Friday, 18 June 2021

Curiosity

 Hello to you all.

Whenever I am at a loss of what to do
or if my mojo goes on vacation, I always
turn to my most favourite stamp ever

"Tim Holtz Butterfly"

I have stamped , coloured with distress inks and
fussy cut my Butterfly then adhered it onto one of 
my Gelli backgrounds. The sentiment is also from
the same set.

xxx

I am entering this into

 


Tuesday, 15 June 2021

Smile

I have been playing with Indigo Blu stamps along with
Lavina stamps today, stamped them over an
inky background.

xxx

I am entering this into
Simon Says Stamp "Beautiful Blooms"

 

Tuesday, 8 June 2021

Chocolate Baroque

 Hello to you all
I am sharing a couple of my samples
made for Chocolate Baroques last TV show

My first card uses stamps from the Seaside Collage set. 
I have stamped these onto a PanPastel background.


The second card has an Oxide spray background and
I have used stamps from  the Steampunk Butterfly set, these have
been coloured with Distress inks. 

I am entering these into

Dragonfly Dreams "For the Boys"
We Love to Create "ATG"
Catch the Bug "ATG"
Creative Artiste "ATG mixed media"
Stinkin Inkers "for a man or boy"





Sunday, 6 June 2021

Peace

 Hello to you all

Well this is another card for my Christmas box.

I have used a couple of Tim Holtz stamps Over the
top of an acrylic background for this 
and added some Nuvo drops to the Holly.

xxx

I am entering this into




Tuesday, 1 June 2021

Palm Leaves

 Hello to you all

My card share today uses a Sweet Poppy stencil that I inked with
 black Versafine over a Gelli plate background .A very quick
and simple card.

xxx





Saturday, 29 May 2021

Blue Bird

 I won this stamp in a facebook group
for Crafty Individuals. Such a lovely stamp

I have stamped it onto a background made
with Acrylic paint and coloured with Distress inks.

xxx



I am entering this into


Friday, 28 May 2021

CB Samples 3

 Hello to you all

I am sharing a couple more of of my Chocolate Baroque
samples that I made for the Craft Store (Hochanda) 

The first one is called The Dutch House 







Tuesday, 25 May 2021

Kingfisher

Hello

My card share today uses the Kingfisher stamp
from Crafty Individuals. I have stamped
this onto a PanPastel background
and coloured with distress inks.The
 sentiment is from Bee Crafty
xxx



Monday, 24 May 2021

Briar Rose

 Good morning to you all

WOW the sun is shining here this morning.

My card share today uses a Chocolate Baroque stamp
Briar Rose butterfly.
This has been coloured with Distress inks

I am entering this into
We Love Chocolate Baroque "Bright sunny Colours"
Allsorts "Anything with bright sunny colours"
Crafty Catz "Anything Goes"
Stamping Sensations "Beautiful Blooms"


Friday, 21 May 2021

CB samples

 Hello to you all

I am sharing a couple more of of my Chocolate Baroque
samples that I made for the Craft Store (Hochanda) 

I have used the Bridge House for this tag also for the 
card below.



I am entering these into
Crafty Sentiments (ATG)


Thursday, 13 May 2021

CB Samples

Hello to you all

I am sharing a couple of of my Chocolate Baroque
samples that I made for the Craft Store (Hochanda) 

This is one of the House stamps by Kim Moody called
Cotswold Stone


Another by Kim Moody
this is called 

I will be back with more samples in the week
xxx









Wednesday, 12 May 2021

Thistle Butterfly

 Hello

I have been playing with the Thistle Butterfly from Chocolate Baroque
today.......Quite a CAS card the background made
with Distress ink and a stencil





Saturday, 8 May 2021

Someone Special

 My card share today uses one of my Gelli  backgrounds and the
Pretty Poppies stamp from Chocolate Baroque. This was 
coloured with distress inks. the sentiment is from Woodware

I am entering this into
Crafty Catz "ATG"
Stamping Sensations "Beautiful Blooms"


Wednesday, 5 May 2021

Tis the Season

 I am making an early start on my Christmas cards
again this year...It really worked last year.

|I have started with an old Digi I have from Polkadoodles
coloured with Pro Markers



I am entering this into
Christmas 24 "Embellishment"




Tuesday, 4 May 2021

Curiosity

I have been having a play with the Tim Holtz Butterfly Stamp
again. I treated myself to some Oxide Sprays and
that is what I used for the background. the sentiment is from
the same stamp set.

xxx


 

Monday, 3 May 2021

CAS

 Hello to you all

My card share today has been made for the challenge over at
Penny Black Saturday who are looking for "Anything Goes or CAS"
I inked the stamp up with Black Versafine ink and 
coloured with Distress inks
xxx

I am also entering this into
Stamping Sensations "Beautiful Blooms"
Allsorts "Spring Blossoms"
Crafty Catz "Anything Goes"


Tuesday, 27 April 2021

Cutie Giraffe

 Hello to you all

My card share today uses a cute Giraffe stamp from Crafty Individuals
I have first stamped the image and masked it off
before making my background with PanPastels, I
the coloured the Giraffe with a mix of Distress inks
and promarkers.
The sentiment comes from That's Crafty .

xxx


Wednesday, 21 April 2021

Life

 Hello to you all

I know I have been missing....but I have been busy with stuff I cant' 
show at the moment.

I have had a play though with this card, the background has been made on the Gelli
plate and acrylic paint, I do like this cat image by Katzelkraft and the 
sentiment is from Visible Image.

xxx



Sunday, 4 April 2021

An old Friend

 Hello 

A very Happy Easter to you all

I am sharing a card today using a PanPastel background
and a  couple of Crafty Individuals stamps


I am entering this into
Allsorts "Anything Goes"

Monday, 22 March 2021

Imagination

 I have been playing with the Eastern Grasses from
Chocolate Baroque today. 
I have smooshed some Distress inks onto some glossy cardstock
then stamped the images over the top, I then clear embossed
the images to set the ink.Lastly I stamped the sentiment

xxx



Sunday, 21 March 2021

Kingfisher

Hello to you all

My card share today uses another Crafty Individuals stamp
it is a gorgeous Kingfisher Bird. I have teamed it up with a PanPastel
background . No sentiment on this card as I am not sure who it is for

xxx



Friday, 19 March 2021

Just Because

Hello to you all, I have used a Crafty Individuals stamp
on my card share today and stamped it
over a PanPastel background.

xxx


 

Wednesday, 17 March 2021

Just to Say

 Hello to you all

My card share today uses an Inkylicious stamp over the top
of an inky background. I have done an Ombre effect from
the corner in Distress inks,and inked up the stamps with
Black Versafine.

xxx



Saturday, 13 March 2021

Thank You

 I have had the PanPastels out today along with a couple of Chocolate Baroque
stamps from the "Honeysuckle Butterfly" stamp sheet.I have coloured this with Distress
inks, the sentiment is from Inkylicious.
xxx



Thursday, 11 March 2021

Pretty Poppies

 Hello to you all

I am back with some more Chocolate Baroque stamps to share
I have used the Pretty Poppies stamp set.

My background is made with Distress Oxide layers
onto a gloss card and the stamps coloured with
Distress inks.

xxx




Tuesday, 9 March 2021

Pocket full of Dreams

I have card using a new stamp  today from
Chocolate Baroque, the stamp is called "Allium Collage"

I have stamped and clear embossed this over a background
of Distress Oxide inks and coloured the 
flower head with Distress ink




Saturday, 6 March 2021

Harebell

 Hello to you all

My card today uses another Chocolate Baroque stamp.
This is one from the Harebell Butterfly set.

I have stamped this onto water colour card and coloured with 
distress inks. 



Monday, 1 March 2021

Imagination

 Wow March 1st this year is 
speeding along,the best thing is the lighter
nights are coming.

I am sharing a card using a Chocolate Baroque stamp from
the Briar Rose Butterfly set. I have stamped this over a PanPastel background
and coloured with water markers...

XXX




Wednesday, 24 February 2021

Eastern Grasses

I have a PanPastel background today and paired it
up with some Eastern Grasses from
Chocolate Baroque.....

xxx



Monday, 22 February 2021

Many Thanks

 Hello to you all

I am sharing a card today in which I have used a stamp from the "Pretty Poppies"
by Chocolate Baroque. As usual I have coloured these blue using Distress inks.

xxx

I am entering this into
We Love Chocolate Baroque " Flowers Butterflies and Birds"



Thursday, 18 February 2021

Your Future

 Hello to you all

I  have been having an inky play today
I have used the Harmony Water Reactive inks on this card and teamed it up
with the Butterfly from the Butterfly Meadow set.

I have also coloured the butterfly with the Water Reactive inks.

xxx





Wednesday, 17 February 2021

Just to Say

 Hello to you you all

 I have been
having  a play, so I am sharing a bit of Shabby Chic today using Crafters Companion Wonderful Friend stamp and and Sara's Signature Just Homemade papers. Coloured with Illustrator Markers.

xxx




Thursday, 11 February 2021

Thank you

 Hello to you all

I am sharing a card today that is using one of my
Gelli backgrounds and a couple of Gemini Dies. The
large butterfly is the Gemini Fluttering By and I have
also used The Thank You Edgeable die.


Tuesday, 9 February 2021

Fabulous Birthday

 Hello to you all

I have been playing with some more dies today
not much stamping at all on this one.I have just used Craft card and white card
I love the pop of green from the roses




Thursday, 4 February 2021

Daisy Blossom

 Hello to you all

I have been having a inky colouring session today
I have stamped up the Daisy Blossom stamp from Crafters Companion
and coloured in with the "Water Reactive inks"
The sentiment is"Words of Love" from the Lily Collection and the
leaves framing the card are from the Wonderful Friend set.



Monday, 1 February 2021

Stained Glass Window

I have been having a play with the Gemini Stained Glass window Die
from Crafters Companion  There is a set of them and this one is called Lily.

I have teamed this up with Set in Stone Embossing Folder.

I am entering this into


Sunday, 17 January 2021

Simplicity

 Hello to you all

I had the Gelli Plate out Yesterday, great fun, the paint under my nails is
awful......anyway this is what I made with one of my 
papers this morning and the gorgeous Tim Holtz Butterfly.

xxx



Saturday, 9 January 2021

Just to Say

 I have been playing around with Embossing folders today, experimenting 
with inks. I have used Faded Jeans Distress oxide  through out for
this card. The stamp is Wind Caressed from Penny Black.

I am entering this into
Allsorts "Favorite Colour"
Penny Black Saturday "Anything Goes"



Thursday, 7 January 2021

Best Wishes

Hello to you all

Hope you are all keeping well...

My share today uses the Contemporary Watercolour papers from Sara Davies .
the Butterfly is a Gemini die  and flowers from my stash