Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Happy New Year!

Hi everyone

Happy New Year to you all, it may be a little late but we're still in January. 
Hopefully I'll get more blogging done this year.  (Sorry the photos are a little dull, I'm struggling to get the lighting right - roll on those sunny days)

Today I have a new Penny Black stamp today.


Items used:

Stamp - Penny Black and sentiment from LOTV
Coloured with ProMarkers
Papers, ribbon, button, chipboard corner - The Ribbon Girls
Gems and Stickles from my stash




I would like to enter the following challenges:


Penny Black Saturday Challenge - Anything Goes
Noor! UK Challenge - Anything Goes
Penny Black & More - Something New
Creative Inspirations - Something New
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge - Add a Sentiment

Thanks for stopping by and any comments you leave are really appreciated.

Sharon x 


Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Snowy the Snowman

Hi everyone

I've wanted this stamp for ages and have finally got my hands on it, although it is a little difficult to colour - well, we don't have purple snowmen do we??!!




Items used:

Stamp - Penny Black
Sentiment - LOTV
Coloured with ProMarkers and metallic markers
Papers - First Edition
Ribbon and charms - The Ribbon Girls
Dies - Spellbinders, Memory Box
Gem, shiny stuff and Glamour Dust from my stash




I would like to enter the following challenges:

Passion for ProMarkers - Mega Christmas Challenge
Winter Wonderland - Anything Goes
Penny Black Saturday Challenge - Winter or Christmas
Creative Inspirations - Winter/Christmas
Noor! Challenge - Anything Goes
The Holly & Ivy Christmas Challenge - Anything Goes
The Cutie Pie Challenge - Stars and/or Snowflakes




Thanks for stopping by today and any comments you leave are very much appreciated.

Sharon x 



Saturday, 11 November 2017

Carol singing

Hi everyone

I'm back again and finally in Christmas mode!





Items used:

Stamps - LOTV
Coloured with ProMarkers
Papers - LOTV
Bell charm - Ribbon Girls
Card stock, mirri card, ribbon, gems, Stickles and Glamour Dust from my stash

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Noor! challenge - Winter
Ribbon Girls November card challenge
Creative Inspirations - Sparkle
Christmas at Sweet Stamping - Anything Goes
The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge - Anything Goes


Thanks for stopping by today and any comments you leave are very much appreciated.

Sharon x 

Saturday, 7 October 2017

Down Memory Lane

Hi

Yet again I've been rummaging through my old stamps and come across the first LOTV stamp I ever bought:




Items used:

Stamps - LOTV
Coloured with ProMarkers
Paper - LOTV
Flowers, lace from Ribbon Girls
Ribbon and gems from my stash





I would like to enter the following challenges:

Ribbon Girls - October Card Challenge
In the Pink - Flower Power
Creative Inspirations - Anything Goes
Passion for ProMarkers - Pretty in Pink

Thanks for stopping by today and any comments you leaved are really appreciated.

Sharon x 



Saturday, 23 September 2017

Rest a while

Hi

Today I've got a card using another old favourite stamp:



Items used:

Stamp and sentiment - LOTV
Coloured with ProMarkers and chalks for the sky
Dies - Memory Box and Spellbinders
Twine and button - Ribbon Girls
Gems and paper from my stash

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Creative Inspirations - Seasonal (Summer)
Ribbon Girls - September Any Image Challenge
Passion for ProMarkers - Outdoors


Thanks for stopping by today and any comments you leave are really appreciated.

Sharon x 


Wednesday, 7 June 2017

Who's got the remote?!

Hi everyone

Today's card is a men's birthday card.  I paper pieced the chair and kept the design fairly simple:




Items used:

Stamp and sentiment - LOTV
Coloured with ProMarkers
Die - diamond press
Papers, button, gems and twine from my stash




I would like to enter the following challenges:

Sweet Stamping Challenge - For Dads or special men
Crafty Calendar Challenge - Boys will be Boys
Penny Black & More - Anything Goes
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge - Make it Masculine
Ribbon Girl June card challenge


Thank you for stopping by and any comments you leave are really appreciated.

Sharon x 

Tuesday, 9 May 2017

Wishful thinking

Hello everyone

Card making is getting back on track and the Penny Black stamps are out again:



Items used:

Stamp - Penny Black, sentiment - LOTV
Coloured with ProMarkers
Papers - LOTV
Die - Marianne Creatables
Chipboard decorative corner - The Ribbon Girl
Gems, Stickles and chalks (for background) from my stash
Ribbon - recycled from a Cadbury Easter egg box!




I would like to enter the following challenges:

Sweet Stamping Challenge - Cats and/or Dogs
Ribbon Girl May Challenge
The Cutie Pie Challenge - Ribbon and rubber
Passion for ProMarkers - Anniversary challenge (Bingo) (diagonal - Birthday, bling, punches/dies)
Deep Ocean Challenge - Anything Goes


Thank you for stopping by today and any comments you leave are really appreciated.

Sharon x