Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Flowers ~~

Hi there,
How is everyone doing?
I'm back after a fabulous vacation with my family.  
Difficult getting back into the swing of things .....

Time for a new challenge at


where our host is the wonderful Wendy who has chosen the theme "Flowers"

I've coloured a digi generously supplied by our fabulous sponsor
this week "Lia Stampz"  This one is from a flower set found here 


  ..sorry about the wonky picture...must be all the margarita's!

Coloured with copics
V20, V22, V25, V17
G24, G28, YG25, YG13
Spellbinder dies used:
Victorian Medallion Three
Labels 10
Memory Box Grand Happy Birthday die

Hope you get a chance to play along with us this week and
check out the fabulous inspiration from my talented team mates.
Thanks for stopping by,
hugs,


Friday, 17 March 2017

Christmas card for a Child

Hi everyone,
Today starts a new challenge at
where the theme is
"For a Child"

We would like to see a Christmas creation for a child.

We are sponsored by the fabulous


 
 
Time did not permit me to use one of their lovely images
that was so generously supplied.  I was packing for my trip and tying up loose ends
so I searched thru my photos and found this card I made some time ago.


Image is a pre-coloured Sassy Cheryl  digi.

Thanks for stopping by,
hugs,

Monday, 13 March 2017

Cutie Pie's #109

Hi everyone,

I've scheduled this post as I should be sitting on the beach when this challenges goes live.
...tough life I know.

It's time for a new challenge at
where we have the theme
"Dies & Digi's"

We have the wonderful "2 Cute Ink" sponsoring us this challenge. 
They generously supplied us with
digi's to play with and I chose "Larry's Daffodil


Tim Holtz butterfly border die used as well as Spellbinder
 Postage Stamp die
Coloured with copics. 
 
Hope you get a chance to play along with us.
hugs,
 


Wednesday, 8 March 2017

#341 ~ Music

Hi everyone,
Hope all is well.

Today starts a new challenge at
where our lovely Chris has chosen the theme
"Music or Inspired by a Song"

We are sponsored by the fabulous

I've used an image that is a favourite and has been in my stash for a long time.
She is called "Star" and is available here in the shop.


Coloured with Copics
Tim Holtz star banner die

Hope you get a chance to play along with us this week
and pop on over to the blog to see the wonderful inspiration from my
very talented team mates.

Thanks for stopping by,
hugs,
 

Friday, 3 March 2017

Fussy & Fancy Friday Challenge #182

Hello everyone,
I hope you've had a good week.
We've had such a great winter here but March is coming in like a Lion.
We are back to freezing temperatures with some very high winds.
Brrrr...we almost forgot what winter is like here in Southern Ontario.
 
It's Team A's turn to post this week for  
Our lovely host Jay has chosen the theme "Anything Goes"

I've used a favourite image from LOTV to create this birthday card for our daughter.

 
All of the items for this card are from my stash.
I'm still digging out after our move but I did manage to locate my sewing machine.

I hope you get a chance to play along with us and stop by the blog
and see the amazing inspiration from my talented team mates.
hugs,

Wednesday, 22 February 2017

I'm Back...

Hello Everyone,
It's been a rocky ride and I never want to do it again!  The move went well but it's all the stuff that needs
doing afterwards.  I was without internet for 10 days, missed a few posts but should be okay now (even though I'm sitting on the floor as I type). Still need to set up my craft area. 
We have the best family and friends...we couldn't have done this without you.

On to business...today starts a new challenge at
where our lovely Ginny is hosting this "Christmas" theme.

I coloured with copics a sweet stamp from Whimsy Stamps.
Apologies for the picture...still not set up and I'm missing my southern exposure.


We are sponsored by the wonderful

I hope you get to play along with us this week
and check out the fabulous inspiration from my lovely team mates.
hugs,


Wednesday, 8 February 2017

So cute

Hi everyone,
So sorry I have not been around  lately. 
We are moving this Saturday and there has been no time to do any visiting or crafting. 
Thank you all for sticking with me and hopefully life will get back to normal for me in a couple of weeks.

Today starts a new challenge at
where our fabulous Wends is hosting
with a theme of Love or Wild Animals

We have the fantastic Paper Shelter as our sponsor this week.

I planned ahead and made this card using The Paper Shelter pre-coloured image 
Teacup Yorkie available here in the shop. 
 And yes I did stretch the theme a little by
 lovin my wild little yorkie

 I do hope you get to play along with us this week and check out
the wonderful inspiration from my talented team mates
hugs,

 

Friday, 3 February 2017

Fussy and Fancy

Hi folks,
We've had a nice long break at 
and now we are back all rested and ready to start off the year with the theme of
 "Fussy and Fancy". 

I've used a decoupage image on my card today.



I hope you get to play along with us.
hugs,


Saturday, 28 January 2017

Happy New Year

Hi everyone,
Happy Chinese New Year to those celebrating.

I've made a special card for a very special family.

Papers are all from Michaels
Die is a Spellbinders...sorry I don't know the name as they are all 
packed away ready for the move.


May the year of the Rooster be a good one for you.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Crafty Purple Frog - New Beginnings
Daisy Chain Challenge #4 - Add Some Sparkle
Inspiration Destination  #120 

Thanks for stopping by today.
hugs,

Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Ribbons & Pearls

Hi everyone,
I hope you're having a good week. 

Today starts a new challenge at 
 where our lovely host Jools has chosen the theme of
 "Ribbons and or Pearls"

I've coloured with Copics a digital image generously supplied
by our wonderful sponsor this week Digital Delights
This cutie is called Heart and Rose Bunny available here in the shop.

 
I've kept my card pretty cas using ribbon from my stash and cutting the
image using MFT stitched circle die.
 
Digital Delights will be offering a $5. gift voucher to this week's lucky winner.


I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today. Hope you get a chance to play along
with us this week.
hugs,
 

Friday, 20 January 2017

Spring Fever and More at Winter Wonderland

Hi everyone,
Today starts a new challenge at
where the theme chosen by our lovely Marlene is
Spring Fever, Sunshine, Flowers, Romance
(and you don't have to make a Christmas card for this challenge)

We don't have a sponsor for this challenge, however we will choose a winner
using Mr. Random and the winner will receive a surprise prize from Kath.

I've a birthday card for you that uses one of my favourite images
from Aurora Wings, Corner Rose.  Coloured using Zig Markers on water colour paper.


I hope you get a change to play along with us and
thanks for stopping by.
hugs,

Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Birthday with a Number

Hello everyone,
Back for the second time this week...oh it's been a good one.
I'm hosting for
Where I've chosen the theme "Birthday With a Number"

We are sponsored by the fantastic
I've used a pre-colored image called Cute Puppy Colored 
to make this shaker card.

 Die-namics Pierced Square frame used with a 4x4 in. piece of acetate
to create the shaker box.
Balloon is also a Die-namics die, cut and run thru my Xyron then sprinkled
with Glamour Dust.
Stars and red twine from my stash


Hope you get a chance to play along with us this week
and check out the wonderful inspiration from my team mates.
hugs,


Monday, 9 January 2017

Winter Warmers at The Cutie Pies

Hi everyone,
 I hope you had a wonderful holiday season. Sending you all good wishes for 2017.
It's been so long since my last post.  Life has slowed down a little for us and by the end of February I'm hopeful life will be back to normal.

Today starts a new challenge at
where the theme is "Winter Warmers"

We are fortunate to be sponsored by the fabulous Bugaboo Digital Stamps
and the very creative Crafty Sentiments Designs

My card uses a sweet digital image from Bugaboo Stamps called 

Coloured with Copics.  Memory Box Frostyville Wreath on red mirror card.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
A Perfect Time to Craft Challenge
Christmas Cards All Year Round January Challenge
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge Extra

Thanks for stopping by. Hope you get a chance to play along
with us and visit the blog for more inspiration from our talented DT.
hugs,

Friday, 16 December 2016

Someone Special

Hi everyone,
Friday and time for a new challenge at 
where the theme is "For Someone Special or Happy New Year"  

I've coloured with Copics an adorable digital image from our wonderful


Two of my favourite dies used for the trees, MB and Marianne Dies
Snowflake corner is a MB die
Sentiment created in Word
Ribbon - Martha Stewart
DP - Basic Grey

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for dropping by today. 
hugs

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Cute Kittie

Hi everyone,
Hope  your day is going well.  
I can't believe Christmas is around the corner and there is still so much left to do.
How does it sneak up on me I wonder!

Today starts a new challenge at
where our lovely host Susan has chosen the theme "Glitter and Sparkle" 

I've coloured the adorable
a digital image by our wonderful sponsor this week


I've used  two sheets from Craft Smith Silver Gift Pack.
 Sorry my photo is so dark and does
not show the lovely shine this paper has.  
Snowflake die is Joy Craft Ice Crystals
Smaller Snowflake from SB 2013 die
Snowflake arch - Marianne Craftable
Tag - LOTV stamp

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by.  Hope you get a chance to play along with us
this time. We'd love to see you there.
hugs,