Tuesday, 29 July 2008


NEWS FLASH!!!!!........................
Love and Marriage..available to buy as a download now!!xx

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Monday, 28 July 2008

Christmas Bay window

This is made using the 'Bay window' from Helping Hands Templates.
I embossed the main body of the window with a cuttlebug folder,added holographic glitter to the roof. the bower is from 'Dottie and George Christmas Download' from Charmed Cards And Crafts. Inside I used a personal impression stamps of a fireplace and 'Help from Margot' Sarah Kay stamp

Thursday, 24 July 2008

Its a Girl!! Cute card thursday challenge,papertake weekly challenge

This is the sketch for this weeks papertake weekly challenge and my card suits it perfectly. Upside down.

This is for the parents of the Baby girl, I used the wonderful Joanna sheen Victorian Companion Cd for the image and papers. The insert matches the beautiful picture too.

Tuesday, 22 July 2008

Bay window

This is made using a 'Bay window' template from Helping Hands Templates. I used ' Fannys cuddle' Sarah Kay stamp and sat her on a settee,then added the curtains and putting them all on a yellow back ground gives the effect of having a light on in the room.

Monday, 21 July 2008

Dottie in print again!! September 2008 out friday!!!

Congratulations Maureen & Brian

Neighbours of my parents have just become Grandparents to a baby girl! I made the Champagne bottle & hi-chair using the ever faithful Artyfarty patterns.

Sunday, 20 July 2008

Birthday Girl

For this card I used images from the amazingly brilliant Joanna Sheen Cd 'Dancing with shadows' I used Letraset rubdown for the greeting.

Celebration time

This is a demo card made using Jayne Nestorenko un-mounted stamps'Especially for you' collection. I used Whispers brush markers to watercolour them. And Letraset rubdown for the greeting. This would make a great end of school time card.

Friday, 18 July 2008

Oh Im in love....

With Sarah Kay stamps! if only they were in stock I could get more. They are beautiful just like my 10 year old daughter,less the chat lol!! the stamps are soo delicate and lovely to use.

I made this for a 13th birthday, i extended the image out of the frame by cutting bits of original image and adding similar by drawing them myself.

Thursday, 17 July 2008

To the one I love...

I have made this card as a demonstration card at Creative Craft Cabin,I was given a sheet of beautiful images to work with and this one is just soo lovely!
I drew a doodle on the corner with a gold pen, pricked it and then stitched the swirls in with gold thread. The sentiment is Letraset rubdowns.

Tuesday, 15 July 2008

16th Boys Birthday/papertake weekly challenge

Boys are notriously difficult to cater for,especially when they are 16!!And only grunt in response to everything,one grunt for yes two grunts for no...etc!!

This card is again using the fabulous Wacky font Number templates by Wendie Rhodes,I used DCWV black and white paper stack for the numbers and embossed them with the number Cuttlebug embossing folder. I then added the image from Rock til you drop bundle download from Charmed Cards and crafts

Monday, 14 July 2008

13th Birthday/papertake weekly challenge/Cute card thursday Challenge

This is for a girly 13 year old. I used the wonderful Wacky numbers Templates by Wendie Rhodes,there are 20 characters in total and comes in large and small font. The stamp is one of my favourites by cuddly buddly. I embossed the fashion backing paper with the number cuttlebug folder.

Monochrome Flowers

Monochrome is back.... This card is made using paper from DCWV black & White Paper Stack,a Stampendous stamp from the Montage collection & the sentiment is using a phrase from Jane Nestorenko's un-mounted stamps set 'especially for you' I usedBlack Sparkle heat it up embossing powder for the flowers and words

Sunday, 13 July 2008

Pillar box card/cute card thursdays challenge

I made this card using the new Helping Hands Template for the 'Pillar Box. I used a download from Cuddlybuddly 'Rainyday Bears for the image.

Friday, 11 July 2008

New Cards

This Bookatrix i made for a 45th wedding Anniversary.
I used printable acetate to print the design on from Crafters Companion CD 'Love' and their printing pack of papers. I added the sentiment using Letraset 'Rub downs' . The lovely spray of roses came from Mad about Cards. This card I made for a 75th Birthday, I decoupaged the image and chalked the greeting & Numbers, then added to a lovely Cadbury purple glitter card.

Tuesday, 8 July 2008

Creative Craft Cabin Competition/DCM peeloff challenge

This is my entry into Creative Craft Cabins competition, it is their 2nd anniversary this weekend and they are having demonstrations & workshops on Saturday and sunday by Jan of Keepsakes and Wendie Rhodes from Create and Craft. wendy will be judging the competition which is to make something different with their own design Template,so I made this wardrobe, I had great fun adding all the bits and pieces. Check out how to get there

Sunday, 6 July 2008

Sunday Challenge over on dotties world

Dottie,George & Cat collection can now be bought from where ever you live all over the world!! not just the Uk now, Dotties gone worldwide!!

Its Juliet turn to set the challenge this week, she is amazing at think of unique ideas for them, this time its think of a letter, i chose B,then you put as much on as possible beginning with your chosen letter.

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I used the tutorial on http://charmedcardsandcrafts.co.uk/ for the circular greeting. And Biker George from the new Rocking Collection now available!!

Saturday, 5 July 2008

Im now a Designer for

I have now become a designer for Helping Hands Templates.
Linnie designs the most fabulous templates,for a Latern,Wardrobe,toy box,green house and many more, she is seen quite regularly on Create & Craft TV!! so you could be seeing my designs made with her templates on there!!. Check out her blog for her challenge. http://linniepink.blogspot.com/

Friday, 4 July 2008

Anniversary Dottie & George &Deck the Halls Dottie & George

This was made using the wonderful Green house template from Helping Hands Templates,I used Dottie at home download and George at work download.

This window was made using the wonderful Helping hands template,checkout her new blog

And shop for the template http://www.helpinghandstemplates.co.uk/

I used the Greenhouse template and converted it into a conservatory adding Dottie and George from the Christmas collection.

Wednesday, 2 July 2008


It Dottie and George as biker George,hippy dottie,Vegas George, Beetle George,Rock n roll Dottie & George & others go have look see on Charmed Cards and Crafts click the blinkie, there is a set of coloured images too after the success of the christmas downloads.xx

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