Sunday 29 June 2014

Roses for PanPastel

Hello, I am here today with my card for PanPastel. The theme being
Roses are a Girls Best Friend
I started by colouring my background  with PanPastels, by masking off my moon and tearing some card to form the hills. I then sprayed some cheap hairspray over to seal it .
When dry I stamped my images and sentment with black Versafine, I coloured my roses with Distress inks

There is a fab prize of a Mask and a PanPastel from Premium Craft Brands for the lucky winner

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4 Crafty Girls "Anything Goes"
C.R.A.F.T "Thank You"
Chocolate Coffee "Summer Days"
Crafty Catz "Anything Goes"
Creative Corner "Flowers"
Sister Act "Anything Goes"
Suzy Bee's "Anything Goes"

Friday 27 June 2014


Morning to you all,well the heavens have opened up here,I dare say the garden will be happy!. My share today uses an Inkylicious stamp "Daydreamer" 
I first coloured the background in with PanPastels then stamped my image and clear embossed it.

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4 Crafty Girls "Anything Goes"
Simon Says Stamp "Anything Goes"
Fantastic Tuesday "Anything Goes"

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Wednesday 25 June 2014

All That Glitters

Hello to you all, I am back again,this time with a Wooden Plaque that I have decorated.... I have done a few of these now and am decorating the panels on our doors with them !!!!!
I have first painted this with acrylic paint Then when this was dry put some Sparkle Medium through a stencil,I have also used some of the sparkle medium around the edges,it gives a great distressed look,I finally finished with the sentiment and

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Imagination Crafts "All that Glitters"
Simon Says Stamp "Anything Goes"

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Wall Tag 27

Well,, I am now over half way with my tag marathon, so here is No 27. I have used PanPastels for the backing of this Phthalo Blue and Burnt Sienna and to get the darker blue leaves I first dabbed some Versamark through the stencil then went over with Phthalo blue,it comes out darker by doing this.
The stamps I have used are from Indigo Blu both the image and
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Indigo Blu "Tag your It"
All Crafts "Anything but a Card"
One stitch at a Time "Anything Goes"
Just Inspirational "Anything Goes"
Party Time Tuesday "Anything Goes"

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Tuesday 24 June 2014

Chocolate Baroque" Wishing you Love"

Hello to you all. I am back again this time sharing a card made using one of the beautiful new stamps from 
I first painted my card with Blue and white Acrylic paint,then inked up my image with Black Versafine  and using Acrylic paints proceeded to colour it. After this I used some Shaded Lilac Distress ink through a stencil and edged with Black Soot. 
The sentiment is from the Birthday Words stamp sheet.

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Allsorts "How does your Garden Grow"
Crafting at the Weekend "Anything Goes"
Crafting from the Heart "Anything Goes"
One stitch at a Time "Anything Goes"
Creative Moments "Anything Goes"

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Country View Crafts #16

Hello to you all,I am here showing my sample for Country View Crafts this month. Our theme is

"Only Men Allowed"
So anything with a male theme.....
I started by dividing my card into three and masking off the sections, sponged over with Weathered Wood  distress ink.

I then stamped my image in the middle with Black Versafine ink and clear embossed

Next I inked through my  stencil with some Bundled Sage distress ink

I Stamped my sentiment  and again clear embossed with Black Versafine ink then edged it all with some Black soot Distress Ink
And finally matted it onto some white card that I had coloured with Weathered Wood distress ink and a black card blank then popped on some card candy. I hope you like
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Doodle Pantry "Make it Manly"
Penny Black Saturday "Boy Boys Boys"
Crafting at the Weekend "Anything Goes"
One stitch at a Time "Anything Goes"

Sunday 22 June 2014

Flora and Fauna Inspiration

Hello, I am back with an inspiration card for PanPastel the theme being
Flora and Fauna 
I have used a Sheena stamp for this.... I first made my background using  Permanent Red, Magenta and Diarylide Yellow PanPastels while masking out the moon.I then gave it a quick spritz of some cheap hairspray to set the pastels. My images were then stamped  with Black Versafine

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A Girl Who Crafts "Anything Goes"
Sister Act "Anything Goes"
4 Crafty Girls "Anything Goes"
Papercrafting Journey "Anything Goes"
Artistic Stamper "Colour it Red"
That Craft Place "Anythng Goes"

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Saturday 21 June 2014

Scribbly Birds

Hello to you all, the stamp I have used today is from a set I have been after for yonks and Tommy treated me to them after I kept going on about them. Dina Wakley "Scribbly Birds" is what I am talking about. You get 4 different bird images and one of them looks just like a Robin,ideal for Christmas cards... 
I started by stamping my bird and then painting in a branch for him to perch on,he was coloured in with a mix of Distress inkd and Fresco paints then I inked up my background with Peacock Feathers distress ink. and used Mowed Lawn DI through the Paper Artsy Leaf
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A Girl Who Crafts "Anything Goes"
Sister Act "Anything Goes"
4 Crafty Girls "Anything Goes"
Papercrafting Journey "Anything Goes"

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Thursday 19 June 2014

Many Thanks

Hello to you all,I am sharing a card I made for the challenge over at "Dragons Dream Tag it on" but silly me forgot it was meant to be a tag......Never mind I am having lots of blond moments just lately.......Anyway onto my card, I stuck some Tim Holtz tissue onto some white card then muted by painting over some Gesso, I then coloured the background with Magenta and Diarylide Yellow PanPastels. I Put some texture paste through the leaf stencil and when it dried I coloured it with Chromium Oxide Green shade The butterfly is one from the Harebell Butterfly stamp sheet  from Chocolate Baroque also coloured with
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Crafting By Designs "Anything Goes"
Rubies Rainbow "Flora and Fauna"
Die Cuttin Divas "Things with Wings"

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Wednesday 18 June 2014

Sporty Billie

Hello to you all,my share today uses a Polkadoodle image, she is called Sporty Billie a fab image for teenagers I have coloured with Promarkers,my backing paper are from Basic Grey "Out of Print" I have had this pad forever so thought I had better start using it. The envelope die is from Marianne
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Graphit Markers "Blondie"
Tuesday Throwdown "Celebrations"
2 Cute Ink "Birthdays"

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Tuesday 17 June 2014

Urban Girl

Wow it is such a long time since I coloured this image, it was always one of my favorites from Cuddly Buddly, I have coloured her with Promarkers and used pink Petticoat
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Graphit Markers "Blondie
Crafting from the Heart "Anything Goes"
Love to Create "Anything Goes"

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Chocolate Baroque Blue Birthday

Hello to you all, I have another card to share using the fabulous Harebell Butterfly stamp sheet. I first stamped and coloured my image using Distress Inks then stenciled the background and decoupaged the butterfly,leaving the sentiment till
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Crafting From the Heart "Anything Goes"
Love to Create "Anything Goes"
Through the Purple Haze "Anything Goes"

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Monday 16 June 2014

Wall Tag 26

Hello to you all,I am sharing wall tag 26 today.
I first coloured my background with PanPastels  in what I thought were rainbow colours,then stamped my images  with black versafine and clear embossed. The lady with the umbrella and sentiment are from Inkylicious and the raindrops are from Ryn .
I finished off by dry brushing some white fresco paint around the edge and inking it with Black Soot distress

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