky winner with a £10 gift voucher to their beautiful store :)

I made a new baby card for a girl :)

Image and Sentiment - Lili of the Valley
Cuttlebug swirls embossing folder
Embossilicious Lattice embossing folder
MS doily border punch
Ribbon and lace from Ribbon Girl
Shabby pink frantage powder
Gem from WOC
Coloured with Promarkers and Copics
Stickles, Glossy Accents

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:
As You Like It challenge - Favourite colour (pink - I have more pink embellishments, ribbons, flowers etc than any other colour so it's always the first colour i reach for when crafting)

Thanks for looking :)
Tags xx