Tuesday, 30 June 2009

No Pattern paper.

This weeks challenge on " My Time to Craft Challenge" blog is "no pattern paper" so I made my background paper using Linda Luckin stamps. Then I stamped the butterfly onto acetate and added a bindi body.

Well spotted Daisy it is indeed a dragonfly! Back to school for me!

Monday, 29 June 2009


Another girly card this time made with a dandelion stamp I have added glitter to the head of the dandelion.Finished off with some pink card candy.


Oh how I love making girly cards! Here is a pretty penny black stamp coloured in a glittered with dazzling diamonds from stampin up!

Saturday, 27 June 2009

Two Babys

I have to build up my stock of cards so here is a start for today. A couple of simple baby cards made using a cuttle bug embossing folder and cutting die.

Friday, 26 June 2009

Bear cards

Two cards with the night time bear Linda Designed. Can you tell I like him??

N is for ...................................

This week we are up to "N" on Linda's Alphabet Challenge Blog - where does the time go? Anyway I struggled to think of a N so here he is "Night time bear" it is one of Linda's fab bear stamp designs and I love him!

Thursday, 25 June 2009

Dad is 80!

Another card for the same person as the grandad card. This time for Dad! Made with the help of my cricut and a Happy Bithday stamp!


A mens card for a Grandad ordered by a friend. I thought this sentiment was very Grandaddyish!

Wednesday, 24 June 2009


A card made with a Linda Luckin Design horse stamp. I got these stamps for my birthday - I found out too how good Linda is at keeping a secret!! All finished off with some pretty card candy down the side!

Tuesday, 23 June 2009

In The Garden

This weeks theme on "My Time to Craft Challenge" is "In The Garden." Here is my card. Most of the bits on the card were birthday presents from some of my crafty friends. Go on go over to the blog and have a go this week! You can find the blog by clicking on the link at the side of my blog.

Saturday, 20 June 2009

Outside The Fat Duck!

Yet another page of us at the Fat Duck - can you tell I was impressed? Yet more Basic Grey Two Scoops paper too.

Friday, 19 June 2009

Eggs and Bacon!

Another page using some of the photos taken of my birthday treat. We had the most amazing ice cream - yes it really was eggs and bacon and it really tasted of them. Really yummy!

M is for ...............................

M is for mouse and moo! Here is my m for Linda's Alphabet Challenge blog. I used one of Linda's mouse design stamps and he fitted perfectly on a moo!

Fat Duck

For my birthday my husband treated me to luch at The Fat Duck. It was fab - I now have a few scrapbook pages to do. Here is the first one. The paper is from Basic Grey - Two Scoops - I love this paper - a little girly I suppose but never mind!

Thursday, 18 June 2009

Birthday Flutterbyes!

Another card made with some of my bithday gifts! I have been very lucky this year - infact I am very lucky every year!

Birthday Gifts

I've had a birthday last week and so I seem to have lost even more time than I usually do! Anyway I managed to get a little crafting done but not a lot. I have used a few bits of my lovely crafty birthday gifts from my lovely crafty friends on this card. If only someone had wrapped me up a couple of spare hours - how handy would that have been?
Thank you so much to everyone who helped make my birthday special! xx

Friday, 12 June 2009

Snail Porridge!!!

Here is a photo of me with some of the famous "snail porridge" it was absolutely gorgeous.

L is for .....................

The letter of the week over on Linda's Alphabet Challenge blog is "L" So I used Linda's Lion stamp - he is so cute.

Wednesday, 10 June 2009

Fathers Day

I had an order this week for 3 fathers day cards for the same father! So here they are. Always difficult to make mens cards but even more so when they are for the same person on the same day!!

I hope they are all ok - I like them anyway!

Tuesday, 9 June 2009

Sketch Card

This weeks My Time to Craft Challenge is a sketch and here is my take on it!

Sunday, 7 June 2009


Another coffee cup cuff book! I now wander round looking for different cuffs! This one is from a cafe at Bicester Village! I finished the book off with a gromlet and some ribbon.

Saturday, 6 June 2009

Birthday Wishes

This card is for a friends friend! I stamped the images then went over them with a glittery gel pen . The background white glittery paper has been embossed with a cuttlebug.

Friday, 5 June 2009

Smile Crocodile

Here is my card for today! I very smiley crocodile! I coloured him in with watercolour pencils and added glittery gel pen and green gems to his back. I then ebossed some white card with a cuttlebug folder and added K & CO paper for the background.

K is for .......................................

Kitten! This week we are up to K on Linda's Alphabet Challenge Blog. I used Linda's cat stamp for this fat book page. I added a gold inked chipboard letter K.

Thursday, 4 June 2009

Thinking Owl

Another owl stamp - this time a Hero Arts stamp. The background of the card is stamped with a Linda Luckin Swirl stamp.

No one Like You

A card made with some Hero Arts stamps. Background paper is by K & co and I embossed a piece of the same paper for the edge. Not really much to say about as you can tell!

Tuesday, 2 June 2009

You've Passed!

More cards for an order - congratulations on passing driving test for a boy and a girl. So I made the "L" plates and used a deckle edge cutter for the rip. Can you tell which one's for the girl??

8oth Birthday

I was asked to make some invites for an 80th
birthday so here they are. I made the numbers with my good old sizzix machine.

Fathers Day

This weeks My Time to Craft Challenge is "Father's Day" so here is my card. The owl is the free stamp on this months Craft Stamper