Wednesday, 17 September 2014

TPS Fantasy Pet

Good morning all,
I'm back again as promised with my post for

Today starts a new challenge with the theme
Ribbons, Floss or Twine

I've chosen the very pretty "My Fantasy Pet" for my card today. 
  She can be found here.

I've used a flower ribbon from Making Memories Chloe's Closet
The buttons are also from the same collection.
Twine was given to me by a friend.

Marianne Creatables LR0277 die used.
StampinUp Square Lattice embossing folder
DP - S.E.I.Mimosa

Coloured with Copics
Hair:  W9, 7, 5, 4
Dress:  R39, 29, 27, 22
Gold:  YG24, 23, Y15
Dragon: BG13,B15, B00, G85, G82, YG13 G40

As always there is a wonderful prize for the winner this week 
so I hope you can join us.
...and don't forget, there is a DT Call happening right now.  
You can check it out here.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Marianne Designs Challenge #2 - Anything Goes
The Cutie Pie Challenge #78 - Shades of Autumn 

Many thanks for stopping by and leaving your wonderful comments..they really do encourage me.
Pat K x

Challenge #229 - Fab'n'Funky

Welcome everyone,

I hope your week is going well.

Summer sure has given way to let Fall have a head start this week.  
Below norm temps and rain is in the forecast....
a great time to get some crafting done.

I have 2 post for you today, the first one is for

where I am the host this week and have chosen
"Show Us a Number
as the theme.

Our sponsor is the fabulous
who generously supplied us with our choice of digis to play with.

I used "Crosswords/Word Search" for my card today.
This cute image can be found here.
The number 7 is part of the Mini Set - Cupcake Numbers that can be found here.

Coloured with Copics
Spellbinders A2 Scalloped Borders Two die
Flowers cut using SB Rose Creations Die
Pegaboo flowers added to the top
StampinUp Leaf punch

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Wednesday, 10 September 2014

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #228

Hi everyone,
Today starts a new Challenge at 

and our lovely Ciska has chosen the theme:

Cute as a Button

We are sponsored by the fabulous

who have generously supplied us with our images today.
I chose to colour the adorable
Autumns Memoir which can be found here.

Not a very good picture I'm afraid...the buttons and frame are actually mauve
..not sure why they are blue in the photo..hmmm!

MB Gentle Leaf
Martha Stewart Button punch
SB Grand Circles Die
SB Grand Decorative Circles One
DP - Doodlebug Designs

We'd love it if you could play along with us this us your buttons!

Thanks for stopping by and I really do appreciate your comments.
Pat K x

Tuesday, 9 September 2014

DT Call - TPS

Hi everyone,
Just popping by today to tell you there is a 
DT Call going on right now at 

The closing date is midnight September 19 UK time so you still have lots of time to apply.

Please check out The Paper Shelter for all the important information.

Pat K xx

Wednesday, 3 September 2014

Oh what a Knight...!!

Hi folks,
I'm back again as promised with my 2nd post for today.

This time I would like to tell you about the new challenge starting at
with a fun theme...Stars and or Hearts

I've been wanting to colour this image Brave and Cute Knight  as soon as it came available
and thought this is the perfect time because to me he is a little star....and so darn cute!

 Coloured with Copics
Sizzix Stars #2 Die
HB sentiment - MFT Big Greetings stamp set
DP - Simple Stories 24/Seven
Cosmo Cricket Circa 1934

I carried the star theme on the inside.

We'd love it if you could play along with us this week. 
If you use a TPS image you can win a $30 voucher to spend in the store
 or if you use another image you can win 3 images of your choice.

 I would like to enter the following challenges:
Cards Galore Encore Challenge #9
Sisters of Craft September Challenge
Fan-Tastic Tuesday Challenge #51

Thanks for stopping by and your lovely comments are always appreciated.
Pat K xx

Lacy Sunshine at Fab'n'Funky

Hi everyone,
I hope you are all well and having a good week so far.

Today starts a new challenge at
and our lovely Pat has chosen a Tic Tac Toe theme

Our fabulous sponsor is 
who generously supplied us with our choice of digi for this challenge.  

I selected a new image called Melanie Boo's - The Christmas Star
This will be one for my Christmas card stash...she is so cute!

Coloured with Copics
MB Frostyville Border Die
Elizabeth Crafts Merry Christmas Stand Up Helper
(I'm working on a card that uses this die as it's supposed to be used on an easel card)
Marianne LR0181 Fern die
DP - LOTV - Frosty Christmas
Charm from my stash
Pearls - Recollections

I would like to enter the following challenges:

I'll be back shortly with my second post for today.  
Thanks for stopping by,
Pat K xx

Saturday, 30 August 2014

Under the Sea

Hi everyone,
I can't believe it's the last long weekend of the Summer....phew time flies!
All the grandkids are excited for the first day of school on Tuesday 
and I know their Mom's miss them already.
I've a card to show you today that uses an adorable image from Aurora Wings called Sea Turtle Kiss. 
I went out of my comfort zone and coloured her hair turquoise!
The design paper does not show it but it is all glitter.

I coloured a piece of cheesecloth using Tim Holtz Evergreen Bough distressed Ink and water.
MB Big Splash Border and Whimsy Seashore Element dies for the starfish and sand dollar.
Coloured with Copics  and Viva Decor Ice White Pearl Pen used in her hair

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by,
Pat K x

Thursday, 28 August 2014

He's Beary Kind....

Hi everyone,
It's been awhile....I hope you are well.

I've had such fun with my granddaughters this past week.
Lots of crafting, shopping, cooking and most of all laughs....they are so much fun to have around.

I thought I would share with you a card made using a Sassy Cheryl  oldie Bentley Bear Babysits

 Tag is cut using Spellbinder Back to Basic Tags
Flower from WOC
Ribbon from my stash
Sentiment is a Stampin Up stamp

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks so much for stopping by and your lovely comments are always welcome.
Pat K x