Thursday, 31 March 2011

Mother's Day Card

Hi All, the days seem to be flying by at the moment with unfortunately not much crafting being done.  I made this card on hubbie's request for his mum.  He wanted something clean and simple and not overly fussy.  I am entering it into the folllowing challenges:

Allsorts - special lady
Paperplay - For Mum

For my card I have used:

Kanban card
Heidi Swapp flower
Papermania brad
MS doily lace edge punch and butterfly punch

Thanks for looking and any comments you may leave.

Sarahxx


Tuesday, 22 March 2011

Sugar Nellie Joy


I love these Sugar Nellie Adorables digi images they are so sweet and a joy to colour.

For my card I have used:

Sugar Nellie digi coloured with Promarkers
HOTP papers and sentiments
Marianne Creatables flowers
Quickutz swirls
Nesties
Papermania bow
Craftwork Cards candy

I am entering my card into the following challenges:

Crafty Catz - Mother's Day
Stamping for weekend - Mother's Day
Die Cut Dreams - Challenge 85 Mother's Day
Charisma - To die for

Thanks for looking and any comments you leave.
Hugs Sarahxx

Sunday, 20 March 2011

A touch of spring

Hi here is an Easter card I have made using my favourite colours at the moment which are yellows and greens for spring and I thought this lovely tilda image with bunny to use with them.  How nice it was to see the sun shining all day yesterday.  Unfortunately my mum is back in hospital again after having a second major fit in two weeks which is rather worrying for us all so they are keeping her in this time to do some more tests so off to visit her this afternoon.

I have used:
Magnolia Tilda image coloured with Promarkers
Papermania papers
MS heart border, butterfly punch and frond punches
flowers and gems from stash
Crystal stickles

I am entering my card into the following challenges:

Just Magnolia - favourite colours
ASFOS - sketch
Stamp Something - something sweet
Magnolia-licious Highlights - Easter Extravaganzer

Thank you for looking and enjoy the rest of your weekend.

sarahxx

Thursday, 17 March 2011

Going Green

Morning All, this is a quick post before dashing off to work.  I have followed the fab sketch over at Just Magnolia and want to post it now before I run out of time.

I have used:

Magnolia Tilda image coloured with promarkers
Nesties, embossing folder, MS punches x 3, woodware flower punch
Papers - papermania

I am entering my card into:

Just Magnolia - sketch
Magnolia Stamp Lovers - Die Cuts
WOC - Dieing to Punch It Out
Magnolia-Iscious - Green
Papertake Weekly - Triple Tastic - 3 flowers and butterflies
Fab n Funky - Green
Paperplay - Embossing
Stamping For Weekend - Springtime
Creative Sisters - punches

Thanks for looking and any comments you may leave.

Sarahxx

Sunday, 13 March 2011

Magnolia Tilda x 2

Have eventually managed to find time to make a card have had a very busy week with one thing and another and have not been feeling very well but the sun has been shining for the weekend and I am feeling a little brighter now.

For my card I have used:

2 Magnolia Tilda images coloured with Promarkers
Tim Holtz papers
Nesties, Quickutz swirl and marianne creatable flower
MS doily lace punch

I am entering my card into the following challenges:

Magnolia Down Under - Two = 2 Magnolia images, 2 swirls and doily lace edge borders
Top Tip Tuesdays - birthdays
Fab n Funky - girlie
Simon Says - anything goes

Thank you for looking and any comments you may leave.

Sarahxx

Sunday, 6 March 2011

Romantic Window Tilda

Hope everyone is having a good weekend.  I went out to my son's football this morning and although it is quite a nice day it is still very cold and am still trying to warm up but he did win 4-2 so it was a good result for him.

The romantic window is a new stamp that I have treated myself to and I love it with all the roses dangling down from it it is so pretty.

For my card I have used:

2 Magnolia Tilda images coloured with Promarkers
K&C and Papermania Papers
Flowers, ribbon and gems from stash
MS doily edge punch (which you can just about see)

I am entering my card into the following challenges:

Die Cut Dreams - Spring Garden scene
Everybody Art - Spring
I love promarkers - green and purple
Simon Says - No Cook recipe
Fab n Funky - spring into action
Creative Inspiration - in the garden
Cute card - signs of spring
Stamping for weekend - springtime

Thanks for looking and any comments you may leave.

Sarahxx

Saturday, 5 March 2011

Vintage Tilda with Peony


Hi hope you are all having a great weekend.  I am having a lazy day today and not doing much as I have had a real busy week at work.

For my card I have used

Magnolia Tilda coloured with promarkers
Oval and lacey circle nesties, Marianne Creatables flowers, Quickutz swirls and MS heart punch
Lace and roses from Hobbycraft
Diamond stickles

I am entering my card into the following challenges:

Paperplay - vintage
Just Magnolia - anything goes with glitter
Wild Orchid Crafts - anything goes
Top Tip Tuesdays - favourites = tilda stamps and lacey nestie circles
Passion for Promarkers - Sugar rush

Thanks for looking and any comments you may leave.  Enjoy the rest of your weekend.
Hugs Sarahxx

Wednesday, 2 March 2011

LOTV Fairy

Morning all its another cold and grey day here in Biggleswade when is spring going to be here.  The evenings are definitely getting lighter but I need a bit of warmth now and some sun.  I look like Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer at the moment as I managed to scald my nose on a kettle of boiling water and all the skin has fallen off! LOL.

For my card I have used:

A gorgeous LOTV fairy coloured with Promarkers
DCWV papers
Quickutz Tag
Flowers and Gems from stash

I am entering my card into the following challenges:

LOTV - Circles
CES - flowers and flutterbys
Dream Valley - anything goes
Papertake Weekly - anything goes - DCWV paper used is very old
A Spoonful of Sugar - Tags

Thank you for looking and any comments you may leave.

Sarahxx