Saturday, 30 August 2008

Sunday Challenge...Christmas

This week over on Dotties World
Its Juliets turn to set the sunday challenge and its Christmas,use a Charmed download and make it Christmas, it ofcourse doesnt have to be a Christmas image, as I have used,sleeping kitty from the Cat collection

I printed on to a sheet of water slide decal transfer,after adding the colour to kitty on paint,as this was a transclucent download. When the images has been printed I cut it out and spray with Crystal Acrylic spray vanish, this make the transfer image water proof,then you can treat it like a decal,by soaking backing off in water for 30 seconds and placing on the glass,then carefully squeegy the water out to make te decal adhere to the glass.
This is now washable after 24hrs left to dry,but not dishwasher or microwave proof,also you mustnt soak the glass or the transfer will eventually dissolve.
I am going to make a set for Christmas,as they can be used for wine or a dessert,they make ideal gifts and the images could be changed to an anniversary or special birthday or engagement etc.

Dawn has blog candy!!

Check out Dawns blog for Candy,well worth a visit!!

Tuesday, 26 August 2008

80th Birthday Pop-out card

I used an image from Joanna sheens Victorian companion cd for this card
On the inside I printed 80 out on word ,cut it out and added to a piece of acetate,using strong jewellery nylon I suspended the numbers in the aperture I had cut out of a piece of a4 card.

I made the backing paper on word again,to put behind the number

Sunday, 24 August 2008

Sunday Challenge ..Tagged

This week,over on Dotties World its ...You've been tagged,they can be large,small,tag books anything with tags I used Dottie and George from the Christmas collection available at Charmed Cards and Crafts
I added colour using watercolour pencils,embossed a complimenting blue backing paper with the swiss dots cuttlebug folder also available from Charmed cards. The Christmas Tree decoupage is by Trimcrafts .

Also now available is another fantastic set from Louise,its the Halloween collection,checkout the downloads you'll be amazed!!

Saturday, 23 August 2008

New stamps!! Available from Joanna Sheen

These are the new 'Messy Rabbit' unmounted stamps available from Joanna Sheen.

Tuesday, 19 August 2008

Nativity Shed

Well I do believe I feel very festive!! It must be the glorious weather we are having....Not!!
I used the Shed template from Helping Hands Templates I used a snow writer for the snow,which reminds me of icing on a gingerbread house!

Inside I used the wonderful Nativity image from Charmed Cards and Craftsofcourse.
I used a holly punch to make the holly and added it into the shed.

Monday, 18 August 2008

Christmas Fireplace/ABC challenge Holiday

This is another version of the fireplace,using Helping Hands Template 'Fireplace'
I uwsed various Christmas Embelishmentsmy favourites are the Christmas tree they were from a Dawn Bibby Christmas TSV on QVC they are completely glitter and are gorgeous! Over on ABC Challenge it is 'h....for holidays' so I have chosen Christmas holidays

Sunday, 17 August 2008

Sunday challenge on Dotties world-pink.Pink..PINK!!

There is a bit of a techncal glitch over on Dotties World

Karen was going to set the challenge this week but is without internet connection,which is not good as she has her online Business Charmed Cards and Crafts too!

Anyway the challenge is Pink!! Use as much pink as you can and add a jewel or gems,also ofcourse using a Charmed Download.

This is my challenge sample

I used lil dot image from the new 'Love & Marriage' download available at charmed designed by Louise
I decoupaged lil dot,after resizing on word on the pc, added Stickles diamond glitter glue,I used the embellishments,including the string of pearl gems from the Let make cards issue 17..

Saturday, 16 August 2008

Birthday Fireplace

This is made using a Helping hands template 'Fireplace' I used Jolee Boutique embelishments for the Dress,tiara & ballet shoes. I used shrink plastic for the mask

Karens Blog Candy

Karen of Charmed Cards and crafts has some blog candy to give away,you should check out her blog for free sentiment circles too, she is a very talented lady,full of imagination and expertise!! Click on this link to go to her blog Crafty goings on Thanks Karen.xx

Tuesday, 12 August 2008

Anniversary Card

It was my turn over on Dotties world a week ago,to set the challenge,before I went away.nd it was Aperture...Ribbon and Doodles this was my example card I used a Keepsake board by the Glitter Girls,cutting the gate and aperture out
I made a greeting using a cropodile and cord,this can be used to hang on a wine bottle.
Using a cropadile again I attached the ribbon through the card.
I used one. of the brand new images from Charmed cards Dottie and George downloads 'Love and Marriage. The flower peeloffs came free witha magazine.

I'M back....!!!!

Hi all, just got back from our hols in Looe, my goodness could there be any more rain in the clouds!! Lovely place bit wet lol!!!
Got sorting out to do then will be sending the Crafts beautiful Atc swap out and then get down to the business of filling the house full of glitter again, the dog just doesnt seem the same without glitter lol!!!Hope you are all well.xx

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