Wednesday, 16 May 2018

#394 Fab'n'Funky

Hi everyone,
Hope all is well and those who celebrated Mother's Day 
on Sunday I hope you had a wonderful day.

Today starts a new challenge

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #394

where our wonderful talented team mate Wends is the host.
Wends has chosen the theme "Retro Chic" and would like you to
tell us the era you are representing in your blog post.

Our sponsor this week is

  The Paper Shelter

where there is a great selection of Retro images.
I have chosen "Hey, Baby! available here in the shop.
Circa 1950's


TPS Precoloured image Hey Baby
MB Lattice die cut using rose coloured paper
Sentiments created on Word
MB Gearworks Border Die

I would like to enter the following challenges:

As always thanks for stopping by.
hugs,

Monday, 7 May 2018

#123 The Cuties

Hi everyone
We had a great weekend, visiting our daughter and family on Saturday 
then a visit with our Son and Granddaughter on Sunday....I'm a happy Mom now!

Today starts a new challenge at

The Cutie Pie Challenge #123 

sponsored by the fabulous

Di's Digi Stamps


The theme is "Add a Butterfly" I've used a pre-coloured image from the shop
 called Mushroom Mouse Coloured available here .


 Details:
DP - Michaels
Hello - Simon Says Die
Ribbon - Stamp Simply Ribbon Store
Butterflies - Martha Stewart punch
Layers have been machine stitched.

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by.
hugs,


Friday, 4 May 2018

#211

Hi everyone,
Apologies for being late with my post today. 
I've been running the roads all week and 
just remembered I didn't pre-schedule my post...but here it is.

Today started a new challenge at

Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge #211

hosted by our lovely Nikki who chose the theme
"Beautiful in Blues

My card is for our youngest granddaughter who today is a Teenager

Details:
Image - Mo's Digital Pencil
Frame - Marianne Dies
HB - MB die
Flowers - Spellbinders
Leaves - MB die
Number - QuicKutz

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for being here today and if you get a chance please
stop by the blog and see the wonderful creations from my talented team mates
and play along is you like.
hugs,
 

Wednesday, 2 May 2018

#392

Hi everyone,
I hope you are all well.  Looks like we skipped Spring in my little corner
and went right into Summer. Not complaining as it's been a very long winter.

Today we have a new challenge starting at
where I have the honour of hosting.
Theme is "Embossing, wet or dry"


DP - Polkadoodles
Sentiments cut from Polkadoodles DP
Butterfly - MB Drifting Side Butterfly, embossed with SU folder
Corner of DP cut and embossed - MB Clara Corner Die
Number - QuicKutz

I would like to enter the following challenges:


Thanks for stopping by today.
We'd love it if you could visit the blog and play along with us this week .
hugs,

Friday, 27 April 2018

~ Snowflakes ~

Hello everyone,
Today starts a new challenge at

Winter Wonderland Challenge

hosted by our lovely Hazel
who has chosen the theme
"Snow Much Fun"

We are sponsored by the fabulous

SheepSki Designs

Andrea has kindly supplied the team with some digi's to play with
and I've chosen "Head Stand" available here in the Shop.
Hubby had a chuckle when he saw this card..he loved the fun image

Snow flakes - Spellbinder dies
Merry Christmas - MB Die
DP - from my stash
Coloured with Copics

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Thanks for stopping by today. I hope you get a chance
to start on your Christmas cards and join us this week.
hugs,

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

#391

Hi everyone,
Today starts a new challenge at 

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #391

hosted by our lovely Pat
Since this is the last challenge of the month the theme is

"Christmas"

I've used a lot of Memory Box dies on my card today.
I would like to enter the following challenges:

It's great to get a head start on those Christmas cards so why don't
you join us this week. We'd love to see you there.
hugs,

Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Fab'n'Funky ~ Fantasy

Hi everyone,
I hope all is well with you and yours.
The sun is supposed to shine today and I can't wait.
   With the horrible winter storms that blew thru on the weekend 
we are ready for it to feel more like Spring.  
I had a little retail therapy yesterday to make up for the days
I was confined to the house due to the weather.  All is as it should be now!

Today starts a new challenge at

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #390

where our lovely host Susan has chosen the theme
"Fantasy / Fairy Tales"

Our fabulous sponsor this week is

The Paper Shelter

who are offering a wonderful prize to the winner.

I have created a box using a pre-coloured digi called
 A Smart Snowhite available here in the shop.

I decorated the front of the drawers adding a diecut
using Marianne Creatables die


Thank you for stopping by.
Hope you get a chance to play along with us this week.
hugs,

Monday, 9 April 2018

The Cutie Pie Challenge ~ Delightful Digi's

Hi everyone,
It's Monday and time for a new challenge at

The Cutie Pie Challenge #122

We are sponsored by the wonderful

 Little Miss Muffet Stamps

who generously gave the team some digi's to play with.
I've coloured with Copics this cutie called Swings'n'Slides Lil'Monster
Available here in the shop.


DP - From my Stash
Monsters: QuicKutz
Number: QuicKutz
Happy Birthday - Spellbinders
Button - From my stash
MB Rectangles

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today and hope you can play along with us
this week.
hugs,
 

Friday, 6 April 2018

Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge #209

Hi everyone,
I hope all is well.  Sending hugs to those who are in need.

Today starts a new challenge at

Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge #209

where our  theme is "Add a Sentiment"

I've coloured with Copics a sprite from Aurora Wings called "Lilac Sprite"
This adorable digi is a party favor on  Aurora Wings Challenge #65 if you play along.
  Thank you Mitzi.


 DP - Graphic 45
Flowers - Martha Stewart punch
Ribbon - Stamp Simply Ribbon Store
Sentiment - TLC Create

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today.
Please check out the blog and see the wonderful inspiration
by my talented team mates and play along if you can.
Take care,


Wednesday, 4 April 2018

Fab'n'Funky Challenge

Hi everyone,
Today starts a new challenge at

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #388

where our lovely host Wendy has chosen the theme "Handmade Flowers"

I've coloured with Copics a favourite Sugar Nellie image called Sybil
The flowers were made using MB Magnificent Mum Floral Blooms and
Magnificent Mum Background dies.  Corner cut using a Poppy die called Clara Corner.
Leaves are a Marianne die


I would like to enter the following challenges:
A Bit More Time to Craft Challenge #65

Thanks for stopping by.  Play along with us if you can.
hugs,

Friday, 30 March 2018

Winter Wonderland Challenge

Happy Good Friday everyone,

...and a Happy Easter to you all.

Today starts a new Challenge at

Winter Wonderland Challenge

where like always we would like to see your Christmas creations, this time using animals
We are sponsored by the wonderful Pink Gem Designs who generously sponsored us with our choice of digi.   I've chosen a topper called "Blue Igloo Bear card Topper Kit" available here in the shop.
I really enjoyed putting this together.


Images cut twice and added with pop dots
Die Cut - Marianne dies
Rhinestones added to snowflakes

Inside

Another page from the kit, printed twice then cut and added to both sides
Die Cuts - Memory Box

I would like to enter the following challenges:

 Thanks for stopping by today.
Hope you get a chance to play along with us this week.
hugs,

 

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Umbrella Bouquet

Hi everyone,
Today starts a new challenge at

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #387

Where our lovely host Judith has selected the theme "Easter"

We are sponsored by the wonderful DigiStamps4Joy who supplied us
with a few images to play with.  I've chosen Umbrella Bouquet available here in the shop.




Details:
DP - Polkadoodles
Ovals - Spellbinders
Tag - Spellbinders, words - Mo's Digital Pencil 
Leaves - MB
Felt flowers and buttons from my stash
Lace - Stamp Simply Ribbon Store

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Always Fun Challenge #51 - Easter  4.01

Hope you can drop by the blog and see the wonderful inspiration
from my teammates and join us if you can.
hugs,



Saturday, 24 March 2018

Flower for Birthday

Hi everyone,
I've a card to show you that was requested by a friend.
Lots of photo's today so hope you will stick with me.



Colouring medium -  Spectrum Noir pastels
Frame - Marianne Dies
Tag - Spellbinders
DP - Stampin Up that I've been hoarding

I would like to enter the The Flower Challenge #18:



We woke up to bright sunny skies with a 20 deg F temperature this morning and
this is what I saw when looking out the window. We had some high winds
and large waves crashing ashore this week. Here is the ice sculpture Mother Nature created.




Thanks for stopping by,
hugs,
Pat K xx

Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Santa's Helper

Hello everyone,
Spring has arrived but Old Man Winter will not give up..brrr!  It's a bright sunny day as I schedule this post but man does the lake look wild with strong icy winds causing white caps.  
I can hear the waves crashing ashore...makes me want to stay indoors today.

This cold snap is making me think of Christmas and that's just what the theme this week is at 

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #386

where our lovely Helen is hosting.

I've coloured with Copics a new (for me) image from Mo's Digital Pencil called "Santa's Helper" 


This little guy was so much fun to colour..just look at that little face...so darn cute.
I die cute MB Merry Christmas die in black,  glued it to green paper and
fussy cut around it for background, then made a green silk bow.
Brought out my sewing machine to sew the outside frame.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
CHNC #377  Mar 24 
12 Months of Christmas Challenge 39 - March 

Thanks for stopping by today. Hope you get a chance to play along
with us this week.
hugs,


Monday, 12 March 2018

Spring Cuties at The Cutie Pie Challenge

Hello friends,

It's been a quiet weekend for us so I managed to get some crafting done
that I will be showing you later this week but today
it's time for a new challenge at

The Cutie Pie Challenge #121

where we would like to have you show us "Spring Cuties".

We are sponsored by the fabulous

Bugaboo Stamps

who generously supplied us digi's of our choice.

I've coloured with Copics the adorable "Tulip Hedgie" available here in the shop.

Design paper is Graphic 45,
Umbrella die from MFT as well as the fence and clouds

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Brown Sugar Challenge #276
Bugaboo Challenge ~ All Creatures Big and Small

Hope you get a chance to play along with us and check out
the wonderful inspiration from my team mates.
hugs,