Monday 11 March 2013


Hi Peeps
A wee card I made this afternoon:

  • Cardstock from my stash.
  • Sentiment is computer generated with the free Droid Robot font and embossed with Anita's 3D gloss.
  • Robots (androids) created with the free Roundabout font.
  • Added a few googly eyes and some East of India washi tape.

Right-e-o, a few challenges:
Cards For Men - Monochrome
Card Mania Lots of Layers
Crafty Cardmakers - Masculine Birthday featuring Technology or Gadget
Crafty Catz – All Stitched Up! 
Make it Monday - always Anything Goes
Pause, Dream, Enjoy - For the Boys

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Sunday 10 March 2013


Hi Peeps

A card I'd like to share today made for a very special workmate who's leaving:

Paper is from Pink Petticoat's Marshmallow pattern pack. I love love looooove the soft pastel colours & dandelions in this pattern pack ;o)) Can never resist blowing a dandelion in the wind ;o))

Part of the image is highlighted with Anita's clear gloss for a 3d effect and I have added some stickles too. Borders are dotted with white liquid pearls and the sentiment is a digi ... ta-daaaa! ;o))

Now, for a few challenges:

2 Sisters - #134 Pastels
Dutch Dare Card Challenge - #207 Girls
Nana Vic's Challenges Anything Goes
Top Tip Tuesday #97 Up Up and Away
Cupcake Craft - Sparkle
There She Goes - Matting with Black Cardstock
Sparkle N Sprinkle - Glitter

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Saturday 9 March 2013

With Sympathy

Hi Peeps
Got my Spellbinders Grand Calibur today woop woop!! ;o))
So had to figure out how to use my clear embossing folders in it - thanks YouTube! ;o))

Background is embossed with a sizzix / Stampin Up! embossing folder.
Added some clear glitter and a few plastic pearl-drops  for a sparkle effect ... Bob's-yer-uncle!
My apologies for the not-so-good picture but the dull weather is a pain in the ... ;o))
Oh, sentiment stamped with black Stazon ink...

Okidoki, a few challenges I'm entering:
365 Cards –  Day 66 - White Space Challenge
MilkCoffee Challenge - White on White
My Heart Pieces Digital Stamps Challenge -  Use your favourite 3 things 
(mine is a stamp, glitter & embossing folders)
Forever friends - lots of flowers
Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up - Anything Goes
Inspire Me Fridays – Anything Goes always
Creative Moments - #12 sentiment

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St Paddy's

Hi Peeps
So on the 17th o' March we'll be partying in green here in Ireland... yip.. St. Patrick's Day is on the way!! ;o)) I do hope we'll have a clear Spring day for all the events planned.

Shapes are cut with my Silhouette (always have so much green offcuts left over in my stash ;o))  and embossed with a Stampin Up embossing folder. The glasses - highlighted with Anita's 3D glossy accent. Sentiment is computer generated and is a freebie from HERE. 

Okidoki, a few challenges:
Dillybeanschallenge - Green
Celebrate the Occasion - #102 Luck of the Irish
Clear It Out! - Use Old Supplies - Challenge- Theme:  St Patricks Day Stash Item: Use up your green supplies 
Crafty Creations - #212 Green
Twisted Tuesday - Spring into Green, Twist, color green or recycled 
Digi Darla Challenge  Green
Great Impressions - Going Green (use green colour and/or something recycled on your project) 
One Stitch At A Time  - Green
Scrappy Frogs - Green/St Patric day
Hiding in my Craft Room - #87 Greens
Digi Haven Anything Goes Challenge - Green
Sandy's Crafty Creations - Anything goes with shades of green
Cards For Men  Monochrome
Creative Moments - #12 sentiment

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St Paddy's Freebies

Morning Peeps

Two St. Paddy's Freebies just for you:

(right click and save as ;o))

Images are saved in .png format.

Have a lovely day!

Friday 8 March 2013


Hey Peeps!
Another CAS card I'd like to share:

Papers and Owl are from my Silhouette library. Sentiment stamped with Stazon black ink. 'Added some clear gloss, sparkle and googly eyes and were done! ;o))

Okidoki, a few challenges:
Addicted to Stamps and More - Clean and Simple
Stampin' Royalty - Clean and Simple
CAS on Sunday - #3 Happy Birthday

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Newtons Law

Hi Peeps
A very quick CAS card for today:

Gorgeous Digi is a freebie Newtons Law and is coloured with Promarkers. I've highlighted parts of the digi with Anita's 3d gloss. Cardstock is from my stash . Sooo easy and quick... ta-daaaa! ;o))

Right-e-o, a few challenges:
Little Miss Muffet Challenges - #56 Boys Only
Fab 'n' Funky -  #161 Cute and Cuddly
Sisterhood of Crafters - Birthdays (2nd week)
Deep Ocean Challenge #46 For A Boy  (Week 2)
Forever Friends - Biweekly challenge : Bears
My Craft Spot - Tasty Treats
Pause, Dream, Enjoy - For the Boys
Stamp and Create - Fur or Feathers
Eclectic Ellapu - Create something for a Child 
Pile It On - Happy Birthday 

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Wednesday 6 March 2013

Easy Peasy

Hi Peeps

Just a quick card I made the eve. Sentiment is a freebie from Create with TLC. Part of the sentiment is highlighted with sparkles stickles. Circle background stamped with an old wooden circle rubber stamp in pastel green, blue & peach. My apologies for the dull pic but the weather is really bad today - no light ;o((

Okidoki, a few challenges:

  1. Loves Rubber Stamps - #42 Anything Goes
  2. Papertake Weekly - Anything goes
  3. Party Time Tuesdays - PTT #110 Die Cuts
  4. Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes
  5. ABC Challenges - Anything Goes
  6. Created With Love - Anything Goes
  7. House of Gilli - Anything goes with Pastels
  8. MyGrafico - Anything Goes
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Sunday 3 March 2013


Hi Peeps!
Another card for today.

Papers & sentiment are from Pink Petticoat's Big Fella collection.
Part of the image is highlighted with Anita's clear gloss for a 3d effect and I have added a few card candies from Craftwork Cards. Oh and I stitched borders with my sewing maching ... ta-daaaa! ;o))

Okidoki, a few challenges:
Shelly's Images -  Sew much fun
4 Crafty Chicks - #131 You've got me in [Stitches]
Digitally Sweet -Lets have a Birthday Party
Creative Corner Use Design Paper
Dutch Dare Card Challenge - #206 For the Boys
Digital Tuesday - include a digital element -#199 Birthdays
Through The Craft Room Door - Always Anything Goes!

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Thanks a Melon

Hiya Peeps

Papers & digi's are from Pink Petticoat's One in a Melon collection.
Part of the image is highlighted with Anita's clear gloss for a 3d effect and part of the sentiment is highlighted with sparkles stickles. Melons are raised with foam pads to add dimension. Added a few card candies from Craftwork Cards and bobs-yer-uncle...

Right sooooo, a few challenges:
Creative Corner-Use Design Paper
Inspire Me Fridays – Anything Goes always
Sweet Pea Stampers - M, SIO, E3 -week 4 use a digital stamp
Craft Us Crazy - 2W - #38 (W1 of 2) Anything goes
Divas by Design - 2E - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
Created With Love - 3E, C10 - Bright and Cheery
My Craft Spot - 1E - Pop It Up
The House That Stamps Built - What if? Wednesday - Sketch #F2013
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