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Monday, July 21, 2014

Vintage - OLLCB DT


Here is my posting for the latest challenge over at Ooh-La-La where the theme this time is 'Vintage', I made another easel card, using image and papers from their Fleur D'Imagination CD,  the flowers are made from the same paper I used for the layering, the scroll die cut is from Memory Box, lastly I added some flat packed pearls.

Monday, July 14, 2014

Kind and Caring Thoughts - CD Sunday DT

At last I can get onto Blogger, I'm only a day late for this posting, I wasn't able to get it to load all last week for some reason, so frustrating.

This time at CD Sunday our theme is Kind and Caring Thoughts, I made a Get Well Soon card using images and papers from My Craft Studio's Papercraft Library, the edges are punched with an MS punch and the bow is made from ribbon in my stash.

Monday, July 7, 2014

Easel Card - OLLCB DT

Time for a new challenge over at Ooh-La-La Creations, this time the theme is 'Easel Card' mine is a quick and easy one and uses image and papers from their CD Men to Boys, I punched the edges with an MS punch, added a die cut buckle and a small length of ribbon through it.

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Round Again - CD Sunday DT


Good morning, I'm back again after a couple of months away due to some medical problems with my OH George, it was a worrying and stressful time for both of us, thankfully all appears to be resolved and well again.

One of the other good things for me is I didn't put my PC on very much during the past couple of months and I'm trying to stick to only switching it on a couple of times a week, it's so easy to find I've been faffing about on the thing for ages and wasted several hours and achieved nothing at all.

I have absolutely no mojo or inclination for card making at the moment, so I spent some time going through photos of my previous cards for some inspiration.  

This time at CD Sunday our theme is 'Round Again' - re-cycled, chosen by team mate Carol.  I've not been as adventurous as some of my team mates and I've stuck to just making a card.  My recycled bits are the ribbon which I saved from something I received years ago, it's more like a strip of upholstery fabric than ribbon and has on 'odd' feel to it, whilst not re-cycling as such the turquoise paper and the image are from my paper bits box, something I printed off and used parts of previously, so that's two bits of paper/card less in the box !! - but there is a long way to go to used them all up, the image is from Thomas Kincade CDs by Joanna Sheen.

Sunday, May 4, 2014

Ribbon, Lace and Gems - CD Sunday DT

This is my card for my choice of theme over at CD Sunday this week, a little bit late, it's not been a good couple of weeks, so I'm trying to catch up. I chose the theme of  'Ribbons, Lace and Gems' a very simple card this time, the image is from Faerie Poppets CD by Crafters Companion. layered onto Centura Pearl Cardstock, and finished of with lace trimmed with small gems, and a bow with a big sparkly gems in the middle.

Hope you like my choice of theme and pop over to the blog and also my teamies cards.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Faithful Friends - OLLCB DT


At long last I've been able to get onto the Blogger site, I haven't been able to access it since Saturday morning. So here I am, better late than never,  this is my DT card for the latest challenge over at Ooh-La-La, where we have have the theme of 'Faithful Friends' my images and papers are from Faithful Friends CD by Ooh-La-La Creations, I decided it was time for a Waterfall style card for a change, all finished off with some organza ribbon and Card Candi.

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Deco Drama - CD Sunday DT


Happy Easter dear followers, I hope you have a lovely day, the weather is lovely and sunny and I will be relaxing.

Today I'm showing you a Christmas card - ideal for Easter, don't you think !  It's actually for our latest theme of 'Deco Drama' over at CD Sunday, it gave me a chance to make my first Christmas card this year, a bit of late start for me, I normally start them in February, but I've been busy making wedding invites and stationery for daughter Jess's wedding a little later in the year.

My card uses images and papers from Deco Christmas CD by Debbi Moore and a template I found somewhere on the internet a couple of years ago,  I added a couple of scrolls die cut into Silver mirri card and glittered her dress for a little sparkle and finally a sparkly ribbon bow.

Hope to see your entry on the challenge this week, don't forget to pop over and see what my teamies have made.