Friday, 29 June 2012

Saturated Canary 30th Birthday Card

Good evening.  Friday evenings has to be my favourite time of the week with the whole weekend ahead of me.  My eldest James has three of his friends to sleep tonight so am feeling a little outnumbered! It is going to be a long night!

Today I have a card to share which I made for my sister in law's 30th birthday.  I have used a gorgeous Saturated Canary image for the first time and I love her she was a joy to colour.

Items used:
Image: Saturated Canary
Medium: Promarkers
Punches/Dies - MS deep edge doily punch, Quickutz cirle die and Memory Box corner die

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:-

Crafts and Me - Birthdays
I Love Promarkers - Anything Goes
Paper Shelter - Punches and Dies
Charisma Cards - Anything Goes
Delightful Challenges - Celebrations
MAWTT - Birthdays
Bunny Zoe - Girls Girls Girls
Totally Papercrafts - Can You Digi It

Have a great weekend.

Hugs Sarahxx

Saturday, 23 June 2012

Craft Your Days Away DT Card # 48 Teddy Bears

Good morning and welcome to the weekend.  The sun is shining for the moment but for how long!  Hasn't the weather been dreadful and it will soon be July!

Another fortnight has flown by and that means it is time for great another challenge at Craft Your Days Away. This fortnight the lovely Caz has chosen the great theme of teddy bears and here is my card using the oh so cute image from our sponsor StampFairy and she is Linda Fairy.

Our sponsor the fab StampFairy are offering one lucky winner a $10 gift certificate.  

Please pop over to CYDA and see my teamies fab creations and we would love to see your teddy bear creations too.

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:-

Paperplay - Use a die = nestie oval and Memor box scrollwork
Passion for Promarkers - Glitter and Pastel - her wings have been glittered
Papertake weekly - bingo = ribbon, free and blooms
Charisma Cards - summer
Cute Card Thursday - Here comes summer
Crafty Catz - pastels

Hope everyone has a great weekend.

Hugs Sarahxx

Friday, 15 June 2012

Father's Day Cards

Good evening and today I have some father's day cards to share.  I do not really have many male stamps and the ones I do have are more for boys so I have used my trusty Kanban seaside collection and Hunkydory toppers for my cards and I have three to share.

I would like to enter my cards into the following challenges:--

Paperplay - For a man with twine
Charisma - Male cards
CRAFT - Father's Day
Dream Valley - For that special guy
Do You STack Up - Boys/Men
Fab n Funky - Father's Day
Divas by Design - Summertime
Fussy and Fancy - For the boys

Have a great weekend.

Hugs Sarahxx

Saturday, 9 June 2012

Craft Your Days Away DT Card # 47 - Bingo

Good morning and the sun is actually out here today in Biggleswade for a change.  The half term weather has been awful especially yesterday when it rained all day and we had gale force winds.

Today we have another great challenge for you over at Craft Your Days Away and the lovely Julie has chosen the fab challenge of bingo and her is my card:

Items used: LOTV die cute image
Craftwork cards sentiment
Papermania papers
MS doily border punch and heart punch
Memory box scroll works die
Doily from stash
WOC flowers

And here is the bingo grid:

Julie's Bingo Grid

We are sponsored this fortnight by the fab The Pretty LIttle Ribbon Shop who are offering an amazing prize of a bumper pack of gorgeous rhinestones.

I would also like to enter my card into the following challenges:-

Papertake weekly - anything goes
Fussy and Fancy - swirls and flourishes
My Mum's Craft Shop - bingo - die cut, gems, animal image

Please pop over to Craft Your Days Away and see my teamies fab creations and we would love to see yours too.

Have a great weekend.

Hugs Sarahxx

Sunday, 3 June 2012

Lavender Daisy

Good morning and I hope you are enjoying the special jubilee weekend despite of the typical bank holiday weather we are having.  It is grey and pouring with rain this morning.  I have 9 days off week so am looking forward to lots of craftee time but am hoping the weather brightens up so I can get out with my boys.

Today I have made a card using my favourite (well one of them anyway!) stamps and it is the gorgeous Sugar Nellie Daisy by Elisabeth Bell.  I have followed the fab sketch at The Sugar Bowl.

Items used:

Sugar Nellie Daisy coloured with Promarkers
Papermania capsule paper
Doohickey fence die and Marianne Designs butterfly die

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:-

Oldie but Goodie - anything goes - stamp is over 6 months old
Simon Says - anything goes
The Sugar Bowl - sketch plus lavender
Creative Inspirations - Sparkle/Diamond
Divas by Design - anything goes
Charimsa - bling
Sweet stamping - favourite stamp
Fashionista - simply summer

Have a great weekend whatever you are doing on this special bank holiday weekend here in the UK.

Hugs Sarahxx