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Monday, 8 May 2017

Ribbon and Rubber Stamp at Cutie Pie Challenge


Hi Crafters

Welcome back, please you called by.

Today I have my DT card for new challenge at Cutie Pie Challenge.

The theme is Rubber (Stamp) and Ribbon on your card and must be CUTE.

Thanks for our sponsor this time who are
CRAFTY RIBBONS


My Card


Materials
6 x 6 straight white card
papers from my favourite papers pads
from craftwork cards, daisy,ditsy,dotty Julie Loves
sentiment, ribbon, butterfly  from same as above
pearls gems

Challenge entry

Ribbon Girls Challenge
Pile it on challgenge ~130
Come and Get it Challenge


Please come back
Cheers
Sue
xxx


Sunday, 7 May 2017

Weightlifting Anyone

Hi Crafters

Gosh Sunday evening already, this weekend must of blinked and missed it.
Tonight I have a birthday card I made for one of my colleagues at work for his Birthday.


I used an image from Digi Stamp Boutique, using Alf image.
Called Weight Lifter Alf

My Card
Materials
6 x 6 white scalloped card
papers from old stash
promarkers
happy birthday sentiment from craft work cards


Challenge entry

DigiStamp Boutique May Challenge
http://digistampboutique.blogspot.co.uk/p/blog-page_7.html
Seize the birthday Challenge
http://seizethebirthday.blogspot.co.uk/2017/04/anything-goes.html

Cheers
Sue N
xxx


Saturday, 6 May 2017

LOTV Stamp



Hi Crafters

Just about back to normal now after my recent illness,
thanks for all the get well wishes,
it means a lot to me.  
Little aches in my lower back if I do too much. 
Now managing to sit on my normal chair at work !!!.   

Have a card I made for my friends Helen's birthday,
the stamp used is from LOTV and called under the weather.

I used papers from CWC daisy, ditsy, dotty paper pad,  sentiment the Julie Loves range. 
Red card, yellow card with happy birthday on. 
Daisy ribbon and finished off with three flower gems.

Delightful stamp to colour in.

My Card

Challenge entry

LOTV May Facebook Challenge

Crafty Friends Challenge Blog
Polka doodle challenge week 18
That's Crafty Challenge

Look forward to you caling back on Monday
when I have my design team card for
Cutie Pie Challenge

Cheers
Sue N
xxx


Monday, 24 April 2017

CWTC Add Some Holly Challenge


Hi Crafters

Thank you for visiting my blog,
not be very well all last week had lower back organs infection
and inflamed back muscles
Very painful unable to lay down properly to get sleep.  
Went to the Doctors had to have two sorts of medication,
one of them I had reaction too so had to be changed. 
So back to work today and hope I don't fall asleep at my desk the antibiotics
and pain killers make me sleepy............

Today I have my card for
Christmas with the Cuties Challenge - add some holly.
Thanks to our sponsor for the use of their images for the design team
Christmas Penguin stamp
Sasayaki Glitter


My Card
Materials
5 x 5 white card
Christmas backing papers
red card, green card,
promarkers
sentiment from craftwork cards
Holly die from crafters companion
glossy accents on the berries


Challenge entry

Sparkles forum christmas challenge

Thanks and see you again soon with more cards
Cheers
Sue N
xx


Monday, 10 April 2017

Bunnies and Chicks at Cutie Pie Challenge



Hi Crafters

Welcome back and welcome if first visiting my blog,
Easter is coming this forthcoming weekend.
Happy Easter and hope you receive lots of chocolate eggs.

Today I have my design team card for the new challenge at
Cutie Pie Challenge, the theme this time is Bunnies and Chicks.

Our sponsor for this challenge is
PINK Gem Designs
Thanks for the usage of your image called
Easter Bunny


My Card


Materials
papers from old stash
sentiment from craftwork cards
light green gems
flower dies
yellow card
promarkers




Challenge entry
Cheers
Sue N
xx

Sunday, 9 April 2017

Sunshine at CSD

Hi Crafters

Today this is my final post on
Crafty Sentiments Design Inspiration Post,
I have decided after two and half years
being on this design team to call it a day.

Thanks Suzette & Celine and wish you all the best for the future.

I have used for my last card the stamp called SUNSHINE. 

My Card


Materials
papers and embellishments from old stash
sentiment from craftwork cards
circle stitch die
promarkers


Challenge entry

Digi Choosday Challenge
Colour crazy Challenge
Creative Knockouts  Challenge
Artistic Inspirations Challenge
Sparkles Monthly Challenge
Polka Doodle Challenge


Cheers
Sue
xx



Monday, 27 March 2017

I love butterflies

Hi Crafters

Today I have my Card I made for tutorial at
Crafty Sentiments Designs Inspiration Blog.

Used a Tag on a card and embossed both
Tag and Card with the same embossing folder.




My Card
Materials
Long rectangle card
butterfly embossing folder
dew drops
shape die around image
promarkers
butterfly die and pearl
distressed inks, string



Creative Moments challenge
http://carabbiemomentsofcraft.blogspot.co.uk/2017/03/challenge-114-freebie.html

Crafting with friends challenge

Cheers and thanks for stopping by
Sue N
xx

Red and Green at CWTC

Hi Crafters

Welcome back, already to the end of March
Busy at work with the accounting year ends.
Today I have my card for Christmas with the Cuties #4 Challenge.

with the theme of  RED and GREEN

Thanks to our sponsor BUGABOO STAMPS 





Stamp is called Christmas SB Tree

My Card



Materials
5 x 5 scalloped card
tree brads, corrugated red card, old stash papers
promakers
sentiment from craftwork cards.

Challenge entry

Catch the bug blog challenge
Winter Wonderland For a child 
ABC christmas challenge - G for Girls
Christmas Card Throwdown challenge 



Thank you for calling, love you to leave a comment.
Cheers
Sue N
xx

Sunday, 26 March 2017

Mother's Day Make - Happy Mothers Day Mum

Hi Crafters

Happy Mothers Day

I made two MUM plaques for my mum and hubby's mum.
I purchase the mdf from Anne Marie Designs and added the 'um'

Decided this year instead of a card, I would make them for them to keep
and enjoy for all years.
Both Mum's straight away have them now
hanging in there living rooms.

This is photo's of the one I made for my mum, hubby's mum had purple butterflies.





 Materials
Anne Marie MDF plaque with large M
small mdf U and M
12 x 12 paper pack, 8 x 8 Anne Marie paper pack
string pearls, Butterfly dies and gems
pearl pins, docrafts large paper flowers,
large mulberry flowers,
flower buds and natural products
distressed inks, chalk paints
ranger crackled glue


Challenge entry

PDE Linky Party Challenge 165

Crafty Gals Corner challenge

Happy Mum Day to my special mum

Cheers
Sue
xxxx

Sunday, 19 March 2017

Three Cheers Birthday Card


Hi Crafters

This morning at 7.35am had a huge poke in the back, 
hubby shouting get up you'll be late for work.
He was looking at his alarm on mobile saying it's not worked.
I turned over and said to him it's Sunday go back to sleep........

Well what a few months we had at the office with the building work on the ground floor.
Been a brilliant group of trades men doing the work, I will missed them all.
Jimmy, Croc, Paul and Tony
So the new company renting the ground floor moved in and first day is tomorrow.


Today I have been using Digi Stamp Boutique Image


Materials used to make this card are:
Papers from craftwork card Celebrations kit
rectangle criss cross die
string, promarkers pens

My Card


Challenge Entry

Digi Boutique Stamp


Cheers
Sue



Monday, 13 March 2017

Cutie Pie Challenge Dies & Digis


Hi Crafters

Today I have my card for Cutie Pie Challenge,
the theme this time is Dies & Digis

Thanks to our Sponsor Little Miss Muffet Stamps,


I have used the image called Larrys Daffodil,
thanks for allowing us to use the image

My Card

Materials
6 x 6 white square card
old paper stash
memory box flower dies and cloud die
happy birthday yellow card from anna marie designs
yellow pearls
criss cross rectangle die
craftwork cards sentiment
daisy ribbon


Challenge Entry

Little Miss Muffet Challenges
Classic Design Team Open Challenge March
Crafting from the heart challenge 
Digi Choosday Challenge
Artistic Inspirations Challenge
Polka Doodles Challenge




Cheers
Sue N
xx

Painting Time


Hi Crafters

Gosh just about halfway through March

Today I have my card for
Crafty Sentiment Designs Inspiration Blog

I used the image called Josh Master Painter

My Card

Materials
Geo matic Papers
Hexagon dies
blue distressed inks
promarkers
rectangle dies

Challenge entry

Simply Papercrafts for all occassions
Crafting with friends challenge 
Colour Crazy Challenge
Carfty Hazel Nuts patterned paper challenge March
Crads Galore Encore Challenge March 

Cheers
Sue N
xxx

Monday, 27 February 2017

Game of Footie


Hi Crafters

Welcome back
and
Welcome for any newcomers to my little blog.

Last day of february tomorrow, another month gone by so quick.

Today I have a card I made for a tutorial at 
 to show I used three techniques to distressed the edges of backing papers.

Image used called Josh the Game stamp

My card



Materials
6 x 6 shaped card
old stash of backing papers
scissors, sand paper, 
sentiment craftwork cards
blue gems






Cheers
Sue N
xx

No one like a snowman at CWTC



Hi Crafters

Welcome back, today I my card for Challenge 3 at Christmas with the Cuties Challenge.
The theme this time is No One Like A Snowman.

Thanks to our sponsor PaperNest Dolls

Image result for paper nest dolls
for the use of this stamp called Carolling Snowmen



My Card
Materials
6 x 6 scalloped card
papers from lili of the valley old paper pads (sadly they don't do anymore)
snowflakes from Lidl
Let it snow die from crafters companion


Challenge entry

Winter Wonderland Christmas Blog Challenge



Thanks and Cheers
Sue N
xx

Thursday, 16 February 2017

Endless love

Hi Crafters

Gosh middle of February already, going by so quickly.

Today I have my design team card for Crafty Sentiments Design Inspiration blog.

The stamp I have used is called Endless Love.

My Card


Materials
8 x 8 scalloped card
papers from 8 x 8 and 6 x 6 Paper pads from Anna Marie Designs
old stash side borders
promarkers
Memory box heart die
sentiments



Pennys paper crafty challenge



Thanks for stopping by
Cheers
Sue N x

Monday, 13 February 2017

Cutie Pie Challenge 108 Simply Love

Hi Crafters

Welcome back to my little blog world

Today I have my design team card for Cutie Pie Challenge

This challenge theme is SIMPLY LOVE, thanks for our sponsor
for the use of this stamp image called
You got my heart


My Card

Materials
6 x 6 straight white card
scalloped die, yellow card
backing papers from anna marie designs
cerise leaf ribbon
love sentiment
pink heart buttons

Challenge entry

Come and Get it Challenge

Glitter n Sparkle Challenge

Crafting from the Heart challenge

Crafty friends challenge

Thanks for stopping by
See you again soon

Cheers
Sue N
xx

Monday, 6 February 2017

New Job Card

Hi Crafters

Looks like it bit of cold week, had a day off work today.
Went out for lunch with my mum and dad and spent afternoon crafting.

Made a card which is a bit different for me.
Had a card to make for member of staff leaving
for a new job in the wind turbine industry.

So I made a pin wheel card with football papers theme.
Used sentiments from craftwork cards


If you are wondering, it does spins round as well.


Challenge entry

Through the craft room door challenge
http://ttcrd.blogspot.co.uk/2017/01/ttcrd-challenge-january-31.html
Crafting with an attitude challenge
http://craftingwithanattitude.blogspot.co.uk/2017/02/challenge-24.html
Simply Papercrafts for all occasions challenge
http://simplypapercraftsforalloccassions.blogspot.co.uk/2017/01/challenge-43.html
Artistic Inspirations Challenge


Cheers
Sue
xx


Monday, 30 January 2017

CSD - Charles New World

Hi Crafters

Hoping all this well in the world of crafting for you all,
Thanks for calling by to my little blog land.

Today I have my card I made for my tutorial at
CRAFTY SENTIMENT DESIGNS Inspiration Blog
Theme is Dies, matting and layering tutorial


My Card


Materials
6 x 6 white card
Papers, banners, yellow card from stash
Heart banner die
Spellbinders die (cut of part of corners)
promarkers


Come and Get It challenge 

Cheers
Sue N 
xx



New Release

Friday, 27 January 2017

Published in Making Cards Feb 2017 Edition

Hi Crafters

I had a card published in Making Cards February 2017 Edition in the Your Cards page.

Thank you for publishing my card to all at Making Cards.



I used Crafty Sentiment Designs stamp


Cheers
Sue N
xx

Monday, 23 January 2017

CWTC - Christmas Carols And Songs

Hi Crafters

Welcome back to my little blog world.

Are you all settled into the new year of 2017 !

Today I have my card for CHRISTMAS WITH THE CUTIES, 



it's our second challenge.
Thanks for the brlliant entries for our first challenge.  

This challenge the theme is Christmas Carol and Songs, we have the lovely sponsors called
Crafty Sentiments Designs 


thanks for letting us all on the design to used your stamps.
The name of stamp I have used is called 
Hootie - Christmas Carol

My Card
Materials
Globe pattern card by craftwork cards
Circle stitch die
snowflakes from Lidl
sentiments from craftwork cards
Promarkers


Challenge entry





Cheers
Sue N
xxx


Saturday, 21 January 2017

Anyone for some DIY

Hi Crafters

How is everyone's January so far,
just seems to be going by so quickly.

Been busy making some cards for commissions,
including my mum asked me to
make one for my Dad from her for his in February birthday.
Took it round this morning and she loved it.

Just love the stamps from Digi Stamp Boutique Online Store,
they have so many brilliant male stamps.
Just suit my Dad and other male cards I make.

Here's is the one called  DIY Alf.

My Card


Materials
8 x 8 gold card
papers from the paper pads from Craftwork cards
sentiments from Craftwork cards collections
promarkers
Tonic die
grey pearls from home bargains


Challenge entry

Digi Stamp Boutique

Digi Choosday Challenge

Thanks for stopping by
See you again on Monday with my
card for challenge two for Christmas with the Cuties.

Cheers
Sue N
xxx